Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

Thief of Time by  Terry Pratchett - First Edition - 2001 - from Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 23655)

Thief of Time

Click for full-size.

Thief of Time

by Pratchett, Terry

  • Used
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
See description
ISBN 10
0060199563
ISBN 13
9780060199562
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Schenectady, New York
Item Price
$30.00
Or just $27.00 with a
Bibliophiles Club Membership
$6.00 Shipping to USA
Standard delivery: 2 to 8 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

New York: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in fine dustjacket. A novel of Discworld. ; Octavo.

Synopsis

Everybody wants more time, which is why on Discworld only the experts can manage it -- the venerable Monks of History who store it and pump it from where it's wasted, like underwater (how much time does a codfish really need?), to places like cities, where busy denizens lament, "Oh where does the time go?"While everyone always talks about slowing down, one young horologist is about to do the unthinkable. He's going to stop. Well, stop time that is, by building the world's first truly accurate clock. Which means esteemed History Monk Lu-Tze and his apprentice Lobsang Ludd have to put on some speed to stop the timepiece before it starts. For if the Perfect Clock starts ticking, Time -- as we know it -- will end. And then the trouble will really begin...

Reviews

Review this book and you’ll be entered for a chance to win !

(Log in or Create an Account first!)

You’re rating <strong>the book as a work</strong>, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

Bookseller
Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
23655
Title
Thief of Time
Author
Pratchett, Terry
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0060199563
ISBN 13
9780060199562
Publisher
HarperCollinsPublishers
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
2001
Keywords
DISCWORLD, IMAGINARY PLACE, FANTASY
Bookseller catalogs
Science Fiction & Fantasy;

Terms of Sale

Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB

All items are subject to prior sale. Books may be reserved by phone or e-mail and will be held for a maximum of 7 days pending payment. Please, include as much identifying information as possible (author, title, etc.) in your request. Payment can be made via credit cards, Paypal or by money order or cashier's check. Personal checks are accepted but subject to clearance before order is shipped. NY sales tax applies to orders shipped within New York state. If you are a NY resident we will contact you once you have placed an order to add the correct sales tax amount. If you are not satisfied with your purchase please contact us to return it within 10 days and we will issue a refund minus shipping costs.

About the Seller

Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since 2008
Schenectady, New York
Ask Seller a Question

About Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB

Parigi Books, established in 2006, is an independent antiquarian bookstore located in the heart of Schenectady, NY. We are open by appointment only.We buy and sell fine books and collectibles in all fields with a strong focus on science fiction, fantasy, mysteries, comics and graphic novels. Our eclectic taste is reflected in the ample variety of items available, from significant titles from the 1500s on to original comic art, from collectible paperbacks to literary magazines. We carry in stock the best selection of Italian language graphic novels and comics you can find this side of the pond.As fairly strict graders who pay particular attention to collecting standards, we have been able to make thousands of customers happy over the years.Parigi Books is a member of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), and the Independent Online Booksellers' Association (IOBA).

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [More]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in... [More]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing... [More]

Frequently asked questions

This Book’s Categories

tracking-