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  • THE RUINS OF EARTH: An Anthology of Stories of the Immediate Future. by Disch, Thomas M. editor.
    Disch, Thomas M. editor.
    THE RUINS OF EARTH: An Anthology of Stories of the Immediate Future.

    Edition: Book club edition.

    New York: Putnam, (1971) dj. Hardcover - Includes 16 short stories of ecological catastrophe by well-known authors such as Kurt Vonnegut, Norman Rush, James Houston, Philip K. Dick, Daphne du Maurier, Fritz Leiber, Gene Wolfe, Harry Harrison and more. 279 pp.

    Condition: Very good in a good dust jacket with some edgewear, short tears, etc.

    Book ID: 84657
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  • SEA OF GLASS. by Longyear, Barry B.
    Longyear, Barry B.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1987). Hardcover first edition - Novel by this Hugo and Nebula award winning author. "In a near-future world caught in the grips of a population crisis, Thomas Windom, an 'illegal' child is taken from his parents and, with other "outcasters," is raised in a forced labor camp." The camps are a world of torture, brutality and murder, but the outside is no better with the population split into two major blocks - and the computer which controls this has set a "wardate" to ensure that much of the population is killed off. 375 pp. Dust jacket art by Ron Walotsky. ISBN: 0-312007809.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (signs of a small label removal from front endpaper)

    Book ID: 78305
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  • THE TIME HOPPERS by Silverberg, Robert
    Silverberg, Robert

    Edition: First printing.

    Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1967. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Set in the vastly overpopulated 25th century, this novel combines a dystopian vision of the future with time traveling (or time hopping) as a way to escape from the crush of the present world. SIGNED on the title page. 182 pp.

    Condition: Ex-library with the usual markings, spine slant, etc, in a fair only dustjacket with spine labels.

    Book ID: 71767
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