THE DEVIL TREE OF EL DORADO. By Frank Aubrey (pseudonym).
Price: $35.00 USD
Publisher: New York: New Amsterdam Book Company.
Date Published:  [but later, circ
Edition: Later printing
Book Id: 4870
Seventh edition. Octavo, original green cloth decoratively stamped in white and tan on spine and front panel. 392 pp +  pp publisher's ads at rear. Frontispiece and three additional inserted black & white plates by D. Murray Smith [as issued: eight plates are called for in the list of illustrations but only four were issued with this edition]. White chalk lettering on spine effaced, a bit of chipping to the lettering on front cover, hairline crack to front hinge, small tear to top margin of frontispiece. A good, sound copy. ¶ Lost Race. A loose sequel to A Queen Of Atlantis, set in a mythical Eldorado, found on the crest of Roraima and populated by an advanced, non-Indian civilization. The visitors, at first received as gods, are later turned upon by a jealous high priest, who wishes to sacrifice them to a voracious flesh-eating tree.
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