DREADFUL SANCTUARY. Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, 1951. Octavo, cloth. First edition, trade issue, first binding. "A thriller in which a conspiratorial group tries to impede progress towards space travel. Although Russell was British he adopted a pseudo-American style which proved very popular." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 108. First published as a three-part serial in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION, June-August 1948. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with rubbing at edges. (#153654).
First edition so stated on copyright page.