First Lensman: The Second Novel in the Lensman Series

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Panther, 1950 - 256 pages
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Smith's writing is very stilted. - Goodreads
EE Doc Smith was a true sci-fi adventure writer. - Goodreads
It's too dated and the writing is too poor. - Goodreads

Review: First Lensman (Lensman #2)

User Review  - Zachary Machardy - Goodreads

Discarding at least the initial front-loading of exposition in the first book, the series does seem to be trending toward more readable science fiction. An interesting exercise in imaginative space travel in a sci-fi universe where 'computer' is still a title reserved for a human being. Read full review

Review: First Lensman (Lensman #2)

User Review  - Jeff Stockett - Goodreads

I want to be a lensman when I grow up. This book is just fun. There are space battles, aliens, and most importantly the lens. It's pretty much the coolest device ever. It allows you to communicate ... Read full review

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