CHILL OF DUSK. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1964. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The author's first book. After World War III, a small colony in Maine struggles for survival while attempting to preserve traditions and knowledge of the past. "A vivid account of the decline of a community into barbarism a century after a nuclear war and the ensuing collapse of civilization." - Brians, Nuclear Holocausts: Atomic War in Fiction, 1895-1984, p. 263. Reginald 10171. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with just a touch of rubbing to black background ink along bottom edges of spine and front panels. (#153882).
First edition so stated on copyright page.