Merlusine single work   short story   fantasy   science fiction  
Issue Details: First known date: 1998 1998
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  • First appeared in The Horns of Elfland edited by Ellen Kushner, Donald G. Keller and Delia Sherman. New York, N.Y. : Penguin Group, 1997.
  • Epigraph: The Universal Mother, capricious in her invention, commits her errors and failures when matter is lacking, or when it is plentiful, or when she is on the point of shaping her Work, or when the faculty is disordered or defective. It is not a new thing in the world ...

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y The Year's Best : Australian Science Fiction and Fantasy : Volume 2 Jonathan Strahan (editor), Jeremy G. Byrne (editor), Pymble : HarperCollins , 1998 Z461004 1998 anthology short story science fiction fantasy horror Pymble : HarperCollins , 1998 pg. 216-253
  • Appears in:
    y A Tour Guide in Utopia Lucy Sussex , Parramatta : MirrorDanse Editions , 2005 Z1228043 2005 selected work short story novella prose fantasy science fiction horror A small press collection of short stories, all previously published, some dating from 1994. Parramatta : MirrorDanse Editions , 2005 pg. 169-199
  • Appears in:
    y Matilda Told Such Dreadful Lies : The Essential Lucy Sussex Lucy Sussex , Greenwood : Ticonderoga Publications , 2011 Z1770352 2011 selected work short story 'Matilda Told Such Dreadful Lies: The Essential Lucy Sussex collects 25 stories spanning the amazing 28 year career of one of the legends of Australian genre fiction.' (Publisher's blurb) Greenwood : Ticonderoga Publications , 2011 pg. 21-48
Last amended 24 Nov 2011