CYCLE OF FIRE. New York: Ballantine Books, . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Ballantine Books 200. "The human survivor of a spaceship crash on a planet which experiences extremes of cold and heat is helped by one of the natives. The strong point of the book is the explanation of the biology and evolution of these alien creatures" - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 84. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-258. 20 mm closed tear at fore-edge of rear cover, a nearly fine copy. Cover art by Richard Powers. (#158224).
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