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The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth

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The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth

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Author: Roger Zelazny
Publisher: Pulphouse Publishing, 1991
Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, 1965

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Book Type: Novelette
Genre: Science-Fiction
Sub-Genre Tags: Science-Fantasy
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Nebula Award winning and Hugo Award nominated novelette.

The biggest fish in the solar system swims the seas of Venus, and no one has caught it yet. Pursuit of this monster has cost more than one person a fortune, some their lives. Carlton Davits had his chance at it and failed. Now cosmetics queen Jean Luharich is putting together a high-tech fishing expedition, and she wants Carlton along. As bait. But just what is she fishing for?

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