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  • Publication: Strange AttractionPublication Record # 33468
  • Editor: Edward E. Kramer
  • Date: 2000-08-00
  • ISBN: 1-930595-00-X [978-1-930595-00-2]
  • Publisher: ShadowLands Press / Bereshith Publishing
  • Price:
    $29.95?$: US dollar
  • Pages: 445+9
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Cover: Strange Attraction by Lisa Snellings
  • Notes:
    • "FIRST EDITION" stated on the copyright page.
    • Dated 2000 on the title page. Month of publication from Locus1.
    • Dustjacket title is Lisa Snellings' Strange Attraction. Title page is only Strange Attaction. Back of the dustjacket has the subtitle Stories and Artwork based on the Sculptures of Lisa Snellings.
    • Each story or poem is accompanied by a photograph (taken by Greg Staley) of the sculpture which inspired it.
    • Kramer's foreword is unpaginated. Page number given here is established by counting backwards from the first numbered page.
    • Ellison's introduction is mistakenly titled "Gopher and the Gilly" on the copyright page and on the contents page. It is correctly titled on its title page. There is a laid-in errata slip acknowledging the error.
    • The poem "Maya" is credited to Jamie S. Dorr on the copyright page and the contents page.
    • The story "Mr. Twisted" is credited to Edward Bryant on the copyright page and the contents page.
    • Short uncredited bios of the contributors begin on the second unnumbered page following the last numbered page of the book, totaling 9 pages.
    • Print run of 1000 copies according to Locus1, but there's no acknowledgment of the limitation in the book itself.
    • All stories and poems are original to this anthology. One of them ("A Lap Dance with the Lobster Lady") was pre-published as a chapbook by the same publisher in 1998. Three of them (dated 1999) were previewed in the program of the 1999 World Horror Convention in Atlanta.
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Anthology Title: Strange Attraction • anthology by Edward E. Kramer

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