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Image for Foundation no 11/12.

Foundation no 11/12.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £8.00

Publisher: 1977 (March).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24802

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Issue 11/12: double Issue: 202 pages. Articles, reviews and letters. View more info

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Foundation #13.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1978 (May).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24803

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


122 pages: articles, reviews and letters. View more info

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Foundation #14.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1978 (September).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24804

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


108 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Includes Maxim Jakubowski's 14-page article on ''Essex House, The Rise And Fall Of Speculative Erotica''. View more info

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Foundation no 15.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £8.00

Publisher: 1979.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24805

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


No 15 (January, 1979 issue). 112 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Includes Moorcock's 14-page ''New Worlds: A Personal History'' and Stanislaw Lem's ''The Profession Of Science Fiction''. View more info

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Foundation #16.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1979 (May).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24806

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


108 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Includes Moorcock's ''Wit and Humour In Fantasy''. View more info

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Foundation #17.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1979 (September).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24807

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


108 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Includes Philip K. Dick's nine-page ''The Profession Of Science Fiction''. View more info

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Foundation #18.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1980 (January).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24808

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


108 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Includes Gene Wolfe's ''The Profession Of Science Fiction''. View more info

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Foundation no 19.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1980 (June).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24809

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


108 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Includes Norman Spinrad's ''The Profession Of Science Fiction''. View more info

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Foundation #20.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1980 (October).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24810

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


110 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Includes Harlan Ellison's ''The Profession Of Science Fiction''. View more info

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Foundation #21.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1981 (February).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24811

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


110 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Includes Gregory Benford's ''The Profession Of Science Fiction''. Plus Naomi Mitchison; D.West on Kornbluth's ''Marching Morons''; K.V. Bailey on Dickens as fantasist; Colin Greenland on Mervyn Peake; and Christopher Priest on Del Rey's history of SF. View more info

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Foundation #22.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1981 (June).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24812

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


108 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Includes Raymond Z. Gallun's 14-page piece ''The Profession Of Science Fiction''. View more info

Image for Foundation no 26 (Special Philip K. Dick issue).

Foundation no 26 (Special Philip K. Dick issue).

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1982.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24813

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Issue 26 (October 1982). 108 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Special Philip K. Dick issue. View more info

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Foundation #23.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1981 (October).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24814

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


112 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Interview with M John Harrison, the articles on Pohl/Kornbluth, SF in Hungary, Zebrowski's Profession of sf article and John dean on SF and the City. Also letters from Moorcock, Ballard, Brosnan et al. View more info

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Foundation #24.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1982 (February).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24815

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


108 pages: articles, reviews and letters. J.G. Ballard's and George Turner's ''Profession'' pieces; Stableford on Edgar Fawcett; Gregory Feeley on James Blish. View more info

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Foundation #27.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1983 (February).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 24817

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


110 pages: articles, reviews and letters. Letters from Harlan Ellison, Ursula Le Guiin and others commenting on the (out-of-print) Dick issue; K.V. Bailey on Play and Ritual; William D. Vernon interviews Rudy Rucker; Neil Ferguson as a man from the future; Brian Stableford on M.P. Shiel; Gregory Feeley on Avram Davidson; and Richard D. Erlich on Niven and Pournelle's Oath of Fealty. View more info

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Foundation #28.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1983 (July).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 25441

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


108 pages: articles, reviews and letters. View more info

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Foundation no 30.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1984 (March).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 25443

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


108 pages: articles, reviews and letters. View more info

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Foundation #2.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Transcripta Books: London.: 1972 (June).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36235

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


Second issue. 60 pages: articles, reviews etc, but also, oddly enough, some sf poetry, and this issue contains eight pages of poetry by John Brunner (''A Series of Twelve Poems'') and a five page poem by Doug Letts (''Here Comes The Captain Of The Guard''). View more info

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Foundation no 38.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1986/1987 (Winter).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 37919

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


102 pages: articles, reviews and letters. View more info

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Foundation no 39.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1987 (Spring).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 37920

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


100 pages: articles, reviews and letters. View more info

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Foundation no 40.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1987 (Summer).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 37921

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


102 pages: articles, reviews and letters. View more info

Foundation no 42.

By: FOUNDATION (The Review Of Science Fiction),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1988 (Spring).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 37922

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


100 pages: articles, reviews and letters. View more info

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Foundation no 94.

By: FOUNDATION, (The International Review Of Science Fiction)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 2005 (Summer).

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 25342

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


144 pages: articles, reviews and letters. View more info

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Film Freak.

By: Fowler, Christopher

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Doubleday: London.: 2013.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 42351

ISBN: 0857521608

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


Autobiography: ''a grimly hilarious and acutely observed trawl through the arse-end of the British Film Industry, which turns into an afeecting search for friendship and happiness''. View more info

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Gothic Fiction: A Master List Of Twentieth Century Criticism And Research.

By: Frank, Frederick S.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Meckler Corporation: Westport, CT.: 1988.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 44158

ISBN: 0887362184

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


192 pages. View more info

Image for The Murder Mystique: Crime Writers On Their Art.

The Murder Mystique: Crime Writers On Their Art.

By: Freeman, Lucy (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Ungar: NY.: 1982.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36280

ISBN: 0804422125

Condition: Nearly fine copy in a VG dustjacket.


140 pages: pices from Thomas Chastain, Hillary Waugh, Edward D. Hoch, Shannon O'Cork, Bruce Cassidy, Franklin Bandy, Eleanor Sullivan, D.R. Benson, Helen Wells and the editor. View more info

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Cult Movies.

By: French, Karl (& Philip French)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pavilion Books: London.: 1999.

Edition: Second printing.

Seller ID: 35910

ISBN: 1862051720

Condition: NF/Fine (as new) copy.


240 pages: b/w stills throughout. View more info

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The Craft Of The Untamed.

By: Frisvold, Nicholaj de Mattos

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Mandrake: Oxford.: 2011.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 43387

ISBN: 1906958394

Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for creasing along both spine edges.


182 pages: ''an inspired vision of traditional witchcraft''.''a proper tradition is defined as a timeless unity. Outwardly the tradition bears a great diversity across different lands and spirit. Traditional witchcraft is found in various sodalities and groups across the world. Even so it is possible to discern several harmonious, shared themes. These themes are the land, the crossroads, death, night and the mountain of Venus. It is witchcraft where a human and angelic blood mingles to form a special pedigree that has shaped the archetypical image of the witch. Traditional witchcraft i... View more info

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Art Of Darkness: The Cinema Of Dario Argento.

By: Gallant, Chris (ed)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Fab Press: Guildford, Surrey.: 2000.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 27944

ISBN: 0952926091

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


302 pages: b/w stills and some colour throughout. View more info

Image for Joe Dante's The Howling: Studies In The Horror Film.

Joe Dante's The Howling: Studies In The Horror Film.

By: Gambin, Lee

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Centipede Press: Lakewood, CO.: 2018.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 10515

ISBN: 1613472285

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


352 pages.''the definitive story of the making of The Howling, complete with an insightful plot synopsis and complete critical analysis, behind the scenes information, and a slew of interviews with cast and crew. Includes nearly 150 stills of the movie, ranging from individual frame enlargements to rare, never-before-published behind the scenes photographs''. View more info

Image for The Paranormal Diaries: Clophill: The True Story of Clophill's Black Magic Church (inscribed to Hugh Lamb).

The Paranormal Diaries: Clophill: The True Story of Clophill's Black Magic Church (inscribed to Hugh Lamb).

By: Gates, Kevin

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Off World Films & Bleeding Edge Films: Hitchin UK.: 2014.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 45224

ISBN: 0993093809

Condition: Fine (as new) copy with publisher's puublicity postcard laid in.


206 pages. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED TO UK HORROR EDITOR HUGH LAMB. With Hugh's signature and date (15/7/15)) at the top corner of the same page. Made into a feature film by the author Kevin Gates and Michael Bartlett. A seemingly very uncommon item (not sure why)..''the ruined Old St Mary's church in Clophill, Bedfordshire has an enormous reputation for the occult and paranormal. In 1963, graves were desecrated and a skull was impaled on a spike inside the church. Bones were found arranged on a makeshift altar, along with the remains of a cockerel in the celebration of a black mass. Th... View more info

Image for Murder 'Whatdunit': An Illustrated Account Of The Methods Of Murder.

Murder 'Whatdunit': An Illustrated Account Of The Methods Of Murder.

By: Gaute, J. H. H. (& Robin Odell)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Harrap: London.: 1982.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36384

ISBN: 024553878X

Condition: Near fine copy (lacking the dustjacket).


248 pages: ''an illustrated A to Z of murder intended to meet the crime buffs's interest in understanding the mechanisms of homicide, its investigation & detection''. View more info

Image for Sons Of Sam Spade: The Private Eye Novel In the 70's: Robert B. Parker, Roger L. Simon, Andrew Bergman.

Sons Of Sam Spade: The Private Eye Novel In the 70's: Robert B. Parker, Roger L. Simon, Andrew Bergman.

By: Geherin, David

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Frederick Ungar: NY.: 1982,.

Edition: Second printing.

Seller ID: 11972

ISBN: 0804461708

Condition: Near fine (NF) copy.


168 pages. View more info

Image for The American Private Eye: The Image In Fiction.

The American Private Eye: The Image In Fiction.

By: Geherin, David

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Frederick Ungar: NY.: 1985.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36271

ISBN: 0804461848

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy.


228 pages. View more info

Image for The American Private Eye: The Image In Fiction.

The American Private Eye: The Image In Fiction.

By: Geherin, David (PRIVATE EYE NOVELS)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Frederick Ungar: NY.: 1985.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 11986

Condition: Fine copy in a VG+ dustjacket with several small closed tears and creasing.


228 pages. View more info

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The Horror Reader.

By: Gelder, Ken (ed.)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Routledge: London.: 2000.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36395

ISBN: 0415213568

Condition: NF/Fine (unread) copy (as new but for top corner tips of the last few pages creased).


414 pages: collection of 29 essays and articles on horror. View more info

Image for The Unofficial X-Files Companion: Volume 3.

The Unofficial X-Files Companion: Volume 3.

By: Genge, N. E. (X-FILES)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: MacMillan: London.: 1997.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 11752

ISBN: 0333721195

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


View more info

Image for The Ghost Story Society Newsletter Vol 8 no 1 (no 13).

The Ghost Story Society Newsletter Vol 8 no 1 (no 13).

By: GHOST STORY SOCIETY NEWSLETTER, (ed. Jeff Dempsey)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1993 (July).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 25465

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


Issue 13. 16 pages. View more info

Image for Crime In Good Company: Essays On Criminals And Crime-Writing.

Crime In Good Company: Essays On Criminals And Crime-Writing.

By: Gilbert, Michael (ed.)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Constable: London.: 1959.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 36269

Condition: Fine copy in an almost fine dustjacket with one short (1.5cm) closed tear.


Collection of 14 essays: contributors are Raymond Chandler, Michael Gilbert, Eric Ambler, Mary Fitt, Cyril Hare, Maurice Procter, Jacques Barzun, Stanley Ellin, David Alexander, Julian Symons, L. A. G. Strong, Roy Vickers, Josephine Bell and Michael Underwood. View more info

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Horror's Heart: A Short Call Of Cthulhu Campaign In Montreal.

By: Gillett, Sheldon (CALL OF CTHULHU)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Chaosium Inc.: CA.: 1996.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 43485

ISBN: 1568820682

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


80 pages: Call of Cthulhu Horror Roleplaying. First printing with ''10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1'' stated on copyright page. View more info

Image for Dark Knights And Holy Fools: The Art And Films Of Terry Gilliam.

Dark Knights And Holy Fools: The Art And Films Of Terry Gilliam.

By: Gilliam, Terry

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Orion: London.: 1999.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 00504

ISBN: 0752818279

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


By Bob McCabe: 192 pages Heavily illustrated in full colour.''First fully authorised book to trace the life and work of one of the most innovative film-makers of the century. Fabulously illustrated, it features many previously unseen photographs, storyboards and drawings from Gilliam's private archive. For the first time Gilliam talks at length about the creation of Python, his first attempt at directing and the inside stories of making: Time Bandits, Jabberwocky, Brazil, Twelve Monkeys, The Fisher King, and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. The book includes interviews with John Cle... View more info

Image for Fantasy Review/Science-Fantasy Review (17 of 18 issues published).

Fantasy Review/Science-Fantasy Review (17 of 18 issues published).

By: Gillings, Walter (ed) FANTASY REVIEW

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Walter Gillings: Ilford, Essex.: 1947-1950.

Edition: First editions.

Seller ID: 18772

Condition: Some rusting to staples, a VG/VG+ set overall, the worst copy being the first issue which has edge loss to the first two pages due to what looks like rodent nibbling (?).


17 of the 18 issues published 1947-1950 of the UK sf fanzine, comprising reviews, articles and news, missing just the second issue.. A continuation of the earlier ''Scientifiction - The British Fantasy Review'' which Gillings had edited a decade earlier (1937: seven issues total), but with a new name. Scarce early British sf fanzine/magazine. Octavo, eighteen issues, pictorial self wrappers, stapled. Professionally printed as a neat twenty-page booklet (later growing to thirty-two and even forty pages), it was edited with Gillings' usual polish. Gillings also wrote most of the contents, o... View more info

Image for Alien Base; Earth's Encounters with Extraterrestrials.

Alien Base; Earth's Encounters with Extraterrestrials.

By: Good, Timothy

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Century: London.: 1998.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 43590

ISBN: 0712678123

Condition: Fine copy in a VG dustjacket.


420 pages with index. View more info

Image for Gothic no 1.

Gothic no 1.

By: GOTHIC (ed Gary William Crawford),

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Gothic Press: Baton Rouge, USA.: 1979 (June).

Edition: First edition.

Seller ID: 15195

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


First issue (vol 1 no 1). Four issues published in total 1979 - 1980). 36 pages: articles, reviews and original fiction. View more info

Image for Gothic: New Series Volume One.

Gothic: New Series Volume One.

By: GOTHIC (ed Gary William Crawford),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1986.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 31316

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


First issue. Articles and reviews: 22 pages. This issue includes ''Stephen King And The Tradition Of American Gothic'' by Kenneth Giggs. View more info

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Gothic: New Series Volume Two.

By: GOTHIC (ed Gary William Crawford),

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1987.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 31317

Condition: Fine (as new) copy.


Second issue. Articles and reviews: 46 pages. View more info

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Suspense In The Cinema.

By: Gow, Gordon

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Castle Books: NY.: 1968.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 30788

Condition: Bottom corners bruised, an almost fine copy in a VG dustjacket with chipped top spine panel edge.


144 pages with b/w stills: ''it is not a mere catalogue of suspense films. It is an in-depth study of the components of suspense and the motivations of the audience. The characteristics of isolation, irony, phobia, accident, and other elements of thrillers are examined by themselves and in relation to films as entities. SUSPENSE IN THE CINEMA will not make it less terrifying to see films such as PSYCHO or WARNING SHOT, but it will explain why you are terrified.''. View more info

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The Cock Lane Ghost.

By: Grant, Douglas

Price: £10.00

Publisher: MacMillan: London.: 1965.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 30346

Condition: Near fine copy in a VG dustjacket.


Non-fiction: account of the celebrated 1762 London murder trial in which ''Scratching Fanny'', the spirit of Frances Lynes, accused her helpless lover, William Kent, of murdering her by poison as she lay sick of the smallpox. Includes the transcript of the evidence given at the trial of the principals involved. View more info

Image for Apertures: A Study Of The Writings of Brian W. Aldiss (a copy from his own library).

Apertures: A Study Of The Writings of Brian W. Aldiss (a copy from his own library).

By: Griffin, Brian (& David Wingrove)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Greenwood Press: Westport, CT.: 1984.

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Seller ID: 45101

ISBN: 0313234280

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


262 pages. Part of Greenwood Press's Contributions to the Study of Science Fiction and Fantasy (vol 8). This copy is from Brian Aldiss's own library, with a white printed label signed by Wendy Aldiss affixed on the rear pastedown, stating/''This book was a personal copy of the author Brian W. Aldiss, part of his effects at his home at the time of his death in August 2017. Wendy Aldiss, Literary Executor Brian Aldiss Estate''. View more info

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The Encyclopedia Of Ghosts And Spirits: Second Edition.

By: Guiley, Rosemary Ellen

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Checkmark Books: NY.: 2000.

Edition: Second printing.

Seller ID: 43249

ISBN: 0816040869

Condition: Fine (unread) copy.


430 pages. View more info