ASIMOV ON SCIENCE FICTION, by Isaac Asimov - 1981 [Signed, DJ]
Asimov on Science Fiction
by Isaac Asimov
Book Club Edition, signed by the author. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1981
Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition, with a VERY GOOD DJ.
- Gray covers half bound in black are mostly clean. Corners at head are bumped.
- Spine has turquoise blue text and is bright with bumped foot end.
- Binding is secure.
- Pastedowns and feps have some light foxing at back cover, owner marks obscured by white-out. See photos.
- Ex libris book features an owner's bookplate on front pastedown. See photos.
- Signed and inscribed on title page. See photos.
- Interior exhibits minimal signs of age and wear. A small red ink mark on copyright page. See photos.
- Text block edges have stippled edges at foot, some foxing at fore edge.
- DJ looks great behind Mylar and is backed with archival paper.
- Close examination of DJ reveals light edgewear including possible bumps, rubbing, and/or tiny closed tears, chipping at corners. See photos.
318 pages. 5 3/8 x 8 1/4 inches
A collection of writings by Isaac Asimov (1920-1992) on the subject of writing science fiction. A prolific author, Asimov not only wrote hundreds of books, but he also wrote copiously about the enterprise of writing books. This volume brings together fifty-five essays that originally appeared in a variety of publications.
Book Club Edition. Signed and inscribed by author on title page.
AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.
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