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Publication: Startling Stories, November 1939

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  • Publication: Startling Stories, November 1939Publication Record # 60713 (View All Issues) (View Issue Grid)
  • Editor: Mort Weisinger
  • Date: 1939-11-00
  • Publisher: Better Publications, Inc.
  • Price: $0.15
  • Pages: 132
  • Format:
    pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
  • Type: MAGAZINE
  • Cover: Startling Stories, November 1939 by Howard V. Brown
  • Notes:
    • Vol 2, No 3.
    • Page numbers run 3-130.
    • The Editor is not credited.
    • Cover art is not credited; the artwork shows no signature. Credit from Jack Williamson's Seventy-Five: The Diamond Anniversary of a Science Fiction Pioneer.
    • Interior art is not credited.
    • "Meet the Author: A New World" includes a photo of Williamson.
    • Story art for "The Fortress of Utopia" on pages 25, 35, and 41 is signed "HWesso"; that on page 47 is signed "HW"; that on pages 14-15, 17, 19, 21, 27, 31, and 53 shows no signature.
    • "The Conquest of the Impossible" includes a photo of Farley.
    • Story art for "Three Wise Men" on page 92 shows no signature.
    • Story art for "A Martian Odyssey" on page 106 is signed "Paul." A photo of the author is included on page 109.
    • "Thrills in Science" consists of several biographical essays: "The World Moves On" (Galileo de Galilei), "Laboratory Life" (Alessandro Volta), and "Racing Against Light!" (Albert Abraham Michelson).
    • "The Ether Vibrates" is a letters column.
    • "Science Question Box" is also a letters column, but deals only with science questions.
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Editor Title: Startling Stories - 1939 • [Startling Stories] • (1939) • edited by Mort Weisinger

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