Shiel, M. P.
Title The Empress Of The Earth And The Purple Cloud.
Binding Oversize paperback original.
Book Condition Fine (as new) copy.
Edition First edition (& 1st printing).
Publisher Reynolds Morse Foundation: Cleveland, Ohio. 1979.
0934236003 / 9780934236003
Seller ID 16781
Omnibus edition of the two novels (Empress Of The Earth, 1898 later reissued as The Yellow Danger: and The Purple Cloud, 1901), both facsimile reproductions of the serial appearances in the original periodicals. The Empress Of The Earth was cut by the author for book publication (as THE YELLOW DANGER), while The Purple Cloud was greatly expanded from the serial to the novel format. Plus fifteen short stories, again reproductions from their original magazine appearance: with notes and introduction by A. Reynolds Morse. Published as Vol. I of the Reynolds Morse edition of The Works of M.P. Shiel, the first book of a four volume set. Issued as paperbound sheets in ring binder between hardcover boards.