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An anthology of stories edited by

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.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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Hardback Editions

September 1978 : USA Hardback

Title: Anticipations
Author(s): Ian Watson, Robert Sheckley, Bob Shaw, Harry Harrison, Thomas M Disch, J G Ballard, Brian W Aldiss, Christopher Priest
ISBN: 0-684-15634-2 / 978-0-684-15634-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
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May 1978 : UK Hardback

Title: Anticipations: An anthology of new science fiction writing
Author(s): Brian W Aldiss, Christopher Priest
ISBN: 0-571-11207-2 / 978-0-571-11207-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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Paperback Editions

February 1980 : UK Paperback

Title: Anticipations (Pan science fiction)
Author(s): Christopher Priest
ISBN: 0-330-25545-2 / 978-0-330-25545-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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