2001. A Space Odyssey. By Arthur C. Clarke. Based on a screenplay by Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke.
4to. 221 pp., final blank page. Original blue paper hardcover backed with black paper. With spine-title in silver and blue. Original illustrated dust jacket. Photographic endpapers.
First edition. This copy signed by the author on a sticker mounted to the title-page.
Dust jacket unclipped. A few small marginal tears and light toning to dust jacket. Internally clean and tight. Text block edges toned with minor wear and soiling.
A Sri Lanka Telecom envelope bearing Clarke's autograph signature is loosely inserted. The envelope is illustrated with small black-and-white portraits of Alexander Graham Bell and Arthur C. Clarke.
A fine copy.