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Publication: The Best Japanese Science Fiction Stories

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  • Publication: The Best Japanese Science Fiction StoriesPublication Record # 35740
  • Editors: John L. Apostolou, Martin H. Greenberg
  • Date: 1989-02-00
  • ISBN: 0-942637-06-2 [978-0-942637-06-9]
  • Publisher: Dembner Books
  • Price:
    $16.95?$: US dollar
  • Pages: 176
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: ANTHOLOGY
  • Notes:
    • The credits on the title page are
      Edited by John L. Apostolou and Martin H. Greenberg Consulting Editors: Grania Davis and Judith Merril
      It seems from Grania Davis' foreword that she and Judith Merril worked with authors and translators in 1979 and 1980 to create a collection of stories. Once completed they could not find a publisher willing to take on the work. In the late 1980s Martin Greenberg and John Apostolou were able to arrange publication. Thus it's a little odd that the formal editor's credits are Apostolou and Greenberg.
    • The printing date and number are not stated. The printing date used for this ISFDB publication record comes from Amazon.com.
    • Stated "Copyright 1989 by John L. Apostolou and Martin H. Greenberg".
    • Single priced $16.95.
    • The cover artist is not credited. The back flap states "Jacket Design 1989 Antler & Baldwin, Inc."
    • Each story's title page also includes a credit for the translator of that story.
    • The publication's Contents has "Reading List of Japanese Science Fiction in English" while this list is titled "A Reading List of Japanese Science Fiction in English" on page 175 and at the top of page 176.
  • External IDs:
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Anthology Title: The Best Japanese Science Fiction Stories • (1989) • anthology by John L. Apostolou and Martin H. Greenberg

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