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    Ray Bradbury. The Martian Chronicles. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1950.

    First edition. Octavo. 222 pages.

    Bound in pale green cloth with red lettering on spine. Minimal edge wear to the spine tail. Minor fading to the spine and some staining to the rear board. Toning to the textblock edges, especially the top edge. Mild toning of the endpapers. Moderate toning and edge wear to the dust jacket, with a small area of rubbing at the spine tail. Spine noticeably sunned. A very good copy.

    The Martian Chronicles is a collection of loosely connected tales about the exploration and colonization of Mars. Bradbury's second book, it is considered a landmark of science fiction writing and this is a particularly desirable copy.


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