BAD MOON RISING. London: Hutchinson, . Octavo, boards. First British edition. A presentation copy with signed inscription by Disch to influential F&SF critic, editor and publisher David G. Hartwell. Original anthology collecting twenty-one stories and poems by Harlan Ellison, Gene Wolfe, Robert Silverberg, Disch and others on the theme of the worsening political situation around the world and its grim implications for the future of people in society. Includes "Relatives" by George Alec Effinger which depicts a polluted overpopulated authoritarian dystopia. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 4-647. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 349. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. A scarce edition of this book. (#152829).
"First published in Great Britain 1974" on copyright page.