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The International Science Fiction Yearbook

By Colin Lester (editor)

New York, New York: Quick Fox, 1978. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 7 2/3" tall, 394 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover over all, with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, binding solid, paper just slightly yellowed.

$7.50

Science-Fiction Future Histories; "A Special Issue"; Bulletin of the Science Fiction Writers of America (SFWA) ; volume 14, Number 3; Fall 1979 (whole number 71); Keynote address (Heinlein);The Immutable Laws of Science Fiction (Card); Concerning Future Histories (Anderson); A Maverick View (Bradley); Future Histories (Niven); 1955 (Varley); Children of the Future (Sky); There's Nothing Like A Good Foundation (Asimov); etc

By John F. Carr (editor); Robert Heinlein, Poul Anderson, Larry Niven, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Isaac Asimov, Kathleen Sky, Jerry Pournelle, John Varley, Gordon Dickson, Orson Scott Card, et al

Grenada Hill, CA: Bulletin of the Science Fiction Writers of America, 1979. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very good. Quarterly periodical of SFWA. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 100 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. a very good, clean, sturdy soft cover original issue with moderate exterior wear; binding solid, paper white.

$9.50

Illustrated Reverse Dictionary: find the words on the tip of your tongue (Reader's Digest).

By John Ellison Kahn (editor)

New York, New York: Reader's Digest, 1990. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/very good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, 608 pages blue and decorative brown boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very goode, slightly edge worn dust jacket with several short edge tears at the folds.

$12.50

Chronological Outlines of English Literature

By Frederick Ryland, M.A.

New York, New York: Macmillan Company, 1903. Fourth edition. Hardcover--cloth. good. And ex-library copy with marking to the spine and endpapers. Originally published in 1890. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, xii + 351 pages, gilt spine titles on red cloth. A good, clean, neat, hard cover over all with moderate exterior shelf wear, corners rubbed, spine cloth color faded; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with a short edge tear to the title page and a previous owners name penned on the front endpaper

$12.50

The Well Wrought Urn

By Cleanth Brooks

New York, New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1947. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very good/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 8 " tall, 270 pages, black title on brown cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy first edition hardcover copy with moderate shelf wear and light rubbing to the corners; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, with a previous owner's inscription on the front endpaper. Without dust jacket.

$12.50

Funk & Wagnall's Guide to Modern World Literature

By Martin Seymour-Smith

New York, New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1973. Third printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very good +/very good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xxi + 1206 pages, blue cloth. A very good plus, clean, neat hard cover with little shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper very slightly yellowed. In a very good, lightly edge worn dust jacket.

$16.50

Famous First Facts: a record of first happenings, discoveries and inventions in the United States

By Joseph Nathan Kane

New York, New York: H. W. Wilson, 1933. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -/Without Dustjacket. Octavo, 7 7/8" tall, 757 pages, gilt spine titles, black cloth. A very good minus, sound copy over all with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, spine cloth slightly fraying at top and bottom edgeswith fore-corner tips through to boards; light soiling to the cover cloth, spine slightly canted; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket.

$16.50

A.L.A. Cataloging Rules for Author and Title Entries

By Clara Beetle(edited)

Chicago, Illinois: American Library Association, 1949. Second edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very good/Without dust jacket. Quarto 10" tall, xxi + 266 pages, red cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover over all with light shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding tight, paper white with slight soiking at the fore-edges. Wiuthout dust jacket (if issues).

$9.50

A Dictionary of True Etymologies

By Adrian Room

London, England: Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP), 1986. Second printing. Hardcover. Very good +/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, vi + 193 pages. A very good, generally clean, sturdy hard cover edition with light shelf wear and slight exterior soiling, hinges and binding tight, paper white. But dust jacket.

$9.50

Binding and Repairing Books by Hand
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Binding and Repairing Books by Hand

By David Muir

New York, New York: Arco Publishing, 1978. Early Printing. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/very good. Quarto, 10" tall, 120 pages, maroon boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, in a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with an edge tear.

$9.50

Leo Rosten's Treasury of Jewish Quotations

By Leo Rosten

New York, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Very good +/very good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xi + 716 pages, black and red cloth. A very god plus, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white. In a very good, edge worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$16.50

All Music Guide: the best CD's, albums & tapes: the experts' guide to the best releases from thousands of artists in all types of music; over 23,000 albums from 6,000 artists in 22 categories (AMG All Music Guide Series)

By Michael Erlewine et al (editors)

San Francisco, California: Miller Freeman Publications, 1995. Second edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Octavo 9 1/8" tall, 1415 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, neat original soft cover with light shelf wear; binding solid, paper white

$12.50

All Music Guide to Rock: the best CD's, albums & tapes: Rock, Pop, Soul, R&B and Rap (AMG All Music Guide Series)
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All Music Guide to Rock: the best CD's, albums & tapes: Rock, Pop, Soul, R&B and Rap (AMG All Music Guide Series)

By Michael Erlewine et al (editors)

San Francisco, California: Miller Freeman Publications, 1994. Second edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Octavo 9 1/8" tall, 973 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, neat original soft cover with light shelf wear; binding solid, paper white

$9.50

The Whole Cosmep Catalog (One Time Supplement to the Directory of Little Magazine & Small Presses)

By Len Fulton, Dick Higgins, George Mattingly, Ellen Ferber, Foster Robertson, Paul Foreman

Paradise, California: Dust Books/ Cosmep--The Committee of Small Magazine Editors and Publishers, 1973. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very Good -. Folio, 14 1/4" tall, 296 pages, stiff white printed wraps. A very good -, generally, sturdy, original soft cover over all with moderate shelf wear, but some chipping at the corners and light exterior soiling, binding tight, interior clean and paper white.

$75.00

How To Write a Book Proposal: Writer's Basic Bookshelf
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How To Write a Book Proposal: Writer's Basic Bookshelf

By Michael Larsen

Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books, 1985. Second printing. Hardcover--paper over boards. Fine/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 113 pages, illustrated boards. A fine, clean hardcover first edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, with the previous owner's name on the front endpaper. Without dust jacket (iff issued).

$7.50

Collier's World Atlas and Gazetteer; A comprehensive geographical;, physical, commercial and historical presentation of the world . . .

By [Collier's Magazine--P.F. Collier Publishing-- Rand McNally]

Chicago, Illinois: P. F. Collier & Son, 1944. Early Printing. Hardcover--cloth. Good +. Note: this atlas uses Rand McNally maps from the period. Folio, 14 1/2, 336 pages with approx. 95 colored map pages, gilt titles on illustrated cloth. A good plus copy overall, covers worn through to boards at the corner tips, back strip frayed top and bottom, cloth moderately soiled, hinges cracked but secure, internal binding solid.

$16.50

Chemical Machinery: an elementary treatise on equipment for the process indusries

By Emil Raymond Riegel

New York, New York: Reinhold Publishing, 1947. Second printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very good/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, ix + 583 pages, green cloth. A very good, clean sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear over all, some slight fraying to the back strip; interior very good, clean, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with a touch of foing to the endpapers. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

The Universal Preceptor; or, general Grammar of Arts, Sciences, and Useful Knowledge; for use in schools.

By Rev. David Blair

London, England: Sherwood, Gilbert, and Piper, 1836. Early Printing. Decorative Leather. Good. 24mo, 5 1/2" tall, Foldout map of the Earth +1v + 324 pages + 20 plates (should be 20---9 missing); gilt titles and maroon leather. A good original edition over all with significant exterior wear, spine leather chipped 1" at top and bottom edges, all cover edges rubbed, fore-corner tips through to boards, binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with light scattered foxing and a previous owner's notes on the endpapers as well as a few penciled underliners.

$19.00

The Dictionary of Received Ideas
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The Dictionary of Received Ideas

By Gustave Flaubert; translated by Geoffrey Wall; preface by Julian Barnes

London / New York: Syrens - Penguin, 1994. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very good. 24mo, 5 2/3" tall, 67 pages, stiff red wrappers. A very good, clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear but one cover corner turned, binding tight, paper white.

$25.00

Success and Happiness

By Herbert N. [Newton] Casson

New York, New York: B.C. Forbes - University Press, 1925. Second edition. Chapbook-Saddle stitch. Very Good. 32mo, 5" tall, viii + 16 pages, wire saddle stitch, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, neat sofyt cover with minor tomoderate shelf wear and rubbing, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$7.50

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