AXIOMATIC. London: Millennium An Orion Book, . Octavo, boards. First edition. The author's first collection of short fiction. "Notable short works from near the end of the twentieth century are assembled in two collections, AXIOMATIC (coll 1995) and LUMINOUS (1998); the best of these stories –- tales like "The Caress" (January 1990 ASIMOV'S) and "Learning to Be Me" (July 1990 INTERZONE) -- are among the finest of their period. "Learning to Be Me", for instance, embeds radical speculations about the nature of consciousness and Identity in a compact tale of a life both ordinary and fractured by the process of Upload." - SFE (online). Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-366. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#168327).
'This edition first published in 1995 ..." on copyright page.