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Publication: Black Water: The Book of Fantastic Literature

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  • Publication: Black Water: The Book of Fantastic Literature Publication Record # 279881
  • Editor: Alberto Manguel
  • Date: 1984-04-00
  • ISBN: 0-517-55269-8 [978-0-517-55269-8]
  • Publisher: Clarkson N. Potter
  • Price: $11.95
  • Pages: xix+967
  • Format:
    tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
  • Notes:
    • "First American Edition." Full number line.
    • Some ISFDB editor added the month April to this record but did not note where this information came from.
    • The cover art is a detail from The Subway (1950) by George Tooker (credited on back cover).
    • Price from back cover.
    • p. v: Dedication; pp. vi-vii: Epigraphs; pp. viii-xii: Acknowledgments; pp. xiii-v: Contents; pp. 956-967: author bios.
    • Manuel Mujica Láinez's name is printed "Manuel Mujica Lainez" throughout the book; Ryūnosuke Akutagawa's name is printed "Ryunosuke Akutagawa."
    • Joanne Greeenberg's name is spelled "Joanne Greenburg" throughout the book.
    • Whereas the Picador edition is subtitled "The Anthology of Fantastic Literature," this edition is subtitled "The Book of Fantastic Literature."
  • External IDs:
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Anthology Title: Black Water: The Book of Fantastic Literature • anthology by Alberto Manguel (variant of Black Water: The Anthology of Fantastic Literature 1983)

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