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The Negative Zone (Tom Swift Ser., No. 2)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002830

ISBN: 0671678248

Condition: Near Fine


An Archway Paperback Original. Very minor shelfwear. A bright, attractive copy "Young inventor Tom Swift is determined to recreate in miniature one of the most powerful forces in nature: a black hole. But Tom loses control of the experiment. He’s sucked through the hole into a parallel universe, exchanging places with his perfect double—a criminal mastermind targeted for revenge by a powerful government agent. On the lam from the law, Tom must find a way... View more info

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The Negative Zone (Tom Swift Ser., No. 2)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Archway Paperback: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003432

ISBN: 0671678248

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, minor edge wear, small crease to back bottom corner. An Archway Paperback Original. An attractive copy "Young inventor Tom Swift is determined to recreate in miniature one of the most powerful forces in nature: a black hole. But Tom loses control of the experiment. He’s sucked through the hole into a parallel universe, exchanging places with his perfect double—a criminal mastermind targeted for revenge by a powerful government agent. On the... View more info

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The City in the Stars (Tom Swift Series #1)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $5.25

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1981

Edition: First Wanderer Books Edition

Seller ID: 004814

ISBN: 0671411152

Condition: Good


Some edgewear/bumping, 1" tear at bottom of spine, gift inscription inside. Text is clean and unmarked. "The mysterious explosion of Tom's new spaceship forces him and his buddy Ben to investigate Dr. Hans Grotz, a respected scientist and director of New America, a fantastic orbiting space colony. At the same time, Tom is testing his recent invention, a high-powered engine that will launch the 'Daniel Boone,' Swift Enterprises' latest spacecraft. Someone i... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Spectromarine Selector (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #15)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1960

Seller ID: 004922

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-library with usual marks in sturdy blue patterned library binding. A few smudges on edges, but text is clean and unmarked. Black and white line drawings by Graham Kaye. Age Level: Grades 4-10; Ex-Library; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Tom Swift and His G-Force Inverter (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #30)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006480

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Grosset & Dunlap #9130, 175 pp., matte finish pictorial cover, part of the "orange spine" series, frontispiece and full-page black and white internal illustrations are on plain paper, pictorial endpapers in black and white line drawings depict Tom at the window of his flying lab. No jacket as issued. Lists to this title on back board. No ISBN on copyright page. Front board has light scuffing with a little wrinkling near edge Spine slightly slanted, minor edge... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Jetmarine (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #2)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1954

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: 006481

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


208 pp. Mattson & Davis Format #1 (textured composition binding, medium blue boards, dark blue lettering on front and spine, plain except for a dark-blue illustration of Tom Swift Jr.'s head in upper-right center of front board, superimposed over a blueprint. Pictorial endpapers in blue and white, depicting Tom at the window of his flying lab. Frontispiece and several full- or partial-page internal illustrations on plain paper. Pictorial DJ on white coated paper. Spi... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Jetmarine (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #2)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1954

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: 8404

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


208 pp. Mattson & Davis Format #1 (textured composition binding, medium blue boards, dark blue lettering on front and spine, plain except for a dark-blue illustration of Tom Swift Jr.' s head in upper-right center of front board, superimposed over a blueprint. Pictorial endpapers in blue and white, depicting Tom at the window of his flying lab. Frontispiece and several full- or partial-page internal illustrations on plain paper. No jacket. Lists inside to Tom Swif... View more info

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Tom Swift and the Electronic Hydrolung (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #18)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1961

Seller ID: 8405

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


188 pp. , first edition. Format #2 Pictorial spine wrap cloth boards, listing to Tom Swift and the Electronic Hydrolung on the back. Spine has Tom's head over a blueprint. PIctorial endpapers in black and white, depicting Tom at the window of his flying lab. Frontispiece and several full- or partial-page internal illustrations on plain paper. No jacket as published. Spine somewhat cocked, some edge wear especially to corners, small dampstain at top of back board a... View more info

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Tom Swift and the Giant Robot (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #4)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1960

Seller ID: 8406

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


211 pp. , early reprint. Blue tweed boards, listing inside to Tom Swift and the Spectromarine Selector indicating a publication date of 1960 (original 1954). PIctorial endpapers in blue and white, depicting Tom at the window of his flying lab. Frontispiece and several full- or partial-page internal illustrations on plain paper. Jacket is in new Brodart, with some large chips missing to the spine, significant creasing and chipping to front panel. Rear panel has adv... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Ultrasonic Cycloplane (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #10)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1962

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: 8415

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


182 pp, early reprint. Pictorial library binding, blue and white endpapers but only one panel at front and one at back. Typical library markings, boards worn and soiled, pages show some soiling but text is clear and readable. Reading copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 182 pages; "There's part of Bud's wrecked plane!" Hovering his new cycloplane, the DRUMHAWK, in turbulent skies above the wilds of the New Guinea jungle, Tom Swift Jr. Points to the sheared-off ... View more info

Tom Swift in the Caves of Nuclear Fire

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1956

Seller ID: 005841

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


#8 in the New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures. Spine somewhat slanted. DJ has a few small chips at spine and flap ends and a 1" tear. Some spots in text, but pages have not yellowed. Black and white illustrations throughout. A nice copy. "A strange twist of nature brings deadly nuclear gas from a mountain in the African jungle, and the reason turns out to be an important atomic discovery."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Tom Swift and the Asteroid Pirates (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #21)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1963

Seller ID: 8583

Condition: Good


Pictorial boards, 178 pp, no dust jacket (as issued) , b/w endpapers showing Tom in his lab. Corners chipped and bent, some edge wear and sunning, a little chipping, light dampstaining to top edge. Text is clean and unmarked. A good reading copy. ; New Tom Swift Adventures; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 178 pages; "A violent explosion in space touches off one of the most thrill-packed adventures in Tom Swift Jr.' s scientific career. The appalling news that a cargo ... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Rocket Ship (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #2)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 8584

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Blue tweed boards with navy lettering, picture of Tom on front board, 208 pp, blue and white endpapers showing Tom in his lab. Corners bumped, slight edge wear and rubbing, text is clean and unmarked. Jacket in protective plastic wraps, a little edge wear and chipping especially to bottom front edge and at top and base of spine. An attractive copy. ; Jacket lists titles to 'Space Solartron' while book lists inside to 'Spectromarine Selector', indicating a publicatio... View more info

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Tom Swift in the Race to the Moon (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #12)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1960

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: 8585

Condition: Very Good- in Poor dust jacket


Blue tweed boards with navy lettering, 180 pp, picture of Tom on front board, blue and white endpapers showing Tom in his Lab. Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. Jacket in new Brodart, missing back panel, otherwise minor edge wear and chipping. A nice copy save the missing back panel of the jacket. ; Titles list inside to 'Cosmic Astronauts'. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 180 pages; "SPEED-AND MORE SPEED-go into the mammoth project of completing Tom S... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Electronic Retroscope (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #14)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1962

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: 8590

Condition: Very Good- in Poor dust jacket


Pictorial cloth boards, 184 pp. Spine a bit cocked, corners worn, some edge wear especially at top and base of spine. No jacket, as issued. Text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; Titles inside and on back board list to 'Triphibian Atomicar.' ; Tom Swift Jr. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 184 pages; "Enraged Jaguars, violent winds of hurricane force, and a mysterious 'giant' who roams the jungle around the Mayan village in Yucatan, Mexico, where Tom is enca... View more info

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Tom Swift and the Cosmic Astronauts (The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #16)

By: Appleton, Victor II

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1960

Seller ID: 8594

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


Tweed boards with picture of Tom Swift on front board, blue and white end papers showing Tom in his lab. Spine a bit cocked, corners worn, minor edge wear and rubbing, text is clean and unmarked. Jacket in new Brodart, some edge wear and chipping, especially to corners and at top and base of spine, 1" closed tear on back panel near top of spine. Overall a nice copy. ; Black and white line drawings by Graham Kaye. Lists to this title both inside and on back flap ... View more info

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Fire Biker (Tom Swift Series #9)

By: Appleton, Victor; Greenberg, Ann (editor)

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Archway Paperback: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001094

ISBN: 0671756524

Condition: Near Fine


Covers slightly creased, slight shelf wear. Ninth in this series of Tom Swift adventures. "Wheels of fire are spinning out of control, and Tom and his sister, Sandra, are feeling the heat. He's developed a jet-powered cycle . . . she's designed a near-perfect flame-reflective suit, which renders its wearer invisible . . . and now both inventions have fallen into the wrong hands!" Est level: 3rd - 7th grades.; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info