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TITAN

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: $60.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Voyager: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000616

ISBN: 0002254247

Condition: Very Fine


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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BEYOND THE FALL OF NIGHT (SIGNED)

By: Benford, Gregory and Arthur C. Clarke

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ace Putnam: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003897

ISBN: 0399134999

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Benford on the title page. Faint age and handling-related edgewear to page block and jacket edges, else near fine copy in near fine jacket. A square, straight copy without price-clipping. Sequel to Clarke's classic novella Against the Fall of Night. (First published in paperback, the first hardcover was published by Gollancz in 1953.) 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

ISBN: 0333779533

Condition: Very Fine


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

ISBN: 0333779533

Condition: Very Fine


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

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SONGS OF DISTANT EARTH [THE]

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ballantine Del Rey: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000481

ISBN: 0345332199

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. (Preceded by the Grafton paperback edition published in the UK.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy.A fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy in pristine jacket with price intact in protective brodart cover. Unusual to find copies in fine condition without previous owner's marks or inscriptions. An idyllic planet inhabited by a small community of humans is visited by huge colo... View more info

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GHOST FROM THE GRAND BANKS [THE]

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002669

ISBN: 0575049065

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (Precedes the US edition by Bantam Spectra.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Age-related shelfwear to textblock and jacket edges, else near fine copy in near fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. View more info

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SENTINEL [THE]

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Berkley Books: 1984

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 004153

Condition: Fine


Book Club, first printing and first trade hardcover edition. First printing with code 0O8 on page 206. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Faintly chipped at tips and corners, else fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without marks, difficult to find in fine condition. Interior b&w illustrations by Lebbeus Woods. First published in paperback by Berkley (1983) and later in a signed hardcover edition (Jan, 1984), this Book Club edition is the first trade hardcove... View more info

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RAMA II

By: Clarke, Arthur C. and Gentry Lee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005032

ISBN: 0553057146

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by Gollancz edition in the UK.) December, 1989 printing stated on copyright page with "1" present in complete number line. Black cloth over black boards. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, square copy in pristine jacket with price intact and protected in brodart cover. Sequel to Rendezvous with Rama. View more info

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GARDEN OF RAMA

By: Clarke, Arthur C. and Gentry Lee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005033

ISBN: 0553072617

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by Gollancz edition in the UK.) September, 1991 printing stated on copyright page with "1" present in complete number line. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Maroon cloth over blue boards. A clean, square copy in pristine jacket with price intact and protected in brodart cover. Beautiful condition for a book this age. View more info

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TRIGGER [THE]

By: Clarke, Arthur C. and Michael Kube-McDowell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Voyager HarperCollins: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001586

ISBN: 0002247119

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (Preceded the US edition published later by Bantam.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, square copy in pristine jacket with UK price intact. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. The development rendering bombs and guns virtually harmless ushers a race to control this new technology. View more info

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SARAH CANARY (SIGNED)

By: Fowler, Karen Joy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Henry Holt: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 000169

ISBN: 0805017534

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Fowler on the title page. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. A straight, square copy and bright, intact dust jacket. An excellent copy. "[B]rilliantly conceived, beautifully written book." Anatomy 4, *4-173. "[M]ay be the finest First Contact novel yet written." Clute & Nicholls, The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, pg. 443. Award History: 1... View more info

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A MASK FOR THE GENERAL

By: Goldstein, Lisa

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bantam Spectra: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003866

ISBN: 055305239X

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Faint chipping at head and heel of spine panel with one tiny closed tear (0.25 cm in size), else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. "A subtle, but moving novel." - Barron (ed), Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4- 187. Award History: 1988 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Uplift War by David Brin); 1990 Arthur C. Clarke Award Nomine... View more info

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GLIMMERING: A NOVEL OF THE COMING MILLENNIUM [THE]

By: Hand, Elizabeth

Price: $24.95

Publisher: HarperPrism: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003611

ISBN: 0061008052

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Two pin-sized specks on top edge of page block, else fine copy in very fine jacket. A square, straight copy without price-clipping. Copies without remainder marks in pristine condition are scarce. Award History: 1998 Arthur C. Clarke Award Nominee (lost to The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell); 1998 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Rise of Endymion by Dan Simmons). View more info

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LEARNING THE WORLD: A NOVEL OF FIRST CONTACT

By: Macleod, Ken

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Orbit: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003093

ISBN: 1841493430

Condition: Hold


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. The first US edition was published November 1, 2005 by Tor. Award History: 2005 John W. Campbell Memorial Award Finalist (lost to Market Forces by Richard Morgan); 2006 Shortlist for the Arthur C. Clarke Award (lost to Air by Geoff Ryman); 2006 Hugo Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Spin by Robert Charles Wilson). View more info

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COSMONAUT KEEP

By: Macleod, Ken

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Orbit: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001778

ISBN: 1857239865

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The US edition was published in 2001.) Not a book club, remainder or an ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Best Novel Nominee for the 2002 Hugo Award. (Lost to American Gods by Gaiman.) First Contact novel, and first in the Engines of Light, a new series that is both near-future political intrigue and space opera. Macleod, the Scottish equivalen... View more info

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SECRET OF LIFE [THE]

By: McAuley, Paul J.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Voyager: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001849

ISBN: 0002259044

Condition: As New


Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover UK, true first edition and first printing. (The first US edition was published June, 2001.) Not a remainder nor ex-library copy. In 2025 the Earth is irreparably damaged. Commercial greed, political infighting and a mass fear that whatever is done will only make things worse hampers the search for scientific solutions to the devastation. An active micro-organism discovered several kilometres below the Mars surface by... View more info

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TOWING JEHOVAH (SIGNED)

By: Morrow, James

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace & Company: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 000229

ISBN: 0151909199

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very minor age-related shelfwear at bottom edge of jacket, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Signed by Morrow on the title page. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. This is Morrow's second Nebula nomination for Best Novel. Also, Morrow is one of the few authors to transcend genres and be nominated for awards from different categories. Award History: 1995 Arthur C. Clarke Award Nominee (lost to Fools by Cad... View more info

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VURT

By: Noon, Jeff

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Crown: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002672

ISBN: 0517599910

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. First US and first hardcover edition. (Previously published as a paperback by Ringpull Press, UK in 1993. Ringpull later published a hardcover in 1995.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Noon's first novel. There is a faint handling-related jacket crease in top right corner, the top corners are slightly bumped and there's faint handlling-related soiling along the side edge of the textblock. However, these are minor de... View more info

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GODMOTHER NIGHT

By: Pollack, Rachel

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St. Martins Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000826

ISBN: 031214606X

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Winner of the 1997 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel. A contemporary fairytale with feminist elements. Pollack is also the author of the very good Unquenchable Fire (winner of the 1989 Arthur C. Clarke Award), and its sequel, Temporary Agency (nominated for the 1994 N... View more info

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ON

By: Roberts, Adam

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002003

ISBN: 0575071761

Condition: Very Fine


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. Novel by the author of the critically acclaimed first novel Salt, which was a 2001 Arthur C. Clarke Award Nominee. (Lost to Parable of the Talents by Butler.) "Fine writing, hard science, carefully crafted dialogue." - Guardian August 12, 2001. Gravity pulls parallel to the ground, instead of perpendicular. Falling forwa... View more info