FUTURE IMPERFECT. New York: Bantam Books, . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Bantam Books J2717. Collects ten stories of fantasy and science fiction, including two about androids: "Little Orphan Android" and "The Girls Who Were Really Built." "Little Orphan Android," features "consumer androids developed to keep industrial society consuming goods at the highest possible level," and "Every Day is Christmas," depicts a "dystopian world in which subliminal advertising is aired twenty-four hours a day" (Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 255; p. 266). Reginald 06478. A fine, unread copy. (#144012).
"A Bantam Book / published January 1964" on copyright page.