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A Spell for Chameleon (Xanth Series #1)

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1980

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 001925

ISBN: 0345287665

Condition: Good


Spine somewhat creased, slanted, sunned. Corners bumped, some edge wear/chipping, small tear at base of spine to front cover. Slight yellowing. First of the Xanth series. "Xanth! That was the enchanted land where magic ruled -- where every citizen had a special spell only he could cast. It was a land of centaurs and dragons and basilisks. For Bink of North Village, however, Xanth was no fairy tale. He alone had no magic. And unless he got some -- and got some fast! -- he would be exiled. Forever! But the Good Magician Humfrey was convinced that Bink did indeed have magic. In ... View more info

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Bearing an Hourglass (Incarnations of Immortality Book 2)

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1992

Edition: Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 000594

ISBN: 0345313151

Condition: Near Fine


Spine is a bit creased, some ordinary shelf wear. This is the sequel to 'On a Pale Horse', the first book in the Incarnations of Immortality series. "When life seemed pointless to Norton, he accepted the position as the Incarnation of Time, even though it meant living backward from present to past. The other seemingly all-powerful Incarnations of Immortality -- Death, Fate, War, and Nature -- made him welcome. Even Satan greeted him with gifts. But he soon discovered that the gifts were cunning traps. While he had been distracted, he had become enmeshed in a complex sche... View more info

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Centaur Aisle (Xanth Series #4)

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1982

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 000674

ISBN: 0345297709

Condition: Very Good+


Corners bumped, some shelf wear. "Dor was having troubles growing up to be the next Magician-King of the magic Land of Xanth. He wanted no part of running the kingdom. But now Good King Trent was leaving on a trade mission to non-magical Mundania, home of such weird beasts as horses and bears, so Dor had to take over as King for a week. A week passes. No Trent. Then three weeks. King Trent still hadn't returned. Surely, something terrible had happened; he was apparently held captive in some foul dungeon, unable to escape. Dor was left with the burden of ruling -- and with Irene, w... View more info

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Crewel Lye : A Caustic Yarn (Xanth Series #8)

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1989

Edition: Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 001417

ISBN: 0345345991

Condition: Good+


Spine/covers somewhat creased, corners bumped, some edge wear/chipping esp. to spine. Some scuffing to back cover, slight darkening. "Jordan was a ghost in Castle Roogna now, spending his time with little five-year-old Ivy and watching his own past unfold on the magic tapestry. But once he had been a valorous knight, riding his ghost horse Pook on a fabulous and dangerous mission. He had been betrayed with a cruel lie by two wily magicians and the woman he loved. He had been killed at the end, and his bones had been scattered. Now he could not even remember where they had been burie... View more info

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Hard Sell

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1993

Seller ID: 000210

ISBN: 0441317480

Condition: Near Fine


Spine shows some creasing, front edge of back cover is a bit scuffed. "Who'd be stupid enough to buy real estate on Mars? Who'd go to a robot mortician for a free sample embalming? Anyone who survives this kind of abuse is either a hero or a sucker or both. . . Meet Mr. Fisk Centers."; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall View more info

Isle of Woman

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Tor Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004824

ISBN: 0312855648

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A bright, tight, attractive copy. "A monumental epic of unprecedented drama and scope, retelling the saga of humankind in a unique and dramatic way: At once grand in scope and intimate in human detail, Isle of Woman tells the story of a man and a woman born at the dawn of human history, separated by fate, yet united by an unquenchable passion that even time could not conquer: Blaze, the fireworker who raised his kind out of savagery, and Ember, the beautiful green-eyed woman who forever haunted his dreams. Through their eyes, and those of their descendants, we witness humanity's ody... View more info

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Night Mare (Xanth Novels Series #6)

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001928

ISBN: 034530456X

Condition: Good+


Spine/covers somewhat creased and a bit scuffed, spine slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear. Slight yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. A couple dents to front covers. "The Nextwave of barbarian warriors was invading Xanth from the north, ravaging and destroying as they advanced. But Mare Imbrium had her own problems. Ever since she had gained the half soul, the night mare had begun to mishandle her job of delivering bad dreams. Now the Night Stallion dismissed her, exiling her to the day world with a message for King Trent: "Beware the Horseman!" She had no idea... View more info

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Shame of a Man (Geodyssey Ser., Vol. 2)

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, Tom Doherty Associates, LLC: 1995

Seller ID: 000571

ISBN: 0812550919

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight shelf wear. Owner's name inside front cover. Second in the Geoodyssey Series, this is the sequel to Isle of Woman. "A magnificent epic of danger, desire, triumph and tragedy, Piers Anthony's Shame of Man is nothing less than the story of himanity itself. It is the story of two lovers reborn throughout history -- Hugh, a dreamer and musician, and his beloved Ann, a beautiful dancer -- as they struggle to preserve their family and their way of life during some of the most turbulent periods of our savage past -- and our troubled future. Through their eyes we ex... View more info

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Split Infinity

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1983

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 001929

ISBN: 0345307615

Condition: Very Good


Spine/covers a bit creaed, corners bumped, minor edge wear/chipping. Owner's name inside cover, slight yellowing. Text is clean and unmarked. "On the technological, decadent world of Proton, someone was trying to destroy Stile, serf and master Gamesman. His only escape lay through a mysterious "curtain" revealed by a loving robot. Beyond the curtain lay Phaze -- a world totally ruled by magic. . . . there, he soon learned, his alternate self had already been murdered by sorcery, and he was due to be the next victim."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Through the Ice

By: Anthony, Piers; Kornwise, Robert

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Riverdale, NY, Baen Books: 1993

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 000648

ISBN: 0671721135

Condition: Near Fine


"What a turn reality had taken! He had been about to drown and then turned up on a world where magic governed. Now he was committed to a quest whose nature he knew virtually nothing about, except that it would be dangerous. . ."; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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Triple Detente

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, DAW Books: 1974

Seller ID: 000267

Condition: Good+


Spine and covers show a little creasing, some shelf wear and foxing. "Victory! Our invincible space fleet has occupied the monsters' worlds! Our mighty space force has seized the aliens' home planet! Our triumphant space warriors have captured the enemy system! But then why are we suffering so beneath the tread of those heartless conquerors from the stars?"; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Var the Stick

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $4.40

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1973

Seller ID: 001020

ISBN: 0553069489

Condition: Good


Spine/covers slightly creased, slightly shelf-cocked. Scuff on front cover where a sticker has been removed. Ex libris stamp. Sequel to Sos the Rope. "Sol controlled the mountain, and Sos the Empire. No one could calculate the destruction which would follow if they went to war. Var -- half animal, half man -- rescued from the badlands was the chosen one. Exiled from his own legion, supported only by his courage and skill, he wandered the earth, fleeing certain death for him and for Soli, the valiant companion he loved more than life itself."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾... View more info

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Virtual Mode (Mode Ser. Book 1)

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $4.65

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1991

Seller ID: 000470

ISBN: 0441865038

Condition: Fine


"Imagine a world where the clouds are made of crystals that constantly change their beautiful colors. Where joy is sacred. Where conjurers fly people from village to village. Imagine, too, that this world and more exist simultaneously and that it is possible to travel between them . . . . say goodbye to reality -- and hello to an infinite world of dragons and monsters and impossible dreams. . ."; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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Xanth: the Quest for Magic (Omnibus-Xanth Books 1-3)

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 2002

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 183671

ISBN: 034545328X

Condition: Very Good-


Spine slightly slanted and creased. Corners bumped and some edge wear. Crease on bottom front cover and some yellowing of pages. A good copy. ; This is an omnibus edition celebrating the 25th anniversary of Xanth. It contains the first three books of the Magic of Xanth series: Book 1=A Spell for Chameleon; Book 2=The Source of Magic; Book 3=Castle Roogna; and contains a new introduction by the author. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 774 pages; Book 1: A Spell for Chameleon: "Though every citizen of Xanth has a special spell only he or she can cast, Bink of North Village has no ma... View more info