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Pilgrimage to Earth (1957) [Collection]
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Contents:

  • Pilgrimage to Earth: A hayseed from Kazanga IV finds true love among the fleshpots of Old Earth. (originally published in Playboy as 'Love, Inc.')
  • All the Things You Are: Diplomacy's awkward when you make them sneeze.
  • Trap**: Beware of traps marked 'TRAP!'
  • The Body: Good boy, Professor!
  • Early Model: Sorcery gets Science's demon.
  • Disposal Service: Let us help you lose that inconvenient body.
  • Human Man's Burden: A robot's a robot, but a good mail order bride is hard to keep!
  • Fear in the Night: Snake dreamsss...
  • Bad Medicine**: Lie back and remember your goricae...you're a very sick Martian!
  • Protection: Be safe: Don't lesnerize!
  • Earth, Air, Fire and Water: The perfect spacesuit? Of course not.
  • Deadhead: A man with no specialist training on Mars can take the next ship back to Earth...if he came on one.
  • The Academy: Seek help before your Psycho rating hits 7.
  • Milk Run: Gregor & Arnold wrangle a ship full of space critters.
  • The Lifeboat Mutiny: Joe the Interstellar Junkman sells G. and A. a Drome lifeboat that's still fighting the war.

** Originally published using the pseudonym "Finn O'Donnevan".

Original title: Pilgrimage to Earth
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionScience Fiction


The following works are contained within this one:
     Pilgrimage to Earth (1956) [Short Story]
      Author: Robert Sheckley
     All the Things You Are (1956) [Short Story]
      Author: Robert Sheckley

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Pilgrimage to Earth (1957)
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Language: English

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Pilgrimage to Earth (1957)

Publisher: Ace Books
ISBN: 0441663850

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