BUDAYEEN NIGHTS ... With a Foreword and Story Introductions by Barbara Hambly. [Urbana, IL]: Golden Gryphon Press, 2003. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Collects nine stories, all Effinger's tales of Budayeen, a ghetto-like walled city in the North African desert controlled by Friedlander Bey, a godfather-type crime boss, with story notes and an introduction by Barbara Hambly. This posthumously published collection of short fiction includes "Schrödinger's Kitten" -- first published in OMNI, September 1988 -- which won both Hugo and Nebula awards for best novelette. 3000 copies printed. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#145881).
First edition so stated on copyright page.