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Octavo, pp. [i-iv] v-vii [viii] [1-2] 3-309 [310-312: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], inserted frontispiece with illustration by Lynd Ward, original black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in white, top edge stained yellow, fore-edge untrimmed, bottom edge rough trimmed. First edition. "Science fiction thriller revolving round a newly created plague bacterium against which there appears to be no antidote." - Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, pp. 171-72. "Persuasively authentic in its use of biological data, it is a well told story of the creation of artificial life in the form of a deadly virus, and of the dangers that beset the man who investigates the ensuing deaths." - Clute and Nicholls (eds), The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (1993), p. 686. Bleiler (1978), p. 153. Reginald 08539. Hubin (1994), p. 624. Some loss of white enamel on the spine panel, else a fine copy in nearly fine pictorial dust jacket (designed by Lynd Ward). A very attractive copy. (#152539). N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : THE MOTIVES OF NICHOLAS HOLTZ: BEING THE ...
Éditeur : Farrar & Rinehart Incorporated Publishers .
Date d'édition : 1936
Description du livre Farrar & Rinehart NY 1936, 1936. 1st edition. hardback Frontis by Lynd Ward. Worn covers, stamping to front end paper Good/None. N° de réf. du libraire 59407
Description du livre Farrar & Rinehart,, NY:, 1936. Paperback. État : Very Good. Frontispiece by Lynd Ward. Advance reading copy (paperback). Previous owner's name on front free endpaper, age toning to covers, else very good in illustrated wraps. ; 309 pages. N° de réf. du libraire 36631
Description du livre Farrar & Rinehart, Inc., New York, 1936. First Edition. 309 pp. Slightly yellowed endpapers with ex-library stamps on both front and back free endpapers. Black cloth with white titles. Corners bumped, head and tail of spine lightly worn, scratches. VG. N° de réf. du libraire 006150
Description du livre New York: Farrar & Rinehart, ., 1936. Black cloth, lettered in white. Pictorial frontis by Lynd Ward. First edition. A bit of wear at spine ends and bottom edges of boards slightly shelf rubbed, some faint tanning to endsheets, bookseller's label on rear pastedown, else a near very good, bright copy, without dust jacket. BLEILER, p.153. N° de réf. du libraire WRCLIT 44301
Description du livre NY: Farrar & Rinehart, 1936, 1936. Lynd Ward (illustrateur). vg- (hinge cracked but book tight; little title color chipping). rare! Merits bindery repair, which would be modestly priced for hing tightening. Illustrated by Lynd Ward color frontispiece. first edition. Binding is cloth. N° de réf. du libraire BOOKS005956I
Description du livre New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1936. First Edition. Very good in a good to very good dustwrapper. N° de réf. du libraire 16344
Description du livre Farrar & Rinehart (1936), NY, 1936. Lynd Ward (illustrateur). First Edition. 8vo, pp. 309. Illustrated by Lynd Ward. VG in dj (torn along the hinge, lacking 1/3 of the spine). Horror and Mystery novel of a runaway virus. N° de réf. du libraire 29563
Description du livre Farrar & Rinehart, Philadelphia, 1936. First Edition. Octavo. Black cloth boards, lettered in white on spine and front cover; 309pp; frontis. Gift inscription inside front cover, else a tight, straight and unmarked copy, VG to Near Fine, in the original Lynd Ward dustwrapper which is unclipped and complete but slightly worn at extremities, with a bit of soil and spine-sunning; about Very Good. Still a quite presentable copy. Frontispiece by Lynd Ward. Scientific dystopian fantasy in which a Faustian bacteriologist digs just a little too deep, setting loose a killer plague. In BLEILER (Checklist: 1972 ed, p. 217). N° de réf. du libraire 33360
Description du livre NY. Farrar & Rinehart. 1936., 1936. First Edition (With the F/R colophon on the copyright page). With a frontispiece by Lynd Ward who also designed the dustjacket. A tale of mystery, terror, and horror, involving a bacteriologist's nightmare. The rogue, mutant bacterium is capable of reproduction at a terrific rate, and it proves to be the carrier of a deadly plague, for which no one has an antidote. VG+/VG+ in shiny black woven cloth boards stamped brightly in white. In an edge-rubbed and chipped dustjacket which is missing a 1/4" piece at the top of the spine. The inside dustjacket flap has the original price of " Net $2.00". With the eerie and surreal drawings of Lynd Ward on the front panel of the dustjacket and the frontispiece. First Edition (With the F/R colophon on the copyright page). N° de réf. du libraire 2756
Description du livre Farrar & Rinehart, New York, 1936. Hardcover. First edition. Frontispiece and jacket illustrated by Lynd Ward. Fine in an attractive, very good dustwrapper with an old and small internal repair, and some age-toning on the rear panel. N° de réf. du libraire 95895