London, Hutchinson, 1933. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. A near fine copy in a very good jacket. An important work of science fiction, influential on subsequent SF. Condition: A handful of neat tears to the jacket, chip to the top of the spine. Boards a bit rubbed, some offsetting, a little dusting to the top edge [Wein, p25]. [8070, Hyraxia Books].