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Earthlight [ First Edition Hardcover]

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Earthlight [ First Edition Hardcover]

by Clarke, Arthur C. [Ian Ballantine Association]

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Fine Book/Near Fine DJ
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New York: Ballantine Books, 1955. First Edition . Yellow-Brown Cloth. Fine Book/Near Fine DJ. 186 Pp. Yellow-Brown Cloth With Spine Lettering In Blue. [There Are Several Variants Of The Cloth Color, No Known Priority]. The Publisher's Personal Copy, Direct From The Publisher's Library. Handwritten "Production Dept" On Front Pastedown, As Is Sometimes Found In The Publisher's Copies. Book Clean, No Wear, Spine Lettering As New, Pages Aged As Usual. Dj Complete, Not Price-Clipped. Tiny Rub At Top Of Front Spine Edge, Small Damp Spots At Top And Bottom Of Spine And Adjacent Area Of Rear Panel, Some Foxing Along Spine Folds And Rear Panel, A Little Fading To Green Color On Spine Panel And Very Faint Foxing To Spine Panel.

Synopsis

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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Bookseller
Arroyo Seco Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
022882
Title
Earthlight [ First Edition Hardcover]
Author
Clarke, Arthur C. [Ian Ballantine Association]
Format/binding
Yellow-Brown Cloth
Book condition
Used - Fine Book
Jacket condition
Near Fine DJ
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Ballantine Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1955
Keywords
General
Bookseller catalogs
Miscellany #53 File Copies of Ian Ballantine; Rare And Unusual Books; "Literature: Science Fiction;

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fine
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First Edition
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