WOMAN ON THE EDGE OF TIME. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1976. Octavo, printed beige wrappers. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. "The long-suffering Mexican-American heroine makes contact with her alter ego from a utopian future. Fine depiction of a woman's lot in present-day America contrasted with a technologically sophisticated feminist alternative. Deeply moving." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 425. Anatomy of Wonder (2001) II-852. Lewis, Utopian Literature, p. 145. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 377. Survey of Science Fiction Literature V, pp. 2488-91. Review slip taped to front cover, publisher's blurb taped to inner front cover. Wrappers dusty, penciled doodle on rear cover, title written in red ink on spine panel, damp stain on top edge of sheets, a good plus copy. A scarce proof. (#106161).