IF THE STARS ARE GODS. New York: Published by Berkley Publishing Corporation Distributed by G. P. Putnam's Sons, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. "An episodic narrative involving encounters with some odd aliens. Ruminative and worthy. As with everything Benford has a hand in, the science is excellent." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition, p. 182. An early portion of this novel won the 1974 Nebula award for best novelette. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 4-56. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 1004-07. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#495).
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