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    RICHARD POWERS (American 1921 - 1996)
    The Number of the Beast, paperback cover, 1980
    Acrylic on board
    48 x 62.5 in.
    Signed lower right
    This piece was used on the cover for the trade paperback edition of the Robert Heinlein classic, Fawcett Publications, 1980.

    "When four very sensual geniuses suddenly find themselves the target of alien hostilities, they are forced to flee their universe, and their adventures ravish the imagination with unparalleled excitement"

    From the Frank Collection.


    Condition Report*: This piece has been framed to an overall size of 49.5 x 64 in. Unless otherwise noted, this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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