TALES OF WONDER. TALES OF WONDER. Autumn 1939 . Walter Gillings, Number 8.


Kingswood, Surrey: The World's Work (1913) Ltd., 1939. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Britain's first adult oriented science fiction magazine, at first publishing solely original material from British authors and reprints from U.S. magazines, and later adding new material from American authors. "Tales of Wonder was a lively, entertaining and enjoyable magazine..." Tymm and Ashley, Science Fiction, Fantasy and Weird Fiction Magazine, pp. 652-654. The magazine had to cease publication due to wartime paper restrictions after sixteen issues. Fiction by Edmond Hamilton, Jack Williamson, Clark Ashton Smith and others. A touch of edge rubbing, light pencil price to front cover, some stress creases to rear cover, a very good to nearly fine copy. (20562). Item #20562

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