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    Brian W. Aldiss. Hothouse. London: [1962]. First British edition.

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    Brian W. Aldiss. Hothouse. London: Faber and Faber, [1962]. First British (and first hardcover) edition. Octavo. 253, [254-256: blank] pages. Publisher's orange cloth, spine lettered in gilt, in original dust jacket. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with just a hint of rubbing to spine ends and corner tips. A sharp copy.

    Issued earlier in the U.S. in a shorter version as The Long Afternoon of Earth (1962). Novelization of five Hothouse stories that won the 1962 Hugo award for best short fiction published in 1961. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-12. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 34. Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1235-7.



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    April, 2016
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