THE WILD SHORE. [London]: Macdonald, . Octavo, boards. First British (and first hardcover) edition. Signed by Robinson. The author's first book. Runner up for the 1985 Philip K. Dick Award. Non-utopian first book of the "Orange County" trilogy. In a keep-like enclave, a new pastoral community emerges in Southern California following a decade of nuclear winter, but the inhabitant's ignorance of the world outside is ultimately self-defeating. 1984 Nebula nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-918. Hint of tanning to top edge of text block, small bruise to lower front corner tip, else a fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with matching bruise. (#106747).
"This edition published in 1986..." on copyright page.