Books For Sale - November 2019
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
Joe Haldeman Forever Peace To Stop War Poem Temporary Culture 2008 (Paper) Paper covers lightly creased else Fine A5 centre-stapled booklet Colour cover and black-and-white internal etchings by Judith Clute 10.00 First published as a hand-made book with original etchings printed by the artist in October 2008. This edition printed in November 2008 for distribution to members of the U. S. Senate and House of Representatives and worldwide to promote peace
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... ''
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... ''
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... ''
Charles L. Harness The Rose Sidgwick & Jackson 1968 First Edition in Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine, top corners bumped, a few page edges lightly rubbed/bumped and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like, slightly worn and marked Dust Jacket. 50.00 ''... a masterpiece in which profound intellect and sparkling wit are triumphantly combined..'' Clute - ''This striking allegory of the opposed world-views of science and the arts is a memorable exemplar of the particular kind of superman story which represents future human evolution in metamorphic terms...'' Introduction by Moorcock, with The Chessplayers and The New Reality. Scarce.
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... ''
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'... ''
Geraldine Harris Seven Citadels Part III The Dead Kingdom Macmillan 1982 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine, top rear corner bumped and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in lightly rubbed, price-clipped, Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''Kerish-lo-Taan, third son of the Emperor of Galkis, has found three of the seven legendary sorcerers he seeks - he needs to obtain from them the keys which will eventually unlock the prison in which the Saviour of Galkis is immured. His search, though, is beset with many perils... ''
Geraldine Harris The Seven Citadels Part I Prince of the Godborn Macmillan 1982 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like, price-clipped Dust Jacket. 7.50 Clute - ''... the quest of the young son of the ruler of the Empire of Galkis in his attempt to find seven sorcerers who hold seven keys to open seven gates that bar him from the potential saviour of the land... the slow maturation of the protagonist... into full adulthood neatly makes possible the healing of the land.''
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.
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... ''
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 sligh 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 Bill The Galactic Hero On The Planet Of Bottled Brains Gollancz 1990 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket with the yellow spine panel faded and with a small scrape at the base 7.50 ''... when he tries to see a doctor about his bothersome foot, a computer misdirects him, and he finds himself inadvertently volunteering for a suicide mission... ''
Harry Harrison Star Smashers Of The Galaxy Rangers Faber 1974 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in rubbed/slightly worn Dust Jacket. Signed by the Author on the Title Page 70.00 ''... two good chums, and their lovely female companion... zip from planet to planet in a breathtaking adventure among the indescribably hideous alien races in what can truthfully be called the greatest and most pretentious epic saga of space conquest ever conceived... '' Scarce.
Harry Harrison Stars and Stripes Forever Hodder & Stoughton 1998 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, small faint mark on lower edge of front board and page edges lightly browned and slightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket with some short tears at the top edge of the front panel. 3.00 ''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.
Harry Harrison Stars and Stripes Forever Hodder & Stoughton 1998 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and lower corners and page edges lightly browned and slightly marked else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket Signed by the Author on the Title Page 10.00 ''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.
Harry Harrison The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge Faber 1971 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, lower front corner bruised, light top-thumb-joint sized stain at top of front board, previous owner's name on front fixed end paper and page edges lightly marked - Good book in Poor badly worn, torn and eroded, p 5.00 ''... Slippery Jim diGriz embarks on another perilous mission in the sage of the Stainless Steel Rat... ''
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 Cover lightly creased, page edges marked - Good Uncorrected Proof. 7.50 ''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 (Also as Gabriel King with Jane Johnson) Signs Of Life Gollancz 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine else Fine book in like 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 Signs Of Life Gollancz 1997 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine, faint mark on front free end paper and next few page top edges and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket. Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page 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...''
M. John Harrison Viriconium Nights Gollancz 1985 First Edition in Hardback First Printing & Thus Slightly bumped at top of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''... a city of the imagination, a place in which the familiar and the utterly strange mingle together. Everything in Viriconium is subject to change... '' Seven stories - revised from the 1984 US paperback edition, with 3 stories dropped and 2 added, and the texts revised.
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 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 . 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 Tor 2000 First Edition Second Printing Bruised at top & 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 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.''
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 Top page edges partly lightly browned else Fine book 17.50 ''... 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 Cat who Walks through Walls: A Comedy of Manners New English Library 1986 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and slightly bumped and rubbed at base of spine and page edges browned and lightly marked else Fine book in like, lightly rubbed Dust Jacket, with a little internal damp marking near the base of the spine 5.00 ''... twenty-third century writer, traveller and bon viveur... hero of this entertaining, provocative and hilarious story. Framed for murder, married to the exquisite Gwen Novak, fleeing for his life in the Wild West free enterprise zones of the moon, he is pursued by mysterious and implacable agents of an unknown power... ''
Robert A. Heinlein The Number of the Beast New English Library 1980 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly, differentially age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 40.00 ''When Zebediah J. Carter, professional bachelor and reluctant hero, went to Hilda Corners' party how could he have known that marriage, attempted murder and an astonishing number of alternate universes awaited him... ''
Mark Helprin A Soldier of the Great War Harcourt Brace 1991 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with the price removed 10.00 ''... As they walk towards Monte Prato, a village seventy kilometers distant, the old man, stirred by exertion, the bright stars, and the youthful enery and admiration of his seventeen-year-old companion, tells the story of his life. How he became a soldier. A hero. A prisoner. A deserter. A wanderer in the hell that claimed Europe... ''
Mark Helprin Ellis Island & Other Stories Hamish Hamilton 1981 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges slightly marked else Fine book in slightly browned and frayed Dust Jacket. 10.00 Short story collection - some fantastical: The Schreuderspitze; Letters from the Samantha; Martin Bayer; North Light; A Vermont Tale; White Gardens; Palais de Justice; A Room of Frail Dancers; La Volpaia; Tamar; Ellis Island
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 Eye Gollancz 1986 First UK & Trade Edition First Printing Illustrated by Jim Burns Bruised at base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with the spine panel background a little faded. 5.00 ''The short stories - some of them appearing in book form for the first time - showcase Frank Herbert's career over thirty years... ''
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... ''
Frank Herbert The Great Dune Trilogy Heinemann/Octopus 1984 Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned and with one small mark else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, illustrated with details from the film. 20.00 Dune, Dune Messiah and Children of Dune, 4 Appendices, Terminology of the Imperium and Cartographic Notes for Map - in one volume!
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 Jonah New English Library 1981 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges a little marked/age darkened - Very Good to Near Fine book in slightly torn/frayed Dust Jacket with tarnished foil lettering (as usual) 5.00 ''... Kelso was a good undercover man... But jobs turned nasty when he was involved... so Kelso was shunted sideways into the Drug Squad... Then it happens. The break. But for Kelso it's more than his life at stake. It's his past, his future, his sanity... the Jonah demon is all that can save - or destroy - him.''
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... ''
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... ''
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 Small bump to top edge of a couple of pages and 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 Pilgermann Cape 1983 First Edition First Printing Page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine in Dust Jacket, with orange spine background a little faded (as usual) 7.50 ''... This remarkable book, however, is not strictly a historical novel; rooted in the actualities of its time and every time, it is a narrative of marvels and mystery spoken directly into our ears... ''
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 (Megan Lindholm) Assassin's Fate Bok Three of Fitz and the Fool HarperVoyager 2017 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 15.00 '... Clerres, where White Prophets were trained by the Servants to set the world on a better path, has been corrupted... a voyage of discovery... reunions... transformations and heartrending shocks. Startling answers to old mysteries are revealed... An ancient wrong will bring... unlikely and dangerous allies... a series of profound and fateful sacrifices... ''
Robin Hobb (Megan Lindholm) Shaman's Crossing The Soldier Son Trilogy One Voyager 2005 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned and slightly rubbed else Fine book in like, slightly creased Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''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... ''
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.''
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.
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... ''
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 browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket With Publisher's Review Request 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 (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 Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like 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 Earthwind Faber 1977 First Edition First Printing Bruised and slightly faded at top and base of spine, top corner of front free end paper roughened (ink eraser?) and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with the price removed. Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Ti 7.50 ''... the story of two people trapped on the planet Aran. What has happened to the colonists of this world to obliterate their memories of who and what they were, and to have rebuilt in their place a precise and accurate copy of a stone age culture that flourished in Ireland during the fourth century BC?... ''
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... ''
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... ''
Guy Holmes P.E.A.C.E. Simon & Schuster 2000 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and lower edge of front board 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 respectable establishment, but the company 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) Expecting Someone Taller Macmillan 1987 First Edition First Printing Bruised and a little rubbed at top and base of spine and page edges slightly age-darkened else Fine book in like, slightly creased Dust Jacket with a crease in the rear flap 20.00 ''When Malcolm Fisher, a mild and unattached young Englishman, accidentally runs over a badger somewhere in the West country, he finds himself accidentally hurtled into the world of Wagnarian myth. For the badger turns out to be a giant, disguised and in hiding for several centuries... ''
Tom Holt Faust Among Equals Orbit 1994 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped and rubbed at base of spine, one page with a manufacturing crease and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket Signed, Inscribed and Personalised by the Author and with Publisher's Promotion Sheet 15.00 ''The management buy-out of Hell wasn't going quite as well as had been hoped. For a start there had been all that nasty business with the perjurers, and then came the news that the Most Wanted Man in history had escaped, and all just as the plans for the new theme park EuroBosch, were under way... ''
Tom Holt (Also as Thomas Holt & K. J. Parker) Flying Dutch Orbit 1991 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine, upper and lower board edges a little worn and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in Fine Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''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 (Also as Thomas Holt & K. J. Parker) Little People Orbit 2002 First Edition First Printing Small darkish mark on lower page edges and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket 7.50 '''I was eight years old when I saw my first elf'... Michael's unfortunately (but accurately) named girlfriend Cruella, doesn't approve of his obsession with the little people, but... they won't leave him alone. And who can blame them when it is his own stepfather who is responsible for causing them so much misery... ''
Tom Holt My Hero Orbit 1996 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, 5.00 ''Writing novels? Piece of cake, surely... Or so Jane thinks. Until hers starts writing back. At which point, she really should stop. Better still, change her name and flee the country. The one thing she shouldn't do is go into the book herself. After all that's what heroes are for. Unfortunately, the world of fiction is a far more complicated place than she ever imagined... ''
Tom Holt 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 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 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 Found Part Three of the Duncton Chronicles Century 1989 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 ''... Under the ruthless leadership of Henbane of Whern, the grikes have taken over moledom... ''
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... ''
William Horwood The Wolves of Time I Journeys to the Heartland HarperCollins 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, a few page lower corners bruised and page edges a little rubbed and lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''... The time has come for the wolves of Europe to take back their ancient Heartland. For centuries it has been corrupted and poisoned by the Mennen and by the evil Magyar wolf-pack. Only then can the true gods be reborn and the natural order restored... ''
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??
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 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 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
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 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 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 Introduction 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 have bred here unseen, unheard of, in some darkly warm unexplored tropical fastness... '' Originally published in 1935 - a very scarce vampire novel.
Robert Irwin The Limits Of Vision Viking /Dedalus (UK) 1986 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges browned (as usual) else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket 10.00 ''... the first work of fiction to give small bits of dirt the central role in the novel that they deserve. Marcia is a South London housewife... She has plenty of visitors - the coffee-morning ladies, the Man from the Institute of Whiteness and a galaxy of (deceased) artists and scientists who troop in and out of her house... Fantastic, comic and slightly sinister... And... very short.''
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.
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.''
Phil Janes I, Arnold Round Three of the Galaxy Game Millennium 1995 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, top page edges and a few lower corners and page edges no longer quite parallel else Fine book in slightly rubbed Dust Jacket. 4.00 ''... Robots... on a parallel earth 450 years in the future... an everyday social hazard. Our useless - sorry, undaunted - heroes have the monumental task of hunting a certain dangerous 'Rudy', a rogue robot fortuitously endowed in the front end... Phil Janes' fastest, wackiest novel yet.''
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... ''
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 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 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 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... ''
Diana Wynne Jones A Sudden Wild Magic Gollancz 1996 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine, small cloth tear at base and page edges lightly browned and top page edges slightly foxed else Fine book in Near Fine Dust Jacket 7.50 ''Our world has long been protected by the Ring, a benevolent secret society of witches and warlocks dedicated to the continuance and well-being of mankind. But now... the Ring has uncovered a conspiracy so destructive that it could doom the entire planet... it is up to a motley group of Talented commandos... ''
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 and small bump to page fore-edges 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 Tor 1993 First Edition in the US First Printing Covers slightly marked else 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
Gwyneth Jones White Queen Gollancz 1991 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, a little damp-marked on the inside Signed and personalised by the Author on the Title Page. 10.00 ''Johnny Guglioli used to be a journalist, until he was diagnosed as being infected with a QV virus... a distant relative of AIDS, attacks Coralin - the heart matter of almost all modern synthetic equipment... he encounters an enigmatic young woman... he is convinced is an alien... part of a small group sent to reconnoitre Earth... '' First 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 A Sword From Red Ice Book Three Of Sword Of Shadows Tor 2007 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. 10.00 '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 base of spine 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... ''
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 Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like 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 Slightly bumped at top and base of spine else Fine book in like 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 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 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) 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 Leningrad Nights PS Publishing 1999 First Edition First Printing Limited State (Paper) (No 143/500) Back cover slightly rubbed else Fine A5 booklet Signed by the Author on the Limitation Page 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 (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 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... ''
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... ''
Fedor Kaul Maniu Bles 1935 First Edition First Printing (Second State - Green Boards) Bruised at top of spine, spine irregular, boards a little rubbed and lightly stained, boxed, front free end paper removed and page edges browned with a small stain on top page edges - Good? book 7.50 ''It was at a street-fair in an obscure quarter of Berlin that Christopher Leng... first met the clairvoyant, Maniu, who was to exercise such power over the lives of Christopher and others... this thrilling and original novel... traces Maniu's strange history from a fortune-teller's booth in a shabby Berlin street until, as a millionaire in Monte Carlo, he found that his power was broken.''
Guy Gavriel Kay A Song For Arbonne HarperCollins 1992 First Edition in the UK First Printing (Canadian Viking Edition 1st by 2 months) Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly worn Dust Jacket With Publisher's Review Slip 10.00 ''Warm and sun-blessed in the south, a land of olive trees and vineyards, of troubadours and courts of love, and of the sensuous flamboyant women and men who dwell in the castles and towns of a country dedicated to the worship of the mother goddess. Moving through this decadence is the sardonic, bitter figure of Blaise, mercenary captain... ''
Guy Gavriel Kay Children of Earth and Sky Hodder 2016 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and a few page corner tips and page edges lightly browned and marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket With Publisher's Press Release 7.50 ''When the worlds is divided between those who worship the stars and those who worship the sun... When the balance of power is shifting and the City of Cities has fallen... When men and woman are caught up in the vortex of war... In extraordinary times, no lives are untouched, legends emerge... ''
Guy Gavriel Kay Lord Of Emperors Book II of the Sarantine Mosaic HarperPrism 2000 Third Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and lower rear corner and page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''... the city swirls with rumours of war and conspiracy... otherworldly fires mysteriously flicker and disappear in the streets at night... Crispin's fate has become entwined with that of Valerius and his empress... and now another voyager arrives... ''
Guy Gavriel Kay 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 3.00 ''... 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 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 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 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 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 Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 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.
Leigh Kennedy Saint Hiroshima Bloomsbury 1987 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges slightly marked else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket Signed and Personalised by the Author on the Title Page 7.50 ''...disarming and irresistible novel follows Katie into an unlikely matrimony and Phil into the arms of a gun-toting St. Louis actress. But that's the least you would expect from two people who alone, as far as we know, have already been through World War Three.''
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... ''
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 3.00 ''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... ''
Daniel Keyes Flowers For Algernon Indigo 1996 First Printing (Paper) Page edges browned else Fine Book 5.00 ''This is the story of Charlie, subnormal floor sweeper at Donner's Bakery... triumphant subject of a daring experiment in the enhancement of human intelligence... ''
Daniel Keyes Flowers For Algernon Gollancz 2011 First Printing - Issued Without Dust Jacket Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and top front corner and page edges no longer quite parallel else Fine book in laminated boards - as issued. 5.00 ''Charlie Gordon, IQ 68., is a floor sweeper and the gentle butt of everyone's jokes, until an experiment turns him into a genius. But then Algernon, the mouse whose triumphal experimental transformation preceded his, fades and dies, and Charlie has to face the possibility that his salvation was only temporary.''
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 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 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 (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 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 (Also as Garry Douglas) House Of Tribes Bantam 1985 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and swlightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges browned and lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like, unpriced, Dust Jacket. 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 Hunter's Moon A Story Of Foxes Unwin Hyman 1989 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and top corners and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like, slightly creased, Dust Jacket 5.00 ''... Foxes are adaptable creatures, but every day the humans are coming closer to Trinity Wood with their bulldozers and their concrete mixers. Who will run and who will stand to face the guns and dogs; who will remain in a world where woodland paths have changed to alleys, grassland to streets?...''
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 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.''
Garry Douglas Kilworth The Night Of Kadar Faber 1978 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened and foxed else Fine book in like, slightly rubbed, Dust Jacket, with the orange spine background faded to yellow (as usual) 3.00 Clute - ''... places humans hatched from frozen embryos on an alien planet whose culture has an Islamic coloration, where they must attempt to understand their own nature...''
Garry Douglas Kilworth The Princely Flower Book II of the Navigator Kings Orbit 1997 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly browned and slightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''Kieto's destiny, set in the heavens, is to conquer the Land of Mists, the mysterious island discovered by Kupe, one of the great Polynesian voyagers. But he knows it won't be easy: the wild native tribes, particularly the Scots and Picts, have two formidable advantages - iron and horses... Pursued by sea-fairies, vengeful gods, power hungry priests... confronting their worst fears and supernatural horrors, the friends finally face the awesome wrath of the mighty Maori...''
Garry Douglas Kilworth The Roof of Voyaging: Book I of The Navigator Kings Orbit 1996 First Edition First Printing Bruised at base of spine, rear cover a little damp-wrinkled and covers and page edges slightly marked Good to Very Good Uncorrected Proof in slightly creased and worn, unpriced (but bar-coded) Dust Jacket With Publisher's Letter 5.00 ''Delighting in the rich and colourful detail and myth of Polynesian life, Garry Kilworth has written a marvellously ambitious fantasy. Funny, moving and epic... the first part of a wonderful tale which will become a landmark of fantastic fiction.''
Garry Douglas Kilworth The Roof of Voyaging: Book I of The Navigator Kings Orbit 1996 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges browned else Fine book in unpriced, unbar-coded Dust Jacket. 4.00 ''Delighting in the rich and colourful detail and myth of Polynesian life, Garry Kilworth has written a marvellously ambitious fantasy. Funny, moving and epic... the first part of a wonderful tale which will become a landmark of fantastic fiction.''
Gabriel King (M. John Harrison & Jane Johnson) The Golden Cat Century 1998 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly browned and marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. Signed and Personalised by 'Gabriel King' on the Title Page. 15.00 ''On a sunlit headland above the ancient castle at Tintagel, the King and Queen are raising their beautiful kittens. But which of their three offspring is the Golden Cat of legend, the cat who will heal the world and channel the power of the wild roads?... ''
Gabriel King The Knot Garden Century 2000 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened and no longer quite parallel else Fine book in like Dust Jacket Signed by 'Gabriel King' on the Title Page. 25.00 ''At the foot of Crowbury Plain lies the idyllic hamlet of Ashmore. But dangers lurk beneath its apparently tranquil surface... Only the cats who patrol the wild roads, whose task it is to hunt both the scurrying fragments of human fantasies and the wild, dark impulses of human nature understand Ashmore's true shape... '' Scarce.
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.
Laurie R. King A Letter of Mary St. Martin's Press 1996 First Edition Second Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, some page top corners creased and page edges lightly marked else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 4.00 ''... August 1923. All is quiet in the Holmes household in Sussex... but the peace quickly disappears... Dorothy Ruskin, an amateur archaeologist... a tattered roll of stained papyrus... a deeply troubling letter apparently written by Mary Magdalene that contains a biblical bombshell... ''
Laurie R. King O Jerusalem HarperCollins 2002 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine and page edges browned else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''... the 'lost' adventure so tantalisingly alluded to in The Beekeeper's Apprentice... Forced to flee England at the close of 1918, Sherlock Holmes and his nineteen-year-old apprentice Mary Russell enter Palestine under the auspices of... Mycroft... to solve a series of murders... ''
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-signed limited edition. First printings are very scarce.
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 (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.. ''
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.''
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... ''
Damon Knight Beyond The Barrier Gollancz 1964 First Edition in the UK First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine, lower corners and board fore-edges, spine lettering dulled, trace of plate removed from rear fixed end paper and page edges browned and marked - Good book in brown boards 4.00 Professor Gordon Naismith has duplicated himself nine times, and when an unusual student triggers a series of violent events, the professor begins to wonder if there was a tenth Gordon Naismith. The answer lay far in the future. - Expansion of 'The Tree of Time' - first published in F&SF. -
Harry Adams Knight (John Brosnan and Leroy Kettle) Bedlam Gollancz 1992 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket 4.00 ''... The inhabitants of a smart apartment block in a quiet London suburb begin to experience powerful erotic dreams, so vivid that they seem real... a local institution for neurological research... testing a revolutionary drug for treating personality disorders... reality and illusion blur and the quiet streets become a hallucinatory malestrom of horror... '' Filmed as Beyond Bedlam
Jim Knipfel The 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 da 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 Shadowfires Headline 1991 Page edges lightly browned else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 5.00 ''It took a step towards her, its arms swinging at its sides with a scraping, clicking sound. It. She could no longer think of him as Eric, he husband. Now, he was just a thing, an abomination, that by its very existence made a mockery of everything else in God's creation. She fired point blank at its chest. It did not even flinch... ''
Dean R. Koontz The Taking 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 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 (Also as Brian Coffey; K. R. Dwyer; Leigh Nichols, Owen West & Aaron Wolfe) The Vision Headline 1991 First Printing (Printed by Mackays of Chatham) 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 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.''
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.''
Cyril M. Kornbluth (Also as Cyril Judd & Jordan Park) Wolfbane Gollancz 1960 First Edition in Hardback First Printing (Bound in red cloth) Bruised at top and slightly bumped at base of spine, spine ends a little faded, a few page corner tips creased and page edges browned and slightly marked - near Very Good book in slightly chipped, torn, browned and eroded Dust Jacket, with the spine panel 10.00 ''It is far in the future. Many centuries ago a runaway planet had burst across our solar system, and the mysterious pyramid-shaped structures 'living' on that planet had torn our world away from its sun and drawn it off onto space... Now mankind continues to exist only so long as the Pyramids renew... the artificial sun... ''
William Kotzwinkle Christmas At Fontaine's Andre Deutsch 1983 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket, with a touch of wear at the upper tip of the front fold. 7.50 ''... a palace... a huge and celebrated department store... but Mr Fontaine and his designers have created something more beautiful and strange than they realise. There is something - or someone? - hiding in the store, a teasingly half-glimpsed figure, a flash of silver... Who has freed the parakeets... conjuring mysterious gifts... ''
William Kotzwinkle E. T. The Extraterrestrial Arthur Barker 1982 First Edition in the UK First Printing Page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in slightly creased and rubbed Dust Jacket with the price removed 10.00 ''... a homely little creature from a world three million light years away... Lost, alone, with no means of survival in an alien world... meets, by chance... three children who find him an enthralling playmate, toy and teacher... ''
William Kotzwinkle Elephant Bangs Train Faber 1971 First Edition in the UK First Printing ? Bruised at top and base of spine a touch of shelf-wear on lower board edges and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in Near Fine Dust Jacket. 20.00 '''... a remarkable series of short stories. His imaginative command of character and atmosphere is astonishing... a deprecating humour and sly, appealing humility. His world is peopled with legendary figures from all times and places... ''
William Kotzwinkle Fata Morgana Knopf 1977 First Edition First Printing Bruised at top and base of spine and publisher's remainder stamp on lower page edges else Fine book in Dust Jacket with a touch of wear at the lower tip of the front fold. 7.50 ''... a rich, exotic entertainment of crime, treble-trickery, and legerdemain, with Europe as its stage... Paris, 1861... the gaudy blatant public arena of Great Whores and fabulous charlatans, the treacherous private labyrinth of Police Inspector Paul Picard and the human prey he stalks... ''
William Kotzwinkle Hermes 3000 Pantheon 1972 First Edition First Printing Bruised and lightly rubbed at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. With separate photo of the author as used to illustrate the rear panel of the Dust Jacket 20.00 ''... a magnificent tapestry of human emotion... glamorous and bizarre... following the characters along their separate paths, which crisscross... we are gradually led to... the secret of Hermes, god of the roads... '' This author's first novel.
William Kotzwinkle Swimmer in the Secret Sea Aidan Ellis 1976 First Edition First Printing Page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in lightly browned and rubbed Dust Jacket. 15.00 ''... The brief cycle of a baby's life - labour, delivery, death, burial -m in the snow-covered isolation of a Northern landscape... the substance of an acute reading experience... ''
William Kotzwinkle The Bear Went Over The Mountain Black Swan 1996 First UK Hardback Edition First Printing Limited State - Issued Without Dust Jacket Limited to 750 copies. Bruised at top and base of spine and lower corners else Fine book. With multiply signed card from the Publisher 10.00 ''Once upon a time a big black bear found a manuscript... Borrowing some clothes... he headed to New York to seek his fortune. Then he took the literary world by storm... '' ...only one title is produced every Christmas by Black Swan/Transworld of a book that particularly impressed them in the preceding year.
William Kotzwinkle The Fan Man Aidan Ellis 1974 First Edition in the UK & First Hardback First Printing Bruised at top of spine and page edges slightly age-darkened else Fine book in Dust Jacket, with the price crossed-out and partly erased 15.00 ''...a novel about Horse Badorties... hippest of the hip, incredible musical genius, out of his mind and falling apart at the seams... Horse is a rare flower, the kind that blooms once in a thousand years, out of a garbage bag.''
William Kotzwinkle The Game of Thirty Houghton Mifflin 1994 First Edition First Printing Bruised and lightly rubbed at top and base of spine else Fine book in slightly creased Dust Jacket 7.50 ''A wealthy Madison Avenue antiquities dealer is murdered while playing a game that the pharaohs once played - the Game of Thirty. Enter Jimmy McShane, hired to find the killer. But instead McShane finds that the killer is playing the Game of Thirty with him, and all Manhattan is the board... ''
William Kotzwinkle The Hot Jazz Trio Houghton Mifflin 1989 First Edition First Printing Boards slightly bowed and rear corners bruised else Fine copy in dust jacket, slightly bumped at corners and with a ca. 2mm tear at the top of the rear fold 7.50 ''... illusionist par excellance, juggling myth and reality... a surrealist evocation of Paris in the 1920s starring Django Reinhardt and his Hot Jazz Trio, Jean Cocteau, Picasso, and a talking handkerchief... the mighty Pharaoh sailing down the Nile with his dwarf, dancing girls and chief praiser... a haunting fantasy of hobos who ride the rails... ''
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... ''
Michael Kurland Too Soon Dead St. Martin's Press 1997 First Edition First Printing Slightly bumped at top and base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in lightly rubbed Dust Jacket. 10.00 ''... March 1935... The Great Depression... syndicated columnist Alexander Brass is the voice of Manhattan high society... a mysterious man tries to interest Brass in photos of prominent people engaged in questionable acts... the stringer is murdered, his body found in... the offices of an anti-Nazi group... '''
Katherine Kurtz Dagger Magic A Novel of The Adept Severn House 1995 First Edition in the UK First Printing Bruised at base of spine and page edges lightly age-darkened else Fine book in like Dust Jacket. 5.00 '''... continues the saga of Sir Adam Sinclair, Scottish nobleman and magical 'Adept'. This novel tracks back in time to tell the story of Adam's mother Philippa during the darkest days of World War II... This is the fourth in the popular Adept series... ''
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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