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RULE OF THE DOOR AND FANCIFUL REGULATIONS [THE]

By: Biggle, Jr., Lloyd

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Doubleday Science Fiction: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004347


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Jacket is lightly crinkled at top edge of spine panel with some scuffing towards bottom edge, else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Collects nine short stories published between 1957 and 1963 with an original essay by Biggle. Copy is pristine, without the usual previous owner's marks, tears or other defects. A straight, square copy with o... View more info

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COUNT GIGER'S BLUES

By: Bishop, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tor: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002479


Hardcover first edition, first printing. One small closed jacket tear (0 .7 cm in size), at top right corner of front jacket panel, else very fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Bishop's critically acclaimed satire about American consumer culture told through the protogonist, a cultured renaissance man, transformed by an accident into superhero and subsequent pop-culture ico... View more info

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JIMMY TOPPER AND THE VIRTUOUS ALIEN

By: Blanton, Carl

Price: $10.00

Publisher: A Blanton Book: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002930


Paperback, first printing. Very fine (unread) condition. A boy enlists the help of an alien to get his injured parents to the alien's spaceship for medical treatment after a car-crash and evade the authorities also looking for the alien's spaceship. A self-published novel. View more info

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PAPER GRAIL [THE]

By: Blaylock, James P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ace Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004019


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Faint traces of age wear with tonning to page block edges, else fine copy in fine jacket. A straight, square copy without price-clipping. Excellent condition for a book this age. Award History: 1992 World Fantasy Award Nominee (lost to Boy's Life by McCammon); 1993 Mythopoeic Award Nominee (lost to Briar Rose by J... View more info

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STAR TREK: PROBE

By: Bonanno, Margaret Wander

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003774


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. Set in the Star Trek universe, and preceded by Strangers from the Sky (1987). View more info

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PRECIPICE: THE ASTEROID WARS PART 1 [THE]

By: Bova, Ben

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001902


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US edition was published later by Tor in October, 2001.) Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, square copy with UK price intact. First volume in The Asteroid Wars series. "The Precipice is an exciting, fast-moving blend of hard SF and technothriller, if sometimes a shade too melodramatic for credibility. It's billed as book one of The Asteroid Wa... View more info

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POLLINATORS OF EDEN [THE]

By: Boyd, John (pseud. for Boyd B. Upchurch)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Science Fiction Book Club: 1969

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 004599


Book club edition, first printing. Preceded by the trade edition published by Weybright and Talley. Has first printing gutter code "25K"on page 209, indicates a printing in June 1969. Red boards with yellow lettering on spine. Previous owner's stamp on ffep. Copy is clean, square without dents. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, square copy with jacket intact. View more info

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LADY OF THE TRILLIUM

By: Bradley, Marion Zimmer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam Spectra: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003434


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Faint handling-related wear to page block edges, else fine copy in fine jacket. A straight, square copy without price-clipping. Nice full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Mark Harrison. View more info

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FOUNDATION'S TRIUMPH (SIGNED)

By: Brin, David

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Orbit: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001685


Hardcover UK, first printing and first UK edition. (Preceded by the US edition by HarperPrism.) Signed by Brin on the title page. First Published in 1999 stated on copyright page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, square copy with price intact. The UK edition featuring the Gambino jacket is much scarcer than the US edition published by HarperPrism. Last and difficult to find volume in the Second Fo... View more info

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INFINITY'S SHORE (SIGNED)

By: Brin, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003740


Hardcover, first printing and true first edition. (Precedes the Orbit UK edition which was published in 1997, but the UK has the outstanding jacket illustration by Fred Gambino.) Signed by Brin on the title page. Light, age-related wear on page block edges, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Book Two of Brin's New Uplift trilogy. View more info

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HEAVEN'S REACH (SIGNED)

By: Brin, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003739


Hardcover, first printing and true first edition. (Precedes the Orbit UK edition, but the UK edition has the outstanding jacket illustration by Fred Gambino.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Brin on the title page. Upper tips of jacket moderately bumped with associated jacket crinkling. Light age-related handling to page block, else fine copy in near fine jacket. The third and final volume in the Brin's New Uplift Trilogy. View more info

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KILN PEOPLE (SIGNED)

By: Brin, David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Tor: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003815


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Brin on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Faint wear to edges and tips, else a fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Award History: 2003 Hugo Award Nominee for Best SF Novel (lost to Hominids by Robert J. Sawyer). View more info

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MOTHERSHIP

By: Brosnan, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002494


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (This is the only hardcover edition. No US publication known at this time.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Expedition by the medieval-like inhabitants of Urba set out to discover the reason for the terrible portents in the sky, and the sudden disappearance of the Elites, unknown to them that Urba is actually a millenia old generation ship and the Elite were the ship's crew. View more info

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NEW YORK NIGHTS

By: Brown, Eric

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001621


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (No US edition published.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Volume One of the Virex Trilogy. In the near future American society is decimated and fractionalized by refugees after a limited nuclear exchange turnes the eastern seaboard into a hot-zone. Two private investigators who specialize finding missing persons in this social chaos pursue a case which plung... View more info

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PARADOX LOST AND TWELVE OTHER GREAT SCIENCE FICTION STORIES

By: Brown, Fredric and Elizabeth C. Brown

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Random House: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004355


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition without the letter "A" on the copyright page. (During this period Random House dropped the "A" to indicate a first printing from the letter sequence. A second printing would drop the "B" letter and so on.) Not a book club, remainder for ex-library copy. Moderate foxing on top and side edge of page block. Bottom edge of jacket shows some light wear. Aside from these defects a straight, s... View more info

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UNEXPECTED DRAGON [THE]

By: Brown, May

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Science Fiction Book Club: 1999

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 005166


Book Club Edition. First Printing with code #05524 on rear jacket panel. Omnibus collecting three novels from the Pig's Don't Fly series, two here in hardcover for the first time. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Small (0.5cm) closed tear at bottom edge of rear jacket panel. Jacket has minor wear at tips and bottom edge of spine panel, normal from shelving and much better than average for a book this age. Boards are square and page block is bright without marks, dents... View more info

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WORLD SCIENCE FICTION CONVENTION BUCCONEER 1998 SOUVENIR BOOK

By: Bucconeer Worldcon 1998

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baltimore Worldcon 1998: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001077


Fine (unread) copy in fine pictorial cover. Full color with b&w drawings. Souvenir book presented at the 54th Annual Science Fiction Convention held at Baltimore, Maryland from August 5 to 9, 1998. Over 100 pages of original short stories, articles and essays by the Guests of Honor including: C. J. Cherryh, Milton A. Rothman, Stanley Schimdt, Michael Whelan, J. Michael Straczynski and Charles Sheffield. Original full color, wrap-around cover art by Michael Whelan. View more info

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DIPLOMATIC IMMUNITY (SIGNED)

By: Bujold, Lois McMaster

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baen: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 002526


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Printing with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Bujold on the title page. Unfortunate remainder stripe on top edge of page block, else fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not book club or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. A Vorkosigan novel. Award History: 2003 Locus Award Nominee (lost to The Years of Rice and Salt by Kim Stanley Robinson); 2004 Nebula Awa... View more info

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DERVISH IS DIGITAL (SIGNED)

By: Cadigan, Pat

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001747


First Printing, trade paperback and the first world edition. (The first hardcover was published by Tor in July, 2001.) Very fine (unread) condition. Signed by Cadigan on the title page. Mystery/SF novel with the return of Doré Konstantin, the embattled investigator of the TechnoCrime, Artificial Reality Division first introduced in the novel Tea from an Empty Cup. Tea was called by Salon magazine "a tightly plotted, crisply written novel that fits the classic... View more info

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DERVISH IS DIGITAL

By: Cadigan, Pat

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001746


First Printing, trade paperback and the first world edition. (The first hardcover was published by Tor in July, 2001.) Very fine (unread) condition. Mystery/SF novel with the return of Doré Konstantin, the embattled investigator of the TechnoCrime, Artificial Reality Division first introduced in the novel Tea from an Empty Cup. Tea was called by Salon magazine "a tightly plotted, crisply written novel that fits the classic noir mystery template set down by the likes... View more info