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SANDKINGS by  George R. R Martin - Paperback - First Edition - [1981]. - from L. W. Currey, Inc. and


by Martin, George R. R

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New York: A Timescape Book Published by Pocket Books, [1981].. Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Timescape / Pocket Books 42663-X. Collects seven stories including the title story, winner of the 1980 Hugo award for best novelette, "a memorable account of insectile 'pets' learning to see their 'owners' in a new light." - Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-712. One of the classic story collections of the 1980s. Several small pressure creases at lower spine end (from underlying binder's glue), else a fine copy. (#160940)
  • Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 160940
  • Title: SANDKINGS
  • Author: Martin, George R. R
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 067142663X
  • ISBN 13: 9780671426637
  • Publisher: A Timescape Book Published by Pocket Books
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: [1981].
  • Keywords: (Paperback) (Short Stories)


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