THE EYE OF ISTAR. A Romance of the Land of No Return. With Illustrations by Alfred Pearse.
Price: $65.00 USD
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Company.
Date Published: .
Edition: First American Edition
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 309323
First American edition. Octavo, original green decorative cloth designed and lettered in black, brown and silver. 382 pp, frontispiece and 5 additional full-page black & white plates by Pearse. Rear hinge slightly cracking, old ink name on inner front cover and title page, mild foxing to endpapers, cloth rubbd at the edges and some mild discolouration to the cloth. A very good copy.
¶ Lost Race novel. An underground entrance leads to a land called "Ea", from which there is no return. Here an antiquated people live, descended from Semiramis and her followers. Their city is vast and beautiful, and dims the grandeur of Babylon at its height.