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SF: '58: THE YEAR'S GREATEST SCIENCE-FICTION AND FANTASY by  Judith (ed.) Merril - First edition - [1958] - from John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 29105)

SF: '58: THE YEAR'S GREATEST SCIENCE-FICTION AND FANTASY

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SF: '58: THE YEAR'S GREATEST SCIENCE-FICTION AND FANTASY

by Merril, Judith (ed.)

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New York: The Gnome Press Inc., [1958]. First edition. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. (29105). Octavo, original light red cloth, spine stamped in black. Collects eleven short stories which includes "The Fly" by George Langelaan, this is its first book publication and the basis for two horror films. Other authors include Brian Aldiss, Isaac Asimov, Henry Kuttner, Avram Davidson, Zenna Henderson, and others; plus nonfiction essays on science fact. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-1394.

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Bookseller
John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
29105
Title
SF: '58: THE YEAR'S GREATEST SCIENCE-FICTION AND FANTASY
Author
Merril, Judith (ed.)
Book condition
Used - A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. (29105)
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First edition
Publisher
The Gnome Press Inc.
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
[1958]
Keywords
Anthology . SF

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