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The Missionaries.

By: Compton, D. G.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Robert Hale: London.: 1975.

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

Seller ID: 28724

ISBN: 0709145675

Condition: Faint spotting along top page edges, else a fine copy in a VG+ dustjacket, with light edge wear and a little spotting along the rear flap fold and top edges of inner flaps.


First published as a paperback original (Ace 1972). Very uncommon British hardcover. View more info

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Nomansland.

By: Compton, D. G.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1993.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 04467

ISBN: 0575054220

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


SF novel.''in the 21st century an AIDS-like virus has made it impossible for women to conceive male children. Although sperm banks have enough supplies to last for centuries, the strains on society are enormous''. View more info

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Scudder's Game (signed & dated).

By: Compton, D. G.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Kerosina: Worcester Park.: 1988.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 09199

ISBN: 0948893222

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


SF novel. LIMITED EDITION: 1026 hardcover copies printed in total of which this is one of 750 trade copies. SIGNED AND DATED (2nd April 1988) BY THE AUTHOR AT TIME OF PUBLICATION. View more info

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Justice City.

By: Compton, D. G.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1994.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 00384

ISBN: 0575058382

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


Near future sf novel.''Justice City is the punishment block, the Strangeways of the future... a woman-killer dies in the first stage of induction, a drugging process known as thresholding. Our cop, Alec Duncan, is made to feel like an outsider, though as a black Scot he's used to that. The possibilities are satisfyingly various: the edgy, intelligent thrills are constant'' (Oxford Times) ''remarkable for the unswerving ferocity of its depiction of a milieu in whi... View more info

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Scudder's Game (limited slipcased/signed).

By: Compton, D. G.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Kerosina: Worcester Park.: 1988.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 21455

ISBN: 0948893214

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


SF novel of an imperfect near-future ''utopia'' with illustrations by Keith Roberts. LIMITED EDITION: 250 numbered copies signed by the author and slipcased together with an additional hardcover booklet Radio Plays. (300 numbered copies) that collects two 30-minute radio scripts. View more info

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Nomansland,.

By: Compton, D. G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1993.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21513

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


SF novel. View more info

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The Palace.

By: Compton, D. G.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: London.: 1969.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 10504

ISBN: 0340109688

Condition: Light spotting along page edges, neat inked number at top corner of front free endpaper, a near fine copy in a VG edge-wrn dustjacket.


SF/Fantasy novel. Very uncommon UK hardcover. View more info

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Hot Wireless Sets, Aspirin Tablets, The Sandpaper Sides of Used Matchboxes, And Something That Might Have Been Castor Oil.

By: Compton, D. G.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: London.: 1971.

Edition: First edition (& 1st hardcover).

Seller ID: 40682

ISBN: 071810899X

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket.


SF novel: issued a year earlier in the US as an Ace paperback original under the title CHRONOCULES. View more info

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Farewell, Earth's Bliss.

By: Compton, D. G.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: London.: 1966.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 32413

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for light dust-soiling to front and rear panel.


SF novel.''shows the plight of social misfits transported to Mars'' (John Clute & Mark Adlard/Encyclopedia of SF) View more info

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The Missionaries.

By: Compton, D. G.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Robert Hale: London.: 1975.

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

Seller ID: 25356

ISBN: 0709145675

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for a touch of wear to front bottom corner.


First published as a paperback original (Ace 1972). Very uncommon British hardcover. View more info

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Scudder's Game.

By: Compton, D. G.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Kerosina: Worcester Park.: 1988.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 00846

ISBN: 0948893222

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


SF novel. 1026 copies printed of which this is one of 750 unsigned trade copies. . View more info

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Ragnarok.

By: Compton, D. G. (& John Gribbin)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1991.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 12443

ISBN: 0575051108

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


SF novel.''is a Near-Future cautionary tale in a traditional vein: a scientist threatens to end human civilization unless peace is declared; almost inadvertently, Ragnarok does indeed occur (Matt Bishop & John Clute/Encyclopedia of SF, 3rd Edition). View more info