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Lithograph Wall Chart] Structural Differential

by Korzybski, Alfred (1879-1950)

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1949
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$1,750.00

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New York: Rand McNally & Co. , 1949. RARE lithograph wall chart for the device called the "Structural Differential" which Alfred Korzybski patented in 1925 as a means to aid in visualizing the process he called "abstracting". This was to be used as a training device in general semantics, a field of study Korzybski is credited with founding. The chart… Read more
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The Journal of Science Fiction, Volume 1, Number 4, 1953

by Freudenthal, Charles and Wood, Edward (Editors)

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Printing
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$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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Interplanetary News Digest, Volume II, Number 1, 1954

by Johnston, Genevieve (Editor)

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$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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Rhodomagnetic Digest, Volume 5, Number 1, Whole Number 22, July '62

by Halevy, Al (Editor)

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Dale Steffey Books
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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The Graveyard Book

by Gaiman, Neil

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060530921
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$150.00

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New York: HarperCollins, 2008. SIGNED BY AUTHOR at title page. First Printing, with complete number row. Hugo Award winner, 2009, Newbery Prize winner 2008. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. A lovely copy. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Dark Brotherhood and Other Stories

by Lovecraft, H. P.; & Divers Hands

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1966. One of 3500 copies printed, $5.00 price front flap. Frank Utpatel cover art. Near Fine, tiny corner bump, small prior owner name front end page, in a Near Fine dust jacket, small chips at head of spine. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Dunwich Horrors and Others; The Best Supernatural Stories of H. P. Lovecraft

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

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
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$100.00

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Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1966. One of 3000 copies printed, later printing with dj price $6.50 front flap. Very Good, prior owner name front end page, cloth boards a bit rubbed, in a Very Good dust jacket, chips at spine ends and corners. . Later Printing. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Children of the Night

by Simmons, Dan

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780399137174
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$150.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1992. SIGNED BY AUTHOR at title page. First Edition, First Printing, with complete number line. Near Fine, Near Fine, small bumps at head of spine. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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1984

by Orwell, George

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1950
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition
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$200.00

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New York: A Signet Book/ New American Library, 1950. SCARCE, the first paperback printing of this literary classic. First Printing stated. Handsomely bound in late 20 c. quarter calf over cloth covered boards. Bound without the original wrappers. Near Fine, pages evenly toned. Basis for the 1956 and 1984 films. . First Paperback Edition. Quarter Calf. Near Fine/No Jacket, As… Read more
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Xenophile ( 26 Issues, Dec. 1974- Mar., 1978)

by Edited by Nils Hardin

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$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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The Life and Adventures of Peter Wilkins

by Paltock, Robert

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1884
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$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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Vikram and the Vampire: Tales of Hindu Devilry

by Adapted by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton; Edited by His Wife Isabel Burton

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1893
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Memorial Edition
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$400.00

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London: Tylston and Edwards, 1893. xxi, [iii], 243, [5], pp., 16 plates and numerous in-text illustrations by Ernest Griset. Volume V of Memorial Edition of Works of Burton. Bound in publisher's original decorated black cloth with gilt spine, top edge dyed red. Bookplate of noted bookplate collector Arthur K. Brewer front paste dowan and The Kinsey Institute for Sex… Read more
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Tales from the White Hart

by Clarke, Arthur C.; Introduction by Stephen Baxter

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
ISBN
9781905834785
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$300.00

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United Kingdom: PS Publishing, 2007. SIGNED BY AUTHOR Arthur C. Clarke and by Author of Introduction Stephen Baxter, at limitation page, #170/ 200 copies in the slipcased hardcover edition. Fine in Fine dust jacket and Fine slipcase, ribbon marker, illustrated end pages. . . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over… Read more
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The Year's Best Science Fiction: Third Annual Collection

by Gardner Dozois, Editor;

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312944865
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$200.00

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New York: Bluejay Books, 1986. Fine in Fine dust jacket. Writers include Lucius Shepard, William Gibso, Frederik Pohl, Orson Scott Card, Robert Silverberg, Joe Haldeman, Kim Stanley Robinson, and George R.R. Martin among several others. A rather uncommon collection, and especially so in lovely condition. Book appears unread. . First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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The Sorcerer's House

by Gene Wolfe; Introduction by Tim Powers

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
ISBN
9781848630734
Item Price
$450.00

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Ulverton, Cumbria, England: PS Publishing, 2010. Deluxe Traycased Limited Edition, #179/200 copies SIGNED BY GENE WOLFE AND TIM POWERS at Limitation Page. Fine in Fine dust jacket and Fine publisher's custom clamshell case. There was also an edition of 300 copies signed only by Wolfe. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Decorative Paper Covered Board.… Read more
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Rick Brant's Science Projects

by Blaine, John

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1960
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$350.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1960. Near Fine, tiny bump at head of spine, in a Near Fine dust jacket, light edge wear. Jacket priced at $1.95. A quite attractive copy, and SCARCE Thus. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Les Origines

by Rosny, J. H. ( pseudonym of Joseph Henri Honoré Boex)

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1895
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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Paris: Librairie L. Borel, 1895. "Collection Papyrus". L'E´volution des Lettres et des Arts. Illustrations by Calbet, Mittis and Picard. Bound in contemporary crushed black morocco, gilt lettering with five raised bands back, front cover with two pterodactyls under the sun in gilt, marbled end papers, ornate inner gilt dentelles, top edge gilt. Near Fine, small rubs to morocco at head… Read more
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Postscripts #22/23 - The Company He Keeps

by Peter Crowther; Nick Gevers

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
ISBN
9781848630505
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$175.00

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East Yorkshire, England : PS Publishing, 2010. SIGNED BY AUTHORS, all 31 of them, on 5 leaves tipped in at front Special signed edition limited to 200 numbered copies, this copy left unnumbered. Fine in Fine dust jacket, in Near Fine publishers clamshell case, two tiny corner bumps. Illustrations by Mark Geyer and Jill Bauman.. SIGNED … Read more
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In the Beginning: Tales from the Pulp Era

by Silverberg, Robert

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
ISBN
9781596060432
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$150.00

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Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, 2006. # 804 of 1000 numbered copies SIGNED BY AUTHOR Robert Silverberg. Near Fine, small spots fore and bottom edges, soiling at gutter front board, 1" dia. spot rear board, in Fine dust jacket. Collects 16 of Silverberg's stories published between 1950-1959. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Cloth. Near… Read more
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Cryptonomicon

by Stephenson, Neal

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
ISBN
9781596064331
Item Price
$450.00

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Flint, MI: Subterranean Press, 2012. Of an edition of 500 numbered copies and 26 lettered copies, this is copy #422 SIGNED BY AUTHOR at Limitation Page. Fine in Fine dust jacket. Dust jacket design by Patrick Arrasmith, interior design by Desert Isle Design, LLC. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. Thick 8vo.… Read more
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