New York: Bantam Books, 1996. First American Edition. First installment in Martin's best-selling Song of Ice and Fire series, basis for HBO's Emmy Award-winning series Game of Thrones. Item #4312
First Printing. Octavo (24cm); black paper-covered boards, with titling and decorations stamped in silver on spine, and author's facsimile signature embossed to front cover; dustjacket; [vi],694,pp. Spine ends nudged, modest wear and handling to joints and board edges; contents clean throughout; Very Good+. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $21.95), with light wear to extremities, a few tiny tears, and some discreet bubbling to the laminate; Very Good+.