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EMPRESS OF THE ENDLESS DREAM [THE], Arden, Tom
1 EMPRESS OF THE ENDLESS DREAM [THE]
Arden, Tom
Gollancz, 2001, 0575063742 / 9780575063747

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Jenkins, Kevin
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (No US publication for any book in this excellent fantasy series.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The Fifth Book of The Orokon series. The final volume in Arden's five-volume apocalyptic fantasy epic comprising macabre humor, horror, dark fantasy and mysticism all set in a world equivalent to our 17th century Europe, where the world-saving youth begins the quest as a remarkably unlikable and immature young man, a refreshing break from the one dimensional, wholesome hero-types we usually get in quest fantasy novels. Arden is relatively unknown in the U.S. and deserves more recognition. Innovative adult fantasy at its very best. Beautiful dust jacket illustration by Kevin Jenkins.

002182

Price: 60.00 USD
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COUNT GIGER'S BLUES, Bishop, Michael
2 COUNT GIGER'S BLUES
Bishop, Michael
Tor, 1992, 0312851995 / 9780312851996

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Canty, Tom
Hardcover first edition, first printing. One small closed jacket tear (0 .7 cm in size), at top right corner of front jacket panel, else very fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Bishop's critically acclaimed satire about American consumer culture told through the protogonist, a cultured renaissance man, transformed by an accident into superhero and subsequent pop-culture icon. Scarce novel published in a non-laminated jacket very prone to chips and nicks, difficult to find in fine condition. Clute, Science Fiction: The Illustrated Encyclopedia, Notable Works 1990-1994, pg. 206.

002479

Price: 20.00 USD
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SLOW MOTION RIOT (SIGNED), Blauner, Peter
3 SLOW MOTION RIOT (SIGNED)
Blauner, Peter
Morrow, 1991, 0688100686 / 9780688100681

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Canty, Tom
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Some age-related wear to top edge of text block, else fine (unread) copy in very fine dustjacket. Signed by Blauner on the title page. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. A startling story of race, crime and the achieving the American Dream. The author's first book and Winner of the 1992 Edgar Award For Best First Novel.
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000463

Price: 65.00 USD
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GHOST FROM THE GRAND BANKS [THE], Clarke, Arthur C.
4 GHOST FROM THE GRAND BANKS [THE]
Clarke, Arthur C.
Gollancz, 1990, 0575049065 / 9780575049062

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Very Good. Book. Stimpson, Tom
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (Precedes the US edition by Bantam Spectra.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Age-related shelfwear to textblock and jacket edges, else near fine copy in near fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping.

002669

Price: 25.00 USD
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FOURTH BEAR: A NURSERY CRIME (SIGNED), Fforde, Jasper
5 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

Price: 20.00 USD
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SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN SAMURAI, Holt, Tom
6 SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN SAMURAI
Holt, Tom
Orbit, 1999, 1857238982 / 9781857238983

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Cemmick, Paul
Hardcover UK, first edition and first printing. Small and very faint moisture stain at heel of jacket spine panel, else fine copy in near fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Very cool full color jacket illustration by Paul Cemmick.

003414

Price: 20.00 USD
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FROM A BUICK 8, King, Stephen
7 FROM A BUICK 8
King, Stephen
Hodder & Stoughton, 2002, 0340770694 / 9780340770696

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Ronstant, Larry
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US was published on September 24, 2002 by Scribner.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. The UK has a much smaller print run than the US edition. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Award History: 2003 Bram Stoker Nominee for Best Novel (lost to The Night Class by Tom Piccirilli); Washington Post Best Fiction Books of 2002.

002276

Price: 45.00 USD
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FROM A BUICK 8, King, Stephen
8 FROM A BUICK 8
King, Stephen
Hodder & Stoughton, 2002, 0340770694 / 9780340770696

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Ronstant, Larry
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US was published on September 24, 2002 by Scribner.) First Printing with "1" present in complete number line. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. The UK has a much smaller print run than the US edition. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Award History: 2003 Bram Stoker Nominee for Best Novel (lost to The Night Class by Tom Piccirilli); Washington Post Best Fiction Books of 2002.

002277

Price: 50.00 USD
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GIRL WHO LOVED TOM GORDON [THE], King, Stephen
9 GIRL WHO LOVED TOM GORDON [THE]
King, Stephen
Hodder & Stoughton, 1999, 0340765585 / 9780340765586

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Superstock/Colin Thomas
Hardcover UK, first printing and first world edition. (Preceded the US edition published by Scribners.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. King's peculiar and affecting blend of baseball nostalgia, fantasy and horror. "Brutal, intensely suspenseful and aswarm with genuine emotion, the novel weaves backwoods terror, baseball, questions of faith and the travails of a heartbreakingly gutsy heroine into an exhilarating affirmation of the human spirit." - Publisher's Weekly. Award History: Publisher's Weekly Best of 1999 List.

001301

Price: 30.00 USD
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GIRL WHO LOVED TOM GORDON [THE], King, Stephen
10 GIRL WHO LOVED TOM GORDON [THE]
King, Stephen
Scribner, 1999, 0684867621 / 9780684867625

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the UK edition published in Hodder & Stoughton.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Some handling-related wear around the jacket edges, else fine copy in fine jacket. Handlling appears related to having been read once before. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. A short story both sinister and heart-warming as only Stephen King can deliver. Particularly enduring for all us baseball fans. "Brutal, intensely suspenseful and aswarm with genuine emotion, the novel weaves backwoods terror, baseball, questions of faith and the travails of a heartbreakingly gutsy heroine into an exhilarating affirmation of the human spirit." - Publisher's Weekly. Award History: Publisher's Weekly Best of 1999 List.

003375

Price: 10.00 USD
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BRIAN LUMLEY COMPANION [THE] (SIGNED), Lumley, Brian and Stanley Wiater (eds)
11 BRIAN LUMLEY COMPANION [THE] (SIGNED)
Lumley, Brian and Stanley Wiater (eds)
Tor, 2002, 0312856709 / 9780312856700

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Eggleton, Bob
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very faint bumping at top edge of spine panel, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Signed by Lumley on the half-title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Anthology with contributions and appreciations regarding the life and works of Brian Lumley. Includes eight pages of art, private photographs and reproductions of jacket illustrations, many by contributor Bob Eggleton. Contributing authors include: Stanley Wiater, Robert M. Price, Stephen Jones, Melissa Ann Singer, Barbara Ann Lumley, Robb Coutinho, Golnar Dahesh, David Rigby, John Durant, Phill Garnett, Nathan Murray, Stephen Dillon, Tom Shearer, Deborah Alton, Peter McCabe, David McDougle, Nathan P. Murray and W. Paul Ganley.
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003540

Price: 30.00 USD
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BRIAN LUMLEY COMPANION [THE] (SIGNED), Lumley, Brian and Stanley Wiater (eds) and Bob Eggleton
12 BRIAN LUMLEY COMPANION [THE] (SIGNED)
Lumley, Brian and Stanley Wiater (eds) and Bob Eggleton
Tor, 2002, 0312856709 / 9780312856700

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Eggleton, Bob
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very faint bumping at top edge of spine panel with two small scuff marks at bottom corner of page block, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Signed by Lumley and cover artist and contributor Bob Eggleton on the half-title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Anthology with contributions and appreciations regarding the life and works of Brian Lumley. Includes eight pages of art, private photographs and reproductions of jacket illustrations, many by contributor Bob Eggleton. Contributing authors include: Stanley Wiater, Robert M. Price, Stephen Jones, Melissa Ann Singer, Barbara Ann Lumley, Robb Coutinho, Golnar Dahesh, David Rigby, John Durant, Phill Garnett, Nathan Murray, Stephen Dillon, Tom Shearer, Deborah Alton, Peter McCabe, David McDougle, Nathan P. Murray and W. Paul Ganley.
Signed by Author(s)
003542

Price: 45.00 USD
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FORTY SIGNS OF RAIN (SIGNED), Robinson, Kim Stanley
13 FORTY SIGNS OF RAIN (SIGNED)
Robinson, Kim Stanley
Bantam Books, 2004, 0553803115 / 9780553803112

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Forbes, Dominic and Tom Hallman
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Previously published in the UK by HarperCollins.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Robinson on the title page and dated "6-8-04" within one week of the June 1st publication date, making this copy unique. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The first novel in the The Capital Code trilogy. "There is much that is brilliant in Forty Signs of Rain, and even more that is critically important, but after all the compelling characters and complex ideas that Robinson introduces, some readers might be a little surprised to find that what began as undoubtedly the best novel about the NSF ends as the year's most elaborat lesson plan [concerning the affects of global warming]." - Gary K. Wolfe, Locus, January 2004. Very nice jacket illustration mirrored by the French jacket perspective. Award History: 2005 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Confusion by Neal Stephenson); 2004 British SF Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to River of Gods by McDonald); Locus 2004 Recommended Reading List: Science Fiction Novels.
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002629

Price: 75.00 USD
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SHADOWS, Saul, John
14 SHADOWS
Saul, John
Bantam, 1992, 0553074741 / 9780553074741

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Very Good. Book. Hallman, Tom
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Age and handling related wear to page block edges. Jacket crinkling at head and heel of spine panel with several tiny closed tears at heel. Jacket also shows some shallow folds at lower edge of front panel. Jacket laminate has some separation in sections of the front panel (an age and printing related defect). Overall, the defects noted are age and handling related. There a no stains, tears or the usual previous owner's markings. A square, straight copy.

003460

Price: 15.00 USD
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CHRYSALIS 10 (SIGNED), Torgeson, Roy (ed) with Connie Willis, Thomas F. Monteleone and Steve Rasnic Tem
15 CHRYSALIS 10 (SIGNED)
Torgeson, Roy (ed) with Connie Willis, Thomas F. Monteleone and Steve Rasnic Tem
Doubleday, 1983, 0385175981 / 9780385175982

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Very Good. Book. Barber, Tom
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by contributors Thomas F. Monteleone and Steve Rasnic Tem at their respective story contributions and Connie Willis on the Contents page. Heavy jacket crinkling to top edge of spine panel and moderate crinkling at top right corner. Dust soiling at top edge of page block, else very good copy in very good jacket. The copy is clean and square with $10.95 price intact, unusual for a book this age. Original anthology featuring stories by the following authors: Jay A. Parry, David F. Bischoff, Tanith Lee, Steve Rasnic Tem, Andrew Weiner, Roger Zelazny, Thomas F. Monteleone, Tetsu Yano, Leanne Frahm, Connie Willis and Gardner Dozois. Neat jacket illustration by Tom Barber.
Signed by Author(s)
002744

Price: 35.00 USD
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NIGHT MAGIC, Tryon, Tom
16 NIGHT MAGIC
Tryon, Tom
Simon & Schuster, 1995, 0684803933 / 9780684803937

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Cohen, Marc
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Novel of the occult and black magic by the author of the horror classics Harvest Home and The Other. The modern day retelling of The Sorcerer's Apprentice and the author's last novel.

000386

Price: 10.00 USD
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STAR WARS: THE LAST COMMAND, Zahn, Timothy
17 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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