Item #18306 Ralph 124c 41 + One to Foresee for One [Crest Books #S226]. Hugo Gernsback.
Ralph 124c 41 + One to Foresee for One [Crest Books #S226]

Ralph 124c 41 + One to Foresee for One [Crest Books #S226]

New York: Crest Book / Fawcett Publications, 1958. First Crest Edition

The bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. No spine crease. Previous owner's name inside.

Very Good / No Dust Jacket As Issued. Item #18306

A classic novel by the man who founded the first Science Fiction magazine in 1926 and to whom the Hugo Awards are named.

This early science fiction novel, was first written as a twelve-part serial in Modern Electrics magazine, which Gernsback edited,  It was compiled into novel/book form abd published in 1925.

The novel includes microfilm, the vending machine, the jukebox (both existed when it was written), satellites, spaceflight, the tape recorder, artificial cloth, television (and channel surfing) as well as remote-control power transmission, the videophone, transcontinental air service, solar energy in practical use, sound movies, synthetic milk and foods, and voiceprinting. It also contains "...the first accurate description of radar,

Price: $19.95

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