Avalon Books: Complete set of 138 books: Poul Anderson, Eando Binder, James Blish, Lin Carter, ... Avalon Books: Complete set of 138 books: Poul Anderson, Eando Binder, James Blish, Lin Carter, ...

Avalon Books: Complete set of 138 books

Poul Anderson, Eando Binder, James Blish, Lin Carter, Stanton Coblentz, L Sprague de Camp, Fletcher Pratt, Robert Silverberg, Jack Vance, Many more

Published by Avalon Books, New York
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
From SF & F Books (Roanoke, VA, U.S.A.)

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This fantastic set of 138 titles was collected over many years by the founder of "First Fandom", I know of no other complete set like this. Each book in this uniform set is in protective plastic, and in general, every book is in Fine condition with a VG to Fine jacket! Some of the books have bookseller pencils on the f.f.e.s, and some of the jackets have edge wear and show sun fading to the spines as is usual with this inexpensive paper. This collection also includes the 2 books by Bourgey/Curl before they were renamed Avalon. Listings in both Wikpedia and in ISFDB are incomplete, but this collection is complete and all books are listed here: Bourgey/Curl: Flight Into Yesterday, The Stars Will Wait; 1956: Police Your Planet, Star Ways, The Secret People, Three to Conquer, Tomorrow's World; 1957: Across Time, Alien Dust, Big Planet, City on the Moon, Conquest of Earth, Hidden World, Solomon's Stone, The Infinite Brain, Troubled Star, Twice in Time, Wasp; 1958: Aliens From Space, Edge of Time, Fire in the Heavens, Immortality Delivered, Invisible Barriers, Out of This World, Spaceways Satellite, Starhaven, The Blue Barbarians, The Languages of Pao, The Space Egg, The Tower of Zanid; 1959: Day of the Giants, Encounter, Giants from Eternity, Lost in Space, Robot Hunt, The Dark Destroyers, The Duplicated Man, The Golden Ape, The Involuntary Immortals, The Martian Missile, The Sea People, Virgin Planet; 1960: Conquest of Life, He Owned the World, Hunters of Space, Invaders from Rigel, Lords of Atlantis, Next Door to the Sun, The Glory That Was, The Green Planet, The Little Men, The Peacemakers, The Swordsman of Mars, Wall of Serpents; 1961: Believers' World, Collision Course, Destiny's Orbit, Island in the Sky, Planet of Peril, Sons of the Wolf, The Drums of Tapajos, The Memory Bank, The Outlaws of Mars, The Rim of Space, The Runaway World, Troyana; 1962: Alien Planet, Armageddon 2419 A.D., Cybernetic Brain, Outposts in Space, Prince of Peril, Tam, Son of the Tiger, The Dark Planet, The Glass Cage, The Perfect Planet, The Search for Zei, The World Within, Walk Up the Sky; 1963: Alien World, Bridge to Yesterday, Eevalu, Full Circle, River of Time, The Atom Conspiracy, The Gray Aliens, The Hand of Zei, The Men from Arcturus, The Other World, The Star Men, Three Steps Spaceward; 1964: Glory Planet, Mission to a Star, Planet of Death, The Deathstones, The Eternal Man, The Exile of Time, The Lizard Lords, The Martian Visitors, The Moon People, The Puppet Planet, Time Lockers; 1965: Beyond the Great Oblivion, Darkness and Dawn, Enslaved Brains, Explorers Into Infinity, Palos of the Dog Star Pack, Polaris of the Snows, The Dark Enemy, The First Immortals, The Forgotten Planet, The Hothouse World, The Mouthpiece of Zitu; 1966: Claimed, Jason, Son of Jason, Lord of Tranerica, Minos of Sardanes, The Double-Minded Man, The Lord of Nardos, The Mind Traders, The People of the Abyss, The Time Chariot, When the Red King Woke; 1967: Destination: Saturn, Doomed Planet, Druids' World, Out of the Abyss, Out of the Void, The Afterglow, The Crimson Capsule, The Everlasting Exiles, The Insect Invasion, The Man With Three Eyes; 1968: Planet of Fear, Polaris and the Immortals, The Day the World Stopped, The Return of the Starships, The Stars Will Write, The Time of the Hedrons. Bookseller Inventory # 131420

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Title: Avalon Books: Complete set of 138 books

Publisher: Avalon Books, New York

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: VG+

Edition: 1st Edition

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