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Astounding Days by  Arthur C Clarke - 1st Edition 1st Printing - 1989 - from Durdles Books (IOBA) (SKU: 004232)

Astounding Days

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Astounding Days

by Clarke, Arthur C

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Near Fine
ISBN 10
0575044462
ISBN 13
9780575044463
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London: Gollancz, 1989. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First edition first printing. Hardback book is tight clean and square. Boards sharp and clean, gilt perfect. Text block clean with light toning. Feels very lightly read. Previous booksellers pencil price to FEP. Near fine condition. Jacket clean, with light handling marks and crimping to top edge grades near fine. For grading accuracy books are photographed without a protective book cover. This book is fitted with a non adhesive archival quality book protector to make a quality addition to your collection. Note we do not use stock images, the book pictured is the book described. A near fine example of this collectible first edition first printing book the Science Fictional Autobiography by Arthur C Clarke

Synopsis

A Bantam Spectra Book. Cover art by Chris Consani. "First published in Great Britain 1989 by Victor Gollancz Ltd."--T.p. verso. Includes bibliographical references.

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Details

Bookseller
Durdles Books (IOBA) GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
004232
Title
Astounding Days
Author
Clarke, Arthur C
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0575044462
ISBN 13
9780575044463
Publisher
Gollancz
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1989
Pages
256
Keywords
2001 space odyssey earthlight rama General
Bookseller catalogs
Science Fiction;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Terms of Sale

Durdles Books (IOBA)

30 day return guarantee, with full refund including original shipping costs for up to 30 days after delivery if an item arrives misdescribed or damaged. All books, where possible, are sent by signed and tracked services and our postage prices reflect this. We cannot normally send to overseas PO Box addresses. Purchasers may need to provide a phone number for heavier or valuable items as per our courier requirements. We only use airmail for overseas orders, we will not use surface mail.

About the Seller

Durdles Books (IOBA)

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About Durdles Books (IOBA)

Durdles Books is an online bookshop that specialises in Science Fiction, Fantasy, Modern Firsts and Genre Fiction. We also have books in many other categories and think our stock is both varied and interesting. We are constantly busy sourcing new stock in great condition, as collectors ourselves we appreciate that there is nothing like finding a lovely copy of a book that is on "the list". We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA), so you can be assured of our commitment to good bookselling practices and customer service.

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