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    A. E. van Vogt. The Book of Ptath. Illustrated by A. J. Donnell. Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, 1947.

    First edition. Octavo. 227 pages. Six illustration including the frontispiece.

    Publisher's red cloth with the spine lettered and ruled in gilt. Illustrated dust jacket designed by A. J. Donnell. Illustrated endpapers in green and white. Bookseller's ticket on front pastedown endpaper. Covers and jacket slightly rubbed, tiny closed tears to the head and foot of the spine, some discoloring to the inside flaps of the jacket and endpapers. Altogether a tight and very good copy.

    One of A. E. van Vogt's (April 26, 1912 - January 26, 2000) first science-magic novels.


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