Books For Sale - September 2016
Author Title Edition Condition Price Details
Mercedes Lackey Aerie DAW 2006 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''The young man known as Kiron had escaped imprisonment... on the back of Avatre - the scarlet dragon he had hand-raised from the egg. He had crossed the vast desert, carrying with him one of the greatest treasures of his world: the key to taming dragons... '' Book Four of The Dragon Jousters
Mercedes Lackey Brightly Burning Daw 2000 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and lower edge of front board slightly faded else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Valdemar - at a time when this magical kingdom faces war with its most powerful enemy... a young man emerges who has abilities never seen before - a Gift so terrifying that even the Heralds... fear him... ''
Mercedes Lackey Changes Collegium Chronicles Book Three Daw 2011 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and black felt pen remainder line across lower page edges else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Mags was a Herald Trainee in the brand new Heraldic Collegium in Haven, Valdemar's capital… his background of unimaginable poverty... set him apart... he had found his own special group of friends... there were mysterious agents in the city... who sought to bring down the kingdom... '' Following Foundation and Intrigues
Mercedes Lackey Four & Twenty Blackbirds Bardic Voices Book IV Baen 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket, with a short tear at the top of the rear fold. £5.00 ''A magical murderer is loose in Alanda. The victims are always women, always lower class, and the weapon is always a three-sided stiletto, most often found among Church regalia. But the killers are never Churchmen and they commit suicide immediately after the bloody deed... only one small piece of a bigger and much nastier puzzle... ''
Mercedes Lackey Phoenix and Ashes The Elemental Masters, Book Three Daw 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Eleanor was forced to endure a painful and frightening ritual... during which the smallest finger of her left hand was severed and buried... For her stepmother was an Elemental Master of Earth... not just an ordinary Master - a Master who practised the darker blood-fuelled arts... ''
Mercedes Lackey Spirits White As Lightning Baen 2001 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed and creased, Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Can Eric stop Aerune's latest plan? Only if he finds out about it... but between babysitting a visiting Healer, training a banjo-playing Bard... dealing with a dragon... Eric's got his hands full. Saving the world's never been more necessary - or come at a higher price.''
Mercedes Lackey The Eagle & The Nightingales Bardic Voices Book III Baen 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a touch of erosion at the upper tip of the rear fold. £7.50 ''... the Church is becoming ever more overtly hostile to non-human sentients... Nightingale will join forces with T'tyrr, a birdman with the visage of a raptor and the voice of an angelic choir... the Eagle and the Nightingale will... become if not quite lovers then far more than friends... ''
Mercedes Lackey The Fire Rose Baen 1995 First Edition First Printing (Second State Dust Jacket) Slightly bumped at base of spine and lower rear corner else Fine book in like Dust Jacket £5.00 ''Rosalind Hawkins is a medieval scholar from a fine family in Chicago. Unfortunately, her professor father has speculated away the family money and died, leaving young Rosalind with no fortune and no future. Desolate with grief, forced to cut her education short, she agrees to go West to take a job as a governess to a wealthy man... ''
Mercedes Lackey The Gates of Sleep Daw 2002 First Edition First Printing (Note: Copyright Page shows 2001 erroneously) Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a touch of wear at the upper fold tips £5.00 ''... Marina... seventeen years... fostered... ward of three bohemian artists in turn-of-the-century England... a free thinker... she and her foster parents were Elemental Masters of magic... learning to control her growing powers... a fledgling Water Master of enormous potential... '' Book 2 of The Elemental Masters
Mercedes Lackey The Mage Winds Trilogy Millennium 1994-6 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously hree Volumes) Bruised at top and/or base of spine and a couple of corners else Fine copies in like, unpriced, Dust Jacket. £20.00 ''An'desha is recovering from possession by a great evil... Karal is sixteen, an inexperienced envoy... are at the heart of a whirlwind - Valdemar... a place full of colour and turbulence... on the western horizon, the true storm, one that hearkens from displaced time, is growing... ''
Mercedes Lackey The Outstretched Shadow The Obsidian Trilogy: Book One Tor 2003 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in Dust Jacket with 25mm tear at top of rear fold and small spot of wear at the top of the front fold. £7.50 ''Kellen Tavdon, son of the Arch-Mage Lycaedon, thought he knew the way the world worked... Then he found the forbidden Books of Wild Magic... Banished, with the Outlaw Hunt on his heels, Kellen invokes Wild Magic... '' Scarce
Mercedes Lackey The Phoenix Unchained Book One of The Enduring Flame Tor 2007 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a touch of wear at the base of the front fold. £5.00 ''...For a thousand years... the world has known peace... the world is Balanced between Light and Dark. When Bisochim, a Wild Mage... finds that the Balance has shifted too far toward the Light, he knows he has discovered his life's mission - he will return Darkness to the world... ''
Mercedes Lackey The Robin And The Kestrel Bardic Voices Book II Baen 1993 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and one page top edge slightly bumped (and with a short tear) else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Together, the Robin, the Kestrel and the Ghost will foil a plot to drive all music forever from the state of Gradford - and from the rest of the land, too... But first the Robin and the Kestrel must tame the killer Ghost.''
Mercedes Lackey The Serpent's Shadow Daw 2001 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and lower front corner else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, slightly rubbed along top edge of front panel £5.00 ''... her mother was a sorceress - a former priestess of the mystical magics fuelled by the powerful and fearsome pantheon of Indian gods... 'Yours is the magic of your father's blood, not mine... ' ... But Maya knew that she could not hide forever from the vindictive power which had murdered her parents... '' The Elemental Masters, Book One.
Mercedes Lackey The Shadow of the Lion Baen 2002 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top (and with a short cloth tear) and bruised at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, slightly worn at the tops of the folds. £7.50 ''... 1537. The great winged lion stares over a Venice where magic thrives. The rich Venetian Republic is a bastion of independence and tolerance. Perhaps for that reason, it is also corrupt, and rotten with intrigue... Chernobog, demon-lord of the North... is shifting his pawns... to cut into the under-belly of the Holy Roman Empire... ''
Mercedes Lackey The Silver Gryphon Daw 1996 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and small triangle of paper at the tip of the top front corner missing else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket. £5.00 The third book in the Valdemar : Mage Wars fantasy series. ''the heroic Black Gryphon, legend of the Mage Wars, is now more the elder statesman than the conquering avenger. His twin sons, however, are more than keen to take on their father's legendary mantle, but their eagerness to enter the political arena pits them against horrific remnants of the Wars''
Mercedes Lackey This Rough Magic Baen 2003 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and top page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the tips of the front fold £5.00 ''Corfu in the sixteenth century. Key to Asia. Repository of a magic older than history itself. No wonder the demon Chernobog must possess the island - for with it in his grasp, Chernobog can finally crush Venice and defeat his immortal enemy... Now all hope depends on the derring-do of the small band of heroes who fought against the demon before... ''
Mercedes Lackey To Light A Candle The Obsidian Trilogy, Book Two Tor 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... the Demon Queen sends her forces against her human and elven enemies... young Kellen... joins the Elves' war council... ''
Mercedes Lackey When Darkness Falls The Obsidian Trilogy Book 3 Baen 2006 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... In the midst of war, the Elves and their magical companions must find a way to shatter the Demon's hold of the human olden City of the Bells. Without High Magick, the forces of Light will be destroyed... ''
Claude Lalumiere Objects of Worship ChiZine Publications 2009 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Page edges lightly browned else Fine Book Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page £4.00 ''Twelve strange, eerie, sensual stories by a bold new voice... Capricious gods rule a world of women. Zombies breed human cattle. The son of a superhero must decide between his heritage and his religion. Young lovers worship a primordial spider god. The apocalyptic rebirth of the god of the elephants... ''
Harold Lamb Charlemagne The Legend and the Man Hale 1955 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bumped at top and bruised at base of spine, and page edges a little age-browned else Fine book in slightly worn and rubbed Dust Jacket with the spine panel a little faded and a short (2.5 mm) tear at the top of the spine panel.. £15.00 ''His name was Charles Those who hated him as a youth dubbed him the Churl. Generations after he died people remembered him as a great man... both Charles the man and Charles the Holy Roman Emperor are brought vividly to life... the man who eventually brought the entire Western world under absolute control and saw his rule sanctified... '' Scarce.
L. Jagi Lamplighter Prospero Regained Tor 2011 First Edition First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Promotional News Sheet £10.00 ''More than five centuries have passed since William Shakespeare shined the light of fame and infamy on Prospero, the sorcerer of Milan on whose island of exile the Bard set The Tempest. For long years his daughter, Miranda, eldest and most renowned of the old man's children, has run the family business, Prospero, Inc... '' Sequel to Prospero's Daughter
Margo Lanagan Black Juice Gollancz 2006 First Edition in the UK & Thus First Printing (2005 World Fantasy Award Winner) Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''And through the silence comes something immense and leisurely, that sheds the filth of heaven from its dusty wings... Whatever it is, it comes for all of us, ant or angel, lost child in the forest or lady and lord of manners. Tonight it's come for my nan, and it gathers her up out of the thing that was her self... '' Eleven powerful stories... Adds one story: The Point of Roses
Margo Lanagan Black Juice Eos 2006 First Edition in the US and First Hardback Edition First Printing (2005 World Fantasy Award Winner) Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges slightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 Ten powerful stories: Singing My Sister Down; My Lord's Man; Red Nose Day; Sweet Pippit; House of the Many; Wooden Bride; Earthly Uses; Perpetual Light; Yowlinin; Rite of Spring
Sterling E. Lanier Hiero's Journey Sidgwick & Jackson 1975 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges slightly marked and lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly worn and eroded Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Per Hiero Desteen, priest, telepath and trained killer, is a man sent on a dubious mission - a search for the lost powers of the ancients. There's a giant deer, a bear that thinks and - a girl. On the side of evil are a pack of wizards, all mental adepts, and their friends... monster rats... giant ape-like creatures and others... some of them results of radiation-induced mutation... ''
Joe R. Lansdale (Also as M. Dean Bayer; Jack Buchanan; Mark Simmons & Ray Slater) Act Of Love Kinnell 1989 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''... the story of the 'Houston Hacker' and how a peaceful city was terrorised by an insane and sadistic murderer. It is recounted from the point of view of the detective in charge of the investigation and tells how the policeman's own family became intimately involved in the gradual unravelling of a painstaking piece of deductive policework... ''
Joe R. Lansdale (Also as M. Dean Bayer; Jack Buchanan; Mark Simmons & Ray Slater) By Bizarre Hands Ziesing 1989 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and top corners and page edges a little marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 Introduction by Lou Shiner and 16 stories: Fish Night; The Pit; Duck Hunt; By Bizarre Hands; The Steel Valentine; I Tell You It's Love; Letter From The South, Two Moons West of Nacogdoches; Boys Will Be Boys; The Fat Man and the Elephant; Hell Through a Windshield and six others
Joe R. Lansdale (Also as M. Dean Bayer; Jack Buchanan; Mark Simmons & Ray Slater) Cold In July Ziesing 1990 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and lower rear corner else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a short crease in the front flap Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page £12.50 ''Having killed in self-defence is not an easy thing for a man to have on his conscience... without also having to deal with the dead man's father, a murderous ex-con determined to avenge the shooting... That they've both been misled and manipulated soon becomes apparent, making them awkward allies... ''
Joe R. Lansdale Sunset and Sawdust Weidenfeld & Nicholson 2004 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised and slightly rubbed at top and base of spine else Fine Uncorrected Proof. £7.50 ''When the local constable at a sawmill camp in Texas is shot dead, his widow Sunset finds herself stepping into his shoes to investigate a bizarre double murder. Most of the townsfolk object to her wearing Pete's badge and gun: some because this is the 1930s... others because it was Sunset who blew off Pete's head in the first place... ''
Joe R. Lansdale Sunset and Sawdust Weidenfeld & Nicholson 2004 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''When the local constable at a sawmill camp in Texas is shot dead, his widow Sunset finds herself stepping into his shoes to investigate a bizarre double murder. Most of the townsfolk object to her wearing Pete's badge and gun: some because this is the 1930s... others because it was Sunset who blew off Pete's head in the first place... ''
Joe R. Lansdale Tarzan The Lost Adventure Dark Horse Books 1995 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at the base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Dean Williams, Studley O.P. Burroughs, Gary Gianni, Michael Kaluta, Monty Sheldon, Charles Vess & Thomas Yeates £15.00 ''As Tarzan guides a beautiful woman and her archaeologist father to the remote, mythical city of Ur, he must contend with an outlaw safari that hopes to reach the same destination... first. Along the way Tarzan, and the faithful lion Jad-bal-ja battle with a host of wild jungle beasts and face a final, horrifying confrontation... ''
Joe R. Lansdale Texas Night Riders Subterranean Press 1997 First US Hardback Edition First Printing & Thus Limited State Signed by the Author No 467/500 Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed as by Ray Slater £25.00 ''... plenty of two-gun action, fast riding, and the mythology of the Western hero... if you want a galloping read and no headaches in the morning... Slap on your chaps and six-guns, get out that stick horse, give a wild Rebel yell, and ride... '' With a new introduction by the author.
Stephen Lawhead The Black Rood Voyager 2000 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... Following the Great Crusade, Murdo Ranulfsson has returned to Scotland... Murdo's brother suddenly reappears, with word that the holy cross of the crucifixion - the Black Rood... is in the possession of the Knights Templar... Duncan determines to journey to Jerusalem and retrieve the Black Rood... ''
Mark Lawrence Prince of Fools Book One of The Red Queen's War HarperVoyager 2014 First Edition in the UK First Printing Fine book in lightly creased Dust Jacket £10.00 ''The Red Queen is ancient but the kings of the Broken Empire fear her as no other. Her grandson... Prince Jalan pursues his many debauched pleasures. Until he gets entangled with Snorri... a huge Norse axeman, and dragged against his will to the icy north... they are all pieces in a board... that may be being played in the long, secret war the Red Queen has waged... ''
Richard Laymon (Also as Richard Kelly) Endless Night Headline 1993 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges browning else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket with a hint of rubbing at the tips of the folds. £7.50 ''Judy Fargo is a cop's daughter, sweet sixteen but tougher than she looks. She's sleeping over at her friend Evelyn's house when the killers break in... ''
Richard Laymon One Rainy Night Headline 1991 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a short crease in the rear flap. £10.00 ''The water drops like a shroud on the town of Bixby. Warm, viscous and unnatural, it coats the inhabitants in an unending torrent - and turns them into crazy, hate-filled maniacs... ''
Richard Laymon The Lake Headline 2004 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''... Deana has no knowledge of her mother's troubled past... But that summer at the lake casts a long shadow. And when the horrors of the past meet the perils of the present, both mother and daughter are plunged into a nightmare of blood and terror from which there is no escape.''
Ursula K. Le Guin A Fisherman Of The Inland Sea Science Fiction Stories Gollancz 1996 First Edition in the UK First Printing Page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... a far-reaching catalogue of wonders... illuminate the earth on which ordinary men and women live. Astonishing in their diversity and power, her stories exhibit both the artistry of a major writer at the height of her powers and the humanity of a mature artist confronting the world with her gift of wonder still intact.''
Ursula K. Le Guin Four Ways To Forgiveness Gollancz 1996 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''A stunning new collection of four linked novellas set in the Hainish universe of The Left Hand of Darkness by one of science fiction's most highly honoured and respected writers... ''
Ursula K. Le Guin Rocannon's World Gollancz 1979 First Edition in the UK First Printing Small bump to lower edge of front board and one page corner/edge creased else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with the price overstickered by the Publisher. £7.50 ''... Marooned among the humanoid aliens of this world - the cave dwelling Gdemiar, the elvish Fiia and the warrior Liuar - Rocannon must find a way of preventing the invaders from exploiting Fomalhaut II or enslaving its inhabitants... ''
Ursula K. Le Guin Searoad Chronicles of Klatsand HarperCollins 1991 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''In her first completely mainstream book of fiction, Ursula K. Le Guin... demonstrates why she is a major American novelist in any category.''
Ursula K. Le Guin The Telling Harcourt 2000 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... the latest novel in the Hainish cycle... a reflection on the conflict of politics and religion in our modern world, and the story of a spiritual journey through a landscape that is at once very strange and very familiar.''
Tim Lebbon Coldbrook Corsair - Constable & Robinson 2010 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Front cover edges slightly rough-cut else Fine card covered paper booklet £5.00 59pp Sampler/Teaser for forthcoming novel - ''The end of the world is only the beginning'' An unedited, early version of the final text...
Sharon Lee Balance of Trade A Liaden Universe Novel Meisha Merlin 2004 First Edition First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Authors on the Title Page £7.50 ''... good old-fashioned coming-of-age space opera in the tradition of Heinlein and Norton... how an ordinary Terran became the pivot point in galactic clash of cultures... how the more he tried to be just like his father, the less the universe seemed inclined to help... ''
Sharon Lee Carousel Tides Baen 2010 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Fore-edge of rear cover lightly creased and page edges lightly browned else Fine Book £5.00 ''... pulls you into the chill foggy reality of peeling-paint sand-grit coastal Maine outside of tourist season... the hidden world lurking in shadows... where Black Dogs hunt the night and selkies toss unpleasant truths over their shoulders... one of the spookiest carousels this side of Ray Bradbury... ''
Sharon Lee Certain Symmetry Adventures in the Liaden Universe #4 SRM 2000 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Fine A5 centre-stapled booklet Signed by the Authors on the Title Page £7.50 The Wine of Memory & Certain Symmetry
Sharon Lee Changeling Adventures in the Liaden Universe #6 SRM 2001 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Fine A5 centre-stapled booklet Signed by the Authors on the Title Page £7.50 ''... features the collision of two off-world Liaden Clans - one rich and influential, one borderline respectable - after the contract marriage between two young and promising pilots results in an unforeseen disaster for both of them... ''
Sharon Lee Crystal Dragon Book Two of the Great Migration Duology Meisha Merlin 2006 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & slightly bumped & rubbed at base of spine & page edges a little marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''You can't go home again... when home is a conspiracy that's been discovered and destroyed?... means working for the destroyers of galaxies?... is a spaceship that's calling out to the enemy?... and how do you fight an Enemy whose major form of attack is the de-crystallisation of everything around itself?... '' Sequel to Crystal Soldier
Sharon Lee Dragon Ship A New Liaden Universe Novel Baen 2012 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Authors on a Pre-lim Page £10.00 ''First Class courier pilot Theo Waitley was already known as a nexus of violence - and then she inherited the precarious captaincy of a mysterious self-aware ship... Now she has a trade route to run for Clan Korval while she convinces the... ghost ship Bechino - and herself - that she wants to commit herself as the human side to their... symbiosis... '' Sequel to Ghost Ship
Sharon Lee Duainfey Baen 2008 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and lower edge of rear board else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Rebecca's life seems set... when Altimere, a Fey, appears and uses his 'small power' to show her two futures... abused and neglected as the dutiful wife... dressed and bejeweled like a princess... Unfortunately Altimere has an agenda of his own... Rebecca becomes an ignorant and unwitting pawn in a complex game to depose the Fey Queen... ''
Sharon Lee Duty Bound Adventures in the Liaden Universe #7 SRM 2001 First Edition Ninth Printing (Paper) Fine A5 centre-stapled booklet Signed by the Authors on the Title Page £7.50 Pilot of Korval; Breath's Duty; An Incomplete Liaden Universe Timeline & About the Authors.
Sharon Lee Eidolon Adventures in the Liaden Universe #14 SRM 2008 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Fine A5 centre-stapled booklet Signed by the Authors on the Title Page £7.50 Shadow Partner: When Ceola's bar-partner sister find interest in the business waning... the tavernista needs help... her sister has abandoned a young lover known to his friends as Shadow... & Persistence: Joshu is a salesman with a mission: he wants to keep his comfortable arrangement with Beba. But... '' & About the Authors
Sharon Lee Fellow Travelers Adventures in the Liaden Universe #2 SRM 1998 First Edition Fifth Printing (Paper) Fine A5 centre-stapled booklet Signed by the Authors on the Title Page £7.50 ''... Where The Goddess Sends and A Spell for the Lost deal with the role of magic in a world where technology is slowly being rediscovered... Moonphase... was originally not written for publication, but for our own understanding of Priscilla Mendoza... ''
Sharon Lee Fledgling A New Liaden Universe Novel Baen 2010 First Edition First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket a little rubbed at the top edge of the rear panel. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''Delgado is a Safe World. That means that the population is monitored - for its own good - and behaviour dangerous to society is quickly corrected... Theo Waitley, daughter of Professor Kamele Waitley... is 'physically challenged' and on a course to being declared a Danger to Society... ''
Sharon Lee Fledgling A New Liaden Universe Novel Baen 2010 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Delgado is a Safe World. That means that the population is monitored - for its own good - and behaviour dangerous to society is quickly corrected... Theo Waitley, daughter of Professor Kamele Waitley... is 'physically challenged' and on a course to being declared a Danger to Society... ''
Sharon Lee Loose Cannon Adventures in the Liaden Universe #7 SRM 2001 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Fine A5 centre-stapled booklet Signed by the Authors on the Title Page £7.50 A Matter of Dreams, in which the oft disappointed crew of an itinerant spaceship find that magic and dreams can come face to face with the reality of money and power... & Phoenix, where artists and the abandoned must struggle to survive in the impoverished outskirts of Liad's greatest spaceport...
Sharon Lee Mouse & Dragon A New Liaden Universe Novel Baen 2010 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Aelliana Caylon has endured much, and finally, she appears to have won all... happy endings sometimes show a few flaws... ''
Sharon Lee Partners in Necessity Meisha Merlin 2000 First Combined Edition First Printing (Paper) Corners/edges lightly rubbed and page edges marked else Fine Book £5.00 Introduction by Anne McCaffrey, the first three Liaden novels, Afterword, Authors Bio & Artists Bio
Sharon Lee Plan B Meisha Merlin 1999 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges and rear free end paper lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Pursued across space by the ultra-secret Department of the Interior, hunted by the galaxy-wide Juntavas syndicate, former Agent of Change... and his ex-soldier lifemate Miri... have commandeered the only space-ship on Vandar and fled... ''
Sharon Lee Saltation A New Liaden Universe Novel Baen 2010 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Theo Waitley is a Nexus of Violence. Thrust mid-year into a school for pilots far from the safe haven of her birth home on scholarly Delgado, young Theo... excels in hands-on flying.... After surviving a mid-air emergency... Theo's notoriety brings her attention from local thugs as well as a gift... ''
Sharon Lee Shadows and Shades Adventures in the Liaden Universe #8 SRM 2002 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Fine A5 centre-stapled booklet Signed by the Authors on the Title Page £7.50 Naratha's Shadow & Heirloom with The Updated But Partial Liaden Universe Time Line and About the Authors
Sharon Lee Sword of Orion Phobos Impact 2005 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Upper rear and lower front corners bruised else Fine Book £5.00 ''Shortly after the birth of Jerel... the galaxy changed around her. The Oligarchy that had ruled... The Sword of Orion was overthrown by... Jerel's parents... Sixteen years later, Jerel... is kidnapped by agents of the not-quite dead Oligarchy... '' Book One of Beneath Strange Skies
Sharon Lee The Cat's Job 2010 special edition SRM 2010 First Combined Edition First Printing (Paper) Fine A5 Centre-stapled booklet £5.00 Feline Fact Ginger and the Bully of Lowergate Court; The Cat's Job; King of the Cats; 10th Life A Column In Search of Feline Personality by Archibald McGee, Assistant Director, IFPER; About the Authors; Hexapuma and the Cat Farms - a convoluted history and feline time line or About This Book
Sharon Lee The Tomorrow Log Meisha Merlin 2003 First Edition First Printing (Paper) A couple of corners lightly rubbed and lower rear corner creased else Fine Book Signed by both Authors on the Title Page £7.50 ''... Meet Gem ser'Edreth, a wizard with electronics - and a freelance thief... the planetary crime boss seeks him out with a commission to steal. He refuses... Suddenly embroiled in interplanetary politics, a potential interstellar war, and in possession of an ancient object of power and an unwanted cousin... ''
Sharon Lee Trading in Futures Adventures in the Liaden Universe #5 SRM 2001 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Fine A5 centre-stapled booklet Signed by the Authors on the Title Page £10.00 Balance of Trade & A Choice of Weapons; About the Authors; Liaden Universe Bibliography & A Partial Liaden Dictionary... Shows how conflict between Liadens and Terrans... can erupt in even the most benign circumstances...
Sharon Lee Two Tales of Korval Stories in the Liadem Universe SRM Publication 1996 First Edition Second Printing (Paper) Fine A5 centre-stapled booklet Signed by the Authors on the Title Page £7.50 Special AlbaCon Second Edition. 56 page centre-stapled booklet. Includes To Cut An Edge, the story of how Liadem scout Val Con yos' Phelium became the 'brother' of a Clutch turtle and A Day At The Races, a comedy-of-manners short story. Adventures in the Liaden Universe No. 1
Sharon Lee Variations Three: modern short fantasies with a different point of view SRM Publication 2000 Fourth Printing (Paper) Upper front cover corner creased and ?coffee? splash on front cover - Very Good A5 centre-stapled booklet Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 Introduction by Rosemary Edgehill. A three story collection: an unusual vampire story; an incisive look at a future where nano-tech and beauty contests collide; and an offbeat look at coffee - one of the building blocks of the universe
Tanith Lee Personal Darkness Second in the Blood Opera Sequence Little, Brown 1993 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, and page edges lightly browned and slightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed, unpriced, Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''The House is destroyed, the Scarabae dead or scattered. And the youngest and most dangerous of them, voracious for destruction is free... '' Second of the trilogy after DarkDance and preceding Darkness, I
Tanith Lee The Book of the Beast The Secret Books of Paradys II Overlook Press 1991 First Edition in the US First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and a few spots of glue on cloth over rear board else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''''The fantastic world of Paradys continues to unfold...the unspeakable horror of this forgotten city... the bloody trail of the Beast... ''
Tanith Lee The Book Of The Mad The Secret Books of Paradys IV Overlook Press 1993 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and small bookstore sticker on front fixed end paper else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''In her darkly dazzling finish... Tanith Lee tempts the reader with a tale of horror, lust and madness that leaves no perversity untouched, no taboo unbroken... Combining horror and hedonism, art and eroticism, Lee offers an aesthete's amoral view of beauty, pleasure and pain in her inimitable high style...''
Vernon Lee (Violet Paget) Supernatural Tales Peter Owen 1987 Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and corners bruised else Fine book in slightly creased and rubbed Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''... pervaded by the theme of alien spirits representing good and evil... true classics of their genre: psychological depth and a chilling sense of the macabre are matched by great descriptive power... '' Prince Alberic and the Snake Lady; A wedding Chest; Amour Dure; A Wicked Voice; The Legend of Madame Krasinska and The Virgin of the Seven Daggers.
Fritz Leiber Smoke Ghost & Other Apparitions Midnight House 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £80.00 Introduction by Ramsey Campbell.. Seventeen stories, mostly rare pieces not previously reprinted. Together with an unpublished 'lost' novelette, The Enormous Bedroom. Reportedly only 450 copies printed.
Stanislaw Lem Return From The Stars Secker & Warburg 1980 First Edition in the UK First Printing (Translated by Barbara Marszal & Frank Simpson) Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in Dust Jacket, with a short split and a tiny spot of wear at the upper tip of the front fold. £5.00 ''... Hal Bregg... returns to earth from a ten-year expedition: ten years to him, a hundred and twenty-seven years in elapsed earth time. the civilisation of earth have meanwhile gone soft, living in a mechanised and illusory state, tamed by a compulsory drug treatment that removes belligerence and also subtracts the spirit of adventure...''
Stanislaw Lem The Futurological Congress Secker & Warburg 1975 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and front free end paper and pages lightly browned else Fine book in like, slightly creased, Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Late. very late in the twentieth century... Tichy, returns from... space... Sent as a delegate to the Congress, Tichy... discovers that the powers that be are pumping hallucinogens through the tap-water and... air-conditioning... sets out on a journey of discovery that will peel await successive layers of illusion on a nightmare voyage to the core of reality... ''
Doris Lessing The Story of General Dann and Mara's Daughter, Griot and the Snow Dog Fourth Estate 2005 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... a future landscape where the climate is much changed - colder than ever before in the north and unbearably dry and hot in the south... the odyssey continues... Dann is grown up now, hunting for knowledge and despairing at the inadequacies of his civilisation... And we meet Mara's daughter and Griot with the green eyes... '' Sequel to Mara and Dann.
Jonathan Lethem Amnesia Moon Harcourt Brace 1995 First Edition Bruised at top and base of spine, one page corner creased and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... The Wizard of Oz remade as road noir. Since the war and the bombs, Hatfork, Wyoming, is a sick town, full of mutants and sexual deviants. Chaos lives... trying to blot out his present, unable to remember his past... Kellogg... reveals to him... that the bombs never fell. The truth is a little more complicated... ''
Jonathan Lethem Gun With Occasional Music Harcourt Brace 1994 First Edition First Printing (With A B C D E on copyright page) Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £20.00 ''Conrad Metcalf has problems. He has a monkey on his back, a rabbit in his waiting room, and a trigger-happy kangaroo on his tail... He's been shadowing Celeste, the wife of an affluent Oakland urologist. Maybe falling in love with her a little at the same time. When the doctor turns up dead... ''
Jonathan Lethem The Wall Of The Sky, The Wall Of The Eye Harcourt Brace 1996 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top & bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 Seven stories: The Happy Man; Vanilla Dunk; Light and the Sufferer; Forever, Said the Duck; Five Fucks; The Hardened Criminals and Sleepy People
Paul Levinson The Pixel Eye Tor 2003 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... terrorism is more threatening than ever... underground concourses have multiplied... law enforcement and civil liberties groups clash over... public safety and personal freedom... NYPD forensic detective Dr. Phil D'Amato is called in to investigate an urgent case - squirrels missing from Central Park... ''
Roger Levy Dark Heavens Gollancz 2003 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a light pressure mark on the front panel. £5.00 ''Our planet is dying, literally falling apart. Our attempts to colonise Dirangesept, the one other habitable world we've found, have been bloody failures. All that's left now is to wait for one last desperate effort to slaughter the beasts of Dirangesept. Or to Leave... Consensual Mass Suicide... ''
Jacqueline Lichtenberg Sime-Gen: The Unity Trilogy Meisha Merlin 2003 First Combined Edition First Printing (Paper) Fine Book £5.00 House of Zeor+Ambrov Keon+Zelrod's Doom with Maps, Characters, Glossary, Afterword & About the Authors ''Following a cataclysm, humanity has been divided into two mutant forms... the Gens... bodies produce selyn, an energy that Simes can't live without. The stronger and faster Simes... extract selyn... kills the Gen in the process... ''
Jane Lindskold Five Odd Honors Tor 2010 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a small spot of wear at the base of the front panel With Publisher's Promotional News Sheet £5.00 ''Having entered the Halls of the Dead and returned five of their ancestors to life, the Thirteen Orphans and their allies open the ninth gate into the Lands Born from Smoke and Sacrifice... '' Part of the Breaking The Wall series, following Thirteen Orphans & Nine Gates
Jane Lindskold The Dragon of Despair Tor 2003 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine upper corners and top page edges else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Raised far from humans by intelligent, language-using wolves, then brought back to the court of Hawk Haven, Firekeeper has had to learn to cope with human society... '' Sequel to Through Wolf's Eyes and Wolf's Head, Wolf's Heart
Jane Lindskold Wolf Captured Tor 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top of spine and top corners else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket slightly worn at the base of the folds £5.00 Sequel to Through Wolf's Eyes; Wolf's Head, Wolf's Heart and The Dragon of Despair ''... the story of Firekeeper, a young girl raised by sentient, language-using wolves who is plunged back into human society, where her training as a pack animal stands her in good stead amid political and dynastic intrigues... ''
Holly Lisle Diplomacy of Wolves The Secret Texts Book 1 Millennium 1999 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Fine Book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket with a tiny (ca. 1mm) split at the top of the spine panel £5.00 ''For four hundred years, the great Houses of Sabir and Galweigh have battled for control of Calimekka - while each clans wizards, the Wolves, plot in shadows to revive the hellish necromancies that once destroyed the world... Kait must escape an alien citadel pursued by mortal and demonic assassins. Her only hope is a secret weapon she dares not use... ''
Holly Lisle Vengeance Of Dragons Gollancz 1999 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... The second volume of The Secret Texts, a fantastic epic adventure of ancient curses, dark curses, and soul-devouring magic.'' Preceded by Diplomacy Of Wolves
Bentley Little (Also as Phillip Emmons) Dark Dominion Headline 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised and rubbed at top and base of spine, slight spine lean and page edges browned else Fine book in slightly crumpled Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''... high school student Dion Semele has just moved to Napa with his mother, and he soon notices that something is amiss. For Dion begins having bizarre, incomprehensible dreams... the source of all the strange occurrences is the winery at which his new girlfriend Penelope lives with the five women she calls her 'mothers'.. ''
Bentley Little Houses Headline 1997 First Edition First Printing Page edges a little browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed and creased Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''A young man bumming around the West. An unemployed family man... A high-school teacher... None of these people have ever met an they have nothing in common. Except that they have all started dreaming about frightening but tantalisingly blurred events... the identical homes of their childhoods are connected to a bizarre series of supernatural events... ''
Bentley Little (Also as Phillip Emmons) The Mailman Headline 1994 First Trade Hardback Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket £15.00 ''... With the whole summer off and time to kill, high-school teacher Doug Albin... watches in alarm as the entire social fabric of the town begins to unravel, bit by bit... he becomes aware of the cold menace behind the... plastic smile of the new mailman... ''
Bentley Little The Summoning Headline 1993 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''... Manuel Torres had been literally sucked dry... But this is only the first horrific manifestation of the primeval atrocity which has come to feast on Rio Verde. Formless, shapeless, mysterious, the grisly predator slips through the town... Even the buried dead in the graveyard are unsafe... new and nasty twists in the vampire legend... ''
Tom Lloyd (Tom Lloyd-Williams) Moon's Artifice Gollancz 2013 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Promotional Sheet £10.00 ''In a quiet corner of the Imperial City, Investigator Narin discovers the result of his first potentially lethal mistake. Minutes later he makes a second... a plot of gods and monsters, spies and assassins,,, a grief-stricken young woman,, an old man haunted by the ghosts of the past and an assassin with no past... ''
Morgan Llywelyn Silverhand: The Arcana, Book 1 Baen 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a touch of wear at the base of the front fold £4.00 ''The volumes of The Arcana tell of the desperate quest to rediscover the ancient tools of creation and restore a world that lives only in memory. A world everyone longs to return to, in their most secret dreams.''
Charles Logan Shipwreck Gollancz 1975 First Edition First Printing (Gollancz/Sunday Times Joint SF Award Winner) Page edges lightly age-darkened & foxed else Fine book in lightly browned Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''''... the tale of one man's fight for survival... A huge expedition ship has been travelling through space for 65 years... an atomic explosion partly destroys it, leaving intact only one manned scout craft which Tansis... manages to land... The planet does not appear to be hostile but seems to have no means for human sustenance... '' Surprisingly scarce
David Logan Half-Sick of Shadows Doubleday 2012 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with 'Winner of the Terry Pratchett Prize' sticker on front panel £7.50 ''On the eve of Granny Hazel's burial in the back garden, a stranger in his time machine... visits five-year-old Edward with a strange request... Edward is not alone in the world. His twin sister, Sophia, is about to bring future tragedy upon herself... Edward is sent to boarding school... and befriends the strangest child... '' Foreword by Terry Pratchett.
James Long The Lives She Left Behind Quercus 2012 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''In a Somerset village, a teenage boy confronts teacher Mike Martin with... impossible knowledge of a woman called Gally, the woman Mike was once married to... and soon propels him into danger... three girls... drawn by an ancient instinct to find a man called Ferney... She can do nothing but follow her heart, irrespective of the hurt and damage... ''
Barry B. Longyear Manifest Destiny Macdonald 1982 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Top page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed and creased Dust Jacket, with the price removed. £5.00 ''NOTICE: The Universe is now available for exploration and discovery. A Universe of exotic planets and awesome civilisations, where unlimited power awaits those races aggressive enough to grab it. And where a destiny far higher awaits those mature enough to seek it... ''
William Robert Loosely (David Langford) An Account Of A Meeting With Denizens Of Another World 1871 David & Charles 1979 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in lightly rubbed/scratched Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''It was in October 1871 that Loosely... saw in the night sky what appeared to be a slowly moving star cross in the sky... What he discovered was far beyond his wildest speculations... ''
Pittacus Lore (James Frey and Jobie Hughes) I Am Number Four Michael Joseph 2010 First Edition First Printing (Adult Edition) Fine Uncorrected Proof in slightly bumped and rubbed Box without Dust Jacket - as issued £20.00 ''In the beginning we were a group of nine. There are six of us left. The first three were killed in the order of their numbers. They won't stop until they've killed us all. I am number 4. I know that I am next.''
Pittacus Lore (James Frey and Jobie Hughes) The Power of Six razOr bill/Penguin 2011 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously (Young Adult Edition) Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and a few page edges bumped (with tiny tears) else Fine book in slightly creased and rubbed Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... They caught number one in Malaysia. Number two in England. And number three in Kenya. They tried to catch number four in Ohio... and failed. I am Number Seven. One of six still alive. And I am ready to fight.''
Pittacus Lore The Power of Six Michael Joseph 2011 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously (Adult Edition) Lightly bumped at base of spine and covers lightly marked else Fine Uncorrected Hardback Proof - without Dust Jacket - as issued £20.00 ''They caught number one in Malaysia. Number two in England. And number three in Kenya. They tried to catch number four in Ohio... and failed. There are six of us left. And we're ready to fight.''
Pittacus Lore The Rise of Nine Michael Joseph 2012 First Edition in the UK First Printing - Issued Simultaneously (Adult Edition) Bruised at top and lightly bumped at base of spine and one page edge with a 2mm 'nick' else Fine Book in lightly creased Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Until I met John Smith, Number Four, I'd been on the run alone, hiding and fighting to stay alive. Together we are much more powerful... I went to Spain to find Seven, and I found even more... They want to finish what they started. But they'll have to fight us first.''
Pittacus Lore The Rise of Nine razOr bill/Penguin 2012 First Edition in the UK First Printing - Issued Simultaneously (Young Adult Edition) Bruised at top and at base of spine else Fine Book in lightly creased Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''They know the charm is broken. They know we're all in danger. They are determined to find us before We find each other. We are Lorien and Earth's only hope, and we are prepared to sacrifice everything. ''
Simon Louvish The Days of Miracles and Wonders Canongate 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like, slightly creased, Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Richard the Lionheart rises from his tomb... minus his heart and his guts, to mingle with the tourists of early 1990s Europe... failed novellist Danny Hohenlohe contemplates murderous revenge against his London publisher... Avram Blok... has begun a new life... the Western powers are about to embark on their modern crusade against Saddam Hussein... ''
Simon Louvish What's Up God? A Romance of the Apocalypse Gollancz 1995 First Edition First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... The Kingdom of God is proclaimed on Christmas Day 1998, by the Archangel Gabriel, on global TV. The Resurrection is set for April 30th, 1999. The Day of Judgement will follow seven days later... Jerry Davis is a professional stand-up comedian... He has peeked in the databanks, and knows which way he is headed. Is there a way out?... ''
H. P. Lovecraft At The Mountains Of Madness Arkham House 1997 Eighth Printing First Edition Thus Bruised at top and base of spine, a few page corner tops bruised and a couple of small fox marks to page fore-edges else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £25.00 ''... Based upon S. t. Joshi's extensive and painstaking collation of extant materials, this new... edition... is the only completely authoritative text and supersedes all previous editions... ''
H. P. Lovecraft Dagon and Other Macabre Tales Arkham House 1997 Corrected Eighth Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and as few small marks to page fore-edges else Fine book in lightly marked Dust Jacket. £20.00 Introduction by T. E. D. Klein. ''Here at last is the definitive Lovecraft... that embodies the author's own final thoughts and stylistic preferences... All the remaining fiction... is collected in this final volume... '' Includes a note on the texts by S. T. Joshi; Index to Supernatural Horror in Literature and Chronology of the Fiction of H. P. L.
James Lovegrove (Also as Jay Amory and J. M. H. Lovegrove) The Foreigners Gollancz 2000 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and small spot on top page edges else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... the Foreigners were everywhere... They brought... the technological marvel of Crystech... They banished all our worries and heralded a new utopia... they asked... that we sing to them... And now... one of the Foreigners has been found dead... ''
James Lovegrove (Also as Jay Amory and J. M. H. Lovegrove) Untied Kingdom Gollancz 2003 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''... the United Kingdom has finally fallen foul of the International Community. Ostracised and bombed at random the country has fallen apart... In the small town of Downbourne... a London-based gang... kidnap...of... the wife of the schoolmaster, Fen Morris... a journey through an England at once terrifying and magical... ''
James Lovegrove (Also as Jay Amory and J. M. H. Lovegrove) Untied Kingdom Gollancz 2003 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £6.00 ''... the United Kingdom has finally fallen foul of the International Community. Ostracised and bombed at random the country has fallen apart... In the small town of Downbourne... a London-based gang... kidnap...of... the wife of the schoolmaster, Fen Morris... a journey through an England at once terrifying and magical... ''
Helen Lowe The Heir of Night The Wall of Night: Book One Orbit 2011 First Edition First Printing Fine Uncorrected Proof. £4.00 ''... Malian is being trained to rule. Her people garrison the mountain range known as the Wall of Night against an ancient enemy... Malian... 's known little of real danger until... the Keep of the |Winds becomes a bloodbath... creatures with twisted magic flowing in their veins... Malian flees... Then... her own hidden magic flares into life... ''
Sergei Lukyanenko The Night Watch Heinemann 2006 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Corners lightly rubbed else Fine Uncorrected Proof. £7.50 ''All that stands between the darkness and the light is the night watch''
Brian Lumley Necroscope IV: Deadspeak Kinnell 1990 First Edition in Hardback Bruised at top of spine and a few page corners/edges slightly creased else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''Harry Keogh returns... bereft of his necroscopic powers... among the desolate remains of an ancient castle on a Transylvanian mountainside stirs a monstrous presence. The unnatural son of Faethor Ferenczy, father of vampires, Janos craves the full powers of his Whamphyri forbears... ''
Richard A. Lupoff The Classic Car Killer Offspring Press1992 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''The unlikely detective team of insurance adjustor Hobart Lindsay and Berkeley police officer Marvia Plum... are back... Somebody has made off with an automobile insured by Linsday's company, a 1928 Duesenberg Phaeton... A car to love. A car to kill for... ''
Eric Van Lustbader Dai-San W. H. Allen 1980 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at base of spine & page edges lightly browned else Fine book in lightly creased & rubbed Dust Jacket, with the price removed & publisher's £7.95p sticker on the front flap £7.50 ''Time has all but run out for Ronin and his world. It is the dawn of the Kai-feng, mankind's final battle against the dark forces of The Dolman... ''
Eric Van Lustbader The Sunset Warrior W. H. Allen 1980 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine & page edges a little browned else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed & creased, Dust Jacket. With wraparound Bruce Pennington Jacket Illustration £5.00 ''Beneath the surface of the planet lies the freehold, a society based on military tradition... whose time is running out... In a community without hope there is still one man whose spirit is not crushed. A swordsman trained to a pitch of magic perfection... a rebel... the bladesman Ronin... '' First of the trilogy.
John Lymington (John Newton Chance) Night Of The Big Heat Hodder & Stoughton 1959 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, boards a little marked, top page edges age-darkened and page edges quite badly foxed else Fine book in slightly torn, worn and eroded Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... the atmosphere had grown more and more oppressive on the Island... At John Callum's inn, they still were able to laugh over drunken Bob Franker's tale of the flying saucer he had seen landing giant spiders... '' Basis for the film Island of the Burning Damned
Elizabeth A. Lynn A Different Light Gollancz 1979 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, binding slightly strained, page edges a little browned and rear end papers not bound into this copy else Fine book in slightly browned and creased Dust Jacket with a couple of small scrapes. £4.00 ''... her first novel, 'A Different Light'... the existence of hyperspace, used here both to facilitate storytelling and as an existential cusp for her protagonists -- like the cancer-stricken artist in the novel, who must decide whether or not to seize the day by travelling where he needs to go by hyperspace, even though such travel will mortally intensify his illness... '' - Clute
Elizabeth A. Lynn Dragon's Treasure Tor 2003 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''In the province of Ippa, the twin sons of Kojiro, the Black Dragon, warred with sorcery and fire to decide which of them would rule their father's kingdom. After his brother's death, Haradur... becomes the master of Dragon's County... Meanwhile... '' Sequel to Dragon's Winter
John D. Macdonald The Girl The Gold Watch & Everything Hale 1974 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges slightly foxed else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket, with a 15mm (approx.) tear at the base of the spine panel £20.00 '''The young women came running along the beach in the sunlight. First one would hold the lead and then another would make a special effort and forge ahead. They were young women of generous construction, naked as eggs... a superb fantasy... There was Kirby... and there was Bonnie Lee... There were the thugs after Kirby's fortune. And there was the Gold Watch which stopped the world... ''
David Mace Shadow Hunters New English Library 1991 First Edition First Printing Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket £5.00 ''Glasnost means nothing to Colonel Oliver Lutwidge of the US Air Force. In command of a secret unit stationed in England, he believes the Soviets have an aircraft invisible to radar... A psychodrama seething with tension, betrayal and sexual politics, and featuring some of the most excitingly depicted aerial sequences ever written... ''
Arthur Machen The Terror A Fantasy Duckworth 1927 First Edition Thus First Printing Slightly bumped and slightly rubbed at top and base of spine, spine panel a little faded, page edges slightly age-darkened an previous owner's name on front free end paper - Very Good to Near Fine book £20.00 Clute - ''... in which the apocalyptic fears aroused by WW1 are confirmed by a revolt of the animals against the corrupt rule of humanity... ''
Ian R. Macleod The Light Ages Earthlight 2003 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously Bruised at top and base of spine and lower rear corner and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''... Through the power of aether, and through the secrets and mysteries of the guilds that wield it, England has created a mighty Industrial Age... ''
Ian R. Macleod The Light Ages Earthlight 2003 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously Spine creased, covers slightly creased, corners slightly rubbed and page edges lightly marked - Good to Very Good Uncorrected Proof. £4.00 ''... Through the power of aether, and through the secrets and mysteries of the guilds that wield it, England has created a mighty Industrial Age... ''
Ken Macleod Engines of Light Book One Cosmonaut Keep Orbit 2000 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a little rubbing at the top of the front fold £5.00 ''... Thousands of light-years from Earth, human colonists have learned to live among other intelligent species. For Gregor and his fellow students of marine biology, the arrival of an interstellar merchant ship sets their research on a new course - where an alien past encounters a human future, at the speed of light.''
Ken Macleod Engines of Light Book Three Engine City Orbit 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 The last book in the Engines of Light trilogy.
Ken Macleod Engines of Light Book Two Dark Light Orbit 2001 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine & page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and Personalised by the Author £7.50 ''... thousands of light-years from Earth - if Earth still exists... home to other civilisations, lifted from their worlds by a race of god-like aliens. On Croatan, two of these civilisations live a precarious co-existence, separated by eons of technological advance... And all the time, hidden among the stars, the gods are watching... ''
Ken Macleod The Cassini Division Orbit 1998 First Edition Second Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £3.00 ''Ellen May Ngwethu is a young woman with centuries of experience, no morality and the true knowledge. The world she knows is about to end. Orbiting around Jupiter, the forts of the Cassini Division... are the front line in the centuries-long conflict with post-human AIs - whose intentions are unknown, but whose powers once extended to shattering Ganymede and building a wormhole bridge to the far future... ''
Ken Macleod The Cassini Division Orbit 1998 First Edition First Printing Page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''Ellen May Ngwethu is a young woman with centuries of experience, no morality and the true knowledge. The world she knows is about to end. Orbiting around Jupiter, the forts of the Cassini Division... are the front line in the centuries-long conflict with post-human AIs - whose intentions are unknown, but whose powers once extended to shattering Ganymede and building a wormhole bridge to the far future... ''
Ken Macleod The Invasion Dream and A Fertile Sea B. S. F. G. 2006 First Edition Limited State (Paper) (No. 124/300) Fine centre-stapled booklet £7.50 Published by The Birmingham Science Fiction Group on the occasion of Novacon 36, to commemorate his appearance as Guest Of Honour. A Fertile Sea is a 10 page poem for Iain Banks, The Invasion Dream is a 6 1/2 page story
Ken Macleod The Sky Road Orbit 1999 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like, slightly spine-faded Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Centuries after its catastrophic Deliverance, humanity is again reaching into space. And one young scholar working in the space ship yard, Clovis Colha Gree, could make the difference between success and failure. For his mysterious lover, Merrial, has seduced him into the idea of extrapolating the ship's future from the dark archives of the past... ''
Ken Macleod The Star Fraction Legend 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and top page edges browned else Fine book in slightly creased and rubbed Dust Jacket. £3.00 ''In a Balkanised world where the peace process is deadlier than the wars, the US/UN's spy satellites and laser weapons have everybody in their sights. But the Watchmaker has other plans... Spectres of a betrayed revolution haunt the fight for space and freedom, as the Army of the New Republic prepares its fourth 'final' offensive and the green barbarians close in... ''
Ken Macleod The Star Fraction Legend 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and small spot of wear at base else Fine proof in slightly creased Proof Dust Jacket with Publisher's Information Form on back With Publisher's Promotion Sheet £10.00 ''In a Balkanised world where the peace process is deadlier than the wars, the US/UN's spy satellites and laser weapons have everybody in their sights. But the Watchmaker has other plans... Spectres of a betrayed revolution haunt the fight for space and freedom, as the Army of the New Republic prepares its fourth 'final' offensive and the green barbarians close in... ''
Ken Macleod The Stone Canal Legend 1996 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Jonathan Wilde is dead. His memory is immortal. The young man who walks into Ship City remembers all of Wilde's life and death. The 21st-century anarchist agitator took some of his secrets to the grave, and beyond. His clone is back and looking for the man who sent him to a cold and lonely death... ''
Sheila Macleod The Snow-White Soliloquies Secker & Warburg 1970 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and top page edges lightly marked else Fine Book in slightly rubbed and creased, fragile silver foil, price clipped, Dust Jacket £7.50 ''Snow-white is beautiful and lives in a state of suspended animation in a coffin constructed of a special kind of glass that 'breathes'. Is she a freak or a miracle of modern medical science? Doc, who combines the functions of a scientist and an impresario, takes her around the country in a caravan, showing her off to an incredulous public...''
Charles Eric Maine (Also as Richard Rayner) The Mind Of Mr Soames Hodder & Stoughton 1961 First Edition First Printing Bruised and slightly faded at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and lower front corner, free end papers lightly browned and page edges foxed else Fine book in worn, torn, browned, marked and slightly eroded Dust Jacket with a small piece missing at the top of the spine extending down into the spine panel (not affecting text). £5.00 Clute - ''... his finest novel... a story of a man who does not reach consciousness until the age of 30, and of the arguments about how best to educate him. The moral issues are dealt with quite sensitively. The book was filmed in 1969'... ''
Barry N. Malzberg (Also as Mike Barry; Francine Di Natale; Claudine Dumas; Mel Johnson; Howard Lee; Lee W. Mason; K. M. O'Donnell & Gerrold Watkins) Screen Olympia Press 1970 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top of spine and top page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''...draws his readers over the precipice of rationality into a realm where the dreams are real - a realm in which the hero... finds himself married to Sophia Loren, seducing Elizabeth Taylor and seduced by Brigitte Bardot - all in one tortured weekend.''
George Mann Sherlock Holmes The Will of the Dead Titan Books 2013 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Top front corners slightly rubbed and page edges lightly marked else Fine book £5.00 ''... The dead man's nephew comes to Baker Street to beg for Sherlock Holmes help. Without the will he fears he will be left penniless... Meanwhile Inspector Charles Bainbridge is trying to solve the case of the 'iron men', mechanical steam-powered giants carrying out daring jewel robberies... ''
George Mann The Affinity Bridge Snowbooks 2008 First Trade Edition iFirst Printing (Paper) Corners slightly rubbed and short (3mm) tear at the lower edge of one page, else Fine book £4.00 ''Welcome to the bizarre and dangerous world of Victorian London... Airships soar in the skies over the city whilst ground trains rumble through the streets, and clockwork automatons are programmed to carry out menial tasks... ghostly policemen haunt the fog-laden alleyways of Whitechapel... cadavers can rise from the dead... ''
George Mann The Immorality Engine A Newbury and Hobbes Investigation Tor 2011 First Edition in the US First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, a few page top edges bumped and top page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''A Thrilling New Steampunk Mystery detailing the adventures of Victorian special agent Sir Maurice Newbury & his indomitable assistant Miss Veronica Hobbes... '' Follows The Affinity Bridge and The Osiris Ritual...
Philip Mann The Fall Of The Families Book Two of the Story of Pawl Paxwax, the Gardener Gollancz 1987 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges slightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... develops into an extraordinary interstellar revenge tragedy, moving towards a conclusion which is both unexpected and deeply poignant... ''
Diana Marcellas The Sea Lark's Song Tor 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped, with a short material split at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Young Brierley thinks she is the last shari'a witch in the world... a gentle and proud people who knew how to harness the powers of the world for the benefit of all... the seafaring Allemanii tribes came to these shores... but something went horribly awry... ''
Diana Marcellas Twilight Rising, Serpent's Dream Tor 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''The young shari'a witch Brierley once thought that she was the last of her kind - powerful witches who lived in peace and harmony, using their powers for good... Her people had flourished for millennia, guided by the elemental beings who embodied the very forces of nature... Then the fierce Allemanii people came... ''
John Marco The Sword Of Angels Daw 2005 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned and with one small mark else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''The world is at war... But the squabbles of men, however bloody, pale beside the true danger facing the world... '' Third in the trilogy, following The Eyes of God and The Devil's Armour
Leo Margulies The Flags Were Three A Novel of Old New Orleans Hurst & Blackett ca 1949 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine, and foreign body under front fixed end paper resulting in indentation to first few pages else Fine book in worn and slightly torn and marked, unpriced, Dust Jacket £5.00 ''... the story of Juliette Michaux a convent-bred orphan, who grew up in the days when the fabulous governor, de Vaudreuill, brought to the crude French settlement... the luxury and licentiousness of a ''little Versailles''... her daughter, Adrienne, who during the great fire... fell deeply in love with a Spanish nobleman... and... when the War with England reached New Orleans... young Francisca fell in love with... a Yanqui... ''
Juliet Marillier Blade Of Fortriu Book 2 The Bridei Chronicles Tor/Pan Macmillan 2006 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Press Release £7.50 ''The kingdom of Fortriu has enjoyed five years of peace since Bridei came to the throne. Now the king is preparing for the long-awaited war that he hopes will see the Gaelic invaders driven from the west forever... '' Sequel to 'The Dark Mirror'.
Juliet Marillier Daughter Of The Forest Book One of the Sevenwaters Trilogy Tor 2000 First Edition in Hardback & the US First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bumped at base of spine and top page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... A beautiful retelling of the Celtic 'Swans' myth... a mixture of history and fantasy, myth and magic, legend and love... To reclaim the lives of her brothers, Sorcha leaves the only safe place she has ever known and embarks on a journey filled with pain, loss and terror... ''
Juliet Marillier Foxmask Tor/Pan Macmillan 2004 First Edition in the UK Slightly bumped at top of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''At his coming of age, Thorvald learns a devastating secret, and steals away on a perilous voyage in search of the father he has never known... But there are deeper secrets in this battle for survival... ''
Juliet Marillier Heart's Blood Tor/Pan Macmillan 2009 First Edition in Hardback & the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''A haunted forest. A bewitched castle. One girl running from her past and one man who is more than he seems to be... love, betrayal and redemption... ''
Juliet Marillier The Dark Mirror Book 1 The Bridei Chronicles Tor (UK) 2005 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and prelim page slightly creased else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''When Bridei is sent by his parents to live with the druid Broichan, he knows only hat he has left his home and family to learn to be a warrior and scholar, strategist and sage. He is not aware... a secret council of elders... have long been making plans... with Bridei... central to their strategy... ''
Juliet Marillier The Well of Shades Tor/Pan Macmillan 2007 First Edition in the UK Slightly bumped and lightly creased at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Sent home to Ireland on a secret mission for King Bridei, Faolan... finds himself facing the demons of his family's dark past... ''
Laurie J. Marks Fire Logic Tor 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a tiny, ca. 1.5mm, material strain at the top of the spine panel £7.50 ''Earth Air Water Fire... have sustained the peaceful people of Shaftal for generations, with their subtle powers of healing, truth, joy and intuition. But now Shaftal is dying... a complex tale of political and personal struggle, set in a world whose concerns are as familiar as today's headlines.''
Louise Marley The Child Goddess Ace 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and small felt pen dot on lower page edges else Fine book in like, lightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''A priest of the Order of Mary Magdalene and a skilled anthropologist, Isabel Burke has been called offworld to the barren planet of Virimund. The ExtraSolar Corporation... has encountered an 'incident' that has stopped their work... There are children on Virimund who do not age... ExtraSolar... hopes to discover the secret... ''
Michael Marshall (Michael Marshal Smith) Bad Things HarperCollins 2009 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''On a beautiful summer's afternoon four-year-old Scott Henderson walked out onto a jetty over a lake... in Washington State. He never came back. John Henderson's world ended that day, but three years later he's still alive... Getting by. Until one night he receives an email from a stranger who claims to know what happened... '' Thriller.
Michael Marshall (Michael Marshal Smith) Blood Of Angels HarperCollins 2005 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a small amount of the clear lacquer missing (sticker removal?) £4.00 ''... Ward Hopkins has been avoiding his demons holed up in a log cabin with his girlfriend... when Nina's boss turns up with an intriguing new serial-killer case... the Upright Man has escaped from custody... The shadows are gathering... '' Thriller, following The Straw Men and The Lonely Dead.
Michael Marshall (Michael Marshall Smith) The Straw Men HarperCollins 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''Sarah Becker is the fifth girl to be abducted by this maniac... her long hair will be hacked off and she will be tortured. She has about a week to live. Former LA homicide detective John Zandt has an inside track on the perpetrator - his own daughter was one of his victims two years ago... ''
Michael Marshall (Michael Marshal Smith) We Are Here Orion 2013 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, one page edge with short (3mm) tear and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''We're out there in the shadows, watching, waiting... When David knocks into a total stranger in New York he hears two words that change his life forever... Now mysterious, unexplainable things keep happening... A thriller like no other.''
Peyton Marshall Goodhouse Doubleday 2015 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Promotional Sheet £7.50 ''An educational establishment with a difference... to break out is to risk death... To stay is worse... for boys with bad genes... a plausible near-future - where genetic profiling...becomes a tool for oppression... ''
Gail Martin The Summoner Book One of the Chronicles of the Necromancer Solaris 2007 First Edition First Printing Covers slightly rubbed and a few small marks to page edges else Fine Uncorrected Uncorrected Proof. £4.00 ''The world of Prince Martris Drayke is thrown into sudden chaos and disorder when his brother murders their father and seizes the throne. Cast out, Martris... must seek retribution and restore his father's honour... the living are arrayed against him. Martris must call on... the ranks of the dead.''
George R. R. Martin A Dance With Dragons Book Five of A Song Of Ice And Fire Bantam 2011 First Edition in the US First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, with a couple of small material tears at the top and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''... the future of the Seven Kingdoms hangs in the balance... ''
George R. R. Martin A Dance With Dragons Book Five of A Song Of Ice And Fire Voyager 2011 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, one page corner creased and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket, with a little wear at the upper fold tips and with a short split (ca, 3 mm) at the top of the rear fold £25.00 ''The future of the Seven Kingdoms hangs in the balance... ''
George R. R. Martin A Feast For Crows Book Four of A Song Of Ice and Fire HarperCollins 2005 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly browned and lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £25.00 ''... Bloodthirsty, treacherous and cunning, the Lannisters are in power on the Iron Throne in the name of the boy-king Tommen. But with fear and deceit in the air, their enemies are poised to strike... ''
George R. R. Martin A Game Of Thrones Preview Edition The Opening Chapters of Book One of A Song of Ice and Fire Voyager 1996 First Edition Thus First Printing (Paper) Tiny rub spots at top and base of spine and page edges lightly aged else Fine book £50.00 ''... this special preview edition... enables you to read the early chapters... If you like it... you will be able to buy the complete novel at a special price... '' Scarce
George R. R. Martin Hunter's Run HarperVoyager 2007 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Ramon Espejo kills a man... goes on the run, heading north towards unexplored territory... only glimpsed from orbit during the first colony surveys... he finds... something terrifying. Or rather it finds him, and uses him: as humans are used by species more intelligent than themselves... Ramon is about to demonstrate what it is to be human; to be angry, intelligent and alive... ''
Graham Dunstan Martin The Soul Master Allen & Unwin 1984 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in like, unpriced, Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''In Tethesta, the laws of the universe no longer operate. Human emotions can turn shiny like glass and as hard and resistant as rock. Fear and pain can create an impenetrable wall... The souls of men are controlled by a single consciousness... who seeks to become a God... Yet the more absolute the power, the more glaring its weakness... ''
Manuela Dunn Mascetti Chronicles of the Vampire Bloomsbury 1991 First Edition First Printing Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket with a little edgewear and a few small pieces of the plastic lamination missing £5.00 ''... an odyssey into the darkest recesses of our fearful imagination... these chronicles record, in intimate and gruesome detail, the physical nature of vampires, the obsessions and desires that possess them, the experiences that transport a man from humanity into the supernatural world... ''
Lisa Mason Pangaea Book II: Imperium Afire Bantam 2000 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Lower rear corner bruised, else Fine Uncorrected Proof. £7.50 ''The once stable world of Pangea is coming apart... Mysterious earthquakes convulse the land, and even the Imperium's caste system begins to crack. The dreams that have pacified millions are changing, contaminated by portents of doom. And... a handful of revolutionaries discover new reasons to escalate their fight for freedom... ''
Misty Massey Mad Kestrel Tor 2008 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Small tear in paper at head of spine else fine book With Publisher's Press Release £4.00 ''In a world where infants with magical powers are torn from their parents to be raised exclusively by the mysterious and powerful Danisoba, Kestrel has managed to keep her abilities concealed - and herself free... Now an adult and quartermaster for a pirate ship, Kestrel... has magical control over the wind... ''
Graham Masterton (Also as Alan Blackwood, Thomas Luke, Anton Rimart & Katherine Winston) Broken Angels Head of Zeus 2013 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine & top edge of rear board and boards slightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''One cold spring morning in County Cork, two fishermen find a bundle of black rags floating in the Blackwater River. It is the bloated body of Father Heaney, former music teacher... he has been castrated. When a second priest is found murdered... Detective Inspector Katie Maguire finds evidence of... A secret that is, literally, beyond belief.''
Graham Masterton (Also as Alan Blackwood, Thomas Luke, Anton Rimart & Katherine Winston) Charnel House Bailey Bros. & Swinfen 1979 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £25.00 ''... Seymour Wallis... insisted that his house was breathing... The disbelievers investigated... until their reason was shattered by the shrieking unseen being that threatened to take their lives. By then it was too late to halt the towering malevolent force from finding its way into the world again... to resume its eternally evil mission of cruel annihilation... ''
Graham Masterton Demon's Door Severn House 2010 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in laminated boards (as issued) and like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... psychic Jim Rook has been feeling out of sorts... things only get worse when he... runs over and kills his pet cat, Tiddles... But... Korean student Kim... arrives with a living, healthy cat... Tiddles. The Korean sprit Kwisin... is saying 'thank you' in advance... ''
Graham Masterton Descendant Severn House 2006 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Californian James Falcon's Romanian mother told him so many folk stories that... he's an expert on the strigoi, the vampires who infested the most isolated forests of Wallachia. Mostly as a joke, he writes a term paper on the strigoi. But... US counterintelligence recruit him. James hunts down strigoi Nazi assassins in war-ravaged Europe... ''
Graham Masterton Night Warriors Severn House 1987 First Trade Hardback Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges browned else Fine book in like, unpriced, Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Henry was the first to reach the body, while Gil and Susan walked cautiously closer... It was the body of a beautiful, naked young girl... But in the bloody yawning hole of the dead girl's womb, something crawled and writhed... The only hope is to destroy the original seed and together, Henry Gil and Susan become NIGHT WARRIORS... ''
Graham Masterton Ritual Severn House 1988 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like, lightly rubbed, price-clipped, Dust Jacket £4.00 ''Charlie McLean, a restaurant inspector, is travelling with his son, Martin, when his professional interest is aroused by mention of a high-class French restaurant... Gradually the horrific events at Le Reposoir come to light as Charlie learns the ghastly truth of the Celestines and their gruesome, ultimate ritual. And there, at the centre of the ritual, is Martin... ''
Richard Matheson (Also as Logan Swanson) Shadow on the Sun Evans 1994 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... These two bodies could plunge everyone in Picture City into bloody nightmare again. No human could possibly have done that to the Corcoran brothers. It just wasn't possible.'' Matheson's fourth Western.
Adrian Mathews Vienna Blood Cape 1999 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in laminated boards £5.00 ''It is 2026. Sharkey, a Viennese newspaper columnist, spends a tiresome evening with Leo, a drunken computer nerd. Nearly three months later... he is called by the man's unexpectedly glamorous widow... Against his better judgement, and entirely out of his depth, Sharkey begins a... dangerous search through the cyber-highways, and the frozen city... ''
John R. Maxim Haven Avon 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''...the woman they called 'Black Angel' a ruthless and efficient assassin... Martin Kessler, himself hunted, touched her heart... A teenage girl is about to be kidnapped... unwittingly holds the key to a planned act of terrorism so horrific that an all-out war could be the only result... And nowhere on earth will be safe... no haven.''
John R. Maxim Time Out Of Mind Century 1986 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, faint crayoned 'A' on rear fixed end paper and page edges a little browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''All his life, Jonathan Corbin was vaguely troubled by the notion that he had memories that were not his own. Then he moved to New York and found to his horror that snow triggered memories of a past steeped in tragedy and murder. Corbin saw cars fade and be replaced with horse-drawn carriages. He would see men and women wearing clothes from a time long dead. And they would see him... ''
Julian May Blood Trillium HarperCollins 1992 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned and slightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Haramis, Anigel and Kadiya - three princesses bestowed with the awesome magic of Trillium talismans... to maintain the balance of the world... It is now twelve years since... the world seems peaceful enough, Then it all changes... '' Sequel to Black Trillium.
Julian May Conqueror's Moon The Boreal Moon Tale: Book One HarperCollins 2003 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges browning else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... Conrig Wincantor, Prince Heritor of Cathra, has a vision, to unite all four provinces of the island of High Blenholme under Cathran sovereignty. He has so far been thwarted in this ambition... '' Scarce
Julian May Ironcrown Moon Voyager 2004 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''King Conrig Ironcrown now rules the entire island of High Blenholme. But the peace he achieved after ruthlessly uniting its four quarrelling kingdoms into a Sovereignty is about to be challenged by enemies both mortal and supernatural... ''
Julian May Orion Arm An Adventure of the Rampart Worlds Voyager 1999 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and corners, and lower edge of rear board slightly bumped and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Helly and his oddly assorted band of companions attempt to capture a crucial witness to the Galapharma conspiracy... Alistair Drummond, will stop at nothing in his quest for power, and Helly is marked for death... Meanwhile, the Haluk follow their own appalling agenda, using human science to mutate their bodies... and infiltrate human society... ''
Julian May Perseus Spur An Adventure of the Rampart Worlds Voyager 1998 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... So one minute there I was, subbing around Brillig Reef watching the piscoids finning through the underwater forests, making enough of a living to afford a little rotgut Danaen whiskey now and again; the next thing I know, some giant sea-toad has eaten my house and I'm caught up in a galactic conspiracy!... ''
Julian May Sagittarius Whorl An Adventure of the Rampart Worlds Voyager 2001 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and lower front corner and page edges a little browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. With Review slip £5.00 ''... an adrenaline-fuelled adventure full of high-speed thrills, intrigue and sharp-edged humour, which delivers an entertaining and exciting finale to the Rampart Worlds trilogy.''
Ardath Mayhar Exile On Vlahil Doubleday 1984 First Edition First Printing (Code O14 on P.183) Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and review slip tipped in to front free end paper else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a scrape/crease along part of the spine panel £10.00 ''Ila Fazieh has committed the ultimate crime. She has refused mental conditioning, preferring to risk exile and even death rather than submit to the programmed paralysis that passes for life on an Earth governed by the severe edicts of the Instrumentality. The sentence is exile to... Planet 1KXT 23 - Vlahil... ''
Ardath Mayhar How the Gods Wove in Kyrannon Doubleday 1979 First Edition First Printing (Code J35 on P.180) Slightly bumped at top and at base of spine and review slip tipped in to front free end paper else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket with a little foxing on the inside (no show-through) £4.00 Clute - ''In the Kyrannon books, folk of transparent decency must resist a tyrant whose disruptive influence threatens to sour the harmony between human beings and nature.'' Her first novel.
Ardath Mayhar How the Gods Wove in Kyrannon Sidgwick & Jackson 1980 First Edition in the UK First Printing Lower front corner slightly bumped else Fine book in partly browned Dust Jacket With Publisher's Review Slip £7.50 Clute - ''In the Kyrannon books, folk of transparent decency must resist a tyrant whose disruptive influence threatens to sour the harmony between human beings and nature.'' Her first novel.
Ardath Mayhar The Seekers of Shar-Nuhn Doubleday 1980 First Edition First Printing (Code K20 on P.187) Bruised at top and at base of spine and review slip tipped in to front free end paper else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket with a little foxing on the inside (no show-through) £7.50 ''Teleport yourself into the land that holds the Three Secrets as you wander through the corridors of the Tower of Truth. Shar-Nuhn is the land of pilgrimage, a mystically bizarre world... filled with forgotten races, beautiful aliens, evil wizards, mysterious and terrible curses, and two courageous heroes... '' Same world as How the Gods Wove...
Ardath Mayhar Warlock's Gift Doubleday 1982 First Edition First Printing (Code M12 on P.187) Bruised at top and at base of spine and review slip tipped in to front free end paper else Fine book in Dust Jacket with a tear at the base of the rear fold £10.00 ''... Karas Lantir, once the prince of his father's mighty and happy kingdom, dreams of deposing the frightfully evil warlock who stole control... With the aid of only a few loyal men - and the power of his fiancee... Karas embarks on a perilous journey into the warlock's seemingly impregnable fortress...
L. H. Maynard Falling Into Heaven Sarob Press 2004 First Edition First Printing - Issued Without Dust Jacket Bruised at top and base of spine and lower corners slightly bumped else Fine book £10.00 Introduction by William P. Simmons. Fourteen tales of terror...''... rare glimpses into experiences neither wholly fantasy nor reality, fable or fiction... '' Limited to 150 unsigned trade copies.
Angus McAllister The Canongate Strangler Dog and Bone 1990 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Edges & corners & two page corner tips creased, & top rear corner tip slightly bumped else Fine book £4.00 ''... a psychological thriller with supernatural overtones set in Edinburgh... Edward Middleton, a respectable lawyer, finds himself strangely involved in a series of murders. Horrified, he at first tries to explain, then to prevent their headlong progress... ''
Paul J. McAuley Pasquale's Angel Gollancz 1994 First Edition First Printing Covers lightly rubbed else Fine Uncorrected Proof. £5.00 ''Florence in the year 1518. The most powerful of the Italian states, the city is riven by the changes brought about by the devices of... Leonardo Da Vinci. Steamships ply the canal which links Florence with the sea; steam-powered factories flood the economy with mass-produced goods... Politics, necromancy, and the discovery that the Great Engineer has far from retired mean that nothing is ever as it seems...''
Paul J. McAuley Players Simon & Schuster 2007 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, lower front corner and top edge of front board bruised and page edges no longer quite parallel else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £20.00 ''A teenage girl is found naked and fatally injured in mountain forest two hundred miles from her home... The post-apocalyptic world of a role-playing computer game - and the murderous spree of a psychopathic killer driven by delusions of superhuman supremacy. And rookie detective Summer Ziegler... in her first major case... '' Scarce.
Paul J. McAuley Secret Harmonies Gollancz 1989 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly faded Dust Jacket, with a short tear at the base of the rear fold and a little associated creasing Signed by the Author on the title page. £4.00 ''... Elysium had boundless oceans, clean skies, lush forests and fertile plains. Its primitive aborigines seemed harmless... Yet all was not well... Citizens... benefited from the new technologies brought by every ship... but feared... the expansion plans of the new settlers... When the revolution against the city's tyranny finally came, not everyone caught up in the struggle was human...''
Paul J. McAuley Something Coming Through Gollancz 2015 First Edition First Printing A few top page corners bumped and creased else Fine Uncorrected Proof. With Publisher's Press Release £7.50 ''The alien Jackaroo have given humanity fifteen worlds. The planets are a chance to start over, but they're also littered with ruins left by the Jackaroo's previous clients... Chloe... works... mapping changes cause by imported scraps of alien technology... she stumbles across a pair of orphaned kids possessed by an ancient ghost... ''
Paul J. McAuley The King Of The Hill and Other Stories Gollancz 1991 First Edition First Printing Page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''In the title story, a boy living in the shadow of Cadbury Castle finds a desperate hope for occupied, war-torn Britain in the legends of an ancient time. 'Karl and the ogre' paints a terrifying picture of a world where fairy tales and fantasy have become reality. 'The Airs of Earth' is a powerful story of the Golden - immensely wealthy near-immortals... ''
Paul J. McAuley The King Of The Hill and Other Stories Gollancz 1991 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''In the title story, a boy living in the shadow of Cadbury Castle finds a desperate hope for occupied, war-torn Britain in the legends of an ancient time. 'Karl and the ogre' paints a terrifying picture of a world where fairy tales and fantasy have become reality. 'The Airs of Earth' is a powerful story of the Golden - immensely wealthy near-immortals... ''
Paul J. McAuley The Secret Of Life Voyager 2001 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and centre of the lower edge of the rear board and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £4.00 ''A Chinese expedition finds microbial life deep under Mar's polar cap and secretly brings it back to Earth. Chinese biotech companies want to exploit the extraordinary potential of this tough, ancient life, but industrial espionage leads to the escape of a genetically altered version, the Chi, into the Pacific Ocean. Able to adapt and change at high speed... '' Shortlisted for the Arthur Clarke Award 2002
Paul J. McAuley White Devils Simon & Schuster 2004 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously Bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''... Nicholas Hyde is a volunteer working with a humanitarian charity in the chaos of the new Africa, a continent torn apart by civil war, plague, and rogue biotechnology. While investigating a fresh massacre... Nick's team is ambushed. Small, ape-like creatures - pale, fierce and preternaturally strong... ''
Paul J. McAuley Whole Wide World HarperCollins 2001 First Edition First Printing Lower rear corner lightly creased and lamination starting to peel there, one page corner tip creased else Fine Uncorrected Proof Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''LONDON, IN THE AFTERMATH OF THE INFOWAR Then: terrorists bombed the City, brought down the Internet and equalised the nation's bank accounts at zero. Now: surveillance cameras on every street-corner. Censors patrolling the borders of the internet. A young woman murdered before the gaze of eager voyeurs... ''
Paul J. McAuley Whole Wide World HarperCollins 2001 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''LONDON, IN THE AFTERMATH OF THE INFOWAR Then: terrorists bombed the City, brought down the Internet and equalised the nation's bank accounts at zero. Now: surveillance cameras on every street-corner. Censors patrolling the borders of the internet. A young woman murdered before the gaze of eager voyeurs... ''
Anne McCaffrey Acorna The Unicorn Girl HarperPrism 1997 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges browning else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... She was just a little girl. With a tiny horn in the center of her forehead, funny-looking feet, beautiful silver hair, and several curious powers: the ability to purify air and water, make plants grow, and heal scars and broken bones... Acorna's rough-and-ready 'uncles'... took their foundling... all the way to the bandit planet... where no questions are asked, and a girl might grow up free.'' First of the trilogy.
Anne McCaffrey Acorna's Quest HarperPrism 1998 First Edition First Printing Bruised at the top and bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... Acorna has become a young woman, with all of youth's dreams and sorrows. She still has the tiny, translucent horn in the center of her forehead... 'funny' feet and hands, her beautiful silver hair, as well as her miraculous ability to purify air and water, make plants grow and heal human sickness... '' Second in the series
Anne McCaffrey Acorna's Rebels Eos 2003 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Acorna's people, the Linyaari, have started to reclaim their homeworld from the ravages of the brutal alien Kkleevi. But the expedition has unlocked a larger mystery about the origins of the Linyaari people... '' Sixth in the series
Anne McCaffrey All The Weyrs Of Pern Del Rey 1991 First Edition in the US First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... when the people of Pern.. excavated the ancient remains of the planet's original settlement, they uncovered the colonists voice-activated artificial intelligence system... And the computer had incredible news... There was a chance... that they could... annihilate Thread once and for all!!''
Anne McCaffrey Black Horses for the King Doubleday 1996 First Edition in the UK First Printing Page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Galwyn hates working for his cruel uncle on board ship until some very special passengers - Lord Artos and his companions - set sail, bound for foreign lands in search of the finest black horses known to man... for his army to be able to drive the invading Saxons out of Britain once and for all... '' Her first historical novel for young adults.
Anne McCaffrey Changelings Book One of The Twins of Petaybee Del Rey 2006 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and slight spine lean else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... now Petaybee is changing in mysterious, unprecedented ways, and the return of off-world scientists threatens the amazing planet and its equally amazing inhabitants... ''
Anne McCaffrey Changelings Book One of The Twins of Petaybee Bantam Press 2006 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and slight spine lean else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... Yana and Sean are now the parents of twins... their destiny is deeply entwined with the sentient planet that is their home. For Ronan and Murel are more than human... each can transform into a seal and converse telepathically with the planet's creatures... Meanwhile Petaybee is changing...''
Anne McCaffrey Crisis On Doona Orbit 1993 First UK & Trade Hardback Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket with a little wear at the tips of the front fold. £7.50 ''... the historic Decision at Doona... was to last for a quarter of a century. Now that contract has run out and is up for renewal. Everything that Human and Hrruban has worked for - particularly the delicate alliance itself - is in peril and could be destroyed utterly...''
Anne McCaffrey Damia Ace/Putnam 1992 First Edition in the US First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... Unquestionably the most brilliant of the Gwyn-Raven children, Damia is also the most tempestuous... enormous telepathic powers... an incoming alien armada of such strength... Damia and Afra must find a way to save their planet.''
Anne McCaffrey Damia's Children Bantam 1993 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, spine leaned and top page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... Together Man and Mrdini worked to create prosperous worlds and guard against the terrible threat of the annihilating Hivers. And now, in the depths of Space, Mrdini scouts had crossed the path of three Hiver ships... bearing the queens and workers... It was the four elder children of Damia... who were to play their part... ''
Anne McCaffrey Deluge Book Three of The Twins of Petaybee Bantam Press 2008 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously Slightly bumped at base of spine, slight spine lean and faint damp-marking at lower edge of front board else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... the selkie twins, Ronan and Murel, leave Petaybee on a mission to help rescue their friend Marmie, who has been falsely arrested... they have to try to evade the clutches of their old adversary Dr Mabu... Meanwhile, the powerful and avaricious Company is making another attempt to take over the world of Petaybee... ''
Anne McCaffrey Dragonsdawn Del Rey 1988 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and top corners else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £3.00 ''... Then some of the colonists noticed that the small, dragonlike lizards that inhabited their new world were joining the fight against Thread, breathing fire on it and teleporting to safety. If only, they thought, the dragonets were big enough for a human to ride and intelligent enough to work as a team with a rider... ''
Anne McCaffrey Dragonsong Sidgwick & Jackson 1976 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at base of spine, spine leant, light fading to approx. 1'' inside top edge of rear board, one light spine strain and page edges lightly age-darkened - Very Good book in like Dust Jacket, with the spine panel lettering and part of the rear panel lightly faded. £40.00 ''With the death of Petiron, the old Harper of Half-Circkle Sea Hold, Menolly lost a friend and an ally. Menolly's voice was true, her fingers clever on string, stick or pipe, but she was only a girl and girls couldn't be harpers... ''
Anne McCaffrey Dragonsong Sidgwick & Jackson 1976 First Edition in the UK First Printing Top page edges lightly foxed and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with the spine panel lettering lightly faded (less than usual) and Publisher's £3.95 sticker on the front flap With Publisher's Review Slip £60.00 ''With the death of Petiron, the old Harper of Half-Circle Sea Hold, Menolly lost a friend and an ally. Menolly's voice was true, her fingers clever on string, stick or pipe, but she was only a girl and girls couldn't be harpers... ''
Anne McCaffrey Freedom's Challenge Ace/Putnam 1998 First Edition - Issued Simultaneously Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and lower corners else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket with a couple of short scratches on the rear panel. £4.00 ''... Kris Bjornson and her fellow slaves were dumped on an uninhabited planet by their Catteni masters... the colonists have learned to survive... Should they settle in here... their duty is to escape, to get back to Earth... ''
Anne McCaffrey Freedom's Choice Ace/Putnam 1997 First Edition in the US First Printing Slightly bumped at top & base of spine & lower corners bruised else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''They had called the planet Botany, after the old penal colony on Earth. For... they were... prisoners and dissidents... whom the hated Catteni had banished to an empty planet... Who had created the giant grain sheds - the mammoth machinery that tilled the great fields... the 'Farmers'... were greater than anything the universe had ever seen.''
Anne McCaffrey Freedom's Landing Ace/Putnam 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like, lightly rubbed, Dust Jacket, with a touch of wear at the top of the spine panel £4.00 ''... Kristin Bjornsen was expecting a normal life, right until the day the Catteni ships floated into view... The Catteni value strength and intelligence in their slaves... she was driven into the hold of an enormous ship, and... awoke on a strange planet... hundreds of slaves have been dropped and left to their own resources... ''
Anne McCaffrey Lyon's Pride Bantam 1994 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... The four children of Damia... were Primes amongst the Talents, and all their skills were desperately needed, for the Hiver's terrible Sphere ships were still thrusting through space, unfathomable, impenetrable and carrying death in their labyrinthine depths... '' Fourth in the series.
Anne McCaffrey Maelstrom Book Two of The Twins of Petaybee Del Rey 2006 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine, one page corner creased and page edges slightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Now that Petaybee is forming a new equatorial island, the planet has agreed to harbor a group of new refugees... But the mission to collect the immigrants becomes a rescue operation... ''
Anne McCaffrey Pegasus In Flight Del Rey 1990 First Edition First Printing Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. £5.00 ''As Director... telepath Rhyssa Owen coordinated the job assignments for the psychically gifted Talents... Feisty and streetwise, twelve-year-old Tirla used her extraordinary gift for languages... Young Peter, paralysed in a freak accident... were discovered to have some very unusual... abilities... ''
Anne McCaffrey Power Lines Bantam 1994 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and Personalised by Anne McCaffrey on the Title Page £7.50 ''The miraculous and mysterious world of Petaybee was to be investigated. No-one... could believe that the planet was a living, breathing, sentient entity, that every plant and animal was in symbiotic communication with the spirit of the Petaybean world... ''
Anne McCaffrey Powers That Be Del Rey 1993 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... Strange things were happening on Petaybee, it seemed. Unauthorised genetically engineered species had been spotted. Geologic survey teams sent to locate newly discovered mineral deposits were either coming up empty - or disappearing altogether. And the locals weren't talking... ''
Anne McCaffrey Red Star Rising Bantam 1996 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top of spine and page edges lightly browned and marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''For over two hundred years there had been peace on Pern - but now the signs were ominous. Violent winter storms and erupting volcanoes heralded the second Pass of Thread, when the red planet would rain down its horrifying harvest and destroy every living organism on the face of Pern... ''
Anne McCaffrey The Chronicles Of Pern First Fall Del Rey 1993 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... the first-ever Pern short-story collection!... Let the queen of dragons... take you back to the earliest days of Pernese history... '' The Survey: P.E.R.N., The Dolphins' Bell, The Ford of Red Hanrahan, The Second Weyr and Rescue Run
Anne McCaffrey The Chronicles Of Pern First Fall Del Rey 1993 First Edition Second Printing Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. £4.00 ''... the first-ever Pern short-story collection!... Let the queen of dragons... take you back to the earliest days of Pernese history... '' The Survey: P.E.R.N., The Dolphins' Bell, The Ford of Red Hanrahan, The Second Weyr and Rescue Run
Anne McCaffrey The Dolphins Of Pern Del Rey 1994 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... the dragonriders... were on the verge of ridding their planet of Thread forever. But T'lion... was not old enough... relegated to conveying people from place to place - until he and Readis... made contact with the legendary 'shipfish'...
Anne McCaffrey The Masterharper Of Pern Del Rey 1998 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the top of the folds. £7.50 ''... Robinton is a prodigy from birth. as a child, he is already composing music that the apprentice and journeyman harpers play with delight, and... has discovered another gift: he has the ability to speak with the dragons... But not everyone appreciates his talents... ''
Anne McCaffrey The Masterharper Of Pern Bantam 1998 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the top of the front fold. £5.00 ''MasterSinger Merelan and Harper Petiron were a brilliant and devoted couple... When after a long and difficult birth, Robinton was born to them, it should have been the culmination of a unique partnership... But Petiron... had no time for his son... and... the Harper Hall took over, training the greatest talent Pern had ever seen... ''
Anne McCaffrey The Renegades Of Pern Bantam 1990 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''They were the misfits, the outcasts, the murderers without Hold or Crafthall. Some were resentful, some sought vengeance, but it was not until Thella, Lady Holder of Telgar, began to weld them together into a terrifying and brilliant clan that they became the Renegades Of Pern... ''
Anne McCaffrey The Renegades Of Pern Del Rey 1989 First Edition Second Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''As long as the people of Pern could remember, the Holds had protected them from Thread... some, like Jayge's trader clan... simply preferred the freedom of the roads to the security of the Holds... Then, from the ranks of the criminals and the disaffected, rose a band of renegades... ''
Anne McCaffrey The Rowan Ace/Putnam 1990 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''The colonies on Altair were frontier settlements... It was no surprise after torrential rains... that the small Rowan Mining camp was totally destroyed... What was surprising was the psychic wail of agony that went up... belonged to a three-year-old child... and she grew into a beautiful, magical-looking woman... the most important Talent on the planet... ''
Anne McCaffrey The Rowan Ace/Putnam 1990 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. Signed and with a 'warm' inscription by the Author £20.00 ''The colonies on Altair were frontier settlements... It was no surprise after torrential rains... that the small Rowan Mining camp was totally destroyed... What was surprising was the psychic wail of agony that went up... belonged to a three-year-old child... and she grew into a beautiful, magical-looking woman... the most important Talent on the planet... ''
Anne McCaffrey The Ship Who Sang Rapp & Whiting 1971 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges marked and slightly bumped else Fine book in slightly browned and edge-worn Dust Jacket with a few short tears Signed by the Author on the Title Page £200.00 ''Helva was a shell person - a human brain encapsulated in a metal body, part of the structure of a spaceship. Brainships combine human will, emotions and intelligence with all the latest in computer technology; so Helva could calculate like a computer and knew all of Shakespeare, world history, had studied art... and she could sing!... ''
Anne McCaffrey The Ship Who Searched Orbit 1994 First Edition in the UK & First Trade Hardback First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Tia, a bright and precocious seven-year-old, becomes afflicted by a paralysing alien virus... But Tia won't be satisfied to glide through life in a glorified wheelchair. She would rather strap on a spaceship. And Tia has a special mission: to seek out whatever it was that laid her low, to understand and then eliminate it... ''
Anne McCaffrey The Ship Who Won Baen 1994 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and lower corners else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Carialle decided she would strap on a spaceship. Her brawn is a guy named Keff. Their mission: to search the galaxy for intelligent beings... ''
Anne McCaffrey The Skies Of Pern Bantam 2001 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges browning else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''A new age is dawning on Pern, for since the dragons have changed the orbit or the Red Star, the horrors of Threadfall will soon be a thing of the past... But... further dangers are beginning to emerge... the Abominators plot together to destroy all learning... a large cometary fragment is hurtling towards Pern and cannot be deflected... '' Scarce.
Anne McCaffrey The Tower And The Hive Bantam 1999 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges browned and lightly rubbed else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''Much had been done to limit and destroy the powers of the terrible Hivers, who had torn through space annihilating every living thing that stood in their way. But still the Alliance - of human and furry Mrdini - had to discover the whereabouts of every last Hiver world and stop the Queens from further colonisation... ''
Anne McCaffrey The Worlds Of Anne McCaffrey Andre Deutsch 1981 First Combined Edition & Thus First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £60.00 The Ship Who Sang specially revised for this edition.
Todd McCaffrey Dragonsblood Bantam 2005 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket £5.00 ''A deadly plague has begun to wipe out the dragons and fire-lizards, leaving mankind no defence against the deadly Thread... '' Introduction by Anne
Robert R. McCammon Gone South Pocket Books 1992 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, felt-pen remainder mark on lower page edges and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Flooded by memories, poisoned by the dealy fallout of Agent Orange, and desperate for work, Dan Lambert kills a man in a moment of blind fear and fury... Now Dan is on the run, heading south... a journey of relentless suspense and impassioned discovery... ''
Tom McCarthy C Cape 2010 Fifth Printing Slightly bumped at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... follows the short, intense life of Serge Carrefax, a man who... surges into the electric modernity of the early twentieth century, transfixed by the technologies that will obliterate him... a compelling, sophisticated and sublimely imaginative book uncovering the hidden codes and dark rhythms that sustain life.''
Wil McCarthy Murder In The Solid State Tor 1996 First Edition First Printing Covers slightly rubbed else Fine Uncorrected Proof £5.00 ''... a hard-science, page-turning suspense novel of one man's battle to save his life, career, and country in a 21st-century America. It is a Heinleinesque examination of how nanotechnology offers both the possibility of unparalleled freedom and the danger of inescapable totalitarianism... ''
Wil McCarthy The Collapsium Gollancz 2000 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and a few top page corner tips bruised else Fine book in lightly bumped Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''In the eighth decade of the Queendom of Sol three things form the backbone of Civilization. WELLSTONE: programmable matter of almost magical properties. COLLAPSIUM: a deadly crystal composed of miniature black holes indispensable for the transmission of matter and information... RIVALRY: a bitter competition between Her Majesty's two most brilliant scientists... ''
Brian McClellan Promise of Blood The Powder Mage Trilogy: Book 1 Orbit 2013 First Edition First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Press Release £10.00 ''Field Marshal Tamas's coup against the king has sent corrupt aristocrats to the guillotine and brought bread to the starving. But he knows that the battle is just beginning... . ''
Lyn McConchie (Also as Elizabeth Underwood) The Questing Road Tor 2010 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and a couple of page top edges slightly bumped else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the base of the front fold. £7.50 ''Acolytes of a dark god have crossed the gulf between worlds to abduct an innocent tariling not even a year old, dooming it to become a sacrifice in a ceremony that will unleash an army of supernatural creatures upon an unsuspecting kingdom. Yoros and Karryl know that this is no mere animal... With their warrior niece Ashara, they follow its trail... ''
Jack McDevitt Cauldron Ace 2007 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''By 2255 the age of starflight is over... Then a young physicist named Jon Silvestri comes forward, insisting that an abandoned prototype for a much more efficient star drive is workable... The Cauldron - the very core of the galaxy - is now only three months away... '' A Priscilla Hutchins novel.
Jack McDevitt Polaris Ace 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a little wear at the top of the front fold. £7.50 ''The luxury space yacht Polaris carried an elite group of the wealthy and curious thousands of light years from earth to witness a spectacular stellar phenomenon. It never returned... Sixty years later... Prominent antiques dealer Alex Benedict manages to secure some artefacts... ''
Jack McDevitt Seeker Ace 2005 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and top page edges browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Near the end of the twenty-seventh century... two ships set out from Earth... the Bremerhaven... the Seeker... On a distant planet, the voyagers established a colony they named Margolia. Then they and the colony disappeared from recorded history... Thousands of years later... ''
Sandra McDonald The Outback Stars Tor 2007 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the tips of the folds £5.00 ''Lieutenant Jodenny Scott is a hero. She has the medals and scars to prove it... and she's bored... she takes a berth on the next ship out... a mistake... Jodenny's handed a division full of misfits, incompetents, and criminals... Jodenny comes face-to-face with something powerful... love.''
Sandra McDonald The Stars Down Under Tor 2008 First Edition First Printing Slightly faded at top, and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Chief Terry Myell and Lieutenant Commander Jodenny Scott... have been assigned to duty on... Fortune, away from the huge ships that carry colonists from the wreckage of... Earth. But there's another way... to travel...Wondinja Spheres... alien artifacts that link places and times... Now... shut down... ''
Sophia McDougall Romanitas Orion 2005 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''... A single state holds absolute sway from the Eastern border of India across the Atlantic: magnetic railways span the globe... Slaves are constructing a giant bridge over the Persian Gulf... The sixteen-year-old heir to the throne is about to learn a secret that threatens the security of the greatest power on earth... This is the Roman Empire. Now.'' First of the trilogy
Ian McEwan On Chesil Beach Cape 2007 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... It is July 1962. Edward and Florence, young innocents married that morning, arrive at a hotel on the Dorset coast. At dinner in their rooms they struggle to suppress their private fears of the wedding night to come... a story of lives transformed by a gesture not made or a word not spoken.''
Maureen F. McHugh Half The Day Is Night Tor 1994 First Edition First Printing Fine Uncorrected Proof. £7.50 ''... a gripping tale of intrigue and complicity in the undersea cities of the 21st century. War veteran David Dai has come to ocean-bottom Caribe to work as a bodyguard to Maya Ling, banker... but... she draws the attention of terrorists who threaten to plunge her, and David, back into the nightmare of his own violent past...''
Maureen F. McHugh Mission Child Avon 1998 First Edition First Printing Spiral Bound Uncorrected Galley Proof - Near Fine book £5.00 ''Humanity once boldly pushed outward from the Earth to establish colonies throughout the galaxy. But humankind reached too far - overextending, faltering, and ultimately failing - leaving its distant settlements to fend for themselves. Now, after many centuries, the progenitors have returned to reclaim their lost territories... ''
Fiona McIntosh King's Wrath Valisar: Book Three HarperVoyager 2010 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Promotional Sheet £7.50 ''... As the empire threatens to tear itself to pieces, former enemies must now work on the same side and friends become the hunted to protect the imperial line. At all costs royal blood must prevail... even when it pitches Valisar against Valisar.''
Vonda N. McIntyre Fireflood And Other Stories Gollancz 1980 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in like, unpriced, Dust Jacket. £5.00 Eleven stories including the Nebula Award winning 'Of Mist, and Grass, and Sand' - Fireflood; Spectra; Wings; The Mountains of Sunset, the Mountains of Dawn; The End's Beginning; Screwtop; Only at Night; Recourse, Inc.; The Genius Freaks and Aztecs.
Vonda N. McIntyre Fireflood And Other Stories Houghton-Mifflin 1979 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket a little worn at the base of the spine £10.00 Eleven stories including the Nebula Award winning 'Of Mist, and Grass, and Sand' - Fireflood; Spectra; Wings; The Mountains of Sunset, the Mountains of Dawn; The End's Beginning; Screwtop; Only at Night; Recourse, Inc.; The Genius Freaks and Aztecs.
Vonda N. McIntyre Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Severn House 1987 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges a little marked else Fine book in slightly scratched and rubbed Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''At last, Admiral James T. Kirk and the crew of the late Starship Enterprise begin the long voyage home. But the trip is interrupted by the appearance of a mysterious, all-powerful intruder... Kirk, Spock, McCoy and the rest of the crew must journey back through time... only there can they save the future... '' Scarce
Vonda N. McIntyre The Crystal Star Bantam 1994 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and lower front corner and page edges a little browned else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''With the New Alliance firmly established, Princess Leia Organa has taken a strong leading role in government... As Luke Skywalker and Han Solo... follow rumours of a lost enclave of Jedi Knights, Leia's and Han's children are kidnapped... Leia and Chewbacca follow a trail of clues... ''
Dennis L. McKiernan Silver Wolf, Black Falcon Roc 2000 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 '' ... The progeny of an Elf and a shape-changing Baeran, Bair is cursed with a destiny that places him in mortal danger, for according to prophecy, Bair is the Hope of the World... ''
Robin McKinley Dragonhaven Putnam 2007 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a touch of wear to the top of the rear fold £10.00 ''... Jake lives with his scientist father at the Makepiece Institute of Integrated Dragon Studies in Smokehill National Park... home to about two hundred of the few remaining Draco australiensis, which is extinct in the wild... they are up to eighty feet long and breathe fire. On Jakes first overnight solo in the park, he meets a dragon... ''
Robin McKinley The Blue Sword Julia MacRae 1983 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''When Harry Crewe's father dies she travels east to Istan, the last outpost of the Homelander empire where her elder brother is stationed... and looks across the desert to the dark mountains of Damar... where Harry's destiny lies... bound up with... Strange powers and magic - a long treasured sword to be carried into a legendary battle... '' Scarce.
Donna McMahon Dance Of Knives Tor 2001 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''Vancouver in the 22nd century remains a vibrant seaport city despite the global economic collapse and massive sea level rise... divided between its prospering Guild citizens and the starving descendants of American refugees... '' The author's first novel.
Sean McMullen Glass Dragons Tor 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine a few page top edges a little creased else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a short crease in the rear flap. £10.00 Sequel to Voyage of the Shadowmoon ''... continues the tale of Laron, the chivalrous seven-hundred-year-old vampire, the appallingly dangerous and beautiful Vlander, and the long-suffering Terikel as they investigate a secret project of arcane magic... so dangerous it could destroy their world... ''
Sean McMullen The Time Engine: The Fourth Book Of The Moonworlds Saga Tor 2008 First Edition First Printing Bumped at top and slightly bumped at base of spine, upper front corner bruised and top page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a touch of wear and erosion at the upper tips of the folds £10.00 ''... Wayfarer Inspector Danolarian saw his world's future and did not approve. The inspector knew about time travel because he had once met his future self. What he did not know was that he would be abducted into the future, and wind up on the run with a constable who had shape-shifted into a cat... ''
Sean McMullen Voidfarer Tor 2006 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... At first, Wayfarer Inspector Danolarian thought that the huge oval thing that had fallen from the sky was a dragon's egg. When it opened, however, he knew it was much, much worse. His world was being invaded by pitiless sorcerers from Lupan, who cold sweep whole armies aside and even defeat the invulnerable glass dragons... '' A Tale Of The Moonworld's Saga.
Ronald A. McQueen The Cosmic Assassin Hale 1980 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket with a tiny (2mm) tear at the base of the spine panel, with an associated crease £7.50 ''... His eyes were blue and piercing... liked animals; he liked people too... Sam was the most feared man in two Galaxies... ''
Ronald A. McQueen The Sorcerer of Marakaan Hale 1980 First Edition First Printing Upper corners slightly bumped and lower page edges a little marked else Fine book in like, slightly creased, Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Review Slip £5.00 ''Mardoc was the ultimate weapon, a weapon built at the height of an intergalactic war; but a weapon which was never used because of its fearful potential. Nobody really knew what Mardoc was, but they knew that once unleashed, it represented a force which would be impossible to control. And someone had released Mardoc...''
John Meaney (Also as Thomas Blackthorne) Black Blood Bantam 2009 First Edition in the US First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... an intoxicating blend of futuristic noir and gothic fantasy that carries a cop with a personal vendetta across the barrier between life and death... in a morbidly lush necropolis, he must stop a conspiracy of killers whose power is fuelled by spilling black blood... ''
John Meaney Bone Song Bantam 2008 First Edition in the US First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... in a city of the dead where desire is very much alive and murder a pleasure for connoisseurs, an honest cop must face his own darkest impulses... ''
John Meaney (Also as Thomas Blackthorne) Bone Song Gollancz 2007 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and a few page fore-edges slightly bumped and with a few tiny tears else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Tristopolis. Death's City. Countless dead lie in the catacombs beneath the streets. The remains of thousands of Tristopolis' former citizens, stacked neatly inside the necroFlux generators which draw psychic energy from their bones to power the city... haunted by wraiths, has people who make a living from crime... ''
R. M. Meluch The Myriad Tour of the Merrimack #1 DAW 2005 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... a fast-paced, action-packed military science fiction series that seriously wreaks havoc with space, time, and our concepts of reality... the forces of Earth and the Palatine have recently united in an uneasy and extremely fragile alliance against the Hive, the alien life-form that is swarming across the galaxy, literally devouring everything it encounters... ''
R. M. Meluch The Sagittarius Command A Novel of the Merrimack DAW 2007 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''...The pride of the U. S. space fleet.. But when the alien life-form known as the Hive... begins wreaking destruction across the galaxy... what they learn... is that there is no safe place in near or deep space when it comes to the Hive... '' Book 3 in the series
R. M. Meluch Wolf Star Tour of the Merrimack #2 DAW 2006 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and top page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... the Merrimack has located a Roman convoy that they believe is key to the success of their mission... this cunning enemy has a secret plan of attack... even as the two sides struggle... an alien life-form is bearing down on them... ''
James Melville The Chrysanthemum Chain Secker & Warburg 1980 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, unpriced, Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... Problems... for Superitendent Otani... David Murrow was murdered... his death has certain marks of a gangland killing. How could a foreigner, a respected and conspicuous figure in the expatriate community, have become involved with the highly professional - and jealously exclusive - local criminals... '' His second Otani novel.
Judith Merrill Homecalling And Other Stories The Complete Solo Short Science Fiction of Judith Merrill NESFA 2005 First Edition First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £15.00 Introduction by Elisabeth Carey; Judith Merril' Legacy by Emily Pohl-Weary; 25 memorable stories 558 pages.
Brian Merriman The Man Who Talked Babytalk Brian & O'Keefe 1976 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges a little age-darkened and marked else Fine book in rubbed and slightly creased Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... Michael Griffin, a young American philologist... researches in 'zophonolgy', the study of animal communication, lead him to the language of babies, animals, fairies and dolphins... strewn with thorny metaphysical encounters with the questions of language, identity and communication.'' Scarce.
Karen Michalson Enemy Glory Tor 2001 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and against the side of the spine panel else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... a dark, atmospheric fantasy world where the realm of the supernatural lies in the north while warring kingdoms and a complex religion devoted to gods and goddesses of good and evil dominate the south. Young Llewelyn is an unhappy child.. solaced by an ailing local hedge witch, who lies to him... ''
Sarah Micklem Firethorn Voyager 2005 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and a couple of page edges slightly damp-wrinkled else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''''Firethorn remembers little of her past; her parents a vague and teasing memory, but service in the Dame's household provides a... tolerable existence... her comfortable world is turned upside down when her old mistress dies... she is forced to run away... she emerges... blessed, or cursed, with uncanny abilities.''
Sarah Micklem Firethorn Scribner 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, slightly worn at the extremities. £7.50 ''Firethorn flees a life of drudgery to live alone in the forest, relying on her knowledge of herb lore to survive... she returns transformed, indebted to the god who saved her life, and blessed - or cursed - with uncanny abilities and a nagging sense of destiny...''
Sarah Micklem Firethorn Voyager 2005 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at base of spine and light pressure mark on cover else Fine Uncorrected Proof. £4.00 ''''Firethorn remembers little of her past; her parents a vague and teasing memory, but service in the Dame's household provides a... tolerable existence... her comfortable world is turned upside down when her old mistress dies... she is forced to run away... she emerges... blessed, or cursed, with uncanny abilities.''
Haydn Middleton The Lie of the Land Macmillan 1989 First Edition in the UK First Printing Top page edges lightly browned and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with the spine panel background lightly faded £5.00 ''... David Nennius - a gigantic 40-year-old electrician - believes he must die a ritual death... a single catastrophic incident lies at the heart of Nennius' problem... He has built a myth around it: a fusion of fact and fantasy centred on Albion... the dark underside of the island of Britain... in order to save him... she must enter his myth... ''
China Mieville Iron Council Macmillan 2004 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''It is a time of revolts and revolutions, conflict and intrigue. New Crobuzon is being ripped apart... In the midst of this turmoil, a mysterious masked figure spurs strange rebellion, while treachery and violence incubate in strange places... search for a lost hope, an undying legend... the time of the Iron Council.''
China Mieville The City & The City Macmillan 2009 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top of spine and lower front corner and base of spine bruised and one page corner creased else Fine book in like Dust Jacket lightly rubbed at the tips of the folds £15.00 ''When the body of a murdered woman is found in the extraordinary, decaying city of Beszel, somewhere at the edge of Europe, it looks like a routine case for Inspector Tyador Borlu... But as he probes, the evidence begins to point to conspiracies far stranger, and more deadly, than anything he could have imagined... ''
Frank Miller Batman The Dark Knight Returns Titan 1986 Fourth Printing (Paper) Corners a little rubbed/worn, edges lightly bumped - Very Good to Near Fine Book Illustrated by Lynn Varley £7.50 Introduction by Alan Moore; The Dark Knight Returns; The Dark Knight Triumphant; Hunt The Dark Knight; The Dark Knight Falls
Karen Miller (Also as K. E. Mills) The Falcon Throne Tarnished Crown Book One Orbit 2014 First Edition First Printing Fine Uncorrected Proof. £7.50 ''Every crown is tarnished by the blood of ambition... A masterful tale of the thirst for power and the personal cost of betrayal - packed with political intrigue, explosive action and compelling drama... ''
Karen Miller (Also as K. E. Mills) The Falcon Throne The Tarnished Crown Book One Orbit 2014 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a hint of rubbing at the upper tips of the folds £10.00 ''... A bastard lord, rising up against his tyrant cousin, sheds more blood than he bargained for... A royal child, believed dead, sets his eyes on regaining his father's stolen throne... A duke's widow, defending her daughter, defies the ambitious lord who'd control them both... And two brothers, divided by ambition, will learn the true meaning of treachery... ''
Karen Miller (Also as K. E. Mills) The Prodigal Mage Fisherman's Children Book One Orbit 2010 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, lightly rubbed at the tips of the folds £5.00 ''It's been months since Rafel ventured over Barl's Mountains into the unknown, in a desperate bid to seek help. With his father's weather magic exhausted and Lur ravaged by polluting magics, there seemed no other hope. Now this too has died... ''
Karen Miller (Also as K. E. Mills) The Reluctant Mage Fisherman's Children Book Two Orbit 2010 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously? (ISBN 9781841497853) Bruised at base of spine and page edges a little marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Promotional Sheet £7.50 ''It's been months since Rafel ventured over Barl's Mountains into the unknown, in a desperate bid to seek help. With his father's weather magic exhausted and Lur ravaged by polluting magics, there seemed no other hope. Now this too has died... ''
Rand Miller Myst The Book Of Atrus Bantam 1995 First Edition in the UK First Printing - Issued Without Dust Jacket Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned and slightly marked else Fine book in laminated boards (as issued) £4.00 ''... the story of Atrus, son of Gehn, the last of the race of D'Ni - the masters of The Art, the craft of linking to other worlds through the descriptive art of writing... a tale of son against father... truth versus evil... love and redemption... '' The book version of the popular CD-Rom
Walter M. Miller Saint Leibowitz And The Wild Horse Woman Orbit 1997 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''In the midst of a post-nuclear dark age, the Catholic Church, riven by internal strife, is still involved in a bitter power struggle with the temporal leaders of the devastated USA... the Church embarks on the ultimate Crusade... ''
Misha Red Spider, White Web Morrigan 1990 First Limited Signed Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and upper front corner bumped and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author and all contributors on the un-numbered tipped-in limitation page £15.00 Illustrated by Don Coyote, Foreword by Brian Aldiss, Postscript by James Blaylock ''In the sealed city of Mickey-san the skies are still blue. There is no crime. No pollution. No one is unemployed and entertainment is the primary industry. In the tunnels below lies Dogto... Tommy Uchida, enigma, god, a mind too brilliant for his... enhanced body; and Kumo, trickster chimera, living by her wits...''
Adrian Mitchell The Bodyguard Cape 1970 First Edition First Printing Red colouration on top page edges 'splashed' else Fine book in like, price-clipped, Dust Jacket with a small (2mm) tear at the base of the spine £10.00 Clute - ''... the deathbed narrative of a representative figure of a 1980s UK, a paramilitary bodyguard whose reminiscences of his various jobs defending a totalitarian state provide a dystopian portrait of the Europe to come.''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Darknesses The Second Book of the Corean Chronicles Tor 2003 First Edition First Printing Bruised and slightly faded at top and slightly bumped, with a short cloth tear at base of spine and a few page corner tips bruised else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a touch of wear at the upper tip of the rear fold £5.00 ''Corus is a world of humans, but also of strange animals and supernatural creatures. It is a world of magical powers and of a few people who are Talented enough to use them... A would-be conqueror has somehow revived sorcerous creatures of legend... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Empress of Eternity Tor 2010 First Edition First Printing Bumped at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket with the top corner of the front flap creased. £7.50 ''In the far future, an indestructible and massive canal more than two thousand miles long spans the midcontinent of Earth... Scientists from three different civilisations, separated in time by hundreds of thousands of years, are investigating... The lives and fates of all three civilisations become intertwined as the forces behind the canal react... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Fall of Angels Orbit 1997 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and a few page lower corners and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Flash Tor 2004 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''Return to the world of Archform: Beauty... Earth is vastly changed. Ecological and biological catastrophe have raged across the planet, but for the survivors, it is a world of plenty. Even the poorest live in abundance, and the upper class - the ascendant - command technological marvels... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Gravity Dreams Tor 1999 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... a stand-alone action adventure... in the distant future on Earth, our hero, Tyndel... is exiled to a more technologically advanced civilisation... He must adjust quickly... Fortunately he has the rare talent to become a space pilot. What no one expect... is that he might meet God... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Haze Tor 2009 First Edition First Printing Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket with a little wear at the base of the folds. With Publisher's News Sheet £5.00 ''... What lies beneath the millions of orbiting nanotech satellites that shroud the world called Haze? Major Keir Roget's mission... he finds a culture both seemingly familiar but frighteningly alien, with hints of a technology far superior to that of the Federation... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Imager's Challenge The Second Book of the Imager Portfolio Tor 2009 First Edition Third Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and one page corner tip creased else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket with a short (ca 4mm) tear at the lower edge of the front panel £4.00 ''... Still recovering from injuries received in foiling the plots of the Ferran envoy, Rhenn is preparing to take up his new duties as imager liason to the Civic Patrol of L'Excelsis... the Commander... doesn't want a liason... Rhenn receives formal notice that one of the High Holders...has declared his intent to destroy Rhenn and his family... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Imager's Intrigue The Third Book of the Imager Portfolio Tor 2010 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a hint of wear at the base of the front fold With Publisher's News Sheet £7.50 ''... Rhenn has come into his own. He has a wife and a young child, and a solid career as an imager. But he has made more than one enemy... and even his great powers will not allow him to escape the past... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Legacies The First Book of the Corean Chronicles Tor 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else and page edges a little marked Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''''... Millennia ago, a magical disaster caused the fall of a great worldwide civilisation... Corus today is a world of contending countries and people, and also of strange animals and supernatural creatures. It is a place of magical powers, and of a few people who are Talented enough to use them... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Magi'i of Cyador Tor 2000 First Edition First Printing Bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a little damp staining on the inside at the base of the spine (no show-through) £5.00 ''... marks the beginning of a new tale... the story of Lorn... A fastidious student of remarkable talent, Lorn lacks the single most coveted attribute... unquestionable loyalty... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Scepters The Third Book of the Corean Chronicles Tor 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the top edge of the rear panel £7.50 '''... Alucius... returns to face the greatest challenges yet to both his courage and his magical Talent... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Shadowsinger A Spellsong Cycle Novel Tor 2002 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... a rich and complex world and culture, a truly enthralling magical system based on the use of music to create power, and a captivating set of characters embroiled in wars, diplomacy, and politics... love and romance... '' The last book of the Spellsong Cycle.
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. The Death Of Chaos Orbit 1996 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... the world is in turmoil... the distant Empire of Hamor has sent invading forces... they mean to conquer the world... Lerris is drawn back into action and forced to exercise and strengthen his magical powers to become the greatest wizard of all time - or see his world destroyed... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. The Ecolitan Enigma Tor 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and a few top page corners bruised, and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like, lightly rubbed, Dust Jacket, with a small nick at the top of the front fold and the fold tips a little rubbed . £4.00 ''... Nathaniel Firstborn Whaler is an Ecolitan, both a professor at the Institute and a field agent with extraordinary powers. Sent to a backwater colony planet... Whaler evades assassin's bullets only steps from the spaceport. He soon uncovers evidence that the planet will soon become the flashpoint for interstellar conflict between two empires... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. The Order War Orbit 1995 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped and torn at top of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in creased and slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''The deadly White Wizards of Fairhaven, wielding the forces of chaos... now threaten the ancient matriarchy of Sarronnyn, the last bastion of order in Candar. The ruler... appeals to the Black order wizards of Recluce for help... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. The Parafaith War Tor 1996 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in Dust Jacket with one small tear. £5.00 ''... The EcoTech Coalition and the expansionist Revenant theocracy are locked in a war against each other to control the planets not already colonised by aliens. Trystin Descoll is a young officer in the EcoTech armed forces. With little more than his determination and wit Trystin must defend his outpost against the invading Revenants as they drop out of the sky in overwhelming numbers... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. The Spellsong War Book Two of the Spellsong Cycle Tor 1998 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''... The Soprano Sorceress... started The Spellsong Cycle, an innovative and compelling new fantasy series set in the world of erde, where music and song govern magic
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Viewpoints Critical Selected Stories Tor 2008 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 Introduction; The Great American Economy; Second Coming; Rule of Law; Iron Man, Plastic Ships; Power to... ?; Precision Set; Fallen Angel; Black Ordermage; Understanding; News Clips Recovered from the NYC Ruins; Beyond the Obvious Wind; Always Outside the Lines: Four Battles; The Pilots; The Dock to Heaven; Ghost Mission; Spec-Ops and three others.
Sarah Monette A Company of Wolves Tor 2007 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... when the trolls and their wyverns come down from the icy mountains to prey on manflesh... The warriors of the wolfheals are bonded to giant wolves... Isofr is a young nobleman... the right age for bonding... deeply drawn to the wolves... chooses to disobey his father... Here he will find love and acceptance, courage and true honor... ''
David Moody Autumn The City Gollancz 2011 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in a slightly creased Dust Jacket, with a spot of wear at the base of the front fold. £7.50 ''A virulent disease has ripped across the face of the planet, killing billions of people in under twenty-four hours... A small group of survivors have been cowering in fear in the desolate remains of a silent city,,, when a company of soldiers appears... '' Sequel to Autumn.
Elizabeth Moon Change of Command Baen 1999 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Rejuvants fear the backlash caused by bad drugs; they want to ensure that nothing interferes with their pursuit of long life - or the profit that comes from promising it to others. Neighbour states fear the aggressive expansion of the Familias Regnant... Fear Begets violent reactions... and nothing escapes the resultant bloodbath... '' Sequel to Rules of Engagement.
Elizabeth Moon Marque and Reprisal Baen 2004 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Kylara Vatta, risk-taking, rule-breaking, can-do heroine... is back in business... someone unknown has launched a full-throttle offensive against Vatta Transport... In short order, most of Ky's family is killed... leaving Ky fighting, in every sense, to survive... '' Volume Two
Elizabeth Moon Rules of Engagement Baen 1998 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped & rubbed at top & base of spine & slight spine lean else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... Brun thinks Esmay's a stuck-up prig, and Esmay thinks Brun's a spoiled rich brat... when Brun falls into the hands of a repressive religious militia movement, Esmay finds herself in disgrace... '' Sequel to Once A Hero.
Michael Moorcock (Also as Bill Barclay, James Colvin & Roger Harris) Behold The Man and other stories Phoenix House 1994 First Combined Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and cloth of lower front corner tip dulled else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... Karl Glogauer, time traveller and unlikely messiah... in the picturesque setting of Derry and Toms's famous roof garden in Kensington, as he continues his quest through time and space... Emmanuel Bloom... in quest of the Holy Grail and come to bring salvation... ''
Michael Moorcock (Also as Bill Barclay, James Colvin & Roger Harris) Blood A Southern Fantasy Millennium 1994 First Edition First Printing Covers slightly rubbed, corners lightly bumped, small tear at base of spine - Very Good Uncorrected Proof £4.00 ''The luscious and seductive southern states... and the mysterious universe of the Second Ether, where nothing is quite as it seems... Jack and Sam, their lovers Colinda and the Rose, are jugaderos, the very best at their trade, enjoying a special status unthreatened by even the most ferocious and cynical of warlords... ''
Michael Moorcock (Also as Bill Barclay, James Colvin & Roger Harris) Blood A Southern Fantasy Millennium 1994 First Edition First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''The luscious and seductive southern states... and the mysterious universe of the Second Ether, where nothing is quite as it seems... Jack and Sam, their lovers Colinda and the Rose, are jugaderos, the very best at their trade, enjoying a special status unthreatened by even the most ferocious and cynical of warlords... ''
Michael Moorcock (Also as Bill Barclay, James Colvin & Roger Harris) Silverheart Simon & Schuster 2000 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the tops of the folds. £5.00 ''In six days Max Silverskin, thief and trickster, must discover the secrets of his heritage or perish from the witch mark - the silverheart - on his chest which will devour his heart... Lady Rose Iron... is thrown into an uneasy alliance with Max... Captain Cornelius Coffin... is in love with Lady Rose and obsessed with capturing Max... ''
Michael Moorcock The City In The Autumn Stars Grafton 1986 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in Dust Jacket with the top edge of the rear panel crumpled £7.50 ''... Ritter Manfred von Bek flees from the excesses of the French revolution pursued by the vengeful Montsorbier. His destination is the neutral, prosperous Germanic city-state of Mirenburg, en route... '' Sequel to 'The Warhound and the World's Pain'.
Michael Moorcock The Distant Suns Unicorn Books 1975 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Covers slightly rubbed and page edges a little browned else Fine book Illustrated by James Cawthorne £10.00 ''... Colonel Jerry Cornelius of the United Nations Space Command stared at her with a mixture of love and trepidation. Today... he would, once and for all, bind his fortune with hers. They were soon to become inseparable... She was ready for blast-off... ''
Michael Moorcock The Fortress Of The Pearl An Elric Novel Gollancz 1989 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine & page edges a little browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Lost in the immensities of the Sighing desert, Quarzhasaat is a city of elaborate intrigue... When Elric... arrives there he is weak and close to death, and is easily forced into agreeing to a mysterious quest: to find the pearl at the Heart of the World, which will convey much power on its owner, but which lies concealed in the in the hidden Fortress of the Pearl... ''
Michael Moorcock The Opium General and Other Stories Harrap 1984 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and distinct small bump to top edge of first 25 or so pages (production fault) else Fine book in slightly rubbed and foxed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... a collection of Michael Moorcock's most ambitious recent fiction... The Alchemists Question is a complete novel - the final Jerry Cornelius story... The Opium General is the story of a young woman who has fallen in love with an ex-rock star turned drug dealer... Going to Canada, Leaving Passadena and Crossing into Cambodia are told... by a Russian KGB agent describing the gradual build-up to World War... ''
Michael Moorcock The Revenge Of The Rose Grafton 1991 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, top page edges foxed and page edges a little browned else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... To escape a mystic doom that will condemn him to an eternity of anguish, Elric must quest across the dimensions of the multiverse for the rosewood soulbox containing the soul of Sadric, his father... ''
Michael Moorcock The War Amongst The Angels Millennium 1996 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top of spine else Fine book in price-clipped Dust Jacket with a couple of 7mm tears at the top edge of the front flap and associated creasing With Publisher's Promotion Sheet £7.50 ''Rose von Bek travels many of London's byways glimpsing many lives and many worlds. At times she meets with knights of the road Dick Turpin and Colonel Jack, a man better known to his mukhamirim fellows as plain Sam Oakhurst... But London is one of many such scales of existence... ''
Michael Moorcock Von Bek Millennium 1993 First Edition First Printing (Second State with missing lines on P. 6 restored and £17.99 on D. J.) Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. The Tale of the Eternal Champion Volume 1 £10.00 ''Von Bek - soldier of fortune, a man in whom the hell of year after year of war has destroyed, so he thinks, everything but reason, a survivor who believes himself invulnerable. But there is no reasoning with love; and when he meets tormented, brilliant, beautiful Sabrina, he falls for the servant of Lucifer, and discovers himself to be damned. Unless... ''
Daniel Keyes Moran The Ring based on a screenplay by William Stewart and Joanne Nelsen Doubleday 1988 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges a little marked else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... that most priceless of all science fiction creations: an entire, vividly detailed, breathtakingly original world... a towering adventure spanning galaxies and centuries, straddling the human present and the cosmic future... the spellbinding tale of a ring of great power... ''
P. R. Moredun The Balance Between Rookstone Publishing 2004 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''1895. The discovery of a dead woman in a derelict Norfolk country house... 1910... a young lad, James Kinghorn, discovers an ancient ceremonial archway that transports him to... the magical and arcane world of Eldaterra... the greatest threat that mankind has ever faced... '' Unearthly History Volume One
Richard Morgan Altered Carbon Gollancz 2002 First Edition First Printing Page edges a little browned else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket. £100.00 ''... Ex-UN envoy Takeshi Kovacs has been killed before; it was a hazard of the job, but his last death was particularly brutal. Needlecast across light years of space... thrown into the centre of a conspiracy that is vicious... he soon realises that the shell that blew a hole in his chest on Harlan's World was only the beginning of his problems.''
Richard Morgan Altered Carbon Gollancz 2002 First Edition First Printing Spine panel lightly marked and rubbed else Fine Uncorrected Proof. £20.00 ''... Ex-UN envoy Takeshi Kovacs has been killed before; it was a hazard of the job, but his last death was particularly brutal. Needlecast across light years of space... thrown into the centre of a conspiracy that is vicious... he soon realises that the shell that blew a hole in his chest on Harlan's World was only the beginning of his problems.''
Richard Morgan Broken Angels Gollancz 2003 First Edition First Printing Fine Uncorrected Proof. £10.00 ''Sleeved in a damaged Wedge-issue combat body, Takeshi Kovacs is serving as a mercenary in a filthy little Protectorate sponsored war to put down the revolution on Sanction IV... is dropped into a maelstrom of treachery and betrayal... a prize whose value is limitless and whose dangers are endless... ''
Richard Morgan The Dark Defiles Gollancz 2014 First Edition First Printing Bumped at base of spine and slightly bumped at lower edge of front board and upper edges of both boards and bruised at lower corners of around 15 pages, page edges lightly browned - Very Good book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... A fine quest? Worthy of three heroic outcasts ready to reclaim their destiny?... Some tale of legend this turned out to be... But... the Grey Places call, the magic burns ever more fiercely... a war fought thousands of years before has not ended. A Dark Lord will surely rise. But who?'' Last in the trilogy.
Richard Morgan The Steel Remains Gollancz 2008 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Ringil Eskiath, hero to anyone who doesn't know him, and a corrupt degenerate to anyone who does, wielder of the kiriath blade Ravensfriend... lives in exile nursing his rage. But now a family member has come calling with an offer he can't refuse... ''
Richard Morgan Woken Furies Gollancz 2005 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''Takeshi Kovacs has come home... to Harlan's World... Embarked on a journey of implacable retribution for a lost love, Kovacs is blown... into a malestrom of political intrigue and technological mystery as the ghosts of Harlan's World and his own violent past rise to claim their due... ''
Richard Morgan Woken Furies Gollancz 2005 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned and marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Takeshi Kovacs has come home... to Harlan's World... Embarked on a journey of implacable retribution for a lost love, Kovacs is blown... into a malestrom of political intrigue and technological mystery as the ghosts of Harlan's World and his own violent past rise to claim their due... ''
David Morrell The Covenant of the Flame Headline 1991 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... In Australia, the CEO of a petroleum company which has just dumped thirty million gallons of crude oil into the Coral Sea is poisoned... the world is at risk and a team of merciless eco-vigilantes are extracting appropriate retribution from the planet's polluters... a religious heresy dating from the thirteenth century... and a labyrinth of mystery and murder... ''
John Morressy Frostworld And Dreamfire Sidgwick & Jackson 1979 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like, slightly creased, Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Review Slip £5.00 ''On the desolate frostworld of Hraggellon, the inscrutable Onhla tribe - half human, half animal - has flourished for centuries. Then, suddenly, a mysterious plague wipes out the entire Onhla population, leaving only one survivor, a youth named Hult. But... a small group of Onhla... had been taken away... to... another world. If Hult can find them... the Onhla will live again...''
Janet Morris Threshold Roc 1990 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top & base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket slightly worn at the base of the front fold £5.00 '',,, Threshold Terminal... a Grand Hotel in space... a young test pilot, Joe South, is thrust five hundred years into the future and finds himself in the thick of interstellar smuggling, intrigue and the rough underworld of an alien environment... ''
Jim Morris The Sheriff Of Purgatory Doubleday 1979 First Edition First Printing (Code J43 on P. 217) Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges a little browned/foxed else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with the spine panel slightly browned. £5.00 ''... anarchy reigns throughout the United States. Except in Purgatory County, Arkansas, a peaceful haven presided over by Sheriff Frank Spurlock. But soon Spurlock's authority is challenged by the only organised power group to survive the holocaust... ''
Mark Morris (Also as J. M. Morris) Mr Bad Face Piatkus 1996 First Edition First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and top page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like, unpriced, Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''In 1943 RAF pilot John Straker is hideously disfigured when his Lancaster bomber crashes on landing... Twenty years later a group of children... set fire to the house of the neighbourhood 'bogeyman' and reduce it - and its owner - to ashes... But then the real nightmare begins... ''
Bradford Morrow The Diviner's Tale Corvus 2011 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With Publisher's promotional sheet £7.50 ''Cassandra Brooks is a single mother-of-two, schoolteacher and water diviner. Deep in the woods... she is confronted by the body of a young girl, swinging from a tree, hanged. When she returns with the authorities, the body has vanished... a girl turns up in the woods, alive, mute... Cassandra's hanged girl... ''
James Morrow City Of Truth Legend 1990 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Steve Crisp £4.00 ''''Veritas is a city in a future world where all dishonesty is outlawed. At ten years old, every citizen is treated to a brainburn which forces them to speak only the immediate truth... Jack Sperry is happy... He has a desirable job as an art critic, a stable marriage and a son who he adores. So what could possibly persuade him to give all this up... ''
James Morrow The Last Witchfinder Weidenfeld & Nicholson 2006 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket slightly worn at the tips of the folds £4.00 ''... A tremendous romp through the annals of history... narrated by a book: Sir Isaac Newton's Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy, which is engaged in an eternal struggle with the most notorious of the Renaissance witch-hunting manuals... fought with squadrons of paper-eating moths and regiments of booklice... ''
Peter Morwood (Robert Peter Smith) The Dragon Lord Century 1987 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine, a couple of shallow indentations at the centre of the front board, page edges a little browned and marked, a few creased and one with a short (3mm) tear else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket with a couple of indentations at the centre of the front board and a few in the front gutter. £7.50 ''... Aldric Talvalin. high-clan lord, swordsman, scholar, emissary for hi king - and assassin... betrayed... to the Drusalan Empire which has been the enemy for three generations... There seems no aid or ally in this land... yet allies there are indeed... ''
Peter Morwood (Robert Peter Smith) The Warlord's Domain Legend 1989 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like, slightly creased and rubbed, Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... Betrayed by his own king... Aldric... sets a course for the city of Drakkesborg. Within its walls lies the heart of the Warlord's domain, and the talisman which will enable a wizard to go home after centuries of exile. The wizard is Gemmel, foster-father to Aldric, but the Warlord's identity is a secret learned too late... the most deadly foe Aldric will ever face... '' Fourth in the Alban saga.
Natasha Mostert The Season of the Witch Dutton 2007 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, a little creased at the top of the spine panel Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''Gabriel Blackstone is a hacker, an information thief... stealing other people's secrets... Gabriel's investigations lead him to... the beautiful, enigmatic sisters... 'solar' witches... obsessed with alchemy and the Art of Memory... drawn inexorably deeper into the sisters' complex world... he is in mortal danger... ''
Pat Murphy Wild Angel by Mary Merriwell by Max Merriwell Tor 2000 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''''When Sarah McKensie's parents are murdered, the young girl is saved by a mother wolf and raised in the pack. Part Mowgli, part Tarzan of the Apes, Sarah becomes the Wild Angel of the Sierras... ''
Robert J. Myers The Cross Of Frankenstein Hamish Hamilton 1975 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly marked Dust Jacket with the price removed £4.00 ''... written in the Victorian Gothic tradition and faithful to the style and mood... brings the haunting Promethean legend to wilderness America... Victor Frankenstein, a doctor like his father... is kidnapped to America where he is forced to heal the wounded monster who is... planning to raise an army of the dead... ''

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