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Publication: Astounding Science Fiction, January 1959

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  • Publication: Astounding Science Fiction, January 1959Publication Record # 57501 (View All Issues) (View Issue Grid)
  • Editor: John W. Campbell, Jr.
  • Date: 1959-01-00
  • Publisher: Street & Smith Publications, Inc.
  • Price:
    $0.35?$: US dollar
  • 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, January 1959 by Frank Kelly Freas [as by Kelly Freas]
  • Webpages:
  • Notes: Dec. 1958←Jan. 1959→Feb. 1959 Vol. LXII, No. 5. "Study in Still Life" is listed as a Short Story. At the head of the editorial, the word "Must" is underlined, but not in the page footer titles. (In both cases, all words are entirely uppercase.) The cover is credited on title page to FREAS, but is clearly signed "KELLY FREAS". Interior art illustration credited (beginning of story) to Summers is signed "LRS" on pp. 8. Interior art illustrations credited (beginning of story) to Martinez are signed "M" on pp. 40 & 47. Interior art illustrations credited (beginning of story) to Freas are signed with his KF-in-circle logo on pp. 122, 130, & 137. The full text and images of this edition are available at The Internet Archive, see web page for link.
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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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