LA PLANETE DES SINGES: ROMAN. Pierre Boulle.

LA PLANETE DES SINGES: ROMAN.

[Paris]: Le Cercle du Nouveau Livre, [1963]. gold and blind stamped green cloth. First edition. Number 507 of an unstated limitation. Published in English as PLANET OF THE APES (1963). Basis for two films and numerous sequels. "Boulle made the Earth astronauts' visit to a far planet where apes are the dominant species and humans a despised under class a parable of racial and other social failings on Earth..." - Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 3-26. Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1692-96. Text block shows some age darkening, spine ends a little pushed in, a fine copy without dust jacket as issued (likely as issued). (16926). Item #16926

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