THE SILVER LOCUSTS. London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1951. Octavo, boards. First British edition. This edition of THE MARTIAN CHRONICLES includes for the first time "The Fire Balloons" and omits "Usher II." Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 3-32. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 255. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 3. Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1348-52. Minute bumps to upper corner tips, a fine copy in fine dust jacket with 8 mm closed tear at upper edge of front panel and a remarkably clean rear panel. A sharp copy. (#140699).
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