THE GOLDEN APPLES OF THE SUN. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1953. Octavo, boards. First edition. Brief signed inscription by Bradbury on the half title page. Collects twenty-two stories including "The Fog Horn," "The Pedestrian," and "A Sound of Thunder." Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-62. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 258. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 242. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with some internal tanning and a needless and virtually unnoticeable internal tape mend at upper spine end. A lovely example of the jacket. A major collection of 1950s short fiction. (#162370).
First edition so stated on copyright page.