Gentleman Junkie AND The Deadly Streets

Harlan Ellison - Bill's Stuff - ARC

Grouped product items
Edition Qty
Advance Reading Copy Set - The Deadly Streets and Gentleman Junkie - Bill's Copy
Trade Edition Set - The Deadly Streets and Gentleman Junkie
Limited Edition - Matching Set

Description of Gentleman Junkie and Other Stories of the Hung-Up Generation

Dust jacket by Leo and Diane Dillon.

Raw, vital, uncopromising—here are portraits of the lost, the damned, the helpless, trying to get a handle on life. A startling collection of “hip” stories by an impressive young writer, torn from the shadows of the twilight world.

Table of Contents:

  •  Foreword: by Frank M. Robinson
  •  Introduction: The Children of the Nights
  •  Final Shtick
  •  Gentleman Junkie
  •  May We Also Speak? Four Statements from the Hung-Up Generation
  •  Daniel White for the Greater Good
  •  Lady Bug, Lady Bug
  •  Free with this Box!
  •  There's One on Every Campus
  •  At the Mountains of Blindness
  •  This is Jackie Spinning
  •  No Game for Children
  •  The Late, Great Arnie Draper
  •  High Dice
  •  Enter the Fantastic, Stage Center
  •  Someone is Hungrier
  •  Memory of a Muted Trumpet
  •  Turnpike
  •  Sally in Our Alley
  •  The Silence of Infidelity
  •  Have Coolth
  •  RFD #2
  •  No Fourth Commandment
  •  The Night of Delicate Terrors

Description of The Deadly Streets

Dust jacket by Leo and Diane Dillon

Muggers, slashers, street gangs, lurkers in the shadows: no need to read Lovecraft to be thoroughly terrified. Just read these 16 violent tales…or take a walk in the park tonight.

Table of Contents:

  •  New Introduction: Avoiding Dark Places
  •  Introduction to First Edition: Some Sketches of the Damned
  •  Rat Hater
  • “I'll Bet You a Death”
  • We Take Care of Our Dead
  •  The Man with the Golden Tongue
  •  Johnny Slice's Stoolie
  •  Joy Ride
  •  Buy Me That Blade
  •  The Hippie-Slayer
  •  Kid Killer
  •  With a Knife in Her Hand
  •  Sob Story (written with Henry Slesar)
  •  Look Me in the Eye, Boy!
  •  The Dead Shot
  •  Ship-Shape Pay-Off (written with Robert Silverberg)
  •  Made in Heaven
  •  Students of the Assassin

Limitation Information

Limited: 250 signed numbered sets including one copy of Gentleman Junkie and one copy of The Deadly Streets, bound in leather, the two volumes housed in a custom slipcase.  Note: Mr. Ellison is signing one volume of each set, though both volumes will be numbered and sold out pre-publication

Trade: 750 fully cloth bound hardcover copies (we are selling these individually and they are now in-stock)


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Publisher Subterranean Press