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James Blish

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Amazing Science Fiction Stories
1 Amazing Science Fiction Stories
Ziff-Davis Pub. Co. Vol. 34 No. 6. June, 1960. Digest Science Fiction Mag. About Very Good. Cover Art: Summers, Leo./Art:Finlay, Virgil/Varga. 
$.35 is the original price. 144 pages. Medium beige paper. Tight binding. Contains: A Blish Serial and a Bloch Story, amongst others.
Front Cover: A couple of creases at the corners and the usual one's at the Spine from book opening. A bit of water's at the top couple of inches which lightly smeared a bit of the print as you can see from the Scan.
Spine: A slight amount of tanning, but not much.
Back Cover: Someone wrote an address on the bottom of the Cover and a few marks are beside the Spine side. A " tear's at the top of the Spine. Hard to imagine that the magazine's over fifty years old as of this writing. The magazine had a long, long run, from1926 to1995. 005110 
Price: 14.50 USD
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Amazing Science Fiction Stories
2 Amazing Science Fiction Stories
U.S. Ziff-Davis Pub. Co. Vol. 34 No. 7. July, 1960. Digest Science Fiction Mag. Very Good. Cover Art: Gray, Harrel. Art: Grayam, Finlay, Virgil. 
$.35 is the original price. 145 pages. Medium beige paper. Tight binding.
Front Cover: Both corners have small creases and there are the usual small handling marks from holding the magazine.
Spine: The top and bottom edges of the Spine have a couple of small creases.
Back Cover: Some handling marks are at the right side and a 2" area has a slight ink smear from some water that touched at that spot.
Story: The conclusion of the Blish Serial, A Novelette and four short Stories plus the usual letters, an ArtIcle by Arthur C. Clarke, the Editorial, Advertising, etc. 005111 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Star Trek 12, <b>Adapted by:</b> Blish, James/Lawrence, J.A.
3 Adapted by: Blish, James/Lawrence, J.A. Star Trek 12
U.S. Bantam Books, Inc. #553-11382-8. An Original First Edition Paperback. Mass Market Paperback. Fine. 
November, 1977. $1.75 is the original price. 178 pages which contain two Appendicies, an Advertising board insert and a one - page Biography of both Authors. Light beige paper. Tight binding. Yellow on the edges.
Front Cover Some light wear's at the bottom edge.
Spine: The usual thin crease where the book was opened.
Back Cover: Light wear's at the edges and an upward lift's at the bottom 1" where other paperbacks pressed on top of this one.
Story: Five short Stories. 005081 
Price: 7.50 USD
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Frozen Year, The, Blish, James
4 Blish, James Frozen Year, The
U.S. Ballantine Books, Inc. 1957 #197. A True First Book Edition  Mass Market Paperback. Fine Minus. 
$.35 is the original price. 155 pages plus some Advertising. Medium beige paper. Tight binding. Orange colour's on the edges along with a Date stamp at the top edge.
Front Cover: A couple of very light fingernail indents plus the usual line from book opening.
Spine: A very faint line from book opening.
Back Cover: Two light fingernail indents and a 6" light crease at the Spine side from book opening.
Story: Searching beneath Arctic ice for fragments of a "missing" Planet. 004766 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Galactic Cluster, Blish, James
5 Blish, James Galactic Cluster
Canada/U.S. Signet (NAL) Book. #D2790. First Signet (NAL ) Edition. Mass Market Pocketbook. Fine Minus. Water Tchd Spine. 
October, 1965. $.50 is the original price. 176 pages. Light beige paper. Tight binding. Red colour on the edges.
Front Cover: A " upturned corner's at the top right and there's a 1" indent from opening the Cover at the middle of the right edge. A light " black smudge's at the top right. So So.
Spine: Small rippling from being lightly touched by water and wiped off.
Back Cover: A light fingernail indent's at the top left side. Nothing much.
In General: The Title page has a 2" tear at the top right side. If you're going to tape it use the white "Magic Mending" tape only.
Story: Seven short Stories. 004773 
Price: 14.00 USD
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VOR, Blish, James
6 Blish, James VOR
U.S. Avon Book Co. #S313. Second Avon Books Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Mint. Cover Art: Crowley, Don. 
       October, 1967. $.60 is the original price. 158 pages plus Advertising. Tight binding. Light beige paper. Red colour on the edges.
In General:The book appears to be as issued and never read. The inside of both Covers is just beginning to turn a very light beige from age.
Story: Alien invasion. 004382 
Price: 19.50 USD
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