CATCHWORLD. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1977. Octavo, boards. First U.S. edition. "The crew of a starship on a military mission are taken over by their computer ... A lively, idea-rich space opera of multifarious ingredients. Alas, his over-excitable prose style does not quite match the author's intellectual aspirations." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 60. The novel was the joint winner in the 1974 Gollancz / Sunday Times science fiction competition. Reginald 18387. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#104298).
First edition so stated on copyright page.