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House Of The Flight-Helpers.

By: van Rijswijk, Philomena

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Tartarus Press: North Yorkshire.: 2019.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 45278

ISBN: 1912586096

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


Weird dystopian sf novel.''a strange and satirical narrative, a mythological mosaic of horrors, feather phobias, dead saints, clay flutes, terrible birds, Border Monkeys, forbidden zones and unsettling forebodings. It casts the reader into the future, a future left trammelled by the glacial passage of xenophobia and exclusion. It is a parable of sorts, and considers the biggest questions and insecurities of our age, one of the most poignant of which is: when we e... View more info

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The Ninth Pan Book Of Horror Stories (Hugh Lamb's copy).

By: van Thal, Herbert (ed.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pan Books: London.: 1968.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 30956

ISBN: 0330021443

Condition: Page edges a little browned, spine lean, a VG copy.


Original horror anthology this ninth volume was the first to have nearly all original - previously unpublished - stories (earlier volumes were mostly reprints, with a few original stories). 30 volumes published in total 1959 - 1989. Hugh Lamb's copy, with his initials HL rubber-stamped on the inside back cover. View more info

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The Book Of Kane.

By: Wagner, Karl Edward

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Donald M. Grant, Publisher.: 1985.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 00711

ISBN: 0937986739

Condition: Fine copy in a good dustjacket with wear along spine edges and corner tips and a little background spine fade.


Short stories. Illustrated by Jeffrey Jones. View more info

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Colossus: The Collected Science Fiction Of Donald Wandrei.

By: Wandrei, Donald

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Fedogan & Bremer: Minneapolis.: 1989.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 03420

ISBN: 1878252003

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for a touch of bruising to bottom crner tips.


420 pages: 22 page introduction by Richard L. Tierney. 1000 copies printed.''US writer and editor, founder with August Derleth in 1939 of Arkham House, formed initially to publish the work of H P Lovecraft, whom both admired deeply. Wandrei resigned his interest in the firm after World War Two - when he also stopped writing new fiction - and after Derleth's death in 1971 declined to resume it. As a writer he was justifiably best known for his fantasy and weird s... View more info

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Split Heirs.

By: Watt-Evans, Lawrence (& Esther M. Friesner)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tor: NY.: 1993.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 01377

ISBN: 0312853203

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) with the signature of John Clute on the front free endpaper.


Heroic fantasy humurous pastiche: ''the ultimate saga of flashing swords, jigh magic, and hopeless dynastic confusion!''. View more info

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Ithanalin's Restoration.

By: Watt-Evans., Lawrence

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tor: NY.: 2002.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 12126

ISBN: 0765300125

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


Fantasy novel, part of the Legends of Ethshar series.''as a writer of fantasy and sf, his work has been varied from the start, ranging from the somewhat overblown High Fantasy of his first sequence - the Lords of Dûs series beginning with The Lure of the Basilisk (1980) and ending with The Spell of the Black Dagger (1994) to the more sustained (and at points lighthearted) Legends of Ethshar, beginning with The Misenchanted Sword (1985) and ending with The Unwel... View more info

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Essential Saltes: An Experiment.

By: Webb, Don

Price: £10.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: NY.: 1999.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 13508

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


Weird crime novel with fantastic elements. View more info

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The Irregular Casebook Of Sherlock Holmes (199-copy limited)

By: Weighell, Ron

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Zagava: Germany.: 2018.

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

Seller ID: 44342

ISBN: 3945795133

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


Collects five long stories: a blend of the supernatural, macabre and mystery, stories in which Sherlock Holmes is assisted by the likes of Arthur Machen and M.R.James. First published by Calabash Press in 2000, this edition has a new twelve-page introduction by the author. LIMITED EDITION: from a total printing of 225 copies (of which 26 are lettered) this is one of 199 numbered copies. View more info

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The Irregular Casebook Of Sherlock Holmes.

By: Weighell, Ron

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Calabash Press: Ashcroft, British Columbia.: 2000.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 04129

ISBN: 1553100018

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for a touch of fade (from red to pink) to the lettering on the dustjacket spine.


Collects five long stories: a blend of the supernatural, macabre and mystery, stories in which Sherlock Holmes is assisted by the likes of Arthur Machen and M.R.James. Hardcover (there was a simultaneous paperback edition).''…five cases involving forces that are not of this world. Missing manuscripts, strange sects, sudden deaths and mysterious encounters all lead Holmes and Watson into a twilight world of mystery, magic and danger''. View more info

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The Dragonbone Chair (inscribed by the author).

By: Williams, Tad

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Daw Books: NY.: 1988.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 04698

ISBN: 0809900033

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


Book One of the Memory, Sorrow And Thorn fantasy trilogy, followed by Stone of Farewell (1990) and To Green Angel Tower (1993). INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Priced $19.95 on the inner front flap and with full number line 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 on copyright page (ie. not a book club edition).''his first novel was Tailchaser's Song (1985) an animal fantasy featuring cats, but his principal contribution to the genre has been the high-fantasy Memory, Sorrow and T... View more info

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The Dragonbone Chair: Book One of Memory, Sorrow and Thorn.

By: Williams, Tad

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Century/Legend: London.: 1989.

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

Seller ID: 09407

ISBN: 0712634274

Condition: Page edges browning, else a fine copy in an almost fine dustjacket.


Book One of the Memory, Sorrow And Thorn fantasy trilogy, followed by Stone of Farewell (1990) and To Green Angel Tower (1993). Very uncommon UK hardcover.''his first novel was Tailchaser's Song (1985) an animal fantasy featuring cats, but his principal contribution to the genre has been the high-fantasy Memory, Sorrow and Thorn trilogy: THE DRAGONBONE CHAIR (1988), Stone of Farewell (1990) and To Green Angel Tower (1993). This is explicitly a revisionist fantas... View more info

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The Man From Somewhere (signed/limited)..

By: Williamson, Jack

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cacahuete Press: New Mexico.: 2005.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 16598

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


Short story, originally appeared in Asimov's (October/November 2003). LIMITED EDITION: 200 numbered copies signed by the author. This is no 51. View more info

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The Girl From Mars/The Prince Of Space

By: Williamson, Jack

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Gryphon Books: NY.: 1998.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27696

ISBN: 0936071966

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


A Gryphon double. Reprint of two classic sf novellas: ''The Prince of Space'' had first appeared in the January 1931 issue of Amazing Stories, and ''The Girl from Mars'' (with Dr. Miles J. Breuer), from Stellar Publishing's 1929 Science Fiction Series #1. New short introduction to each by Williamson. View more info

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The Humanoids (leatherbound/limited).

By: Williamson, Jack

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Easton Press: CT.: 1987.

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

Seller ID: 45391

Condition: Fine leatherbound edition, as issued without dustjacket (as new).


Classic sf novel, first published in 1949. New ten-page introduction by F. M. Busby, illustrated by David G. Klein. Laid in is a two-page ''Collector's Notes''. Part of the Easton Press Collector's Edition series, ''bound in genuine leather''.''also in the 1940s Williamson published his most famous and respected sequence, the Humanoids series: ''With Folded Hands . . .'' (July 1947 Astounding), The Humanoids (March-May 1948 Astounding as ''. . . And Searching ... View more info

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The Girl From Mars (inscribed to Gerry de la Ree)..

By: Williamson, Jack (& Dr. Miles J. Breuer)

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Stellar Publishing Corporation: NY.: 1929.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 45387

Condition: Edges a little sunned, a NF/Fine (unread) copy.


Short story, illustrated by Frank R. Paul. Science Fiction series no 1 - the first volume in Hugo Gernsback's Science Fiction Series (18 stories by various authors published in total). INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY JACK WILLIAMSON/''to Gerry de la Ree, best regards from Jack Williamson''. A very uncommon booklet. View more info

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In Memory Of Wonder's Child: Jack Williamson, April 29, 1908 - November 10, 2006.

By: Williamson, Jack (ed. Stephen Haffner)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Haffner Press: Michigan.: 2007.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 20856

ISBN: 189388726X

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


112 pages: collects appreciations from 22 authors, plus several rare Williamson stories. Contributions by Kevin J. Anderson, Greg Bear, David Brin, Charles N. Brown, Patrice Caldwell, John Clute, Stephen R. Donaldson, James Frenkel, James Gunn, Joe Haldeman, Rick Hauptmann, Elizabeth Anne Hull, Bradford Lyau, Frederik Pohl, Mike Resnick, Frank M. Robinson, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Robert Silverberg, Michael Swanwick, Walter Jon Williams, Betty Williamson, and Connie Will... View more info