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Publication: The Pocket Book of Science-Fiction

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  • Publication: The Pocket Book of Science-Fiction Publication Record # 302400
  • Editor: Donald A. Wollheim
  • Date: 1943-03-00
  • Catalog ID: 214
  • Publisher: Pocket Books
  • Price: $0.25
  • Pages: x+310
  • 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 printing ... March, 1943" and "Published by Pocket Books, Inc., May, 1943" on copyright page.
    • Artist not credited; no visible signature.
    • Back cover states "See end of this book for list of Pocket Book titles" but there is no such list. The advertising pages may have been omitted because, "In order to cooperate with the government's war effort, this book has been made in strict conformity with WPB regulations restricting the use of certain materials" (from half-title page.)
    • There is no price on the book; price from Contento1
  • External IDs:
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Anthology Title: The Pocket Book of Science-Fiction • (1943) • anthology by Donald A. Wollheim

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Markwood 2013-09-22 00:53:56 Permanent 2018-10-18
Don Erikson 2015-03-05 00:46:29 Permanent 2018-05-14
Taweiss 2017-02-27 20:52:43 Permanent 2018-10-14

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Bleiler1 (Gernsback) N/A Bluesman 2009-12-15 11:22:43
Currey Verified Bluesman 2009-12-15 11:22:43
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OCLC/Worldcat Verified Bluesman 2009-12-15 11:22:43
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