ROCKET JOCKEY by Philip St. John [pseudonym]. Philadelphia, Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. The adventures of a young space pilot competing in the eighteenth Armstrong Classic, an interplanetary rocket race. Del Rey's third science-fiction book and second novel. Part of the classic Winston science fiction series for young readers published between 1952 and 1961. A fine copy in fine first printing dust jacket (10 titles listed on rear panel) with touch of rubbing to edges. Jacket illustration by Alex Schomburg. (#133706).
First edition so stated on copyright page.