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C. S. Lewis
Out of the Silent Planet (signed first edition)
John Lane the Bodley Head, 1938. Condition: Very Good. This book came from the Jack Palance estate. A small label to that effect is laid in. Signed by Lewis on the title page.This book came out in 1938 before Lewis was famous and thus the print run was very small, making the first edition scarce. This is the first book in Lewis' cosmic trilogy.Mauve boards with gilt text on the spine. Mauve topstain. 264 pp. Artistic dust wrapper signed Harold Jones. The cloth on the boards shows slight edge wear. The book is cocked. No writing in the book and no ownership marks. The dust wrapper is not price clipped. It has been professionally restored and shows soiling on the back.Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings.Full refund if not satisfied. [Attributes: In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Shelley and Son Books (stanshelleyandsonbooks) [Hendersonville, NC, United States]
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