DescriptionPhilip St. John. Rocket Jockey. Jacket and Endpaper Designs by Alex Schomburg. Cecile Matschat, Editor. Carl Carmer, Consulting Editor. Philadelphia and Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, .
First edition. Octavo. xi, 207 pages.
Publisher's gray cloth covers with the spine lettered in navy blue. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Alex Schomburg. Endpapers illustrated in gray tones by Alex Schomburg. Covers slightly rubbed, slight staining to the joints, jacket has minor rubbing and the spine is slightly rubbed. Altogether a very good copy.
Lester del Rey (June 2, 1915 - May 10, 1993) wrote under the pen name Philip St. John. He is best known for his juvenile novels and for founding the Del Rey Books branch of Ballantine Books. Rocket Jockey is part of the influential Winston Science Fiction series. This work was later published in 1955 by Hutchinson in London.
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