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1 Knight, Damon, edited by A SCIENCE FICTION ARGOSY
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1972). 0671211269 / 9780671211264 Book club edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club, with the code 15N on page 815; jacket code, 2710. Very good with light soiling to page edges and endsheets; in a good jacket, tanned, grubby, spine-creased. 
Unquestionably one of the best sf anthologies produced during a period of excellent anthologies: with novels THE DEMOLISHED MAN and MORE THAN HUMAN, and stories by the best of the best. Wonderful starting place for classic sf and an essential collection. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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2 Knight, Damon BEYOND THE BARRIER
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., (1964). Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine, in an illustrated dust jacket that shows some very light age-toning, hint of fading to spine panel. 
Professor Gordon Naismith has duplicated himself nine times, and when an unusual student triggers a series of violent events, the professor begins to wonder if there was a tenth Gordon Naismith. The answer lay far in the future. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Knight, Damon HELL'S PAVEMENT
New York City: Lion Books, Inc., (1955). First edition, first printing: a paperback original. A Lion Science-Fantasy Novel. #LL13; cover price, $.35. Mass market paperback. Very minor wear at the spine heel, virtually unnoticeable, else this is a fine, fresh, as-new copy, in bright, vivid pictorial wraps with wraparound jacket painting by Richard Powers. 
Compelling tale of a repressive mind-controlled society in 2153 may be Knight's best novel-length work; assembled from "The Analogues" (ASF, January 1952) and "Turncoat" (THRILLNG WONDER STORIES, April 1953). 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Knight, Damon LATE KNIGHT EDITION
Cambridge, MA: The NESFA Press, 1985. 0915368285 / 9780915368280 First edition, first printing: one of 800 copies issued. Hardcover. Fine, in dark grey cloth lettered in gilt; in a lightly age-toned pictorial dust jacket. Cover painting by Carl Lundgren. 
Volume issued in conjunction with the literate, influential sf writer/editor's appearance as a GOH at Boskone XXII. Six stories--including one, "The Cage," never before published, and two essays, "What is Science Fiction?" and "Who is Damon Knight?" 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Knight, Damon, edited by NEBULA AWARD STORIES
(Lancaster, Pa): Stealth Press, (2001). 1588810186 / 9781588810182 First edition thus. First published by Doubleday in 1966. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Unopened in the original publisher's shrinkwrap. Splendid jacket illustration by Frank R. Paul. 
First volume in Stealth's series of quality hardcover reprints of the Nebula Award anthologies. Four Award-winning stories and four runner-up stories from 1965 by Aldiss, Ballard, Dickson, Ellison, Niven, Schmidt, and Zelazny. An attractive edition! 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Knight, Damon ONE SIDE LAUGHING: Stories Unlike Other Stories
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1991). 0312059396 / 9780312059392 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Nearly fine, in a mildly rubbed, else fine dust jacket. Jacket painting by Morgan Pickard. 
Seventeen stories by the veteran sf writer, editor and critic. "Knight is a man of stature and quality, and a writer of importance."--Barry N. Malzberg. "Surely one of the most civilized of science fiction writers."--Anthony Boucher. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 Knight, Damon, editor ORBIT 12: An Anthology of New Science Fiction Stories
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1973). Book club edition. Hardcover. Mild crimping to spine ends, else fine in a like illustrated dust jacket. 
All original anthology with contributions by Le Guin, Aldiss, Gene Wolfe, Edward Bryant, Michael Bishop, Kate Wilhelm, Mel Gilden, Vonda N. McIntyre, Steve Chapman, Doris Piserchia. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Knight, Damon, editor ORBIT 19
New York/Hagerstown/San Francisco/London: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1977). 0060124318 / 9780060124311 Book club edition. Hardcover. Very nearly fine in a lightly rubbed illustrated dust jacket. 
Nineteenth volume of cutting edge original sf includes tales by Lafferty, Gene Wolfe, Kate Wilhelm, Michael Conner, Phillip Teich, Michael W. McClintock, Felix C Gotschalk, Stephen Robinett, Kevin O'Donnell, Jr., Kim Stanley Robinson, Eleanor Arnason. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Knight, Damon THE WORLD AND THORINN
New York: Berkley Publishing Corporation/G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1980). 0399124705 / 9780399124709 First edition. Hardcover. Minor soiling to the page edges and a small water stain to the inside back cover, else near fine; in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket painting by Tom Hallman and interior illustrations by Val Lackey. 
Writer's writer, trailblazing genre critic, and influential editor, Damon Knight has been an important figure in sf since the 1940's. This is a wonderful novel based on stories he published in the 1960's. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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