TAU ZERO. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1970. Octavo, cloth. First edition. "An archetypal example of hard SF with a visionary element." - Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-26. "The ultimate hard science fiction novel." - James Blish. "... probably Anderson's best novel." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 365-6. 1971 Hugo nominee. 1971 Hugo nominee. Survey of Science Fiction Literature V, pp. 2236-40. Lower corner tips bumped, gutter margins of endpapers darkened, a very good copy in good dust jacket with light wear along top and bottom edges, small tape ghosts to corner tips with show through on outer surface, and tanned spine panel and flap folds with light show through on outer surface. (#162376).
First edition so stated on copyright page.