Ox Author:Piers Anthony The fantastic tale of an alternate world inhabited by savage robot machines...and three trapped scientists. Their names Cal, Veg, and Aquilon - the most resourceful - and rebellious of Earth's dimension epxlorers, and with them came their alient companions, the mantas. Strange flying beings, half animal, half fungus, the mantas possessed the ke... more »enest senses of any creatures in the universe, a gift which more than once saved the lives of their human friends.
Somehow the trio had to find their way back to their own dimension before each fell victim to the death-dealing mechanical creatures that roamed this weird land.
•Author: Piers Anthony
•Publisher: Nelson Doubleday / SFBC
•Cover: Richard V. Corben
•Notes: ◦First edition (not stated). The "Nelson Doubleday" imprint implies an original publication by Doubleday book clubs. This edition appeared six months before the Avon paperback edition.
◦"Book Club Edition" printed at the bottom of the front flap of the dustjacket indicates a printing by Doubleday for its various book clubs.
◦Selection of the Science Fiction Book Club for February 1976.
◦No printed price or stated date of publication. Date is from the list provided by SFBC editor Andrew Wheeler to the rec.arts.sf.written newsgroup.
◦"1901" printed at the bottom on the back flap of the dustjacket.
◦"Jacket Painting by Richard V. Corben" printed on the back flap of the dustjacket.« less