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100 Great Science Fiction Short Short Stories, Asimov, Greenburg, & Olander, Ed.
1 Asimov, Greenburg, & Olander, Ed. 100 Great Science Fiction Short Short Stories
New York Avon Books 1980 0380507730 / 9780380507733 27th Edition; 1st Paperback printing Mass Market paperback Good+ 



Spine creased, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease. A little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. ;
Introduction by the Good Doctor. ; 6" - 7" Tall; 296 pages;

" Isaac Asimov's new anthology proves that the possibilities of even so limited a form as the short short story are unlimited when coupled with the thematic rocket fuel of fantasy and science fiction. The energies of the genre have here come to the rescue of a form of storytellng which isn't seen much these days . . . Here, then, are 100 examples of the miniaturist's art, a century batch of ticklers, teasers, and 'stingers' from accomplished masters of a laconic form. If the twists and turns and surprises are often more ingenious than gimmicky, it is because O. Henry has been set whirling in a brave new world of space capsules and cosmic dimensions . .. An ideal book. " - Los Angeles Times
8453 
Price: 19.95 USD

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The Honorable Eighty-Eight (Signed), Barbar, James
2 Barbar, James The Honorable Eighty-Eight (Signed)
New York Vantage Press 1957 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 

Signed by Author

Light blue cloth, black lettering, 124 pp. , Foreword, index, bibliography, lists of Supreme Court justices and of cases cited. Spine slightly sunned, front board bowed out slightly, corners bumped, slight edge wear. Jacket in new Brodart protector, spine a bit sunned, corners bumped, some edge wear and chipping, some rubbing to front panel.
Signed by author on front end paper. ; 7" - 9" Tall; 124 pages;

"This book gives a complete survey of the educational and legal backgrounds, political associations, and the judicial philosophy of the eighty-eight men who have worn United States Supreme Court robes since President Washington made the first appointments to the Court in 1789.
" Further, it includes the background, facts, lower court decisions, and Supreme Court decisions in many cases that are outstanding in American legal history or have set precedents. The repercussions from some of the decisions (e. G.. , the Dred Scott case) have set in motion events that have virtually changed the thinking habits of the nation.
" In addition to biographical details about the 'Honorable Eighty-eight' (now ninety, as two other appointments have been made since the book was completed) , the author has furnished background material concerning the state of the nation during each of the four periods into which he has divided the book.
"There is a full list of all the Justices of the Court, with the length of term of each, and a bibliography.
" Written primarily for laymen, the book contains a fund of information that teachers and students of American history, government, and constitutional law should find of immense interest and value. " ; Signed by Author
8513 
Price: 95.00 USD

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Dark Haven (Book Three: Chronicles of the Necromancer) (Signed), Martin, Gail Z.
3 Martin, Gail Z. Dark Haven (Book Three: Chronicles of the Necromancer) (Signed)
Solaris Books 2009 1844165981 / 9781844165988 Mass Market Paperback Good+ 
Illustrated by Komarck, Michael (Cover)
Signed by Author

Spine slightly slanted, light reading crease, corners bumped, crease across top corner, some edge wear, a little chipping on top edge. Some pages show a little rippling, possibly due to moisture. A good reading copy. ;
Autographed by author. ; 7 " - 9 " Tall; 606 pages;

Book Three of the Chronicles of the Necromancer.
"The kingdom of Margolan lies in ruin. Martris Drayke, the new king, must rebuild his country in the aftermath of battle, while a new war looms on the horizon. Meanwhile Jonmarc Vahanian is now the Lord of Dark Haven, and there is defiance from the vampires of the Vayash Moru at the prospect of a mortal leader. But can he earn their trust, and at what cost?" ; Signed by Author
183001 
Price: 9.00 USD

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