Voyages by Starlight

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Voyages by Starlight
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Dust-jacket illustration by Nicholas Jainschigg for Voyages by Starlight
Author Ian R. MacLeod
Cover artist Nicholas Jainschigg
Country United States
Language English
Genre Science fiction, Horror short stories
Publisher Arkham House
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardback)
Pages xii, 269 pp
ISBN 0-87054-171-4
OCLC 34772339
823/.914 20
LC Class PR6063.A24996 V69 1996

Voyages by Starlight is a collection of science fiction and horror stories by author Ian R. MacLeod. It was released in 1996 and was the author's first book. It was published by Arkham House in an edition of 2,542 copies. The stories originally appeared in Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction and Weird Tales.


Voyages by Starlight contains the following stories:

  1. "Introduction", by Michael Swanwick
  2. "Ellen O’Hara"
  3. "Green"
  4. "Starship Day"
  5. "The Giving Mouth"
  6. "The Perfect Stranger"
  7. "Tirkiluk"
  8. "Papa"
  9. "1/72nd Scale"
  10. "Marnie"
  11. "Grownups"


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