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Mostly Harmless

By: Adams, Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harmony Books: 1992

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Edition

Seller ID: A34343

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Cover Art; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "It's very easy to get a little disheartened when your planet has been blown up, the woman you love has vanished in a misunderstanding about the nature of space-time, the spaceship you are on crashes in flames on a remote and Bob-fearing planet and all you have to fall back on are a few simple sandwich-making skills. However, instead of being disheartened, Arthur Dent makes the terrible mista... View more info

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Seasons in Flight

By: Aldiss, Brian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1986

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34439

ISBN: 0689115385

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "On an island near Sumatra, south of the equator, the inhabitants await the arrival of a special flight - perhaps the very last flight to leave the northern hemisphere. It carries high-ranking American officials, needing sanctuary from the nuclear holocaust for which they are partly responsible. But the destruction of Science by itself has unleashed primal terrors. The ancient owner of the island makes his long-anticipated comeback." &... View more info

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The Prydain Chronicles Including: The Book of Three, The Black Caldron, The Castle of Llyr, Taran Wanderer, The High King, and, The Foundling and other Tales of Prydain

By: Alexander, Lloyd

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Guild America: 1990

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: A39105

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


This book is in Very Good- condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some bumping and there's one small tear to the upper spine end. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and wrinkled bits, mostly to the spine ends and corners. "Lloyd Chudley Alexander (January 30, 1924 – May 17, 2007) was an American author of more than forty books, primarily fantasy novels for children and young adults. His most famous work is The Chronicl... View more info

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Amazing Stories 30th Anniversary Issue Volume 30 Number 4

By: Amazing Stories

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Amazing Stories / Ziff-Davis Publishing Company: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32823

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized magazine with slick covers and glued spine. The magazine is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The text pages are noticeably toned throughout due to the acid content of the paper. Entries include works by Warner Van Lorne, Harry Stephen Keeler, Edmond Hamilton, Ellis Parker Butler, Bradner Buckner, Ray Cummings, H. B. Carleton, David H. Keller, Neil R. Jones, Robert Bloch, Taylor H. Greenfield, Isaac Asimov, Jack G. Huekels, Raymond Z. Gallun, and more. View more info

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The Broken Sword

By: Anderson, Poul (Poul William Anderson)

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Abelard-Schuman: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A38398

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed edition. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book cover have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed on the title page by the author, Poul Anderson. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright. There is some very beginning wear to the spine ends of the dust jacket. "Anderson is probably best known for adventure stories in which larger-than-life characters succeed gleefully or fail heroically. His ch... View more info

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Planet Of No Return / Star Guard An Ace Double

By: Anderson, Poul / Andre Norton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1956

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A32176

Condition: Very Good+


SIGNED EDITION. This copy has been signed by Poul Anderson on the title page of his book. This is an Ace Double with two books in one. This is a mass market paperback book. The book is in Very Good only condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine joints have noticeable rubbing and wear, and there is some light rubbing and creasing to the front, top and bottom edges of the book covers. The spine of the book has several creases. The text pages are clean, but noticeably toned due to the acid content of the paper. This copy has been signed by Poul Anderson on the title page of Planet... View more info

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The Pig Plantagenet

By: Andrews, Allen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1981

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33201

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is one nick to the top edge of the text block. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright. In the Pig Plantagenet author Allen Andrews has created a work of such freshness and breadth of appeal that it transcends category. Michael Foreman's illustrations - at once elegant and whimiscal - capture perfectly the wit and liveliness of a... View more info

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Robot The Mechanical Monster

By: Annan, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Bounty Books: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A37349

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback book with illustrated covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good condition and is lacking the dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light edge wear, rubbing and with some light curling as well. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

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The Unkind Word, And Other Stories

By: Anonymous (Pseudonym Of Mrs. Craik - Nee Dinah Maria Mulock)

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers, Publishers: 1870

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33731

Condition: Very Good+


Several of the stories included in this compilation are supernatural or fantastic in nature. This book is in Very Good+ condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a n early booksellers label pasted to the front pastedown page (E. F. Arnold, Kearny St, San Francisco, CA). Included are the short works: The Unkind Word, A Child's Life, His Young Lordship, Elizabeth and Victoria: From a Woma... View more info

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OPUS 100 A Guided Tour through the First 99 Books of America's Foremost Science Writer

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton and Mifflin: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33254

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Cover Art; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's address label neatly pasted to top front corner of the front endpaper. The top front corner of the dust jacket has a small chip to the top front flap joint. Both top and bottom spine ends of dust jacket have some beginning edge wear / rubbing. The rear cover of the dust jacket has some lightly ground-in dirt. "Opus 100 is Isacc Asimov's one-hundredth book in a twenty-year writing career! I... View more info

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The Robots of Dawn The New Lije Baley Robot Novel

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company: 1983

Edition: 1st Trade Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34443

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Cover Art; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ to Near Fine- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning toning to the endpapers. The dust jacket has some light edge wear and nicking to the spine ends and edges. "A puzzling case of roboticide takes interplanetary detective Elijah Baley from Earth to the planet Aurora the self-styled World of the Dawn, where humans and robots coexist in seemingly perfect harmony. There, the most advanced robot in the Universe - an awesomely human machine - has been murdered." "A... View more info

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Have You Seen These? A Boskone Book

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, NESFA Press / BOSKONE: 1974

Edition: Limited Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A37883

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Limited to 500 numbered copies, this is book number 107. This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. This copy has been signed by the author on title page. "Asimov wrote hard science fiction. Along with Robert A. Heinlein and Arthur C. Clarke, Asimov was considered one of the "Big Three" science fiction writers during his lifetime. Asimov's most famous work is the "Foundation" series, the first three books of which won the one-tim... View more info

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RADIX

By: Attanasio, A. A.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: New York, Morrow Books: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37882

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Cover Art; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The rear bottom corner of the book cover has a tiny bump with a nick to the paper at the very tip of the corner. The text pages are clean and bright. There are two small spots of glue residue to the top edge of the text block. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright. "Radix is a science fiction novel by American writer A. A. Attanasio, published in 1981. It was nominated for the Nebula Award for Best Novel in 1981. It is the first of four books... View more info

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In the Garden of Iden

By: Baker, Kage

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace: 1997

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34395

ISBN: 0340708255

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Cover Art; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. This is the author's first book & the First book in The Company series. "And now the news. And it's grim, we regret to say: today England's first official victim of the Counter-Reformation was burnt at Smithfield. John Rogers, Canon of Saint Paul's, longtime Reformation agitator and translator of the Matthew Bible, died in the presence of his wife and children in a ceremony lasting twenty-fi... View more info

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Titan

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Prism: 1997

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A33734

ISBN: 0002254247

Condition: Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket


SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the bottom spine end of the book cover. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, but do have toning, especially to the edges due to the acid content of the paper. This copy has been signed on the title page by Baxter in blue ink. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "The dream begins with a disaster. Given the task of dismantling NASA's aging shuttle program, after a horrifying re-entry crash, Paula Benacerraf... View more info

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The Folk Of The Air

By: BEAGLE, PETER S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Del Rey Books (Science Fiction and Fantasy): 1986

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A34082

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Cover Art; SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ to Near Fine- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a scratch / indented strip to the front endpaper of the book. This copy has been signed by the author with an inscription, on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is crisp and clean, however, the previous owner, wanting to keep the dust jacket fresh, has laminated it (both front and reverse). Unfortunately, it's not possible to remove the laminate without damaging the book. "When... View more info

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Darwin's Radio

By: Bear, Greg

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Del Rey Books (Science Fiction and Fantasy): 1999

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Edition

Seller ID: A33298

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Cover Art; First Trade edition -- published as a limited leatherbound, signed, numbered edition by Easton Press slightly before this. Also, it appears the British printing of this was released several weeks before the American edition, making that the true First Trade Edition. This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is some light bumping to the spine ends of the book cover. The dust jacket is crisp and clean with the exception of a bit of beginning ni... View more info

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Darwin's Children

By: Bear, Greg

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New york, Del Rey Books (Science Fiction and Fantasy): 2003

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Edition

Seller ID: A33306

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Eleven years have passed since SHEVA, an ancient retrovirus, was discovered in human DNA - a retrovirus that caused mutations in the human genome and heralded the arrival of a new wave of genetically enhanced humans. Now these changed children have reached adolescence." "Bear is often classified as a hard science fiction auth... View more info

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Darwin's Radio

By: Bear, Greg

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Del Rey Books (Science Fiction and Fantasy): 1999

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A33735

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


SIGNED EDITION. First Trade edition -- published as a limited leatherbound, signed, numbered edition by Easton Press slightly before this. Also, it appears the British printing of this was released several weeks before the American edition, making The UK edition the true First Trade Edition. This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. This copy has been signed... View more info

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Hegira

By: Bear, Greg

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, England, Severn House: 1988

Edition: 1st Hardback Eition; 1st Edition

Seller ID: A38649

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


This book is in Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, with one tiny spot of rubbing to the top corner of the rear panel. "Gregory Dale "Greg" Bear (born August 20, 1951) is an American writer and illustrator best known for science fiction. His work has covered themes of galactic conflict (Forge of God books) , artificial universes (The Way series) , consciousness and cultural practices (Queen of Angels) , and accelerated evolution (Blo... View more info