THE BOOK OF SKAITH: THE ADVENTURES OF ERIC JOHN STARK. Garden City: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., . Octavo, boards. First hardcover (and first combined) edition. First printing with "R39" on page 468. Collects THE GINGER STAR (1974), THE HOUNDS OF SKAITH (1974), and THE REAVERS OF SKAITH (1976). "Hero Eric John Stark, a sort of interstellar Tarzan who had featured in earlier magazine stories by Brackett, has picaresque adventures on the planet Skaith. Colorful, well-turned escapism in an old-fashioned vein." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 155. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-151. Issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing at upper spine end and corner tips. (#163577).
No statement of printing on copyright page. First printing has "R39" on page 468.