Cover by Tom Kidd.
This expanded, 35th anniversary edition of Harlan Ellison’s most iconic collection included three new short stories and three new non-fiction pieces.
Foreword: Oblations at Alien Altars
A Word about Time
From A to Z, in the Sarsaparilla Alphabet
The Whimper of Whipped Dogs [1974 Edgar Allan Poe Award, Best Short Story]
Along the Scenic Route
On the Downhill Side
O Ye of Little Faith
Scartaris, June 28th
Basilisk [1972 Locus Poll Award, Best Short Fiction]
The Face of Helene Bournouw
Adrift Just Off the Islets of Langerhans: Latitude 38°54′ N, Longitude 77°00′ 13″ W W [1975 Hugo Award, Best Novelette; 1975 Locus Poll Award, Best Novelette]
Ernest and the Machine God
Delusion for a Dragon Slayer
Shattered Like a Glass Goblin
Pretty Maggie Moneyeyes
At the Mouse Circus
The Place With No Name
The Man Who Rowed Christopher Columbus Ashore [included in 1993 edition of BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES]
The Deathbird [1973 Jupiter Award, Best Short Story; 1974 Hugo Award, Best Novelette; 1974 Locus Poll Award, Best Short Fiction]
Afterword: Moving in Mysterious Ways
A Word About the Cover Art
Material in red is exclusive to this Expanded Edition of DEATHBIRD STORIES; these pieces cannot be found in other editions of the book.
394p, First Expanded Trade Hardcover Edition. ISBN: 9781596060852.