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The best from Fantasy and science fiction. Fifth series

Author: Anthony Boucher; Lowell Hess; Damon Knight
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1956.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [Book Club ed.]View all editions and formats
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An anthology of short stories and readers' contributions to contests published in "Fantasy & Science Fiction."
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Boucher; Lowell Hess; Damon Knight
OCLC Number: 3594453
Notes: Jacket design by Lowell Hess.
Edition statement from dust jacket.
Issued in gray PVC over boards, in an illustrated dust jacket printed in gold and white; spine stamped in blue.
Description: 256 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Imagine: a Proem / Fredric Brown --
You're another / Damon Knight --
This Earth of majesty / Arthur C. Clarke --
Birds can't count / Mildred Clingerman --
Golem / Avram Davidson --
Pottage / Zenna Henderson --
Vanishing American / Charles Beaumont --
Created he them / Alice Eleanor Jones --
Four vignettes: Too far / Fredric Brown ; Matter of energy / James Blish ; Nellthu / Anthony Boucher ; Dreamworld / Isaac Asimov --
One ordinary day, with peanuts / Shirley Jackson --
Short Ones / Raymond E. Banks --
Last prophet / Mildred Clingerman --
Botany Bay / P.M. Hubbard --
Canticle for Liebowitz / Walter M. Miller, Jr. --
Lament by a Maker / L. Sprague de Camp --
Pattern for survival / Richard Matheson --
Singing bell / Issac Asimov --
Last word / Chad Oliver and Charles Beaumont.
Other Titles: Best from Fantasy & science fiction.
Magazine of fantasy and science fiction (Cornwall, Conn.)
Responsibility: edited by Anthony Boucher.

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An anthology of short stories and readers' contributions to contests published in "Fantasy & Science Fiction."

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