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The island of doctor death and other stories : and other stories

Author: Gene Wolfe
Publisher: New York : Orb/Tom Doherty Associates, 1997, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Orb edView all editions and formats
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A reprint of the now-scarce collection of Wolfe's classic early short stories, this companion volume to "Castle of Days" presents "some of the best American short stories of the decade" (Ursula K. Le  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Wolfe
ISBN: 0312863543 9780312863548
OCLC Number: 36372366
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 383 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Island of Doctor Death and other stories --
Alien stones --
La Befana --
The hero as werwolf --
Three fingers --
The death of Dr. Island --
Feather tigers --
Hour of trust --
Tracking song --
The toy theater --
The doctor of Death Island --
Cues --
The eyeflash miracles --
Seven American nights.
Responsibility: Gene Wolfe.
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"Humane, outrageous, forever unexpected....Some of the best American short stories of the decade are in this book." --Ursula K. LeGuin "This collection makes his work readily available and makes Read more...

 
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