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Publication: A Bait of Dreams

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  • Publication: A Bait of Dreams Publication Record # 215
  • Author: Jo Clayton
  • Date: 1985-02-00
  • ISBN: 0-88677-001-7 [978-0-88677-001-3]
  • Publisher: DAW Books
  • Pub. Series: DAW Collectors
  • Pub. Series #: 613
  • Price: $3.50
  • Pages: 404
  • Format:
    pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
  • Type: COLLECTION
  • Cover: A Bait of Dreams by Ken Kelly [as by Ken W. Kelly]
  • Notes:
    • First printing February 1985.
    • 1st printing as per number line.
    • Copyright © 1985 by Jo Clayton.
    • Cover art by Ken W. Kelly. Signature "K.W.K." at bottom right front cover for Ken W. Kelly.
    • DAW Collector's Book No. 613.
    • "Some sections of this books were published in Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, including in slightly different versions those parts entitled A Bait of Dreams, A Thirst for Broken Water, Southwind My Mother, and Companioning. These are copyright © 1979 and 1980 by Davis Publications, Inc." from copyright page.
    • "-a five-summer quest-" below title on title page.
    • No ToC or individual story headers in book.
    • "First Summer's Tale" above separator line and then A Bait of Dreams on title story page.
    • "Second and Third Summers" above separator line and then Interlude Among the Shaborn.
    • "The Fourth Summer's Tale" above separator line and then A Thirst for Broken Water.
    • "Fifth Summer's Tale" above "(Part One)" above separator line and then Sourthwind My Mother.
    • "Fifth Summer's Tale" above "(Part Two)" above separator line and then Companioning.
    • "Fifth Summer's Tale" above "(Part Three)" above separator line and then Currents.
    • "Summer's End" above separator line and then Old Aquaintances and New.
    • UE2001 in pricing line starting at top left and going across top front cover.
    • Cover art is wraparound.
    • Book is described on back as "an exciting new fantasy novel". It appears as a fix-up novel at best.
    • Canada pricing C$3.95.
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Collection Title: A Bait of Dreams • [Diadem Universe] • (1985) • collection by Jo Clayton

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