New York: Tor Books, 1986.
First Edition. Paperback. Stated first printing, with full number line. 6 7/8" X 4 1/8". 218pp, plus two pages of ads. Moderate wear to paper wraps, with cover designed by James Christensen. Small tears and crease to upper wrap, scattered rubbing and old price label to rear wrap, and creasing to spine. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are gently age-yellowed, else clean and unmarked. A solid first printing of this second nobel in The Books of the True Game: Jinian series by Sheri S. Tepper (1929–2016) the author of ecohumanist and femistic science fiction works like The Gate to Women's Country and Grass. Good. Item #7559