"Lone Star Planet"

Title"Lone Star Planet"
Year for Search1957
AuthorsPiper, H[enry] Beam(1917-81), and McGuire, John J[oseph](1917-1981)
Tertiary AuthorsPiper, H. Beam
Secondary TitleFantastic Universe
Volume / Edition 7.3
Pagination4-66
Date PublishedMarch 1957
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

A planet settled by Texans with an almost anarchist society. The workings of its political and legal systems are presented positively, although with satirical elements.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. as A Planet for Texans. New York: Ace Books, 1958. Ace Double bound with Andre Norton (1912-2005), Star Born; and as Lone Star Planet. New York: Ace Books, 1979 with no mention of McGuire. Bound with his Four-Day Planet, which was originally published New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1961.

Title Note

Rpt. as A Planet for Texans

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

Piper (1904-64)  McGuire (1917-81)

Full Text

1957 Piper, H[enry] Beam (1904-64) and John J[oseph] McGuire (1917-81). “Lone Star Planet.” Fantastic Universe 7.3 (March 1957): 4-66. Rpt. as A Planet for Texans. New York: Ace Books, 1958. Ace Double bound with Andre Norton (1912-2005), Star Born; and as Lone Star Planet. New York: Ace Books, 1979 with no mention of McGuire. Bound with his Four-Day Planet, which was originally published New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1961. PSt

A planet settled by Texans with an almost anarchist society. The workings of its political and legal systems are presented positively, although with satirical elements.