CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH THE DEITY. [Atlanta, Georgia]: Peachtree Publishers, Ltd., . Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. Signed on the title page by Bishop. A collection of fourteen stories with introduction by Isaac Asimov. "Sophisticated, playful SF and fantasy stories on metaphysical, even mystical, themes. High spots include 'A Gift from the Graylanders' and 'Alien Graffiti.'" - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 71. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 4-61. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with a couple of mild rubs at edges. (#169545).
"1st printing" on copyright page.