THE SALIVA TREE AND OTHER STRANGE GROWTHS. Boston: Gregg Press, 1981. Octavo, cloth. First U.S. edition. Text offset from that of the 1966 Faber and Faber edition. New introduction by Peter Nicholls. Ten stories including "The Saliva Tree," winner of the 1965 Nebula award for best novella. The "notable" title piece, "a centenary tribute to H. G. Wells, reworks ideas from several of that great writer's novels." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1999), p. . "Excellent collection." - Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-5. One of the major story collections of the 1960s. A fine copy without dust jacket as issued. (#10646).
"First Printing, January, 1981" on copyright page.