Old Venus is a "retro Venus science fiction"-themed anthology edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois, that was published on March 3, 2015.[1][2] All of the stories are set on the planet Venus as styled in the pre-space probe pulp magazines of the 1930s through the 1950s, in which it was considered a planet where humans could live.

Old Venus
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First edition cover
EditorsGeorge R. R. Martin
Gardner Dozois
Cover artistStephen Youll
CountryUnited States
GenreScience fiction
PublishedMarch 3, 2015
PublisherBantam Books
Media typePrint (hardcover)
Preceded byOld Mars 


The anthology includes 17 stories:[1]

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  1. ^ a b Martin, George R. R. (June 19, 2014). "Not A Blog: Venus In March". GRRM.livejournal.com. Archived from the original on August 21, 2014. Retrieved September 27, 2014.
  2. ^ McClurg, Jocelyn (March 1, 2015). "Books: New and noteworthy". USA Today. Retrieved March 3, 2015.