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The Terror: A Novel

by Dan Simmons

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2009
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Near Fine
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3rd trade paperback printing
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9780316008075
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Little, Brown And Company, Boston, 2009. 3rd trade paperback printing. Condition: Near fine, very light edge and corner wear. The men on board the HMS Terror have every expectation of finding the Northwest Passage. But what they don't expect is a monstrous predator lurking behind the Arctic ice. When the expedition's leader, Sir John Franklin, meets a horrifying end, Captain Francis… Read more
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The Diamond Age

by Neal Stephenson

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Published
2014
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Fine
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First Edition
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Subterranean Press, Burton MI, 2014. First edition. Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket, Comes with a near fine slipcase which has light bumping at corners. Signed, numbered, and limited edition: number 326 of 500 copies. The Diamond Age: Or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer is a postcyberpunk novel by Neal Stephenson and a sort of follow up to Snow Crash. It… Read more
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Blackadder - Back and Forth

by Richard Curtis and Ben Elton

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Published
2000
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780140291353
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Penguin, London, 2000. First edition. Condition: Near fine, slight edge wear. Published exclusively for the Millennium Experience. Includes, the enitre script, over 89 photos, behind the scenes revelations, and other hilarious stuff like Blackadder's insult generator and stunning designs for Baldrick's Dome.
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The Holy Blood & The Holy Grail

by Michael Baigent, Richard Leigh, and Henry Lincoln

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Published
1996
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Very Good
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9780099682417
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Arrow Books, London, 1996. 23rd printing. Condition: Very good, edge wear and spine creases. A controversial study regarding the origins of Christianity, the Knights Templars, the Priory of Sion and their connections to the Grail legend.
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The System of the World

by Neal Stephenson

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Published
2004
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780060523879
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William Morrow, New York, 2004. First edition. Condition: Near fine, light edge wear on dust jacket, light bumping at corners. From the publisher: The System of the World, the third and concluding volume of Neal Stephenson's shelf-bending Baroque Cycle (Quicksilver and The Confusion), brings the epic historical saga to its thrilling - and truly awe-inspiring - conclusion.
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The Confusion

by Neal Stephenson

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Published
2004
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780060523862
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William Morrow & Company, New York, 2004. First edition. Condition: Near fine, dust jacket has slight edge wear, price sticker on rear cover, creasing along spine. Synopsis: In the year 1689, a cabal of Barbary galley slaves -- including one Jack Shaftoe, aka King of the Vagabonds, aka Half-Cocked Jack -- devises a daring plan to win freedom and fortune. A… Read more
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The Crystal City

by Orson Scott Card

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780312864835
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Tor, New York, 2003. First edition. Condition: Near fine, very light edge wear on dust jacket. From the publisher: Return to a magical America that might have been. The Tales of Alvin Maker Volume 6.
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The Black Throne

by Zelazny, Roger and Saberhagen, Fred

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Published
1990
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Near Fine
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Book Club Edition
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Baen, New York, 1990. Book club edition. Condition: Near fine, slight edge nicks and bumping at corners. From the publisher:The authors of the Amber and Berserker sagas now offer a fascinating alternate history of Edgar Allan Poe.
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The Last Full Measure

by Jack Campbell

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Published
2013
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Fine
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First
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9781596065680
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Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Very slight edge nicks at corners. Deluxe hardcover edition. In a transformed mid-nineteenth century America dominated by plantation owners and kept in line by Southern military forces, a mild-mannered academic from Main, Professor Joshua Chamberlain, stands accused of crimes against the nation. In court alongside him is Abraham Lincoln, whose fiery rhetoric brands him… Read more
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A Moveable Feast

by Hemingway, Ernest

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Published
1964
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Near Fine
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First
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Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Small pencil markings on inside first page, dust jacket has slight nicks and tears at edges, slight discoloration on back cover. More pictures available upon request. First printing: A-3.64 [H] Hemingway's somewhat fanciful tales of his early years as a writer in Paris.
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Heartfire (The Tales of Alvin Marker V)

by Orson Scott Card

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Published
1998
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Very Good+
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First Edition
ISBN
9780312850548
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Tor Books, New York, 1998. First edition thus. Condition: Near fine softcover, slight nicks at corners, light sunning at spine. Advance, uncorrected proof, for review purposes. More pictures available upon request. From the publisher: In this new episode of the Tales of Alvin Maker, Alvin's wife Peggy, whose knack is to read the heartfire of other people and know their futures,… Read more
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Other Seasons

by Neal; Jr. Barrett

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Published
2012
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781596064065
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Subterranean Press, Burton MI, 2012. First edition. Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Signed, limited, and numbered edition: Number 703 of 750 copies. From the publisher: Collects 28 stories in a variety of genres, from science fiction to alternate history to mystery.
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Rude Mechanicals

by Kage Baker

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Published
2007
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Fine
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9781596060876
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Subterranean Press, Burton MI, 2007. 2nd printing. Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. Deluxe hardcover edition. Second printing. From the publisher: A short novel of The Company. The year is 1934, the scene is a Wood Near Athens... temporarily relocated to the environs of the Hollywood Bowl, as German theater impresario Max Reinhardt attempts to stage his famous production of… Read more
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Drood: A Novel

by Dan Simmons

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Published
2009
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780316007023
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Little, Brown and Company, New York, 2009. First edition. Condition: Near fine in very good minus dust jacket. DJ has small creases and slight tear near spine. Drood is the name and nightmare that obsesses Charles Dickens for the last five years of his life. On June 9, 1865, Dickens and his mistress are secretly returning to London, when their express… Read more
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The Coldest War (Milkweed)

by Ian Tregillis

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Published
2012-07
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780765321510
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Tor, New York, 2012. First edition. Condition: Near Fine in near fine dust Jacket. First Edition. Very slight wear to corners. Volume two of the Milkweed tryptich.
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