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STAR TREK: PROBE, Bonanno, Margaret Wander
1 STAR TREK: PROBE
Bonanno, Margaret Wander
Pocket Books, 1992, 0671724207 / 9780671724207

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Birdsong, Keith
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. Set in the Star Trek universe, and preceded by Strangers from the Sky (1987).

003774

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DANCERS IN THE DARK, Chalker, Jack L.
2 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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REBEL OF RHADA [THE], Gilman, Robert Cham (pseud. Alfred Coppel)
3 REBEL OF RHADA [THE]
Gilman, Robert Cham (pseud. Alfred Coppel)
Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1969, 

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Loehle, Richard
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Blue boards with gold lettering. Dark purple rear jacket panel shows some rubbing with some very light crinkling at top and bottom edges of spine panel (normal for a book this age). Previous owner's stamp on half-title page. The page block is bright, square and without stains. A superior copy. A Space-Opera intended for tough, older children, it's a thoughtful work on the decline and resurgence of civilization. Some 10,000 years in the future, mankind has slipped back to a feudal culture, except for the star ships that still link the interstellar empire together. The starship engines run on unlimited energy, but the rest of technology is lost to myth and superstition. Priests chant navigation codes, war horses are transported in the holds for knights and torches light the passageways of the starship because no one remembers how to fix the lights. Within this decay, Kier of Rhada is called to Earth by the 10 year old Emperor to account for himself.

004501

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FUNGUS: A NOVEL [THE], Knight, Harry Adam (aka John Brosnan)
4 FUNGUS: A NOVEL [THE]
Knight, Harry Adam (aka John Brosnan)
Franklin Watts, 1989, 0531151034 / 9780531151037

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Good. Book. LoPrete, Tere
Hardcover first edition, first printing. First US edition. (Previously published in 1985 by Star Books in the UK.) Jacket price is intact and number line is complete. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. One jagged, but closed jacket tear at top rear corner of spine panel (1 cm in length) with associated crinkling and two closed jacket tears (0.5 cm and 1 cm in length) at bottom edge of rear jacket panel with associated crinkling and creasing. Other than these flaws this is a clean, straight copy without price-clipping. The pages are bright without soiling. An absolutely creepy book - "She picked up a length of wood and thrust it angrily into one of the bigger mounds of fungus. Unexpectedly, a ripple ran through the growth, then the whole mound moved...Even worse, it spoke to her. 'Nora,' it said in a thick, muffled voice. 'Nora...It's me...' And before she could react Norm reached out with two soft, slightly sticky arms and hugged her for the first time in years.'" Harry Adam Knight was the pseudonym for John Brosnan (1947 - 2005).

003293

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QUIET POOLS [THE], Kube-McDowell, Michael P.
5 QUIET POOLS [THE]
Kube-McDowell, Michael P.
Ace, 1990, 0441699111 / 9780441699117

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Moore, Chris
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Minor age-related wear, else fine copy in fine jacket. Critically acclaimed SF novel about the political intrigue and social conflict over the plan, called the Diaspora Project, to send Earth's best people on a lifelong star voyage of colonization. Barron (ed) Anatomy 4, 4-239. Clute, Science Fiction:The Illustrated Encyclopedia - Notable Works, pg. 206. Award History: 1990 HOMer Award Nominee (lost to Redshit Rendezvous by John Stith); 1991 Hugo Award Nominee (lost to The Vor Game by Bujold); 1991 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best SF Novel (lost to The Fall of Hyperion by Simmons).

000906

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FOUR WAYS TO FORGIVENESS, Le Guin, Ursula
6 FOUR WAYS TO FORGIVENESS
Le Guin, Ursula
Gollancz, 1996, 0575063017 / 9780575063013

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Crisp, Steve
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first UK edition. (Preceded by the HarperPrism US edition published in 1995.) First Published in Great Britain stated on copyright page. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Thematic collection of four linked novellas set in the Hainish universe of Left Hand of Darkness. Award History: 1995 Notable Book, NY Times Book Review, 3 Dec. 1995; 1996 Locus Poll Award Winner for Best Collection; 1996 Prometheus Award Nominee (lost to The Star Fraction by Ken MacLeod).

003886

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COSMONAUT KEEP, Macleod, Ken
7 COSMONAUT KEEP
Macleod, Ken
Orbit, 2000, 1857239865 / 9781857239867

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Gibbons, Lee
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The US edition was published in 2001.) Not a book club, remainder or an ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Best Novel Nominee for the 2002 Hugo Award. (Lost to American Gods by Gaiman.) First Contact novel, and first in the Engines of Light, a new series that is both near-future political intrigue and space opera. Macleod, the Scottish equivalent of Bruce Sterling, is the author of the The Star Fraction (a 1996 runner-up for the Arthur C. Clarke Award), and like Sterling focuses his writing in the realm of political SF. He was nomiated for the 1998 British Science Fiction Award (BSFA) for The Cassini Division, and won it in 1999 for The Sky Road. "MacLeod's original and subversive way of imagining his futures easily overshadows the formulaic elements of his narrative." - Locus, May 2001. "Cosmonaut Keep opens MacLeod's new SF sequence Engines of Light. It is highly entertaining and intelligent, promising more good things to come." - David Langford. "[T]he greatest living Trotskyist libertarian cyberpunk science-fiction writer." - Salon website. Both panels for the excellent full color, wrap-around dustjacket illustration by Lee Gibbons are pictured here. Award History: 2002 Hugo Award Nominee for Best Novel; 2001 Arthur C. Clarke Award Nominee (lost to Parable of the Talents by Octavia Butler.)

001778

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STAR WARS: THE CRYSTAL STAR, McIntyre, Vonda N.
8 STAR WARS: THE CRYSTAL STAR
McIntyre, Vonda N.
Bantam, 1994, 0553089293 / 9780553089295

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Struzan, Drew
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Full number line with "1" present. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Faint age-related edge wear to jacket and scuffing at top edge of page block, else fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. The continuing saga of Han Solo, Luke, Princess Leia and Chewbacca in the Star Wars universe.

003201

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STONE, Roberts, Adam
9 STONE
Roberts, Adam
Gollancz, 2002, 0575070633 / 9780575070639

First Edition, Hardcover, As New, As New. Book. Moore, Chris
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. Roberts' third novel, preceded by the critically acclaimed Salt and his second novel On. Picaresque adventure, and "a strong novel of ideas emerges, its narrator - and his sponsors - eloquent of enlightening nightmares." Nick Gevers - Locus, October 2002. A criminal, an avatar in this future society which has forgotten about crime, is sprung from a prison at the center of a star and is employed to kill the entire population of a planet and leave the planet intact. His job takes him to many exotic worlds where mankind searches for the excitement of new experiences. Full color wrap-around dustjacket illustration by Chris Moore.

002241

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TEKSECRET (SIGNED), Shatner, William with Judith, Garfield Reeves-Stevens, Ron Goulart and Boris Vallejo
10 TEKSECRET (SIGNED)
Shatner, William with Judith, Garfield Reeves-Stevens, Ron Goulart and Boris Vallejo
Ace Putnam, 1993, 0399138927 / 9780399138928

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Vallejo, Boris
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Signed on the title page by jacket artist Boris Vallejo. Small, very faint pen mark on side edge of textblock, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Very nice jacket painting by Boris Vallejo.
Signed by Author(s)
002888

Price: 70.00 USD
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TEKWAR (SIGNED), Shatner, William with Judith, Garfield Reeves-Stevens, Ron Goulart and Boris Vallejo
11 TEKWAR (SIGNED)
Shatner, William with Judith, Garfield Reeves-Stevens, Ron Goulart and Boris Vallejo
Ace Putnam, 1989, 0399134956 / 9780399134951

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Vallejo, Boris
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Signed on the title page by jacket artist Boris Vallejo. Minor bumping to top outer corners, else a fine (unread) copy in fine jacket without tears or clipping. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Shatner's first novel, and the first novel in the Tek series. Very nice dustjacket painting by Boris Vallejo. Ron Goulart co-wrote Tekwar, Teklords (1991) and Teklab (1991) but is un-credited as co-author.
Signed by Author(s)
000694

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STAR TREK: VULCAN'S FORGE, Sherman, Josepha and Susan Shwartz
12 STAR TREK: VULCAN'S FORGE
Sherman, Josepha and Susan Shwartz
Pocket Books, 1997, 0671009265 / 9780671009267

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Birdsong, Keith
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine copy in fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy.

003432

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RESURRECTED MAN [THE] (SIGNED), Williams, Sean
13 RESURRECTED MAN [THE] (SIGNED)
Williams, Sean
Pyr Books, 2005, 1591023114 / 9781591023111

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Picacio, John
Hardcover first edition, first printing. First US and first hardcover edition. (Previously published as a paperback in Australia in 1998.) Number "1" present in number line with "05" present indicating a 2005 publication. Signed by Williams and inscribed "To Charlie Lane (?)/Fellow lover of SF comics (?). Also enclosed is a personal note written by Williams on his own stationary to the same person. The note reads "Dear Charlie Rose/The Star Wars novel should/be coming from Del Rey. Hope/you don't mind that I've sent you/this as well, for your [illegible]"./[Illegible] = SF = Excellent!/All the Best, Sean". Very light crinkling at top edge of jacket panel, else a very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A square, bright copy. A really nice associational copy by a very talented writer. Award History: 1999 Ditmar Award Winner; 1998 Aurealis Award Nominee (lost to The Centurion's Empire by Sean McMullen).
Signed by Author(s)
004537

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STAR WARS: THE LAST COMMAND, Zahn, Timothy
14 STAR WARS: THE LAST COMMAND
Zahn, Timothy
Bantam Spectra, 1993, 0553091867 / 9780553091861

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Jung, Tom
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Very small (1cm in length) chip at bottome edge of rear jacket panel with minor age-related wear to textblock and jacket edges, else fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. (Copies of The Last Command are into their 9th printings.) The third and final volume in Zahn's well-received sequel to the adventures of Luke, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca in the Star Wars universe.

003202

Price: 15.95 USD
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LIGHTSTONE: BOOK ONE OF THE EA CYCLE [THE], Zindell, David
15 LIGHTSTONE: BOOK ONE OF THE EA CYCLE [THE]
Zindell, David
Voyager, 2001, 0002247569 / 9780002247566

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Taylor, Geoff
Voyager UK, first printing and true first edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Book One of the Ea Cycle. "The world of Ea, an ancient world settled in eons past by the Star People, fell into moral decay. Now a champion has been born who will lead them back."

002032

Price: 25.00 USD
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