COGS TYRANNIC: FOUR STORIES. London: Methuen, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Collects four novellas: "Slow Journey, Swift Writing," "The Little Old Woman and Her Two Big Books," "Uses of Iron," and "'Like the Dream of a Gun ...'" John Arden's "narratives echo Homer and Grimm as well as the worlds of the romantic novel and the modern techno-thriller." A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#135591).