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BECOMING ALIEN

By: Ore, Rebecca

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tor: 1988

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 003719


Book Club, first printing and first hardcover edition. (First published in paperback as one of Ben Bova's Discoveries series. This BCE hardcover was published six months after the paperback.) Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Code #13632 at bottom corner of rear jacket. (First published by Tor in paperback, this Science Fiction Book Club edition is the first hardcover edition.) Rebecca Ore's first novel. A single small closed tear (1.0 cm in length) at top right corner... View more info

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MUTANT 59: THE PLASTIC EATERS

By: Pedler, Kit and Gerry Davis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Viking: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003961


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Price sticker residue on the letter "T" in jacket title. Heavy laminate rippling and creasing on the front jacket flap, with creasing only the rear flap, else near fine copy very good jacket with code 0272 and $5.95 price both intact. Straight, square copy without previous owner's marks. View more info

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FUZZY PAPERS [THE]

By: Piper, H. Beam

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nelson Doubleday: 1977

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 003908


Book Club Edition, first hardcover and first printing. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Issued by Science Fiction Book Club. First printing code H 03 on page 308 with code #1108 on rear jacket flap. Published in February 1977, this original Book Club omnibus edition collects Little Fuzzy (1962) and The Other Human Race (1964) for the first time in hardcover. Green boards with red spine lettering. Heavy jacket crinkling at head and heel of spine panel with two tear-out... View more info

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BEYOND THE BLUE EVENT HORIZON

By: Pohl, Frederik

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ballantine Del Rey: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004169


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Light crinkling at top and bottom edge of spine panel, else fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. Excellent condition for a significant book this age. Sequel to Gateway, which won the 1977 Nebula and 1978 Hugo Awards. Gateway and is considered one of the classics in the SF genre. Barron (ed.) Anatomy of Wonder (1995) *4-333. Award History: 1980 Nebula ... View more info

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DINNER AT DEVIANT'S PALACE

By: Powers, Tim

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ace: 1985

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 003733


Book Club, first printing and first hardcover edition. (First published in paperback by Ace in 1984.) Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Science Fiction Book Club edition with first printing code PO28 on page 218. (This SFBC edition preceded the Chatto & Windus UK hardcover edition by five months.) Yellow cloth lettered in black on spine. Faint dust soiling smudge at corner of top page block edge near spine. Light rubbing at corners and top and bottom edges of spine pan... View more info

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DECLARE (SIGNED & DATED)

By: Powers, Tim

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Morrow: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001833


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first trade edition. (Preceded by the Subterranean Press limited edition published in 2000.) Signed upside down by Powers as is his practice and dated "01/23/01" placing this copy in the same month as publication, a unique copy beyond just having a signature. Copies of Declare now run into the 3rd printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Supernatural espionage novel set in 1963. Award History: 2002 Mythop... View more info

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PARABLES FROM OTHER PLANETS: FOLKTALES OF THE UNIVERSE

By: Prather, Hugh and Gayle Prather

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003041


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. View more info

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BENEATH THE GATED SKY

By: Reed, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tor Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004386


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 number line complete. Sequel to Beyond the Veil of Stars (1994). View more info

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WIDOWMAKERS

By: Resnick, Mike

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Science Fiction Book Club: 1998

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 004012


Book Club edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. Fine copy in fine jacket. Not a remainder nor ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy with un-clipped jacket. Omnibus edition that collects The Widowmaker (1996), The Widowmaker Reborn (1997) and The Widowmaker Unleashed (1998) all originally published in paperback. View more info

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INTO THE LOOKING GLASS

By: Ringo, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baen: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003454


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Aside from some faint age-related edgewear, a fine copy in fine jacket. View more info

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SALT

By: Roberts, Adam

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001872


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. Faint vertical fold to rear endpaper leaf, else fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. The author's first book. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Only 900 copies in the first printing. Outstanding full color, wrap-around dustjacket illustration by Chris Moore. Award History: 2001 Arthur C. Cla... View more info

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KITEWORLD: A FANTASY NOVEL

By: Roberts, Keith

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Arbor House: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004122


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the UK edition published in 1985.) Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Uncommon to find copies in fine condition. Award History: 1985 British Science Fiction Award Nominee (lost to Helliconia Winter by Brian W. Aldiss); 1986 John W. Campbell Award Nominee (lost to The Postman by David Brin); 1986 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Postman by David B... View more info

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McATRIX DERIDED (aka Matrix Derided)

By: Robertski Brothers (pseud. Adam Roberts)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002618


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Rich parody of the Matrix movies by Adam Roberts using the pseudonym the Robertski Brothers. (This book is often mis-titled as "The Matrix Derided" in sellers' listings.) Roberts is also the author of the bestselling parody The Soddit and the science fiction novels Salt, On, Polystom and Snow. In addition to the biting ... View more info

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BLUE MARS (SIGNED)

By: Robinson, Kim Stanley

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004401


Hardcover first edition, first printing and First US edition. (Preceded by the UK edition published by Voyager.) Stated July 1996 printing on copyright page with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Robinson on the title page. Hardcover copies are well into 3rd printings. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Page block edges show minimal age-related scuffs and smudges, but very lightly handled. Jacket is clean, without tears with $22.95... View more info

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FORTY SIGNS OF RAIN (SIGNED)

By: Robinson, Kim Stanley

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 002629


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Previously published in the UK by HarperCollins.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Robinson on the title page and dated "6-8-04" within one week of the June 1st publication date, making this copy unique. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The first novel in the The Capital Code trilogy. "There is much that is brilliant in Forty Signs of Rain, and even more ... View more info

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FIFTY DEGREES BELOW (SIGNED)

By: Robinson, Kim Stanley

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Voyager HarperCollins: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003268


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (Precedes the US edition by Bantam.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Presentation copy signed by Robinson at the World Science Fiction Convention in Anaheim, California and inscribed "Worldcon 2006/Orange County" on the title page. (The addition of the "Orange County" is a pun and homage to Robinson's post-apocalyptic Orange County trilogy,... View more info

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PACIFIC EDGE (SIGNED)

By: Robinson, Kim Stanley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Tor: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004178


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the UK edition published by Unwin Hyman.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Robinson on the title page. Upper quadrant of rear jacket panel lightly sunned, else a fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. Final volume in the Orange County trilogy. Award Hi... View more info

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STARS COMPEL [THE] (SIGNED)

By: Roessner, Michaela

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tor: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004125


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Signed by Roessner on the title page. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Sequel to The Stars Dispose. Award History: 2000 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling). View more info

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SHIP OF FOOLS

By: Russo, Richard Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ace: 2001

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 003716


Book Club Edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. Code 35724 on rear jacket panel. Statement "Ace edition / January 2001" present on copyright page. (Previously published as a trade paperback original by Ace, this first hardcover edition was later published by Ace as a book club edition.) Very faint jacket crinkling at top edge of spine panel, else a very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. An excellent copy for this critically acclaimed, award-winnin... View more info

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COILS

By: Saberhagen, Fred and Roger Zelazny

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nelson Doubleday: 1982

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 003772


Book Club and first hardcover edition with code #5139 on rear jacket panel. (Published a month later than the trade paperback edition by Simon & Schuster/Wallaby). Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Heavy jacket crinkling at head of spine and upper tips with one small, triangular shaped tear-out at front corner of spine panel. Some jacket creasing along top edge on rear panel. Aside from these defects a clean, square copy without clipping or the usual previous owner's m... View more info