Cheltenham: Printed for Private Circulation By Burrow's Press Ltd., 1927. First Edition. Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Very Good. Item #005505061
Exceptionally rare privately printed fantasy play set in Atlantis - only one other copy is known to survive (in Australia). No copies are recorded in the US or UK. Original stiff dark green textured wraps printed in black (minor fading and wear; smudge or light stain to foreedge). Herbert Henry Martyn (who this work is ascribed to by Worldcat), 1843-1937, was a remarkable man. Sculptor, carver, business owner, founder of H H Martyn & Co of Cheltenham, which later became Gloster Aircraft Co. (manufacturer of the Gladiator, Hurricane, Meteor, etc.). And apparently also a playwright of a rare work on Atlantean themes. Description: 84 pages Responsibility: by H.H.M ; [attributed to H.H. Martyn].