London: Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, 1900. Illustrated by Paget, Sidney. Hardcover. Item #29861
viii, 9-373pp + pp of publisher's advertisements. Litho picture boards with cloth back, spine lettered in gold, advertisement for Holbrook's Worcestershire sauce on the rear board. Frontispiece and fifteen inserted plates with illustrations by Sidney Paget. Episodic novel featuring Norman Head battling the villainess, Madame Koluchy. Light wear to corner tips and edges, mild scattered foxing. A bright, very good+ copy. Uncommon. Queen's Quorum #27. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 1469. In Bleiler, 1978, p. 137. In Hubin, 1994, p. 566. ; Octavo.