The Skylark of Space

By: Smith, E.E. Doc

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7th printing. Pages very faintly toned. 1970 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 159 pp. The Skylark of Space is a science fiction novel by American writer Edward E. Doc Smith, written between 1915 and 1921 while Smith was working on his doctorate. Though the original idea for the novel was Smith's, he co-wrote the first part of the novel with Lee Hawkins Garby, the wife of his college classmate and later neighbor Carl Garby.[1] The novel starts as an edisonade, but turns into a space travel adventure when the characters goes into deep space.[2] The Skylark of Space is considered to be one of the earliest novels of interstellar travel and the first example of space opera. Originally serialized in 1928 in the magazine Amazing Stories, it was first published in book form in 1946 by the Buffalo Book Co. The novel was followed by three sequels, beginning with Skylark Three.

Title: The Skylark of Space

Author: Smith, E.E. Doc

Categories: SF & Fantasy,

Edition: 7th Printing

Publisher: Pyramid Books: 1970

ISBN Number: 0511022328

ISBN Number 13: 9780511022326

Binding: Mass Market Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2264727

Keywords: SCIENCE FICTION FANTASY EE DOC SMITH LENSMAN,