Dizer, John T.
Title TOM SWIFT AND COMPANY: Boys' Books by Stratemeyer and Others.
Binding Hard Cover
Edition First Edition
Publisher McFarland & Co. Inc. [Jefferson, NC & London]. 1982. (1982).
0899500242 / 9780899500249
Seller ID 97-0405
1st edition. 181pp. 8vo. Red cloth with gilt-lettered front cover & spine. Introduction by J. Randolph Cox. Part 1, The Cultural Issue: The Men Who Wrote for the Boys; Boys' Books & the American Dream; Fortune & the Syndicate. Part 2, Tom Himself: Tom Swift, Aeronautical Engineer; Shopton, Home of the Swifts; Tom & Science Fiction/Fact. Part 3, Tom in Good Company: The Boy Allies - or, Who Won World War I?; Land of the Heroes; Stoddard, Saltillo Boys & Syracuse. Part 4, Stratemeyer: Stratemeyer & Science Fiction; Stratemeyer & Blacks. Part 5, Stratemeyer Bibliography: Introduction & Publishing History; Photographs of Selected Book Covers; Tom and Tom Jr. - A Complete List; Serials and Books by Stratemeyer; Chronology of Stratemeyer's Boys' Books First Published as Serials. Bibliography of Secondary Sources. Index. Fine (No defects). No dustjacket as issued. ISBN 0899500242.