MIZORA: A PROPHECY. Boston: Gregg Press, 1975. Octavo, cloth. First hardcover edition, first printing (250 copies printed). Text reset from the rare paperbound first edition published in New York by G. W. Dillingham in 1890. New introductions by Stuart A. Teitler and Kristine Anderson. The novel, first published as a serial in the CINCINNATI COMMERCIAL in 1880-1881, describes a journey to a Symmesian inner world and a feminist utopia. Anatomy of Wonder (1981) 1-111; (1987) 1-56; (1995) 1-56; and (2004) II-1303. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 2452. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 489. Howgego, Encyclopedia of Exploration: Invented and Apocryphal Narratives of Travel B43. Lewis, Utopian Literature, p. 108. Negley, Utopian Literature: A Bibliography 656. Roemer, The Obsolete Necessity, p. 187. Rooney, Dreams and Visions: A Study of American Utopias, 1865-1917, p. 192. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, pp. 67-8. Bleiler (1978), p. 214. Reginald 15756. A fine copy without dust jacket as issued. (#156427).
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