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    Harry Harrison. Two UK First Editions, including: The Ethical Engineer. London: Victor Gollancz [1964]. Also known as Deathworld 2. Twelvemo. 176 pages. Red cloth with gilt spine titles. Overall, book and dust jacket are fine with minor wear. [and:] Deathworld 3. London: Faber and Faber [1969]. Twelvemo. 251 pages. Green cloth with silver spine titles. Overall, book and dust jacket are fine. Born Henry Maxwell Dempsey in 1925, Harry Harrison is best known for his novel Make Room! Make Room! (1965), the basis for the classic 1968 science-fiction film Soylent Green (1968), starring Charlton Heston and Edward G. Robinson. This lot includes two volumes from Harrison's "Deathworld" series. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection.

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