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1 Spinrad, Norman AGENT OF CHAOS
New York: Franklin Watts, 1988. 0531150720 / 9780531150726 First hardcover edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket that exhibits some rubbing and very faint age-toning. Wraparound jacket illustration by John Harris. 
Novel "of tyranny and rebellion" by the author of THE IRON DREAM, THE SOLARIANS, and BUG JACK BARRON. Spinrad's second book, originally issued as a Belmont paperback in 1967. With an introduction by Barry N. Malzberg. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Spinrad, Norman AGENT OF CHAOS
New York: Franklin Watts, 1988. 0531150720 / 9780531150726 First hardcover edition. Hardcover. Very good plus: corners lightly bumped, page edges show some soiling; in a near fine, mildly rubbed illustrated dust jacket. Wraparound jacket illustration by John Harris. 
Spinrad's sophomore effort, first issued from Belmont as a paperback original, here reissued with a laudatory introduction by sf colleague Barry Malzberg. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Spinrad, Norman BUG JACK BARRON
New York: Walker and Company, (1969). B0006BZ1S4 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very nearly fine, in turquoise boards with lime-green upper page-edge tint; black spine lettering; in a mildly age-toned and very lightly edgeworn, near fine, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Gaughan. 
The violent texture and profane language of this near-future fabulation rattled a few cages when originally released in 1969 in the UK publication, NEW WORLDS--leading, in fact to the banning of the magazine by one of Britain's largest news chains. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 Spinrad, Norman CHILD OF FORTUNE
New York: Bantam Books, (1985). 0553050893 / 9780553050899 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine; in a lightly shelfworn dust jacket with floral cover illustration by Yee Chea Lin. 
"A sublime comedy-an epic, an extended narrative in the heroic tradition with grandeur and sweep. It's a Homeric space voyage, a Joycean interstellar trip, a Huck Finn saga of humanity's next adventure. It's a literary masterpiece."-Timothy Leary. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Spinrad, Norman LITTLE HEROES
Toronto/New York/London/Sydney/Auckland: Bantam Books, (1987). 0553052071 / 9780553052077 First edition, first printing. A Bantam Spectra Book. Hardcover. Fine, in yellow-lettered lilac cloth shelfback over sky-blue boards; in a lightly worn, near fine dust jacket. 
"The Spinrad of BUG JACK BARRON is back with a vengeance. LITTLE HEROES is ferocious and funny, street smart and heartfelt."--William Gibson. Rock-and-roll has lost its soul in this near-future tale of megacorporations that churn out synthesized hits. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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6 Spinrad, Norman SONGS FROM THE STARS
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1980). 0671253263 / 9780671253264 Book club edition. With the publisher's code ''N47'' on page 278, jacket code, ''5376.'' Hardcover. Fine in a mildly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. 
"This is perhaps Spinrad's finest novel--deft, powerful, with ideas that ricochet through the story. A fascinating vision of a very different future, with hope and ambition of its own, unhobbled by the past."--Gregory Benford. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 Spinrad, Norman SONGS FROM THE STARS
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1980). 0671253263 / 9780671253264 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Remainder symbol to lower page edges, else about fine, in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket art by Mara McFee. 
"Spinrad is in top form with this one. A fine book, brilliantly written."--Roger Zelazny. "Good old-fashioned science fiction set free from its old-fashioned puritan taboos."--Walter M. Miller, Jr. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Spinrad, Norman THE CHILDREN OF HAMELIN
Houston: Tafford Publishing, Inc., (1991). 0962371238 / 9780962371233 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket with vivid jacket painting by Kent Bash. Illustrated within in black-and-white drawings also by Bash. 
"Brutal yet lyrical, THE CHILDREN OF HAMELIN strips off the surface to expose the heart and guts of humanity."-- Philip Jose Farmer. Non-sf novel of reformed junkie Tom Hollander and his struggle to save his friends from a dangerous cult. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Spinrad, Norman THE LAST HURRAH OF THE GOLDEN HORDE
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1970). First edition: Science Fiction Book Club issue. With the code 27L on page 211. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket that shows some light rubbing. 
Eighteen stories from the author of BUG JACK BARRON. Includes "Carcinoma Angels, "The Age of Invention," and "It's a Bird! It's a Plane!," among others. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Benford, Gregory; Simak, Clifford D.; Spinrad, Norman THREADS OF TIME: Three Original Novellas of Science Fiction
Nashville/Camden/New York: Thomas Nelson Inc., (1974). 0840764022 / 9780840764027 Book club edition. Hardcover. Minor tan offsetting to the endpapers, else near fine in bright yellow boards with black spine titles; in a mildly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. 
Edited and with an introduction by Robert Silverberg. Three original novellas about time in this collection which features the title story by Benford, "The Marathon Photograph" by Simak, and "Riding the Torch" by Spinrad. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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