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THEY SHALL HAVE STARS

By: Blish, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Avon Books: 1967

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 4329

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Book 1 in the Cities in Flight series. 5th Printing. Publisher's glossy wraps. 12mo. 159 pp. Former owner's name on fep, else near fine. VERY GOOD. 2018 AD: the Cold Peace, worse even than the Cold War; the bureaucratic regimes which rule from Washington and Moscow are indistinguishable in their passion for total repression, but, in the West, a few dedicated individuals still struggle to find a way out of the trap of human history; behind the screen of official research their desperate project is nearing completion; then Colonel Paige Russell, back from deep space with some soil samples... View more info

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THE STAR DWELLERS

By: Blish, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Avon Books: 1982

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 4368

ISBN: 0380579766

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


1st Printing. Publisher's glossy pictorial wraps. 12mo 109 pp. This is a new, unread copy, former owner's initials on fep, else fine. FINE. The story of a cadet in intersteller diplomatic corp and his meeting with the strangest sentients humanity had found as of that date. The inhabitants of terra nicknamed them "angels". One man has to negotiate a treaty with these exquisitely beautiful, fiery and intelligent creatures over four million years old, and the treaty could mean the life or death of humankind. This is a new, unread copy, former owner's initials on fep, else fine.. Mas... View more info

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JACK OF EAGLES

By: Blish, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Avon Books: 1968

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 4370

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


3rd Printing. Publisher's glossy pictorial wraps. 12mo. 176 pp. Former owner's initials on fep, else near fine. VERY GOOD. A work of science fiction that focuses on the extraordinary character Danny Caiden, endowed with powers of telepathy and clairvoyance, who is being monitored by the FBI. A classic of the sci-fi genre by the author of the legendary four-volume masterwork, Cities in Flight. The author's first book. [Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-46]. . Mass Market Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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A LIFE FOR THE STARS

By: Blish, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Avon Books: 1966

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 4371

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Book 2 of the Cities in Flight series. 3rd Printing. Publisher's glossy pictorial wraps. 12mo. 143 pp. Former owner's initials on fep, else very good. GOOD. The second book of the Cities in Flight tetralogy. [Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 3-22][Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 358-62]. . Mass Market Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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THE TRIUMPH OF TIME

By: Blish, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Avon Books: 1966

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 4372

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Book 4 in the Cities in Flight series. 3rd Printing. Publisher's glossy pictorial wraps. 12mo. 158 pp. Former owner's initials on fep, else very good. GOOD. By internal chronology, the fourth book of the Cities in Flight series. Issued later in Britain as A Clash of Cymbals (1959) [Barron AW, 3-4][. Presents the breathtaking climax of the series about cities in space (made possible by the 'Spindizzy' anti-gravity device) - [Pringle Ultimate SF, 387-8]. . Mass Market Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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The Night Shapes

By: Blish, James

Price: $4.95

Publisher: NY, Ballantine Books: 1962

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 6758

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. 12mo. 125, (3) pp. Former owner's name on fep, paper tanning but supple, else fine. An original Ballantine Science Fiction Novel. [Ballantine F-647].. Mass Market Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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THE DUPLICATED MAN

By: Blish, James and Robert Lowndes

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Airmont Publishing Company: 1964

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 4424

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


2nd Printing. Publisher's glossy pictorial wraps. 12mo. 128 pp. [Airmont #SF8]. This is an unmarked copy, minor staining on outside edges only, else near fine. VERY GOOD. There was no peace on Earth, even though the Earth countries were at peace--the malcontents who had fled to the caves of Venus constantly bombarded Earth whenever the two planets were close enough. Paul Danto was a member of a subversive political party which had an answer: make peace with Venus. But the only way to peace was through the overthrow of Security. And Danton had found the one weapon which would make Security... View more info

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Three for Tomorrow Three Original Novellas of Science Fiction

By: Silverberg, Robert; Roger Zelazny and James Blish

Price: $4.95

Publisher: NY, Dell Publishing Company: 1970

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 4463

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Stated 1st Printing. Publisher's glossy pictorial wraps. 12mo. 188, (2) pp. Introduction by Arthur C. Clarke. Former owner's initials on fep, else fine. NEAR FINE. Three great sci-fi works, including How it Was When the Past Went Away by Robert Silverberg, The Eve of Rumoko by Roger Zelazny, and We All Die Naked by James Blish. [Dell #8863]. . Mass Market Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info