A CASE OF CONSCIENCE. New York: Walker and Company, . Octavo, boards. First U.S. hardcover edition. The final part of the "After Such Knowledge" trilogy. Winner of the 1959 Hugo award for best novel. "Blish's best SF work." - Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-42. "A rich, ambiguous, deep-cutting probe into the most ultimate of concerns." - Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-136. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 3-21. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 26. Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 303-07. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket (priced $4.50 on the front flap) with some of the usual age tanning, mostly to the front flap and the rear panel. A nice copy. (#172603).
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