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    A Beautiful Copy

    Jack Finney. The Body Snatchers. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1955. First British (and first hardcover) edition. Octavo. 192 pages. Publisher's red paper-covered boards, spine lettered in black, in original dust jacket. Housed in custom clamshell case. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. This book is quite elusive in nice condition.

    Source material for the classic film "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" (1956) and several other adaptations. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-401. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-116. King list, p. 390. Winter list, p. 269.




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