[Item #25845] The War-God Walks Again [Inscribed and Signed]. F. Britten AUSTIN, intro Major-General Sir Ernest Swinton.

The War-God Walks Again [Inscribed and Signed]

London: Williams & Norgate, 1926. First U.K. Edition. Octavo (19.5cm.); original red cloth, upper cover lettered in black, gilt-lettered spine; vii,[1],247pp. Spine cocked, endpapers toned, else Fine. Inscribed and signed by the author to a John U. Mussey (or Hussey?), dated on the White Star ocean liner the S.S. Celtic, 8 March, 1926.

One of the author's fictional "Future War" works, this a collection of eight short stories dealing with potential wars involving Great Britain. Austin, a former Captain during World War I, was known for detailing the dangers of modern military technology in his novels and short stories. BLEILER, p. 32.

Price: $50.00

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