BIO-MUTON by Lee Elliot [pseudonym]. London: Printed in England & Published by Curtis Warren Ltd., . Octavo, cover by Gordon C. Davies, publisher's red cloth, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition. One of the Curtis titles marketed under the "Fantasy" label, in this case sounding notes of cosmic and surreal horror. Scientists trying to synthesize life accidentally tear a hole in the fabric of time, creating, according to the book's summary, "a channel through which the Forces of Darkness assailed them." "Compelling fantasy, with realistic characters, woven in Hughes' unique style." - Harbottle and Holland. Reginald 04789. Harbottle and Holland A95. Lending library stamp on front free endpaper, light tape ghosts on endpapers, private owner's stamp (George Wells) on title page, mild damp stains at upper and lower spine ends, a very good copy in good dust jacket with tape stains at fore-edges of flaps and soiling to rear panel. The hardbound issue of this book is rare. (#159264).
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