Re: Isaac Asimov?
Allyn Gibson wrote:
Ah, yes, Whelan's cover for the paperback edition of Foundation's Edge
. Never did have any idea what the cover meant
in relation to the novel's story. Doesn't stop me from loving it, though.
Symbolic...covers don't have to be specific scenes. It makes man and his works pale in comparison to time and the universe...evoking images of failed empires such as Rome.
It is far better to grasp the universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring. Carl Sagan