Limbo

By: Wolfe, Bernard

Price: $49.95

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Boards show some shelf wear, previous owner's bookplate pasted inside front board. DJ has some chipping. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 438 pages; Wolfe was trained as a psychologist but had a variety of jobs including, the merchant marines, bodyguard to Leon Trotsky in Mexico, war correspondent etc. 'Limbo' was his only sci-fi novel but it was highly regarded in its time. "It portrays a future in which men have deliberately chosen to cut off their own arms and legs in order to avoid the risk of war." (Encyc. of SF) "The publisher claimed that Wolfe had written "the first book of science-fiction to project the present-day concept of 'cybernetics' to its logical conclusion" (Wikipedia)

Title: Limbo

Author Name: Wolfe, Bernard

Categories: Science Fiction,

Edition: 1st; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1952

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 18434

Keywords: Cybernetics