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Signs Of Life.

By: Harrison, M. John

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1997.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 01127

ISBN: 0575055561

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


SF novel. View more info

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Signs Of Life (signed by the author).

By: Harrison, M. John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1997.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 04564

ISBN: 0575055561

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


SF novel. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. View more info

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Things That Never Happen (signed/limited + extra booklet).

By: Harrison, M. John

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Night Shade Books: CA.: 2002.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 09481

ISBN: 1892389274

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


175,000 word collection of the best short stories selected by the author: introduction by China Mieville. LIMITED EDITION: 150 numbered copies signed by both authors. Note: laid in is a separate booklet THE RIO BRAIN containing an additional story (a collaboration between the author and Simon Ings), limited to 150 copies and ONLY available with the limited edition. View more info

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The Course of the Heart.

By: Harrison, M. John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1992.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 00473

ISBN: 0575038918

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


Weird/fantasy novel.''THE COURSE OF THE HEART (1992) may be his finest single title. The relationship between this world and an imagined (or real) other one here becomes more complex. Between this world and the ''Pleroma'' – which the protagonists have gained sight of during a disastrous college ritual under the guidance of a fake Magus lies an imaginary land created by two of those protagonists, and through which they construct a precariously meaningful shape ... View more info

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The Committed Men.

By: Harrison, M. John

Price: £125.00

Publisher: New Authors Ltd: London.: 1971.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 14938

ISBN: 009107570X

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


SF novel.''his first novel, The COMMITTED MEN (1971), is an impressive post-holocaust story set in a fractured England, centring physically on the ruins of the motorways, and generating a powerful sense of entropic dismantlement'' (John Clute/Encyclopedia of SF). View more info

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Things That Never Happen (signed by China Mieville, who supplies an introduction).

By: Harrison, M. John

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Night Shade Books: CA.: 2002.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 09482

ISBN: 1892389266

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


175,000 word collection of twenty-four short stories: ten-page introduction by China Mieville and a four-page introduction from the author.. Trade hardcover edition. Note: many of his stories from the 1960's and early 70's (including most, if not all those published in The Machine In Shaft Ten: Panther paperback original, 1975) are NOT included in this volume - the author, it seems, has no wish to see these early stories reprinted. THIS COPY SIGNED BY CHINA MIEVILLE ... View more info

Viriconium Nights.

By: Harrison, M. John

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1985.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 04434

ISBN: 0575036621

Condition: Fine copy in an almost fine dustjacket.


Collection of stories set in the city of Viriconium. A paperback edition appeared one year earlier in the USA, but the stories in this British hardcover edition are revised and the author's preferred texts. View more info

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Light.

By: Harrison, M. John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 2002.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 11088

ISBN: 0575070250

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


SF novel, first of a series, followed by NOVA SWING (2006) and EMPTY SPACE: A HAUNTING (2012).''beneath the unbearable light of the Kefahuchi Tract - a huge, fulminating ocean of radiant energy deep in the galaxy - three objects lie on the barren surface of an asteroid: an abandoned spacecraft, a pair of what look like bone dice, and a human skeleton. What are they, and what do they mean?'' View more info

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The Centauri Device.

By: Harrison, M. John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Panther: London.: 1975.

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

Seller ID: 31904

ISBN: 0586042075

Condition: Page edges a little browned, else a fine (unread) copy.


SF novel. First published in hardcover by Doubleday the year before (1974). In Pringle: The 100 Best SF Novels #73.''his third novel, THE CENTAURI DEVICE (1974 US), is a significantly disgruntled space opera, perhaps his least successful book, and one which demonstrates the author's persistent discomfort with the escapist conventions of this sort of sf. Unsurprisingly, the doomsday device of the title duly blows up the galaxy'' (John Clute/Encyclopedia of SF). View more info

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Viriconium Nights.

By: Harrison, M. John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1985.

Edition: First edition (& 1st hardcover).

Seller ID: 23447

ISBN: 0575036621

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


Collection of stories set in the city of Viriconium. A paperback edition appeared one year earlier in the USA, but the stories in this British hardcover edition are revised and the author's preferred texts. View more info

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The Wild Road.

By: Harrison, M. John (& Jane Johnson: writing jointly as "Gabriel King")

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Century: London.: 1997.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 01398

ISBN: 0712678700

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


Cat fantasy: quest involving three cats, a fox and a magpie. First in the series.''while it owes somewhat to Tolkienesque fantasy -- with its mysterious Gandalf-like figure and its cat protagonists setting out on a quest in a motley entourage that also includes a magpie and a fox -- it's saved from the more cloying aspects of many animal fantasies by the author's delightful prose and warm characterisations. The quest takes place in contemporary England, which, t... View more info