Published by J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1960. Third Printing. Hardcover, blue cloth. Octavo. 320pp. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket, second printing stated at foot of front flap, price present, some tanning to edges of front panel.
Tale of a Catholic monastery founded to preserve the books that remained after a nuclear war in the late 20th century. First Catholic themed sci-fi novel.