Hugo Best Novel (nominee)
Author's first novel under the name "Cordwainer Smith" (also published as Paul Linebarger and Felix C. Forrest). The first part of Norstrilia, an expansion of "The Boy Who Bought Old Earth" (Galaxy, April 1964).
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Used availability for Cordwainer Smith's The Planet Buyer
February 1975 : UK Mass Market Paperback