THE ENEMY STARS. Philadelphia and New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1959. Octavo, boards. First edition. "An expansion of his magazine novella 'We have Fed Our Sea.' A hard SF yarn of space exploration via matter transmitter ... Among the best of Anderson's early novels." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 121. "... this is Anderson at his tragic-heroic best, blending meticulous astrophysics with brooding romanticism." - Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-23. 1959 Hugo nominee. A fine copy in very good dust jacket with two short closed tears at upper edge of front panel, some age-darkening to edges, some spotting to spine panel, and red title lettering on spine faded away. (#127558).
First edition so stated on copyright page.