Author:Blaylock, James P

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The Magic Spectacles (signed/limited slipcased).

By: Blaylock, James P.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Morrigan Publications: Bath.: 1991.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 04494

ISBN: 1870338014

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket and slipcase (as new).


Young adult sf/fantasy novel. Afterword by Lewis Shiner (only available in this deluxe edition). LIMITED EDITION: 250 numbered hardcover copies signed by the author, Lew Shiner and artist Ferret and slipcased.''a children's book, containing a magic window, an alternate world and goblins, is less successfully childlike than some of his work for adults. It may be that the author's unquenchable relish for sheer oddity will inhibit his artistic growth, but meanwhile he is among the most enjoyable genre writers to have emerged from the 1980s'' (Peter Nicholls/Encyclopedia of SF). View more info

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The Man In The Moon (signed/limited).

By: Blaylock, James P.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Subterranean Press: USA.: 2002.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 10471

ISBN: 1931081565

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new).


Contains the title novel (210 pages), which is the first complete version of what would later become (greatly changed and abridged) the author's first novel THE ELFIN SHIP, the previously unpublished short story ''The Hole In Space'': plus an introduction by Tim Powers and an autobiographical introduction by the author. LIMITED EDITION: 1000 numbered copies printed, signed by both Blaylock and Powers. This is no 545. View more info

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Homunculus (signed/slipcased).

By: Blaylock, James P.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Morrigan Publications: Bath.: 1988.

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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 04615

ISBN: 1870338456

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket and slipcase (as new).


First published as an Ace paperback original in 1986. Winner of the 1986 Philip K. Dick Award for best novel. Introduction by Keith Roberts. LIMITED EDITION: 300 numbered slipcased hardcover copies signed by Blaylock, Keith Roberts, and artist Ferret. This issue adds ''A Postscript to Homunculus'' by William Hastings (a Blaylock pseudonym) and ''A Note on Mr. Hastings' Postscript'' by Blaylock (both not present in the trade hardcover).''his books feature grotesques and eccentrics viewed with whimsical affection. These people often have crotchets and obsessions, and live in mutable w... View more info

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The Last Coin (signed/slipcased).

By: Blaylock, James P.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Ziesing Books.: 1988.

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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 00310

ISBN: /0929480007

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket and slipcase (as new).


SF/fantasy novel. With an introduction by Lucius Shepard not present in the trade (Ace) edition. LIMITED EDITION: 750 numbered copies signed by the author, Lucius Shepard and dustjacket artist Dennis Loughner..''which features an ex-travelling salesman who turns out to be the Wandering Jew, and is anxious that the 30 pieces of silver used to betray Christ should be kept from the hands of a Mr Pennyman, who will use them for apocalyptic purposes'' (PeterNicholls/Encyclopedia of SF). View more info

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The Magic Spectacles.

By: Blaylock, James P.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Morrigan Publications: Bath.: 1991.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 00103

ISBN: 1870338952

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new).


Young adult sf/fantasy novel.''a children's book, containing a magic window, an alternate world and goblins, is less successfully childlike than some of his work for adults. It may be that the author's unquenchable relish for sheer oddity will inhibit his artistic growth, but meanwhile he is among the most enjoyable genre writers to have emerged from the 1980s'' (Peter Nicholls/Encyclopedia of SF). View more info