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INFERNAL DEVICES: A MAD VICTORIAN FANTASY (SIGNED)

By: Jeter, K. W.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: St. Martins Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004205

ISBN: 031200706X

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Jeter in purple ink on the title page. A straight, square copy without marks. The jacket is bright without tears and with $16.95 price intact. Fine (unread) copy in fine dust jacket. "A 'steam-punk' Victorian fantasy of great charm." Barron (ed.) Fantasy Literature 4A-145. 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 Axolo... 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 tak... 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 Awa... 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 scatter... View more info

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TELLING [THE]

By: Le Guin, Ursula K.

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Harcourt, Inc.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001924

ISBN: 0151005672

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. First full-length novel set in the Hainish cycle since the publication of The Dispossessed (1974). "This is humanist SF at its best, Le Guin in top form." - Locus, August, 2000. Award History: Winner of the 2001 Locus Poll Award for Best SF Novel; 2001 Endeavour Award Winner for Disting... View more info

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THREE HAINISH NOVELS

By: Le Guin, Ursula K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1978

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 003484

Condition: Near Fine


Book Club Edition and first printing with Code T19 on page 370. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Moderate foxing at top edge of page block. Faint shelfwear with a single small but jagged tear (0.5 cm in length) at top edge of spine panel, else a fine copy in a fine jacket. A clean, square wonderfully preserved copy without previous owner's marks and difficult to find in such condition. First combined edition collecting ROCANNON'S WORLD, PLANET OF EXILE and CITY OF IL... 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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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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SILK CODE [THE]

By: Levinson, Paul

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tor: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003865

ISBN: 0312868235

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very small closed tear (0.5 cm in size) at lower tip of rear jacket panel, else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Award History: 2000 Locus Poll Award Winner for Best First Novel. View more info

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WORLD OUT OF MIND

By: M'Intosh, J. T. (pseudonym of James M. Macgregor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003777

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. First Edition stated on copyright page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Light rubbing at board edges and spine corners with moderate jacket crinkling and chipping at head and heel of spine panel. Page block edges, especially the top edge, are age-darkened. The $2.75 price is intact on front jacket flap. A straight, square copy in blue boards with red spine lettering. Pseudonym of J. T. McIntosh. Former owner's name ... View more info

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LENS OF THE WORLD (SIGNED)

By: MacAvoy, R.A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Co: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004590

ISBN: 0688094848

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. State First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed and inscribed "To Larry/Bertie MacAvoy" on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket wrapped in protective brodart cover. Volume 1 in the Nazhuret of Sordaling series. View more info

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LIGHT AGES [THE]

By: Macleod, Ian R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ace: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003286

ISBN: 0441010555

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing and true first edition. (The US edition precedes the UK by one month.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club nor ex-library copy. Identified as the "First American Edition May 2003" on the copyright page. However, it's official published date is May 6, 2003 and precedes the official publication date of June 2, 2003 for the UK edition published by Earthlight. (However, the UK edition feature... 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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INSIDE STRAIGHT: A WILDCARDS NOVEL (SIGNED)

By: Martin, George R. R. (ed) and Melinda Snodgrass

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tor: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004294

ISBN: 0765317818

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by co-editor Melinda Snodgrass on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very faint dent on lower edge of page block, else fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Edited by George R. R. Martin, original anthology set in Martin's Wildcards universe. Contributing authors include: Daniel Abraham, Melinda M. Snodgrass, Carrie V... View more info

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CYBERWEB

By: Mason, Lisa

Price: $10.00

Publisher: AvoNova/Morrow: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001625

ISBN: 0688139876

Condition: Very Fine


Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Sequel to Arachne. 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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CHILD OF THE RIVER: THE FIRST BOOK OF THE CONFLUENCE

By: McAuley, Paul J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001093

ISBN: 0575064277

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US edition was published by Avon Eos in June 1998.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or an ex-library copy. "McAuley has begun shaping a powerful epic that could be one of the most important in recent SF." - Locus, December 1997, pg. 68. "It promises to be a major work that will undoubtedly be compared to Majipoor and other SF creations." - Science Ficti... View more info