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Men, Martians, and machines

by Eric Frank Russell

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Published by Crown in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Classics of Modern Science Fiction, Vol. 1

Statement[by] Eric Frank Russell; introduction by George Zebrowski; foreword by Isaac Asimov.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6035.U66 M4 1984
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Paginationx, 216 p.
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3180610M
ISBN 100517551853
ISBN 109780517551851
LC Control Number83023235
OCLC/WorldCa10147284, 558148136

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I'll go. Eric Frank Russell was a British author best known for his science fiction novels and short stories. Much of his work was first published in the United States, in John W.

Campbell's Astounding Science Fiction and other pulp magazines. Russell also wrote horror fiction for Weird Tales, and non-fiction articles on Fortean topics/5. London: Dennis Dobson, Octavo, cloth. First edition. A collection of stories, several with the character Jay Score.

A fine copy in a just about fine dust jacket, touch of rubbing to corners and base of spine panel, slight shelfwear to head of spine panel, three ink strikes to the ampersand in the front title lettering.

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