First edition bound in maroon cloth. Oblong, 12" x 9 1/2" hardcover. A VG+ copy in a VG+ dust jacket. The book has a small bump to its lower corner. This bump affects the pages. The dust jacket has light wear to its edges and rubs to its spine tips and corners. 2" diagonal crease to the upper left corner of the inside rear flap.
Used availability for John Calvin Batchelor's Thunder in the Dust
October 1987 : UK Hardback
September 1987 : USA Hardback