"The Faceless Man"

Title"The Faceless Man"
Year for Search1971
AuthorsVance, Jack [John Holbrook](1916-2013)
Secondary TitleThe Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction
Volume / Edition 40.2 - 3
Pagination5-58; 57-107
Date PublishedFebruary - March 1971
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Authoritarian dystopia in which every adult must wear an explosive device around their neck which can be set off by the rulers.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. as The Anome. Durdane: Book 1. New York: Dell, 1973. U. K. ed. London: Coronet, 1975. Repub. as The Faceless Man. New York: Ace Books, 1978; and as Durdane 1. The Faceless Man. San Francisco, CA: Columbia, PA: Underwood-Miller, 1984. Rpt. in Durdane. London: VGSF, 1989, which also contains The Brave Free Men. Durdane: Book II (New York: Dell, 1972) and The Asutra (New York: Dell, 1973). All are separately paged. Durdane is also rpt. as vol. 27 of The Complete Works of Jack Vance. Oakland, CA: Vance Integral Editions, 2005The Anome (1-206); The Brave Free Men (207-422); and The Asutra (223-617).

Holding Institutions

HRC, L, Merril, MoU-St, TxU

Author Note

(1916-2013)

Full Text

1971 Vance, Jack [John Holbrook] (1916-2013). “The Faceless Man.” The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction 40.2 - 3 (February - March 1971): 5-58; 57-107. Rpt. as The Anome. Durdane: Book 1. New York: Dell, 1973. U. K. ed. London: Coronet, 1975. Repub. as The Faceless Man. New York: Ace Books, 1978; and as Durdane 1. The Faceless Man. San Francisco, CA: Columbia, PA: Underwood-Miller, 1984. Rpt. in Durdane. London: VGSF, 1989, which also contains The Brave Free Men. Durdane: Book II (New York: Dell, 1972) and The Asutra (New York: Dell, 1973). All are separately paged. Durdane is also rpt. as vol. 27 of The Complete Works of Jack Vance. Oakland, CA: Vance Integral Editions, 2005. The Anome (1-206); The Brave Free Men (207-422); and The Asutra (223-617). HRC, L, Merril, MoU-St, TxU

Authoritarian dystopia in which every adult must wear an explosive device around their neck which can be set off by the rulers.