Science Fiction of the 30's
Damon Knight (ed.)

New York: Bobbs Merrill, 1975. First edition thus Hradcover in bright, crisp dust jacket. Though a book club issue, this is the first and only hardcover printing. Edited and with historical commentary by Damon Knight. 464 pp. with bibliography. Illustrated with drawings. An essentially fine example, tight, with some foxing to the outer egde of the text block. In a bright, crisp dust jacket. A nostalgic trip back to the time of giant ants who ruked the universe, extraterrestrial creatures fought off with ray guns, trips to the moon in rocket ships that resembled orange crates---in short the science fiction of the 1930s. Eighteen stories including pieces by Murray Leinster, Frank Belknap Long, L. Spargue de Camp., John W. Campbell and others. Fine Hardcover (Item ID: E20863 )


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