Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960.
An unblemished first Printing of the First Edition in a Nearly Fine dust-jacket that is price-clipped and has little tanning to the edges.
The Doomed Oasis is the story of two youths, Rufus and Jakob, as they journey through the Great Sand Sea in search of a new oasis. Along the way, they must face many obstacles, both natural and man-made, in order to find the oasis and escape the deadly heat and sandstorms. This exciting and adventurous story is sure to keep readers on the edge of their seats until the very end.; 8vo; 341 pages.