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Quatermass and the Pit; A Play for Television in Six Parts

£15.99

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Science fiction classic, frequently copied but rarely bettered. The script of the third television series involving Professor Bernard Quatermass, shown on TV December 1958-January 1959.

Building work in Knightsbridge has uncovered prehistoric fossil bones believed to be five million years old but at a deeper level in the pit something is found that soon claims Quatermass's expert attention. It leads him through encounters with superstition, ritual and magic to a new and alarming conception of the very nature of humanity.

Penguin first edition (1960) in classic orange and white binding with striking cover illustration by Bryan Kneale. Very good/near fine condition for its age with flat spine, tight binding, only light browning to pages and no marks. Contains 16 b&w illustrations of the original TV performances.

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First Penguin Edition
Author(s):
Nigel Kneale
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
188
Publisher:
Penguin
Title:
Quatermass and the Pit

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Science fiction classic, frequently copied but rarely bettered. The script of the third television series involving Professor Bernard Quatermass, shown on TV December 1958-January 1959.

Building work in Knightsbridge has uncovered prehistoric fossil bones believed to be five million years old but at a deeper level in the pit something is found that soon claims Quatermass's expert attention. It leads him through encounters with superstition, ritual and magic to a new and alarming conception of the very nature of humanity.

Penguin first edition (1960) in classic orange and white binding with striking cover illustration by Bryan Kneale. Very good/near fine condition for its age with flat spine, tight binding, only light browning to pages and no marks. Contains 16 b&w illustrations of the original TV performances.

Added value:
First Penguin Edition
Author(s):
Nigel Kneale
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
188
Publisher:
Penguin
Title:
Quatermass and the Pit

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