DAVY. Edgar Pangborn.


New York: St. Martin's Press, [1964]. Octavo, cloth backed boards. First edition. A picaresque novel set several centuries after a nuclear holocaust. "In the fourth century 'after the Deluge' a medieval world, dominated by the Holy Marcan Church, consists partly of feudal kingdoms, partly of Athenian city-states," - Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 161. "... a stylish and amusing narrative [that] gained a good deal of praise on first publication." - Pringle. The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), 89. 1964 Nebula and 1965 Hugo nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-841. Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 493-96. A fine copy in a very good dust jacket with a small closed tear to the upper right front panel and some mild wear to edges with a few tiny nicks, moderate dust soiling to the white jacket. (23120). Item #23120

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