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The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury; Martin Gardner - Hardcover - Collector's Edition - 1974 - from Midway Used and Rare Books and Biblio.com

The Martian Chronicles

by Ray Bradbury; Martin Gardner

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine slipcase


Avon, Connecticut: The Limited Editions Club, 1974. Collector's Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine slipcase. 27 x 19.5 cm. Quarto. 309 pages. Black decorated cloth in slipcase. Limited to 2000 copies signed by the author, Ray Bradbury, and the illustrator, Joe Mugnaini this being copy number 1342. Sun sun fading to the spine of the cloth and the edges of the slipcase.


  • Bookseller: Midway Used and Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 53086
  • Title: The Martian Chronicles
  • Author: Ray Bradbury; Martin Gardner
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine in Near Fine slipcase
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Collector's Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Limited Editions Club
  • Place: Avon, Connecticut
  • Date published: 1974
  • Keywords: LEC
  • Bookseller catalogs: Science Fiction & Fantasy;

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