THE YEAR'S BEST SCIENCE FICTION: Ninth (9th) Annual Collection.
Edition: Book club edition.
New York: St Martin's, (1992.) dj. SIGNED hardcover - One of the best and most significant anthologies of modern science fiction, with works by established prize-winning writers and newcomers to the field. SIGNED by FIVE authors at their stories: Karen Joy Fowler at her story 'The Dark'; Gregory Benford at "Matter's End"; William Gibson at "Skinner's Room"; Mark van Name at "Desert Rain" and Kim Stanley Robinson at "A History of the Twentieth Century." Included in this volume are stories by Walter Jon Williams, James Patrick Kelly, Nancy Kress, Mike Resnick, Connie Willis, Robert Silverberg, Kim Stanley Robinson, Kristine Kathyrn Rusch, Kathe Koja, Alexander Jablokov, Lois Tilton, William Gibson, Walter Jon Williams, Greg Egan, Karen Joy Fowler, Ian MacLeod, Kim Newman, Robert Siverberg, Pat Cadigan, Robert Reed, Gregory Benford, Geoffrey A. Landis, Ian MacDonald, Rick Shelley, Jack Dann, Brian W. Aldiss, Chris Beckett and Mark L. Van Name, along with the editor's annual summary of the year - 1991 - and his list of Honorable Mentions. Dustjacket advertises'more than 250,000 words of fantastic fiction'. 575 pp.
Condition: Near fine in a very good dust jacket.