THE END OF ETERNITY. Isaac Asimov.

THE END OF ETERNITY.

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1955. Octavo, illustrated by Mel Hunter, cloth. First edition. Eternals police human history against disasters, making history safe for mankind. "Time guardians rove through the centuries, keeping all eras in harmony. The hero rebels, preferring the uncertainties of infinity to the carefully controlled boredom of Eternity." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 120. "... a complex, thoughtful story of time travel, time paradoxes and time police, considered by some critics to be his best work." - John Clute / Malcolm J. Edwards, SFE (online). "Perhaps Asimov's best early novel" Barron (ed.): Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-18. A few small discoloration spots to top edge of cloth, a nearly fine copy in a nearly fine dust jacket with a touch of shelf wear to spine ends, a small closed tear to lower front panel (1 cm) and a few tiny rubs spots to front panel. (16897). Item #16897

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