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Eye for Eye and the Tunesmith

By: Card, Orson Scott; Biggle, Lloyd, Jr.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Tor Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002348

ISBN: 0812508548

Condition: Near Fine


Corners a bit bumped, slight edge wear, slight yellowing. Paperback original. A tight, attractive copy. Card's novel had never been published in book form, plus this issue includes a special essay by Card on Lloyd Biggle, Jr. Eye for Eye: "Mick Winger is only seventeen - and already he's killed over a dozen people. Not on purpose; he never meant to hurt anyone. But when Mick gets angry, people die, even the people he loves the most. Now he's on the run . . ." The Tunesmith: "Erlin Baque is the last true musician on Earth. Commercial jingles have replaced real art. The Perf... View more info

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Poison Fruit (Signed) (Agent of Hel Series, #3)

By: Carey, Jacqueline

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Group: Oct, 2014

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 182661

ISBN: 0451465318

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Black over tan boards with silver lettering. Dust Jacket protected in new Brodart. Signed by author on title page. ; Agent of Hel; 7 ¾" X 9 ¾" Tall; 437 pages; "The Pemkowet Visitors Bureau has always promoted paranormal tourism--even if it has downplayed the risks (hobgoblins are unpredictable). It helps that the town is presided over by Daisy Johanssen, who as Hel's liaison is authorized by the Norse goddess of the dead to keep Pemkowet under control. Normally, that's easier to do in the winter, when bracing temperatures keep folks indoors. But a new predator is on the ... View more info

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Cirque

By: Carr, Terry

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1977

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 003296

ISBN: 0672520141

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


Spine slanted, edgewear. Ex-library with one stamp and pocket residue. DJ in protective wrap. A bright, attractive copy. "Several millennia in the future, Earth has become a backwater planet, ignored by others in its galaxy. Its one jewel is Cirque, the City on the Abyss, into which the River Fundament falls in magnificent cataracts. It is a city of love and harmony, with inspiring religious rites. But in the Abyss there lives the Beast, loathsome to imagine, frightening to confront, for it was formed from castoff hates of the Cirquians: a Beast whose body is refuse, whose mind is... View more info

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The Enchantress of World's End (Gondwane Epic, Book 2)

By: Carter, Lin

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, DAW Books: 1975

Seller ID: 006202

Condition: Very Good


A Paperback Original. Corners a little bumped. Text is starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked. "On Gondwane, amid the turmoil of the last wars and the last quests and the last efforts of scientists and alchemists, there arose one final hero, the mighty Ganelon Silvermane. The saga of Ganelon is the telling of master fantasist Lin Carter. And it is in the story of the Scarlet Enchantress that Ganelon first found the meaning of manhood."; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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The Wizard of Zao

By: Carter, Lin

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, D A W Books: 1978

Seller ID: 006350

Condition: Good+


A DAW paperback original. Reading crease, some edgewear and bumping, PO name inside. Text is starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked. "Lin Carter stated that "A few years it occurred to me that it might be fun to design an entire solar system full of planets, and set a novel on each planet - and not science fiction novels either, as you might logically expect - but heroic fantasy. The Wizard of Zao is just such a novel. Taking place on a planet revolving around a star Kylix in the Constellation of the Unicorn, it is Lin Carter at his most imaginative. For the story of the ... View more info

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Dragonrouge : Further Adventures in Terra Magica

By: Carter, Lin

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New York, D A W Books, Incorporated: 1984

Seller ID: 006746

ISBN: 0879979828

Condition: Very Good-


Spine slightly slanted. Text is starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked. "Come with us out of this dull, workaday world to Terra Magica, the land beyond the World's Edge, where knights ride out on wonder quests, where beautiful princesses wait for rescue from sea serpents and lustful demons, where sky-high giants seek human morsels for their cookpots, and where a king may seek a champion to set aside his realm's enchantment. Here again is Kesrick, knight of Dragonrouge, in combat against villainy; at his side the unclothed Scythian princess and a lost nobleman of Tartary. Here be... View more info

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Lankar of Callisto

By: Catr, Lin

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing: 1975

Seller ID: 003641

Condition: Good


Spine slightly slanted, some bumping/edgewear, top corner cease, "X" mark on top edge, list of author's other publications across from title page has some crossed out w/ 3/4" tear at top of page, Text is clean and unmarked. The sixth fantasy in the saa of Jandar, alien in a ld of a thousand foes. "Searching for him is a fearless armada of his loyal friends, and a stranger who knows him better than anyone o Cal. The stranger, Lankar, is none other than Lin Carter, accidentally transported through the Gate Between the Worlds to the land of the Thanatorians. Aware of Jandar'... View more info

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The Way Back

By: Chandler, A. Bertram

Price: $3.25

Publisher: New York, NY, D A W Books, Incorporated: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001406

Condition: Very Good


Covers slightly creased, corners bumped, minor edge wear, slight darkening. PBO. "Lost in space. . . lost in time. There can be no more terrifying situation for any spaceman to be in, and such was the problem when Commodore Grimes' Faraway Quest broke free from the mysterious Kinsolving's Planet. Because the universe was vast and they had been out beyond the Galactic Lens. Because time is infinite and they had slipped beyond their own epoch. Because in whatever universe they were in they could r5aise no etheric word, no telepathic beacon, no other star vessel. But for John Grimes,... View more info

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Parsifal Rides the Time Wave

By: Chenault, Nell

Price: $6.20

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, and Company: 1962

Seller ID: 004037

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Weekly Reader Book Club Edition. Corners bumped, some edgewear, spine slightly slanted. Pages bright and clean. Some darkening/soiling to boardsd "Parsifal was a Poddley-a little green creature about a foot high. . . . A Poddley's job is a very interesting one indeed. It is being a friend to a lonely or unhappy child until that child's problem is solved. Then the Poddley moves on to a new case. Poddleys are also rather magical. They can appear of disappear at will, and they travel to and from jobs on the time waves that run around the world." Black and white illustration... View more info

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Gate of Ivrel (Morgaine Ser.)

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New York, NY, DAW Books: 1976

Seller ID: 000462

ISBN: 0886773210

Condition: Near Fine


Slight shelf wear. Some pages have a slight crease in the upper right corner. DAW #188. First book in the Morgaine series of the Qhal and the Gates through Time and Space they left behind. "Scattered about the galaxy were the time-space Gates of a vanished but not forgotten alien race. In their time, long before the rise of the native civilizations, they had terrorized a hundred worlds -- not from villainy but from folly, from tampering with the strands that held a universe together. Now the task was to uproot these Gates, destroy their potency for mischief, take horror out o... View more info

Foreigner (Foreigner Series Book 1)

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, D A W Books, Incorporated: 1994

Seller ID: 000766

ISBN: 0886776376

Condition: Poor


Reading copy ONLY. All pages are quite readable, but this book drank the contents of my dog's water bowl -- you can imagine the effect. If you just want a copy to read, this would suffice. First novel in the first Foreigner triology. "It had been nearly five centuries since the starship Phoenix, lost in space and desperately searching for the nearest G5 star, had encountered the planet of the atevi. On this alien world, law was kept by the use of registered assassination, alliances were defined by individual loyalties not geographical borders, and war became inevitable once humans... View more info

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Precursor (Foreigner Ser.)

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, NY, D A W Books, Incorporated: 1999

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 001280

ISBN: 0886778360

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Likely Book Club edition (not stated). Black boards with some edgewear, corners bumped. Jacket shows some chipping/edgewear, especially at top/bottom of spine. 1" tear at bottom of spine. Starting book of the second trilogy set in the "Foreigner" universe. "The fragile political balance between the humans and the atevi is shattered by the return of the Phoenix, in flight from an alien attack in another sector. Suddenly the planet-wide space race becomes something far more desperate: the need to build a space-based defense against possible alien invasion-and to prevent ... View more info

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Foreigner (The Foreigner Trilogy, Bk. 1)

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, NY, D A W Books, Incorporated: 1994

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 001281

ISBN: 0886775906

Condition: Fair in Fair dust jacket


Reading copy. Likely Book Club edition (not stated). Boards show some edgewear plus a couple stains. A number of pages have stains that extend in some cases to the margins (text is not obscured). Slightly shelf-cocked. Jacket shows some edge wear/creasing/chipping, and also has a number of stains esp. to back cover. First novel in the first Foreigner triology. "Lost in space, the starship Phoenix charts its way to the nearest G5 star and discovers the world of the atevi-a world where law is kept by the use of registered assassination, where alliances were not defined by geographi... View more info

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Brothers of Earth

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New Haven, Conn., Doubleday & Company: 1976

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 001283

Condition: Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Corners bumped, slightly shelf-cocked, some signatures detaching from spine at top. Jacket shows edgewear, some scuffing/darkening. "The sole survivor of a spaceship battle, Kurt Morgan's survival capsule finds an Earth-type planet in this unknown system. Stranded for life, he must adapt quickly to the strange terrain and even stranger inhabitants. . . or face extinction. But would it be possible for him to learn the ways of this totally alien culture. . . to entirely adapt his human reactions to their fabulous civilization and complex mores? Kurt didn't know it yet, but before long... View more info

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Brothers of Earth

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $4.35

Publisher: New York, NY, DAW Books: 1976

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 001391

Condition: Good


Spine somewhat creased, shelf-cocked, corners bumped, some scuffing/darkening, a few pages dog-eared, book has a slight curve to it. "The sole survivor of a spaceship battle, Kurt Morgan's survival capsule finds an Earth-type planet in this unknown system. Stranded for life, he must adapt quickly to the strange terrain and even stranger inhabitants. . . or face extinction. But would it be possible for him to learn the ways of this totally alien culture. . . to entirely adapt his human reactions to their fabulous civilization and complex mores? Kurt didn't know it yet, but before lon... View more info

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Fires of Azeroth (Morgaine Cycle Ser.)

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $4.20

Publisher: New York, D A W Books, Incorporated: 1984

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 001392

ISBN: 0879979259

Condition: Good+


Spine is somewhat creased, shelf-cocked, corners bumped. Some darkening, some edge wear/chipping. Third book in the Morgaine series of the Qhal and the Gates through Time and Space they left behind. "Morgaine, the closer of world gates, and her henchman Vanye, came to the land called Azeroth from drowned Shiuan. There was a star gate in Azeroth marked by alien fires and this, too, Morgaine must seal. But they brought to that peaceful land devastation and terror. For the hordes of Shiuan were hot on their heels determined to conquer new lands for themselves and to avenge their l... View more info

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Fires of Azeroth (Morgaine Cycle Ser.)

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, D A W Books, Incorporated: 1984

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 004621

ISBN: 0879979259

Condition: Good+


Ex-library with stamps on leading edge and sticker at base of spine. Spine a bit creased, slightly slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear with a little chipping, date and name on front end paper. Edges yellowed but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. Third book in the Morgaine series of the Qhal and the Gates through Time and Space they left behind. "Morgaine, the closer of world gates, and her henchman Vanye, came to the land called Azeroth from drowned Shiuan. There was a star gate in Azeroth marked by alien fires and this, too, Morgaine must seal. But they brought to t... View more info

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Kar Kalim

By: Christian, Deborah

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Tom Doherty Associates, LLC: 1998

Edition: First Mass Market Edition

Seller ID: 001826

ISBN: 0812571908

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight edge wear/chipping. A couple pages with corners bent. A clean, tight copy. "Inya is a powerful sorceress and the land of Drakmil's self-appointed guardian. But she is not prepared when a ruthless wizard and his elite guard of fierce dog-men break through a dimensional gate of her tower. Taken prisoner and stripped of her magical abilities, Inya must still strive to subvert the sorcerer's lust for power, or die knowing she created this cruel monster now known as . . . Kar Kalim."; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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The Long Winter

By: Christopher, John

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Greenwich, Conn, Fawcett Gold Medal: 1962

Edition: First Fawcett Gold Edition

Seller ID: 005971

Condition: Good


Fawcett Gold Medal Book #R2001. Front cover starting to separate, taped to spine, some edgewear and bumping. Text is starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked. "The terrorizing story of what happens when a new Ice Age devastates the Northern Hemisphere, when civilization disappears into a voiceless polar night, when men and women turn into human wolf packs in their agonized struggle for survival. . . and when the only place left to run is filled with another kind of death."; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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The Pool of Fire (The Tripods Trilogy, Book 3)

By: Christopher, John

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Aladdin Books: 1999

Edition: Revised Cover Edition

Seller ID: 006524

ISBN: 0020427212

Condition: Very Good+


Slight wear at corners. A bright, attractive copy. "Will Parker has managed to escape from the City of Gold and Lead, where he served as a slave to one of the Masters who rule the modern world. And he has not only discovered what lies behind the Tripods' power, but how the Masters heartlessly plan to destroy the Earth. The free people-those who have not been Capped and enslaved-must quickly devise a plan to defeat the Masters. Yet even as they do, they do not think of the most important matter: Who will rule the world once it has been freed?"; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info