Son of the Stars
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: The John C. Winston Company
Date Published: 1952
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 44901
209pp. Octavo [22 cm] Navy blue cloth over boards with a red ink stamped title on the spine. Pictorial endpapers illustrated by Alex Schomburg. Good only. The extremities are rubbed, the spine is rolled back, and the cloth at the spine ends and corners of the covers is frayed. There are doodles in pen, along with a brief numerical notation, on the rear endpaper. The pages are darkened. No dust jacket.
Raymond F. Jones was a radio engineer and weather observer, in addition to to being the author of numerous science fiction novels. He is widely known for his 1952 novel, This Island Earth, which was made into the 1955 film of the same name.