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    Arthur C. Clarke. Fair Copy Typed Manuscript Page. [Sri Lanka]: 1989. One typed page, quarto, of the first page of the novel 2001: a Space Odyssey. Signed by Clarke and with his ownership stamps.

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    Approximately 11 x 8.5 inches. On plain white typing paper. Page bears the typed heading, "2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY/PART 1: PRIMEVAL NIGHT". An apparent fair copy, typed by hand (it is unknown if Clarke himself typed it, or it was done by an assistant). Signed by Clarke on the recto near the top ("Art C Clarke[underline]/23 Feb 89") and with two embossed stamps at the bottom, one of his personal library ("From the Library of Sir Arthur C. Clarke"), and one  from The Arthur C. Clarke Foundation. On the verso is his personal ink stamp with his address in Sri Lanka. Two horizontal creases, else bright and fine.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    17th Thursday
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