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Fabulous adventure of young lovers in the Hollow Earth. Eddie Poe, magic gems, tekelili sea cucumbers! Done with 1850s steampunk flair.
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    Ebook of THE HOLLOW EARTH and RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH. And personal mention on the new novel's Acknowledgments page.

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    Ebook Cornucopia

    Ebook of THE HOLLOW EARTH and RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH. Ebook of the my book-length color illustrated NOTES FOR RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH. Ebook of a new edition of my COMPLETE STORIES, featuring a Lovecraftian Hollow Earth story, "The Plateau of Leng," co-written with Paul Di Filippo. Plus ebooks of my six novels TURING & BURROUGHS, THE BIG AHA, SECRET OF LIFE, WHITE LIGHT, and SAUCER WISDOM. And personal mention on the new novel's Acknowledgments page.

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    Paperback of RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH, with signed and numbered bookplate designed by me. Plus the Ebook Cornucopia package. Plus some hand-corrected pages from my drafts of RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH. And personal mention on the new novel's Acknowledgments page.

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    Two Paperback Set

    Matching paperbacks of RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH and the new edition of THE HOLLOW EARTH, both with signed and numbered bookplates designed by me. Plus the Ebook Cornucopia package. Plus some hand-corrected pages from my drafts of RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH. And personal mention on the new novel's Acknowledgments page.

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    Two Hardback Set

    Matching hardbacks of THE HOLLOW EARTH and RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH, cloth bound with dustjackets. With signed and numbered bookplates designed by me. Plus the Ebook Cornucopia package. Plus a sheaf of hand-corrected pages from my drafts of RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH. And personal mention on the new novel's Acknowledgments page.

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    Three Hardback Set: Collector's Edition

    Three matching hardbacks: THE HOLLOW EARTH, RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH, and the book-length NOTES FOR RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH. Plus the Ebook Cornucopia package. The NOTES volume includes over 40 drawings and images, and will be printed in color. All three volumes cloth bound with dustjacket, and with signed and numbered bookplates designed by me. Plus an original hand-inscribed drawing by me on each volume's title page. The NOTES volume will be limited to an edition of 25, and is destined to be a rare collectible. Also included: a generous sheaf of hand-corrected pages from my drafts of RETURN TO THE HOLLOW EARTH. And personal mention on the new novel's Acknowledgments page.

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    Set of Manuscript Drawaings

    Eleven pen on paper sketches and diagrams I made along the way while writing the novel. And an 8"x10" hi-def print of my black and white drawing of the Hollow Earth. And a mat-mounted 16"x13" hi-def color print of one of my paintings. Sleeved individually in clear plastic. Plus all the Rewards from the Collector's Edition level.

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    Full marked-up manuscript

    My full printout of the draft, heavily marked-up with numerous hand corrections for the final editon. Over 2,000 corrections in all, up to twenty written-in changes per page, many of them substantive. A unique and authentic literary relic. Plus all the Rewards from the Collector's Edition level.

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