Item #27963 THE END OF ETERNITY. Isaac Asimov.


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. Book plate affixed to front free end paper, some staining to edges with black residue of end papers and cloth from old style jacket protector, wear along lower cloth edges, a very good copy in a very good price clipped dust jacket with stain at lower spine panel, closed tears and rubs to upper spine panel, upper corner tip rubbed. (27963). Item #27963

Price: $250.00

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