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Greybeard

By: Aldiss, Brian

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Severn House: 1993

Seller ID: 18090076

ISBN: 0727844423

Condition: Good (ex-library)


207 pages. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Spine has moderate lean. Dust jacket has light creasing. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Page edges are reasonably browned and slightly soiled. Pages are reasonably tanned. Ecological disaster has left the English countryside a wasteland. Humanity faces extinction, unless Greybeard and his wife Martha are successful in their quest for the scarcest and most precious of resources: human children. Quantity Availabl... View more info

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The Male Response

By: Aldiss, Brian

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Panther: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19020211

ISBN: 0586043101

Condition: Very Good


224 pages. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; General; ISBN: 0586043101. ISBN/EAN: 9780586043103. Inventory No: 19020211. Paperback View more info

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The Malacia Tapestry

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Methuen: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15080039

ISBN: 0413177300

Condition: Near Fine


292 pages. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. In the timeless city of Malacia, a place swathed in magic and on the brink of war, lives a young man named Perian de Chirolo - a free-spirit, a fearless lover - who embarks on a harrowing odyssey with dramatic consequences for himself and all Malacians. This is a gripping tale of wonder, lust and destiny. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0413177300. ISBN/EAN: 9780413177308. Inventory No: 15080039. Paperback View more info

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The Malacia Tapestry

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Pub Group: 1985

Seller ID: 09050203

ISBN: 042508079X

Condition: Good


402 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has moderate reading creases. Hole punch in front cover. Pages are reasonably tanned. In the timeless city of Malacia, a place swathed in magic and on the brink of war, lives a young man named Perian de Chirolo - a free-spirit, a fearless lover - who embarks on a harrowing odyssey with dramatic consequences for himself and all Malacians. This is a gripping tale of wonder, lust and destiny. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 042508079X. ISBN/EAN: 9780425080795. Inventory No: 090502... View more info

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The Eighty-Minute Hour

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pan Books: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17080230

ISBN: 0330245473

Condition: Very Good


235 pages. Covers have light creasing and superficial rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. An ambitious, incredible - Space Opera!A science-fiction story which occasionally breaks off into song - a genuine space opera.Quite possibly Aldiss's Brian Aldiss' highly inventive space opera is a mind-expanding range of songs and science that takes us, twisting and turning, through a cornucopia of intergalactic merriment and melodrama. Eccentric characters burst into full-throated song with each meandering plot.strangest nove... View more info

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The Dark Light Years

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Great Britain, New English Library: 1971

Seller ID: 09080224

ISBN: 0450007103

Condition: Fair


159 pages. Covers have moderate creasing and substantial rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has moderate reading creases. Pages are considerably tanned. Previous bookseller's stamp. What would intelligent life forms on another planet look like? Would they walk upright? Would they wear clothes? Or would they be hulking creatures on six legs that wallow in their own excrement? Upon first contact with the Utod intelligent, pacifist beings who feel no pain mankind instantly views these aliens as animals because of their unhygienic customs. This leads to the slaughter, capture,... View more info

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The Malacia Tapestry

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1978

Seller ID: 09090076

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


402 pages. Top portion of front cover is cut off. Covers have moderate creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has mild fading. Cut across page edges. Pages are considerably tanned. In the timeless city of Malacia, a place swathed in magic and on the brink of war, lives a young man named Perian de Chirolo - a free-spirit, a fearless lover - who embarks on a harrowing odyssey with dramatic consequences for himself and all Malacians. This is a gripping tale of wonder, lust and destiny. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Inventory No: 09090076. Paperback View more info

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The Primal Urge

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Sphere: 1967

Seller ID: 17080243

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


191 pages. Covers have heavy creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. How would you like to have a disc set in the middle of your forehead which glowed pink whenever you felt sexually aroused?This is the basis of Brian Aldiss' amazingly funny and original novel, first published in 1961 and set in a near-future Britain where the discs are to be made compulsory - but not before a lot of hilarious and even frightening events occur, suggesting that perhaps it's not such a good idea to wear one's, er, 'heart' on one's forehead. Quantity Availabl... View more info

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Cryptozoic

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Gollancz: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15080056

ISBN: 057504179X

Condition: Very Good


187 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are lightly tanned. This science fiction novel experiments with the theory that time runs backwards and the past, rather than the future, lies in store for mankind. The central character, trained as an assassin, is haunted by a phantom-like woman who symbolizes a future more distant than his own. Quantity Available: 2. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 057504179X. ISBN/EAN: 9780575041790. Inventory No: 15080056. Paperback View more info

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The Malacia Tapestry

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Methuen: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17080242

ISBN: 0413177300

Condition: Good


292 pages. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. In the timeless city of Malacia, a place swathed in magic and on the brink of war, lives a young man named Perian de Chirolo - a free-spirit, a fearless lover - who embarks on a harrowing odyssey with dramatic consequences for himself and all Malacians. This is a gripping tale of wonder, lust and destiny. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0413177300. ISBN/EAN: 9780413177308. Inventory No: 17080242. Paperback View more info

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The Malacia Tapestry

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Methuen: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10120464

ISBN: 0413177300

Condition: Very Good


292 pages. Covers have no creasing. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are lightly tanned. In the timeless city of Malacia, a place swathed in magic and on the brink of war, lives a young man named Perian de Chirolo - a free-spirit, a fearless lover - who embarks on a harrowing odyssey with dramatic consequences for himself and all Malacians. This is a gripping tale of wonder, lust and destiny. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0413177300. ISBN/EAN: 9780413177308. Inventory No: 10120464. Paperback View more info

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Perilous Planets : An Anthology of Way-Back-When Futures

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Orbit: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10120471

ISBN: 0708880711

Condition: Good


367 pages. Minor edgewear and creasing to covers. Lightly tanned pages. Reading creases to spine. Book exchange stamp. Moderate spine lean. Remainder mark. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0708880711. ISBN/EAN: 9780708880715. Inventory No: 10120471. Paperback View more info

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Forgotten Life

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Victor Gollancz: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11020534

ISBN: 0575043695

Condition: Good (ex-library)


284 pages. Dustjacket protected in clear, plastic sleave. Moderate spine lean. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers.. Analyst Clement Winters is trying to write a biography of his recently deceased older brother, Joseph. Through the writings Joseph left behind--letters, diaries, notes, and confessions--Clement realizes how little he actually knows his brother and how vastly his perception of him differs from reality. As Clement tries to make sense of the life of his deceased sibling, he uncovers "little dark corners" of his family history and even his own life. Quantity Availa... View more info

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Equator

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Great Britain, New English Library: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17080241

ISBN: 0450015017

Condition: Good


127 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has mild fading. Cut across page edges. Pages are reasonably tanned. A fearless spy team from Earth falls into hostile hands when they secretly land in Luna Area 101 - Rosk territory. Tyne and Murray escape with their lives, but the third man is dead and when Tyne suspects that Murray is the guilty party he prepares to confront him, only to discover that he has disappeared in a banned area. His search for Murray leads him to a horrendous discovery - the Rosks are threatening imminent invasion of Earth-and now only... View more info

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Helliconia Summer

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Grafton: 1985

Seller ID: 17080246

ISBN: 0586053662

Condition: Good


576 pages. Covers have moderate creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has moderate lean and moderate reading creases. Pages are considerably tanned. Set on the Earth-like planet Helliconia, this is an epic chronicling the rise and fall of a civilization over more than a thousand years. The great drama of life on Helliconia is shaped by its cosmic limitations. In fierce contrasts of climate, whole seasons last for centuries and civilizations rise and fall as the planet orbits the giant sun Freyr every 3000 years. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN:... View more info

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Perilous Planets : An Anthology of Way-Back-When Futures

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Futura: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15080047

ISBN: 0708880711

Condition: Good


367 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0708880711. ISBN/EAN: 9780708880715. Inventory No: 15080047. Paperback View more info

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Equator

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Great Britain, New English Library: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17080235

ISBN: 0450015017

Condition: Good


127 pages. Covers have superficial rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has moderate reading creases. Pages are considerably tanned. A fearless spy team from Earth falls into hostile hands when they secretly land in Luna Area 101 - Rosk territory. Tyne and Murray escape with their lives, but the third man is dead and when Tyne suspects that Murray is the guilty party he prepares to confront him, only to discover that he has disappeared in a banned area. His search for Murray leads him to a horrendous discovery - the Rosks are threatening imminent invasion of Earth-and now on... View more info

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The Malacia Tapestry

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Grafton: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15080038

ISBN: 0586044973

Condition: Good


292 pages. Remainder mark. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. In the timeless city of Malacia, a place swathed in magic and on the brink of war, lives a young man named Perian de Chirolo - a free-spirit, a fearless lover - who embarks on a harrowing odyssey with dramatic consequences for himself and all Malacians. This is a gripping tale of wonder, lust and destiny. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0586044973. ISBN/EAN: 9780586044971. Inventory No: 15080038. Paperbac... View more info

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An Age

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Sphere: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15080046

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


187 pages. Covers have superficial rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Book exchange stamp. Bush materialised on the prehistoric shore. and the drama began. For Bush was a mind-traveller, moving through time like a phantom. and haunted by a phantom, The Dark Woman. Was she a ghost from his future, or the product of a mind strained beyond endurance? Bush had other problems: emerging from the Devonian past into a totalitarian future he was trained to kill, sent back in time to assassinate a man who threatened the future:- Review(s): ... View more info

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Comic Inferno

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Great Britain, New English Library: 1973

Seller ID: 11110292

ISBN: 0450016366

Condition: Fair


159 pages. Edgewear and creasing to covers. Tanned pages. Book exchange stamp. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0450016366. ISBN/EAN: 9780450016363. Inventory No: 11110292. Paperback View more info