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The Coming Of the Space Age

By Clarke, Arthur C




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The Coming Of The Space Age: Famous Accounts Of Man's Probing Of The Universe

Clarke, Arthur C. (Editor)

New York: Meredith Press, 1967. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Xiv, 301 Pp.Black Cloth Stamped In Silver. First Edition Stated. Fine In Fine Dj, As New J. Signed By Clarke On The Front Endpaper.

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The Coming of the Space Age

Clarke, Arthur C. (editor; signed)

New York: Meredith Press, 1967. Boldly signed by Arthur C. Clarke on the front free endpaper (his signature only). Near Fine condition in a Very Good dust jacket (lightly rubbed at corners). Not price clipped ($6.95). No chips. No fading. No creases. Clean, square, tight, and unmarked. Not a book club edition. No owner's name or bookplate. Pages are fresh and crisp. No underlining. No highlighting. No margin notes. Laid-in is a slip indicating this copy was purchased new at the Smithsonian Institution (Clarke may have signed the book there). Contains 36 selections/essays on the trials, glories and visions of space scientists. With contributions by Wernher von Braun, John Glenn, Arthur C. Clarke, C. S. Lewis, W. Olaf Stapledon, Dr. James Edson, Kurt Stehling, Walter R. Dornberger, Carl Sagan, Sam Moskowitz, etc. Includes autobiographies by 3 pioneers in astronautics: Konstantin Tsiolkovski, Robert Goddard and Hermann Oberth. Bound in the original black cloth. From the Dust Jacket: "Famous Accounts of Man's Probing of the Universe." . Signed by Arthur C. Clarke (signature only). First Edition (so stated). Hardcover. Near Fine condition/Very Good dust jacket. 8vo. xiv, 301pp.

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The Coming Of The Space Age

Arthur C. Clarke

London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1967. 301pp. Famous accounts of Man's probing of the universe, selected and edited by Arthur C. Clarke. In bright condition, Bump to lower corners, spine a little sunned. Fred's Clark 's ( the brother of the author) Signature in light pencil to f.f.endpaper.. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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