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THE ART OF CHESLEY BONESTELL (SIGNED BY AUTHORS AND ARTHUR C. CLARKE) by  Melvin  Ron [Authors]; Schuetz - Signed First Edition - 2001 - from Second Story Books and Biblio.com

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THE ART OF CHESLEY BONESTELL (SIGNED BY AUTHORS AND ARTHUR C. CLARKE)

by Bonestell, Chesley [Artist/Subject]; Durant, Frederick C. III and Miller, Ron [Authors]; Schuetz, Melvin

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London: Paper Tiger, 2001. First Edition. Quarto in black cloth boards, with dust jacket, VG/VG: some edge- and shelfwear, minor bumping to edges, corners of boards, and head and tail of spine. Interior is clean. SIGNED BY ARTHUR C. CLARKE and authors DURANT and MILLER on bookplates affixed to half-title page. Small smudge to Miller's signature. Also includes a note from Durant on USO stationary. Binding strong, text and illustrations clean. DJ protected by mylar sleeve. In very good condition. ISBN 1855858843. A wonderful collector's item. Consignment. [DJ spine has black background and white text. Shelved in Case 11]. Dupont.


  • Bookseller: Second Story Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 9-217-1214851
  • Title: THE ART OF CHESLEY BONESTELL (SIGNED BY AUTHORS AND ARTHUR C. CLARKE)
  • Author: Bonestell, Chesley [Artist/Subject]; Durant, Frederick C. III and Miller, Ron [Authors]; Schuetz, Melvin
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:1855858843
  • ISBN 13:9781855858848
  • Publisher: Paper Tiger
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 2001


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