A CUPFUL OF SPACE. New York: Ballantine Books, . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Ballantine Books 519K. Collects sixteen stories, most first published in THE MAGAZINE OF FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION. Two stories, "The Gay Deceiver" and "A Red Heart and Blue Roses," are first published here. "Sixteen stories from genre and mainstream sources, all laden with charm, a word not usually descriptive of SF. In the 1950s, they constituted one of the bridges away from the pulp tradition." - Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-263. Cover art by Richard Powers. Cover a bit rubbed, a very good copy. (#158312).
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