Slave Ship (Galaxy Science Fiction, March 1956)

Pohl, Frederik

Published by Galaxy Publishing Corp., New York, 1956
Condition: Very Good Soft cover
From Sanctuary Books, A.B.A.A. (New York, NY, U.S.A.)

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Full-color illustrated wraps by EMSH, who also illustrates "Slave Ship" (and delightfully so, combining b/w photo-illustrations of the hero -- an army lieutenant, in uniform -- and cows -- yes, cows -- with drawings of spaceships both aerial and nautical). Text block age-toned and brittle, with a few small chips here and there along the fore-edge, but not affecting text. Otherwise fine. Campy sci-fi pulp, this issue includes two novelets (one of which is "A Gun for Dinosaur" by L. Sprague de Camp, wonderfully illustrating just what happens when you vex a T. Rex), two short stories, and Part 1 (of 3) of the aforementioned "Slave Ship" (which takes place in Boca Raton and Miami, Florida, and which -- it's worth mentioning again -- involves cows). Even a quick flip-through yields little gems of kitsch: "Don't Kid Your Id! Even Moses Had Neuroses!" Good quality wackiness. Bookseller Inventory # D4682

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Title: Slave Ship (Galaxy Science Fiction, March ...

Publisher: Galaxy Publishing Corp., New York

Publication Date: 1956

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:Very Good

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