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  • Publication: The Man Who Made ModelsPublication Record # 438107
  • Author: R. A. Lafferty
  • Date: 2013-10-00
  • ISBN: 978-1-61347-046-6 [1-61347-046-0]
  • Publisher: Centipede Press
  • Price:
    $100.00?$: US dollar
  • Pages: 345
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: COLLECTION
  • Cover: The Man Who Made Models (2013) • by Jacob McMurray
  • Notes:
    • Illustrated limitation page appearing on the last page before the back loose endpaper bears the statement "The edition is limited to 300 signed and numbered copies. This is copy" below which the number of the copy is printed in a much larger font. This is followed by the signatures of Michael Swanwick (the introducer), John Pelan (the editor and author of the afterword), and Jacob McMurray (the cover designer).
    • "October 2013" stated on the copyright page
    • The price is not stated in the book. Copies from the publisher came shrink-wrapped with a sticker on the back printing the barcoded ISBN and the price of $100.00. There was also a sticker printing the number of the copy.
    • "The Collected Short Fiction" (over) "Volume 1" (over) "Introduction by Michael Swanwick" (over) "Edited, with an afterword, by John Pelan" stated on the title page.
    • "Cover artwork and design by Jacob McMurray" stated on the copyright page and "Cover by Jacob McMurray" printed on the back flap of the dustjacket.
    • A full-page photograph of the author appears on page [6] facing the introduction's title page.
    • The double-spread title page, the contents page, the introduction, and the afterword are printed on differently colored pages.
    • There is a place-keeping ribbon (orange satin) bound into the book. The book is fully clothbound.
    • The publisher later dropped the price to $60.00 for direct sales. After the signed, numbered copies were sold, they offered the remaining unsigned copies for $45.00. (Source: an email from the publisher on 2014-03-23.)
  • External IDs:
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Collection Title: The Man Who Made Models • [The Collected Short Fiction (R. A. Lafferty) • 1] • collection by R. A. Lafferty

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