S-F: '59: THE YEAR'S GREATEST SCIENCE-FICTION AND FANTASY. Hicksville, New York: Gnome Press, Inc., . Octavo, green boards with spine panel lettered in black. First edition. Probable second binding of green boards. The fourth volume of this important anthology series. Collects fifteen stories, including a first publication in hardcover of a John Steinbeck story (first published in PLAYBOY), also fiction by Brian Aldiss, Fritz Leiber, Theodore Sturgeon, and others, plus nonfiction essays on science. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-1394. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#162605).
First printing so stated on copyright page.