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The Chessmen of Mars by  Edgar Rice Burroughs - First edition - 1922 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

The Chessmen of Mars

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Condition: Red cloth titled in black. Near fine copy in bright, very good plus dust jacket (spine panel toned, a few scuffs along front spi


Chicago: McClurg, 1922. First edition. Illustrated with 8 plates by J. Allen St. John. 1 vols. 8vo. Red cloth titled in black. Near fine copy in bright, very good plus dust jacket (spine panel toned, a few scuffs along front spine fold). First edition. Illustrated with 8 plates by J. Allen St. John. 1 vols. 8vo. The fifth book of the Mars series. Bleiler (1978), p. 35; Reginald 02278; Zeuschner


The Chessmen of Mars is an Edgar Rice Burroughs science fiction novel, the fifth of his famous Barsoom series. Burroughs began writing it in January, 1921, and the finished story was first published in Argosy All-Story Weekly as a six-part serial in the issues for February 18 and 25 and March 4, 11, 18 and 25, 1922. It was later published as a complete novel by A. C. McClurg in November, 1922.


  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 312170
  • Title: The Chessmen of Mars
  • Author: Burroughs, Edgar Rice
  • Format/binding: Illustrated with 8 plates by J. Allen St. John. 1 vols. 8vo
  • Book condition: Used - Red cloth titled in black. Near fine copy in bright, very good plus dust jacket (spine panel toned, a few scuffs along front spi
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: McClurg
  • Place: Chicago
  • Date published: 1922
  • Keywords: Science Fiction / Fantasy | Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Bookseller catalogs: Literature;


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