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Adventure Tales vol 1 no 3.

By: ADVENTURE TALES, (ed. John Gregory Betancourt)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Wildside Press: USA.: 2006.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 45491

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Third issue (Summer 2006). Four issues (one per year) were published 2004-2007. Classic reprints (this issue's featured author is Murray Leinster, with two stories), articles and poetry. View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) July 1963 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1963 (July).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21784

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy).


July, 1963 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. This issue Includes part one (of two parts) of Harry Harison's The Ethical Engineer, and new stories by Robert F. Young, Kris Neville and Clifford D. Simak Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on b... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) September 1963 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1963 (September).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21785

Condition: NF/Fine copy.


September, 1963 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. This issue Includes the short novel ''Industrial Revolution'' by Poul Anderston (writing as ''Winston P. Sanders''). Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' ... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) July 1964 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1964 (July).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21787

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


July, 1964 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. This issue includes short stories by Poul Anderson (novelette) and Raymond E. Banks, and part one (of three) of ''Sleeping Planet'' by William F. Burkett, Jr. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis ... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) June 1963 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1963 (June).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21788

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy with name on front cover.


June, 1963 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. This issue includes a short novel by Poul Anderson (''Territory'') and novelettes by John Berryman and J. T. McIntosh. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) June1964 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1964 (June).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21789

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


June, 1964 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. This issue includes fiction by Gordon Dickson, Poul Anderson, James H. Schmitz and J. T. McIntosh. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No longer satisfied wi... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) December 1964 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1964 (December).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21823

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


December, 1964 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No longer satisfied with gadgetry and action per se, Campbell demanded that his writers try to think out how science ... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) November 1964 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1964 (November).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21830

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


November, 1964 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No longer satisfied with gadgetry and action per se, Campbell demanded that his writers try to think out how science an... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) October 1964 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1964 (October).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21869

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


October, 1964 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No longer satisfied with gadgetry and action per se, Campbell demanded that his writers try to think out how science a... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) September 1964 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1964 (September).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21871

Condition: Near fine (NF) copy.


September, 1964 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No longer satisfied with gadgetry and action per se, Campbell demanded that his writers try to think out how science a... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) August 1964 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1964 (August).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21872

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


August, 1964 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. This issue includes fiction by Gordon Dickson, Poul Anderson, James H. Schmitz and J. T. McIntosh. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No longer satisfied ... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) May 1964 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1964 (May).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21877

Condition: Near fine (NF) copy.


May, 1964 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No longer satisfied with gadgetry and action per se, Campbell demanded that his writers try to think out how science and tec... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) April 1964 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1964 (April)>

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21889

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


April, 1964, Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No longer satisfied with gadgetry and action per se, Campbell demanded that his writers try to think out how science and technolo... View more info

Image for Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) October 1963 issue.

Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) October 1963 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1963 (October).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21925

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


October, 1963 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No longer satisfied with gadgetry and action per se, Campbell demanded that his writers try to think out how science and ... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) March 1964 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1964 (March).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21927

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


March, 1964 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No longer satisfied with gadgetry and action per se, Campbell demanded that his writers try to think out how science and t... View more info

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Analog Science Fact/Science Fiction (large-size) November 1963 issue.

By: ANALOG, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Conde Nast: NY.: 1963 (November).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 37353

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


November, 1963 issue. Only twenty five large-size issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965, before reverting to a smaller, digest-sized format that it still retains today. Oversize sf magazine (28 cm x 21 cm).''Astounding/Analog is often considered the magazine where science fiction grew up. When editor John W. Campbell took over in 1938, he brought to Astounding an unprecedented insistence on placing equal emphasis on both words of ''science fiction.'' No longer satisfied with gadgetry and action per se, Campbell demanded that his writers try to think out how science an... View more info

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The Time Machines: The Story of the Science-Fiction Pulp Magazines From The Beginning to 1950 (inscribed by the author).

By: Ashley, Mike

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Liverpool University Press.: 2000.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 06102

ISBN: 0853238553

Condition: Fine copy in an almost fine dustjacket with one short closed tear.


First of three volumes: 304 pages. A complete revision and expansion of the author's earlier series on the history of the sf magazines, published 25 years earlier. BRIEFLY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. View more info

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Phantom Perfumes And Other Shades: Memories of Ghost Stories Magazine.

By: Ashley, Mike (ed.)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Ash-Tree Press: Canada.: 2000.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 03793

ISBN: 1899562893

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for very faint spotting along top page edges.


244 pages: collects seventeen of the best supernatural stories to appear in the short-lived pulp magazine ''Ghost Stories'' (1926-1931). Foreword by Hugh B. Cave, 24 page introduction by the editor, plus complete index of issues published and checklist of authors and stories published. 600 copies printed. View more info

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Astounding Stories October 1936.

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. F. Orlin Tremaine)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1936 (October)

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 39837

Condition: VG copy.


October 1935 issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. View more info

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Astounding Stories May 1932.

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. Harry Bates)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Clayton Magazines Inc.: NY.: 1932 (May).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 39811

Condition: Signature on front cover, front cover creased, a good copy.


May 1932 issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Published by Clayton Magazines from January 1930 - March 1933, and edited throughout this early period by Harry Bates. View more info

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Astounding Stories August 1931.

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. Harry Bates)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Clayton Magazines Inc.: NY.: 1931 (August).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 39817

Condition: Two bookstamps on back cover and inside page, VG+ copy.


August 1931 issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Published by Clayton Magazines from January 1930 - March 1933, and edited throughout this early period by Harry Bates. View more info

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Astounding Stories May 1932.

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. Harry Bates)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Clayton Magazines Inc.: NY.: 1932 (May).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 39819

Condition: VG+ copy.


May 1932 issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Published by Clayton Magazines from January 1930 - March 1933, and edited throughout this early period by Harry Bates. View more info

Image for Astounding Science Fiction (March 1951).

Astounding Science Fiction (March 1951).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27386

Condition: Near fine (NF) copy.


March 1951 issue. Includes James H.Schmitz, Jack Williamson and Alan E. Nourse. View more info

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Astounding Science Fiction (April 1951).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27387

Condition: Spine edges a little chipped, else a near fine (NF) copy.


April 1951 issue. Includes Fredric Brown (''The Weapon''), Jack Williamson and H. Beam Piper. Full page Dianetics advert on rear cover. View more info

Image for Astounding Science Fiction (May 1951).

Astounding Science Fiction (May 1951).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27388

Condition: Near fine (NF) copy.


May 1951 issue. Includes Walter M. Miller Jr., Harry Stine and H. B. Fyfe. View more info

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Astounding Science Fiction (June 1951).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27389

Condition: Near fine (NF) copy.


June 1951 issue. Includes Eric Frank Russell (''And Then There Were None'') and Isaac Asimov (''Breeds There A Man''). View more info

Image for Astounding Science Fiction (July 1951).

Astounding Science Fiction (July 1951).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27390

Condition: Top spine edge a little chipped, a near fine (NF) copy.


July 1951 issue. Includes James H. Schmitz, Jack Williamson and Gordon R. Dickson. View more info

Image for Astounding Science Fiction (August 1951).

Astounding Science Fiction (August 1951).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27391

Condition: NF/Fine copy.


August 1951 issue. Includes Walter M. Miller, Jr., Clifford D. Simak and Gordon R. Dickson. Full page Dianetics advert on rear cover. View more info

Image for Astounding Science Fiction (September 1951).

Astounding Science Fiction (September 1951).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27392

Condition: NF/Fine copy.


September 1951 issue. Includes H. Beam Piper (''Day Of The Moron''), Alan E. Nourse and Frank M. Robinson. View more info

Image for Astounding Science Fiction (October 1951).

Astounding Science Fiction (October 1951).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27393

Condition: NF/Fine copy.


October 1951 issue. Includes Hal Clement's ICEWORLD (part 1 of 3) and Eric Frank Russell (''Ultima Thule''): Campbell's editorial is ''Evaluation Of Dianetics''. View more info

Image for Astounding Science Fiction (November 1951).

Astounding Science Fiction (November 1951).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27394

Condition: Near fine (NF) copy, cover crease.


November 1951 issue. Includes Hal Clement's ICEWORLD (part 2 of 3), Frank M. Robinson and H. B. Fyfe. View more info

Image for Astounding Science Fiction (December 1951).

Astounding Science Fiction (December 1951).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27395

Condition: A little spine wear, a near fine (NF) copy.


December 1951 issue. Includes Hal Clement's ICEWORLD (part 3 of 3) and Chad Oliver. View more info

Image for Astounding Science Fiction (February 1952).

Astounding Science Fiction (February 1952).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1952.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27396

Condition: Near fine (NF) copy.


February 1952 issue. Includes William Tenn, James Blish and Gordon R. Dickson. View more info

Image for Astounding Science Fiction (June 1953).

Astounding Science Fiction (June 1953).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1953.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36141

Condition: Bottom spine edge wear, a near fine (NF) copy.


June 1953 issue. Includes MISSION OF GRAVITY by Hal Clement (serial, part 3 of 4), ''Impostor'' by Philip K. Dick, and indeed a separate non-fiction piece by Clement ''Whirligig World'' about the writing of Mission of Gravity. View more info

Image for Astounding Science Fiction (July 1953).

Astounding Science Fiction (July 1953).

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1953 (July).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36142

Condition: Spine wear, VG+ copy.


July 1953 issue. Includes MISSION OF GRAVITY by Hal Clement (serial, part 4 of 4). View more info

Image for Astounding Science-Fiction January 1939.

Astounding Science-Fiction January 1939.

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1939 (January).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 39862

Condition: Front cover sticker, stain to back cover, G/VG copy.


January 1939 issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. View more info

Image for Astounding Science-Fiction February 1939.

Astounding Science-Fiction February 1939.

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1939 (February).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 39864

Condition: Front cover loose, VG copy.


February 1939 issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. View more info

Image for Astounding Science-Fiction July 1943.

Astounding Science-Fiction July 1943.

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1943 (July).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 39877

Condition: 3cm spine tear (with sellotape), a VG copy.


July 1943 issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Cover story is BLACK DESTROYER by A. E. Van Vogt. Includes ''The Great Engine'' by A. E. Van Vogt, and the final instalment (3 of 3) of Fritz Leiber's GATHER, DARKNESS! View more info

Image for Astounding Science-Fiction July 1943.

Astounding Science-Fiction July 1943.

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1943 (July).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 39878

Condition: VG+ copy.


July 1943 issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Cover story is BLACK DESTROYER by A. E. Van Vogt. Includes ''The Great Engine'' by A. E. Van Vogt, and the final instalment (3 of 3) of Fritz Leiber's GATHER, DARKNESS! View more info

Image for Astounding Science-Fiction September 1943.

Astounding Science-Fiction September 1943.

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1943 (September).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 39879

Condition: G/VG copy.


September 1943 issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. View more info

Image for Astounding Science-Fiction March 1939.

Astounding Science-Fiction March 1939.

By: ASTOUNDING, (ed. John W. Campbell)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Street & Smith: NY.: 1939 (March).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 40330

Condition: VG copy.


March 1939 issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Includes CLOAK OF AESIR by editor Campbell writing as ''Don A. Stuart''. View more info

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Big Thunder.

By: Atkins, Peter

Price: £8.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: London.: 1997.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 01338

ISBN: 0002245965

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


SF/fantasy novel.''a gentleman vigilante from the pages of a 1930's pulp magazine materialises in present-day Manhattan ready to orchestrate a mass-murder that will at long last reconcile the living with the dead. Valentine Dyson, characteristically dressed in a tuxedo and opera hat, a blue flower in his buttonhole, is infamous among pulp scholars for being the most vicious of the cloaked avengers featured in such magazines. His mysterious awakening from the yellowed pages of Strange Thrills pulp magazine coincides with a car crash that leaves his creator Norbert Read, an old man now... View more info

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Avon Fantasy Reader no 3.

By: AVON FANTASY READER, (ed. Donald A. Wollheim)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Avon Book Company: NY.: 1947.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 22297

Condition: A little age-darkening to page edges, a bright, near fine (NF) copy.


Third issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. 18 issues published in total, quarterly, 1947 - 1952, edited by Donald A. Wollheim., In Tymn and Ashley (eds), Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 127-132.''US digest anthology, 18 volumes, quarterly, 1947 - 1952, published by Avon Publishing, New York; ed Donald A. Wollheim. AVON FANTASY READER was the first regular paperback reprint fantasy anthology series, though its digest format has often caused it to be classified as a magazine Wollheim selected primarily from WEIRD TALES, emphasizing the works o... View more info

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Avon Fantasy Reader no 1 (first issue).

By: AVON FANTASY READER, (ed. Donald A. Wollheim)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Avon Book Company: NY.: 1947 (February)

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 39590

Condition: Page edges age-darkened, some wrinkling and separation of cover lamination, a bright, VG+ copy.


First issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. 18 issues published in total, quarterly, 1947 - 1952, edited by Donald A. Wollheim., In Tymn and Ashley (eds), Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 127-132.''US digest anthology, 18 volumes, quarterly, 1947 - 1952, published by Avon Publishing, New York; ed Donald A. Wollheim. AVON FANTASY READER was the first regular paperback reprint fantasy anthology series, though its digest format has often caused it to be classified as a magazine Wollheim selected primarily from WEIRD TALES, emphasizing the works of... View more info

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Avon Fantasy Reader no 4.

By: AVON FANTASY READER, (ed. Donald A. Wollheim)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Avon Book Company: NY.: 1947.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 39593

Condition: Page edges age-darkened spine panel a bit sunned, several creases to front cover, light dust soiling to rear cover, a VG copy.


Fourth issue. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. 18 issues published in total, quarterly, 1947 - 1952, edited by Donald A. Wollheim., In Tymn and Ashley (eds), Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 127-132.''US digest anthology, 18 volumes, quarterly, 1947 - 1952, published by Avon Publishing, New York; ed Donald A. Wollheim. AVON FANTASY READER was the first regular paperback reprint fantasy anthology series, though its digest format has often caused it to be classified as a magazine Wollheim selected primarily from WEIRD TALES, emphasizing the works ... View more info

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Avon Science Fiction And Fantasy Reader Vol 1 no 1.

By: AVON SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY READER, (ed. Sol Cohen)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Avon Novels, Inc., NY.: 1953 (January).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 22349

Condition: A NF/Fine (unread) copy..


January 1953 issue (vol 1 no 1). First of just two magazine issues published in total in 1953, an attempt to revive the earlier Avon Fantasy Reader series and Avon Science Fiction Reader series under one title. Unlike those earlier series (which contained many reprints), all stories in these two issues were new. Indeed, this first issue contains Arthur C. Clarke's classic story ''The Forgotten Enemy''. View more info

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Avon Science Fiction Reader no 2.

By: AVON SCIENCE FICTION READER, (ed. Donald A. Wollheim)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Avon Novels, Inc., NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 22312

Condition: Text block lightly age-darkened, faint ring marks on front and rear covers, a VG+ copy with bright covers.


Second of just three magazine issues published 1951-1952, intended as a companion title to the successful AVON FANTASY READER series. Contained mostly reprints from the 1920s and 1930s. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. See Tymn and Ashley (eds), Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 134-35. View more info

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Avon Science Fiction Reader no 2.

By: AVON SCIENCE FICTION READER, (ed. Donald A. Wollheim)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Avon Novels, Inc., NY.: 1951.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 39235

Condition: Text block age-darkened, a near fine (NF) copy with bright covers.


Second of just three magazine issues published 1951-1952, intended as a companion title to the successful AVON FANTASY READER series. Contained mostly reprints from the 1920s and 1930s. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. See Tymn and Ashley (eds), Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 134-35. View more info

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The Far Side Of Nowhere.

By: Bond, Nelson

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Arkham House: Sauk City, Wisconsin.: 2002.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 08243

ISBN: 0870541803

Condition: Faint spotting along top page edges, else a fine copy in a fine dustjacket.


New collection of 29 stories, most of which had first appeared in the pulp magazines of the 1940's and early 1950's: 420 pages. View more info

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Nightmares And Daydreams.

By: Bond, Nelson

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Arkham House: Sauk City, Wisconsin.: 1968.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 06747

Condition: Bottom corner tips bruised, faint spotting along top pageedges, an almost fine copy in an almost fine dustjacket.


Collection of fifteen weird stories, all originally published in the pulps (mostly in The Blue Book) in the late 1940's - 1950's. 2040 copies printed. View more info