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    Ed Emshwiller (Emsh) Police Your Planet Book Cover Preliminary Original Art (c. 1956). Book cover preliminary by the Hugo Award-winning artist for the Eric Van Lihn (Lester Del Rey) novel. Police Your Planet is set on a future Mars where cities are built fast, slums are endemic, and crime is rampant. This is a Mars with cheap grifters, unwashed bums, and "Marsweed" -- smoke it fast, before it kills you. Police Your Planet is pulp fiction for the rocket ship generation -- more back alley action than space-ship battles. Lester Del Rey's fast-paced story gives the same thrills today as it did when it first fell into the hands of its young, enthusiastic readers. Mixed media on illustration board, with an approximate image area of 4.25" x 6.5". In Excellent condition. Signed in graphite, in the lower right corner.

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    July, 2013
    28th Sunday
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