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THE WALL AROUND THE WORLD
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Extra stamp on top page block. Age tanning is moderate and uniform - consistent with book's vintage.
The Wall Around the World (1962) by Theodore Cogswell - his first collection of stories. Cogswell had several dozen stories in the traditional SF magazines in the Fifties and early Sixties - most of which are collected in 2 collections (in 1962 and 1968.)
(2 introductions - by Anthony Boucher, Fred Pohl)
These originally appeared from 1952 to 1960 in Thrilling Wonder Stories, Astounding, Beyond, Fantastic Universe, Magazine of F&SF, Galaxy and Imagination. "The Specter General" was his first story, and a cover-story for Astounding.