Memories of the Future: Being Memoirs of the Years 1915-1972 Written in the Year of Grace 1988 by Opal, Lady Porstock
Place Published: New York
Publisher: George H. Doran Company
Date Published: 
Edition: Early printing
Book Id: 37544
244pp. Octavo [21 cm] Blue cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and a blind stamped title and single blind ruled borders on the front cover. Good. The extremities are gently bumped and rubbed, the covers are very subtly stained, and the spine is barely perceptibly sunned. The edges of the text block are lightly foxed and the pages are yellowed. There are light pencil scribbles on pp. 14-15. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his notes in pencil on the front free endsheet. Bleiler CFL. Locke. Negley.
A history of the future. Includes a reference to Sherlock Holmes on p. 172, in the form of a statue in Baker Street.