Wonder stories from the science world
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Wonder stories from the science world

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Published by Contemporary Publishers in [Winnipeg .
Written in English


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Cover title.

Statementby Dyson Carter ...
SeriesA Contemporary booklet
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p. (p. 33-34 advertisements)
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18943596M

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A page by page reproduction of the very 1st issue of the legendary pulp magazine - featuring two giant book-length novels, short stories, all the original illustrations by Frank R. Paul, vintage advertisements - and a letter column that includes the first letter ever printed from a young Forrest Ackerman, a rhapsodical paean to science fiction.5/5. The Wonders of Science Books Discover mysteries seen and unseen with fiction and nonfiction about the natural world, biology, chemistry, and more. The Sense of Wonder is a short piece, barely more than an essay really, though it exists in book form, and it’s essentially just a celebration of being in the world. As far as I know, it’s not often read but a few familiar lines from it tend to get trotted out. Wonder Stories ("Science" was dropped from the title a year after its debut) was every bit the successor to Amazing: its "bedsheet" format featured both new authors and perennial favorites such as Jules Verne and H.G. Wells; artist Frank R. Paul continued to provide stunning cover illustrations; and there were numerous "real world" features, such as "Science Questions and Answers" and "Science News of the .

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