THE CANOPY OF TIME. London: Faber and Faber, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Signed by Aldiss. A short story collection issued later in the U.S. in a different format as GALAXIES LIKE GRAINS OF SAND (1960). Includes "All the World's Tears," a post-catastrophe authoritarian dystopia and "But Who Can Replace a Man," artificial intelligence story. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-8. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 264. A fine copy in very good dust jacket with 12 mm closed tear at upper rear spine fold, age-darkening to spine panel and along flap folds and light dust soiling to rear panel. (#141625).
"First published in mcmlix" on copyright page.