EMPIRE STAR. Boston: Gregg Press, 1977. Octavo, cloth. First hardcover edition. Text offset from that of the 1966 Ace edition. New introduction by David G. Hartwell. A presentation copy inscribed by Delany to influential F&SF critic, editor and publisher David G. Hartwell on the title page: "Delightedly, / -- to David Hartwell / from / Samuel R. Delany / 1978." See Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 4-166. A fine copy without dust jacket as issued. A fine association copy. (#154712).
"First Printing, December 1977" on copyright page.