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    John W. Campbell, Jr. Who Goes There? Seven Tales of Science-fiction. Chicago: 1948. First edition.

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    John W. Campbell, Jr. Who Goes There? Seven Tales of Science-Fiction. Chicago: Shasta Publishers, 1948. First edition. Octavo. [viii], 230, [231: about the author], [232: bindery note] pages. Publisher's blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, in original dust jacket featuring wraparound illustration by Hannes Bok. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with touch of rubbing at edges.

    Classic collection of stories first published under Campbell's pseudonym, Don A. Stuart, in Astounding Science Fiction between 1934 and 1938. "These short stories are much better than the author's novel-length space operas, and constitute a fascinating body of work." - Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 2-13. The title story has been filmed twice, the first in 1951 as "The Thing From Another World", one of the classic SF films of the 1950s, with James Arness in the title role, and the second in 1982 by John Carpenter as "The Thing."



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