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    Robert A. Heinlein. The Cat Who Walks Through Walls, A Comedy of Manners. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, [1985]. First edition; one of 350 copies, of which this is number 214, signed by the author. Octavo. 382 pages. Publisher's binding and slipcase, issued without dust jacket. Minor rubbing to slipcase. Laid in is a sleeve of eight candid black and white photographs, featuring Heinlein, his wife Virginia, Lester del Rey, Judy-Lynn del Rey, and others; photos appear to have been taken in a hotel room during the 34th World Science Fiction Convention in Kansas City in 1976 at which Heinlein was the professional Guest of Honor. From the Jerry Weist Collection.

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    12th-13th Monday-Tuesday
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