ROCKETS TO NOWHERE by Philip St. John [pseudonym]. Philadelphia, Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. A worldwide underground organization of scientists and politicians secretly builds a base on the Moon to prevent war on Earth and explore space. Part of the classic Winston science fiction series for young readers published between 1952 and 1961. A fine copy in poor first printing dust jacket (24 titles listed on rear panel) with wear and chipping along top and bottom edges, dime-sized abrasion to spine panel, and dust soiling to rear panel. Jacket illustration by Alex Schomburg. (#163494).
First edition so stated on copyright page.