By Thor Swan
Hollywood   Privately Printed; The Press of Murray & Gee Inc
8" by 5.5" [8], 11-170pp
A scarce first edition Near Future novel by Thor Swan, signed by the author to the movie producer Jesse L. Lasky.
By Thor Swan

1939 Furfooze

Hollywood   Privately Printed; The Press of Murray & Gee Inc
8" by 5.5" [8], 11-170pp
A scarce first edition Near Future novel by Thor Swan, signed by the author to the movie producer Jesse L. Lasky.
£40.00
: 0.5kgs / : 893P46

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Description

Author's Presentation Copy, First Edition, Publishers' Original Binding, Scarce, Signed

The first edition of this scarce work.

Author's presentation copy, inscribed to the recto of the front endpaper, 'For Jesse L. Lasky, Esq. Sincerely, Thor Swan. Santa Barbara, California, February 17 1948'.

Lasky as a pioneering motion picture producer, who was one of the key founders of what later became Paramount Pictures. 

'Furfooze' is a Near Future satire, in which the body of a human from the Ice Age is brought back to life. 

By Thor Swan, this is his only known work.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, smart, with a few light marks to the boards and spine. Very light bumping to the head and tail of the spine. Author's inscription to the recto of the front endpaper. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean.

Very Good Indeed

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