[Decorative Designers (binding design)]; Du Maurier, George (author and illustrator)
Title THE MARTIAN
Book Condition Very good +
Edition First American Edition
Publisher New York Harper and Brothers 1897
Illustrator Decorative Designers (cover design); Du Maurier, George (author and illustrator)
Seller ID 415
8vo (5 ¼ x 7 ½ ). pp. 457 + glossary and advts. An unsigned pictorial binding design in sage green and gilt, with gilt titles on the spine. John Lehner suggests that the cover design was created by the Decorative Designers. The story of a young man who becomes the greatest writer in England by means of inspiration from the planet Mars. Frontis. and 48 additional illustrations by the author. A bright copy with a hint of sun darkening to the spine and light shelf-wear to the bottom edges. Minsky I:81.