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Casebook of the Black Widowers

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005000

ISBN: 0385157045

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-library with usual stamps inside covers, remains of pocket on back end paper, tags taped to spine, remains of a label on back board. Corners are chipped, moderate edge wear, top of spine is torn with 1/2" flap. The text block, on the other hand, appears clean and nearly unmarked -- I saw two pages with a name underlined. After successfully writing a trio of science fiction detective novels in the 1950s, a straight detective story must have seemed much less com... View more info

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David Starr, Space Ranger (Lucky Starr Series # 1)

By: French, Paul (Isaac Asimov)

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1971

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Signet Printing

Seller ID: 8464

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. ; First in the Lucky Starr series, written by Isaac Asimov using the pen name Paul French. ; Lucky Starr; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 144 pages; " The Solar System had long ago been colonized by an Earth suffering from a dwindling food supply and a millionfold increase in population. The colonies were her very lifeblood. Without the daily flow of ... View more info

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Earth is Room Enough

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Greenwich, Conn, Fawcett Crest:

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 007434

Condition: Good


Fawcett Crest T1718, 208 pp. Spine somewhat creased and rolled. a little edge wear and rubbing, crease across bottom corner of back cover, binding fairly tight. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. "Here are brilliant, witty, frightening, and fascinating stories of the future by the greatest science fiction master of them all. Just hitch your mind to these weird and wonderful tales for a spin around the world of tomorrow that will take you right to the c... View more info

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Earth: Our Crowded Spaceship

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Greenwich, Conn, Fawcett Crest: 1976

Edition: 1st Paperback printing

Seller ID: 8684

ISBN: 0449231720

Condition: Good


Some edge wear, some creasing to covers and along spine, owner's note inside cover, light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid reading copy. ; 173 pp, numerous b/w photos and illustrations throughout, index, metric conversion table, list for further reading. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 173 pages; "A 20th Century dilemma. The planet Earth is a spaceship - a small self-contained system with limited resources - and the Earth's people are passengers on ... View more info

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Eight Stories from the Rest of the Robots

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, Pyramid Books: 1974

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 001828

ISBN: 0515032964

Condition: Good


Covers a bit creased at hinges, corners bumped. Ex libris stamp embossed on front cover. Scribblings inside front cover. Light yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. A second volume of short stories about robots "The Robots -- Mechanical servants, doing the work too hard -- or too boring -- for men to handle. They brought mankind a new era of freedom and leisure. And every robot was completely incapable of harming a human being. Or so they thought . . . ... View more info

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Fantastic Voyage

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1982

Edition: Twenty-Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 005176

ISBN: 0553115278

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, some edge wear, rubbing, some marks across leading edge. Yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy of one of the Good Doctor's most popular works. Adapted from a screenplay by Harry Kleiner "Four men and one woman reduced to a microscopic fraction of their original size, boarding a miniaturized atomic sub and being injected into a dying man's carotid artery. Passing through the heart, entering the inner ear where even the slight... View more info

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Forward the Foundation (Foundation Series)

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Bantam Spectra: 1994

Edition: 27th Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 8461

ISBN: 0553565079

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight edge wear. A fairly tight, attractive copy. ; Foundation Series; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 480 pages; The sixth of Asimov's Foundation novels to be written, but actually this is the first chronologically. "It is the year 12,020 G. E. And Emperor Cleon, First of that Name, sits uneasily on the Imperial throne. Here on Trantor, the great multi-domed capital of the Galactic Empire, forty billion people have created a civilization of u... View more info

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Foundation and Empire (Foundation Series)

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New York, Del Rey Books (Science Fiction and Fantasy): 1983

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Del Rey Printing

Seller ID: 8498

ISBN: 0345309006

Condition: Good+


Corners worn, some edge wear, light reading crease, some creasing and wear to covers. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A good reading copy. ; Foundation Series; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 234 pages; This is the first book in the original Foundation Series, winner of a Hugo Award for Best Series ever. The trilogy starts with a Galactic Empire that has endured for more than 10,000 years but is now falling (think Roman Empire). Hari Seldon, psychol... View more info

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Foundation's Edge

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $21.50

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008218

ISBN: 0385177259

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Black over tan boards, 366 pp. Spine a bit cocked, corners bumped, slight edge wear. Jacket in new Brodart, corners a bit chipped, a little edge wear and rubbing. A nice copy. After writing the Foundation trilogy in the 1940s, Isaac Asimov abandoned the series for a third of a century before finally returning to it with 'Foundation's Edge'. Of course, once he started there was no stopping him and book after book poured forth from his typewriter. But this was the firs... View more info

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I, Robot

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Spectra: 1991

Edition: 27th Edition; Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 8459

ISBN: 0553294385

Condition: Good


Upper right corner chipped, minor edge wear and rubbing, spine somewhat creased, reading crease. Text is clean and unmarked. A good reading copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 272 pages; "Isaac Asimov changed our perception of robots forever when he formulated the classic laws governing their behavior. In I, Robot Asimov chronicles the development of the robot from its primitive origins in the present to its ultimate perfection in the not-so-distant future -... View more info

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Lucky Starr and the Big Sun of Mercury (Lucky Starr Series # 4)

By: French, Paul (Isaac Asimov)

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1972

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Signet Printing

Seller ID: 8466

Condition: Good


Spine slightly slanted, a bit creased and chipped, corners bumped, minor edge wear and rubbing, reading crease, light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; Fourth in the Lucky Starr series, written by Isaac Asimov using the pen name Paul French. ; Lucky Starr; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 143 pages; "The barren crust of Mercury lay covered by a network of wire designed to harness the dazzling blaze of the sun and send it sizzling through ... View more info

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Lucky Starr and the Pirates of the Asteroids (Lucky Starr Series # 2)

By: French, Paul (Isaac Asimov)

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1971

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Signet Printing

Seller ID: 8465

Condition: Good+


Spine slightly slanted, a bit creased, corners bumped, minor edge wear and rubbing, reading crease, light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Second in the Lucky Starr series, written by Isaac Asimov using the pen name Paul French. ; Lucky Starr; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 144 pages; "Twenty-five years before, Lucky Starr's parents had been destroyed during a pirate raid on the Terrestrial Empire. Lucky had since brooded, awaiting a ch... View more info

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Lucky Starr and the Rings of Saturn (Lucky Starr Series # 6)

By: French, Paul (Isaac Asimov)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1972

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Signet Printing

Seller ID: 8467

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, minor edge wear and rubbing, light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A fairly tight, attractive copy. ; Sixth in the Lucky Starr series, written by Isaac Asimov using the pen name Paul French. ; Lucky Starr; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 144 pages; "The twin rings of Saturn were suddenly swarming with the robot ships of the deadly Sirian enemy. " The avowed antagonists of Earth, they had crossed 50 trillion miles of space to pr... View more info

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Lucky Starr El ranger Del Espacio (Original title: David Starr, Space Ranger)

By: French, Paul (Isaac Asimov)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Bruguera: 1980

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006538

ISBN: 8402074081

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated (edicion ilustrada) , 205 pp. Corners bumped, a little edge wear and soiling, a little chipping at top and base of spine. A nice copy. ; First juvenile book by Isaac Asimov (writing as Paul French) and first in the Lucky Starr series. Translated by Ana Goldar. ; Lucky Starr; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; "El ranger del espacio es la primera de una serie de novelas, llenas de intriga y accion, que el gran escritor de ciencia ficcion Isaac Asimov ... View more info

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More Tales of the Black Widowers

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $87.50

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday: 1976

Seller ID: 8390

ISBN: 0385111762

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


White boards with black lettering, corners slightly bumped, slightly cocked. Jacket in protective plastic, not price clipped, a little edge wear along top edge. A very nice copy. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 180 pages; One of the first authors to successfully write detective science fiction (see his Lije Bailey books starting with 'The Caves of Steel') , the good Doctor once again proves that was not a fluke by turning his hand to conventional mystery. Twelve tales ... View more info

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Murder at the ABA

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1976

Seller ID: 007193

ISBN: 0449232026

Condition: Good


Spine creased, slanted, torn near base, corners creased, some edge wear and rubbing, covers somewhat creased, scribbling inside cover, store stamp on title page. Pages somewhat browned but text is clean and unmarked. A good reading copy. Dr. Asimov, working under instructions from his publisher (doubtless of his own devising), transforms a real life bookselling convention into a murder mystery -- and writes himself into a prominent role in the book (in effect, he is ... View more info

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Norby : Robot for Hire

By: Asimov, Isaac; Asimov, Janet

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1987

Seller ID: 000132

ISBN: 044158635X

Condition: Very Good


Slight shelf wear. '1' and '2' written on front and back of title page.; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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Pebble in the Sky (Galactic Empire Series)

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Del Rey Books (Science Fiction and Fantasy): 1983

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Del Rey Printing

Seller ID: 8460

ISBN: 0345311965

Condition: Good+


Spine slanted, creased, sunned, corners bumped, minor edge wear and rubbing, text clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; Galactic Empire; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 231 pages; Set in our far future, but in the distant past of Asimov's Foundation series, Earth's crust is mostly radioactive. Reviled by the rest of the Galaxy, its inhabitants considered nearly subhuman, only a scant portion of Earth is fertile. To limit population, every Earthman is euthanized at age 60. View more info

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Prelude to Foundation

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $4.10

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1989

Edition: 27th Edition

Seller ID: 000460

ISBN: 0553278398

Condition: Good


Spine, covers show some creasing. Some ordinary shelf wear, corners bumped. ; Foundation Series; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; The sixth of Asimov's Foundation novels to be written, but actually this is the first chronologically. "It is the year 12,020 G. E. And Emperor Cleon, First of that Name, sits uneasily on the Imperial throne. Here on Trantor, the great multi-domed capital of the Galactic Empire, forty billion people have created a civilization of unimagin... View more info

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Robots and Empire

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1985

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 007218

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Black over blue boards, 383 pp. Spine a bit cocked, corners bumped, a little edge wear. Jacket in new Brodart, spine lightly sunned, a little edge wear. An attractive copy. "Not only a thrilling sequel to 'The Robots of Dawn', 'Robots and Empire' also interweaves all three of Asimov's classic series: Robot, Foundation, and Empire. "200 years have passed and Elijah Baley, beloved hero of the Earthpeople, is dead. The future of the Universe is at a crossro... View more info