ROCKET TO LUNA. Philadelphia, Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Earth's first mission to the Moon goes awry when their crippled ship crash lands on the lunar surface and the astronauts are stranded there. Part of the classic Winston science fiction series for young readers published between 1952 and 1961. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 5-106. A bit of light spotting to edges of text block, a fine copy in nearly fine first printing dust jacket (15 titles listed on rear panel) with mild rubbing along folds and clipped price. Jacket illustration by Alex Schomburg. A very nice copy. (#157040).
First edition so stated on copyright page.