"The Moon Moth"

Title"The Moon Moth"
Year for Search1961
AuthorsVance, Jack [John Holbrook](1916-2013)
Secondary TitleGalaxy Magazine
Volume / Edition 19.6
Pagination159-94
Date PublishedAugust 1961
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Primarily an adventure and mystery novel but set in a complex society in which communication is through a complex series of stringed instruments and everyone must wear a mask. Status is the main concern.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in his The World Between and Other Stories (New York: Ace Books, 1965), 36-74. Ace Double bound with his Monsters in Orbit. Rev. in The Moon Moth and Other Stories. vol. 17 of The Complete Works of Jack Vance (Oakland, CA: Vance Integral Editions, 2002), 203-50; and in The Jack Vance Treasury. Ed. Terry Dowling and Jonathan Strahan (Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, 2007), 453-87.

Holding Institutions

Merril, PSt

Author Note

(1916-2013)

Full Text

1961 Vance, Jack [John Holbrook] (1916-2013). “The Moon Moth.” Galaxy Magazine 19.6 (August 1961): 159-94. Rpt. in his The World Between and Other Stories (New York: Ace Books, 1965), 36-74. Ace Double bound with his Monsters in Orbit. Rev. in The Moon Moth and Other Stories. vol. 17 of The Complete Works of Jack Vance (Oakland, CA: Vance Integral Editions, 2002), 203-50; and in The Jack Vance Treasury. Ed. Terry Dowling and Jonathan Strahan (Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, 2007), 453-87. Merril, PSt

Primarily an adventure and mystery novel but set in a complex society in which communication is through a complex series of stringed instruments and everyone must wear a mask. Status is the main concern.