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Isaac Asimov
PEBBLE IN THE SKY Isaac Asimov 1st Edition First Printing SCIENCE FICTION 1950
Doubleday, 1950. Very Good +. Pebble In the Sky by Isaac Asimov 1st Edition stated First Printing w/ $2.50 on DJ w/ clipped tips of flaps in mylar 20th Century Classic & His FIRST BOOK!!!! Doubleday, 1950. VG+ for age. Interior clean, bright and tight, front foreedge of DJ and boards scuffed. DJ has some chips, rubbing, surface flaws, small tears, creases. A rare solid copy. The author's first book and first SF novel. In the far future "Earth is largely a radioactive wasteland, populated by a few million inhabitants who are discriminated against by the rest of the galactic empire which has forgotten that Earth was humanity's original home." - Brians, Nuclear Holocausts: Atomic War in Fiction, 1895-1984, p. 122. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-51. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 237. In 333. [Attributes: First Edition; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Rare Vision Books and Collectibles (rarevisionbooks) [Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States]
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