First Edition of "A Fighting Man of Mars"
BURROUGHS, Edgar Rice. Fighting Man of Mars. New York: Metropolitan Books, Inc. , 1931.
First edition. Octavo. 319, [1, blank] pp. Frontispiece.

Original red cloth lettered in green on front cover and spine. Top edge stained green. A near fine copy. In the original pictorial dust jacket by Hugh Hutton. Price clipped with small tear neatly repaired to front panel, spine very slightly chipped along extremities.

First published as a six-part serial in The Blue Book Magazine, April-September 1930, with cover art by Laurence Herndon for the first four and the sixth installments, and with seven black and white drawings by Frank Hoban in each installment.

HBS # 67055 $1,750