Keyword: Books

Sort

showing 101-120 of 485

Image for JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR. NORRELL: A NOVEL (CREME JACKET VARIANT)

JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR. NORRELL: A NOVEL (CREME JACKET VARIANT)

By: Clarke, Susanna

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Bloomsbury: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004473


Hardcover first edition, first printing and true first edition. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. (Despite the "First US Edition" statement on the copyright page, this US edition precedes the UK edition by 3 weeks.) Not book club, remainder or ex-library copy. This copy has the coveted creme colored jacket protected with a clear, archival cover. First edition first printings... View more info

Image for JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR. NORRELL: A NOVEL (SIGNED & DATED)

JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR. NORRELL: A NOVEL (SIGNED & DATED)

By: Clarke, Susanna

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 002758


Hardcover first edition, first printing and true first edition. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. (Despite the "First US Edition" statement on the copyright page, this US edition precedes the UK edition by 3 weeks.) Presentation copy signed by Clarke and dated in the European fashion as "23rd Sept 04" on the title page, the same month as publication, making this copy uniq... View more info

Image for JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR. NORRELL: A NOVEL (SIGNED)

JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR. NORRELL: A NOVEL (SIGNED)

By: Clarke, Susanna

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003876


Hardcover first edition, first printing and true first edition. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. (Despite the "First US Edition" statement on the copyright page, the US edition precedes the UK edition by 3 weeks.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Clarke on the title page. This copy is the coveted creme jacket variant. The creme jacket shows some light scuff marks, a defect for which these unlami... View more info

Image for APPLESEED

APPLESEED

By: Clute, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Orbit: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002040


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US edition was published later in January 2002 by Tor.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. "Whether this is pretentious adolescent obscenity, a synesthetic masterpiece which redefines the genre, or a honker of a shaggy dog story is a debate primed to run for years." - Gary S. Dalkin. "Renaissance philosophy, the complicated evolution of religion, art history, even alchemy, get a hereti... View more info

Image for WARRIOR RETURNS [THE]

WARRIOR RETURNS [THE]

By: Cole, Allan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ballantine Del Rey: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003471


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Jacket faintly bumped at head and heel of spine panel (normal for book this age), else a fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Excellent full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Gnemo. View more info

Image for FAR KINGDOMS [THE] (SIGNED)

FAR KINGDOMS [THE] (SIGNED)

By: Cole, Allan and Chris Bunch

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 000139


Hardcover first edition, first printing and true first edition. (This is the only US edition to precede the UK editions.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Enclosed bookplate laid-in (not attached) and inscribed "Best Wishes" by co-author Allan Cole. First book in the Anteros trilogy. The Far Kingdom's edition is the only book in the series to be a true US first. The sequels, The Warrior's Tale (1994) and Kingdoms of the Night (1995), were both ... View more info

Image for QUICK [THE]

QUICK [THE]

By: Cole, Burt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Morrow: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001155


Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Libertarian Science Fiction novel. A soldier in America's second civil war fights citizens rebelling against economic breakdown and government incompetence. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. View more info

Image for ARTEMIS FOWL: THE ETERNITY CODE

ARTEMIS FOWL: THE ETERNITY CODE

By: Colfer, Eoin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Puffin Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004791


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (Precedes the Miramax U.S. edition.) Stated First Edition with "1" present. The third book in the immensely popular Artemis Fowl juvenile series, preceded by Artemis Fowl (2001) and The Arctic Incident (2002). Page block is tonned by age (normal for books manufactured without using the acid-base page washing process), else a fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A straight, square copy without marks or inscription... View more info

Image for ARCHANGEL

ARCHANGEL

By: Conner, Michael

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tor: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003767


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Lightly bumped at head and heel of spine panel, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Fascinating and detailed alternate history and murder-mystery novel set in post-WWI 1920's Minneapolis, after a devastating plague decimates whites and leaves the black population immune and struggling to carry-on civiliation. Against this backdrop vampire-like murders are occuring in the city that... View more info

Image for CROWN OF SILENCE

CROWN OF SILENCE

By: Constantine, Storm

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001643


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (Preceded the US edition by Tor.) Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. A clean, square copy in pristine jacket with UK price intact. The Second Volume in the Chronicles of Magravandias, preceded by Sea Dragon Heir. The boy Shan is left physically and emotionally abused by invading Magravandian soldiers. He's adopted by a Mage, who will teach this boy to use magic as a weapon, and hone his hatred of the Magr... View more info

Image for SEA DRAGON HEIR

SEA DRAGON HEIR

By: Constantine, Storm

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001185


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (Preceded the first US edition by Tor.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, square copy in pristine jacket with UK price intact. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. First volume in The Magravandias Chronicles series set in a world where the gods take dragon form. The sequels are Crown of Silence and The Way of Light. Magic, sexuality, and political intrigue in an opulent epic fantasy by the... View more info

Image for WAY OF LIGHT [THE]

WAY OF LIGHT [THE]

By: Constantine, Storm

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001998


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (Preceded the US edition by Tor.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, square copy in pristine jacket with UK price intact. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. The Third Volume in the Chronicles of Magravandias. Magic, sexuality, and political intrigue in an opulent epic fantasy. Classify it as Gothic fantasy, but really sociological and psychological storytelling at its best, set in the f... View more info

Image for SHARPE'S PREY: RICHARD SHARPE AND THE EXPEDITION TO COPENHAGEN, 1807

SHARPE'S PREY: RICHARD SHARPE AND THE EXPEDITION TO COPENHAGEN, 1807

By: Cornwell, Bernard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003988


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. First Printing with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Page block edges slightly tonned (common with older books published with acid-based pages), with light edgewear and crinkling along the top edge of jacket, else fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy with original price in British currency intact. View more info

Image for CRUEL & UNUSUAL

CRUEL & UNUSUAL

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Scribner's: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001385


Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder nor ex-library copy. The fourth Scarpetta mystery/suspense novel. Preceded by Postmortem (1990), Body of Evidence (1991) and All That Remains (1992). View more info

Image for DAEMONOMANIA: A NOVEL

DAEMONOMANIA: A NOVEL

By: Crowley, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004190


Hardcover first edition, first printing. First Printing with "1" present in complete number line. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Critically acclaimed novel by the author of Nebula-award winning novel Little, Big (1981). A clean, square copy without price-clipping. Award History: 2001 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to A Storm of Swords by George R. R. Martin). View more info

Image for MEMORY CATHEDRAL [THE]: A SECRET HISTORY OF LEONARDO DA VINCI

MEMORY CATHEDRAL [THE]: A SECRET HISTORY OF LEONARDO DA VINCI

By: Dann, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003994


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Award History: Winner of the 1996 Aurealis Award for Best Fantasy Novel. View more info

Image for ILL-MADE MUTE [THE]

ILL-MADE MUTE [THE]

By: Dart-Thornton, Cecilia

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002059


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first UK edition. (Preceded by the US edition published by Warner Books in May, 2001.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Debut novel and Book 1 in the The Bitterbynde series. Subdued fantasy elements but richly crafted story that slowly unfolds with the telling. This series will become richer with each book added to the mix. "Dart-Thornton's world takes many traditional elements of epic fantasy and manages to s... View more info

Image for PEREGRINE: PRIMUS

PEREGRINE: PRIMUS

By: Davidson, Avram

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Walker and Company: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003904


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A fine copy in fine jacket. Clean, square copy without price-clipping, very well preserved. Unusual to find copies this age without the ubiquitous previous owner's marks. "Sterling, classical fantasy in a classical mode." - Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature *4A-80. View more info

Image for CARL'S AFTERNOON IN THE PARK (SIGNED)

CARL'S AFTERNOON IN THE PARK (SIGNED)

By: Day, Alexandra

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003518


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated first edition on copyright page. Color illustrated boards without dustjacket as issued. Signed by Alexandra Day on the front free endpaper with the author's unique dog's paw page stamp. Illustrated in full color by the author. Minor bumping at top and bottom edges of spine with some faint rubbing at tips, else fine copy without any previous owner's marks or inscriptions. (Difficult to find children's books without in... View more info

Image for BONES OF ZORA [THE]

BONES OF ZORA [THE]

By: De Camp, L. Sprague and Catherine De Camp

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Phantasia Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001386


Hardcover first edition and first trade edition. (Preceded by the signed and numbered Phantasia limited edition.) One of 2,000 trade copies. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Except for small amount of crinkling at top and bottom corners of the dustjacket, this copy is straight, unmarked and very fine (unread) condition in very fine dustjacket. Difficult to find Phantasia titles in very fine condition. The sixth book in De Camp's campy but very fun Krishna s... View more info