WATCH THE NORTH WIND RISE. New York: Creative Age Press, 1949. Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. Preceded the British edition published as SEVEN DAYS IN NEW CRETE. "Love, magic and metaphysics in an archaic future world." - Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 82. "A forecast of an Arcadian hierarchy based on a new interpretation of magic and sex. In the end the conception of life is deepened by the reintroduction of evil." - Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 156. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-179. Pringle, Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels 5. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 236. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature V, pp. 2067-68. Page edges just a bit tanned, a fine copy in very good dust jacket with wear at spine ends and corner tips and rubbing along spine folds. A better that average example of the jacket. (#160729).
First edition so stated on copyright page.