THE MEMORY OF EARTH. New York: Tor, . Octavo, full leather. First edition. Limited to 325 copies of which this is copy "T" of 25 lettered copies signed by Card reserved for distribution by the author and the publisher. First book of the "Homecoming" series. On the planet Harmony survivors from a ruined Earth live in a eutopia maintained by a computer, which is failing. The only repair lies light-years distant on Earth and the only way to get there is to teach forbidden technology to a few select people. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1986-2009. A fine copy in imitation leather slipcase without dust jacket as issued. (#105795).
"First edition: March 1992 / ... / 0 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1" on copyright page. "This signed first edition of The Memory of Earth is published in an edition of 325 copies, / of which 300 copies have been released to the trade, and 25 lettered copies are reserved to / the author and publisher" on limitation page.