The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction: A 30-Year Retrospective

Hardcover reprint of the October 1979 factor of The journal of delusion and technology Fiction, together with: creation by way of Edward ok. Ferman; F&SF at 30, essay by means of Isaac Asimov; Fondly Fahrenheit, through Alfred Bester (SF corridor of repute story); And Now the inside track . . . by way of Theodore Sturgeon; now not With a Bang, through Damon Knight; flora for Algernon, via Daniel Keyes (winner, 1960 Hugo Award); A Canticle for Leibowitz, through Walter M. Miller, Jr.; One traditional Day, with Peanuts, by way of Shirley Jackson; the ladies males do not See, by way of James Tiptree, Jr.; Born of guy and girl, by means of Richard Matheson (nominated, 2001 unfashionable Hugo); Jeffty Is 5, through Harlan Ellison (winner, 1977 Nebula Award, 1978 Hugo Award, 1978 Locus ballot Award); Ararat, by way of Zenna Henderson; Sundance, by way of Robert Silverberg; Dreaming Is a personal factor, by means of Isaac Asimov; negative Little Warrior!, by means of Brian W. Aldiss; we will bring it to mind for You Wholesale, by means of Philip ok. Dick; Selectra Six-Ten, through Avram Davidson; difficulties of imagination, by means of Thomas M. Disch; the search for Saint Aquin, through Anthony Boucher (SF corridor of reputation story); The Gnurrs Come from the Voodvork Out, through Reginald Bretnor; plus cartoons and poems.

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