London, Arrowsmith, n.d. [1899 Ox]. First Edition. First Impression. Lost Race. Not in Blieler, In Locke [volII, p58] "Utopian Satire about a decidedly un-energetic nation of people inhabiting a large imaginary South Seas island." "Whimsical spoof of Lotos-land with imperious females." [Suvin, Science Fiction Studies, July 1980, wherein Suvin calls for the book to be excluded from science fiction bibliographies]. COPAC locates four copies. Very good condition with some wear to the ribbed cloth, spine toned. Provenance: George Locke (though not the copy in Spectrum as it lacks the mentioned bookplate). [5949, Hyraxia Books].