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Set in England the story concerns "the theft, from the Indian War Office, of a secret formula for a new and tremendously powerful explosive." Matheson, the inventor, is kidnaped and escapes to help find the thieves.
Title: The Matheson Formula.
Edition: First American Edition.
Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1929.
Binding: Hardcover gray cloth boards with red titles.
Book Condition: Ex. library in dust jacket. Small library stamp on top page edges. Light evidence of removals from front free and rear pastedown endpapers. The book is clean and pages bright in tight binding. Richard Rodgers designed jacket is very bright and shows a man running for a explosion. Light rubbing to jacket with sunning to spine. Two 3/4" chips at bottom of front panel with no effect on text or illustrations. Smaller chips at spine ends & corners.
Size: 8vo. 276 pp. plus 8 pp. adverts.
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 17789