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    Arthur C. Clarke: Childhood's End with Signed Photo of Clarke Laid In (New York: Ballantine Books, 1953), first edition, 214 pages, red cloth with black titles, 8vo (5.5" x 8"), dust jacket. Laid in photo is signed "Arthur C Clarke". The book is about fine, with light toning to the text edges. Small chips to the sunned dust jacket spine, and moderate wear at the edges and corners, else fine. An enormously popular novel anticipating Clarke's major thematic statements in 2001: A Space Odyssey. Number nine on Pringle's list of the 100 best science fiction novels.

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    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
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