A Voyage To Venus: A Novel.

By: Healy, Dominic

Price: £95.00

Quantity: 1 available


SF novel. Larger-size 20cm x 13cm paperback. Very uncommon Australian paperback, especially with the fragile pictorial dustjacket.

''Australian author, involved in trade union activities, in whose first sf tale, The Story of a Lost Planet; Or, the Wonderful Submarine (1919), the trade-union survivor of the destruction of Earth recounts these events to sympathetic auditors on Canopus. The female protagonist of his second, A VOYAGE TO VENUS (1943), after escaping the human settlement on Venus, encounters a spoof culture of gangster-like aliens near Jupiter'' (John Clute/Encyclopedia of SF, 3rd Edition).

Title: A Voyage To Venus: A Novel.

Author Name: Healy, Dominic

Categories: COLLECTABLE PAPERBACKS,

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Publisher: Currawong Publishing Co.: Sydney.: 1943.

Binding: Paperback original.

Grading: Page edges browning, bookshop details stamped on first page, owner's details stamped twice on inner front cover and first page (ok, ok, we REALLY do know it's your copy), inked number ("19") on first two pages, first page grubby, a VG copy in unmarked, bright orange card covers, together with the fragile pictorial dustjacket (price-clipped, in fair condition, chipped and torn, but most of the front panel intact).

Seller ID: 44259