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I, Asimov: A Memoir

By Asimov, Isaac

Doubleday, 1994. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy, thick book, black cloth spine and sides, dark gray boards, very bright silver lettering on spine, red color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 562 pages including a list of all of Asimov's many books with their published dates, includes a glossy photo section. DJ glossy cream lightly browned overall, a close-up photograph of Asimov at center front, his birth and death dates on back. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Very Fine.

$27.00

He Is Legend: An Anthology Celebrating Richard Matheson

By Matheson, Richard; Conlon, Christopher, Ed.

Tor, 2010. Very large softcover, colorfully designed with a shadow and ray design on front wrapper, raised gilt title, 351 pages, with contributors including Joe Hill, Stephen King, E. Paul Wilson and more. Mint.. First Tor. Soft Cover. As New.

$19.00

Stranger in a Strange Land

By Heinlein, Robert A.

Ace/Putnam, 1991. (Book Club--unstated) Sturdy, thick book, shiny dark blue spine, dark gray boards, bright silver lettering and border on spine, 491 pages. DJ glossy dark blue background, light blue and white triangle at bottom front half. DJ has slight surface wear to tips and spine bottom corners, light wear to front bookfold edge, microtear and micronick with slight wear along spine top edge, slight surface wear spots near middle back, a commnt from Preface by Virginial Heinlein: "You have in your hands the original version of "Stranger in a Strange Land," as written by Robert Anson Heinlein." Near Good DJ/Fine book.. BC-unstated. Hard Cover. Fine/Fair.

$22.00

Contact: a Novel

By Sagan, Carl

Simon and Schuster, 1985. Large, sturdy book, black covers, gilt lettering near fine on spine, spine very slightly slanted, dark gray inside covers and adjacent end papers, 432 lightly browned pages. Slight foxing in margins on pages 37-40. DJ glossy with color-illustration of planet amid stars on front and spine, a color photo of Sagan in leather jacket on back. Very Fine DJ/Fair book.. 2d. Hard Cover. Fair/Very Fine.

$4.00

All The Bells on Earth

By Blaylock, James P.

Ace Books, 1995. (1st edition, 1st printing) Tall, sturdy book, blue spine, rose boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine. DJ glossy beneath mylar, silver background with color-illustration of a jar at bottom left and on spine, black, blue and white lettering, praise at bottom front from William Gibson, praise for "Night Relics" from Dean Koontz and others. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$33.00

Foundation's Fear
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Foundation's Fear

By Benford, Gregory; Isaac Asimov

Harper Prism, 1997. (The Second Foundation Trilogy) Large, heavy, sturdy book, red covers, very bright gilt lettering on spine, gray color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 425 lightly browned pages. DJ glossy and colorfully designed beneath mylar, red and gray background, a color-illustration of characters in gilt borders on front, raised gilt author's name, black and gilt title. DJ has light tiny creases along edges. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. 1st Ptg.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Very Fine.

$28.00

Apostrophes & Apocalypses
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Apostrophes & Apocalypses

By Barnes, John

Tor Books, 1998. Smaller sturdy book, black covers, very bright purple lettering on spine, 349 pages. DJ has glue remnant at top front, tiny pin dents and light scratches too. DJ glossy white background, gray design behind title, an apostrophe design to front and spine top, black spine, praise from Poul Anderson, New York Times Review of Science Fiction and others. Near Very Good DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Good.

$14.00

Entropy Exhibition: Michael Moorcock and the British 'New Wave' in Science Fiction

By Greenland, Colin

London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1983. Sturdy book, quality black cloth, very bright silver lettering on spine, 244 pages. DJ has light crease along top front edge, tiny tear with very slight wear at top front spine indentation, microtear at top back edge, very light wear at top back edge at tip, crease at top back right. Near Very Good DJ/Very Fine book.. Cloth. Fine/Near Very Good.

$20.00

The Jaguar Hunter
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The Jaguar Hunter

By Shepard, Lucius

Four Walls Eight Windows, 2001. Larger, very thick, sturdy softcover, glossy wrappers with color-illustration of eyes amid foliage on front wrapper, 500 pages. Tiny tear to early end papers at pages' bottom edge, lightly browned edge of stain at top of long pages' edges, creases at spine bottom (publisher's defect?). Very Good.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$15.00

Full House: The Spread of Excellence from Plato to Darwin
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Full House: The Spread of Excellence from Plato to Darwin

By Gould, Stephen Jay

Harmony Books, 1996. Larger book, black covers, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 244 pages, charts and some illustrations throughout. DJ glossy with illustration of strange frogs, raised gilt author's name, praise on yellow center back from New York Times Book Review, Washington Post Book World. DJ and book, both As New.. 4th. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$11.00

The Writer's Guide to Creating a Science Fiction Universe
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The Writer's Guide to Creating a Science Fiction Universe

By Ochoa, George; Osier, Jeffrey

Writers Digest Books, 1993. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, glossy colorful covers, 314 pages. Book as new.. First Edition. Color-Illustrated Boards. As New.

$19.00

Kindred

By Butler, Octavia E.

Beacon Press, 2003. (Originally published, 1979) Trade paperback, glossy wrappers with photo of black quarters at bottom front wrapper, a color photo of young woman on front, praise from Harlan Ellison, on back from Walter Mosley, Washington Post Book World and others. 287 pages. Mint.. Trade Paperback. As New.

$19.00

Parable of the Sower

By Butler, Octavia E.

Grand Central Publishing, 2000. Trade paperback, glossy wrappers, black spine and back wrapper, a color-illustration of arm and back on front, 345 pages. Light wear along long spine right edge. Very Good.. Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$18.00

The Impossible Has Happened: The Life and Work of Gene Roddenberry, Creator of Star Trek

By Parkin, Lornce

Aurum Press, 2016. Trade paperback, glossy wrappers with bands of thin color like being beamed on front wrapper, spine and back wrapper, 390 pages. Very light surface wear at bottom front tip. Fine.. First Thus. Trade Paperback. Fine.

$19.00

Marsbound: a Novel
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Marsbound: a Novel

By Haldeman, Joe

Ace Books, 2008. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black covers, very bright silver lettering on spine, 296 pages, remainder mark on pages' bottom edge. DJ glossy beneath mylar with illustration of Earth's edge, stars and red space elevator on front, raised green author's name, red and white title, praise from Stephen King on front, more on back from New York Times Book Review, Peter Straub and others. DJ and book, both As New, except for remainder mark.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$37.00

Return From the Stars

By Lem, Stanislaw

Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1980. Sturdy book, purple cloth spine, black boards, gilt lettering and border very bright on spine, 247 stiffer pages. DJ glossy, colorfully designed with complex illustration on front, title and author's name in purple and silver, black spine and back, praise on back from Theodore Sotoaroff in New York Times Book Review, R.Z. Sheppard in Time and others. DJ has 1/2" tear at top front edge, nick at spine top left edge and top back edge, bottom back tip also. Good DJ/Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Good.

$11.00

Dune: Volume One of the Dune Saga

By Herbert, Frank

London: Victor Gollancz, 1984. (Originally published, 1966) Larger, thicker book, quality black cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 445 pages plus two-page spread showing detailed map. A light thin brown smudge inside front cover and adjacent end paper. DJ beneath mylar, a stunning color-illustration of desert at night with two blue moons on front, white spine, orange back. DJ has no price on inside front flap. Very Fine DJ/Near Fine book. . 4th Impression. Cloth. Very Good/Very Fine.

$99.00

Venus of Shadows: a Novel
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Venus of Shadows: a Novel

By Sargent, Pamela

Doubleday, 1988. Large, sturdy book, dark red cloth spine, purple boards, gilt lettering very bright on spine, dark yellow inside covers and adjacent end papers, 544 pages plus brief biographical note. DJ glossy beneath mylar, a color-illustration of woman in alien landscape on front, spine and back--stunning! A light crease at top of two early end pages. Very Fine DJ/Near Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.

$28.00

The Transmigration of Timothy Archer
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The Transmigration of Timothy Archer

By Dick, Philip K.

Timescape Books/Simon and Schuster, 1982. (1st edition, 1st printing) Sturdy book, black cloth spine, red boards, bright gilt lettering on spine, 255 crisp pages plus brief biographical note, a Simon and Schuster remainder mark at pages' bottom edge. Small pencil "x" on page 19. DJ glossy black beneath mylar, a gruesome color-illustration of face with religious hat and red cell-like structures around it on front, white back with photo of author. Very Fine DJ/Near Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.

$55.00

Star Wars, Episode 1: The Phantom Menace
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Star Wars, Episode 1: The Phantom Menace

By Brook, Terry; Lucas, George

The Ballantine Publishing Group, 1999. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black covers, very bright silver lettering on spine, 324 pages plus brief biographical notes. DJ glossy with close-up color-illustration o hooded red and black hunter on front, hooded jedi knight on back. DJ has very light surface wear to three tips. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Very Fine.

$21.00

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