DescriptionKeith Roberts. Two UK First Editions, including: The Chalk Giants; The Grain Kings. London: Hutchinson and Co., 1974-1976.
First UK hardcover editions. Two octavo volumes.
Chalk is black cloth with white spine titles. Grain is orange cloth with gold spine titles. Dust jackets. Overall, books and jackets are fine. British science-fiction writer Keith Roberts (1935-2000) also worked as an illustrator of sci-fi magazine covers, but perhaps is best remembered for the many "difficulties" he caused for his publishers. This lot includes a short-story collection and a novel, published by Hutchinson. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection.
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