Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Company, 1953. Alex Schomburg. Second edition. Hardcover. 211pp. Octavo [22cm]. Green boards with title stamped in black on spine. Illustrated dust jacket. Slight spine rolling. Dust jacket is soiled with multiple creases and losses to edges. Minor scuffing present on boards and dust jacket. Very good / very good. Item #61484
A thousand-mile trek across the face of the moon, the discovery of organic matter on the planet's airless surface, the slow depletion of irreplaceable supplies, and the effect of the Sun on a planet that lacks an atmosphere stud this story of a strained relationship between stranded crew members with fascinating detail.
Jacket illustrated by Alex Schomburg.