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cover of Lapsing Into a Comma: A Curmudgeon's Guide to the Many Things That Can go Wrong in Print - And How to Avoid Them

Lapsing Into a Comma: A Curmudgeon's Guide to the Many Things That Can go Wrong in Print - And How to Avoid Them

by Walsh, Bill

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Published
2000
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Very Good
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First American Edition - First Printing
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9780965161350
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Chicago: Contemporary Books, 2000. This is a very nice copy and a great style guide, liberally sprinkled with humour. Interiors are unmarked; only light wear to the cover.. First American Edition - First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Dan Krovatin - Cover Illustration . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of Zen in the Art of Writing: Essays on Creativity

Zen in the Art of Writing: Essays on Creativity

by Bradbury, Ray

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Published
1989
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Very Good
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First Printing
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9781877741012
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Santa Barbara, California: Capra Press, 1989. This is a very nice copy with nine essays on writing by the master. Interiors are unmarked and covers ony show a modicum of wear. Would make a nice gift for the writer in your life.. First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of On Writing Horror: Revised Edition

On Writing Horror: Revised Edition

by Castle, Mort - Editor

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Published
2011
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Very Good
Edition
5th Revised Edition
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9781582974200
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Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books , 2011. This is a gently read copy and a very good style guide for anyone wanting into the horror-writing world. Interiors are unmarked and the covers show just a modicum of wear,. 5th Revised Edition . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Claudia Wheeler - Design . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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cover of Steering the Craft

Steering the Craft

by Le Guin, Ursula K.

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Published
1998
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6th Printing
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Portland, OR: The Eighth Mountain Press , 1998. This is a very nice copy and a great addition to any writers' library. Very, very well written, as you would expect. This copy has only been gently read and shows hardly any wear. Would make a great gift. . 6th Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Marcia Barrentine -… Read more
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cover of Storyteller

Storyteller

by Wilhelm, Kate

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Published
2005
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As New
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2nd Paperback Printing
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9781931520164
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Northampton, MA: Small Beer Press, 2005. Subtitled, Writing Lessons and More From 27 Years of the Clarion Writer's Workshop. This is a beautiful, unmarked copy and worthy of any writer in your life.. 2nd Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of The Specific Writer

The Specific Writer

by Scott, Robert Ian

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Published
1985
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Good
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First Printing
ISBN
9780458973408
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Canada: Methuen Publications, 1985. This a nice copy with lightly tanned interiors and genltly worn covers. A must for anyone looking to write clearly and concisely.. First Printing. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of The Complete Book of Science Fiction and Fantasy Lists

The Complete Book of Science Fiction and Fantasy Lists

by Jakubowski, Maxim; Edwards, Malcolm - Editors

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Published
1983
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780586056783
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United Kingdom: Granada Publishing Limited, 1983. This is quite a fun collection of just about anything that you could wonder about concerning Fantasy and Science Fiction writing. There is highlighting and check marks in ink to the interiors but nothing too much. Light wear to the soft cover wraps and a mild crease to the spine. A solid copy full… Read more
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cover of Selections from the Donald Wandrei Library

Selections from the Donald Wandrei Library

by Pepper, James - Editor

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Published
1988
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Good
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First Edition
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Santa Barbara, California: Rulon-Miller Books , 1988. What a library...one can only dream! Mr. Wandrei was the co-founder of Arkham House as well as being a very fine writer in his own right. This copy shows some wear and age-toning. Creasing to the covers. 358 books listed.. First Edition. Pamphlet. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by John Schlesinger - Cover Illusration .… Read more
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cover of Book and Magazine Collector No. 80 - November 1990

Book and Magazine Collector No. 80 - November 1990

by Dean, John - Editor

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Published
1990
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Good
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First Edition
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London: Book and Magazine Collector , 1990. This issue dealt with, among many other things, collecting Astounding Stories Magazine. Also this issue has a complete bibliography of Jack Kerouac. This copy is very nice with some light age-toning and minimal wear to the soft cover wraps. A nice copy full of information.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo -… Read more
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cover of The Tolkien Reader

The Tolkien Reader

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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Published
1970
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Very Good
Edition
9th Paperback Printing
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New York: Ballantine Books, 1970. A beautiful copy of this collection of stories, poems and an essay by Mr. Tolkien. Interiors are tightly bound and unmarked. Covers show light wear only and a material crease to the spine. A very nice copy with many illustrations.. 9th Paperback Printing. Vintage Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Pauline Baynes - Illustrations and… Read more
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cover of The Devil's Race-Track - Mark Twain's Great Dark Writings

The Devil's Race-Track - Mark Twain's Great Dark Writings

by Tuckey, John S. - Introduction

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
4th Paperback Printing
ISBN
9780520038936
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USA: University of California Press, 1984. A beautiful copy of this fine collection of Mr. Twain's darker writings. Interiors are unmarked. No wear to the covers. A beautiful copy.. 4th Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of Agatha Christie: The Woman and Her Mysteries

Agatha Christie: The Woman and Her Mysteries

by Gill, Gillian

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Published
1990
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Very Good
Edition
Book Club - Second Printing
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New York: The Free Press, 1990. A beautiful copy of this real-life mystery. Interiors are unmarked. Dustjacket is unclipped and mylar protected. Gift quality condition for that Agatha Christie fan.. Book Club - Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of The Science Fiction, Fantasy, Weird, Hero Magazine Checklist

The Science Fiction, Fantasy, Weird, Hero Magazine Checklist

by Wysocki, R. J.

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Published
1985
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Cleveland: The Cleveland Science Fiction Connection , 1985. Dealing with the years 1919-1984, this wonderful reference book lists over 7300 individual issues in a checklist format. Interiors are tightly bound and unmarked. Soft cover wraps show light wear only. Also lists volume and issue information on over 300 specific pulp titles. A great reference tool for anyone interested in the… Read more
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cover of Dylan Thomas in America: An Intimate Journal

Dylan Thomas in America: An Intimate Journal

by Brinnin, John Malcolm

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Published
1958
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Edition
2nd Printing
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New York: The Viking Press, 1958. Compass Books, C30. Told by the man who invited Thomas to New York for 4 readings which ultimately lead to his death in 1953. This is a very personal account by his manager and business planner. A solid copy showing only light shelfwear and mild tanning, Spine is uncreased.. 2nd Printing. Vintage Paperback. Very… Read more
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cover of Dark Valley Destiny - The Life of Robert E. Howard

Dark Valley Destiny - The Life of Robert E. Howard

by Sprague de Camp, L.; Crook de Camp, ; Griffin, Jane Whittington

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition - First Printing
ISBN
9780312940744
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New York: Bluejay Books Inc., 1983. A very nice copy of this good study of REH. Interiors are unmarked, dust jacket has light wear and age-toning. A nice copy. . First Edition - First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Kevin Eugene Johnson - Cover Art . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of The Pulps - Fifty Years of American Pop Culture

The Pulps - Fifty Years of American Pop Culture

by Goodstone, Tony - Compiler and Editor

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Published
1970
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Chelsea House , 1970. A massive coffee table book full of great stories and fine artwork from this incredible genre. Interiors are unmarked. Ther is some wear to the dustjacket, but all in all and nice copy of this visually stunning book. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Robert Anthony - Jacket Design .… Read more
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cover of A Requiem For Astounding

A Requiem For Astounding

by Rogers, Alva

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Published
1970
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Good
Edition
Second Paperback Printing
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Chicago: Advent Publishers, 1970. Perhaps a less than fond personal lookback at the the Pulp that was Astounding, etc. It certainly has all the information regarding publishers, writers and stories along with nice repros of some classic covers. The interiors are unmarked, although the publishers saw fit to underline in type any time Astounding was written and some other words… Read more
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cover of Science Fiction Magazine Story Index, 1926-1995

Science Fiction Magazine Story Index, 1926-1995

by Murray, Terry A.

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
Unstated
ISBN
9780786406913
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Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc. , 1999. A beautiful copy of this excellent reference. Information on every magazine story published from 1926 until 1995. Massive and fine.. Unstated. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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cover of The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy  - Volumes 1 & 2

The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy - Volumes 1 & 2

by Tuck, Donald H.

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Published
1974
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: Advent Publishers, 1974. A bibliographic survey of the fields of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Weird Fiction through 1968. This set of both volumes is in beautiful, unmarked condition. Extra shipping charges will apply for this massive set.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall.
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cover of BP 250 - An Annotated Bibliography of the First 250 Publications of the Borgo Press, 1975-1996

BP 250 - An Annotated Bibliography of the First 250 Publications of the Borgo Press, 1975-1996

by Reginald, Robert; Burgess, Mary A.

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Published
1996
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Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition - First Printing
ISBN
9780809512065
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San Bernardino, California: Borgo Press, 1996. Borgo Literary Guides No. 10. An impressive list of authors in the first 250 offerings from Borgo Press. Heinlein, Ellison, Aldis, etc. Don't forget the one on The Beach Boys. This copy is in gift giving quality with no issues at all. . First Paperback Edition - First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/Very Good.… Read more
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