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1 Immortals of Science Fiction
New York Mayflower Books 1981 083174880X / 9780831748807 First American Paperback Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
113 pgs. Interior very good: clean, bright, unwrinkled. Cover has creases and wrinkles, and small tears to base of spine. Edges are yellowed. "Biographies" of Susan Calvin, from Isaac Asimov's "I Robot"; the Illustrated Man, from Ray Bradbury's book of the same title; Slippery Jim Digriz, from Harry Harrison's "Stainless Steel Rat" series; Lewis Orne, from Frank Herbert's "The Godmakers"; Oscar Gordon, from Robert Heinlein's "Glory Road"; Beowulf Shaeffer, from Robert E. Howard's "Neutron Star"; Winston Smith, from George Orwell's "1984"; Winston Rumfoord from Kurt Vonnegut's "The Sirens of Titan"; and Howard Lester from Colin Wilson's "The Philosopher's Stone". Impressive, dynamic full-colour artwork throughout. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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2 "The Author of 'Mary Powell'" (Anne Manning) The Old Chelsea Bun-House: A Tale of the Last Century
London Arthur Hall, Virtue & Co. 1860 Second Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 16mo 
220 pp. + 24 pp. publisher's ads. Blindstamped maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering (bright on upper board, badly worn and faded on backstrip) are edgeworn, esp. at extremities of backstrip. Edges of text block are tinted. Prev. owner's name pencilled to front pastedown. Occasional foxing. Binding is sound throughout. Spine slightly canted. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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A Tale of Hate and Pity, Abdanath, Joshua
3 Abdanath, Joshua A Tale of Hate and Pity
London Phoenix House 1951 First Hard Cover Good Good Octavo 
254 pp. General and edgewear to price-clipped dw. Small hole and some rubbing to backstrip panel, the ends of which are chipped. Creasing and smudges to lower panel. Edgewear to unbumped brown cloth boards. Creasing to spine. Bookseller's sticker to front pastedown, some pencil marks to eps. Internally solidly bound with occasional splotches. 
Price: 32.00 AUD
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4 Achebe, Chinua A Man of the People
London Heinemann 1966 First Hard Cover Good + Good Octavo 
166 pp. General wear to unclipped dw, including discolouration and abrasion to the spine panel, obscuring parts of three or four letters. Edges of dw are chipped; short closed tear to top edge of upper panel. Foxing to upper edge of text block; faint scuffing to fore edge. Sticker residue to front pastedown. Internally clean and solidly bound. Small inked notation to title page. Publisher's review copy slip laid in (originally taped to front pastedown). 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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5 Alcott, Louisa May. Elaine Showalter, editor Alternative Alcott (American Women Writers Series)
New Brunswick, NJ Rutgers University Press 1992 0813512727 / 9780813512723 Third Printing Paperback Good + Octavo 
xlviii, 462 pp. Light general and edgewear; corners a little curled. Spine uncreased. Edges of text block slightly scuffed. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. "Brings together for the first time in a single volume a broad selection of Alcott's thrillers, satiricasl narratives, and feminist works." 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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6 Aldiss, Brian Earthworks
London New English Library 1974 Paperback Good+ 12mo - 6" - 7" Tall 
126pp. Spine, corners creased. Edges browning. Edgewear. 
Price: 6.00 AUD
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7 Allen, Paula Gunn, editor Voice of the Turtle: American Indian Literature 1900-1970
New York Ballantine Books / Random House 1994 0345375262 / 9780345375261 First Hard Cover Good + Good + Octavo 
xii, 319 pp. Creasing and edgewear to unclipped dj. Light edgewear to boards. Slight scuffing to upper edge of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Anthology. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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8 Allingham, Margery Take Two at Bedtime (Wanted: Someone Innocent, and Last Act)
London Heinemann 1965 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Duodecimo 
186 pp. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Faint tanning and a few tiny splotches to edges of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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9 Amadi, Elechi The Concubine
London Heinemann 1966 First Hard Cover Good + Very Good Octavo 
279 pp. General and edgewear to unclipped dw: chips, rubbing, creases. A little browning to edges of text block. Foxing to upper edge, faint splotches to fore edge, scuffing to lower edge. Internally clean and solidly bound. Publisher's review copy slip laid in. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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10 Amis, Martin London Fields
London Jonathan Cape 1989 0224026097 / 9780224026093 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
470 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is not clipped, has light wrinkling along upper edge and a little rubbing to back panel. Top edge of text block lightly sunned; small, faint splotching to fore-edge. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Disputed Crown, Anand, Valerie
11 Anand, Valerie The Disputed Crown
New York Scribners 1982 0684176297 / 9780684176291 First U.S. Hard Cover Very Good + Very Good + Octavo 
xx, 297 pp. Extremely light wear to upper edge of unclipped dw. Edges of text block lightly yellowed. Faint splotches to lower edge of text block. Internally bright, clean and tightly bound. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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The Norman Pretender, Anand, Valerie
12 Anand, Valerie The Norman Pretender
New York Scribners 1979 0684160994 / 9780684160993 First U.S. Hard Cover Good + Good + Octavo 
xiii, 410 pp. Light edgewear to unclipped dw. Bump to upper rear corner. A little scuffing and discolouration to edges of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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13 Ananta Toer, Pramoedya All That is Gone
New York Hyperion 2004 1401366635 / 9781401366636 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
ix, 253 pp. First printing. Boards and dustjacket with very light edgewear. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Star Wars - Darksaber, Anderson, Kevin J
14 Anderson, Kevin J Star Wars - Darksaber
New York Bantam Books 1995 0553099744 / 9780553099744 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo 
399 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dj. Edges of text block a little scuffed. Internally bright, unmarked, solidly bound. 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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Satan's World, Anderson, Poul
15 Anderson, Poul Satan's World
London Gollancz 1970 0575005920 / 9780575005921 First British Edition Hard Cover Good Good Octavo 
204 pp. Browning along upper edge of price-clipped dj. Lower front corner of boards (clean and square) is slightly bumped. A little discolouration and scuffing to edges of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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16 Anderson, Poul The Broken Sword (Fantasy Masterworks 32)
London Millennium / Victor Gollancz / Orion 2002 0575074256 / 9780575074255 First Thus Paperback Good + Duodecimo 
General and edgewear to glossy illustrated wraps. Spine square and uncreased. Some sunning and scuffing to edges of text block. Internally as new. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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17 Asimov, Isaac Opus. The Best of Isaac Asimov
London Grafton Books 1987 0586051287 / 9780586051283 Reprint Paperback Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall 
672 pp. Cover is worn and creased. Interior is clean and tightly bound. Contains Opus 100 and Opus 200. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Out of the Everywhere, Asimov, Isaac
18 Asimov, Isaac Out of the Everywhere
New York Doubleday 1990 0385262019 / 9780385262019 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Octavo 
238 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Corners of boards a little curled. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. "Thoughts on science from the master." A collection of essays that originally appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction 1987-1989. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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19 Auster, Paul Timbuktu
London Faber and Faber 1999 0571191975 / 9780571191970 First British Boards Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
186 pgs. DW protected, unclipped. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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20 Bain, F. W. The Ashes of a God: Translated from the Original Manuscript
London Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1919 Third Edition Hard Cover Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
xxii, 118 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected in archival mylar, is not clipped, but has sticker residue to front panel and edgewear including closed tears and considerable loss at extremities of backstrip panel. General wear to boards, including some bumping. Upper section of ffep has been cut away. Three or four passages in the text have been underlined in ink. Binding is solid. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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