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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

By Heinlein, Robert a




The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress is a 1966 science fiction novel by American writer Robert A. Heinlein, about a lunar colony's revolt against rule from Earth. The novel expresses and discusses libertarian ideals in a speculative context. Originally serialized in Worlds of If (December 1965, January, February, March, April 1966), the book received the Hugo Award for best science fiction novel in 1967, and was nominated the Nebula Award in 1966.


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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress.

HEINLEIN, Robert A.

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons,, 1966. Octavo. Original pale orange cloth, titles to spine in gilt, initials to front board in gilt. With the dust jacket. Spine minimally rolled, tiny bumps to foot of spine, gilt lettering rubbed, faint mark to foot of rear cover, couple of tiny marks to fore edge; a very good copy indeed, in the jacket with a couple of chips to spine ends, short closed tear to head of front panel, slight creasing and nicks to extremities. First edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To Polly, with love, Bob", additionally signed by the author above his printed name on the title page. The recipient is believed to by Polly Freas, wife of Frank Kelly Freas, the illustrator to Heinlein's The Door into Summer (1957). Polly was one of the 31 women (including his wife, Virginia) to whom Heinlein dedicated his novel Friday in 1982. Inscribed copies of this work are notably scarce, with just one other copy traced at auction. Heinlein's classic story of the revolt of the colony of Luna against Earth won the 1967 Hugo Award for best novel. This copy is in the first issue dust jacket with the $5.95 price to the front flap.

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1966 First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Robert Heinlein on a laid in signature. An attractive dustjacket that is vibrant in color with light wear to the spine and edges. This ORIGINAL First State dustjacket has the $5.95 printed price present on the front flap. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A superb copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION SIGNED by the author. We buy SIGNED Heinlein First Editions.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1966. First edition. 1 vols. 8vo. Terracotta cloth. A fine copy in near fine, fresh and bright unclipped dust jacket (two tiny splits on spine, no loss). First edition. 1 vols. 8vo. 'TANSTAAFL' - A Beautiful Copy. Heinlein's classic story of the revolt of the colony of Luna against the Earth, in superior condition. Winner of the 1967 Hugo Award for best novel. Currey p. 233; Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-204; Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1439-43

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

Putnam, 1966 A near fine first edition in a near fine dust jacket. Not priced clipped; original price of $5.95 still on front flap of jacket. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

Putnam, 1966 A near fine first edition in a very good dust jacket. Not priced clipped; original price of $5.95 still on front flap of jacket. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.

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THE MOON IS A HARSH MISTRESS

Heinlein, Robert A.

Putnam , 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Ed. First ed. First printing. Very good/Very good condition, very slight wear to the top and bottom edges of the spine, light foxing to outside page edges. Dustjacket has wear at tips and small crinkles to the top and bottom edges of the spine, small closed tear to bottom edge of back of dustjacket. $5.95 price on flap is present..

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1966. First edition. Very Good +/Very Good +. A presentable first edition of one of Heinlein's best works. Book and jacket both in Very Good + condition. Book with minor edgewear to the boards, page block dusty and with light foxing. Dust jacket retains the original "5.95" price and is complete. Minor rubbing at the spine ends and along the flap folds, spine a trifle toned. Heinlein's sci-fi masterpiece, considered one of the classics of the genre. Published in 1966, "The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress" follows the rebellion of a prison colony against Earth. The book would be nominated for a Nebula Award -- and win a Hugo Award. "The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress" often appears on lists of the top ten science fiction works of all time, and is noted not only for its lauded representation of the future but as an expression of Heinlein's libertarian political leanings. Of Heinlein, famed science fiction writer Samuel Delany claimed: "modern critics attempting to wrestle with that influence find themselves dealing with an object rather like the sky or an ocean.". Very Good + in Very Good + dust jacket.

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THE MOON IS A HARSH MISTRESS

Heinlein, Robert A.

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, [1966]. First edition. A very good copy, front end papers have been replaced, in a nearly fine later printing dust jacket which trims a little shorter than the book with a jacket price of $6.95 (first print jacket is $5.95). (9477). Octavo, cloth. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-204. Hugo award winner 1967, Nebula nominee 1966.

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1996-09-04. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1977-03-04. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

2001-04-06. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress (S.F. Masterworks)

Robert A. Heinlein

2001-10-18. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

Berkley Pub Group. Used; Very Good. Berkley 1966 MMP. Text is clean and unmarked. Covers have light wear. Spine is tight. Book Condition; Very Good . 1966. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK.

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress (Library Edition)

Robert A. Heinlein

2000-05-01. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

Hodder & Stoughton, 1989-06. Hardcover. Good.

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

Berkley. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. B01E81E0WU Please read before purchase: Has severe spine crack - must be read gently - pages still intact. Acceptable Condition. Five star seller - Buy with confidence! . Fair.

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Moon Is a Harsh Mistress (Library Edition)

Robert A. Heinlein

2000-05-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

Hodder & Stoughton. PAPERBACK. 0450002314 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

Hodder & Stoughton. PAPERBACK. 0450002314 New Condition. . New.

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

Putnam Pub Group (T), 1966-06. Paperback. Good.

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress (Library Edition)

Robert A. Heinlein

2000-05-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

2010-01-02. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

2008-08-09. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

2002-08-07. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

2018-07-31. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1997-09-08. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Robert A. Heinlein

2015-06-23. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1975-08-15. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1984-12-15. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1983-12-15. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1987-02-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1976-12-15. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

New York: Tor. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1996. 1st Tor Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780312861766 . No Priority shipping. International orders may require additional postage. ; This is the 1996 Edition with a full number line. .

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

2002-08-07. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

2010-01-02. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

New York; (1996 and 1998): Tor/Tom Doherty Associates Book. Octavo. . First TOR edition signed by artist Bob Eggleton. 382pp., This work was considered Heinlein's finest work winning the Hugo Award. This would be the last four he had won, a record which still stands today. This is the story of revolution, of the rebellion of a former penal colony on the Moon against its master on the Earth and more. A fine copy bound in black paper covered boards, spine lettering gilt, in fine unclipped pictorial dust jacket designed by Bob Eggleton. Very nice.

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

2015-06-23. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1981-03-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

Dobson Books Ltd, 1967. Hardcover. Good/Acceptable. 1967. 383 pages. This is an ex-Library book. White pictorial dust jacket over cloth boards. Ex-library copy with expected inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some foxing. Binding has remained firm. Boards are mildly rub worn, with some light shelf wear to spine, edges and corners, corners are bumped. Slight crushing to spine ends. Light wear to dust jacket with tears, nicks and creases to spine, edge and corners. With some tanning to spine and edges. Protected by plastic wrapper. Jacket is clipped.

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1977-03-04. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1985-08-15. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1982-01-15. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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THE MOON IS A HARSH MISTRESS

Heinlein, Robert A.

Tor, 1996. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First Ed Thus. First ed. thus. Near fne/Near fine condition, very slight over all wear to book and dustjacket, small dirt smudge on bottom of page edges..

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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

G.P. Putnam, 1966. Hardcover. Fair Condition/Fair. Third printing. Ex-library with typical marks, some wear and discoloring; front hinge cracked; a good reading copy of an old book. The jacket has some creasing and wear, a few tears; clipped price; wrapped and glued inside. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Inventory No: 143555. .

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Paperback. Good.

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Paperback. Acceptable.

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

Berkley, 1986-10-20. Mass Market Paperback. Used:Good.

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Robert A. Heinlein

1996-09-04. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

Berkley Medallion Books. PAPERBACK. 0425038505 New Condition. . New.

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The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress

Heinlein, Robert A.

Berkley Medallion/G P Putnam's. PAPERBACK. 0425034364 New Condition. . New.

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