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WEB OF THE CITY (SIGNED), Ellison, Harlan
141 WEB OF THE CITY (SIGNED)
Ellison, Harlan
Pyramid Books, 1975, 0515040614 / 9780515040616

First Edition, Mass Market Paperback, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. 
Paperback, reprint and First Thus Edition. Very fine (unread) mass market paperback. Unread, pristine copy with publisher's blue stain on page block edges. Presentation copy signed by Ellison on the title page and inscribed "Worldcon '06" at the World Science Fiction Convention in Anaheim, California. This New Pyramid edition re-published from the original out-of-print 1958 edition by Ace as Memos From Purgatory, but this edition restored the original title and is Volume 10 in the Pyramid uniform series which was re-publishing Ellison's out-of-print fiction. Web of the City is Ellison's novel about life in a Brooklyn street gang, which he joined so he could learn about life in the slums.
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003271

Price: 50.00 USD
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ANTELOPE WIFE [THE], Erdrich, Louise
142 ANTELOPE WIFE [THE]
Erdrich, Louise
HarperFlamingo, 1998, 0060187263 / 9780060187262

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Geshick, Joe
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight unclipped copy not price-clipped. Difficult to find copies in very fine condition without remainder marks. Award History: 1998 World Fantasy Award Winner for Best Novel.

001419

Price: 30.00 USD
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DEADHOUSE GATES: BOOK TWO OF THE MALAZAN BOOK OF THE FALLEN, Erikson, Steven
143 DEADHOUSE GATES: BOOK TWO OF THE MALAZAN BOOK OF THE FALLEN
Erikson, Steven
Tor Books, 2005, 0765310023 / 9780765310026

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Near Fine, No Jacket. Book. Drummond, J. K.
Trade paperback, first printing. Stated First Edition "February, 2005" with "1" present in complete number line. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC) for the first US hardcover edition published in 2005 by Tor, which was also the first hardcover. (Originally published in trade paperback by Bantam Press UK in 2000.) The author's name appears as "Steven Eriks" instead of "Steven Erikson" on the spine panel. A set of three parallel smudge streaks on the top edge of the page block. Not the result of handling. Page block is square, bright and the tips are sharp. An unread copy.

004548

Price: 90.00 USD
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FOURTH BEAR: A NURSERY CRIME (SIGNED), Fforde, Jasper
144 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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MARTIAN RAINBOW, Forward, Robert L.
145 MARTIAN RAINBOW
Forward, Robert L.
Ballantine Del Rey, 1991, 0345347129 / 9780345347121

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Near Fine. Book. Burns, Jim
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Spine panel of jacket faintly sunned, else very fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy.

003431

Price: 12.00 USD
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SATURN RUKH, Forward, Robert L.
146 SATURN RUKH
Forward, Robert L.
Tor, 1997, 0312863217 / 9780312863210

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Eggleton, Bob
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Robert Forward's last novel. Fine full color, wrap-around jacket by Bob Eggleton.

004157

Price: 12.00 USD
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CAT-A-LYST, Foster, Alan Dean
147 CAT-A-LYST
Foster, Alan Dean
Berkley Books, 1991, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Morrissey, Dean
Book Club and first hardcover edition. (Published in paperback by Ace in 1991.) Code #18701 on rear jacket panel. Very minor chipping at jacket edges with some minor handling-related edgewear, else fine copy in near fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without clipping. Not a remainder or ex-library copy.

003528

Price: 10.00 USD
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CYBER WAY, Foster, Alan Dean
148 CYBER WAY
Foster, Alan Dean
Ace, 1990, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Gurney, James
Book Club and first hardcover edition. (Published in paperback by Ace in 1990 which also did a hardcover in 1990, but not confirmed.) Code #17234 on rear jacket panel. Moderate foxing and soiling at top edge of page block with some scuffing along the jacket edges. Slight bumping at tips, else near fine copy in near fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without clipping. Not a remainder or ex-library copy.

003529

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INTO THE OUT OF, Foster, Alan Dean
149 INTO THE OUT OF
Foster, Alan Dean
Warner Books, 1986, 0446513377 / 9780446513371

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A pristine copy. An FBI agent, a beautiful woman and a Maasai witchdoctor travel to Tanzania to close an inter-dimensional door that evil demons are using to enter Earth.

004165

Price: 15.00 USD
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MISSION TO MOULOKIN, Foster, Alan Dean
150 MISSION TO MOULOKIN
Foster, Alan Dean
Nelson Doubleday, 1979, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Stone, D. K.
Book Club, first printing and first hardcover edition. At least the first US hardcover or possibly the true first edition. (A paperback was published by Del Rey in 1979 and reportedly a UK hardcover by NEL the same year, but precedence unknown.) Issued by SFBC with code J03 on page 281 and code 3373 on rear jacket flap. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Some faint scratches on rear jacket panel with very light wear at tips, else a fine copy in fine jacket. A beautiful copy of one of Foster's more important books without the tears and stains so common with book club editions. A straight, square copy without clipping or previous owner's marks. Wonderful glossy jacket illustration by D. K. Stone. Sequel to Icerigger (1974) and the second book in the Icerigger Trilogy. "[T]he [Ice Rigger Trilogy] comprising his best work to date." - Clute and Nicholls, The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, pg. 441.

003756

Price: 34.95 USD
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RUNE, Fowler, Christopher
151 RUNE
Fowler, Christopher
Ballantine Books, 1990, 0345364732 / 9780345364739

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Harris, James R.
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the Century UK edition.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The author's second novel.

004420

Price: 25.00 USD
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SARAH CANARY (SIGNED), Fowler, Karen Joy
152 SARAH CANARY (SIGNED)
Fowler, Karen Joy
Henry Holt, 1991, 0805017534 / 9780805017533

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Jaramillo, Raquel
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Fowler on the title page. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. A straight, square copy and bright, intact dust jacket. An excellent copy. "[B]rilliantly conceived, beautifully written book." Anatomy 4, *4-173. "[M]ay be the finest First Contact novel yet written." Clute & Nicholls, The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, pg. 443. Award History: 1992 Nebula Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Doomsday Book by Willis); 1991 Notable Book, NY Times Book Review, 1 Dec. 1991; 1991 James Tiptree, Jr. Award Nominee for Gender-bending SF (lost to co-winners A Woman of the Iron People by Arnason and White Queen by Gwyneth Jones); 1993 Arthur C. Clarke Honorable Mention.
Signed by Author(s)
000169

Price: 40.00 USD
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ZONE NULL, Franke, Herbert W.
153 ZONE NULL
Franke, Herbert W.
The Seabury Press, 1974, 0816491593 / 9780816491599

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Very Good. Book. Paslavsky, Ivan
Hardcover first edition, first printing. First US edition. (Originally published in Germany in 1970.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. English translation by Chris Herriman. Several closed tears (1.0 to 1.5 cm in length) at top edges of jacket with faint chipping at tips. Page block shows moderate tanning and dust soiling. Bottom edges of boards are slightly rubbed. Aside from these defects a square, straight copy without price-clipping. Very good copy in very good jacket. "His sixth and probably most important novel." - Survey of Science Fiction Literature V, pgs. 2538-42.

003453

Price: 15.00 USD
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CHICKS IN CHAINMAIL (SIGNED), Friesner, Esther (ed) and Harry Turtledove
154 CHICKS IN CHAINMAIL (SIGNED)
Friesner, Esther (ed) and Harry Turtledove
Baen, 1995, 0671876821 / 9780671876821

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Elmore, Larry
Book Club, first printing and first hardcover edition. (First published in paperback by Baen.) Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by the editor Esther Friesner on the title page and Harry Turtledove on the Contents page. Small section on front where laminate has separated from the jacket surface (1.5 cm x 1.5 cm square). Minute jacket crinkling at tips and spine panel. Aside from these defects a fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. A Baen Book original. A clean, square copy without clipping. Original anthology revising the gender roles for men and women in the stereotyped male-dominated heroic fantasy novels. Now something of a cult favorite, this anthology features stories which are refreshingly funny or refreshingly twisted. Contributing authors include: Roger Zelazny; Elizabeth Moon; Susan Shwartz; Harry Turtledove; Holly Isle; Margaret Ball; David Vierling; Elizabeth Ann Scarborough; Jody Lynn Nye; eluki bes shahar; Mark Bourne; Janni Lee Simner; Laura Frankos; Esther Friesner; Nancy Springer; Lawrence Watt-Evans; Josepha Sherman; Jan Stirling; Elisabeth Waters and Alec George Effinger. Award History: 1996 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twelfth Annual Collection by Dozois); 1996 British Fantasy Award Nominee (lost to Last Rites & Resurrections by Andy Cox).
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003469

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THIEF LORD [THE] (SIGNED), Funke, Cornelia
155 THIEF LORD [THE] (SIGNED)
Funke, Cornelia
Chicken House Scholastic Inc., 2002, 0439404371 / 9780439404372

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Birmingham, Christian
Hardcover first edition, sixth printing. First US edition and first hardcover edition. (Previously published in the UK in trade paperback.) Signed by Funke on the title page. Minor bumping on top and bottom edges of spine panel, else fine copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Funke's first novel to appear in English, and the basis for the not-so-good-but-likable film in 2006. Award History: 2003 Corine Award Winner.
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004035

Price: 30.00 USD
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ANANSI BOYS: A NOVEL, Gaiman, Neil
156 ANANSI BOYS: A NOVEL
Gaiman, Neil
Morrow, 2005, 006051518X / 9780060515188

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 or ex-library copy. Sequel to the award-winning American Gods. "[B]rilliant mingling of the mundane and the fantastic." - Publishers Weekly (starred review). Award History: 2006 Locus Award Winner for Best Fantasy Novel.

003831

Price: 25.00 USD
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ANANSI BOYS: A NOVEL (SIGNED & DATED), Gaiman, Neil
157 ANANSI BOYS: A NOVEL (SIGNED & DATED)
Gaiman, Neil
Morrow, 2005, 006051518X / 9780060515188

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 or ex-library copy. One of the unspecified number of limited issue copies signed by Gaiman on the publisher's limitation page in purple ink. This copy also dated "9/30/05" on the special dedication page. (Ten days after the September 20, 2005 official publication date.) Sequel to the award-winning American Gods. "[B]rilliant mingling of the mundane and the fantastic." - Publishers Weekly (starred review). Award History: 2006 Locus Award Winner for Best Fantasy Novel.
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003142

Price: 200.00 USD
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CORALINE, Gaiman, Neil
158 CORALINE
Gaiman, Neil
HarperCollins Publishers, 2002, 0380977788 / 9780380977789

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Fine. Book. McKean, Dave
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition stated with "1" present in complete number line. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Fifteen interior B&W illustrations by Dave McKean. Faint jacket crinkling with some faint creases on top edges. One page has been dog-eared, but is pressed flat. The text block is square and shows minimal wear. Aside from these defects this is a near fine copy in fine jacket. A straight, square copy without clipping or previous owner's marks. Award History: 2002 British Science Fiction Award Winner - Short Fiction; 2003 Hugo Award Winner for Best Novella; 2002 International Horror Guild Award Nominee (lost to My Work Is Not Yet Done by Thomas Ligotti); 2003 Locus Poll Award Winner for Best Young Adult Novel; 2003 Mythopoeic Award Nominee (lost to Summerland by Michael Chabon); 2002 Bram Stoker Award Winner for Superior Achievement in a Work for Young Readers; 2003 World Fantasy Award Nominee (lost to Seven Wild Sisters by Charles de Lint); 2003 Nebula Award Winner for Best Novella.

004663

Price: 60.00 USD
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DREAM OF GLASS, Gawron, Jean Mark
159 DREAM OF GLASS
Gawron, Jean Mark
Harcourt Brace & Company, 1993, 0151265690 / 9780151265695

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 or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. "Meditative and striking." Barron (ed) Anatomy 4, 4-176. Award History: 1993 Notable Book of the Year, NY Times Book Review.

000018

Price: 10.00 USD
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MIRROR TO THE SKY, Geston, Mark
160 MIRROR TO THE SKY
Geston, Mark
Morrow, 1992, 0688111386 / 9780688111380

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Good. Book. Potter, J.K.
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Slight wear and rubbing at edges, with 0.5cm tear-out at bottom corner of rear dustjacket panel, else fine in near fine dustjacket. A fine copy to marry to jacket in superior condition. "The people of Earth call them 'gods' - handsome secretive beings who came from the stars to live among humankind...". By the same author of the classic, Lords of the Starship. Barron (ed) Anatomy 4, 4-180.

000927

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