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Publication: Great Science Fiction Stories of 1940

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  • Publication: Great Science Fiction Stories of 1940Publication Record # 269388
  • Editors: Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg
  • Date: 2002-00-00
  • ISBN: 0-7607-3251-5 [978-0-7607-3251-9]
  • Publisher: Dorset Press
  • Price:
    $9.95?$: US dollar
  • Pages: 350
  • Format:
    tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
  • Cover: Great Science Fiction Stories of 1940 by Tom McKeveny
  • Notes: First printing by number line. Three selections were meant to be included, but permission could not be procurred to use them. The introductions for them are still in the book. All three are Heinlein stories and can be found in his Collection "The Past /Through Tomorrow" (1967). They are; "Requiem", "Blowups Happen", and "Coventry". "Introduction" is credited to "The Editors" on the ToC, but in an Essay printed in "Gold", Asimov stated that Martin H. Greenberg penned all of the book introductions for this series of books.
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Anthology Title: Great Science Fiction Stories of 1940 • [The Great SF Stories • 2] • anthology by Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg (variant of The Great Science Fiction Stories Volume 2, 1940 1979)

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