THE QUALITY OF MERCY. [London]: Hodder and Stoughton, . Octavo, boards. First edition. The author's first SF book. Population explosion and a strange cancer epidemic in 1979. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 141. Tiny bruises to lower corner tips, else a fine copy in near fine dust jacket with some tanning to spine panel and along flap folds and mild dust soiling to rear panel. (#105872).
"First printed 1965" on copyright page.