NINYA A FANTASY OF A STRANGE LITTLE WORLD
by Henry A. Fagan
Illustrated by Harold Jones
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st. 1956
Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. A space ship landed on the moon but sent no signals and did not return. Five years later another expedition lands, and a survivor of the previous party is discovered. Blue boards, sliver titles, silver vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 221 pages.
SIGNED by author, with inscription and date, to blank page opposite title page. Spine is lightly browned, top edge foxed, browned and bumped. Name and date in ink to half-title page. Some foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, slightly grubby and browned, corners cut from front flap and top of rear flap.
Stock no. 1507676
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern
- The possibility of a visit to the moon has seized the imagination of many authors. This story assumes that a hundred years hence the dream has been realised: a space ship has landed. But the expedition sends no signals and does not return. Five years later another expedition lands, and a survivor of the previous party is discovered.