The best of Frederik Pohl by Frederik Pohl

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Published by Taplinger Pub. Co. in New York .

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Statementedited by Lester del Rey.
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LC ClassificationsPZ4.P748 Be4, PS3566.O36 Be4
The Physical Object
Pagination306 p. ;
Number of Pages306
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Open LibraryOL4539010M
ISBN 100800807243
LC Control Number77005292

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