Lundwall, Sam J. Science Fiction: What It"s All About
New York Ace Books 1971 Mass Market Paperback Good+
Illustrated by Ellis, Dean (cover)
A revised, enlarged, and specially translated edition of a work first published in Sweden under the title: "Science Fiction: Fran begymelsen till vara dagar" in 1969 for Sveriges Radio forlag. Translated by the author. Reading crease, minor edgewear, tiny chip at spine, spine slanted. Text starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked.
"Interested in time travel? Space Flight? Utopias? Cosmic catastrophes? Bug-eyed monsters? Atomic Energy? Eternal life? This book will tell you what science fiction is all about. Lundwall presents both a history of science fiction and a commentary. He covers it in all its aspects: books, magazines, comics, fans and fandom, juvenilia, series characters, and literary giants. Reading him is educational, stimulating, and exciting. "; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall