“Nice Girl With 5 Husbands”

Title“Nice Girl With 5 Husbands”
Year for Search1951
AuthorsLeiber, Fritz [Reuter] [Jr.](1910-92)
Secondary TitleGalaxy Science Fiction
Volume / Edition2.1
Pagination2-15
Date PublishedApril 1951
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Eutopia set in a high-tech future that includes space travel but with the emphasis on the way people live. There is what appears to be a group marriage, everyone has multiple professions and work assignments throughout the world, children raised collectively by the family, and no modesty.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. as “Nice Girl With Five Husbands.” Rpt. in his A Pail of Air (New York: Ballantine Books, 1964), 178-91; and in The Worlds of Fritz Leiber (New York: Ace Books, 1976), 95-109. Rpt. (Boston, MA: Gregg Press, 1979), 95-109

Title Note

Rpt. as “Nice Girl With Five Husbands” 

Illustration

Illus. Phil Bard. 

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

(1910-92)

Full Text

1951 Leiber, Fritz [Reuter, Jr.] (1910-92). “Nice Girl With 5 Husbands.” Illus. Phil Bard. Galaxy Science Fiction 2.1 (April 1951): 3-15. Rpt. as “Nice Girl With Five Husbands.” Rpt. in his A Pail of Air (New York: Ballantine Books, 1964), 178-91; and in The Worlds of Fritz Leiber (New York: Ace Books, 1976), 95-109. Rpt. (Boston, MA: Gregg Press, 1979), 95-109. PSt

Eutopia set in a high-tech future that includes space travel but with the emphasis on the way people live. There is what appears to be a group marriage, everyone has multiple professions and work assignments throughout the world, children raised collectively by the family, and no modesty.