The History of Atlantis. Lewis SPENCE, Leslie Shepard.

The History of Atlantis.

New York: University Books, 1968. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Large octavo, 238pp. Original red cloth with black lettering to spine, with sixteen full page b&w plates. A reprint of this popular history with a new Foreword by Leslie Shepard. The author James Lewis Thomas Chalmers Spence (1874 - 1955) was a Scottish journalist, folklorist, and prolific author of books on the occult etc. He developed a strong interest in the fabled land of Atlantis, and wrote a number of books on the subject, following broadly the direction set for the Ignatius Donnelly. Lower spine and edges bruised and lightly rubbed, page edges darkened, bookshop sticker to front blank, otherwise a tight, unmarked better than VG copy in VG dust jacket (dust jacket spine faded, extremities chafed, not clipped). Item #56560

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