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Listen To the Echoes-The Ray Bradbury Interviews

By: (Bradbury, Ray) Weller, Sam

Price: $199.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Melville House Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Thus, 1st Impression

Inscription: Signed By All Contributors

A.B.Normal Book Number: 351600


Stop Smiling Books, Chicago / Melville House Publishing, Brooklyn, Chicago, IL, 2010. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Fine. Signed/Limited Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This Hardcover Limited Edition / Signed / Numbered book of the Sam Weller interviews of acclaimed author Ray Bradbury is number 181 of a print run of only 250 copies. Signed by Weller and Bradbury on custom numbered limitation page. NO DJ AS ISSUED. The book was signed IN PERSON at an e... View more info

ASI Magazine

By: Author Services, Inc.

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Hollywood, CA, Author Services Inc: 2003

Edition: First Edition

A.B.Normal Book Number: 350586A


Volume 5, Issue 1. Featuring L. Ron Hubbard, an illustrated tour of his fiction, 'Unlucky Pistols' story first published here, 18th Annual (2002) Achievement awards featuring Pohl, Freas, Pournelle, Clement, Beason, Anderson, Powers and many more. Minor corner bump on lower outer corner. ASk for pictures if interested. View more info

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Step By Step-A Pedestrian Memoir

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $32.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow and Co.: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

A.B.Normal Book Number: 191396


New in new DJ. Flat-signed by author on Full Title page. Dust jacket covered with mylar jacket cover. Tight, clean, unread copy, purchased directly from Publisher as signed. Signature guaranteed. May have light bumping compliments of 'the boys in brown' from shipping to me. Please ask for pictures. View more info

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Step By Step-A Pedestrian Memoir

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $32.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow and Co.: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

A.B.Normal Book Number: 191413


New in new DJ. Flat-signed by author on Full Title page. Dust jacket covered with mylar jacket cover. Tight, clean, unread copy, purchased directly from Publisher as signed. Signature guaranteed. May have light bumping compliments of 'the boys in brown' from shipping to me. Please ask for pictures. View more info

Xenophile Issues from 1975 and 1976

By: Bradbury, Ray (featured in these magazines)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Nils Hardin:

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

A.B.Normal Book Number: 350298A


Cool mimeograph-style early publications of Annual Editions featuring Bradbury. Boarded and bagged together. Volume 3, No, 1 September 1976 Issue - missing pages 13-68. Volume 2 No. 1 May 1975 complete; pages 1-66 and indicated on cover as 'Bradbury Issue'. View more info

Isaac Asimov's History of I-Botics

By: Cambers, James - Editor

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Harper Prism: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Impression.

A.B.Normal Book Number: 190233


As new in as new dj covered with Brodart. Tight, clean, unread copy with minimal DJ wear prior to covering. No bumps, marks, or blems. View more info

What Smart Women Know

By: Carter, Steven and Sokol, Julia

Price: $14.40

Publisher: NY, M. Evans and CCo.: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition, Later Impression

A.B.Normal Book Number: 192703


New in new Dust jacket covered with Brodart 'just-a-fold' 1.5 mil jacket. Tight, clean, unread, no marks, bumps or blems. Please ask for pictures. View more info

Fighter Wing: A Guided Tour of an Air Force Combat Wing

By: Clancy, Tom

Price: $49.00

Publisher: E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A., Berkley Pub Group: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

A.B.Normal Book Number: 193122


Fine. Very limited shelf wear. Flat-signed by author on full title page. Signature guaranteed, Purchased from a dealer specializing in autographed books that I have I have been dealing for over a decade. Ask for pictures if interested. View more info

Tom Clancy Companion

By: Clancy, Tom

Price: $12.99

Publisher: E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A., Berkley Pub Group: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

A.B.Normal Book Number: 193123


Fine. Faint 'B' stamped on upper page edges. Trade paper format. Edited by Martin H. Greenberg. UnsignedAsk for pictures if interested View more info

Interplanetary Flight. An Introduction to Astronautics

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Temple Press: 1981

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

A.B.Normal Book Number: 350118


Autogrpahed on full title page and stamped with 'The Arthur C. Clarke Foundation' raised embossed stamp on full title page. Additional raised embossed stamp on full title page - circular stamp 'From the Library of Arthur C. Clarke'. Additional stamp on front end paper of author's name and home address (Sri Lanka). Clarke's autographed guaranteed. Sri Lanka customs stamp on back free end paper. Purchased from a book dealer noted for signed books and autographs that I... View more info

View from Serendip, The

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Random House: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

A.B.Normal Book Number: 350160


Inscribed 'To Elanore Swartley with all good wishes' signed and dated 17 Oct 77 by Clarke. Owner's small bookplate attached near bottom of front end paper - 'Boston's Museum of Science' plate with very neatly printed Mrs. Wilmer C. Swartley. Ask for pictures if interested. View more info

Islands in the Sky

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Gregg Press: 1979

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed on Bookplate

A.B.Normal Book Number: 350164


Fine in fine dj covered with Brodart. 1st thus Gregg Press edition. Autographed bookplate with photo of author laid in. Clarke's autographed guaranteed. Signed bookplate purchased from Flatsigned Press. For pictures or additional info write me at info at abnormalbooks dot com. View more info

Arthur C. Clarke's July 20, 2019: Life in the 21st Century

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $89.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Macmillan Pub Co: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

Inscription: Signed On Other

A.B.Normal Book Number: 350177


Fine in fine dj covered with Brodart. Some signs of wear at base of spine and along base of board as would be expected for this book. Autographed 3x5 card laid in. Clarke's autograph guaranteed. Purchased from a book dealer noted for signed books and autographs that I have I have been dealing for years (A.A.H. Autographs) and comes with their COA. For pictures or additional info write me at info at abnormalbooks dot com. View more info

1984, Spring: A Choice of Futures

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: DelRey/Ballantine: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

A.B.Normal Book Number: 350927


No ISBN. Library of Congress Card Catalog Number 65-20992. 'First Edition' stated on copyright page. Price on jacket $3.95. NEAR Fine in near fine DJ covered with protective clear 'brodart' DJ cover. Clean copy, with small red Random House Remainder stamp on upper edge near spine. Signed by author on FULL TITLE page. Autograph guaranteed authentic. Purchased from Flatsigned Books with complete provenance. Flatsigned worked with Clarke to get his works autographed for... View more info

Coming of the Space Age

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $199.00

Publisher: Meredith Press: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

A.B.Normal Book Number: 351421


Covered with protective clear 'brodart' DJ cover. Nice, clean copy. 'First Edition' stated on copyright page. Blue cloth covered boards with wear along edges. Signed by author on FULL TITLE page. Signed by Clarke AND Schirra! Autograph guaranteed authentic. Purchased from Flatsigned Books with complete provenance. Flatsigned worked with Clarke to get his works autographed for 2 years prior to his death. (FlatSigned Rare Books & The FlatSigned Press). Provenance incl... View more info

Promise of Space, The

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $349.00

Publisher: NY, Harper and Row: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Printing/Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

A.B.Normal Book Number: 192992


Man's Achievements over two decades are related to the enormous promise of the 1970's and beyond. Clarke's Sri Lanka address stamp on on half-title page. Signed on Full Title page in silver sharpie with From the Library of Arthur C. Clarke embossed stamp on full title page. Price in tact. Also inclides an autographed Ex Libris book plate (unattached, tipped in) and an autographed Business card of Clarke's. Clarke's autographed guaranteed. For pictures or additional ... View more info

Greetings, Carbon-Based Bipeds: Collected Essays 1934-1998

By: Clarke, Arthur C.; Macauley, Ian T.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A., St Martins Pr: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

Inscription: Signed On Other

A.B.Normal Book Number: 350170


As new in as new DJ covered with Brodart. 3x5 Autographed card with certified author's signature in blue ink laid in. Clarke's autograph guaranteed. Purchased from a book dealer noted for signed books and autographs that I have I have dealt with many times from whom I purchased many Clarke items. For pictures or additional info write me at info at abnormalbooks dot com. View more info

Science Fiction: The Illustrated Encyclopedia

By: Clute, John

Price: $69.00

Publisher: East Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A., Dk Pub: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

A.B.Normal Book Number: 350584


Hugo Award for Best Non-Fiction Book (1994). Locus Award for Best Non-Fiction (1996) Fine in fine DJ. Dust jacket covered with Brodart jacket. Tight, clean, unread copy. Please ask for pictures if interested. View more info

Sea Hunters II

By: Cussler, Clive; Dirgo, Craig

Price: $65.00

Publisher: E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A., Putnam Pub Group: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Impression.

Inscription: Signed by Author

A.B.Normal Book Number: 351270


As new in as new DJ protected by mylar DJ cover. Book is in very fine condition in very fine DJ. Tight no marks, bumps or blems. Signed by BOTH authors on full title pages. Signatures guaranteed, Purchased from a book dealer noted for signed books that I have I have been dealing for years. For pictures or additional info write me at info at abnormalbooks dot com or visit my site. View more info

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Conservatives Without Conscience

By: Dean, John W.

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Viking:

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Impression.

Inscription: Signed by Author

A.B.Normal Book Number: 190870


New in new DJ. Flat-signed by author on publisher's blank, tipped in page. Dust jacket covered with mylar jacket cover. Tight, clean, unread copy, purchased signed directly from Publisher.Signature guaranteed. May have light bumping compliments of 'the boys in brown' from shipping to me. Please ask for pictures. View more info