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On account of darkness and other SF stories

Author: Bill Pronzini; Barry N Malzberg
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Five Star, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This volume brings together for the first time every science fiction story that Bill Pronzini and Barry N. Malzberg wrote together during their long careers, featuring a brand-new introduction. These short, sharp stories, each a paradigm of the craft of science fiction, are prime examples of two authors working at the height of their collaborative powers, resulting in a collection of truly speculative fiction.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Pronzini; Barry N Malzberg
ISBN: 1594140383 9781594140389
OCLC Number: 53441514
Description: 272 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface --
On account of darkness --
A clone at last --
"Do I dare to eat a peach?" --
On the nature of time --
Night rider --
Opening a vein --
Reading day --
Fascination --
The Lyran case --
Whither thou, ghost --
Vanishing point --
Out of quarantine --
Shakespeare MCMLXXXV --
In our image --
Another burnt-out case --
Inaugural --
The last one left --
Coming again --
Multiples --
Prose Bowl --
Final war / by Barry N. Malzberg --
Epitaph / by Bill Pronzini --
Toy / by Bill Pronzini --
The rec field / by Bill Pronzini --
The Hungarian cinch / by Bill Pronzini.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Bill Pronzini & Barry N. Malzberg.

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This volume brings together for the first time every science fiction story that Bill Pronzini and Barry N. Malzberg wrote together during their long careers, featuring a brand-new introduction. These short, sharp stories, each a paradigm of the craft of science fiction, are prime examples of two authors working at the height of their collaborative powers, resulting in a collection of truly speculative fiction.

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