The Detached Retina (Paperback)Brian Aldiss (author)
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A collections of anecdotes, reviews and essays, written with the humour and warmth one associates with Brian Aldiss.
In this fascinating collection of essays, one of the world's pre-eminent SF writers explores a wide range of SF and fantasy writers and writings.
The contents include a letter to Salvador Dali, Mary Shelley and Frankenstein, the work of Philip K. Dick, Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four, James Blish, Culture: Is it worth losing your balls for?and the differences between US and UK fantasy.
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 350
Weight: 272 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 15 mm
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