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Tom Swift and the Captive Planetoid, Appleton, Victor (II)
1 Appleton, Victor (II) Tom Swift and the Captive Planetoid
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1967 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Ray Johnson 
The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures, No. 29. . As Tom and his pal, Bud Barclay, lifted off in the Whirling Duck from the new spaceport, the lights on the ground went out. Then, a big crane and two other machines went up in smoke. Dark figures were setting fires everywhere ! 174 pp. No writing and no damage. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Tom Swift and the Mystery Comet, Appleton, Victor (II)
2 Appleton, Victor (II) Tom Swift and the Mystery Comet
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1966 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Ray Johnson 
The New Tom Swift, Jr. Adventures, No. 28. . No writing and no damage. Tom Swift and his pal, Bud Barclay, and their dates were just winding up the Fourth of July Dance at the Shopton Yacht Club. The band played 'Auld Lang Syne' as the last fireworks exploded. Suddenly, bright red, blue, and yellow disks swooped across the sky ! "Those aren't fireworks," Tom gasped. "They're UFO's !" 178 pp. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Isaac Asimov Presents The Golden Years of Science Fiction; Fourth Series, Asimov, Isaac and Greenberg, Martin H. (Eds.)
3 Asimov, Isaac and Greenberg, Martin H. (Eds.) Isaac Asimov Presents The Golden Years of Science Fiction; Fourth Series
New York Bonanza Books 1984 0-517-447355] Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Black cloth on boards. Two volumes originally, now in one. 26 stories and novellas. 632 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Nightfall, Asimov, Isaac/ Silverberg, Robert
4 Asimov, Isaac/ Silverberg, Robert Nightfall
N.Y. Doubleday 1990 First Edition Stated Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original red paper boards backed in black cloth. DJ not price-clipped. What do you think, and how do you feel when the "power" goes out ? Better not read this book ! 339 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Bradbury, Ray Fahrenheit 451
Vancouver, B.C. Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Ltd. 1972 Canadian Educational Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Clean as can be...no writing or damage. Enough twists and turns for three novels...hard for this old brain to follow. What if it were true ? 155 pp. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Man Who Went Back, Deeping, Warwick
6 Deeping, Warwick The Man Who Went Back
Toronto McClelland and Sewart, Limited 1940 First Canadian Editiion Hard Cover Good Plus No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original orange cloth on boards. Faded section to right edge of cover. The protagonist is involved in a car crash. When he regains consciousness he is back in the 6th Century. 347 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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UFO...Contact from the Pleiades (2 Vol. Set), Elders, Nilsson-Elders, and Welch (Eds.)
7 Elders, Nilsson-Elders, and Welch (Eds.) UFO...Contact from the Pleiades (2 Vol. Set)
Phoenix, AZ Genesis III Productions, Ltd. 1979 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jackets 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Colour Photos 
Black cloth on boards. A Swiss farmer appears to be the chief source of this 2-volume exploration of UFOs, supported by printed responses from Semjase, his chief extra-terrestrial contact. "She" is apparently a blonde female. Both volumes are composed chiefly of full-page colour photos revealing "flying saucers." There are approx. 150 pages in both books. I noticed several spelling errors. There is no writing in either volume, but Volume I has light cover scuffing. Large, heavy books will need extra postage. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Alien from the Stars, Fanthorpe, R.L.
8 Fanthorpe, R.L. Alien from the Stars
N.Y. Arcadia House 1968 Reprint. Hard Cover Very Good Good Minus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original green cloth on boards. DJ shows flying saucer and cityscape. Low-key science fiction. 189 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The UFO Investigator's Handbook, Glenday, Craig
9 Glenday, Craig The UFO Investigator's Handbook
Toronto Elan Press 1999 1-55144-203-5 / 9781551442037 First Edition Stated. Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos 
Softcover full of colour illustrations in very good condition. No writing or damage. 144 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Gris, Henry and Dick, William The New Soviet Psychic Discoveries
London Souvenir Press, Ltd. 1978 0-285-62379-6 / 9780285623798 First British Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos 
Blue cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. No writing or damage. Experiments in various mind games which read like a modern novel, purporting to be serious reporting in various parapsychological pursuits. No reviews found. 304 pp. with index. Heavy book will need extra postage. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Rocket to the Morgue , Holmes, H.H. (William White A.K.A. Anthony Boucher)
11 Holmes, H.H. (William White A.K.A. Anthony Boucher) Rocket to the Morgue
N.Y. Euell, Sloan, and Pearce 1942 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Good Plus  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original black cloth with blue spine lettering on boards. Two IODE library stamps with no other marks or damage except normal soil and corner wear. A fantastic fabrication of a plot in which Robert Heinlein and other members of the Manana(The date they expected to succeed)Literary Society are suspects in a murder case. Please check the Heinlein website for a better idea of the goings-on. 279 pp.  
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Man Who Vanished Into Space (Aher Adventure of the Spacecraft Tavona in the Great Unknown), Johns, Capt. W.E.
12 Johns, Capt. W.E. The Man Who Vanished Into Space (Aher Adventure of the Spacecraft Tavona in the Great Unknown)
London Hodder & Stoughton/Children's Book Club 1963 Hard Cover Near Fine Good Plus to Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Uncredited 
Original light blue-green paper on boards. Unclipped DJ has previous owner's name on flap. No other writing or damage. The author is known for the Biggles and Worrals stories, and this is the last of the adventures into outer space. "Professor Lucius Brane and the crew of the space ship Tavona were startled when a mysterious object floating in space turned out to be the body of a Highland game-keeper." - DJ flap. So begins their journey into the Fourth Region of the planet Mintona. Some finger smudges to back panel of DJ. 160 pp. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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From Elfland to Poughkeepsie, Le Guin, Ursula K.
13 Le Guin, Ursula K. From Elfland to Poughkeepsie
Portland, OR Pendragon Press 1975 Second Printing Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall. Photo 
Brown softcover, cordbound. A chapbook of 25 pp. comprising a lecture at the second annual Science Fiction Writer's Workshop at the University of Washington given in the summer of 1972. No writing or damage. Will post by Letter Mail. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Man from Up There , Lincoln, Maurice
14 Lincoln, Maurice The Man from Up There
London John Hamilton Ltd. Hard Cover Good Plus  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original red cloth with small black titles on boards. Faded overall, light cover soil, ow sound and clean. An large, blond figure with a single eye visits Earth, with humourous consequences! 247 pp. plus one ad.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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Adrift in the Stratosphere, Low, Professor A.M.
15 Low, Professor A.M. Adrift in the Stratosphere
London Abbey Rewards Hard Cover Good to Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Drake Brookshaw Frontispiece 
Original colour illustrated paper boards backed in brown cloth. Three young motorcyclists chance upon a strange machine in an unlocked shed. Of course they itch to check it out, and while they are climbing around inside, it starts to move. In a flash they are airborne ! Unpaginated. Approx. 175 pp. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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In the Morning of Time , Roberts, Charles G.D.
16 Roberts, Charles G.D. In the Morning of Time
Toronto McClelland and Stewart Reprint Hard Cover Good Plus  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original dark blue cloth with orange lettering on boards. Front free endpaper missing. First appeared in London magazine in 1912. Prehistoric animal stories reminiscent of Edgar Rice Burroughs and Jack London, but of a more poetic cast. Dusty edges. 311 pp.  
Price: 45.00 USD
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Kontrol , Snell, Edmund
17 Snell, Edmund Kontrol
Philadelphia J.B. Lippincott Company 1928 First ( No Additional printings) Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original blue cloth with black lettering on boards. No writing or damage. An absorbing science fiction tale of manufactured superhumans attributed to the scheming doctor which the protagonist had met in the midst of WWI. 306 pp.  
Price: 30.00 USD
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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Verne, Jules
18 Verne, Jules Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
Philadelphia John C. Winston Company 1932 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Anton Otto Fischer 
Black cloth on boards. Nearly full-size colour pastedown cover and colour frontispiece, with b/w drawings inside. No writing. One gutter glued. 385 pp. with glossary. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea; A Definitive, Modern Translation, Verne, Jules
19 Verne, Jules Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea; A Definitive, Modern Translation
New York Washington Square Press 1965 Second Printing Hard Cover Very Good Good Plus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Walter Brooks 
Original blue-green cloth on boards. Translated by Walter James Miller based upon the entire original French text of 1869. This NYU professor points our the errors and omissions of most of the available versions. Makes me want to read this one ! Unclipped DJ has chips to spine foot, small piece missing top of back panel, and 3-inch surface scrape to front panel. No writing or damage to text. Tan mark across bottom edges might have been remainder mark. 386 pp. with Afterword. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Gladiator, Wylie, Philip
20 Wylie, Philip Gladiator
New York Shakespeare House, Inc. 1951 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Green tweedy paper boards backed in brown faux leather. Sci Fi enthusiasts will find this book to be the catalyst for several characters and concepts, including Superman, Spider-Man, and many others spawned since 1930. One difference for me is that Hugo Danner is more believable than the others. Without colour illustrations he grows on you, word by word. Top edges gilt. No writing or damage. Green ribbon marker. 187 handy pocket-size pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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