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Publication: S-F: The Year's Greatest Science-Fiction and Fantasy

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  • Publication: S-F: The Year's Greatest Science-Fiction and FantasyPublication Record # 29754
  • Editor: Judith Merril
  • Date: 1956-07-00
  • Publisher: Gnome Press
  • Price:
    $3.95?$: US dollar
  • Pages: 342+[12]
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Cover: S-F: The Year's Greatest Science-Fiction and Fantasy by Ed Emshwiller
  • Notes:
    • On copyright page: "First Edition", "Copyright 1956 by Judith Merril" and LCCN.
    • Published July 1956 per Cole Checklist.
    • $3.95 price and "Jacket design by Emsh" on front jacket flap.
    • The "Summation" and "Honorable Mention" essays are listed separately within the book, but are listed in the ToC together as "S-F: 1955".
    • The dust jacket makes it clear that this was intended as a continuing series: "This collection is the first of an annual series of the best short-science-fantasy-fiction published each year in the English language."
  • External IDs:
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Anthology Title: S-F: The Year's Greatest Science-Fiction and Fantasy • [The Year's Best S-F • 1] • (1956) • anthology by Judith Merril

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