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Two Tales of Korval - Adventures in the Liaden Universe® #1 - cover

Two Tales of Korval - Adventures in the Liaden Universe® #1

Steve Miller, Sharon Lee

Publisher: Pinbeam Books

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Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number One.  Originally published by SRM Publisher in 1995.  Includes the two classic Liaden stories, "To Cut an Edge," and "A Day at the Races." 
 
"To Cut an Edge" details a Scout trainee's meeting with an alien; and "A Day at the Races," pits two young gentlemen of fashion against their very proper aunt.

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