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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: HARGREAVES, H.A. Title: North By 2000: A Collection of Canadian Science Fiction.
Description: Peter Martin, Toronto, 1975, first edition.. 160 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0887781195 "The locales in 'North by 2000' are..familiar. Joe Schulz, declared unalterably 'dead' through an error of the Continental Computer, wanders in increasing bafflement throu gh the streets of Lambeth, Ontario, his ID card everywhere useless. Jason Berkley, arrested in Toronto, finds himself trapped in a 'school' in Alberta where he will begin a long and ingeniously-engineered rehabilitation programme. Benjami n S c r o o p , Spiritual Adivsor and technological wizard, is send to the far-northern mining community of Tundra City. University Television Central probes the prairie provinces of Old Canada to find the source of the mysterious 'voice' which h as be en s ab ot ag in g its Shakespeare lectures with a series of devastating questions.." Light browning to pages, small date stamp on eachof the rear endpapers, browning to edges of textblock, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, faint sm all sta in and ti ny pin pr ick on rear board, bump and tiny tear at bottom of rear hinge. Dust jacket has light edge wear/rubbing, moderate rubbing on panels, tiny edge tears - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, creases at top edge o f re a r pa nel , ti ny l igh t st ain on front panel at fore-edge, minor browning. Very Good-/Good-.
Keywords: Technology, Computers, Lambeth, Ontario, Toronto, Mining, Tundra City, Shakespeare, Psychological, Canadian, Television, Ethics, Morality.
Price: US$ 12.50 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 21409
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