New York: Four Walls Eight Windows & Seven Stories Press, 1993-1998. 1st Edition. 8vo. Fine / Fine. Item #13008
Beautiful two volume set of Butler's groundbreaking work. "Parable of the Sower" is a 1st Edition, 4th printing while "Parable of the Talents" is a 1st Printing.
The two 'Earthseed' novels "depict the struggle of the Earthseed community to survive the socioeconomic and political collapse of 21st-century America due to poor environmental stewardship, corporate greed, and the growing gap between the wealthy and the poor.
"The books propose alternate philosophical views and religious interventions as solutions to such dilemmas."
"Parable of the Talents' was a 1999 Nebula Award winner.
Both volumes in Fine condition with beautiful dustjackets, protected in archival mylar.