LOVE AMONG THE RUINS: A ROMANCE OF THE NEAR FUTURE. London: Chapman & Hall, 1953. Octavo, cloth. First edition. "The Welfare State has become a reality and a generation has grown up with very faint memories of an earlier civilization." - Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 159. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-395. Berger, Science Fiction and the New Dark Age, pp. 186-8. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 95. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with wear at upper spine end and corner tips and 18 mm closed tear at lower edge of front panel near spine fold. (#148161).
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