CITY OF ILLUSIONS. New York & London: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1975. Octavo, cloth. First U.S. hardcover edition. Brief signed inscription by Le Guin to "David" on the front free endpaper. Sixth installment in the author's future history series. Earth has reverted to barbarism. The alien Shing crush all efforts to rekindle learning and science. A leader appears who may be able to help them, but he is himself an alien. Can he be trusted? Third Hainish novel. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 681-66. Reginald 08807. A fine copy without dust jacket as issued. (#110638).
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