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THE DEVIL'S MANTLE

Packard, Frank L.

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New York: George H. Doran Company, [1927].. Octavo, original red cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black. First edition. Small scuff mark to front cover, a very good copy in very good dust jacket with long closed tear and associated crease to upper front panel, two small closed tears to rear panel, and light chipping to spine ends. (#126027)

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DON'T RELY ON GEMINI

Packer, Vin

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London: Macmillan, 1970.. Octavo, boards. First British hardcover edition. A fine copy in near fine dust jacket with a sticker stain to front flap and clipped price. (#125716).

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MUTANT

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Gnome Press, Inc. Publishers, [1953].. Octavo, boards. First edition. "A conjoining of five well-written but repetitive stories about the "Baldies" -- after the Bomb telepaths who can never decide whether to integrate with or annihilate normal humans." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 247. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-618. Boards spotted, front endpapers spotted, else a very good copy in very good dust jacket with internal spotting and spotting to front flap. Outwardly, a very attractive copy. (#157797)

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STRAWGIRL

Padgett, Abigail

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New York: The Mysterious Press, 1994.. Octavo, hardcover. First edition. The author's second novel. Remainder mark, a fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#84555)

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TOMORROW AND TOMORROW AND THE FAIRY CHESSMEN ..

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Gnome Press, Inc. Publishers, [1951].. Octavo, boards. First edition. Collects two short novels first published in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION as two-part serials in January-February 1947 and January-February 1946 respectively. "... Kuttner's reputation rests primarily on the literate and sophisticated stories he and Moore wrote for John W. Campbell's ASTOUNDING STORIES during the 1940s ..." - Gunn (ed), The New Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, p. 261. "During the period between 1942 and 1947, Kuttner and Moore contributed forty-one stories to ASTOUNDING -- forty-eight by 1955 -- including three two-part serials and one three-part serial. The significance of their contribution, however, lies not in the quantity nor the continuation of the thrust of Campbell's new ideas about science fiction through difficult years, although these factors are meaningful. They were one (of two or four) of the finest writers to marry magazine science fiction to literary form, to do it suffi ... Read more

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A GNOME THERE WAS AND OTHER TALES OF SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1950.. Octavo, boards. First edition. Kuttner and Moore's first collection of short fiction. Collects eleven short stories, including several classics: "The Twonky" and "Mimsy Were the Borogroves." All but two stories are reprinted from 1940s issues of ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION and UNKNOWN where Kuttner was a major star of the time under his own name and as "Lewis Padgett," often in collaboration with his wife, C. L. Moore. A major collection of 1940s fantastic fiction. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1273. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with touch of wear at spine ends and corner tips. (#73872)

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TOMORROW AND TOMORROW AND THE FAIRY CHESSMEN ..

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Gnome Press, Inc. Publishers, [1951].. Octavo, boards. First edition. Collects two short novels first published in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION as two-part serials in January-February 1947 and January-February 1946 respectively. "... Kuttner's reputation rests primarily on the literate and sophisticated stories he and Moore wrote for John W. Campbell's ASTOUNDING STORIES during the 1940s ..." - Gunn (ed), The New Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, p. 261. "During the period between 1942 and 1947, Kuttner and Moore contributed forty-one stories to ASTOUNDING -- forty-eight by 1955 -- including three two-part serials and one three-part serial. The significance of their contribution, however, lies not in the quantity nor the continuation of the thrust of Campbell's new ideas about science fiction through difficult years, although these factors are meaningful. They were one (of two or four) of the finest writers to marry magazine science fiction to literary form, to do it suffi ... Read more

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CHILD OF SILENCE

Padgett, Abigail

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New York: The Mysterious Press, 1993.. Octavo, hardcover. First edition. The author's first novel. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#84554)

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THE BRASS RING

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and C[atherine] L[ucille] Moore)

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New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, [1946].. Octavo, boards. First edition. Some light rubbing to edges of boards, offsetting to endpapers, text pages age-darkened, a very good copy in very good dust jacket with some rubbing to edges and along folds, small chips from upper right front corner and upper left front corner, and some light foxing. Uncommon. (#126614)

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THE DAY HE DIED

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and C[atherine] L[ucille] Moore)

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New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, [1947].. Octavo, boards. First edition. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with touch of rubbing to lower spine end and small closed tear at bottom rear spine fold. (#126613)

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TOMORROW AND TOMORROW AND THE FAIRY CHESSMEN ..

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Gnome Press, Inc. Publishers, [1951].. Octavo, boards. First edition. Collects two short novels first published in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION as two-part serials in January-February 1947 and January-February 1946 respectively. "... Kuttner's reputation rests primarily on the literate and sophisticated stories he and Moore wrote for John W. Campbell's ASTOUNDING STORIES during the 1940s ..." - Gunn (ed), The New Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, p. 261. "During the period between 1942 and 1947, Kuttner and Moore contributed forty-one stories to ASTOUNDING -- forty-eight by 1955 -- including three two-part serials and one three-part serial. The significance of their contribution, however, lies not in the quantity nor the continuation of the thrust of Campbell's new ideas about science fiction through difficult years, although these factors are meaningful. They were one (of two or four) of the finest writers to marry magazine science fiction to literary form, to do it suffi ... Read more

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ROBOTS HAVE NO TAILS

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Gnome Press Inc., [1952].. Octavo, boards. First edition. A collection of five linked stories featuring Gallegher, an alcoholic inventor, first published in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION in the 1940s. "Amusing adventures of Gallegher, who is capable of inventing fantastic devices only when he is drunk. He has a robot sidekick. All very silly, but they were regarded as among the best humorous SF of their day." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 309. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-245. Private owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with a little dust soiling to yellow background ink. A very nice copy. (#138541)

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MUTANT

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Gnome Press, Inc. Publishers, [1953].. Octavo, boards. First edition. "A conjoining of five well-written but repetitive stories about the "Baldies" -- after the Bomb telepaths who can never decide whether to integrate with or annihilate normal humans." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 247. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-618. Mild rubbing to boards at spine ends, else a fine copy in fine dust jacket. A nice copy. (#141333)

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MUTANT

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Gnome Press, Inc. Publishers, [1953].. Octavo, boards. First edition. "A conjoining of five well-written but repetitive stories about the "Baldies" -- after the Bomb telepaths who can never decide whether to integrate with or annihilate normal humans." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 247. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-618. A fine copy in bright, very good or better dust jacket with rubbing at spine ends and dust soiling to rear panel. (#150164)

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LINE TO TOMORROW

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Bantam Books, [1954].. Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Bantam Books 1251. Collects seven stories. A fine "as new" copy. (#88138)

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TOMORROW AND TOMORROW AND THE FAIRY CHESSMEN ..

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Gnome Press, Inc. Publishers, [1951].. Octavo, boards. First edition. Collects two short novels first published in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION as two-part serials in January-February 1947 and January-February 1946 respectively. "... Kuttner's reputation rests primarily on the literate and sophisticated stories he and Moore wrote for John W. Campbell's ASTOUNDING STORIES during the 1940s ..." - Gunn (ed), The New Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, p. 261. "During the period between 1942 and 1947, Kuttner and Moore contributed forty-one stories to ASTOUNDING -- forty-eight by 1955 -- including three two-part serials and one three-part serial. The significance of their contribution, however, lies not in the quantity nor the continuation of the thrust of Campbell's new ideas about science fiction through difficult years, although these factors are meaningful. They were one (of two or four) of the finest writers to marry magazine science fiction to literary form, to do it suffi ... Read more

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A GNOME THERE WAS AND OTHER TALES OF SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1950.. Octavo, boards. First edition. Kuttner and Moore's first collection of short fiction. Collects eleven short stories, including several classics: "The Twonky" and "Mimsy Were the Borogroves." All but two stories are reprinted from 1940s issues of ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION and UNKNOWN where Kuttner was a major star of the time under his own name and as "Lewis Padgett," often in collaboration with his wife, C. L. Moore. A major collection of 1940s fantastic fiction. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1273. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with small closed tear at head of spine panel and touch of wear at head and tail of spine panel and corner tips. An attractive copy in a fresh, bright jacket(#74530)

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LINE TO TOMORROW

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Bantam Books, [1954].. Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Bantam Books 1251. Collects seven stories. Hint of dust soiling to rear cover, else a fine copy. (#94532)

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TOMORROW AND TOMORROW AND THE FAIRY CHESSMEN ..

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Gnome Press, Inc. Publishers, [1951].. Octavo, boards. First edition. Collects two short novels first published in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION as two-part serials in January-February 1947 and January-February 1946 respectively. "... Kuttner's reputation rests primarily on the literate and sophisticated stories he and Moore wrote for John W. Campbell's ASTOUNDING STORIES during the 1940s ..." - Gunn (ed), The New Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, p. 261. "During the period between 1942 and 1947, Kuttner and Moore contributed forty-one stories to ASTOUNDING -- forty-eight by 1955 -- including three two-part serials and one three-part serial. The significance of their contribution, however, lies not in the quantity nor the continuation of the thrust of Campbell's new ideas about science fiction through difficult years, although these factors are meaningful. They were one (of two or four) of the finest writers to marry magazine science fiction to literary form, to do it suffi ... Read more

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ROBOTS HAVE NO TAILS

Padgett, Lewis (pseudonym of Henry Kuttner and Catherine Lucile Moore)

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New York: Gnome Press Inc., [1952].. Octavo, boards. First edition. A collection of five linked stories featuring Gallegher, an alcoholic inventor, first published in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION in the 1940s. "Amusing adventures of Gallegher, who is capable of inventing fantastic devices only when he is drunk. He has a robot sidekick. All very silly, but they were regarded as among the best humorous SF of their day." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 309. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-245. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. A sharp copy. Superior condition for this book. (#154898)

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