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Sixth Column by  Robert A Heinlein - 1st Edition - 1949 - from Quintessential Rare Books, LLC and Biblio.com

Sixth Column

by Heinlein, Robert A

Condition: Fine/Fine


Gnome Press, New York, 1949 First Edition, First Printing with the words "FIRST EDITION" printed on the copyright page. An attractive First Issue dustjacket that has the publisher's $2.50 printed price present on the front flap. The book is in excellent condition and is bound in the ORIGINAL publisher's black cloth. The binding is tight with minor wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy in collector's condition.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

Sixth Column, also known under the title The Day After Tomorrow, is a science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein, based on a story by editor John W. Campbell, and set in a United States that has been conquered by the PanAsians, a combination of Chinese and Japanese. Originally published as a serial in Astounding Science Fiction (January, February, March 1941, as by Anson MacDonald) it was published in hardcover in 1949.


  • Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: ABE-1469992209118
  • Title: Sixth Column
  • Author: Heinlein, Robert A
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Gnome Press, New York
  • Date published: 1949

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