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Odd John (1978 Eyre Methuen 1st Edition W/ DJ)

by Stapledon, Olaf

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition Thus
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9780413329004
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Publisher: Eyre Methuen, 1978 1st edition thus. Used. VG+ hardcover copy, pages toning as is usual with this edition, in a very good+ dust wrapper Summary: "John Wainwright is a freak, a human mutation with an extraordinary intelligence which is both awesome and frightening to behold." Scarce. A nice find.
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Where Late The Sweet Birds Sang (1974 BCE, Harper & Row)

by Wilhelm, Kate

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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Wilhelm. Kate Where Late The Sweet Birds Sang (1974 BCE, Harper & Row) Used. Science Fiction. VG/VG Dust Jacket. A spellbinding and original family saga of the future. By the author of "The Infinity Box". 5 ¾ X 8 5/8
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Apollo At Go (1963, G.P. Putnam's BCE)

by Sutton, Jeff

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Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
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Book Club Edition
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Sutton, Jeff Apollo At Go (1963, G.P. Putnam's BCE) See Blue dust jacket 2nd row on the left. Science Fiction. Historical. Used. VG/Good-. Jacket design by Robert Bartram. "A novel that dramatizes the realistic story of NASA's moon shot. The author shows how the tree astronauts "sweat out" their selection, then what they experience on their flight, and the thrill and… Read more
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The Great Explosion (1962, Torquil Dodd Mead BCE w/DJ

by Russell, Eric Frank

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
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Book Club Edition
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Please see our cover photo. This item appears at far right end, 2nd row. White and orange dj. No other items are included in this listing. The Great Explosion, 1962 Torquil Dodd Mead BCE. Used. vg/g-. Dj spine is smoke darkened. Summary: "Four hundred years in the Future. Little did Johannes Pretorius van der Camp Blieder, the runny-nosed tinkerer, envision… Read more
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The Giant Anthology of Science Fiction (1954, Merlin Press 1st Ed. w/dj)

by Margulies, Leo

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Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Please see our cover photo. This item appears at top row 4th from the left, the .Green and yellow dj. No other items are included in this listing. Edited by Leo Margulies and Oscar J. Friend. Used. VG/G- original unclipped $3.95 dj. 1954, Merlin Press, Inc. 580 pages. ANTHOLOGY.. 10 stories included in this volume are: Enchantress of Venus by… Read more
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Facial Justice (1960, Doubleday Science Fiction W/Vera Bock Dj)

by Hartley, L.P.

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Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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Please see our photos. This item is 3rd from the left on 2nd row. No other books are included in this listing. L.P. Hartley, 1960, Doubleday BCE. illustrated by well-known artist Vera Bock. Used. vg/g-. A nice copy. ABOUT THE ARTIST: "Vera Bock (4 April 1905 – 1973) was a Russian-born artist who spent most of her career in the… Read more
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Necromancer (1962, Doubleday Science Fiction w/ dj)

by Dickson, Gordon R.

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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Jacket Design by Wally Littman. Please see our photos. This item is 2nd book from the left in row 2. No other items are included in this listing. Dickson, Gordon R. 1962 Doubleday BCE. Used. VG/G-. A nice copy. Summary: A young mining engineer with special abilities joins The Chantry Guild, a society dedicated to saving the world from "the… Read more
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Phoenix (1967 Ballantine Books BCE, w/ Seymour Chwast dj)

by Cowper, Richard

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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Please see our cover photo. This item appears at 2nd row third from the left. .No other items are included in this listing. Cowper, Richard Phoenix, 1967 Ballantine Books BCE.COVER ART BY AWARD-WINNING GRAPHIC ARTIST SEYMOUR. Summary: Hopelessly trapped in suspended animation in "the caves of sleep" of 24th century Earth. Used. VG/G. Spine is a bit darkened. A… Read more
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Experiment In Autobiography, By H.G. Wells (Macmillan Oct. 1934 1st Ed.)

by Wells, H.G.

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Published
Oct, 1934
Condition
Good-
Edition
First Edition
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H.G. WELLS Autobiography. (October, 1934 First Edition.) States 1934 on the title page. Indexed. 718 pages. Used. Good- Condition/ no dust jacket is included. Spine is a bit smoke-darkened. A solid reading copy.
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This Island Earth (1952, Shasta Publishers 1st. Edition)

by Jones, Raymond F.

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Published
1952
Condition
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Book Club Edition
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Jones, Raymond F.: This Island Earth (1952, Shasta Publishers BCE) Please see stock photos. Used. Good-/ No dust jacket is included. Shows some wear to spine. CLASSIC SCIENCE FICTION. BOOKS INTO FILM. Summary: "Scientist Cal Meacham solves a mysterious puzzle that allows him access to a highly secretive program -- led by the mysterious Exeter -- that has assembled… Read more
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The Day Of The Triffids (Michael Joseph, 1954 R)

by Wyndham, John

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Published
1984
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780718100933
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EX-LIB. Wyndham, John: The Day of the Triffids, Michael Joseph, London. 1984. Science Fiction, Horror. Original source material for the film of the same name. One of the creepiest stories you will ever read. Good/Good Price-clipped DJ. Dust jacket is black with large green and white titling and ornamentation. RARE/SCARCE.
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The Day Of the Triffids (Doubleday Science Fiction Ed. w/Dj)

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Published
1951
Condition
Good
Edition
Doubleday Science Fiction
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Wyndham, John. The Day Of the Triffids (Doubleday 1951 Science Fiction Ed. w/Dj) Doubleday Science Fiction Edition w/original fountain square dust jacket. USED. EXLIB. 1 ½ X 3 ¾ inch square is missing from back Dj panel. Book is now protected in a mylar wrap. Please see our photographs. Rare/Scare item. One of the creepiest stories you will ever read.… Read more
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The Frozen Deep (Gill and Company First Edition, 1874)

by Collins, Wilkie

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Published
1874
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Collins, Wilkie: THE FROZEN DEEP by Wilkie Collins, , AUTHOR OF "THE WOMAN IN WHITE" AND "THE MOONSTONE". PUBLISHED BY WILLIAM F. GILL AND COMPANY, BOSTON, 1874, 1ST AMERICAN EDITION. ILLUSTRATED BY ALFRED FREDERICKS. USED. GOOD CONDITION. ANTIQUARIAN. 5 x 7 3/4. 237 pages. Green cloth boards with Black and gold gilt titling and ornamentation that remains fairly… Read more
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Freddy And The Clockwork Twin ( 1933, Alfred A. Knopf 1st. Ed.))

by Brooks, Walter

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Published
1933
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Brooks, Walter. Freddy And The Clockwork Twin, Hardcover. Alfred A. Knopf, 1933, 1st Ed. later printing thus. Illustrated by Kurt Wiese. Used. Not an exlib item. Decorated yellow boards, Gibralter Library Binding. Good/ No DJ included. A clean, bright solid copy of a Rare/scarce item. Please enjoy browsing all see our Freddy titles.
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Freddy and the Baseball Team From Mars (1955, Knopf 1st. Ed.)

by Brooks, Walter

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
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Freddy and the Baseball Team From Mars, Alfred A. Knopf 1st Ed. 1955. Hardcover. Used. Illustrated by Kurt Wiese. VG/ No DJ. Rose red boards. Spine lightly sunned. A nice copy of a scarce item.
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The Day of the Triffids (1951,Doubleday BCE W/ DJ)

by wyndham, John

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Published
1951
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Very Good
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Used. DOUBLEDAY & COMPANY, 1951. BOOK CLUB EDITION. VERY GOOD- CONDITION/ VERY GOOD DUST JACKET. One of the creepiest stories you will ever read. SCARCE.
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The Frozen Deep (Gill and Company First Edition, 1874)

by Wilkie Collins

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Published
1875
Condition
Good-
Edition
First American Edition
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USED. SCARCE. THE FROZEN DEEP BY WILKIE COLLINS, AUTHOR OF "THE WOMAN IN WHITE" AND "THE MOONSTONE". PUBLISHED BY WILLIAM F. GILL AND COMPANY, BOSTON, 1874, 1ST AMERICAN EDITION. ILLUSTRATED BY ALFRED FREDERICKS. 5 x 7 3/4. 237 pages. Green cloth boards with Black and gold gilt titling and ornamentation that remains fairly bright. Tight binding, bright pages.… Read more
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