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. Review slip laid in. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with light rubbing to black background ink at spine ends and some internal darkening to spine panel that does not show through on outer surface. A nice copy of a book now hard to find in superior condition. (#164598).
First edition so stated on copyright page.