John Ulrich Giesy (1877-1947), who also wrote under the pseudonym Charles Dustin, was an American physician, novelist and author. A medical graduate of Starling Medical College in Columbus, Ohio, he began to contribute stories to the Western Monthly in 1910. He wrote prolifically, being published in many of the magazines of the day. His first major work was The Occult Detector (1912) written with Junius B. Smith whom he collaborated with on many other works including: The Purple Light (1912), The House of the Ego (1913), ...
John Ulrich Giesy (1877-1947), who also wrote under the pseudonym Charles Dustin, was an American physician, novelist and author. A medical graduate of Starling Medical College in Columbus, Ohio, he began to contribute stories to the Western Monthly in 1910. He wrote prolifically, being published in many of the magazines of the day. His first major work was The Occult Detector (1912) written with Junius B. Smith whom he collaborated with on many other works including: The Purple Light (1912), The House of the Ego (1913), Rubies of Doom (1913), The Web of Destiny (1915), A Bit of All Right (1917), The Compass in the Sky (1917), The Black Butterfly (1918), Stars of Evil (1919), The House of the Hundred Lights (1920), Wolf of Erlik (1921), The Opposing Venus (1923), The House of Invisible Bondage (1926) and The Green Goddess (1931). His other works include: The Blue Bomb (1913), The Miracle (1914), Maurine (1915), Ebb-Tide (1915), The House of the Hawk (1915), Mimi (1917), The House in the Mist (with Octavus Roy Cohen, 1917), Palos of the Dog Star Pack (1918), Mouthpiece of Zitu (1919), Out of a Clear Sky (1921), Jason, Son of Jason (1921) and A Comedy of Terrors (with Octavus Roy Cohen, 1922).
Good Condition in Good jacket. Ex-library with typical marks, light discoloring; a good solid book. The jacket has light wear, fading, staining along the outer edges; price intact on front flap. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Inventory No: 138002.
Very Good/Very Good. Ex-Library. Pocket removed from rear pastedown. Stamps on pastedowns, half-title page and page 25. Call letters on spine. Slight spine roll. Very faint crease in first few pages. A few very faint stress creases on DJ. Tiny crease in DJ at lower corner of front flap. DJ spine slightly sunned. Very faint sticker ghost on DJ spine. A couple tiny tears in top edge of rear flap of DJ.
Very Good, Good++ Short 8VO, Hardcover. Hardcover in dust jacket. Clean yellow cloth boards with title in black on spine. Light foredge soil and foxing. Text pages are clean. Red illustrated dust jacket is sun faded on spine. Minor soil. Looks nice when placed in new protective mylar. Always carefully wrapped and shipped in cardboard boxes to protect your purchase.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. First edition. Illustrated by Gray Morrow, dustwrapper design. Very good or better in very good dustwrapper. Hardcover has yellow dye from cloth on bottom edges of end pages, bookplate, dustwrapper rumpled from exposure to moisture. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. Very good hardcover with DJ. SCARCE. COLLECTIBLE FIRST EDITION. FORMER COLLECTOR'S COPY. PAGES CLEAN AND UNMARKED. Covers show a few stain marks from previously affixed DJ cover. Binding is tight, hinges strong. Dust jacket in very good condition…. shows very light wear on spine edges. Presented with clear mylar ARCHIVAL book jacket cover.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
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