Interplanetary Hunter.

By: Barnes, Arthur K.

Price: £8.00

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Grading: Browning along edges of inner covers, a NF/Fine (unread) copy with light rubbing to rear (white) cover.


Ace 37100. SF novel (a fix-up of five linked stories), first published by Gnome Press in 1956. ''First Ace printing: September, 1972'' on copyright page. J. H. Breslow cover art.

''(1909-1969) US pulp author, known also for his works outside the sf field, who was intermittently active in sf until about 1946, beginning with ''Lord of the Lightning'' for Wonder Stories in December 1931. His Gerry Carlyle series of Space Opera tales - in which Miss Carlyle and a sidekick hunt down various aliens, carefully designated as non-sentient, for the London Interplanetary Zoo- was worked up into INTERPLANETARY HUNTER (stories June 1937 - Winter 1946 Thrilling Wonder; fixup 1956), which combines five of the original stories, omitting ''The Dual World'' (June 1938 Thrilling Wonder) and ''The Energy Eaters'' (October 1939 Thrilling Wonder)'' (John Clute/Encyclopedia of SF, 3rd Edition).

Title: Interplanetary Hunter.

Author Name: Barnes, Arthur K.

Categories: Current Catalogue, COLLECTABLE PAPERBACKS,

Edition: First paperback edition.

Publisher: Ace Books: NY.: 1972.

Binding: Paperback original.

Grading: Browning along edges of inner covers, a NF/Fine (unread) copy with light rubbing to rear (white) cover.

Seller ID: 48879