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Assignment in Eternity

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1975

Edition: 27th Edition; Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 8548

Condition: Very Good-


Spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease, price sticker on back cover, owner's name inside front and back covers. A little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Signet Y6808, 192 pp. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 192 pages; "This is a fascinating collection of four unusual science fiction short stories, written by the outstanding author of stories of the future. Robert Heinlein gives free rein to his stimulating imagination in the superb stories about the unexplored realms of the mind and the fascinating possibilities o... View more info

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Between Planets

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1978

Seller ID: 005127

ISBN: 0345277961

Condition: Good


Corners bumped including a few pages, minor edge wear, a little scuffing. A little browning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. "The message had seemed simple, yet it was more complex than Don Harvey could have imagined, He was being called from Earth to an alien world for reasons unknown - save only that his life depended. But setting out for Mars and getting there in good shape turned out to be a lot more complicated than Don ever would have guessed possible. "It was trouble enough being inexplicably hounded by Earth's secret police. But when he was hijacked by Venu... View more info

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Beyond This Horizon

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1975

Edition: 27th Edition; Fourteenth Printing

Seller ID: 8549

Condition: Very Good


Spine lightly creased, corners bumped, a little edge wear, light reading crease, minor rubbing and soiling to covers, owner's name inside front and back covers. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. Overall, a nice copy. ; Signet Y6392, 158 pp. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 158 pages; "The place is Earth - an Earth just beyond the horizon, free of poverty, pain, disease. This is the story of some people who live in that near-perfect world. This is the story of the discontented ones who want to change Utopia through the modern techniques of science or the age-old tactic of revoluti... View more info

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Friday

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Sevenoaks, England, New English Library: 1983

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st English paperback printing

Seller ID: 8441

ISBN: 0450055493

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight edge wear. An attractive copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 428 pages; " Friday is the story of a female "artificial person", the eponymous Friday, genetically engineered to be stronger, faster, smarter, and generally better than normal humans. Artificial humans are widely resented, and much of the story deals with Friday's struggle both against prejudice and to conceal her enhanced attributes from other humans. The story is set in a Balkanized 21st century, in which the nations of the North American continent have been split up into a number of smaller sta... View more info

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Glory Road

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Publishing Corporation: 1970

Edition: 27th Edition

Seller ID: 002547

Condition: Good


Spine slightly slanted, some bumping/edgewear with some minor chipping, front cover has 2" stain at spine. Text is yellowing but clean and unmarked. ; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall; "A broke young American answers an ad in a French newspaper, and finds a job escorting the lusty queen of an endangered star-civilization through a faraway dimension filled with golems and horned ghosts, dragons and dangers galore." " The horned ghosts . . . The cold water gang . . . Igli the golem . . . They were the first of the perils Scar Gordon faced on the Glory Road . . .... View more info

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Glory Road

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Berkley Publishing Corporation: 1984

Edition: 27th Edition; Twenty-Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 8443

ISBN: 0425073114

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. A little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 288 pages; "A broke young American answers an ad in a French newspaper, and finds a job escorting the lusty queen of an endangered star-civilization through a faraway dimension filled with golems and horned ghosts, dragons and dangers galore." " The horned ghosts . . . The cold water gang . . . Igli the golem . . . They were the first of the perils Scar Gordon faced on the Glory Road . . . But not the last or the worst. That ... View more info

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Job: A Comedy of Justice

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $9.75

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006637

ISBN: 0345316509

Condition: Very Good- in Near Fine dust jacket


Boards were attached too high on the text block, backstrip and edge of text block protrude slightly above boards, 1/2" tear at top of spine. DJ shows some minor wear along top back edge and tiny scuff on back. A bright, tight, attractive copy. Robert Heinlein won the Hugo Award multiple times. In 1975 he received the Grand Master Nebula Award for lifetime achievement. "Something was out to get him! After that firewalking gig in Polynesia, the whole world was suddenly changed around him. Instead of fundamentalist minister Alexander Hergensheimer, he was now supposed to be ... View more info

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Orphans of the Sky

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Riverdale, NY, Baen Books: 2007

Edition: 27th Edition; 2nd Baen printing

Seller ID: 8426

Condition: Near Fine


Corners bumped, slight edge wear. An attractive copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 209 pages; "Hugh had been taught that, according to the ancient sacred writings, the Ship was on a voyage to faraway Centaurus. But he also understood this was actually allegory for a voyage to spiritual perfection. Indeed, how could the Ship move, since its miles and miles of metal corridors were all there was of creation? Science knew that the Ship was all the Universe, and as long as the sacred Convertor was fed, the lights would continue to glow and the air would flow, and the Creator's Pla... View more info

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Requiem : New Collected Works by Robert A. Heinlein and Tributes to the Grand Master

By: Heinlein, Robert A.; Kondo, Yoji (editor)

Price: $11.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Tom Doherty Associates, LLC: 1992

Edition: 27th Edition

Seller ID: 000665

ISBN: 0312851685

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Virtually as new condition. "Requiem contains many new works by the Grand Master. Most of it has never been published in book form, including two major novellas -- 'Destination Moon,' which was made into the famous George Pal film, and 'Tenderfoot in Space.' There are also tributes from such luminaries as Arthur C. Clarke and Tom Clancy as well as an introduction by Virginia Heinlein. "; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall View more info

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Rocket Ship Galileo

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007206

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Black cloth, 212 pp, 4 b/w full page illustrations, front board has the outline of a rocket in flight (in green) heading for the Moon in the upper right corner. First edition of Heinlein's first published book, with the Scribner's 'A' and seal on copyright page and 2 rear endpapers. 1/4" tear at top of spine, and another, nearly closed tear near the base. Spine slightly cocked, corners scuffed and bent in (especially the lower corners), minor edge wear with some rubbing and scuffing to boards. 'Science fiction' inked on front paste down, small spot on page 17/18, opposite the first illustr... View more info

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Sixth Column

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Baen Books: 1988

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Baen Printing

Seller ID: 8427

ISBN: 0671653741

Condition: Very Good-


Bottom corners chipped, a little edge wear. A little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 248 pages; " Can six men save America from four hundred million future invaders? "Don't miss this thrilling science fiction story of six men, armed with only two weapons to save their country from annihilation. One, a radically new scientific discovery - the Ledbetter Effect - an atomic energy which can be controlled. The other - the determination of clever and intelligent Americans. "This is one of Robert A. Heinlein's most incredibl... View more info

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Space Cadet

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Del Rey Books: 1987

Edition: 27th Edition; Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 8444

ISBN: 0345353110

Condition: Good+


Spine slightly slanted, some edge wear and rubbing, crease across lower front corner, light reading crease. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 221 pages; Only the best and brightest - the strongest and the most courageous - ever managed to become Space Cadets. They were the elite guard of the solar system, accepting missions others feared, taking risks no others dared, and upholding the peace of the solar system for the benefit of all. " But before Matt could earn his rightful place in the ranks, his mettle would be tested in... View more info

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Starman Jones

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Ballantine Books: 1976

Edition: 27th Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 000552

ISBN: 0345243544

Condition: Good


Spine/covers a bit creased. Front cover scuffed. Some foxing. "It's easy to stow away on an intergalactic spaceship, if you're a smart lad like Max Jones. But it's quite another thing, when the spaceship touches down on an unknown planet after passage through a time warp, perhaps, in an unknown century. Especially when the spaceship's pilot dies, and his charts and tables are destroyed. Now survival was up to Max . . ." ; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall View more info

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Starman Jones

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $3.65

Publisher: New York, NY, Ballantine Books: 1975

Edition: 27th Edition

Seller ID: 001387

Condition: Good


Spine/covers fairly well creased, shelf-cocked, corners bumped, some darkening. Prices on front cover and spine marked out with black ink, bookstore stamp on front FEP. "It's easy to stow away on an intergalactic spaceship if you're a smart lad like Max Jones. But it's quite another thing when the spaceship touches down on an unknown planer after passage through a time warp. . . perhaps, in an unknown century. Especially when the spaceship's pilot dies, and his charts and tables are destroyed. Now survival was up to Max!"; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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Stranger in a Strange Land

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Putnam: 1991

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8490

ISBN: 0399135863

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Gray cloth over sky blue boards, silver lettering, 525 pp. Corners bumped, slight edge wear and rubbing. Jacket in new Brodart, a little edge wear and rubbing. A nice copy. ; Second published edition, but this is the original edition written and submitted for publication. Preface by Virginia Heinlein. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 525 pages; " Thirty years ago, G. P. Putnam's Sons published a novel that not only would become the bible of the 'love generation' but also would transcend the science fiction genre to achieve the status of a modern classic - and sell millions of cop... View more info

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Stranger in a Strange Land

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1987

Edition: 27th Edition; Twenty-Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 8505

ISBN: 0441790348

Condition: Good


Spine a bit creased, corners chipped, some edge wear and rubbing, edges darkened. A little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A good reading copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 438 pages; " The epic saga of an earthling, born and educated on Mars, who arrives on our planet with superhuman powers and a total ignorance of the mores of man. His name is Valentine Michael Smith, and he is destined to become a freak, a media commodity, a scam artist, a searcher, a sexual pioneer, a neon evangelist, a martyr, and, finally, a messiah. " View more info

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The Cat Who Walks Through Walls: A Comedy of Manners

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $10.75

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Son's: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003680

ISBN: 0399131035

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ has very minor edgewear. A bright, attractive copy. ; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; " Robert A. Heinlein has created his most compelling character ever; Dr. Richard Ames, ex-military man, sometime writer and unfortunate victim of mistaken identity. When a stranger attempting to deliver a cryptic message is shot dead at his dinner table, Ames is thrown head first into danger, intrigue, and other dimensions where Lazarus Long still thrives, where Jubal Harshaw lives surrounded by beautiful women, and where a daring plot to rescue the sentient computer called Mike can change the dire... View more info

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The Cat Who Walks Through Walls: A Comedy of Manners

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Sevenoaks, England, New English Library: 1986

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st British Paperback printing

Seller ID: 8504

ISBN: 0450393151

Condition: Good


Spine a bit slanted, creased, corners worn, some edge wear and rubbing. Text clean and unmarked but book has an overall stiff feel. A solid reading copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 420 pages; " Robert A. Heinlein has created his most compelling character ever; Dr. Richard Ames, ex-military man, sometime writer and unfortunate victim of mistaken identity. When a stranger attempting to deliver a cryptic message is shot dead at his dinner table, Ames is thrown head first into danger, intrigue, and other dimensions where Lazarus Long still thrives, where Jubal Harshaw lives surround... View more info

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The Door Into Summer

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1986

Seller ID: 008010

ISBN: 0345330129

Condition: Good


Spine slightly creased, a little edge wear and bumping, some pages creased in upper corner. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. "On the enlightened planet Earth it is no longer necessary to kill an enemy to get rid of him. It's just a matter of the 'long sleep' -- a freezing process that keeps him in suspended animation for as long as necessary; a month, a year, a century. This is the story of a victim of the 'long sleep,' a man who awakens in the future bent on revenge and finds himself trapped by trhe passage of time."; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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The Door Into Summer

By: Heinlein, Robert A.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1964

Edition: 27th Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 8392

ISBN: 0345330129

Condition: Very Good


Signet D2443, 159 pp, 4th printing ca. 1964. Spine a bit creased, slightly slanted, minor edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease, a little rubbing to covers. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; "On the enlightened planet Earth it is no longer necessary to kill an enemy to get rid of him. It's just a matter of the 'long sleep' -- a freezing process that keeps him in suspended animation for as long as necessary; a month, a year, a century. This is the story of a victim of the 'long sleep,' a man who awakens in the future bent on rev... View more info