4. Novels


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  • "The Players of Null-A" (1948-49) by A. E. van Vogt

    by A. E. van Vogt

    This major 76,000-word work, first published in the October-November-December 1948 and January 1949 issues of Astounding Science Fiction as The Players of Ā, is the direct sequel to his renowned 1945 opus The World of Null-A.
    It has all the key players of the first episode – the Null-A (...)

  • "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt

    by A. E. van Vogt

    First published in monthly instalments in the August-October 1945 issues of Astounding Science Fiction, this fast-paced and very ambitious blockbuster novel set in 2580 A.D. was A. E. van Vogt’s fourth major novel in that glorious heyday-decade of science fiction, the golden forties.
    Regularly (...)

  • "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel

    by A. E. van Vogt

    First published in four installments in the September-December 1940 issues of Astounding Science Fiction, this smoothly-written and ambitious first novel with its action-oriented, science-minded, Big-Ideas-About-The-Evolutionary-Future-of-Humanity theme, its dramatic story line involving an (...)

  • "The Voyage of The Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt

    by A. E. van Vogt

    If there is one "golden-age" science-fiction novel that has passed the most demanding literary test of all – the test of time – with flying colours, it is this brilliant account of the exciting - and thought-provoking – adventures of mankind’s first voyage of exploration outside of his own galaxy. (...)