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The Skylark of Space

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The Skylark of Space

by E. E. ""Doc"" Smith

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ISBN 10
0425046400
ISBN 13
9780425046401
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New York: Berkley, 1980. Mass Paperback. Good. Cover has minor wear and creases; spine is creased but straight. Prior owner's name and old bookstore stamp on advertisement pages. Berkley mass paperback, June 1980, ISBN: 9780425046401, 159 pages. 12mo (4.25"" x 6.75"") Part of a uniform edition. First published in Amazing Stories, August-October 1928 as The Skylark of Space by Edward E. Smith and Lee Hawkins Garby. The text was revised by Smith for the 1958 Pyramid reprint, omitting most of Garby's contributions, and her name was dropped from that point on. First in series, followed by Skylark Three, Skylark of Valeron, and Skylark DuQuesne.

Synopsis

The Skylark of Space is one of the earliest novels of interstellar travel. Originally serialized in 1928 in the magazine Amazing Stories, it was first published in book form in 1946 by The Buffalo Book Co. It was written between 1915 and 1921 by Edward E. "Doc" Smith while working on his doctorate and later as a food chemist, and Lee Hawkins Garby, the wife of his college classmate and later neighbor Carl Garby.

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Bookseller’s Inventory #
050221019780425046401gm
Title
The Skylark of Space
Author
E. E. ""Doc"" Smith
Format/binding
Mass Paperback
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0425046400
ISBN 13
9780425046401
Publisher
Berkley
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1980
Keywords
Space Opera
Bookseller catalogs
Science Fiction / Fantasy;
Size
12mo

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Uniform Edition
A collection or series of individual volumes of an author's work bound to match with a uniform size and style. Especially... [More]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback.... [More]

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