MISSION TO THE MOON. Philadelphia, Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. A sequel to STEP TO THE STARS (1954) in which the young protagonist Jim Stanley who helped build the first space station plays major role in the effort to reach the Moon ahead of an enemy Combine that plans to use the satellite to menace the nations of Earth. Part of the classic Winston science fiction series for young readers published between 1952 and 1961. A fine copy in fine first printing dust jacket (28 titles listed on rear panel). Jacket illustration by Alex Schomburg. A sharp copy; rarely seen this nice. (#165627).
First edition so stated on copyright page.