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GAY HUNTER
London: William Heinemann Ltd., [1934].. Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1-2] 3-286 [287: ads] [288: blank], original green cloth, spine panel stamped in gold, Heinemann's windmill device stamped in blind on rear panel. First edition. The heroine is projected into a terrifying Britain of the far future where man has reverted to barbarism and strange mutations, the product of past nuclear wars, roam the land. "... one of the most impressive post-holocaust stories written between the wars ..." - Stableford, Scientific Romance in Britain 1890-1950, p. 245. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 2-78 and (2004) II-771. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 574. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 66. Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 152. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 159. Negley, Utopian Literature: A Bibliography 795. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 203. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 141. Reginald 10189. Mild rubbing to spine ends, tiny, faint water spot on front cover, faint glass ring on rear cover, page edges tanned, a very good copy with bright gold stamping on spine panel. Scarce. (#150989)
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