THE DEMOLISHED MAN. London: Sidgwick and Jackson, . Octavo, boards. First British edition. Winner of the 1953 Hugo award for best novel and runner-up for the 1954 International Fantasy Award. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-116. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 7. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 529-32. A fine copy in good dust jacket with wear at spine ends and corners, some mild rubs, mainly along spine folds and front flap fold, and several internal tape ghosts which do not show through on the outer surface. (#163259).
"First published in 1953" on copyright page.