CONSIDER HER WAYS & OTHERS. London: Michael Joseph, [1961]. Octavo, boards. First edition. Collects six stories including "A Long Spoon." According the Berger (Science Fiction and the New Dark Age, pp. 196-8), Wyndham's "haunting" novella, "Consider Her Ways," in which "the preventable is not prevented," is "the quintessence of dystopian fiction." Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 261. Faint ghosts on free endpapers from jacket flaps, a fine copy in near fine dust jacket with some soiling to rear panel and clipped price. (#74086).

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"First published... / ... / 1961" on copyright page.