Catalogue #82 - August 2018
Author Title Edition Condition Price Details
Janet Kagan Hellspark Meisha Merlin 1998 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Upper corners bruised else Fine Book Signed and Personalised by the Author on the cover 7.50 ''Lassti... newly discovered planet... Oloitokitok... survey team's physicist... found dead... Are the Sprookjes, intelligent?... Why is the survey team having so much trouble finding out?... ''
Guy Gavriel Kay A Song For Arbonne HarperCollins 1992 First Edition in the UK First Printing (Canadian Viking Edition 1st by 2 months) Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket With Publisher's Review Slip 10.00 ''Warm and sun-blessed in the south, a land of olive trees and vineyards, of troubadours and courts of love, and of the sensuous flamboyant women and men who dwell in the castles and towns of a country dedicated to the worship of the mother goddess. Moving through this decadence is the sardonic, bitter figure of Blaise, mercenary captain... ''
Guy Gavriel Kay Children of Earth and Sky Hodder 2016 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and a few page corner tips and page edges lightly browned and marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket With Publisher's Press Release 7.50 ''When the worlds is divided between those who worship the stars and those who worship the sun... When the balance of power is shifting and the City of Cities has fallen... When men and woman are caught up in the vortex of war... In extraordinary times, no lives are untouched, legends emerge... ''
Guy Gavriel Kay Lord Of Emperors Book II of the Sarantine Mosaic HarperPrism 2000 Third Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and lower rear corner and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''... the city swirls with rumours of war and conspiracy... otherworldly fires mysteriously flicker and disappear in the streets at night... Crispin's fate has become entwined with that of Valerius and his empress... and now another voyager arrives... ''
Guy Gavriel Kay The Last Light Of The Sun Simon & Schuster 2004 First Edition in the UK First Printing Spine a little creased, corners a little curled - Very good Uncorrected Proof 4.00 ''... in the Northlands... for decades there has been bitter, bloody war... and for a generation there has been peace... Alun ab Owyn... embroiled in the politics of the great... Bern Thorkellson, punished for his father's sins... and the shrewd King Aeldred shores up his defences... The death of a prince... and the world is changed forever.'' Set in the same fantasy world as The Sarantine Mosaic.
Guy Gavriel Kay The Lions Of Al-Rassan HarperCollins 1995 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 7.50 ''''... The ruling Asharites of Al-Rasan have indeed come from the desert sands, pure in their worship of the stars, but over centuries amid the seductive beauty of their conquered land the desert warriors have evolved into a decadent, sensuous people... an exhilarating epic adventure and a moving story of fierce passions... ''
Guy Gavriel Kay Ysabel RoC 2007 First Edition in the US First Printing Spine panel slightly faded and cover and first few pages lightly creased at fore-edge else Fine Uncorrected Proof. 7.50 ''Ned Marriner is spending six weeks with his father in... Aix-en-Provence... exploring the cathedral... where the borders between the living and the long-dead are thin... drawn into a haunting tale, as mythic figures from conflicts of long ago erupt into the present... ''
Garry Douglas Kilworth (Also as Garry Douglas) A Midsummer's Nightmare Bantam 1996 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket Signed by the Author on the Title Page 7.50 ''Oberon, Titania and the other Shakespearean fairies live in a rapidly diminishing Sherwood Forest, whittled away by urban development. Oberon and Puck decide it's time to move to a larger wood where the fairies' magic will be restored to its former glory. On Midsummer's Eve... the fairies embark on... an old bus, purchased for them by Sid, an enthralled car mechanic... ''
Garry Douglas Kilworth Abandonati Unwin Hyman 1988 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket Signed by the Author on the Title Page 6.00 ''All the rich people had disappeared... so had their cars, their possessions and their money. All that was left was the broken city, with its crumbling buildings, stagnant canals and pitted roads; and the broken people - the unwanted useless ones...''
Garry Douglas Kilworth Gemini God Faber 1981 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and bottom corners bumped, page edges browned else Fine book in slightly marked and rubbed Dust Jacket Signed by the Author on the Title Page. 3.50 ''... experimenting with telepathic communication between twins... leaves Earth for... that strange world a shadow-line civilisation... in perpetual slow motion to avoid the intolerable daytime heat... primitive aliens... driven... towards... its stunning climax...''
Garry Douglas Kilworth House Of Tribes Bantam 1985 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine, a few page top edges bumped and page edges a little browned else Fine book in Fine, unpriced, Dust Jacket Signed by the Author on the Title Page 5.00 ''In every mouse's long life there comes a time when ancestral voices tell him... to leave the Hedgerow and go on a long journey... the tribes come together... and decide to rid themselves of the greatest pests in the House... the humans... ''
Garry Douglas Kilworth In The Hollow of the Deep Sea Wave A Novel And Seven Stories Bodley Head 1989 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket damp-marked on the inside (no show-through) 4.00 ''... an enigma is unravelled to reveal a strange cultural and emotional core. This central theme is explored in various ways in many of the short stories accompanying the novel, from an investigation into mendacity, in Blood Orange and The River-Sailor's Wife, to the incestuous movements behind Filming the Making of the Film of the Making of Fitzcarraldo... ''
Garry Douglas Kilworth Spiral Winds Bodley Head 1987 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges browned else Fine book in slightly faded Dust Jacket Signed by the Author on the Title Page 5.00 ''...has evoked the harsh, mythical landscapes of the South Arabian deserts...with its intense heat and extreme cold, and the uncompromising demands made upon those who enter it. The eerie, inexplicable emotions...will haunt the reader for a very long time.''
Garry Douglas Kilworth Split Second Faber 1979 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in Dust Jacket with spine slightly faded. Signed by the Author on the Title Page. 5.00 ''Young Richard Levan, whose archaeologist father is digging in Cyprus, moves just a millimetre too close... and, in a terrifying second of splitting and fusion, finds himself sharing a body with Esk, a boy of his own age in the Paleolithic world...''
Garry Douglas Kilworth The Princely Flower Book II of the Navigator Kings Orbit 1997 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned and slightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''Kieto's destiny, set in the heavens, is to conquer the Land of Mists, the mysterious island discovered by Kupe, one of the great Polynesian voyagers. But he knows it won't be easy: the wild native tribes, particularly the Scots and Picts, have two formidable advantages - iron and horses... Pursued by sea-fairies, vengeful gods, power hungry priests... confronting their worst fears and supernatural horrors, the friends finally face the awesome wrath of the mighty Maori...''
Garry Douglas Kilworth The Roof of Voyaging: Book I of The Navigator Kings Orbit 1996 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges browned else Fine book in unpriced, unbar-coded Dust Jacket. 4.00 ''Delighting in the rich and colourful detail and myth of Polynesian life, Garry Kilworth has written a marvellously ambitious fantasy. Funny, moving and epic... the first part of a wonderful tale which will become a landmark of fantastic fiction.''
Garry Douglas Kilworth The Roof of Voyaging: Book I of The Navigator Kings Orbit 1996 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine, rear cover a little damp-wrinkled and covers and page edges slightly marked Good to Very Good Uncorrected Proof in slightly creased and worn, unpriced (but bar-coded) Dust Jacket With Publisher's Letter 5.00 ''Delighting in the rich and colourful detail and myth of Polynesian life, Garry Kilworth has written a marvellously ambitious fantasy. Funny, moving and epic... the first part of a wonderful tale which will become a landmark of fantastic fiction.''
Stephen King From A Buick 8 Hodder & Stoughton 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket with the spine panel purple background very slightly faded. 7.50 ''Come close, children, and see the living crocodile. A vintage '54 blue Buick Roadmaster. At least, that's what it looks like... Because the Buick is a conduit to a world beyond... ''
Stephen King Revival Hodder & Stoughton 2014 First Edition in the UK First Printing Limited State (No. 129/200) Edges/corners a little rubbed and page edges lightly browned - Very Good Uncorrected Proof. 50.00 ''In a small New England town, in the early 1960s... a small boy... Jamie... the new minister... Jacobs... forge a deep bond, based on their fascination with simple experiments in electricity... Decades later, Jamie... Now an addict... sees Jacobs again... creating dazzling 'portraits in lightning'... Their bond becomes a pact beyond even the Devil's devising... ''
Stephen King Sleeping Beauties (With Owen King) Hodder 2017 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously (With tiger illustration on front board) Slightly bumped and rubbed at top and base of spine, spine a little creased and leaned else Fine book in exclusive WHSmith Dust Jacket. 7.50 ''All around the world, something is happening to women when the fall asleep; they become shrouded in a cocoon-like gauze. If awakened... if disturbed, the women become feral and spectacularly violent... the mysterious Evie... able to sleep - and wake. Is she a medical anomaly or a demon... the sleeping women are about to open their eyes to a new world... ''
Damon Knight Turning On Fourteen Stories Gollancz 1967 First Edition in the UK and Thus First Printing Slightly bumped at top of spine, spine lettering a little tarnished, and page edges foxed - Very Good book in torn and slightly browned Dust Jacket. 4.00 With The Handler added to the original US selection: Semper Fi; The Big Pat Boom; Man in the Jar; Mary; Auto-Da-Fe;, To The Pure; Eripmav; Backward, O Time; The Night of Lies; Maid To Measure; Collector's Item; A Likely Story; Don't Live In The Past
Dean R. Koontz (Also as Brian Coffey; K. R. Dwyer; Leigh Nichols, Owen West & Aaron Wolfe) Darkness Comes (Darkfall) W. H. Allen 1984 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, a couple of page tips creased and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in rubbed Dust Jacket, with some wear at the upper fold tips, a short internal paper tear at the base of the front fold and some internal damp marking along the lower edge (no show-through) With bookplate Signed by the Author loosely inserted 50.00 ''... Baba Lavelle is a stranger in New York... with a mission to break the Mafia's stranglehold on the city's drug traffic - and take it over... He doesn't need conventional weapons for he has another kind of power - magical, ancient and horrifyingly brutal... the power of voodoo... ''
Dean R. Koontz Fear Nothing Bantam 1998 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, a little creased, and with a short tear, at the head of the spine panel 5.00 ''Christopher Snow is different from all the other residents of Moonlight Bay... a very rare genetic disorder... that leaves him dangerously vulnerable to light... he witnesses a series of disturbing incidents that sweep him into a violent mystery only he can solve... ''
Dean R. Koontz Shadowfires Headline 1991 Page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''It took a step towards her, its arms swinging at its sides with a scraping, clicking sound. It. She could no longer think of him as Eric, he husband. Now, he was just a thing, an abomination, that by its very existence made a mockery of everything else in God's creation. She fired point blank at its chest. It did not even flinch... ''
Dean R. Koontz The Taking HarperCollins 2004 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 4.00 ''... Molly and Neil awaken to the drumbeat of rain... As hours pass they hear news of extreme weather phenomena across the globe ... By evening the town has lost all communication with the outside world... The night brings strange noises... ''
Dean R. Koontz Twilight Eyes Headline 1991 First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Promotion Sheet 5.00 ''... They're out there. Lurking. Waiting. Feeding on human suffering, fiendishly plotting their ultimate triumph. Slim McKensie knows what they are, what they do - and how they hide in human form... He can see the diabolical Others... he's already killed one of them. And he'll kill again. But even the grave won't hold them... ''
Dean R. Koontz Velocity HarperCollins 2005 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the base of the spine panel 4.00 ''If you don't take this note to the police and get them involved, I will kill a lovely blond schoolteacher somewhere in Napa County. If you do take this note to the police, I will instead kill an elderly woman active in charity work. You have six hours to decide. The choice is yours.''
Jay Lake Green Tor 2009 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, two pages damp (?tea?) wrinkled and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in Near Fine Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''... In the Court of the Pomegranate Tree... she was taught the ways of a great lady, the ways of the courtesan... named emerald... She calls herself Green. The world she inhabits is one of political power and magic, where gods meddle in the ways of mortals... the Duke is not all-powerful, and he has not outlived all his enemies... ''
Derek Landy Skulduggery Pleasant Last Stand of Dead Men HarperCollins 2013 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and a couple of page edges with short tears else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and decorated skull drawn by the Author on the Title Page 10.00 ''... Skulduggery and Valkyrie must team up with the rest of the Dead Men if they're to have any chance of maintaining the balance of power and getting to the root of a vast conspiracy that has been years in the making....'' Eighth in the series.
David Langford (Also as William Robert Loosely) War In 2080 The Future of Military Technology Westbridge/David & Charles 1979 First Edition First Printing (With four-page printed list of corrections compiled by the author in August 1980) Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like, price-clipped, overstickered Dust Jacket, with the spine panel slightly faded. Signed and Inscribed by the Author on the Title Page (not personalised) 5.00 ''... looks at the trends of current military technology and scientific progress and extrapolates these into the future, working on the assumption that human civilisation will expand too swiftly to be destroyed by the military... ''
Joe R. Lansdale Tarzan The Lost Adventure (With Edgar Rice Burroughs) Dark Horse Books 1995 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at the base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket Illustrated by Dean Williams, Studley O.P. Burroughs, Gary Gianni, Michael Kaluta, Monty Sheldon, Charles Vess & Thomas Yeates 15.00 ''As Tarzan guides a beautiful woman and her archaeologist father to the remote, mythical city of Ur, he must contend with an outlaw safari that hopes to reach the same destination... first. Along the way Tarzan, and the faithful lion Jad-bal-ja battle with a host of wild jungle beasts and face a final, horrifying confrontation... ''
Ann Lawrence The Hawk of May Macmillan 1980 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, last few pages damp-rippled and page edges lightly age-darkened - Very Good book in damp-marked Dust Jacket Illustrated by Shirley Felts 5.00 '' 'All I require is the answer to a question. If Sir Gawain can give me the right answer, let him be deemed innocent. If not, his life is forfeit.'... And the question? What is it that women most desire? Gawain had a year to answer... an ordeal so bizarre and unlikely that more than any other it put his chivalry truly to the test.''
Richard Laymon (Also as Richard Kelly) Amara Headline 2003 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in Dust Jacket, with a short tear at the base of the front fold. 7.50 ''Amara, Princess of Egypt, the once beautiful wife of Memtuhotep... lies in her coffin in the Charles Ward museum... the mummy's coffin has been broken open... Amara is free again... No one can oppose her, no bullet can stop her and nothing can kill her... she is dead already... '' Posthumous horror novel with a four-page introduction by Dean R. Koontz.
Richard Laymon Endless Night Headline 1993 First Edition Second Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges browning else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 4.00 ''Judy Fargo is a cop's daughter, sweet sixteen but tougher than she looks. She's sleeping over at her friend Evelyn's house when the killers break in... ''
Richard Laymon One Rainy Night Headline 1991 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a short crease in the rear flap. 10.00 ''The water drops like a shroud on the town of Bixby. Warm, viscous and unnatural, it coats the inhabitants in an unending torrent - and turns them into crazy, hate-filled maniacs... ''
Richard Ned Lebow Archduke Franz Ferdinand Lives! A World Without World War I Palgrave Macmillan 2014 First Edition First Printing Bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 7.50 ''... acclaimed political psychologist... contends that World War I was highly contingent and might have been avoided... vantage points to assess the factors that made our world... '' Possible Worlds; Preventing World War I; The Best Plausible World; Lives in the Best World; Lives in the Worst World; Looking Back at the Real World; Suggested Reading; Index
Tanith Lee A Heroine Of The World Headline 1994 First UK & Trade Hardback Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned and marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page 7.50 ''The path the Lady had started her on would lead Ara into the very heart of conflict. And though she might gain or lose great wealth, become a pawn or key player in the power games of princes and warlords, there was only one for whom she would risk everything. He was a soldier that some named traitor and others liberator... for whom she would strive to become a Heroine of the World.''
Tanith Lee The Castle Of Dark Macmillan 1978 First Edition First Printing Page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in two Dust Jackets - one with a little damp-rippling and one with a smallish chip to the top edge of the front panel. 7.50 ''Lir knew that something was calling him. Not a voice, and yet... as insistent as a pulse-beat. He had dreams, too... Lir set his face toward the dark castle... In the Castle... Lilune awoke... She walked sedately... under a moonshade, by the borders of the glassy lake... She had no idea of the world outside. She was to learn...
Fritz Leiber Ship of Shadows Gollancz 1979 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine, boards slightly faded and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 5.00 ''Now this special new collection brings together all his award-winning stories, with the exception of the long novel The Wanderer - three stories, two novellas and one complete novel (The Big Time).''
Doris Lessing The Story of General Dann and Mara's Daughter, Griot and the Snow Dog Fourth Estate 2005 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 10.00 ''... a future landscape where the climate is much changed - colder than ever before in the north and unbearably dry and hot in the south... the odyssey continues... Dann is grown up now, hunting for knowledge and despairing at the inadequacies of his civilisation... And we meet Mara's daughter and Griot with the green eyes... '' Sequel to Mara and Dann.
Holly Lisle Diplomacy of Wolves The Secret Texts Book 1 Millennium 1999 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Fine Book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket with a tiny (ca. 1mm) split at the top of the spine panel 5.00 ''For four hundred years, the great Houses of Sabir and Galweigh have battled for control of Calimekka - while each clans wizards, the Wolves, plot in shadows to revive the hellish necromancies that once destroyed the world... Kait must escape an alien citadel pursued by mortal and demonic assassins. Her only hope is a secret weapon she dares not use... ''
Holly Lisle Hawkspar A Novel Of Korre Tor 2008 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''Stolen away from their families, they are slaves, women with no names and no futures. Every moment... controlled by the avatars of the stone... the most powerful of them all is Hawkspar, the Eyes of War and Time. Kings and despots come to her to know their futures, and she wades in the river of time, pulls apart its sticky threads, to arrange the world to her satisfaction... ''
Holly Lisle Vengeance Of Dragons Gollancz 1999 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 7.50 ''... The second volume of The Secret Texts, a fantastic epic adventure of ancient curses, dark curses, and soul-devouring magic.'' Preceded by Diplomacy Of Wolves
Bentley Little (Also as Phillip Emmons) Dark Dominion (Dominion) Headline 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised and rubbed at top and base of spine, slight spine lean and page edges browned else Fine book in slightly crumpled Dust Jacket 15.00 ''... high school student Dion Semele has just moved to Napa with his mother, and he soon notices that something is amiss. For Dion begins having bizarre, incomprehensible dreams... the source of all the strange occurrences is the winery at which his new girlfriend Penelope lives with the five women she calls her 'mothers'.. ''
Bentley Little Houses Headline 1997 First Edition First Printing Page edges a little browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed and creased Dust Jacket 10.00 ''A young man bumming around the West. An unemployed family man... A high-school teacher... None of these people have ever met an they have nothing in common. Except that they have all started dreaming about frightening but tantalisingly blurred events... the identical homes of their childhoods are connected to a bizarre series of supernatural events... ''
Bentley Little The Summoning Headline 1993 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 15.00 ''... Manuel Torres had been literally sucked dry... But this is only the first horrific manifestation of the primeval atrocity which has come to feast on Rio Verde. Formless, shapeless, mysterious, the grisly predator slips through the town... Even the buried dead in the graveyard are unsafe... new and nasty twists in the vampire legend... ''
William Robert Loosely (David Langford) An Account Of A Meeting With Denizens Of Another World 1871 (Edited and with commentary by David Langford) David & Charles 1979 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in lightly rubbed/scratched Dust Jacket 5.00 ''It was in October 1871 that Loosely... saw in the night sky what appeared to be a slowly moving star cross in the sky... What he discovered was far beyond his wildest speculations... ''
H. P. Lovecraft At The Mountains Of Madness Arkham House 1997 Eighth Printing First Edition Thus Bruised at top and base of spine, a few page corner tops bruised and a couple of small fox marks to page fore-edges else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 25.00 ''... Based upon S. T. Joshi's extensive and painstaking collation of extant materials, this new... edition... is the only completely authoritative text and supersedes all previous editions... ''
Robert A. W, Lowndes Science Fiction Stories Nos. 6, 7, 9 & 11 - Feb., April, Sept. & Feb. - UK Issues (Editor - a.k.a. The Original Science Fiction Stories) Strato Publications 1959 & 1960 No 9 Poor, others Very Good or better 6.00 For the four Issues: Stories by Calvin M. Knox, A. Bertram Chandler, L. Sprague de Camp, Robert Silverberg, Basil Wells, Kate Wilhelm, Kit Reed, Thomas N. Scortia, Ward Moore & Robert Bradford, George H. Smith, Edward D. Hoch and others
Robert A. W, Lowndes Science Fiction Stories Nos. 9 & 11 - July & May - US Issues (Editor - a.k.a. The Original Science Fiction Stories) Columbia Publications 1958 & 1960 Very Good or better Copies 6.00 For the two Issues: Stories by Leroy B. Haugsraud & Dale R. Smith (Signed by both); Mack Richards; Gordon Dickson; George H. Smith; Robert Randall, L. Sprague de Camp; Murray Leinster, David Grinnell, Kate Wilhelm, Don Westlake & Hannes Bok. With A. Bertram Chandler & others
Brian Lumley Hero Of Dreams W Paul Ganley 1986 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like, slightly creased, Dust Jacket Signed by the Author on the Title Page 15.00 ''David Hero is an Edinborough artist with odd snatches of memory that seem to come from another world. But Dreamland is a real place, in a parallel dimension created by the dreams of mankind - and the nightmares sent by Cthulhu... '' Illustrated by Jean Corbin
Brian Lumley Necroscope: Avengers Hodder & Stoughton 2001 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top of spine and page edges lightly browned and lightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket 7.50 ''They're on the run! Now that their monstrous vampire 'gardens' under London, in Australia and on the Greek island of Krassos have been razed, two 'Lords' and a 'Lady' of the Wamphyri... have joined forces, leaving a trail of undead destruction as they flee headlong from Ben Trask's E-Branch and the dead-waking Necroscope, Jake Cutter... '' E-Branch Volume 3
Brian Lumley Spawn Of The Winds W Paul Ganley 1995 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket, with a 14mm tear at the base of the front panel. 7.50 ''Titus Crow was not the only member of the Wilmarth Foundation who had certain special talents. Hank Silberhutte could tune in to the Cthulhu Cycle Deities telepathically... And Hank had a special hatred for the dread Ithaqua, the Wind-Walker... Hank and his friends learn that Ithaqua is not limited to... earth, but is also free to 'walk' the winds of space... ''
Brian Lumley The Transition Of Titus Crow W Paul Ganley 1992 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Slightly bumped and worn at base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in worn Dust Jacket, with a small chip at the lower edge of the rear panel Signed by the Author on the Title Page Illustrated by Judith Holman 7.50 ''Titus Crow and Henri de Marigny, together with the mysterious 'time-clock,' disappeared when Ithaqua's violent winds destroyed Crow's home... Crow... Lost in time and space, desperately trying to find his way home... attacked by the Hounds of Tindalos and herded towards a black hole... Can Crow return to Earth?... ''
Richard A. Lupoff (Also as Addisson E. Steele) Lovecraft's Book Arkham House 1985 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed and browned Dust Jacket 10.00 ''In December 1926, George Sylvester Viereck sent a letter to Howard Philips Lovecraft... If Lovecraft would write... a sort of American Mein Kampf, Viereck would assure the publication of a volume of Lovecraft's short stories as well... '' With Robert E Howard, Frank Belknap Long and Clark Ashton Smith...
Richard A. Lupoff The Classic Car Killer Offspring Press1992 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket 7.50 ''The unlikely detective team of insurance adjustor Hobart Lindsay and Berkeley police officer Marvia Plum... are back... Somebody has made off with an automobile insured by Linsday's company, a 1928 Duesenberg Phaeton... A car to love. A car to kill for... ''
Richard A. Lupoff (Also as Addisson E. Steele) The Forever City Walker 1987 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, rear board cracked, faint discoloration to front free end paper and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in slightly browned and rubbed Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Bob Eggleton 4.00 ''On the free orbital city of Yukawa. there wasn't much work for a camera operator... The only work he could find was on a tiny spaceship bound for a rescue mission into deep and unknown space... the Oort Cloud, at the very farthest edge of the solar system... But none of its passengers expected to be thrown into another universe...
Eric Van Lustbader The Sunset Warrior W. H. Allen 1980 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine & page edges a little browned else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed & creased, Dust Jacket With wraparound Bruce Pennington Jacket Illustration 5.00 ''Beneath the surface of the planet lies the freehold, a society based on military tradition... whose time is running out... In a community without hope there is still one man whose spirit is not crushed. A swordsman trained to a pitch of magic perfection... a rebel... the bladesman Ronin... '' First of the trilogy.
Ken MacLeod Engines of Light (Cosmonaut Keep+Dark Light+Engine City) Orbit 2000-2 All Are First Edition First Printing (Three Volumes) Bruised at top and/or base of spines and page edges a little aged/browned else Fine copies in like Dust Jacket Book 2 Signed and Personalised and Book 3 Signed by the Author on the Title Pages 15.00 ''... Thousands of light-years from Earth, human colonists have learned to live among other intelligent species. For Gregor and his fellow students of marine biology, the arrival of an interstellar merchant ship sets their research on a new course - where an alien past encounters a human future, at the speed of light.''
Ken MacLeod The Cassini Division Orbit 1998 First Edition First Printing Page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page 5.00 ''Ellen May Ngwethu is a young woman with centuries of experience, no morality and the true knowledge. The world she knows is about to end. Orbiting around Jupiter, the forts of the Cassini Division... are the front line in the centuries-long conflict with post-human AIs - whose intentions are unknown, but whose powers once extended to shattering Ganymede and building a wormhole bridge to the far future... ''
Ken MacLeod The Invasion Dream and A Fertile Sea B. S. F. G. 2006 First Edition Limited State (Paper) (No. 124/300) Fine centre-stapled booklet 7.50 Published by The Birmingham Science Fiction Group on the occasion of Novacon 36, to commemorate his appearance as Guest Of Honour. A Fertile Sea is a 10 page poem for Iain Banks, The Invasion Dream is a 6 1/2 page story
Ken MacLeod The Star Fraction Legend 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and top page edges browned else Fine book in slightly creased and rubbed Dust Jacket 3.00 ''In a Balkanised world where the peace process is deadlier than the wars, the US/UN's spy satellites and laser weapons have everybody in their sights. But the Watchmaker has other plans... Spectres of a betrayed revolution haunt the fight for space and freedom, as the Army of the New Republic prepares its fourth 'final' offensive and the green barbarians close in... ''
Philip Mann The Fall Of The Families Book Two of the Story of Pawl Paxwax, the Gardener Gollancz 1987 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges slightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 5.00 ''... develops into an extraordinary interstellar revenge tragedy, moving towards a conclusion which is both unexpected and deeply poignant... ''
Leo Margulies The Flags Were Three A Novel of Old New Orleans (With Sam Merwin Jr.) Hurst & Blackett ca 1949 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine, and foreign body under front fixed end paper resulting in indentation to first few pages else Fine book in worn and slightly torn and marked, unpriced, Dust Jacket 5.00 ''... the story of Juliette Michaux a convent-bred orphan, who grew up in the days when the fabulous governor, de Vaudreuill, brought to the crude French settlement... the luxury and licentiousness of a ''little Versailles''... her daughter, Adrienne, who during the great fire... fell deeply in love with a Spanish nobleman... and... when the War with England reached New Orleans... young Francisca fell in love with... a Yanqui... ''
Wil McCarthy Bloom Del Rey 1998 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the pre-lim page 15.00 ''In the late twenty-first century, man-made, self-replicating organisms called mycora - smaller than bacteria - mutated and swept across the globe in a chain reaction so swift and deadly there is no time to do anything but... flee an Earth destroyed by the very science created to... sustain it... Scant years later, the remnants of humanity cling to the asteroid belt... ''
Wil McCarthy Murder In The Solid State Tor 1996 First Edition First Printing Covers slightly rubbed else Fine Uncorrected Proof 5.00 ''... a hard-science, page-turning suspense novel of one man's battle to save his life, career, and country in a 21st-century America. It is a Heinleinesque examination of how nanotechnology offers both the possibility of unparalleled freedom and the danger of inescapable totalitarianism... ''
Wil McCarthy The Collapsium Gollancz 2000 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and a few top page corner tips bruised else Fine book in lightly bumped Dust Jacket 5.00 ''In the eighth decade of the Queendom of Sol three things form the backbone of Civilization. WELLSTONE: programmable matter of almost magical properties. COLLAPSIUM: a deadly crystal composed of miniature black holes indispensable for the transmission of matter and information... RIVALRY: a bitter competition between Her Majesty's two most brilliant scientists... ''
Barry McGhan Science Fiction and Fantasy Pseudonyms (Revised and Expanded) Misfit Press 1976 First Edition Thus First Printing (Paper) Covers faintly marked, paper at base of spine torn, staples rusting and a few pen additions - Very Good A5, spine-stapled booklet 5.00 Foreward; Using the Index; Bibliography and list - 77 pages
Robin McKinley Dragonhaven Putnam 2007 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a touch of wear to the top of the rear fold 10.00 ''... Jake lives with his scientist father at the Makepiece Institute of Integrated Dragon Studies in Smokehill National Park... home to about two hundred of the few remaining Draco australiensis, which is extinct in the wild... they are up to eighty feet long and breathe fire. On Jakes first overnight solo in the park, he meets a dragon... ''
Robin McKinley Rose Daughter Greenwillow 1997 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with the lower corner of the front fold lightly rubbed 15.00 '''' 'It is the heart of this place, and it is dying,' says the Beast. And that is true; the centre of the Beast's palace, the glittering glasshouse that brings Beauty both comfort and delight in her strange new environment, is filled with leafless brown rose-bushes. But deep within this enchanted world, new life, at once subtle and strong, is about to awaken.''
Donna McMahon Dance Of Knives Tor 2001 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 4.00 ''Vancouver in the 22nd century remains a vibrant seaport city despite the global economic collapse and massive sea level rise... divided between its prospering Guild citizens and the starving descendants of American refugees... '' The author's first novel.
Sean McMullen Souls in the Great Machine Tor 1999 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at the base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a slit at the base of the rear fold.. 5.00 ''The great Calculator of Libris was forced to watch as Overmayor Zarvora had four of its components lined up against a wall and shot for negligence. Thereafter, its calculations were free from error... only this strangest of calculating machines... could save the world from a new ice age... ''
Karen Miller (Also as K. E. Mills) The Falcon Throne Tarnished Crown Book One Orbit 2014 First Edition First Printing Fine Uncorrected Proof. 7.50 ''Every crown is tarnished by the blood of ambition... A masterful tale of the thirst for power and the personal cost of betrayal - packed with political intrigue, explosive action and compelling drama... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Flash Tor 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 3.00 ''Return to the world of Archform: Beauty... Earth is vastly changed. Ecological and biological catastrophe have raged across the planet, but for the survivors, it is a world of plenty. Even the poorest live in abundance, and the upper class - the ascendant - command technological marvels... ''
L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Imager's Challenge The Second Book of the Imager Portfolio Tor 2009 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 7.50 ''... Still recovering from injuries received in foiling the plots of the Ferran envoy, Rhenn is preparing to take up his new duties as imager liaison to the Civic Patrol of L'Excelsis... the Commander... doesn't want a liaison... Rhenn receives formal notice that one of the High Holders...has declared his intent to destroy Rhenn and his family... ''
Michael Moorcock The Jewel In The Skull (With James Cawthorn) Savoy/Big O 1979 First Edition Thus First Printing (Paper) Slightly rubbed at top and base of spine and lower front corner, card covers lightly creased, previous owner's sticker on front free end paper - Very Good book 7.50 ''In the ages that followed The Tragic Millennium The landscapes of earth grew old and strange. Where once the great nations of Europe had ruled, a mosaic of minor kingdoms fought and flourished. Far beyond their borders lay vast, shadowy lands of mystery. And from the Isles of Grandbretan came the first stirrings of a new power, The Dark Empire... ''
Michael Moorcock (Also as Bill Barclay, James Colvin & Roger Harris) The New Nature Of The Catastrophe (Editor, with Langdon Jones) Millennium 1993 First Edition Thus First Printing The Tale of the Eternal Champion Volume 9 Bruised at top and base of spine, lower corners bruised and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket Illustrated by Mal Dean & R. Glyn Jones. 20.00 Introductions by Mike Moorcock & James Colvin, and pieces by M. M., M. John Harrison; Brian W. Aldiss; Norman Spinrad; Maxim Jakubowski; James Sallis; Langdon Jones; Alex Krislow; Giles Gordon; John Clute; Charles Partington; Hilary Bailey; Simon Ings & John Davey
Michael Moorcock The Revenge Of The Rose Grafton 1991 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, top page edges foxed and page edges a little browned else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket 5.00 ''... To escape a mystic doom that will condemn him to an eternity of anguish, Elric must quest across the dimensions of the multiverse for the rosewood soulbox containing the soul of Sadric, his father... ''
Michael Moorcock The Whispering Swarm Book One of The Sanctuary of the White Friars Tor 2015 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, light pressure mark on front board and corners bruised and remainder felt pen dot on top page edges else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 7.50 ''In 1253 Henry III granted a parcel in the heart of London to... Carmelite friars... a sanctuary... Alsacia... No plague... No Great Fire... No Blitz... But... a young Londoner named Michael stumbles into Alsacia, stunned to discover an impossible place where reality and romance, life and death, fiction and history coexist... ''
Michael Moorcock Warrior Of Mars (The City Of The Beast, Lord Of The Spiders & Masters Of The Pit) New English Library 1981 First Combined & Hardback Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, lower corners bruised and page edges aged and a little marked - Very Good book in slightly worn, torn, rubbed and creased Dust Jacket. 7.50 ''For the first time in one volume, this is the collectors' edition of Michael Moorcock's classic Martian Trilogy, THE CITY OF THE BEAST, LORD OF THE SPIDERS and MASTERS OF THE PIT... '' Together with a new introduction by the Author. Scarce.
Patrick Moore Crater of Fear Burke 1975 First Edition Thus First Printing Slightly bumped and worn at top and base of spine, corners bruised, Ex. Lib. stamp on front fixed and trace of label removal on front free end paper and laminated covers protected with clear plastic 3.00 ''Rex Redmayne glanced through the observation window. The rocket was less than fifty miles above the surface of the moon, and below he could see the harsh, rocky landscape... ''
Patrick Moore Planet of Fire Children's Book Club 1969 Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges slightly stained and lightly marked and foxed Good to Very Good Book 3.00 ''Barry Nolan's space adventure begins when he rescues two men from a crashed and burning helicopter. His bravery earns him a place aboard the Mary Jane, a rocket bound secretly for Venus to try and rescue three Russian explorers who are trapped in orbit around the planet. Time is running short... ''
Patrick Moore The Voices Of Mars Burke 1960 Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned and marked - Very Good Book 4.00 ''Maurice Gray frowned thoughtfully, and stared across the silent landscape. It was still early in the afternoon, but here on Mars the temperature never rose above that of an English spring, and Maurice was none too warm in his close-fitting suit and cumbersome oxygen helmet... ''
Patrick Moore Worlds of Wonder Hodder & Stoughton 1962 First Edition First Printing Dust Jacket laminated to boards (for potential Library distribution?) worn, previous owner's name and stamp on front free end paper, a couple of page corner tips creased, and page edges lightly browned and slightly rubbed and marked - Good Book 7.50 The ninth in the series of space exploration adventures with Professor Lucius Brane and friends, this one on the planet Krono
Richard Morgan Broken Angels Gollancz 2003 First Edition First Printing Fine Uncorrected Proof. 10.00 ''Sleeved in a damaged Wedge-issue combat body, Takeshi Kovacs is serving as a mercenary in a filthy little Protectorate sponsored war to put down the revolution on Sanction IV... is dropped into a maelstrom of treachery and betrayal... a prize whose value is limitless and whose dangers are endless... ''
James Morrow City Of Truth Legend 1990 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket Illustrated by Steve Crisp 4.00 ''''Veritas is a city in a future world where all dishonesty is outlawed. At ten years old, every citizen is treated to a brainburn which forces them to speak only the immediate truth... Jack Sperry is happy... He has a desirable job as an art critic, a stable marriage and a son who he adores. So what could possibly persuade him to give all this up... ''
James Morrow Only Begotten Daughter (World Fantasy Award Winner 1991) Century 1991 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed and creased Dust Jacket With Publisher's Review slip 4.00 ''Murray Katz makes a sperm donation and unwittingly generates the latest Child of God, Jesus' half-sister. Julie. God, this time, played Mother and supplied the ovum. Murray doesn't want his daughter going into that line of work. He knows what happens to saviours, especially Jewish ones... ''
James Morrow The Last Witchfinder Weidenfeld & Nicholson 2006 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket slightly worn at the tips of the folds 4.00 ''... A tremendous romp through the annals of history... narrated by a book: Sir Isaac Newton's Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy, which is engaged in an eternal struggle with the most notorious of the Renaissance witch-hunting manuals... fought with squadrons of paper-eating moths and regiments of booklice... ''
James Morrow This Is The Way The World Ends Gollancz 1987 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly creased and browned Dust Jacket, where sellotape reinforcements (now removed) on the inside have darkened the upper and lower edges of the front panel and part of the spine. 4.00 ''George Paxon is a... contented tombstone engraver in a sleepy Massachusetts town, George lacks only one thing: an anti-radiation 'scopas' suit... to protect his daughter in the unlikely event of a nuclear war. When he is offered a suit in exchange for his signature on a document admitting his share of guilt... should war break out, George does not hesitate long... ''
Peter Morwood (Robert Peter Smith) Prince Ivan Legend 1990 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and pages edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. 4.00 ''... a tale of a Russia that never existed... of great heroes and beautiful princesses, or sorcerers both good and evil. All set beyond the steppes where the horizon goes on forever, and within forests that could swallow Europe... Prince Ivan... sets out on the bridal quest that will lead him to the fairest princess in all the Russias... ''
Peter Morwood The Dragon Lord Century 1987 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine, a couple of shallow indentations at the centre of the front board, page edges a little browned and marked, a few creased and one with a short (3mm) tear else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket with a couple of indentations at the centre of the front board and a few in the front gutter. 7.50 ''... Aldric Talvalin. high-clan lord, swordsman, scholar, emissary for hi king - and assassin... betrayed... to the Drusalan Empire which has been the enemy for three generations... There seems no aid or ally in this land... yet allies there are indeed... ''
Amy Myers The Fourth Book Of After Midnight Stories (Editor) 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... ''
Maurice Nahum Tales of Tomorrow No. 2 - October (Editor with Sam Assael) Spencer 1950 Ends of spine eroded, three store stamps and sticker on front cover, small chip missing from lower edge of front cover, Plus Books and previous owner's stamp, number and date on title page - Good? magazine 3.00 The Star Ship by Eric Lamont; Aftermath by Edward Ward; Soldiers of Space by R. J. Norton; Black Pirate by John Renolds; Fire-Ray Invader by Hamilton Donne (Norman Lazenby)
Kim Newman (Also as Jack Yeovil) Anno Dracula Simon & Schuster 1992 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, lower corners bruised and page edges a little browned else Fine book in slightly worn, torn, rubbed and creased Dust Jacket. 7.50 ''... In 1888, the Widow of Windsor has remarried, taking as her new consort Vlad Tepes, the Wallachian Prince infamously known as Count Dracula... But in Whitechapel, a murderer known as Silver Knife is cutting down vampire girls, and his crimes threaten to unsettle the new regime... ''
Leigh Nichols (Dean R. Koontz) The Eyes Of Darkness Piatkus 1981 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and small splash on edge of front free end paper but also darkening the next 60 page edges and page edges browned - Very Good book in price-clipped Dust Jacket, worn at the top of the rear fold. 7.50 ''People will die, coldly and brutally, before Tina is able to find out what really happened to her son. When she does, she learns a secret so incredible, so frightening and so dangerous that it must be kept at the price of any life... ''
Lee Anne Nicholson Radio Times Official Collector's Edition Star Trek 30 Years BBC 1996 First Edition in the UK First Printing (Paper) Around 5mm of spine edge lightly bumped/rubbed else Fine Book 5.00 100 Influential People in Star Trek; Leonard Nimmoy Looks Back; Over 400 Episode and Film Descriptions; Special First Ever Pull-Out Map of Federation Space; The Roddenberry Legacy; Behind the Scenes; The Fan Universe; Episode Log
Larry Niven A Gift From Earth Macdonald 1969 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top of spine, free end papers lightly browned and foxed and page edges marked else Fine book in like, lightly browned Dust Jacket a few tears and a little erosion at the top of the spine panel. 40.00 ''Mount Lookitthat was the only habitable place on We Made It, a narrow plateau less than half the size of California, surrounded by a black oven hot enough to melt lead with an atmosphere sixty times as thick as Earth's... the population had to remain stable... this meant... using live parts supplied by the Colonists... ''
Larry Niven Destiny's Road Orbit 1997 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 4.00 ''Almost 250 years ago, the starcruiser Argos reached the planet Destiny, carrying the first settlers... the landing craft... seared the wide, smooth Road into the rock... no settler who has travelled down the Road has ever returned... Jemmy Bloocher is a young farm boy who...accidentally kills... his flight becomes a quest to... uncover the many mysteries of Destiny's Road.''
Larry Niven Inferno (With Jerry Pournelle) Allan Wingate 1977 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and corners, spine a little leant, 'LEASAM HOUSE RYE' stamped on end papers, top page edges and pre-lim, light crease to front free end paper and page edges browned - Good? book in worn and torn Dust Jacket eroded at the top of the spine panel. 10.00 ''... takes the reader on a new conducted tour of Dante's underworld, conducted by an astonishing modern version of Vergil as a guide, in which we encounter a host of contemporaries in appropriate places on the way. Carpentier's journey takes him through dim nether regions where flame-coloured demons wield diabolically sharp pitchforks, and tormented vixens reign for ever in a pond of sheer ice.''
Larry Niven The Legacy of Heorot (With Jerry Pournelle & Steven Barnes) Gollancz 1987 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a touch of wear at the upper tip of the frear fold. 4.00 ''... the colonists begin to realise that on Avalon there are complex and lethal biological puzzles which they had not even begun to understand, including the strangest and most dangerous creature any human has ever had to face... the most convincing and hair-raising novel ever of humans struggling to survive on a strange new world.''
Larry Niven The Ringworld Engineers Holt Rinehart 1980 First TradeEdition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and top page edges foxed else Fine book in lightly creased Dust Jacket with damp-marking on the inside of the upper edge of the rear panel 10.00 ''... It has been twenty years since the quixotic, worldsweary Louis Wu discovered Ringworld... Now he returns, the captive of... Pierson Puppeteers... to find the Ringworld no longer stable... ''
Larry Niven The Ringworld Throne Orbit 1996 First Edition First Printing Small material tear at top of spine panel else Fine Uncorrected Proof, in slightly creased and lightly rubbed Proof Dust Jacket With Publisher's promotion sheet 20.00 ''Louis Wu is back - but he's now two hundred years old and definitely not looking for any more adventures. Until, that is, he meets an alien Puppeteer who has the power to make him young again. In exchange, Wu must return to the Ringworld, to save it from destruction... ''
Dennis Nolan The Castle Builder Macmillan 1987 Third Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine aqnd corners bruised else Fine book in like, slightly creased, unpriced, Dust Jacket with a short (10mm) tear at the lower edge of the front panel. 4.00 ''A little boy builds a massive elaborate sand castle on the beach. Stepping back to admire his creation, he is transported inside, where excitement and danger await... ''
Jeff Noon Pollen Ringpull 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, lower edge of front board near corner discoloured and page edges lightly browned and faintly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 7.50 ''In a strange re-mixed future Manchester a cloud of pollen descends - a new strain, each tiny grain a murderer... People are sneezing themselves to death and the pollen count is racing towards 2,000... shadow-cop Sibyl Jones and her wayward daughter Boda - are on separate paths into the dark place from where the pollen originates... ''
Claire North (Catherine Webb Also as Kate Griffin) The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August Orbit 2014 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. 20.00 ''Harry August is on his deathbed again. no matter what he does or the decisions he makes, when death comes, Harry always returns to where he began, a child with all the knowledge of a life he has already lived a dozen times before. Nothing ever changes. Until now... ''
Joan North The Light Maze Macmillan 1972 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, slight spine lean, board edges slightly bumped, library plate mostly removed from front free end paper, library stamp on copyright page and page edges lightly age-darkened - ?Good Book in slightly worn, chipped and torn Dust Jacket 10.00 ''... Harriet... helped by her laconic friend, Barney, had got used to the fact of her father's disappearance; her mother, detesting any suggestion of the supernatural, refused to discuss how or why any longer. But to Kit, visiting, it was a puzzle that at first puzzled, then intrigued, then fascinated her and brought five people into those avenues of flickering flame... ''
Andre Norton (Also as Andrew North & Allen Weston) Judgement On Janus Gollancz 1964 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine, corner tips bruised, gift inscription and date on front free end paper and page edges lightly browned and around 15mm of few edges faintly tinged with blue else Fine book in worn and slightly torn, marked and creased Dust Jacket, with the price removed, eroded at corners and with blue ink stain near lower tip of front fold. 10.00
Andre Norton (Also as Andrew North & Allen Weston) Star Man's Son 2250 A.D. (Day-Break 2250 A. D.) Staples Press 1953 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, slight spine lean, boards slightly marked and end papers, pre-lim and page edges partly browned'/marked - Good to Very Good Book. 20.00 ''A vast, hostile wilderness scarred by an atomic war that had destroyed civilisation two hundred years before; deserted cities choked with wreckage; misshapen creatures, once human, whom radiation had changed... this was the strange little-known world that lay just outside the mountain stronghold of the Puma Clan... '' Her first S.F.
Andre Norton The Crystal Gryphon Atheneum 1972 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges foxed and lightly browned else Fine book in lightly browned Dust Jacket, with a couple of creases in the front flap and a few short, superficial scratches on the rear panel 20.00 ''The curse of his forebears... was handed on to Kerovan at his birth... His feet... were small hooves, while his eyes were a strange butter-amber color. Yet he was... rightful heir to Ulm... invaders came to Ulm by sea and... overran much of the kingdom... a small and beautiful crystal sphere with a gryphon engraved therein... ''
Andre Norton The Zero Stone Gollancz 1974 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, slight spine lean, dart (?) hole in front board, Ex. School Lib. with appropriate plates, stamps and glue stains - ?Good? book in slightly creased Dust Jacket, with dart (?) hole in front panel 7.50 ''... A mysterious stone, born of worlds long extinct, is the key to powers unimaginable to man. Murdoc Jern, gem trader, finds that possession of the stone has led him to the centre of a web of intrigue and murder. With his companion Eet, an inscrutable feline mutant with phenomenal ESP powers, he is hunted through space... ''

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