OPUS 018, Sixth Column

OPUS 018, Sixth Column
OPUS 018
SIXTH COLUMN
 
OPUS Number
018
Box Number
007
Title
Sixth Column
Category
Manuscript
Type
Novel
Dates, approximate
written July-August 1940
Pages
315
Description
File contains 13 pages of notes for “All” (a title of “Sixth Column). Two page typewritten alternative beginning to “Sixth Column”. 12 pages partial manuscript. 4 pages synopsis to precede part 2 of story. 67 page manuscript, with minimal edits, of part 1 of story. 1 pages synopsis of part 1. 66 page manuscript of second installment (minimal edits). 49 page third installment of story (minimal edits). 55 pages of story segments to be inserted into manuscript at various places. Published story in Astounding, by Anson MacDonald, January 1941.
Publication

serialized in Astounding SF in January, February, March 1941 as by AAnson MacDonald@; expanded to ca. 55,000 words in 1947 for Gnome Press publication in 1948. In 1949 NAL/Signet issued the expanded version in paperback under the title The Day After Tomorrow]

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Original File Name
00000151_OPUS18.pdf
Notes
Alternate title: “The Day After Tomorrow”

from a verbal outline by John Campbell of his novella AAll@