The Far-Out Worlds of A.E. van Vogt
Collection 1968 78,000 words
Versions

1968

original version

1974

3 stories added, title changed
Contents
"The Replicators" 1965
"The First Martian" 1951
"The Purpose" 1945
"The Earth Killers" 1949
"The Cataaaaa" 1947
"Automaton" 1950
"Itself!" 1962
"Process" 1950
"Not the First" 1941
"Fulfillment" 1951
"Ship of Darkness" 1948
"The Ultra Man" 1966
English
1968 Ace
paperback H-92 223 pages $0.60

cover art by
Jeff Jones

First edition

First Ace printing.

Cover image: Walwyn Data: Walwyn
1970 April Ace
paperback 22811 223 pages $0.75

cover art by
Jeff Jones

Second Ace printing.

Cover image: ISFDB Data: Master of Null-A
1973 April Sidgwick & Jackson
hardback 0-283-97947-X 223 pages £1.95

cover art by
Jerzy Osmolski

First British edition.

Month from Master of Null-A.

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1974 February New English Library
paperback 0-450-01735-4 222 pages £0.40

cover art by
Ray Feibush

First NEL printing.

Shortly after this book was published, Feibush's art appeared on the cover of the March 1974 issue of Science Fiction Monthly.

(Image courtesty of ISFDB.)

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1975 May New English Library
paperback 0-450-02747-3 222 pages £0.50

cover art by
Ray Feibush

Second NEL printing.

Feibush's art also appeared on the cover of the March 1974 issue of Science Fiction Monthly.

(Image courtesty of ISFDB.)

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Science Fiction Special #15 omnibus
1975 August Sidgwick & Jackson
hardback 0-283-98239-X 278 / 223 / 192 pages price: ?

cover artist: unknown

Like many British omnibuses, this volume was created from the unsold leftovers of separate books. Because of this, each book inside has a separate pagecount.

This omnibus contains:

  • The Best of John W. Campbell
  • The Far-Out Worlds of A.E. van Vogt
  • Bright New Universe by Jack Williamson
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