A Matter of Evolution.

By: Barker, D. A.

Price: £15.00

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Grading: Light spotting along top page edges, else a fine copy in a VG+ dustjacket with rubbing to rear (white) panel.


SF novel, one of two written by the author for Robert Hale. Robert Hale produced books primarily for the library market (still flourishing in the 1970s) and so most titles are very uncommon. The only edition of this title, and rare.

''UK telecommunications engineer and author whose first two novels were sf published by Robert Hale: A MATTER OF EVOLUTIONn (1975), in which a mutant race on Earth imports female humanoids for research, and A Question of Reality (1981). Robert Hale was a UK publishing firm which from 1936 - 1984, though mainly in the 1970s, published more than 450 sf novels, in hardbound editions, primarily for the library market. A large majority of titles originating with the firm were uniform in length (192 pages) and routine in substance, most being Space Operas varied with occasional Dystopias, though other forms of sf also featured'' (John Clute & David Langford/Encyclopedia of SF, 3rd Edition).

Title: A Matter of Evolution.

Author Name: Barker, D. A.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Publisher: Robert Hale: London.: 1975.

ISBN Number: 0709150288

ISBN Number 13: 9780709150282

Binding: Hardcover.

Grading: Light spotting along top page edges, else a fine copy in a VG+ dustjacket with rubbing to rear (white) panel.

Seller ID: 47166