From: William Denton (
Date: 23 Jan 2000

On 22 January 2000, wrote:

: Does Shaw write the intro? Does he say anything about his editorial
: practices: what he told the writers, for instance? What are the
: contents? I have most if not all of the recent anthologies and wonder
: if the omnibus would be worth the money as a read...

Shaw's intro is four and a half pages of mass market size book, and it's no in-depth look at his practices and work. I think you'd be much better off trying to get the book through interlibrary loan, to see if it's what you want, than dropping $100 on it.

The contents are listed at


William Denton : Toronto, Canada : : Caveat lector.

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