Saturday, October 29, 2011

Long Beach Comic Con 2011 day one. Fairly steady but really busy. About the same as last year.
Sir Walter Raleigh was executed this day in 1618.
Book of the day:

"Starstream Magazine 1, 3, 4 [lot of 3]" Barrington J. Bayley; John W. Campbell Jr.; Chad Oliver; Jack Williamson; Theodore Sturgeon; A.E. Van Vogt; Anne McCaffrey; Poul Anderson; Isaac Asimov; more B002C5305S Whitman 1976 Comic "Starstream 1, 3, 4 (of 4) comic books size magazine. Vol 1 CONTENTS - Dominus" by Barrington J. Bayley (On a planet where the fittest survive by instant evolution, can humans cope with the culture shock of ever-changing species?); "The Last Guinea Pig" by" Magazines "006214.jpg">

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