Item #26175 PLANET STORIES. RAY BRADBURY, Ed PLANET STORIES. Summer 1950. . Jerome Bixby, No. 7 Volume 4.


New York: Love Romances, 1950. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Includes "Death-by-Rain" by Ray Bradbury. 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. Tape to spine and left front edge, a very good copy. (26175). Item #26175

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