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DECEIVERS [THE], Bester, Alfred
1 DECEIVERS [THE]
Bester, Alfred
London, Severn House, 1984, 0727809962 / 9780727809964

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Fine. Book. Whelan, Michael
Hardcover UK, first printing and first hardcover edition. (Previously published in 1982 in paperback by Tor.) First UK hardcover edition stated on copyright with original price intact. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Page block lightly scuffed at bottom corner and bottom corners lightly bumped, else a near fine in fine jacket. A straight, square copy without price-clipping.

003392

Price: 50.00 USD
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WORLD SCIENCE FICTION CONVENTION BUCCONEER 1998 SOUVENIR BOOK, Bucconeer Worldcon 1998
2 WORLD SCIENCE FICTION CONVENTION BUCCONEER 1998 SOUVENIR BOOK
Bucconeer Worldcon 1998
Baltimore Worldcon 1998, 1998, 

First Edition, Pictorial Cover, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Whelan, Michael
Fine (unread) copy in fine pictorial cover. Full color with b&w drawings. Souvenir book presented at the 54th Annual Science Fiction Convention held at Baltimore, Maryland from August 5 to 9, 1998. Over 100 pages of original short stories, articles and essays by the Guests of Honor including: C. J. Cherryh, Milton A. Rothman, Stanley Schimdt, Michael Whelan, J. Michael Straczynski and Charles Sheffield. Original full color, wrap-around cover art by Michael Whelan.

001077

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CHANUR'S VENTURE (SIGNED), Cherryh, C. J.
3 CHANUR'S VENTURE (SIGNED)
Cherryh, C. J.
Daw, 1985, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Near Fine, Very Good. Book. Whelan, Michael
Book Club edition and first printing Code P08 on page 181 with code 3885 on rear jacket panel. First Thus edition. (Previously published in limited and limited trade editions by specialty publisher Phantasia Press in 1984, this is the first hardcover for the commercial market.) Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Several small closed tears and nicks at top edge of jacket panel. One vertical jacket dent (1.0 cm in length) on rear panel near spine. Page block shows some minor age-related wear, but overall a clean, square copy without clipping. Set in Cherryh's Union-Alliance universe and sequel to The Pride of Chanur. Interior map by David Cherry. Award History: 1985 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best SF Novel (lost to The Integral Trees by Larry Niven).
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003452

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2010: ODYSSEY TWO, Clarke, Arthur C.
4 2010: ODYSSEY TWO
Clarke, Arthur C.
Ballantine Del Rey, 1982, 0345303059 / 9780345303059

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Whelan, Michael
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US trade edition. (First published in the UK by Granda, later in the US as limited by Phantasia Press.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Typical age-related wear on page block edges, else a fine copy in fine jacket. This copy does not show the usual heavy-handling for books this age. A wonderful, nearly pristine collector's copy. Award History: 1982 SF Chronicle Award (lost to The Claw of the Conciliator by Gene Wolfe); 1983 Hugo Award Nominee (lsot to Foundation's Edge by Asimov); 1983 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Foundation's Edge by Asimov).

004092

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SONGS OF DISTANT EARTH [THE], Clarke, Arthur C.
5 SONGS OF DISTANT EARTH [THE]
Clarke, Arthur C.
Ballantine/Del Rey, 1986, 0345332199 / 9780345332196

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Very Good. Book. Whelan, Michael
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very faint, age-related edge wear with faint sun-faded strip on back jacket at spine panel. Else a clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Near Fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. An idyllic planet inhabited by a small community of humans is visited by huge colony ship carrying one million refugees from Earth. Clarke's first novel after publishing 2010: Odyssey Two.

000481

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RUNES OF EARTH [THE]: THE LAST CHRONICLES OF THOMAS COVENANT, Donaldson, Stephen R.
6 RUNES OF EARTH [THE]: THE LAST CHRONICLES OF THOMAS COVENANT
Donaldson, Stephen R.
Gollancz, 2004, 0575075988 / 9780575075986

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Whelan, Michael
Hardcover UK, first printing and first edition. First UK edition. (The US edition by Putnam preceded by one week.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Donaldson returns to Thomas Covenant and The Land after a 20 year hiatus. First book in a forthcoming quartet. Striking, unlaminated jacket in black with gold highlights by Laura Brett. Lovely gold and black endpaper and pastedown sheets make this UK edition a wonderful copy for the Donaldson collector. "...Donaldson shows that his epic series still has the power to surprise in this richly imagined start of a final quartet." - Publisher's Weekly. Award History: 2005 World Fantasy Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke); Borders Books Best of 2004 Science Fiction & Fantasy.

004032

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RUNES OF EARTH: THE LAST CHRONICLES OF THOMAS COVENANT, BOOK 1 (UNCORRECTED MANUSCRIPT), Donaldson, Stephen R.
7 RUNES OF EARTH: THE LAST CHRONICLES OF THOMAS COVENANT, BOOK 1 (UNCORRECTED MANUSCRIPT)
Donaldson, Stephen R.
Putnam Publishing Group, 2004, 0399152326 / 9780399152320

First Edition, Soft cover, Fine, No Jacket. Book. Whelan, Michael
First edition, first printing. Uncorrrected manuscript preceding the first edition. Faint smudges on spine and around the bottom half of rear panel, else fine (unread) copy without jacket, issued in full color pictorial soft cover. A straight, square copy. Also contains a full color promotional postcard featuring the jacket illustration by Michael Whelan. Award History: 2005 World Fantasy Award Nominee (lost to Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke).

002853

Price: 34.95 USD
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MORETA: DRAGONLADY OF PERN, McCaffrey, Anne
8 MORETA: DRAGONLADY OF PERN
McCaffrey, Anne
Ballantine Del Rey, 1983, 0345298748 / 9780345298744

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Whelan, Michael
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (The UK edition by Severn preceded by one month.) Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket, without the usual heavy handling defects. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. Unusual to find this title in fine condition. The fourth novel in the Dragonriders of Pern series. Very fine full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Michael Whelan. Anatomy 4, 4-289. Award History: 1984 Hugo Award Nominee (lost to Startide Rising by Brin); 1984 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Startide Rising by Brin).

004108

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RENEGADES OF PERN [THE], McCaffrey, Anne
9 RENEGADES OF PERN [THE]
McCaffrey, Anne
Ballantine Del Rey, 1989, 0345340965 / 9780345340962

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Whelan, Michael
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. The seventh novel set in the Dragonriders of Pern universe between the events in Dragonquest and The White Dragon. Very nice full color, three-quarter wrap-around jacket illustration by Michael Whelan. Award History: Winner of the 1990 Science Fiction Book Club's Book of the Year Award.

003706

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DESTINY'S ROAD (SIGNED), Niven, Larry
10 DESTINY'S ROAD (SIGNED)
Niven, Larry
Tor, 1997, 0312851227 / 9780312851224

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Whelan, Michael
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Signed by Niven on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. An excellent SF adventure, strong characters and a backdrop of a marooned colony. A wonderful read. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. Award History: 1998 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Rise of Endymion by Dan Simmons).
Signed by Author(s)
003953

Price: 40.00 USD
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FUZZY PAPERS [THE], Piper, H. Beam
11 FUZZY PAPERS [THE]
Piper, H. Beam
Nelson Doubleday, 1977, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Near Fine, Very Good. Book. Whelan, Michael R.
Book Club Edition, first hardcover and first printing. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Issued by Science Fiction Book Club. First printing code H 03 on page 308 with code #1108 on rear jacket flap. Published in February 1977, this original Book Club omnibus edition collects Little Fuzzy (1962) and The Other Human Race (1964) for the first time in hardcover. Green boards with red spine lettering. Heavy jacket crinkling at head and heel of spine panel with two tear-outs, one 1.5 cm x 1.0 cm at heel and the second at head of spine panel measuring 0.5 cm x 0.5 cm in size. Crinkling also at front and rear jacket panels near corners with the front panelling showing some faint ripples. Closed tear (3cm in length) at bottom edge of front panel. Other than these defects a clean, square copy without the usual owner's bookplates.

003908

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DREAMFALL (SIGNED), Vinge, Joan D.
12 DREAMFALL (SIGNED)
Vinge, Joan D.
Warner, 1996, 0446516279 / 9780446516273

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Whelan, Michael
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Printing with number line complete. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Joan D. Vinge on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy.
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000931

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OTHERLAND VOLUME 3: MOUNTAIN OF BLACK GLASS (SIGNED), Williams, Tad
13 OTHERLAND VOLUME 3: MOUNTAIN OF BLACK GLASS (SIGNED)
Williams, Tad
Daw, 1999, 0886778492 / 9780886778491

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Fine. Book. Whelan, Michael
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Williams on the title page. Signature only, there is no dedication which usually accompanies signed copies of this title. Unusual thus. Very small (1cm in length) pen strike on side edge of page block, else fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A straight, square copy without price-clipping or the usual previous owner's marks. Volume 3 in the Otherland series. Jacket painting by Michael Whelan.
Signed by Author(s)
004263

Price: 100.00 USD
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TO GREEN ANGEL TOWER, Williams, Tad
14 TO GREEN ANGEL TOWER
Williams, Tad
Daw, 1993, 0886775213 / 9780886775216

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Whelan, Michael
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Printing with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Jacket spine panel is moderately faded. Page block edges show handling related wear and light scuffing. Light bumping to lower tips. Aside from the defects, jacket is complete without tears and pages are square without dents. A near fine copy in near fine jacket. Book Three of Memory, Sorrow and Thorn series.

004507

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WORLD FANTASY CONVENTION 2004 SOUVENIR BOOK (SIGNED), World Fantasy Convention 2004 with Gwyneth Jones and Don Maitz
15 WORLD FANTASY CONVENTION 2004 SOUVENIR BOOK (SIGNED)
World Fantasy Convention 2004 with Gwyneth Jones and Don Maitz
World Fantasy Convention Committee, 2004, 

First Edition, Soft cover, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Whelan, Michael
Oversized trade paperback. Fine (unread) copy in fine pictorial cover. Souvenir book presented at the 30th World Fantasy Convention held at Tempe, Arizona from October 28 to 31, 2004. Signed by Guest of Honor Gwyneth Jones and Special Guest Don Maitz on the title page. Pocket Program and a 2-disc cased DVD featuring video highlights from the convention also included. Over 60 pages of original short stories, articles and essays by the Guests of Honor including: Gywneth Jones, Janny Wurts, Ellen Datlow, Betty Ballantine, Jennifer Roberson, Don Maitz and Yvonne Navarro. Original full color, wrap-around cover art by Janny Wurts.
Signed by Author(s)
002822

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