By: Wilson, Steve
MacMillan: London.: 1976.
Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).
Seller ID: 45030
Condition: Library details blind-stamped on front free endpaper (but no other library faults/markings anywhere), else a fine copy in a near fine dustjacket with small chip at the top front corner tip.
Apocalyptic sf novel. The US hardcover was issued one year later in 1977.
''US author who published non-sf short fiction and three biker thrillers before the appearance of The Lost Traveller: A Motorcycle Grail Quest and Science Fiction Western (1976) - not to be confused with Ruthven Todd's The Lost Traveller (1943). Wilson's version, set in a desolate post-holocaust venue at century's end, extols the survival capacity of a Pariah Elite of Hell's Angels, one of whom becomes a messiah figure. At novel's end, after a battle with the army, it looks as though agriculture will be revived'... View More...