[Item #72771] A Handbook for Visitors from Outer Space. Kathryn Kramer.

A Handbook for Visitors from Outer Space

Hardcover, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984. First Edition. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. INSCRIBED by author on front free endpaper, "For Rolland Comstock, With last wishes, Kathryn Kramer December, 1989." Also SIGNED by author on full title page. This is "a novel that gives us - through the eyes and being of Cyrus Quince, a young American boy filled with classic yearnings but growing up in a no-longer-classic world - a sharply fresh vision of our time." Ships same or next business day. Bookplate of noted collector, Rolland Comstock, on front paste-down endpaper. Spine is skewed and loose. Moderate edge wear. Small bumps on spine ends and back bottom left corner. Lightly faded along head edges of boards. Faint soiling to edges of pages. Otherwise, free from major defect. Dust jacket protected in archival cover. Price-clipped. Small tears on top corners. Small blue stain on interior of front cover. Lightly yellowed on flaps. Small damp stain on interior of back bottom left corner. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages; Signed by Author. [Item #72771]

Price: $40.00

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