The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities by Ann VanderMeer
Exhibits, Oddities, Images, and Stories from Top Authors and Artists

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“Some of the most interesting fantasist-fabulists writing today.”
Los Angeles Times

“A science-fiction symphony of strangeness....The Cabinet of Curiosities will give you a good jolt of wonder.”
Gainesville Times

You’ll be astonished by what you’ll find in The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities. Editors Ann and Jeff Vandermeer have gathered together a spectacular array of exhibits, oddities, images, and stories by some of the most renowned and bestselling writers and artists in speculative and graphic fiction, including Ted Chiang, Mike Mignola (creator of Hellboy), China Miéville, and Michael Moorcock. A spectacularly illustrated anthology of Victorian steampunk devices and the stories behind them, The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities is a boldly original, enthrallingly imaginative, and endlessly entertaining entry into a hidden world of weird science and unnatural nature that will appeal equally to fantasy lovers and graphic novel aficionados.

 

About Ann VanderMeer

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Ann VanderMeer is the Hugo Award-winning editor of Weird Tales and the founder of Buzzcity Press. She is the coeditor of numerous titles, including The Kosher Guide to Imaginary Animals, The New Weird, Steampunk, Steampunk II: Steampunk Reloaded, and The Steampunk Bible. She lives in Tallahassee, Florida.
 
Published July 12, 2011 by HarperCollins e-books. 336 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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SF Signal

A science fiction blog featuring science fiction book reviews and with frequent ramblings on fantasy, computers and the web.

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SF Signal

A science fiction blog featuring science fiction book reviews and with frequent ramblings on fantasy, computers and the web.

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SF Signal

Including contributions from Alan Moore, Lev Grossman, Mike Mignola, China MiÉville, Cherie Priest, Carrie Vaughn, Greg Broadmore, Naomi Novik, Garth Nix, Michael Moorcock , Holly Black, Jeffrey Ford, Ted Chiang, and many more.

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SF Signal

Kiernan’s entries, but in these cases one wishes to immerse the mind in the richness of the language, which is particularly strange to write given that Kiernan’s entry is an epistolary piece.

Jul 14 2011 | Read Full Review of The Thackery T. Lambshead Cab...

A Patchwork of Books

You can’t help it if your brain doesn’t want to be clever or smart or creative today!7) Going to the doctor’s or the bank or the library or the bookstore or a wedding or the park or a family reunion or on the bus or the bathroom or the soup isle and meeting someone who has a story that he/she thi...

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Escape Pod

Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities, edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, is an attempt to capture the same feeling in a book.

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