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Tom Swift and the Electronic Hydrolung by  Victor Appleton II - First printing - 1961 - from Evening Star Books and

Tom Swift and the Electronic Hydrolung

by Appleton II, Victor

Condition: Very Good

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1961. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good. 188 pp. Pictorial hardcover with illustration wrapping onto the spine, blue topstain, illustrated endpapers, black and white illustrations throughout by Charles Brey. Lists to itself on rear cover, price of $1 printed on front cover. The eighteenth book in The Tom Swift Jr. series. Traces of fading, mild crease to spine, color completely faded on front edge of topstain, few hints of foxing to textblock, small abrasion on free front endpaper.

Tom Swift Jr. works with the Navy to recover a Jupiter probe missile designed and built by Swift Enterprises on behalf of the government. However the Brungarians intercept the probe -- and Tom must race against time to recover it from the bottom of the ocean before the Brungarians can steal the probe and its scientific data. As the story unfolds, Tom invents several underwater devices to assist with the recovery and counter the threat of a new stealth submarine developed by the Brungarians.


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