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    Jack Vance. Four "Planet of Adventure" Series First Editions, including: City of the Chasch; Servants of the Wankh; The Dirdir; The Pnume. London: Dennis Dobson, 1975. First hardcover editions. Four octavo volumes.

    Black cloth with silver spine titles. Dust jackets. Minor wear on bindings. Overall fine.

    San Francisco native Jack Holbrook Vance (b. 1916) is an accomplished novelist, amateur jazz musician, and sailor with several around-the-world voyages to his credit. This lot includes all four novels comprising his "Planet of Adventure" series, which chronicles the exploits of Adam Reith, the sole survivor of a spaceship investigating a signal from Tschai, a planet orbiting a star 212 light-years from Earth. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection.


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