The Ends of the Earth (short story collection)

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The Ends of the Earth
The Ends of the Earth (anthology) coverart.jpg
Dust-jacket illustration by Jeffrey K. Potter Tutor for The Ends of the Earth
Author Lucius Shepard
Illustrator Jeffrey K. Potter
Cover artist Jeffrey K. Potter
Country United States
Language English
Genre Science fiction, horror
Published 1991 (Arkham House)
Media type Print (hardback)
Pages x, 484 pp
ISBN 0-87054-161-7
OCLC 21762304
813/.54 20
LC Class PS3569.H3939 E5 1991

The Ends of the Earth is a collection of science fiction and horror stories by author Lucius Shepard. It was released in 1991 and was the author's second book published by Arkham House . It was published in an edition of 4,655 copies. The stories originally appeared in Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction and other magazines.


The Ends of the Earth contains the following stories:

  1. "The Ends of the Earth"
  2. "Delta Sly Honey"
  3. "Bound for Glory"
  4. "The Exercise of Faith"
  5. "Nomans Land"
  6. "Life of Buddha"
  7. "Shades"
  8. "Aymara"
  9. "A Wooden Tiger"
  10. "The Black Clay Boy"
  11. "Fire Zone Emerald"
  12. "On the Border"
  13. "The Scalehunter's Beautiful Daughter"
  14. "Surrender"


  • London: Millennium, 1994.



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