Title New Maps of Hell: A Survey of Science Fiction
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York Harcourt, Brace and Company 1960
Seller ID 1688070
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company. 1960. First Edition. 161 pp. An analysis of the use of science fiction to examine and challenge modern society, with several chapters focusing on themes common in utopian and dystopian literature. Amis uses a wide range of examples from 18th - 20th century fiction - enough to fill a 5-page index following the text. KEYWORDS: LITERARY CRITICISM SCIENCE FICTION UTOPIAN LITERATURE UTOPIAS Condition Notes: First edition. Spine darkened, jacket price clipped.