THE LIGHTS IN THE SKY ARE STARS. New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1953. Octavo, boards. First edition. The author's second SF novel. A novel about the campaign to secure funding from Congress for the stalled American space program, money to send a manned spacecraft to Jupiter in 2001. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-68. Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1217-20. Top and fore-edge of text block foxed, a nearly fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with foxing to the rear panel. (#155242).
First edition so stated on copyright page.