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    Warmly Inscribed to Bradbury Collector

    Ray Bradbury. The Illustrated Man. New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1951. First edition, inscribed by Bradbury on the front free endpaper: "For / Bob O'Malley! / This Copy of / 'Illustrated / Man' / With Good Wishes / From / Ray Bradbury / Mar. 10, '78." Octavo. [2, blank], [252], [2, blank] pages. Publisher's light green cloth, spine lettered in black, dust jacket. Jacket spine sunned and chipped, some rubbing and a few creased tears to jacket panels. Cloth spine toned and somewhat worn (with a tiny tear to the headcap), some mild soiling to front joint. Overall, a very good copy with a nice inscription. From the collection of Bob O'Malley.

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    Collects eighteen stories plus prologue and epilogue, including "The Velt," "Kaleidoscope," "The Long Rain," and "Zero Hour." Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-63. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 256. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 1008-13.



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    April, 2016
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