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1 Aldrin, Buzz & Barnes, John w/foreword by Clarke, Authur C. Encounter With Tiber
New York, NY Warner Books, Inc. 1996 0446518549 / 9780446518543 Hard Cover Near Fine  Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall jacket art by Eggleton, Bob Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
(14), 560 pp, quarterbound w/blu boards w/blu spine w/silver lettering, glossy blu dj w/orange-yel-wht-blu illustrated front panel, Inscribed & SIGNED by Buzz Aldrin "To Bill Fry III" on the title page. A chronicle of two quests by two dynastasies of heroes. A new space race is sparked by bitter feud between sientist-astronaut Chris Terence and visionary entrepreneur Sig Jarsbourg.  
Price: 42.07 USD
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2 Aldrin, Buzz & Barnes, John w/foreword by Clarke, Authur C. Encounter With Tiber
New York, NY Warner Books, Inc. 1996 0446518549 / 9780446518543 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall jacket art by Eggleton, Bob Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
(14), 560 pp, quarterbound w/blu boards w/blu spine w/silver lettering, glossy blu dj w/orange-yel-wht-blu illustrated front panel, Inscribed & SIGNED by Buzz Aldrin "To Bill Fry III" on the title page. A chronicle of two quests by two dynastasies of heroes. A new space race is sparked by bitter feud between sientist-astronaut Chris Terence and visionary entrepreneur Sig Jarsbourg. 
Price: 42.08 USD
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3 Anderson, Poul The Broken Sword
New York, NY Abelard-Schuman, Inc. 1954 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo 
274 pp, blu papercovered boards w/black letters & illustrations, dj pink-wht-black w/illustrated front. A tale of adventure - romantic fiction w/a bow to the old sagas. Orm left his native Jutland to seek his fortune, he settles in England, but a witch puts a curse on him. Imric, the elf-earl meets the witch who tells him of the birth of Orm's son. Cawthorn & Moorcock #75. dj chipped on top & bottom edges, dj closed tear on top front, book slight wear to corners.  
Price: 123.25 USD
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4 Anderson, Poul and Dickson, Gordon R. Earthman's Burden
New York, NY Gnome Press 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Good+  Fair-good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Cartier, Edd & Freas, Frank 
185 pp, blu paper covered boards w/blu lettering, dj pink-blk w/illustrated front. Collecton of six stories about the "Hokas." Shipwrecked on a planet 500 light-years f/the solar system, and walk into a nineteenth century, old west frontier twon. The local citizens - in red bandanas, ten-gallon hats, chaps, high-heel boots & spurs - are pistol-toting teddy bears. they are the Hokas on the planet Toka. Pringle pg 114. Anatomy of Wonder #3-9. boards slight soiling, pages yellowing, prev owner's bookplate on FPD, remnants of adhesive tape on front panel of dj, one 5" tear on front of dj, dj in brodart protector.  
Price: 36.55 USD
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5 Anderson, Poul and Dickson, Gordon R. Earthman's Burden
New York, NY Gnome Press 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Cartier, Edd & Freas, Frank Signed by Author
185 pp, red composition boards w/blk lettering, dj pink-blk w/illustrated front, SIGNED by Anderson on ffep. Shipwrecked on a planet 500 light-years f/the solar system, and walk into a nineteenth century, old west frontier twon. The local citizens - in red bandanas, ten-gallon hats, chaps, high-heel boots & spurs - are pistol-toting teddy bears. they are the Hokas on the planet Toka. Pringle pg 114. Anatomy of Wonder #3-9. dj spine light toning, dj small chips at bottom of the spine, prev owner's bookplate on FPD.  
Price: 80.75 USD
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6 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His 3-D Telejector #9124
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1964 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Moritz, Edward 
177 pp, pictorial composition binding w/yellow spine & back board, w/blu color pictorial front cover, black letters on spine, endpapers illustrated black line drawing on uncoated paper. Mattson 58600-24, Format #3, book #24 in the Tom Swift Jr. Adventure series. The last book listed on the back of the book is # 22.  
Price: 31.88 USD
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7 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Atomic Earth Blaster #5
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1954 ca 1956 Hard Cover Good  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
210 pp, med blu textured composition w/dark blu lettering on front w/dark blue illustration, tom's head superimposed over blueprint, pictorial endpapers in lab. Mattson 58600-5, Format #1, book #5 in the Tom Swift, Jr. adventure series. corners worn, rubbed on spine edges, stained on the fore edge.  
Price: 12.11 USD
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8 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Deep-sea Hydrodome - the New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #9111
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1958 ca 1962 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
184 pp, orange spine & back board, w/blu pictorial front cover board in color, endpapers illustrated blu-wht. #11 in the Tom Swift Jr. Adventure series. Mattson 58600-11, Format # 3 for the series. book #20 is last book listed on back. Tom Swift gets caught in an undersea geyser and he discovers that helium is the cause of the geyser. He builds a new water-repelling machine and a hydrodome to harvest the helium. prev owner wrote on the half title page.  
Price: 14.40 USD
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9 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Diving Seacopter - the New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #9107
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1956 ca 1965 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
214 pp, orange spine & back board, w/blu pictorial front cover board in color, endpapers illustrated blu-wht. #7 in the Tom Swift Jr. Adventure series. Mattson 58600-7, Format # 3 for the series. book #25 is last book listed on back. Tom Swift uses his invention " Ocean Arrow", an underwater helicopter to search for a lost rocket from space. The seacopter is a nuclear powered saucer shaped underwater helicopter that has the capabilities of being able to fly in the air. prev owner wrote on half title page.  
Price: 14.40 USD
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10 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Flying Lab #9101
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1954 Format #3 Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
208 pp, blu pictorial papercovered front cover w/orange spine & back board, blu & wht endpapers illustration of flying lab w/Tom looking out the window. The book is the first book #1 in the Tom Swift Jr. Adventure series. Mattson 58600-1, Format # 3 for the series. book #22 is last book listed on back & book #20 is the last book mentioned on the list in one of the ffeps.  
Price: 15.26 USD
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11 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Flying Lab #9101
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1954 Format #1 Edition Hard Cover Good  No Jacket Ex-Library 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
208 pp, blu composition boards, blu & wht endpapers illustration of flying lab w/Tom looking out the window. The book is the first book #1 in the Tom Swift Jr. Adventure series. Mattson 58600-1, Format # 1 for the series. Book #15 is the last book mentioned on the verso of the half title page in the front of the book. stamped on all three edges, on ffeps, and half title page, remnants of holder on ffep, 1/2" x 2" peeled spot on front cover & spine.  
Price: 12.32 USD
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12 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Jetmarine #2
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1954 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good-  Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
208 pp, blu textured papercovered boards w/dark blue lettering & dark blue head of Tom Swift imposed on blue print, blue-wht pictorial endpapers of Tom Swift, Jr. looking out the window of his flying lab, dj blu-red-black-wht color illustrated front & spine w/color logo of Tom's head superimposed over a blueprint w/black rectangle beneath containing the words "The New Tom Swift Adventures." . Book #2 in the series. Mattson 58600-2, format #1. The book lists to #13 on verso of the half title page and on the back flap of the dj, ca 1958. prev owner name on ffep & FPD, dj front flap corner clipped.  
Price: 18.27 USD
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13 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Jetmarine #9102
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1954 ca 1962 Hard Cover Very Good-  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
208 pp, orange spine & back board, w/blu pictorial front cover board in color, endpapers illustrated blu-wht. #2 in the Tom Swift Jr. Adventure series. Mattson 58600-2, Format # 3 for the series. book #19 is last book listed on back. slight wear to corners, prev owner's name on ffep.  
Price: 14.40 USD
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14 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Jetmarine #9102
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1954 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good-  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
208 pp, orange spine & back board, w/blu pictorial front cover board in color, endpapers illustrated blu-wht. #2 in the Tom Swift Jr. Adventure series. Mattson 58600-2, Format # 3 for the series. book #22 is last book listed on back. sl wear to corners.  
Price: 14.41 USD
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15 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Outpost in Space #6
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1955 Hard Cover Very Good  Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
210 pp, textured composition binding, medium blu, dark blu lettering on spine & front cover logo w/Tom's head superimposed over a blueprint, blu-wht illustrated endpapers w/Tom looking out the window at a spaceship. Dj white coated paper w/color illustration encompassing the front & spine. Spine has color logo of Tom's head superimposed over a blueprint. dj back panel blu-black w/listing of 7 Tom Swift books. Mattson 58600-6, format #1, Book #6 in the Tom Swift, Jr. adventure series. A space station 22,300 miles above earth is Tom's latest project. His plans list twelve laboratories but the project is beset from the start by a fiendish enemy and also by the phantom of outer space, Zero Gravity. remnants of price sticker on front flap.  
Price: 22.95 USD
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16 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Rocket Ship #3
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1954 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good-  Good+ 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
208 pp, textured composition binding, medium blu, dark blu lettering on spine & front cover logo w/Tom's head superimposed over a blueprint, blu-wht illustrated endpapers w/Tom looking out the window at a spaceship. Dj white coated paper w/color illustration encompassing the front & spine. Spine has color logo of Tom's head superimposed over a blueprint. dj back panel blu-black w/listing of 9 Tom Swift books. Mattson 58600-3, format #1, Book #3 in the Tom Swift, Jr. adventure series. Despite the efforts of foreign agents, Tom's rocket ship helps him solve a dangerous situtation and win the first international race for space ships. dj chipped at bottom of the spine and on the corners. 3H 100 stamped on ffep.  
Price: 17.85 USD
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17 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Spectromarine Selector #9115
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1960 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good-  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
184 pp, textured composition binding, medium blu w/dark blu lettering on the front of the book & the spine, blu and wht pictorial endpapers of Tom in the lab, frontispiece & internal illustrations on plain paper. . Mattson 58600-15 Format #1, book #15 in the Tom Swift, Jr. adventure series, book list on verso of the half title page lists to book #15, Tom Swift and his Spectromarine selector. corners & edges rubbed.  
Price: 21.25 USD
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18 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Subocean Geotron - the New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #9127
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1966 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Moritz, Edward 
178 pp, orange spine & back board, w/green-orange pictorial front cover board in color, endpapers illustrated wht-black. #27 in the Tom Swift Jr. Adventure series. Mattson 58600-27, Format # 3 for the series. book #27 is last book listed on back. The young scientist-inventor embarks on a mission to recover a valuable cache left on earth thousands of years ago by colonists from another planet. Clues lead him to the ocean floor near Easter Island. Tom then builds a manned, burrowing mole-mobile - the Geotron. prev owner wrote their name on the title page.  
Price: 24.86 USD
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19 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift and His Triphibian Atomicar - the New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures #9119
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1962 ca 1963 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Brey, Charles 
188 pp, orange spine & back board, w/blu pictorial front cover board in color, endpapers illustrated wht-black. #19 in the Tom Swift Jr. Adventure series. Mattson 58600-19, Format # 3 for the series. book #22 is last book listed on back. Tom invents an atomic-powered car that travels on land, water, and through the air. An aid mission takes Tom and his top-flight engineers to the untamed Asian land of Kabulistan to help the new republic develop its resoureces. prev owner wrote on the verso of the ffep and on the title page.  
Price: 15.25 USD
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20 Appleton II, Victor Tom Swift in the Caves of Nuclear Fire #8
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1956 Hard Cover Very Good  Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Kaye, Graham 
214 pp, textured composition binding, medium blu, dark blu lettering on spine & front cover logo w/Tom's head superimposed over a blueprint, blu-wht illustrated endpapers w/Tom looking out the window at a spaceship. Dj white coated paper w/color illustration encompassing the front & spine. Spine has color logo of Tom's head superimposed over a blueprint. dj back panel blu-black w/listing of 7 Tom Swift books. Mattson 58600-8, format #1, Book #8 in the Tom Swift, Jr. adventure series. Tom and his associates investigate a taboo mountain in Africa. Their Atomic drill is sucked into a peak and a series of events threaten the Swift expedition.  
Price: 22.10 USD
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