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Publication: The First Men in the Moon

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  • Publication: The First Men in the MoonPublication Record # 272248
  • Author: H. G. Wells
  • Date: 1947-00-00
  • Catalog ID: 201
  • Publisher: Dell
  • Pub. Series: Dell Mapback
  • Price: $0.25
  • Pages: 239
  • 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.
  • Type: NOVEL
  • Cover: The First Men in the Moon by Earl Sherwan
  • Notes: Copyright MCMI, MCMXXVIII No other statements of publication or printing Year obtained by comparison of other Dell editions/#s The artist is not credited, no visible signature. Vintage Paperback Archives attributes the cover to Gregg. However, Possible Futures: Science Fiction Art from the Frank Collection attributes it to Earl Sherwan with lettering by his wife, Marquerite. As the Franks bought the original artwork, this would be more reliable attribution. There is no price on the book, publisher's ad on the last page offers other Dells up to #200 each for 25 Tuck agrees on price and publication year. A "Mapback" edition, see here for the back cover.
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Bluesman 2008-12-19 22:56:09 Permanent 2018-12-28
Willem H. 2010-09-16 13:42:44 Permanent 2021-12-02
Rtrace 2012-10-01 14:45:29 Permanent 2021-12-02
Don Erikson 2015-01-02 14:10:07 Permanent 2020-03-29
Taweiss 2018-05-06 14:55:47 Permanent 2021-12-01

Secondary Verifications

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Clute/Nicholls N/A Bluesman 2017-05-29 22:33:43
Clute/Grant N/A Bluesman 2017-05-29 22:33:43
Contento1 (anth/coll) N/A Bluesman 2009-12-05 15:19:37
Locus1 N/A Bluesman 2009-12-05 15:19:37
Reginald1 N/A Rtrace 2012-10-01 14:45:29
Reginald3 N/A Rtrace 2012-10-01 14:45:29
Tuck Verified Willem H. 2010-09-16 13:42:44
Miller/Contento N/A Bluesman 2009-12-05 15:19:37
Bleiler1 (Gernsback) N/A Bluesman 2009-12-05 15:19:37
Currey N/A Bluesman 2009-12-05 15:19:37
Bleiler Supernatural Not Verified    
Bleiler78 N/A Rtrace 2012-10-01 14:45:29
OCLC/Worldcat Verified Bluesman 2009-12-05 15:19:37
Bleiler Early Years Not Verified    
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