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Tom Swift And His Electronic Retroscope : The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures  #14: Blue Tweed Boards - The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures Series by  Victor Appleton - First Edition - 1959 - from KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA) and Biblio.com

Tom Swift And His Electronic Retroscope : The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #14: Blue Tweed Boards - The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures Series

by Appleton, Victor

Condition: Very Good in Good Dust Jacket


New York, New York: Grosset & Dunlap. Very Good in Good Dust Jacket. 1959. First Edition. Hard Cover. 011280: Boards are Blue Tweed. Front of Dustjacket has picture of Tom Swift and friend using equipment (the retroscope) in an archeological dig. Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Lists to 'Electronic Retroscope' on inside page and to 'Electronic Retroscope' on back flap of Dustjacket, both lists with small ink check marks by each title. Dustjacket has several repaired short cuts along edges and boards are lightly scuffed along edges. Book has prior owner's name and date neatly written on front flyleaf. Otherwise boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Enraged Jaguars, violent winds of hurricane force, and a mysterious 'giant' who roams the jungle around the Mayan village in Yucatan, Mexico, where Tom is encamped, are only a few of the perils that the young inventor encounters during his thrilling expedition. But even more feared by the young inventor is an unknown saboteur, intent on destroying Tom's two latest inventions--the electronic retroscope camera and his "parachute" plane, designed for landing in small areas." : Vol. 14: B&W Illustrations: 5 x 7.5 in.: 184 pages .


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