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201 PREACHER: DIXIE FRIED
Ennis, Garth and Steve Dillon
DC Comics/Vertigo, 1998, 1563894289

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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202 ANTELOPE WIFE [THE]
Erdrich, Louise
HarperFlamingo, 1998, 0060187263

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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203 MIDNIGHT TIDES: VOLUME FIVE OF THE MALAZAN BOOK OF THE FALLEN (SIGNED)
Erikson, Steven
Tor, 2007, 0765310058

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Lockwood, Todd
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Previously published in 2004 in the UK by Bantam Press.) Stated First U.S. Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Erikson on the title page with his printed name lined out as his practice. Also signed by cover artist Todd Lockwood on the title page with a doodle of a dragon. Upper tips lightly bumped, else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Out-Of-Print ("OOP") on publication with the majority if not all hardcovers going to libraries and the trade paperback edition made available for commercial sale. The fifth volume in the excellent military/fantasy series Tale of the Malazan Book of the Fallen. Another excellent full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Todd Lockwood, who is the jacket artist for the US editions.
Signed by Author(s)
003503

Price: 125.00 USD
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204 DEADHOUSE GATES: BOOK TWO OF THE MALAZAN BOOK OF THE FALLEN
Erikson, Steven
Tor Books, 2005, 0765310023

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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205 FAERIE TALE
Feist, Raymond E.
Doubleday, 1988, 0385236239

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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206 CITY UNDER THE MOUNTAIN (SIGNED)
Ferrari, Mark J.
Ferrari, Mark J., 1999, 

First Edition, Unbound, Fine, No Jacket. Book. 
Original art by Mark J. Ferrari. Signed in silver-colored ink and number 48 of 250 signed/numbered photoprints.
Signed by Author(s)
001352

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207 FOURTH BEAR: A NURSERY CRIME (SIGNED)
Fforde, Jasper
Viking Press, 2006, 0670037729

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

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208 SATURN RUKH
Forward, Robert L.
Tor, 1997, 0312863217

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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209 MARTIAN RAINBOW
Forward, Robert L.
Ballantine Del Rey, 1991, 0345347129

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

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210 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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211 INTO THE OUT OF
Foster, Alan Dean
Warner Books, 1986, 0446513377

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

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212 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

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213 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

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214 RUNE
Fowler, Christopher
Ballantine Books, 1990, 0345364732

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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215 SARAH CANARY (SIGNED)
Fowler, Karen Joy
Henry Holt, 1991, 0805017534

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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216 ZONE NULL
Franke, Herbert W.
The Seabury Press, 1974, 0816491593

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

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217 COLD MOUNTAIN
Frazier, Charles
North Atlantic Press, 1997, 0871136791

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. First printing points include the misprint present on page 25, line 16 where "man-woman" appears instead of "mad-woman" in the text. John Berendt sticker on front jacket panel. Difficult to find first printings after being reprinted up to forty times. Single, heavy bump at bottom edge of spine panel. Single scuff mark, 1cm in length, on side edge of text block near the top corner with another scuff mark, longer but thinner, at the bottom corner. Text block shows normal age-related darkening. Aside from these defects a clean, square copy without tears or previous owner's inscriptions. The author's first book. 18,000 copies in the first print run. Award History: 1997 National Book Award Winner.

004303

Price: 150.00 USD
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218 CHICKS IN CHAINMAIL
Friesner, Esther (ed)
Baen, 1995, 0671876821

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

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219 CHICKS 'N CHAINED MALES (SIGNED)
Friesner, Esther (ed) and Harry Turtledove
Baen, 1999, 0739403508

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Elmore, Larry
Book Club, first printing and first hardcover edition. (Published the same year in paperback.) Code 00951 on rear jacket panel. Baen Book Original statement on copyright page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by the editor Esther Friesner on the title page and contributor Harry Turtledove on the Contents page. The third volume in the popular Chicks In Chainmail original anthology series. Front jacket flap and two following pages show a vertical fold crease with some faint wrinkles at bottom edge of rear jacket panel with faint handling-related wear to page block edges, else fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without clipping or previous owner's marks. Contributing authors include: Harry Turtledove, Steven Piziks, Elizabeth Moon, Lawrence Watt-Evans, Marina Frants, Susan Shwartz, Rosemary Edghill, Susan Casper, Laura Frankos, Josepha Sherman, Brian D. Akers, Jan Stirling, Jody Lynn Nye, Kate Daniel, Kevin Andrew Murphy, K.D. Wentworth and Sarah Zettel.
Signed by Author(s)
003478

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220 CHICKS IN CHAINMAIL (SIGNED)
Friesner, Esther (ed) and Harry Turtledove
Baen, 1995, 0671876821

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

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

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.
Signed by Author(s)
004035

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222 CORALINE
Gaiman, Neil
HarperCollins Publishers, 2002, 0380977788

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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223 ANANSI BOYS: A NOVEL
Gaiman, Neil
Morrow, 2005, 006051518X

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

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224 ANANSI BOYS: A NOVEL (SIGNED & DATED)
Gaiman, Neil
Morrow, 2005, 006051518X

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.
Signed by Author(s)
003142

Price: 200.00 USD
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225 GRAVEYARD BOOK [THE]
Gaiman, Neil
HarperCollins Publishers, 2008, 0060530928

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. McKean, Dave
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. This title is appearing in sixth printings, however this copy is a first printing. Award History: 2010 Carnegie Medal in Literature Award Winner; 2009 Newbery Medal Award Winner; 2009 Hugo Award Winner for Best Novel; 2009 Locus Award Winner for Best Young-Adult Novel; Locus Magazine 2008 Recommended Reading List - Young Adult Novels.

004100

Price: 100.00 USD
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226 LIVING ONE [THE]: A GOTHIC THRILLER
Gannett, Lewis
Random House, 1993, 0679410805

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition and Random House first printing. (Random House first printings omit the "1" when "First Edition" is stated on the copyright page. So the number line begins with at "2" instead of the "1" number.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Very unusual to find in very fine condition. A clean, square copy. A teenager learns of his dysfunctional family's ancient curse. Sex, horror and suspense in an entertaining novel.

004514

Price: 25.00 USD
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227 LICENSE RENEWED
Gardner, John
Richard Marek Publishers, 1981, 0399901183

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Poor. Book. Tingey, Janet
Hardcover first edition and first US edition. (Previously published in the UK by Glidrose Publications.) Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. James Bond novel. Edgewear and foxing at side and edges of textblock. The jacket has the price intact, but a jagged 4" closed tear (previously "repaired" with tape) on the back panel from top edge and rubbing at top and bottom corners of rear jacket panel with associated creasing. Aside from these defects the copy itself is straight and square, again only showing age and handling related wear. A good reading copy or a first edition to marry to a jacket in superior condition.

003139

Price: 6.00 USD
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228 DREAM OF GLASS
Gawron, Jean Mark
Harcourt Brace & Company, 1993, 0151265690

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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229 MIRROR TO THE SKY
Geston, Mark
Morrow, 1992, 0688111386

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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230 IDORU (SIGNED)
Gibson, William
Putnam, 1996, 0399141308

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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231 THE EOS READER: FORTHCOMING BOOKS 2004 - 2005 (SIGNED)
Gill, Diana and Jennifer Brehl, Mike Shohl, Kate Nintze and Lois Bujold
Eos, 2004, 

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. 
Trade paperback, first printing. Very fine (unread) condition. This is a 95 page promotional booklet that features Sneak Preview excerpts from forthcoming books by Eldon Thompson for The Crimson Sword, Lois McMaster Bujold for The Hallowed Hunt and Dan Simmons for Olympos. Signed by Bujold at her excerpt for The Hallowed Hunt. The first appearance for this novel and a fun item for the Bujold collector. The Returning Favorites section features reprints of works by James Alan Gardner, Margaret Weis, Tracy Hickman, Richard Fawkes, Mary Stewart, Sheri S. Tepper, Dave Duncan, Sean Russell, Anne McCaffrey, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, Marc Scott Zicree, Robert Charles Wilson, Nancy Kress, Victoria Strauss, Mitchell Graham, Shirley Rousseau Murphy, Paul Witcover, Tony Daniel and Raymond E. Feist.
Signed by Author(s)
002840

Price: 15.00 USD
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232 HALF-MADE WORLD [THE]
Gilman, Felix
Tor Books, 2010, 0765325527

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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233 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

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234 DAILY VOICES: AUTHOR'S CHOICE MONTHLY ISSUE 3 (SIGNED)
Goldstein, Lisa
Pulphouse Puplishing, 1989, 

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Barr, George
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first signed and limited edition. Very fine (unread) condition in uncoated, multi-color paper dustjacket. (Few of this series had multi-tone jacket designs.) Signed by Goldstein on the title page. Collects five stories plus author's Introduction. Issue No. 3 in the Pulphouse Author's Choice Monthly series. Nicely crafted limited edition, one of 300 signed and unnumbered copies.
Signed by Author(s)
001124

Price: 35.00 USD
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235 A MASK FOR THE GENERAL
Goldstein, Lisa
Bantam Spectra, 1987, 055305239X

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

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236 DEAD MAN (SIGNED)
Gores, Joe
Mysterious Press, 1993, 089296541X

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Mattos, John
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated first edition with number line complete. Fine (unread) copy showing only age-related edgewear in fine jacket. Signed by Gores on the title page. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Suspense novel by the author of Come Morning and Interface.
Signed by Author(s)
003179

Price: 35.00 USD
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237 CRACKPOT
Goulart, Ron
Doubleday Science Fiction, 1977, 0385116403

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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238 SHADOW MAN
Grant, Cynthia D.
Atheneum, 1992, 0689317727

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Fine. Book. Multer, Scott
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Minor age and handling-related wear to jacket and textblock edges, else near fine copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. A boy dies in a car crash and his spirit seems to visit the friends and family he left behind. Winner of the 1989 American Library Association (ALA) Award for Best Young Adult novel.

003280

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239 TEX AND MOLLY IN THE AFTERLIFE
Grant, Richard
Avon Books, 1996, 0380973049

First Edition, Hardcover, Good, Fine. Remainder. Cornner, Hadyn
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club or ex-library copy. Unfortunate remainder stripe on bottom page block. Former owner's name written on front free endpaper. Aside from these defects, a square, straight and unread copy.

004298

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240 POOR THINGS (SIGNED)
Gray, Alasdair
Harcourt Brace Jovanovic, 1992, 0151730768

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Gray, Alasdair
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the 1992 UK ediiton.) Stated First Edition with letter "A" present. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Frankenstein retold. Jacket and interior illustrations by Alasdair Gray. Newspaper clipping with review by Geoff Ryman also enclosed.
Signed by Author(s)
004446

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241 DEATHSTALKER LEGACY
Green, Simon R.
Roc, 2003, 0451459075

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

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242 HILD: A NOVEL
Griffith, Nicola
Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2013, 0374280878

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Balbusso, Anna and Elena
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Jacket is clean with price intact. Page block is bright without dents or marks. Alternate history novel set in the 7th century. "Hild is a book as loving as it is fierce, brilliant and accomplished. To read it felt like a privilege and a gift. I feel confident that the next time I'm faced with yet another inane repetition of 'women were oppressed so we can't write their stories,' I won't need to painstakingly educate anyone about the realities of medieval life with recourse to books and articles. 'Read Hild' will be enough." - Amal El-Mohtar, NPR.

004831

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243 SLOW RIVER
Griffith, Nicola
Ballantine Del Rey, 1995, 0345391659

First Edition, Hardcover, As New, As New. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine dustjacket. Not a remainder nor ex-library. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Intrigue in a near-future where ecological disaster looms just around the corner. "[P]owerful prose poem on issues that are already with us, but that other writers deem too mundane for this kind of quiet, character-based SF." Locus - June 1995. Award History: 1996 Nebula Award Winner for Best Novel; 1995 Lambda Award Winner for Best SF/Gay Novel (tied with Shadow Man by Melissa Scott).

003107

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244 BENDING THE LANDSCAPE: FANTASY
Griffith, Nicola and Pagel Stephen (eds)
White Wolf Publishing, 1997, 1565048369

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Award-breaking original anthology featuring gay-themed stories in a fantasy setting. (Two anthology sequels followed, one for SF and one for Horror.) These stories feature gay and straight characters. Contributing authors include: Carolyn Ives Gilman, Mark Shepherd, Mark McLaughlin, Holly Wade Matter, Mark W. Tiedemann, Ellen Kushner and Delia Sherman, Charlee Jacob, K. L. Berac, L. S. Silverthorne [as by Lisa S. Silverthorne ], James A. Moore, Leslie What, B. J. Thrower, Dominick Cancilla, Simon Sheppard, M. W. Keiper, Jeff Verona, Robin Wayne , Kim Antieau, Jessica Amanda Salmonson, Don Bassingthwaite, Tanya Huff and Richard Bowes. Award History: 1997 Lambda Award Winner; 1998 World Fantasy Award for Best Anthology.

004759

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245 BRAND NEW CHERRY FLAVOR
Grimson, Todd
HarperPrism, 1996, 0061052337

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Dark fantasy novel where a young actress' curse on a Hollywood hotshot takes on strange aspects, including the form of dreadlocked wizard named Boro, who may or may not be the personification of a bloodthirsty Mayan diety. "Grimson wittily chronicles daily life in the southland, '90s style, nailing every outfit, restaurant meal, and sexual bout as Lisa tries to make her way in the world." - Locus, Oct. 1996. "[C]ool, funny and visceral." - Locus, Feb. 1997.

001197

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246 ANCIENT MYSTERIES READER [THE]
Haining, Peter (ed) and Christopher Scott
Doubleday & Company, 1975, 0385098677

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Very Good. Book. Weinberg, Allen
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition. Original Doubleday Review slip laid in. Moderate edge wear at head and heel of spine panel and top edge of jacket. Bumping with associated crinkling at tips. Small jacket nick in crease of rear jacket flap. Page block shows age-related wear with two small stains on lower edge. Collects eighteen stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Edward Bulwer-Lytton, H. G. Wells, Lafcadio Hearn, Arthur Machen, H. P. Lovecraft, A. Merritt, B. Traven, Robert Bloch, Theodore Sturgeon and Harry Harrison. The stories are organized by theme: Subterranean Worlds, Prehistoric Man, Mythology, Lost Races, Ancient Civilisations, Legendary Continents, Mysterious Monuments, Monsters, and Gods From The Skies.

004461

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247 COMING [THE] (SIGNED)
Haldeman, Joe
Ace, 2000, 0441007694

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.)
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001960

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248 MIDNIGHT CAFE [THE]
Hamilton, Laurell K.
Science Fiction Book Club, 1998, 156865765X

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

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249 SEDUCED BY MOONLIGHT
Hamilton, Laurell K.
Ballantine Books, 2004, 034544356X

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line and "February, 2004" on the copyright page. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Light green boards with darker green spine and silver lettering. The third book in the Meredith Gentry series.

004596

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250 MOCHE WARRIOR: AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL MYSTERY [THE]
Hamilton, Lyn
Berkley Prime Crime, 1999, 0425168093

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Greco, Tony
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Archaelogical murder mystery featuring antiquities dealer Lara McClintoch. By the same author as The Xibalba Murders.

002776

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251 TEMPORAL VOID [THE]: PART TWO OF THE VOID TRILOGY
Hamilton, Peter F.
Macmillan UK, 2008, 1405088834

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Burns, Jim
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Moderate bumping and jacket crinkling at head of spine panel with very small tear at bottom tip of front panel, else fine copy in fine jacket. Appears to have been read once, still a collectible copy with jacket intact. A straight, square copy. Second volume in The Void Trilogy, preceded by The Dreaming Void (2007). Another outstanding full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Jim Burns.

004144

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252 NAKED GOD [THE]
Hamilton, Peter F.
Warner Books, 2000, 0446525677

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Burns, Jim
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Previously published by Macmillan UK in 1999.) Stated first printing with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Fine copy in fine jacket. The concluding volume to the Night's Dawn trilogy. Stunningly awesome, full color, wrap-around jacket by Jim Burns - captures the Sense of Wonder we all read SF to experience. Award History: 2000 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson).

003911

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253 GLIMMERING: A NOVEL OF THE COMING MILLENNIUM [THE]
Hand, Elizabeth
HarperPrism, 1997, 0061008052

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Two pin-sized specks on top edge of page block, else fine copy in very fine jacket. A square, straight copy without price-clipping. Copies without remainder marks in pristine condition are scarce. Award History: 1998 Arthur C. Clarke Award Nominee (lost to The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell); 1998 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Rise of Endymion by Dan Simmons).

003611

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254 SHADOW OF ARARAT [THE] (SIGNED)
Harlan, Thomas
Tor Fantasy, 1999, 0312865430

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Hickman, Stephen
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Signed by Harlan on the title page. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. First novel and Book One of the Oath of Empire series.
Signed by Author(s)
001251

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255 FIREBIRD
Harness, Charles L.
Pocket Books, 1981, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Viskupic, Gary
Book Club, first printing and first hardcover edition. First printing code "L03" on page 181 with code #5575 on rear jacket panel. (Preceded by the paperback published by Pocket one month earlier.) Faint scratches and crinkling on top and bottom edges of jacket. One rather jagged, but closed tear (2 cm in length) on corner of rear jacket panel at heel of spine. Aside from these defects a clean, square copy without clipping are previous owner's marks. Classic style full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Gary Viskupic.

003773

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256 FATHERLAND
Harris, Robert
Random House, 1992, 0679412735

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the UK edition.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Spine panel moderately sunned with some light handling-related edge wear and tiny smudge on lower edge, else a near fine copy in near fine jacket. Critically acclaimed alternate history novel and Harris' debut novel. This novel is notoriously difficult for categorization as it falls into Science Fiction, Fiction and the Mystery categories. (Anyone remember SS-GB by Len Deighton? Alternate history murder mystery set in Nazi-occupied Great Britain.) A straight, square copy without price-clipping. Award History: 1993 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to China Mountain Zhang by Maureen McHugh); Clute, (ed), Debuts 1990-1994, pg. 206, in Science Fiction: The Illustrated Encyclopedia; 1992 Notable Book of the Year, NY Times Book Review.

003690

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257 FATHERLAND
Harris, Robert
Random House, 1992, 0679412735

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. Light handling related edgewear, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Critically acclaimed alternate history novel and Harris' debut novel. This novel is notoriously difficult for categorization as it falls within the Science Fiction, Fiction and the Mystery literary genres. (Remember SS-GB by Len Deighton - alternate history and murder mystery set in Nazi-occupied Great Britain.) A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Award History: Clute, Debuts 1990-1994, pg. 206, in Science Fiction: The Illustrated Encyclopedia; 1992 Notable Book of the Year, NY Times Book Review.

003753

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258 STAINLESS STEEL RAT WANTS YOU [THE]
Harrison, Harry
Nelson Doubleday, 1979, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Stone, D. K.
Book Club edition, hardcover first printing and first US edition. (Previously published in the UK in 1978.) Issued by Science Fiction Book Club. First printing code J17 on page 181 and code 2123 on rear jacket flap. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Very light bumping at upper tips, else a very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy and difficult to find in fine condition without previous owner's marks. The seventh book in the Stainless Steel Rat series.

004423

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259 TO THE STARS
Harrison, Harry
Nelson Doubleday, 1981, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Near Fine, Very Good. Book. Caldwell, Clyde
Book Club Edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. First printing code L18 on page 470 with code #1571 printed on lower rear panel. Omnibus collecting novels Homeworld (1980), Wheelworld (1981) and Starworld (1981) all previously published in paperback. Closed diagonally tear at top edge of front panel with closed tear (1" in length) at lower edge. Jacket tips are moderately chipped and the head and heel of spine panel are moderately bumped with associated crinkling. Aside from the defects the jacket is complete, without the usual clipping, stains for previous owner's marks. The textblock as well is relatively clean, square and free of stains. A great copy to marry to a superior jacket.

004189

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260 STAINLESS STEEL RAT FOR PRESIDENT [THE]
Harrison, Harry
Nelson Doubleday, 1982, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Very Good. Book. Freff
Book Club Edition, first printing and true first edition. First printing with Code "M40" on page 184 and Code 1871 on rear jacket panel. (The Science Fiction Book Club edition preceded the Bantam paperback edition published in 1982.) Not a remainder or ex-library copy. One jacket tear-out (2 cm x 1 cm in size) on lower edge of rear jacket panel near spine with adjacent closed, but jagged tear 1 cm x 2 in size at the lower edge of spine panel. Faint soiling to top edge of page block. Aside from these defects a square, straight copy without clipping. Full color, wrap-around jacket painting by Freff.

003568

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261 WEST OF EDEN
Harrison, Harry
Bantam Books, 1984, 0553050656

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Schleinkofer, David and Bill Sanderson
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Jacket shows light crinkling at tips and head of spine panel. Also, slightly sunned on the lower half of the spine panel. Light to moderate age and handling-related wear to page block edges. Aside from the these defects, a clean, square copy without price clipping or previous owner's marks with one very small pen strike on bottom edge. Rare to find copies not ex-libraries in fine or near fine condition. Interior illustrations by Bill Sanderson. First book of the "West of Eden" trilogy. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-201. Award History: 1985 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Integral Trees by Larry Niven).

004257

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262 BEST SF: 1969
Harrison, Harry and Brian Aldiss (eds)
Putnam, 1970, 

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Very Good. Book. Lehr, Paul
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Black boards with title in purple letters on spine and front cover. Heavy jacket crinkling at top edge at spine panel and front tip. Faint dust soiling at top edge of page block. Moderate rubbing (1.5 cm in length) on lower edge of jacket spine panel. Aside from these defects a square, clean copy without price-clipping or previous owner's marks. Anthology collecting short fiction originally published only in the SF magazines. Contributors include: Anthony Burgess; Brian Aldiss; Frederik Pohl; James Tiptree, Jr.; D. M. Thomas; Dr. Paul Ehrlich; Pg Wyal; Ursula K. Le Guin; Edward Lucie-Smith; John Cotton; J. G. Ballard; Ken W. Purdy; Joseph Wesley; Jon Hartridge; Philip K. Dick; Bruce McAllister; Algis Budrys. Introduction by Harrison and Afterword by Aldiss.

003663

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263 TURING OPTION [THE]
Harrison, Harry and Marvin Minsky
Warner Books, 1992, 0446515655

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Gillot, Carol
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Small "x" mark by previous owner at top corner of front free endpaper, else fine copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy.

003433

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264 SCIENCE FICTION CENTURY [THE]
Hartwell, David G. (ed)
Tor, 1997, 0312863381

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Harris, John
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Anthology collecting 45 stories claimed by Hartwell as the best of the 20th Century, a controversial attempt to form a definitive anthology of the definitive SF published between 1895 ("Another World" translated by Damon Knight in 1962) up to 1996. Each story is introduced by Hartwell with a brief discussion of the author's works. Authors include: Lino Aldani, Poul Anderson, Gregory Benford, Eddy C. Bertin, James Blish, Algis Budrys, Dino Buzzati, Hal Clement, Mildred Clingerman, John Crowley, Gordon Eklund, Harlan Ellison, Philip Jose Farmer, E. M. Forster, William Gibson, Charles Harness, Frank Herbert, Wolfgang Jeschke, Rudyard Kipling, Nancy Kress, Alexander Kuprin, Philip Latham, C. S. Lewis, Jack London, Frank Belknap Long, Richard A. Lupoff, James Morrow, Chad Oliver, Edgar Pangborn, J.H. Rosny aine, Margaret St. Clair, Michael Shaara, Robert Silverberg, Cordwainer Smith, Bruce Sterling, Michael Swanwick, Willam Tenn, James Tiptree, Jr., George Turner, Jack Vance, A. E. van Vogt, H. G. Wells, Connie Willis, Adam Wisniewski-Snerg, John Wyndham and Roger Zelazny. Award History: 1998 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Anthology (lost to The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourteenth Annual Collection by Dozois).

004437

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265 FLOATING ISLAND
Haydon, Elizabeth
Tor, 2006, 0765308673

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Fine, No Jacket. Book. 
Trade paperback, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Uncorrected Proof. Fine (unread) copy without jacket as issued.

004751

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266 WEALDWIFE'S TALE [THE]
Hazel, Paul
AvoNova Morrow, 1993, 0688121888

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Fine. Book. Craft, Kinuko Y.
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine copy with only trace of shelfwear in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Hazel's fourth book. Hazel's book The Winter King was nominated for the 1986 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel. (Lost to Song of Kali by Simmons.)

002438

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267 BEYOND THE WALL OF SLEEP - A COLLECTION OF PROSE AND POETRY 1988 - 1997
Heidel, Andrew R.
MORTCO, 1998, 0966522400

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Erkmann, Chris
Very fine (unread) copy without jacket as issued. Hardcover first edition and printing by publisher MORTCO. (Previously published in 1997.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Wrap-around band covering boards and publisher's promotional material laid in.

002939

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268 TORCHING [THE]
Heidish, Marcy
Simon & Schuster, 1992, 0671743759

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Metz, Julie
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. "[A] subtle, character driven novel of the supernatural at work in one woman's life." - Locus, May 1992. Her novel Deadline was nominated for an Edgar for Best First Novel.

000192

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269 BETTER ANGELS (SIGNED)
Hendrix, Howard
Ace, 1999, 0441006523

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. Signed by Hendrix on the title page and dated "11/12/99" only six weeks after the offical publication date of October 1, 1999. A unique copy. Prequel to Lightpaths and Standing Wave. "[D]efies genre boundaries with great panache." - Locus, Dec 1999, pg. 19.
Signed by Author(s)
001445

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270 DUNE: HOUSE HARKONNEN (SIGNED)
Herbert, Brian and Kevin J. Anderson
Bantam, 2000, 0553110721

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Fine. Book. Youll, Steve
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Previously published in the UK by Hodder & Stoughton as Prelude to Dune: House Harkonnen with the fine jacket illustration by Gerry Grace.) Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed both by Herbert and Anderson on the title page. Second volume in the bestselling prequel series. Preceded by Dune: House Atreides.
Signed by Author(s)
002695

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271 DUNE: HOUSE HARKONNEN
Herbert, Brian and Kevin J. Anderson
Bantam, 2000, 0553110721

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Youll, Steve
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Previously published in the UK by Hodder & Stoughton as Prelude to Dune: House Harkonnen with the fine jacket illustration by Gerry Grace.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Second volume in the bestselling prequel series. Preceded by Dune: House Atreides.

003830

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272 DUNE: THE BATTLE OF CORRIN (SIGNED)
Herbert, Brian and Kevin J. Anderson
Tor, 2004, 0765301598

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Youll, Steve
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Signed by authors Brian Herbert and Kevin Anderson on the title page. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Very light jacket crinkling at top and bottom edges of jacket caused by bumping, else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Hardcover US, and true first edition. (Precedes the UK edition published by Hodder & Stoughton in September, 2004. However, the UK edition features a spectacular jacket illustration.) Award History: Barnes & Noble's Top Ten Novels of 2004. Fine full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Stephen Youll.
Signed by Author(s)
003226

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273 WINDS OF DUNE [THE] (SIGNED)
Herbert, Brian and Kevin J. Anderson
Tor, 2009, 0765322722

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Stone, Steve
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by co-author Brian Herbert on the title page.
Signed by Author(s)
004362

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274 A THIEF OF TIME
Hillerman, Tony
Harper & Row, 1988, 0060159383

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Thorpe, Peter
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Light age-related wear at tips and edges, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, square first printing of a book that went into multiple printings.The eighth Leaphorn and Chee mystery novel.

004281

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275 SMILLA'S SENSE OF SNOW
Hoeg, Peter
Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1993, 0374266441

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, As New. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. First US edition, first English translation and Hoeg's first English language book. (Previously published in Danish in 1992.) Mystery novel with science fiction overtones. Not a remainder nor ex-library copy. Very faint handling-related soiling to side edge of textblock, else a fine copy in very fine jacket. A square, straight copy without price-clipping. Turned into an wonderfully haunting film in 1997 starring Julia Ormond. Award History: 1994 Edgar Award Nominee for Best Novel; Winner of the 1994 Dilys Winn Award.

003215

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276 CELTIKA
Holdstock, Robert
Earthlight, 2001, 0684860368

First Edition, Hardcover, As New, As New. Book. 
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US was published in March 2003.) Book One of The Merlin Codex. Merlin, ageless and timeless, begins a quest for the lost ship Argo, the same ship he joined long ago in another journey.

001802

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277 HOLLOWING [THE]
Holdstock, Robert
Roc, 1994, 0451453557

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Fine. Book. Pallencar, John Jude
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. This First US edition is also the first hardcover edition. (Previously published in UK by HarperCollins in paperback. The UK hardcover followed the US hardcover edition.) Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. A tight, straight copy without price-clipping. Small, faint smudge mark on side edge of page block with minor handling-related wear on edges and very faint jacket crinkling at top and bottom edges of spine panel, else near fine copy in fine jacket. Excellent condition for a book this age. Full color, wrap-around jacket by Pallencar. Award History: 1994 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Fantasy Novel (lost to The Innkeeper's Song by Beagle); 1995 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature Nominee (lost to Something Rich and Strange by McKillip).

003635

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278 PILLAR OF THE SKY
Holland, Cecelia
Knopf, 1985, 0394535383

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Bralds, Braldt
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine copy in fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Fine condition for a book this age. Historical fiction set in Neolithic Britain during the time of Stonehenge's construction. Fine full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Braldt Bralds.

003483

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279 SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN SAMURAI
Holt, Tom
Orbit, 1999, 1857238982

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Cemmick, Paul
Hardcover UK, first edition and first printing. Small and very faint moisture stain at heel of jacket spine panel, else fine copy in near fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Very cool full color jacket illustration by Paul Cemmick.

003414

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280 MIDNIGHT ROBBER (SIGNED)
Hopkinson, Nalo
Warner Aspect, 2000, 0446675601

First Edition, Soft cover, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Dillion, Leo & Diane
First edition, first printing and trade paperback. (No hardcover edition published.) Very fine (unread) trade paperback. Hopkinson won the 1999 Locus Award for Best First Novel for Brown Girl in the Ring (1998). Signed and dated "Apr 28/01" by Hopkinson on the title page. Award History: 2000 Nebula Award Nominee for Best Novel (Lost to Darwin's Radio by Greg Bear); 2000 Hugo Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by Rowling); 2000 Philip K. Dick Award Nominee for Best Novel (Lost to Only Forward by Michael Marshall Smith); 2001 Sunburst Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Galveston by Sean Stewart).
Signed by Author(s)
001908

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281 WOOL (SIGNED & DATED)
Howey, Hugh
Century, 2013, 1780891237

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Getty Images
Hardcover UK, first edition. This is a second printing. First print edition and first hardcover edition. Signed by Howey and dated "3.19.2013" on the title page. Originally self-published separately in five chapters as ebooks in the U.S. Very small and faint smudge on the bottom edge of page block (1 cm in size), else a very fine (unread) copy in without jacket as issued.This UK edition collects the first five ebook chapters comprising the first volume in the Wool Trilogy and published in hardcover for the first time. Also enclosed is a copy of the promotional newsletter issued by the book store where Howey appeared. Illustrated boards only, published without jacket. Currently in production as a major motion picture.
Signed by Author(s)
004526

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282 WOOL (SIGNED)
Howey, Hugh
Century, 2013, 1780891245

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Fine, No Jacket. Book. Getty Images
Trade paperback, UK edition and first edition. This is a fourth printing.(Previously published in hardcover.) Signed by Howey on the title page. Spine is square and is un-creased. The tips are still sharp. Aside from some faint, shallow creases on rear panel, a fine (unread) copy. Originally self-published separately in five chapters as ebooks in the U.S. This UK edition collects the first five ebook chapters comprising the first volume in the Wool Trilogy and published in hardcover for the first time. Currently in production as a major motion picture.
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004792

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283 BATTLEFIELD EARTH: A SAGA OF THE YEAR 3000
Hubbard, L. Ron
St Martins Press, 1982, 0312069782

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Stinson, Paul
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with "1" present in full number line. Other than some faint bumping at tips and jacket crinkling caused by shelving (most noticeably at the upper front tip), a nearly perfect copy that appears in unread condition. Well preserved by the previous owner and extremely rare copies in fine condition. A fine copy in fine jacket and very collectible in this condition. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Iconic jacket illustration by Paul Stinson.

004055

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284 BURIED GIANT [THE] (SIGNED)
Ishiguro, Kazuo
Knopf, 2015, 030727103X

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with printing date "03/2015" on rear jacket flap, making it a March, 2015 first printing. This copy also has the publisher's black stain on the page edges. (Copies are already in 3rd printings. These later printings have plain white page edges as opposed to the black-stained edges.) Signed by Ishiguro on publisher's tipped-in sheet. Simultaneous with the UK edition by Faber and Faber, but the time zone difference makes the UK the true first edition. The book's green jacket is un-laminated, making it prone to scratches. This jacket is pristine without the "Signed First Edition" sticker present. Caution to collectors: Removing the Signed First Edition sticker can scratch off the jacket's green ink from the jacket cover. There is no sticker on this copy and the jacket is in fine condition. "It's a sad, elegiac story, one that has a tone and texture suited to its subject matter: a dreamy journey, repetitive and searching as lost memory." Lydia Millet - Publisher's Weekly Starred Review. Award History: 2016 World Fantasy Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to The Chimes by Anna Smaill).(Sceptre)
Signed by Author(s)
004747

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285 INFERNAL DEVICES: A MAD VICTORIAN FANTASY (SIGNED)
Jeter, K. W.
St. Martins Press, 1987, 031200706X

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Barlowe, Wayne
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Jeter in purple ink on the title page. A straight, square copy without marks. The jacket is bright without tears and with $16.95 price intact. Fine (unread) copy in fine dust jacket. "A 'steam-punk' Victorian fantasy of great charm." Barron (ed.) Fantasy Literature 4A-145.
Signed by Author(s)
004205

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286 BLADE RUNNER 2: THE EDGE OF HUMAN
Jeter, K. W.
Bantam, 1995, 0553099795

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Slight edgewear, else fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping.

003488

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287 EDGE OF VENGENCE: VOLUME TWO OF FLIGHT OVER FIRE
Jones, Jenny
Headline, 1991, 0747203547

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Crisp, Steve
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. Minor wear at top and bottom edges with age-related browning of the textblock edges, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Volume Two in the Flight Over Fire fantasy series.

000328

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288 DARK OF THE NIGHT: NEW TALES OF HORROR AND THE SUPERNATURAL (SIGNED)
Jones, Stephen (ed)
Pumpkin Books, 1997, 1901914011

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Broecker, Randy
Hardcover UK, first printing and first trade edition.(A limited edition was published simultaneously with the trade edition.) Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Signed by the editor Stephen Jones on the title page. Original anthology with 15 new tales of horror and the supernatural. Contributing authors include: Ramsey Campbell, Jo Fletcher, Caitlin R. Kiernan, Stephen Laws, Richard Christian Matheson, Nicholas Royle, Michael Marshall Smith, David Case, Christopher Fowler, Roberta Lannes, Paul J. McAuley, Kim Newman, Jay Russell and Douglas E. Winter. Frontispiece drawing by Randy Broecker.
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001304

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289 BOOK OF DARK WISDOM: ISSUE 3
Jones, William (ed)
Elder Signs Press, 2004, 0015457184

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Escher, Manfred
Very fine (unread) condition. Magazine in glossy wrapper featuring dark fiction and Lovecraftian horror fiction. Essays, fiction, poetry and interior illustrations by the following: William Jones, Marian Kensler, E.S. Magill, David Conyers, Shannon Riley, Chris Welch, Christopher Streffin, Don D'Ammassa, Richard Gavin, D.F. Lewis, Melanie Logue, Eric S. Brown, Lee Clark Zumpe, Michael Penncavage, Mark Yohalem, Justin Martin, Stephen Leclerc, Kevin Dole, David Ruiz, Mike Middleton, Bryan Reagan and Tracey Potter Zumpe.
Signed by Author(s)
002836

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290 EYE OF THE WORLD [THE]
Jordan, Robert
Tor Fantasy, 1990, 0812500482

First Edition, Soft cover, Fine, No Jacket. Book. Sweet, Darryl
Trade paperback, first edition and first printing. Printed simultaneously with the first hardcover edition. Stated First Edition with number line complete. (Copies are well into 13th printings.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Except for a single tear-out at the bottom edge of the spine panel (1cm x 1cm in size) and some very light scuffing, this copy shows minimal wear and is in fine condition. Over 20 years old, very rare to find a copy in fine condition. The front cover fold-out is present and not torn off, unusual in current trade paperback editions. Clean, square copy without previous owner's marks. Iconic full color, wrap-around jacket illustration (with front cover fold-out) by Darryl Sweet. Award History: 1991 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Tehanu: The Last Book of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin).

004339

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291 HUNTING OF THE LAST DRAGON [THE]
Jordan, Sherryl
HarperCollinsPublishers, 2002, 0060289023

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Harrison, Mark
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Jacket edges show some wear and light crinkling, especially at the top edge of the spine panel, else a fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. A clean, square copy without previous owner's marks (unusual because most went to libraries and/or have owner's dedication's in them.) The jacket is intact without tears or price-clipping. Unusual thus.

004442

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292 LIMITS OF ENCHANTMENT [THE] (SIGNED)
Joyce, Graham
Gollancz, 2005, 0575072318

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US edition was published later in March.) Fine (unread) copy with tiny (1cm) jacket dent at front edge near spine panel. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Joyce on the title page. Magic in 1960's England. "[A]s solid, balanced, and finely tuned as anything Joyce has written, and that is tantamount to saying it's about as finely tuned as any recent fiction we have." - Gary K. Wolfe, Locus, February 2005. Award History: 2006 World Fantasy Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami); 2006 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Anansi Boys by Gaiman).
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002973

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293 TOOTH FAIRY [THE]
Joyce, Graham
Tor, 1998, 031286261X

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. First US edition and first hardcover edition. (Previously published in paperback in the UK by Michael Joseph/Creed.) Faint bump at lower tip, else a fine copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Dark fantasy novel. "[B]rings new energy .... and beautifully angled perspectives that refresh an older material. Perhaps it's magic."- Locus, March 1998. Unfortunately, Graham Joyce passed away in 2014. Award History: 1997 British Fantasy Award Winner for Best Novel; 1998 International Horror Guild Award Nominee (lost to Fog Heart by Thomas Tessier); 1998 Stoker Nominee for Superior Achievement in a Novel (lost to Bag of Bones by Stephen King); and 1999 Locus Award Nominee for Best Dark Fantasy/Horror Novel (lost to Bag of Bones by Stephen King).

004709

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294 LIMITS OF ENCHANTMENT [THE]
Joyce, Graham
Gollancz, 2005, 0575072318

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The US edition was published later in paperback.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Magic in 1960's England. "[A]s solid, balanced, and finely tuned as anything Joyce has written, and that is tantamount to saying it's about as finely tuned as any recent fiction we have." - Gary K. Wolfe, Locus, February 2005. Award History: 2006 World Fantasy Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami); 2006 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Anansi Boys by Gaiman).

002971

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295 INDIGO (SIGNED)
Joyce, Graham
Pocket Books, 2000, 0671039377

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the UK published by Michael Joseph.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Joyce on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy.
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001929

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296 POSSESSION OF IMMANUEL WOLF AND OTHER IMPROBABLE TALES [THE]
Kaye, Marvin
Doubleday & Co., 1981, 0385158629

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Esteves, Jan
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Collects 12 fantasy and horror stories, four original to this collection. Forward by Ted White. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping.

003438

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297 SEA BEGGARS: BOOK ONE OF THE MARK OF RAN
Kearney, Paul
Bantam Press, 2004, 0593047761

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Stone, Steve
Trade paperback, first printing and UK first edition. (A US edition was published later in 2005.) Fine (unread) copy without dustjacket as issued. Relatively unknown here, Kearney is a very talented Military-Fantasy author just becoming published in the US. Edgy adult fantasy with a 16th century flavor. A great read for military fantasy buffs comparable familiar with Joe Abercrombie and and Steven Erikson. Book One of a new series by the same author of the sharply written and critically well-received Monarchies of God series. Full color, wrap-around jacket by Steve Stone.

002795

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298 SECOND EMPIRE [THE]: MONARCHIES OF GOD BOOK FOUR
Kearney, Paul
Gollancz, 2000, 0575065745

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Crisp, Steve
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. First Published in 2000 stated on copyright page. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Book Four in this critically acclaimed military-fantasy series. The Monarchies of God is a fine, densely written politco-religous series by an author not yet available in the U.S. Densely plotted alternate history where two rival "Western" churches wage politco-religous wars with each other and against an Oriental foe with swords and arquebuses. Magic exists but is being prosecuted and extinguished by church-sanctioned inquisitions. Battles and military themes are portrayed convincingly in C. S. Forrester style realism and brutality. Hard-edged military fantasy that is not for the squeamish.

001580

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299 FREEZE FRAMES (SIGNED)
Kerr, Katharine
Tor, 1995, 0312890443

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Danisi, Joseph M.
Hardcover first edition, first printing. First US and first hardcover edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Kerr on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Published previously in UK by HarperCollins as the paperback titled "Freezeframes". Original collection of linked stories set in an alternative San Francisco, California. Collected here, the novella "Resurrection" was previously published by Axolotl Press. "...Kerr's unfolding future seem very real, from hippie exhuberance to a darkening political and economic landscape...and onto a future of ironies and surprises." - Locus, May 1995, pg. 61.
Signed by Author(s)
000682

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300 SORCERER'S FEUD (SIGNED)
Kerr, Katharine
Osel Books, 2014, 1940121027

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Parsi, Laila
Trade paperback, first edition and first printing. Signed by Kerr on the title page. Sequel to Sorcerer's Luck (2013).
Signed by Author(s)
004647

Price: 25.00 USD
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