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DANCER FROM ATLANTIS [THE], Anderson, Poul
1 DANCER FROM ATLANTIS [THE]
Anderson, Poul
Doubleday, 1971, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Poor. Book. Frazetta, Frank
Book Club Edition and first world edition. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Seven binding priorities, which this is Currey binding priority (A) with Code 29 M on page 179. Jacket code 3411 on rear flap. Light dust soiling on top edge of text block. Jacket is chipped at top and bottom of spine panel, two closed 3cm vertical tears at bottom edge of jacket, "91335" inscribed by previous owner on rear panel, and spots, possibly from a spill, on front and side jacket panels. Although the jacket for this copy is poor, the copy itself in in fine condition. Not leaned, not remainder nor ex-library. A clean, straight copy for book this age. A great copy for a collector wanting to marry a fine copy with a better jacket.

002742

Price: 15.00 USD
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MAUREEN BIRNBAUM, BARBARIAN SWORDSPERSON: THE COMPLETE STORIES, Effinger, George Alec
2 MAUREEN BIRNBAUM, BARBARIAN SWORDSPERSON: THE COMPLETE STORIES
Effinger, George Alec
Guild America Books, 1994, 1568651015 / 9781568651019

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Kelly, Ken
Book Club edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. Code #03994 on rear jacket. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Jacket is scuffed in places, but otherwise intact without tears. A near fine copy in near fine jacket without previous owner's marks. Introduction by Mike Resnick. Collection of eight stories (one original to this collection), featuring Maureen "Muffy" Birnbaum, transported out of the shopping mall into various barbarian worlds, including Barsoom, Pellucidar and the Horseclans among others. (Effinger added later adventures and placed Maureen into these universes at request of their creators). A very fun spoof of the classic sword and sorcery genre. The start of each story features a full-page black & white illustration spoofing the iconic Frank Franzetta illustrations. Award History: 1994 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Collection (lost to Impossible Things by Connie Willis).

004414

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SCIENCE FICTION CENTURY [THE], Hartwell, David G. (ed)
3 SCIENCE FICTION CENTURY [THE]
Hartwell, David G. (ed)
Tor, 1997, 0312863381 / 9780312863388

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Harris, John
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Anthology collecting 45 stories claimed by Hartwell as the best of the 20th Century, a controversial attempt to form a definitive anthology of the definitive SF published between 1895 ("Another World" translated by Damon Knight in 1962) up to 1996. Each story is introduced by Hartwell with a brief discussion of the author's works. Authors include: Lino Aldani, Poul Anderson, Gregory Benford, Eddy C. Bertin, James Blish, Algis Budrys, Dino Buzzati, Hal Clement, Mildred Clingerman, John Crowley, Gordon Eklund, Harlan Ellison, Philip Jose Farmer, E. M. Forster, William Gibson, Charles Harness, Frank Herbert, Wolfgang Jeschke, Rudyard Kipling, Nancy Kress, Alexander Kuprin, Philip Latham, C. S. Lewis, Jack London, Frank Belknap Long, Richard A. Lupoff, James Morrow, Chad Oliver, Edgar Pangborn, J.H. Rosny aine, Margaret St. Clair, Michael Shaara, Robert Silverberg, Cordwainer Smith, Bruce Sterling, Michael Swanwick, Willam Tenn, James Tiptree, Jr., George Turner, Jack Vance, A. E. van Vogt, H. G. Wells, Connie Willis, Adam Wisniewski-Snerg, John Wyndham and Roger Zelazny. Award History: 1998 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Anthology (lost to The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourteenth Annual Collection by Dozois).

004437

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NADYA (SIGNED), Murphy, Pat
4 NADYA (SIGNED)
Murphy, Pat
Tor, 1996, 0312862261 / 9780312862268

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Koelsch, Michael
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Murphy on the title page. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. A clean, square copy in bright, intact dust jacket. Picaresque novel, adeptly combining history and dark fantasy, where the female protagonist is both a young Polish immigrant and a werewolf in the 1830's American West. Part of her maturity is adapting to her (human and her werewolf persona's) frank sexuality with partners of either sex.
Signed by Author(s)
000969

Price: 20.00 USD
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HAVOC SWIMS JADED, Schow, David J.
5 HAVOC SWIMS JADED
Schow, David J.
Subterranean Press, 2006, 1596060670 / 9781596060678

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Dietz, Frank
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy.Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Collection of 13 horror short stories, a Forward by "Bertrand Nightenhelser" with full color, wrap-around jacket and interior illustrations by Frank Dietz. Craig Spector collaborated on the short story "Dismantling Fortress Architecture" with Schow. The short stories previously appeared in "magazines that no longer exist or anthologies that are out of print" - read Schow's hilarious rant on the copyright page.

003507

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CONAN: EXCLUSIVE EXCERPTED EDITION, Thomas, Roy
6 CONAN: EXCLUSIVE EXCERPTED EDITION
Thomas, Roy
DK Publishing, 2007, 0756635322 / 9780756635329

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, No Jacket. Book. Frazetta, Frank
Hardcover first edition, first printing and First American Edition. Stated First Printing with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Chapterbook lavishly illustrated with scores of color illustrations by artists including: Frank Frazetta, Gary Gianni, Alex Ross, Ken Kelly and others. Also includes the full map of the Hyborian World at the time of Conan the Barbarian. Each chapter is a synopsis in text and illustrations of Conan's adventures as Cimmerian, Thief, Mercenary, Warrior, Chieftan, Corsair and finally King. Each chapter includes regional maps and details regarding the culture and religion where Conan's adventures take place. A wonderful association item for the Conan collector.

004630

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WORLD FANTASY CONVENTION: 1998 SOUVENIR BOOK (SIGNED), World Fantasy Convention 98 with Cecilia Holland
7 WORLD FANTASY CONVENTION: 1998 SOUVENIR BOOK (SIGNED)
World Fantasy Convention 98 with Cecilia Holland
World Fantasy Convention, 1998, 

First Edition, Soft cover, Fine, No Jacket. Book. Wilson, Gahan
Magazine. Fine (unread) copy in fine pictorial cover. Souvenir Book magazine presented at Golden Ages, The 24th World Fantasy Convention held from October 29th to November 2nd, 1998 at Monterey, California. Signed by Special Guest Cecilia Holland on the title page. Over 100 pages of original short stories, articles and essays by the Guests of Honor including: Gahan Wilson, Frank M. Robinson, Cecelia Holland, Richard Laymon and Richard A. Lupoff.
Signed by Author(s)
002645

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