SPEAKER FOR THE DEAD - INSCRIBED
New York: TOR, 1986. First Edition. Attractive copy of Card's Hugo and Nebula Award-winning sequel to Ender's Game, taking place nearly 3,000 years after the events in the previous book. It finds an adult Ender (now traveling under his real name, Andrew) traveling the galaxy with the egg of one of the Formics, searching for a suitable planet to revive the hive queen. Barron, Anatomy of Wonder 4-109. Item #5147
First Printing. Octavo (21.5cm); cerulean and navy blue paper-covered boards, with titles stamped in silver on spine; dustjacket; xiv,415pp. Inscribed by the author on the half-title page: "To Dan - Good to see you at NoLa Con - Orson Scott Card." Fine in a very Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped (priced $15.95), with some trivial wear to base of spine.