OUT OF THE DEEPS. New York: Ballantine Books, . Octavo, boards. First U.S. edition. The author's fourth science fiction novel, the second using the John Wyndham pseudonym. Earth is invaded by beings from another planet who exist under conditions of enormous pressure in the deep sea. Issued earlier in Britain with textual differences as THE KRAKEN WAKES (1953). Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-412. A fine copy in very good dust jacket with long closed tear along front flap fold reinforced on inner surface with tape (no show through) and light dust soiling to rear panel. (#74099).
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