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To Here and the Easel

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Mass Market Paperback, 255 pages
Published March 1975 by Panther Science Fiction (first published 1973)
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Raj
Feb 22, 2010 rated it it was amazing
This is an amazing collection. It consists of one longer piece (the title piece) and five shorter stories. Sturgeon's writing is simply fabulous, ranging from swashbuckling to almost prose poetry with incredibly vivid imagery. Sturgeon was one of the first people to bring literature to SF in an unashamed way, and this collection just shows how good a writer he was.

Some of his recurring themes turn up again in this collection -- post-humanism and co-operation as cornerstones of survival -- and it
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Andrew Rothschild
Sep 30, 2014 rated it it was amazing
A tale of fantasy and flight that gives the mind the insight
to move and meld with dreams of deams and somehow, not dreams
but prophesy

From whence did come the tales he wove?
Theodore oh Theodore my muse, my inspiration
Theodore oh Theodore, my shoes, my aspiration.
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Theodore Sturgeon (1918–1985) is considered one of the godfathers of contemporary science fiction and dark fantasy. The author of numerous acclaimed short stories and novels, among them the classics More Than Human, Venus Plus X, and To Marry Medusa, Sturgeon also wrote for television and holds among his credits two episodes of the original 1960s Star Trek series, for which he created the Vulcan m ...more
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