Author:Anderson, Poul

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Tau Zero.

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1971.

Edition: First British edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 33491

ISBN: 0575006722

Condition: Fine copy in a near fine dustjacket.


SF novel. Very uncommon British hardcover.''Tau Zero (June - August 1967 Galaxy as ''To Outlive Eternity''; expanded 1970) is less successful as fiction, though its speculations on cosmology are fascinating, and the hypothesis it embodies is strikingly well conceived. A spaceship from Earth, intended to fly near the speed of light so that humans can reach the stars without dying of old age (as a consequence of the time-dilation of Special Relativity described by... View more info

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Conan The Rebel.

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sphere: London.: 1984.

Edition: First British edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 44659

ISBN: 0722111231

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Book 19 in the Conan Sphere series. View more info

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Star Ways.

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Avalon Books: NY.: 1956.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 42979

Condition: Fine copy in an almost fine dustjacket wth some reinforcement tape on the verso edges of the dustjacket.


SF novel, part of the Psychotechnic League Future History series, the first to be published (but last in the internal chronology of the series).''the Psychotechnic League stories trace the gradual movement of Man into the solar system and eventually the galaxy itself. There is a good deal of action-debate about automation, the maintenance of freedom in an expanded polity, and so forth. The sequence comprises, by rough internal chronology: The Psychotechnic League... View more info

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Operation Chaos.

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Severn House: London: 1995.

Edition: First edition thus (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 12053

ISBN: 0727847635

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new).


Fantasy novel: originally published by Putnam in 1971, this first British hardcover edition contains a new, short one-page introduction by the author.''is set in an alternate world where Mmagic works through the discovery and application of pragmatic laws. The cast (one of whom enters the debate in the Phoenix Tavern) is again populous and colourfully conceived, and includes afreets, various familiars and demons (one of whom is an alternate version of Adolf Hitle... View more info

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Staves.

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Jwindz Publishing: Minneapolis.: 1993.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 00481

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


Fantasy/sf poetry collection: 80 pages. View more info

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The Makeshift Rocket.

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Dennis Dobson: London.: 1969.

Edition: First hardcover edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 16134

ISBN: 0234773693

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new).


Short sf novel. first published as half of an Ace Double (F-139) in 1962. View more info

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Earthman's Burden.

By: Anderson, Poul (& Gordon R. Dickson)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Gnome Press: NY.: 1957.

Edition: First edition (& second binding).

Seller ID: 45020

ISBN: 0385129351

Condition: Page edges browning (as usual), bookplate affixed to front pastedown, a fine copy in a VG dustjacket.


Collects six Hoka stories including ''The Adventure of the Misplaced Hound,'' a Sherlockian pastiche. Second binding of gray cloth with red lettering on spine - the first binding was light blue boards with dark blue lettering on spine (as noted in L. W. Currey: SF & Fantasy authors, A Bibliography of First Printings of Their Fiction, p. 10). View more info