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Sands of Mars, The, Clarke, Arthur C.
1 Clarke, Arthur C. Sands of Mars, The
Canada/U.S. Signet (NAL) Book. #451-Y5754. First Signet (NAL ) Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. 
January, 1974. $1.25 is the original price. 206 pages plus Advertising. Light beige paper. Tight binding. Yellow colour on the edges.
Front Cover: A fingernail indent from book opening and a light crease's at the top right corner.
Spine: Two faint creases from book opening and a " piece's missing at the bottom right side. Nothing much.
Back Cover: A bit of handling wear's at the bottom edge and there are about four fingernail indents from book opening plus a six inch light scratch.
Story: A Science fiction Writer travels to Mars to see what the Planet really looks like. 004755 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Police Your Planet, del Rey, Lester. van Lhin, Erik
2 del Rey, Lester. van Lhin, Erik Police Your Planet
Canada/U.S. Ballantine Books, Inc. #345-24465-6. First Ballantine Book (Can.) Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Cover Art: Steranko, James. 
May, 1975. $1.50 is the original price. 217 pages plus Advertising. Light beige paper. Tight binding. Orange colour on the edges.
Front Cover: A couple of small dot indents are at the top right side.
Spine: More of a manufacturing crease, I believe.
Back Cover: A couple of 3" slanted creases from careless book opening and about four or five fingernail indents. Whoever damaged these back Covers I keep seeing should have their pinkies slapped with a wet noodle for being so bloody careless with what should have been near Mint books.
In General: Pages 151and 152 have two yellow stains at the bottom of the pages and pages three to ten have someone's teeth marks at the top right edge. Feed the kid instead of letting him/her chew on books, no matter how tasty the paper as I know that some people like to chew on paper for the taste.
Story: A former Earth Cop's shipped off on a one-way ticket to Mars where he joins the Martian Police and..... 004782 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Across the Zodiac: The Story of a Wrecked Record, Greg, Percy
3 Greg, Percy Across the Zodiac: The Story of a Wrecked Record
U.S. Hyperion Press, Inc. 1974 0883551543 / 9780883551547 First Hyperion Press Edition. Mass Market Large Paperback. Very Good. Water Touched. 
$5.50 is the original price. 288 pages. Tight binding. Light beige pages. Introduction by: Sam Moskowitz.
Spine: Water touched with a bit of ink and colour bleed.
Back Cover: Water touched with a portion of the top surface missing leaving only the backing (5" x 4" at the top left side.) There are also small areas which are missing.
A bit of ink bleed and a small bit of colour bleed from the book's Title. From page 246 to the end of the book are a couple of ink smudges at the top corner of the page and the bottom edges of the Spine side. Page 274 to the end of the book has a small bit of pink colour at the top and the End Paper has a bit of a ripple at the top left (" x 4"). Three pages have very small ink spots here-and-there, but they're nothing much.
Story: First published in 1880 the Author was at the forefront in popularizing Mars as a Science fiction theme. The original 1880 version was in two volumes. Hyperion Press was a quality paperback Publisher reissuing Classical Science fiction Stories much as Famous Fantastic Mysteries and Fantastic Novels used to do but they were in magazine format. 000720 
Price: 32.25 USD
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Stranger in a Strange Land, Heinlein, Robert
4 Heinlein, Robert Stranger in a Strange Land
U.S. Berkley Medallion Book. #425-02202. Forty-second Ptg. Berkley Medallion Bk. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good Plus. 
$1.50 is the original price. 414 pages plus some Advertising. Light beige paper. Tight binding. Yellow edges.
Front Cover: Wear on the edges and light manufacturing marks. Nothing much.
Spine: A partial light crease from book opening plus a small bit of edge wear. Again, nothing much.
Back Cover: Light wear on the edges and a couple of very small marks from holding the book.
Story: A person born and educated on Mars arrives on Earth. Almost no longer Science fiction. Soon., it'll be truth. 004901 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Stranger in a Strange Land, Heinlein, Robert
5 Heinlein, Robert Stranger in a Strange Land
U.S. Berkley Medallion Book. #425-03067-9. Forty-fourth Printing. Berkley Medallion Mass Market Paperback. Very Good Minus. 
$1.95 is the original price. 414 pages. Light medium beige paper. Tight binding. Yellow on the edges.
Front Cover: Wear on all the edges and a few handling marks.
Spine: A white crease from book opening plus wear on the edges.
Back Cover: Wear on the edges and a few small dots at the top of the Cover.
Story: A man arrives on Earth from Mars. 004904 
Price: 8.75 USD
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Masters of the Pit., Moorcock, Michael.
6 Moorcock, Michael. Masters of the Pit.
U.K. New English Library. #007219. First New English Library Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Fair Plus-Good Min. Water Tchd 
       July,1971. Five Shillings is the original price.126 pages plus advertising. Light medium beige paper, darker at the edges.
Front Cover: A water mark caused a " of colour loss at the top right corner and the Cover looks a bit dulled from use but it could have been how it was originally issued as I'm not certain.
Back Cover: The Cover looks a bit dulled from either age or use.
In General: The first five pages have a " of rolling at the top edge.
Story: Part three of the trilogy in which our Hero travels to Mars. The books are, so far: 1. City of the Beast. 2. Lord of the Spiders. 3. Masters of the Pit. 004391 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Red Planet, The, Winterbotham, Russ
7 Winterbotham, Russ Red Planet, The
Israel. Priory Books. #1094. First Priory Books Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Mostly Very Good Plus. 
       $1.00 (Canada) is the original price. 140 pages. No date's mentioned. Reasonably tight binding but slightly loose at two spots where the Spine creases are as the glue appears to be a bit weak there. Nice light beige paper.
Front Cover: A few marks are on the middle of the Cover where I removed an old price sticker.
In General: A name's written in ballpoint at the top of the first page
Story: A sadistic Scientist blasts off for Mars and plans on ditching the rest of the people on board when he reaches Mars and heads back to Earth. 004336 
Price: 7.50 USD
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