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    Arthur C. Clarke. Childhood's End. London: Sidgwick and Jackson, [1954]. First British edition. Inscribed and signed by Clarke, "To Jack Cordes, / with all good wishes / from / Arthur C Clarke / 7 Apr '68" on the front free endpaper. Octavo. 253 pages. Publisher's yellow cloth with black spine titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Minor edge wear and dust-soiling to the boards. Light off-setting to the endpapers. Jacket noticeably wrinkled, with mild fraying at the spine ends. Minimal loss at the corners and one short closed tear to the bottom edge of the front panel. A very good copy. From the collection of first fan, Jack Cordes.

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