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From the Ocean, from the Stars by  Arthur C Clarke - 1st Edition  - 1958 - from Brother Dave's Books and

From the Ocean, from the Stars

by Clarke, Arthur C

Condition: Very Good/Good

Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. - New York, 1958. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good.  Very Good book with Good, price-clipped dust jacket in mylar protective cover. Book - published 1958, pages 515, spine printed off-center, two rubbed spots; bumped front upper corner; tight & clean. Stated first edition but C48 symbol on page 515 would indicate a book club edition. Dust Jacket - stain on inside back cover bled thru; closed tear front flap; closed tear top front near spine; shelf-worn & sunned.

  • Seller: Brother Dave's Books US (US)
  • Seller: Inventory #: BDB0075
  • Title: From the Ocean, from the Stars
  • Author: Clarke, Arthur C
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. - New York
  • Date published: 1958


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