New York, NY, Ballantine Publishing Group: 1975
Edition: Fourth Printing
Seller ID: 001161
Binding: Mass Market Paperback
Condition: Very Good
Spine slightly creased, corners bumped. Part of Niven's Known Space universe. "The world named Mount Lookitthat was never meant for humans -- it was shrouded in lethal mists. Life only existed on one plateau, unreachable except from space. But the disastrous decision to colonize the planet could not be reversed. So the settlers survived somehow -- under a ruthless dictatorship. Mount Lookitthat was rebellion-proof. Then fate dealt the colonists a wild card named Matthew Keller, who had a talent that neither he nor anybody else knew about. At last the colonists had a glim... View More...
New York, NY, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1985
Edition: Likely Book Club
Seller ID: 001329
Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
Yellow boards, slight edge wear. Darkened strip across top of back cover. No edition stated (and no jacket), but it has the look of a book club edition. Some of Niven's short fiction. Stories include "The Lion in His Attic," "Spirals," "A Teardrop Falls" (set in Saberhagen's berserker universe), "Talisman," "Flare Time," The Locusts," Yet Another Modest Proposal," and more tales from the Draco Tavern (5 in all).; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View More...
Some edgewear, corners bumped. Text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. "Shoogar was the greatest wizard the villagers had ever known. His spells could strike terror in the hearts of even his most powerful enemies. The stranger had come from nowhere, but his magic was as strong as any that Shoogar or his flock had ever seen - and, to make matters worse, he possessed a most amazing flying spell. . . the showdown was inevitable!"; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View More...
Tear across spine near center, minor edge wear and chipping, rubbing. Text clean and unmarked. A solid reading copy. "Gil Hamilton was more than an operative for ARM - the elite global police force. He was an essential. His intuition was peerless; his psychic powers were devastating. And his raw courage took him into the depths of inner and outer space where others feared to tread! "But Gil Hamilton had enemies. Many enemies. "Some were organleggers - those murderous dealers of illicit transplants. Others were just ordinary killers. Around the corner, Gil could probab... View More...
New York, NY, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1988
Seller ID: 000735
Binding: Mass Market Paperback
Spine/covers somewhat creased, corners bumped. A slight curve to the book. "In the free-fall environment of the Smoke Ring, the descendents of the crew of the Discipline no longer remembered their Earth roots -- or the existence of Sharls Davis Kendy, the computer program despot of the ship. Until Kendy initiated contact once more. Fourteen years later, only Jeffer, the Citizens Tree Scientist, knew that Kendy was still watching -- and waiting. Then the Citizens Tree people rescued a family of loggers and learned for the first time of the Admiralty, a large society living in free ... View More...