Description

    Robert A. Heinlein. The Star Beast. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1954].

    First edition, first printing dust jacket. Octavo. 282 pages. Illustrated title page.

    Publisher's black cloth covers with the front cover and spine labeled in bright blued. Illustrated dust jacket in yellow, purple, and maroon, designed by Clifford Geary. Illustrated endpapers designed by Clifford Geary. Very slightly rubbed jacket. A fine copy.

    First edition due to the presence of the A and the Scribner seal on the copyright page. Also, first printing jacket due to the presence of the $2.50 price on the front inner flap. Robert Anson Heinlein (1907 - 1988) originally published this novel in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction from May until June of 1954 under the title Star Lummox. The present publication represents one of his many novels in his Heinlein juvenile series, all published by Scribner's.


    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    3rd-4th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 276

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 March 7 Books Signature Auction Books - New York .

    Learn about consigning with us

    Very good selection of scarce material as well as some for the average collector.
    J.S.,
    Rochester, MN
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 June 11  Arms & Armor , Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 June 11 Arms & Armor , Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $949,301