This is the True First Edition, preceding the USA Scribner's publication by several months - being a provocative collection of short works by several of science fiction's best authors - selected, edited, and introduced by Christopher Priest. CONTRIBUTORS: Ian Watson, Robert Sheckley, Bob Shaw, Harry Harrison, Thomas M. Disch, J. G. Ballard, Brian W. Aldiss, and Christopher Priest. CONTENTS: Introduction (Priest); The Very Slow Time Machine (Watson); Is That What People Do? (Sheckley); Amphitheatre (Shaw); The Negation (Priest); The Greening of the Green (Harrison); Mutability (Disch); One Afternoon at Utah Beach (Ballard); A Chinese Perspective (Aldiss). 214 pages.
Used availability for Christopher Priest's Anticipations
September 1978 : USA Hardback
May 1978 : UK Hardback
February 1980 : UK Paperback