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    Curme Gray. Murder in Millennium VI. Chicago: Shasta Publishers, [1951]. First edition of this unusual science fiction mystery.
    Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper to his publisher: "For/Erle Korshak/-Another chance to express/my appreciation-/Curwen Gray/[drawing of a symbol]". Octavo. 249, [5, blank] pages. Publisher's full cream cloth, spine lettered in brown. In publisher's dust jacket. Cloth spine a bit toned, some rubbing and soiling to binding, some offsetting to endleaves. Jacket has minor rubbing (book and jacket are possibly married). A very good copy in a fine jacket, with an excellent association.


    More Information: Erle Korshak (b. 1923) was one of the first science fiction "superfans," establishing some of the first science fiction conventions and starting Shasta Publishers (one of the first hardcover specialty science fiction presses) in 1947.


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