THE OTHER SIDE OF THE SKY. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, . Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. A major collection of Clarke's short stories including "The Nine Billion Names of God" and "The Star." The final story in this collection, "The Songs of A Distant Earth," was later developed into the novel of the same name. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-252. Private owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with touch of rubbing to three corner tips. A sharp copy of a book seldom found in superior condition. (#89223).
First edition so stated on copyright page.