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Postmarked Moscow

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Also issued online.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK69 .K5
The Physical Object
Pagination278 p.
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24402014M
LC Control Number52011084
OCLC/WorldCa1030691

Postmarked the Stars ~ 4th Novel in the Solar Queen Series by Andre Norton. Synopsis ~. Write-up from the front flap of the HC ~ Trouble began for the crew of the free trader Solar Queen when an apparently routine call summoned cargo master Dane Thorson to collect a package for transport on the Queen's mail run between Xecho and Tresworld. "Postmarked the Stars" as "Stamped by Stars" ~ p p. () -2 Published in Moscow, by JV "RURIK, Ltd", , PB, pg ~ translation by S. Berezhkov & S. Vitin ~ Russian title Зачумлённый корабль [Plagued ship] ~ Part of 3 book set in same package titled " Masters of World Fiction", - "Sargasso in Space.


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