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Adventures in Time and Space, 1946 Science Fiction Anthology

  • First Edition

  • Editors: Raymond J. Healy, J. Francis McCommas. Design and cover: George Salter.

  • Random House, New York, 1946. Hardcover.

  • Bookplate on the front endpaper confirming the book origin from the estate of Joseph E. Brooks (nee Zatz), the Chairman and CEO of Lord & Taylor and Ann Taylor.

  • The original June 1946 first printing of this volume with over 1000 pages. At least two turned into films. Harry Bates Farewell to The Master - the classic The Day The Earth Stood Still in 1951 and 2008. John W. Campbell as Don A. Stuart Who Goes There? - The Thing From Another World, 1951.

    There are 35 science fiction royalty stories some of the most respected of the genre. Stories from Street Smith Astounding Stories, Astounding Science Fiction, Unknown, Teck Amazing Stories and Fiction House.

    The full list, with original first publication data:

  • Requiem, Robert Heinlein, Astounding, Jan 1940

  • Forgetfulness, Don A. Stuart John W. Campbell, Astounding, June 1937

  • Nerves, Lester Del Ray, Astounding, Sept 1942

  • The Sands of Time, P. Schuyler Miller, Astounding, Apr 1937

  • The Proud Root, Lewis Padgett, Astounding, Oct 1943

  • lack Destroyer, A.E. Van Vogt, Astounding, July 1939

  • Symbiotica, Eric Frank Russell, Astounding, Oct 1943

  • Seeds Of The Dusk, Raymond Z. Gallun, Astounding, June 1938

  • Heavy Planet, Lee Gregor, Astounding, Aug 1939

  • Time Locker, Lewis Padgett, Astounding, Jan 1943

  • The Link, Cleve Cartmill, Astounding, Aug 1942

  • Mechanical Mice, Maurice A. Hugi ghosted by Eric Frank Russell, Astounding, Jan 1941

  • V-2: Rocket Cargo Ship, Willy Ley, Astounding, May 1945

  • Adam And No Eve, Alfred ester, Astounding, Sept 1941

  • Nightfall, Isaac Asimov, Astounding, Sept 1941

  • A Matter Of Size, Harry Bates, Astounding, Apr 1934

  • As Never Was, P. Schuyler Miller, Astounding, Jan 1944

  • U. R., Anthony Boucher, Astounding, Mar 1943

  • Who Goes There? Don A. Stuart John W. Campbell, Astounding, Aug 1938

  • The Roads Must Roll, Robert A. Heinlein, Astounding, June 1940

  • Asylum, A.E. Van Vogt, Astounding, May 1942

  • Quietus, Ross Rocklynne, Astounding, Sept 1940

  • The Twonky, Lewis Padgett, Astounding, Sept 1942

  • Time Travel Happens! A. M. Phillips, Unknown, Dec 1939

  • Root's Return, Robert Moore Williams, Astounding, Sept 1938

  • The Blue Giraffe, L. Sprague de Camp, Astounding, Aug 1939

  • Flight Into Darkness, We Marlowe, Astounding, Fe 1943

  • The Weapons Shop, A.E. Van Vogt, Astounding, Dec 1942

  • Farewell To The Master, Harry Bates, Astounding, Oct 1940

  • Within The Pyramid, R. DeWitt Miller, Astounding, Mar 1937

  • He Who Shrank, Henry Hasse, Amazing Stories Teck Pub, Aug 1936

  • y His Bootstraps, Anson MacDonald Robert Heinlein, Astounding, Oct 1941

  • The Star Mouse, Fredric Brown, Planet Stories Fiction House, Spring 1942

  • Correspondence Course, Raymond F. Jones, Astounding, Apr 1945

  • Brain, S. Fowler Wright, 1932


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  • Condition

  • book: VG+, DJ: G - rubbed edges, spine ends, toning.
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    Adventures in Time and Space, 1946 Sci-Fi Anthology

    Estimate $80 - $120Mar 12, 2018