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The Nine Billion Names of God by Arthur C. Clarke - Paperback - First paperback printing - June 1974 - from Books of the World and Biblio.co.uk

The Nine Billion Names of God

by Arthur C. Clarke

Condition: Very Good


New York: Signet / New American Library. June 1974. Y5949. Mass Market Paperback. First paperback printing / full number line. Very Good. Foxing to edges. Binding is straight and tight. Text is unmarked. Mild shelf and reading wear. See photo. No folds or tears. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 240 pages.

A collection of Arthur C. Clarke's best science fiction. Contents: "Introduction"; "I Remember Babylon" (1960); "Trouble With Time" (1960); "Rescue Party" (1946) novelette; "The Curse" (1946); "Summertime on Icarus" (1960); "Dog Star" (1962); "Hide and Seek" (1949); "Out of the Sun" (1958); "The Wall of Darkness" (1949); "No Morning After" (1954); "The Possessed" (1953); "Death and the Senator" (1961); "Who's There?" (1958); "Before Eden" (1961); "Superiority" (1951); "A Walk in the Dark" (1950); "The Call of the Stars" (1957); "The Reluctant Orchid" (1956); "Encounter at Dawn" (1953); "If I Forget Thee, Oh Earth ..." (1951); "Patent Pending" (1954); "The Sentinel" (1951); "Transience" (1949); "The Star" (1955).

The Nine Billion Names of God is a collection of short stories from acclaimed science-fiction author Arthur C. Clarke. Stories include: The Nine Billion Names of God / I Remember Babylon / Trouble with Time / Rescue Party / The Curse / Summertime on Icarus / Dog Star / Hide and Seek / Out of the Sun / The Wall of Darkness / No Morning After / The Possessed / Death and the Senator / Who's There? / Before Eden / Superiority / A Walk in the Dark / The Call of the Stars / The Reluctant Orchid / Encounter at Dawn / If I Forget Thee, Oh Earth... / The Sentinel


  • Bookseller: Books of the World US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: RWARE0000001785
  • Title: The Nine Billion Names of God
  • Author: Arthur C. Clarke
  • Format/binding: Mass Market Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First paperback printing
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Signet / New American Library
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: June 1974
  • Keywords: science fiction, short stories, anthology
  • Bookseller catalogs: Science Fiction; Fiction; Britain;
  • Size: 12mo


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