Lonely Vigils

by Wellman, Manly Wade

Lonely Vigils is a collection of fantasy, horror and mystery short stories by author Manly Wade Wellman. It was released in 1981 by Carcosa in an edition of 1,548 copies, of which the 566 pre-ordered copies were signed by the author and artist. The stories feature Wellman's supernatural detective characters, Judge Keith, Hilary Pursuivant, Professor Nathan Enderby, and John Thunstone. The story "Vigil" first appeared in the magazine Strange Stories.

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LONELY VIGILS

by Wellman, Manly Wade

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Robert Gavora, Fine and Rare Books
Published
1981
Edition
First edition, first printing
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$185.00

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Chapel Hill, NC: Carcosa, 1981 One of 566 copies of the subscriber's issue with label signed by Wellman and the illustrator, George Evans, affixed to front endpaper. Chalker & Owings: The Science-Fantasy Publishers, pg 87. Collects 20 stories, most from Weird Tales, with 28 illustrations. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.. Signed. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Illus. by… Read more
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LONELY VIGILS

by Wellman, Manly Wade

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William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB
Published
1981
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$150.00

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Chapel Hill, NC: Carcosa, 1981. Large octavo. Cloth. Illustrations. About fine in dust jacket. First edition. One of the copies for an original subscriber, with a bookplate signed by Wellman, and by the artist, George Evans. The entire edition consisted of ca. 1500 copies. Collects twenty occult detective stories, most first published in WEIRD TALES between 1938 and 1951.
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LONELY VIGILS

by Wellman, Manly Wade

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John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1981
Condition
A fine copy in a fine dust jacket with a few light rubs. (24600)
Edition
First edition
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Carcosa, 1981. First edition. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket with a few light rubs. (24600). Octavo, cloth. Subscriber's copy with illustrated sheet signed by Wellman and artist George Evans affixed to front free endpaper. Collects twenty occult detective stories featuring Judge Pursuivant or John Thunstone, one featuring Professor Enderby,… Read more
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Lonely Vigils

by Wellman, Manly Wade

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Berkshire Books
Published
1981
Condition
F/F
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780913796030
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$150.00

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Chapel Hill, N.C.: Carcosa. F/F. 1981. 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0913796034 . Just the slightest hint of dust to top and bottom of page block, and very minor wear to dustjacket at corners, else a beautiful copy; One of approximately 1500 copies. Limited edition with signed bookplate on ffep. Dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Fine in Near… Read more
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Lonely Vigils

by Manly Wade Wellman

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Crooked Tree Books
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780913796030
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$100.00

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Chapel Hill, NC: Carcosa, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. George Evans. Chapel Hill, NC: Carcosa, 1981. Book has faint bump down spine, light soiling & minor shelfwear, dj has small tears & chips, scuffing, rubbing, creasing & shelfwear.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by George Evans. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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LONELY VIGILS

by Wellman, Manly Wade

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Revaluation Books
Published
2020
Condition
New
ISBN
9781946808172
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$38.49

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Shadowridge Press, 2020. Paperback. New. 504 pages. 10.00x7.00x1.26 inches.
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