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181 Anthony, Piers and Margroff, Robert E. CHIMAERA'S COPPER
New York: Tor Fantasy/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1990). 0312932138 / 9780312932138 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a mildy age-toned, otherwise fine, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket art by Manuel Morales. 
In the universe of Dragon's Gold and Serpent's Silver, we find Kelvin Knight Hackleberry fighting against the allied forces of the king and queen of Zud and Hud to defeat the dark sorcery and save his land and loved ones. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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182 Anthony, Piers and Margroff, Robert E. ORC'S OPAL
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1990). 0312851073 / 9780312851071 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in brown boards with gilt spine titling; in a lightly age-toned, else fine, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket art by Darrell K. Sweet. 
Fantasy novel, fourth book of the Dragon's Gold series. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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183 Anthony, Piers and Margroff, Robert E. SERPENT'S SILVER
New York: Tom Doherty Associates, (1988). 0312931034 / 9780312931032 First edition. Hardcover. Very nearly fine in an illustrated dust jacket with artwork by Darrell K. Sweet. 
Continues the magical quest of Kelvin of Rud, a young Roundear destined to fulfill an ancient prophecy and rule the land. Second book in the Dragon's Gold Series, followed by CHIMAERA'S COPPER, ORC'S OPAL, and MOUVAR'S MAGIC. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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184 Anthony, Piers; edited by Alan Riggs LETTERS TO JENNY
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1993). 0312854137 / 9780312854133 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very nearly fine, in a very mildly age-toned, otherwise fine illustrated dust jacket; jacket painting by Jael. 
A year's worth of weekly letters the Xanth creator wrote to a 12-year-old fan who had been struck by a drunk driver and lay in a coma in hospital "reveal the author's wit, humanism and social conscience."--PW. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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185 Appel, Allen TWICE UPON A TIME
New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc., (1988). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. 
Continuing the time travel adventure which began in his first novel, "Time After Time." Alex travels to Civil War time Philadelphia. Jacket design and illustration by Tom McKeveny. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, (1962). 900119964X / 9789001199647 First edition, first printing. #20 in The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures. Spine number 9120. Illustrated by Charles Brey. Hardcover. Pages mildly age-toned, tiny tears to spine crown, soiling to page edges, thus very good, in pictorial boards; no dust jacket, as issued. Spine and rear cover light orange. Endsheet art in black, b&w drawings within. 
When another secret invention of Tom's becomes the target of his enemy, all evidence points to the fact that an unidentified traitor at Swift Enterprises is in league with a criminal mastermind outside the plant. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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187 Archer, Nathan MARS ATTACKS: Martian Deathtrap
New York: A Del Rey Book/Ballantine Books, (1996). 0345404955 / 9780345404954 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Novel-length installment in the multi-pronged invasion of books, cards, comics and film (directed by Tim Burton), based on the cult-inspiring Topps trading cards series originally released in 1962. With bound-in trading card insert present! 
Price: 15.00 USD
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188 Arden, John and D'Arcy, Margaretta THE ISLAND OF THE MIGHTY: A Play on a Traditional British Theme in Three Parts
London: Eyre Methuen, (1974). 0413303500 / 9780413303509 First edition. Hardcover. A fine, bright, virtually as-new copy, in a mildly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. 
A theatrically stylized Arthurian epic--"three very complex and poetic plays," the central figures of which are Arthur and Merlin, and the central theme the relationship of the poet to society; with prefaces and illustrations by each of the collaborators. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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189 Ardrey, Robert WORLDS BEGINNING
New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, (1944). First edition. Hardcover. Very good plus in dust jacket with a chip on the upper rear cover and minor shelf wear. 
A futuristic novel, set in a shrinking world rife with giant technological advances with the underlying message that American democracy needs only to face its problems to conquer them. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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190 Ariss, Bruce FULL CIRCLE
New York: Avalon Books/Thomas Bouregy and Company, Inc., (1963). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild foxing to upper page edges and to spine, thus near fine, in mustard cloth with black spine titles; in a lightly worn, lightly foxed very good dust jacket. Jacket art by Ed Emshwiller. 
"A selected survival group causes discord in a future North America where a few Indian tribes survive."--Tuck. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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191 Armstrong, Kelley PERSONAL DEMON
(New York, New York): Bantam Books, (2008). 0553806610 / 9780553806618 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Fans of the paranormal will delight in the eighth Women of the Underworld yarn, with its ass-kicking, Bollywoodbeautiful, former-socialite heroine and full complement of sorcerers, witches, werewolves, and other paranormal beings."--Booklist. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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192 Armstrong, Kelley STOLEN
(New York): Viking, (2003). 0670031372 / 9780670031375 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket. 
Book II of Armstrong's Women of the Underworld series featuring werewolf Elena Michaels who is, according to Karin Slaughter, "at once sublime and sympathetic, a modern heroine who shows that real women bite back." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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193 Armstrong, Martin SIR POMPEY AND MADAME JUNO And Other Tales
London: Jonathan Cape, (1927). First edition. Hardcover. Nearly fine: a hint of darkening to the extremities of the vivid lilac cloth covers, faint offsetting to the endsheets, and a slight separation at one of the signatures; in a dust jacket which shows some minor age-darkening, particularly to spine panel. 
"A consummate stylist and a lover of the English language."--Clute/Nicholls. Like each of Armstrong's story collections this volume is a treasure house of literate entertainment in miniature, and contains--as usual--an offering or two of genre interest. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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194 Arnason, Eleanor RING OF SWORDS
New York: Tom Doherty Associates, (1993). 0312855184 / 9780312855185 First edition. Hardcover. Crisp and fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Taking place in the entire civilized galaxy of the 22nd century, the humans attempt to head off inter-stellar war with the enigmatic humanoid aliens, the only other intelligent life so far discovered. Jacket art by Roger Loveless. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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195 Ash, Sarah TRACING THE SHADOW: Book One of the Alchymist's
(New York, New York): Bantam Books, (2008). 0553805193 / 9780553805192 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. New. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The first in a new series, set in the world of Ash's Tears of Artamon trilogy. When Alois Visant, Francia's head Inquisitor, accuses the entire College of Thaumaturgy of practicing magic, only two survive the purge. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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196 Asimov, Isaac ASIMOV'S MYSTERIES
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company , Inc., (1968). 0385090633 / 9780385090636 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A touch of rubbing to the shelf edges, else near fine; in a near fine, lightly nicked, and mildly age-toned and soiled illustrated dust jacket. 
With an overall introduction and a commentary on each story, Asimov has collected here thirteen of his best science fiction mystery hybrids. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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197 Asimov, Isaac BUY JUPITER And Other Stories
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company , Inc., (1975). 0385050771 / 9780385050777 Book club edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club; Hardcover. Fine, in a nearly fine illustrated dust jacket that shows some age-darkening and some fading. 
Appending 24 little-anthologized stories by the sf grandmaster is Asimov's biographical commentary on each. Included: the title tale, "Each an Explorer," "Found Fathers," "Light Verse," "2340 A.D.," twenty more. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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198 Asimov, Isaac COUNTING THE EONS
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1983. First edition. Hardcover. Remainder spray on lower page edges, a crease along front and rear covers, else very good in dust jacket with edge tears. 
17 essays on everything from sub-atomic particles to Milton. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1979). 0517530759 / 9780517530757 First edition. Hardcover. Pages mildly tanned, minor smudge to fore-edge, else near fine in an illustrated dust jacket that also shows some age-toning. 
Non-fiction tome by prolific sf and science writer, author of the FOUNDATION TRILOGY and a host of other sf mainstays. Here he offers an analytical exploration of the possibility of life on other planets. Jacket painting by Michael Booth. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1979). First edition. Hardcover. Mild uniform offsetting to the front and rear endsheets, light fading to the boards, else a near fine copy; in an age-toned dust jacket. 
Asimov's analysis of the universe, life, and intelligence; basing his conclusions on the scientific findings of the time. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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