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Common clay

20 odd stories

by Brian W. Aldiss

  • 258 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

  • Science fiction, English

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBrian W. Aldiss ; illustrations by Rosamund Chorley & Brian Aldiss.
    LC ClassificationsPR6051.L3 C66 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination333 p. :
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL805988M
    ISBN 100312139489
    LC Control Number95042572

    Get this from a library! Common clay: 20 odd stories. [Brian W Aldiss] -- Twenty-three stories on such subjects as The God Who Slept with Women and The Mistakes, Miseries, and Misfortunes of Mankind. The story, Making My Father Read Revered Writings, is on the different. Ceramic Technology for Potters and Sculptors is an accessible, comprehensive instructional manual that demonstrates the technology involved in making and firing ceramics. Divided into three parts—Background Sciences, Workshop Practice, and Raw Materials; Clay Bodies, Slips, and Casting Slips; and Glaze and Color—this book covers the whole process from start to finish.5/5(2).

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Common clay by Brian W. Aldiss Download PDF EPUB FB2

Common clay Hardcover – January 1, by Charles Counts (Author)5/5(1). Common Clay: A Novelization Of Cleves Kinkead's Drama Paperback – Septem by D. Torbett (Author), Cleves Kinkead (Author)Author: D.

Torbett, Cleves Kinkead. Common Clay Paperback – January 1, by Martha Emmert (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Martha Emmert. aka The Secret of This Book (UK title) Even for a collection of Brian Aldiss stories, Common Clay is unconventional.

Many of these tales are interrelated, linked by their themes of /5. Common Clay: A Drama In Four Acts by Cleves Kinkead (Author) ISBN Format: Paperback. “Common Clay” is a story of becoming. Fatherless mill village boy, Willis Clay, through stages becomes the guiding light of a Southern town.

In this well told tale stretching from the depths of the Depression to the social convulsions of the Vietnam era, John Hickman builds a world around Willis Clay, whose strength of character is the fulcrum of this powerful : John Hickman.

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Uncommon Clay shares a number of themes with the other books in the series: the importance of place and family, the destructive force of egotism and greed, and the changes that come with. The latest collection from British grandmaster Aldiss (A Tupolev Too Far,etc.) includes six original stories among the reprints,the whole being knitted together with unsettling fictional-autobiographical musings and others comments.

An inveterate traveler, Aldiss lets his experiences emerge in stories with a wide variety of settings: ``The Mistakes, Miseries, and Misfortunes of. Very Good. Counts, Charles. Common Clay. Atlanta: Droke House/Hallux, 1st edition. Illustrated.

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Her eighth adventure finds North Carolina Judge Deborah Knott (Storm Track,etc.) in a courtroom in Asheboro, not far from her Seagrove home, where she’ll be overseeing the equitable distribution of property between just-divorced Sandra Kay and James Lucas Nordan.

He's the son of Amos, owner of the well-known Nordan Pottery. Amos now produces only small pieces, in the wake of Author: Margaret Maron.

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