Place Published: New York
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Date Published: 1978
Edition: First hardcover edition, preceded only by the Ballantine Books 1
Condition: Near fine
Book Id: 48795
SIGNED. 337pp. Octavo [22 cm] 1/4 natural beige cloth over boards with olive green paper over boards.
The first volume in The Dragonriders of Pern trilogy. Signed by the author on the title page. The author writes, "Anne McCaffrey at Dragonhold, May 5, 1980." Anne McCaffrey was the first woman to win a Hugo Award for fiction, and the first woman to win a Nebula Award.