Asimov, Isaac. New York: Doubleday & Co. 1985 First Edition. Quarter cloth with silver lettering to spine. 383 pp. Remainder marked. A clean, attractive copy. “Nearly two centuries after the death of Earth detective Elijah Baley, Settlers – short-lived, disease-ridden, dynamic pioneers from Earth – have begun to colonize the galaxy. By contrast, the long-established, long-lived, aristocratic, robot-dependant Spacers have started to decline.” – Kirkus Book: Very Good. Dust Jacket: Very Good.