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    Arthur C. Clarke. Islands in the Sky. Jacket and Endpaper Designs by Alex Schomburg. Cecil Matschat, Editor. Carl Carmer, Consulting Editor. Philadelphia and Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, [1952].

    First edition. Octavo. xi, 209 pages.

    Publisher's navy blue cloth covers with the spine lettered in oranges. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Alex Schomburg. Illustrated endpapers in gray tones by Alex Schomburg. Some rubbing to the dust jacket, otherwise a tight and near fine copy.

    An early and lesser known novel by Sir Arthur Charles Clarke (December 16, 1917), this work follows a young man on his adventure to the Inner Space Station. A prolific and respected science fiction writer and inventor, Clarke was knighted in 2000.


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