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Image for Alternative Futures: The Journal Of Utopian Studies Fall 1979 (vol 2 no. 4).

Alternative Futures: The Journal Of Utopian Studies Fall 1979 (vol 2 no. 4).

By: Abrash, Merritt (& Alexandra Aldridge, eds.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute: Troy, NY.: 1979 (Fall).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 38193


Fall 1979 (volume 2, number 4). Octavo, single issue, printed wrappers. 128 pages. View more info

Image for Alternative Futures: The Journal Of Utopian Studies Summer 1979 (vol 2 no. 3).

Alternative Futures: The Journal Of Utopian Studies Summer 1979 (vol 2 no. 3).

By: Abrash, Merritt (& Alexandra Aldridge, eds.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute: Troy, NY.: 1979 (Summer).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 38194


Summer 1979 (volume 2, number 3). Octavo, single issue, printed wrappers. 128 pages. View more info

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Alternative Futures: The Journal Of Utopian Studies Winter 1980 (vol 3 no. 1).

By: Abrash, Merritt (& Alexandra Aldridge, eds.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute: Troy, NY.: 1980 (Winter)

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 38195


Winter 1980 (volume 3, number 1). Octavo, single issue, printed wrappers. 128. View more info

Image for The Borley Rectory Companion: The Complete Guide To 'The Most Haunted House In England',

The Borley Rectory Companion: The Complete Guide To 'The Most Haunted House In England',

By: Adams, Paul (& Eddie Brazil & Peter Underwood)

Price: £100.00

Publisher: The History Press: Stroud, Glos.: 2009.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 43566


384 pages. View more info

Edgar Rice Burroughs Bibliography and Price Guide.

By: Adkins, P. H.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: P.D.A Enterprises: New Orleans.: 1974.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 36237


24 pages. View more info

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The Monstrous And The Unspeakable: The Bible As Fantastic Literature.

By: Aichele, George (& Tina Pippin, eds.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sheffield Academic Press: Sheffield, England.: 1997.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 35593


246 pages: collection of essays. View more info

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The Attempted Rescue.

By: Aickman, Robert

Price: £37.50

Publisher: Tartarus Press: North Yorkshire.: 2013.

Edition: First edition thus (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36100


Autobiography: 246 pages. Eight page foreword by Jeremy Dyson. Originally published in 1966, followed by a 1st Tartarus Press printing (red dustjacket) in 2001. This Tartarus reprint (in cream/yellow dustjacket) has some (minor?) revisions to the introduction. View more info

Image for The River Runs Uphill: A Story Of Success And Failure.

The River Runs Uphill: A Story Of Success And Failure.

By: Aickman, Robert

Price: £32.50

Publisher: Tartarus Press: North Yorkshire.: 2014.

Edition: First edition thus (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 37316


290 pages: the author's second volume of autobiography, following THE ATTEMPTED RESCUE (1966). First published in 1986, this Tartarus Press edition contains a new short introduction by Rosalie Parker. Limited to 350 hardcover copies. View more info

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A Common Spring: Crime Novel & Classic.

By: Aisenberg, Nadya

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bowling Green State University Popular Press.: 1979.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 35574


272 pages:''an insightful study of both detective fiction and 'serious' literature'' View more info

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The Loch Ness Monster.

By: Akins, William

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Signet Books: NY.: 1977.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 43994


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Image for This World And Nearer Ones: Essays Exploring The Familiar.

This World And Nearer Ones: Essays Exploring The Familiar.

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson: London.: 1979.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 10182


262 pages: includes essays on Philip K. Dick, James Blish, Robert Sheckley, Jules Verne, Kurt Vonnegut, and Josef Nesvadba. View more info

Image for The Twinkling Of An Eye or, My Life As An Englishman (inscribed by the author).

The Twinkling Of An Eye or, My Life As An Englishman (inscribed by the author).

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Little, Brown: London.: 1998.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 05976


Autobiography, with index: 484 pages. View more info

Image for Item Eighty-Three: Brian W. Aldiss: A Bibliography 1954-1972.

Item Eighty-Three: Brian W. Aldiss: A Bibliography 1954-1972.

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Nd (1973).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 03389


Bibliographical checklist of fiction, nonfiction and edited works, compiled by Margaret Aldiss: revised and updated edition of the earlier 'Item 43'. Burgess, Reference Guide to Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror 266. View more info

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Science Fiction Reader's Guide.

By: Allen, L. David

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Centennial Press: Lincoln, Nebraska.: 1974.

Edition: First edition thus (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36614


300 pages. Title change: published the year before (1973) as SCIENCE FICTION: AN INTRODUCTION View more info

Image for You're Next! Loss Of Identity In The Horror Film.

You're Next! Loss Of Identity In The Horror Film.

By: Ambrogio, Anthony (ed)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Midnight Marquee Press: Baltimore, MD.: 2008.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 41132


320 pages. View more info

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Yes, M'Lady.

By: Anderson, Sylvia (THUNDERBIRDS)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Smith Gryphon: London.: 1991.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 43535


118 pages, with 24 pages of colour & b/w stills: ''the book of the cult TV series THUNDERBIRDS'', written by Sylvia Anderson, the voice of Lady Penelope. View more info

Image for Damned Art: Essays In the Literature of Witchcraft.

Damned Art: Essays In the Literature of Witchcraft.

By: Anglo, Sydney (ed)

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: London.: 1977.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27970


258 pages. Very uncommon hardcover. View more info

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Cinema Of Mystery And Fantasy.

By: Annan, David

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Lorrimer Publishing: London.: 1984.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 30870


136 pages: 200 b/w film stills and eight pages of colour. ''The origins of the cinema of mystery and fantasy is traced back to myths and dreams, machines and ancient fears and is a hallucinatory trip into the depths of the mind that are illuminated in the science fiction and horror movies of the past eighty years''. View more info

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Cinefantastic: Beyond The Dream Machine.

By: Annan, David

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Lorrimer Publishing: London.: 1974.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36886


132 pages: fantasy in the cinema, over 300 b/w stills. View more info

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Catastrophe: The End Of The Cinema?

By: Annan, David

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Lorrimer Publishing: London.: 1975.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 30777


112 pages: profusely illustrated in b/w and some colour. A look at the ''disaster movie'' genre. View more info

Image for Rouben Mamoulian's Dr. Jekyll & Mr. HydeStarring Fredric March.

Rouben Mamoulian's Dr. Jekyll & Mr. HydeStarring Fredric March.

By: Anobile, Richard J. (ed.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Jupiter Books: London.: 1976.

Edition: First British edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 43608


256 pages: 1931 horror film: ''over 1500 frame blow up photos shown sequentially and coupled with the complete dialogue from the original soundtrack''. This is the original 1975 US hardcover with a sticker affixed to the copyright page denoting it as the first UK edition. View more info

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Index To The Science Fiction Magazines 1966-1970.

By: Anonymous (ed.),

Price: £10.00

Publisher: NESFA Press: MA.: 1971.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 15504


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Image for The Devils Prayer Book By A Witch.

The Devils Prayer Book By A Witch.

By: Anonymous,

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Mayflower: London.: 1975.

Edition: First paperback edition.

Seller ID: 43788


First published by Rigel Press in 1972: ''the complete texts of the witches' rituals''. Both editions are very uncommon. View more info

Image for What Made Thunderbirds Go! The Authorised Biography of Gerry Anderson.

What Made Thunderbirds Go! The Authorised Biography of Gerry Anderson.

By: Archer, Simon & Marcus Hearn (THUNDERBIRDS)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: BBC Books: London.: 2002.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 16138


288 pages. View more info

Faces Of The Future: The Lessons of Science Fiction.

By: Ash, Brian

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Taplinger: NY.: 1975.

Edition: First American edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 07647


212 pages. View more info

Image for Who's Who In Science Fiction.

Who's Who In Science Fiction.

By: Ash, Brian

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Elm Tree Books: London.: 1976.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36307


220 pages. View more info

Image for The Complete Book Of Devils And Demons.

The Complete Book Of Devils And Demons.

By: Ashley, Leonard R. N.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Robson Books: London.: 1997.First B

Edition: First hardcover edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 41058


280 pages: non-fiction. View more info

Image for When Spirits Talk: The True Story Of 'Ghost Stories'.

When Spirits Talk: The True Story Of 'Ghost Stories'.

By: Ashley, Mike

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Ghost Story Society (GSS).: 1990.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 05395


GSS Special Booklet #2. 32 pages: a look at the American pulp magazine GHOST STORIES (1926-1932): reprints two stories, plus a nine page introduction. View more info

Image for Terry Nation's Blake's 7: The Programme Guide.

Terry Nation's Blake's 7: The Programme Guide.

By: Attwood, Tony (BLAKE'S 7)

Price: £125.00

Publisher: W. H. Allen/Pinnacle: London.: 1982.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 40734


192 pages. A very uncommon UK hardcover. View more info

Image for Avallaunius: The Journal Of The Arthur Machen Society no 6.

Avallaunius: The Journal Of The Arthur Machen Society no 6.

By: AVALLAUNIUS, (Arthur Machen)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Friends Of Arthur Machen: UK.: 1990 (Winter).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 40687


Issue 6. Limited to 350 numbered copies. Fifteen issues (though only 14 actual physical imagazines, as no 8/9 was a double issue) were published in this (stapled wrappers) format, after which - from issue 16 - it changed to hardcover format. Various editors throughout - Godfrey Brangham, Rita Tait, Nigel Jarrett, R. B. Russell, Mark Valentine, Michael Butterworth and Adrian Eckersley. This issue edited by Godfrey Brangham. View more info

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Avallaunius: The Journal Of The Arthur Machen Society no 5.

By: AVALLAUNIUS, (Arthur Machen)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Friends Of Arthur Machen: UK.: 1990 (Spring).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 40815


Issue 5. Limited to 350 numbered copies (this is no 18). Fifteen issues (though only 14 actual physical imagazines, as no 8/9 was a double issue) were published in this (stapled wrappers) format, after which - from issue 16 - it changed to hardcover format. Various editors throughout - Godfrey Brangham, Rita Tait, Nigel Jarrett, R. B. Russell, Mark Valentine, Michael Butterworth and Adrian Eckersley. This issue edited by Rita Tait. View more info

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Avallaunius: The Journal Of The Arthur Machen Society no 7.

By: AVALLAUNIUS, (Arthur Machen)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Friends Of Arthur Machen: UK.: 1991 (Spring).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 40816


Issue 7. Limited to 350 numbered copies (this is no 41). Fifteen issues (though only 14 actual physical imagazines, as no 8/9 was a double issue) were published in this (stapled wrappers) format, after which - from issue 16 - it changed to hardcover format. Various editors throughout - Godfrey Brangham, Rita Tait, Nigel Jarrett, R. B. Russell, Mark Valentine, Michael Butterworth and Adrian Eckersley. This issue edited by R. B. Russell. View more info

Image for Avallaunius: The Journal Of The Arthur Machen Society no 15.

Avallaunius: The Journal Of The Arthur Machen Society no 15.

By: AVALLAUNIUS, (Arthur Machen)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Friends Of Arthur Machen: UK.: 1996 (Winter).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 42382


Issue 15. Limited to 250 numbered copies. Fifteen issues (though only 14 actual physical imagazines, as no 8/9 was a double issue) were published in this (stapled wrappers) format, after which - from issue 16 - it changed to hardcover format. Various editors throughout - Godfrey Brangham, Rita Tait, Nigel Jarrett, R. B. Russell, Mark Valentine, Michael Butterworth and Adrian Eckersley. This issue edited by Adrian Eckersley. View more info

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Avallaunius:The Journal Of The Arthur Machen Society no. 17.

By: AVALLAUNIUS, (Arthur Machen)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Tartarus Press/Friends Of Arthur Machen.: 1997 (Winter).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 37141


Issue 17. Very attractive 60-page hardbound magazine. 250 numbered copies printed. Available only to members of the Arthur Machen Society. This issue was the second to be published as a limited hardcover, following fifteen issues in magazine (stapled wrappers) format. View more info

Image for Avallaunius: The Journal Of The Arthur Machen Society no 14.

Avallaunius: The Journal Of The Arthur Machen Society no 14.

By: AVALLAUNIUS, (Arthur Machen)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Friends Of Arthur Machen: UK.: 1995 (Winter).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 42381


Issue 14. Limited to 250 numbered copies. Fifteen issues (though only 14 actual physical imagazines, as no 8/9 was a double issue) were published in this (stapled wrappers) format, after which - from issue 16 - it changed to hardcover format. Various editors throughout - Godfrey Brangham, Rita Tait, Nigel Jarrett, R. B. Russell, Mark Valentine, Michael Butterworth and Adrian Eckersley. This issue edited by Rita Tait. View more info

Image for Childhood's Pattern: A Study Of The Heroes And Heroines Of Children's Fiction 1770-1950.

Childhood's Pattern: A Study Of The Heroes And Heroines Of Children's Fiction 1770-1950.

By: Avery, Gillian

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: London.: 1975.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 35499


256 pages with index. View more info

Image for Enterprising Women: Television Fandom And The Creation Of Popular Myth..

Enterprising Women: Television Fandom And The Creation Of Popular Myth..

By: Bacon-Smith, Camille

Price: £20.00

Publisher: University Of Pennsylvania Press.: 1992.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 41004


338 pages. A book-length examination of Star Trek fans and fandom. View more info

Image for The Gospel Of Filth: A Bible Of Decadence and Darkness.

The Gospel Of Filth: A Bible Of Decadence and Darkness.

By: Baddeley, Gavin (& Dani Flith)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Fab Press: Godalming, England.: 2009.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 40613


512 pages: ''The Definitive Guide To The Realms Of Darkness And Devilry, From Ancient Formulae For Conjuring Up The Goddesses Of Hell To The Latest Research On The Psychopathology Of The Seri.''. View more info

Image for Binding the Devil: Exorcism Past and Present.

Binding the Devil: Exorcism Past and Present.

By: Baker, Roger

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Arrow Books: London.: 1975.

Edition: First paperback edition.

Seller ID: 43880


First published in hardcover in 1974. View more info

Image for Clive Barker: Mythmaker For The Millenium.

Clive Barker: Mythmaker For The Millenium.

By: Barbieri, Suzanne J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The British Fantasy Society (BFS).: 1994.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 37168


64 pages: introduction by Pewte Atkins. View more info

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Days Of Thrills And Adventure.

By: Barbour, Alan G.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Collier Books: NY.: 1970.

Edition: First paperback edition.

Seller ID: 36090


168 pages: b/w stills throughout. ''An affectionate pictorial history of the movie serial . from the heydays of the '30s & '40s to the final curtain call in the mid '50s . from Ace Drummond to Zorro''. View more info

Image for Clive Barker's A-Z Of Horror.

Clive Barker's A-Z Of Horror.

By: Barker, Clive (ed. Stephen Jones)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: HarperPrism: NY.: 1997.

Edition: First hardcover edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 38997


Book accompanying the Clive Barker BBC television series: 256 pages. Edited by Steven Jones. Published in the UK only in paperback. View more info

Image for Murder In Print: A Guide To Two Centuries Of Crime Fiction.

Murder In Print: A Guide To Two Centuries Of Crime Fiction.

By: Barnes, Melvyn

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Barn Owl Books: London.: 1986.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 35502


244 pages. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR (white label affixed to half-title page). View more info

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A Brief History Of Secret Societies

By: Barrett, David V.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Robinson: London.: 2007.

Edition: First edition thus (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 43222


346 pages. First published in hardcover in 1997, this new edition is updated. View more info

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Monsters Of The Northwoods

By: Bartholomew, Paul (& Robert Bartholomew & William Brann & Bruce Hallenbeck)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: North Country Books: NY.: 1992.

Edition: Third printing.

Seller ID: 43382


136 pages View more info

Image for Batman Black & White: Volume Two.

Batman Black & White: Volume Two.

By: BATMAN, (various)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: DC Comics: NY.: 2002.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 38018


Volume 2. Collects the sixteen comics orginally issued as GOTHAM KNIGHTS 2000-2001. B/w art throughout on high quality paper. View more info

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Deep Future.

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Gollancz: London.: 2001.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 39382


Non-fiction:''a non-fiction account of a possible future for mankind that trancends the end of time and matter: a dizzying ride to the limits of time and space and looks at how mankind might overcome the limitations of a physical universe''. View more info

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Heroes Of The Horrors.

By: Beck, Calvin Thomas

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collier Books: NY.: 1975.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 42416


354 pages, over 500 b/w stills throughout: brings together the stars who created the immortal monsters - Lon Chaney, Sr., Bela Lugosi, Boris Karloff, Peter Lorre, Lon Chaney, Jr., Vincent Price and others. View more info

Image for Bram Stoker: A Biography Of The Author Of Dracula.

Bram Stoker: A Biography Of The Author Of Dracula.

By: Belford, Barbara (Bram Stoker)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson: London.: 1996.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 41254


382 pages. View more info

Image for The Complete Book Of Thunderbirds.

The Complete Book Of Thunderbirds.

By: Bentley, Chris (THUNDERBIRDS)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Carlton Books: London.: 2000.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 43725


128 pages: full colour throughout. Foreword by Gerry Anderson: ''history, interviews, episode guide, character profiles, vehicle information''. View more info