FINNEY, Jack.

The Body Snatchers.

£1,100

The Body Snatchers.

London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1955.

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The Body Snatchers.

Description

Inspiration for the film The Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) and its remakes, this Science Fiction classic is set in Mill Valley, California, where seeds fall from space replacing real people with identical aliens who only live for five years while their victims turn to dust. If these seed are allowed to invade totally mankind will die since the aliens do not procreate!

Description

First edition, 8vo., some browning, ink name to front free endpaper and a few light spots to first two pages and title, original boards, dust-jacket, very slightly rubbed, otherwise a very good example in a near-fine dust-jacket.

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Stock ID: 94522