This Creeping Evil.

By: 'Sea-Lion',

Price: £75.00

Quantity: 1 available


One of two sf novels written by UK naval officer Geoffrey Martin Bennett using the 'Sea-Lion' pseudonym. Apart from a later Arrow paperback in 1963 this is the only edition of this novel. Both are very uncommon.

''pseudonym of UK naval officer and author Geoffrey Martin Bennett (1909-1983), whose two sf novels both deal with menaces at sea: The Invisible Ships (1950) indeed features invisible ships and THIS CREEPING EVIL (1950) features sea monsters and a threat to the UK'' (John Clute/Encyclopedia of SF, 3rd Edition).

Title: This Creeping Evil.

Author Name: 'Sea-Lion',

Categories: Other,

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co.: London.: 1950.

Binding: Hardcover.

Grading: Page edges a little browned, free endpapers part-browned, else a fine copy (bright red boards with black lettering) in a VG dustjacket with spine edge wear and one small (2cm) closed tear, and fading to top (white) part of the spine panel.

Seller ID: 45006