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  • Publication: If, September-October 1971 Publication Record # 58836 (View All Issues) (View Issue Grid)
  • Editor: Ejler Jakobsson
  • Date: 1971-09-00
  • Publisher: UPD Publishing Corporation
  • Price: $0.75
  • Pages: 180
  • 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: If, September-October 1971 by Bruce Roggeri
  • Notes:
    • Vol. 21, No. 1, Issue 156
    • Titled Worlds of If Science Fiction on the cover and the contents page. Titled If Science Fiction on the spine.
    • Cover and spine dated October 1971. Contents page dated September-October 1971.
    • Cover illustrates "The Stainless Steel Rat Saves the World."
    • Inside pages run 1-176, not including the covers.
    • UK Price 25p, this issue was distributed in both US and UK.
    • The story "To Kill a Venusian" is plagiarized. It was written originally by Anthony Boucher, and published as "Nine-Finger Jack," in F&SF, August 1952.
    • Except for the piece by Charles R. Knight (courtesy of the American Museum of Natural History), no interior illustrations are explicitly credited. Jack Gaughan's art identified by signature.
    • Some copies of this issue may have missing or repeated pages. "Star Light" is listed as "StarLight".
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Editor Title: If - 1971 • [If / Worlds of If] • (1971) • edited by Ejler Jakobsson

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