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Gateway by Frederik Pohl (St. Martin’s Press first edition)

Contributed by Patrick Concannon on Sep 18th, 2022. Artwork published in .
    The front panel features text set in Earth.
    Source: historical.ha.com Heritage Auctions. License: All Rights Reserved.

    The front panel features text set in Earth.

    Dust jacket by an unknown designer for the St Martin’s Press first edition of the science fiction novel Gateway by Frederik Pohl. Jacket illustration by Boris Vallejo. Winner of the 1977 Nebula Award and 1978 Hugo Award for Best Novel.

    The front panel, front flap and spine of the jacket as well as the interior title page all feature text set in Earth. The front and back flaps also feature additional text set in Times. The book’s hardcover is in publisher’s blue cloth with gilt titles set in Earth on the spine.

    A minor modification has been made to the T in the title, which in its usual form may have appeared like an r to the viewer.

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    Full view of dust jacket, with Earth in use on the front panel, spine and top of the front flap. Additional text on flaps is set in Times.
    Source: historical.ha.com Heritage Auctions. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Full view of dust jacket, with Earth in use on the front panel, spine and top of the front flap. Additional text on flaps is set in Times.

    Hardcover in publisher's blue cloth with gilt titles set in Earth on the spine.
    Source: historical.ha.com Heritage Auctions. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Hardcover in publisher's blue cloth with gilt titles set in Earth on the spine.

    The title page features text set in Earth.
    Source: historical.ha.com Heritage Auctions. License: All Rights Reserved.

    The title page features text set in Earth.

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    1 Comment on “Gateway by Frederik Pohl (St. Martin’s Press first edition)”

    1. Otto de Paula Albernaz Quartim says:
      Sep 18th, 2022 7:59 pm

      It’s POURING in my town.

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