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Casey Agonistes (1958) [Short Story]
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Summary (IBList user synopsis):

Terminal patients in the TB ward of a military hospital imagine a giant ape, Casey, who becomes their ally against the hated hospital bureaucracy.

The story has appeared in many anthologies, including The Legend Book of Science Fiction.

Original title: Casey Agonistes
Original languages: English

Quotes: 1 (show them)

Genre: FictionScience Fiction

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Masters of Darkness II (1988) [Anthology]
      Authors: George R. R. Martin , Tanith Lee , Barry N. Malzberg , George Alec Effinger , Charles L. Grant , Fritz Leiber , Frank Belknap Long , Damon Knight , Manly Wade Wellman , Kate Wilhelm , Whitley Strieber , Thomas F. Monteleone , Lisa Tuttle , Joseph Payne Brennan , Richard McKenna
     Legend Book of Science Fiction, the (1991) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ursula K. Le Guin , Roger Zelazny , William Gibson , Brian W. Aldiss , Samuel R. Delany , Cordwainer Smith , Bruce Sterling , Keith Roberts , Lucius Shepard , Pat Cadigan , L. Sprague de Camp , Jack Vance , James Tiptree, Jr. , Damon Knight , Michael Swanwick , Theodore Sturgeon , John Kessel , Howard Waldrop , Gene Wolfe , Connie Willis , Ed Bryant , Joanna Russ , Jack Dann , R. A. Lafferty , Edgar Pangborn , Richard McKenna


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