The Flame of the Khan.London, Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, 1934 Stock Code: 73119
NotesFirst edition, first impression; copies in the dust jacket are notably scarce.Dix (1888-1977) was a prolific author who spent much of his life in Canada and contributed a number of thrillers to the Sexton Blake Library in the 30s. The Encyclopaedia of Science Fiction describes The Flame of Khan as containing "fantastic elements, including a gem with occult powers".
Octavo. Original red cloth, titles and ruling to spine and upper board in black. With the dust jacket.
Very lightly rubbed at extremities. An excellent copy in the dust jacket that is a little rubbed and creased at the edges with some small nicks and short closed tears.
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