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one of my favorite book covers ever.
look at it.
*the studly square-jaw khaki-clad American Hero
*the hot latin babe
*the hot anglo/blonde babe
*the kindly priest
*El Toro (or whatever the local jefe calls himself)
*action in the streets
*palm trees
*cool car in front of cool buildings
...AND A VOLCANO!!!

you'd think the book couldn't go wrong with all these elements but, sadly, it sucketh. interminable conversations about sex. and stuff.

but, man, what a cover.


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What's not to love. Creepy art that spans both front and back.
It beckoned my young self to read it. Lost over the years, wish I still owned this book.
I have numerous copies of the stories but the cover art sold it for me.


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Used to love going to the paperback book stores in the mall when I was a kid. Loved seeing the covers of science fiction books.

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creeper; first cover; no commentary needed!
Dr. Moreau; somebody was tripping when they did that. oy
creeper; second cover; kewl very retro


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'Digging Leviathan' by James P. Blaylock

bought this around 1979, still have original. had no idea what about but the cover sold me.

book is a little more somber than cover indicates but real real good, highly recommended. dueling mad scientists in a race to the center of the earth.


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I ate this type of stuff UP as a kid!

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Love the cover, straight to the point, eye catching, not my favorite book, yet the cover pops to me, and is memorable.

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I eat up this future stuff. I can't wait until it gets here!

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Can not wait for androids being a common sight.

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Not EXACTLY a book COVER, but I had this novella by Phillip K. Dick as a kid.

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Love this cover, love the eye.

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haven't read but I can figure out what happens from the cover


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'Napoleons of Eridanus' bought just for the cover pretty good
aliens losing a war kidnap some of Bonaparte's soldiers to help with strategy.


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Love the series. Pretty good guide.

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As a child I use to stare at this cover with such fascination. Such a ridiculously long and epic novel with a terrifying cover. I would think, what in the world could this possibly be about?
Of course in the end , it didn't even have a clown on the cover. :lol:


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Love the series. Pretty good guide.


Nice find Mr z. I think I own this. However, that is not the cover I remember. Maybe I have the star trek encyclopedia.....


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Love the series. Pretty good guide.


Nice find Mr. Z. I think I own this. However, that is not the cover I remember. Maybe I have the star trek encyclopedia.....


TY, SVB, I wish I had this:

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I wish TZ had an encyclopedia like this, maybe one day ( I know Zicree did his book above, yet a more detailed study guide of TZ episodes,
themes, supernatural forces, cosmic sources, its characters, etc, etc... would be interesting, including stuff from TZ's
1980s, and UPN series).

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