The Perfect Host

Volume V: The Complete Stories of Theodore Sturgeon

by Theodore Sturgeon

The fifth of ten volumes that will reprint all Sturgeon's short fiction covers his prolific output volume contains 15 classics and two previously unpublished stories, including "Quietly."

The Perfect Host provides enough of a representative sampling of Sturgeon's "greatest hits" to give the uninitiated a good sense of what all the fuss was about way back when. At the same time it offers a generous selection of alternate takes and rarities, notably several of Sturgeon's best forays into other forms of genre writing, plus previously unreleased cuts and liner notes.

First Published: 1998
Short Story/Novella Collection

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The Perfect Host
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ISBN: 9781556432842      ISBN 10: 1556432844
Publisher: North Atlantic Books  1998

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Publisher: North Atlantic Books  2000

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