Books For Sale - December 2017
Author Title Edition Condition Price Details
David Hagberg Terminator 3 Rise of the Machines Tor 2003 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... the human resistance sends back the Terminator... to protect him. But this time there's another, even more lethal terminator model... a Terminatrix... '' Novel based on the screenplay by John Brancato & Michael Ferris
Barbara Hambly Icefalcon's Quest Del Rey 1998 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''While chaos reigned in the Eastern lands, the Keep of Dare stood as a bastion against war and bandits and the spawn of unnatural sorceries. Then twin blows rocked the citadel... Behind the terror was the depraved, hook-handed general Vair... he had learned that the royal child possessed forbidden wisdom: a secret with which... Vair intended to conquer the world... ''
Barbara Hambly Star Wars Children Of The Jedi Bantam 1995 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Princess Leia, Han Solo and Chewbacca set out on a mission... They are searching for the long-lost children of the Jedi, a quest that takes them to the once-vibrant stronghold of Belsavis... Halfway across the galaxy Luke Skywalker... discovers the automated Dreadnaught Eye of Palpatine... Its mission: the total annihilation of Belsavis... ''
Barbara Hambly The Rainbow Abyss Grafton 1991 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Page edges slightly browned and slightly bumped else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... the wizards are on the run from jealous husbands, night-demons, anti-wizard cults and the Ladies of the Moon. At last they are offered sanctuary... performs a rare and difficult rite... a voice calls for help... men have learned the secret of destroying magic... soon all the mages will be dead... ''
Laurell K. Hamilton A Kiss Of Shadows Ballantine 2000 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and top corners else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''My name is Meredith Gentry, but of course it's not my real name. I dare not even whisper my true name after dark for fear that one hushed word will travel over the night winds to the soft ear of my aunt, the Queen of the Air and Darkness. She wants me dead. I don't even know why... ''
Laurell K. Hamilton A Lick Of Frost Bantam 2007 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine corners else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 'I am Meredith Gentry, princess and heir apparent to the throne in the realm of faerie... To be crowned queen, I must first continue the royal bloodline and give birth to an heir... yet for all our eager carnal efforts, I remain childless... ''
Laurell K. Hamilton Bullet An Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, Novel Headline 2010 First Edition in the UK First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''If I had ever wanted to give in to hysterics, it was then. How do you fight something with no body to kill? How do you fight something that can possess the most powerful vampires in the world and use them like puppets... ''
Laurell K. Hamilton Strange Candy Berkley 2006 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and top page corners bumped and creased else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket with a short tear at the lower edge of the rear panel £5.00 Introduction; Those Who Seek Forgiveness; A Lust of Cupids; The Edge of the Sea; A Scarcity of Lake Monsters; Selling Houses; A Token for Celandine; A Clean Sweep; The Curse-Maker; Geese; House of Wizards; Here Be Dragons; Winterkill; Steaming Souls and The Girl Who Was Infatuated With Death
Peter F. Hamilton The Temporal Void MacMillan 2008 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and upper cover corners lightly creased else Fine Uncorrected Proof. £15.00 ''The Intersolar Commonwealth is in turmoil as the Living Dream's deadline for launching its Pilgrimage into the Void draws closer. Not only is the Ocisen Empire fleet fast approaching on a mission of genocide, but also an internecine war has broken out between the post-human factions over the destiny of humanity... ''
W. A. Harbinson Dream Maker Walker 1992 First Edition in the US First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page £10.00 Clute - ''UK writer who has concentrated on the sf of paranoia, generally rooted in the notion that aliens are either investigating our planet or governing us, or both... Dream Maker... suggests that UFOs in need of energy from human minds are sucking holes in the ozone layer.''
Nick Harkaway Angelmaker Heinemann 2012 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of the spine, top edge of rear board and one page top edge else Fine Book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Joe Spork... repairs clockwork... When Joe fixes one particularly unusual device, his life is suddenly upended... it's a 1950s doomsday machine... Joe's once quiet world now populated with mad monks, psychopathic serial killers, scientific geniuses and threats to the future of conscious life... ''
Deborah Harkness A Discovery of Witches Headline 2011 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously Bruised at top of spine, light curl to front cover fore-edge and small mark to page edges else Fine Uncorrected Proof. £25.00 ''... historian Diana Bishop finds an alchemical manuscript in the Bodleian Library... a witch of impeccable lineage... a world... of powerful witches, creative, destructive daemons and long-lived vampires... the creatures gather... among them Matthew Clairmont, a vampire geneticist... they begin to unlock the secrets of the manuscript... ''
Deborah Harkness The Book of Life Headline 2014 First Edition in the UKFirst Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £20.00 ''After travelling through time to Tudor London, Historian and witch Diana Bishop and vampire scientist Matthew Clairmont are now back in the present to face new crises and old enemies... '' Third in the Trilogy
Deborah Harkness The Book of Life Headline 2014 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Press Release £10.00 ''After travelling through time to Tudor London, Historian and witch Diana Bishop and vampire scientist Matthew Clairmont are now back in the present to face new crises and old enemies... '' Third in the Trilogy
Thomas Harlan The Gate Of Fire Book Two of the Oath of Empire Tor 2000 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... following the increasingly deadly war, both military and sorcerous, between Rome and Persia... Prince Maxian... has raised both Julius Caesar and Alexander the Great from the dead. Now, with the power that their legends can offer him, he considers how to free Rome... ''
Thomas Harlan The Shadow Of Ararat Book One of the Oath of Empire Tor 1999 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and top page edges slightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''In what would be A.D. 600 in our history, the Roman Empire still stands, supported by the twin pillars of the Legions and Thaumaturges of Rome. Now the Emperor of the West, the Augustus Galen Atreus, will come to the aid of the Emperor of the East, the Augustus Heraclius, to lift the siege of Constantinople and carry a great war to... the Shahanshah of Persia... ''
Thomas Harlan The Storm Of Heaven Book Three of The Oath Of Empire Tor 2001 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. £7.50 ''... the great three-sided war continues. Rome against Persia against the tribes of the desert now commanded by Mohammed of Mekkah. The tide is turning against the Eastern Empire... Rome lies devastated by the long-pent eruption of Vesuvius... and in Judea, young Dwyrin is coming into his full powers... ''
Andrew Harman A Midsummer Night's Gene Legend 1997 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Professor Crickson has seen the future - and it tastes like chicken. The Prof. can unite vegetarians and carnivores by implanting the genes of said flavour into those of corn. Chicken Fed Corn... When the local Chief Inspector's daughter is abducted... and mysterious strands of DNA begin appearing in the amniotic tanks, it would seem that the Truth has become mightily bored hanging around Out There... ''
Anne Harris Accidental Creatures Tor 1998 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Helix has always been... different. After a lifetime of isolation, she travels deep into Vattown, where the vat divers live... and die... a motley bunch, mutated by repeated exposure to the growth medium they swim through to harvest biopolymers for the biotech megacorporation GeneSys... ''
Anne Harris Inventing Memory Tor 2005 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and top page edges slightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, slightly rubbed at the top of the spine £5.00 ''Shula is a slave in fabled Sumer - until Inanna, Queen of Heaven, appears before her. Chosen by the Goddess... Shula is freed... and set on an uncertain path... Wendy Chrenko... an overworked graduate student, researching her dissertation 'Remnants of Matriarchy in the Ancient Sumerian Inanna Cycle'... volunteering for a bizarre... scientific experiment... ''
Charlaine Harris (Charlaine Harris Schulz) An Ice Cold Grave Berkley 2007 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Sookie Stackhouse enjoys her life, mostly. She's a great cocktail waitress in a fun bar, she has a love life, albeit pretty complicated, and most people have come to terms with her telepathy... her brother Jason's... about to turn into a were-panther... a sniper sets his deadly sights on the local changeling population... ''
Charlaine Harris Dead as a Doornail Gollancz 2007 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and a slight spine lean else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Sookie Stackhouse enjoys her life, mostly. She's a great cocktail waitress in a fun bar, she has a love life, albeit pretty complicated, and most people have come to terms with her telepathy... her brother Jason's... about to turn into a were-panther... a sniper sets his deadly sights on the local changeling population... ''
Charlaine Harris Dead in the Family Gollancz 2010 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, slight spine lean and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket, rubbed along the lower edge. £4.00 ''Sookie Stackhouse enjoys her life, mostly. She's a great cocktail waitress in a fun bar, she has a love life, albeit pretty complicated, and most people have come to terms with her telepathy... her brother Jason's... about to turn into a were-panther... a sniper sets his deadly sights on the local changeling population... ''
Charlaine Harris Dead Reckoning Gollancz 2007 First Edition First Printing - Issued Simultaneously Slightly bumped at top & base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Sookie Stackhouse is a cocktail waitress in Bon Temps, Louisiana. It's a job which has its own challenges, but now the vampires and shapeshifters are finally 'out', you'd think the supernaturals would get on with each other... ''
Charlaine Harris (Charlaine Harris Schulz) From Dead to Worse Ace 2008 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and with short split in the material at the top and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''The supernatural community in Bon Temps, Louisiana, is reeling from two hard blows - the natural disaster of Hurricane Katrina and the man-made horror of the explosion at the vampire summit the month before... Sookie Stackhouse is safe but dazed... her weretiger boyfriend, Quinn, is among the missing... ''
Charlaine Harris Grave Sight Gollancz 2006 Third Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and top corners else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Harper Connelly is honest, ethical and loyal - and ever since a bolt of lightning zapped her... she's had an extra special talent: she can find dead people... as Harper sees it, she's providing a service to the dead, while bringing some closure to the living... ''
Christie Harris Mouse Woman and the Muddleheads Macmillan 1980 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Drawings by Douglas Tait £5.00 ''It was in the time of long ago, when things were different... there were not only people living on the northwest coast of Canada, but supernatural beings with extraordinary powers... One of the most important... was Mouse Woman... and she called those who couldn't or wouldn't do things in the correct way... 'muddleheads'... ''
Jack C. Harris Batman Castle of the Bat DC Comics 1994 First Edition First Printing (Paper) A couple of light creases to rear cover and the upper front corner lightly rubbed else Fine Book £5.00 ''A tale told in the classic manner... of unspeakable crimes and unutterable evil... of dark places where men go at risk of their immortal souls... of a grotesque bat-man who may be a saviour, a demon - or something far worse... In Elseworlds. Heroes are taken from their usual settings and put into strange times and places... ''
Joanne Harris The Evil Seed Warner Books 1992 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Spine, corners & front cover creased, pages lightly browned, WITHDRAWN & SOLD stamped on prelim page - Good book Signed by the Author on the Title Page £30.00 ''... When Alice Farrell is drawn to a Grantchester churchyard and reads the strange inscription on Rosemary Virginia Ashley's gravestone, she feels oddly disturbed. And when her former boyfriend Joe returns to Cambridge with his new girlfriend Ginny, Alice is repelled by the ethereal, lavender-eyed beauty - and certain of her evil... '' Very scarce - her first book.
Leonard Harris The Masada Plan Michael Joseph 1977 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, small (ca. 2 mm) cloth tear at base and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket, with a tiny print chip missing at the base of the front panel. £4.00 ''The year is 1979 and the Arabs have attacked Israel once more - with overwhelming force. The Israelis... are ready to launch the Masada Plan... As the clock ticks down to international holocaust, we realise that nothing is what it seems inn this devil's chess game... ''
Steve Harris The Hoodoo Man Headline 1992 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... Danny is dead. But a mother's love and the skilled hands of the surgeons work miracles and Danny is dragged back into his body - again and again. The trouble is, the Danny who finally comes back isn't quite the boy he once was... ''
Thomas Harris Hannibal Delacorte 1999 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with one crease in the front flap £10.00 ''... Seven years have passed since Dr. Hannibal Lecter escaped from custody... ''
Thomas Harris Hannibal Heinemann 1999 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''Hannibal Lecter emerges from the nightmare of the Eastern Front, a boy in the snow, mute, with a chain around his neck... he has brought his demons with him... Hannibal's uncle... brings him to France... But Hannibal's demons visit him and torment him. When he is old enough, he visits them in turn... ''
J. B. Harris-Burland (John Burland Harris-Burland also as J. B. Harris Burland & Harris Burland) The Lion's Claw Hutchinson [1919] First Edition First Printing (Pale Purple Boards, Black Lettering) Slightly bumped at top of spine and slightly bumped and slightly worn at base, rear board slightly damp-faded, page edges browned, with first and last few pages foxed, hinges partially cracked and weak, inscription on front fixed end paper - Good in slightly marked, torn, stained and rubbed Dust Jacket with small chips at both sides of top and base of spine panel, a short slit in spine panel and with a small (10mm square) area of front panel delaminated but barely affecting the full colour illustration - good? £65.00 A Detective-Thriller from an author well-known for his Science Fiction. Hutchinson planned 10 volumes in this series consolidating H-B's detective stories for the 'millions of readers' who'd enjoyed their appearance in serial form. Scarce.
Harry Harrison Stars and Stripes Forever Hodder & Stoughton 1998 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, small mark on lower edge of front board and page edges lightly browned and slightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''In 1861 the American Civil War was in its first lethal year... when a Union warship stopped a British ship at sea and took off two Confederate diplomats... there was a very real threat of war between Britain and the Union. Would Britain have invaded the United States? And if she had - what would have been the result?...'' Book 1 of the Stars and Stripes Trilogy.
Kim Harrison (Dawn Cook) Dead Witch Walking B.C.A. 2005 Second Reprint Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the fold tips and at the upper rear spine corner £4.00 ''All the creatures of the night gather in 'the Hollows' of Cincinnati, to hide, to prowl, to party... and to feed. Vampires rule the darkness in a predator-eat-predator world rife with dangers... and it's Rachel Morgan's job to keep the world civilised. A bounty hunter and witch with serious sex appeal... she'll bring 'em back alive, dead... or undead.''
M. John Harrison (Also as Gabriel King with Jane Johnson) Empty Space A Haunting Gollancz 2012 First Edition First Printing (Trade Paper) Fine book With the Publisher's Press Release £7.50 ''We thought we had filled space with a civilisation spread across the stars... But there is a lot of empty space in the universe... The vast empty space inside every atom... The aching empty space between a mother and a daughter in a quiet west London suburb... The empty space of the Kefahuchi Tract, hanging above us... ''
M. John Harrison (Also as Gabriel King with Jane Johnson) Light Gollancz 2002 First Edition First Printing Corners and top and base of spine bruised and slightly rubbed else Fine Uncorrected Proof £5.00 ''On the barren surface of an asteroid, located deep in the galaxy beneath the unbearable light of the Kefahuchi Tract, lie three objects; an abandoned spacecraft, a pair of what look like bone dice, and a human skeleton. What they are, and what they mean, are the mysteries explored and unwrapped... ''
M. John Harrison Nova Swing Gollancz 2006 First Edition First Printing Page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, rubbed along the top edge £20.00 ''Great tourist ships drift from star to star. Everything is out there and available. You can get a new body. You can get a new self. You can be anything you choose - except in the forbidden zone... '' Space-noir sequel to Light.
M. John Harrison Signs Of Life Gollancz 1997 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and a few page top corners curled else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... a sparely written thriller with a background of cosmic surgery, medical-waste dumping and genetic engineering, and a thoughtful novel which confronts issues of self-realisation and transformation.''
M. John Harrison Signs Of Life Gollancz 1997 First Edition First Printing Fine Uncorrected Proof in creased Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... a sparely written thriller with a background of cosmic surgery, medical-waste dumping and genetic engineering, and a thoughtful novel which confronts issues of self-realisation and transformation.''
M. John Harrison The Course Of The Heart Gollancz 1992 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a small spot of wear at the upper tip of the rear fold £7.50 ''One hot May night in the Cambridge meadows three students carry out... a ritualistic act which changes their lives... they read of a country called the Coeur, which emerges from between the shifting borders of Europe only under the most special conditions... In the Coeur everything is possible. There they may find not only escape but redemption...''
William K. Hartmann Mars Underground Tor 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... one of the world's foremost experts on planetary surfaces... speculates on the intriguing questions raised by the recent discovery of life on Mars... In out near future, a famous biologist stationed at the international Mars research outpost disappears... humanity is not the first sentient race to set foot on Mars... ''
Richard Hatch Battlestar Galactica Rebellion Ibooks 2002 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned and slightly bumped else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''The remnants of the ragtag fleet and the battle-scarred Galactica have escaped the clutches of the Cylons and warped into an unknown quadrant of the galaxy... in which their stardrives will not work... ''
Richard Hatch Battlestar Galactica Resurrection Ibooks 2001 First Edition Second Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''The Battlestar Galactica and the colonial fleet are in serious trouble... last encounter with the Cylons and the fierce alien race called the Chitain have left them crippled and exhausted and depleted of food and fuel. And they are still in Cylon space... ''
John Twelve Hawks The Traveller Bantam (UK) 2005 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Maya is hiding in plain sight in London. The twenty-six-year-old has abandoned the dangerous obligations pressed upon her by her father, and chosen instead to live a normal life. But Maya comes from a long line of people who call themselves Harlequins - a fierce group of warriors willing to sacrifice their lives to protect... Travellers... ''
Nathaniel Hawthorne The Haunting Tales Of Nathaniel Hawthorne John Calder 1980 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £10.00 Includes Rappaccini's Daughter; The Hollow of the Three Hills; Howe's Masquerade; Edward Randolph's Portrait; Dr. Heidegger's Experiment; The Gray Champion; Ethan Brand; The Christmas Banquet and Young Goodman Brown together with an Introduction by the Editor
Elizabeth Haydon Destiny Gollancz 2002 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top & bruised at base of spine & lower page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 The triumphant conclusion to the Rhapsody trilogy - ''... the world is crossing the threshold of disaster and faces utter oblivion... ''
Elizabeth Haydon Prophecy Child Of Earth Tor 2000 First Edition Second Printing Bruised at top & base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... Driven by a prophetic vision, Rhapsody races to rescue the religious leader of her new homeland while Achmed and Grunthor seek evidence of the F'dor. These three may be their world's only hope, the heroes spoken of in the Prophecy of the Three, but their time is running short... '' Sequel to Rhapsody: Child Of Blood.
Elizabeth Haydon Prophecy Child Of Earth Gollancz 2001 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and lower corners else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... Fleeing the demonic F'dor, Rhapsody, a Singer of talent and beauty, Achmed, the enigmatic assassin and Grunthor,. The deadly Firbolg Warrior... During their epic journey centuries have passed, their homeland has been destroyed and their people scattered across the world. Everyone they ever knew has long since passed away... Now the three companions must split up... ''
Elizabeth Haydon Prophecy Child Of Earth Tor 2000 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. . £3.00 ''... Driven by a prophetic vision, Rhapsody races to rescue the religious leader of her new homeland while Achmed and Grunthor seek evidence of the F'dor. These three may be their world's only hope, the heroes spoken of in the Prophecy of the Three, but their time is running short... '' Sequel to Rhapsody: Child Of Blood.
Elizabeth Haydon Requiem For The Sun Gollancz 2002 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and lower page edges browned else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... When the Dowager Empress dies, along with her successor, the instability of this mountainous, forbidding land allows for the rise of a new evil, igniting the spark of war that will threaten to overwhelm the known world... ''
Elizabeth Haydon Requiem For The Sun Tor 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket with a small (2mm) tear at the top of the spine panel £5.00 ''... When the Dowager Empress dies, along with her successor, the dark clouds of war loom on the horizon. And an old nemesis of Rhapsody's - presumed dead for centuries - resurfaces, forcing her to choose between facing his depravity or sacrificing her own life... and that of her unborn child.''
Elizabeth Haydon Rhapsody Child of Blood Tor 1999 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top & base of spine & lower page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a crease in the front flap £4.00 ''... a woman, a Singer of some talent, who is swept up into events of world-shattering import... ''
Elizabeth Haydon The Rhapsody Trilogy Gollancz 2000-2 All Are First Edition in the UK First Printing (Three Volumes) Slightly bumped at top and/or base of spines and page edges lightly browned else Fine books in like Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''... a woman, a Singer of great talent and even greater beauty. Quick and fluid with a blade. Achmed. The Brother: swathed in black and silence. An enigmatic assassin of unearthly talents And... Grunthor. The hugely powerful Firbolg Warrior: gruff but warm-hearted. And deadly... a quest to save their world.''
Paul Hazel The Wealdwife's Tale Morrow/AvoNova 1993 First Edition First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... now the melancholy Eighth Duke of West Redding does nothing but pine for his dear, deceased wife... he prepares for the approaching day when a miraculous, hand-crafted flying machine will carry him deep into the heart of the weald... where he believes his lost beloved waits... ''
Maria Dahvana Headley Queen of Kings Bantam 2011 First Edition First Printing (Trade Paper) Fine Uncorrected Proof. With the Publisher's Information Sheet £5.00 ''What if Cleopatra hadn't died in 30BC? What if she couldn't die? What if she became immortal?... a blood-craving, shape-shifting immortal: a not-quite-human manifestation of a goddess who seeks to destroy the world... the first book in an ambitious trilogy... ''
William Heaney (Graham Joyce) Memoirs of a Master Forger Gollancz 2008 First Edition First Printing - Issued Without Dust Jacket Page edges lightly browned else Fine book £40.00 ''... a dissolute bookseller, happily penning forgeries of classic works of literature to flog to gullible collectors... also a poet composing verse for his more attractive Asian friend... a drink problem... And William sees demons... Shadowy figures which lurk on the shoulders of everyone... except... '' First Printings of this are very scarce.
Robert A. Heinlein The Door Into Summer Gollancz 1967 First UK Hardback Edition First Printing (21/- net) Bruised at base of spine and top page edges foxed else Fine book in slightly browned Dust Jacket. £80.00 ''... For Dan Davis, still on the right side of thirty, suspended animation had never held any appeal. But on 3rd December, 1970, the thought of getting away from it all... became suddenly attractive. Why not take the Long Sleep and wake up in a different world...
Mark Helprin Winter's Tale Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1983 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, lightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''A chase that lasts one hundred years; a Brooklyn milk horse who discovers he can fly; a burglar's lair above the zodiac that vaults Grand Central Station; a beautiful consumptive girl, swaddled in furs, sleeping in a tent on the roof of her father's mansion... a mayoral election won by the promise to restore the snow... '' A Wonderful Fantasy.
Howard V. Hendrixs Better Angels Ace 1999 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... From California's La Brea tar pit, an artifact is unearthed that resembles an angel's shoulder blade - radiocarbon dating to tens of thousands of years in the past... Jim's immersion in the mystery... takes his mind... into the realm of a galactic consciousness unlike anything the universe has ever known... ''
Howard V. Hendrixs Empty Cities of the Full Moon Ace 2001 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''The biotech pandemic of 2032-33... empties cities and devastates human population worldwide... an apocalypse... revelatory... a genetically engineered virus precipitating shamanic manias of drumming, dancing, dreaming and shapeshifting... something new: A postapocalyptic world under the sway of the full moon... ''
Tom Henighan The Well of Time Collins 1988 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in Near Fine Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''From the snow-covered forests of primitive Canada, land of myth and magic, comes a tale of incest, lust and murder, of a young girl's quest to save her people.''
Brian Herbert Prelude to Dune House Atreides Hodder & Stoughton 1999 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. £12.50 ''... the epic story of what happened in the generation before Dune began... a breathtaking story of war, treachery and decadence... and steadfastness in the face of overwhelming odds.'' Scarce
Frank Herbert The Dosadi Experiment Gollancz 1978 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in slightly worn and browned Dust Jacket, with the spine panel background slightly faded. £5.00 ''...on Dosadi, he finds... an experiment in extreme overcrowding. The Gowachin are studying the new social forms which evolve to cope with this... But the experiment is getting out of control - the beings bred on Dosadi are so tough and resourceful that they threaten momentarily to break out... and overrun the galaxy... ''
James Herbert Ash Macmillan 2012 First Edition First Printing Top page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like, lightly rubbed Dust Jacket, with a small area of varnish delamination on the rear panel £5.00 ''... high on a craggy cliff top on the wind-battered western coast of Scotland is a remote, secluded, ancient castle... that holds secrets that would shake the world... David Ash, ghost hunter and parapsychologist, is sent there to investigate... ''
James Herbert Haunted Hodder & Stoughton 1988 First Edition First Printing Trade Issue Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like, price-clipped, Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''David Ash, a psychic investigator, is invited to Edbrook, a remote country house... Ash is renowned for his dismissal of all things supernatural... But at Edbrook there is a mystery which cannot easily be explained... Over three hideous nights of terror, David Ash is forced... to re-evaluate his beliefs... to confront the enigma of his own past... ''
James Herbert Moon New English Library 1985 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly creased and rubbed Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''He had fled from the terrors of his past, finding refuge... Until the 'sightings' began again, visions of horror seeping into his mind like poisonous tendrils, violent acts that were hideously macabre... the grotesque acts of another, a thing that gloried in murder and mutilation... A creature that eventually would come... to seek him out... ''
James Herbert Once MacMillan 2001 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges slightly browned else Fine book in like, slightly creased, Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''Remember the faery stories you were told... tiny, magical, winged beings and elves, wicked witches and goblins, Demons... all based on fact... Thom Kindred. The wonders were revealed... But so were the horrors... touched by perverted passion... corruption... his own worst nightmare... And only the magic of the little beings would be able to help... ''
James Herbert The Secret of Crickley Hall Macmillan 2006 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''There is an old, empty house in Devil's Cleave, a deep gorge that leads from the high moors down to the remote harbour village of Hollow Bay. the house is Crickley Hall and it's large and grim, somehow foreboding... rumoured to be haunted... thought to hold a secret... ''
James Herbert The Spear New English Library 1978 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, slight spine lean, light mark on front free end paper and page edges browned else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket, with the price removed £10.00 ''Ever since it pierced the side of Christ on the Cross some 2000 years ago, the Spear of Longinus has been a symbol of legendary mystical power... an idealistic young Nazi, helped Himmler... smuggle the Spear to England, where it is now in the hands of... a fanatical neo-Nazi cult who plan... to change the course of history... ''
David Herter Evening's Empire Tor 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and one page top edge slightly bumped else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket, a little worn at the tops of the folds and at the edge of the front fold £4.00 ''... in Evening, a small town famous for its cheeses... Russell Kent... has been commissioned to write an opera based on... Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea. Its story fills his dreams... in Evening he discovers many strange things... and is initiated into a fantastic secret the whole population is hiding in a cavern beneath the town... ''
Beth Hilgartner Cats in Cyberspace Meisha Merlin 2001 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Lightly rubbed at the top of the spine else Fine Book £5.00 ''... a cat's life for Fluffy and PKP... when Dana tries to introduce Colin to the Internet... Fluffy takes matters into her own capable paws... the two felines are racing along the fast lane of the information superhighway... Fluffy has her paws full and the two cats navigate their way towards complete financial freedom... ''
Joe Hill The Fireman Gollancz 2016 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Nobody knew where the virus came from. Fox News said it had been set loose by ISIS, using spores that had been invented by the Russians in the 1980s... Pregnant school nurse, Harper Grayson had seen lots of people burn on TV, but the first person she saw burn for real was in the playground behind the school... one woman's story of survival at the end of the world.''
Susan Hill The Woman in Black and other Ghost Stories Profile 2015 First Combined Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a touch of rubbing at the tips of the folds £10.00 ''A spectral figure whose appearance spells disaster. A picture with a dangerous secret. A childhood toy that mysteriously embodies the sins of its owners. A young woman raised from the dead. A house whose visitors feel a small, cold hand creeping into theirs... ''
William Hjortsberg Nevermore Atlantic Monthly 1994 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. £5.00 ''Set in 1920s New York City... Nevermore opens with the shocking discovery of a brutal double murder... The seemingly random attack baffles the police, but as the murder rate escalates... a shocking pattern takes shape... the unknown killer... recreates grisly scenes out of... Edgar Allan Poe's fiction... Sir Arthur Conan Doyle... Poe's ghost... Harry Houdini... ''
Russell Hoban Fremder Cape 1996 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and top page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £3.00 ''Fourth Galaxy, 4 November 2052: in the black sparkle of deep space a figure in a blue coverall tumbles over and over as it drifts towards the planet Badr al-Budur. No space suit, no helmet, no oxygen. He can't be alive, can he? But he is... ''
Russell Hoban The Medusa Frequency Cape 1987 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and one page lower edge creased and with a short (5mm) tear else Fine book in Dust Jacket, rubbed at top of the spine, top edges of flaps foxed and lower corner of front flap, clipped. £7.50 ''... an exquisite gem of a novel... From the man who has never failed to excite neurons, who walked and riddled his readers through ancient England, and then back to the First Crusade, now comes a tour of those places in your head you haven't been to before.''
Robin Hobb The Soldier Son Trilogy Voyager 2005-7 All are First Edition First Printing Bruised/lightly bumped at top and/or base of spines and page edges lightly browned else Fine books in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £20.00 ''Young Nevare Burvelle is the second son of a second son... Nevare will follow his father... into the cavalry, to the frontier... to the enigmatic Speck people... the last vestiges of magic in a world which is becoming progressive and technologised... ''
Mark Hodder A Red Sun Also Rises Del Rey (UK) 2012 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... My name is Aidan Fleisher. I was forced from my home, moved among the victims of Jack the Ripper, was tortured by a witch doctor, and awoke on another planet.. On Ptallaya, we were welcomed by the Yatsill... we found a new home beneath the world's twin suns. But a red sun also rises... and with it comes an evil more horrifying than any on Earth.''
Christopher Hodder-Williams 98.4 Hodder & Stoughton 1969 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with end flaps creased. £5.00 ''... This novel deals with far-reaching implications of transplant surgery, but knocked out of joint by the tortuous influence of the war men... no discovery - however marvellous in itself - can remain free from becoming fodder for the power morons... ''
P. C. Hodgell Dark of the Gods Meisha Merlin 2000 First Combined Edition First Printing (Paper) Lightly rubbed at base of spine and upper rear corner bruised else Fine Book £7.50 ''Jame is a Kencyr, one of the people chosen by the Three-Faced God to battle the demonic being Perimal Darkling which has broken into the Chain of Creation... ''
P. C. Hodgell Seekers Mask Meisha Merlin 2001 First Printing (Paper Issue) Lightly rubbed at top of spine else Fine Book £10.00 Introduction by Charles De Lint: ''... the bare bones of the plot undoubtedly sound like any one of literally dozens of derivative fantasy novels... but... Pat works with the archetypes of myth and high fantasy and uses them as a means of confronting and dealing with the real world... ''
Eva Hoffman The Secret A Fable for our Time Secker & Warburg 2001 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. £5.00 ''... about a peculiarly powerful mother-daughter bond and about a haunting, about a young woman's quest for individuation and the challenges posed by contemporary science to our deepest notions of individuality. Using the near future... Hoffman has written a tale that grapples with the oldest riddles of identity... '' This author's first novel.
Lee Hoffman Change Song Doubleday 1972 First Edition First Printing (With Code M51 on P, 203 = End Dec. '71!) Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, stains in end paper gutters and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket., with a small piece of browned tape reinforcing the, slightly eroded, head of the spine £7.50 Clute - ''... typically of her work, a polished, unpretentious adventure in which a juvenile protagonist on an unspecified planet, similar to but probably not Earth, succeeds in acquiring self-knowledge along with adult power''
Lee Hoffman In And Out Of A Quandry NESFA 1982 First Edition First Printing Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket, with a short crease in the spine panel. £7.50 ''... published to commemorate Lee Hoffman's appearance as Fan Guest of Honour at Chicon IV... contains several articles and essays on fanish topics... '' Bound with Up to the Sky in Ships ''... published to commemorate A. Bertram Chandler's appearance as Guest of Honour at Chicon IV... including... the first story in which John Grimes... appears... and 'A New Dimension', set in an alternate world in which Ned Kelly uses unusual tactics to win... independence.''
Lee Hoffman The Caves Of Karst Dobson 1970 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges badly foxed else Fine book in lightly browned Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''Deep in the water-filled caves of Karst, even if you had implanted gills, the thin line between life and death was stretched taut. Any ordinary mistake could spell finis... So Griffith wasn't all that surprised to find the body of another diver. until he realised the man had been deliberately killed... ''
Paul Hoffman The Left Hand of God Michael Joseph/Penguin 2010 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket £10.00 ''... the Sanctuary... a boy... perhaps fourteen... Thomas Cale... strange and secretive, witty and charming, violent and profoundly bloody-minded... so used to cruelty that he seems immune... he will... witness an act so terrible that he will have to leave this place, or die... But the Redeemers want Cale back at any price... not because of the secret he now knows but... ''
James P. Hogan Bug Park Baen 1997 First Edition First Printing Bumped and slightly torn at top and bruised at base of spine and remainder felt pen line on lower page edges else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Kevin Heber had it good. he had his own lab, a colleague he could trust, and an idea that could make him millions... he and his friend Taki have created a new entertainment media - live action adventure in micro mechanical scale. Bug Park... Kevin and Taki are teenagers... Somebody wants to squash Bug Park dead... ''
James P. Hogan Cradle of Saturn Baen 1999 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... the planet Jupiter has recently emitted a white-hot protoplanet as large as the Earth which is hurtling sunward like a gigantic comet... the new planet will come close enough to Earth to obliterate civilisation... ''
Nancy Holder Angel Endangered Species Pocket 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at lower front corner and a few lower page corners and page edges lightly browned and slightly rubbed else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''Cordelia Chase is accustomed to being rocked by excruciating visions courtesy of the Powers That Be... Faith - whose recent incarceration, it would seem, is the least of her problems. Angel wastes no time... '' The First Angel Hardback- action from early in the third season.
Robert Holdstock (Also as Ken Blake; Robert Black; Chris Carlsen; Steven Eisler; Richard Kirk & Robert Faulcon) Ancient Echoes HarperCollins 1996 First Edition First Printing Page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Jack Chatwin has visions. Vivid experiences of a world in parallel to our own; brief encounters with a human couple, Greyface and Greenface, fleeing a terrible event in their own world and battling with a land that is raw and cruel and old... Only when Greyface escapes into Jack's reality does the startling truth... start to occur to him... ''
Robert Holdstock Avilion Gollancz 2009 First Edition First Printing Lightly rubbed at base of front panel, light curl to top corner of front panel and page edges lightly marked else Fine Uncorrected Proof. With Publisher's Press Release £20.00 ''Jack and Yssobel were born deep in Ryhope Wood - Mythago Wood. They are half human and half mythago, the children of Steve Huxley and Guiwenneth of the Green, the legendary Celtic princess who was drawn from Steve's primal dreams... As they grow to adulthood, so Yssobel becomes infatuated with the very heart of the wood... '' Sequel to Mythago Wood
Robert Holdstock (Also as Ken Blake; Robert Black; Chris Carlsen; Steven Eisler; Richard Kirk & Robert Faulcon) Celtika Book One of the MERLIN CODEX Simon & Schuster 2001 First Edition First Printing Page edges slightly browned else Fine book in slightly creased,, Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £10.00 ''Centuries before he meets Arthur, Merlin wanders the Earth, eternally young, a traveller on the path of magic and learning. During his journeys he encounters Jason, whose search for the Golden Fleece he joins. It is a decision that will cost him dear!... '' Book One of The Merlin Codex.
Robert Holdstock Merlin's Wood or The Vision of Magic HarperCollins 1994 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges foxed and lightly browned else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket with the price removed. £20.00 ''In those days... Broceliande was a terrible place, an ancient gloomy forest growing over misty dells, forgotten stones, a place of hidden lakes and strangling thickets... the true heart of Broceliande could never be found, the stink of its corruption oozed from the edgewood, shedding ghosts like autumn leaves. This was the forest of legend where Merlin had come to dream his magic and the enchantress Vivien had come to beguile that magic from him... ''
Robert Holdstock The Broken Kings From the Merlin Codex Book 3 Gollancz 2007 First Edition First Printing Lower front corner lightly rubbed and two page corner tips creased else Fine Uncorrected Proof. £5.00 ''''All the signs are that the hill below the fortress of Taurovinda, stronghold of Urth, High King of the Cornovidi, is coming alive in a way that signals danger from the Otherworldly realm of the Shadows of Heroes. They claim the land as their own... ''
Robert Holdstock The Fetch Orbit 1991 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine, a few page top corner tips lightly creased and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like, lightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''There is a landscape between reality and dreams, a strange and primitive country that exists on the edge of our waking world... The Whitlocks' house, in the Kentish Weald, stands near a chalk-pit, and it is here that their son Michael creates his peculiar imaginary world, making his camp by the pile of grave-earth... ''
Robert Holdstock The Hollowing HarperCollins 1993 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like, unpriced, Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £10.00 ''...The wood shields a heart of primeval forest wherein live phantoms and strange creatures - mythagos - those shades generated over time by our dreams and nightmares... ''
Robert Holdstock Where Time Winds Blow Faber 1981 First Edition First Printing Page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''An unpredictable planet where time blows between past and future; a domed city, crawling along the sheer edge of a rift-valley, watching below as alien ruins flicker in and out of the present; a group of 'Manchanged' humans who have been medically and surgically adapted... who are struggling to adapt psychologically... ''
Cecelia Holland Dragon Heart Tor 2015 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and some page edges lightly bumped else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a trace of damp inside at the base of the spine. £5.00 ''Where the Cape of Winds juts into the endless sea... dwells the royal family that has ruled... from time immemorial... But there is an Empire growing in the east... Queen Marioza must marry one of the Emperor's brothers... Jeon and Tirza... their ship is attacked by a shocking and powerful dragon, red as blood and big as the ship... ''
Tom Holland Deliver Us From Evil Little, Brown 1997 First Edition First Printing Edges a little rubbed and a few page corner tips creased else Fine Uncorrected Proof. £5.00 ''Deep winter... 1659. A killer is abroad on Salisbury Plain... Bodies... horribly mutilated, dumped upon ancient holy pagan sites. Captain Foxe,,, is called upon to investigate... A long-buried evil, it seems, is awakening... from the very depths of Hell... ''
Guy Holmes P.E.A.C.E. Simon & Schuster 2000 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top & bruised at base of spine & page edges a little marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''The New York City of the not-too-distant future is a surveillance state... Police Enforced Anti-Crime Environment... Mac Wells... one of New York's elite undercover agents... strange and random acts of violence persist... a conspiracy that reaches to the highest echelons of the police department... and the government... ''
Tom Holt (Also as Thomas Holt & K. J. Parker) Earth, Air, Fire and Custard Orbit 2005 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and top page edges slightly foxed else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''J. W. Wells seemed to be a resprctable establishment, but the compant now paying Paul Carpenter's salary is in fact a deeply sinister organisation with a mighty peculiar management team. Paul thought he was getting the hang of it... but death is never far away... ''
Tom Holt (Also as Thomas Holt & K. J. Parker) Flying Dutch Orbit 1991 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and top corners else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''It's amazing the problems drinking can get you into. One little swig from an oddly shaped-bottle and you go from being an ordinary Dutch sea-captain to an unhappy immortal, drifting round the world with your similarly immortal crew, unable to stay in port for very long owing to side effects... Worst of all, Richard Wagner writes an opera... ''
Tom Holt Lucia In Wartime Macmillan 1986 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in lightly creased Dust Jacket with a spot of wear at the top of the rear fold £25.00 ''It is 1939. War threatens Europe... it has to be admitted that the hostilities that occupy the attention of Lucia and George are with Elizabeth Mapp-Flint rather than with the enemy across the Channel... Lucia's domination of the little Sussex town is under serious threat... '' Scarce
Tom Holt (Also as Thomas Holt & K. J. Parker) Nothing But Blue Skies Orbit 2001 First Edition First Printing Page edges browned and slightly bruised else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a short tear at the top edge of the rear panel £4.00 ''There are very many reasons why British summers are either non-existent or, alternatively, held on a Thursday. Many of these reasons are either scientific, mad, or both - but all of them are wrong... The real reason why it rains perpetually from January 1st to December 31st (incl.) is, of course, irritable Chinese Water Dragons... ''
Tom Holt (Also as Thomas Holt & K. J. Parker) Paint Your Dragon Orbit 1996 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Sculptress Bianca Wilson is a living legend. St George is also a legend... when Bianca's sculpture of the patron saint and his scaly chum gets a bit too 'life-like', it opens up a whole new can of wyrms... ''
Tom Holt The Portable Door Orbit 2003 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... what if your new employer was not the simple humdrum paper-shuffling outfit you supposed it to be? What if it was an elaborate front for the Dark Forces of Oddness?... ''
Tom Holt The Walled Orchard St. Martin's Press 1991 First Edition in the US First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine,, orange boards a little faded on spine and at extremities and a couple of page lower corners damp-rippled else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 Volume Two in the Walled Orchard series: sequel to Goatsong... ''... Eupolis describes the collapse of the world's most admired democracy and the end of the Athenian dream... ''
Tom Holt Valhalla Orbit 2000 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''As everyone knows, when great warriors die their reward is eternal life in Odin's bijou little residence known as Valhalla. But Valhalla has changed. It has grown. It has diversified. Just like any corporation, the Valhalla Group has had to adapt to survive. Unfortunately, not even an omniscient Norse god could have prepared Valhalla for the arrival of Carol Kortright, one-time cocktail waitress... ''
Tom Holt Wish You Were Here Orbit 1998 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''It was a busy day on Lake Chicopee. But it was an eclectic bunch of sightseers and tourists that had the strange local residents rubbing their hands with delight... most promising of all, there was Wesley Higgins... who was there because he knew the legend of the ghost of Okeewana. All he had to do was immerse himself in the... lake and he would find his heart's desire... ''
Tom Holt Ye Gods! Orbit 1992 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine & page edges a little marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a crease along front flap £15.00 ''... Being a Hero bothers Jason Derry. It's easy to get maladjusted when your mum's a suburban housewife and your dad's the Supreme Being. It can be a real drag slaying fabulous monsters and retrieving golden fleeces from fire-spitting dragons, and then having to tidy your room before your mum'll let you watch Star Trek... ''
Tom Holt You Don't Have To Be Evil To Work Here, But It Helps Orbit 2006 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine. lower front corner and lower edge of rear board else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Colin Hollinghead is a young man going nowhere fast. Working for his dad... the business is in trouble... a plan to turn things round... but... the devil is in the detail... perhaps his new friend from... J. W. Wells & Co. can help.''
Robert Hood Day-Dreaming on Company Time Five Islands Press1988 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Corners lightly rubbed. light crease to lower rear corner else Fine Book £5.00 12 short stories: Orientation; Bad Day for Something New; Last Remains; Necropolis; An Old Man and His Dog; Dead End; Juggernaut; A Good Friend; The Invasion of Earth A.D. Nauseam; Keep It Short; Caesar or Nothing and Day-Dreaming on Company Time
William Horwood Duncton Rising Volume Two of The Book Of Silence HarperCollins 1992 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket, with a touch of wear at the tips of the folds and a small wear spot at the lower edge of the front panel £4.00 ''... As cruel flurries of wind harry the highest and most ancient trees... timid Pumpkin reaches the Stone to pray for help. Only he and the venerable Master Librarian Stour have been left to defend Moledom's greatest library against the Newborn Inquisitors who have taken over the system... ''
William Horwood Duncton Tales HarperCollins 1991 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and at bottom edge of front board, top pages edges slightly browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... Decades of harmony have passed since... the brave moles of Duncton saved moledom's peaceful Stone followers from the evil Word. But now all is not well. Duncton Wood has grown sleepy, while moledom is dangerously complacent... ''
William Horwood Hyddenworld Spring Macmillan 2010 First Edition First Printing Limited State Signed by the Author (No. 151/500) Slightly worn at base of spine else Fine Uncorrected Proof. With Publisher's Promotional Letter £10.00 ''It has lain lost and forgotten for fifteen hundred years in the ancient heartland of England. A scrap of glass and metal melded by fierce fire. Created by the greatest of the Anglo-Saxon Craftlords, in memory of the one he loved. Her name was Spring, and... in the very heart of this work is a spark from the fires of the Universe... ''
Robert E. Howard The Complete Chronicles Of Conan Centenary Edition Gollancz 2006 First Combined Edition First Printing - Issued Without Dust Jacket Fine book With colour frontispiece artwork by Les Edwards £100.00 ''... in the chronological order they were first published... Robert E. Howard's definitive stories of Conan, exactly as he wrote them... '' Edited and with a 28-page afterword by Stephen Jones. Colour frontispiece artwork by Les Edwards (which was printed in black-and-white in later printings). Scarce.
L. Ron Hubbard Battlefield Earth A Saga Of The Year 3000 St. Martin's Press 1982 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, page edges slightly marked and with a binding fault slightly affecting the cloth over rear hinge else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket. £20.00 ''... an enormous epic of adventure set in the year 3,000, when the future survival of what's left of the human race is at stake... The Psychlos... have dominated and exploited all known galaxies for centuries... How one man - with the aid of a few surviving Scotsmen - tackles the greatest malignant power in the universe... '' Apparently 1st printings are scarce not having been generally released for sale. Better than the film??
L. Ron Hubbard Old Doc Methuselah Bridge/New Era 1992 (Note: US Bridge Edition with UK New Era D. J.) Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket. £4.00 Introduction by Robert Silverberg; Foreword; Ole Doc Methuselah; Her Majesty's Aberration; The Expensive Slaves; The Great Air Monopoly; Plague; A Sound Investment; Ole Mother Methuselah and About the Author
Tanya Huff Smoke and Shadows Daw 2004 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and small spot on top page edges (no, not a remainder) else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a short (5 mm) sealed tear at top of spine adjacent to rear panel £5.00 ''... It began with shadows - shadows that seemed to be where shadows didn't belong, shadows that almost seemed to have an existence of their own... '' A return to the world of Vicki Nelson and vampire Henry Fitzroy,
Tanya Huff The Silvered Daw 2012 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, top of rear and base of front board else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... It began with the prophecy... that had Emperor Leopold's army bent on conquering... Aydori... ruled by the Hunt Pack - shape changers who took the form of wolves... and the Mage-pack - masters of the six disciplines... the emperor's new weapons... hot air balloons... guns loaded with silver bullets... deadly to the Pack... ''
Rhys Hughes Journeys Beyond Advice Sarob Press 2002 First Edition First Printing (302 copies printed) Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £15.00 Dedication; The World Beyond the Stairwell; A Rape of Knots; Mah Jong Breath; The Swine Taster; The Semi-Precious Isle; The Herb Garden of Earthly Delights; The Singularity Spectres; Afterword; Acknowledgements
Stephen Hunt The Court Of The Air HarperVoyager 2007 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and a few page edges bruised/rubbed else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... When streetwise Molly Templar witnesses a brutal murder at the brothel she has just been apprenticed to, her first instinct is to run back to the poorhouse where she grew up. But there she finds her fellow orphans butchered, and it slowly dawns on her that she was in fact the real target of the attack. For Molly carries a secret deep in her blood... ''
Walter H. Hunt A Song In Stone Discoveries/Wizards of the Coast 2008 First Edition First Printing Small paper chip missing from base of spine, covers slightly rubbed & page edges a little browned else Fine Uncorrected Proof £5.00 ''... For Ian Graham, life was finally on the upswing, until he was dropped without warning into the year 1307, sent to the Templars to find the key to the healing music of Rosslyn Chapel, the music that only he can hear and - with luck - return to the twenty-first century... before Friday, October 13th... '' To be published in November.
Walter H. Hunt The Dark Ascent Tor 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... As armadas clash and outposts fall, the overly confident alien menace is forced to confront a zor-human alliance that has been warned... '' Book 3
Walter H. Hunt The Dark Crusade Tor 2005 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... the same ancient philosophy of the zor race that prophesied the 'Dark Wing' has also foreseen a hero that will meet the new menace... '' Book 4
Walter H. Hunt The Dark Path Tor 2003 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped and with a small cloth tear at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and top edge or front board else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Man and zor , once sworn enemies... now live side by side... a mystery from the past has become a threat to the present... '' Book 2
Walter H. Hunt The Dark Wing Tor 2001 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... the zor decide to mount a surprise attack against the human colonies... a controversial scholar by the name of Marais... claims to have a plan to deal with them... Marais is put in charge of the battlefleet... '' Book 1
Charlie Huston Sleepless Orion 2010 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Press Release £5.00 ''... An epidemic of sleeplessness is sweeping LA, and as the afflicted gradually lose their minds, the border between reality and nightmare is getting awfully hard to keep in focus... Haas spends his days... posing as a drug dealer in a quest to find the source of Dreamer, the black market narcotic that provides relief for the sleepless - before it kills them... ''
Shaun Hutson Captives Macdonald 1991 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges a little marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the tips of the folds £4.00 ''... behind the sealed doors of the hospital wing of Whitely prison... Dr. Robert Dexter is working at his own methods of solving prison overcrowding. Methods that have gone a little wrong... that will turn ordinary men into raving psychopaths, screaming for vengeance, destruction and death... ''
Shaun Hutson Epitaph Orbit 2010 First Edition First Printing Fine book in a like Dust Jacket £10.00 ''... When Frank and Gina Hackett's daughter, Laura, is abducted and murdered, the police are baffled... Frank and Gina decide to take matters into their own hands... they want a confession. If you say you did it, they'll kill you. if you say you didn't, they'll leave you to die. So how do you stop the next words you say from being your last?... ''
Shaun Hutson Erebus W. H. Allen 1984 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page £40.00 ''... mythic country beyond Hell itself, has cast its shade over the small town of Wakely... a strange place... Wakely people... are pale and gaunt, they have abnormally long fingernails and prominent teeth - some of them have hair on the palms of their hands... A young journalist, attractive Jo Ward... ''
Shaun Hutson Heathen Little, Brown 1992 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''Donna Ward was shattered when her husband was killed in a car crash, devastated to learn that another woman had been with him, and disbelieving when the police informed her that the crash had been no accident... he was researching... a book... no ordinary book... the people who need it will stop at nothing... The Sons of Midnight... ''
Shaun Hutson Hybrid TimeWarner 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''For fifteen years Christopher Ward has known only success as a writer... Now, though, the good times are over... Struggling to complete a new novel Ward finds himself sucked into a vicious cycle: the further into the book he gets, the harder it becomes... Then the incidents begin. Strange unexplainable events... ''
Shaun Hutson Knife Edge Little, Brown 1997 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''... Sean Doyle... has only seven hours in which to save London - and the Northern Ireland peace process - from disaster... a series of bombs to be detonated in the centre of the capital every hour... Doyle knows he could be signing his own death warrant if he observes orders, but... his duty to fight terrorism... his job... ''
Shaun Hutson Nemesis W. H. Allen 1989 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges slightly browned and marked else Fine book in like, unpriced, Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... Hinkston is a town with a secret. a series of horrific and unexplained murders has brought terror to the area, and when Sue approaches Dr. Edward Curtis - a man famous in Hinkston for his treatment of infertile women - to help her conceive another child, past and present evils give birth to a new nightmare... ''
Shaun Hutson Spawn W. H. Allen 1983 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges slightly browned else Fine book in like, price-clipped, Dust Jacket, price-stickered by the publisher. Signed and Personalised by the Author £7.50 ''... Harold Pierce is released from a mental hospital where he has spent all of his adult life. his new job as a hospital porter involves him in the burning of aborted foetuses - an act which brings back nightmare memories... the deranged by gentle Harold begins to neglect his duties... ''
Shaun Hutson Three Novels in One Volume Comprising Slugs Spawn Erebus Macdonald 1994 First Combined Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, one light spine crease, touch of wear at lower corners and page edges browned else Fine book in laminated boards and like, slightly creased and rubbed, unpriced, Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Slugs One female slug can lay one and a half million eggs a year... new tastes, new cravings. For blood. For flesh... Spawn Released from a mental hospital, Harold Pierce is given a job as a hospital porter... that job involves the disposal of abnormal foetuses... Erebus Wakely was just a small farming community but something was terribly wrong there... ''
Shaun Hutson White Ghost Little, Brown 1994 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... The IRA, drugs and the Chinese. It doesn't add up. Only when Doyle connects it to the killings of the Chinese in London and Hong Kong does it make sense. The Triads are at war with each other, and one gang has the support of the IRA. but why? The carnage itself is only just beginning - and will escalate to unheard-of heights unless... '' Thriller?
Alan Hyder Vampires Overhead Ash-Tree Press 2002 First Printing (Paper) Fine Book £100.00 Iintroduction by Jack Adrian. ''From somewhere out of space through the stratosphere. from the unknown, dropping through a silence with bleak eyes fixed greedily towards the inhabited earth. They might hace bred here unseen, unheard of, in some darkly warm unexplored tropical fastness... '' Originally published in 1935 - a very scarce vampire novel.
Alexander C. Irvine (Also as Alex Irvine) The Narrows Del Rey 2005 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Slightly rubbed at top and base of spine and top front cover corner creased else Fine book £3.00 ''... World War II... Dtroit, where Henry Ford's factories have been retooled for America's grand war effort... a top-secret effort to produce golems... the devilish dwarf known as the Nain Rouge... a shape-shifting Indian shaman... a cataclysm of mythic and sinister proportions... ''
Carl Jacobi Disclosures In Scarlet Arkham House 1972 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened/foxed else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £20.00 ''... sixteen of his finest tales. They range in variety and mood from fantasy to the macabre, from chilling horror to the marvellous vistas opened by tomorrow's science... ''
Carl Jacobi Revelations In Black Spearman 1974 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £20.00 Revelations in Black; Phantom Brass; The Cane; The Coach on the Ring; The Kite; Canal; The Satanic Piano; The Last Drive; The Spectral Pistol; Sagasta's Last; The Tomb from Beyond; The Digging at Pistol Key; Moss Island; Carnaby's Fish; The King and the Knave; Cosmic Teletype; A Pair of Swords; A Study in Darkness; Mive; Writing on the Wall; The Face in the Wind
Kate Jacoby (Tracey Oliphant) Black Eagle Rising Third Book of Elita Gollancz 2000 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket £5.00 ''... Robert has spent the last five years in hiding... Nash has been draining the lifeblood from magic-users to regain his own powers... times are changing... '' Following Exile's Return and Voice of the Demon.
Kate Jacoby Exile's Return First Book Of Elita Gollancz 1998 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and slight spine strain else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a short tear at the base of the rear fold and a little creasing Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''In a land in turmoil, at a time when history meets destiny, an exile and an orphan become caught in a prophecy greater than the imaginings of its creator, a prophecy older than time itself... '' The author’s first book.
Mike Jahn The Rescue Of Athena One Allan Wingate 1978 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly worn, price-clipped, Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''An incredible adventure of The Dix Million Dollar bionic superman... the Athena One rocket manned by America's first woman astronaut takes off... a family of inter-terrestrial delegates... a gigantic explosion reported on the Athena One... Steve's bionic power is stretched to its farthest limits.'' From The Rescue of Athena One and Straight on Till Morning by D. C. Fontana
Charlie Hamilton James The Matewix HarperCollins 2003 First Edition First Printing Page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed, price-clipped, Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''Titty raced down the green corridor and leapt out of a first floor window, crashing to the ground three-and-half feet below. She leapt to her feet and shot off, not even apologising to the woman whose Yorkshire Terrier had died softening her landing. She rounded a corner or two... 'Where now, Operator?' she shouted down her phone... ''
Donald James The Fortune Teller Century 1999 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, one light spine crease and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket, with Signed by The Author sticker on the front panel. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''... Murmansk... early in the new century... Inspector Constantin Vadim... young wife... hasn't come back... a second missing woman... the dark power of Russian myth and prophecy... an abductor who is at once devilishly clever and bafflingly deranged.''
P. D. James The Children Of Men Faber 1992 First Edition Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Compliments Slip submitting it for the Arthur Clarke Award £4.00 Clute - ''... a 21st century Britain crippled by universal human infertility and dominated by a dictatorial 'Warden'. The ending--couched in guardedly Christian terms - offers some chance of redemption''
Mark Jansen Apers Dailey Swan 2006 First Edition First Printing (Complimentary Copy) Fine book Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''Time: Near future Place: California... Mission: Create a new order of life as a source of manual labor... unintended consequence... high level of intelligence... '' Based on the screenplay by Barbara Day Zinicola and Mark Jansen
Mike Jefferies Palace of Kings Collins 1987 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, and pages slightly browned, else Near Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... even as Thane claims his grandfather's magic sword to kill the Nightmare enemy, Krulshards eludes him... where he prepares a terrible revenge. Thane is pledges to follow... but King Holbian waits... as seething Nighbeast hordes swarm against the walls. The fate of Elendium hangs on Thane's choice... ''
Mike Jefferies The Road To Underfall Collins 1987 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''it is many generations now since the Battle Owls, the Warhorses and the Border Runners answered the war trumpets of the kings of Elundium. The corruption of the Chancellors surrounding the throne has allowed Krulshards, Master of Darkness, to gather his forces... All Elundium is poised for destruction... ''
Alex Jenkins The Regional Accounts Director of Firetop Mountain Bantam 2008 First Edition First Printing - Issued Without Dust Jacket Bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in laminated boards - as issued £4.00 ''Life as a data-entry temp is great. Your job satisfaction is through the roof. What could be better... The only cloud on your horizon is the blood gathering under your chair... time to set off on an office adventure of your very own... '' A 9-to-5 choose-your-own-adventure-style-parody...
T. M. Jenkins The Waking Macmillan 2006 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine & a couple of light pressure marks across the front panel else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a small tear at the top of the front fold. £5.00 ''... 2070: sixty-four years after his own violent death Nate is resuscitated, using the body of an anonymous donor... all too soon, an investigative journalist blows the cover... threatens both to expose the identity of the mysterious donor and unravel the truth behind Sheehan's murder all those years ago... ''
K. W. Jeter Blade Runner 3 Replicant Night Millennium 1996 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on a pre-lim page £7.50 ''... Speed-Death productions are shooting a movie off-planet - the story of Rick Deckard. Desperate though Deckard is for money, watching his hunt for the replicants being repeated on the set is doing weird things to his mind... ''
K. W. Jeter Death Arms Morrigan 1987 First Edition Limited State Signed by the Author (No. 112/250) Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, small speck on top page edges and Author's signature partly offset onto opposite page else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''In a devastated Los Angeles of the near future most of the population have fled from THE FEAR, leaving the city inhabited by freaks and dropouts, policed by the powerful and mysterious SCRAP organisation. Into this stark world Legger is thrown... '' Afterword: The Young Man Comes To The City not present in the trade edition.
K. W. Jeter Death Arms Morrigan 1987 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''In a devastated Los Angeles of the near future most of the population have fled from THE FEAR, leaving the city inhabited by freaks and dropouts, policed by the powerful and mysterious SCRAP organisation. Into this stark world Legger is thrown... ''
K. W. Jeter In The Land Of The Dead Morrigan 1989 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''Cooper is having trouble telling the living and the dead apart - and he doesn't have much time to figure out the difference... California during the Great Depression... Vandervelde, a citrus grower with a... taste for games that end in bloodshed... Fay, a girl who believes she can talk to the dead... Cooper... 'll find out what life is really like... in the land of the dead.''
K. W. Jeter Wolf Flow St. Martin's Press 1992 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top & base of spine & page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly worn & torn Dust Jacket a little eroded at the top of the front fold. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''The desert souls and parched dreams within this book are real and frightful, and demonstrate the exceptional literary prowess that has made K. W. Jeter one of today's most important young writers.''
Milton Johns Patriot Future Lyford Books 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top & base of spine & small mark on front free end paper else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... part Bladerunner, part 1984... America... 2021... Federal Police Narcotics Detective Matt Sherida... struggles every day to stem the tide of an insidious new narcotic... a second role... to infiltrate a rebel political movement... ''
Dennis Jones The Mask and the Sorceress Book Two of the House of the Pandragore Eos 2001 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Seventeen centuries past, a great diviner locked the Deep Magic away forever with a powerful spell known as the Ban, deeming the primal sorcery too dangerous for use by humankind. But more than a millennium later, evil and ambition united to break the Ban... ''
Diana Wynne Jones Everard's Ride NESFA 1995 First Edition First Printing Limited State Signed by the Author (No. 25/185) Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket and Fine Box. Dust Jacket art by Ruth Sanderson £200.00 Published to commemorate Diana Wynne Jones' appearance as Guest of Honour at Boskone. Introduction by Patricia Wrede. Collects two never-before-published novella's, ''Everard's Ride'' and ''The True State Of Affairs'', plus six stories and an article on Tolkien
Gwyneth Jones (Also as Ann Halam) Band Of Gypsys Gollancz 2005 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''... Ax Preston, former dictator, returns to England to take up the Green President job... he finds some outrageous details in the contract, so the Triumvirate decamps for Paris... embarrassing the English government over conditions in the new-slavery labour camps... '' Fourth volume in the sf/fantasy series.
Gwyneth Jones (Also as Ann Halam) Bold As Love: The Backstory B. S. F. G. 2001 First Edition First Printing Limited State (Paper) (No. 185/300) Fine Booklet £4.00 19 Page centre-stapled booklet - published by The Birmingham Science Fiction Group to celebrate her appearance as Guest Of Honour at Novacon 31, November 2001 Autobiographical notes about the creation of her novel Bold As Love
Gwyneth Jones Flowerdust Headline 1993 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top & base of spine & page edges browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''Flowerdust is not a sequel to... Divine Endurance. It is a story within a story, an episode that doesn't quite fit within the confines of that original myth and yet illuminates it.''
Gwyneth Jones Flowerdust Headline 1993 First Edition First Printing Fine Uncorrected Proof. £7.50 ''Flowerdust is a companion to Divine Endurance, set in a strange and distant future southeast Asia. A powerful drug, Flowerdust, is causing trouble... Derveet, a charismatic political leader, sets out to stop the spread of the drug and... uncovers a secret plot... ''
Gwyneth Jones Grazing The Long Acre PS Publishing 2009 First Edition First Printing - Issued Without Dust Jacket Bruised at top & base of spine else Fine book in laminated boards - as issued £15.00 13 stories: Gravegoods; The Eastern Succession; Blue Clay Blues; Identifying the Object; Balinese Dancer; Grazing The Long Acre; La Cenerentola; Destroyer of Worlds; The Fulcrum; The Voyage Out; Saving Tiamaat; The Tomb Wife & In The Forest Of The Queen
Gwyneth Jones Kairos Unwin Hyman 1988 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, upper rear corner quite badly bumped and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed and creased Dust Jacket, with a fine scratch on the rear panel Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 Clute - ''... the female protagonist descends into the disintegrating UK's netherworld through ingesting a drug, Kairos, which literally recasts reality around her... ''
Gwyneth Jones Phoenix Cafe Gollancz 1997 First Edition First Printing Page edges lightly little marked else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''... Twenty-third-century Paris is a violent place, its air charged with dark eroticism and the anger of the dispossessed. But through the pounding beat of the cafe's music there sounds a note of graceful disengagement: a meditation on the unstable nature of reality; an acceptance of boundaries always in negotiation... '' Last book of the Aleutian trilogy
Howard Andrew Jones The Desert of Souls The Chronicles of Sword & Sand Volume 1 Head of Zeus 2013 First Edition in the UK First Printing - Issued Without Dust Jacket Bruised at top of spine and front panel laminate very lightly rippled else Fine book in laminated boards - as issued £4.00 ''Amid the trackless sands of ancient Arabia, two companions - a swordsman and a scholar - search for the ruins of the lost city of Unar. Before their quest is over, they will battle necromancers and assassins, they will confront a creature that has traded wisdom for the souls of men since the dawn of time and they will fight to save a city's soul.''
J. V. Jones A Sword From Red Ice Book Three Of Sword Of Shadows Orbit 2007 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised, and with a light crease, at top of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 'The Long Night has begun. The Endlords and their dark army of Unmade prepare to unleash... destruction upon the world. Every Sull warrior must step forward and fight... Key to mankind's survival is the sacred warrior Ash... she must discover her powers... ''.
J. V. Jones The Barbed Coil Warner1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine, a few page lower corners creased and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Patterns, pictures, pigments: patterns with the magic to transform men into creatures, drive monarchs mad, or reweave destinies... Tessa... comes across an intricately designed, barbed ring. She slips it on her finger... and Tessa is suddenly in another world... Sorcerous death stalks her... ''
J. V. Jones Watcher of the Dead Book Four of Sword Of Shadows Tor 2010 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket £4.00 ''... Clan Blackhail... is in disarray. A usurper wages war in the clan's name... Raif Sevrance, who possesses the legendary sword Loss, may be the prophesied warrior who can reunite the clans... But... Raif is captured... ''.
J. V. Jones Watcher of the Dead Book Four of Sword Of Shadows Orbit 2010 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a small area of varnish missing (sticker removal). £5.00 ''The Long Night has begun and the world moves inexorably toward the final apocalyptic battle... Raif Sevrance, Watcher of the Dead, has endured many trials to lay claim to the renowned sword known as Loss. But the price of wielding the legendary weapon is high... ''.
Jenny Jones The Blue Manor Gollancz 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine, one page top edge distortion from book-mark and top page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... In one of those secret places... the Blue Manor waits... it is a place of power, where sin is exposed and purged: a litmus paper for evil. it harbours within its walls years of brutal, violent, perverse secrets... which compel its inhabitants to re-enact a terrible story... ''
Jenny Jones The Edge of Vengeance Volume Two of Flight Over Fire Headline 1991 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in Dust Jacket with a touch of edge-wear. With Publisher's Promotion Sheet £5.00 ''''The two masked figures echoed down the corridors of reality and dream, Their hatred reverberated over aeons, spanned universes... Their battle-ground was humanity... On Peraldon the vengeful sun burns over a raw landscape. The Desert Rose, a carnivorous, sentient jungle, roams an arid kingdom of dust... ''
Lanyon Jones When Dusk Comes Creeping Stories of the Sinister Kimber 1985 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, a little light shelf-wear, and page edges marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, rubbed and slightly creased along the top edge. £7.50 ''... new collection, whose themes are suggested by rhymes and songs from nursery. But these are far from nursery fare, for when the light goes out, and the dusk comes creeping, it is not sweet dreams that follow.''
Stephen Lloyd Jones Written in the Blood Headline 2014 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Press Release £7.50 ''... Leah Wilde is about to gamble her life to bring a powerful man an offer. A promise. Leah has heard the dark stories... and knows she is walking into the lion's den... her options are running out. Her rare lineage, kept secret for years, is under terrible threat... unless Leah and her mother, Hannah, are prepared to join up with their once deadly enemies... ''
Robert Jordan (James Oliver Rigney, Jr.- also as Chang Lung, Regan O'Neal and Jackson O' Reilly) Crossroads Of Twilight Book Ten Of The Wheel Of Time Orbit 2003 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 lightly creased Dust Jacket. £3.00 ''... Rand must gamble again, with himself at stake - and he cannot be sure which of his allies are really enemies... ''
Robert Jordan New Spring: The Novel Tor 2004 First Edition First Printing Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket £3.00 ''For three days the battle has raged... In the city, a Foretelling of the future is uttered. On the slopes of Dragonmount... is born an infant prophesied to change the world... '' The story before the Wheel turned..
Robert Jordan (James Oliver Rigney, Jr.- also as Chang Lung, Regan O'Neal and Jackson O' Reilly) The Conan Chronicles Legend 1997 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like, unpriced, Dust Jacket, with a little damp-marking inside the spine panel (no show-through). £7.50 ''... less than nineteen years old... the young Conan must join forces with Karela, a dangerously seductive female bandit... Conan braves the traps and treacheries of the Royal Palace of the Dragon... Conan defies the sorcerous power of the Cult of Doom for the sake of a beautiful young woman... ''
Robert Jordan (James Oliver Rigney, Jr.- also as Chang Lung, Regan O'Neal and Jackson O' Reilly) The Conan Chronicles 2 Legend 1997 First Combined & Hardback Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, faint damp-marking at the lower edges of the boards and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, damp-marked inside along the lower edge (no show-through). £10.00 Together with Conan The Indestructible: a history of Conan and his times by L. Sprague de Camp
Robert Jordan The Fallon Blood Forge 1995 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Near Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 Originally published in paperback in 1980 this is a non-fantasy, historical novel set in the American South before, and during, the American revolution. By the author of The Wheel of Time and others.
Robert Jordan The Path Of Daggers Book Eight of The Wheel Of Time Orbit 1998 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, edge-rubbed, Dust Jacket. £3.00 ''... The Seanchan invasion force is in possession of Ebou Dar. Nynaeve, Elayne and Aviendha head for Caemlyn and Elayne's rightful throne, but on the way they discover an enemy much worse than Seanchan... ''
Robert Jordan Winter's Heart Book Nine of the Wheel of Time Orbit 2000 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £3.00 ''... the Wheel of Time turns again, and the remarkable tale that is mesmerising an entire generation of readers continues... ''
Graham Joyce (Also as William Heaney) Black Dust & other tales of interrupted childhood Westwood St Thomas/Beccon Publications 2005 First Edition First Printing Limited State Signed by the Author and all Contributors (No. 79/125) Fine book in dust jacket with a light crease in the front flap £20.00 Black Dust, Tiger Moth and Under The Pylon with introductions to each story by Jeffrey Ford, Jeff VanderMeer and Mark Chadbourn. Proceeds from the sale of this book were used to establish a bursary for students at the Nqabakazulu School, near Durban in South Africa. All contributors, the printer and the publisher worked free to maximise this contribution.
Graham Joyce (Also as William Heaney) Dark Sister Headline 1992 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a touch of wear at the upper tips of the folds With Publisher's letter £10.00 ''... Maggi's experiments in herbalism plunge her into a frightening, awe-inspiring world of magic... And when Bella reaches out from the pages of her diary, searching for peace from beyond the grave, Maggie's sanity is suddenly under siege and the lives of her children left at the mercy of an ancient terror... ''
Graham Joyce (Also as William Heaney) Dreamside Tor 2000 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... It began as an experiment in college - a seemingly harmless investigation into 'lucid dreaming'... four students linked by youthful longings... But the dreams turned more and more real... the four of them learned how to meet one another on Dreamside... Now, ten years later, the dreams have returned... ''
Graham Joyce House Of Lost Dreams Headline 1993 First Edition First Printing Page edges browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Press Release £20.00 ''Mike and Kim Hanson have thrown away everything in search of their dream - an idyllic villa on the Greek Island of Mavros... The House of Lost Dreams has kept its secret for decades... the secret must be told. The tumour of lies must be cut out and the land purified... the Hansons have made the first incision... '' Scarce.
Graham Joyce Leningrad Nights PS Publishing 1999 First Edition First Printing Limited State (Paper) (No 143/500) Back cover slightly creased else Fine book £5.00 48 page novella: introduced by Peter Straub. ''... a phantasmal, haunted version of Leningrad... An orphaned boy named Leo dodges through the rubble, doing whatever he must to survive... ''
Graham Joyce Partial Eclipse And Other Stories Subterranean Press 2003 First Edition First Printing Limited State Signed by the Author (No.135/1250) Fine book in a fine dust jacket £15.00 Introduction by Bill Sheehan and ten stories: Partial Eclipse; Black Dust; The Apprentice; Candia; The Careperson; Gap Sickness; Xenos Beach; Pinkland; Leningrad Nights and Under the Pylon
Graham Joyce Requiem Michael Joseph 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''... Unable to come to terms with his loss, Tom travels to Jerusalem... Something begins to happen to him, something strange, frightening, unspeakable. Demonic even... Only after the discovery of a previously unknown Dead Sea Scroll does he begin to realize that the mysterious apparitions, the messages, the djinns... date back... two thousand years... ''
Graham Joyce (Also as William Heaney) Smoking Poppy Gollancz 2001 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Danny Innes is the wrong side of forty... estranged from his wife... kids have grown up and he's lonely and bitter. But you never stop being a father... up into the mist shrouded jungle uplands... in a land of opium, vicious drug gangs and spirit-haunted villages finds his daughter. And some painful truths... ''
Graham Joyce Some Kind of Fairy Tale Gollancz 2012 First Trade Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... Peter Martin gets an unexpected phone call from his parents... His sister, Tara, has come back home... But twenty years ago Tara took a walk in the woods and never came back... full of stories... travelling the world... But her stories don't quite hang together... looks no different from the young woman who walked out the door... a haunted, otherworldly quality... ''
Graham Joyce The Facts Of Life Gollancz 2002 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''... the story of the Vines, an extraordinary family of seven sisters... Presided over by an indomitable matriarch the sisters live out tangled and fraught lives... From the hallucinatory horror of the night the Luftwaffe levelled Coventry, via the everyday tensions of a family just scraping through in wartime, to a bizarre interlude in a post-war communist collective... ''
Graham Joyce The Limits Of Enchantment Gollancz 2005 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £15.00 ''... When you come to know the nature of the teller of this tale you may have good reason to doubt both. You may suspect the balance of my mind, and you may condemn my position. You may start to disbelieve... And when you feel most far from me, then at that moment listen hard... and trust the tale and not the teller.''.
Graham Joyce The Stormwatcher Night Shade 2003 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Limitation Sheet £15.00 ''... a novel of creeping evil tempered by visionary beauty... a kind of locked-room mystery in which one of the company is the dark heart... How well do you know your friends?... ''
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?... ''
Hyman Kaner People of the Twilight Kaner 1946 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, boards bowing and slightly marked, page edges slightly foxed and marked else Fine book in torn and slightly stained Dust Jacket with a little erosion at top and base of spine panel. £15.00 ''Professor Hayton discovers a drug which enables him and his friend to enter an amazing new world, the people of which lead a wonderful, idyllic existence. The Professor with his flair for experimentation, shatters the peace and happiness of this new world... ''
Anna Kashinka (Also as Ann Porridge) The Princess of Dhagabad Book 1 The Spirits of the Ancient Sands Herodias 2000 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Before she dies, the old sultaness presses her signet ring the wax that seals the ancient bronze bottle... the exotic world of a young Arabian princess, whose coming-of-age is guided by her special friendship with Hasan, the all-powerful djinn who becomes her mentor and steadfast companion... ''
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 Earthlight 2000 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... This eagerly-awaited conclusion to the magnificent sequence begun with Sailing to Sarantium finds a huge cast of characters from all walks of life caught up in rumours of war and perilous intrigue as all the threads of the tale come spectacularly together in a time shaped by violent upheaval - and the memory of fire in the streets.'' Scarce.
Guy Gavriel Kay The Last Light Of The Sun Viking 2004 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a small triangular surface flake missing at the top pf the spine adjacent to the front panel £5.00 ''... The setting is the northlands, the cold lands of mist and myth... Alun ab Owyn... young, impulsive... His life shattered at the hands of the raiders, he's consumed by a need for revenge... Bern Thorkellson... seeks a place among the raiders... the man who holds his people together. King Aeldred... must confront... '' Set in the same fantasy world as The Sarantine Mosaic.
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 Viking 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised and slightly worn at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''''... The ruling Asharites of Al-Rassan 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 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 Simon & Schuster 2007 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, upper rear corner bumped and a couple of page corner tips creased else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with the lower tip of the rear fold slightly eroded £5.00 ''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 blurred... drawn into a strange and haunting tale, as mythic figures from conflicts of long ago erupt into the present... ''
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... ''
Marvin Kaye Wintermind Doubleday 1982 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in rubbed Dust Jacket with some small tears and creasing at top and base of spine panel. £5.00 ''''... continues the epic future history begun in The Masters of Solitude. In far-distant America, civilisation is split into a nation of simple, forest-dwelling 'coveners' and a great mysterious City. After a harrowing war that profoundly changes the gentle folkways of the covens, the City at last recognizes the need for interaction with the forest nation... ''
Paul Kearney Hawkwood's Voyage Book 1 of The Monarchies of God Gollancz 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed, price-clipped, Dust Jacket. £3.00 ''... The Western World is in flames, the cities and cathedrals of the Faithful put to the torch, their defenders crucified by the invading Merduks... For a freebooting man of the sea like Richard Hawkwood escape seems the only answer... ''
Paul Kearney Riding The Unicorn Gollancz 1994 First Edition First Printing Lower edge of rear board a little bumped else Fine book in like Dust Jacket With Publisher's Promotional Slip £5.00 ''John Willoby is a prison officer... hearing voices and strange sounds: the clash of swords, the thunder of horses' hooves... hallucinations... visions of another world... a wild, strange, primitive place... more attractive than the bleak modern world... ''
Paul Kearney The Way To Babylon Gollancz 1992 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in Dust Jacket, with a short tear at base of the rear fold £4.00 ''... The traveller needs a guide, for a walking tour; Riven, indifferent, agrees to go along - and finds himself lead into a another world. His world, the land he created. Minginish... '' His first book.
Paul Kearney The Way To Babylon Gollancz 1992 First Edition First Printing Top front corner lightly creased else Fine Uncorrected Proof With Publisher's Review Slip £4.00 ''... The traveller needs a guide, for a walking tour; Riven, indifferent, agrees to go along - and finds himself lead into a another world. His world, the land he created. Minginish... '' His first book.
J. D. Keehn Walden 3 or The Prisoners of Venture Masterpress 1984 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... three books in one... a little children's story... of the growth and downfall of a capitalists venture that parallels... Animal Farm. a second book... traces the romantic course of two science frictional characters from Venus... from ancient to future times. The third book... is an arrangement of academic essays on the world from which H. D. Thoreau retired to contemplate Walden and... Walden Two... ''
William H. Keith Bolo Strike Baen 2001 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slghtly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, lightly rubbed at the tips of the filds. £5.00 ''... an all-out strike against the planet Caern... that most difficult of tactical evolutions - a planetary invasion... turns into a disaster... a deadly trap... as Bolo faces Bolo-human hybrid in a cataclysmic showdown that will uncover unexpected truths, reveal hidden secrets, and even call into question the loyalty of the Dinochrome Brigade... ''
Elizabeth Kerner Redeeming The Lost Tor 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, top page edges a little marked and a number of page corners once creased (to mark place?) - Very Good to Near Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''The prophecies are coming true, and the ancient race of Kantri, or true dragons, have come back to the world of Men... Their haven destroyed, the Kantri... have chosen to return to the land of their greatest defeat and to the fear of the people who rejected their aid... They bring ancient power and knowledge... '' Last in the trilogy - scarce.
Elizabeth Kerner Song In The Silence Tor 1997 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Lanen... has spent her life being told just how wrongheaded and foolish she is... she's too big, too strong, too plain... Lanen chooses to search out the great dragons she has dreamed of all her life... What she seeks may not be real. And if it is, it may be dangerous for all... '' Her First Book
Katharine Kerr Freeze Frames Tor 1995 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''The women in Maggie Corey's family are strong. They have to be… Young and beautiful, Maggie is used to being watched by men - but she's never encountered anyone like the mysterious Nick Harrison... wherever they go, Nick will watch her and generations of her daughter's daughters... until he's ready to... take action... ''
Katharine Kerr The Red Wyvern Book One of The Dragon Mage Voyager 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, lower front corner bruised and page edges a little marked and browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, slightly damp-marked on the inside. With Publisher's Review Slip £5.00 ''... a new chapter in the history of the kingdom of Deverry - an ideal starting point for newcomers to her gorgeous epic, and a satisfactory continuation of the saga for those readers who have followed the series through its previous incarnations... ''
Gerald Kersh The Best Of Gerald Kersh Heinemann 1960 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, orange boards a little dulled and page edges slightly marked and browned- Very Good book £7.50 Neither Man Nor Dog; The Devil That Troubled The Chessboard; 'Busto Is A Ghost, Too Mean To Give Us A Fright!'; Thicker Than Water; The Crewel Needle; The Queen Of Pig Island; The Sympathetic Souse' The White-Washed Room; The Ape And The Mystery; The King Who Collected Clocks; Clock Without Hands; Men Without Bones; The Brighton Monster; Frozen Beauty and others...
John Kessel Corrupting Dr Nice Gollancz 1998 First Edition in the UK First Printing Small bump to a few top page edges else Fine book in Dust Jacket a little rubbed at the top of the rear fold £4.00 ''August Faison and his gorgeous young daughter Genevieve are rogues of the first water - seasoned swindlers who rove across time in search of new victims to fleece. Now the most precious pigeon of them all has fallen into their laps, in Jerusalem, at the time of Jesus Christ... ''
John Kessel Corrupting Dr Nice Tor 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and small brown mark at the lower edge of two facing pages else Fine book in lightly creased Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''August Faison and his gorgeous young daughter Genevieve, are rogues of the first water - seasoned swindlers who rove across time in search of new victims to fleece. Now the most precious pigeon of them all has fallen into their laps, in Jerusalem at the time of Christ... ''
David Kesterton The Darkling Arkham House 1982 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''The time is the distant future: on a world convulsed by seasons of terror and death; a world in which strange beasts overrun the terrain and phantoms patrol the nighttime skies; where the dreadful darkling appears to devastate the landscape and banish living creatures into hibernation; where a mysterious ethereal presence pervades the region... ''
Jack Ketchum (Dallas Mayr) Road Kill Headline 1994 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges a little browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''... Carole doesn't want to do it but murder seems like the only solution. The only way to solve the problem of her ex - drunken, sadistic, clever... how else will she ever be free?... Her lover, Lee, has the baseball bat but she's the one with the rock - and the nerve and desperation to crush a man's skull and pitch him off a mountain... ''
Daniel Keyes The Fifth Sally Hale 1981 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''... Sally Porter is a drab waitress, divorcee, and loner in the great city. But, though she is quite unaware of it, she is also four other, quite different people... It is the task of the... psychiatrist,,, a man who nevertheless has severe problems of his own... '' Psychological novel.
Greg Keyes The Charnel Prince The Kingdoms of Thorn and Bone: Book Two Tor 2004 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned and lower page edges slightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... The Briar King has woken and, with the aid of monsters formerly found only in folk tales, is destroying the forest... the king's forester has been assigned the impossible task of killing the fearsome newcomer... '' Sequel to The Briar King
J. Gregory Keyes (Also as Greg Keyes) Chosen of the Changeling Book Two: The Blackgod Del Rey 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket, with the spine panel background a little faded. £5.00 ''The River flowed from the mountains into the distant sea, and everywhere he touched, he ruled.. Powerful and hungry, he had scoured every rival godling from the land. but the world beyond the River's reach was a riot of gods and ghosts and other daemons... Into this... land came... Hezhi, the River's own daughter... ''Sequel to The Waterborn
J. Gregory Keyes Empire Of Unreason Book Three of the Age of Unreason Del Rey 2000 First Edition First Printing (Trade Paper) A little wear near the base of the spine and top page edges slightly marked else Fine Uncorrected Proof. With Publisher's Information Sheet £4.00 ''... When Sir Isaac Newton uncovered the secrets of alchemy, he could never have imagined the incredible and tragic results. Dark sorcery rules: Europe is lost and the American colonists have been driven south by advancing ice... Benjamin Franklin and his secret society, the Junto, manage a precarious existence... ''
J. Gregory Keyes The Waterborn Del Rey 1996 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and across lower board edges else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket with a couple of short tears £5.00 ''... Everywhere he touched the River God held dominion. And in Nhol, the fabled city at the heart of the world, an emperor ruled as the living aspect of the god... Hezhi was an imperial princess... When her favourite cousin disappeared, Hezhi searched... And the magic within her began to grow... ''
Greg Kihn Shade of Pale Forge 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Manhattan psychiatrist Jukes Wahler... trying to track down his sister, Cathy. She's disappeared with her abusive boyfriend... who pals around with Padraig O'Connor... Convinced that O'Connor must know where Cathy is, Wahler sets out after him... He has begun to hear the mournful, inhuman wail of the Banshee... ''
Garry Douglas Kilworth A Midsummer's Nightmare Bantam 1996 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine & page edges browned else Fine book in slightly creased, unpriced, Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £5.00 ''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 (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 (Also as Garry Douglas) Abandonati Unwin Hyman 1988 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and Inscribed to fellow author Richard Cowper/Colin/John Middleton Murry, (Jr.) and his wife Ruth £15.00 ''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 (Also as Garry Douglas) Abandonati Unwin Hyman 1988 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Review Slip £5.00 ''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 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 Archangel Gollancz 1994 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''It's 2002, and there's a demon abroad in London, a soul so corrupt and foul that Satan himself has recruited him from the legions of the dead. Only one entity in Heaven can counter his power, an Archangel, an angel of the highest rank... the most awesome power ever seen by human eyes - blazing with Divine light and as volatile as a nuclear bomb... ''
Garry Douglas Kilworth Attack on the Redan Constable 2003 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly edge-worn Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... 'Fancy Jack' Crossman...his fifth and final adventure in the Crimea... ''
Garry Douglas Kilworth Cloudrock Unwin Hyman 1988 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and lower front corner and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''On cloudrock the penalty for imperfection is death: death by the long fall into the void, through the poisonous mists and gases that rise from the deadlands far, far below...''
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 House Of Tribes Bantam 1985 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine Uncorrected Proof in slightly creased Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page £7.50 ''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 Covers slightly rubbed and card at head of spine delaminated else Fine Uncorrected Proof Signed by the Author on the Title Page. £7.50 ''...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 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 Standing on Shamsan HarperCollins 1992 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like, lightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. With Publisher's Review Slip £15.00 ''Jebel Shamsan rises like a jagged, broken tooth on the skyline over Aden: an ancient volcano in an ancient land... For... Cass... Shamsan was a symbol of his childhood... But when Cass returns to Aden it is in 1966 and he is the enemy: a British soldier... how can he fight for the land of his forebears against the friends of his childhood?'' Scarce
Garry Douglas Kilworth The Navigator Kings Trilogy Orbit 1996-8 All Are First Edition First Printing (Three Volumes) Bruised/slightly bumped at top &/or base of spines, page edges a little browned else Fine books in like Dust Jacket, with a touch of wear at some fold tips. Book 1 Signed by the Author on the Title Page and with Press Release £15.00 ''Delighting in the rich and colourful detail and myth of Polynesian life, Garry Kilworth has written a marvelously ambitious fantasy. Funny, moving and epic... a wonderful tale which will become a landmark of fantastic fiction.''
Gabriel King (M. John Harrison & Jane Johnson) The Wild Road Century 1997 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page. £15.00 ''... Tag, stolen from his home to join a mysterious quest... Once tame, now he must navigate the wild roads, the animal highways which bind our world... tells of the secret history of cats, and the perils of sharing a world with humankind... '' Only a few of the hardbacks were printed - scarce.
Stephen King Dolores Claiborne Viking 1993 First Edition in the US First Printing Variant state - U.S.$23.50 Canada $28.99 and £14.99 (export only) on front flap) Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... her story centers on a disintegrating marriage's molten core, where the mind's unblinking eye becomes huge with hate and a woman's heart turns murderous... how fierce love can be , and how dreadful its consequences... how the soul, harrowed by the hardest life, can achieve a kind of grace... ''
Stephen King Dolores Claiborne Book Club Associates 1992 First Edition First Printing (Code CN 6975) Top page edges lightly foxed else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £50.00 Acknowledged as the First issued edition - predating even the Hodder & Stoughton facsimile-sgned limited edition. First printings are very scarce.
Stephen King Four Past Midnight Hodder & Stoughton 1990 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 The Langoliers; Secret Window, Secret Garden; The Library Policeman and The Sun Dog.
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 From A Buick 8 Scribners 2002 First Edition in the US First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''The state police of Troop D in rural Pennsylvania have kept a secret in Shed B out back of the barracks ever since 1979. when Troopers Ennis Rafferty and Curtis Wilson... came back with an abandoned Buick Roadmaster... Rafferty vanished... the car was worse than dangerous... a novel about our fascination with deadly things... ''
Stephen King Gerald's Game Hodder & Stoughton 1992 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket creased at the top of the spine panel and with the price removed £7.50 ''It wasn't the first time Gerald and Jessie Burlingame had tried bondage games to liven up their marriage.. she didn't foresee... the resulting coronary that leaves Gerald dead on the floor - and leaves her handcuffed to the bed, miles from anywhere, with no-one to hear her screams... she begins to hear voices inside her head...
Stephen King (Also as Richard Bachman) Hearts In Atlantis Hodder & Stoughton 1999 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with the upper tips of the folds rubbed £4.00 ''... five interconnected, sequential narratives set in the years from 1960 to 1999. Each story is deeply rooted in the sixties, and each is haunted by the Vietnam War.. ''
Stephen King Hearts In Atlantis Hodder & Stoughton 1999 First Edition First Printing Edges and gold cover lettering slightly rubbed else Fine Promotional Proof book With Royal Blue card covers £25.00 ''... five interconnected, sequential narratives set in the years from 1960 to 1999. Each story is deeply rooted in the sixties, and each is haunted by the Vietnam War.. ''
Stephen King Needful Things Hodder & Stoughton 1991 First Edition in the UK Third Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges slightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... With a demonic blend of malice and affection, Stephen King says farewell to the town he put on the map - and delivers another spellbinding testament to his dark genius.''
Stephen King Needful Things Viking 1991 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in Near Fine Dust Jacket showing some water staining on the inside. £15.00 ''With a demonic blend of malice and affection, Stephen King says goodbye to the town he put on the map - Castle Rock, Maine...''
Stephen King Nightmares & Dreamscapes Viking 1993 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine, a few page lower corners bruised, and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like, slightly creased, Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''... classic tales of the macabre and the monstrous, cutting edge explorations of the borderlands between good and evil, brilliant pastiches of Chandler and Conan Doyle, even a teleplay and a non-fiction bonus, a heartfelt piece on little league baseball... ''
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 (Also as Richard Bachman) Rose Madder Hodder & Stoughton 1995 First Trade Edition in the UK First Printing (Rose Decorated End Papers & Ribbon) Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Roused by a single drop of blood on the bedsheet, Rosie Daniels wakes up from fourteen years of a nightmare marriage to a chilling realisation that one of these days her husband, Norman, will kill her. Or worse still, he isn't... '' There was an earlier UK Edition limited to 250 copies
Stephen King The Dark Half Hodder & Stoughton 1989 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and lower rear corner else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''Thad Beaumont is a writer. In the not-too-distant past the literary press were full of acclaim for his work. Then he hit a period of difficulty... and he invented George Stark... But the thrillers became bestsellers and soon Stark was earning far more money... George Stark doesn't want to die... ''
Stephen King The Dark Tower V Wolves Of The Calla Hodder & Stoughton 2003 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top of spine else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket. With 12 full-colour illustrations by Bernie Wrightson £10.00 ''Roland Deschain and his ka-tet are bearing south-east... to the outskirts of Calla Bryn Sturgis, a tranquil valley community of farmers and ranchers... Beyond the town the rocky ground rises towards the hulking darkness of Thunderclap, the source of a terrible affliction that is slowly stealing the community's soul... ''
Stephen King The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon Hodder & Stoughton 1999 First Edition First Printing Page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''Tricia McFarland has only veered off the trail to get away from the bickering of her brother and recently divorced mother... a turning that leads into the tangled undergrowth. Deeper and deeper into the terrifying woods... ''
Stephen King (Also as Richard Bachman) The Shining 'Salem's Lot Carrie St Michael/Octopus 1987 First Edition Thus First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges age-darkened and slightly marked else Fine Book in slightly rubbed and creased Dust Jacket, with tiny tears at the ends of the folds £5.00 Removes the short stories from the 1981 omnibus 'Stephen King' leaving the three novels
Vincent King (Rex Thomas Vinson) Light A Last Candle Rapp & Whiting 1970 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges slightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket where the red of the spine lettering has faded to pale orange. £5.00 ''... the story of one man's fight for freedom - one whole normal man in a world of aliens and 'modifieds'... '' Clute - ''... elements of epic and grotesque sf adventure with a characteristically English darkness of emotional colouring and a tendency towards downbeat conclusions.''
Donald Kingsbury The Moon Goddess And The Sun Baen 1986 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and across top edge of front board and page edges a little marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a couple of small wear spots at corners £5.00 Clute - ''... the near-future setting... seems directly extrapolative of current thinking about space technologies The hard-sf arguments, about... space stations capable of grappling space freighters into dock, are as gripping as this sort of narrative can sometimes be; and... Diana a generation or so further on... point a way forward into romance... ''
Fletcher Knebel Trespass W. H. Allen 1969 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, old price in biro on front free end paper and page edges a little marked else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket, lightly damp-marked on the inside. £5.00 ''To most white Americans, the Blacks of February 21st was a shadowy organisation... To Tim Crawford, it was four armed men occupying his home... an ingenious blueprint for revolution... about an imaginary future that could easily become tomorrow's reality... ''
Kelvin Knight Miniature Magic+More Miniature Magic+Mutational Magic Self-Published 1994 All are First Edition First Printing (Paper) Lightly marked A5 centre-stapled booklets With Publisher/Author letter, paperwork and personalised and/or Signed by the Author £10.00 ''... an off-beat collection of fantastical short stories...'' Homeward Bound; The Arcane Academy; The Dragons' Domain; Literally Magic; Ancient Evil; A Mystical Reunion; Unicornality; A Fear Filled Family; Wide-Awake and Watching
Jim Knipfel Buzzing Vintage books 2003 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Page edges lightly browned Fine book with A VINTAGE BOOKS ORIGINAL sticker on front cover With Publisher's Promotional Sheet £5.00 ''... On one level THE BUZZING is an often hilarious, occasionally poignant love song to the great Japanese monster horror stories of the 1950s and 1960s... On another, it's the story of a reporter who is the champion of the crackpots , unwanted and unheard, who begins to think they may not be so crazy after all... ''
Dean R. Koontz (Also as Brian Coffey; K. R. Dwyer; Leigh Nichols, Owen West & Aaron Wolfe) Brother Odd Bantam 2006 First Edition First Printing Front cover slightly rubbed else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket £7.50 ''... In the haunted halls of the isolated monastery where he has sought peace, Odd Thomas is stalking spirits of an infinitely darker nature... ''
Dean R. Koontz By the Light of the Moon Headline 2002 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... The doctor warns his victims that he is being pursued and that they too are now targets. If they are caught, they will be killed. Both Jillian and Dylan are sceptical, but when three Chevrolet Suburbans with dark-tinted windows come screaming into the motel carpark and Jillian's... car is found in flames... ''
Dean R. Koontz (Also as Brian Coffey; K. R. Dwyer; Leigh Nichols, Owen West & Aaron Wolfe) Darkness Comes 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 Forever Odd Bantam 2005 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and top rear corner else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... A childhood friend of Odd's has disappeared. The worst is feared. But as Odd applies his unique talents to the task of finding the missing person, he finds something worse than a dead body, encounters an enemy of exceptional cunning, and spirals into a vortex of terror...
Dean R. Koontz Intensity Headline 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges a little bumped and marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed and creased Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... a homicidal sociopath... is intent on killing everyone in the house... Through a series of astonishing developments, Chyna finds herself inside Vess's motor home - a dungeon and morgue on wheels... when she learns the identity of the killer's next intended victim... that only she can save that precious life... ''
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 The Taking Bantam 2004 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and a few page corner tips bumped and creased else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £4.00 ''... the story of a community cut off from a world under siege... the terrifying battle for survival waged by a young couple and their neighbours as familiar streets become fog-shrouded death traps... something... is hunting them with ruthless efficiency... ''
Dean R. Koontz (Also as Brian Coffey; K. R. Dwyer; Leigh Nichols, Owen West & Aaron Wolfe) The Vision Headline 1991 First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £15.00 ''... Mary Burgen is a clairvoyant, able to foresee murders that will happen in the near future, but unable to prevent them... now she is up against a power that is stronger than her own, a power that is taking her over... corrupting her mind, a power that is trying to kill her before she can identify it... '' Scarce in Hardback.
Dean R. Koontz Velocity Bantam 2005 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket but for partial fading of the vivid yellow/orange of the background to lemon. £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.''
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.''
Tom Kratman A State of Disobedience Baen 2003 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine a few small marks to the front board and page edges a little browned and marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''2060 in the so-called United States of America. A Body Politic transformed into a bloody stage for partisan revenge and state-controlled terror. One President vying for dictatorial power. one mild-mannered governor determined to stop the madness, yet not sacrifice democracy in the process... Welcome to the Second American Revolution... ''
Tom Kratman The Amazon Legion Baen 2011 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... with one hundred times the population and three or four hundred times the wealth, the Tauran Union outclasses little Balboa in almost every way... every one will have to be used... freeing the country and, if possible, the planet... ''
Nancy Kress (Also as Anna Kendall) Brain Rose Morrow 1990 First Edition First Printing Cross-spine crack, covers lightly browned and faintly marked and a couple of page edges bumped else Fine Uncorrected Proof £4.00 ''... Caroline Bohentin, Joe McLaren and Robbie Brekke meet at a hospital where each has signed up for a new - and fashionable - procedure: Previous Life Access Surgery, which enables patients to access memories from previous incarnations. Their journeys... turn out to have... horrifying relevance to the future of human life on earth.''
Nancy Kress Crossfire Tor 2003 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine Uncorrected Proof £5.00 ''... the story of a human colony... as this diverse group of thousands of people comes to terms with their new lives on a new world, they make a startling discovery: primitive humanoid aliens... the evidence seems to indicate that the aliens aren't native to the planet... ''
Nancy Kress Crossfire Tor 2003 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and top edge of front board and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''... the story of a human colony settling on a distant planet... as this diverse group of thousands comes to terms with their new lives on a new world, they make a startling discovery: primitive humanoid aliens... the evidence seems to indicate that the aliens aren't native to the planet... ''
Nancy Kress Crucible Tor 2004 First Edition First Printing Light mark on spine panel else Fine Uncorrected Proof £5.00 ''It began with Crossfire... humans found themselves caught in the crossfire of a galaxy-spanning war between two disparate species... ''
Nancy Kress Nothing Human Golden Gryphon 2003 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and a couple of tiny ink spots on page edges else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''Something strange is happening to thirteen-year-olds in New York - and in Virginia, Florida, and Connecticut. The children are receiving odd messages announcing that the 'pribir' are coming... Global warming, biowarfare, climactic upheavals all take their deadly toll, until humanity faces a final decision: die out completely or genetically engineer... ''
Nancy Kress Probability Moon Tor 2000 Second Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £7.50 ''Humanity has expanded into other solar systems using the remnants of the ancient technology of star gates... Left in place by a vanished superrace. But now the human race is in an interstellar war against mysterious aliens, an may be losing... A new planet is discovered... Inhabited by a humanoid race who always unanimously agree on the truth... ''
Nancy Kress Probability Sun Tor 2001 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and top page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. £10.00 ''... the human race is losing an interstellar war against the mysterious alien Fallers. A shipload of scientists from Earth is sent to study the enigmatic artifact... while the military... is secretly holding prisoner, for study, the only live Fallen ever captured... ''
Michael P. Kube-Mcdowell Exile Ace 1992 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top & base of spine & one page corner lightly creased else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket with a small spot of wear at the top of the folds. £5.00 ''Ana is a city of dutiful citizens, short vistas and harsh lives. Meer Faschen is a middle-aged petty bureaucrat who... was witness to a rebellion the government says never happened... ''
Katherine Kurtz Dagger Magic A Novel of The Adept Ace 1995 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and top page edges a little marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket with a hint of wear at the top of the rear fold £5.00 ''Mystic and historian, Sir Adam Sinclair is Master of the Hunt, leader of a secret brotherhood at war with the dark and unholy Powers that menace our world. He has many names, lived many lives, but his mission remains the same: to protect the Light from those who would tread the Dark Roads. He is the Adept... ''
Katherine Kurtz Death Of An Adept A Novel of The Adept Ace 1996 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges slightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with the spine panel background a little faded £7.50 '... 'Sir Adam Sinclair... leader of a secret brotherhood at war with the dark and unholy Powers that menace our world... Now evil is rising once again... born of ancient elemental magic and twentieth century ambition... Adam Sinclair will facie the most unthinkable crime against his kind: the murder of an Adept.'' Fifth book in the Adept series.
Katherine Kurtz King Kelson's Bride Ace 2000 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, Penguin Books stamp on front free end paper and lower page edges else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, slightly rubbed at the tips of the folds. £4.00 ''Speculation runs rampant throughout the kingdom of Gwynedd as to when, and to whom, King Kelson will finally be wed. As a rival monarch takes his place on the throne of a nearby land, it becomes more imperative than ever that Kelson produces a long-awaited heir... ''
Katherine Kurtz The Adept Severn House 1992 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and a little shelf-wear at the top edge of the rear board else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed and creased, Dust Jacket. £40.00 ''He is Adam Sinclair: nobleman, physician, scholar - and Adept. A man of learning and power, he practices ancient arts unknown to the twentieth century. he has had many names, lived many lives, but his mission remains the same: to protect the Light from those who would tread the Dark Roads... ''
Katherine Kurtz The Harrowing Of Gwynedd Volume I of The Heirs of Saint Camber Del Rey 1989 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket. £5.00 ''The evil times had come for the Deryni... King Cinhil was dead, and the weak boy-king Alroy reigned. But the real rulers were the Regents, evil, power-hungry men who sought the total destruction of all Deryni... ''
Katherine Kurtz The Harrowing Of Gwynedd Volume I of The Heirs of Saint Camber Legend 1989 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket slightly marked at the top of the rear fold. £5.00 ''The evil times had come for the Deryni... the weak boy-king Alroy reigned; but the real rulers were the Regents, evil, power-hungry men who sought the total destruction of the Deryni... the forces of persecution were closing in on the Deryni... ''

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