THE SKYLARK OF SPACE. Edward E. Smith, Mrs. Lee Hawkins Garby.


Brooklyn, New York: F.F.F. Publishers, [1950]. Octavo, jacket illustration by Frank R. Paul, cloth. Third edition. Smith's first book, preceded by a pamphlet printing a convention speech. "The archetypal pulp space opera, first published in Amazing Stories in 1928."- Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 2-114. Quantity of copies published unknown, variously estimated at 1000 (Chalker and Owings [1991]) to 2000 (Eshbach). Lower right front bumped, a very good copy in a good dust jacket with paper tape to the verso of the spine ends and corners which is over clear tape which has yellowed and bled through, color ink touch ups to spine ends and upper front panel. (26891). Item #26891

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