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    Edward E. Smith, Ph.D. The History of Civilization: Triplanetary, First Lensman, Galactic Patrol, Gray Lensman, Second Stage Lensmen, Children of the Lens. Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, Inc., 1955. Special six-volume set in the publisher's rare original red cardboard box (no lid). Number 37 of 75 sets signed and inscribed in the first volume and signed by the author in the remaining volumes on a limitation page bound into each volume. Six twelvemo volumes. Publisher's original reddish-brown leather over maroon cloth. Top edges stained red. Clear, plastic dust jackets likely later. Minimal shelf wear to the books. Rubbing, abrading and partial splitting to the box. Overall, a near fine set. From the Jerry Weist Collection.



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    September, 2011
    12th-13th Monday-Tuesday
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