ORPHANS OF THE SKY. London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1963. Octavo, boards. First edition. Preceded the 1964 Putnam edition. Part of Heinlein's "future history" series, first published as a two-part serial in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION in 1941 as "Universe" and "Common Sense." Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-513. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. See Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1653-64. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with tiny closed tear and crease at upper edge of front panel, tiny faint spot at front fold, and mild dust soiling to yellow background ink. (#129706).
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