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ODD JOHN.
Stapledon, Olaf.

ODD JOHN.

Methuen & Co. 1935.
1st Ed. Second Issue. v + 282pp. + [viii] publishers adverts. From the library of Anthony Lejeune, some light browning, original dark blue lettered blue cloth, chipped and sl. creased d/w. browned in part, clipped though not affecting price to flap. Stapledon’s third novel, exploring the theme of the Übermensch Super-man, this is the work that gave the world the term Homo superior. Second issue with publishers catalogue dated ‘835’ [August 1935] the first issue showed 535 [May 1935]. Scarce in the distinctive dust wrapper.
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