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101 Aldiss, Brian W. A ROMANCE OF THE EQUATOR: The Best Fantasy Stories of Brian W. Aldiss
New York: Atheneum, 1990. 0689120532 / 9780689120534 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
A compilation of 26 science fiction and fantasy tales including "Old Hundredth", "The Small Stones of Tu Fu" and "The Moment of Eclipse". 
Price: 20.00 USD
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102 Aldiss, Brian W. A RUDE AWAKENING
New York: Random House, (1978). 0394504259 / 9780394504254 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket. 
A funny and brutal love story of Horatio Stubbs, an English infantryman during post WWII, and Margey the Chinese mistress he considers marrying. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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103 Aldiss, Brian W. A RUDE AWAKENING
London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, (1978). 0394504259 / 9780394504254 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine, dust jacket with a closed tear to the upper rear panel. 
A funny and brutal love story of Horatio Stubbs, an English infantryman during post WWII, and Margey the Chinese mistress he considers marrying. Third book of the Horatio Stubbs trilogy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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104 Aldiss, Brian W. A SOLDIER ERECT
New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc., (1971). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Spine tips lightly rubbed, light erasure abrasion on front free endpaper, otherwise a very good copy in a somewhat rubbed and shelfworn dust jacket with several small edge tears on the spine and back panel. 
The story of a young, brash, and irrepressible English infantryman who is on leave in India during World War II. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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New York: Simon and Schuster, (1981). 0671254537 / 9780671254537 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The updated version of the H.G. Wells classic finds the main character, the only survivor of a spacecraft accident, taken to an isolated island populated with half-man half-beasts genetically engineered by the Master of the island. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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106 Aldiss, Brian W. HELLICONIA SPRING
New York: Atheneum, 1982. 0689111967 / 9780689111969 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A planet orbiting binary suns, Helliconia has a Great Year spanning three millennia of Earth time: cultures are born in spring, flourish in summer, then die with the onset of the generations-long winter. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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107 Aldiss, Brian W. HELLICONIA WINTER
New York: Atheneum, 1985. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine; in a near fine dust jacket with a tiny closed tear. 
The spectacular conclusion to the Helliconia Trilogy, where human-like inhabitants experience radical climate and life changes due to the strange orbit of their sun. Jacket illustration features Albert Bierstadt's "The Sierra Nevada in California." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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108 Aldiss, Brian W. MAN IN HIS TIME: The Best Science Fiction Stories of Brian W. Aldiss
New York: Atheneum, 1989. 0689120524 / 9780689120527 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine, faintly age-toned, pictorial dust jacket with illustration by Ed Soyka. 
Collection that demonstrates this award-winning author's remarkable range in subject and style. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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New York: Harper & Row Publishers, (1976). 0060100532 / 9780060100537 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The adventures of Perian de Chirolo in Malacia (an age-old city where change is forbidden and scholars hold that humanity descended from dinosaurs) which take him through all strata of Malacian society and into its darkest secrets. Jacket by Mon Mohan. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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110 Aldiss, Brian, editor GALACTIC EMPIRES
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1976). Book club edition: two volumes. Introductions and epilogue by Aldiss. Hardcover. Both volumes near fine in very lightly rubbed and shelfworn illustrated dust jackets. Jacket paintings are both by Karel Thole. 
Thematic anthology of twenty-six sf tales. Authors include: Lafferty, Clarke, Shaara, Anderson, Asimov, Shaara, Coppel, Simak, James White, van Vogt, Blish, Buddrys, John D. MacDonald, Reynolds, Davidson, Fred Brown, Harrison. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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111 Aldrin, Buzz & Barnes, John THE RETURN
New York: A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2000). 0312874243 / 9780312874247 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in a pale blue wraps. 
An extraordinary thriller from one of the first men to walk on the Moon. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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112 Aldrin, Buzz and Barnes, John ENCOUNTER WITH TIBER
(New York:) Warner Books, (1996). Reprint. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A grand space chronicle of two enemies feuding bitterly over the fate of the frontier blazed by the Apollo pioneers who now must work together when a radio beacon from deep space is discovered. Foreword by Arthur C. Clarke. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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113 Alexander, Alma THE SECRETS OF JIN-SHEI
(New York, N.Y.): HarperSanFrancisco, (2004). 0060563419 / 9780060563417 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Spine ends mildly crimped, else fine; in a fine dust jacket. 
"...should appeal as much to fantasy readers as to mainstream readers who normally steer clear of speculative exotic journey into the imagination, and a graceful exploration of the heart."--Victoria Strauss. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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114 Alexander, Lloyd THE MARVELOUS MISADVENTURES OF SEBASTIAN: Grand Extravaganza, Including a Performance by the Entire Cast of the Gallimaufry-Theatrics
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., (1970). 05253473999 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A rumor of dust-soiling to the top page edges, else a bright, fine copy in vivid orange cloth lettered and decorated in olive; in a price-clipped, illustrated dust jacket that is age-toned, shows a hint of rubbing and a few tiny edge creases. 
1971 National Book Award-winner tells the story of a fiddler who loses his place in the orchestra and must seek his fortune on the highway of life. Wraparound jacket painting by Jacob Landau. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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[No place]. GuildAmerica Books, [1991]. B0006DBJOC First edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Jacket code #18531. Hardcover. Corner tips lightly bumped, else near fine; in an edgeworn, very good plus illustrated dust jacket, with a tear to the upper front panel. Artwork by Jody Lee. 
Original omnibus of the five books of the Chronicles of Prydain fantasy series: THE BOOK OF THREE; THE BLACK CAULDRON; THE CASTLE OF LYR; TARAN WANDERER; THE HIGH KING. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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116 Alexander, Lloyd; illustrated by Peggy Bacon MY FIVE TIGERS: The Cats in My Life
London: Cassell and Company, Ltd, (1956). First U.K. edition. Hardcover. Hint of offsetting to endsheets, discreet, cat-themed bookplate to front pastedown, else near fine, in teal cloth with silver spine lettering; in a dust jacket that is faintly spotted, mildly age-toned, and shows light edgewear, especially to spine ends. 
Alexander's debut is an enchanting autobiographial account of how the future author of TIME CAT and THE CAT WHO WISHED TO BE A MAN (not to mention the Prydain Chronicles) became a confirmed cat-lover. With the incomparable illustrations of Peggy Bacon. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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117 Allen, Roger Macbride ISAAC ASIMOV'S CALIBAN
New York: Ace Books/Byron Preiss Visual Publications, Inc., (1993). 0441090796 / 9780441090792 First hardcover edition, first printing: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Jacket code: 00487. Hardcover. Fine in a very lightly rubbed illustrated dust jacket. Jacket art by Ralph McQuarrie. 
Reprint of a 1993 Ace 1993 pbo that "continues Asimov's Robots series, about the creation of a robot free of the Three Laws of Robotics."--LOCUS. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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118 Allen, Roger MacBride THE MODULAR MAN
New York: Bantam Books, (1992). 0553295594 / 9780553295597 First hardcover edition: Issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Book Four in the Next Wave series. With an essay by Isaac Asimov. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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119 Allston, Aaron TERMINATOR 3: Terminator Dreams
New York: TOR/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2003). 0765308525 / 9780765308528 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The author of six Star Wars movie tie-in novels presents an original novel of the film--TERMINATOR 3: Rise of the Machines. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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New York: Harmony Books, (1987). 051756520X / 9780517565209 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine; in an age-toned and mildly rubbed dust jacket. 
"In five cataclysmic stories Amis creates perplexing visions of a post-nuclear-holocaust world, highlighting schizophrenia, rape, brutality and suppurating despair."-- Daily Mail. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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