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    Jack Williamson. The Legion of Space. Reading: Fantasy Press, 1947. First edition. Inscribed, "For Peter Ogden / with the blessed best, / Giles Habibula and Jack Williamson / 1976." Octavo. [10], 259, [1, blank] pages. Frontispiece and three additional plates by A. J. Donnell. Publisher's green cloth, spine lettered in gilt; all text block edges trimmed; pink pictorial endpapers; original illustrated dust jacket. Shelf wear to binding, with some fading at extremities; gilt lettering tarnished; trace of rubbing and soiling to boards. Bookplate at verso of front free endpaper. Text block very softly dulled; minor smudging to edges. Nicking and a small chip to spine and flap fold ends, with piece of clear tape reinforcing head of spine at verso; spine panel sunned; rubbing to exposed panels; a bit of foxing and soiling at verso; price-clipped.

    [Together with:] Darker Than You Think. Reading: Fantasy Press, 1948. First edition. Inscribed, "To Pete / Best wishes! / Jack Williamson / [illegible] '77." Octavo. [10], 310 pages. Frontispiece by Edd Carter. Publisher's green cloth, spine lettered in gilt; all text block edges trimmed; orange pictorial endpapers; original illustrated dust jacket. Minor shelf wear, soiling, discoloration at extremities of binding. Bookplate on verso of front free endpaper. Some scattered foxing to edges and near gutters of first and last few leaves of text block. Light edge wear and at trace of rubbing to jacket. Near fine.
    [And:] The Cometeers. Reading: Fantasy Press, 1950. First edition, limited to 4,000 copies, 500 of which are numbered and signed by the author, this being number 350. Octavo. [10], 310 pages. Frontispiece by Edd Carter. Publisher's green cloth, spine lettered in gilt; all text block edges trimmed; green pictorial endpapers; original illustrated dust jacket. Trace of shelf wear at extremities of binding. Text block foxed along edges. Minimal edge wear to jacket; light rubbing and foxing. Very Good.


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