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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/Near Fine


Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1954 First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Robert Heinlein on the title page. This First Issue dustjacket has the publisher's printed price present on the front flap with light wear to the spine. The book is bound in the publisher's ORIGINAL cloth with minor wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO marks or bookplates in the book. A beautiful copy SIGNED by the author.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near 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-1479950272601
  • Title: The Star Beast
  • Author: Heinlein, Robert A
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York
  • Date published: 1954


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