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GRIPPING HAND [THE] (SIGNED), Niven, Larry and Jerry Pournelle
121 GRIPPING HAND [THE] (SIGNED)
Niven, Larry and Jerry Pournelle
Pocket Books, 1993, 0671795732 / 9780671795733

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Fine. Book. Macleod, Lee
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Signed by both co-authors Jerry Pournelle and Larry Niven on the title page. Minor age-related wear at textblock edges with some minor jacket crinkling at top and bottom edges of the spine panel, else near fine copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. A straight, square copy without price-clipping. Sequel to the classic 1975 Hugo Nominee "The Mote In God's Eye." This sequel picks up a generation after the events chronicled in "Mote." Barron (ed) Anatomy of Wonder, 4-320.
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003247

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BARSOOM PROJECT [THE] (SIGNED), Niven, Larry and Steven Barnes
122 BARSOOM PROJECT [THE] (SIGNED)
Niven, Larry and Steven Barnes
Ace Science Fiction, 1989, 0441167128 / 9780441167128

First Edition, Mass Market Paperback, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Burleson, Joe
First Printing, paperback. Very fiine (unread) condition. Presentation copy signed by Niven and inscribed "To Sean/Best Wishes,/Larry Niven." on the title page. (Signature scan available upon request.) Second novel in the Dream Park series with co-author Steven Barnes. Full color, wrap-around cover illustration by Joe Burleson.
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002605

Price: 15.00 USD
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TEMERAIRE: IN THE SERVICE OF THE KING (SIGNED) by Novik and Lockwood, Novik, Naomi
123 TEMERAIRE: IN THE SERVICE OF THE KING (SIGNED) by Novik and Lockwood
Novik, Naomi
Science Fiction Book Club, 2006, 0739468715 / 9780739468715

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Lockwood, Todd
Book Club, hardcover edition and first printing. Stated First SFBC printing. Thin, closed tear (2 cm in length) at bottom corner of rear panel near spine, else fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. A clean, square unread copy in bright jacket. Signed by Novik and inscribed "Berkeley, California" on the title page with the promotional bookmark advertising the bookstore event where it was signed. Also signed by cover artist Todd Lockwood on the title page with a doodle of dragon. Omnibus, it collects the first three novels in the Temeraire series: Temeraire (2006), Throne of Jade (2006) and Black Powder War (2006), and is the first US hardcover appearance for these three titles. (Each was previously published in UK hardcover editions.) Very nice full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Todd Lockwood.
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003937

Price: 100.00 USD
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BLACK GATE: ADVENTURES IN FANTASY LITERATURE (VOL. 1 NO. 1, SPRING 2001) (SIGNED), O'Neill, John (ed) with Charles de Lint
124 BLACK GATE: ADVENTURES IN FANTASY LITERATURE (VOL. 1 NO. 1, SPRING 2001) (SIGNED)
O'Neill, John (ed) with Charles de Lint
New Epoch Press, 2001, 

First Edition, Pictorial Cover, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Parkinson, Keith
Premier Issue, Spring, 2001. Very fine (unread) condition. First printing. Premier issue published in Quarterly magazine in over-sized trade paperback format (7 1/4" width x 10 1/2" height) in glossy wrappers. Signed by de Lint (and dated "'04") at his story contribution. Featuring editorials, interior art, original fantasy and reprints. Original short stories include "Golden Bell, Seven, and the Marquis of Zeng" by Richard Parks, "Wingless Angels" by Charles de Lint and "Exo-Skeleton Town" by Jeffrey Ford. Includes an excerpt featuring a portion from Michael Moorcock's Elric novel, The Dreamthief's Daughter, and a reprint of "The Dark Muse" by Karl Edward Wagner.
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002468

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PAPER CHASE [THE] (SIGNED), Osborn, Jr., John Jay
125 PAPER CHASE [THE] (SIGNED)
Osborn, Jr., John Jay
Houghton Mifflin Company, 1971, 0395126703 / 9780395126707

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Printing on copyright page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The book is the basis for the 1973 film starring John Houseman. There is an inscription by Osborn that is partially legible. (The last name is illegible, possibly a presentation copy to a friend or associate of the author.) Signed by Osborn and inscribed "To Simon R_______ / _______ / Affectionate Regards" on the front free endpaper. Red endpapers, salmon colored top stain with code "0871" present on front jacket flap indicating an August, 1971 printing. This copy is clean, without previous owners' marks or plates. Bound in dark blue cloth with gilt lettering and original $4.95 price intact. Two small, closed tears (1 cm in length) at top edge of front jacket panel. Copy is clean, square without previous owner's marks. An almost pristine copy of a seminal work that helped define a generation of lawyers.
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004820

Price: 600.00 USD
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CULT OF LOVING KINDNESS [THE] (SIGNED), Park, Paul
126 CULT OF LOVING KINDNESS [THE] (SIGNED)
Park, Paul
Morrow, 1991, 0688105742 / 9780688105747

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Linda Burr/Buckhorn Studios
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Signed by Park on the title page. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Final novel in the Starbridge trilogy, described as "beautifully wrought prose, carefully etched characters, and strong moral sense make it an unforgettable experience" - Barron (ed) Anatomy 4, 4-327. Award History: 1991 Notable Book of the Year, NY Times Book Review.
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000241

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RUN (SIGNED), Patchett, Ann
127 RUN (SIGNED)
Patchett, Ann
HarperCollinsPublishers, 2007, 0061340634 / 9780061340635

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. First American Edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Patchett on a special, tipped-in page. A tipped-in sheet is an extra page added by the publisher, usually between the half-title page and the endpapers. The publisher will send a certain number of blank sheets to the author, the author signs the sheets (i.e. pages) and sends them back to the publisher who binds them into the book during the publication process. So, this is a Publisher's signed edition, signed prior to publication by Patchett. This promotional copy is different than others, in that the tipped-in page usually has a signature only. This publisher's copy includes a publisher's statement that this copy was especially signed by Patchett for the publisher.
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004644

Price: 25.00 USD
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VOICES OF HEAVEN [THE] (SIGNED), Pohl, Frederik and Jack Williamson
128 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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DECLARE (SIGNED & DATED), Powers, Tim
129 DECLARE (SIGNED & DATED)
Powers, Tim
Morrow, 2001, 0380976528 / 9780380976522

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first trade edition. (Preceded by the Subterranean Press limited edition published in 2000.) Signed upside down by Powers as is his practice and dated "01/23/01" placing this copy in the same month as publication, a unique copy beyond just having a signature. Copies of Declare now run into the 3rd printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Supernatural espionage novel set in 1963. Award History: 2002 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award Finalist, Adult Literature. (Lost to The Curse of Chalion by Bujold.) Co-Winner of the 2001 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel. (Tied with Galveston by Sean Stewart.) Winner of the International Horror Guild Award for Best Horror Novel. San Francisco Chronicle Book Review Best of 2001 List.
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001833

Price: 85.00 USD
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ULTIMATE FRANKENSTEIN [THE] (SIGNED), Preiss, Byron (ed) with Mike Resnick, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, F. Paul Wilson and Charles de Lint
130 ULTIMATE FRANKENSTEIN [THE] (SIGNED)
Preiss, Byron (ed) with Mike Resnick, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, F. Paul Wilson and Charles de Lint
Preiss Dell, 1991, 0440503523 / 9780440503521

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Fine, No Jacket. Book. Jensen, Bruce
First printing, trade paperback. Minor wear at edges and corners, else fine (unread) softcover copy without tears or defects. Signed by contributing authors Mike Resnick, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro (and dated "290CT04") and F. Paul Wilson (and inscribed "WHC '006") on the Contents page. Also signed by Charles de Lint (and dated "'04") at his story contribution. Original anthology with stories on the subject of the Frankenstein monster. Authors: Asimov, Katherine Dunn, Aldiss, Bishop, Vonnegut, Resnick, Wilson, Farmer, Yarbro, Schutz, Somtow, Estleman, Tem, Friesner, Schow, Haber, Reeves-Stevens, Harrington, de Lint, Effinger, and Leonard Wolf.
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000267

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DOWN THESE DARK SPACEWAYS (SIGNED), Resnick, Mike (ed) and Robert J. Sawyer
131 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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JUPITER MAGNIFIED (SIGNED), Roberts, Adam
132 JUPITER MAGNIFIED (SIGNED)
Roberts, Adam
PS Publishing, 2003, 1902880579 / 9781902880570

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Miller, Edward
Hardcover UK, first edition and limited/numbered edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. One of 300 signed and numbered hardcover copies by the Roberts and James Lovegrove who provided the Introduction. Very nice full color, wrap-around jacket artby Edward Miller.
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002369

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BLUE MARS (SIGNED), Robinson, Kim Stanley
133 BLUE MARS (SIGNED)
Robinson, Kim Stanley
Bantam, 1996, 0553101447 / 9780553101447

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Dixon, Don
Hardcover first edition, first printing and First US edition. (Preceded by the UK edition published by Voyager.) Stated July 1996 printing on copyright page with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Robinson on the title page. Hardcover copies are well into 3rd printings. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Page block edges show minimal age-related scuffs and smudges, but very lightly handled. Jacket is clean, without tears with $22.95 price intact. A clean, square copy. Final volume in the Mars trilogy. Award History: 1996 British Science Fiction Award Nominee (lost to Excession Iain M. Banks); 1997 Locus Poll Award Winner for Best SF Novel; 1997 Hugo Award Winner for Best Novel; 1997 John W. Campbell Award Nominee (lost to Fairyland by Paul J. McAuley); 1997 SF Chronicle Award Nominee (lost to Holy Fire by Bruce Sterling); 1997 Arthur C. Clarke Award Nominee (lost to The Calcutta Chromosome by Amitav Ghosh).
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004401

Price: 60.00 USD
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FIFTY DEGREES BELOW (SIGNED), Robinson, Kim Stanley
134 FIFTY DEGREES BELOW (SIGNED)
Robinson, Kim Stanley
Voyager HarperCollins, 2005, 0007148895 / 9780007148899

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Harman, Dominic
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (Preceded the US edition by one month.) Very faint bumping at bottom edge of spine panel, else fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Robinson on the title page.The second volume in the Capital Code trilogy, preceded by Forty Signs of Rain.
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003266

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FIFTY DEGREES BELOW (SIGNED), Robinson, Kim Stanley
135 FIFTY DEGREES BELOW (SIGNED)
Robinson, Kim Stanley
Voyager HarperCollins, 2005, 0007148895 / 9780007148899

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Harman, Dominic
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (Precedes the US edition by Bantam.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Presentation copy signed by Robinson at the World Science Fiction Convention in Anaheim, California and inscribed "Worldcon 2006/Orange County" on the title page. (The addition of the "Orange County" is a pun and homage to Robinson's post-apocalyptic Orange County trilogy, to the Worldcon location in Orange County, California and that Robinson is originally from Orange County, California. A neat presentation copy.) The second novel in the Capital Code trilogy, preceded by Forty Signs of Rain. A unique copy and nice associational item. Excellent full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Dominic Harman.
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003268

Price: 75.00 USD
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FORTY SIGNS OF RAIN (SIGNED), Robinson, Kim Stanley
136 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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PACIFIC EDGE (SIGNED), Robinson, Kim Stanley
137 PACIFIC EDGE (SIGNED)
Robinson, Kim Stanley
Tor, 1990, 0312850972 / 9780312850975

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the UK edition published by Unwin Hyman.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Robinson on the title page. Upper quadrant of rear jacket panel lightly sunned, else a fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. Final volume in the Orange County trilogy. Award History: 1991 John W. Campbell Award Winner; 1991 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Fall of Hyperion by Dan Simmons).
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004178

Price: 30.00 USD
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CLOSE TO HOME: AN INSPECTOR BANKS' MYSTERY (SIGNED), Robinson, Peter
138 CLOSE TO HOME: AN INSPECTOR BANKS' MYSTERY (SIGNED)
Robinson, Peter
William Morrow & Co, 2003, 0060198788 / 9780060198787

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 nor ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping.Signed by Robinson on tipped-in signature page specially printed by the publisher. A tipped-in sheet is an extra page added by the publisher, usually between the half-title page and the endpapers. The publisher will send a certain number of blank sheets to the author, the author signs the sheets (i.e. pages) and sends them back to the publisher who binds them into the book during the publication process. So, this copy of signed prior to publication by Robinson. A very nice collectible copy. An Inspector Bank's mystery.
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003003

Price: 25.00 USD
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STARS COMPEL [THE] (SIGNED), Roessner, Michaela
139 STARS COMPEL [THE] (SIGNED)
Roessner, Michaela
Tor, 1999, 0312857551 / 9780312857554

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Elwell, Tristan
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Signed by Roessner on the title page. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Sequel to The Stars Dispose. Award History: 2000 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling).
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004125

Price: 25.00 USD
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SLOW REGARD OF SILENT THINGS [THE] (SIGNED), Rothfuss, Patrick
140 SLOW REGARD OF SILENT THINGS [THE] (SIGNED)
Rothfuss, Patrick
Daw Books, 2014, 0756410436 / 9780756410438

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Taylor, Nate
Hardcover first edition, first printing. First Hardcover stated on copyright page with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Patrick Rothfuss on the half-title page.Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Jacket and interior illustrations by Nate Taylor.
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004684

Price: 45.00 USD
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