GRASS. New York, London, Toronto, Sydney, Auckland: Doubleday, . Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. "Representatives of a religion-dominated Earth are sent to a grassy colonized planet in order to find a cure for a dangerous new plague. The complex society and ecology of the world known as Grass are very well evoked and the writing has style." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 161. "A book of tragedy and joy, interweaving human drama with a wealth of alien mysteries." - Farren Miller, Locus. 1990 Hugo nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-1128. Broderick and Di Filippo, Science Fiction: The 101 Best Novels, 1985-2010 #16. Hartwell, 200 Significant SF Books by Women, 1984-2001. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#168879).
"September 1989 / FIRST EDITION" on copyright page.