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    Three Robert Heinlein First Editions, One Signed

    Robert Heinlein. Three First Editions, including: Red Planet. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1949. First edition, first printing. Octavo. 211 pages. Publisher's black cloth with red stamping. A very good copy. [and:] Methuselah's Children. Hicksville: Gnome Press, [1958]. First edition, first printing. Binding is Currey priority (A). Octavo. 188 pages. Publisher's black cloth with red titles on spine. Very good. [and:] The Number of the Beast. New York: Fawcett Columbine, [1980]. First trade edition. Signed by Heinlein on half-title page. Octavo. 511 pages. A near fine copy.

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    Robert Heinlein. Three First Editions, including: Red Planet. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1949. First edition, first printing. Octavo. 211 pages. Publisher's black cloth with red stamping. Rubbing to extremities. Lacking dust jacket. Housed in a custom cloth slipcase with one edge split. A very good copy. [and:] Methuselah's Children. Hicksville: Gnome Press, [1958]. First edition, first printing. Binding is Currey priority (A). Octavo. 188 pages. Publisher's black cloth with red titles on spine. Lightly rubbed corners. Pages are toned and a bit brittle. Half-title page has a three-inch split beginning at head of gutter. Dust jacket is mildly edge-toned with modest rubbing. A very good copy. [and:] The Number of the Beast. New York: Fawcett Columbine, [1980]. First trade edition. Signed by Heinlein on half-title page. Octavo. 511 pages. Printed covers show some light rubbing and modest edge wear. A near fine copy.



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