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The Stars Are Also Fire

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Tor Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001306


A clean, tight copy in lovely condition. Dust is clean and bright; price clipped; very slight wear to bottom edge. View more info

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Cradle of Splendor

By: Anthony, Patricia

Price: $8.95

Publisher: East Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A., Ace Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001053


Book is clean and tight; boards square. Remainder mark to top of text, else fine. "In the near future, Brazil is on the verge of becoming a legitimate space power. But their first manned launch goes horribly wrong. The boosters sputter, and fail. The world holds its breath, expecting the rocket to plummet to Earth. But it doesn't. It shoots into orbit - with no boosters, seemingly no propulsion at all. Impossible...but the world saw it happen. Now the world wants t... View more info

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The Winds of Change and Other Stories

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000762


Book and dust jacket in excellent condition. Clean, straight boards, dust jacket has slight rub to top front corner, light wear to outside front fold, and light edge wear; in mylar cover. Review copy with slip from publisher included. Y2 on last page indicating true first edition. NO remainder mark - a beautiful copy! View more info

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Foundation's Edge

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001564


Book is clean and tight; slight lean to spine and owner's name on ffep. Dust jacket has light wear and creasing to top and bottom of spine and wear to corners. Winner of the 1983 Hugo for Best Novel. View more info

The Robots of Dawn

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1983

Edition: First - First Edition

Seller ID: 001442


Stated first edition. Book is clean and tight; inscription to owner and sticker on front end page. Boards square, spine solid. Dust jacket has creasing and chipping to top and bottom of spine and corners. Dust jacket in protective mylar cover. View more info

The New Hugo Winners Vol. 2

By: Asimov, Isaac (ed.)

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Baen Books: 1991

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 000756


Book is solid, tight, and clean. Edge wear and creasing to top and bottom of spine; rubs to corners. View more info

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After the Comet

By: Baker, Malcolm C

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1992

Edition: First - First edition

Seller ID: 001972


Black cloth boards with sewn binding. Book is clean and tight - in lovely condition. Bumping to head of spine, no other defects. Dust jacket has light wear; bumping to head of spine and light scuffing to corners. "Five people find themselves trapped by a landslide while driving through a tunnel in Venezuela. Two are natives to the area; the other three are visiting from Connecticut. Twenty-two days later the small party has dug its way out, only to find a world of dev... View more info

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Vitals - SIGNED

By: Bear, Greg

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., Del Rey Books: 2002

Edition: Book Club Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000927


Clean and tight; slight splaying to boards, else fine. BCE. Signed by author on title page. "Hal Cousins is one of a handful of scientists nearing the most sought-after discovery in human history: the key to short-circuiting the aging process. Fueled by a wealth of research, an overdose of self-confidence, and the money of influential patrons to whom he makes outrageous promises, Hal experiments with organisms living in the thermal plumes in the Ocean depths. But as... View more info

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Eternity - SIGNED

By: Bear, Greg

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 1988

Edition: Book Club Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 001004


BCE. Book is clean and solid; boards square. Dust jacket has wear to bottom edge, and 1/2" closed tear at top of spine; bottom corner of front inside flap clipped; slight sticker remains on front. Signed by author on title page. "Here is the powerful sequel to Eon. At the close of Eon, Patricia Vasquez settled on an alternate Earth, Garry Lanier retired, and the Jarts and Naderites were caught in the Corridor. Now the fate of the universe is up for grabs." View more info

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Dinosaur Summer

By: Bear, Greg

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Warner Books Inc: 1998

Edition: First - First Edition

Seller ID: 000943


First printing. Book and dust jacket are in beautiful, as-new condition, dust jacket in protective mylar cover. Ex-lib., but in lovely condition; stickers on spine carefully removed with only slight remains; two stamps on title page, and two stamps and card pocket on rear end page. "Fifty years after Professor Challenger's discovery of the Lost World, America's last dinosaur circus has gone bankrupt . . . leaving a dozen avisaurs, centrosaurs, ankylosaurs, and one lar... View more info

Mars

By: Bova, Ben

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., Bantam Dell Pub Group: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000758


Book is solid and clean - boards square and tight. Dust jacket has slight edge wear and sticker remains on spine, else fine. 'In this work from Ben Bova, the six-time winner of science fiction's Hugo Award, astronauts land on Mars prepared for meteor showers and subzero temperatures but not for everything they encounter. ' View more info

Viewpoint

By: Bova, Ben

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Framingham, MA, Nesfa Press: 1977

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 001123


Book is brand-new from publisher. Book and DJ are both fine. DJ in mylar cover. Printing was limited to 800 numbered copies; this is number 569. Contains selected editorials from Bova's first five years as editor of Analog Science Fiction. View more info

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Death Is a Lonely Business

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A., Alfred a Knopf Inc: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000666


Book is in excellent condition. Dust jacket clean and bright; slight edge wear around spine and small (1/4") closed tear at top front, else fine in mylar cover. View more info

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The River of Time

By: Brin, David

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Niles, Il, Dark Harvest: 1986

Edition: First

Seller ID: 003010


This is a beautifully made book with a Smyth-sewn binding and brown cloth boards. No flaws to book. Dust jacket has wear to bottom edge and corners, and wear and chipping to top edges. Two small (3/4") tears to top of front cover. Dust jacket is wrapped in protective mylar. "David Brin has espablished himself as one of the premiere writers of science fiction during the 1980's with best-selling novels like 'Startide Rising' and 'The Postman'. In 'The River of Time', his f... View more info

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Analog 2

By: Campbell, John W.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1964

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 001594


BCE. Book is clean and tight; would be fine copy but for slight lean to spine; else fine. Dust jacket has closed tear to top of spine, wear to edges & scuffing to corners; light staining to outer edge of back cover, but no moisture damage. A collection of eight stories from Analog magazine. Contributers include: Theodore L. Thomas, Mack Reynolds, Allen Kim Lang, William Lee, James H. Schmitz, John T. Phillifent, Christopher Anvil and R. C. Fitzpatrick. Dust jacket in ... View more info

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Future on Ice

By: Card, Orson Scott

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Tor Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001286


Book is clean, solid and tight; boards square. Bump to top corner of spine. Dust jacket clean and bright; bump to top corner of spine. "A widely varied, immensely enjoyable, and historically important anthology, Future on Ice is a showcase for the hottest stories by the coolest SF writers of the 1980s. Complete with a preface, introduction, and story notes by Card himself, here are early stories from eighteen incredibly talented authors who have since shattered the fa... View more info

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Shadow Of The Giant

By: Card, Orson Scott

Price: $10.95

Publisher: New York, Tor Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001690


First printing. Dust jacket has wear to edges, else fine. "Life on the streets is tough. But if Bean has learned anything, it’s how to survive. Not with his fists. Bean is way too small to fight. But with his brain. Like his colleague and rival Ender Wiggin, Bean has been chosen to enroll in Battle School. And like Ender, Bean will be called upon to perform an extraordinary service for humanity." View more info

The Devil's Heart

By: Carter, Carmen

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Pocket Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000881


Book is clean and tight, boards square. Small area of price sticker remains on back of dust jacket, else fine. "An isolated archaeological outpost has suddenly stopped responding to repeated requests for information. Sent to discover why, the U.S.S. EnterpriseTM crew finds a devastated outpost and a dying scientist, whose last words fall on disbelieving ears: the Devil's Heart has been found. As the quest for the Heart unfolds, Captain Jean-Luc Picard discovers tha... View more info

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Hammerfall

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Dresden, Tennessee, U.S.A., Avon Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000650


Remainder mark on bottom edge of text (black line); else fine. DJ as-new. "In this first volume of The Gene Wars, C. J. Cherryh creates a universe where two interstellar empires, scarred by nanotechnology weaponry, hover in an uneasy détente. The fate of one of these worlds lies in the hands of one man: a prince and warrior named Marak." View more info

Tripoint

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Warner Books Inc: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000761


Book is solid, tight and clean; dust jacket clean and bright - both in excellent condition. 'On the merchanter ship Aprite, Thomas Bowe Hawkins is an outcast, a reminder of the long-ago rape of his mother by the captain of a rival ship. For years, his mother Marie has planned revenge against his father. As Thomas tries to stop her, he discovers his half-brother, and finds himself in a deadly confrontation with a dangerous man--his father.' View more info