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A few of the 48 colour illustrations from “The Ship That…


Victualling of the Ship


Launching of the Ship


The Arrival on Mars


In the Fairy City

A few of the 48 colour illustrations from “The Ship That Sailed to Mars” by William Timlin, 1923.

Timlin’s calligraphic text, seen on the Table of Contents above, delighted his publishers so much that the book was printed without typesetting. Only 2,000 copies of the book were printed.

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scificovers:Magnus, Robot Fighter #9, February 1965. “Robot…

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Magnus, Robot Fighter #9, February 1965. “Robot Ghost” Cover art by Russ Manning. A dying professor transfers all of this knowledge (and hatred of his fellow humans) to an indestructible robot who can create force fields that repel all energy and matter! That sounds like kind of a jerk thing to do.

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