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Assignment In Eternity

By Heinlein, Robert a




Assignment in Eternity, is a collection of four mixed science fiction and fantasy novellas by Robert A. Heinlein, first published in hardcover by Fantasy Press in 1953, with some of the stories somewhat revised from their original magazine publications, as follows: Gulf (written and published in 1949 in Astounding Science Fiction, October-November 1949).


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ASSIGNMENT IN ETERNITY: FOUR LONG SCIENCE FICTION STORIES

Heinlein, Robert A. [Dust Wrapper artwork by Ric Binkley]

Reading: Fantasy Press [1953]. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1953. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. Copy #147/500 numbered "Special Edition for advance orders" copies signed and inscribed [as issued] by the author on the special "nebula" leaf. Brick red cloth with gold gilt spine lettering/decoration [Currey "A" binding], [256] pages [last numbered page is 255]. Inscribee's bookplate to the front paste-down else VG+/Near Fine copy [light spine toning] in attractive VG+ Dust Wrapper [light wear to the spine head, minor wear to the spine heel, 3/8" bottom edge tear to the rear panel.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages; Signed by Author .

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Assignment in Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, 1953. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition First Printing.. Glossy page following copyright page reads, 'First edition limited to 3000 copies, of which 500 are numbered and autographed by the author.' This is no. 235, signed by Heinlein on glossy page. Previous owner's bookplate on front end paper (neat pictorial science fiction design on bookplate) Stated first edition. Publisher's orange cloth binding with gilt titles stamped on spine. Boards remarkably clean and solid, sharp corners and sound edges. Text block toned with minimal foxing at top page edge. Binding tight. Interior clean and solid. DJ not price clipped ($3.00) whole and solid. DJ with some toning of back panel and edges of back flap. DJ spine head very gently rubbed. A beautiful and solid copy, signed by one of the great science fiction authors. Includes stories (novellas), 'Gulf,' 'Elsewhen,' 'Lost Legacy,' and 'Jerry Was a Man' Additional hotographs available upon request. Size: 8vo - 7¾" - 9¾.

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ASSIGNMENT IN ETERNITY

Heinlein, Robert A.

Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, [1953].. Octavo, cloth. First edition, trade issue, first binding with "HEINLEIN" on spine panel set in type 3 mm high. Collects "Gulf," "Elsewhen," "Lost Legacy," and "Jerry Was a Man." A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#155445)

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ASSIGNMENT IN ETERNITY

Heinlein, Robert A.

Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, [1953]. First edition, trade issue, first binding with "HEINLEIN" on spine panel set in type 3 mm high. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.. Octavo, cloth. Collects the stories; "Gulf," "Elsewhen," "Lost Legacy," and "Jerry Was a Man."

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ASSIGNMENT IN ETERNITY

Heinlein, Robert A.

Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, [1953]. First edition, trade issue, first binding with "HEINLEIN" on spine panel set in type 3 mm high. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. (17220). Octavo, cloth. Collects the stories; "Gulf," "Elsewhen," "Lost Legacy," and "Jerry Was a Man."

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Assignment in Eternity

Robert A. Heinlein

1987-09-01. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Assignment in Eternity

Robert A. Heinlein

Fantasy Press, Pennsylvania, 1953. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. HEINLEIN, ROBERT A. Assignment in Eternity, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, 1953. Octavo, first state with brick red cloth binding and author's and publisher's names 3mm high on spine, pp. 256. Condition of this book: Jacket chipped at edges with a couple short tears in back, small dampstain on front board, endpages and top edge darkened, overall very good. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; United States; 1950s; Fiction. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52749. .

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ASSIGNMENT IN ETERNITY [FOUR LONG SCIENCE FICTION STORIES]

Heinlein, Robert A.

Reading, PA: Fantasy Press, 1953. First edition. Collection of four science fiction and science fantasy novellas. The stories, somewhat revised from their original magazine publications, are: "Gulf" (1949 in Astounding Science Fiction); "Lost Legacy" (1941 in Super Science Stories); "Elsewhen" (1941 in Astounding Science Fiction); and "Jerry Was a Man" (1947 in Thrilling Wonder Stories). NYT review of the collection called Heinlein "one of the ablest craftsmen writing science fiction." Hardcover with dust jacket. 256 pages. 8vo.,256pp.; VG/G+; black spine with red text; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; some chipping, folding, and tears to edges of dust jacket, chip to head of spine, missing 'RO' and 'H', chipping to corners; minor shelf wear and bumping; small stain to lower rear fore corner of text block, does not impact text; spine slightly cocked; contains: "Gulf", copyright 1949, "Elsewhere", 1941 by Street & Smith; "Lost Legacy," 1941, Fictioneers; and "Jerry was a Man," 1947, Better Publications; shelved case 8. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.

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Assignment in Eternity

Robert A Heinlein

E-33: Fantasy Press. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1953. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover. 8vo. Fantasy Press. 1953. 256 pgs. First Edition/First Printing. DJ has light shelf-wear present (closed tears and shelfwear present to the edges of the DJ). Bound in half cloth boards with gilt titles present. Boards have light shelf-wear present to the extremities. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and solid. Compelling science fiction adventure from New York Times bestseller Robert A. Heinlein: two classic novellas and two short stories with speculation on what makes us human. Gulf: in which the greatest superspy of them all is revealed as the leader of a league of supermen and women who can't decide on quite what to do with the rest of us. The prequel to Heinlein's later New York Times best seller, Friday. Lost Legacy: in which it is proved that we are all members of that league of the superhuman–or would be, if we but had eyes to see. Plus two great short stories: Two of the master's finest: one on the nature of being, the other on what it means to be a Man. The second story, "Jerry Was a Man," was adapted for the TV series Masters of Science Fiction, and is now available on DVD. E-33; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages .

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ASSIGNMENT IN ETERNITY ..

Heinlein, Robert A.

Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, [1953].. Octavo, cloth. First edition. One of 500 numbered copies signed by Heinlein. Collects "Gulf," "Elsewhen," "Lost Legacy," and "Jerry Was a Man." Old glue stains on the front and rear paste-downs, generic SF bookplate affixed to front free endpaper, spine panel just a bit sunned, a very good copy in poor dust jacket with wear and shallow loss along top and bottom edges, mostly upper spine end, stain at lower spine end with no show through on outer surface, and closed splits along flap folds (flaps nearly detached). (#162240)

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Heinlein, Robert A.

Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, [1953]. First edition, trade issue, first binding with "HEINLEIN" on spine panel set in type 3 mm high. A fine copy in a nearly fine dust jacket with some mild edge rubbing at front flap fold and a touch at spine ends, some dust soiling to rear panel. (15784). Octavo, jacket illustration by Ric Binkley, cloth. Currey 'A' binding. Collects the stories; "Gulf," "Elsewhen," "Lost Legacy," and "Jerry Was a Man."

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Assignment in Eternity (First Edition) 1953

Heinlein, Robert A.

Fantasy Press, 1953-01-01. Hardcover. VeryGood. . 1st edition, 1st state binding, in dj. Dust Jacket is price-clipped and in a removable, clear plastic (Brodart) protector, shows minor wear and chipping to the extremities. Pages are clean, minor writing on the ffep.

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Heinlein, Robert A.

Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, [1953]. trade issue, first binding with "HEINLEIN" on spine panel set in type 3 mm high. Spine a little dull, a nearly fine copy in a very good dust jacket with mild edge rubbing. (16828). Octavo, jacket illustration by Ric Binkley, cloth. Collects the stories; "Gulf," "Elsewhen," "Lost Legacy," and "Jerry Was a Man."

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Robert A. Heinlein

2012-05-01. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Assignment in Eternity (Gulf, Lost Legacy, Elsewhen, Jerry Was A Man)

Robert A. Heinlein

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Robert A. Heinlein

2000-01-09. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Robert A. Heinlein

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Assignment In Eternity: Four Long Science Fiction Stories by Robert A. Heinlein

Heinlein, Robert A.

1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/No dj. Fantasy Press, Pub., Reading, PA., 1953, 1st edition; very good+ condition; bound in hard cover, no dust jacket: light fading to spine, else fine; Robert A. Heinlein, Modern First Editions

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Robert A. Heinlein

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Assignment in Eternity

Robert A. Heinlein

2001-09-03. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Assignment in Eternity

Robert A. Heinlein

2005-02-08. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Assignment in Eternity (Gulf, Lost Legacy, Elsewhen, Jerry Was A Man)

Robert A. Heinlein

2012-05-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Robert A. Heinlein

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Robert A. Heinlein

1988-01-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Robert A. Heinlein

1987-09-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Robert A Heinlein

1971-01-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Robert A. Heinlein

2000-01-09. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Assignment In Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 1451639074 New Condition. . New.

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Assignment In Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen Books. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0671578650 New Condition. . New.

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Assignment in Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen. PAPERBACK. 1451637853 New Condition. . New.

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Assignment In Eternity

Robert A. Heinlein

2013-02-04. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen Books. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0671578650 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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Assignment in Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen. PAPERBACK. 1451637853 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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Assignment In Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 1451639074 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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Assignment in Eternity

Robert A. Heinlein

2012-05-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Robert A. Heinlein

Baen Books, 2000-04-01. Mass Market Paperback. Used:Good.

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Assignment in Eternity - D2587

Robert A. Heinlein -

Signet Books, 1953. Gd. Condition. Classic Science Fiction.- (SF10B). Soft Cover. Good.

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Assignment in Eternity

Robert A. Heinlein

New English Library. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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Assignment in Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen, 2012. Paperback. New. 9.25 x 6.12 cm.

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Assignment in Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

New York: New American Library Signet Book # 1161 1st Printing, 1954 ----------vintage paperback. Heinlein's books are constantly being reprinted. This is the now uncommon very first paperback printing. Tiny cover crease front cover bottom left corner, modest shelfwear, appears unread, a near fine copy.. .. Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine. Illus. by Richard Powers (front cover). Note: our prices on Biblio are the LOWEST of any of the sites on which we list our books.

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Assignment in Eternity

HEINLEIN, Robert A.

New York: New American Library, 1953. Softcover. Very Good. Tenth edition. Very good in wrappers. Paperback, lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners, cover lightly soiled. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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Assignment In Eternity

HEINLEIN, Robert A.

New York: Signet, 1953. Softcover. Very Good. Some creasing else Very good in wrappers. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen. PAPERBACK. 1451637853 . New.

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Assignment in Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen. PAPERBACK. 1451637853 . New.

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Assignment in Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen. PAPERBACK. 1451637853 Remainder mark . Fine.

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Assignment in Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen. PAPERBACK. 1451637853 Minor shelf wear . Very Good.

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Assignment in Eternity

Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen. PAPERBACK. 1451637853 Remainder mark . Fine.

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Heinlein, Robert A.

Baen. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 1451639074 Brand New ,Original Book , Direct from Source , Express 5-8 Business days worldwide delivery . New.

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The Twilight Zone

First book edition. Vintage Paperback Gold Key, Mystery Comics Digest #9, 1972, 1st book edition, rare US horror science fiction digest size vintage paperback, reprints rare 1960s Twilight Zone horror comics in color, cool, nice copy, minor wear and light rubbing to cover, light small pen mark at cover price, still near VG+.

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Assignment in Eternity

Robert A. Heinlein

Baen, 1987-09-01. Mass Market Paperback. Used:Good.

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