Description

    Eleven "Doc" Smith Books, One Inscribed to Sam Moskowitz

    Edward E. "Doc" Smith. Eleven First Editions Owned by Sam Moskowitz, science fiction fan and collector, including: The Skylark of Space. [Providence]: [The Buffalo Book Co.], [1946]. First edition. Octavo. 303 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt-stamped spine. A very good copy in like dust jacket. [and:] Spacehounds of IPC. Reading: Fantasy Press, 1947. First edition limited to 300 copies of which this is number 6. Inscribed by Smith to Moskowitz on limitation page: "To Sam Moskowitz -- one of the long-standing pillars of fandom -- Edward E. Smith, PhD." Octavo. 257 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt ruling and titles on spine. A very good copy in like dust jacket. [and:] Triplanetary. Reading: Fantasy Press, 1948. First edition. Octavo. 287 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt ruling and titles on spine. A very good copy in like dust jacket. [and:] Skylark Three. Reading: Fantasy Press, 1948. First edition. Octavo. 247 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt ruling and titles on spine. Very good in like dust jacket. [and:] Skylark of Valeron. Reading: Fantasy Press, 1949. First edition. Octavo. 252 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt ruling and titles on spine. A near fine copy in a lightly rubbed dust jacket. [and:] First Lensman. Reading: Fantasy Press, 1950. First edition. Octavo. 306 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt ruling and titles on spine. A near fine copy. This copy with two identical dust jackets, one near fine and one very good condition. [and:] Galactic Patrol. Reading: Fantasy Press, 1950. First edition. Octavo. 273 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt ruling and titles on spine. A near fine copy. This copy with two identical dust jackets, one near fine and one very good condition. [and:] Grey Lensman. Reading: Fantasy Press, 1951. First edition. Octavo. 306 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt ruling and titles on spine. Price-clipped dust jacket. Near fine. [and:] Second Stage Lensmen. Reading: Fantasy Press, [1953]. First edition. Octavo. 307 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt ruling and titles on spine. Rubber stamping along page edges and some internal pages. Very good in dust jacket. [and:] Children of the Lens. Reading: Fantasy Press, [1954]. First edition. Octavo. 292 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt ruling and titles on spine. A near fine copy. This copy with two identical dust jackets, one near fine and one very good condition. [and:] The Vortex Blaster. Reading: Fantasy Press, [1960]. First edition. Octavo. 273 pages. Publisher's green cloth with black spine titles. A near fine copy in dust jacket with mild edge toning.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2010
    11th-12th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 383

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 June 10 Civil War, Militaria, Arms & Armor - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,737,332