ARTIFICIAL THINGS. Toronto, New York, London, Sydney, Auckland: Bantam Books, . Octavo, printed salmon wrappers. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. The author's first book, a collection of thirteen stories. Nominee for the 1987 Philip K. Dick Award. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-418. Hartwell, 200 Significant SF Books by Women, 1984-2001. Light crease to rear cover, just a hint of dust soiling to wrappers, else a fine copy. An uncommon proof. (#104381).