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Publication: Childhood's End

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  • Publication: Childhood's EndPublication Record # 194101
  • Author: Arthur C. Clarke
  • Date: 1970-05-00
  • Catalog ID: 2266
  • Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World / SFBC
  • Price: $1.49
  • Pages: 220
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: NOVEL
  • Cover: Childhood's End (1966) • by Lawrence Ratzkin
  • Notes:
    • "Book Club Edition" printed at the bottom of the front flap of the dustjacket indicates a printing by Doubleday for its various book clubs.
    • Selection of the Science Fiction Book Club for May 1970.
    • No printed price or stated date of publication. Price from a later SFBC announcement flyer. Date given here is from the listings provided by SFBC editor Andrew Wheeler to the rec.arts.sf.written newsgroup.
    • "2266" printed at the bottom on the back flap of the dustjacket; later printings have the same number but on the back cover.
    • Gutter code for the 1970 printing is currently unknown, but it should be in the range of "09L"-"12L".
    • Known reprint codes: "44 M" (1971) page 215, "C48" (1972), "D38" (September 1973, on page 219, verified), "40R" (October 1975, on page 214, verified), "I38" (1978), "K36" (1980) [verified PV4] and "P05" [verified] (1985)
    • "Jacket design by Lawrence Ratzkin" printed on the back flap of the dustjacket.
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Tuck N/A Bluesman 2011-06-01 19:31:21
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Bleiler1 (Gernsback) N/A Bluesman 2011-06-01 19:31:21
Currey N/A Bluesman 2009-02-13 22:45:09
Bleiler Supernatural Not Verified    
Bleiler78 N/A Bluesman 2011-06-01 19:31:21
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