Emperor Of Space

[SCIENCE FICTION] ALLUM, Tom (author). Charles SARGEANT (illustrator). Emperor Of Space.

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[SCIENCE FICTION] ALLUM, Tom (author). Charles SARGEANT (illustrator). Emperor Of Space. London; Blackie. 1959.

8vo. Original emerald green linson boards lettered and decorated in black to spine, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [xii], 13-220; with black-and-white plates by Sargeant; a fine, uninscribed copy protected by a similarly fine, unclipped dustwrapper (9/6) with light dusting and toning to lower advertisement panel and one insignificant tiny closed tear (7mm) to top edge of lower panel; scarce.
First edition. A juvenile science fiction title. Only a total of 6 copies located on Copac and WorldCat (BL; BL ref.; Nat. Lib of Scotland; Trinity, Dublin; Liverpool; Oxford) with no copies listed in international libraries. Only 1 copy, without a dustwrapper, listed commercially at the time of cataloguing.

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