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Publication: Farmer in the Sky

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  • Publication: Farmer in the SkyPublication Record # 294516
  • Author: Robert A. Heinlein
  • Date: 1964-02-00
  • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
  • Pages: 216
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: NOVEL
  • Cover: Farmer in the Sky (1950) • by Clifford Geary
  • Notes:
    • "I-2.65[V]"
      • 9th Printing
      • February 1965
    • "Illustrated by Clifford Geary"
    • Matching dust jacket and printed boards. (Library Edition)
      • Foil sticker on dust jacket (Spine stretching to front): "Scribners Library Binding"
      • Library binding imprint on back board cover "Scribners Library Binding"
      • Library binding imprint "Scribners Library Binding" on front flap surrounded by "This book meets textbook specifications. It is Smyth sewn with concealed muslin reinforcement. The sturdy pyroxylin-impregnated cloth over hard-rolled binders board is washable, damp proof, and soil resistant."
      • The Scribners Library binding statement, and symbol appears only on the library binding boards, dust jacket, and foil sticker. It does not appear in the printed book. Likely this printing was bound in both states. If your copy in hand does not have the library binding, but does have "I-2.65" as the printing, please create a new publication record to document the multiple states.
    • Primary Verification (#1) was based on a price clipped copy in hand. Evidence suggests the net price was $3.31 for this Library binding, but this is unconfirmed at this time.
    • LCCN 50-14133
    • Interior artwork credited per the title page of the 9th printing dated Feb. 1965. Endpage artwork credit (front and rear) as credited in the 4th printing library edition dust jacket of The Star Beast, dated Oct. 1964, and a direct comparison between the endpages of that edition, and the 9th printing of this edition.
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Primary Verifications

Verifier Date Type Last User Activity Date
Kpulliam 2009-07-23 00:26:03 Permanent 2018-06-10

Secondary Verifications

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Currey Not Verified    
Bleiler Supernatural Not Verified    
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Bleiler Early Years Not Verified    
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