PLANET STORIES. ed PLANET STORIES. Fall 1943. . W. Scott Peacock, Number 4 Volume 2.


New York: Love Romances, 1943. Octavo, single issue, cover by J. Rozen. pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Incudes fiction by Nelson S. Bond, Clifford Simak, Leigh Brackett, and others. Unabashedly the magazine was a proponent of "space-opera." In Leigh Brackett's introduction in the anthology THE BEST OF PLANET STORIES (1974) she states "the so-called space opera is the folk-tale, the hero-tale of our particular niche in history." Tymm and Ashley, Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 476-481. A fine copy. (23848). Item #23848

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