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A Gift from Earth

By: Niven, Larry

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, NY, Ballantine Publishing Group: 1975

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 001161

ISBN: 0345245091

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 info

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Limits

By: Niven, Larry

Price: $5.25

Publisher: 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 info

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Lucifers Hammer

By: Niven, Larry; Pournelle, Jerry

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Playboy Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 008100

ISBN: 0872234878

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Black cloth over orangish boards, gold lettering, 494 pp. No jacket. Spine sunned, lettering faded, corners bumped, one chipped, minor edge wear and rubbing, a little soiling to back board and top edge. Interior clean and unmarked. A solid copy, signed by Jerry Pournelle on title page. "The lucky ones went first . . . The gigantic comet had slammed into Earth, forging earthquakes a thousand times too powerful to measure on the Richter scale, tidal waves thousands of feet high. "Cities were turned into oceans, oceans turned into steam. It was the beginning of a new Ice Age and ... View more info

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Saturn's Race

By: Niven, Larry; Barnes, Steven

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Tom Doherty Associates, LLC: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000016

ISBN: 0312867263

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The Flying Sorcerers

By: Gerrold, David & Niven, Larry

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1977

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 005752

Condition: Very Good-


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 info

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The Long Arm of Gil Hamilton

By: Niven, Larry

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Toronto, Del Rey: 1990

Edition: Eleventh Printing

Seller ID: 008051

ISBN: 0345342380

Condition: Good


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 info

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The Smoke Ring

By: Niven, Larry

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1988

Seller ID: 000735

ISBN: 0345302575

Condition: Good+


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 info