Sign In | Register
ASTOUNDING DAYS: The Science Fictional Autobiography by ARTHUR C. CLARKE - First Edition - 1989 - from TARPAULIN BOOKS AND COMICS and

ASTOUNDING DAYS: The Science Fictional Autobiography


Condition: Very Good /Good Plus

LONDON: VICTOR GOLLANCZ. Hard cover with dust jacket. Autobiograpgy of Arthur C. Clarke focusing on his long and respected career as a science fiction writer. Small piece of the bottom part of the dust jacket spine is missing. Otherwise slight wear on DJ edges. DJ has not been price clipped. Slight print marking on the bottom edge of the book's pages. Otherwise clean, tight pages. Strong binding. No inscriptions. Red boards. No interior illustrations. Location: CPT4 . Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 1989.

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.


Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)

Help & frequently asked questions


Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
price clipped
When a book is described as price-clipped, it indicates that the portion of the dust jacket flap that has the publisher's...[more]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]

£ 12.00

£10.95 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Collecting Arkham House

Collecting Arkham House

Learn about collecting the iconic horror and fantasy publisher that produced books by the likes of Ray Bradbury, August Derleth and H. P. Lovecraft.

Children’s Literature by Writers and Educators of the Harlem Renaissance

Positive Representation Matters

Books transmit cultural values and can shape the views of society. Learn more about the history of American literature in Collecting Children’s Literature by Writers and Educators of the Harlem Renaissance.