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The Great GNOME PRESS Science Fiction Odyssey

# YEAR TITLE AUTHOR PAID COND BINDING CLOSE UP REVIEW NOTES

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1948 1948 1949 1949 1949 1949 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1951 1951 1951

The Carnelian Cube The Porcelain Magician Pattern for Conquest Sixth Column The Thirty-First of February Limited Edition The Thirty-First of February Men Against the Stars The Castle of Iron Minions of the Moon Conan the Conqueror I, Robot Cosmic Engineers Seetee Ship Tomorrow and Tomorrow & The Fairy Chessmen Renaissance Typewriter in the Sky & Fear Travelers of Space Journey to Infinity Foundation The Mixed Men City Robots Have No Tails Judgment Night The Sword of Conan Five Science Fiction Novels Sands of Mars The Starmen Foundation and Empire Children of the Atom Space Lawyer Mutant Shambleau and Others The Complete Book of Outer Space

L. Sprague de Camp and Fletcher Pratt Frank Owen George O. Smith Robert A. Heinlein Nelson Bond Nelson Bond edited by Martin Greenberg L. Sprague de Camp and Fletcher Pratt William Gray Beyer Robert E. Howard Isaac Asimov Clifford D. Simak Will Stewart Lewis Padgett

$23.00 $21.00 $38.00 $180.00 $52.00 $40.00 $30.00 $15.00 $18.00 $80.00

P VG NF VG VG F G G G G

Pale grey boards / red lettering on spine.

Orange boards / darker lettering on spine and cover. Black boards / red spine lettering. Atom & chain device on cover. Currey priority 'A'. Crimson cloth, spine blackened / gold spine and cover lettering. Currey priority 'B'. Burgundy cloth / darker burgundy spine and cover lettering. Slate grey boards and purple cloth shelf back / silver lettering on spine. Orange brown boards / brown lettering, griffon and castle embossed on cover. Green-blue cloth / red lettering on spine, red title logo with crescent moon on the cover. Brick red boards with dark blue lettering on spine and cover.

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Sunning on the spine of the jacket.

Top of the text block blackened (part of the design). No. 78 (non-slipcased) of 112 Limited Edition issues.

Two copies, three jackets. A Mint first state, a G first state, and a VG second state. Severe sunning on the spine of the jacket. Severe sunning on the spine of the jacket.

$98.00 $36.00 $80.00 $40.00 $52.00 $50.00 $60.00

NF VG G VG GVG VG+

Currey priority 'A'. Blue cloth / yellow lettering on spine, with yellow lettering and rocket design on cover. Black boards / red spine lettering. CT and ship device on cover. Tan boards / black lettering on spine. Blue boards / red lettering on spine. Tan/orange cloth / black lettering on spine, tape & eye device embossed on cover. Dark grey boards and red cloth shelf back / silver lettering on spine. Tan-green boards and green cloth shelf back / silver lettering on spine.

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Blue ink touch-up to edges of the dust jacket.

1951

Raymond F. Jones

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Gift inscription on front paste-down - "Stewart from (?), 19 April, 1955" Inscription by GP co-founder and cover artist David Kyle - "With best wishes to Ron, David Kyle, publisher & jacket & book design" Splitting where front paste-down and ffep join along the spine. With both dust jackets - an F Cartier red and a G Binkley blue

1951 1951 1951 1951 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1953 1953 1953 1953 1953

L. Ron Hubbard edited by Martin Greenberg edited by Martin Greenberg Isaac Asimov A.E. Van Vogt Clifford D. Simak Lewis Padgett C.L. Moore Robert E. Howard edited by Martin Greenberg Arthur C. Clarke Leigh Brackett Isaac Asimov Wilmar H. Shiras Nat Schachner Lewis Padgett C.L. Moore edited by Jeffrey Logan

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Signed with inscription by Gnome Press co-founder Martin Greenberg Two dust jackets. An M first state and an NF second with sunning on the spine of the jacket.

$41.00

G

Navy boards / red lettering on spine.

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Contains bookplate fastened to front paste-down: Austin P. Haller MD. Have a Library-Bound reading copy. Not considered collectable.

$73.00 $38.00

G VG

Orange boards / black lettering on spine. Blue boards / darker blue lettering on spine.

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Also have the Red Jacket Press facsimilie printing, a gift.

$30.00 $74.00 $60.00

VG G VG+

Brown boards and black cloth shelf back / silver lettering on spine. Red boards / black lettering on spine. Pale grey boards / black lettering on spine.

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Second (Third?) state dust jacket. Also have the Book Club Edition, a gift.
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$50.00 $15.00 $75.00 $31.00 $36.00

G G VG VG G

Red cloth / darker lettering on spine. Yellow boards / green lettering on spine. Turquoise blue boards / dark blue lettering on spine. Dark green boards / deep red lettering on spine. Yellow boards / red lettering on spine.

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Two dust jackets. Identical condition. Also have the Red Jacket Press facsimilie printing, a gift.

2" tear up front edge of dust jacket Also have a jacketless reading copy

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1953 1953 1953 1953 1953 1953 1954 1954 1954 1954 1954 1954 1954 1954 1955 1955 1955 1955 1955 1955 1955 1955 1956 1956 1956 1956 1956 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957

The Coming of Conan King Conan The Robot and the Man Iceworld Against the Fall of Night Second Foundation Conan the Barbarian Undersea Quest Mel Oliver and Space Rover on Mars Northwest of Earth The Forgotten Planet The Forgotten Planet Lost Continents Prelude to Space Star Bridge Address: Centauri Sargasso of Space Tales of Conan This Fortress World All About the Future Reprieve from Paradise Science Fiction Terror Tales Highways in Hiding Undersea Fleet Plague Ship SF: The Year's Greatest Science Fiction and Fantasy Interplanetary Hunter The Shrouded Planet The Return of Conan SF '57: The Year's Greatest Science Fiction and Fantasy Colonial Survey Two Sought Adventure Coming Attractions They'd Rather Be Right

Robert E. Howard Robert E. Howard edited by Martin Greenberg Hal Clement Arthur C. Clarke Isaac Asimov Robert E. Howard Frederik Pohl and Jack Williamson William Morrison C.L. Moore Murray Leinster Murray Leinster L. Sprague de Camp Arthur C. Clarke Jack Williamson and James E. Gunn F.L. Wallace Andrew North Robert E. Howard James E. Gunn edited by Martin Greenberg H. Chandler Elliott edited by Groff Conklin George O. Smith Frederik Pohl and Jack Williamson Andrew North edited by Judith Merril Arthur K. Barnes Robert Randall L. Sprague de Camp and Bjorn Nyberg edited by Judith Merril Murray Leinster Fritz Leiber edited by Martin Greenberg Mark Clifton and Frank Riley

$45.00

VG

Tan boards, brown cloth shelf back / silver lettering on spine.

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$22.00 Ex-Library Jade boards / black lettering on spine. $235.00 VG
Blue boards / red lettering on spine.

$15.00 $100.00 $45.00 $300.00 $60.00

VG VG VG PC F G

Yellow boards / red lettering on spine, with red Mel & Rover design on front.
Green boards / red lettering on spine. Currey Priority 'D'. Grey cloth / red lettering on spine. Currey priority ‘B’ binding. Greenish-yellow boards with greenish marbling, and green lettering on the spine.

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Slight but obvious sunning on the jacket spine. Also have a jacketless reading copy.
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Map design dust jacket. Embossed name-stamping - Gregg and Tina Riehl Gnome Press 'Gnome Juvenile' giant beetle dust jacket.

$15.00

G

Tan boards / black lettering on spine.

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Significant block darkening.

$45.00 $32.00 $38.00 $267.00 $41.00

VG+ VG PC VG VG VG

Currey priority 'A'. Blue-grey boards, light blue cloth shelf back. Spine lettered in black. Grey boards, orange cloth shelf back / silver lettering on spine. Green cloth / dark crimson lettering on spine. Red cloth / black lettering on spine. Currey priority 'A'. Tan cloth / green lettering on spine.

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Embossed name-stamping - Gregg and Tina Riehl

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Book plate on front paste down - William Robards Wetmore

$93.00 $20.00 $23.00

F NF G

Currey priority 'A'. Red cloth / black lettering on spine. Light gray boards / red lettering on spine. Navy blue boards / sky blue lettering on spine.

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Book plate on front paste down - Mark Wm. Waterbury

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Robert Randall is a pseudonym of Robert Silverberg and Randall Garrett. Embossed name-stamping - Gregg and Tina Riehl and owner's stamp - "The Kleins, 23 Branch Avenue, N.Y."

$16.00 $30.00 $40.00 $80.00 $55.00

G G+ G NF VG+

Red cloth / black lettering on spine. Pale grey boards / red lettering on spine. Currey priority 'A'. Black boards / red lettering on spine. Pale grey boards / red lettering on spine. Black boards / green lettering on spine.

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Signed by Gnome Press co-founder Martin Greenberg

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1957 1957 1958 1958 1958 1958 1958 1958 1958 1959 1959 1959 1959 1959 1959 1960 1960 1960 1961 1961 1961

The Seedling Stars Earthman's Burden Path of Unreason Starman's Quest Undersea City Tros of Samothrace SF '58: The Year's Greatest Science Fiction and Fantasy Methuselah's Children The Survivors The Bird of Time The Dawning Light Purple Pirate SF '59: The Year's Greatest Science Fiction and Fantasy The Unpleasant Profession of Jonathan Hoag The Menace from Earth The Vortex Blaster Agent of Vega Drunkard's Walk Invaders from the Infinite Gray Lensman The Philosophical Corps

James Blish Poul Anderson and Gordon R. Dickson George O. Smith Robert Silverberg Frederik Pohl and Jack Williamson Talbot Mundy edited by Judith Merril Robert A. Heinlein Tom Godwin Wallace West Robert Randall Talbot Mundy edited by Judith Merril Robert A. Heinlein Robert A. Heinlein Edward E. Smith, Ph.D. James H. Schmitz Frederik Pohl John W. Campbell, Jr. Edward E. Smith, Ph.D. Everett B. Cole

$14.00 $25.00 gift $23.00 $15.00

VG G P F NF

Currey priority 'D'. Grey cloth / red lettering on spine. Duck-egg blue boards / red lettering on spine. Pale grey boards / red lettering on spine. Currey priority 'A'. Dark blue boards / yellow lettering on spine. Currey priority 'B' . Gray cloth / red lettering on spine.
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Also have a Mint copy of the dust jacket.

$8.00

VG+

Currey priority 'B'. Red cloth / black lettering on spine.

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$50.00 $10.00 $29.00

G NF G

Sky blue boards / dark blue lettering on spine. Red boards / black lettering on spine. Navy boards / red lettering on spine.

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Contains bookplate fastened to inside cover: Dorothy Jane and Martin A. Eaton. Significant block darkening.

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Robert Randall is a pseudonym of Robert Silverberg and Randall Garrett. Significant block darkening.

$35.00 $210.00 $175.00 $38.00 $38.00 $42.00 $20.00

NF VG PC VG G G NF G

Currey priority 'C'. Red cloth / black lettering on spine. Tan-olive boards / 3-colour lettering on spine & cover. Black cloth / white lettering on spine with yellow 'Menace' which also repeats on the cover. Turquoise blue boards / yellow lettering on spine. Currey priority 'A'. Sky blue boards / gold lettering on spine. Tan boards / black lettering on spine. Dark blue boards / yellow lettering on spine.
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Signed with inscription: "To Lou Frederik Pohl"

$15.00
TOTAL USD: $3,800.00

NF

Sky blue boards / dark blue lettering on spine.

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Fully colored row means that the Close Up has been done and the book both read and reviewed

$1,427.00

$64.86