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    Robert Heinlein. Space Cadet. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948.

    First edition. Octavo. 237 pages.

    Navy blue buckram with turquoise cover art and spine lettering. Unusual reversed type on spine (printed bottom to top). Bumped lower corners and a small area of dampstaining at upper edge of front board; light wear to spine head. Light glue stains on endpapers. Pictorial dust jacket shows moderate wear at edges and corners; faded spine; light dampstaining of recto cover with three small discolored sections. Very good condition.

    The second of Heinlein's popular juvenile series, about a young man who joins the Space Patrol to preserve peace across the galaxies.

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