THE HIGH CRUSADE. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1960. Octavo, cloth. First edition. "An alien starship lands in medieval England, and carries a group of knights off into space. These rough-and-ready chaps eventually succeed in conquering the interstellar empire. A fondly remembered romp which celebrates the violent human spirit, it has not worn particularly well." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 173. 1961 Hugo nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-11. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 977-80. A fine copy in very good or better dust jacket with light rubbing at lower spine end and lower front corner tip and 8x5 mm chip from upper front corner tip. A nice copy of an elusive book. (#142626).
First edition so stated on copyright page.