The Lost World - Being an account of the recent amazing adventures or Professor George E. Challenger, Lord John Roxton, Professor Summerlee, and Mr. E. D. Malone of the “Daily Gazette”. - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 1912 - Hodder and Stoughton, London - First Edition ‘So tomorrow we disappear into the unknown. This account I am transmitting down the river by canoe, and it may be our last word to those who are interested in our fate.’

From the brilliant mind of Arthur Conan Doyle comes a a classic tale of adventure and exploration. The first in the
Challenger novel series, join heroes Edward Malon and Professor Challenger as they travel to a Lost World in the Amazon forest where dinosaurs, Pterodactyls, Cave Men, and other prehistoric creatures are found to be co-existing, cut off from the rest of the world.

Illustrated with eight lithographic plates, including a photographic frontispiece of members of the expedition, featuring Doyle wearing a fake beard as Professor Challenger.
  References: Green & Gibson, Bibliography of A Conan Doyle, A37a. Harold Locke, The Writings of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 61.

Octavo (19.5 x 14 cm). pp. vii [1] 9-319 [1]. Publisher's pictorial mid-blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt illustration of Challenger to upper, titled and bordered in white.
  Condition: Near fine, moderate sunning to spine, light rubbing to corners and spine edges, faint foxing to endpapers, preliminary pages and edges.   Ref: 108525   Price: HK$ 8,500