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The moon moth

Jack Vance

The moon moth

by Jack Vance

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Published by First Second in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementbased on the short story by Jack Vance ; illustrated by Humayoun Ibrahim
ContributionsIbrahim, Humayoun
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6727.V359 M66 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25046464M
ISBN 109781596433670
LC Control Number2011037038

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The Moon Moth Jack Vance and Humayoun Ibraham. Roaring Brook/First Second, $ trade paper (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book Barely out of school. The Moth Radio Hour features beloved stories from live shows around the world and behind-the-scenes commentary from our artistic team. The series debuted in and airs on more than stations. The Moth Podcast. The Moth Podcast features stories from our Mainstage, StorySLAM and Community programs. Episodes are released every Tuesday.

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And now this intricately The moon moth book tale is available in glorious full color as a new graphic novel.3/5(15). Jack Vance's "The moon moth" is one of the most intriguing stories I have read.

Published in the Aug. Galaxy magazine, it is really a social psychology or social anthropology essay. It takes place on Sirene, where the society has decreed that every one must wear a /5(8). The Moon Moth was a short story written by Jack Vance and my favorite of all short stories I have ever read.

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Spend more time reading and less time figuring out what to read. Choose from five monthly reads, vetted by cool people with great taste. Start reading today. "The Moon Moth," is a marvelous work, a novelette of 39 pages that was first published in Galaxy Magazine in It takes place on the planet Sirene where adherence to specific local customs and protocol is more important than money or even life itself/5.

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A girl from Queens learns to think big. The story of Merle Oberon’s hidden past captured Lindsay Jayne Ashford’s imagination. When she pitched me the idea for Whisper of the Moon Moth, I was immediately taken with it too. Even though things have changed dramatically both in Hollywood and in /5().

The Moon Moth: Summary (The original story's chronology was slightly reordered for dramatic effect. I have straightened it out here.) Edwer Thissel, a recent graduate of the Institute, has been ordered to Sirene as consular representative of the Home Planets (Oikumene).

comic books, but this graphic novel is a failure as such, being booring and flat in its full length. The poor and unimaginative art does not make justice nor profit from the pearl of short story that Vance's "The Moon Moth 3/5(10).

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