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PRELUDE TO SPACE

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PRELUDE TO SPACE

by Clarke, Arthur C

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About This Item

[New York]: Gnome Press, 1954. Octavo, cloth. First U.S. hardcover edition. Later binding of gray cloth with spine panel lettered in red. Clarke's first SF book. Text differs from those printed in the earlier World (1951) and Sidgwick and Jackson (1953) editions. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-103. A fine copy; no dust jacket. (#89013)

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Bookseller
L. W. Currey, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
89013
Title
PRELUDE TO SPACE
Author
Clarke, Arthur C
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
Gnome Press
Place of Publication
[New York]
Date published
1954

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About L. W. Currey, Inc.

We buy and sell rare, fine and collectible first edition books, magazines, letters and manuscripts in all fields of popular fiction, with an emphasis on science fiction, fantasy and utopian literature from the earliest times to end of the twentieth century. We are open to the public by appointment only.

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