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    Astounding Stories Group (Street & Smith, 1937-54) Condition: Average VG. A great run of pulps from the "Golden Age" of science fiction that includes the January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December 1937; January, February, March, April, June, July, August ("Who Goes There?" by John W. Campbell), September, October (2 copies), November, and December 1938; January, February, March, April, May, June, July ("Black Destroyer" - first published sc-fi story by A. E. van Vogt, first Isaac Asimov appearance in title, GD/VG with large mouse chew to bottow edge), August (first published sci-fi story by Robert Heinlein, only Virgil Finlay cover for series), September, October ("Gray Lensman" by E. E. Smith), November, and December 1939; January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December 1940; January, February, March, April, May (first appearance of Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics), June, July, August, September, October, November, and December 1941; January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November (Modest Stein cover), and December 1942; January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November (first digest issue), and December 1943; January, February, March, April, May, June ("Arena" by Fredric Brown), July, August, September, October, November, and December 1944; January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December 1945; January, February, March, April ("Loophole," first published sci-fi story by Arthur C. Clarke), May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December 1946; January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November ("Children of the Lens" by Smith, 2 copies), and December 1947; January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December 1948; January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December 1949; January, February, March, April (2), May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December 1950; January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December 1951; January, February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November, and December 1952; January, February, March, April, May, June ("Imposter" by Philip K. Dick, his first appearance in the magazine), July, August, September, October, November, and December 1953; and January, February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November, and December 1954. Approximate Bookery's Guide to Pulps value for group = $3,000.

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