6th Annual of the Year's Best S-F. First Edition in dustjacket.


MERRIL, Judith, ed. The 6th Annual of the Year's Best S-F. Edited by JudithMerril. New York: Simon and Schuster, (1961). First Printing. Pp. (8),[9]- 384. 8vo, purple cloth with blue lettering to spine, top edge dyed a dark blue. Includes the following stories and illustrations: Holley Cantine's "Double, Double, Toil and Trouble", Bernard Wolfe's "The Never Ending Penny", Ward Moore's "The Fellow Who Married the Girl", R.C. Phelan's "Something Invented Me", Felicia Lamport's "A Sigh for Cybernetics", Michael Ffolkes's "Obvious!", Arthur C. Clarke's "I Remember Babylon", Leonard Lockhart's "TheLagging Profession", Shel Silverstein's "The Distortion" [4 pages of illus trations], John Brunner's "Report on the Nature of the Lunar Surface", Roger Price's "J.G.", Henry Slesar's "Chief", Lester del Rey's "Psalm", Howard Fast's "The Large Ant", Christopher Anvil's "A Rose by Other Name", Elizabeth Emmett's "Enchantment", Isaac Asimov's "Thiotimoline and the Space Age",Marshall King's "Beach Scene", William Sambrot's "Creature of the Snows", Frederic Brown's "Abominable", R. Bretnor's "The Man on Top", Rosel George Brown's "David's Daddy", Walt Kelly's "The Thinkers" [twelve-panel Pogo strip], Zenna Henderson's "Something Bright", Joseph Whitehill's "In the House, Another", Ray Bradbury's "A Serious Search for Weird Worlds", Hilbert Schenck Jr.'s "Ed Lear Wasn't So Crazy", Thelwell's "Instructor" [illustrations], Dean McLaughlin's "The Brotherhood of Keepers", Kingsley Ami's "Hemingway in Space", Richard McKenna's "Mine Own Ways", Brian W. Aldiss's "Old Hundredth", "Blues and Ballad" (with contributions from Gordon Dickson and Theodore R. Cogswell), and G. Harry T. Stine's "How to Think a Science FictionStory". With summation and honourable mentions. Very good in lightly rubbe d, unclipped dustjacket. 35.00

Title: 6th Annual of the Year's Best S-F. First Edition in dustjacket.

Author Name: MERRIL, Judith, ed. ASIMOV, Isaac. BRADBURY, Ray. AMIS, Kingsley.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Simon and Schuster, New York, 1961,:

Seller ID: 108571

Keywords: LITERATURE ANTHOLOGY UNITED STATES AMERICAN ENGLISH BRITISH SPECULATIVE SCIENCE FICTION FANTASY SPACE SHORT STORIES,