Franklin

Science fiction of the fifties / edited by Martin Harry Greenberg, Joseph Olander.

Edition:
Book club edition
Publication:
New York : Avon, 1980, ©1979.
Format/Description:
Book
xxii, 393 pages ; 22 cm
Subjects:
Science fiction, American.
Short stories.
Form/Genre:
Science fiction.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Summary:
Each story preceded by 2-4 paragraphs of commentary.
Contents:
Spectator sport / John D. MacDonald
Feedback / Katherine MacLean
Bettyann / Kris Neville
Dark interlude / Fredric Brown and Mack Reynolds
What have I done? / Mark Clifton
DP! / Jack Vance
The liberation of earth / William Tenn
A bad day for sales / Fritz Leiber
Saucer of loneliness / Theodore Sturgeon
Heirs apparent / Robert Abernathy
5,271,009 / Alfred Bester
Short in the chest / Margaret St. Clair
The academy / Robert Sheckley
Nobody bothers Gus / Algis Budrys
Happy birthday, dear Jesus / Frederik Pohl
A work of art / James Blish
The country of the kind / Damon Knight
The education of Tigress McCardle / C.M. Kornbluth
The cage / A. Bertram Chandler
The last of the deliverers / Poul Anderson
Adrift on the policy level / Chan Davis
Afterword. Love O careless love / Barry N. Malzberg.
Notes:
Cover art: Gary Viskupic.
First printing has gutter code "K03" on page 392, indicates a printing in January 1980.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-393).
Local notes:
Adams Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2015 by Dr. Mark B. Adams.
Adams Collection copy has dustjacket. Has gutter code.
Penn Provenance:
Adams, Mark B. (donor) (Adams Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1980
Cited in:
Internet Speculative Fiction Database, 221581
Contributor:
Greenberg, Martin Harry, editor.
Olander, Joseph D., editor.
Viskupic, Gary, illustrator.
Mark B. Adams Science Fiction Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
6853982
Publisher Number:
3671 Science Fiction Book Club
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