Tom Corbett Danger in Deep Space

Tom Corbett Danger in Deep Space

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DANGER IN DEEP SPACE. By Carey Rockwell, Willy Ley Technical Adviser (New York, NY: Grossett and Dunlap, 1952), 209 pgs. Tom Corbett Space Cadet adventure series. Drawing of person shooting space gun on cover.
Tom Corbett was based on a character in Robert Heinlein's juvenile novel, Space Cadet, published in 1948. Tom's career covered every media outlet of the 1950s except the movies. Grossett and Dunlap published a series of 8 books, 1952-1956, but the most remembered aspect of the Tom Corbett mythos was a television series which aired from 1950 to 1956.
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Currently not on view
Object Name
Book
Date made
1952
author
Rockwell, Carey
publisher
Grosset and Dunlap
maker
Grosset and Dunlap
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 3/4 in x 5 5/16 in x 1 1/4 in; 19.685 cm x 13.5255 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
1990.0378.06
accession number
1990.0378
catalog number
1990.0378.06
subject
Literature
Children
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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