FUTURE PERFECT: American Science Fiction of the Nineteenth Century.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1966. dj. Hardcover first edition - A book which combines both fiction - starting with stories by Edgar Allan Poe and Nathaniel Hawthorne - and literary criticism. Among the topics are automata, medicine men, space travel, time travel and more. xiii, 412 pp.
Condition: Ex-library with the usual markings, some spine slant, but overall clean, in a dust jacket with a spine label, not price-clipped..