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    George O. Smith. Venus Equilateral. Illustrations by Sol Levin. Introduction by John W. Campbell, Jr. Philadelphia: The Prime Press, 1947. Editorial copy of the first edition, with publisher's slip laid in. Inscribed and signed by the author at the 1949 World Science Fiction Convention, "With the best / of regards / at the / 'Sinvention' [sic, Cinvention] / in '49 / George O. Smith" on the half title page. Octavo. 455 pages. Several full page illustrations throughout the text, including the frontispiece. Publisher's red cloth with black spine titles. Original illustrated dust jacket. Small portion of frontispiece torn at the head of the gutter. Dust jacket cut a few millimeters short. Otherwise, a near fine copy. From the Jerry Weist Collection.

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    September, 2011
    12th-13th Monday-Tuesday
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