Detailed view for the Book: Dangerous Visions (Anthology)

This book was conceived out of a need for new horizons, new directions, new styles in the literature of our time. All the stories are presented here for the first time and many deal with subjects which are considered taboo in the popular magazines. This is a revolutionary book.

You will find new young writers like Samuel Delany side-by-side with established craftsmen such as Howard Rodman, with veterans in the field such as Miriam Allen deFord and Theodore Sturgeon. You will find traditionalists like Poul Anderson chockablock with wildly experimental writers such as Philip Jose Farmer and others whose works are avant guarde, demanding and unusual - Sonya Dorman, Carol Emshwiller, J.G. Ballard and John Brunner.

Controversial, different, and in many ways dangerous stories. Ideas of men used to dealing with the future and the mind of man. The visions of these men. Their best . . . their DANGEROUS VISIONS.

Illustrations by Leo and Diane Dillon accompany each short story.

Foreword 1 - The Second Revolution by Isaac Asimov
Foreword 2 - Harlan and I by Isaac Asimov
Thirty-Two Soothsayers (introduction) by Harlan Ellison
Evensong by Lester del Rey
Flies by Robert Silverberg
The Day After the Day the Martians Came by Frederik Pohl
Riders of the Purple Wage by Philip Jose Farmer (Hugo Award for best novella)
The Malley System by Miriam Allen deFord
A Toy for Juliette by Robert Bloch
The Prowler in the City at the Edge of the World by Harlan Ellison
The Night That All Time Broke Out by Brian W. Aldiss
The Man Who Went to the Moon -- Twice by Howard Rodman
Faith of Our Fathers by Philip K. Dick
The Jigsaw Man by Larry Niven
Gonna Roll the Bones by Fritz Leiber (Hugo and Nebula awards for Best Novelette)
Lord Randy, My Son by Joe L. Hensley
Eutopia by Poul Anderson
Incident in Moderan and The Escaping by David R. Bunch
The Doll-House by James Cross (pseudonym)
Sex and/or Mr. Morrison by Carol Emshwiller
Shall the Dust Praise Thee? by Damon Knight
If All Men Were Brothers, Would You Let One Marry Your Sister? by Theodore Sturgeon
What Happened to Auguste Clarot? by Larry Eisenberg
Ersatz by Henry Slesar
Go, Go, Go, Said the Bird by Sonya Dorman
The Happy Breed by John Sladek
Encounter with a Hick by Jonathan Brand
From the Government Printing Office by Kris Neville
Land of the Great Horses by R. A. Lafferty
The Recognition by J. G. Ballard
Judas by John Brunner
Test to Destruction by Keith Laumer
Carcinoma Angels by Norman Spinrad
Auto-da-Fe by Roger Zelazny
Aye, and Gomorrah by Samuel R. Delany (Nebula Award for best short story, 1967)

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