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1 ELDRIDGE, Roger Shadow of the Gloom-World. First Edition in dustjacket
Victor Gollancz, London, 1977, ISBN:0575022779 
ELDRIDGE, Roger. The Shadow of the Gloom-World. London :Victor Gollancz, 1977. Pp 191.8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Author's First Book. "Fernfeather is one of the Folk, who live in a dark, dank, underground world of caverns. They are ruled by the Vigilants, who teach them that nothing is to be questioned. They know only that they have unseen benefactors, the Olden, and that beyond the caverns lies a half-imagined hell, the Gloom-World. The gian lichen plants, which feed and clothe them, are the only vegetation in the caverns. Fernfeather is a dreamer eho crosses the forbidden barrier and questions this barren existence. His punishment is to be banished from the Folk and left in the outer caverns and it is here that he meets Harbell, another outcast. Together, they set out to discover the truth sbouththe Olden and about the Gloom-World which has inspired such terror among t heir people." - from the dj. Near-fine in unclipped dustjacket. 20.00

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