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TOTAL RECALL, Anthony, Piers
1 TOTAL RECALL
Anthony, Piers
Morrow, 1989, 0688052096 / 9780688052096

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Berkey, John
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Some minor age-related edge wear, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A straight, square copy without price-clipping. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Novelization of the Sci-Fi movie Total Recall starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, in turn based upon the short story by Philip K. Dick: "We Can Remember It for You Wholesale." The film version remained loyal to PKD's compelling vision of corrupt political systems, neurotic rulers and multilayered social and personal paranoia. Clute, Science Fiction: The Illustrated Encyclopedia, pg. 162. Classic starship painting on the dustjacket illustration by John Berkey.

000078

Price: 40.00 USD
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MOJO AND THE PICKLE JAR, Bell, Douglas
2 MOJO AND THE PICKLE JAR
Bell, Douglas
Tor, 1991, 0812508807 / 9780812508802

First Edition, Mass Market Paperback, Fine, No Jacket. Book. 
First printing, paperback. Fine (unread) copy in fine pictorial wrappers. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy. Award History: 1992 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best First Novel (lost to The Cipher by Kathe Koja); 1991 Philip K. Dick Award Nominee (lost to King of Morning, Queen of Day by Ian McDonald).

002594

Price: 15.00 USD
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BEST SF: 1969, Harrison, Harry and Brian Aldiss (eds)
3 BEST SF: 1969
Harrison, Harry and Brian Aldiss (eds)
Putnam, 1970, 

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Very Good. Book. Lehr, Paul
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Black boards with title in purple letters on spine and front cover. Heavy jacket crinkling at top edge at spine panel and front tip. Faint dust soiling at top edge of page block. Moderate rubbing (1.5 cm in length) on lower edge of jacket spine panel. Aside from these defects a square, clean copy without price-clipping or previous owner's marks. Anthology collecting short fiction originally published only in the SF magazines. Contributors include: Anthony Burgess; Brian Aldiss; Frederik Pohl; James Tiptree, Jr.; D. M. Thomas; Dr. Paul Ehrlich; Pg Wyal; Ursula K. Le Guin; Edward Lucie-Smith; John Cotton; J. G. Ballard; Ken W. Purdy; Joseph Wesley; Jon Hartridge; Philip K. Dick; Bruce McAllister; Algis Budrys. Introduction by Harrison and Afterword by Aldiss.

003663

Price: 14.95 USD
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SCIENCE FICTION CENTURY [THE], Hartwell, David G. (ed)
4 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

Price: 10.00 USD
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MIDNIGHT ROBBER (SIGNED), Hopkinson, Nalo
5 MIDNIGHT ROBBER (SIGNED)
Hopkinson, Nalo
Warner Aspect, 2000, 0446675601 / 9780446675604

First Edition, Soft cover, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Dillion, Leo & Diane
First edition, first printing and trade paperback. (No hardcover edition published.) Very fine (unread) trade paperback. Hopkinson won the 1999 Locus Award for Best First Novel for Brown Girl in the Ring (1998). Signed and dated "Apr 28/01" by Hopkinson on the title page. Award History: 2000 Nebula Award Nominee for Best Novel (Lost to Darwin's Radio by Greg Bear); 2000 Hugo Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by Rowling); 2000 Philip K. Dick Award Nominee for Best Novel (Lost to Only Forward by Michael Marshall Smith); 2001 Sunburst Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Galveston by Sean Stewart).
Signed by Author(s)
001908

Price: 30.00 USD
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COYOTE KINGS OF THE SPACE - AGE BACHELOR PAD [THE], Minister Faust (pseud. Malcolm Azania)
6 COYOTE KINGS OF THE SPACE - AGE BACHELOR PAD [THE]
Minister Faust (pseud. Malcolm Azania)
Ballantine Books, 2004, 0345466357 / 9780345466358

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Fine, No Jacket. Book. Wood, Ashley
Trade paperback, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy without jacket as issued. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Number line complete with "1" present. A square, immaculate copy. SF satire and comedy by Canadian writer and social activist Malcolm Azania. Coyote Kings is his first novel. Award History: 2004 Philip K. Dick Award Nominee (lost to Life by Gwyneth Jones); 2005 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Confusion by Neal Stephenson).

004233

Price: 15.00 USD
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BECOMING ALIEN, Ore, Rebecca
7 BECOMING ALIEN
Ore, Rebecca
Tor, 1988, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Beekman, Doug
Book Club, first printing and first hardcover edition. (First published in paperback as one of Ben Bova's Discoveries series. This BCE hardcover was published six months after the paperback.) Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Code #13632 at bottom corner of rear jacket. (First published by Tor in paperback, this Science Fiction Book Club edition is the first hardcover edition.) Rebecca Ore's first novel. A single small closed tear (1.0 cm in length) at top right corner of rear panel near spine, else fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket without clipping. Excellent condition for this title. Award History: 1988 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best First Novel (lost to War for the Oaks by Emma Bull); 1988 Philip K. Dick Award Nominee (lost to Four Hundred Billion Stars by Paul J. McAuley).

003719

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DINNER AT DEVIANT'S PALACE, Powers, Tim
8 DINNER AT DEVIANT'S PALACE
Powers, Tim
Ace, 1985, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Near Fine, Very Good. Book. Walotsky, Ron
Book Club, first printing and first hardcover edition. (First published in paperback by Ace in 1984.) Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Science Fiction Book Club edition with first printing code PO28 on page 218. (This SFBC edition preceded the Chatto & Windus UK hardcover edition by five months.) Yellow cloth lettered in black on spine. Faint dust soiling smudge at corner of top page block edge near spine. Light rubbing at corners and top and bottom edges of spine panel with associated crinkling. Two closed tears, the first (3 cm in length) at bottom corner of rear jacket panel and the second (0.75 in length) at lower tip of front jacket fold. Faint crease in jacket near spine on front panel. Aside from these defects a square, straight copy without stains, clipping or previous owner's marks. A very nice copy of a rare book with the classic full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Ron Walotsky. Award History: 1985 Philip K. Dick Award Winner; 1985 Nebula Award Nominee (lost to Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card); 1986 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Postman by David Brin).

003733

Price: 25.00 USD
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AMBER SPYGLASS [THE]: HIS DARK MATERIALS BOOK III, Pullman, Philip
9 AMBER SPYGLASS [THE]: HIS DARK MATERIALS BOOK III
Pullman, Philip
Knopf, 2000, 0679879269 / 9780679879268

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Rohmann, Eric
Hardcover first edition, first printing and true first edition. (Preceded the edition published in the UK by Scholastic.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with number line complete. Faint handling related wear and smudging to page block edges, else fine copy in fine jacket. In addition, the circular cut-out in the jacket panel is intact without the usual rips and tears, a common defect with this title. A square, straight copy without the usual previous owner's marks. The US hardcover edition is currently in its fifth printing. Award History: 2001 World Fantasy Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to joint winners Declare by Powers and Galveston by Stewart.)

004208

Price: 25.00 USD
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SCARECROW AND HIS SERVANT [THE], Pullman, Philip
10 SCARECROW AND HIS SERVANT [THE]
Pullman, Philip
Doubleday, 2004, 038540980X / 9780385409803

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Bailey, Peter
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US was published by Knopf in 2005.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Children's novel, and Pullman's first full-length novel since The Amber Spyglass. Interior and jacket illustrations by Peter Bailey.

002857

Price: 30.00 USD
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SUBTLE KNIFE [THE]: HIS DARK MATERIALS BOOK II, Pullman, Philip
11 SUBTLE KNIFE [THE]: HIS DARK MATERIALS BOOK II
Pullman, Philip
Knopf, 1997, 0679879250 / 9780679879251

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Near Fine. Book. Rohmann, Eric
Hardcover first edition, first printing. First US edition. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder for ex-library copy. Page block shows some moderate, handling-related wear from having been read, but is straight and square without the ubiquitous inscriptions by previous owners. Jacket shows light crinkling at the head and heel of spine panel edges. Aside from this shelving defects the jacket is complete, without tears with the original $20.00 price intact. Very difficult to find copies without remainder marks or previous owner's inscriptions. Award History: 1998 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Fantasy Novel (lost to Earthquake Weather by Tim Powers.)

004421

Price: 75.00 USD
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SHIP OF FOOLS, Russo, Richard Paul
12 SHIP OF FOOLS
Russo, Richard Paul
Ace, 2001, 0739416901 / 9780739416907

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Jensen, Bruce
Book Club Edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. Code 35724 on rear jacket panel. Statement "Ace edition / January 2001" present on copyright page. (Previously published as a trade paperback original by Ace, this first hardcover edition was later published by Ace as a book club edition.) Very faint jacket crinkling at top edge of spine panel, else a very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. An excellent copy for this critically acclaimed, award-winning and horrifying SF novel about alien contact. Award History: 2001 Philip K. Dick Award Winner; 2001 Notable Book of the Year List, NY Times Book Review, Dec. 2, 2001; 2002 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Passage by Connie Willis).

003716

Price: 25.00 USD
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RECLAMATION, Zettel, Sarah
13 RECLAMATION
Zettel, Sarah
Warner Aspect, 1996, 0446602922 / 9780446602921

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Donato
Book Club edition and first hardcover edition. Code #13599 on rear jacket panel. (Preceded by the mass market paperback.) Fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. The copy is clean and square. The jacket has one closed tear, 1.5cm in length, at the top edge of the rear jacket panel. Zettel's first novel and winner of the Locus Poll Award for Best First Novel. Award History: Co-winner of the 1997 Locus Award for Best First Novel (tied with Whiteout by Sage Walker); 1996 Philip K. Dick Award Nominee (lost to The Time Ships by Stephen Baxter).

004600

Price: 12.00 USD
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