New York: New American Library, 1968. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 8vo. 8.5"x5.75". Blue boards with black stamped spine in pictorial dust jacket. Black and blue illustrated endpapers. 221 pp.
Jacket edges are lightly scuffed. Bottom of front cover curled. 1/2" tear at top and bottom of back cover, no loss. Small stain top right corner of block. Fingerprint stain on p. 14.
This is a first printing of Clarke's novel adapted from the screenplay he co-wrote with Stanley Kubrick. It was released simultaneously with the film. Very good / very good. Item #855