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A Fall of Moondust

by Clarke, Arthur C

Condition: Good/Very Good


NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1961. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 8vo. 248pp. First printing (first edition statement on copyright page, no subsequent printings noted). Full blue cloth with blue spine titles. G+/VG. Book graded down from very good owing to a moderate/severe bump to the front board's top corner, which has caused some creasing to the book board. Page corners of the first couple of signatures show related light bumping. Else very good, with a light bump at base of rear board, tanning to page edges, and a former owner's initials on front end paper. In an unclipped "$3.95" jacket with related bumping at top front corner, light rubbing and wear at spine ends and tips, and some soiling to the rear panel. Presents quite nicely in fresh mylar.


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?


  • Bookseller: Dividing Line Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 000513
  • Title: A Fall of Moondust
  • Author: Clarke, Arthur C
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World
  • Place: NY
  • Date published: 1961


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