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    Ray Bradbury. The Martian Chronicles. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1950. First edition; review copy with the publisher's slip laid in; association copy, inscribed by the author in the year of publication on the front free endpaper: "For / Harry and / Evelyn (Harrison) / in appreciation / of your kind / hospitality / From / Ray Bradbury / May-1950." Harry Harrison was a fellow author, responsible for Make Room! Make Room!, the source for Soylent Green. Octavo (7.75 x 5.125 inches; 197 x 131 mm.). 222, [2, blank] pages. Publisher's light green cloth, spine lettered in red; in original first-state dust jacket priced $2.50 on the front flap. Boards faintly sunned along the edges and spine; front board slightly splayed; spine somewhat askew. Page edges with some modest browning and spotting. Jacket toned with light wear at the folds, corners and spine ends. Very good. Currey p. 45.

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