Smith, Edward E., Ph.D. SKYLARK OF VALERON
Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, 1949. First edition. One of 4958 copies printed. Hardcover. A very nearly fine copy in blue cloth with the spine title and rules gilt; in an illustrated dust jacket with minor nicks to the spine ends. Jacket art, frontispiece illustration, and chapter headings by A.J. Donnell.
Inscribed to "my friend of old" (Dirce Archer--long-time fan and conventioneer) and twice SIGNED by the author, "Doc" Smith to the front endpaper. An attractive copy of the third volume (of four) in the Skylark series of interplanetary epics.