A LITTLE KNOWLEDGE. New York: Published by Berkley Publishing Corporation Distributed by G. P. Putnam's Sons, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. A presentation copy with nice signed inscription by Bishop signed "Mike" to influential F&SF critic, editor and publisher David G. Hartwell, the book's editor on the title page: "To Dave Hartwell, to whom this book owes / its incarnation as a book -- with respect / and a great deal of gratitude. / Mike / April 30, 1977." Additionally signed in full on the title page. A dystopian vision of Atlanta, Georgia in the late twenty-first century, whose bleak history Bishop continued in CATACOMB YEARS (1979). Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 4-62. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 380. Publisher's review slip laid in. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#146863).
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