Very Good / Very Good. Item #10964
New York: Ballantine Books, 1979. Stated First Ballantine Books Hardcover Edition: May 1979, with full numberline. Bookplate signed by Farmer loosely laid in.
Octavo; [iv], 219pp. Illustrated dust jacket over blue paper-covered boards with off-white cloth spine and silver lettering. Price-clipped jacket is crisp with light edgewear, but no chips, tears, or marks. Boards are square, with some nudging to spine ends. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.
Revised and Expanded edition of Farmer's Hugo-winning novella, and the first hardcover version to appear in the US.