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Timelike Infinity (signed by the author).

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £90.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: London.: 1992.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 08485

ISBN: 0002240165

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


The author's second book. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR View more info

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Ring (inscribed and dated by the author).

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £75.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: London.: 1994.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 09856

ISBN: 0002240262

Condition: A touch of age-darkening along the page edges, else a fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new).


SF novel, the fourth book in the ''Xeelee'' sequence INSCRIBED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR AT TIME OF PUBLICATION/''To Maureen, Enjoy! Steve, 3. 9. 94''. View more info

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Mammoth (and) Longtusk (and) Icebones (all three inscribed & dated).

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1999/2001.

Edition: First edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 10074

ISBN: 0752814109

Condition: Fine copies in fine dustjackets (as new).


All three volumes in the sf trilogy. EACH VOLUME INSCRIBED, SIGNED AND DATED (the first two in 2000, the third in 2001) BY THE AUTHOR TO THE SAME PERSON. View more info

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Flux (inscribed by the author).

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £50.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: London.: 1993.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 11697

ISBN: 0002240254

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for a touch of edge wear.


SF novel. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. View more info

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The Hunters Of Pangaea (signed/slipcased).

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £40.00

Publisher: NESFA Press: MA.: 2004.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 12876

ISBN: 1886778507

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


360 pages, cover art by Richard Hescox, edited by Anthony Lewis. Collection of eighteen stories and five essays, issued to commemorate the author's (and artist's) appearance as GoH at Boskone 41 in 2004. LIMITED EDITION: from a total printing of 1500 numbered copies, this is one of 200 copies signed by both author and artist and slipcased. This is no 88. View more info

The Web: Gulliverzone

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Orion: London.: 1997.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 16216

ISBN: 1858814758

Condition: Fine copy (as new) in pictorial boards, as issued without dustjacket.


Young adult SF novel, part one of a six-part series: other authors in the series were Eric Brown, Graham Joyce, Peter Hamilton, Stephen Bowkett and Maggie Furey. View more info

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Space: Manifold 2 (signed by the author).

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £10.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: London.: 2000.

Edition: Second printing.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 16219

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


Second in the Manifold trilogy - preceded by TIME and followed by ORIGIN. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. View more info

Emperor.

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Gollancz: London.: 2006.

Seller ID: 19156

ISBN: 0575074337

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


Alternate history. Book One of Time's Tapestry. View more info

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The H-Bomb Girl.

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: London.: 2007.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21131

ISBN: 0571232795

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


Young adult sf novel. View more info

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Anti-Ice.

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £50.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: London.: 1993,

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21478

ISBN: 0246138351

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


SF novel: the author's third book. View more info

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Weaver: Time's Tapestry 4.

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Gollancz: London.: 2008.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 22716

ISBN: 0575082046

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


Simultaneous with the hardcover edition. View more info

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Ring.

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £50.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: London.: 1994.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 28385

ISBN: 0002240262

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for a touch of browning along page edges.


SF novel. View more info

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Timelike Infinity.

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £75.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: London.: 1992.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 28592

ISBN: 0002240165

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


SF novel, the author's second book. View more info

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Doctor Who: The Wheel Of Ice.

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: £25.00

Publisher: BBC Books: London.: 2012.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36971

ISBN: 1849901821

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


Doctor Who novel.''The Wheel. A ring of ice and steel turning around a moon of Saturn, and home to a mining colony supplying a resource-hungry Earth. It’s a bad place to grow up. The colony has been plagued by problems. Maybe it’s just gremlins, just bad luck. But the equipment failures and thefts of resources have been increasing, and there have been stories among the children of mysterious creatures glimpsed aboard the Wheel. Many of the younger workers refuse to go down the warren-like mines anymore. And then sixteen-year-old Phee Laws, surfing Saturn’s rings, saves an enigmat... View more info

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The Light Of Other Days.

By: Baxter, Stephen (& Arthur C. Clarke)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Voyager/HarperCollins: London.: 2000.

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

Seller ID: 04897

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Published September 2000: the American Tor hardcover was published earlier in March the same year. View more info

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Back Brain Recluse (BBR) no 15.

By: BBR/BACK BRAIN RECLUSE, (ed. Chris Reed)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Chris Reed: Publisher.: 1990.

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 44967

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


Issue 15. SF/fantasy magazine, View more info

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Range Of Ghosts.

By: Bear, Elizabeth

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tor: NY.: 2012.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 38509

ISBN: 0765327546

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for light spotting along page edges.


Fantasy novel. View more info

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Shattered Pillars.

By: Bear, Elizabeth

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tor: NY.: 2013.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 38703

ISBN: 0765327554

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


Fantasy novel, sequel to RANGE OF GHOSTS. View more info

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Steles Of The Sky.

By: Bear, Elizabeth

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tor: NY.: 2014.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 38704

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


Fantasy novel, third in the series, following RANGE OF GHOSTS and SHATTERED PILLARS. View more info

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Tangents.

By: Bear, Greg

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Warner: NY.: 1989.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 03737

ISBN: 0446514012

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


Short story collection with a six page introduction by the author: includes the original short story version of BLOOD MUSIC. View more info

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Moving Mars (Nebula Award Winner).

By: Bear, Greg

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Tor: NY.: 1993.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 01450

ISBN: 031285515X

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


SF novel. Winner of the 1994 Nebula Award for best novel.''is connected to the world depicted in Queen of Angels, is a broader and more traditional tale. Its depiction of Mars may lack some of the resolute arguments that accompany every speculative suggestion in Kim Stanley Robinson's Mars sequence, but Bear's novel gains a commensurate freedom of sweep in its story -- which intermixes politics and an array of scientific discoveries -- of the emancipation of Mars from the hegemony of a paranoia-driven Earth. The title, it may be fair to add, is meant literally'' (John Clute/Encycloped... View more info

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The Serpent Mage (inscribed & dated by the author)..

By: Bear, Greg

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Century: London.: 1988.

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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 00876

ISBN: 0712616721

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


Second in the two volume fantasy series: following THE INFINITY CONCERTO (both volumes published first in the US as paperback originals). INSCRIBED AND SIGNED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR/''for Leszek! All best from Greg Bear WFC '91''. Inscribed by Bear at the 1991 World Fantasy Convention, held in London.''his prime work of fantasy is the Michael Perrin or Songs of Earth and Power diptych, comprising The Infinity Concerto (1984) and The Serpent Mage (1986) n). The story involves portal crossings between Earth and a beautiful but harsh secondary world, the ''Realm'', whose stylized Fanta... View more info

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The Infinity Concerto (inscribed & dated by the author).

By: Bear, Greg

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Century: London.: 1988.

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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 00877

ISBN: 0712618163

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


First in the two volume fantasy series: followed by THE SERPENT MAGE (both volumes published first in the US as paperback originals). INSCRIBED AND SIGNED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR/''for Leszek! All best from Greg Bear WFC '91''. Inscribed by Bear at the 1991 World Fantasy Convention, held in London.''his prime work of fantasy is the Michael Perrin or Songs of Earth and Power diptych, comprising The Infinity Concerto (1984) and The Serpent Mage (1986) n). The story involves portal crossings between Earth and a beautiful but harsh secondary world, the ''Realm'', whose stylized Fantasyla... View more info

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Psychlone.

By: Bear, Greg

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Severn House: London: 1990.

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

Seller ID: 19109

Condition: Inked name and address on front pastedown, else a fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for a little light edge wear


SF novel: originally published as a paperback original in 1979. View more info

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Star Trek: Corona.

By: Bear, Greg

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Gregg Press: Boston.: 1985.

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

Seller ID: 20297

ISBN: 0839828896

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


First published as a Pocket paperback original in 1984.''an awesome, sentient force of protostars takes control of a stranded team of Vulcan scientists'' View more info

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Anvil of Stars (inscribed & dated by the author).

By: Bear, Greg

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Legend: London.: 1992.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 26662

ISBN: 0712638857

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


SF novel: sequel to THE FORGE OF GOD (1987). THIS COPY INSCRIBED, SIGNED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR IN YEAR OF PUBLICATION/''For David! All best wishes - Greg Bear Birmingham '92''.''The Forge of God (1987) tackles the end of the worldD by confronting near-future humanity with a sequence of alien intrusions, one of which proves utterly and implacably fatal to the existence of the planet. The bulldog inexorability with which the author presents this scenario is darkly exhilarating, and seemed at the time a welcome prophylactic to the assumption embedded in most hard-sf novels that catastr... View more info

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Anvil Of Stars (signed/limited leatherbound).

By: Bear, Greg

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Easton Press: CT.: 1992.

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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 45377

Condition: Fine copy as issued without dustjacket (as new).


SF novel: sequel to THE FORGE OF GOD (1987). LIMITED LEATHERBOUND EDITION: part of the Easton Press Signed First Edition series, with a new four page introduction by Jaes Gunn, and double-page color frontispiece by Bob Eggleton. ADDITIONALLY INSCRIBED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR IN 1993. View more info

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A Touch Of The Creature (sighed/limited).

By: Beaumont, Charles

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Subterranean Press: USA.: 2000.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 01938

ISBN: 1892284456

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


Collection of fourteen unpublished stories: foreword by his son Christopher Beaumont, introduction by Richard Matheson. Limited to 1000 numbered hardcover copies signed by Christopher Beaumont. View more info

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Spring Tide: Short Stories.

By: Beckett, Chris

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Corvus: London.: 2017.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 44062

ISBN: 1786490501

Condition: Fine copy in pictorial boards, as issued without dustjacket (as new).


Collects 21 SF stories. View more info

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America City.

By: Beckett, Chris

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Corvus: London.: 2017.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 44074

ISBN: 1786491524

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


SF novel. View more info

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The Master At Heathcrest Hall.

By: Beckett, Galen

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Spectra/Ballantine: NY.: 2012.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 32771

ISBN: 0553807609

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


The third book in the Mrs. Quent fantasy trilogy. Galen Beckett is a pseudonym used by author Mark Anthony.''even as her husband is about to attain undreamed-of power, Ivy Quent fears for her family's safety. With war looming and turmoil sweeping the nation of Altania, Ivy finds the long-abandoned manor on the moors a temporary haven. But nowhere is really safe from the treachery that threatens all the Quents have risked to achieve. And an even greater peril is stirring deep within the countryside's beautiful green estates. As Ivy dares an alliance with a brilliant illusionist and a d... View more info

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The Kingfisher's Gift.

By: Beckhorn, Susan Williams

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Philomel Books: NY.: 2002.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 12061

ISBN: 0399237127

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


Young adult fairy fantasy. View more info

Fallen Angel.

By: Bedwell-Grime, Stephanie

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Telos Publications: UK.: 2004.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 20669

ISBN: 1903889693

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


Supernatural novel.''ritual murder! They had come upon her in the dead of night. Without the ringing of a doorbell. Overwhelming her. Having their hideous, obscene way with her. Their chanting voices incanting some filthy litany of sacriegious blasphemy. Then came the pain. And when it was all over, Dorothea lay dead, the beautiful wife of Philip St. George had been mutilated and dismembered by a cult of Satan worshipers. For month St. George mourned - then he emerged, a man with a mission: to avenge Dorothea's death and to save others who, like her, were fated tp be sacrifices to Sata... View more info

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Brendan Behan's Island: An Irish Sketch-Book With Drawings By Paul Hogarth.

By: Behan, Brendan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: London.: 1962.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 39911

Condition: Inked name on front free endpaper, else a fine copy in a good chipped and worn dustjacket.


192 pages. View more info

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Jasmyn.

By: Bell, Alex

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Gollancz: London.: 2009.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24971

ISBN: 0575080299

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


Released simultaneous with the hardcover edition.''one day, without warning, Jasmyn's husband died of an aneurism. Since then, everything has been different. Wrapped up in her grief, Jasmyn is trapped in a world without colour, without flavour - without Liam. But even through the haze of misery she begins to notice strange events. Even with Liam gone, things are not as they should be, and eventually Jasmyn begins to explore the mysteries that have sprung up after her husband's death ...and follow their trail back into the events of his life. But the mysteries are deeper than Jasmyn exp... View more info

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Ratha And Thistle-chaser.

By: Bell, Clare

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books: NY.: 1990.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 15010

ISBN: 0689504624

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket with the signature of author John Clute on the front free endpaper.


Children's fantasy. View more info

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Clan Ground.

By: Bell, Clare

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Atheneum: NY.: 1984.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 25071

ISBN: 0689503040

Condition: Light spotting along top page edges, else a fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) with the signature of Kingsley Amis on the top corner of the front free endpaper.


Second book in the sf/fantasy Ratha cat series, sequel to RATHA'S CREATURE (1983).''UK-born writer, in the USA from age five, who remains best-known for her sf; she lives with M. Coleman Easton, writing sf with him under the name of Clare Coleman. The Ratha sequence of young adult novels - Ratha's Creature (1983), Clan Ground (1984), Ratha and Thistle-Chaser (1990), The Jaguar Princess (1993) and Ratha's Challenge (1995) - can be read as alternate-world sf where evolution has favoured the cat, but the long saga of Ratha's growth as leader of her tribe of cougar-like talking felines, an... View more info

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The Condemned (54-signed copy edition).

By: Bell, David Jack

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Delirium Books: USA.: 2008.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 35058

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


LIMITED EDITION: 54 numbered hardcover copies signed by the author. Exclusive Series #10: one of a series of books for which Delirium only printed the exact number of pre-orders - in this case 54 copies - up to a maximum of 100 copies. View more info

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Precious Porcelain.

By: Bell, Neil

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collins: London.: 1939.

Edition: Reissue.

Seller ID: 32435

Condition: Touch of spotting to first couple of pages, else a fine copy, that has been rebound in red cloth.


Mystery novel with sf/fantasy elements. First published by Victor Gollancz in 1931.''mix of supernatural, sf, mystery and thiller novel in which the main character discovered a means of isolating the various personality fragments within himself and projecting them as living beings''. View more info

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Furious Gulf.

By: Benford, Gregory

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1994.

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

Seller ID: 04499

ISBN: 057504067X

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


SF novel: third volume in the Family Bishop sf sequence - comprising Great Sky River (1987), Tides of Light (1989) and Furious Gulf (1994) .''..continues the theme of a Universe-wide struggle between organic and inorganic ''lifeforms'' in which self-replicating machines appear to have the upper hand; this scenario is further developed in the Family Bishop sequence - comprising Great Sky River (1987),Tides of Light (1989) and Furious Gulf (1994) - and centring upon the forced flight of human Families towards a form of sanctuary in the heart of the galaxy, harassed all the while by the i... View more info

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The Stars In Shroud (iinscribed by the author with his own text alterations)

By: Benford, Gregory

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Berkley: NY.: 1978.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 01571

ISBN: 039912229X

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) with review slip laid in.


Expanded and revised version (with title change!) of his earlier DEEPER THAN THE DARKNESS (Ace paperback original, 1970) with a three page afterword from the author. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR/''For Jeff, this amended, but final version - Gregory Benford see p. 288'' On p. 288 Benford has inked in a couple of text corrections and initialled the page.''his first solo novel was Deeper than the Darkness (1970; later revised and title change THE STARS IN SHROUD, 1978), one of many stories in which humanity's confrontation with aliens proves deeply disturbing'' (Brian Stableford/E... View more info

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The Prince Of Dreams: Volume Two Of Seven Brothers.

By: Benjamin, Curt

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Daw Books: NY.: 2002.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 21527

ISBN: 0756400899

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for a little creasing along the edge of the spine panel.


Second volume of the Seven Brothers fantasy series: sequel to THEPRINCE OF SHADOW.''a magnificent fantasy saga of kingdoms lost, nobles enslaved, families reunited, and gods reborn. Llesho has succeeded in finding several of his brothers and winning the aid of allies such as the trickster god, the emperor, two gladiators, a young witch and a goddess. But can he discover the truth about his own identity? Can he harness his powers? And can he survive the ultimate masters of evil?''. View more info

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The Demigods.

By: Bennett, Alfred Gordon

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Jarrolds: London.: 1939.

Edition: First edition (variant binding).

Seller ID: 28403

Condition: Solid VG+ unmarked copy with lightly bruised bottom corner tips.


SF novel. Variant binding of red cloth, black lettering on spine (the first binding is black cloth with gilt lettering on spine, as noted in Locke SPECTRUM OF FANTASY pp. 31) - though this first edition is very uncommon in either binding.''UK writer (1901-1962) , documentary film-maker and founder of Pharos Books, through which he published a fantasy, Whom the Gods Destroy (1946). His sf novel THE DEMIGODS (1939) depicts a world menaced by giant ants, who derive their abilities from a central controlling brain'' (John Clute/Encyclopedia of SF). ''out of the silence of Africa comes th... View more info

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Whom The Gods Destroy.

By: Bennett, Alfred Gordon

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Pharos Books: Colwyn Bay North Wales & London.: 1946.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 41800

Condition: Staples rusting, front cover worn, a G/VG copy.


Fantasy novel. A very uncommon paperback and the only edition of this title.''(1901-1962) UK writer, documentary film-maker and founder of Pharos Books, through which he published a fantasy, WHOM THE GODS DESTROY (1946), which is set in Tibet. His sf novel The Demigods (1939) depicts a world menaced by giant ants from an Underground fastness in Africa, who derive their abilities from an ancient hive mind resident in a globe of ''force'' and capable of hypnotizing humans as well as ants'' (John Clute/Encyclopedia of SF, 3rd Edition). View more info

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The Grim Smile Of The Five Towns.

By: Bennett, Arnold

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: London.: 1946.

Edition: 1st Penguin (#519).

Seller ID: 12540

Condition: Good copy, spine tear at top.


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Picus The Thief (Small Vampires).

By: Bennett, Robin

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Monster Books: Henley-On-Thames.: 2011.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 30598

ISBN: 0956868401

Condition: Fine copy in pictorial boards, as issued without dustjacket (as new).


Vampire novel. View more info

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Ring The Bell Softly.

By: Bennetts, Pamela

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Robert Hale: London.: 1978.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36313

ISBN: 0709164769

Condition: Light spotting along top page edges, else a fine copy in an almost fine dustjacket with a little creasing along the top spine edge.


Gothic supernatural thriller. Very uncommon UK hardcover (Robert Hale produced books almost excliusively for the library market). View more info

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Ghosts In The House: Tales of Terror.

By: Benson, A. C. (& R. H. Benson)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: London.: 2018.

Edition: First paperback edition.

Seller ID: 45218

ISBN: 0008249032

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


Paperback reprint of the 1996 Ash-Tree Press hardcover edition: edited and with a nine-page introduction by Hugh Lamb. View more info

Thy Rod And Thy Staff.

By: Benson, Arthur Christopher

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Smith, Elder & Co.: London.: 1912.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24310

Condition: Bookplate, endpapers browned, page edges browned, a VG+ copy.


Second book of Benson's biography. View more info

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The Isles Of Sunset.

By: Benson, Arthur Christopher

Price: £350.00

Publisher: Ibister & Co.: London.: 1904.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 40520

Condition: Bookplate on front pastedown, gift inscription on verso of front free endpaper, some browning/spotting to endpapers and preliminary and terminal pages, a VG+ copy with bright cover illustration and white lettering, bright gold lettering on spine, tight inner hinges and clean interior.


Octavo, pp. [1-12] [1-3] 4-307 [308: blank] [note: first leaf is a blank], title page printed in red and black, original pictorial blue cloth, front panel stamped in black, gray, yellow and white, spine panel stamped in gold, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. Benson's second collection of short fiction, preceded by THE HILL OF TROUBLE AND OTHER STORIES (1903). Includes two supernatural tales, ''The Slype House'' and ''The Waving of the Sword,'' the latter more mystical than macabre. A very uncommon book.''(1862-1925) UK essayist, journal-keeper and writer of some fiction; elder brot... View more info