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Gold

by Asimov, Isaac

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ISBN 10
0061052329
ISBN 13
9780061052323
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NY: HarperPrism, 1995, unnumbered copy (out-of-series), limited edition ISBN 0-06-105232-9 Quarto (10.0 in. by 6.5 in.); 345pp.; fine hardcover; fine slipcase; crisp; clean; bright. .

Synopsis

With a new introduction by New York Times-bestselling author Orson Scott CardHe invented science fiction. And in this final and crowning achievement of a career spanning 50 years, Isaac Asimov shares short stories ranging from the humorous to the profound, ruminations on the science fiction genre itself, and thoughts on the craft and writing of science fiction.Gold is the final and crowning achievement of the fifty-year career of science fiction's transcendent genius, the world-famous author who defined the field of science fiction for its practitioners, its millions of readers, and the world at large.The first section contains stories that range from the humorous to the profound, at the heart of which is the title story, "Gold," a moving and revealing drama about a writer who gambles everything on a chance at immortality: a gamble Asimov himself made -- and won. The second section contains the grand master's ruminations on the SF genre itself. And the final section is comprised of Asimov's thoughts on the craft and writing of science fiction.

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Bookseller
Chisholm Trail Bookstore US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
19144
Title
Gold
Author
Asimov, Isaac
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0061052329
ISBN 13
9780061052323
Publisher
NY: HarperPrism, 1995, unnumbered copy (out-of-series), limited edition
Place of Publication
New York
This edition first published
December 31, 1969
Bookseller catalogs
Fine Editions;

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About Chisholm Trail Bookstore

The Chisholm Trail Bookstore is an independently owned and operated establishment selling solid, interesting, and thought-provoking tomes. Specialties are technical texts, university press books, regional Oklahoma and Western Americana books, and art catalogues. Our fine editions include numerous limited editions, first editions, signed editions, and leather-bound editions.

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