Carter, L.J., editor REALITIES OF SPACE TRAVEL: Selected Papers of the British Interplanetary Society
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, (1957). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Clean very good plus copy in a shelfworn dust jacket with the spine lightly faded and a few short tears and creases along edges.
A collection of 24 articles originally appearing in the Journal of the British Interplanetary Society. An early study of astronautics including an entry by Arthur C. Clarke. 431 pages, references, indices, photographic plates, charts, illustrations.