Nebula Award Stories Six Author:Multiple Slow Sculpture by Theodore Sturgeon — "Best Novelette of 1970" — A haunting tale of a brilliant scientist in self-exile, a world which misuses it's technological discoveries, a Japanese Bonsai tree, and the woman who penetrates the mystery of all three. — Ill Met in Lankhmar by Fritz Leiber — "Best Novella 1970" — As exotic as the tales of the Arabia... more »n Nights, the story of two men who plot to destroy the wicked "House of Thieves" in the notorious city of Lankhmar, men who prowl trough death-filled alleys to rob the rich, and their two women who fell victims to a deadly spell.« less
My favorite story in this book was the Fritz Leiber story "Ill Met in Lankhmar". This is the first story in the Fafhrd and Grey Mouser series. This is a great work of pulp fiction. If you love genre fantasy along the lines of Conan, give this one a try.