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    Robert A. Heinlein. The Man Who Sold the Moon. Chicago: Shasta Publishers, [1950]. First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Octavo. 288 pages. Illustrated endpapers with publisher's printed labels "FUTURE HISTORY/ 1951-2600 A.D." affixed on both pastedowns. Introduction by John W. Campbell, Jr. Publisher's quarter black cloth over gray boards with gilt spine titles. Modest rubbing on softly bumped spine. Lightly foxed edges. Two dust jackets are present. A subscriber's copy signed by Heinlein on a blank leaf inserted between the front free endpaper and half title. Near fine. From the Jerry Weist Collection.

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    September, 2011
    12th-13th Monday-Tuesday
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