Book Condition: About Fine - Faint traces of foxing to the binding and paper edges otherwise fine, tight, unread.
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good + - A half inch tear to top edge front cover, rubbing, and some specks of foxing to inside edges.
Authors: Anne McCaffrey
Cover Artist: Fred Marcellino
Edition: First edition
Location: New York
Features: First Edition (stated). Very nicely flatsigned by the author on the title page. Black cloth, gilt lettering. 202 numbered pages. Summary, from the publication page: Forbidden by her father to indulge in music in any way a girl on the planet Pern runs away taking shelter with the planet's fire lizards who, along with her music, open a new life for her.
Interior Artist: Laura Lydecker (Map before Foreword)