HOSPITAL STATION. [London]: Macdonald, . Octavo, boards. First hardcover edition. The first of the Sector General books, first published by Ballantine Books in 1962 as a paperback original. "This collection brought together White's early Sector General short stories about a multi-environmental galactic hospital whose doctors use special Educator tapes that allow them to absorb the medical knowledge and sometimes the cultural peculiarities of a wide range of alien races ... [A] much-beloved series ... on which White worked for some 40 years ..." - Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-1240. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#163446).
"This edition published in 1986 ..." on copyright page.