THE MARTIAN CHRONICLES Ray Bradbury LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB signed LTD ED sci-fi. By Ray Bradbury was published by the Limited Editions Club in 1974.In the fall of 1929, George Macy launched the. With the dedication to produce the great classic of antiquity and the best of modern literature in beautiful editions.
The books were edited and introduced by renowned scholars, designed by masters of the typographic arts and illustrated by many of our century's greatest artists. Strictly limited, usually from 1,500 to 2,000 numbered copies, almost all of these volumes were signed by the artist, author or designer; sometimes by all. Few publishers can boast of sustaining a pattern of excellence for over five decades. Is a collection of linked stories about the exploration and colonization of the planet Mars at the end of the twentieth century. An undeniable science fiction classic.
Beautiful color lithographs (one is a two-page spread and ten are full-page) and. Part- page black and white intaglio illustrations by Joseph Mugnaini.
Printed on fine special wove paper. Bound at Bernard and Mortimer Sendor (New York City) in tightly woven black buckram with a striking pattern of the night sky by a silk-screen process that is also repeated on the endleaves and the slipcase. THE BOOK IS IN VERY FINE CONDITION. THE SLIPCASE IS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION WITH SOME WEAR TO A TOP EDGE. ALSO INCLUDED IS THE 8 PAGE LIMITED EDITION CLUB'S.
WHICH GIVES A SYNOPSIS OF THE AUTHORS LIFE AND WORKS ALONG WITH A DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOKS DESIGN. Details the interactions between the pioneer Earthlings and the resident Martians. Nearly wiped out by a plague that is brought from Earth, the Martians struggle to survive while individuals from both sides attempt to reconcile their existence togeather.
Bradbury writes in poetic mood pieces, occasionlly satirical and moralistic, but often haunting in their power. Don't miss a rare opportunity. Long oop, over 40 years old, enjoy. Note: any glare is from my camera, not the book.Images of planets are courtesy of NASA and STScI Hubble telescope website. Create listings that get noticed! With Auctiva's 1,800+ Templates. The item "THE MARTIAN CHRONICLES Ray Bradbury LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB signed LTD ED sci-fi" is in sale since Saturday, April 29, 2017.
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