(#172815) A CANTICLE FOR LEIBOWITZ. Walter M. Miller, Jr.

A CANTICLE FOR LEIBOWITZ. Philadelphia & New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1960. Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. 1961 Hugo award winner. "600 years after an atomic deluge the Age of Simplification reigns supreme, but a development to new civilization follows." - Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 160. "Named by many as best SF novel of the modern period." - Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-287. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 3-125 and (2004) II-766. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 30. Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 288-93. Touch of tanning to page edges, else a fine copy in good dust jacket (priced $4.95 on the front flap) with wear along top and bottom edges with some fraying at upper spine end and front corner tips, some creasing and several short edge tears and some general dust soiling. (#172815).

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