(#162419) STAR MAN'S SON 2250 A.D. Andre Norton.

STAR MAN'S SON 2250 A.D. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1952]. Octavo, black boards with red cloth shelf back, front and spine panels stamped in black. First edition. Brief signed inscription by Norton on title page. 200 years after the "Great Blowup" humans plunder ruined cities and fight rival tribes and mutant "beast-things." "The author's first SF novel, one of her best, both a fine study of coming of age and a convincing portrait of a post holocaust world." - Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-818. Brians, Nuclear Holocausts: Atomic War in Fiction, 1895-1984, pp. 273-4. Survey of Science Fiction Literature V, pp. 2156-8. Bookplate affixed to front paste-down. Corners and lower edges of boards rubbed, a very good copy in bright, good dust jacket with wear at spine ends and corners, scuffs along folds, 30 mm ragged vertical tear in rear panel, dust soiling to rear panel, and clipped price. An average copy of a scarce book rarely found in superior condition. (#162419).

Price: $450.00

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