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Product Description: [Read by Elijah Alexander] All four Planet of Adventure novels in this one volume -- a must have for science fiction fans. Stranded on the distant planet Tschai, young Adam Reith is the sole survivor of a space mission who discovers the world is inhabited -- not only by warring alien cultures but by human slaves as well, taken early in Earth's history...read more
By Elijah Alexander (narrator) and Jack Vance

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9781504641449 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, November 10, 2015), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: [Read by Elijah Alexander] All four Planet of Adventure novels in this one volume -- a must have for science fiction fans.

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Product Description: Stranded on the distant planet Tschai, young Adam Reith is the sole survivor of a space mission who discovers the world is inhabited-not only by warring alien cultures but by human slaves as well, taken early in Earth's history. Reith must find a way off the planet to warn Earth of Tschai's deadly existence...read more
By Elijah Alexander (narrator) and Jack Vance

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9781504641425 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, November 10, 2015), cover price $123.00 | About this edition: Stranded on the distant planet Tschai, young Adam Reith is the sole survivor of a space mission who discovers the world is inhabited-not only by warring alien cultures but by human slaves as well, taken early in Earth's history.

This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic, timeless works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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9781517691844 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 7, 2015, cover price $7.99
9781500435103 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 7, 2014, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic, timeless works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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Product Description: [Read by Elijah Alexander] Jack Vance's Tschai novels are considered his masterwork, a constantly changing epic canvas of weird peoples, exotic lands, and surprising extraterrestrial adventures. This is the third book in the series...read more

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9780521351218, titled "Problems in Neolithic Archaeology" | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 1989, cover price $83.99 | also contains Problems in Neolithic Archaeology | About this edition: Problems in Neolithic Archaeology is a notable contribution to the debate about how we can write prehistory.

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9781504637565 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 15, 2015), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: [Read by Elijah Alexander] Jack Vance's Tschai novels are considered his masterwork, a constantly changing epic canvas of weird peoples, exotic lands, and surprising extraterrestrial adventures.

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Product Description: [Read by Elijah Alexander] Jack Vance's Tschai novels are considered his masterwork, a constantly changing epic canvas of weird peoples, exotic lands, and surprising extraterrestrial adventures. This is the third book in the series...read more

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9780521364720, titled "Principles, Methods, and Application of Particle Size Analysis" | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1991, cover price $94.99 | also contains Principles, Methods, and Application of Particle Size Analysis | About this edition: Much of the world's surface, even under the oceans, is covered in thick deposits of sedimentary particles - gravel, sand, silt and clay.
9780521364744, titled "Molech: A God of Human Sacrifice in the Old Testament" | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $49.95 | also contains Molech: A God of Human Sacrifice in the Old Testament | About this edition: Over the years there has been no consensus amongst scholars on the subject of Molech in the Old Testament.

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9781504637541 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 15, 2015), cover price $49.00 | About this edition: Getting back to Earth from the planet Tschai involved either stealing a spaceship or having one built to order--for Tschai was home to several intelligent star-born races, and so they had spaceyards.
9781504637558 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 15, 2015), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: [Read by Elijah Alexander] Jack Vance's Tschai novels are considered his masterwork, a constantly changing epic canvas of weird peoples, exotic lands, and surprising extraterrestrial adventures.

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Product Description: Waylock had been granted eternal life--but now he was killing on borrowed time.Gavin Waylock had waited seven years for the scandal surrounding his former immortal self to be forgotten and had kept his identity concealed so that he could once again join the ranks of those who lived forever...read more

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9781504630023 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 1, 2015), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Waylock had been granted eternal life--but now he was killing on borrowed time.
9781504630030 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 1, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Read by Kevin Kenerly] Waylock had been granted eternal life -- but now he was killing on borrowed time.

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Product Description: [Read by Kevin Kenerly] Waylock had been granted eternal life -- but now he was killing on borrowed time. Gavin Waylock had waited seven years for the scandal surrounding his former immortal self to be forgotten and had kept his identity concealed so that he could once again join the ranks of those who lived forever...read more

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9780743479219 | Reprint edition (Ibooks, March 1, 2004), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Seven years after the scandal that revoked his privilege as an Immortal, Garven Waylock, armed with a new identity, attempts to rejoin the rest of the Immortals, but his encounter with the beautiful Jacynth turns his scheme upside down.
9780812511420 | Reprint edition (Tor Books, May 1, 1993), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Seven years after the scandal that revoked his privilege as an Immortal, Garven Waylock, armed with a new identity, attempts to rejoin the rest of the Immortals

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9781504630047 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 1, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Read by Kevin Kenerly] Waylock had been granted eternal life -- but now he was killing on borrowed time.

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Product Description: [Read by Elijah Alexander] Servants of the Wankh, complete in itself, is the second volume of Jack Vance's masterwork interplanetary saga. Marooned on the strange planet Tschai, Adam Reith agreed to lead an expedition to return the princess Ylin Ylan, the Flower of Cath, to her homeland halfway around the globe...read more

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9780521351195, titled "Sport in Britain: A Social History" | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1989, cover price $59.95 | also contains Sport in Britain: A Social History | About this edition: In this volume, which was originally published in 1989, nine distinguished historians look at the origins, growth and organisation of the major mass-participation sports in Britain.

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9781504637404 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, August 11, 2015), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: [Read by Elijah Alexander] Servants of the Wankh, complete in itself, is the second volume of Jack Vance's masterwork interplanetary saga.

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Product Description: Marooned on the strange planet Tschai, Adam Reith agreed to lead an expedition to return the princess Ylin Ylan, the Flower of Cath, to her homeland halfway around the globe.Monsters of land and sea lay before them, as well as beings both human and alien who might rob, kill, or enslave them...read more

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9780521363518, titled "Plant Pathology in Agriculture" | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1990, cover price $105.00 | also contains Plant Pathology in Agriculture | About this edition: An account of the principles and practice of plant pathology in agriculture which provides disease cycle diagrams for a large number of important crop pathogens.
9780521363471, titled "Ada in Industry" | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1988, cover price $42.50 | also contains Ada in Industry

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9781504637381 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, August 11, 2015), cover price $49.00 | About this edition: Marooned on the strange planet Tschai, Adam Reith agreed to lead an expedition to return the princess Ylin Ylan, the Flower of Cath, to her homeland halfway around the globe.
9781504637398 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, August 11, 2015), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: [Read by Elijah Alexander] Servants of the Wankh, complete in itself, is the second volume of Jack Vance's masterwork interplanetary saga.

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Product Description: When someone sent distress signals to outer space from the planet Tschai, it was Adam Reith's misfortune to be sent from Earth to investigate. Because when his ship came close to Tschai, it was torpedoed--and Adam escaped to the surface with his life and nothing else...read more

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9780521360388, titled "Schenker Studies" | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $80.00 | also contains Schenker Studies | About this edition: The essays contained in this volume provide a focus on the work of the music theorist Heinrich Schenker - a figure of legendary status who has had an incalculable influence on developments in music theory and analysis in this century.
9780521360302, titled "Public Health in Papua New Guinea: Medical Possibility and Social Constraint 1884-1984" | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 1, 1989, cover price $59.95 | also contains Public Health in Papua New Guinea: Medical Possibility and Social Constraint 1884-1984 | About this edition: This book concerns the development of institutional medicine, medical practice and health care during the initial colonisation and later colonial rule of Papua New Guinea.

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9781504637299 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 14, 2015), cover price $69.00 | About this edition: When someone sent distress signals to outer space from the planet Tschai, it was Adam Reith's misfortune to be sent from Earth to investigate.
9781504637305 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 14, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Read by Elijah Alexander] Jack Vance's Tschai novels are considered his masterwork, a constantly changing epic canvas of weird peoples, exotic lands, and surprising extraterrestrial adventures.

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Product Description: [Read by Elijah Alexander] Jack Vance's Tschai novels are considered his masterwork, a constantly changing epic canvas of weird peoples, exotic lands, and surprising extraterrestrial adventures. City of Chasch is the first book in the series...read more

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9780521351850, titled "Washington, Westminster and Whitehall" | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 1988, cover price $59.95 | also contains Washington, Westminster and Whitehall | About this edition: In an important and provocative contribution to the debate on 'the British disease' in the 1980s, Walter Williams draws on his extensive American experience of central government management and analysis to recommend critical structure changes in the organisation of government in Britain.

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9781504637312 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 14, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Read by Elijah Alexander] Jack Vance's Tschai novels are considered his masterwork, a constantly changing epic canvas of weird peoples, exotic lands, and surprising extraterrestrial adventures.

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Product Description: The Domains of Koryphon (The Gray Prince, Russian translation) The races of Koryphon keep an uneasy peace — the swift, nomadic Wind-runners, the fierce Uldras, and the aristocratic Outkers. For over two hundred years the Outkers have occupied the Alouan lands, living in baronial splendor where Uldra chieftains once ruled...read more

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9781502994608 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 3, 2014, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: The Domains of Koryphon (The Gray Prince, Russian translation) The races of Koryphon keep an uneasy peace — the swift, nomadic Wind-runners, the fierce Uldras, and the aristocratic Outkers.

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Product Description: Maske: Thaery (Russian translation) Far across the galaxy on the planet Maske, young Jubal Droad leaves home to make his fortune. Droad attaches himself to the powerful court of Nai the Hever, and is made an interplanetary economic spy...read more

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9781502988591 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 3, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Maske: Thaery (Russian translation) Far across the galaxy on the planet Maske, young Jubal Droad leaves home to make his fortune.

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Product Description: The Ultimate GrandeurFantasy and Science Fiction Grandmaster Jack Vance is very much a writer of the Space Age. His time 'traveling' the magic highways of his imagination spans the period bracketed by the final years of World War 2 and the Cassini Huygens probe reaching Saturn space in late 2004, the year he brought his magnificent career to a close...read more

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9781596065604 | Deluxe edition (Subterranean, March 31, 2013), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The Ultimate GrandeurFantasy and Science Fiction Grandmaster Jack Vance is very much a writer of the Space Age.

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Product Description: The World Fantasy Award-winning third volume of the Lyonesse trilogy brings attention to the faerie changeling Madouc. Where princess Suldrun once meekly endured the proprieties of Castle Haidion, Madouc defends herself with rotten fruit...read more

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9781469281797 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, February 5, 2013), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: The World Fantasy Award-winning third volume of the Lyonesse trilogy brings attention to the faerie changeling Madouc.
9781469280974 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, February 5, 2013), cover price $49.97 | About this edition: The World Fantasy Award-winning third volume of the Lyonesse trilogy brings attention to the faerie changeling Madouc.

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Product Description: The World Fantasy Award-winning third volume of the Lyonesse trilogy brings attention to the faerie changeling Madouc. Where princess Suldrun once meekly endured the proprieties of Castle Haidion, Madouc defends herself with rotten fruit...read more

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9780441505326 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, August 1, 1991), cover price $5.95 | also contains Tom Clancy Full Force and Effect | About this edition: Madouc, a vibrant young princess, holds the key to ending the war that ravages the Elder Isles
9780441505319 | Ace Books, April 1, 1990, cover price $8.95 | also contains How to Make Your Customers Love You!: 26 Ways to Make Your Customers Love You! | About this edition: Madouc, a vibrant young princess, holds the key to ending the war that ravages the Elder Isles

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9781469281384 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, February 5, 2013), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: The World Fantasy Award-winning third volume of the Lyonesse trilogy brings attention to the faerie changeling Madouc.
9781469280561 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, February 5, 2013), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: The World Fantasy Award-winning third volume of the Lyonesse trilogy brings attention to the faerie changeling Madouc.

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Product Description: Being there...Jack Vance has long been F&SF's grand master of regional science fiction, creating living, breathing locales on distant worlds or on our own fabulously transformed, often magical future Earth that are second to none...read more

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9781596064638 | Deluxe edition (Subterranean, October 31, 2012), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Being there.

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Product Description: As well as being an inspirational, acclaimed and widely adored F&SF Grand Master and world-builder par excellence, Jack Vance has always been a mystery writer at heart. Even while ranging the starways and arcane dimensions under the name we best know him by, taking us to alien worlds, strange climes and fabulous yonders, he also used his given name of John Holbrook Vance (plus a few selected aliases) to turn out novels of intrigue and suspense set on this world, dealing with people almost like you and me...read more

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9781596063594 | Subterranean, May 31, 2011, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: As well as being an inspirational, acclaimed and widely adored F&SF Grand Master and world-builder par excellence, Jack Vance has always been a mystery writer at heart.

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Product Description: The Elder Isles - an ancient land where chivalry and the realm of fairie exist side by side. A land of mystery, strange beauty, high adventure and arcane magic. Kings are at war, opposing magicians devise ever more cunning stratagems...read more

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9780575090255 | Gardners Books, August 26, 2010, cover price $33.25 | About this edition: The Elder Isles - an ancient land where chivalry and the realm of fairie exist side by side.

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Product Description: A legend has to start somewhere...As so many writers have said, it's in the shorter and mid-length work that the storytelling craft is best learned. Hard-Luck Diggings brings together fourteen such pieces from the first twelve years of Grand Master Jack Vance's genre-defining career, from back when he first worked to pay the mortgage, buy the groceries, travel the world, eventually building his own private 'dream castle' and starting a family...read more

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9781596063013, titled "Hard-Luck Diggings: The Early Jack Vance" | 1 deluxe edition (Subterranean, June 30, 2010), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: A legend has to start somewhere.

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Product Description: Rhialto the Marvellous takes up the personal and political conflicts among a conclave of two dozen magicians of Ascolais and Almery in the 21st Aeon. The shocking appearance of the Llorio the Murtha, a powerful female force from an earlier aeon threatens to unbalance nature by “ensqualming” or feminizing the magicians...read more

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9781441814753 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, May 15, 2010), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Rhialto the Marvellous takes up the personal and political conflicts among a conclave of two dozen magicians of Ascolais and Almery in the 21st Aeon.

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Product Description: Rhialto the Marvellous takes up the personal and political conflicts among a conclave of two dozen magicians of Ascolais and Almery in the 21st Aeon. The shocking appearance of the Llorio the Murtha, a powerful female force from an earlier aeon threatens to unbalance nature by “ensqualming” or feminizing the magicians...read more

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9781441814760 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, May 15, 2010), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: Rhialto the Marvellous takes up the personal and political conflicts among a conclave of two dozen magicians of Ascolais and Almery in the 21st Aeon.

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Product Description: Living in interesting times… Jack Vance has long been one of the most influential, admired and imitated writers in science fiction and fantasy literature, the award-winning author of such widely acclaimed works as The Dying Earth, the Lyonesse trilogy, the adventures of Cugel the Clever, the Demon Princes series, and many other masterful tales set among the stars, in exotic fantasy realms or on our own Earth...read more

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9781596062450 | Deluxe edition (Subterranean, September 30, 2009), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Living in interesting times… Jack Vance has long been one of the most influential, admired and imitated writers in science fiction and fantasy literature, the award-winning author of such widely acclaimed works as The Dying Earth, the Lyonesse trilogy, the adventures of Cugel the Clever, the Demon Princes series, and many other masterful tales set among the stars, in exotic fantasy realms or on our own Earth.

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Product Description: Jack Vance is science fiction s world-builder par excellence, a multi-award-winning Grand Master and much-loved doyen of the art of the planetary adventure. In a career spanning 59 years, Vance has been responsible -- more than any other writer in the field -- for creating exotic alien cultures and living, breathing worlds, among them Tschai, Durdane and Big Planet, Trullion, Cadwal and Wyst, Aerlith, Fader and Dar Sai...read more
By Jonathan Strahan (editor) and Jack Vance (editor)

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9781596061569 | 1 edition (Subterranean, July 25, 2008), cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Jack Vance is science fiction s world-builder par excellence, a multi-award-winning Grand Master and much-loved doyen of the art of the planetary adventure.

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Product Description: When Jack Vance decided to become a writer, a million-word-a-year man as he put it so pragmatically at the time, he also gave fantastic literature one of its most cherished and distinctive voices. Though primarily a novelist throughout his long and distinguished career, this Hugo, Nebula, Edgar and World Fantasy Award-winning Grand Master also produced many short and mid-length works...read more

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9781596062269 | 1 edition (Subterranean, June 30, 2009), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: When Jack Vance decided to become a writer, a million-word-a-year man as he put it so pragmatically at the time, he also gave fantastic literature one of its most cherished and distinctive voices.

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