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afternoon, a story


afternoon, a story

Authored by Michael Joyce
Published by Eastgate Systems, Inc. in 1987

A classic of electronic fiction, afternoon is required reading. Complex and richly imagined, this is the story of Peter, a technical writer who (in one reading) begins his afternoon with a terrible suspicion that the wrecked car he saw hours earlier might have belonged to his former wife.

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Format, Copies, Notes


3.5" Floppy Disk, CD, Other




The Dene Grigar Collection


Two floppy disks for Mac, one for Windows. The blue floppy disk in the grey cover are both for Mac. Two CDs, which are both Windows and Mac. One copy -- white floppy for Mac in the grey cover -- is non-functional, and not included in the total count of copies. Two copies on Thumb drives. One copy on 3.5" Floppy disk for Macintosh was donated to the Dene Grigar Collection by John Zuern.

Operating Systems

System Software 6.0.x
System Software 7.0.x
System Software 7.5.x
System Software 7.6.x
System Software 8.x
System Software 9.0.x
System Software 9.1.x
System Software 9.2.x
Mac OS X v10.0.x
Mac OS X v10.1.x
Mac OS X v10.2.x
Mac OS X v10.3.x
Mac OS X v10.4.x
Mac OS X v10.5.x
Mac OS X v10.6.x
Windows 3.0.x
Windows 95
Windows 98
Windows 2000