Rare find in wonderful condition. Click for larger image ...
All early US editions, no British markings, prices or over stamping. These hard to come by Galaxy magazines are in stonking condition, the sheen still visible on the wonderfully illustrated covers.
These 3 US editions contains a total of 5 novelettes, 14 Short Stories, 3 Novellas, Galaxy's 5 Star Shelf book review section and three Science Department sections by Willey Ley.
The cover of October 1952 celebrating Galaxy's Birthday is also exceptional - painted by E. A. Emshwiller (known as EMSH), this wrap-around celebration painting includes caricature portraits of most of the great science fiction writers and players of the time, including: Fritz Leiber, Evelyn Paige, Robert Heinlein, Katherine MacLean, Chesley Bonestell, Theodore Sturgeon, Damon Knight, H.L. Gold, Robert Guinn, Joan De Mario, Charles J. Robot, Cyril Kornbluth, EMSH, Willy Ley, F. L. Wallace, Isaac Asimov, Jerry Edelberg, Groff Conklin, John Anderson, Ray Bradbury, Bug Eye, W.I Van Der Poel and Paul Anderson.
These Galaxy magazines are also illustrated throughout by some of the period's most talented Science fiction artists.
Pages: 160 pp per issue Total 480pp.Authors:
Isaac Asimov, Robert Sheckley, Groff Conklin, Theodore Sturgeon, Evelyn E. Smith, Roger Dee, Gordon R. Dickson, Willy Ley, et alArtist:
Cover Art by EMSH and Jack CogginsPublisher:
Galaxy Publishing Corporation, 1952Number of pages:
Soft Cover; Black & White illustrationsSize:
5" x 7" (138mm x 184mm)