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Telempath

Robinson, Spider

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ISBN 10: 0399117962 / ISBN 13: 9780399117961
Published by Berkley Putnam, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1976
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Inscribed "For Stuart at Minicon 13, figuratively yours, Spider Robinson" on the title page. Cover art by Richard Powers. Dustjacket has slight wear and a spine indentation. Never Read. Bookseller Inventory # 011490

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Title: Telempath

Publisher: Berkley Putnam, New York, New York, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1976

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

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A deliberately unleashed virus magnifies unbearably our sense of smell, cities become uninhabitable, madness and suicide prevail, and a desperate assassination is attempted to forestall a takeover by previously undetected, but always present telepathic beings

About the Author:

Spider Robinson, winner of three Hugos and a Nebula, was born in the Bronx and raised on Long Island, and has been a Canadian resident for 30 years. Holder of a bachelor's degree in English from the State University of New York, he worked as a folksinger and journalist before publishing his first story in Analog in 1973. He now lives with his wife Jeanne Robinson (co-author of the Hugo- and Nebula-winning Stardance trilogy) on an island outside Vancouver, B.C., where they raise and exhibit hopes.

Eleven of his 31 books are set in Callahan's Place, a fabulous tavern founded by a time traveler, where puns flow as freely as beer, and smell far worse. The most recent is Callahan's Con [Tor July 2003]. He has contributed a regular editorial column, "Future Tense," to Canada's national newspaper, The Globe & Mail, since 1995. In 2000, he released Belaboring the Obvious, a CD of original music with the legendary Amos Garrett ("Midnight at the Oasis") on lead guitar, and in 2001 he was a celebrity judge at the Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam.

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