SPACETIME INN. Lionel Britton, Erskine Nimmo.

SPACETIME INN. London & New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, [1932]. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-103 [104: blank], original gray wrappers printed in black. First edition. The second of the three published plays by this British working-class writer. "Play of an afterlife in which famous characters of the past, from Queen Victoria through Marx and Shaw, discuss philosophical and political matters." - Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, pp. 40-1. "... expounds a vision of things derived in part from theories of J. W. Dunne, though the main dramatic interest lies in the interactions of Eve, the Queen of Sheba, Queen Victoria, Karl Marx and George Bernard Shaw, as they explore the interstices of the pub that has become their world." - John Clute, SFE (online). Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978). A very good copy. (#146504).

Price: $150.00

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Printing identification statement for this book:
"First Published September 1932" on copyright page.