Fw: "esquivalience" is out

Douglas G. Wilson douglas at NB.NET
Sat Oct 8 14:46:15 UTC 2005

>>Nobody is
>>talking about creating new continents or sublexicons, but the
>>occasional small island or word seems harmless enough.  (And
>>occasionally piquant--cf. "The Island of the Map-Maker's Wife" by
>>Marilyn Sides, a story in her eponymous collection from ten or so
>>years ago.)

Another story (science fiction) based on a deliberately bogus encyclopedia
entry (a whole imaginary planet this time): Fred Saberhagen, "The
Annihilation of Angkor Apeiron".

-- Doug Wilson

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