THE SKYLARK OF SPACE. Edward Smith, Mrs. Lee Hawkins Garby.

THE SKYLARK OF SPACE. Providence, Rhode Island: Hadley Publishing Company, [1947]. Octavo, cloth. Second edition. Approximately 1000 copies printed. Smith's first book, preceded by a pamphlet printing a convention speech. "The archetypal pulp space opera, first published in AMAZING STORIES in 1928." - Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 2-114. Survey of Science Fiction Literature V, pp. 2091-95. In 333. A very good copy in very good dust jacket with wear along top and bottom edges, small chip from upper spine end, and 45 mm closed tear in upper spine. (#157831).

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