STAR SCIENCE FICTION STORIES NO. 2. Frederik Pohl.

STAR SCIENCE FICTION STORIES NO. 2.

New York: Ballantine Books, [1953]. Octavo, boards. First edition. The pioneer SF original anthology series. Collects fourteen stories by Alfred Bester, Hal Clement, Lester del Rey, C. M. Kornbluth, and others. Includes Jerome Bixby's "It's a Good Life," a story Bleiler (1983) terms "a modern classic." Also, "The Purple Fields," Robert Crane's first published story, a tale of a post-World War III future in which the United States is an authoritarian dystopia controlled by the "Program." Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 3-222. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1319. Not in Sargent. A nearly fine copy in a very good dust jacket with a small 11 mm closed tear to upper left front corner, small rub to lower right corner tip, slight color fade to spine panel and some soiling to rear panel. (20389). Item #20389

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