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Publication: Untouched by Human Hands

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  • Publication: Untouched by Human HandsPublication Record # 298646
  • Author: Robert Sheckley
  • Date: 1955-00-00
  • Publisher: Michael Joseph
  • Pub. Series: Novels of Tomorrow
  • Price:
    12/6?Prior to decimilisation (1968-1971), UK books were priced in shillings, or shillings and pence, where 20 shillings equals one pound and 12 old pence equals one shilling. Shillings were indicated with a variety of suffixes, e.g. 3s, 3', 3", 3/ all mean 3 shillings. Any number after that is additional pence, usually 6 (half a shilling) but sometimes 3 or 9 (a quarter of a shilling or three-quarters of a shilling).
  • Pages: 253
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Cover: Untouched by Human Hands by Brian Wildsmith [as by Wildsmith]
  • Notes: First British edition. "First published ... 1955" on copyright page. [Currey] Drops two stories from the US edition: The King's Wishes and The Demons and adds two: Watchbird and Hands Off Price on front flap in photo; Tuck has a 12/- price as well as a page count of 256 "Wrapper design by Wildsmith" on front flap in photo; cover is signed at the right corner of the artwork.
  • External IDs:
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Collection Title: Untouched by Human Hands • (1954) • collection by Robert Sheckley

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Bleiler1 (Gernsback) N/A Bluesman 2009-10-19 22:06:37
Bleiler78 N/A Bluesman 2011-09-15 10:45:48
Clute/Grant N/A Bluesman 2013-04-19 23:09:14
Clute/Nicholls Verified Bluesman 2011-09-15 10:45:48
Contento1 (anth/coll) N/A Bluesman 2009-10-19 22:06:37
Currey Verified Bluesman 2009-10-19 22:06:37
Locus1 N/A Bluesman 2009-10-19 22:06:37
Miller/Contento N/A Bluesman 2009-10-19 22:06:37
OCLC/Worldcat Verified Bluesman 2009-10-19 22:06:37
Reginald1 N/A Bluesman 2011-09-15 10:45:48
Reginald3 N/A Bluesman 2011-09-15 10:45:48
Tuck Verified Bluesman 2011-09-15 10:45:48
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