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ALL THE BIRDS IN THE SKY (SIGNED)

By: Anders, Charlie Jane

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Tor: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004997


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Charlie Jane Anders on the title page. Rare thus, because the author usually signs on the half title page because of the tree illustration covering both leaves of the title page. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A straight, square copy in clean jacket without marks or price-clipping. Award Histo... View more info

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ASSEMBLERS OF INFINITY

By: Anderson, Kevin J. and Doug Beason

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Bantam Spectra: 1993

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 004549


Book Club edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. (Originally published in 1992 as a serial in Analog magazine. Subsequently published as a paperback. This is the first hardcover edition.) Page block shows light, handling related edge wear. Light jacket chipping at upper tips and crinkling at lower edge of spine panel, else the jacket is bright and intact. No inscriptions or previous owner's marks. A near fine copy in near fine jacket. Award History: 1994 Lo... View more info

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COLD ALLIES

By: Anthony, Patricia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace & Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000669


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "A" present. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Anthony's first novel. She's also the author of Brother Termite, Happy Policeman and Flanders. "A fine first novel." Barron, Anatomy of Wonder 5, II30. Clute, Science Fiction: The Illustrated Encyclopedia, Debuts, pg. 207. Anthony's novel F... View more info

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ROBOTS AND EMPIRE

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004451


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with code P032 on page 382 and code 0985 on rear jacket flap. If these points are not present it is not a first printing. (Again, it is not a Book Club edition, but was published by Doubleday simultaneous with the Phantasia Press limited edition.) Faint wear at tips of jacket. There is a single 1 cm closed tear at bottom tip... View more info

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ROBOTS AND EMPIRE

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000080


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder, Book Club or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with code P 032 on page 382 and code 0985 on rear jacket flap. (Again, it is not a Book Club edition, but was published by Doubleday simultaneously with the Phantasia Press edition.) Faint jacket crinkling at bottom and top corners of spine panel. One very small (0.5 cm in length) closed tear at top edge of rear jacket panel. A single 3 inch closed tear running di... View more info

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FOUNDATION AND EARTH

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004665


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition on copyright page. True first printing with all points present: Navy boards with red cloth spine. Code "1086" on rear jacket flap indicating an October, 1986 printing and code "BB27" on page 356. Original $16.95 price is intact on front jacket flap. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. The text block is clean and square, with minimal wear. Jacket shows several tiny closed tears and as... View more info

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BLIND ASSASSIN [THE] (SIGNED)

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Doubleday / Nan A. Talese: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004761


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the McClelland & Stewart edition published in Canada.) Signed and inscribed by Atwood "For _____ - Best Wishes - " on the title page. (The name is illegible.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Margaret Atwood travels rarely now, so signed copies will become increasingly scarce and valuable. Light handling-related wear to page block and jacket edges, else a near fine cop... View more info

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WINDUP GIRL [THE] (SIGNED)

By: Bacigalupi, Paolo

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Night Shade Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004397


Trade paperback, first printing. First Printing stated on title page. (Copies are in seventh printings to date.) This trade paperback edition follows the hardcover first edition. Signed by Bacigalupi on the title page. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine covers (without jacket as issued). Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, square copy. Award History: 2010 Hugo Award Winner; 2010 Nebula Award Winner; 2010 John W. Campbell Award Winner; 2010 Lo... View more info

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OR ELSE MY LADY KEEPS THE KEY (SIGNED)

By: Baker, Kage

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Subterranean Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004521


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Limited edition, one of 2000 signed and unnumbered copies by specialty publisher Subterranean Press. Signed by Baker on the limitation page. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Jacket illustration by Edward Miller. Award History: Locus Magazine 2008 Recommended Reading List - Novellas. View more info

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SURFACE DETAIL

By: Banks, Iain M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Orbit: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004555


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. Stated First U.S. Edition: October 2010 on the copyright page with "1" present in complete number line. (Published simultaneously with the Orbit UK edition on October 7, 2010.) Light jacket crinkling at top edge of spine panel, else the jacket is bright, clean and without tears. Page block is clean, square without marks. A fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Award History: 2011 Locus Award Nominee for B... View more info

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INVERSIONS

By: Banks, Iain M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Orbit: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000910


Hardcover UK, first printing and the true first edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A "story with two stories" about two protagonists, one a soldier and the other a doctor, in a world where social order is breaking down into chaos. As an added wrinkle, both are agents from the advanced Culture civilization. "This could be SF, of a rather sneaky sort...filled with murders, subtle poisons, and pol... View more info

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DARKMANS

By: Barker, Nicola

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Fourth Estate: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004601


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. "First Published in Great Britain in 2007" stated on copyright page with "1" present. Critically acclaimed, shortlisted for the 2007 Booker Prize, a phantasmagorical fantasy little known this side of the Atlantic. Page block edges show minimal handling related wear, otherwise a fine (unread) copy in fine jacket with original UK price intact. A clean, square copy. Jacket is intact without tears or stains... View more info

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KALEIDOSCOPE CENTURY

By: Barnes, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tor: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000724


Hardcover first edition, first printing and true first edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. This copy is one of the rare, surviving first printings of the first edition. (Both "First edition: May 1995" and the number sequence "0987654321" appear on the copyright page.) The first edition was recalled by Tor because of an "unacceptably large numbers of errors in the text." The defective... View more info

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MOTHER OF STORMS

By: Barnes, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Tor: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000086


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Out-of-print on publication. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with number "1" present in complete number line. Near-future disaster novel, it's Twister" on a planetary scale. This novel, along with Bruce Sterling's Heavy Weather, was the precursor to the disaster theme of the '90's, i.e. Mother Nature strikes back. Strong character driven n... View more info

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FINITY

By: Barnes, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001493


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first UK edition. (Preceded by the Tor edition published in 1999.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Virtual-reality mystery wrapped inside an alternate history story where American democracy survives in small expatriate groups in a world dominated by 12 "Reichs" which are the legacy of the Axis victory in WWII. "[A] genuine adventure of ideas." - Locus, ... View more info

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CANDLE

By: Barnes, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tor: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003613


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Jacket moderately bumped at tips and more severely at head of spine panel, else fine copy in near fine jacket. Award History: 2001 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Telling by Ursula Le Guin); 2001 Prometheus Award Nominee (lost to Forge of the Elders by L. Neil Smith). Full color, wrap-around jacket by Stephen Youll. View more info

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TITAN

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: $60.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Voyager: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000616


Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. Not a remainder nor ex-library. Barron (ed), Anatomy of Wonder 5, II-87. A declining NASA cobbles together a manned, shoe-string expedition to explore Titan. "Speculative fiction as it may happen." The American space program we all wish it was by the British author of Voyage and The Time Ships. Award History: 1998 Arthur C. Clarke Award Nominee (lost to The Sparrow... View more info

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EXULTANT: DESTINY'S CHILDREN BOOK TWO

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003289


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US was published in December, 2004.) Faint jacket crinkling at bottom edge of spine panel, else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. In 25,000 years, mankind will be involved in a death struggle against the alien Xeelee for control of the galaxy. To win, mankind initiates a selective breeding program to build the ulitmate soldiers for the final victory in battles to be waged at the galaxy's core. The seco... View more info

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MOVING MARS (SIGNED WITH DOODLE)

By: Bear, Greg

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Tor: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 000788


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Bear on the title page with a doodle of Mars "moving" across the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A pristine, never read copy in protective brodart jacket. Barron, Anatomy of Wonder 5, *II-95. "[The] most daring of all the several Mars novels that have appeared in the 1990's." Clute... View more info

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MOJO AND THE PICKLE JAR

By: Bell, Douglas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tor: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002594


First printing, paperback. Fine (unread) copy in fine pictorial wrappers. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy. Award History: 1992 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best First Novel (lost to The Cipher by Kathe Koja); 1991 Philip K. Dick Award Nominee (lost to King of Morning, Queen of Day by Ian McDonald). View more info