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    Ray Bradbury. The Golden Apples of the Sun. Doubleday, 1953. First edition. Inscribed by Bradbury to collector Jack Price. Spine has a slight lean. Light wear to dust jacket. Very good.

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    Inscribed by Bradbury, in the year of publication, on the front free endpaper to science fiction collector Jack Price. Octavo. 250 pages.

     

    Publisher's dark brown textured cloth with yellow stamping. Spine has a slight lean. Pages lightly toned. Dust jacket has light edge wear and rubbing; fading to spine. A very good copy.

     

    "Twenty-two SF and fantasy stories, including 'The Fog Horn,' about a sea monster that loves a fog horn; 'The Pedestrian,' the classic tale of a walker who is lonely because everyone is watching television; 'A Sound of Thunder,' where a time-safari to hunt tyrannosaurus rex alters the present because a hunter accidentally kills a butterfly; and the title story, about a spaceship that flies into the Sun's atmosphere to capture part of its substance. Emphasis on message and characters, rather than science."

     

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