Book Condition: Very Good + - Slight spine lean, specks of foxing to the binding and top edges. Very Good+ condition.
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine - Jacket in almost as new condition with a slight darkening along the top flap edges . No marks, tears, creases or clips. Mylar protected.
Authors: Anne McCaffrey
Cover Artist: Michael Whelan
Edition: Later Edition
Publisher: Del Rey Ballantine
Features: Fine / Fine. This is the first printing of the Ballantine books hardcover edition which was preceded by the Walker & Co. First book of the "Dragonriders of Pern" series. Incorporates "Weyr Search," winner of the 1968 Hugo award and "Dragon Rider," winner of the 1968 Nebula award. In 1987, Locus: The magazine of the science fiction & fantasy field ranked Dragonflight number nine among the 33 "All-Time Best Fantasy Novels", based on a poll of subscribers.