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Mission of Gravity by Hal Clement - Hardcover - Book Club Edition - 1954 - from Easy Chair Books (SKU: 181515)

Mission of Gravity

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Mission of Gravity

by Hal Clement

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Doubleday, 1954. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. BCE. Shelf wear, pages yellowed; musty from storage but a good solid book. The dust jacket has some chips, tears and soiling. Jacket by Joe Mugnaini. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Inventory No: 181515. .

Synopsis

Mission of Gravity is a science fiction novel by Hal Clement. The title is a play on words, involving two uses of the word "Gravity," one meaning "Gravity, the force which pulls" and the other being ", extremely serious or important". The novel was serialized in Astounding Science Fiction magazine in April–July 1953. Its first hardcover book publication was in 1954, and it was first published as a paperback book in 1958.

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Seller
Easy Chair Books US (US)
Seller Inventory #
181515
Title
Mission of Gravity
Author
Hal Clement
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good Condition
Jacket condition
Fair
Quantity available
1
Edition
Book Club Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Doubleday
Date published
1954
Keywords
BZDB23 NOISBN Science Fiction & Fantasy; Mission of Gravity Hal Clement

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jacket
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shelf wear
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book club edition
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