ALL FOOLS' DAY. New York: Walker and Company, . Octavo, boards. First U.S. edition. "Triggered by solar storms, an epidemic of suicides sweeps the world. Only creative artists and fanatics of various kinds seem to be immune. A bleakly entertaining catastrophe story." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 8. "The description of this world of chaos, with its bizarre religious sects and 'mental hygiene' groups -- among them one called Death-Wish Anonymous -- is cleverly and wittily done." - J. G. Ballard, Guardian. "Quite up to the John Wyndham class." - Books and Bookmen. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 146. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with 8 mm closed tear at upper front flap fold. (#161832).
"First published in the United States of America in / 1966 ..." on copyright page.