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The SF Collection

4.25 of 5 stars 4.25  ·  rating details  ·  8 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Great Science fiction writers in one collection. This new anthology features stories by the elder statesmen - and women - of Science Fiction, as well as up-to-the-minute work by the best of today's authours.
From adventure in outer space and encounters with aliens, to imaginative future worlds on our own planet, THE SF COLLECTION presents a varied and intriguing vision of t
501 pages
Published December 10th 1994 by Chancellor Press (first published 1994)
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Graham Storrs
Despite the low star rating, this is a fascinating collection that will appeal to serious SF fans. There are stories going back all the way to Mary Shelley and up to the (nineteen) nineties, with something by everyone who was anyone in the intervening decades (with a few notable exceptions). I recognised several old tales in the collection and found some new and enjoyable stories. However, the collection was very variable, with some stories that really weren't worth reprinting. Sadly, it was the ...more
This is a great collection spanning sf-writing over 150 years, from Mary Shelley writing in 1833 to one from Iain Banks written in 1989.

The sheer range and scale of writing is immense, and it was an absolute joy to read through and re-discover the early stories.
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