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The Seedbearers

By: Timlett, Peter Valen

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1974-01-01

Seller ID: 039526

ISBN: 0553025708

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; Bantam T2570; Vardek the Butcher, Lord Commander of the Army vs. Khamadek, High Priest of the Temple of the SunThe future of mankind lay in the balance. Arrayed in battle formation were the forces of evil and the legions of good - men and supernatural powers locked in a war to the death. The High Priest was an old man, his powers waning fast. His weakness and vanity - coupled with the lust of Zesta, the High Priestess - had allowed the Temple to sink to a point where Vardek could openly defy the immense power of the priesthood. Out of his defiance would come total destruction.... View more info

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The Hobbit (Movie Tie-in Edition)

By: Tolkien, J.R.R.

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Del Rey: 2012-09-18

Seller ID: 039435

ISBN: 0345534832

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; Written for J.R.R. Tolkien?s own children, The Hobbit met with instant critical acclaim when it was first published in 1937. Now recognized as a timeless classic, this introduction to the hobbit Bilbo Baggins, the wizard Gandalf, Gollum, and the spectacular world of Middle-earth recounts of the adventures of a reluctant hero, a powerful and dangerous ring, and the cruel dragon Smaug the Magnificent. View more info

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Android Karenina (Quirk Classic)

By: Tolstoy, Leo; Winters, Ben; Smith, Eugene [Illustrator]; Garnett, Constance [Translator];

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Quirk Books: 2010-06-08

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028274

ISBN: 1594744602

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; As in the original novel, our story follows two relationships: the tragic adulterous romance of Anna Karenina and Count Alexei Vronsky, and the much more hopeful marriage of Konstantin Levin and Kitty Shcherbatskaya.These four, yearning for true love, live in a steampunk-inspired 19th century of mechanical butlers, extraterrestrial-worshiping cults, and airborne debutante balls. Their passions alone would be enough to consume them-but when a secret cabal of radical scientific revolutionaries launches an attack on Russian high society's high-tech lifestyle, our heroes... View more info

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Beyond the Barrier of Space

By: Torro, Pel

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Tower Books: 1968

Seller ID: kb008643

Condition: Good


154 pp; Tower 43-268; light spine crease, hinge crease, slight edge wear; Alien influences from beyond the space barrier threatened the world of men. The universe was at war - a war that could not be won or lost. All existing technologies were equal. The only hope for human life was an incredible substance - a chemical compound for the control of men's minds. If the formula fell into the wrong hands it would mean the end of all human independence and the beginning of a nighmare world of total control. View more info

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Twilight of the Basilisks

By: Transue, Jacob

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Berkley Science Fiction: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: KB004498

ISBN: 0425024768

Condition: Good


0425024768 hinge crease, spine creasing, some edge wear; Paperback Original 1973; ''A Berkley Science Fiction Discovery'' View more info

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The Wandering Variables

By: Trimble, Louis

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, D A W Books, Incorporated: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb004627

Condition: Good


hinge crease, light edge wear; [DAW Collector's #34] Dr. Tandy Venner was in irreplaceable asset to the Charter Worlds Union... so when she decided to take a mind-bending vacation with a Euphor Trek team, Jano Kegan was sent along to keep an eye on her. But to qualify for the safari across that mad planet, he too had to submit to the Trekkers' mental conditioning. What was not on the tour program was the unwritten sidetrack that their guide had planned for Tandy. What was not on the guide's secret detour was the planet's own out-of-bounds programming. And what was not on any of them was ... View more info

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Guardians of the Gate

By: Trimble, Louis; Trimble, Jaquelyn

Price: $3.99

Publisher: New York, Ace: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035921

ISBN: 0441305903

Condition: Very Good


edge wear; Two alien powers contended for that world. One, Eliff, had assumed the godlike identity; the other, Udrig, imprisoned beneath the polar icecap, was branded as the evil one - the would-be destroyer of the planet. Unknown to himself, Teron of Korv was the key to the conflict... View more info

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Warrener's Beastie: A Novel of the Deep

By: Trotter, William R.

Price: $6.49

Publisher: Basic Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: KB0001817

ISBN: 0786713283

Condition: Near Fine


In this magnificent modern rendering of a classic Norse myth, award-winning writer William Trotter transports the reader to faraway Vardinoy in the exotic Faeroe Islands, the remote Scandinavian locale that has bewitched Allen Warrener since his first and only visit there twenty years before. Now middle-aged, Allen decides that to revitalize his wearisome existence he must return to Vardinoy, the island that has haunted and inspired him for most of his life - and so wanders unwittingly into circumstances far more sinister, and potentially far more dangerous, than he ever could have supposed. A... View more info

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Ice & Iron

By: Tucker, Wilson

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1975-09-12

Seller ID: 039559

ISBN: 0345246608

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; The time might well be today in this intriguing science fiction tale in which the vagaries of weather open the door to an unknown civilization from the past?or is it the future?Across the globe a new ice age is encroaching. From Alberta to Ontario most of Canada is deserted, its people resettled in the southern United States and Mexico, while mile by mile, century by century, the glacier grinds down their former homes.Fisher Yann Highsmith is a scientist stationed, with a few colleagues, on the edge of the ice field, recording its relentless growth and the destruction of life ... View more info

Noninterference

By: Turtledove, Harry

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Del Rey: 1988

Seller ID: KB003737

ISBN: 0345343387

Condition: Good


0345343387 spine creasing, edge wear; When the Survey Service first came to Bilbeis IV, it found a planet inhabited by humanoid aliens just on the verge of civilization. Then, compassion overcame common sense, and David Ware did the one thing the Service prohibited - he interfered. Just a little. But when the Survey Service returned 1500 years later, it discovered just what David Ware's meddling had done. View more info

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Marching Through Peachtree

By: Turtledove, Harry

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Baen Books: 2003

Seller ID: kb009858

ISBN: 0743436091

Condition: Very Good


498 pages; edge wear; A terrible civil war was tearing apart the kingdom of Detina, a land which could no longer be half serf and half free. Thraxton the idiot had been relieved of command; which meant that the south faced a far more competent general: Joseph the Gamecock. And Joseph and his troops, with their deadly repeating crossbows and wizards wielding sorcerous lightning, were determined to hold Peachtree Province against the loyalist troops. Still, the very survival of Detina as one united realm was at stake, and King Avram's forces had no choice but to attack, no matter what the odds... View more info

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Between the Rivers

By: Turtledove, Harry

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Tor Fantasy: 1999

Seller ID: kb009878

ISBN: 0812545206

Condition: Good


408 pages; spine creasing, light edge wear; In an alternate Mesopotamia, the young merchant Sharur battles ghosts and demons, and barters with the gods in an attempt to marry a local girl. View more info

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The Misplaced Legion

By: Turtledove, Harry

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Del Rey: 1987-01-12

Seller ID: kb014307

ISBN: 0345330676

Condition: Good


323 pages; spine crease, light edge wear; As they faced one another in a duel of survival, the Roman tribune Marcus Scaurus held the spell-scribed sword of a Druid priest, and the Celtic chieftain Viridovix held a similar sword, bespelled by a rival Druid sorcerer. At the moment they touched, the two found themselves under a strange night sky where no stars were familiar and where Gaul and Rome were unknown. They were in an outpost of the embattled Empire of Videssos--in a world where magic and dark sorcery would test their skill and courage as no Roman legion had ever been tested before View more info

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Earthgrip

By: Turtledove, Harry

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Del Rey: 1991-11-13

Seller ID: 025286

ISBN: 0345372395

Condition: Very Good


264 pages; light edge wear; Jennifer Logan was young, gorgeous, and utterly devoted to teaching Middle English. But to qualify for any decent teaching position, she'd have to make her resume stand out. Since her specialty was science fiction, she wrangled a berth on a trading ship bound for the stars. Just one trip, she figured, then back to a nice, safe classroom. . . But Jennifer hadn't fully appreciated her own talent. She had a keen eye, a fresh perspective -- and all of science fiction to fall back on when the going got tough! View more info

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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Tor: 1991-05-15

Seller ID: 030450

ISBN: 0812504364

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; When A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court was published in 1889, Mark Twain was undergoing a series of personal and professional crises. Thus what began as a literary burlesque of British chivalry and culture grew into a disturbing satire of modern technology and social thought. The story of Hank Morgan, a nineteenth-century American who is accidentally returned to sixth-century England, is a powerful analysis of such issues as monarchy versus democracy and free will versus determinism, but it is also one of Twain's finest comic novels, still fresh and funny a... View more info

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Fusion Fire

By: Tyers, Kathy

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Spectra: 1988-10-01

Seller ID: 032080

ISBN: 0553274643

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear, spine taped; Exiled for disobedience, Lady Firebird escaped the terrible fate of her birth as an expendable Wastling and fought heroically to save her adopted world from destruction. Now bonded with her former enemy, the Sentinel Brennen Caldwell, she finds herself the bearer of an ancient and evil prophecy. View more info

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Shivering World

By: Tyers, Kathy

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Spectra: 1991-05-01

Seller ID: kb005133

ISBN: 0553290517

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear, tear on back cover; Dr. Graysha Brady-Phillips is suffering from a genetic disease that causes weakness and early death. When she is offered a position on planet Goddard, where the average life span exceeds 150 years, she leaps at the chance. The colonists' radical-and illegal-science just might be her only hope for a cure. Graysha must convince a group of paranoid rebel scientists to trust the daughter of their worst enemy, her mother. View more info

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Deepwater Dreams

By: Van Scyoc, Sydney J.

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Avon Books: 1991-05-01

Seller ID: 030230

ISBN: 0380760037

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear, faint hinge crease; On a distant world of water, she was the destiny of a race divided. View more info

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The Pawns of Null-A

By: van Vogt, A. E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Ace: 1956

Seller ID: 021266

Condition: Good


254 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Gilbert Gosseym, the null-A genius of the Earth-Venus war, never realized that this interplanetary struggle was but a border incident in a greater conflict until he was thrust onto the galactic battlefield as a mere pawn. But in picking Gosseyn as "expendable," those cosmic opponents unleashed forces they had never dreamed existed. One was the entrance of a powerful third party in the war. The second was the ability of certain pawns to foresee the future. Finally there was the secret of Gosseyn's original purpose - a secret which could decide t... View more info

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Future Glitter

By: Van Vogt, A. E.

Price: $2.49

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb008036

Condition: Good


216 pp; edge wear, some light soiling to white covers; "In a futuristic society the world lies under a dictatorship. The leading figures are scientists. But, they, too, are rigidly controlled in the uses to which their crafts and their living syles themselves must be applied. Inevitably, a scientist-staffed organization of rebels known as The Hills is formed. Yet this group, too, is suspected to be a tool of the dictatorship. But leading scientist Higenroth planned to turn the organization into a genuine one that would provide a viable, constructive opposition. He hoped to accompli... View more info