Ballantine, 1953. Hardcover. 1st Edition. First Edition (first U.S. printing). A story collection by the award-winning author of CHILDHOOD'S END which includes the first book appearance of "The Sentinel" -- the story which was expanded and formed the basis for 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY. Near Fine/Near Fine -- two tiny chips to the bottom edge of the front dust jacket panel and one short closed tear and very light soiling to the rear panel. Overall, a bright, clean appearance. Near Fine / Dust Jacket Included.
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