Gollancz, 1970, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Alan Breese -- dust Jacket
X, 278 pages, last two pages blank; illustrated dust jacket. The top edge of the text block is faintly foxed, and the previous owner has written their name at the top of the front free end page, and the original bookseller's sticker is neatly placed at the bottom right-hand corner of the front paste down. The dust jacket is rubbed, and split either side of the head of the spine's creases, for a distance of approximately 0 .5 inches. . Clifford Russell as a teenager who is obsessed by a desire to get to the moon. He enters a contest in which the first prize is a trip to the moon, and although he doesn't win, he gets a prize -- a second-hand space suit. His home efforts to repair the suit resulting in travel much more startling than the mere trip to the moon that he expects to make. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Alan Breese -- dust Jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0575005173. ISBN/EAN: 9780575005174. Inventory No: 0211028.