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Wormwood no 29: Literature Of The Fantastic, Supernatural and Decadent.

By: Valentine, Mark (ed.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tartarus Press: North Yorkshire.: 2017.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 43072

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


29th issue. 92 pages: includes articles on Robert Aickman, Lionel Johnson, Edward Upward, Philip E. High, Ulric Daubeny and Hope Mirrlees plus book reviews (regular columns) by Reggie Oliver, Douglas A. Anderson and John Howard.. View more info

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Wormwood no 30: Literature Of The Fantastic, Supernatural and Decadent.

By: Valentine, Mark (ed.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tartarus Press: North Yorkshire.: 2018.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 44135

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


30th issue. 92 pages. View more info

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Wormwood no 31: Literature Of The Fantastic, Supernatural and Decadent.

By: Valentine, Mark (ed.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tartarus Press: North Yorkshire.: 2018.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 44889

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


Issue 31 (Autumn 2018). 92 pages: includes articles on Mack Reynolds, Hope Mirrlees, Jocelyn Brooke, Karel Babanek and Czech fantasy, plus book reviews (regular columns) by Reggie Oliver, Douglas A. Anderson and John Howard.. View more info

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Wormwood no 32: Literature Of The Fantastic, Supernatural and Decadent.

By: Valentine, Mark (ed.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tartarus Press: North Yorkshire.: 2019.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 45376

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


No 32 (Spring, 2019). Includes Peter Bell writing about Mark Hansom, John Howard writing about Charles Eric Maine, Chris Mikul on Julian Osgood Field, Adam Daly on Victor Neuberg and more, plus the usual book reviews by Reggie Oliver, Douglas A. Anderson and Jon Howard. View more info

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Wormwood no 33, Literature Of The Fantastic, Supernatural and Decadent.

By: Valentine, Mark (ed.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tartarus Press: North Yorkshire.: 2019.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 46133

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


No 32 (Autumng, 2019). 92 pages, includes Colin Insole on PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK, Henry Wessells on John Crowley's LITTLE, BIG, James Riley on Conan Doyle, Dennis Wheatley and Atlantis, John Howard on Emil Petaja, Mat Joiner on Georges Rodenbach's BRUGES-LA-MORTE and Mark Valentine on Edward Shanks' THE PEOPLE OF THE RUINS, plus the usual book reviews by Reggie Oliver and Jon Howard. View more info

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Time, A Falconer: A Study Of Sarban.

By: Valentine, Mark (Sarban)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Tartarus Press: North Yorkshire.: 2010.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 29030

ISBN: 1905784260

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


Biography of the author Sarban by Mark Valentine: 138 pages. View more info

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The Tops of the Mulberry Trees.

By: van Thal, Herbert

Price: £10.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin: London.: 1971.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 45228

ISBN: 0049200348

Condition: Name stamped on front free endpaper, else a fine copy (lacking the dustjacket).


Autobiography, a lot of it to do with his life in the publishing business, going up to the 1960s, though no mention it seems of the long-running Pan Book of Horror Stories series that he began editing in 1959. View more info

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Fantasms: A Jack Vance Bibliography.

By: Vance, Jack

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Underwood-Miller: San Francisco, CA.: 1978.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 00336

Condition: Near fine (NF) copy.


96 pages. LIMITED EDITION: 1000 copies printed of which this is one of 900 paperbound copies (issued simultaneous with the 100-copy hardcover edition. View more info

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Jack Vance: Critical Appreciations And A Bibliography.

By: Vance, Jack

Price: £40.00

Publisher: The British Library: London.: 2000.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 03933

ISBN: 0712311025

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


Edited by A. E. Cunningham: 232 pages. Contains articles on Vance by Harlan Ellison, Gene Wolfe, Terry Dowling, Dan Simmons, David Langford, Tom Shippey, David Mathew and Paul Rhoads, a 14 page article by Chuck Miller on publishing Vance (Underwood-Miller published much of Vance's work in hardcover from the 1970's through to the 1990's), a nine page biographical sketch by Vance himself, plus a fully exhaustive 60 page bibliography of all his work by A. E. Cunningham. View more info

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Jack Vance: Writers Of The 21st Century.

By: Vance, Jack

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Taplinger: NY.: 1980.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 07596

ISBN: 0800842944

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


Edited by Tim Underwood & Chuck Miller: collects eight essays on Vance's fantasy and science fiction by Norman Spinrad, Don Herron, Robert Silverberg, Richard Tiedman, and others: ''of particular interest are Robert Silverberg on the two Dying Earth books then available and Richard Tiedman on Vance as a stylist.'' (Barron ed, Fantasy Literature 8-103). View more info

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Why Should I Cut Your Throat? Excursions Into The Worlds of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror (signed bookplate).

By: VanderMeer, Jeff

Price: £25.00

Publisher: MonkeyBrain Books: Austin, TX.: 2004.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 45711

ISBN: 1932265112

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


332 pages: non-fiction, a collection of articles, book reviews and other material. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON A FORBIDDEN PLANET LABEL AFFIXED TO THE TITLE PAGE. View more info

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The Jules Verne Companion

By: Verne, Jules (ed. Peter Haining).

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Souvenir Press: London.: 1978.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 45796

ISBN: 0285623672

Condition: Several corner tips gently bruised, a near fine copy in a near fine dustjacket.


128 pages: published to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Jules Verne's birth. . Over 180 illustrations: articles on Verne by Marie Belloc, George Orwell, H.G. Wells and William Golding, among others. Ten page introduction by editor Haining. View more info

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Videooze: Your Guide to Obscure Horror and Exploitation on Videotape no 4.

By: VIDEOOZE, (ed. Bob Sargent)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Bob Sargent: Alexandria, VA.: 1992.

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 43494

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Issue 4 (Summer, 1992). 28 pages. View more info

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The Living And The Undead: From Stoker's Dracula To Romero's Dawn Of The Dead.

By: Waller, Gregory A.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: University Of Illinois Press.: 1986.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36911

ISBN: 025212089

Condition: Light spotting along top page edges, else a fine copy in a VG dustjacket.


376 pages: a history of vampire cinema. View more info

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The Cybernetic Imagination In Science Fiction.

By: Warrick, Patricia S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The MIT Press: Cambridge, MA.: 1980.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36920

ISBN: 026223100X

Condition: Faint spotting along top page edges, else a fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new).


282 pages:survey of ''some 225 stories and novels published between 1930 and 1977, all dealing with some aspect of intelligent machines. Her broad sampling and often cogent discussions of individual works. makes this a significant study of its topic'' (Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 8-143). Includes bibliographies of fiction and non-fiction, View more info

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Snobbery With Violence: Crime Stories And Their Audience.

By: Watson, Colin

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Mysterious Press: NY.: 1988.

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

Seller ID: 45984

ISBN: 0892969342

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


256 pages. First published in the UK in 1971. View more info

Image for Hilary Waugh's Guide To Mysteries & Mystery Writing.

Hilary Waugh's Guide To Mysteries & Mystery Writing.

By: Waugh, Hilary

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Writer's Digest Books: Ohio.: 1991.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 35591

ISBN: 0898794447

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


198 pages. View more info

Image for Interviews With B Science Fiction And Horror Movie Makers: Writers, Producers, Directors, Actors, Moguls And Makeup.

Interviews With B Science Fiction And Horror Movie Makers: Writers, Producers, Directors, Actors, Moguls And Makeup.

By: Weaver, Tom

Price: £30.00

Publisher: McFarland & Co.: North Carolina.: 1988.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 32069

ISBN: 0899503608

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


414 pages. View more info

Image for Samuel Delany (Starmont Reader's Guide no 10).

Samuel Delany (Starmont Reader's Guide no 10).

By: Weedman, Jane Branham (Samuel R. Delany)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Starmont House: USA.: 1982.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 44757

ISBN: 0916732258

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


80 pages. View more info

Image for Angles Of Coincidence: Rennes le Chateau And The Magdelan Mystery.

Angles Of Coincidence: Rennes le Chateau And The Magdelan Mystery.

By: Weighell, Ron

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Haunted Library Publication: Chester.: 1987.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 37041

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


16-page booklet:non-fiction. View more info

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The Comic Art Price Guide: Second Edition.

By: Weist, Jerry

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Arcturian Books: MA.: 2000.

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

Seller ID: 05200

ISBN: 0970092202

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


560 pages: includes sections on pulps, underground comics, newspaper strip art, monster magazines and science fiction fanzines. View more info

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The Technique Of The Mystery Story.

By: Wells, Carolyn

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Norwood Editions: USA.: 1977.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 35587

ISBN: 0841428379

Condition: NF/Fine copy as issued without dustjacket.


Facsimile of the 1913 edition: 336 pages. View more info

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The Common Sense of War and Peace: World Revolution or War Unending.

By: Wells, H. G.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: Harmondsworth, Middlesex.: 1940.

Edition: First Penguin edition.

Seller ID: 32326

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


Penguin S64. View more info

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With Stars In My Eyes: My Adventure In British Fandom.

By: Weston, Peter

Price: £25.00

Publisher: NESFA Press: MA.: 2004.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 14420

ISBN: 1886778558

Condition: Fine copy as issued without dustjacket (as new) but for touch of bruising to bottom corner tips.


336 pages: wonderful, funny and informative, detailing the author's life as a sf fan from the early 1960's, culminating in the 1979 World Science Convention held in Brighton (which he chaired). Starring a host of well-known sf authors in their not so well-known early fannish days, including Michael Moorcock, Christopher Priest, Charles Platt, E. C. Tubb, Brian W. Aldiss, John Brunner. Bob Shaw, James White and many others. 500 copies printed. View more info

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The Pocket Essential: Slasher Movies.

By: Whitehead, Mark

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Pocket Essentials: Herts.: 2000.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 34796

ISBN: 1903047277

Condition: Fine (as new) copy but for browning along page edges.


96 pages. View more info

Image for The Naked City: Urban Crime Fiction In The USA.

The Naked City: Urban Crime Fiction In The USA.

By: Willett, Ralph

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Manchester University Press.: 1996.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 35596

ISBN: 0719043018

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


152 pages. View more info

Image for Riding The Nightmare: Women And Witchcraft From The Old World To Colonial Salem.

Riding The Nightmare: Women And Witchcraft From The Old World To Colonial Salem.

By: Williams, Selma R. (& Pamela Williams Adelman)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: HarperPerennial: NY.: 1992.

Edition: First paperback edition.

Seller ID: 43553

ISBN: 0060974966

Condition: Near fine (NF) copy.


228 pages. View more info

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Uncle Jack.

By: Williams, Tony (& Humphrey Price)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Orion: London.: 2005.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 43510

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


226 pages: ''the true identity of JACK THE RIPPER - Britains most notorious murderer - revealed at last''. View more info

Image for The Work Of Jack Williamson: An Annotated Bibliography And Guide.

The Work Of Jack Williamson: An Annotated Bibliography And Guide.

By: Williamson, Jack

Price: £15.00

Publisher: NESFA Press: MA.: 1998.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 04400

ISBN: 1886778124

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


By Richard A. Hauptmann: 184 pages. With 4-page addendum sheet laid in. View more info

Image for The Work Of Jack Williamson: An Annotated Bibliography And Guide (signed copy).

The Work Of Jack Williamson: An Annotated Bibliography And Guide (signed copy).

By: Williamson, Jack (by Richard A. Hauptmann)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: NESFA Press: MA.: 1998.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 44906

ISBN: 1886778124

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


By Richard A. Hauptmann: 184 pages. With 4-page addendum sheet laid in. SIGNED BY BOTH JACK WILLIAMSON AND HAUPTMANN. View more info

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The Science Fiction Source Book.

By: Wingrove, David (ed)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Longman: UK.: 1984.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27894

ISBN: 0582555922

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


320 pages: foreword by Brian W. Aldiss. View more info

Image for Murderess Ink: The Better Half Of The Mystery.

Murderess Ink: The Better Half Of The Mystery.

By: Winn, Dilys

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bell Publishing Co.: NY.: 1979.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 35614

ISBN: 0517360578

Condition: Fine copy in a near fine dustjacket with one short (1cm) closed tear.


304 pages: ''an illustrated tribute to women in the mystery and crime genres''. View more info

Image for Murder Ink: The Mystery Reader's Companion.

Murder Ink: The Mystery Reader's Companion.

By: Winn, Dilys

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Westbridge Books: London.: 1977.

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

Seller ID: 36450

ISBN: 0715377493

Condition: Page edges browning, a near fine (NF) copy.


520 pages. View more info

Image for The Literature Of Crime And Detection: An Illustrated History From Antiquity To The Present.

The Literature Of Crime And Detection: An Illustrated History From Antiquity To The Present.

By: Woeller, Waltraud (& Bruce Cassiday)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ungar: NY.: 1988.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36627

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


Translated from the German: 216 pages. View more info

Image for Bearings: Reviews 1997-2001.

Bearings: Reviews 1997-2001.

By: Wolfe, Gary K.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Beccon Publications: Essex.: 2010.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27815

ISBN: 187082458X

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


448 pages of book reviews (collected from Charles N. Brown's Locus magazine 1997-2001) with index: introduction by Peter Straub. View more info

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Sightings: Reviews 2002 - 2006.

By: Wolfe, Gary K.

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Beccon Publications: Essex.: 2011.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 29742

ISBN: 187082461X

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


434 pages: mostly reviews from his monthly column for Locus magazine from 2002-2006. View more info

Image for Horrorshows: The A - Z Of Horror In Film, TV, Radio & Theatre.

Horrorshows: The A - Z Of Horror In Film, TV, Radio & Theatre.

By: Wright, Gene

Price: £10.00

Publisher: David & Charles: London.: 1986.

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

Seller ID: 21151

ISBN: 0715390120

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


296 pages: filmography for 600 films, TV movies and series, radio programs and theater productions with entries arranged alphabetically by theme in twelve chapters. View more info

Image for The Classic Era of American Comics.

The Classic Era of American Comics.

By: Wright, Nicky

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Prion Books: London.: 2000.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 06272

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


230 pages: full colour art throughout. From the 1930s to the 1950s and the decline that set in with the self-censorship imposed on the publishers by Congress and the churches. View more info

Image for The Black Death.

The Black Death.

By: Ziegler, Philip

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Folio Society: London.: 1999.

Edition: Third printing.

Seller ID: 43073

Condition: Fine copy in pictorial boards (as issued without dustjacket) in cloth slipcase.


280 pages. A history of the plague/''black death'' in the 14th century. View more info

Image for Bloomsbury Good Reading Guide to Science Fiction And Fantasy.

Bloomsbury Good Reading Guide to Science Fiction And Fantasy.

By: Zool, M. H.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: London.: 1989.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36432

ISBN: 0747503990

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


160 pages. View more info