The Breath of Suspension

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
The Breath of Suspension
Breath of suspension.jpg
Dust-jacket illustration by Jeffrey K. Potter.
AuthorAlexander Jablokov
IllustratorJeffrey K. Potter
Cover artistJeffrey K. Potter
CountryUnited States
GenreScience fiction
PublisherArkham House
Publication date
Media typePrint (hardback)
Pagesviii, 318
813/.54 20
LC ClassPS3560.A116 B74 1994

The Breath of Suspension is a collection of science fiction stories by American writer Alexander Jablokov. It was released in 1994 and was the author's first book published by Arkham House . It was published in an edition of 3,496 copies. the stories originally appeared in Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine.


The Breath of Suspension contains the following stories:

  1. "The Breath of Suspension"
  2. "Living Will"
  3. "Many Mansions"
  4. "The Death Artist"
  5. "At the Cross-Time Jaunters' Ball"
  6. "Above Ancient Seas"
  7. "Deathbinder"
  8. "The Ring of Memory"
  9. "Beneath the Shadow of Her Smile"
  10. "A Deeper Sea"


  • Chalker, Jack L.; Mark Owings (1998). The Science-Fantasy Publishers: A Bibliographic History, 1923-1998. Westminster, MD and Baltimore: Mirage Press, Ltd. p. 59.
  • Joshi, S.T. (1999). Sixty Years of Arkham House: A History and Bibliography. Sauk City, WI: Arkham House. pp. 165–166. ISBN 0-87054-176-5.
  • Nielsen, Leon (2004). Arkham House Books: A Collector's Guide. Jefferson, NC and London: McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 139. ISBN 0-7864-1785-4.

External links[edit]