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    Robert A. Heinlein Signed First Edition of Rocket Ship Galileo. (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947), first edition with "A" and Scribner seal on copyright page, 212 pages, signed by the author on the ffep, illustrated by Thomas Voter, black cloth with green titles and decoration, 8vo (6" x 8.25"), fine in a fine unclipped jacket. The first installment in Heinlein's juvenile series published at Scribner's between 1947 and 1958. Housed in a beautiful quarter leather clam shell case with marbled boards, raised spine bands, and gilt titles. From the Ventura Collection.

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    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
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