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Rainbow's End by  Vernor Vinge - First edition - 2006 - from Evening Star Books (SKU: 00008420)

Rainbow's End

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Rainbow's End

by Vinge, Vernor

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  • hardcover
  • First
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New York: TOR (2006), 2006. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [9], 10-364, [4] pp. Bound in blue cloth with metallic pink lettering on the spine. Price of $25.95 on jacket flap. A nice copy of this Hugo Award winning novel. Near Fine with some minor wear to the edges of the boards in a Near Fine dust jacket with a few hints of wear to the extremities.

Synopsis

Rainbows End is a 2006 science fiction novel by Vernor Vinge. It was awarded the 2007 Hugo Award for Best Novel. The book is set in San Diego, California, in 2025, in a variation of the fictional world Vinge explored in his 2002 Hugo-winning novella "Fast Times at Fairmont High" and 2004's "Synthetic Serendipity". Vinge has tentative plans for a sequel, picking up some of the loose threads left at the end of the novel.

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book dealer
Evening Star Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
00008420
Title
Rainbow's End
Author
Vinge, Vernor
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
TOR (2006)
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
2006

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Evening Star Books

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Evening Star Books

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About Evening Star Books

We buy and sell rare and fine books in many fields. Our interests include philosophy, modern first editions, and works of historical or intellectual interest. In addition to bookselling, we regularly do valuations and appraisals for non-IRS purposes. Evening Star Books is a Limited Liability Company.

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