Item #23887 PLANET STORIES. PHILIP K. DICK, ed PLANET STORIES. May 1954. . Jack O'Sullivan, Number 6 Volume 6.


New York: Love Romances, 1954. Octavo, single issue, cover by Freas, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Includes "James P. Crow" by Philip K. Dick. 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. Mild damp stain to left edge at spine, mild soiling to white background, a very good to nearly fine copy. (23887). Item #23887

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