Item Detail

Item Number 7934
Title Comet Is Coming The Feverish Legacy of Mr Halley, The
Author Calder, Nigel
Condition F/VG+
Publisher the Viking Press
Place Published New York
Date Published 1981
Binding Hardcover
Notes Fine book is clean, straight & tight. The VG+ dustjacket is also clean, bright & crisp with slight edgewear and rubbing. Probable book club since the DJ isn't priced though it has Viking's normal method of identifying their 1sts. "In anticipation of the return of the most famous of comets, Nigel Calder has written this zestfully informative book on Halley's Comet and on the history, legends, and science of comets as a whole." ; B&W Illustrations; 9" x 6"; 160 pages
LoC or ISBN 0670232165
Keyword(s) Nigel Calder,Non-fiction,Comets,Halley's Comet,Science,Earth Science
Category(ies) Anthropology Archaeology Earth Sciences,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $10.50