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Ultimo : an imaginative narration of life under the earth

Author: John Vassos; Ruth Vassos
Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1930.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is a scientific fantasy set forth in a curious document by a man of the future looking backward, and recounting the history of humanity's sojourn inside the earth on the eve of his departure from it. This mighty conception is illuminated by the remarkable drawings of Mr. Vassos, whose art is so peculiarly adapted to the projection of the human mind into these limitless realms." -- Dust jacket.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
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Vassos, John, 1898-1985.
Ultimo, an imaginative narration of life under the earth.
New York, E.P. Dutton, 1930
(OCoLC)654595822
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Vassos; Ruth Vassos
OCLC Number: 1665804
Description: 44 unnumbered pages, 22 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: with projections by John Vassos and the text by Ruth Vassos.

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"This is a scientific fantasy set forth in a curious document by a man of the future looking backward, and recounting the history of humanity's sojourn inside the earth on the eve of his departure from it. This mighty conception is illuminated by the remarkable drawings of Mr. Vassos, whose art is so peculiarly adapted to the projection of the human mind into these limitless realms." -- Dust jacket.

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