CYCLE OF FIRE. New York: Ballantine Books, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Signed by Stubbs as "Hal Clement" and Harry C. Stubbs. "The human survivor of a spaceship crash on a planet which experiences extremes of cold and heat is helped by one of the natives. The strong point of the book is the explanation of the biology and evolution of these alien creatures" - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 84. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-258. Endpapers professionally replaced, else a fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket save for orange background ink and lettering on spine panel faded away and small label removed from spine panel. An affordable copy of a very scarce Ballantine hardcover. (#115424).
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