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Science Fiction and Fantasy
Science Fiction writers are not fortune tellers, fortune tellers are fakes. – William Gibson

Modern Lit: Fiction:Science Fiction and Fantasy

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...<b>The High Crusade   </b><br>, Anderson, Poul
1 Anderson, Poul ...The High Crusade

New York: Baen Books, 1960.
 Book Club Edition
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 8vo; 181 pages.
 1961 Hugo nominee.
 Cover art by Harry Schaare.
 
"An alien starship lands in medieval England, and carries a group of knights off into space. These rough-and-ready chaps eventually succeed in conquering the interstellar empire. A fondly remembered romp which celebrates the violent human spirit, it has not worn particularly well." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995),

Hardcover in Dust Jacket. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket has light edge wear in a new Mylar sleeve.

REF: Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-11. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 977-80. Nicholls, p31-32.
 
Price: 21.95 USD

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...<b>Virtual Mode</b><br>, ANTHONY, Piers
2 ANTHONY, Piers ...Virtual Mode

New York: Ace / Putman, 1991.
 0399136614 / 9780399136610 First Edition - First Printing.
 Hardcover in Jacket.
 
Blending fantasy and science fiction Anthony explores the themes of violence, the abuse of power, sexism and male dominance, gender roles, and the environment. This is the first book of a quartet known as the Mode Series.

Bindings are tight and square; a bit of dusting to top edge; minimal shelf wear; Dust jacket has small closed tears top spine edges with light wear to bottom spine, now in archival Mylar jacket.
 
Price: 18.00 USD

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...<b>The Robots of Dawn</b><br>, Asimov, Isaac.
3 Asimov, Isaac. ...The Robots of Dawn

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1983.
 Book Club Edition. [BOMC]
 Hardcover.
 
A "whodunit" science fiction novel by American writer Isaac Asimov, first published in 1983. It is the third novel in Asimov's Robot series. It was nominated for both the Hugo and Locus Awards in 1984.

Unread, No flaws to book. Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve has light wear with toning to rear panel.
 
Price: 14.95 USD

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...<b>The Annotated Wizard of Oz  </b><br>, Baum, L. Frank ; Hearn, Michael Patrick - Introduction and notes.
4 Baum, L. Frank ; Hearn, Michael Patrick - Introduction and notes. ...The Annotated Wizard of Oz

New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2000.
 0393049922
 First Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 4to; 10.25 inches tall. 396 pages with bibliographies.
 Original drawings by W.W. Denslow, as well as 25 previously unpublished illustrations.
 
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is the quintessential American fairy tale. Michael Patrick Hearn, the world's leading Oz scholar, now provides a fascinating new annotation that not only reacquaints readers with the Tin Woodman, Scarecrow, and Cowardly Lion, but also illuminates the colorful background of this treasured American classic.

This edition explores numerous contemporary references, provides character sources, and explains the actual meaning of the word "Oz." A facsimile of the rare 1900 first edition appears with the original drawings by W.W. Denslow, as well as 25 previously unpublished illustrations.

There is a bibliography of L. Frank Baum's published work, every notable "Oz" edition, and the stage and cinematic productions from 1939's The Wizard of Oz, to the 1974 Broadway hit, The Wiz.

No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.
 
Price: 24.95 USD

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...<b>Confederation Matador.</b>, Bone, J. F. [(Frank) Kelly Freas]
5 Bone, J. F. [(Frank) Kelly Freas] ...Confederation Matador.
Norfork: The Donning Company, 1978 First Editon Softcover.

 Cover art by [Frank] Kelly Freas 
Starblaze Edition. No flaws to this unread copy.
Illustrator: Frank Kelly Freas was an American science fiction and fantasy artist with a career spanning more than 50 years. He was known as the "Dean of Science Fiction Artists" and he was the second artist inducted by the Science Fiction Hall of Fame.

 
Price: 10.00 USD

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...<b>The Firebrand</b>, Bradley, Marion Zimmer
6 Bradley, Marion Zimmer ...The Firebrand
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1987. 0671641778 / 9780671641771 First Edition - First Printing. Hardcover in Jacket.
 
Bindings square and tight, Some aging to text-block in a Near Fine Mylar covered dust jacket with price of $19.95.
A re-telling of the legend of the fall of Troy as seen through the eyes of Kassandra, daughter of Priam, Priestess of Apollo, and foreseer of the future.

 
Price: 10.00 USD

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...<b>The Forest House (Avalon, Book 2)</b>, Bradley, Marion Zimmer
7 Bradley, Marion Zimmer ...The Forest House (Avalon, Book 2)
New York: Viking, 1994. 0670844543 / 9780670844548 1st Edition. Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 
No flaws but minor aging to exterior of text-block, Dust jacket with price and in new Mylar sleeve. --- A tale set in Druidic England.

 
Price: 10.00 USD

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...<b>The Cold Moons</b><br>, Clement, Aeron.
8 Clement, Aeron. ...The Cold Moons

New York: Delacorte Press, 1989.
 0385296940 / 9780385296946 First Edition - First Printing.
 Hardcover in Jacket.
 Signed by the author.

Author-signed first printing of this work. Aeron Clement has signed and dated (4/3/89) the title page.

This volume is bound in quarter white cloth with green paper-covered boards. The spine has stamped gilt lettering. The book is fine and unread. The dust jacket displays minimal handling wear. Protected in clear Mylar sleeve, Cover art by Gordon Crabb.

Pagination: xiii/333 pages. Width: 6.75" Height: 9.5".

Aeron Clement was a Welsh science fiction author. He is most known for having written "The Cold Moons," a Watership Down-style story about badgers.
 
Price: 80.00 USD

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...<b>Catching Fire: The Second Book of The Hunger Games  </b>, Collins, Suzanne
9 Collins, Suzanne ...Catching Fire: The Second Book of The Hunger Games
New York: Scholastic Press. 2009 9780439023498
 First Edition – First Printing. Hardcover in Dust Jacket.

 
In the second title in Suzanne Collins's planned trilogy, set in the dystopic nation of Panem, Katniss has survived The Hunger Games, a fight to the death, and learns that she is now considered a danger to the Capital because she has become a symbol of rebellion.

No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.

 
Price: 45.00 USD

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...<b>The Mathematics of Magic   </b><br>, de Camp, L. Sprague;  Pratt, Fletcher
10 de Camp, L. Sprague; Pratt, Fletcher ...The Mathematics of Magic

Framingham, MA: NESFA Press 2007 9781886778658
 First Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 
This volume includes all the De Camp and Pratt Enchanter stories.

Harold Shea is a psychologist who dreams of adventure, but never gets beyond learning to fence and occasionally showing up at staff meetings dressed in horseback riding garb. But when he learns that his boss, Dr. Reed Chalmers, has developed a theory which allows a person to transport himself to any world he can imagine, Harold Shea decides to give it a whirl.

No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.
 
Price: 29.95 USD

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...<b> One Million A.D. </b><br>, Dozois, Gardner/ Editor
11 Dozois, Gardner/ Editor ... One Million A.D.

New York: Science Fiction Book Club 2005.
 9780739462737
 First Edition, Thus.
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 
An anthology of six original novellas of the very far future, commissioned by the Science Fiction Book Club, in a departure from their usual reprints-only policy.

The authors are all well-known: Robert Reed, Robert Silverberg, Nancy Kress, Alastair Reynolds, Charlie Stross, and Greg Egan.

No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 
Price: 19.95 USD

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...<b>The Ruby Knight</b><br> (Book Two of The Elenium), Eddings, David
12 Eddings, David ...The Ruby Knight
(Book Two of The Elenium)

NewYork: Del Rey Books, 1990.
 0345370430
 First Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 
'Nobody writes modern fantasy like Eddings or as well Eddings is at the top with the very best' Vector 'Sparhawk is the best-realized hero in modern fantasy'. Daily Telegraph.

No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 
Price: 14.94 USD

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...<b>Crystal Gorge: Book Three of the Dreamers  </b><br>, Eddings, David ;  Edding, Leighs
13 Eddings, David ; Edding, Leighs ...Crystal Gorge: Book Three of the Dreamers

New York and Boston: Aspect, 2005.
 0446532274
 First Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 8vo; 487 pages.
 
Praise for David Edings: 'My ideal summer read! Having enjoyed the entire ten-book serial, I was delighted to be able to read this latest addition as it not only provides fantastic escapism in itself, but, being a prequel, will make my re-reading of the other books all the more fascinating.' The Irish Times

No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.
 
Price: 19.95 USD

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...<b>Stalking the Nightmare.</b>, Elisson, Harlan [Forward  by Stephen King]
14 Elisson, Harlan [Forward by Stephen King] ...Stalking the Nightmare.
Michigan: Phantasia Press, 1982. Book Club Edition Hardcover.
 
Jack design by J. Mackenzie. Forward by Stephen King.
Blue cloth to blue boards with red spine titles. Bindings square and tight, Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Wrap-around pictorial dust jacket. Has light wear with small loss top spine. Now in a protective Mylar sleeve.
Harlan Jay Ellison (born May 27, 1934) is an American writer. His principal genre is speculative fiction. His published works include over 1,700 short stories, novellas, screenplays, comic book scripts, teleplays, essays, a wide range of criticism covering literature, film, television, and print media. He was editor and anthologist for two science fiction anthologies, Dangerous Visions (1967) and Again, Dangerous Visions (1972). Ellison has won numerous awards including multiple Hugos, Nebulas and Edgars.

 
Price: 10.00 USD

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...<b>Kramer's Ergot 5  </b><br>, Harkham, Sammy
15 Harkham, Sammy ...Kramer's Ergot 5

California: Gingko Press, 2004 1584231726
 First Edition, First Printing.
 Softcover.
 
Harkham's anthology series Kramer's Ergot has established itself as the center of the comics avant-garde, and the mammoth fifth volume is the most impressive to date.

A full-on plunge into the spot where contemporary visual art discovers narrative. (Some of its 20 contributors, like Souther Salazar and the Swiss duo Elvis Studio, present work that looks like it's drifted over from a particularly edgy gallery wall.)

No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.
 
Price: 49.95 USD

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...<b>Off the Main Sequence: The Other Science Fiction Stories of Robert A. Heinlein  </b><br>, Heinlein, Robert
16 Heinlein, Robert ...Off the Main Sequence: The Other Science Fiction Stories of Robert A. Heinlein

New York: Science Fiction Book Club, 2005
 1582881847 / 9781582881843 First Edition, First Printing; thus.
 First Edition, First Printing.
 
Here are smart, savvy tales of space adventure, time travel, weird science, mysterious phenomena, apocalypse and dystopia, tales that reflect the concerns of their day, yet eerily foreshadow our own. All these, including three previously uncollected stories, Beyond Doubt, My Object All Sublime and Pied Piper, display Heinlein's creative genius to full extent.

No Flaws or Blemishes but for faint odor due to smoker's library. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.
 
Price: 45.00 USD

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...<b>The Battle of Corrin (Legends of Dune, Book 3)  </b><br>, Herbert, Brian ; Anderson,  Kevin J.
17 Herbert, Brian ; Anderson, Kevin J. ...The Battle of Corrin (Legends of Dune, Book 3)

New York: Tor Books, 2004.
 0765301598
 First Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 
"Scott Brick's narration is as fresh on the twentieth disc as it is on the first. His focus is unwavering, and his pace never falters as he maintains his enthusiasm for the story and its characters." —AudioFile magazine

No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 623 pages.
 
Price: 19.95 USD

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...<b>Dune  </b><br>, Herbert, Frank
18 Herbert, Frank ...Dune

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1984.
 25th Anniversary Edition / Book Club Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 Stated First Putnam edition.
 8vo; 516 pages + map; with appendixes, glossary.
 
Dune is a 1965 epic science fiction novel by American author Frank Herbert, originally published as two separate serials in Analog magazine.

It tied with Roger Zelazny's This Immortal for the Hugo Award in 1966, and it won the inaugural Nebula Award for Best Novel.

It is the first installment of the Dune saga, and in 2003 was cited as the world's best-selling science fiction novel.[wiki]

No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket unclipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve with cover art by Bryn Barnard.
 
Price: 75.00 USD

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...<b>The Prisoner of Zenda: Being the History of Three Months in the Life of an English Gentleman   </b><br>, Hope, Anthony
19 Hope, Anthony ...The Prisoner of Zenda: Being the History of Three Months in the Life of an English Gentleman

Garden City, New York: International Collectors Library c1960
 Hardcover.
 
An adventure novel in which the King of Ruritania is drugged on the eve of his coronation and thus is unable to attend the ceremony.

Political forces within the realm are such that, in order for the king to retain the crown, his coronation must proceed. Fortuitously, an English gentleman on holiday in Ruritania who resembles the monarch is persuaded to act as his political decoy in an effort to save the unstable political situation of the interregnum.

Bindings tight and square. Text clean, minor aging to text-bloch edges. Minimal handling wear. Includes collector notes.

 
Price: 19.95 USD

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...<b>The Arthurian Companion  </b><br>, Karr, Phyllis Ann
20 Karr, Phyllis Ann ...The Arthurian Companion

Okland, CA: Green Knight Publishing, 2001.
 0739421638
 First Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 
A valuable reference for fantasy fans and lovers of medieval romance, "The Arthurian Companion" contains over 1,000 entries, cross-referenced and annotated.

It is an alphabetical guide to the "who's who" of Arthurian legend and includes famous weapons, artifacts, and geographical locations.

No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.
 
Price: 19.95 USD

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