Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, . First English language edition. Hardcover. 444pp. Octavo [20.5 cm] Purple cloth with a pink ink stamped title on the spine, and modern design on the front cover. Near fine. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with lightly creased, rubbed, and chipped edges. Item #18678
With a glossary. Ivan Yefremov states on the jacket, "The first serial publication of Andromeda had not been completed when Soviet sputniks began their flights in orbit round the Earth. Confronted with this indisputable fact it was a pleasure to realize that the ideas on which the story had been based are correct."