David Lindsay - A Voyage to Arcturus - Methuen, 1920, First Edition.


Availability: In Stock Out Of Stock
Code: 7862

£1,500.00 £0.00
Earn 0 Rewards Points

SOLD
ADD TO WISHLIST

London, Methuen, 1920. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. A very good copy. Lacking the jacket. Currey's binding A, issue A. Being the earliest issue of the book (gilt stamped spine, undated ads), one of c600 copies out of 1250. A rare work of fantasy, will elements of science fiction. Highly regarded and influential, undoubtedly a highlight of speculative fiction collecting. An influence on both Tolkien and Lewis (Sayer, p153: Humphrey, p) [Bleiler, p124 as Occult, Extraterrestrial Cultures and allegory] Ex-libris plate of Percival Hinton, Phillpotts bibliographer, so presumably his copy. Spine faded, spine tips and corners bumped and softened. Top edge a little dusty. Owner's stamp to front endpaper. [Manlove, p4; Cawthorn & Moorcock, p71; Roberts, p164; Barron, 2:72] [7862, Hyraxia Books].

Have a question?






You may also like

Terry Pratchett - A Hat Full of Sky - Doubleday, 2004, UK Proof Edition

Terry Pratchett - A Hat Full of Sky - Doubleday, 2004, UK Proof Edition

£100.00
Kazuo Ishiguro - Never Let Me Go - Faber, 2005, Limited Edition.  Signed

Kazuo Ishiguro - Never Let Me Go - Faber, 2005, Signed Limited Edition.

£275.00
George Orwell - Nineteen Eighty-Four - Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1949, Proof.

George Orwell - Nineteen Eighty-Four - Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1949, Proof (Advance Review Copy).

£1,200.00
Arkadi & Boris Strugatski [Strugatsky] - The Final Circle of Paradise - Dobson, 1979,

Arkadi & Boris Strugatski [Strugatsky] - The Final Circle of Paradise - Dobson, 1979, First Edition.

£60.00
E.J. Detmold - The Bookman Portfolio illustrating The Arabian Nights - Hodder & Stoughton, 1924, First Edition.

E.J. Detmold - The Bookman Portfolio illustrating The Arabian Nights - Hodder & Stoughton, 1924, First Edition.

£100.00
Brian Aldiss - The Helliconia Trilogy [comprising] Spring, Summer and Winter - Jonathan Cape, 1982-1985, First Edition.

Brian Aldiss - The Helliconia Trilogy [comprising] Spring, Summer and Winter - Jonathan Cape, 1982-1985, First Editions.

£125.00
Peter Crowther [editor] - Postscripts 2: Summer 2004 - PS Publishing, 2004, UK Signed Limited Edition

Peter Crowther [editor] - Postscripts 2: Summer 2004 - PS Publishing, 2004, UK Signed Limited Edition

£100.00
Robert A. Heinlein - Sixth Column - Gnome Press, 1949, First Edition.

Robert A. Heinlein - Sixth Column - Gnome Press, 1949, First Edition.

£350.00
Zenna Henderson - The People: No Different Flesh - Gollancz, 1966, First Edition.

Zenna Henderson - The People: No Different Flesh - Gollancz, 1966, First Edition.

£375.00
Anonymous [William Beckford] - An Arabian Tale [Vathek] from an Unpublished Manuscript - J. Johnson, 1786, First Edition.

Anonymous [William Beckford] - An Arabian Tale [Vathek] from an Unpublished Manuscript - J. Johnson, 1786, First Edition.

£2,500.00
David Eddings - Queen of Sorcery: Book Two of the Belgariad - Century, 1982, First Edition.

David Eddings - Queen of Sorcery: Book Two of the Belgariad - Century, 1982, First Edition.

£325.00
Fritz Leiber - The Best of Fritz Leiber - Chatto & Windus, 1974, First Edition.

Fritz Leiber - The Best of Fritz Leiber - Chatto & Windus, 1974, First Edition.

£40.00
Fritz Leiber - Rime Isle - Whispers Press, 1977, Signed Limited Edition.

Fritz Leiber - Rime Isle - Whispers Press, 1977, Signed Limited Edition.

£50.00
Thea Von Harbou - Metropolis - August Scherl, 1926, DE First Edition

Thea Von Harbou - Metropolis - August Scherl, 1926, DE First Edition

£3,000.00
H.G. Wells - When the Sleeper Wakes - Harper & Brothers, 1899, First Edition.

H.G. Wells - When the Sleeper Wakes - Harper & Brothers, 1899, First Edition.

£475.00
Orson Scott Card - Ender's Game - Century, 1985, UK First Edition

Orson Scott Card - Ender's Game - Century, 1985, UK First Edition

£500.00
Robert Bloch - Psycho - Simon & Schuster, 1959, First Edition.

Robert Bloch - Psycho - Simon & Schuster, 1959, First Edition.

£1,500.00
Neil Gaiman & Stephen Jones [editors] - Now We Are Sick - DreamHaven, 1991, Limited Edition.  Signed

Neil Gaiman & Stephen Jones [editors] - Now We Are Sick - DreamHaven, 1991, Limited Edition. Signed

£300.00
Peter Crowther [editor] - Postscripts 3: Spring 2005- PS Publishing, 2005, UK Signed Limited Edition

Peter Crowther [editor] - Postscripts 3: Spring 2005- PS Publishing, 2005, UK Signed Limited Edition

£100.00
Margaret Atwood - Oryx & Crake, The Year of the Flood & Maddaddam - McClelland & Stewart, 2003-2013, Signed First Edition.

Margaret Atwood - Oryx & Crake, The Year of the Flood & Maddaddam - McClelland & Stewart, 2003-2013, Signed First Editions.

£325.00

This website is Copyright © 2019. Email: shop@hyraxia.com, Phone: 07557 652 609