Pages crisp and clean except for a prior owner's name stamp and a wax-pencilled number on the front free endpaper, two tiny brown spots on the head edge, and mild toning throughout; binding square and secure, full tan cloth hardcover gently darkened along spine and uppers, turned gently inward at the top left rear corner, softened at the spine ends, and lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners, otherwise excellent. Dustjacket bears several small to moderate closed tears, creasing, and moderate rubbing and chipping around the head edges, modest rubbing and chipping to lower free corners and spine ends, light rubbing around the heel edges, a thin line of surface wear at the front foreedge, a short scratch at the left front, two very small, closed tears over the front gutter, three brown specks on the spine, and some fingerprints and light greenish smudging on the back, otherwise attractive, unclipped, with vivid color, and now protected in a clear sleeve. 580pp. Contains works by Robert A. Heinlein, A. E. van Vogt, and others. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Giant Anthology of Science Fiction: 10 ...
Publisher: Merlin Press, Inc.
Publication Date: 1954
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Merlin Press, 1951. Condition: Good. First Edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP94198817
Book Description Merlin Press, New York, 1954. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. First edition in green cloth boards and gilt stamped spine. Anthology of 10 complete short novels by Bracket, Brown, Cummings Heinlein, Kuttner, Leinster, van Vogt and more. New York: Merlin Press (1954), 580 pages. A Fine unmarked copy with some soiling to bottom edge Good jacket has sun faded spine and edge wear. Seller Inventory # 173198