The Last Generation. A Story of the Future.

Flecker (James Elroy)

The Last Generation. A Story of the Future.

Description: FIRST EDITION, pencilled note to half-title, 'from J.E.F., March 1, 1911' (see below), pp. 56, 8 [Publisher's catalogue], foolscap 8vo, original grey wrappers printed in purple, the backstrip sunned, a few spots to edges, very good

Publication Details: The New Age Press, 1908

Notes: His first published book of prose, a work of science fiction with the human race on the verge of extinction. The copy of the author's friend, John Mavrogordato – though without ownership inscription, the note to the half-title is in his distinctive hand. 'Mavro', literary editor and notable as a translator of Cavafy, was among the most frequent correspondents with the poet in his latter years.

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Price: £150

Subject: Modern First Edition

Published Date: 1908

Stock Number: 69909

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