THE SPARROW. Mary Doria Russell.

THE SPARROW. New York: Villard Books, [1996]. Octavo, boards. First edition, first printing with numeric code ending in "2." Has the first issue points: "karstic" instead of "karst," page 16, line 12; "thirty two feet per second" instead of "thirty two feet per second per second," page 95, lines 9-10, first issue dust jacket with the photograph credited to "Dina Ross" instead of "Dina Rossi." The author's first novel. 1998 Hugo award finalist. 1998 Arthur C. Clarke award winner. Winner of the 1996 Tiptree award (tied with "Mountain Ways" by Ursula K. Le Guin). Winner of the British Science Fiction Association Award, Novel, 1998. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-943. Broderick and Di Filippo, Science Fiction: The 101 Best Novels, 1985-2010 #46. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#104159).

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