The Planet of Youth
Place Published: Los Angeles
Publisher: Fantasy Publishing Company, Inc.
Date Published: 1952
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 37910
71pp. Small octavo [20 cm] Maroon hardcover. Very good. The boards are just a little soiled. There are numerous small indentations in the bottom edges of the covers. The pages are tanned. In a very good dust jacket, with age-toning, and roughly a dozen small closed and open tears in the edges. There is one short piece of tape on the verso of the jacket. The publisher, Oswald Train's copy, with his bookplate on the front pastedown. Oswald Train specialized primarily in detective fiction, but also some science fiction and fantasy. A nice association copy.
A novelette centering on man's colonization of Venus, first published in Wonder Stories, October 1932.