Disch, Thomas M. ON WINGS OF SONG.


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Disch, Thomas M. ON WINGS OF SONG. NY: Bantam, Aug 1980. 1st pb ed.

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A young couple escape the repressive ‘Farm Belt’ states of twenty-first century Middle America. However, their experiments with machine-assisted out-of-body flight come to a tragic conclusion. A marvelous novel, richly entertaining.” – Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition, p. 265. 1979 Nebula and 1980 Hugo nominee. Winner of the 1980 John W. Campbell Award. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-345. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-89. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 87. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 392.