It is a First Book Club Edition, (BCE)!! Once again, please remember this is NOT a First Edition/First Printing.
The other copy is NOT SIGNED, but is a TRUE First Edition/First Printing/First State with ALL First Edition Points present!! Once again, only ONE of these books is SIGNED and it is NOT a First Edition/First Printing!! The other book is a TRUE First/First but it is NOT SIGNED!! Both books are hardcovers with their original dust jackets. Both books were published by Simon And Schuster, 1985.Both books have varying degrees of wear/damage, but are still in Highly Collectible condition!! A Carl Sagan Classic and Basis for the Popular Film!! SIGNED/INSCRIBED titles by the Legendary Author/Astronomer/Scientist/Icon are Becoming Exceedingly Hard to Find!! First Book Club Edition, (BCE). Please remember this is NOT a First Edition/First Printing! Boldly SIGNED and Warmly INSCRIBED by the legendary Carl Sagan! This rare treasure has some VERY clearly visible wear but is still in Highly Collectible condition!
The book appears gently read and has no internal writing, no foxing, no remainder marks, no missing or ripped pages and is NOT Ex-Libris. The binding is tight and the pages are still surprisingly crisp and clean!Some general/shelf wear along with bumping/wear to the spine/corners/cloth boards, indentations/wear along the edges/cloth boards, creases/wear to the pages , toning/discoloration along the edges of the pages and marks/wear to the edge/fore pages, NOT affecting the text! As previously mentioned, some of the pages have some wear.
There are clearly visible creases/wear to a fair amount of the pages. While the wear is not terribly egregious, the creases are still very clearly visible on the affected pages and should be carefully examined/considered. Please also note the wear on the cloth boards and the wear to the edge/fore pages! The original dust jacket is fully intact but has some very clearly visible wear. Some general/shelf wear along with creases, chipping, marks/rubbing and rips/tears.
Please note the wear on the spine, at the corners and near/along the edges! A TRUE First American Edition/First Printing/First State with ALL First Edition Points present!
The original, First State dust jacket is fully intact and NOT price-clipped! The book appears gently read and has no internal writing, no foxing, no remainder marks, no missing or ripped pages and is NOT Ex-Libris or a BCE.Some general/shelf wear along with a noticeable lean, bumping/wear to the spine/corners/cloth boards, wear along the edges/cloth boards, marks/wear to the cloth boards and marks/wear to the edge/fore pages, NOT affecting the text! Please note the wear to the spine and to the cloth boards, particularly along the top and bottom edges of the cloth boards! While not terribly egregious, the wear is still very clearly visible and should be carefully examined/considered. The original, First State dust jacket is fully intact and NOT price-clipped but has some extensive and very clearly visible wear. Some general/shelf wear along with numerous creases, chipping rips/tears and marks/rubbing. There is also some toning/age discoloration/marks on the inside of the dust jacket, NOT visible unless the jacket is fully removed but still worth mentioning/considering.
In particular, please note the creases/wear on the front cover near the top edge! We took numerous photographs from various angles of this area in an effort to fully show the wear. The creases/wear is VERY clearly visible and should be carefully examined/considered.
We tend to grade the condition of our books rather harshly and took into consideration any and all wear/damage when determining the value of these two rare books. Our VERY LOW asking price is a reflection of that consideration. Numerous photographs from various angles were taken for your consideration/inspection. Please closely and carefully view ALL the pictures for further clarification!! The item "Contact-Carl Sagan 2 Books-SIGNED!
-First Edition/1st Printing-1985-VERY RARE" is in sale since Thursday, October 4, 2018. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "thelittleprince42" and is located in Oak Park, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Bahamas, Viet nam, Uruguay, Thailand, Switzerland.