Title: The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, April 1958 (Fritz Leiber A Deskful of Girls)
Binding: soft cover
Book Condition: Very good
Edition: Volume 14 no. 4
Publisher: New York Mercury Press 1958
Seller ID: 1054
The cover art on this magazine goes with the novelet "A Deskful of Girls" by Fritz Leiber. Leiber was a prolific writer of sci-fi, horror and fantasy, as well as a poet, an actor, and a master chess player. This story appeared here for the first time, but was later included in a book along with other shorter works. It's a ghost story about a psychiatrist who keeps the ghostly auras surrounding his patients in his office after the people themselves leave. Other authors found in this issue are Chad Oliver, Anthony Brode, Robert Arthur, Avram, Davidson, Victoria Lincoln, Idris Seabright, Mark Van Doren, Anthony Broucher, Arthur Oesterreicher, and Brian W. Aldiss.