THE STARS, LIKE DUST. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1951. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Asimov's third sf book and second sf novel. Asimov's first three published novels are set earlier in the galactic empire future history of the Foundation stories, but have no direct connection with them. THE STARS, LIKE DUST is a space opera in which rebels fight the powerful war lords of Tyrann whose goal is the domination of the Galaxy. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 239. Private owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down, A fine copy ("like new") in fine dust jacket with pink ink on spine panel faded and some mild dust soiling to rear panel. A sharp copy of this book. (#134771).
First edition so stated on copyright page.