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The best of science fiction

Groff Conklin

The best of science fiction

by Groff Conklin

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories.,
  • Science fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited with an introduction by Groff Conklin ; preface by John W. Campbell, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.C76094 Be
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 785 p. ;
    Number of Pages785
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6495488M
    LC Control Number46000551
    OCLC/WorldCa296850

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