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Science Fiction

A Historical Anthology
An anthology of stories edited by

An invaluable contribution to the serious study of science fiction as well as a highly entertaining collection, Science Fiction contains 27 chronologically-arranged stories and excerpts, ranging from such early classic works as Swift's Gulliver's Travels and Shelley's Frankenstein to recent stories such as Harlan Ellison's "I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream" and Ursula K. Le Guin's "Vaster Than Empires and More Slow." Including brief general essays and a separate introduction to each individual story or excerpt, Rabkin's anthology greatly illuminates the evolution of the genre.

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Paperback Editions

April 1983 : UK Paperback

Title: Science Fiction: A Historical Anthology (Galaxy Books)
Author(s): Eric S Rabkin
ISBN: 0-19-503272-1 / 978-0-19-503272-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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