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    John Wyndham. The Day of the Triffids. Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1951.

    First American edition. Octavo. 222 pages.

    Publisher's light blue cloth with the spine lettered in bright green. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Whitney Bender. Very minor rubbing to the covers, tiny closed tears to the head and foot of the spine, slightly sunned spine, minor toning to the endpapers. Altogether a very good copy.

    John Wyndham (1903 - 1969) was the pen name first utilized by John Wyndham Parke Lucas Beynon Harris on this significant novel. This was also published in London by Michael Joseph in 1951 with some textual differences, and was reissued as Revolt of the Triffids in wrappers by Popular Library in 1952.


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