THE ROCKET TO THE MOON. FROM THE NOVEL "THE GIRL IN THE MOON" ... Translated by Baroness von Hutten. New York: World Wide Publishing Co., Inc., n.d. [1930?]. Small octavo, pp. [1-11] 12-187 [188-189: ads] [190-192: blank] [note: first and last leaves used as front and rear paste-downs], original decorated maroon boards, front panel stamped in blind, spine panel stamped in gold. First U.S. edition. Novelization of Fritz Lang's 1929 Gaumont-Ufa film "Die Frau im Mond" (a.k.a. "By Rocket to the Moon;" "The Girl in the Moon;" "The Woman in the Moon"). This is a later issue (or later printing) of THE ROCKET TO THE MOON which has been combined with SLIGHTLY SCARLET by Percy Heath and issued as volume four of World Wide's "Double Deck Series." Anatomy of Wonder (1981) 2-112; 2-123; and (1995) 2-132. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 59. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 104. Bleiler (1978), p. 93. Reginald 14732A. See Bloch (2002) 1370. The usual tanning to the pulpy text paper, a very good copy in very good pictorial dust jacket. A very uncommon edition of this book. (#152350).
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