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EARTHLIGHT by  Arthur C Clarke - First Edition - [1955]. - from L. W. Currey, Inc. and Biblio.co.uk

EARTHLIGHT

by Clarke, Arthur C

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New York: Ballantine Books, [1955].. Octavo, cloth. First edition. A science fiction novel about man's first colony on the moon. Expansion of "Earthlight," THRILLING WONDER STORIES, August 1951. A fine copy in very good dust jacket with wear at spine ends and corner tips, several short closed tears at top edge, one at upper front corner tip with associated wrinkle, green ink on spine panel faded, and clipped price. Jacket art by Richard Powers. (#148619)

Earthlight is one of Arthur C. Clarke's earlier works, dating back to 1955. It is an expansion to novel length of a short story that he had published four years earlier.




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