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Empire Dreams

McDonald, Ian

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ISBN 10: 0553271806 / ISBN 13: 9780553271805
Published by Bantam Books, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1988
Condition: Near Fine Soft cover
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1st Edition/1st Printing paperback. SIGNED and inscribed by author on bookplate decal. Author's second book. Bookseller Inventory # 007664

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Title: Empire Dreams

Publisher: Bantam Books, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1988

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition

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Published simultaneously as Desolation Road, the Empire Dreams collection was intended to exploit the author's nomination for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer in 1985. It collects the following stories:

  • "Vivaldi Visits to Remarkable Cities"
  • "Unfinished Portrait of the King of Pain by Van Gogh"
  • "Scenes from a Shadowplay Radio Marrakech"
  • "King of Morning, Queen of Day"
  • "The Island of the Dead"
  • "Empire Dreams (Ground Control to Major Tom)"
  • "Christian The Catharine Wheel (Our Lady of Tharsis)"

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