INTERMERE. Columbus, Ohio: The XX. Century Pub. Co., 1901-1902. Octavo, pp. [1-11] 12-148 [149-160: blank] [note: first two and last six leaves are blanks], flyleaves at front and rear, inserted frontispiece (photographic portrait of the author), original gray cloth, front panel stamped in silver and blind, spine panel stamped in silver, rear panel stamped in blind, decorated endpapers with floral pattern printed in purple. First edition. Intermere, an unknown land in the Antarctic region, is a technological paradise where mentally and physically advanced human inhabitants have established a society founded on the principles of pure democracy. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 2159. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 748. Kopp 972. Lewis, Utopian Literature, p. 187. Negley, Utopian Literature: A Bibliography 1089. Rooney, Dreams and Visions: A Study of American Utopias, 1865-1917, p. 198. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 126. Teitler and Locke, By the World Forgot (2013) 1184. Bleiler (1978), p. 191. Reginald 14007. Smith, American Fiction, 1901-1925 T-102. Hanna, A Mirror for the Nation 3481. A book number ("133") is written in black ink on the spine panel, cloth rubbed at spine ends and corner tips, a very good copy. (#165882).
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