STRANGERS FROM EARTH. New York: Ballantine Books, . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Ballantine Books 483K. Collects eight stories first published in the 1950s. Includes "Quixote and the Windmill" (ASTOUNDING, 1950) which depicts an automated future world in which ordinary men have nothing to do, only scientists of high IQ and creative artists have a meaningful place in society. Slight separation along front inner hinge (some deterioration of glue; can be repaired), else a bright near fine copy. (#87690).
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