THE STORM OF LONDON: A SOCIAL RHAPSODY. Boston: Herbert B. Turner & Co., 1905. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-313  [315-316: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], original pictorial light gray cloth, front and spine panels stamped in dark gray, black and orange, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. First U.S. edition. British sheets in an American binding. Dream fantasy of a return to simpler life after the clothing of London's inhabitants vanishes. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 248. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 29. Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 143. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 70. Negley, Utopian Literature: A Bibliography 267. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 131. Bleiler (1978), p. 61. Reginald 04322. Text block foxed early and late, final blank roughly opened with some loss to margins, externally a fine copy of an attractive book. (#148849).
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