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Publication: Astounding Science Fiction, August 1959

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  • Publication: Astounding Science Fiction, August 1959 Publication Record # 57423 (View All Issues) (View Issue Grid)
  • Editor: John W. Campbell, Jr.
  • Date: 1959-08-00
  • Publisher: Street & Smith Publications, Inc.
  • Price: $0.35
  • Pages: 164
  • Format:
    digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
  • Type: MAGAZINE
  • Cover: Astounding Science Fiction, August 1959 by H. R. Van Dongen [as by Van Dongen]
  • Notes: Jul. 1959←Aug. 1959→Sep. 1959 Vol. LXIII, No 6. (The magazine says "Vol. LXIV, No. 6", but this is incorrect, based on the preceding & following issues.) "Dead Giveaway" is listed as a short story. "Anybody Got an Explanation . . . ?" & "How to Do It . . . The Land Color Process" are not in table of contents. Interior illustration credits are given at the beginning of each story. Illustrations credited to Martinez are signed with a stylized "M". Artwork on p. 78, credited to Summers, is signed "LRS". Artwork credited to Freas is signed with his KF-circle logo. The review of The Science Fiction Novel: Imagination and Social Criticism is embedded in an introductory section titled "Judgment of Its Peers".
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Editor Title: Astounding Science Fiction - 1959 • [Astounding / Analog (1937-1971)] • (1959) • edited by John W. Campbell, Jr.

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