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A for Anything

(1959)
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In a near future USA an obscure inventor creates the Gizmo - a device which can duplicate anything, including itself. The social and economic implications of this machine are explored in a brilliant and terrifying extrapolation, first published in 1959.


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Praise for this book

"A brilliant craftsman who can handle any story form with crisp finesse." - Alfred Bester

"One of the most perceptive of science fiction writers." - Groff Conklin


Used availability for Damon Knight's A for Anything

Hardback Editions

May 1974 : UK Hardback
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Title: A. for Anything
Author(s): Damon Knight
ISBN: 0-85617-557-9 / 978-0-85617-557-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: TBS The Book Service Ltd
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January 1965 : USA Hardback
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Title: A For Anything
Author(s): Damon Knight
ISBN: 0-8027-5533-X / 978-0-8027-5533-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Walker & Company
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Paperback Editions

October 1998 : USA Paperback
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Title: A for Anything
Author(s): Damon Knight
ISBN: 1-892884-01-1 / 978-1-892884-01-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Cascade Mountain Publishing
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December 1989 : USA Paperback
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Title: A for Anything
Author(s): Damon Knight
ISBN: 0-8125-4310-6 / 978-0-8125-4310-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Books
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1980 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: A for anything
Author(s): Damon Francis Knight
ISBN: 0-380-48553-2 / 978-0-380-48553-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Avon
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Kindle Editions

September 2011 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: A for Anything
Author(s): Damon Knight
Publisher: Gateway
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