St Martins Press, 1988, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Softening to the back strip edges and shelfwear is evident to the lower book edges. Dust marks to the top paper edge. Heavy handling marks to the endpapers. Discolouration to both the top and bottom book edges. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing a chessboard with some pieces, with white coloured title to the front panel and yellow and white coloured titles to the back strip. Dustwrapper corners are slightly rubbed and the head and the heel of the spine are slightly chipped. In a kingdom where the rules of life are strictly by chess rules, a young "white" pawn falls in love with a "black" pawn. This is the First USA Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 206 pages, last blank.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0312015038. ISBN/EAN: 9780312015039. Inventory No: 0102580.