Cleveland: Utopia Publishing Company, 1902. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. 9"x6.25". Black cloth with gilt lettering on spine and cover. Decorative endpapers. Frontispiece and 14 illustrated plates by author.
No jacket as usual. Minor scuffs and stains to covers. Bookplate inside front cover. Tight and clean.
This is a first edition utopian novel set in the distant future of 1947. Wooldridge proposes a logical, scientific utopia without standing militaries, and this novel explores the challenges inherent in creating such a world. Very good. Item #1080