Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; , 9-317,  pages
Publisher: Tarzana, CA: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1948.
Illustrator: Illustrated by John Coleman Burroughs
A most attractive first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket with minor edgewear. A card from the publisher detailing a "near-disastrous" fire that occurred in the Edgar Rice Burroughs storeroom on Saturday, May 3, 1958 is laid in. Blue cloth with red lettering on the front cover and spine. The illustration on the white dust-jacket and five interior black-and-white plates are by John Coleman Burroughs. Zeuschner 280.
"Once again, the Prince of Helium, the master swordsman of two worlds, brings us a story of high adventure on the dying planet that he loves so well. Here, as of yore, he crosses swords with some of Mars' most redoubtable swordsmen." (from the dust-jacket). The tenth novel of Barsoon; B & W Illustrations.