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Tom Swift And His Triphibian Atomicar : The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures  #19: Orange Spine Version - The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures Series by  Victor Appleton - First Edition - 1962 - from KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA) and Biblio.com

Tom Swift And His Triphibian Atomicar : The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #19: Orange Spine Version - The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures Series

by Appleton, Victor

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


New York, New York: Grosset & Dunlap. Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued. 1962. First Edition. Hard Cover. 014962: No Dustjacket As Issued. Spine and Back Board are Orange, with a Pictorial Front Cover showing a picture of Tom Swift and a friend in a red flying car above some horsemen throwing spears at them. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except some light wear on front cover and a small whited out spot on front flyleaf), tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "'An atomic-powered car that travels on land, water, and through the air -- Tom Swift Jr.'s latest invention -- is an extraordinary achievement. But even its young inventor could not anticipate what a dramatic role the Triphibian Atomicar would play in a technical aid mission which takes Tom and his top-flight engineers to the untamed Asian land of Kabulistan, to help the new republic develop its natural resources. Time and again Tom must pit his skill and courage against fierce, nomadic tribesmen. But this is not a one-sided conflict between the ancient and the modern. Beneath the façade of thunderous hoofbeats, spears, and scimitars is a scientific mastermind bent on destroying the members of the Swift expedition in order to conceal from the Kabulistan government his discovery of a fabulous ruby mine lost for two centuries." : Vol. 19: B&W Illustrations: 5 x 7.5 in.: 188 pages .


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