SCIENCE FICTION BOOKS

All Science Fiction books listed are hardcover first editions, first printings unless stated otherwise.

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BATTLEFIELD EARTH: A SAGA OF THE YEAR 3000

By: Hubbard, L. Ron

Price: $75.00

Publisher: St Martins Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004055

ISBN: 0312069782

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with "1" present in full number line. Other than some faint bumping at tips and jacket crinkling caused by shelving (most noticeably at the upper front tip), a nearly perfect copy that appears in unread condition. Well preserved by the previous owner and extremely rare copies in fine condition. A fine copy in fine jacket and very collectible in this condition. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Iconic jacket illustration by Paul Stinson. View more info

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BLADE RUNNER 2: THE EDGE OF HUMAN

By: Jeter, K. W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003488

ISBN: 0553099795

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Slight edgewear, else fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. View more info

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FREEZE FRAMES (SIGNED)

By: Kerr, Katharine

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tor: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 000682

ISBN: 0312890443

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. First US and first hardcover edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Kerr on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Published previously in UK by HarperCollins as the paperback titled "Freezeframes". Original collection of linked stories set in an alternative San Francisco, California. Collected here, the novella "Resurrection" was previously published by Axolotl Press. "...Kerr's unfolding future seem very real, from hippie exhuberance to a darkening political and economic lands... View more info

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GOD'S NOSE: AUTHOR'S CHOICE MONTHLY ISSUE 21 (SIGNED)

By: Knight, Damon

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Pulphouse Publishing: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001697

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first limited edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket in uncoated, multi-color paper dustjacket. (Few of this series had mult-tone jacket designs.) Signed by Knight on the title page. Collects six stories plus author's Introduction. Issue No. 21 in the Pulphouse Author's Choice Monthly series. Nicely crafted limited edition, one of 300 signed and unnumbered copies by this specialty publisher. View more info

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HUMPTY DUMPTY: AN OVAL

By: Knight, Damon

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Tor: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000742

ISBN: 0312862237

Condition: As New


Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition. Not a remainder nor ex-library. A fascinating novel by one of the greatly under-appreciated Science Fiction authors. (The jacket is non-glossy, thus prone to marks and scratches easily hidden under mylar sleeves. This jacket is unmarked in any way.) Difficult to find copies of this title with very fine dustjackets. Award History: 1997 Nebula Preliminary Ballot. View more info

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NIGHTMARE JOURNEY

By: Koontz, Dean R.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Berkley Putnam: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002784

ISBN: 0399113886

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The pageblock is tanned, normal for a book this age manufactured before acid-free paper. Minor foxing at top edge of text block. Jacket edges slightly worn with some liver-spotting to white rear cover. One small horizontal scuff at top edge of front jacket panel with jacket crease at front corner of spine. Else a straight, square near fine copy in near fine jacket. A complex story taking place in the far-future, this title was the last SF novel Koontz wrote before turning his talents to the supernatural hor... View more info

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MAXIMUM LIGHT (SIGNED)

By: Kress, Nancy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tor: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005074

ISBN: 031286535X

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Kress on the title page. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket in protective brodart sleeve. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, square and pristine copy. View more info

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QUIET POOLS [THE]

By: Kube-McDowell, Michael P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ace: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000906

ISBN: 0441699111

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Minor age-related wear, else fine copy in fine jacket. Critically acclaimed SF novel about the political intrigue and social conflict over the plan, called the Diaspora Project, to send Earth's best people on a lifelong star voyage of colonization. Barron (ed) Anatomy 4, 4-239. Clute, Science Fiction:The Illustrated Encyclopedia - Notable Works, pg. 206. Award History: 1990 HOMer Award Nominee (lost to Redshit Rendezvous by John Stith); 1991 Hugo Award Nominee (lost to The Vor Game by Bujold); 1991 Locus P... View more info

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MANY WATERS

By: L'Engle, Madeleine

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004574

ISBN: 0374347964

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. "First Edition, 1986" stated on copyright page. Not a book club, reminder or ex-library. Minor age-related wear to page block edges (normal handling for a book this age). Jacket and boards lightly bumped at upper tips and bottom of spine panel, else a near fine copy in near fine jacket. Jacket is complete with $12.95 price intact. A rare first printing that is neither price-clipped nor an ex-library copy. A straight, square copy. Full color, wrap-around cover art by Mikolaycak. Includes the "L'Engle Family Tree" of characters in the "... View more info

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ORCHID EATER [THE]

By: Laidlaw, Marc

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Martins Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003138

ISBN: 0312105150

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Fine (unread) copy in poor jacket including jagged 2cm closed tear at top left corner of front panel and jacket crinkling at corners and bottom edge of spine panel. The copy is clean, straight and without marks of any kind. A fine copy to marry to a jacket in superior condition. Novel by the same author of the gonzo SF novel Dad's Nuke (1985). Laidlaw won the 1996 International Horror Guild Award for Best Novel for The 37th Mandala. View more info

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WAR MACHINES OF KALINTH [THE]: THE 2ND SAGA OF DIRSHAN, THE GOD-KILLER

By: Lancour, Gene

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004056

ISBN: 0385126603

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. State first edition. Some light foxing to the page block edges, else fine copy in fine jacket. A straight, square copy without price-clipping and jacket intact. Fine condition for a book this age. The second book in the Dirsham the Godkiller series, preceded by The Lerios Mecca (1973). View more info

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BATTLESTAR GALATICA

By: Larson, Glen A. And Robert Thurston

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkley Books: 1978

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 003905

Condition: Fine


Book Club, first hardcover edition and first printing. A fine copy in near fine jacket. Not remainder or ex-library copy. Issued by Science Fiction Book Club, this novel is based upon the original TV series. First printing code I47 on page 214 and code #1953 on rear jacket panel. (Published in December 1978, three months after the paperback edition by Berkely.) Light foxing at top edge of page block. Jacket lightly rubbed in spot at top corner of spine hinge and scattered small spots on rear jacket panel. A single small closed, but jagged tear at heel of spine panel. Blue boards with brown le... View more info

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A FISHERMAN OF THE INLAND SEA

By: Le Guin, Ursula K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: HarperPrism: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003636

ISBN: 0061052000

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. First printing stated with "1" present in complete number line. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Interior Illustrations by Michael Storrings. Collects 10 stories, including two from the Hainish universe. Award History: 1994 James Tiptree, Jr. Award Nominee (lost to co-winners The Matter of Seggri by Le Guin and Larque on the Wing by Nancy Springer). View more info

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ANCILLARY MERCY (SIGNED)

By: Leckie, Ann

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Orbit: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004982

ISBN: 0316246689

Condition: Fine


Trade paperback, first printing. True first edition. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Leckie on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy. Page block is clean, square and without any remainder mark so common with this title. Award History: 2016 Locus Award for Best SF Novel; 2016 Hugo Award Nominee (lost to The Fifth Season by N. K. Jemisin); 2016 Nebula Award Nominee (lost to Uprooted by Naomi Novik). View more info

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ON SUCH A FULL SEA: A NOVEL

By: Lee, Chang-Rae

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004708

ISBN: 1594486107

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Number "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The jacket is complete with price intact. Faint jacket wrinkle at bottom edge of front panel with some scattered faint smudges, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Text block is clean, square and without marks. (The jacket is unlaminated, thus very prone to smudges and stains, which are absent on this copy. Increasingly scarce to find first printings with fine jackets.) "Literary best-seller Lee will reach an even larger readership with this electrifying posta... View more info

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A SPECTER IS HAUNTING TEXAS

By: Leiber, Fritz

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Walker & Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003722

Condition: Fine


First edition, first printing. A fine copy in fine dust jacket without tears or marks. (Originally published as a three-part serial in Galaxy magazine in 1968.) Normal age-related wear to side edge of page block. Price ($4.95) intact on front flap with "First Published" present on copyright page. (See L.W. Currey, Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors, 1979.) Excellent condition for a book this age. Black and white two panel jacket illustration by Gaughan. View more info

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UNTIED KINGDOM

By: Lovegrove, James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002346

ISBN: 0575073853

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Britain is a pariah state bombed and embargoed back into a semi-fedual society where the social order is breaking down. The story becomes an Odyssey adventure through the deteriorating British countryside when Fen begins the unwilling pursuit to London where his (estranged and not much missed) wife, has been taken by the Bulldog gang as a (not so unwilling) concubine by the gang leader. James Lovegrove has been writing SF since 1990. Well respected in the UK, he is yet relatively unknown in the US... View more info

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WORLDSTORM

By: Lovegrove, James

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002797

ISBN: 057507387X

Condition: New


Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (No US publication date known.) Not a remainder nor ex-library copy. Novel where everyone has paranormal powers. By the same author of Untied Kingdom and The Foreigners. View more info

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PROVENDER GLEED

By: Lovegrove, James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003119

ISBN: 0575076836

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (No US edition known at this time.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Future England ruled by plutocratic families, and scion Provender Gleed decides to avoid a marriage and go on the run. A very funky coming-of-age tale. View more info

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MAZE OF WORLDS (SIGNED)

By: Lumley, Brian

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Tor: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001691

ISBN: 0312866046

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the Hodder & Stoughton, UK edition published in 1997 as The House of Doors: Second Visit.) Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Signed by Lumley on the title page. Sequel to The House of Doors. View more info