Sign In | Register
The Songs of Distant Earth by Arthur C. Clarke - Signed First Edition - 1986 - from Hyraxia and

The Songs of Distant Earth

by Arthur C. Clarke

Condition: Good /Good

London: Grafton. London, Grafton, 1986. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. A good copy. Inscribed by the author to the title page. Inscription reads: 'To Sir Edward du Cann, \ with all good wishes \ Arthur C. Clarke \ 8 July 86'. (du Cann was a British politician). Good only , with a heavy bump to the lower spine tip, slight lean and some mustiness. A little foxing to the top edge. [7181, Hyraxia Books]. . Good. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1986.

The Songs of Distant Earth is the common title of several science fiction works by Arthur C. Clarke, including a science fiction short story, a short movie synopsis, and a 1986 science fiction novel that all bear the same title. This article deals with the novel.

  • Bookseller: Hyraxia GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 7181
  • Title: The Songs of Distant Earth
  • Author: Arthur C. Clarke
  • Format/binding: Hardback
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Grafton
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1986


Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)

Help & frequently asked questions


Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
First Edition
In collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in cases ...[more]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf. A...[more]
title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the pu...[more]
When a book is described as being inscribed, it indicates that a short note written by the author or a previous owner has b...[more]

£ 120.00

£12.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Mary Shelley - Mother of Science Fiction

Mary Shelley - Mother of Science Fiction

"I have love in me the likes of which you can scarcely imagine and rage the likes of which you would not believe. If I cannot satisfy the one, I will indulge the other." - Learn more about Mary Shelley, the author of Frankenstein

Collecting Bookmarks

Using and Collecting Bookmarks

Bern Marcowitz warns against paperclips and other inappropriate page-savers, and offers a bit of advice on using and collecting bookmarks.