New York: Bantam Books (1988), 1988. First printing. Hardcover. 198 pp. Black paper-covered boards quarter-bound in black cloth with silver lettering on the spine. Price of $18.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Introduction by Carl Sagan. Scarce first issue in the silver-blue dust jacket and lacking the dedication statement on the copyright page and the table of contents. . Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #00008068
A Near Fine book with fading to the edges of the boards and some tiny areas of discoloration in a Near Fine dust jacket with a few hints of wear to the extremities.