Item Detail

Item Number 7178
Title Space
Author Michener, James A.
Condition NF/NF
Publisher Random House
Place Published New York
Date Published 1982
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Book is near fine (clean, straight & tight, bound in dark blue cloth with gilt lettering; endpapers are illustrated with maps). There is a blindstamp on the rear binding, (not a small book club indentation but the larger printer's mark--there were so many firsts printing of this period of Michener's books that several printers did them, so there are different marks to identify the printer; some circles, some squares; this one is a square 5/8" across). The near fine dust jacket is clean and bright. It is price intact with a just a bit of edgewear. Binding is Navy (kind of a very dark midnight blue) with JAM (gilt dots between letters) on upper front panel; spine: title, author name in box upper spine and Random House & logo at bottom spine; all lettering/logos/decorations gold gilt. "An engrossing and informative novel based on the activities of the National Aeronautics and Space Adminstration". ; 9 1/2" x 6 1/2"; 622 pages
LoC or ISBN 0394505557
Keyword(s) James A. Michener,Novel,First Edition,Fiction,Space,Space Exploration,Adventure,General Fiction
Category(ies) General Fiction 1sts
Price $22.50