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Stranger in a Strange Land by  Robert A Heinlein - First edition - 1961 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

Stranger in a Strange Land

by Heinlein, Robert A

Condition: Green cloth. Minor toning to endsheets, else fine in near fine dust jacket (unclipped; a few tiny closed tears at top of back pa


New York: Putnam, 1961. First edition. 408 pp. 8vo. Green cloth. Minor toning to endsheets, else fine in near fine dust jacket (unclipped; a few tiny closed tears at top of back panel). First edition. 408 pp. 8vo. 'it's the source, I grok in fullness, of all that makes this planet so rich'. Heinlein's profoundly influential novel, winner of the 1962 Hugo Award for best novel, and a classic of the countercuture.


Stranger in a Strange Land is a best-selling 1961 Hugo Award-winning science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein. It tells the story of Valentine Michael Smith, a human raised by Martians on the planet Mars, upon his return to Earth in early adulthood. The novel explores his interaction with — and eventual transformation of — Earth culture. The novel's title refers to the Biblical Book of Exodus. According to Heinlein in Grumbles from the Grave, the novel's working title was The Heretic.


  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 101315
  • Title: Stranger in a Strange Land
  • Author: Heinlein, Robert A
  • Format/binding: 408 pp. 8vo
  • Book condition: Used - Green cloth. Minor toning to endsheets, else fine in near fine dust jacket (unclipped; a few tiny closed tears at top of back pa
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Putnam
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1961
  • Keywords: Gift Ideas
  • Bookseller catalogs: Literature;


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