The Voyage of the Lucky Dragon

LAPP, Ralph E. Foreword by Pearl Buck.
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, (1958). Illustrated.
First edition.
Quarto, original black cloth spine lettered in gilt and red over black boards lettered in red, map end papers, pictorial dust jacket (spine slightly sunned, spine ends slightly rubbed). Very slight rubbing of corners, else fine.

""On March 1, 1954 ..crewman Suzuki could not sleep. Suddenly the heavens flooded with blazing light .. a multicolored ball of fire rising from the horizon. 'The Voyage of the Lucky Dragon' is the story of what happened to the crew, the breaking of the news story, the panic that swept Japan due to the first super bomb exploded by the United States on a tiny island in the Bikini Atoll."" -from the dust jacket.

Price: $37.50
SKU: 34553
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