CYTEEN. [New York]: Warner Books, . Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. Signed on the title page by Cherry. "The all-powerful female boss of a research lab on the planet Cyteen oversees the education of her clone-'daughter,' in this lengthy, complicated tale by the present day mistress of intelligent space opera." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 84. "... a book of enormous girth set on the intricate Union home planet and dense with speculative plays on genetics, identity, family and power ..." - John Clute, SFE (online). Winner of the 1989 Hugo Award for best novel. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-231. Broderick and Di Filippo, Science Fiction: The 101 Best Novels, 1985-2010 #13. Hartwell, 200 Significant SF Books by Women, 1984-2001. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#168147).
First printing: May 1988 / 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1" on copyright page.