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Childhood's End

By Clarke, Arthur C




Arthur C. Clarke is considered to be the greatest science fiction writer of all time. He is an international treasure in many other ways: An article written by him in 1945 led to the invention of satellite technology. Books by Mr. Clarke--both fiction and nonfiction--have more than one hundred million copies in print worldwide. He lives in Sri Lanka.


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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

Brilliance Audio. MP3 CD. 1491574682 Brand new. . New. 2014-12-16. MP3 Una.

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$6,033.84

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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

Ballantine Books, 1953 First edition (no later printing stated on copyright page). An enormously popular novel presaging Clarke's major thematic statements in 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY (1968). Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 3-44. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 9. Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 337-41. A fine copy in near fine dust jacket. SIGNED by Clarke on a bookplate; laid in. Small bookstore sticker attached to bottom of rear paste-down. Comes in a custom-made slipcase.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.

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$6,000.00

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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

Ballantine, 1953 A fine first edition in a fine dust jacket, owner's inscription on front free endpaper. A stunning copy. Housed in a custom-made clamshell case.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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$4,000.00

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Ballantine, 1953. Book. Hardcover. First Edition. This is a very good copy of this scarce hardcover first edition in a very good dust jacket that has a bit of soiling, is lightly spine faded and has some light edgewear especially at the top of the front fold where a tiny piece is missing. Overall an attractive copy of this classic novel..

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$3,637.50

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Ballantine, 1953. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. BOOK VERY GOOD/JACKET GOOD+. 8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall. Signed by Author. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on a special, decorative bookplate. A rare find. A VERY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT DUSTJACKET IN NEW, GLOSSY BRODART. 1st printing. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. First printing. A scarce, collectible copy!

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$3,495.00

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Ballantine Books, (1953). [First Edition]. 8vo 8"x5-1/2", 214 [4] pages, hard cover (red cloth w/black lettering on the spine), dust jacket -- Binding slightly slanted, red cloth covers have very minor shelf-wear at the extremities The head and heel of the spine have a small area of fading where there is a small chip to the dust jacket Dust jacket spine is some faded and has four light water spot stains on the rear panel The dust jacket price ($200) is not price clipped -- Overall: Very Good Condition in a Good+ dust jacket (tb 10) Quantity Available: 1 Category: Fiction; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request Inventory No: 007763.

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$3,000.00

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Childhood's End

Arthur C. Clarke

US: Ballantine Books. New York, Ballantine Books, 1953. Hardback first edition and first impression. A near fine copy with a little bumping, and the occassional short closed tear. A little fading to the spine and a small chip to the lower spine tip. A nice copy overall. . Near Fine. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1953.

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$2,472.93

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Ballantine Books, 1953. Very good plus in red boards with slight shelf wear and small signature and date (1953) at top of flyleaf. Lower corner of pages are very slightly creased. In a very good plus dust jacket ($2.00 price intact) with minor rubbing at corners but no chips or tears. Green front panel and spine are slightly faded--spine a touch more so. A very attractive copy of this science fiction high spot. . 1st Edition.

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$1,925.00

CHILDHOOD'S END

Clarke, Arthur C.

Ballantine, 1953. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Ed. First ed. Very good/Fine condition, moderate over all wear to book, light shelf wear to bottom edges of boards, wear to top and bottom edges of spine, bottom edge of spine darkened. Bound in red cloth, with black titles on spine. Includes fine condition facsimile dustjacket..

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$850.00

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CHILDHOOD'S END

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Ballantine Books, [1953]. First edition. Offsetting to free end papers, a very good to nearly fine copy in a good dust jacket with chips to the upper and lower spine ends, red ink of title lettering on spine mostly faded, closed tear to lower front panel/spine fold and some foxing to the rear panel. (19734). Octavo, cloth. An enormously popular novel presaging Clarke's major thematic statements in 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY. Recently aired as a miniseries on the SyFy channel in December 2015. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-246. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 9. Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 337-41.

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$650.00

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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

Sidgwick and Jackson, 1954. Hardcover. Very Good. A first edition, first printing published by Sedgwick and Jackson in 1954. A very good+ book with browning to the spine. In a near fine unclipped wrapper with a little rubbing to the front flap. An unusually nice example of the dust wrapper.

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$494.59

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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

London: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1954 First British edition of classic first contact novel. Not price-clipped, not bumped. A splendid copy aside from light soiling to the rear of the dust jacket. Comes in an archival protective cover. All books are bubble-wrapped and placed in a sturdy shipping box when mailed. Orders are normally processed within 24 hours.

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$369.00

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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Ballantine Books. Fine. 1953. 1st. Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall GLASS1-FINE mass market paperback. red w/yellow lettering .

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$300.00

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Childhood's End

Arthur C. Clarke

UK: Sidgwick & Jackson. London, Sidgwick and Jackson, 1954. Hardback first edition and first impression recently rebound in quarter morocco leather. Slight offsetting to the half-title. . Fine. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1954.

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$282.62

Childhood's End

Arthur C. Clarke

Buccaneer Books, 1998-09. Hardcover. Good.

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$189.81

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Scheer, K(arl-)H(erbert (19. Junio 1928 - 15. Septembro 1991)

14/11/1989. Edition: 1. softcover. fast ohne Mängel, höchstens einmal gelesen. 1473 Computer: Es geht los! DIE GRÖßTE WELTRAUMSERIE!

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$166.46

Childhood's End.

Clarke, Arthur C.

Sidgwick & Jackson: London. 1954. First edition (& later binding).. Hardcover.. Page edges browning, a near fine copy in a good edge-worn dustjacket. (several small chips and one 2cm closed tear) with dust-soiling to. rear (white) panel.. Classic sf novel. Later binding of yelow boards with black lettering (the first state binding had light blue boards with gilt lettering). In: Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels no 9.

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$154.38

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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

Harcourt. Hardcover. 0151172056 New Condition. . New.

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$130.33

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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C

Sidgwick, 1954. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fair/Poor. The jacket is marked and chipped. Some milldew to the edgeworn boards. The page edges are stained. Some tanning / foxing. One small sticker. Soundly bound if a bit cocked.

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$130.00

Childhood's End (Signed, First Paperback Edition) Ballantine Original, 33

Clarke, Arthur C.

NY: Ballantine Books. Very Good. 1953. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. Light rubbing at the edges, crease along the spine. Signed by Clarke on the title page. ; 7"; 214 pages .

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$125.00

Childhood's End

Arthur C. Clarke

Ballantine Books. Used - Good. Good condition. Stamped on cover and page edges.

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$99.99

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

Ballantine Books. PAPERBACK. 0345027507 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! . New.

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$93.58

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

-: London: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1954. Hardcover. Very Good-. used hardcover in dj, STATED 1954 PUBLICATION. dj covers mildly scuffed and creased, moderate bumping with minor closed tears along edges, missing 1/3' section from top dj spine end, missing 1/4' section from bottom dj spine end, moderate creasing at bottom front dj edge, 1' closed tear at bottom rear dj edge with two 3/4' closed tears also at bottom rear edge, heavy creasing between closed tears at bottom rear, not price-clipped, now in mylar cover. yellow boards are mildly scuffed with mild rubbing along edges, light bend to boards at bottom fore-edge corner, binding and pages are solid, light toning to endpapers, mild indenting to last few fep, text is clean, page edges lightly scuffed and mildly foxed.

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$92.64

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

Del Rey. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0345284658 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! . New.

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$92.48

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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C

Gollancz. Hardcover. 0575082356 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! . New.

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$90.51

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Childhood's End

Arthur C. Clarke

Good. [ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ][ Ships Daily ] [ Underlining/Highlighting: NONE ] [ Writing: None ]

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$80.61

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Childhood's End

Arthur C. Clarke

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Arthur C. Clarke

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Arthur C. Clarke

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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C

New York: Harcourt Brace and World, 1963. Reprint. Hardcover. near fine in very good dust jacket, in fresh mylar cover; minor edgewear and soiling to jacket, very mild spine lean else a tight square unmarked copy in unclipped dust jacket bearing a $4.50 price; presumably a tenth anniversary reprint of the author's landmark novel; publishing date is estimated, not stated; a scarce trade edition of the Harcourt printing

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$75.00

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CHILDHOOD'S END

Arthur C. Clarke

New York: Harcourt Brace. 1953. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Good in a Good dust jacket. Scuffing to panels. Chip to lower front panel. Library stamp to title page. Edge wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Original dust jacket. .

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Childhood's End

Arthur C. Clarke

NY: Harcourt Brace & World, 1953. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Book Club Edition. 1953 ( 1959) Harcourt Brace & World FIRST BOOK CLUB Edition first printing of the sci-fi thriller about to premiere as a 3 night film on SyFyTV. A RARE copy in NF/VG condition..

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$75.00

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Childhood's End

Arthur C. Clarke

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P, 1963-06. Hardcover. Good.

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$71.71

Childhood's End

SFBC Science Fiction. Hardcover. 1624901646 dust jacket shows some rubbing, small tears at top edges, copy is very clean . Good.

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$70.43

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C

Ballantine. PAPERBACK. B001DDA59O Crisp pages. Tight binding. Creased cover. Heavy shelf wear on cover. Ex-library book. Tanning throughout. Sun fading. Good reading copy. . Good.

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$69.16

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York: Ballantine Books, 1953. Book. Good. Mass Market Paperback. First Paperback Edition.. # 33 / c 1953, no additional printing statement. Covers well worn, curl with edges creased. Front cover with etched markings at top corner. Rear cover with some creasing. Spine with creases, repaired. Binding sound. Previous owner's name stamp at top of first page, else unmarked. Text block well toned. Contents toned. A reading copy of the first paperback printing..

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$67.50

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C

London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1954. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Edges of binding have been attacked by insects with possibly 20% of the edge cloth missing. The binding is otherwise solid and has sunning to the spine. Book comes with a loose leaflet advertising the Science fiction book club , now in its second year advertising past choices like Ray Bradbury's The Martian Chronicles. Leaflet is in very good condition. The book internally is clean and tidy. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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$65.38

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Childhood's End (S.F. Masterworks)

Clarke, Arthur C.

Gollancz. Hardcover. 0575072636 New Condition. . New.

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$62.50

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

Ballantine Books (P). PAPERBACK. 034529467X New Condition. . New.

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$59.99

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

Ballantine Books. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0345243447 New Condition. . New.

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$59.99

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

Del Rey. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0345315588 New Condition. . New.

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$59.99

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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C

Gollancz. Hardcover. 0575082356 New Condition. . New.

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$59.99

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Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

Random House Inc, 2001. Paperback. New. One of the all-time classics of science fiction by the author of 2001: A Space Odyssey features the Overlords, a race of aliens who offers humankind a golden age of peace and prosperity, but at the cost of freedom. Reprint.SKU: MM-20064955; EAN: 9780345444059

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$48.30

Childhood's End

Clarke, Arthur C.

New York, NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc, 1953. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Early book club edition; Clean, tight, unmarked; light age tanning; light edge wear and rubbing to dust jacket; otherwise minimal wear; Dust jacket has picture of the iris of an eye in greys with title in blue and author's name in red. Picture of the author on back of dust jacket. Red cloth covers with black titles. This is the story of the last generation of mankind on earth. In 1975, the planet is manned by Overlords, mysterious creatures from another race who eliminate ignorance, disease, poverty and fear. But this golden age ends for mankind when the guardians bow to the will of a superior intelligence and death comes to the planet.

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$45.00

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Childhood's End

Arthur C. Clarke

Sidgwick & Jackson, 1954. Hardcover. Good. 1954. 253 pages. No dust jacket. Yellow cloth boards with black lettering to spine. Firm binding to clean, lightly tanned pages with bright copy throughout. Previous owner's name to front paste down. Moderate shelf wear and markings to boards with tanning to spine and board edges. Moderate finger marking with small stains. Pen mark to spine. Light rub wear to edges and bumped corners.

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$42.90