Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1977.
First edition, first printing; a review copy with publisher's slip laid in. Signed by Octavia Butler and inscribed to a former owner on the title page. Bound in publisher's original green leatherette boards with blue titles to the spine. Fine, with trivial shelf wear, in a Near Fine unclipped dust jacket with trivial rubbing and a small closed tear to the bottom edge of the rear panel. A fantastic copy, signed by the author. Item #140941453