Amazing Stories: May 1943
NY, Ziff-Davis. 1943. SingleIssueMagazine. Vol. 17, No. 5. Pulp magazine. Edited by Raymond A. Palmer. Cover art by H. W. McCauley for "Priestess of the Floating Skull" (pt. 1 of 2) by Edwin Benson. Includes "The Machine" (novelet) by Robert Moore Williams; "Twisted Giant of Mars" (novelet) by Festus Pragnell; "Adam's Eve" by Richard O. Lewis; "The Ordeal of Lancelot Biggs" (novelet) by Nelson S. Bond; "Warrior Queen of Lolarth" (short novel) by Ross Rocklynne; "Juggernaut Jones, Draftee" (novelet) by A. R. McKenzie; "Bridge of Banishment" (novelet) by Leroy Yerxa; "Death in Time" by William McCown; "Scientist of the Air" (true short) by Alexander Blade. Features: "The Observatory"; "What About the Moon?"; "Scientific Mysteries: What Do We Celebrate at Christmas?" by L. Tayler Hansen; "New Use for Vitamin C"; "Nignettes of Famous Scientists"; "Our Range of Attention"; "The People of Ancient Ur"; "The Portoguese 'Man O' War'"; "Oil for the Lamps of Persia"; "The Effects of Pressure"; "Meet the Authors: Edwin Benson"; "Discussions"; "Stories of the Stars"; "Correspondence Corner". Illustrated by Robert Gibson Jones, Robert Fuqua, H. W. McCauley, Malcolm Smith, Julian S. Krupa, and Joe Sewell. Old tape on spine and rear hinges; sticker pull, both covers, upper foredge corner; creasing; standard wear and tear to edges; several pages darkened from heat with tears, about 30 pages, tears to only a few; other page tears, no significant losses.. Fair to Good-.
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Keywords: Science Fiction Pulps