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    Arthur C. Clarke. Against the Fall of Night. [New York]. Gnome Press, [1953].

    First Edition. Octavo. 223 pages.

    Publisher's light blue cloth covers with the spine lettered in purple. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Frank Kelly Frease. Bottom edges of the covers slightly rubbed, jacket has very minor rubbing. Altogether a near fine copy.

    Sir Arthur Charles Clarke's (December 16, 1917) work originally appeared in Startling Stories magazine in November of 1948. In 1956 this work was published as The City and the Stars after is was significantly lengthened and modified.


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