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Dark Intelligence: Transformation, Book One.

By: Asher, Marty

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Tor, an imprint of Pan MacMillan: London.: 2015.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46269

ISBN: 0230750729

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


SF novel, first in the Transformation series, followed by WAR FACTORY (2016) and INFINITY ENGINE (2017). View more info

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Infinity Engine: Transformation, Book Three.

By: Asher, Marty

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Tor, an imprint of Pan MacMillan: London.: 2017.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46271

ISBN: 0230750753

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


SF novel, third first in the Transformation series, following DARK INTELLIGENCE (2015) and WAR FACTORY (2016). View more info

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War Factory: Transformations, Book Two.

By: Asher, Neal

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Tor, an imprint of Pan MacMillan: London.: 2016.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46270

ISBN: 0230750745

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


SF novel, second in the Transformation series, followind DARK INTELLIGENCE (2015) and followed by INFINITY ENGINE (2017). View more info

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Catastrophia.

By: Ashley, Allen (ed)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: PS Publishing: Harrogate.: 2010.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 44570

ISBN: 1848630972

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


Original anthology of catastrophe-inspired sf stories.''did you grow up on a diet of catastrophe novels? Classics such as ''War of the Worlds'', ''Death of Grass'', ''Day of the Triffids'', ''Greybeard'', ''The Purple Cloud'' and so forth? Did you hone your teen angst through a diet of disaster stories? This book won't exactly take you back to that Golden Age . . . because the purpose of ''Catastrophia'' is to revitalize this sub-genre of Science Fiction for the early twenty-first century. To bring a modern sensibility and craft to the business of ending the world as we know it. These ... View more info

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Pump Six And Other Stories.

By: Bacigalupi, Paolo

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Night Shade Books: CA.: 2008.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46124

ISBN: 159780133X

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


240 pages: collects ten sf stories, five of which were first published in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, two from Asimov's Science Fiction and two from elsewhere: the title story is orginal to this collection. ''First Edition'' stated on the copyright page. View more info

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Creation Machine: A Novel Of The Spin.

By: Bannister, Andrew

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bantam Press: London.: 2016.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 44077

ISBN: 0593076486

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


SF novel, first in the Spin trilogy, followed by IRON GODS (2017).''UK author whose projected Spin trilogy beginning with CREATION MACHINE (2016) is primarily set, at least initially in the eponymous Macrostructure, a constructed ensemble of something like ninety planets revolving around twenty-one suns, a vast complex assembled (and in a sense manufactured) by what may be a Forerunner civilization. The family romance plot of the first instalment - dictatorial father plus rebellious daughter who flees through space to escape him and to inflict retribution - may expand in future volumes... View more info

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Batman Knightfall Part One: Broken Bat.

By: BATMAN KNIGHTFALL, (DC comics)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: DC Comics: NY.: 1993.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 40878

ISBN: 1852865156

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


288 pages: colour comic strips/graphic novel. Collects the individual issues of BATMAN 491 - 497 and DETECTIVE COMICS 659 - 661. View more info

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Batman Knightfall Part Two: Who Rules The Night.

By: BATMAN KNIGHTFALL, (DC comics)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: DC Comics: NY.: 1993.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 40879

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


296 pages: colour comic strips/graphic novel. Collects the individual issues of BATMAN 498 - 500 and DETECTIVE COMICS 664 - 666, SHOWCASE '93 7 - 8 and BATMAN: SHADOW OF THE BAT 16 - 18.. View more info

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The Jury: Revised Edition.

By: Bullett, Gerald

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pan Books: London.: 1957.

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

Seller ID: 46208

Condition: Page edges browning, a VG+ copy.


Great Pan (GP65). First published in hardcover in 1935. View more info

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The Cream Of The Jest: A Comedy Of Evasions.

By: Cabell, James Branch

Price: £125.00

Publisher: John Lane, The Bodley Head Ltd: London.: 1923.

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

Seller ID: 16729

ISBN: 1587152207

Condition: Page edges browning, both free endpapers part-tanned, else a fine copy in a near fine bright pictorial dustjacket with background spine fade (from white to cream, not affecting black lettering) and light dust-soiling to rear (white) panel.


Fantasy novel. With an introduction by Harold Ward. View more info

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The Silver Stallion: A Comedy Of Redemption Illustrated by Frank C. Pape.

By: Cabell, James Branch

Price: £25.00

Publisher: John Lane, The Bodley Head Ltd: London.: 1928.

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

Seller ID: 18774

Condition: Fine copy with bright gilt lettering but for a little browning and light spotting along the page edges (though top edge stained red as issued).


Fantasy novel, first published in 1926. ''Illustrated Edition'' with frontispiece and eleven tipped-in illustrations by Frank C. Pape. ''First published, October 1928'' on the copyright page. View more info

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Figures Of Earth: A Comedy Of Appearances With Illustrations And Decorations By Frank C. Pape.

By: Cabell, James Branch

Price: £25.00

Publisher: John Lane, The Bodley Head Ltd: London.: 1925.

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

Seller ID: 13403

Condition: A fine copy with bright gilt lettering.


Fantasy novel, first published in 1921. ''Illustrated Edition'' with frontispiece and eleven tipped-in illustrations by Frank C. Pape. ''Illustrated Edition 1925'' on the copyright page. View more info

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Something About Eve: A Comedy Of Fig-Leaves Illustrated By Frank C. Pape.

By: Cabell, James Branch

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Bodley Head: London.: 1927 (actually 1929).

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

Seller ID: 19064

Condition: Fine copy with bright gilt lettering.


Fantasy novel, first published in 1927. Illustrated edition, with a tipped-in frontispiece and eleven full-page illustrations by Frank C. Pape. Although stating ''First published, September 1927'' on copyright page, publication of this illustrated edition (bound up from imported sheets of the Robert M. McBride illustrated edition September 1929) was November 1929. View more info

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Domnei: A Comedy Of Woman-Worship, Illustrated by Frank C. Pape.

By: Cabell, James Branch

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Bodley Head: London.: 1930.

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

Seller ID: 19101

Condition: A fine copy with bright gilt lettering.


Fantasy novel, a revised version of THE SOUL OF MELICENT (1913). This new llustrated edition (''1st Impression, October 1930'') includes a frontispiece and nine additional plates by Frank C. Pape. View more info

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The Cream Of The Jest: A Comedy Of Evasions, With An Introduction By Harold Ward Illustrated by Frank C. Pape.

By: Cabell, James Branch

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Bodley Head: London.: 1927.

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

Seller ID: 19102

Condition: A fine copy with bright gilt lettering.


Fantasy novel, first published in 1917. ''Illustrated Edition'' with frontispiece and eleven tipped-in illustrations by Frank C. Pape. ''First published in 1927'' on the copyright page. View more info

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When The Dream Dies.

By: Chandler, A. Bertram

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Allison & Busby: London.: 1981.

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

Seller ID: 03560

ISBN: 0850313619

Condition: Almost fine copy in an almost fine dustjacket.


Volume 2 in the Rim World series: originally published as ''Rendezvous on a Lost World'' as an Ace paperback original in 1961.''thereafter he concentrated on full-length, albeit short, books, most of which have dealt, directly or indirectly, with his central venue, the various Rim Worlds set like isolated islands along the edge of the Galaxy during a period of human expansion. Not all these novels are serially connected, though all have a common background (which includes terminology and a set of frequently mentioned planets, like Thule and Faraway); John Grimes, the protagonist of the... View more info

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Bring Back Yesterday.

By: Chandler, A. Bertram

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Allison & Busby: London.: 1981.

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

Seller ID: 03564

ISBN: 0850314062

Condition: Light spotting along top page edges, else a fine copy in a fine dustjacket but for a little rubbing to the rear (black) panel.


Volume 3 in the Rim World Series: originally published as an Ace paperback original in 1961.''thereafter he concentrated on full-length, albeit short, books, most of which have dealt, directly or indirectly, with his central venue, the various Rim Worlds set like isolated islands along the edge of the Galaxy during a period of human expansion. Not all these novels are serially connected, though all have a common background (which includes terminology and a set of frequently mentioned planets, like Thule and Faraway); John Grimes, the protagonist of the central sequence, appears also in... View more info

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The Rim of Space.

By: Chandler, A. Bertram

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Allison & Busby: London.: 1981.

Edition: First edition thus.

Seller ID: 03677

ISBN: 0850313600

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


Volume 1 in the Rim World Series: originally published by Avalon Books in 1961. Avalon were notorious for cutting the text of their books to fit the uniform number of pages per volume - and this new edition (stating ''this edition copyright @ A. Bertram Chandler 1981'' on the copyright page), restores the text.''thereafter he concentrated on full-length, albeit short, books, most of which have dealt, directly or indirectly, with his central venue, the various Rim Worlds set like isolated islands along the edge of the Galaxy during a period of human expansion. Not all these novels ar... View more info

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Beyond The Galactic Rim.

By: Chandler, A. Bertram

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Allison & Busby: London.: 1982.

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

Seller ID: 16743

ISBN: 0850314607

Condition: Page edges show light spotting, else a fine copy in an almost fine dustjacket.


SF novel. Volume 4 in the Rim World series: first published in paperback in 1963 as half of an Ace Double (F-237).''thereafter he concentrated on full-length, albeit short, books, most of which have dealt, directly or indirectly, with his central venue, the various Rim Worlds set like isolated islands along the edge of the Galaxy during a period of human expansion. Not all these novels are serially connected, though all have a common background (which includes terminology and a set of frequently mentioned planets, like Thule and Faraway); John Grimes, the protagonist of the central se... View more info

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Masters of the weird Tale: Fred Chappell (signed/slipcased).

By: Chappell, Fred

Price: £295.00

Publisher: Centipede Press: Lakewood, CO.: 2014.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 46196

ISBN: 1613470665

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


470 pages: edited by S. T. Joshi, illustrated by Fritz Janschka and David Ho, with a 24 page introduction by the author. Large oversize hardcover in slipcase. LIMITED EDITION: 220 copies printed (of which 20 were contributors copies) of which this is no 123 of 200 numbered copies signed by the author and three contributors, plus Darrell Schweitzer (who conducts an interview with the author, reprinted from Weird Tales). View more info

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A Life On Paper: Stories.

By: Chateaureynaud, Georges-Olivier

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Small Beer Press: USA.: 2010.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46276

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


Collection of weird stories/fables, translated from the French by Edward Gauvin: three page introduction by Brian Evenson.''as weird as they are elegant, as delicious as they are unsettling, these fables place the author in the secret brotherhood that has only exemplars, no definition: Kafka, Bruno Schulz, Nathaniel West, Aimee Bender. We are lucky indeed to have thenm, in a very skilled translation'' (John Crowley). View more info

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Ancestral Machines.

By: Cobley, Michael

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Orbit: London.: 2016.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46261

ISBN: 0356501779

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


SF novel, set in the Humanity's Fire universe.''his first books, the Shadowkings trilogy beginning with Shadowkings (2001), were fantasy. However, the subsequent Humanity's Fire trilogy - comprising Seeds of Earth (2009), The Orphaned Worlds (2010) and THE ASCENDANT STARS (2011) - is full-blooded Space Opera of considerable scope and ambition. His first books, the Shadowkings trilogy beginning with Shadowkings (2001), were fantasy. However, the subsequent Humanity's Fire trilogy - comprising Seeds of Earth (2009), The Orphaned Worlds (2010) and The Ascendant Stars (2011). ANCESTRAL M... View more info

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Saucer: The Conquest.

By: Coonts, Stephen

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Orion: London.: 2004.

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

Seller ID: 17301

ISBN: 0752868640

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


SF novel, sequel to SAUCER (2003).''US author and editor, author of the Saucer sequence, comprising Saucer (2003) and SAUCER: THE CONQUEST (2005), in which a young man discovers an ancient artefact - the eponymous spaceship - and must fight friend and foe in order to retain it in order to save humanity'' (John Clute/Encyclopedia of SF, 3rd Edition). View more info

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The Navigator Of Rhada.

By: Coppel, Alfred (writing as "Robert Gilman")

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1971.

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

Seller ID: 01387

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket.


Young adult sf novel, second in the trilogy.''he began publishing sf with ''Age of Unreason'' for Astounding in December 1947, and published a good deal of magazine fiction in the next decade, though he was in fact producing considerably more in other genres with such action novels as Hero Driver (1954). His first sf novel was Dark December (1960), an extremely effective Post-Holocaust quest story set in a nuclear-war-devastated USA; the protagonist's search for his lost family, bedevilled by fanatics and complicated by his new-found pacifism, remains surprisingly engaging. As Robert ... View more info

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The Navigator Of Rhada.

By: Coppel, Alfred (writing as "Robert Gilman")

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: London.: 1971.

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

Seller ID: 06003

Condition: Just a little browning along page edges, else a fine copy in a near fine dustjacket.


Young adult sf novel, second in the trilogy. With the signature of sf author John Clute on the front free endpaper.''he began publishing sf with ''Age of Unreason'' for Astounding in December 1947, and published a good deal of magazine fiction in the next decade, though he was in fact producing considerably more in other genres with such action novels as Hero Driver (1954). His first sf novel was Dark December (1960), an extremely effective Post-Holocaust quest story set in a nuclear-war-devastated USA; the protagonist's search for his lost family, bedevilled by fanatics and complica... View more info

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Persepolis Rising: Book Seven of The Expanse.

By: Corey, James S. A.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Orbit: London.: 2017.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46262

ISBN: 0356510301

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


SF novel, written by Daniel Abraham and Tyler Corey Franck writing as ''James S. A. Corey''. The series has been made into a tv series, currently showing on Amazon. First printing with ''1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2'' number code on copyright page.''with Tyler Corey Franck under the joint pseudonym James S A Corey, he wrote the Expanse sequence beginning with Leviathan Wakes (2011), a space opera Tied to the Expanse Role Playing Game, which action is emphasized, within an engagingly baroque frame and climaxing with revelations connected to a Macrostructure in space seemingly constructed fro... View more info

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Fear Walks The Night: The Complete Ghost Stories Of Frederick Cowles (presentation copy to Hugh Lamb + postcards from Doris Cowles).

By: Cowles, Frederick

Price: £295.00

Publisher: Ghost Story Press: London.: 1993.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 02072

ISBN: 0952049236

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


Collects sixty-one stories including those published in THE HORROR OF ABBOT'S GRANGE (1936) and THE NIGHT WIND HOWLS (1938), two collections of supernatural fiction in the M. R. Jamesian tradition that rank amongst the rarest books in the genre, plus the seventeen stories comprising a third collection, FEAR WALKS THE NIGHT, that remained unpublished at the author's death in 1948. Includes a foreword by Richard Dalby, introduction by Cowles, and afterword by Neil Bell. Illustrated by Andrew King. LIMITED EDITION: 250 numbered copies printed. This is no 10. Reprinted (and reset) by Ash-Tr... View more info

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Blind Prophet.

By: Davis, Bart

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins: London.: 1984.

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

Seller ID: 23015

ISBN: 0002228068

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


Near future high-tech thriller. Very uncommon UK edition. View more info

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The First Heretic: Warhammer 40,000 The Horus Herecy.

By: Dembski-Bowden, Aaron (Waehammer 40,000)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Games Workshop: Nottingham.: 2010.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46249

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


412 page sf novel set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe. Note: NOT a graphic novel. View more info

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Echo Round His Bones.

By: Disch, Thomas M.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Berkley Medallion: NY.: 1967.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 39190

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


SF novel. Berkley X1349. View more info

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Echo Round His Bones.

By: Disch, Thomas M.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Rupert Hart-Davis: London.: 1969.

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

Seller ID: 22738

ISBN: 0246985518

Condition: Faint spotting along top page edges, else a fine copy in an almost fine dustjacket, just a touch of edge wear.


SF novel, first published as a Berkley Medallion paperback original in 1967. View more info

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The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes Volume 1 (and) Volume 2 (slipcased).

By: Doyle, Arthur Conan (ed. Leslie S. Klinger)

Price: £75.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton: NY.: 2005.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46199

Condition: Fine copies in a fine dustjackets and pictorial slipcase (as new).


Two massive oversize hardcovers (1880 pages in total) in slipcase: edited and annotated with a foreword and notes by Leslie S. Klinger, introduction by John le Carre. View more info

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The Wounded Planet.

By: Elwood, Roger (& Virginia Kidd, eds.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: NY.: 1974.

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

Seller ID: 46226

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


Original sf anthology, with an introduction by Frank Herbert. Title change: first published in hardcover in 1973 as SAVING WORLDS.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers). It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 (200... View more info

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Continuum 1 (and) Continuum 2 (and) Continuum 3 (and) Continuum 4).

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Berkley: NY.: 1975-1976.

Edition: First paperback editions (& 1st printings)..

Seller ID: 37335

Condition: Fine (as new) copies but for a touch of spine wear.


Four paperback volumes. Original fiction, seven long novellas by Philip Jose Farmer, Gene Wolfe, Anne McCaffrey, Chad Oliver, Poul Anderson, Edgar Pangborn and Thomas N. Scortia - each split into four parts, and serialised (as it were) in each of the four paperbacks. There was also one more novella with four different authors, one in each volume - Dean R. Koontz (vol 1), Gail Kimberly (vol 2), Pamela Sargeant & George Zebrowki (vol 3) and Barry N. Malzberg (vol 4).''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number ... View more info

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Strange Gods.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: NY.: 1974.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46206

ISBN: 0671777548

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


Original sf anthology: ''in the tradition of 2001 and A CANTICLE FOR LEIBOWITZ, science fiction confronts the most Unknowable of all''. Ten page introduction by George Zebrowski.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers. It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the ... View more info

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Future Corruption.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Warner: NY.: 1975.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46207

ISBN: 0446765716

Condition: Covers creased, VG copy.


Original sf anthology. Includes a 30 page R. A. Lafferty story ''Heart Grow Fonder''.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers. It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 (2007) - and such dominance intensified the negati... View more info

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Epoch.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Berkley Medallion: NY.: 1977.

Edition: First paperback edition.

Seller ID: 46213

ISBN: 0425033155

Condition: Wear along spine edges, a VG copy.


568 pages. Original sf anthology, first published in hardcover in 1975.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers). It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 (2007) - and such dominance intensified the negative response t... View more info

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Future City.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: NY.: 1974.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 46214

ISBN: 0671779362

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Original sf anthology (22 stories), first published in hardcover in 1973.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers). It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 (2007) - and such dominance intensified the negative response ... View more info

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Omega.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Fawcett/Gold Medal: NY.: 1974.

Edition: First paperback edition.

Seller ID: 46215

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Original sf anthology, first published in hardcover 1973. Authors include Philip Jose Farmer (''After King Kong Fell''), Anne McCaffrey, R. A. Lafferty and George R. R. Martin.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers. It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Sci... View more info

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Flame Tree Planet: An Anthology of Religious Science Fiction.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Concordia Publishing House: St. Louis, MI.: 1973.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46224

ISBN: 0570031443

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


Original sf anthology: four page introduction by Roger Lovin.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers. It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 (2007) - and such dominance intensified the negative response to his strict... View more info

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Future Quest.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Avon: NY.: 1973.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46225

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


Original young adult sf anthology''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers. It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 (2007) - and such dominance intensified the negative response to his strictures against any use of sex ... View more info

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The Berserkers.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: NY.: 1974.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 46227

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Original sf anthology: ''15 stories of hidden powers, madness, and the occult''.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers. It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 (2007) - and such dominance intensified the negative res... View more info

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The Other Side Of Tomorrow.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pyramid: NY.: 1975.

Edition: First paperback edition.

Seller ID: 46228

ISBN: 0515039733

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Original young adult sf anthology.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers. It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 (2007) - and such dominance intensified the negative response to his strictures against any use of sex... View more info

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Frontiers 1: Tomorrow's Alternatives.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Collier Books: NY.: 1973.

Edition: First paperback edition.

Seller ID: 46229

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Original sf anthology.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers. It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 (2007) - and such dominance intensified the negative response to his strictures against any use of sex and religio... View more info

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Frontiers 2: The New Mind.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Collier Books: NY.: 1973.

Edition: First paperback edition.

Seller ID: 46230

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Original sf anthology.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers. It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 (2007) - and such dominance intensified the negative response to his strictures against any use of sex and religio... View more info

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Ten Tomorrows.

By: Elwood, Roger (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Fawcett/Gold Medal: NY.: 1973.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46231

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


Original sf anthology.''in the early 1970s he burst into fairly brief prominence when, with indefatigable salesmanship, he sold a huge number of Original Anthologies - more than 50 in all - to a wide variety of publishers. It has been estimated that Elwood alone constituted about a quarter of the total market for sf short stories - though see Mike Ashley's tempered analysis of these claims in Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 (2007) - and such dominance intensified the negative response to his strictures against any use of sex and religio... View more info

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The Sorcerer's Apprentice, Translated From The German of Hanns Heinz Ewers by Ludwig Lewisohn, Illustrated By Mahlon Blaine (limited/numbered).

By: Ewers, Hanns Heinz

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Side Real Press: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne.: 2019.

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

Seller ID: 46131

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


552 pages: first published in Germany in 1907 and first English translation in 1927. This new volume is largely a reprint of the 1927 John Day edition (complete with the Mahlon Blaine artwork), which was closely overseen ''line by line'' by Ewers himself. However the Day publication had a number of passages removed, partly over issues relating to its sexual content. These have been restored to this edition courtesy of Joe E. Bandel, thus making it the most complete version in English. New five-page introduction by editor/publisher John Hirschhorn-Smith, plus the first publication of the 100-... View more info

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Tarzan Alive: A Definitive Biography Of Lord Greystoke.

By: Farmer, Philip Jose

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Panther: London.: 1974.

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

Seller ID: 46233

ISBN: 0586039414

Condition: Near fine (NF) copy.


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Doc Savage: His Apocalyptic Life.

By: Farmer, Philip Jose

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Panther: London.: 1975.

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

Seller ID: 46234

ISBN: 0586041605

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


286 pages: spoof biography. View more info

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Cannibal Holocaust And The Savage Cinema Of Ruggero Deodato (signed/hardcover).

By: Fenton, Harvey (ed.)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Fab Press: Godalming, England.: 2011.

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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 43370

ISBN: 1903254655

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


124 pages: revised and updated from the 1999 paperback edition. THIS HARDCOVER COPY (''Special Collector's Edition'') INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THREE PEOPLE CONNECTED WITH THE BOOK (but sadly, I cannot decipher/identify any of the signatures). View more info