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    Olaf Stapledon. Star Maker. London: Methuen, [1937]. First edition, first printing. Octavo. 339 pages. Publisher's blue cloth and dust jacket (Currey binding A). Mild rubbing to cloth extremities with faint toning along spine. Slight offsetting to endpapers with small area of discoloration to front pastedown, possibly from former bookplate. Light fold line to upper corner of front free endpaper and half-title page. Jacket is toned and lightly edge worn with a few small chips and tears to extremities. Front flap with price label over jacket price. Contains the first known description of what would come to be known as Dyson spheres. Overall, very good. From the Jerry Weist Collection.

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