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    Isaac Asimov. Nine Tomorrows. Garden City: 1959. First edition. Inscribed.

    More Information: Isaac Asimov. Nine Tomorrows. Tales of the Near Future. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1959. First edition. Inscribed: "To Jerry & Bella / the long-lost / Isaac Asimov." Octavo. 236, [4, blank] pages. Publisher's full gray cloth, spine lettered in black and white, front lettered in white; fore-edge untrimmed, others trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Bottom end of spine gently pushed, top a bit discolored; subtle bumping and wear to bottom edge; front board just barely splayed; corners a touch worn, upper corner of front board tapped. Normal, mild age yellowing to edges and interior of text block; handful of small spots of brown staining at top and fore-edge. Hinges split but still sound; mild discoloration at endpapers from binder's glue; one or two instances of smal splashes at interior. Virtually no wear at spine and flap fold ends, with just a touch of rumpling; spine panel perhaps just a touch sunned; a bit of very light wear and soft creasing at flap folds, resulting in a tiny amount of color loss at front; top edges of flaps slightly creased and tanned. Handful of small specks of discoloration at verso of spine panel. Near fine. Currey, p. 19. From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection.


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