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Mission of Gravity

Mission of Gravity

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Mission of Gravity

by Hal Clement

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Doubleday & Company, Inc. New York, 1954 First Edition, First Printing. A beautiful copy. This ORIGINAL First Issue dustjacket is rich in color with minor wear to the edges. The book is bound in the publisher's cloth and is in excellent condition.

Synopsis

Mission of Gravity is a science fiction novel by Hal Clement. The title is a play on words, involving two uses of the word "Gravity," one meaning "Gravity, the force which pulls" and the other being ", extremely serious or important". The novel was serialized in Astounding Science Fiction magazine in April–July 1953. Its first hardcover book publication was in 1954, and it was first published as a paperback book in 1958.

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Bookseller
Stockholms science fiction antikvariat SE (SE)
Bookseller's Inventory #
1021
Title
Mission of Gravity
Author
Hal Clement
Book Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Doubleday
Date Published
1954
Weight
0.00 lbs
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