Science Fiction Quotations Book Announcement

Fred Shapiro fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Thu Aug 4 13:24:21 UTC 2005

I hope I will be forgiven a book plug, since the book in question is one
that should be of interest to many on this list.

Yale University Press is publishing in August a book by Gary Westfahl
entitled Science Fiction Quotations.  This is the first real book of
science fiction quotations, and I can attest from having seen the
manuscript that it is an absolutely first-rate work in terms of both
capturing the important quotations and presenting texts and sources with
great accuracy.  Gary Westfahl is a leading scholar of science fiction

Price is $25.00.  The ISBN is 0-300-10800-1.  The book is listed on
Amazon, and at

[Full Disclosure:  I have a slight financial interest in the success of
this book.]

Fred Shapiro

Fred R. Shapiro                             Editor
Associate Librarian for Collections and     YALE DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS
  Access and Lecturer in Legal Research     Yale University Press,
Yale Law School                             forthcoming
e-mail: fred.shapiro at     

More information about the Ads-l mailing list