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BOOKMAN'S WAKE [THE]: A MYSTERY WITH CLIFF JANEWAY, Dunning, John
181 BOOKMAN'S WAKE [THE]: A MYSTERY WITH CLIFF JANEWAY
Dunning, John
Scribner's, 1995, 0684800039 / 9780684800035

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Near Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing with "1" present in number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Copies well into 5th printings, of which this is a 1st printing. Very faint moisture stain on interior jacket radiating from the head and heel of spine panel. No bleed-through except at lower right tip of rear flap, else fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. Sequel to Dunning's award-winning mystery Booked To Die, and an excellent bibliophile mystery in itself. Award history: 1996 Edgar Award Nominee (lost to Come to Grief by Dick Francis).

003558

Price: 25.00 USD
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DRAGONFLY, Durbin, Frederic S.
182 DRAGONFLY
Durbin, Frederic S.
Arkham House, 1999, 0870541757 / 9780870541759

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Van Hollander, Jason
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Copy is clean and square. Jacket is intact, but slightly sunned on the spine panel. A Fine copy in near fine jacket. Limited to 4,000 printed copies. Full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Jason Van Hollander.

005001

Price: 30.00 USD
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KILLING ME SOFTLY, Eccles, Marjorie
183 KILLING ME SOFTLY
Eccles, Marjorie
Thomas Dunne Books, 1999, 0312204698 / 9780312204693

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Everard, Adam
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Previously published in the UK in 1998.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. A Gil Mayo Mystery.

003408

Price: 15.00 USD
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MAUREEN BIRNBAUM, BARBARIAN SWORDSPERSON: THE COMPLETE STORIES, Effinger, George Alec
184 MAUREEN BIRNBAUM, BARBARIAN SWORDSPERSON: THE COMPLETE STORIES
Effinger, George Alec
Guild America Books, 1994, 1568651015 / 9781568651019

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Kelly, Ken
Book Club edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. Code #03994 on rear jacket. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Jacket is scuffed in places, but otherwise intact without tears. A near fine copy in near fine jacket without previous owner's marks. Introduction by Mike Resnick. Collection of eight stories (one original to this collection), featuring Maureen "Muffy" Birnbaum, transported out of the shopping mall into various barbarian worlds, including Barsoom, Pellucidar and the Horseclans among others. (Effinger added later adventures and placed Maureen into these universes at request of their creators). A very fun spoof of the classic sword and sorcery genre. The start of each story features a full-page black & white illustration spoofing the iconic Frank Franzetta illustrations. Award History: 1994 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Collection (lost to Impossible Things by Connie Willis).

004414

Price: 15.00 USD
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TERANESIA, Egan, Greg
185 TERANESIA
Egan, Greg
Gollancz, 1999, 057506854X / 9780575068544

First Edition, Hardcover, As New, As New. Book. 
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover, and the true first edition. (Preceded the US edition published by HarperPrism.) Strange and inexplicable evolutionary changes on an isolated Indonesian island focus in the person of a young boy. "Egan's most humane and at times his most funny novel to date." - Locus, September 1999, pg. 20. "[T]his may be [Egan's] most emotionally adventurous book, a thematic companion to Distress, but quite a bit farther out on a limb." - Locus, July 1999, pg. 58. Award History: 1999 Locus Recommended Reading List; Winner of the 1999 Aurealis Award for Best SF Novel; Winner of the 2000 Ditmar Award for Best Novel.

001263

Price: 44.95 USD
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ANGRY CANDY, Ellison, Harlan
186 ANGRY CANDY
Ellison, Harlan
Houghton Mifflin Company, 1988, 0395483077 / 9780395483077

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Ellison, Harlan
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Full number line with "1" present. Collects 17 of Ellison's short fiction stories, several are award-winning stories (including "Soft Monkey" and "Palladin of the Lost Hour" that won the 1986 Hugo Award), with an Introduction by Ellison. Faint jacket wear at edges and head of spine panel, with faint age-related wear on page block (normal handling for a book this age). Jacket is complete without tears and $18.95 price intact. A straight, square copy in excellent condition for collectible title such as this one. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Award History: 1988 Bram Stoker Award Nominee (lost to Charles Beaumont: Selected Stories by Charles Beaumont); 1989 Locus Poll Award Winner for Best Collection and 1989 World Fantasy Award Winner for Best Collection.

004573

Price: 40.00 USD
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DEATHBIRD STORIES, Ellison, Harlan
187 DEATHBIRD STORIES
Ellison, Harlan
Bluejay Books, 1983, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Shaw, Barclay
Book Club Edition. Code 039 on page 294 and code #1100 on rear jacket panel. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. First Thus. This reissue of Ellison's celebrated short story collection that was originally published in 1975 by Harper & Row. (Revised by Ellison, this Book Club edition restores missing material to match Ellison's preferred text. Many of the stories had been liberally edited over time causing mistakes and errors to creep into the text.) Award History: 1978 British Science Fiction Award Winner; 1976 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Wind's Twelve Quarters by Ursula K. Le Guin); 1976 World Fantasy Award Nominee (lost to The Enquiries of Dr. Eszterhazy by Avram Davidson).

003759

Price: 25.00 USD
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EDGEWORKS 3: THE HARLAN ELLISON HORNBOOK AND HARLAN ELLISON'S MOVIE (SIGNED), Ellison, Harlan
188 EDGEWORKS 3: THE HARLAN ELLISON HORNBOOK AND HARLAN ELLISON'S MOVIE (SIGNED)
Ellison, Harlan
White Wolf Publishing, 1997, 1565049624 / 9781565049628

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Bauman, Jill
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Signed by Ellison on the title page in bright blue ink. Very faint bump with associated jacket crinkling at bottom corner of rear panel, else fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. First omnibus edition collecting The Harlan Ellison Hornbook and Harlan Ellison's Movie. This is Volume 3 of what was a projected series of 20 volumes titled "The Collected Ellison." A clean, straight copy without price-clipping.
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000714

Price: 150.00 USD
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WEB OF THE CITY (SIGNED), Ellison, Harlan
189 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.
Signed by Author(s)
003271

Price: 50.00 USD
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FAR SIDE OF EVIL [THE], Engdahl, Sylvia Louise
190 FAR SIDE OF EVIL [THE]
Engdahl, Sylvia Louise
Atheneum, 1971, 

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Very Good. Book. Cuffari, Richard
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with original $6.50 price on jacket flap intact. Grey boards with a etch of flying saucer in red on front board. Interior drawings by Richard Cuffari. Closed, but jagged tear at top edge of spine panel near hinge. Moderate foxing to page block edges. Aside from these defects a straight, square copy and very scarce without the library stamps and markings usually found on copies of this book. Second of the Elana novels and sequel to Enchantress From the Stars (1970). Anatomy of Wonder (1987), 5-48. SF novel for teen readers and Young Adults about an extraterrestrial female agent sent to less advanced planets where her technology and science are seen as "magic" by the natives.

004265

Price: 175.00 USD
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PREACHER: DIXIE FRIED, Ennis, Garth and Steve Dillon
191 PREACHER: DIXIE FRIED
Ennis, Garth and Steve Dillon
DC Comics/Vertigo, 1998, 1563894289 / 9781563894282

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Fine, No Jacket. Book. Dillon, Steve and Glenn Fabry
Trade paperback, first printing. Fine copy with some edgewear with a faint vertical crease parallel to the spine, else clean, square copy without marks, tears or page folds. Graphic novel, Book 5 in the Preacher series written for mature audiences. First printing stated on the copyright page. Co-creator Steve Dillon is the interior artist with front and back jacket covers illustrated by Glenn Fabry.

003222

Price: 30.00 USD
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ANTELOPE WIFE [THE], Erdrich, Louise
192 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
193 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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FAERIE TALE, Feist, Raymond E.
194 FAERIE TALE
Feist, Raymond E.
Doubleday, 1988, 0385236239 / 9780385236232

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, No Jacket. Book. Giusti, Robert
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated first edition. Tanned page block, normal for a book this age. The jacket is missing. A solid, square copy without previous owner's marks. A wonderful copy to marry to a superior jacket. Award History: 1989 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Horror Novel (lost to Those Who Hunt the Night by Barbara Hambly).

004374

Price: 10.00 USD
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FOURTH BEAR: A NURSERY CRIME (SIGNED), Fforde, Jasper
195 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.
Signed by Author(s)
004579

Price: 20.00 USD
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MARTIAN RAINBOW, Forward, Robert L.
196 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.
197 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
198 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
199 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

Price: 10.00 USD
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INTO THE OUT OF, Foster, Alan Dean
200 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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