Vol. XXIV, No. 4. Pulp magazine. Edited by John W. Campbell, Jr. Cover art by Gilmore for "Discord in Scarlet" (novelette; this is the story with Xtl, from whence Ridley Scott supposedly got the idea for 'Alien') by A. E. van Vogt. "City of the Corporate Mind" (novelette) by Nat Schachner; "Thundering Peace" by Kent Casey; "Sculptors of Life" by Wallace West; "The Nova" by Edwin K. Sloat; "There Ain't No Such" (article) by L. Sprague de Camp; "Gray Lensman" (pt. 3 of 4) by E. E. Smith. Readers' Departments: "The Editor's Page: Ad Astra - Et Cetera-" by John W. Campbell, Jr.; "In Times to Come"; "Analytical Laboratory"; "Brass Tacks and Science Department". Illustrated by Hatcher, Islip, Orban and Schneeman. Letters from Ray Douglas Bradbury, L. Srague de Camp, and others. Issue has been wet with very light wet staining, but some waviness and cover in half torn at hinge from bottom with 2 small pieces of spine cover lost. Key issue. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: ASTOUNDING Science Fiction: December, Dec. ...
Publisher: Street & Smith
Publication Date: 1939
Binding: Single Issue Magazine
Book Condition: Good-
Book Description Street & Smith January 1939, 1939. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Moderate chipping to heel and crown of spine. Moderate edge wear to both covers. Slight creasing to fore edge of front cover. Moderate foxing to all edges of text block. Pages tanned. Interior clean and unmarked. Binding, has scotch tape repair made by previous owner. Now in mylar protective bag. A very good copy. Mockingbird Books has two brick and mortar used book stores located in Sebastopol and Guerneville California. We carefully inspect all our books for condition. You can trust our listing is accurate and all our offerings are correctly assessed. Bookseller Inventory # 112684