First edition of Ray Bradbury's The Golden Apples of The Sun; Signed by him
The Golden Apples of The Sun.
Bradbury, Ray. Drawings by Joe Mugnaini.$1,000.00
Item Number: 92794
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1953.
First edition of Ray Bradbury’s fourth book. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Ray Bradbury in a contemporary hand on the front free endpaper. Fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket. A very bright example.
An anthology of 22 short stories, The Golden Apples of the Sun includes The Fog Horn, The Flying Machine, Sun and Shadow, and The Exiles. Groff Conklin of Galaxy Science Fiction praised the collection, saying it included "some of the best imaginative stories [Bradbury] or anyone else has ever written. One cannot even begin to describe their delights."