SIGNED STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND1ST/1ST ED. STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND. SIGNED 1ST EDITION, 1ST PRINTING. Putnams Sons, New York, 1961. First Edition, First Printing, Signed Beautiful, crisp, clean near fine book with bright near fine dust jacket.
Signed by Robert Heinlein on a laid in cut page. This printing was the only one in which Starship Troopers is displayed on back panel of dust jacket (all later impressions have an image of Heinlein). The book is in crisp near fine condition with clean vibrant green cloth boards, and bright unfaded gilt titles on the spine. The boards have sharp corners, one very gently pushed, and no edgewear. The binding is tight and square.
The end papers are clean with slight offsetting and with no inscriptions, no bookstore stamps and no bookplates. Small 1 tape shadow from the removal of probable personal stamp. The internal pages are fresh, clean, bright and flat with No stains, No writing, No age toning, No bent pages and No foxing. Green top stain applied by publisher. Beautiful clean book, Signed by Robert Heinlein on a laid in cut page.
The stunning original dust jacket has benefited from some very slight restoration to the spine tips by an expert paper conservator and presents in near fine condition. The dust jacket has No rips, No chips, No tears, No fading, No rubbing, No foxing and No stains. The rear panel and flaps are clean and bright with the rear panel still maintaining a bright white with with just a touch of toning along the spine.
Striking dust jacket presenting the book beautifully! A very handsome signed example of this classic rare book, in highly collectible condition with a striking near fine bright dust jacket. Show off your items with Auctiva's Listing Templates. The item "SIGNED STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND1ST/1ST ED.NEAR FINE JACKETROBERT HEINLEIN" is in sale since Thursday, February 4, 2016. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "iwc_2004" and is located in New Canaan, Connecticut. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Australia.