CALL OF THE SAVAGE - Otis Adelbert Kline - Variant DJ
The Original DJ Front Cover
CALL OF THE SAVAGE - Variant for Clode first edition - $9.99
The variant mounted on my book.
Call of the Savage - Variant dust jacket for the E. J. Clode first edition.
Fellow erblist-ers Bridge and Pete both sent me a suggestion that I create an alternate dust jacket for Kline's jungle
hero novel. Pete also sent me a copy of the Robert Graef illustration for the April 18, 1931 ARGOSY magazine cover
illustration, suggesting it might be right for the suggested variant. I had read the book when I was a teenager, but had
never even seen a copy of the DJ, which, it turns out, is incredibly plain (see above left). No wonder they suggested a
I ordered a copy of the book from ABEBOOKS.COM, read it, decided I liked it better than I thought I would, and
created a variant for it based on the Greaf illustration. I have tried to maintain the "feel" of both the Argosy and
McClurg SF dust jackets from that age. I hope I succeeded.
Thanks again to Bridge and Pete.
Once purchased, your dust jacket will be wrapped in a mylar dust cover, packed flat, and mailed within
twenty-four hours of payment, even on weekends --- It won't go out until the next workday, but it will be
dropped off at the post office within twenty-four hours of payment. Shipping in the USA is free, calculated in
the cost of the product.
International shipping to Canada and Great Britain only: $4.00 added to the overall costs. (See SERVICES on
the navbar above.)
eMail if there is a problem with fitting your DJ. I'll pre-fit it on my book just to be as sure as possible that all is
correct. However, anything is possible. So contact me immediately if you have a problem.