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The Star Beast by  Robert A Heinlein - 1st 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 with the publisher's "A" 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.

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-1469991957858
  • 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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