Operation Fantast Handbook

A guide to the SF world published by Ken Slater as part of Operation Fantast. At least three issues were published in 1951 through 1953.

Issue Date Pages Notes
1 1951 22
2 1952 40
3 1953 68 Final issue

Issue 3 contained:

  • Operators' address list
  • clubs and societies
  • conventions
  • a word about fanzines by Walter A Willis
  • society and amateur publications
  • literary agents
  • Operation Fantast Trading Bureau
  • current magazines
  • dead magazines
  • dealers
  • libraries
  • science fiction book clubs

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