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Publication: Strange Ports of Call

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  • Publication: Strange Ports of CallPublication Record # 33526
  • Editor: August Derleth
  • Date: 1948-04-00
  • Publisher: Pellegrini & Cudahy
  • Price: $4.00
  • Pages: [8]+393
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: ANTHOLOGY
  • Notes:
    • "Copyright 1948 by August Derleth" on copyright page. No statement of edition or printing.
    • Published April 1948 per Cole Checklist of SF Anthologies.
    • The dust jacket was printed with $4.00 price on top corner of front flap of dust jacket. However, this book is commonly found with that price clipped from dust jacket and replaced by stamped price of $3.75 (the first primary verified copy is in this state). Tuck lists the price as $3.75, as does the bibliography 100 Books by August Derleth. Contemporary reviews mention the book with both prices.
    • No credit for jacket art, and no visible signature.
    • There are 8 un-numbered pages before page 1, containing Derleth's 5-page Introduction plus the Contents page.
  • External IDs:
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Anthology Title: Strange Ports of Call • anthology by August Derleth

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Primary Verifications

Verifier Date Type Last User Activity Date
Rtrace 2009-03-08 17:30:20 Permanent 2020-01-15
Markwood 2014-01-26 13:20:19 Permanent 2020-01-14
Dfrank 2015-10-21 13:34:18 Permanent 2017-09-15

Secondary Verifications

Source Status Verifier Date
Clute/Nicholls Not Verified    
Clute/Grant Not Verified    
Contento1 (anth/coll) Verified Bluesman 2009-12-21 16:58:38
Locus1 N/A Bluesman 2009-12-21 16:58:38
Reginald1 Not Verified    
Reginald3 Not Verified    
Tuck Verified Dragoondelight 2010-01-01 14:39:50
Miller/Contento N/A Bluesman 2009-12-21 16:58:38
Bleiler1 (Gernsback) Verified Rtrace 2019-05-05 10:44:53
Currey Verified Bluesman 2009-12-21 16:58:38
Bleiler Supernatural Not Verified    
Bleiler78 Not Verified    
OCLC/Worldcat Verified Bluesman 2009-12-21 16:58:38
Bleiler Early Years Not Verified    
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