The Eighty-Minute Hour

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

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CE1 - A hard cover first edition withdrawn ex-library book in good+ condition. Stated first edition with no additional printings indicated. A tight, clean, sound copy in blue cloth covered board with gold lettering on the spine with minor overall shelf wear with light yellowing of the outside paper edges plus the dust jacket endflaps are glued to the front and back fixed endpapers plus there are the usual library marks, stamps, labels, and pocket on the top and bottom outside paper edges, the front fixed and free endpapers, the title page, and the copyright page. The dust jacket shows minor overall shelf wear with some very, very light edge wear along the bottom edges plus there is a library label on the spine plus the front and back endflaps are glued to the fixed endpapers plus it is still in the original library mylar sleeve. A slightly bizarre science fiction story set in a period when the Solar system, while experiencing a political-economic linking of capitalism and communism, England's sinking into the sea, and the perfection of birth control, becomes steeped in a dramatic free will/determinism dispute. The author is a winner of a Hugo Award, a Nebula Award, the Prix Jules Verne, and the Ditmar Award. By the author of "The Long Afternoon of Earth", "The Saliva Tree", "Starship", "The Billion-Year Spree." 226p.

Title: The Eighty-Minute Hour

Author: Aldiss, Brian W.

Categories: Modern Fiction Firsts, Authors A-C, Science Fiction, Fiction: Sci-Fi & Fantasy,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Garden City, New York, USA, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1974

ISBN: 0385084307

ISBN 13: 9780385084307

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Ex-Library

Size: 5.75"x8.5"

Book ID: SCW09467

Keywords: Fiction Science Speculative Fiction Fantasy Space Opera,