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    First Issue in the Currey Priority A Binding

    Isaac Asimov. Foundation and Empire. New York: Gnome Press Publishers, [1952].

    First issue of the first edition. Currey priority A binding. Octavo. 247 pages.

    Publisher's red cloth with black titles. In first issue four-color dust jacket with 26 titles advertised on the rear panel. Moderate edge wear and rubbing to the boards. Textblock tight and clean. Dust jacket with minor dampstaining, soiling and rubbing, and moderate wear along the edges and corners, including a few closed tears. Tiny loss along the bottom panel of the dust jacket, affecting the "nom" in "Gnome." Spine slightly sunned. All in all, a very good copy.


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