Worlds Beyond: The Art of Chesley Bonestell

Worlds Beyond: The Art of Chesley Bonestell
Author: Ron Miller, Frederick C. Durant III
Publisher: The Donning Company Publishers
Language: English
Pages: 133
Size: 21.5 x 27.8
Weight: 490 g
Binding: Softcover
ISBN: 9780898651959
Availability: -
Product Description

The art of Chesley Bonestell along with tributes written by Joseph M. Chamberlain, Ben Bova, Robert A. Heinlein, Larry Todd, G. Harry Stine, Poul Anderson, Robert W. Bussard, Kazuaki Iwasaki, Hal Clement, Vincent Di Fate, Kerry O'Quinn, Larry Niven, Li Yuan, and Ron Cobb.

"Chesley Bonestell's pictures... are far more beautiful, ethereal paintings of World's Beyond. They present the most accurate portrayal... that modern science can offer."
––Wernher Von Braun, NASA

Chesley Bonestell (1888-1986) was an American pioneer of space art who helped popularize manned space travel. He is well known for his cover art for science fiction magazines, including Astounding Science Fiction and The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction as well as many books such as The Conquest of Space, The Exploration of Mars, and Beyond the Solar System in collaboration with several authors well known in the field of space exploration.