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WEB OF THE CITY (SIGNED), Ellison, Harlan
81 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
82 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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SATURN RUKH, Forward, Robert L.
83 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
84 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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INTO THE OUT OF, Foster, Alan Dean
85 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
86 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
87 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
88 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.
89 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, Friesner, Esther (ed)
90 CHICKS IN CHAINMAIL
Friesner, Esther (ed)
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. Top and bottom edges of spine panel lightly bumped, else fine 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).

003972

Price: 10.00 USD
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CHICKS IN CHAINMAIL (SIGNED), Friesner, Esther (ed) and Harry Turtledove
91 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).
Signed by Author(s)
003469

Price: 20.00 USD
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CORALINE, Gaiman, Neil
92 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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IDORU (SIGNED), Gibson, William
93 IDORU (SIGNED)
Gibson, William
Putnam, 1996, 0399141308 / 9780399141300

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Werner, Honi
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Gibson on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Clean, square copy in bright jacket. Thematic sequel to the cyberpunk novel Virtual Light (1993) and second novel in The Bridge Trilogy. "[E]ntertaining, funny, and slyly subversive of the whole cyberpunk aesthetic." - Locus, Oct. 1996, pg. 21.
Signed by Author(s)
004170

Price: 35.00 USD
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HALF-MADE WORLD [THE], Gilman, Felix
94 HALF-MADE WORLD [THE]
Gilman, Felix
Tor Books, 2010, 0765325527 / 9780765325525

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. MacDonald, Ross
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. The jackets are uncoated and very prone to smudges and stains, but this jacket is fine and unmarked. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library.

004388

Price: 30.00 USD
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REBEL OF RHADA [THE], Gilman, Robert Cham (pseud. Alfred Coppel)
95 REBEL OF RHADA [THE]
Gilman, Robert Cham (pseud. Alfred Coppel)
Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1969, 

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Loehle, Richard
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Blue boards with gold lettering. Dark purple rear jacket panel shows some rubbing with some very light crinkling at top and bottom edges of spine panel (normal for a book this age). Previous owner's stamp on half-title page. The page block is bright, square and without stains. A superior copy. A Space-Opera intended for tough, older children, it's a thoughtful work on the decline and resurgence of civilization. Some 10,000 years in the future, mankind has slipped back to a feudal culture, except for the star ships that still link the interstellar empire together. The starship engines run on unlimited energy, but the rest of technology is lost to myth and superstition. Priests chant navigation codes, war horses are transported in the holds for knights and torches light the passageways of the starship because no one remembers how to fix the lights. Within this decay, Kier of Rhada is called to Earth by the 10 year old Emperor to account for himself.

004501

Price: 25.00 USD
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A MASK FOR THE GENERAL, Goldstein, Lisa
96 A MASK FOR THE GENERAL
Goldstein, Lisa
Bantam Spectra, 1987, 055305239X / 9780553052398

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. McGinty, Mick
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Faint chipping at head and heel of spine panel with one tiny closed tear (0.25 cm in size), else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. "A subtle, but moving novel." - Barron (ed), Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4- 187. Award History: 1988 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Uplift War by David Brin); 1990 Arthur C. Clarke Award Nominee (lost to The Child Garden by Geoff Ryman).

003866

Price: 15.00 USD
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CRACKPOT, Goulart, Ron
97 CRACKPOT
Goulart, Ron
Doubleday Science Fiction, 1977, 0385116403 / 9780385116404

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Wilhelmsen, David
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Copy is pristine without tears, marks or defects. A straight, square copy with original $5.95 price intact, unusual thus.

004346

Price: 30.00 USD
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DEATHSTALKER LEGACY, Green, Simon R.
98 DEATHSTALKER LEGACY
Green, Simon R.
Roc, 2003, 0451459075 / 9780451459077

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Jones, Patrick
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Third book in the Deathstalker series, preceded by Deathstalker Honor (1998) and Deathstalker Destiny (1999). Full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Patrick Jones.

003221

Price: 15.00 USD
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COMING [THE] (SIGNED), Haldeman, Joe
99 COMING [THE] (SIGNED)
Haldeman, Joe
Ace, 2000, 0441007694 / 9780441007691

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Ducek, Danilo
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Haldeman on the title page. Mankind, inhabiting an Earth devastated by pollution and on the brink of war, receives a transmission from space announcing the impending arrival of extraterrestrials. But the astronomer who received the transmission begins to doubt its authenticity, and her investigation amidst the world-wide media circus leaves the question as to who, or what, the world is actually waiting for. By the author of Forever Peace (winner of the 1998 Nebula and Hugo awards) and The Hemingway Hoax (winner of the 1990 Nebula and 1991 Hugo awards.)
Signed by Author(s)
001960

Price: 75.00 USD
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MIDNIGHT CAFE [THE], Hamilton, Laurell K.
100 MIDNIGHT CAFE [THE]
Hamilton, Laurell K.
Science Fiction Book Club, 1998, 156865765X / 9781568657653

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Royo, Luis
Book Club Edition and first hardcover edition. Giant omnibus edition (over 800 pages) that collects three Anita Blake novels for the first time in hardcover: The Lunatic Cafe (1996); Bloody Bones (1996) and The Killing Dance (1997). These are novels 4, 5 and 6 in Anita Blake series, and were originally published in paperback. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Page block is bright and square without marks. The has light denting at top edge of spine panel, with a closed tear (1 cm in length) at the bottom edge of the spine panel with associated crinkling. Else a fine (unread) copy in a near fine jacket.

004650

Price: 15.00 USD
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