RENDEZVOUS WITH RAMA. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., . Octavo, red wrappers. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first U.S. edition. Mechanical reproduction of unpaged galleys bound in red wrappers with HBJ logo pattern printed in black, two printed paper labels affixed to front cover. Winner of the 1973 Nebula and 1974 Hugo awards for best novel. Winner of the British Science Fiction Association Award, Novel, 1974. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-253. Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1759-63. Rubber cement stains and foxing to labels on front cover, a very good copy. Very scarce. (#135092).