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The Narrow Land

Author: Jack Vance
Year written: 1966
Author’s age at the time: 50
Year published: July 1967
Publication: Fantastic
Publisher: Ultimate Publishing
Dutch title: Het smalle land
French title: La terre étroite
Genre: short story, novelette, SF


“The narrow land” was meant as the first part of a three part sequence, as requested by an editor. (ref) The remaining two parts were never written, according to Vance for lack of time. (Morreion, MSF meulenhoff, preface).

Republished in Chateau d'If and Other Stories, Spatterlight 2012.