Tall 12mo. cloth. (xxiv), 102 pages. First edition, limited to 1750 copies. A science fiction play written by Dwiggins and containing 8 full page plates done by Dwiggins to illustrate the book. (Agner 45.06). See Agner's reproduction of one of the illustrations from this book opposite page 49. Minor cover soiling. Lacks dust jacket.
Alfred A. Knopf, 1945. 100 pages. 1st printing / edition. Small Hardcover, one of 1, 750 copies issued. Good in Fair dustjacket. Light dampstain along the bottom edge of cover front, small damp spot rear with light jacket residue from sticking, very tiny damp spot bottom corner of the last 25 pages, otherwise the pages are clean and bright throughout. Jacket lightly soiled, small piece missing head of spine. Now in protective mylar. Machines that can do their own thinking in control of the earth, opposed by homogrubs hiding in caves...'A Melodrama' by the famed typographer and book designer.
Drawings. Very Good+ in Very Good-dust jacket. 8vo First Edition/First Printing of 1, 750 copies, published by Knopf in compliance with government war time printing regulations, in Very Good+, slightly soiled condition in chipped, Very Good-dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number;
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