The Honorable Barbarian

Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, (1989).

Price: $35.00

First edition. Full leather gilt. Introduction by James Gunn. Some soiling on the boards and faint spotting on the endpapers else about near fine. One of an unspecified number of copies Signed by the author.

Item #366920

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The Honorable Barbarian. L. Sprague DE CAMP.

L. Sprague de Camp
birth name: Lyon Sprague de Camp
born: 11/27/1907
died: 11/06/2000

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Prolific science-fiction and fantasy author, among whose numerous works were Lest Darkness Fall (an early and influential alternate history novel) and Rogue Queen (the third book in his Viagens Interplanetarias series, which was important in the history of science fiction for breaking the genre's taboo on sexual themes). During World War II, de Camp worked at the Philadelphia Naval Yard with fellow authors Isaac Asimov and Robert A. Heinlein.more

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