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Hugo Winners Volume 3, Book 2, The by  Isaac (Edited by) Asimov - Paperback - First Thus 1st Printing - from Fully Booked and Biblio.com

Hugo Winners Volume 3, Book 2, The

by Asimov, Isaac (Edited by)

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New York: Fawcett Crest Books - CBS Publications Previous Owner Markings; Light Creasing on Front, Rear Covers; Moderate Creasing on Spine; Front Cover, Spine Lightly Chipped; Spine Slightly Cocked; Inside Front, Rear Covers, First, Last Pages, Edges Moderately Soiled. TEN PRIZE-WINNING SCIENCE FICTION STORIES. ALSO KNOWN AS: This book comprises the second half of The Hugo Winners: Volume 3. CONTENTS: Introduction - Isaac Asimov; 1973: 31st Convention, Toronto; The Word for World Is Forest - Ursula Kroeber Le Guin; Goat Song - Poul Anderson; The Meeting - Frederik Pohl and C. M. Kornbluth; Eurema's Dam - R. A. Lafferty; 1974: 32nd Convention, Washington; The Girl Who Was Plugged In - James Tiptree, Jr.; The Deathbird - Harlan Ellison; The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas - Ursula Kroeber Le Guin; 1975: 33rd Convention, Melbourne; A Song for Lya - George R. R. Martin; Adrift Just Off the Islets of Langerhans: Latitude 38 Degrees 54' N, Longitude 77 Degrees 00' 13" W - Harlan Ellison; The Hole Man - Larry Niven. SYNOPSIS: The Hugo Award is to science fiction what the Oscar is to the film industry. Every year the coveted award is presented at the World Science Fiction Convention to the author of the best novella or short story in the realm of science fiction. In this volume are the Hugo Prizewinners for 1973 through 1975, each with an introduction by science-fiction master Isaac Asimov. Among these special and fascinating stories are The Word for World Is Forest by Ursula K. Le Guin, Goat Song by Poul Anderson, The Meeting by Frederik Pohl and C. M. Kornbluth, The Girl Who Was Plugged In by James Tiptree, Jr., A Song for Lya by George R. R. Martin, and The Hole Man by Larry Niven.. First Thus 1st Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


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