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    George R. R. Martin. SIGNED/LIMITED. Songs the Dead Men Sing. Niles, Illinois: Dark Harvest, 1983. First edition. Copy 10 of 500 numbered copies signed by Martin. This copy is signed and inscribed by Martin "with warm regards" to "Von" on the half title page and signed by Algis Budrys, the author of the introduction, on the title page. Octavo, cloth. A fine copy in fine dust jacket and paper slipcase which has mild fading to edges. Laid into this copy is the publisher's flyer and a typed letter from Paul Mikol, addressed to "Von."

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    Collects nine stories including "Sandkings" (a Nebula Award winner), "Nightflyers," and "In the House of the Worm." "Nightflyers" is a variation on the old-dark-house theme featuring a psychotic sentient interstellar spaceship systematically murdering its crew; "Meathouse Man," is set on a planet where cybernetic zombies are used for slave labor and entertainment. "The Needle Men" is a medial horror story involving black market organ harvesters. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-254. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-215.



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