RITE OF PASSAGE. Panshin. Alexei.


London: Sidgwick & Jackson, [1969]. Octavo, boards. First British (and first hardcover) edition. Nebula award winner for best novel. "...a complex and expertly told novel, making adroit use of the basic right-of-passage structure that underlies almost all tales set in generational starships..."- Clute and Nichols: the Encyclopedia of Science Fiction pp. 906-907. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-844. Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1805-08. Some foxing to top and fore-edges, a fine copy in a fine dust jacket with some mild foxing to verso with some bleed through at the lighter areas of the jacket. (12749). Item #12749

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