OUT THERE WHERE THE BIG SHIPS GO. New York: Published by Pocket Books, . Octavo, printed blue wrappers. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. Signed on the title page by Cowper. Collects five stories including "The Custodians." The title story depicts an "eutopia brought about through a galactic game." - Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 395. See Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-117. Just a bit of fading to wrappers, else a fine copy. Uncommon signed by Cowper. (#141710).