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The Fountains of Paradise (first technical mention and treatment of the "space elevator"?)

by Clarke, Arthur C

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine to fine

England: Gollancz, 1979. 1st Edition 1st Printing. No Binding. Near Fine/Near Fine to fine. Oakes, Terry. Nice square book, with very slightly bumped front top corner and slightly darkened bottom spine end. Clean, no writing or markings. Very nice, albeit price clipped, dj, in mylar.


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