REPRIEVE FROM PARADISE. New York: Gnome Press Inc., . Octavo, green cloth, spine stamped in black. First edition. A post-atomic war dystopia in which the now static authoritarian "Hierarchy" ruling the Earth has encouraged human reproduction, resulting in overpopulation and the extinction of most insects and animals. Text block darkened (a fault common to this book), a fine copy in very good dust jacket with wear along top and bottom edges with fraying and shallow chipping at spine ends and corner tips, mild general dust soiling, and clipped price. (#162530).
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