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Parry & Subotsky – Sex in the 21st Century

Posted by demonik on May 30, 2009

Michel Parry & Milton Subotsky (eds.) – Sex in the 21st Century (Panther, 1979)

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Intro: The Shape of Things to Come? – Michel Parry and Milton Subotsky

Isaac Asimov – What Is This Thing Called Love? (Playboy and the Slime God)
Fritz Leiber – Game for Motel Room
R. J. McGregor – The Perfect Gentleman
Robert Sheckley – Can You Feel Anything When I Do This?
Robert Silverberg – In the Group
Robert Silverberg – Push No More
Charles Beaumont – The Crooked Man
Alain Doremieux – The Vana
John Novotny – A Trick or Two
Robert Sheckley – Love, Incorporated
Miriam Allen deFord – A Way Out
Irving Feldman – The Near Perfection of the USSS
Steven Utley – Personal Column

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H. P. Lovecraft – At The Mountains Of Madness

Posted by demonik on May 23, 2009

H. P. Lovecraft – At The Mountains Of Madness & Other Tales Of Terror (Panther, 1968, 1970, 1973)

At The Mountains Of Madness: Panther 1970 edition

At The Mountains Of Madness: Panther 1970 edition

At the Mountains of Madness
The Dreams in the Witch-House
The Statement of Randolph Carter
The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath
The Silver Key
Through the Gates of the Silver Key

At The Mountains of Madness: Panther 1973 edition

At The Mountains of Madness: Panther 1973 edition

Thanks to James Doig for providing the contents and both cover scans.

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Theodore Sturgeon – E. Pluribus Unicorn

Posted by demonik on May 23, 2009

Theodore Sturgeon – E. Pluribus Unicorn (Panther, March 1961)

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Contents

Groff Cronklin – Essay On Sturgeon

The Silken Swift
The Professor’s Teddy Bear
Bianca’s Hands
A Saucer Of Loneliness
The World Well Lost
It Wasn’t Syzygy
The Music
Scars
Fluffy
The Sex Opposite
Die, Maestro, Die
Cellmate
A Way Of Thinking

Blurb:
Science Fiction stories of the Weird and Mysterious, Terrible and Fantastic.

A startling collection of science fiction stories by one of the great names in this, the most fascinating of all the categories of fiction. Meet the strange boy who wooed and wed an idiot girl’s beautiful hands; learn the terrible truth about your cat; read the jazz story, full of jive and subtle terror, and another which proves quite conclusively that there are only 200 people on Earth, so you’re probably one of the others ….

You won’t just read these and the many other stories, you’ll find they happen to you!

‘Science fiction’ it says on the cover, but of all his collections up to his death in 1985,  E. Pluribus Unicorn probably has the highest concentration of horror stories, even without  the likes of Bright Segment and It.

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Clark Ashton Smith – Genuius Loci

Posted by demonik on May 20, 2009

Clark Ashton Smith – Genius Loci (Panther 1974, Originally Neville Spearman 1972)

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Bruce Pennington


Genius Loci
The Willow Landscape
The Ninth Skeleton
The Phantoms Of The Fire
The Eternal World
Vulthoom
A Star-Change
The Primal City
The Disinterment Of Venus
The Colossus Of Ylourgne
The Satyr
The Garden of Adompha
The Charnel God
The Black Abbot Of Puthuum
The Weaver In The Vault

Thanks to Dave aka H. P. Saucecraft for providing the scan and blub!

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