THE STAR CONQUERORS. Philadelphia, Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. The Terran Confederation, at war with the Masters, a mysterious alien race that rules the Milky Way galaxy, fights for its existence, perhaps against the Others, an ancient enemy that destroyed Terran civilization more than a million years earlier. The author's first book. Part of the classic Winston science fiction series for young readers published between 1952 and 1961. One of the most elusive titles in the series. A fine copy in fine first printing dust jacket with $2.50 price printed on front flap. Jacket art by Mel Hunter. A stunning copy. (#156919).
First edition so stated on copyright page.