Stranger in a Strange Land, Robert Heinlein
First edition, first printing of Heinlein's landmark science fiction novel and winner of the 1962 Hugo Award for Best Novel. With code C22 on page 408. "Of all Heinlein's works this is the best known. It reached large audiences farther away from his science fiction roots than anything else he wrote....Stranger's cultural impact on an entire generation is, nonetheless, undeniable" (Anatomy of Wonder).
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1961. Publisher's original green cloth, gilt stamped titles to spine, top edge green; pp. 408. A near fine or better copy in a good, unclipped dust jacket. Binding remains tight, sturdy and square. Minimal wear to boards, gilt lettering on spine unfaded. Internally clean and fine. Jacket shows general shelfwear and rubbing with a chip to back panel, some wrinkling and creasing to panels, closed tear to front panel with tape reinforcement to verso, spine sunned as is common. Protected in archival mylar.