THE LOST PLANET. Philadelphia, Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. A clandestine band of humans work behind the scenes to prevent a war between Earth and the octopus-like inhabitants of Poseida. Part of the classic Winston science fiction series for young readers published between 1952 and 1961. A fine copy in good first printing dust jacket (29 titles listed on rear panel) with wear along top and bottom edges with shallow loss at spine ends and corner tips and a couple of tiny nicks and rubs along flap folds. Jacket illustration by Alex Schomburg. (#163489).
First edition so stated on copyright page.