"THE MAN FROM ARIEL" [short story]. AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT, SIGNED (AMsS). Handwritten in pencil in a 6x9 inch stenographer's notebook dated 10 July 1933. 16 leaves, rough draft dated 10 July 1933. Followed by "The Warriors of X Lanagar," 28 leaves, rough draft handwritten in pencil dated 15 January 1934. At the rear is an untitled third story, not dated, rough draft handwritten in pencil on 13 leaves. "Wollheim's first published story was "The Man from Ariel" for WONDER STORIES in January 1934 (for which Hugo Gernsback notoriously did not pay him until threatened with court action), but he did not begin to publish fiction with any regularity until the 1940s." - SFE (online). Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Gernsback Years 1782. Covers stained, some stains to leaves, mostly minor save for first leaf of ARIEL; the manuscript is legible throughout. (#162873).