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THE COMING OF THE TERRANS
VG+ to near-Fine
Ace (G-669) [1st printing] 1967 paperback. Cover and frontispiece by Gray Morrow, 157 pages, 50 cent cover price. Condition is VG+ to near-Fine: tight and square with flat spine; faint line next to spine; age tanning is mild and uniform (darker on insides of covers); light overall wear as faint rubbing. No stamps, marks or writing - a clean copy.
Her first collection - these are loosely connected in a chronology of the settlement of Mars by Terrans (newcomers to a dying world with its own long history.) These are the kind of space-opera or planetary-romances that she is best known for. (From inside blurb / summarized from the beginning of "The Last Days of Shandakor"):
The Beast-Jewel of Mars
These originally appeared in Planet Stories, Startling Stories, Magazine of F&SF and Amazing - from 1942 to 1964.