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The Exploding Suns the Secrets Of the Supernovas

By Asimov, Isaac




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The Exploding Suns, The Secrets Of The Supernovas

Asimov, Isaac

Truman Talley Books / E.P. Dutton, NY, NY, 1985; First Edition, second printing; 8vo, 276 pages; illustrated. Isaac Asimov’s fascinating study of supernovas, out of whose centers came the heavier elements that in turn formed the basic organic compounds of all the galaxies in the universe. Fine, in a Near Fine dust jacket that has not been price-clipped. Clean, crisp, bright, and sharp. A handsome copy.

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The Exploding Suns The Secrets Of The Supernovas

Asimov, Isaac

New York: E. P. Dutton & Company. NF/NF. 1985. 1st Edition. Hardcover; 1st Printing. 1st edition/1st printing. Near fine book (clean, straight & tight; one corner is lightly bumped) in a near fine, price intact dust jacket (clean, bright & crisp; a tiny bit of crinkling on top spine edge). From dj.....A new and fascinating science narrative of the extraordinary role of supernovas in the life of man and the evolution of the universe. ; B&W Illustrations; 9 1/2" x 6"; 276 pages .

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EXPLODING SUNS The Secrets of the Supernovas

Asimov, Isaac

New York, NY: E. P. Dutton & Company. VG/VG. (1985). First Edition. Cloth/Boards w/DJ. Sm 4to, 276 pp., slightly rubbed .

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THE EXPLODING SUNS THE SECRETS OF THE SUPERNOVAS

Asimov, Isaac

New York: Dutton, 1985. Pictorial wrappers. Uncorrected page proofs of the first edition. Light scuff to one corner, else near fine.

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THE EXPLODING SUNS The Secrets of the Supernovas

Asimov, Isaac

NY: Truman Talley Books. E. P. Dutton. Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket. 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. 0525243232; Binding is almost as new. Very minor edge soil/foxing. Name on half-title page. Contents are almost as new, with no writing or other entries on the text. DJ is amost as new, clean and unworn, with printed price; the inner-side is age-darkened. ; First Printing of the FIRST EDITION, 1985. 9-3/8" Tall, X + 276pp. Blue boards, white cloth spine, silver spine lettering. SCIENCE. "Very recent astronomical research and new meteorite studies indicate that all the heavier elements, the planets, the star-strewn galaxie, came from the heart of supernovas, the huge unstable suns whose immense convulsions and titanic explosions are the largest and most shattering events in the universe. Untold millions of these giant crucibles in space, continuously irrupting down the long reaches of time, are now perceived to have forged all the hearvier elements that in turn formed the metals, the rocks, and the basic organic compounds of all the galaxies in every region of the Cosmos. Out of the heart of supernovas have come our sun, planets, and, ultimately, life and man. " Index. Occasional photos & drawings. .

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The Exploding Suns The Secrets of the Supernovas

Isaac Asimov

Signet, 1986. First printing. Paperback. Fine. Signet, 1986. First printing. Fine. Fine condition, unread light shelf wear. <br/><br/>

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THE EXPLODING SUNS The Secrets of the Supernovas

Asimov, Isaac

NY: Truman Talley Books. E. P. Dutton. Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket. 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. 0525243232; Very minor wear and soil on the sound binding. Very minor edge foxing/soil. Name on front pastedown. Contents are almost like new, with no highligtiting, underlining, or extraneous marks.. 2" taped tear on back panel's fore edge, else Minor edge wear on the clean, complete DJ. ; First Printing of the FIRST EDITION, 1985. 9-3/8" Tall, X + 276pp. Blue boards, white cloth spine, silver lettering. SCIENCE. "Very recent astronomical research and new meteorite studies indicate that all the heavier elements, the planets, the star-strewn galaxie, came from the heart of supernovas, the huge unstable suns whose immense convulsions and titanic explosions are the largest and most shattering events in the universe. Untold millions of these giant crucibles in space, continuously irrupting down the long reaches of time, are now perceived to have forged all the hearvier elements that in turn formed the metals, the rocks, and the basic organic compounds of all the galaxies in every region of the Cosmos. Out of the heart of supernovas have come our sun, planets, and, ultimately, life and man. " Index. Occasional photos & drawings. .

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