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- Three tales of imagination. Pp. 224; dark green cloth, spine lettered in gilt; price-clipped dust wrapper, foxed on the back panel and reverse, edges a trifle rubbed; bookseller's sticker at foot of upper pastedown, different bookseller's stamp on the upper free endpaper, a little light foxing (mainly of edges); Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, 1956. First edition. Gilmore & Johnson p. 122. *Three novellas with a science fiction or fantasy theme, all previously unpublished. \i Envoy Extraordinary , by William Golding, was later adapted as a play, \i The Brass Butterfly . John Wyndham's \i Consider Her Ways is set in a dystopian future. The protagonist of \i Boy in Darkness is Titus Groan, from the \i Gormenghast books, 'here off on a strange adventure in a country in which no man has ever been but of which many will remember glimpses from their own dreams' [wrapper blurb]. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Kay Craddock - Antiquarian Bookseller]
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