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    Pierre Boulle. Planet of the Apes. Translation by Xan Fielding. New York: The Vanguard Press, Inc., [1963].

    Octavo. 246 pages.

    Publisher's quarter black cloth over gray cloth covers with an orange, white, and gray circle. The spine is lettered in orange, white, and gray. Black dust jacket. Bright orange endpapers. Very minor rubbing to the spine, slight rubbing to the jacket, lightly sunned jacket spine. Altogether a very good copy.

    French novelist Pierre Boulle (1912 - 1994) is best known for this novel, in French La Planete des Singes. Xan Fielding (1918 - 1991) translated this fantastic work into English the same year of original publication, 1963.

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