New York: Ballantine, 1968. SIGNED first edition - SIGNED on the title page, and scarce thus. The first book publication of the first novel in the classic Dragonrider series (it incorporates material from two award winning novellas- 'Weyr Search' which received the 1968 Hugo and 'Dragon Rider' which received the 1968 Nebula. ) U6124. 309 pp.