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Publication: Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales

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  • Publication: Fifty Short Science Fiction TalesPublication Record # 403556
  • Editors: Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin
  • Date: 1963-02-00
  • Catalog ID: AS516
  • Publisher: Collier Books
  • Price:
    $0.95?$: US dollar
  • Pages: 287
  • Format:
    pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
  • Notes:
    • First Edition 1963
    • Published February 1963 per Cole Checklist of SF Anthologies.
    • There is probable later printing (FFTYNTLSA41963) that also states it is the 1st edition on copyright page, but it seems this one is.
    • Book number AS516 on front cover and spine.
    • Cover artist is not credited, no visible signature.
    • LCCN: 62-21646 on copyright page.
    • The Arthur C. Clarke story "Who's There?" appears as "The Haunted Space Suit"
    • Though Currey verifies this book his information is mistakenly copied from a later entry on the same page (20) for More Soviet Science Fiction even to the catalogue #
  • External IDs:
Cover art supplied by ISFDB on this Web page
Anthology Title: Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales • anthology by Isaac Asimov and Groff Conklin

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