Boston: Gregg Press, 1977. Hardcover. First Hardcover Edition. A near fine book, without dust jacket as issued. One of only 350 copies. Originally published as a paperback original, this is the first hardcover of this massive book of almost 900 pages. Some soiling to the text block, corners and spine ends slightly bumped. Light rubbing to the boards. This is a science fiction novel that features an extended trip to and through Bellona, a fictional city in the Midwest that has been cut off from the rest of the world by a mysterious force. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page: "With great love to Frank, who is responsible pretty much for all that has come after that's of any worth at all. Samuel R. Delany, L. A. 7/6/80."
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