"CAGE A MAN" [novel]. PHOTOCOPY OF THE TYPED MANUSCRIPT (TMs), with some handwritten changes by Busby, 182 leaves, on plain letter-size paper, double-spaced, typed on one side only. Published in 1973 as first installment of what became a space-opera trilogy about a human named Barton and his struggles against the alien Demu (who look a bit like giant lobsters). "… particularly effective in its depiction of Barton's imprisonment and eventual escape" (Clute and Nicholls [eds], The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction , p. 180). First leaf a little soiled and edge-nicked, else fine. (#104163).