Seventy-Five: The Diamond Anniversary of a Science Fiction Pioneer.

By: Williamson, Jack

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Massive oversize 600-page hardcover: foreword by Connie Willis and introduction by Arthur C. Clarke: illustrations throughout, plus a colour section which includes a complete reprint of the sf comic strip ''Beyond Mars'' that Jack Williamson created in 1954. Also includes ''Previews of Hell'', a story originally commissioned by Harlan Ellison for his never-published Last Dangerous Visions.

''a literary and visual feast, this oversize hardcover celebrates the first seventy-five years of Jack Williamson’s career in Science Fiction. From ''The Metal Man'' in 1928 to his recent Hugo and Nebula Award-winning novella ''The Ultimate Earth'', inside are some of the best of Williamson’s stories, including excerpts of such classic novels as The Legion of Space, Golden Blood and The Legion of Time. Also included are several never-before-published gems such as a vintage 1930s tale ''The Crystal Castle'', a collaboration with long-time friend Edmond Hamilton, and a story originally commissioned for Last Dangerous Visions, ''Previews of Hell''. Sidebars with essays, correspondence, and articles are decorated with over 300 book and magazine covers and interior illustrations''.

Title: Seventy-Five: The Diamond Anniversary of a Science Fiction Pioneer.

Author Name: Williamson, Jack

Categories: Haffner Press: Michigan.,

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Publisher: Haffner Press: Michigan.: 2004.

ISBN Number: 1893887200

ISBN Number 13: 9781893887206

Binding: Oversize hardcover.

Grading: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new).

Seller ID: 15451