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  • Publication: The Best of Sci-Fi (Three)Publication Record # 255743
  • Editor: Cordelia Titcomb Smith
  • Date: 1964-00-00
  • Catalog ID: 3160
  • Publisher: Mayflower-Dell
  • Price: 5/-
  • Pages: 288
  • 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.
  • Cover: The Best of Sci-Fi (Three) by Richard Powers (variant of The Undying Fire 1953)
  • Notes:
    • " Copyright, 1964, by Dell Publishing Co., Inc."
    • "First publication in Great Britain"
    • "Published as a Mayflower-Dell Paperback, 1964"
    • "The Best of Sci-Fi 3" on spine, "The Best of Sci Fi 3" on front cover.
    • As Brian Stableford states in Clute/Nicholls p.799: "The Best of Sci-Fi 3 (anth 1964 UK) ed Cordelia Titcomb Smith has no connection with the Judith Merril series" (Several anthologies of Judith Merril were brought out in Britain as a "The Best of Sci-Fi" by the same publisher)
    • Same cover art as ''Great Science Fiction Stories'', where Richard Powers is credited.
    • In the Contents "Paul Anderson" is incorrectly identified as the author of The Martian Crown Jewels. "Poul Anderson" is correctly identified as the Author at the start of the story
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Anthology Title: The Best of Sci-Fi (Three) • anthology by Cordelia Titcomb Smith (variant of Great Science Fiction Stories)

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BLongley 2008-02-09 12:42:02 Permanent 2013-12-03
Willem H. 2010-11-23 11:57:53 Permanent 2019-11-15
Hauck 2011-06-21 12:06:15 Permanent 2018-06-29
Dirk P Broer 2011-07-03 10:03:45 Permanent 2019-11-17
Chavey 2013-05-11 15:47:05 Permanent 2019-11-09
AndyjMo 2017-05-19 07:27:30 Permanent 2018-06-27

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Clute/Nicholls Verified Dirk P Broer 2011-07-03 10:03:45
Clute/Grant N/A Dirk P Broer 2011-07-03 10:03:45
Contento1 (anth/coll) Verified Bluesman 2010-05-16 10:35:23
Locus1 N/A Bluesman 2010-05-16 10:35:23
Reginald1 Verified Bluesman 2013-05-28 19:15:02
Reginald3 N/A Dirk P Broer 2011-07-03 10:03:45
Tuck Verified Bluesman 2013-05-28 19:08:44
Miller/Contento N/A Bluesman 2010-05-16 10:35:23
Bleiler1 (Gernsback) N/A Bluesman 2010-05-16 10:35:23
Currey N/A Bluesman 2010-05-16 10:35:23
Bleiler Supernatural Not Verified    
Bleiler78 N/A Bluesman 2010-05-16 10:35:23
OCLC/Worldcat N/A Bluesman 2010-05-16 10:35:23
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