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A Fall Of Moondust

By Clarke, Arthur C




A Fall of Moondust is a science fiction novel by Arthur C. Clarke, first published in 1961. It was nominated for a Hugo Award for Best Novel, and was the first science fiction novel selected to become a Reader's Digest Condensed Book. By the 21st century, the Moon has been colonized, and is open to tourists who can afford the trip. Some of them are trapped after a lunar quake. Can they be rescued?


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A FALL OF MOONDUST

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., [1961]. First edition. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. A sharp copy. (16974). Octavo. cloth. A novel of a rescue operation on the Moon. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-101.

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$850.00

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A FALL OF MOONDUST

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., [1961]. First edition. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket which had been protected by a second jacket at one point. (13941). Octavo. cloth. A novel of a rescue operation on the Moon. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-101.

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$850.00

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A FALL OF MOONDUST

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., [1961].. Octavo, cloth. First edition. "A sightseeing vehicle, packed with tourists, sinks into a sea of dust on the Moon's surface. The subsequent struggle for survival is tensely described, with fascinating scientific details. Not one of Clarke's 'visionary' novels, but probably the best of his works of near-future realism." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 129. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-101. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. A very sharp copy. (#136405).

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$850.00

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A FALL OF MOONDUST

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., [1961].. Octavo. cloth. First edition. "A sightseeing vehicle, packed with tourists, sinks into a sea of dust on the Moon's surface. The subsequent struggle for survival is tensely described, with fascinating scientific details. Not one of Clarke's 'visionary' novels, but probably the best of his works of near-future realism." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 129. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-101. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. A sharp copy. (#155269)

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$850.00

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A Fall of Moondust

CLARKE, Arthur C.

New York: Harcourt Brace and World, 1961. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. Modest edgewear, a nice, very good copy in near very good, Arthur Hawkins designed dustwrapper with some wear and tear, and a mild stain on the rear panel. Nicely Inscribed by the author: "To Dave -- this is the book that will pay for the boat -- if it ever is paid for! Arthur. 24 Feb '62." Novel about a tourist shuttle crash landing on the moon.

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A FALL OF MOONDUST

Clarke, Arthur C

New York 1961 first edition (stated) Harcourt. Hardcover. octavo. 248p. Fine in Very Fine dj (dj is Mint.) no marks at all. no ownership. Like New. .

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$680.00

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A FALL OF MOONDUST

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., [1961].. Octavo, cloth. First edition. "A sightseeing vehicle, packed with tourists, sinks into a sea of dust on the Moon's surface. The subsequent struggle for survival is tensely described, with fascinating scientific details. Not one of Clarke's 'visionary' novels, but probably the best of his works of near-future realism." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 129. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-101. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with a faint wrinkle at the upper spine end. A sharp copy. (#148621).

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$650.00

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A Fall of Moondust.

CLARKE, Arthur C.

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc.,, 1961. Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine lettered in dark blue. With the picotrial dust jacket. A bright copy in the lightly toned dust jacket with shallow chipping to top end of spine. A very good copy. First edition, first printing. Advance Review copy slipped laid in.

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$494.06

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A Fall of Moondust

Arthur C. Clarke

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World. New York, Harcourt, Brace & World, 1961. First Edition. First Impression. Hugo Nominee, and having the strangely incongruent claim of being the first science fiction work to become a Reader's Digest Condensed Book. "A sight-seeing vehicle, packed with tourists, sinks into a sea of dust on the moon's surface. The subsequent struggle for survival is tensely described, with fanscinating scientific details¿probably the best of his works of near-future realism" [Pringle, p114]. A lovely copy, with the gentlest of wear to the head of the spine, and one corner. Bump to the bottom of the spine. The finest copy we've seen. Cover art by Arthur Hawkins [5958, Hyraxia Books]. . Fine. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1961.

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A FALL OF MOONDUST

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., [1961].. Octavo, cloth. First edition. "A sightseeing vehicle, packed with tourists, sinks into a sea of dust on the Moon's surface. The subsequent struggle for survival is tensely described, with fascinating scientific details. Not one of Clarke's 'visionary' novels, but probably the best of his works of near-future realism." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 129. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-101. A fine copy in very good or better dust jacket with lightly tanned spine panel and a faint wrinkle at the lower spine end. A nice copy. (#15741).

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$350.00

Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

Ace. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0451123670 Very Good Condition. Five star seller - Buy with confidence! . Very Good.

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$318.09

Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

Victor Gollancz, 1961. covered with protective clear 'brodart' DJ cover. Nice, clean copy. 'First Edition' stated on copyright page. Blue cloth covered boards with wear along edges. Signed by author on FULL TITLE Autograph guaranteed authentic. Purchased from Flatsigned Books with complete provenance. Flatsigned worked with Clarke to get his works autographed for 2 years prior to his death. (FlatSigned Rare Books & The FlatSigned Press). Provenance includes: copy of ACCF letter from Secretary Scott Chase indicating relationship between ACCF and FlatSigned, copies of my purchase receipts. FlatSigned by acclaimed science fiction author Arthur C. Clarke! Signature has been certified by Global Authentication Inc, the premier authentication service! Hardcover in original jacket with a signature on the title page. 16/- net price is intact on jacket. Jacket is in NEAR FINE condition with very little edge wear or age-toning. Book is in VERY GOOD condition and is square and tightly-bound with clean, crisp pages inside. Authentication sticker on signature page. Ask for pictures if interested. GAI Certified with card and matching sticker on full title page.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition, 1st Impression. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

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$299.00

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A Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World , 1961. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine Dustjacket. First Edition, First Printing. Near Fine Book In A Near Fine D, Touches Of Rubbing At Corners. Dust Jacket Price Clipped, With A Faint Blue Horizontal Line 1/8" Wide Near Bottom Edges Of All Panels, From Old Dj Protector. Hugo Nominee 1963.

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$225.00

A Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Harcourt, Brace, & World, Inc., 1961. 248pp. Blue cloth hardcover with dark blue spine title. The illustrated dustjacket has minor chipping to the fore-corners and spine head and foot, creases at the top and bottom of the dust jacket, and minor staining on the back flap.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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$140.00

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A Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

NYC: Harcourt Brace & World, 1961 Turquoise cloth covers, 248 pp. Dust jacket is price-clipped with minimal edgewear - now in mylar protective cover.

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A Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C

New York: Harcourt Brace, 1961. Former owner name ffep, spine ends crumpled, jacket spine ends chipped and small piece missing top of front jacket flap. Darkening to jacket edges, back cover and tail of spine, with slight splash stain at bottom of jacket flaps. Not price clipped, text very good and bright. This edition precedes first British.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade.

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$110.00

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A Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C

London: Victor Gollancz, 1961 First edition, second printing. The book has the name of a previous owner written in pen on the front end page and a slight musty odor. The dust jacket has two small tears, one at top of the front cover near the gutter, the other at the bottom of the rear page, also near the gutter. Neither are very noticeable with the archival protective cover is on (the photos are with the cover off). Overall, a nice copy of an early Clarke work. All books are bubble-wrapped and placed in a sturdy shipping box when mailed. Tracking number provided with domestic shipments.

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$90.00

Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

Littlehampton Book Services Ltd. Hardcover. 0575005416 New Condition. . New.

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A Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

Spectra. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0553289861 New Condition. . New.

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Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

HBJ. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0156301105 New Condition. . New.

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A Fall of Moondust

Arthur C Clarke

Victor Gollancz 1970.4th impression. Hardcover with dj. 224pp. Dusting to top page edges and a little spotting to front page edges, otherwise in excellent condition. Inscribed, dated and signed by the author. Plus a two line comment by the owner, "Given at the 1st Literary Dinner arranged by the Arts Council 1972." Given by the author to the present owner, (on whose behalf this book is offered for sale) London Councillor Douglas Clark, who helped A.C.C. set up his first observatory at Crystal Palace, London..

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$56.46

A Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C

Gollancz, 1961. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. The jacket is a bit marked and worn. Soundly bound. Mild tanning.

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Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

Littlehampton Book Services Ltd. Hardcover. 0575005416 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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$49.60

A Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

Spectra. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0553289861 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

HBJ. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0156301105 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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A Fall of Moondust (Gollancz Classic SF)

Arthur C. Clarke

Gollancz, 1987-02-26. New Edition. Paperback. Used:Good.

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A Fall of Moondust (Gollancz classic SF)

Arthur C. Clarke

Gollancz, 1987-02-26. Paperback. Good.

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A Fall of Moondust - 2463

Arthur C. Clarke -

Dell, 1961. Gd. Condition Classic Science fiction (SF14B). Soft Cover. Good.

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$26.24

A Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C

Dell #2463, 1963. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft cover. Fine to as new. Unread 1st print. Very collectible condition. No writing or markings.

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$25.00

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Fall of moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

Publisher: Orion Publishing Co | Utg. 2002 | | 224 p. | | This book is brand new. | Language: Engelska | We have this book in our store house - please allow for a couple of extra days for delivery.

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$24.26

A Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C

London: Victor Gollancz, 1961. 224pp. Red boards. Gilt lettering. Slight spine slant. Book firm, clean and unmarked. Edges dusted.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/No Jacket. 8vo.

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A Fall of Moondust -330-02312 8

Arthur C. Clarke-

Pan Books, 1964. Gd. Condition. Classic Science Fiction. (SF11A). Soft Cover. Good.

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$22.94

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A Fall of Moondust (Classic Radio Sci-Fi)

Clarke, Arthur C.

Paperback. Very Good.

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$21.13

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Fall of Moondust, A

Clarke, Arthur C.

Scarborough: A Signet Book - The New American Library of Canada Limited, 1974. Previous Dealer Markings; Light Creasing on Front, Rear Covers, Spine; Front, Rear Covers, Spine Lightly Chipped; Spine Slightly Cocked; Edges Moderately Soiled; Slight Yellowing Due to Age. By the author of 2001: A Space Odyssey. SYNOPSIS: SELENE - Queen of the underworld - or tourist bus, imprisoned in the Sea of Thirst by a fall of moondust. Twenty-two people on a tour of death. And Chief Engineer Lawrence, the man with the impossible job. For how do you find a small ship in the depths of a sea of dust? And if you find it, how do you rescue the twenty-two people buried alive by a treacherous and greedy moon? However impossible it seemed, Lawrence knew he must save the passengers of the Selene. For upon his success depended man's future upon the moon.... First Thus 1st Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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A Fall of Moondust

CLARKE,ARTHUR C.

gollancz london 1961. second impression before publication 224pp VG+ (red cloth,sl.soiled spine,sl.bumps to extrems.,content edges sl.foxed/browned) in VG- d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,spine browned,chipping to extrems.w.some sl.losses)

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$20.81

A Fall of Moondust (Streamline Books)

Clarke, Arthur C

Cengage Learning Australia. Used - Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

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$18.42

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A Fall of Moondust (S.F. Masterworks)

Clarke, Arthur C.

Gollancz. PAPERBACK. 0575073179 Expedited shipping NOT available. Brand New. Exceptional customer service. Standard shipping is ground. All deliveries in 4-14 business days. . New.

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Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C

Littlehampton Book Services Ltd. Used - Acceptable. 1961 Hardcover [1st ed.] . 248 p. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!

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$16.65

A FALL OF MOONDUST

Clarke, Arthur C.

[New York]: A Dell Book, [1963].. Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First paperback edition. Dell Books 2463. A fine copy. (#88720)

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FALL OF MOONDUST (REMAINDER)

CLARKE, ARTHUR C.

DAEDALUS. 1407246372 . New. 2013.

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Fall of Moondust. A

Clarke, Arthur C

London: Victor Gollancz, 1961. Full condition report on request.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

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Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

Hardback. Acceptable.

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Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

Hardback. Good.

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A Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C

Dell #2463, 1963. 1st Printing. Soft cover. As New. L Krause (photo cover). Couldn't get much nicer if you had been there in 1963 and grabbed it off the shelf. Full cover gloss, sharp corners, no writing or markings. Unread, square, with clean spine. 1st printing stated. Very Collectible!

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$13.50

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A Fall of Moondust

Arthur C. Clarke

1961. Fair. Fair/Good. Ex-library copy. Cloth worn to the boards along bottom edge. Considerable water damage to covers. Some wrinkling to pages. Text otherwise clean, binding tight. Jacket has stain inside from cover dye. Mylar protector.

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$12.95

Fall of Moondust

Clarke, Arthur C.

Harcourt Brace, 1961 Second printing (copyright page reads: "First Edition," and below "B.3.62." Ex-library with the expected internal paraphernalia, although there are no external signs of library provenance on dust jacket or cover. Dust jacket ($3.95 price intact) is heavily chipped and worn, with some short tears at top and bottom; it has been affixed to the pastedowns with brown tape. Bottom of front cover is heavily worn and frayed. At the price, an attractive copy. We ship all books carefully and securely in sturdy cartons, never in mailing bags. . Hard Cover. Fair/Fair. Ex-Library.

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$12.00

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A FALL OF MOONDUST

Clarke, Arthur C. [cover photograph by L. Krause]

[New York]: A Dell Book [1963]. Very Good. 1963. First Thus. Mass Market Paperback. First Dell printing. Dell 2463 with 50 cents cover price. "The time is the next century. The place is the civilized moon, a strangte and beautiful world. The people are curious tourists from Earth, embarked on a one-way journey that will shock milliions for centuries to come". 240 pages. Ink comment [GRADE---"A"] to the top of the first page else VG+ or better copy. .

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$11.80

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A FALL OF MOONDUST

Clarke, Arthur C. [cover photograph by L. Krause]

[New York]: A Dell Book [1963]. Very Good. 1963. First Thus. Mass Market Paperback. First Dell printing. Dell 2463 with 50 cents cover price. "The time is the next century. The place is the civilized moon, a strangte and beautiful world. The people are curious tourists from Earth, embarked on a one-way journey that will shock milliions for centuries to come". 240 pages. VG+ copy [slight spine cocking, cheap paper tanning] with some light waterstaining around the spine heel rear corner. .

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A Fall of Moondust

Arthur C. Clarke

Paperback. New. Time is running out for the passengers and crew of the tourist cruiser Selene, incarcerated in a sea of choking lunar dust. On the surface, her rescuers find their resources stretched to the limit by the mercilessly unpredictable conditions of a totally alien environment. A brilliantly imagined stor

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A Fall of Moondust [ First Printing ]

Clarke , Arthur C

USA: Dell, 1963. First edition first printing paperback with super pictoral vintage cover art , a nice clean near fine copy , has no crease to spine. No marks , no inscriptions , no tears , The book is bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , clean , unfaded. ,2 corners are slightly curled , has the usual page toning with age and very minor wear to spine tips . Sent well packaged . Many more vintage first printing paperbacks in stock . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket.

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$11.29