RITHIAN TERROR + OFF CENTER
Ace-Double (1 author)
Jack Gaughan; Jack Gaughan
|ex-ChUSFA: stamp on first inside page, page 85. MORE INFO|
Condition is VG+: tight and square with flat spine; spine has 2 lines; mild uniform age tanning (darker on inside of covers; what you expect for 40 years), very light overall wear. Stamps on first page & page 85 of each side - from the reserves of a defunct SF library (same source as the F&SF magazines I've sold in previous years.)
Ace Double (M-113) 1965 paperback: The Rithian Terror, bound with a collection Off Center - both sides by Damon Knight. This is the first book appearance for each.
The Rithian Terror - Cover and frontispiece by Jack Gaughan; 111 pages. Magazine version was titled "Double Meaning" in Startling Stories, January 1953.
What Rough Beast
These originally appeared in Magazine of F&SF, Fantastic Universe, Rogue, and Galaxy, from 1952 to 1964. Damon Knight is at his best at shorter lengths like these, and most of these are not available in any other Knight collection.