Reading, CA: Fantasy Press, 1953. Ric Binkley. First edition. Hardcover. 307pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Bright blue cloth with a gilt stamped title on the spine. The spine is subtly rolled, and the foot of the spine is gently faded. The endsheets are lightly browned and foxed. The dust jacket is in very good condition. The edges are lightly rubbed, and have a couple of small chips. Item #18875
Edward E. Smith worked in high positions at several cereal food plants, and wrote only as a hobby. "Second Stage Lensmen" is the fifth of the Lensmen stories to have been printed in book form.