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100 Great Fantasy Short Short Stories

Edited by Isaac Asimov, Terry Carr, and Martin Harry Greenberg

Published in hardcover by Doubleday (ISBN 0-385-18165-5) in April 1984.
Paperback release by Avon (ISBN 0-380-69917-6) in August 1985.

Table of Contents:

  • "The Abraham Lincoln Murder Case" by Rick Norwood
  • "A Dozen of Everything" by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  • "The Anatomy Lesson" by Scott Russell Sanders
  • "And I Alone Am Escaped to Tell Thee" by Roger Zelazny
  • "Angelica" by Jane Yolen
  • "Apocryphal Fragment" by Edward Wellen
  • "A Prophecy of Monsters" by Clark Ashton Smith
  • "At the Bureau" by Steve Rasnic Tem
  • "Aunt Agatha" by Doris Pitkin Buck
  • "The Boulevard of Broken Dreams" by Harlan Ellison
  • "But Not the Herald" by Roger Zelazny
  • "Chained" by Barry N. Malzberg
  • "Chalk Talk" by Edward Wellen
  • "Climacteric" by Avram Davidson
  • "The Contest" by Robert J. Sawyer
  • "Controlled Experiment" by Rick Conley
  • "The Curse of Hooligan's Bar" by Charles E. Fritch
  • "The Dark Ones" by Richard Christian Matheson
  • "Dead Call" by William F. Nolan
  • "Deadline" by Mel Gilden
  • "Deal with the D.E.V.I.L." by Theodore R. Cogswell
  • "The Devil Finds Work" by Mack Reynolds
  • "Devlin's Dream" by George Clayton Johnson
  • "Displaced Person" by Eric Frank Russell
  • "Echoes" by Lawrence C. Connolly
  • "Ex Oblivione" by H. P. Lovecraft [writing as Ward Phillips]
  • "Farewell Party" by Richard Wilson
  • "Feeding Time" by James E. Gunn
  • "Final Version" by John Morressy
  • "Five Minutes Early" by Robert Sheckley
  • "Freedom" by Rick Norwood
  • "Garage Sale" by Janet Fox
  • "Getting Back to Before It Began" by Raylyn Moore
  • "The Giveaway" by Steve Rasnic Tem
  • "Give Her Hell" by Donald A. Wollheim
  • "God's Nose" by Damon Knight
  • "The Good Husband" by Evelyn E. Smith
  • "The Handler" by Damon Knight
  • "The Haters" by Donald A. Wollheim
  • "The House" by André Maurois
  • "How Georges Duchamps Discovered a Plot to Take Over the World" by Alexei Panshin
  • "The Human Angle" by William Tenn
  • "The Importance of Being Important" by Calvin W. Demmon
  • "Interview with a Gentleman Farmer" by Bruce Boston
  • "Judgment Day" by Jack C. Haldeman II
  • "Just One More" by Edward D. Hoch
  • "The Lady and the Merman" by Jane Yolen
  • "The Last Unicorns" by Edward D. Hoch
  • "The Last Wizard" by Avram Davidson
  • "Letters from Camp" by Al Sarrantonio
  • "L is for Loup-Garou" by Harlan Ellison
  • "Love Filter" by Gregg Chamberlain
  • "The Maiden's Sacrifice" by Edward D. Hoch
  • "Malice Aforethought" by Donald A. Wollheim [writing as David Grinnell]
  • "The Man Who Sold Rope to the Gnoles" by Margaret St. Clair [writing as Idris Seabright]
  • "Miranda-Escobedo" by James Sallis
  • "Mr. Wilde's Second Chance" by Joanna Russ
  • "Mortimer Snodgrass Turtle" by Jack C. Haldeman II
  • "Mouse-Kitty" by Rick Norwood
  • "Naturally" by Fredric Brown
  • "Night Visions" by Jack M. Dann
  • "Once Upon a Unicorn" by F. M. Busby
  • "$1.98" by Arthur Porges
  • "Opening a Vein" by Bill Pronzini & Barry N. Malzberg
  • "The Other" by Katherine MacLean
  • "The Other One" by Rick Norwood
  • "The Other Train Phenomenon" by Richard Bowker
  • "The Painters Are Coming Today" by Steve Rasnic Tem
  • "Paranoid Fantasy #1" by Lawrence Watt-Evans
  • "Perchance to Dream" by Katherine MacLean
  • "Personality Problem" by Joe R. Lansdale
  • "Pharaoh's Revenge" by C. Bruce Hunter
  • "Pick-up for Olympus" by Edgar Pangborn
  • "The Poor" by Steve Rasnic Tem
  • "Prayer War" by Jonathan V. Post
  • "The Prophecy" by Bill Pronzini
  • "The Rag Thing" by Donald A. Wollheim [writing as David Grinnell]
  • "The Recording" by Gene Wolfe
  • "Red Carpet Treatment" by Robert Lipsyte
  • "The Sacrifice" by Gardner R. Dozois
  • "Santa's Tenth Reindeer" by Gordon Van Gelder
  • "The Second Short-Shortest Fantasy Ever Published" by Barry N. Malzberg
  • "Sleep" by Steve Rasnic Tem
  • "Some Days Are Like That" by Bruce J. Balfour
  • "Temporarily at Liberty" by Lawrence Goldman
  • "The Thing That Stared" by Richard Wilson
  • "Thinking the Unthinkable" by Wil Creveling
  • "The Third Wish" [originally published under the title "Omnia Triste"]" by Rick Norwood
  • "Those Three Wishes" by Judith Gorog
  • "Thus I Refute" by Terry Carr
  • "The Toe" by Phyllis Ann Karr
  • "Tommy's Christmas" by John R. Little
  • "The Tower Bird" by Jane Yolen
  • "Vernon's Dragon" by John Gregory Betancourt
  • "Voodoo" by Fredric Brown
  • "Weather Prediction" by Evelyn E. Smith
  • "Who Rides With Santa Anna?" by Edward D. Hoch
  • "Wisher Takes All" by William F. Temple
  • "The World Where Wishes Worked" by Stephen Goldin
  • "Your Soul Comes C.O.D." by Mack Reynolds

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