The Island Earth

Author:Raymond F. Jones
Illustrator:Robert Johnson
Year Printed:1952
Number Printed:5000
Book Cost:$3.00

By Raymond F. Jones, 1952, pp.220, $3.00. 5000 copies printed. Jacket design by Robert Johnson.

Reprints: SF Book Club, 1952, identical to Shasta first except marked "Book Club Edition" on d/w and no "First Edition" on copyright page, $1.00. Shasta, 1954, as tie-in with the movie, with scene from movie on jacket replacing Johnson's bland design, 2500 copies, $3.00.

Warfare between two galaxies, and we mean galaxies; superior SF. Differs markedly from the movie after page 50 or so.

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