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Stand By for Mars

Stand By for Mars

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Stand By for Mars: A Tom Corbett Space Cadet Adventure

by Carey Rockwell

  • Used
  • Fine
  • Hardcover
  • first
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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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HATFIELD BOOKS AND MEMORABILIA, a FIVE STAR SELLER, presents a FIRST EDITION THUS of the series opener of Grosset's TOM CORBETT, SPACE CADET, titled STAND BY FOR MARS! 5 1/4" x 7 1/2", with 216 pages, this book is FINE, with next to no aging and not ex-lib. The ORIGINAL UNCLIPPED JACKET is GOOD PLUS (chipping and tearing, yet whole, with clear illustrations of the cadets and clear particulars). Lists to Rick Brant "Phantom Shark" on back, Ken Holt series on rear flap. "With this first book the millions of young interplanetary space enthusiasts who have been following Tom Corbett's adventures on the radio, television and in the newspaper cartoon strips, will now...have them available on their own home bookshelves..." Noted appraiser James Beattie has valued this book at $30.00


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Bookseller's Inventory #
Stand By for Mars
Carey Rockwell
Book Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Quantity Available
First Edition Thus
Grosset and Dunlap
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
Bookseller catalogs
Juvenile Books; TV and film;
5 1/4

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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