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HEINLEIN, ROBERT A. Orphans of the Sky, New York: Putnam's, 1964. Octavo, first American edition (London edition appeared in 1963), pp. 187, blue cloth boards with green lettering on spine, green spaceship on front, top edge tinted yellow. Based on two novellas that first appeared in Astounding Science Fiction in 1941. See Anatomy of Wonder II-513: "This was one of the first serious treatments of the less-than-light-speed multigenerational starship whose actual origin and destination have become lost in legend." Condition of this book: Jacket chipped at edges, boards sun-faded at edges, overall very good.
Title: Orphans of the Sky
Categories: Science fiction, fantasy,
lbs: 2.00 lbs
Seller ID: 52739