Books For Sale - May 2020
Lynn Abbey Thieves World: Turning Points Tor 2002 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and board and page edges faintly damp-marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 5.00 Introduction and afterword by the Editor and stories by Mickey Zucker Reichert; Andrew Offutt; Diana L. Paxson; Selina Rosen; Dennis L. McKiernan; Robin Wayne Bailey; Jody Lynn Nye; Lynn Abbey; Jeff Grubb and Raymond E. Feist
Jack Adrian Strange Tales From The Strand Magazine Oxford University Press 1991 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges slightly marked and age-darkened else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket with the ends of the front flaps little worn and the price removed 7.50 Foreword by Julian Symons. 29 stories by Graeme Greene; J. B. Harris-Burland; Hugh Walpole; Rina Ramsay; F. Tennyson Jesse; Beverley Nichols; W. W. Jacobs; Sapper; W. L. George; B. L. Jacot; D. H. Lawrence; Villiers de L'Isle Adam; L. T. Meade; H. Greenbough Smith; Ianthe Jerrold; C. J. Cutcliffe Hyne and ten others
Brian Wilson Aldiss Introducing SF a Science Fiction Anthology Faber 1964 First Edition First Printing Bruised and lightly worn at top and base of spine, label glue residue on front fixed end paper and page edges foxed, marked and lightly browned - ? Good book in slightly worn, creased and marked Dust Jacket. 7.50 Introduction; Algis Budrys' The Edge of the Sea; Arthur C. Clarke's Trouble With Time; William Tenn's Time in Advance; Fredric Brown's Arena; Brian W. Aldiss' Gesture of Farewell; Isaac Asimov's Immortal Bard; P. Schuyler Miller's The Cave; Arthur Sellings' A Start in Life; Gerald W. Page's The Happy Man, 3 others, Glossary, Recommended Reading & Acknowledgements
Rik Alexander (Peter Haining) The Unexplained Stories of the Paranormal Orion 1998 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a tiny nick of the edge of the rear fold With Publisher's Promotion Sheet 10.00 Supernatural Mysteries, Psychic Phenomena, Alien Encounters, Time Warps & Urban Legends by Richard Laymon; Nigel Kneale; Ramsey Campbell; David S. Schow; Graham Masterton; Olaf Stapledon; Harry Bates; C. J. Cherryh; J. G. Ballard; Gerald Kersh; Robert A. Heinlein; Theodore Sturgeon and 8 others...
Scott David Aniolowski Return To Lovecraft Country Triad Entertainments 1997 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Slightly rubbed at top and base of spine else Fine book 7.50 15 stories by Donald R. Burleson; Don D'Amassa; Peter Cannon; Fred Behrendt; Richard A. Lupoff; Mollie R. Burleson; Benjamine Adams; James Robert Smith; C. J. Henderson; Gary Sumpter; Robert M. Price; J. Todd Kingrea; T. E. D. Kline; Thomas Ligotti and Lin Carter
Anonymous The Write Fantastic Self-published 2007 First Edition First Printing Fine card-covered centre-stapled A5 booklet 5.00 Sampler booklet containing excerpts from Sarah Ash's Lord of Snow and Shadows The Tears of Artamon Book I; Chaz Brenchley's Bridge of Dreams Volume One Water by the River; Mark Chadbourne's Jack of Ravens Volume One The Kingdom of the Serpent, with Juliet E. McKenna, Stan Nicholls and Jessica Rydill
Anonymous TOR For Reading That's Out Of This World Tor (UK) 2010 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Centre-stapled booklet, slightly torn at top and base of spine (as issued) 10.00 Peter F. Hamilton's The Evolutionary Void (Excerpt); R. J. Frith's The Nemesis List (Excerpt); Adrian Tchaikovsky's The Sea Watch (Signed); Mark Charan Newton's City of Ruin (Excerpt); Tony Ballantyne's Blood and Iron (Excerpt); China Mieville's Embassy Town (Original)
Denys Val Baker Phantom Lovers Kimber 1984 First Edition First Printing (Library binding - Maroon Leather-look boards, with front and rear end-paper hinge reinforcements) Around 1 mm at top/base of spine faded, and spine base lightly bumped, top page edges faintly marked and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, slightly worn at the base of the rear fold and a small fingernail tear at the edge of t 7.50 With stories by A. L. Baker, Ronald Blythe, R. Chetwynd-Hayes, Washington Irving, James Lasdun, Maggie Ross, Derek Stanford, Rosemary Timperley, J. C. Trewin, James Turner, Fred Urquhart, Denys Val Baker, Rosalind Wade and Mary Williams
Ben Bova Analog 9 Dobson 1977 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and top page edges a little foxed else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket 5.00 Introduction; Barbara Paul's Answer ''Affirmative'' or ''Negative''; Frederik Pohl's The Gold At the Starbow's End; Keith Laumer's The Plague; Katherine MacLean's The Missing Man; Howard L. Myers' Out, Wit! and Joe W. Haldeman's Hero
Terry Carr Universe 4 Dobson 1977 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and top page edges lightly foxed else Fine book in slightly browned Dust Jacket, with the price removed 4.00 Jack Vance's Assault on a City; Robert Silverberg's A Sea of Faces; R. A. Lafferty's And Read the Flesh Between The Lines; Howard Waldrop's My Sweet Lady Jo; Ron Goulart's Stungun Slim; Pamela Sargent's Desert Places; Gordon Eklund and Gregory Benford's If The Stars Are Gods and Alexei Panshin's When the Vertical World Becomes Horizontal
Terry Carr Universe 7 Dobson 1977 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in lightly browned Dust Jacket with a short (ca. 12 mm) tear at the top edge of the front panel and spine panel red lettering slightly faded 5.00 Fritz Leiber's A Rite of Spring; Brian W. Aldiss' My Lady of the Psychiatric Sorrows; Julian Reid's Probability Storm; Robert Chilson's People Reviews; George Alec Effinger's Ibid.; Gene Wolfe's The Marvelous Chessplaying Automaton; R. A. Lafferty's Brain Fever Season and Carter Scholz' The Ninth Symphony of Ludwig van Beethoven and Other Lost Songs.
Lin Carter The Xothic Legend Cycle The Complete Mythos Fiction of Lin Carter Chaosium 1997 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Slightly bumped at top of spine else Fine book 15.00 Introduction by the Editor; Twelve Tales by Lin Carter, one by Lin Carter and Robert M. Price, one by Lin Carter and H. P. Lovecraft and one by Robert M. Price.
Richard Dalby Chillers for Christmas Michael O'Mara 1995 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, corners bruised and short material split at the top of the spine and page edges browned else Fine book in laminated boards (as issued) and slightly creased Dust Jacket with a couple of tiny spots of erosion 5.00 Rudyard Kipling's The Strange Ride of Morrowbie Jukes; Frank Cowper's Christmas Eve on the Haunted Hulk; Amelia B. Edwards' The Guard Ship at the Aire; George Manville Fenn's On the Down Line; Arthur Conan Doyle's An Exciting Christmas Eve; John Collier's Back for Christmas; Sarban's A Christmas Story and five others
Mary Danby 65 Great Tales of Horror Sundial 1982 Second Impression Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 7.50 With de L'Isle Adam, de Balzac, Benson, Birkin, Bloch, Bounds, Bradbury, Brennan, Burgess, Burke, Calisher, Capote, Chetwynd-Hayes, Christie, Collier, Collins, Cook, Dahl, Danby, Dickens, Doyle, Ellin, Ellis, Ewers, Fancett, Faulkner, Forester, Gaskell, Gisbourne, Goodwin, Highsmith, and more and more...
Ellen Datlow Lethal Kisses 19 Stories Of Sex, Horror and Revenge Orion 1996 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket Signed by the Editor on the Title Page 10.00 New stories by Pat Cadigan, Michael Cadnum, Christopher Fowler, Terry Lamsley, Jonathan Lethem, Pat Murphy, Richard Christian Matheson, Joyce Carol Oates, Ruth Rendell, Michael Marshall Smith, Michael Swanwick & Jack Dann, and others
August Derleth Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos by H. P. Lovecraft and Others Arkham House 1969 First Edition First Printing (Four Thousand copies printed) Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly browned Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the top of the front fold Cover Illustration by Lee Brown Coye 100.00 The Cthulhu Mythos by August Derleth and nineteen stories by H. P. Lovecraft, Clark Ashton Smith, Robert E. Howard, Frank Belknap Long, August Derleth, Robert Bloch, Henry Kuttner, J. Vernon Shea, J. Ramsey Campbell, Brain Lumley, James Wade and Colin Wilson. With Biographical notes
Gardner Dozois The Mammoth Book of Best New Science Fiction 16th Annual Collection Robinson 2000 First Edition in the UK First Printing (Paper) Light crease to rear cover and page edges lightly browned else Fine book 10.00 Acknowledgements; Summation: 2002; Honourable Mentions: 2002 and 700 pages, 25 stories by Ian R. MacLeod; Nancy Kress; Paul J. MacAuley; Robert Reed; Charles Stross; Bruce Sterling; Ian McDonald; John Kessell; Gregory Benford; Geoff Ryman; Greg Egan; Michael Swanwick; John Meaney; Kage Baker; Walter John Williams; Alastair Reynolds and others
Roger Elwood Continuum 2 W. H. Allen 1975 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine & page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 3.50 The second in the Continuum series of four - includes story/portions by Phil Farmer, Poul Anderson, Chad Oliver, Thomas Scortia; Anne McCaffrey; Gene Wolfe; Edgar Pangborn and Gail Kimberly
Charles L. Grant Shadows Doubleday 1978 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine, bottom page edges remainder sprayed else Very Good to Near Fine book in Near Fine, spray affected, Dust Jacket 7.50 ''An innovative collection of new and original horror stories: quietly eerie tales based on entirely new mythologies of terror... The result - quietly foreboding lullabies whose after images linger... and whose demons refuse to be dismissed.''
Andrew M. Greeley Emerald Magic Great Tales of Irish Fantasy TOR 2004 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket 4.00 Introduction by the Editor. The Little People: stories by Diane Duane, Tanith Lee, Jane Yolen and Adam Stemple, Judith Tarr' Elizabeth Haydon, Charles de Lint, Ray Bradbury, Andrew M. Greeley. Literary Fantastics: stories by Jane Lindskold, Fred Saberhagen, Peter Tremayne, Celia Dart-Thornton, L. E. Modesitt Jr., Jacqueline Cary & Morgan Llywelyn
Nicola Griffith Bending the Landscape Fantasy White Wolf 1996 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges a little marked else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket 7.50 Gay & Lesbian stories by Carolyn Ives Gilman; Mark Shepherd; Mark McLaughlin; Holly Wade Matter; Mark W. Tiedemann; Ellen Kushner & Delia Sherman; Charlee Jacob; K. L. Berac; Lisa L. Silverthorne; James A. Moore; Leslie What; B. J. Thrower; Dominick Cancilla; Simon Sheppard and many others - first of the series
Peter Haining (Also as Rik Alexander, William Pattrick, Richard Peyton & Sean Richards) The Edgar Allan Poe Bedside Companion Morgue and Mystery Tales Gollancz 1980 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 10.00 Edgar Allan Poe's A Dream, The Journal of Julius Rodman and Who Is The Murderer?; Tales that Poe read and was influenced by: Anonymous' The Dead Alive, William Maginn's The Man In The Bell and Henry Glasford Bell's The Dead Daughter; A Poe influenced poem Charles D. Gardette's The Fire-Fiend and two Poe stories completed by other hands.
Peter Haining (Also as Rik Alexander, William Pattrick, Richard Peyton & Sean Richards) The Future Makers Sidgwick & Jackson 1968 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly worn, browned and rubbed Dust Jacket, with a little erosion at the top of the spine panel 10.00 ''Each of the contributions has been selected from the author's early writings, and illustrates clearly how the technique each man was striving for was taking shape... '' Aldiss, Asimov, Bradbury, Clarke, Heinlein, Leinster, Sheckley and Sturgeon
Peter Haining The Ghost Ship Stories Of The Phantom Flying Dutchman Kimber 1985 First Edition First Printing Page edges browned and marked else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket, with the price removed Jacket Illustration by Ionicus 10.00 Sir Max Pemberton's Senta; Heinrich Heine's The Memoirs of Herr von Schnabelewopski; Wilhelm Hauff's The Story of The Haunted Ship; W. Clark Russell's An Encounter with a Ghost; George Griffith's The True Fate of The Flying Dutchmanand 11 more by Joseph Conrad, William Hope Hodgson, C. J. Cutcliffe Hyne, Roger Zelazny, Jack Sharkey and others
James Hale The After Midnight Ghost Book Hutchinson 1980 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and lower corners and page edges marked - near Very Good book in slightly browned, unpriced, Dust Jacket, a little eroded at the top of the rear fold 3.00 Robert Nye's Glendower; Fay Weldon - Spirit of the House; Peter Dickinson - Mink; Peter Tinniswood - Summer, New York, 1978 - That's All; Willis Hall - The Victorian Leather Hat-Box; Giles Gordon - Mask; Graham Lord - A Child is Born at the Inn; Esme Dodderidge - The Villa Inglese; Michael Gilbert - Camford Cottage; Steve Wilson - O Keep the Cat Far Hence and more
Philip Harbottle Fantasy Booklet No 2 Summer Harbottle 1991 Fine 40 page centre-stapled A5 booklet 5.00 E. C. Tubb's An Era Ends; Norman Lazenby's Regression; L. J. Johnson's Sorcerer; Sydney J. Bounds' The News at One and John Russell Fearn's Black Outlook with Philip Harbottle's John Russell Fearn and the Creature From the Black Lagoon.
Harry Harrison Best SF: 75 The Ninth Annual Bobbs-Merrill 1976 First Edition First Printing Board edges slightly bumped and browned, top page edge stain a little faded and page edges a little marked - Very Good book in slightly worn Dust Jacket a little creased and frayed at top and base of the spine panel 4.00 Introduction by the Editor; Algis Budrys' A Scraping of the Bones; Lisa Tuttle's Changelings; Thomas Disch's The Santa Clause Compromise; Barry Malzberg's A Galaxy Called Rome; Peter Redgrove's A Twelvemonth; Richard Cowper's The Custodians; Stephen Robinett's The Linguist, M. John Harrison's Settling the World and four others
Harry Harrison The John W Campbell Memorial Anthology Sidgwick & Jackson 1974 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and bumped at base of spine, end papers lightly browned and page edges slightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 7.50 Anderson's Lodestar; Asimov's Thiotimoline To The Stars; Bester's Something Up There Likes Me; Clement's Lecture Demonstration; Cogswell & Thomas's Early Bird; De Camp's The Emperor's Fan; Dickson's Brothers; Harrison's The Mothballed Spaceship; Reynolds' Black Sheep Astray; Simak's Epilog; George O. Smith's Interlude; Sturgeon's Helix The Cat And Cogswell's Probability Zero! The Population Explosion
Douglas Hill The Devil His Due Hart-Davis 1967 First Edition First Printing Page edges slightly foxed and marked else Fine book in slightly marked and edge-worn Dust Jacket 5.00 Introduction by the Editor; John Wyndham's With a Long Spoon; Judith Merril's The Shrine of Temptation; Ramsay Wood's Samuel F. Maynard and Anthropologic Demonography; E. C. Tubb's Return Visit; Keith Roberts' The Eastern Window; Hilary Bailey's Devil of a Drummer; Thomas M. Disch & John T. Sladek's The Atheist's Bargain and Mike Moorcock's The Singing Citadel
Stephen Jones The Anthology of Horror Stories Tiger 1994 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Page edges lightly browned else Fine book in laminated boards - as issued 5.00 Stories by Clive Barker; David S. Schow; Hugh B. Cave; Dennis Etchison; Lisa Tuttle; R. Chetwynd-Hayes; Ramsey Campbell; Karl Edward Wagner; Basil Copper; Brian Lumley; Robert Bloch; David Compton; Manly Wade Wellman; Charles L. Grant; F. Paul Wilson; David A. Riley; Stephen Laws and Graham Masterton
Stephen Jones The Best of Best New Horror A Twenty-Year Celebration Robinson 2010 First Edition in the UK First Printing (Paper) A couple of light cover creases, a little edge rubbing/wear - Very Good to Near Fine book 4.00 ''... the editor has selected from each volume one story that he considers to be the 'best'... '' With an Introduction by Ramsey Campbell and an Index to Twenty Years of Best New Horror, by Contributor, by Title and Contents of Previous Omnibus Editions
Ursula K. Le Guin Nebula Award Stories 11 Gollancz 1976 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges slightly foxed else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with the spine panel background faded from brown to blue/green With Publisher's Review Slip 7.50 Introduction; Acknowledgements; Fritz Leiber's Catch That Zeppelin !; Joe Haldeman's End Game; Roger Zelazny's Home is the Hangman; P. J. Plauger's Child of All Ages; Harlan Ellison's Shatterday; Tom Reamy's San Diego Lightfoot Sue; Craig Strete's Time Deer and more
Duncan Lunan Starfield The Anthology of Science Fiction by Scottish Writers Orkney Press 1989 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket a little rubbed at the tips of the folds 5.00 ''... first-ever anthology of Scottish science fiction... wide range and rich variety... Edwin Morgan, Naomi Mitchison and Alisdair Gray... Chris Boyce, Donald Malcolm, Archie Roy, Angus McAllister - and winners and runners-up from the annual Glasgow Herald SF short story competition... ''
George R. R. Martin Songs Of The Dying Earth HarperVoyager 2009 First Edition in the UK First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket 10.00 Appreciation by Dean Koontz; Preface by Jack Vance; 22 Stories by Robert Silverberg; Matthew Hughes; Terry Dowling; Luiz Williams; Mike Resnick; Walter Jon Williams; Paula Volsky; Jeff Vandermeer; Kage Baker; Phyllis Eisenstein; Elizabeth Moon; Lucius Shepard; Tad Williams; John C. Wright; Glen Cook; Elizabeth Hand; Tanith Lee; George Martin, Neil Gaiman and more
Robert P. Mills The Best From Fantasy and Science Fiction Tenth Series Gollancz 1963 First Edition in the UK and Thus First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned Very Good to Near Fine Book in slightly creased and marked Dust Jacket, a little frayed at the top and base of the spine panel. 7.50 Introduction; Robert F. Young's Nikita Eisenhower Jones; Will Worthington's Who Dreams of Ivy; Richard McKenna's Mine Own Ways; Jane Rice's The Rainbow Gold; Daniel Keyes' Crazy Maro; Allen Drury's Something; Vance Aandahl; John Collier's Man Overboard; with Poul Anderson, Avram Davidson, Katherine Maclean, Ward Moore and lots more
Mayo Mohs Other Worlds, Other Gods New English Library 1975 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges foxed and lightly browned else Fine book in lightly browned Dust Jacket 4.00 Introduction by Mayo Mohs; The Cunning of the Beast by Nelson S. Bond; A Cross of Centuries by Henry Kuttner; Soul Mate by Lee Sutton; The Word to Space by Winston P. Sanders; Prometheus by Philip José Farmer; The Nine Billion Names of God by Arthur C. Clarke; The Vitanuls by John Brunner; Judas by John Brunner; The Quest for Saint Aquin by Anthony Boucher; Balaam by Anthony Boucher; Evensong by Lester del Rey; Shall the Dust Praise Thee? by Damon Knight and Christus Apollo by Ray Bradbury
Sam Moskowitz The Man Who Called Himself Poe Gollancz 1970 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine, previous owner's name on front free end paper and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in slightly marked Dust Jacket, with a couple of short tears 15.00 Introduction; a brief Biography; Fiction about Poe by Douglass Sherley, Julian Hawthorne, Vincent Starrett, Manly Wade Wellman, Robert Bloch, Michael Avallone, Charles Norman, H. P. Lovecraft & August Derleth and Edmond Hamilton, Fiction by Poe (?) and Poetry about Poe (some with/by H. P. Lovecraft).
Amy Myers The Fourth Book Of After Midnight Stories Kimber 1988 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a hint of wear at the top of the rear fold. 7.50 ''... once again a wide range of the best of today's ghost tales is presented... Brian Lumley's chilling 'Dead on Time', J. C. Trewin's evocative 'Good Night, Good Night!', John Whitbourne's quirky 'Roots', Jean Stubbs thoughtful 'An Evening at the Cromers' and many others, all so different in style and approach but all combining to give the reader that special midnight shiver... ''
William Pattrick (Peter Haining) Mysterious Railway Stories W. H. Allen 1984 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket a little worn at the base of the front fold and a little damp-marking along the top edge of the rear panel (no show-through) 7.50 Introduction; Amelia B. Edwards & Charles Dickens' The Four-Fifteen Express; Eden Phillpotts' My Adventure in the Flying Scotsman; Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost Special; Victor L. Whitechurch's The Tragedy on the London and Mid-Northern; Francis Lynde's The Cloud-Bursters; Arnold Ridley & Ruth Alexander's The Ghost Train and seven others
Robert M. Price Tales Of The Lovecraft Mythos Fedogan & Bremer 1992 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges faintly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket Dust jacket illustration by Gahan Wilson 15.00 Preface by Robert Bloch, Introduction by The Editor; ,twenty stories by Robert E. Howard; Clark Ashton Smith; Robert Bloch; Henry Kuttner; August Derleth; August Derleth & Mark Schorer; E. Hoffmann Price; Richard F. Searight; Bertram Russell; Mearle Prout; C. Hall Thompson; Henry Hasse; Robert A. W. Lowndes; Duane W. Rimel; Carl Jacobi; Donald A. Wollheim and Fritz Leiber
Jessy Marie Roberts Bloody Carnival Pill Hill Press 2010 First Edition First Printing (P.O.D.) A few edges and corners very lightly rubbed and page edges lightly marked else Fine Book Signed and personalised by the Author on the Title Page 10.00 ''... Rediscover carnivals, amusement parks, county fairs, the circus, rodeos and more in this gruesome tribute to the fun, fanfare and frivolity of festivals. Freak shows, rusted rides, demonic ringmisstresses, demented clowns, melting beauty queens. Flesh-eating fun-seekers, ghosts, gremlins and other terrors... thirty-four short stories.''
Franz Rottensteiner View From Another Shore Liverpool University Press 1999 Second Edition First Edition Thus Slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket 7.50 European Science Fiction: Acknowledgements; Introduction by the Editor and stories by Stanislaw Lem; Gerard Klein; Herbert W. Franke; Wolfgang Jeschke; Joseph Nesvadba; Vadim Shefner and others, and Notes on the Authors
Fred Saberhagen An Armory of Swords Tor 1995 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and a couple of bruises to board edges else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket 7.50 ''A collection of stories set in Fred Saberhagen's immensely popular world of Lost Swords... '' Stories by Fred Saberhagen; Walter Jon Williams; Gene Bostwick; Robert E. Vardeman; Thomas Saberhagen; Pati Nagle; Michael A. Stackpole and Sage Walker...
Beverly Marshall Saling Drums Around the Fire White Wolf 1993 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Slightly rubbed at top and base of spine, top front corner lightly creased - else Fine book 5.00 The World of Darkness: Introduction: The Talefires; Tales of Glory; Tales of Honor; Tales of Wisdom; Totem Tales; Tales of the Umbra; Afterword: The Closing of the Moot; A Tale of the Apocalypse; Lexicon
Al Sarrantonio 100 Hair-Raising Little Horror Stories Michael O'Mara 1994 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 7.50 Washington Irving; Chet Williamson; Steve Rasnic Tem; Donald A Wollheim; Edgar Allan Poe; Ambrose Bierce; Al Sarrantonio; Henry Slesar; Richard Chizmar; Avram Davidson; Gary Raisor; E. F. Benson; Saki; Mark Twain; Bill Nolan, Ed Gorman; Eric Frank Russell, Joe Lansdale; H. P. Lovecraft; James Gunn, Robert Sheckley, Barry Pain and lots more...
Rose Secrest Geep! The Book of the National Fantasy Fan Federation N. F. F. F. 1987 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Covers and page edges a little marked else Fine book Signed by the Author on the Title Page with an additional inscription to the previous owner from ?Jane? 5.00 Introduction and 18 pieces from the National Fantasy Fan Federation: Fiction; Poetry: Criticism and Playlet
Susan Shwartz Moonsinger's Friends An anthology in honor of Andre Norton Severn House 1986 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 15.00 Introduction by the Editor and fifteen stories by Marion Zimmer Bradley; Diane Duane; Tanith Lee; Poul Anderson; Sandra Miesel; Meredith Ann Pierce; Jaygee Carr; Nancy Springer; Anne McCaffrey; C. J. Cherryh; Jo Clayton; Diana Paxson; Judith Tarr; Katherine Kurtz and Jane Yolen with an open letter to Andre Norton by Joan D. Vinge
Robert Silverberg (Also as Ivar Jorgenson; Calvin M. Knox; David Osborne & Robert Randall) Beyond Control Seven Stories of Science Fiction Sidgwick & Jackson 1973 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with the spine panel red part faded to pale pink With Publisher's Review Slip 7.50 Introduction; William Tenn's Child's Play; Philip K. Dick's Autofac; Alfred Bester's Adam and No Eve; Terry Carr's City of Yesterday; Robert Silverberg's The Iron Chancellor; James Blish's The Box; Isaac Asimov's The Dead Past
Robert Silverberg Far Horizons All New Tales From The Greatest Worlds Of Science Fiction Orbit 1999 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, previous owner's details on front free end paper and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 3.00 ''...includes new works, each with an introduction by the author, set in the following worlds: The Ekumen - Ursula K. Le Guin The Forever War - Joe Haldeman The Ender Series - Orson Scott Card The Uplift Universe - David Brin Roma Eterna - Robert Silverberg The Hyperion Cantos - Dan Simmons... '' and others by Nancy Kress, Frederik Pohl, Gregory Benford, Anne McCaffrey & Greg Bear
Robert Silverberg (Also as Ivar Jorgenson; Calvin M. Knox; David Osborne & Robert Randall) The Crystal Ship Three Original Novellas of Science Fiction Millington 1980 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in lightly rubbed and slightly marled and creased Dust Jacket 4.00 Introduction by the Editor, The Crystal Ship by Joan D. Vinge, Megan's World by Marta Randall and Screwtop by Vonda N. McIntyre
Kurt Singer They Are Possessed Masterpieces of Exorcism W. H. Allen 1970 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, boards slightly bowed, pages browned and slightly marked else Fine book in slightly worn and torn, dust-marked Dust Jacket 7.50 ''Possession by spirits... using both fictional and real-life accounts, the author investigates strange phenomena that have existed throughout the ages, but which are only now being revealed to those outside a sheltered circle... enter into the vividly demonic atmosphere of the other world.''
Jonathan Strahan Under My Hat Tales from the Cauldron Hot Key Books 2012 First Edition in the UK First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket 7.50 Witch stories by Diana Peterfreund; Frances Hardinge; Garth Nix; Holly Black; Charles de Lint; Tanith Lee; Neil Gaiman; Ellen Klages; Ellen Kushner; Delia Sherman; Patricia A. McKillip; Tim Pratt; M. Rickert; Isobel Carmody; Jane Yolen; Jim Butcher; Peter S. Beagle and Margo Lanagan. Introduction by the editor.
Thomas M. K. Stratman Cthulhu's Heirs Tales of the Mythos for the New Millennium Chaosium 1994 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Spine lightly creased and curled, short tear at base of spine adjacent to rear panel and a few top page corner tips creased - near Very Good Book 4.00 Introduction by the Editor and stories by D. F. Lewis; Hugh B. Cave; Arthur William Lloyd Breach; t. Winter-Damon; Ramsey Campbell; Robert M. Price; Joe Murphy; Darrell Schweitzer and Jason Van Hollander; Victor Milan; Gregory Nicoll; Charles M. Saplak; Gordon Linzner; David Niall; Dan Perez; Scott David Aliolovski; Craig Anthony & 5 others
Thomas M. K. Stratman Cthulhu's Heirs Tales of the Mythos for the New Millennium Chaosium 1994 First Edition Second Printing (Paper) Corners/edges very slightly rubbed and page edges lightly marked else Fine Book 5.00 Introduction by the Editor and stories by D. F. Lewis; Hugh B. Cave; Arthur William Lloyd Breach; t. Winter-Damon; Ramsey Campbell; Robert M. Price; Joe Murphy; Darrell Schweitzer and Jason Van Hollander; Victor Milan; Gregory Nicoll; Charles M. Saplak; Gordon Linzner; David Niall; Dan Perez; Scott David Aliolovski; Craig Anthony & 5 others
Sheree S. Thomas Dark Matter Reading The Bones Warner 2004 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, small spot to front board, couple of small shallow indentations to rear board and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket lightly rubbed at the upper fold tips. Signed and warmly personal 15.00 Twenty-four stories and three essays by Nalo Hopkinson; Samuel R. Delany; Nnedi Okorafor-Mbachu; Charles R. Saunders and others. Includes Her Pen Could Fly: Remebering Virginia Hamilton by Nnedi Okorafor-Mbachu; Introduction; Contributors; Copyright and Permissions and Acknowledgements
Stephen Thompson Glimpses An Anthology by Vision Writers (Queensland) VisionWriters 2003 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Covers slightly creased and rubbed - near Fine book 4.00 25 stories by Scott Robinson; Dirk Flinthart; Karin Hannigan; Shane Brown; Lee Battersby; Geoffrey Maloney; Cat Sparks; Cory Daniells; Tome Dullemond; Robert Hodge; Trent Jamieson; Jay D'Argo; Kate Eltham; Mike Morgan; Grace Dugan; Barry Rosenberg; Mark Curtis; Jaxx Kirby and others
Roy Torgeson Chrysalis 8 Doubleday 1980 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, a little shelf-wear on lower board edges, previous owner's bookplate on front free end paper and page edges lightly age-darkened and marked - Very Good book in slightly worn, torn and marked Dust Jacket. 5.00 Original anthology with editor's introduction and collecting twelve stories by Tanith Lee, Mike Resnick, Barry Malzberg, Jaygee Carr, Orson Scott Card, Margaret St. Clair, Sharon Webb, Somtow Sucharitkul, Steve Rasnic Tem, R. A. Lafferty and others
Martin Tudor Overload featuring the work of Brian W Aldiss, Iain Banks, Harry Harrison and Bob Shaw B. S. F. G. 1995 First Edition First Printing Limited State (Paper) (No. 15/500) Slightly rubbed at the top of the spine and top rear corner a little creased else Fine card-covered centre-stapled A5 booklet Cover by David A. Hardy. Interior illos by Dave Mooring 10.00 Short fiction pieces published by The Birmingham Science Fiction Group on the occasion of Novacon 25, to celebrate 25 years of Novacons, and their special author guests.
Herbert Van Thal The Fifth Pan Book of Horror Stories Pan 1964 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Spine panel a little worn and with one light crease, a number of page corner tips bumped and creased and page edges lightly browned - Very Good Book 10.00 One of the books in the long-running series selecting the best horror of the year
Charles Waugh Mysterious Visions Great Science Fiction by Masters of the Mystery Hale 1980 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and lower front corner tip and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like, slightly browned and rubbed, Dust Jacket, with a short tear at the base of the rear fold 7.50 Foreword by Isaac Asimov; Introduction by the Editor and 26 stories by Melville Davisson Post, Cornell Woolrich. John D MacDonald, Graham Greene, Bill Pronzini, Agatha Christie, Arthur Conan Doyle, G. K. Chesterton, Elisabeth Sanxay Holding, Talmage Powell, John Dickson Carr, Maurice Proctor, Evan Hunter, Charlotte Armstrong, Anthony Boucher and many more
Ian Whates Celebration An anthology of original short stories commemorating the 50th anniversary of the British Science Fiction Association Newcon Press 2008 First Limited Edition First Printing - Issued Without Dust Jacket (No. 71/150) Fine book in laminated boards (as issued) 15.00 Seventeen stories by Brian Aldiss; Stephen Baxter; Molly Brown; Jon Courtney Grimwood;, M. John Harrison; Dave Hutchinson; Kim Lakin-Smith; Ian R. MacLeod; Ken MacLeod; Christopher Priest; Adam Roberts; Alastair Reynolds; Martin Sketchley; Brian Stableford; Tricia Sullivan; Ian Watson and Liz Williams. Introduction by Pat Cadigan.
Robert Charles Wilson Tesseracts #Ten A Celebration of New Canadian Speculative Fiction Edge 2006 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Corners slightly rubbed and lightly creased 4.00 Robert Charles Wilson; Scott Mackay; Sandra Kasturi; Stephanie Bedwell-Grime; Wendt Warring; Allen Moore; Sarah Totton; Greg Bechtel; Jason Christie; Michele Laframboise; Matthew Johnson; Matthew Hughes; Victoria Fisher; Nancy Bennett; Scott Mackay; Lisa Smedman; Susan Forest; Yvonne Pronovost; Rene Beaulieu; Mark Duchuk & Rhea Rose
Douglas E. Winter Millennium Voyager 1997 First Edition in the UK First Printing Spine corners bruised else Fine copy in Dust Jacket with a light curl to the lower edge of the front panel 4.00 Original horror mixing ghost stories and chapters linking together to form a fix-up novel: Contributions by Clive Barker, Joe R. Lansdale, David Morrell, F. Paul Wilson, Poppy Z. Brite, and Christina Faust, Charles Grant, Whitley Strieber, Elizabeth Massie, Richard C. Matheson, David S. Schow and Craig Spector, Ramsey Campbell and the Editor
Douglas E. Winter Prime Evil Bantam Press 1988 First UK Trade Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 4.00 Original stories by Stephen King, Clive Barker, Peter Straub, Whitley Streiber, Ramsey Campbell, Jack Cady, Dennis Etchison, Charles L. Grant, M. John Harrison, Paul Hazel, Thomas Ligotti, David Morel and Thomas Tessier
Donald A Wollheim (Also as David Grinnell) The 1972 Annual World's Best SF Gollancz 1972 First Edition in the UK & First Trade Hardback First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, top page edges foxed, lower page edges marked and small date on front free end paper else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 5.00 Introduction by the Editor; The Fourth Profession by Larry Niven; Gleepsite by Joanna Russ; A Little Knowledge by Poul Anderson; Real-Time World by Christopher Priest; All Pieces of a River Shore by R. A. Lafferty; Transit of Earth by Arthur C. Clarke; One Life, Furnished in Early Poverty by Harlan Ellison; Occam’s Scalpel by Theodore Sturgeon and more...
Donald A Wollheim The World's Best SF Short Stories No 2 Elmfield Press 1976 First Hardback Trade Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, and page edges marked and slightly bumped else Fine book in slightly creased and worn Dust Jacket 4.00 Stories by Gorge R. R. Martin; Sydney J. Van Scyoc; Bob Shaw; Brian Stableford; Fred Pohl and Jack Williamson; Alfred Bester; Gordon R. Dickson; Michael Bishop; Craig Strete and Isaac Asimov.

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