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Vintage Technology: Sci-Fi Vintage Cover Art: Chris Moore

(c) Magnum, Clifford D. Simak and this processed image Emil Dudek 2012

Artist:

Chris Moore

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Book details: Cosmic Engineers by Clifford D. Simak.  Originally copyright 1939 (short novel) by Street and Smith Publications Inc., copyright Clifford D. Simak 1950, renewed 1978, first published in the United States in 1964 by Paperback Library Inc,.
This edition: First (?) Magnum paperback edition 1982, Magnum Books, Methuen Paperbacks Ltd., 11 New Fetter Lane, London EC4P 4EE.  Made and printed in Great Britain by Cox & Wyman Ltd., Reading, UK.  ISBN 041705730X.
Date: 1982
Price: UK 1.50, Australia $4.95, New Zealand $6.25.
Themes: Space travel, cryogenics, time travel, universes, gods, aliens, war, alien civilisations, far future, old Earth.
Comments: A nice example of a story-related image.  This is a wrap-around cover, showing the alien's raised arm on the back.
Contents: Complete novel
My cover rating: ★★★☆☆ Nice pose of an alien, not a robot.