First american edition (stated) / first printing. Book is in fine (very clean) condition with a near fine (small chips at corners, a few tiny edge tears) unclipped dustjacket protected in a Brodart wrapper. An Attractive Copy! Please feel free to ask me for pictures or more information, Thanks. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: Space Captives of the Golden Men
Editorial: Bobbs Merrill Co.
Año de publicación: 1953
Encuadernación: Hard Cover
Condición del libro: Fine
Edición: First Edition.
Descripción Bobbs-Merrill Co, Indianapolis, IN, 1953. Red Cloth. Condición: Fair. No Jacket. First American Edition. Written by Mary Osborne Elwyn Patchett. Alternatively titled Kidnappers of Space. 222 pages. Usual library treatments with moderate wear. Exterior edges worn and torn. Hinges holding but shaken front and back. Text clean and complete. Barking Dog Books and Art LLC has been an independent bookseller online since 2002. Orders are processed promptly, carefully packed, and shipped with delivery confirmation. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Nº de ref. del artículo: 009422
Descripción Bobbs-Merrill Company, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1953. Hardcover. Condición: Good+. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Good+. First American Edition. The author, one of the first members of the British Interplanetary Society, has written a story geared toward young adults, set in the future (1975), with "rocket lore, interplanetary flavor & astronautical information as accurate as present knowledge (1953) allows." Her First Book, published under a different title in the UK. Classic mid-century cover art! From the estate of a sci-fi collector, this bears the Fist American Edition statement, but bottom-clipped DJ suggests a possible BCE (book club edition)--cannot be positive as to Bobbs-Merrill's practices. NO blind stamps or other marks on book, so MAY truly be a 1st American Edition. Hardcover book has red cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to front & spine. Condition is Good+: very clean, with expected mild page tanning--no foxing. Rubbing to extremities with heavier fraying at all corners. Binding is strong & straight. NO writing/underlining/highlighting; NOT ex-lib. The bottom-clipped DJ is also Good+: bright & colorful with minor edgewear, heavier at corners. Some creasing along bottom outer edge of back cover & a chip @ top outer corner of this cover; light soil to white areas of back cover also. Beautifully protected in new archival mylar cover Free Please see our photos--they show the Exact book you will receive from us--NOT stock images! Description & photos copyright Gargoyle Books 2017. All orders processed before 2 pm Weekdays (Pacific time) ship Same Day; Weekends & holidays ship next business day. Nº de ref. del artículo: 013997
Descripción Bobbs-Merrill Co., Indianapolis IN, 1953. Hard Cover. Condición: Very Good +. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Good +. 1st American Edition. This is the first edition of the first science fiction novel written by Mary Osborne Elwyn Patchett. 222 pages, red cloth covers. Very faint partial foxing on top page edge, corners very slightly bumped. DJ slightly darkened at flap folds, scuffed at spine top, and worn at top of flap folds (in mylar sleeve). Size: 5 3/4 x 8 ". Nº de ref. del artículo: 50644
Descripción Bobbs-Merrill, Indianapolis, 1953. Hardback. Condición: Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Good. 1st U.S. Ed. Originally priced at $2.50//red cloth with gold lettering on front and spine in rocket-spacemen on Moon color illustration on; 222 pages; Front with white and yellow lettering/jacket in mylar big chip tear at top and bottom spine/this is a rare copy. Nº de ref. del artículo: 306424
Descripción Bobbs Merrill, IN, 1953. Original Cloth. Condición: Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. First Edition. Book is fine. Dj has rear cover soiling. A nice copy. Book. Nº de ref. del artículo: 010921