AN EAST WIND COMING. [New York]: A Berkley Book published by Berkley Publishing Corporation, . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Berkley Books 04439-4. Two million years in the future the immortal "consulting detective" and the "good doctor" (Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson) investigate a series of murders in the East End of the Eternal City and deduce that Jack the Ripper is also "alive" and using his antimatter blade to disembowel female godlike beings. Cover's major work of fiction, set in the same universe as his first novel, AUTUMN ANGELS (1975). Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-116. A fine copy. (#132948).
"Berkley edition / November 1979" on copyright page.