GULL (C. Ranger) [Gull, Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger, 1876-1923] aka Guy Thorne

The Cigarette Smoker. Being the Terrible Case of Uther Kennedey.

Published: Greening and Co. Ltd ., 1902.


Anti-smoking diatribe written in the form of a novel. An extreme picture of the physical, intellectual and moral degeneration wrought by cigarette addiction. Second impression 8vo. xii,156pps Striking Original publishers cloth featuring a skull and crossed cigarettes. A rather worn & grubby copy with some indelible underlining to the preface and strange pencilled notes to the endpapers suggesting the working out of a code / cipher.

Publishers pictorial cloth


Offered by John Capes