Color illustrated wraps by Rogers. 9 ¾ by 6 ¼ inches. 162 pp. A single issue of this science fiction magazine featuring 'Universe' by Robert Heinlein, as well as 'Solution Unsatisfactory,' by Heinlein, written under his pseudonym. With work by Asimov, L. Sprague de Camp and others. Universe was a novella published with its sequel as 'Orphans in the Sky' in 1963. GOOD condition. General fading and toning to the covers, with some soiling. Dark scuffs to the rear panel. Some creasing along the extremities. Wrappers split along the upper and lower hinges, with chipping to the head of the spine. Minor tearing and chipping along the extremities. Interior solid with the paper rather browned. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Astounding Science Fiction. May 1941. Vol. ...
Publisher: Street and Smith
Publication Date: 1941
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Street & Smith Publications, New York, 1941. Paperback. Condition: Fair. Paperback. 9 1/4" X 6 5/8". 161pp. Very heavy wear to striking pictorial wraps, with chipping, taping, and losses to spine, 8" long, ragged tear across rear wrap, rear wrap separated and held by tape to spine. Pages age-toned and yellow, but unmarked. Pages musty. A worn but still complete copy of the May 1941 issue of Astounding Science Fiction, featuring novelettes Universe by Robert Heinlein and Solution Unsatisfactory by Anson MacDonald, short stories Liar! by Isaac Asimov, Jay Score by Eric Frank Russell, Fish Story by Vic Phillips and Scott Roberts, Subcruiser by Harry Walton, and the conclusion to serial The Stolen DOrmouse by L. Sprague de Camp. Seller Inventory # 2881