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    M. John Harrison. The Committed Men. [London]: [1971]. First edition, the dedication copy.

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    M. John Harrison. The Committed Men. [London]: New Authors Limited Hutchinson, [1971]. First edition, the dedication copy with signed presentation inscription by Harrison to Michael Moorcock on front free endpaper: "For Mike -- / Ah, those Carpathian / evenings! / -- Mike Harrison." With Moorcock's rubber-stamped Harlequin below the inscription and address label affixed to front pastedown, publisher's printed note laid in. Octavo. 184 pages. Publisher's dark blue paper-covered boards, spine lettered in silver, in original dust jacket. A fine copy in fine dust jacket.

    The author's first novel. "... an impressive post holocaust story set in a fractured England, centering physically on the ruins of the motorways, and generating a powerful sense of entropic dismantlement." - John Clute, SFE (online). Anatomy of Wonder (1981) 3-376.



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