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The ultimate egoist

Author: Theodore Sturgeon; Paul Williams
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : North Atlantic Books, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An anthology by Theodore Sturgeon, one of the genre's greats. The stories include It, a 1930s version of the Hulk, and Bianca's Hands, a story repeatedly rejected by publishers at the time as too horrid.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Science fiction, American
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theodore Sturgeon; Paul Williams
ISBN: 1556431821 9781556431821 9781556436581 1556436580 9781556432996 1556432992
OCLC Number: 31240507
Description: xvi, 387 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: v. 1. 1938-1942. Heavy insurance --
The heart --
Cellmate --
Fluffy --
Alter ego --
Mailed through a porthole --
A noose of light --
Strangers on a train --
Accidentally on porpoise --
The right line --
Golden day --
Permit me my gesture --
Watch my smoke --
The other cheek --
Extraordinary seaman --
One sick kid --
His good angel --
Some people forget --
A god in a garden --
Fit for a king --
Ex-bachelor extract --
East is east --
Three people --
Eyes of blue --
Ether breather --
Her choice --
Cajun providence --
Strike three --
Contact! --
The call --
Helix the cat --
To shorten sail --
Thanksgiving again --
Bianca's hands --
Derm fool --
He shuttles --
Turkish delight --
Niobe --
Mahout --
The long arm --
The man on the steps --
Punctuational advice --
Place of honor --
The ultimate egoist --
It --
Butyl and the breather.
Responsibility: edited by Paul Williams ; forewords by Ray Bradbury, Arthur C. Clarke, and Gene Wolf.

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An anthology by Theodore Sturgeon, one of the genre's greats. The stories include It, a 1930s version of the Hulk, and Bianca's Hands, a story repeatedly rejected by publishers at the time as too horrid.

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