NO BLADE OF GRASS. John Christopher, Christopher Samuel Youd.

NO BLADE OF GRASS. New York: Simon and Schuster, [1956]. Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First U.S. edition. "A rapidly mutating virus wipes out all of Earth's grasses, including grain crops." - Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 3-42. Published in Britain as THE DEATH OF GRASS. Filmed in 1970. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-240. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 21. Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1541-44. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with rubbing to black background ink at upper spine end and front panel. A much better copy than usually found. (#163047).

Price: $150.00

Printing identification statement for this book:
First printing so stated on copyright page.