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Earthworks

By Aldiss, Brian W.

Garden City NY: Doubleday, 1966. Book. Very Good. Cloth. Book Club. 8vo -- 8.5 In. Tall. 154 pp. Light toning, no marks, small tear to dj on spine. A prisoner confronts the choice of whether to start a nuclear war in hopes of bringing about a better world than the overpopulated one he inhabits. Author is a leading UK science fiction writer..

$3.80

The Memory of Earth

By Card, Orson Scott

NY: Tor (Tom Doherty Associates), 1992. Book. Very Good +. Cloth & Boards. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 294 pp. Slight rubbing of corners. Very clean, no markings. A tale about the town of Basillica on the planet Harmony..

$4.28

I. Asimov: A Memoir

By Asimov, Isaac

New York: Doubleday, 1994. Book. Very Good. Cloth & Boards. 652. pp., includes bilbiography of Asimov's extensive output. Size: 8vo -.

$4.28

Nemesis
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Nemesis

By Asimov, Isaac

Garden City , N.Y: Doubleday, 1989. Book. Good +. Cloth & Boards. 364 pp. Some brownish stains on textblock edges, and inside of top edge of jacket. Text clean. Sticker traces on jacket. Copyright page states "First Edition -- BG" Colored endpapers. No markings. Size: 8vo -- 9.75 in Tall.

$4.28

Underground City or The Child Of the Cavern

By Verne, Jules

Chicago: John C. Winston Co. Book. Very Good. Pebbled Leather-like Cloth. Reprint.. 246 pp. pebbled dark green leatherlike cloth, with red titling, borders and acorn decorations. Colored pastedown on front board showing peasants walking toward a city. One-inch slit in darkened spine cloth. A few whitish rubbed dots on rear board, rubbing along rear spine corner, corners bumped, end papers foxed, textblock clean. Binding strong. No markings. No publication date for the reprint, likely circa 1920. Photos supplied upon request. Size: 8vo -- 7.5 In Tall.

$38.00

Queen of Angels

By Bear, Greg

NY: Warner Books, 1990. Book. Near Fine. Cloth & Boards. BCE.. 420 pp. Close to new, no markings. Eight students are found dead in the poet's L.A. apartment in 2047, when mental health has become a national obsession. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in Tall.

$3.80

Gentlemen: You are Mad!

By Noyes, Pierrepont B.

NY: Baxter Freres, 1946. Book. Very Good. Cloth. Reprint.. 245 pp. Some scuffing near top edge of front cover. Rear panel of dj has water damage and is stuck to rear cover. Text is clean. Previous owner's name in ink on front endpaper. A novel about a mythical civilization destroyed by nuclear power. Originally published in 1927 as The Pallid Giant. Author was an advocate of the League of Nations. Size: 8vo -- 7.75 In. Tall.

$15.20

Underground City, or The Child of the Cavern

By Vesey-Fitzgerald, Brian, et. Al.

Chicago: John C. Winston Co. Book. Very Good. Embossed Cloth. Reprint.. 246 pp. Translated by W.H.G. Kingston. Dark green cover embossed with red acorns and titling, and pastedown sticker illustration showing people walking along a village lane. No publication date, possibly circa 1930. Novel was first published in France in 1877. Tale of a man who discovers a family living in a Scottish mine. Corners bumped, moderate foxing on endpapers. Text clean. Binding firm. Cloth on upper spine has a 2-inch slit. No jacket. Size: 8vo.

$23.75

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

By Verne, Jules

Chicago: W. B. Conkey Book. Fair. Cloth. 349 pp. in brown cloth with faded gilt titling on spine. Dimed-sized rubbed spot and moderate scuffing along right side of front cover. Cover detached from spine, but rear joint still holding. Title pages laid in Moderate toning to text. No publication date listed. Size: 8vo -- 7.5 In Tall.

$5.70

Under the Dome
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Under the Dome

By King, Stephen

NY: Scribner, 2009. Book. Near Fine. Boards. Likely BCE.. 1074 pp. Unread, lightly bumped on spine edges. Binding square and strong. Text clean. DJ slightly crinklled at top of spine. Likely an early book club edition -- no number string or retail price. A story about a town in Maine getting cut off from the rest of the world by an invisible force-field dome, and how its traditions of self-government and neighborliness get stressed. Became basis for a CBS TV series. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in.

$12.35

Hector Servadac, or The Career of a Comet

By Verne, Jules

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1908. Book. Very Good. Cloth. Reprint.. 370 pp. Nearly 100 full page b&w illustrations. Dark red cloth with decorative scrollwork bands across top of cover and near bottom quarter of cover. "Servadac" in cover title is smudged as is bottom scrollwork. A few faint whitish spots on rear cover. Spine faded but gilt design still visible. Hinges cracked but textblock still attached to binding. Text on quality coated paper clean and still fairly bright. Faint foxing on endpapers. Rubbing of spine edges. Reprint of Verne's adventure yarn about a comet that clips Earth and takes Hector, his sidekick Ben and others on a space voyage. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in..

$38.00

Tour of The World in Eighty Days

By Verne, Jules

NY: A.L. Burt Book. Very Good. Cloth. Later Printing -- Home Library.. 316 pp. Front hinge starting, binding still fairly firm. Light slant. Some fading to maroon spine. Frontispiece shows "Passepartout meets old natives." Part of The Home Library series. Not dated; estimated 1910-20. Text clean, still fairly bright., no foxing except on endpapers. Size: 8vo -- 7.5 In Tall.

$11.40

Five Weeks in a Balloon

By Verne, Jules

London: George Routledge & Sons Book. Good. Cloth. Later Printing.. 249 pp., plus 4 pp. of advertising matter at rear. No publication date but likely circa 1920. Grey green cover with stamped art nouveau design -- oval shape encompassing a villa, flanked by two torches, additional torch design on spine. Light rubbing on lower spine. Text heavily toned especially on outer margin, but clean, title page detached, laid in. Frontispiece showing two men hanging onto a hot-air balloon. A later edition of Verne's first novel, an adventure story of exploration in Africa. Size: 12mo -- 7.5 In Tall.

$19.00

Stranded

By Grae, Camarin

Tallahassee: NAIAD Press, 1991. Book. Good. Trade Papeback. First Paperback Edition.. 307 pp. Lightly used, rippled, corner crease on rear cover. Text clean.Spine crease. Tale of Jenna, an alien searching for friends on Earth, who is aided by 2 lesbians in a fight against a theocracy. Size: 8vo - 8.5 In Tall.

$2.38

Frankenstein

By Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft

Franklin, Tenn.: Dalmatian Press Classics, 2010. Book. Illus. by Slavati, Jim. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Reprint.. Almost new. Light rubbing to spine edges, light diagonal creases on front cover. Thumbed. Text clean. An attractive modern reprint of the 1818 edition of the horror classic written by Mary Shelley when she was just 26. It is classified by many as a pioneering work of science fiction. The Jim Saltvati painting used for a cover illustration shows a detail of the monster's stapled face shedding a tear. Size: 8vo --.

$5.70

The Desert of Ice, or The Further Adventures of Captain Hatteras

By Verne, Jules

Philadelphia: Porter and Coates, 1880. Book. Illus. by Riou, Edouard. Very Good. Alta Edition, Later Printing.. Corners bumped, spine edges rubbed. Dark red cover embossed with leaf design and "Alta Edition" boxed in center of the design. 206 pp. Front hinge starting. Rear hinge severed but sewn binding intact, 4 separated rear endpaper pages laid in. 126 illustrations by Riou, 52 of them full page. Four discolored spots on rear cover. Copyright page says 1874; estimated publishing date 1880. English language, translator not identified. Part 2 of an adventure tale about an expedition trying to reach the North Pole. Size: 8vo.

$33.25

Dreams and Swords

By Forrest, Katherine V.

Tallahassee FL.: NAIAD, 1987. Book. Very Good +. Trade Paperback. First Edition.. 179 pp. Nearly new, no markings in text. Small dot on front cover. Slight rubbing on spine edge. Slight thumbing of cover corners. Anthology of 10 lesbian-themed science fiction stories, including "Oh Captain My Captain" and "Jessie" a Kate Delafield story. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In Tall.

$5.70

The Gods Themselves

By Asimov, Isaac

Greenwich, Conn.: Fawcett Crest, 1972. Book. Very Good. Mass Market Paperback. 12mo -- 7 in Tall. 288 pp. Spine uncreased, corners lightly rubbed. No markings in text, light toning. Binding firm. It's the year 2100, aliens are neighbors to Earth, and the discovery of unlimited energy poses a major threat..

$2.85

A Triumph of Souls
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A Triumph of Souls

By Foster, Alan Dean

New York: Warner Books, 2000. Remainder. Fine. Cloth & Boards. 1st Printing. 8vo -- 9.25 in Tall. Price sticker remains on dj corner. Remainder slash mark on bottom edge. No other markings. Book 3 in the Journeys of the Catechist series. A herdsman takes a perilous voyage, encountering various monsters..

$4.75

Mutineer's Moon
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Mutineer's Moon

By Weber, David

NY: Baen Books, 1996. Book. Very Good +. Mass Market Paperback. 3rd Printing. 12mo-- 6.75 in Tall. 315 pp. No spine creasing, light wear, still nearly new. No markings. Cover art by Paul Alexander. Sci-fi tale about a thinking battleship that stranded its passengers on prehistoric Earth..

$3.33

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