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Product Description: THE CRETAN TEAT A profound story about history, blame, corruption, obsession, sex, the novelist and growing old disgracefully - The Cretan Teat is a wry and comic novel that interweaves its own fiction with an inner fiction about the discovery of a Byzantine painting of the Mother of the Blessed Virgin Mary suckling the infant Jesus and a fake ikon that becomes an instrument of Nemesis...read more

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9780755111473 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: BRIAN ALDISS - THE CRETAN TEAT The Cretan Teat is a wry and comic novel that interweaves its own fiction with an inner fiction about the discovery of a Byzantine painting of the Mother of the Blessed Virgin Mary suckling the infant Jesus and a fake ikon that becomes an instrument of Nemesis.

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9781846770647 | Leonaur Ltd, June 30, 2006, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: THE CRETAN TEAT A profound story about history, blame, corruption, obsession, sex, the novelist and growing old disgracefully - The Cretan Teat is a wry and comic novel that interweaves its own fiction with an inner fiction about the discovery of a Byzantine painting of the Mother of the Blessed Virgin Mary suckling the infant Jesus and a fake ikon that becomes an instrument of Nemesis.

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Product Description: Take a cultural break.Meet Maria Galdos, a simple woman whose only wish is for her son to see Tarzan (in the Alps). Have tea with Wun Luk, proprietor of the teashop at the end of civilization.Visit Bea, the Eliza Doolittle of insects—so charming, but with just a touch of amnesia...read more

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9781892391261 | Tachyon Pubns, August 1, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Take a cultural break.

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In the distant future of galactic empires, the people of the Greene-tribe are shocked when they discover that they are not the center of a world of their own making, in a new edition of the classic science fiction novel, first published in 1958. Reprint.

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9781585676835 | Reprint edition (Overlook Pr, July 26, 2005), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In the distant future of galactic empires, the people of the Greene-tribe are shocked when they discover that they are not the center of a world of their own making, in a new edition of the classic science fiction novel, first published in 1958.
9780881844924 | Reprint edition (Carroll & Graf Pub, May 1, 1989), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: In the distant future of galactic empires, people of the Greene-tribe are shocked when they discover that they are not the center of a world of their own making

The concluding volume of the author's Helliconia trilogy finds the planet Helliconia moving away from its sun, its climate growing harsher, its government becoming more severe, and, as a deadly plague, greed, and betrayal ravages the land, one man strives to return his planet to the light. Reprint. (view table of contents)

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9780689115417 | Atheneum, March 1, 1985, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The concluding volume of the author's Helliconia trilogy finds the planet Helliconia moving away from its sun, its climate growing harsher, its government becoming more severe, and one man questing to return his planet to the light

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9780743445160 | Reprint edition (Ibooks, November 1, 2002), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: The concluding volume of the author's Helliconia trilogy finds the planet Helliconia moving away from its sun, its climate growing harsher, its government becoming more severe, and, as a deadly plague, greed, and betrayal ravages the land, one man strives to return his planet to the light.
9780020160922 | Reprint edition (Collier Books, April 1, 1993), cover price $9.00 | About this edition: This is the final volume of the Helliconia Trilogy -- a monumental saga that goes beyond anything yet created by this master among today's imaginative writers.
9780441326297 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, May 1, 1987), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: This is the final volume of the Helliconia Trilogy -- a monumental saga that goes beyond anything yet created by this master among today's imaginative writers.

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9788445071717 | Minotauro Ediciones Avd, November 1, 2002, cover price $8.95

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On the beleaguered planet of Helliconia, the king of Borlien determines to divorce his queen and marry a child princess of Oldorando, while his numerous enemies surround him and plot his destruction, in the second volume of the epic science fiction series. Reprint.

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9780689113888 | Atheneum, November 1, 1983, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: On the beleaguered planet of Helliconia, the king of Borlien determines to divorce his queen and marry a child princess of Oldorando, while his numerous enemies surround him and plot his destruction

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9780743445108 | Reprint edition (Ibooks, August 1, 2002), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: On the beleaguered planet of Helliconia, the king of Borlien determines to divorce his queen and marry a child princess of Oldorando, while his numerous enemies surround him and plot his destruction, in the second volume of the epic science fiction series.
9780020160915 | Reissue edition (Collier Books, November 1, 1992), cover price $10.00 | also contains Home Front (Patons) | About this edition: On the beleaguered planet of Helliconia, the king of Borlien determines to divorce his queen and marry a child princess of Oldorando, while his numerous enemies surround him and plot his destruction
9780020160915 | Reissue edition (Collier Books, November 1, 1992), cover price $10.00 | also contains Home Front (Patons) | About this edition: On the beleaguered planet of Helliconia, the king of Borlien determines to divorce his queen and marry a child princess of Oldorando, while his numerous enemies surround him and plot his destruction
9780441326327 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, November 1, 1988), cover price $4.50 | also contains Mary Engelbreit 2016 Calendar: Attitude Is Everything | About this edition: The second volume of the trilogy spanning several generations on a planet with centuries-long seasons.

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Product Description: Brevity is the soul of wit – and a mini-saga is the soul of brevity. A story of just fifty words, with a beginning, a middle and an end. Not just that, but a story that instantly captivates the reader with dreams and disasters, fantasies and fears, loves and hates, humour, morality, immorality, the everyday and the extraordinary...read more
By Brian Wilson Aldiss (editor), Quentin Blake (editor) and Joanna Lumley (foreword by)

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9781900564779 | Enitharmon Pr, May 1, 2002, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Brevity is the soul of wit – and a mini-saga is the soul of brevity.

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9780755113392 | House of Stratus Ltd, February 1, 2002, cover price $8.95

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In Helliconia, a world orbiting binary suns far from Earth, a young man named Yuli builds the city of Oldorando, a city that now faces the threat of the phagors, a beast species rivaling humankind. Reprint.

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9780743444729 | Reprint edition (Ibooks, February 1, 2002), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: In Helliconia, a world orbiting binary suns far from Earth, a young man named Yuli builds the city of Oldorando, a city that now faces the threat of the phagors, a beast species rivaling humankind.
9780020160908 | Collier Books, August 1, 1992, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: In Helliconia, a world far from Earth, a young man named Yuli builds the city of Oldorando, a city that now faces the threat of the phagors, a beast species rivaling mankind
9780425061862 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, November 1, 1983), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: In Helliconia, a world far from Earth, a young man named Yuli builds the city of Oldorando, a city that now faces the threat of the phagors, a beast species rivaling mankind

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9780061091865 | Harpercollins, January 1, 2002, cover price $5.01

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Product Description: Book by Aldiss, Brian

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9780755113415 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Book by Aldiss, Brian

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Begins at the birth of science fiction, with Mary Shelley's 'Frankenstein,' and studies the development of the genre to its present position in contemporary literature (view table of contents)

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9780689118395 | Atheneum, November 1, 1986, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Begins at the birth of science fiction, with Mary Shelley's 'Frankenstein,' and studies the development of the genre to its present position in contemporary literature

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9780755100682 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95
9780380704613 | Reprint edition (Avon Books, March 1, 1988), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Begins at the birth of science fiction, with Mary Shelley's 'Frankenstein,' and studies the development of the genre to its present position in contemporary literature

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Product Description: Linked in theme by the ever-present threat of war and violent culture clashes, these short stories embrace both the future and the ancient past

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9780755100842 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Linked in theme by the ever-present threat of war and violent culture clashes, these short stories embrace both the future and the ancient past
9780441757046 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, November 1, 1988), cover price $2.95 | About this edition: Linked in theme by the ever-present threat of war and violent culture clashes, these short stories embrace both the future and the ancient past

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9780755100811 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95

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Product Description: Book by ALDISS, Brian.

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9780755100590 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Book by ALDISS, Brian.

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Product Description: In a small provincial city, Peter lives with his long-suffering Aunt Anne and his eccentric Uncle Leo, and works in a bookshop called Brightfount’s, which he describes as a ‘shabby outpost of literacy’. Cutting the apron strings, he moves into a bed-sit and composes these witty diaries, in which he includes amusing remarks about publishers, authors, booksellers and customers, a revelation about his dotty uncle, and his efforts to find ‘a suitable girl’...read more

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9780755100545 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: In a small provincial city, Peter lives with his long-suffering Aunt Anne and his eccentric Uncle Leo, and works in a bookshop called Brightfount’s, which he describes as a ‘shabby outpost of literacy’.

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Product Description: He roamed through the dim reaches of the remote past and like a phantom, the Dark Woman haunted him at every turn. Was she a hallucination produced by the stresses of his bizarre existence? Or was she a ghost from a future more distant than his own? Bush had been called into a totalitarian world, trained to kill, and then sent back in time – as an assassin...read more

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9780755100538 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: He roamed through the dim reaches of the remote past and like a phantom, the Dark Woman haunted him at every turn.

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Product Description: In the timeless city of Malacia, a place swathed in magic and on the brink of war, lives a young man named Perian de Chirolo – a free-spirit, a fearless lover – who embarks on a harrowing odyssey with dramatic consequences for himself and all Malacians...read more

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9780755100712, titled "Malacia Tapestry" | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: In the timeless city of Malacia, a place swathed in magic and on the brink of war, lives a young man named Perian de Chirolo – a free-spirit, a fearless lover – who embarks on a harrowing odyssey with dramatic consequences for himself and all Malacians.
9780061000638 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, July 1, 1990), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: As festering violence threatens to explode in the opulent and magical city of Malachia, Renaissance man Perian de Chirolo finds himself at the center of the maelstrom
9780425080795 | Reissue edition (Berkley Pub Group, September 1, 1985), cover price $3.50 | About this edition: SYNOPSIS Jostling through the light and shadow of Malacia s streets goes a crowd of people; dukes, wealthy merchants, bankrupt families, actresses, priests, courtesans, spongers, soldiers, and down-at-heel showmen.

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Product Description: In this fascinating account of the life of a writer, Brian Aldiss reveals with wit and candour his adventures with publishers, booksellers, agents, fellow authors and readers. He shares wry, witty and informative tales, beginning with his first job at the Oxford bookshop that inspired his debut novel, The Brightfount Diaries; and ending with what is without a doubt the most gruelling experience for a writer – having a new novel published (Forgotten Life)...read more

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9780755100774 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: In this fascinating account of the life of a writer, Brian Aldiss reveals with wit and candour his adventures with publishers, booksellers, agents, fellow authors and readers.

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Product Description: Book by Aldiss, Brian Wilson

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9780755100552 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Book by Aldiss, Brian Wilson

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Product Description: The sombre story of a group of people in their fifties who face the fact that there is no younger generation coming to replace them; instead nature is rushing back to obliterate the disaster they have brought on theselves. Was slighty revised.

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9780755100637 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: The sombre story of a group of people in their fifties who face the fact that there is no younger generation coming to replace them; instead nature is rushing back to obliterate the disaster they have brought on theselves.
9780451146618 | Reissue edition (New Amer Library, January 1, 1987), cover price $2.95 | also contains Kitty Canary | About this edition: Ecological disaster has left the English countryside a wasteland.

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Product Description: Two men transcend the dimension of time and save a dying world in a battle against the most elusive and deadly creatures ever to stalk the earth. Reprint.

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9780060165932 | Harpercollins, February 1, 1991, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Joe Bodenland, inventor of a crude time travel device, and Bram Stoker embark on a harrowing trek through time to eradicate the Fleet Ones, a powerfully evil band of time travelers headed by Dracula himself

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9780755100781 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Two men transcend the dimension of time and save a dying world in a battle against the most elusive and deadly creatures ever to stalk the earth.
9780061099465 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, May 1, 1992), cover price $4.50 | About this edition: Joe Bodenland, inventor of a crude time travel device, and Bram Stoker embark on a harrowing trek through time to eradicate the Fleet Ones, a powerfully evil band of time travelers headed by Dracula himself

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Product Description: A truly bureaucratic world, a machinedominated twenty-second-century civilization, and mankind's need for gods are among the subjects dealt with in a collection of stories exploring the drives, foibles, and failures of humanity (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780060100551 | Harpercollins, January 1, 1980, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A truly bureaucratic world, a machinedominated twenty-second-century civilization, and mankind's need for gods are among the subjects dealt with in a collection of stories exploring the drives, foibles, and failures of humanity

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9780755100804 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A truly bureaucratic world, a machinedominated twenty-second-century civilization, and mankind's need for gods are among the subjects dealt with in a collection of stories exploring the drives, foibles, and failures of humanity

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Product Description: Book by Aldiss, Brian Wilson

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9780755100866 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Book by Aldiss, Brian Wilson

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Product Description: This collection of SF stories represents thirty years of Brian Aldiss’ prolific writing life. Including perceptive insights into the Cold War and our mounting knowledge of Mars, Aldiss demonstrates how stories that had a special significance Then can rouse our senses Now, and turns the incredible into the wondrously plausible...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780755100828 | House of Stratus Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: This collection of SF stories represents thirty years of Brian Aldiss’ prolific writing life.
9780020302254 | Reprint edition (Atheneum, October 1, 1990), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: A selection of 22 best science-fiction stories chosen by the author himself and representative of the full range of his 30-year career.

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