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    Arthur C. Clarke. Sands of Mars. New York: Gnome Press, [1952]. First American edition. Inscribed by Clarke, "To Miss Annette Funicello, / with good wishes from / Arthur C Clarke / Xmas 1961" on a slip of paper tipped-in to the front free endpaper. Octavo. 216 pages. Publisher's gray cloth with red spine titles. Original pictorial dust jacket by Ric Binkley. Minor shelf wear to the boards. Bumped corners. Glue discoloration to the paper holding the inscription. Noticeable wear to the jacket, with two square tape stains to the spine and each flap. Two long tears to the rear flap and panel inexpertly repaired with paper tape to the verso. Spine sunned. About very good condition. From the collection of first fan, Jack Cordes.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2012
    8th Wednesday
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