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    An Unusually Fine Copy of the Asbestos 451

    Ray Bradbury. Fahrenheit 451. New York: Ballantine Books, 1953. First edition, number 102 of 200 copies signed by Bradbury and bound in "an asbestos material with exceptional resistance to pyrolysis." Octavo. 199 pages. Publisher's white asbestos boards. Lettering in red on spine and cover. Minimal edge wear and soiling to boards. Very light bumping to spine ends. Tiny thumbnail split in the front joint. An outstanding, tight, bright, and square copy of this much sought-after limited first edition in exceptionally fine condition. The best we've seen yet. Barron 4-99. Currey, p. 44.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2014
    2nd Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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