WATCH THE NORTH WIND RISE. New York: Creative Age Press, 1949. Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. Preceded the British edition published as SEVEN DAYS IN NEW CRETE. "Love, magic and metaphysics in an archaic future world." - Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 82. "A forecast of an Arcadian hierarchy based on a new interpretation of magic and sex. In the end the conception of life is deepened by the reintroduction of evil." - Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 156. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-179. Pringle, Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels 5. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 236. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature V, pp. 2067-68. A nearly fine copy in good dust jacket with shelf wear at spine ends and corners, some rubbing along folds, and several addresses and phone numbers neatly inked on the top half of the inside surface of the front flap (a neat place to hide sensitive data!). (#105159).
First edition so stated on copyright page.