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STREET: A NOVEL, Cady, Jack
1 STREET: A NOVEL
Cady, Jack
St. Martin's Press, 1994, 0312114559 / 9780312114558

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Kloster, Doris
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Critically acclaimed horror novel. "Street [is] a work of genuine supernatural horror. It's stunningly dark conclusion continues to resonate, and disturb, long after the reader turns the last page." - Locus, August 1994.

000345

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FLASHING SWORDS! #4: BARBARIANS AND BLACK MAGICIANS, Carter, Lin (ed)
2 FLASHING SWORDS! #4: BARBARIANS AND BLACK MAGICIANS
Carter, Lin (ed)
Doubleday, 1977, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Viskupic, Gary
Book Club Edition, first printing and true first edition. The first appearance for this title in any form issued by Science Fiction Book Club with code H19 on page 182 and code 1811 on rear jacket flap. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Fine copy in jacket with only faint crinkling at top and bottom edges of spine panel. Otherwise the jacket is clean without tear-outs, nicks or stains. A wonderful copy. Original anthology featuring stories by the following authors: Jack Vance, Poul Anderson, John Jakes, Katherine Kurtz and Michael Moorcock. Interior illustrations by Rick Bryant. Introduction with story notes by Lin Carter.

003872

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DANCERS IN THE DARK, Chalker, Jack L.
3 DANCERS IN THE DARK
Chalker, Jack L.
Five Star, 2002, 0786246804 / 9780786246809

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Simmons, Andy
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Collects three stories originally published in paperback, with a new Introduction by Chalker. This is the first hardcover appearance for these stories: Forty Days and Nights in the Wilderness (1978), Moths and Candle (1988) and Dancers in the Afterglow (1978).

004455

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MEMORY CATHEDRAL [THE]: A SECRET HISTORY OF LEONARDO DA VINCI, Dann, Jack
4 MEMORY CATHEDRAL [THE]: A SECRET HISTORY OF LEONARDO DA VINCI
Dann, Jack
Bantam Books, 1995, 0553096370 / 9780553096378

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Jacobus, Tim
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Award History: Winner of the 1996 Aurealis Award for Best Fantasy Novel.

003994

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A WHISPER OF BLOOD: 18 STORIES OF VAMPIRISM, Datlow, Ellen (ed)
5 A WHISPER OF BLOOD: 18 STORIES OF VAMPIRISM
Datlow, Ellen (ed)
Morrow, 1991, 0688103618 / 9780688103613

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Canty, Thomas
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Small, closed jacket tear (1 cm in length) at front jacket fold, else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Sophisticated original anthology edited by Ellen Datlow featuring adult-themed vampire stories. Fun stuff. Contributing authors include: Suzy McKee Charnas; Karl Edward Wagner; Robert Silverberg; Kathe Koje; Elizabeth Massie; Barry N. Malzberg; Rick Wilber; Jonathan Carroll; Thomas Ligotti; Melissa Mia Hall; David J. Schow; Jack Womack; Melinda M. Snodgrass; Thomas Tessier; Chelsea Quinn Yarbro; K. W. Jeter; Pat Cadigan; Robert Holdstock and Garry Kilworth.

003779

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FOURTH BEAR: A NURSERY CRIME (SIGNED), Fforde, Jasper
6 FOURTH BEAR: A NURSERY CRIME (SIGNED)
Fforde, Jasper
Viking Press, 2006, 0670037729 / 9780670037728

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Gauld, Tom
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Previously published in the UK by Hodder & Stoughton.) Signed "Jasper" on the front free end-paper as is the author's preference. Faint bumping at head of spine panel, else fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. A "Signed Copy" sticker is fixed to the front jacket. (Jacket is un-laminated, so very prone to scuffs and marks, which are absent from this copy.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The second novel in the "Nursery Crimes" series featuring Jack Spratt.
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004579

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SCIENCE FICTION CENTURY [THE], Hartwell, David G. (ed)
7 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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THREE HAINISH NOVELS, Le Guin, Ursula K.
8 THREE HAINISH NOVELS
Le Guin, Ursula K.
Doubleday, 1978, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Woolhiser, Jack
Book Club Edition and first printing with Code T19 on page 370. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Moderate foxing at top edge of page block. Faint shelfwear with a single small but jagged tear (0.5 cm in length) at top edge of spine panel, else a fine copy in a fine jacket. A clean, square wonderfully preserved copy without previous owner's marks and difficult to find in such condition. First combined edition collecting ROCANNON'S WORLD, PLANET OF EXILE and CITY OF ILLUSIONS. Issued by the Science Fiction Book Club and edited by Jeffrey Levin, this Book Club edition comprises the correct and consistent text preferred by Le Guin for all three novels "after years of increasingly garbled edtions" as stated by Le Guin in her Acknowledgment.

003484

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OMEGA, McDevitt, Jack
9 OMEGA
McDevitt, Jack
Ace, 2003, 0441010466 / 9780441010462

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Ducak, Danilo
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Award History: 2004 Nebula Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Paladin of Souls by Lois McMaster Bujold); 2004 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Ilium by Dan Simmons); Winner of the 2004 John W. Campbell Memorial Award for Best Novel; Locus Magazine: Best of 2003 Recommended Reading List for Science Fiction Novels. Very collectible copy.

003969

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OMEGA (SIGNED), McDevitt, Jack
10 OMEGA (SIGNED)
McDevitt, Jack
Ace, 2003, 0441010466 / 9780441010462

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Fine. Book. Ducak, Danilo
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by McDevitt on the title page. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Small, faint stain on bottom edge of page block, else fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Award History: 2004 Nebula Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost lost to Paladin of Souls by Lois McMaster Bujold); 2004 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Ilium by Dan Simmons); Winner of the 2004 John W. Campbell Memorial Award for Best Novel; Locus Magazine: Best of 2003 Recommended Reading List for Science Fiction Novels.
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003974

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VOICES OF HEAVEN [THE] (SIGNED), Pohl, Frederik and Jack Williamson
11 VOICES OF HEAVEN [THE] (SIGNED)
Pohl, Frederik and Jack Williamson
Tor, 1994, 0312856431 / 9780312856434

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Walotsky, Ron
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Signed by Pohl on the title page. Stand alone novel and SF thriller, where a small, struggling colony of humans are caught up in the intrigues of the indigeneous inhabitants' struggle against the colonizing humans.
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000180

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DOWN THESE DARK SPACEWAYS (SIGNED), Resnick, Mike (ed) and Robert J. Sawyer
12 DOWN THESE DARK SPACEWAYS (SIGNED)
Resnick, Mike (ed) and Robert J. Sawyer
Science Fiction Book Club, 2005, 1582881642 / 9781582881645

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Giancola, Donato
Book Club edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by contributor Robert J Sawyer and dated "13 April 2009" on the contents page. Original publication by the Science Fiction Book Club with "First Science Fiction Book Club printing May 2005" stated on copyright page. Slight wear with corners lightly bumped with moderate bumping at top and bottom edges of spine panel. Original anthology edited by Mike Resnick featuring SF mystery novellas by Mike Resnick, David Gerrold, Catherine Asaro, Robert Reed, Jack McDevitt and Robert J. Sawyer.
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003534

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EVERYTHING YOU HAVE IS MINE, Scoppettone, Sandra
13 EVERYTHING YOU HAVE IS MINE
Scoppettone, Sandra
Little, Brown & Co., 1991, 0316776467 / 9780316776462

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. First book in the mystery series featuring private eye Lauren Laurano. Writing as Jack Early, Scoppettone wrote "[s]ome of the best hard- boiled writing to emerge in the 1980's..." - DeAndrea (ed), Encyclopedia Mysteriosa, pg. 319.

000492

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WHEELERS, Stewart, Ian and Jack Cohen
14 WHEELERS
Stewart, Ian and Jack Cohen
Warner Books, 2000, 044652560X / 9780446525602

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Eggleton, Bob
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Nice jacket illustration by Bob Eggleton.

001840

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JACK FAUST (SIGNED), Swanwick, Michael
15 JACK FAUST (SIGNED)
Swanwick, Michael
Avon Books, 1997, 0380974444 / 9780380974443

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Spalenka, Greg
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Published previously by Orion in the UK.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library. Signed by Swanwick on the title page. Jacket very lightly crinkled at top edge of spine panel, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy. Award History: 1997 British Science Fiction Award Nominee (lost to The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell); 1997 Sidewise Award Nominee (lost to How Few Remain by Harry Turtledove); 1998 Hugo Award Nominee (lost to Forever Peace by Joe Haldeman); 1998 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Earthquake Weather by Tim Powers).
Signed by Author(s)
004485

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LIFEBURST, Williamson, Jack
16 LIFEBURST
Williamson, Jack
Ballantine Del Rey, 1984, 0345313941 / 9780345313942

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Dixon, Don
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very small, closed but jagged jacket tear at head of spine panel (0.5 cm in size). Light jacket rippling by the laminate on rear jacket flap, else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A straight, square copy without price-clipping.

003860

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THREE FROM THE LEGION, Williamson, Jack
17 THREE FROM THE LEGION
Williamson, Jack
Nelson Doubleday, 1979, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Woolhiser, Jack
Book Club Edition, first printing. First printing code #J47 on page 535 and code #3591 on rear jacket flap. Maroon boards with black lettering on spine. Omnibus, collects The Legion of Space (1947) The Cometeers (1950) and One Against the Legion (1950), all originally published in pulp magazines before being published in hardcovers by Fantasy Press. The interesting collecting point about this BCE is it also collects in hardcover for the first time the novella "Nowhere Near" another Legion of Space story, which was first published in pulp magazine and strangely was not listed in the Contents page of the BCE. Aside from some scuffing along the bottom edges of the boards and light age-related wear at the top edge, the boards and page block are square, bright and without marks. Excellent condition for this book club. The jacket has light crinkling at top and bottom corners of the spine panel with one small, closed tear (2 cm in length) at the bottom edge of rear jacket panel. Aside from these defects, the jacket is bright, intact and without chipping.

004865

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PASSAGE: A NOVEL (SIGNED), Willis, Connie
18 PASSAGE: A NOVEL (SIGNED)
Willis, Connie
Bantam, 2001, 0553111248 / 9780553111248

First Edition, Soft cover, Fine, No Jacket. Book. Becker, Royce M.
Advanced Reading Copy (ARC). Trade paperback, first printing. No jacket as issued. Signed by Connie Willis on the title page. Bantam promotional letter also enclosed. (Rare to find the promotional letters still with the ARCs.) Tips lightly worn with some faint scuffing to page block edges, else fine copy without jacket as issued. A clean, square copy without tears. Full color page of the book's pending jacket illustration by Royce Becker precedes the half-title page. Joanna Lander, a scientist researching patients' Near Death Experiences (NDF), collaborates with another scientist who has perfected a psychoactive drug that can send a person into NDF and pull them back. But Lander's repeated trips to NDF brings something back with her, and opens a door unknown to anyone. A gripping time-travel novel by the award-winning author of the time-travel novels The Doomsday Book, To Say Nothing of the Dog and Lincoln's Dreams. "[M]asterfully blends tragedy, humor, and fear in an unforgettable meditation on humanity and death." - Therese Littleton, Amazon (May, 2001). "The book's multiplying internal and external mazes provide an emblem of human complexity, foolishness, and deeper terrors, some reaching from beyond death." - Locus, May 2001. Award History: 2002 Locus Award Winner for Best SF Novel; 2002 Hugo Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to American Gods by Gaiman); 2002 John W. Campbell Award Nominee (lost to dual winners Terraforming Earth by Jack Williamson and The Chronoliths by Robert Charles Wilson); 2002 Arthur C. Clarke Award Nominee (lost to Bold as Love by Gwyneth Jones); San Francisco Chronicle Book Review Best of 2001 List for Best Novel; 2001 Nebula Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Quantum Rose by Asaro).
Signed by Author(s)
004254

Price: 75.00 USD
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PRIME EVIL: NEW STORIES BY THE MASTERS OF MODERN HORROR (SIGNED), Winter, Douglas E. (ed) and Peter Straub
19 PRIME EVIL: NEW STORIES BY THE MASTERS OF MODERN HORROR (SIGNED)
Winter, Douglas E. (ed) and Peter Straub
New American Library, 1988, 0453005721 / 9780453005722

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Canty, Thomas
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Printing with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Faint bump with associated crinkling at lower right corner of jacket with very light crinklingat jacket corners and tips, else fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. Signed by contributor Peter Straub on the Contents page. Original anthology edited by Douglas E. Winter featuring new horror stories contributed by the following authors: Stephen King, Paul Hazel, Dennis Etchison, Clive Barker, Thomas Tessier, M. John Harrison, David Morrell, Peter Straub, Charles L. Grant, Thomas Ligotti, Ramsey Campbell, Whitley Strieber and Jack Cady.
Signed by Author(s)
003567

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1983 ANNUAL WORLD'S BEST SF [THE], Wollheim, Donald A. (ed) and Arthur Saha
20 1983 ANNUAL WORLD'S BEST SF [THE]
Wollheim, Donald A. (ed) and Arthur Saha
Daw Books, 1983, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Powers, Richard
Book Club Edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. (First published in paperback the same year by Daw Books.) First printing with code N34 on page 238 and Code #1251 on rear jacket panel. Not a remainder nor ex-library copy. Some jacket crinkling at tips with some chipping and crinkling at head and heel of spine panel, else fine copy in near fine jacket. Collects the best short fiction published the previous year in magazines. The authors include: James White, Connie Willis, Frederik Pohl, Gardner Dozois, Jack Dann, Timothy Zahn, Timothy Robert Sullivan, Tanith Lee, Joanna Russ, Bruce Sterling and Rudy Rucker. Edited with an Introduction by Wollheim.

004139

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