PHYSICIAN TO THE UNIVERSE: THE STORIES OF CLIFFORD D. SIMAK VOLUME 2 by Clifford D. Simak, edited by Phil Stephensen-Payne, iIntroduction by Barry N. Malzberg. Seattle, WA; Darkside Press; 2006. 1st edition hardcover.
Voted a Grand Master Award by SFWA, Clifford D. Simak was also honored with the Life Achievement Award from HWA and won numerous other awards during his distinguished career. While his novels have seen numerous reprints, a comprehensive collection of his short fiction has never been offered before. This is the second of a projected twelve-volume series which will at long last gather all of the short fiction of Clifford D. Simak into book form. Physician to the Universe provides the same delightful blend of old favorites and rare, previously unreprinted pieces that made Eternity Lost such a hit with fans. Noted author Barry N. Malzberg has provided the introduction. Included in this volume are:
New Folks' Home,
The Birch Clump Cylinder,
Mutiny on Mercury,
The Reformation of Hangman's Gulch,
Physician to the Universe;
Issued in a LIMITED NUMBERED edition of 500 copies. Fine in fine dj.