Full record for space lanes n.

Definition established routes through space
OED requirements antedating 1932
Earliest cite Neil R. Jones, Spacewrecked on Venus
Comment Mike Christie submitted a 1938 cite from Carl Jacobi's "Cosmic Teletype".
Enoch Forrester submitted a 1939 cite from Malcolm Jameson's "A Question of Salvage".
Jeff Prucher submitted a 1934 cite from a letter to "Wonder Stories" by Henry Roshier.
Douglas Winston submitted a cite from a reprint of Andre Norton's 1953 "The Last Planet", which Mike Christie verified in a 1955 reprint.
Douglas Winston submitted a 1996 cite for "space lane" from Bill Baldwin's "The Defiance".
Douglas Winston submitted a 2001 cite from James Alan Gardner's "Ascending".
Fred Galvin submitted a cite from a 1951 reprint of Isaac Asimov's "Not Final", which Mike Christie verified in its 1941 first publication.
Fred Galvin submitted a cite from a 1960s reprint of Edmond Hamilton's "Crashing Suns"; we would like to verify this in its first publication (Weird Tales, Aug-Sep 1928)
Fred Galvin submitted a 1932 cite from "Spacewrecked on Venus" by Neil R. Jones
Last modified 17 September, 2009