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FOUNDATION'S FEAR: THE SECOND FOUNDATION TRILOGY, Benford, Gregory
61 FOUNDATION'S FEAR: THE SECOND FOUNDATION TRILOGY
Benford, Gregory
HarperPrism, 1997, 0061052434 / 9780061052439

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Targete, Jean
Hardcover first edition, first printing. (Precedes the first UK edition by Orbit). Volume 1 of The Second Foundation Trilogy. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Page block lightly tanned (normal for book published in acid-based pages), else a clean, square copy without price-clipping.

003920

Price: 14.95 USD
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BEYOND THE FALL OF NIGHT (SIGNED), Benford, Gregory and Arthur C. Clarke
62 BEYOND THE FALL OF NIGHT (SIGNED)
Benford, Gregory and Arthur C. Clarke
Ace Putnam, 1990, 0399134999 / 9780399134999

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Leeds, Judith Kazdym
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Benford on the title page. Faint age and handling-related edgewear to page block and jacket edges, else near fine copy in near fine jacket. A square, straight copy without price-clipping. Sequel to Clarke's classic novella Against the Fall of Night. (First published in paperback, the first hardcover was published by Gollancz in 1953.)
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003897

Price: 25.00 USD
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MIDNIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS [THE] (SIGNED), Bernhardt, William
63 MIDNIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS [THE] (SIGNED)
Bernhardt, William
Ballantine Books, 1998, 0345428102 / 9780345428103

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Laslo, Rudy
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Small jacket wrinkle at bottom edge of spine panel, else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Signed by Bernhardt on the title page. Suspense novel where an attorney tries to stop the estranged husband of a client from carrying out threats against the couple's child during Christmas.
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001217

Price: 20.00 USD
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LAST DRAGONLORD [THE], Bertin, Joanne
64 LAST DRAGONLORD [THE]
Bertin, Joanne
Tor, 1998, 0312864299 / 9780312864293

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Eggleton, Bob
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. First book in the Dragonlords series. Award History: 1999 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best First Novel (lost to Brown Girl in the Ring by Nalo Hopkinson).

004068

Price: 10.00 USD
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DECEIVERS [THE], Bester, Alfred
65 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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RULE OF THE DOOR AND FANCIFUL REGULATIONS [THE], Biggle, Jr., Lloyd
66 RULE OF THE DOOR AND FANCIFUL REGULATIONS [THE]
Biggle, Jr., Lloyd
Doubleday Science Fiction, 1967, 

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Clancy, William
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Jacket is lightly crinkled at top edge of spine panel with some scuffing towards bottom edge, else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Collects nine short stories published between 1957 and 1963 with an original essay by Biggle. Copy is pristine, without the usual previous owner's marks, tears or other defects. A straight, square copy with original $3.95 price intact, unusual thus.

004347

Price: 75.00 USD
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COUNT GIGER'S BLUES, Bishop, Michael
67 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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DEAR ABBEY (SIGNED), Bisson, Terry
68 DEAR ABBEY (SIGNED)
Bisson, Terry
PS Publishing, 2003, 1902880765 / 9781902880761

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Miller, Edward
Hardcover first edition, first printing and limited edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed on the statement of limitation page by Terry Bisson and Brian Aldiss, who provided the Introduction. One of 300 signed and numbered hardcover copies.
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002461

Price: 50.00 USD
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SLOW MOTION RIOT (SIGNED), Blauner, Peter
69 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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PAPER GRAIL [THE], Blaylock, James P.
70 PAPER GRAIL [THE]
Blaylock, James P.
Ace Books, 1991, 0441651267 / 9780441651269

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Yi, Kang
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Faint traces of age wear with tonning to page block edges, else fine copy in fine jacket. A straight, square copy without price-clipping. Excellent condition for a book this age. Award History: 1992 World Fantasy Award Nominee (lost to Boy's Life by McCammon); 1993 Mythopoeic Award Nominee (lost to Briar Rose by Jane Yolen).

004019

Price: 20.00 USD
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LORI, Bloch, Robert
71 LORI
Bloch, Robert
Tor Horror, 1989, 031293176X / 9780312931766

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Good. Book. Thiesen, Jim
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy.Two dot-sized specks, one on the top edge and the other on the side edge of the page block with normal age and dust soiling. Spine panel is slightly sunned, else fine copy in near fine jacket. A straight, square copy without stains, tears or price-clipping.

003329

Price: 20.00 USD
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A DANCE AT THE SLAUGHTERHOUSE, Block, Lawrence
72 A DANCE AT THE SLAUGHTERHOUSE
Block, Lawrence
Morrow, 1991, 0688103499 / 9780688103491

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Good. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in jacket with very faint crinkling at lower end of front jacket panel, else near fine condition. Not a remainder nor ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Award History: 1992 Edgar Award Winner for Best Novel.

003167

Price: 35.00 USD
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A LONG LINE OF DEAD MEN, Block, Lawrence
73 A LONG LINE OF DEAD MEN
Block, Lawrence
Morrow, 1994, 0688121934 / 9780688121938

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. A Matthew Scudder novel. Award History: 1995 Edgar Award Nominee for Best Novel.

003033

Price: 15.00 USD
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A LONG LINE OF DEAD MEN (SIGNED), Block, Lawrence
74 A LONG LINE OF DEAD MEN (SIGNED)
Block, Lawrence
Morrow, 1994, 0688121934 / 9780688121938

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Signed by Block on the title page. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. A Matthew Scudder novel. Award History: 1995 Edgar Award Nominee for Best Novel.
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000395

Price: 65.00 USD
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SOME DAYS YOU GET THE BEAR, Block, Lawrence
75 SOME DAYS YOU GET THE BEAR
Block, Lawrence
Morrow, 1993, 0688108202 / 9780688108205

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Very Good. Book. Henry, Doug/American Artists
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Minor edgewear with faint scuffing on textblock edges with moderate bumping at corners and tips of spine panel. A clean, straight copy without price clipping. Near fine copy in near fine jacket. Collection of 21 short stories published between 1963 and 1993 with short introduction by Block.

003177

Price: 10.00 USD
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STAR TREK: PROBE, Bonanno, Margaret Wander
76 STAR TREK: PROBE
Bonanno, Margaret Wander
Pocket Books, 1992, 0671724207 / 9780671724207

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Birdsong, Keith
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. Set in the Star Trek universe, and preceded by Strangers from the Sky (1987).

003774

Price: 10.00 USD
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THIRTY-FIRST OF FEBRUARY: 13 FLIGHTS OF FANTASY [THE], Bond, Nelson
77 THIRTY-FIRST OF FEBRUARY: 13 FLIGHTS OF FANTASY [THE]
Bond, Nelson
Gnome Press, 1949, 

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Very Good. Book. Gibson, James
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Slight spine lean with faint rubbing to board bindings at head and tail of spine panel and corners, and age-darkening to text block. Tiny chips and closed tears at corners, head and tail of spine panel, and one closed 1.5cm tear at top edge of front panel. Small, white spot on front of jacket caused by spill. By the same author of "Mr. Mergenthwirker's Lobblies and Other Fantastic Tales". Barron (ed) Fantasy Literature, 3-42. Award History: Nelson S. Bond won the the 2005 SESFA Award for Lifetime Achievement.

000391

Price: 80.00 USD
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PRECIPICE [THE], Bova, Ben
78 PRECIPICE [THE]
Bova, Ben
Hodder & Stoughton, 2001, 0340769602 / 9780340769607

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Harrison, Mark
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US edition was published by Tor in October, 2001.) Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, square copy with price intact. First volume in The Asteroid Wars series. "The Precipice is an exciting, fast-moving blend of hard SF and technothriller, if sometimes a shade too melodramatic for credibility. It's billed as book one of The Asteroid Wars, and there's more to come." --David Langford. Jacket illustration by Mark Harrison.

001902

Price: 25.00 USD
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POLLINATORS OF EDEN [THE], Boyd, John (pseud. for Boyd B. Upchurch)
79 POLLINATORS OF EDEN [THE]
Boyd, John (pseud. for Boyd B. Upchurch)
Science Fiction Book Club, 1969, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Lehr, Paul
Book club edition, first printing. Preceded by the trade edition published by Weybright and Talley. Has first printing gutter code "25K"on page 209, indicates a printing in June 1969. Red boards with yellow lettering on spine. Previous owner's stamp on ffep. Copy is clean, square without dents. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, square copy with jacket intact.

004599

Price: 10.00 USD
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A CHAPBOOK FOR BURNT-OUT PRIESTS, RABBIS AND MINISTERS, Bradbury, Ray
80 A CHAPBOOK FOR BURNT-OUT PRIESTS, RABBIS AND MINISTERS
Bradbury, Ray
Cemetary Dance Publications, 2001, 1587670100 / 9781587670107

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Parks, Phil
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. One of 1,500 trade copies. Collection of poems, essays and story fragments written by Bradbury. A clean, crisp copy.

004454

Price: 30.00 USD
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