London: Gollancz, 1989. First UK Edition. Hardcover. 6 1/8 X 9 1/4 Inches. 224 PP. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #4928
Original red cloth boards in a sharp DJ. Price of "12.95" intact on front flap. Clarke's autobiographical look at the early Sci-Fi (or sf to Clarke) magazines and pulps that both inspired him and later introduced him to the profession of writing himself. An in-depth look at the authors and stories in the original pulps that Clarke read, studied and loved.