Inscribed first printing of Farmer's dystopian science fiction novel of a future overpopulation crisis, later followed by two sequels.
Near fine in near fine jacket.
First edition. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1985). 9'' x 6''. Original half black cloth with royal blue boards. In original unclipped ($16.95) dust jacket designed by Jim Lebbad with art by Don Ivan Punchatz. 320 pages. Inscribed by Farmer on half-title "with more than best wishes." Minor wear to boards; light edgewear and toning to jacket panels.
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