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The Star Beast by  Robert A Heinlein - Signed First Edition - 1954 - from Quintessential Rare Books, LLC and Biblio.com

The Star Beast

by Heinlein, Robert A

Condition: Fine/Fine


Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1954 First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Robert A. Heinlein on a laid in signature. A beautiful copy. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is vibrant in color with slight wear to the edges. The book is in fantastic shape and appears UNREAD. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A superb copy signed by the author. We buy SIGNED Heinlein First Editions.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

The Star Beast is a 1954 science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein about a high school senior who discovers that his late father's extra-terrestrial pet is more than it appears to be. The novel, somewhat abridged, was originally serialised in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction (May, June, July 1954) as "Star Lummox" and then published in hardcover as part of Scribner's series of Heinlein juveniles.


  • Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: ABE-1469991997785
  • Title: The Star Beast
  • Author: Heinlein, Robert A
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York
  • Date published: 1954


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