Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1894. Illustrated by Harper, W. St. John. First Edition. Hardcover. Item #26432
vi, , 347pp. Original green cloth decorated in gold on the front panel and with gilt lettering and decorations on the spine panel. Frontispiece map and seven inserted plates with six illustrations by W. St. John Harper and a map. A lost race novel set in Antarctica. With the bookplate of Arthur E. Gundersen on the front pastedown endpaper and the blind stamps of the American Antiquarian Society on the title. Small spot and very mild soiling to cloth, small stain to top edge. A clean, very good+ copy. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 247. In Bleiler, 1978, p. 28. ; Octavo.