Stanton, Paul VILLAGE OF STARS
New York: M.S. Mill Company and William Morrow & Company, 1960. B0006AWM5U First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Light foxing to page edges, endsheets, covers, thus very good, in white-lettered red cloth shelfback over gray boards; in a foxed, worn, very good only dust jacket with an area of dampstain to rear panel. Jacket by Charles Geer.
By David Beaty under pseudonym. A FAILSAFE type atomic-age thriller about a K6 nuclear bomb aboard a British jet on patrol over the Black Sea--the bomb is activated, but then when the all-clear order is given, fails to de-activate.