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    Alfred Bester: The Demolished Man (Chicago: Shasta Publishers, 1953), first edition, jacket design by Martin Herbstman, 250 pages, blue cloth spine, red boards with gilt titles, 8vo (5.75" x 8.25"), fine in fine unclipped jacket. Bester's book, his first novel, was winner of the 1953 Hugo award (the first book to receive this prestigious award) and runner-up for the 1954 International Fantasy Award. A beautiful copy. Number 7 on David Pringle's list of 100 Best Science Fiction novels.

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    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
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