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    Frank Herbert. The Dragon in the Sea. Garden City: Doubleday [Science Fiction Book Club], [ca. 1956]. Book club edition. Signed by Herbert. Fine in dust jacket. Herbert's first book.

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    Book club edition. Signed by Herbert on the title page. Additionally, he has crossed out his printed name. Octavo. 192 pages.

     

    Herbert's first book. Thought of more as a psychological thriller than pure science fiction, it was a critical success but not a major commercial one. In the book, Herbert uses the environment of a 21st century submarine to explore themes of sanity and madness.

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