Very Good / Very Good. Item #9918
New York: Ballantine Books, 1979. Stated First Ballantine Books Hardcover Edition: May 1979, with full numberline. Signed by Farmer without inscription on full title.
Octavo; [iv], 219pp. Illustrated dust jacket with $8.95 price intact; book in blue paper-covered boards with off-white cloth spine and silver lettering. Jacket is crisp with brief, faint moments of shelfwear, but no chips, tears, or marks. Boards are square, with some darkening and toning to cloth down spine. 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.