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cover of The Connoisseur and Other Stories

The Connoisseur and Other Stories

by de la Mare, Walter

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Published
1926
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$450.00

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London: W. Collins Sons & Co. Ltd., 1926. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page -"Walter de la Mare with all good wishes June 1926". Very Good, bump to fore edge of rear board, toning to end pages only, prior owner name front paste down hidden by front flap, small crease to cloth at head of spine. In… Read more
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cover of The Return

The Return

by de la Mare, Walter

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Published
1922
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$300.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1922. In RARE dust jacket, Near Fine, top edge lightly soiled, prior owner blindstamp front end page, in Very Good dust jacket, front flap lower corner price-clipped, spine a bit darkened and dulled, small chips at spine ends and folds. One of de la Mare's finest occult stories, a tale of Walter Lawford, who… Read more
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cover of The Union Club Mysteries

The Union Club Mysteries

by Asimov, Isaac

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385188067
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$150.00

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New York: Doubleday & Co., 1983. Fine in a Very Good dust jacket, old tape mend bottom edge of spine, rear panel uniformly toned, light wear at edges. 30 mystery short stories not previously collected in a book. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of Greenwitch

Greenwitch

by Cooper, Susan

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First British Edition
ISBN
9780701150488
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$250.00

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1974. The third book in the Dark Is Rising series. Uncommon in the 1st British edition. Near Fine, tiny top corner bump, prior owner name and address hidden by front flap, 4 dates in ink rear and page. In a Near Fine dust jacket, small crease top corner front panel. . First British Edition. Cloth. Near… Read more
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cover of The Dunwich Horrors and Others

The Dunwich Horrors and Others

by Lovecraft, H. P.; Selected and with an Introduction By August Derleth

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Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Later Printing
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$150.00

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Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1963. Later printing, copyright and title page dates of 1963, $7.50 price front flap. Near Fine, prior owner discrete blindstamp front end page, in Near Fine dust jacket, slight rubbing at fore edges, 2 tiny closed tears at head of spine. . Later Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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cover of Casebook of the Black Widowers

Casebook of the Black Widowers

by Asimov, Isaac

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385157049
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$300.00

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New York: Doubleday, 1980. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at title page in year of publication -"To Frank Hoffmann best wishes Isaac Asimov Jan. '80" , Near Fine, tiny rubs at corners and spine ends, in Near Fine dust jacket, light wear at edges. A Doubleday Crime Club selection. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near… Read more
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cover of The War Against the Rull (Association Copy)

The War Against the Rull (Association Copy)

by Van Vogt, A. E.

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Published
1959
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$350.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1959. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at title page -"For Stuart Wells, Fred Pohl thinks I should do a sequel. A. E. Van Vogt". Association Copy, Stuart Wells was the author of the 1978 Purple Unicorn Books publication "The Science Fiction and Heroic Fantasy Author Index". Near Fine, pages uniformly browning, front hinge just… Read more
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cover of Five Against Venus

Five Against Venus

by Latham, Philip (pseudonym of Robert Shirley Richardson)

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Published
1952
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$650.00

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Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Company , 1952. SIGNED BY AUTHOR at copyright page - "Robert S. Richardson". Illustrated end papers by Alex Schomburg; dust jacket art by Virgil Finlay. Indiana author and astronomer Robert Shirley Richardson's (1902 - 1981) first novel , written under the pen name Philip Latham. RARE SIGNED BY AUTHOR, no other signed… Read more
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cover of CODGERSPACE (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

CODGERSPACE (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

by Foster, Alan Dean

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$50.00

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New York: Ace Books, 1992. SCARCE Publisher's promotional poster, 22" h x 17"w, featuring whimsical sci-fi scene from front cover of book. Near Fine, bottom corner crease, faint creases. Well suited for framing, will be shipped loosely rolled in sturdy mailing tube. . First Printing. Poster. Near Fine. 22" h x 17"w.
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cover of DRACULA (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

DRACULA (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

by Stoker, Bram; Illustrated by Greg Hildebrandt

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$150.00

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Parsippany, NJ: The Unicorn Publishing House, Inc., 1985. SCARCE publisher's promotional poster for the 1985 illustrated edition, SIGNED BY ARTIST Greg Hildebrandt in red marker. Near Fine, faint creases. Well suited for framing, will be shipped loosely rolled in sturdy mailing tube. . SIGNED BY ARTIST. First Printing. Postcard. Near Fine. 20" h x 16"w.
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cover of Everyday Mechanics , August, September, and November, 1930

Everyday Mechanics , August, September, and November, 1930

by Gernsback, Hugo, Editor

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Published
1930
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$800.00

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Chicago: Everyday Mechanics Publications, Inc. , 1930. SCARCE> Three issues from Vol. 2, Nos. 5, 6. and 8, including the November issue featuring a space ship on the front cover and article on space flight by Hugo Gernsback, the "Father of the Pulp". Near Fine. some light soiling to covers. Everyday Mechanics was published by Gernsback starting in 1929 and… Read more
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cover of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi; The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi; The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

by LucasFilms Ltd.; Music Composed and Conducted by John Williams

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1983
Condition
Fine, as Issued
Edition
First Printing
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$150.00

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New York: Polygram Records , 1983. Includes full color collector's photo supplement. Fine, as Issued, unopened in original shrinkwrap, and SCARCE THUS. The score was recorded at the Abbey Road Studios in January and February 1983, and performed by the London Symphony Orchestra . First Printing. Record Album. Fine, as Issued. 12 3/8" x 12 3/8".
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cover of Alraune. Die Geschichte eines lebenden Wesens.

Alraune. Die Geschichte eines lebenden Wesens.

by Ewers, Hanns Heinz

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Published
1911
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Eighteenth Edition
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$1,000.00

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Munchen: Georg Müller, 1911. Achtzehnte Auflage (18th edition) stated at half-title page SCARCE in any early German edition. In original mustard decorative cloth, Art Deco geometrical decorative end papers, double illustrated title page, 460 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates, ribbon marker. text in German. Very Good Plus, small tear to cloth at spine, light soiling to boards. From… Read more
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cover of In the Land of the Living Dead. An Occult Story

In the Land of the Living Dead. An Occult Story

by Tucker, Prentiss

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Published
1921
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Oceanside, California: The Rosicrucian Fellowship/ London : L.M. Fowler & Co, 1921. 168, [16] p. (last 2 p. blank). Very Good Plus, gilt at spine a bit dulled, small rubs to cloth at corners, prior owner name front paste down. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of Progress Reports Numbers 1 and 3 for BAYCON, 26th World Science Fiction Convention, 1968

Progress Reports Numbers 1 and 3 for BAYCON, 26th World Science Fiction Convention, 1968

by Johnny Chambers, Vaughan Bode, Illustrators

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Published
1967
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$150.00

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Berkeley: Bill Donaho, 1967. Progress Report 1, September 1967, illustrations by Johnny Chambers, 8 unnumbered pages in stapled illustrated wrappers. Mostly containing the schedule for the upcoming convention. With Anthony Boucher listed as Toastmaster and Parliamentarian, significant because inside rear cover of Progress Report 3 contains memorial tribute to Boucher. Progress Report 3, June 1968, cover illustrations by Vaughan Bode,… Read more
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cover of The Journal of Science Fiction, Volume 1, Number 4, 1953

The Journal of Science Fiction, Volume 1, Number 4, 1953

by Freudenthal, Charles and Wood, Edward (Editors)

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Published
1953
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Printing
Item Price
$100.00

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Chicago: Charles Freudenthal and Edward Wood , 1953. SCARCE. The fourth and last issue of "The Journal of Science Fiction", the four numberes published 1951-1953.. Articles by Hugo Gernsback and Robert Bloch, and many photographs of the Tenth Anniversary World Science Fiction Convention held in Chicago. Also includes 1952 Magazine Index by Edward Wood, featuring detailed index for 33 different… Read more
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cover of Interplanetary News Digest, Volume II, Number 1, 1954

Interplanetary News Digest, Volume II, Number 1, 1954

by Johnston, Genevieve (Editor)

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Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
Item Price
$85.00

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Los Angeles: New Age Publishing Company, 1954. SCARCE in collectible condition, Near Fine, wrappers lightly rubbed. New Age journal devoted mainly to UFOs and alien life forms. . First Printing. Pictorial Stapled Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of Rhodomagnetic Digest, Volume 5, Number 1, Whole Number 22, July '62

Rhodomagnetic Digest, Volume 5, Number 1, Whole Number 22, July '62

by Halevy, Al (Editor)

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Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$75.00

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Palo Alto, Ca: The Little Men's Press, 1962. Near Fine, tiny corner crease. First Printing of of the "revitalized" Rhodomagnetic Digest under the editorship of Al Halevy after a ten year hiatus. Originally published 1949-1952 with Don Fabun as editor. Feature article in this number "Japanese Myths Recollected at Leisure" by Dana Warren includes an original silkscreen print by artist… Read more
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cover of Xenophile ( 26 Issues, Dec. 1974- Mar., 1978)

Xenophile ( 26 Issues, Dec. 1974- Mar., 1978)

by Edited by Nils Hardin

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
Item Price
$250.00

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St. Louis, MO: Nils Hardin, 1974. A run of 26 issues published Dec. 1974- Mar., 1978. Nos, 9, 11, 13-21, 24-33, and 35-38, with a duplicate copy of issue No.30, the 3rd Anniversary Issue. Many with Frank Hamilton cover art. This run includes the Ray Bradbury and H.P. Lovecraft Issues, the latter (No.19) with the RARE Arkham House… Read more
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cover of The Life and Adventures of Peter Wilkins

The Life and Adventures of Peter Wilkins

by Paltock, Robert

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Published
1884
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
Item Price
$250.00

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London: Reeves and Turner, 1884. First Edition Thus, with Preface by A.H. Bullen. Two volumes in contemporary half morocco and marbled boards, raised bands, gilt, top edge gilt, marbled end papers, the small bookplate of Herbert M. Allen, Cambridge front paste downs. Near Fine, light rubs at corners and raised bands. Paltock's classic imaginary voyage, originally published in 1751, … Read more
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