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MOSTLY HARMLESS

By: Adams, Douglas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harmony Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004101


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the Heinemann UK edition published in 1992.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Trace of age-related wear on top edge of page block, else a fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping or the usual previous owner's marks. The fifth and final book in the classic Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy series. A good read when you need some perspective on life'... 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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OMNIVORE

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1969

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 003736


Book Club Edition, first printing and first US hardcover edition. (Originally published in paperback by Ballantine Books in 1968. The first hardcover was published in the UK by Faber & Faber in 1969 per L. W. Curry, Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors: A Bibliography of First Printings of Their Fiction, 1979.) Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Science Fiction Book Club first printing with printing code 20 K on page 187 and Code #1825 on rear jacket flap. Dark blue boar... View more info

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TOTAL RECALL

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Morrow: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000078


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Some minor age-related edge wear, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A straight, square copy without price-clipping. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Novelization of the Sci-Fi movie Total Recall starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, in turn based upon the short story by Philip K. Dick: "We Can Remember It for You Wholesale." The film version remained loyal to PKD's compelling vision of corrupt political syste... View more info

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AFRICA ZERO

By: Asher, Neal

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cosmos Books / Wildside Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004523


Trade paperback, first printing. Originally serialized in Threads (2001), this book collects together these stories into a single novel. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. One single, heavy crease at lower front tip, about 1" in length with a very faint vertical crease near spine (read once and carefully), else covers are intact and in fine condition. Page block is bright and square without soiling. Publisher's ISBN label affixed to back cover. 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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PRELUDE TO FOUNDATION

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Doubleday Foundation: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004352


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first trade edition. (Preceded by the limited edition published by Phantasia Press.) Very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Published without the "First Edition" statement on the copyright page - one of the few Doubleday books that has no statement of printing on the copyright page. (The "First Edition" statement was sold to Phantasia Press for the limited edition.... 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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DROWNED CITIES [THE] (SIGNED)

By: Bacigalupi, Paolo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004536


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by the author blue ink on the half-title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. View more info

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PUMP SIX AND OTHER STORIES

By: Bacigalupi, Paolo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Night Shade Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004797


Trade Paperback, first edition and first printing. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Very fine (unread) copy without jacket as issued. Follows the first hardcover edition published in 2008. Collects 10 of Bacigalupi's short stories, many of which won awards, including the Sturgeon Award. 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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MACHINE'S CHILD: THE NEW COMPANY NOVEL [THE]

By: Baker, Kage

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tor: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004158


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Faint handling-related edge wear, else fine copy in very fine jacket. A clean, square copy. A Company novel and the second to last in the series prior to Ms. Baker's passing in 2010. View more info

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GODS AND PAWNS: STORIES OF THE COMPANY

By: Baker, Kage

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tor: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003618


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, square copy in bright jacket with protective brodart cover. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Collection of seven Company stories, two original to this collection. View more info

MACHINE'S CHILD: THE NEW COMPANY NOVEL [THE]

By: Baker, Kage

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tor: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003620


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, square copy in bright jacket with protective brodart cover. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The seventh novel in The Company universe, Baker's innovative time police series. View more info

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LIFE OF THE WORLD TO COME: THE NEW COMPANY NOVEL [THE]

By: Baker, Kage

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tor: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003622


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, square copy in bright jacket with protective brodart cover. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The fifth novel in The Company universe, Baker's innovative time police series. View more info

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CHILDREN OF THE COMPANY: THE NEW COMPANY NOVEL

By: Baker, Kage

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tor: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003619


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The sixth novel in "The Company" series, Baker's innovative time police novels. View more info

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ON COMPANY TIME: THE FIRST TWO COMPANY NOVELS

By: Baker, Kage

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Science Fiction Book Club: 1999

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 003870


Book Club Edition, first printing and hardcover edition, with "First SFBC Fantasy Printing: February 1999" stated on copyright page with code 36398 on rear jacket panel. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Omnibus edition, collects the first two Company novels together for the first and only time: In the Garden of Iden (1997 in the UK, 1998 in the US) and Sky Coyote (1999). Jacket edges moderately torn and frayed at head and heel of spine panel. Closed tear (1 cm... View more info

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COMPANY THEY KEEP [THE]

By: Baker, Kage

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Science Fiction Book Club: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004196


Book Club first edition, first printing. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Jacket is wrapped in protective brodart cover. Omnibus collecting The Machine's Child (2006) and The Sons of Heaven (2007), novels seven and eight respectively set in The Company universe. 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