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  • Publication: Travelers of SpacePublication Record # 430565
  • Editor: Martin Greenberg
  • Date: 1953-00-00
  • Publisher: Gnome Press
  • Price:
    $3.95?$: US dollar
  • Pages: 400
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: ANTHOLOGY
  • Cover: Travelers of Space by Ric Binkley
  • Notes:
    • Stated first edition.
    • 5000 copies printed per Chalker/Owings.
    • The copies from this printing were issued with two different jackets. This record is for the second state jacket by Ric Binkley. Chalker/Owings speculate that there may have been two bindings split 3000/2000. However, the bindings appear to be identical.
    • The jacket is blue and the back lists Gnome Press titles through 1953.
    • The last name of Samuel Anthony Peeples is misspelled as "Peebles" on the contents page.
    • Peeples wrote a preface to the section "A Dictionary of Science Fiction." His essay (which is called "Preface" in the book itself) is more aptly titled "Preface to Dictionary" on the contents page.
    • According to the contents page "The Interstellar Zoo" is a "special descriptive story" written to accompany Edd Cartier's illustrations (see next note). The text of the story is found on pages 31-32 and 49-52.
    • The title "Life on Other Worlds" refers to 16 pages of full color illustrations by Edd Cartier found on pages 33-48. That title, which is the only title found in the book for this section, was printed solely on the contents page.
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Anthology Title: Travelers of Space • [Adventures in Science Fiction • 2] • (1951) • anthology by Martin Greenberg

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