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6XH Six Stories by Heinlein

by Robert A. Heinlein

Cover artist: Robert Engle

Publisher: Pyramid

Pub year: 1961

Cover price: 35¢


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Cover tagline

From sorcery to the fourth dimension

Back cover text

Six Characters in Search of Readers

Why would dirty fingernails drive a man half mad with fear?

There was this traveling salesman, see? What was his line? Why ... elephants of course...

She was just too much — or rather, too many

A psychiatrist — and something else

It's a good wind that blows no ill...

He built a house that wasn't there — but where was there?

These six stories — of logical fantasy, of fantastic science — show Robert Heinlein at his best. Is there any better?

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Interior text

6 x H
These six stories by Robert Heinlein are a blend of prime fantasy and science fiction, compounded by impsih humor to the nth degree....*

6 x H
will introduce you to ... a playful whirlwind ... a secret that threatens the fabric of the Universe ... the Great Glaroon ... a man who kidnapped himself ... an extremely disordery house ... and with pardonable pride, we claim that

6 x H
is considerably greater than other collections by "Brand X" authors (often squares).**

* Or, for the mathematically-inclined: 6XH==(f+sf)´ nh
** ... 6XH>X2