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The Resource Last plane to heaven : the final collection, Jay Lake ; forward by Gene Wolfe

Last plane to heaven : the final collection, Jay Lake ; forward by Gene Wolfe

Label
Last plane to heaven : the final collection
Title
Last plane to heaven
Title remainder
the final collection
Statement of responsibility
Jay Lake ; forward by Gene Wolfe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Last Plane to Heaven is the final and definitive short story collection of award-winning SF author Jay Lake. Long before he was a novelist, SF writer Jay Lake, was an acclaimed writer of short stories. In Last Plane to Heaven, Lake has assembled thirty-two of the best of them. Aliens and angels fill these pages. Here are more than thirty short stories written by a master of the form, science fiction and fantasy both. This collection features an original introduction by Gene Wolfe
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lake, Jay
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3612.A519
LC item number
L38 2014
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Angels
  • Extraterrestrial beings
Label
Last plane to heaven : the final collection, Jay Lake ; forward by Gene Wolfe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Last plane to heaven : a love story -- Angels i: The houses of the favored -- The starship mechanic -- Permanent fatal errors -- "Hello," said the gun -- The speed of time -- West to east -- The women who ate stone squid -- Looking for truth in a wild blue yonder -- Angels ii: Scent of the Green Cathedral -- Spendthrift -- Jefferson's west -- They are forgotten until they come again -- The woman who shattered the moon -- The blade of his plow -- Grindstone -- The temptation of Eustace Prudence McAllen -- That which rises ever upward -- Angels iii: A feast of angels -- Promises : A tale of the city imperishable -- Testaments -- The fall of the moon -- A critical examination of Stigmata's print Taking the rats to Riga -- From the countries of her dreams -- Unchambered heart -- Angels iv: Novus ordo angelorum -- The tentacled sky -- Such bright and risen madness in our names -- Her fingers like whips, her eyes like razors -- Mother Urban's booke of dayes -- Angels v: Going bad -- The cancer cathechism
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
318 pages
Isbn
9780765377982
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014019792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn868276539
  • (OCoLC)868276539
Label
Last plane to heaven : the final collection, Jay Lake ; forward by Gene Wolfe
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Last plane to heaven : a love story -- Angels i: The houses of the favored -- The starship mechanic -- Permanent fatal errors -- "Hello," said the gun -- The speed of time -- West to east -- The women who ate stone squid -- Looking for truth in a wild blue yonder -- Angels ii: Scent of the Green Cathedral -- Spendthrift -- Jefferson's west -- They are forgotten until they come again -- The woman who shattered the moon -- The blade of his plow -- Grindstone -- The temptation of Eustace Prudence McAllen -- That which rises ever upward -- Angels iii: A feast of angels -- Promises : A tale of the city imperishable -- Testaments -- The fall of the moon -- A critical examination of Stigmata's print Taking the rats to Riga -- From the countries of her dreams -- Unchambered heart -- Angels iv: Novus ordo angelorum -- The tentacled sky -- Such bright and risen madness in our names -- Her fingers like whips, her eyes like razors -- Mother Urban's booke of dayes -- Angels v: Going bad -- The cancer cathechism
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
318 pages
Isbn
9780765377982
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014019792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn868276539
  • (OCoLC)868276539

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