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News From The Sun (limited/numbered).

By: Ballard, J. G.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Interzone: London.: 1982.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 11350

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


Short story (first published in Ambit in 1981) printed as a chapbook given free to all charter subscribers of the sf magazine Interzone. Limited to 750 numbered copies of which the first one hundred copies were signed by the author. This copy is no 519 (unsigned). View more info

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The Best Short Stories of J. G. Ballard.

By: Ballard, J. G.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: NY.: 1978.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 07664

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


Introduction by Anthony Burgess. View more info

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Miracles Of Life: Shanghai To Shepperton, An Autobiography.

By: Ballard, J. G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Fourth Estate: London.: 2007.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 22918

ISBN: 0007270720

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


278 pages. View more info

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The Crystal World.

By: Ballard, J. G.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: London.: 1966.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 10037

Condition: Bottom edges of front board lightly stained, previous owner's name neatly stamped in top corner of front free endpaper, a VG+ copy in a G/VG dustjacket with 4cm closed tear along the bottom of the rear spine fold


SF novel, expanded from the two-part serial ''Equinox'' in New Worlds in 1964. In Cawthorn and Moorcock, Fantasy: The 100 Best Books no 82. In Jones and Newman (eds), Horror: 100 Best Books no 63. In Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels no 49.''..however, the self-immolating tendency of his characters drew adverse criticism; some readers, particularly devotees of genre SF, wrote Ballard off, defensively, as a pessimist and a life-hater. His next two novels, The Burning World (1964; rev vt The Drought 1965) and THE CRYSTAL WORLD (fixup 1966), served further to polarize opini... View more info

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The Day Of Forever.

By: Ballard, J. G.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1986.

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

Seller ID: 03386

ISBN: 0575037709

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


Short story collection: originally published as a Panther paperback in 1967. View more info

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The Day Of Creation.

By: Ballard, J. G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1987.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 00177

ISBN: 0575041528

Condition: Fine copy in an almost fine dustjacket.


In Pringle, Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels, no 99. View more info

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The Day Of Creation (early uncorrected proof)

By: Ballard, J. G.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1987.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 19869

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


This is the earliest uncorrected proof (384 pages) in plain light blue covers, and is taken from the author's own typescript. It states:''IMPORTANT NOTE. This early proof is reproduced from the author's uncorrected and unedited typescript. Nothing should be quoted from this version without being checked against the final copy''. Note: Gollancz issued a later proof (254 pages) completely re-set from this earlier version with white covers and a b/w image of a steamboat on the front (and some early quotes on the back) cover, and states: ''This is an advanced reading copy from uncorrected proo... View more info

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War Fever.

By: Ballard, J. G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins: London.: 1990.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 06733

ISBN: 0002237709

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


Collects fourteen stories. View more info

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The Drowned World.

By: Ballard, J. G. (& Richard French)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Dragon's Dream: Brighton, Sussex.: 1981.

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

Seller ID: 11855

ISBN: 9063327315

Condition: Fine copy in a near fine dustjacket with several short closed tears and spine edge wear.


Classic sf novel, first published in 1962. New edition with over fifty full page colour illustrations by artist Richard French. View more info