New York: Daw Books, Inc. 1981. First paperback printing. Paperback. SIGNED. 365pp. Duodecimo [18 cm] Illustrated wraps. Near fine condition. Item #17874
A Darkover Novel. Signed by Bradley on the title page. Bradley was a science fiction/fantasy fan from her middle teens. She made her first sale as an adjunct to an amateur fiction contest in FANTASTIC/AMAZING STORIES in 1949. She had been a write for a long time, but wrote only for school magazines and fanzines until 1952, when she sold her first professional short story to VORTEX SCIENCE FICTION. She wrote science fiction and Gothics, but is probably best known for her Darkover novels.