This book has some marks of white where the color of the DJ was pressed or rubbed off during shipping. See the photo for detail. The photo is an actual photo of the book that is for sale. The book itself is unmarked and brand new.Arrakis, or Dune, is a forbidding desert planet where water is more precious than platinum and gigantic sandworms are a constant, terrifying danger. There, an Emperor's treachery and the fulfillment of an ancient prophecy precipitate a series of events whose consequences will be felt on many worlds. HC. 557pp. 1965.