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By Reginald Bretnor, Grendel Briarton

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The overdue Reginald Bretnor (1911-1992) used to be by no means a prolific author -- he wrote just a handful of books and approximately a hundred brief tales (and greater than a hundred and twenty short-short "Feghoots" lower than his Grendel Briarton pseudonym) -- over a 45-year writing profession. as well as wars, weaponry, and technological know-how fiction, Bretnor's extensive pursuits integrated cats. (And puns. Did we point out the terrible puns?) those topics are all touched on during this assortment. A sly humorousness permeates Bretnor’s fiction, and as we paintings to digitize his whole physique of labor and current it to readers in a sequence of Reginald Bretnor Megapacks, we all know you’ll rejoice studying it all.

Included during this quantity are:

SUGAR PLUM

GNURRS COME FROM THE VOODVORK OUT

CAT

MAYBE somewhat ONE

UNKNOWN THINGS

BUG-GETTER

AUNT'S FLIGHT

DR. BIRDMOUSE

THE guy ON TOP

THE BEASTS THAT PERISH

WITHOUT (GENERAL) ISSUE

MATING SEASON

MRS. PIGAFETTA SWIMS WELL

THE MURDERERS' CIRCLE

PAPER TIGER

FUNGO THE UNRIGHTEOUS

ALL THE TEA IN CHINA

THROUGH TIME AND house WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (5)

THROUGH TIME AND area WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (9)

THROUGH TIME AND house WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (11)

THROUGH TIME AND house WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (13)

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THROUGH TIME AND area WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (95)

THROUGH TIME AND house WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (101)

THROUGH TIME AND house WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (108)

THROUGH TIME AND area WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (EPSILON)

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