THE NEW CITY ... Translated from the Russian and Revised by the Author. New York: Margent Press, 1937. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 1-153 [154: blank], original blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold. First edition. No earlier edition in Russian or English is known to us. Dystopian vision of life in a future "Epoch of Regularity." "Future Russian regimented life composes the first part of the book; class wars in the United States make up the second. Zamiatin would appear to have had major influence on this dystopian work..." – Lewis, Utopian Literature, p. 64. Anatomy of Wonder (1976) 3-18. Negley, Utopian Literature: A Bibliography 347. Suvin, Russian Science Fiction, p. 25. Bleiler (1948), p. 114. Reginald 05388. A very good, bright copy in good printed dust jacket with fraying and shallow chipping at head and tail of spine panel and corner tips, age-darkening to spine panel, some dust soiling, and several small internal and external tape reinforcements to spine panel. (#64475).

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