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Hothouse Volume 1

Brian Aldiss
Issued: July 1971
Sphere Books
Publisher Code: 10944
Cover illustration by Eddie Jones
208 pages

First published by Faber and Faber in 1962.

Publisher’s Blurb – Lower Cover
The sun is going nova…
and in the boughs of the huge banyan tree which covers one face of the globe, millions of years hence, the last remnants of humanity battle for survival with the carnivorous plants and the grotesque insect life.

"that steaming infernal forest and its fantastic denizens are powerfully visualised. It is a work of genuine creative imagination"
Kingsley Amis, Observer

"A real work of art"
Daily Telegraph

Winner of the Hugo Award for the best Science Fiction novel of the year.

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