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Charles Chilton:
Journey into Space.

London: Herbert Jenkins, 1954. First edition. 220, + [1] advert. The full-length novel of the record-breaking radio story, by its author-producer. Sound ex-library copy with a very good dust jacket. Library marks to endpapers, half-title and title page. Pages used but good, with slight soiling, but no creasing or marks. In the original red cloth-textured binding titled in black: bright and firm, with darkening to edges from former tape. The protected bright unclipped pictorial dust jacket has residue from a label to the lower spine, and is creased along its length 5mm from the bottom edge. There is a little surface damage at this crease, and the extreme edges of the flaps are slightly damaged (not losing any print) where formerly taped into the book. For the most part, the jacket is in very bright fresh condition. Lovely copy. VG in VG+ dust-jacket.

Price: 120.00


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Roy Meyers:
The Dolphin Rider.

London: Rapp & Whiting, 1968. First UK edition. 189pp. Contents clean and fresh, with neat ownership name and date on front free endpaper. In the original navy cloth-textured binding titled in silver, clean, bright and firm. In the protected unclipped pictorial dust jacket, bright and clean, with slight loss at the scuffed extremities. Very nice copy. Near Fine in very good dust-jacket.

Price: 85.00


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Ray Bradbury:
I Sing the Body Electric! (stories)

London: Hart-Davis, MacGibbon, 1977. Reprint. 305pp. Fresh unread copy from storage. Contents immaculate. Closed text block has some spotting to top edge, as have the top edges of the inner flaps. In the original blue cloth-textured binding titled in silver, clean, bright and sharp, like new. In the protected unclipped pictorial dust jacket, crisp, bright, and fresh, with a 2mm puncture near the head of the spine. Fine in near-fine dust-jacket.

Price: 25.00


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Edited by Rob Jackson: and signed by Arthur C. Clarke, Doris Lessing, Frederik Pohl, Brian Aldiss, Jim Burns and 14 others present:
Frontier Crossings: A Souvenir of the 45th World Science Fiction Convention, Conspiracy '87, held in Brighton, Gt Britain, from August 27th to September 1st 1987. SIGNED by a number of the attendees.

London: Science Fiction Conventions Ltd, trading as Conspiracy '87, 1987. Number #060 of a Signed Limited Edition of 135. 190, [2]; with adverts, photographs, and illustrations (some coloured) including the Jim Burns colour foldout frontis (used as a jacket in the regular edition, but here without the title across it). Page 1 is the autographs and limitation page (hand-numbered), with the tipped-in sheet bearing the autographs of Arthur C.Clarke, Doris Lessing, Frederik Pohl, Brian Aldiss, Jim Burns, Ray Harryhausen, Les Edwards, Dave Langford, Walt Willis, Rob Jackson, Peter Nicholls, Joyce Slater, Ken Slater, W.M. Gibson, Ian Miller, John Clute, and three others I can't identify. Text and articles convey a lively ferment. Contents very clean. Quarto, in the Limited Edition binding of navy faux leather titled in gilt, in a slipcase to the same design: all clean and firm, corners sharp, though gilt lettering tarnished. Very Good+.
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Price: 180.00


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