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OMNI, October 1978

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1978

Seller ID: 005799


First issue of the ground-breaking, influential sf magazine produced by Bob Guccione. Fiction by Isaac Asimov, Theodore Sturgeon, Ron Goulart, and James B. Hall. Interview with Freeman Dyson, as well as articles on UFOs, aging, robots, Turin Shroud, and much more. Rubbing, fingerprint smearing to right portion of front cover, dings to spine ends, four small dots on Contents Page where previous owner apparently marked the four fiction pieces he had read. View more info

OMNI, October 1978

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1978

Seller ID: 005800


First issue of the ground-breaking, influential sf magazine produced by Bob Guccione. Fiction by Isaac Asimov, Theodore Sturgeon, Ron Goulart, and James B. Hall. Interview with Freeman Dyson, as well as articles on UFOs, aging, robots, Turin Shroud, and much more. Rubbing, dings to spine ends, moderate general wear. View more info

OMNI, November 1978

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1978

Seller ID: 005801


Second issue of the ground-breaking, influential sf magazine. Fiction by Lloyd Biggle Jr., Leigh Kennedy, William G. Shepherd, and Rick Conley. Interview with Alvin Toffler. Articles on computers, test tube babies, dolphins, disease, and much else. Cover by the incomparable H.R. Giger. Rubbing, minor dings to spine ends, four dots on Contents Page where previous owner apparently kept track of the stories he read, moderate general wear. View more info

OMNI, November 1978

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1978

Seller ID: 005802


Second issue of the ground-breaking, influential sf magazine. Fiction by Lloyd Biggle Jr., Leigh Kennedy, William G. Shepherd, and Rick Conley. Interview with Alvin Toffler. Articles on computers, test tube babies, dolphins, disease, and much else. Cover by the incomparable H.R. Giger. Rubbing, minor dings to spine ends, moderate general wear. View more info

OMNI, December 1978

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1978

Seller ID: 005804


Third issue. Fiction by Harlan Ellison, Robert Sheckley, Gregory Benford & Marc Laidlaw, and Orson Scott Card. Interview with Captain Ralph Barnaby. Articles on UFOs, 75 years of flight, environment, biomedicine, and much else. Rubbing, minor dings to spine ends. View more info

The Magazine of FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION (F&SF), July 1977

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Mercury Press: 1977

Seller ID: 006732


A special issue of the world's best science fiction magazine, this one honouring that inimitable left-hander, Harlan Ellison, who contributes three stories (one of them the award-winning "Jeffty is Five"). Other stories by Eric Norden, Edward Wellen, Bruce McAllister, Steven Utley, and Jane Yolen, with articles and features by Baird Searls, Algis Budrys, Isaac Asimov, others. Cover illustration by the equally inimitable Kelly Freas, featuring a bunch of teensy ... View more info

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Gene Day's Black Zeppelin (5 issues)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Renegade Press:

Seller ID: 009638


#1 April 1985 through #5 October 1986; for a number of years Gene Day wanted to publish his own comic magazine, and in 1978 took a few steps in that direction, producing and collecting material; unfortunately, circumstances conspired against the magazine's release at that time, and it was shelved indefinitely; then, suddenly, in September of 1982, Gene was dead of a massive heart attack, and it looked as though the magazine had died with him; but through an odd set of ci... View more info

Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, Spring 1977

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1977

Seller ID: 010898


First issue. Stories by John Varley, Isaac Asimov, Arthur C. Clarke, Edward D. Hoch, Fred Saberhagen, others, as well as articles and features. Just a hint of edgewear, remainder spray to top edge. View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, May 1957, Vol. 1 No. 3

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fantasy House Inc.:

Seller ID: 011238


Third issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains stories by James E. Gunn, the incomparable Theodore Sturgeon, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Poul Anderson, Erik Fennel, and Walter M. Miller, Jr. & Lincoln Boone. Cover illustration by Ed Emsh, with interior illustrations by J. Giunta and C. Smith. Spine roll, tanned pages, small circles beside story titles on Contents Page (previous owner apparently kept track of which st... View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, March / Mar. 1957, Vol. 1 No. 2

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fantasy House Inc.:

Seller ID: 011239


Second issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains stories by Tom Godwin, Leigh Brackett, Walter M. Miller, Jr., Gordon R. Dickson, Rose Sharon, and Charles L. Fontenay. Cover illustration by Dick Shelton, interior illustrations by Giunta. Small characters ("5" and "W") written on front cover, tanned pages/inside covers, small soil marks to back cover/fore-edge, some sunning to spine, small circles b... View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, January 1958, Vol. 2 No. 1

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1958

Seller ID: 011247


Seventh issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains stories by Algis Budrys, Lester del Rey, James E. Gunn, William Scarff, Doug Morrissey, John Novotny, and Damon Knight, books column by Theodore Sturgeon, and acience column by Isaac Asimov. Cover illustration by Emsh, interior illustrations by Giunta. Slant/roll, browned pages, small circles beside titles on Contents Page (previous owner apparently kept track of ... View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, November / Nov. 1957, Vol. 1 No. 6

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fantasy House Inc.:

Seller ID: 011248


Sixth issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains stories by Theodore Sturgeon, Avram Davidson, Miriam Allen De Ford, Isaac Asimov, Edmond Hamilton, and Leigh Brackett, and a books column by Sturgeon. Cover illustration by Ed Emsh, interior illustrations by Giunta and Schoenherr. Some slant/roll, crinkling to upper left portion of front cover, spine split at pages 52/53, small circles beside titles on Contents Page... View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, September / Sept. 1957, Vol. 1 No. 5

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fantasy House Inc.:

Seller ID: 011249


Fifth issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains stories by Floyd Wallace, Poul Anderson, Avram Davidson, Mack Reynolds, Jim Harmon, Robert Silverberg, Rog Phillips, Henry Slesar, and Robert F. Young, with a books column by Theodore Sturgeon. Cover illustration by Ed Emsh, interior illustrations by Giunta and Schoenherr. Strong spine slant/roll, tanned/lightly soiled edges, smudged back cover, date written at top e... View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, July 1957, Vol. 1 No. 4

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fantasy House:

Seller ID: 011250


Fourth issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains stories by James E. Gunn, Paul Janvier, Theodore R. Cogswell, H. Beam Piper, C.M. Kornbluth, Lester del Rey, and Tom Godwin, and a books column by Theodore Sturgeon. Cover illustration by Ed Emsh, interior illustrations by John Giunta and Cindy Smith. Slant/roll, chipping to bottom spine, some smudging to back cover, small circles beside story titles on Contents Pa... View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, July 1958, Vol. 2 No. 4

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Mercury Press:

Seller ID: 011259


Tenth issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains stories by C.M. Kornbluth, Clifford D. Simak, Lester del Rey, Albert Stroud, and John Novotny, Sturgeon's usual Books column and Asimov's usual Science column. Cover by Emsh, interior illustrations by Giunta and Hurwitz. Some spine slant, browned pages, small circles beside titles on Contents Page (apparently previous owner kept track of stories he had read). View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, May 1958, Vol. 2 No. 3

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Mercury Press:

Seller ID: 011260


Ninth issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains stories by Theodore Sturgeon, Edmond Hamilton, Arthur C. Clarke, Rog Phillips, Gordon R. Dickson, Robert Marner, and Isaac Asimov, Sturgeon's usual Books column, and Asimov's usual Science column. Cover by M.S. Dollens, interior illustrations by Giunta and Schoenherr. Strong spine slant, browned pages, small circles beside titles on Contents Page (previous owner app... View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, March 1958, Vol. 2 No. 2

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1958

Seller ID: 011261


Eighth issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains stories by Poul Anderson, Dick Hetschel, Robert Silverberg, Robert Marner, Don Berry, C.M. Kornbluth, and Algis Budrys, books column by Theodore Sturgeon, and science column by Isaac Asimov. Cover by Ed Emsh, interior illustrations by John Giunta and John Schoenherr. Severe slant/roll, 1/2" separation to bottom right spine edge, browned pages, minor dampstainin... View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, May 1969, Vol. 3 No. 1

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Mercury Press:

Seller ID: 011266


Eleventh issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains a full-length novel by Gordon R. Dickson, and stories by K. M. O'Donnell, Don Thompson, Bryce Walton, Daphne Castell, Ronald S. Boon, and Larry Eisenberg. Also contains one of those nifty little Ferdinand Feghoot vignettes by Grendel Briarton (Reginald Bretnor ). Books column by Ron Goulart. Small dots beside story titles on Contents Page (previous owner apparen... View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, February 1970, Vol. 4 No. 1

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Mercury Press: 1970

Seller ID: 011278


The fourteenth issue of the sister publication to 'The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains a full-length novel by Keith Laumer, stories by V.N. McIntyre, Ron Goulart, and Robert Toomey, a Ferdinand Feghoot vignette by Grendel Briarton (Reginald Bretnor), and Ron Goulart's Books column. Cover and interior illustration by Bert Tanner. Tape stains at top and bottom spine and cover edges, small ink price in top right corner of front cover, light soi... View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, November 1969, Vol. 3 No. 3

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Mercury Press:

Seller ID: 011279


Thirteenth issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains a full-length novel by Harry Harrison, stories by Richard E. Peck, Larry Eisenberg, Christopher Anvil, Robin Scott, and James Tiptree, Jr., a Ferdinand Feghoot vignette by Grendel Briarton (Reginald Bretnor), and Ron Goulart's Books column. Spotting to top and fore-edges, light general wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info

VENTURE SCIENCE FICTION, August 1969, Vol. 3 No. 2

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Mercury Press:

Seller ID: 011280


Twelfth issue of the sister publication to The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. This issue contains a full-length novel by Julius Fast, and stories by Edward Wellen, Dean R. Koontz, Larry Eisenberg, and Robert F. Young. Also contains a Ferdinard Feghoot vignette by Grendel Briarton (Reginald Bretnor), columns by Ron Goulant and Joseph C. Stacey, and an article by F.E. Edwards concerning the work of Ray Bradbury on film. Cover and interior illustration by Bert Ta... View more info

Gene Day's Black Zeppelin, #3, August/Aug. 1985

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Burbank, Renegade Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015702


The third issue of the black-and-white horror comic originally intended to publish early art and stories by Gene Day, but which eventually included material by other people, too. This issue contains a story written and illustrated by Day, a story by him illustrated by Bruce Conklin, and a story by A. Funnell, illustrated by Day. General handling wear. These don't appear to be terribly common. View more info

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Official Street Fighter Anniversary Edition Controller / Instruction Manual

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Capcon / Udon: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016681


The instruction manual (in English, Spanish and French) for the controller for the popular Street Fighter game. (Quite possibly the most intriguting instruction is, "Please do not wrap the cord around any part of anyone's body." David Carradine and Vaughn Bode would have had no interest in the controller.) Flip side contains a comic book. Light general wear. View more info

TARZAN, le seigneur de la Jungle, Mensuel N. 38

By: (Burroughs, Edgar Rice)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Paris, Sagedition: 1971

Seller ID: 008519


French-language comics adaptation of Burroughs' classic adventure. This issue contains two Tarzan stories, the serial, "Tarzan et l'empire perdu" ("Tarzan and the Lost Empire"), and "Juma le Chacal" ("Juma the Jackal"), in addition to a Korak story, "Les Chevaliers Tandika" ("The Tandika Knights"). Also contains a one-page Bugs Bunny piece, a couple of two-page articles, and other items. Fold-out comprised of 4 colour car... View more info

A WHISPER IN THE NIGHT, Stories of Horror, Suspense and Fantasy

By: Aiken, Joan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fontana Lions C2133: 1983

Seller ID: 014543


A collection of thirteen stories. 190 pages. Light general wear View more info

No Time Like Tomorrow

By: Aldiss, Brian

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Signet S1683: 1959

Edition: 1st Signet edition

Seller ID: 005983


A collection of twelve "adventures of men who dare to tamper with time and space--to unleash an infinity of danger." Some rubbing, small nick to top right spine edge, short diagonal tear to bottom spine edge (no loss of paper), slight tanning. Internally tight and clean, a nice copy. View more info

The Planet Seekers

By: Barton, Erle

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vega VSF-7: 1966

Edition: 1st Vega edition

Seller ID: 009409


Created to serve mankind, a strange new race of modified men with fantastic powers and a kind of immortality finds a barrier between themselves and the old race. Cover illustration by Fox. Small ink numerals at top of front cover (30/9, indicating, no doubt, that when it was new the corner bookstore received it on the 30th of September). Tight and square. View more info

The World Menders

By: Biggle, Lloyd Jr.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: DAW UQ1015: 1972

Edition: 1st paperback edition

Seller ID: 011577


follows the 1971 Doubleday first edition; an artistic and civilized race is unaware that its prosperity is entirely dependent upon a race of slaves owned and abused by their god-emperor; cover by Kelly Freas; a bit of spine sunning, moderate general wear; internally tight and clean; View more info

Space By The Tale

By: Bixby, Jerome

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ballantine U2203: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008162


Canadian printing. Eleven sf stories by the author of one of the all-time great stories in the field ("It's A *Good* Life," sadly, not in this particular collection). Cover illustration by Ralph Brillhart. A nice copy w/some minor smudging to front cover, mild general wear. View more info

Thrilling Wonder Stories, December 1949

By: Blish, Bradbury, Cartmill, de Camp, Jones, Leinster, Morrison

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Standard Magazines:

Seller ID: sf.00363


Stories by James Blish, Murray Leinster, Raymond F. Jones, Ray Bradbury, William Morrison, Cleve Cartmill, and L. Sprague de Camp, features. The usual edgewear/short tears/chipping, bottom inch of spine chipped, 2" tear to bottom right spine edge and across left edge of front cover, insect hole to fore-edge (doesn't reach text), some moderate soil here and there throughout, much handling wear, a bit of mustiness. View more info

The Best of Omni Science Fiction

By: Bova, Ben, and Don Myrus (editors)

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Omni Society: 1980

Seller ID: 005300


The first in Omni Magazine's 'Best Of' series. Stories by Isaac Asimov, Alfred Bester, Ben Bova, Orson Scott Card, Harlan Ellison, Joe Haldeman, Robert Sheckley, and Roger Zelazny. Arthur C. Clarke interview. Cover by Pierre Lacombe. Impressions, faint soil, light general wear. View more info

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The Other Foot, Gift of the Magi, The Happiest Day, The Most Dangerous Game, A Letter to God

By: Bradbury, Ray, O. Henry, Sherman Dixon, Richard Connell, and Gregorio Lopez y Fuentes

Price: $30.00

Publisher: No Place, Xerox Corporation: 1967

Seller ID: 018066


An uncommon collection of stories primarily of interest to collectors of Ray Bradbury material, this was "compiled by Xerox Corporation. It is part of the program THE WAY IT IS, to be used in conjunction with the Teacher Handbook, Learner Log, and accompanying phonograph records" (phonograph records????? -- must be some sort of futuristic term). Uncommon words/phrases are defined at the bottom of each page. 62 pages. Sunned spine, crinkles/impressions to cove... View more info

Spockanalia #5, April 1979

By: Burley, Sherna C., Devra Michele Langsam, Deborah Michel Langsam (editors)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, Poison Pen Press: 1979

Edition: 4th printing

Seller ID: 017972


First published in 1970 by Garlic Press, this is the fifth and final issue of a fanzine dedicated to Star Trek's Spock. Contributors include Dorothy Jones, Juanita Coulson, Narda Roushdi, Lee Burwasser, John Mansfield, Nancy Giudice, Cliveden M. Chew, Sherna C. Burley, Alicia Austin, Ev Turner, Shirley Meech, Rosalind Oberdieck, Ann Wilson, Lee Burwasser, Sandra Miesel, Jane Peyton, and Ruth Berman. 105 pages (including inside back cover), illustrated, front cover illu... View more info

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Die besten Stories aus The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, #59

By: Campbell, Carver, Donaldson, Eisenstein, Moore, Wylde

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wilhelm Heyne Verlag:

Inscription: Signed by Contributor

Seller ID: sf.00324


the German-language edition of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction; this issue contains stories by Jeffrey A. Carver (whose signature is above his name on the Contents Page), Stephen R. Donaldson, Raylyn Moore, Ramsey Campbell, Thomas Wylde and Phyllis Eisenstein; slightly larger than the average North American paperback; minute edgewear to spine ends; View more info

Blood Dynasty

By: Clewett, G.C.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New English Library NEL 01405: 1973

Edition: 1st paperback edition

Seller ID: 008661


Originally published in 1972 -- a runner-up in the Young Writers' Award contest (won that year by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles). An attractive young woman lures a man into a deadly battle "against the Dark Power of Alien Evil." Some spine slant/roll, rubbing, impressions, edgewear all around, creasing to bottom left corner of back cover, tanning. View more info

Dark Legion

By: Crawford, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Badger SN 106: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008133


Occult/supernatural. "Out of the Dark Ages came a frightening force of evil." Cover illustration by Fox. Small sticker pull to left edge of front cover, moderate general wear. View more info

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A Lost Tale (signed)

By: Estey, Dale

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Ace 49525: 1982

Edition: 1st Ace edition

Inscription: Signed by Estey, on title page

Seller ID: 017343


First printing w/complete number line. From the back cover: "For two generations a tale has been whispered about a rite of Druid magic, more ancient than the standing stones, that awoke sleeping powers on the quiet Isle of Man and protected Britain through the darkest nights of Hitler's war..." 206 pages. Thin reading crease to spine, impressions (previous owner used the book underneath a piece of paper, upon which something was written -- book must be turned... View more info

The Golden Rooms

By: Fisher, Vardis

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Armed Services 713:

Edition: 1st Armed Services edition

Seller ID: 012729


No date. Originally published in 1944 by The Vanguard Press. A tale of primitive man which "lays bare our primeval instincts before they became overlaid by rationalizations and refinements; he shows us in what mean beginnings love and the family have their roots, and he shows us, too, the dark blood." 350 pages. Light edgewear, moderately sunned spine, a bit of spine roll, 1/4" tear to fore-edge of pages 145 through 160, another to pages 305 through 308, thin... View more info

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Brandyjack (signed)

By: Funnell, Augustine

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Laser Books 72039: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Funnell, on title page

Seller ID: 017614


Paperback original. Set in a distant future where Earth's technology has almost ceased to exist, a brawling drunkard finds himself involved in a scheme to leave the planet. 190 pages, cover painting by the incomparable Kelly Freas. This copy signed (or inscribed, if you want) on title page. Some spine slant/roll, rubbing, crosscrack, book store stamp to inside front cover, tanning. View more info

TRANSVERSIONS, An Anthology of New Fantastic Literature

By: Gagne, Marcel, and Sally Tomasevic (editors)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mississauga, Paper Orchid Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011742


A collection of stories and poems from such folks as Robert J. Sawyer, Bruce Holland Rogers, John Park, Ursula Pflug, Eileen Kernaghan, Nancy Bennett, William Laughlin, Rebecca M. Senese, Stephanie Bedwell-Grime, Don Hornbostel, Denise Dumar, John Everson, and many more. 186 pages, illustrated. Mild general wear. An unread copy, internally tight and clean. View more info

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Red Shift (signed)

By: Garner, Alan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fontana/Lions 671000: 1977

Edition: 3rd Fontana/Lions edition

Inscription: Signed & Dated by Author

Seller ID: 008377


"A contemporary disenchanted Romeo and Juliet story, conducted almost entirely in clipped sardonic dialogue between the lovers [and shifting] frequently, plunging back into Roman Britain and the time of the Civil War, to bloody episodes which took place around the same hill in Cheshire." This copy signed and dated (Alan Garner/4 July 1978) on title page. Tiny sticker pull, light edgewear, moderate general wear. Uncommon signed. View more info

Sunburst (signed)

By: Gotlieb, Phyllis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berkley 03622: 1978

Edition: 1st Berkley edition

Inscription: Inscribed and signed by Gotlieb

Seller ID: 010855


An expanded version of the story which appeared in Amazing in 1964. Mutated children the result of a nuclear explosion are incapable of basic human skills but are possessed of nightmarish powers and amazing abilities, and are kept hidden from an unsuspecting world until, one night, they decide to go out and play. The inscription is to another sf writer of considerably lesser consequence, who is much less-known (proving it, she misspelt his name), and dated. Light gene... View more info

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Nightmare No. 22, October/Oct. 1974/'74 (signed)

By: Hewetson, Alan (editor)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Skywald Publishing Corporation: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Augustine Funnell, at his story

Seller ID: 017690


Illustrated horror stories from the delightfully demented mind of the sadly departed (and much-missed at this address) Archaic Al Hewetson, as well as pieces by Horror-Mood alums Ed Fedory, and Augustine Funnell. 66 pages. Generally wear. View more info

Encounter

By: Holly, J. Hunter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Monarch 240: 1962

Edition: 1st Monarch edition

Seller ID: 012619


Originally published in 1959, in hardcover, by Thomas Bouregy & Company. An evil being from another planet plans to take over the world. 142 pages, cover by Jack (John) Schoenherr. Strong spine slant, light corner wear. Cover bright, clean and attractive. View more info

The Running Man

By: Holly, J. Hunter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Monarch 342: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012725


"No one was safe from the powerful force that reached from the stars to invade men's minds." 142 pages, cover illustration by Ralph Brillhart. A bit of slant, light edgewear, thin horizontal crease to front cover, tanning. Internally clean and fairly tight. View more info

The Green Planet

By: Holly, J. Hunter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Monarch 213:

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: sf.00162


Originally published in 1960 by Bouregy. "Exiled from Earth, 13 refugees find themselves fighting for their lives in a poisoned paradise." Cover illustration by John Schoenherr. Faint waterstain to top page corners, very light edgewear. View more info

The Running Man

By: Holly, J. Hunter

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Monarch 342: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: sf.00163


"No one was safe from the powerful force that reached from the stars to invade men's minds." Cover illustration by Ralph Brillhart. An unread copy w/light general wear and gentle crease to top left corner of back cover. View more info

Midnight Robber

By: Hopkinson, Nalo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Aspect/Warner Books: 2000

Edition: 2nd printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 014182


Signed by Hopkinson, beneath her name on title page. 329 pages, cover illustration by Leo and Diane Dillon. An unread copy w/moderate general wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info

THE MONKEY'S PAW, and Other Stories

By: Jacobs, W.W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Penguin 1345: 1962

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: 012902


A collection selected by Denys Kilham Roberts and originally published by Penguin in 1959 as 'Selected Short Stories.' If "The Monkey's Paw" isn't in your top twenty-five all-time great short stories of the creepy variety, it's only because you haven't read it, yet. And you really should recitify that oversight. It certainly doesn't have to be this copy, but you should pick up *some*body's copy, and let Mr. William Wymark Jacobs make you shiver a little bit. 319 ... View more info

Soul Eater

By: Jeter, K.W.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Tor 52005: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014347


A good little girl comes down with a nasty case of killing hunger. 314 pages. Light edgewear, impressions/small flake to top right corner of front cover (the result of sticker removal), light tanning. Internally tight and clean w/a nice square spine. View more info

Carrie

By: King, Stephen

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Editions J'ai Lu 835: 1978

Edition: 1st J'ai Lu edition

Seller ID: 008285


French-language edition of the 1974 story that launched Stephen King's career, and made him one of the best-selling writers of all time. Translated by Henri Robillot. Cover illustration by Jean Mascii. Moderate general wear. View more info

The Green Millennium

By: Leiber, Fritz

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lion Library LL7: 1954

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: sf.00289


"Satyrs from outer space on a lusty Earthbound spree." Originally published in 1953 by Abeldard Press. Tanned edges, light rubbing, miniscule edgewear, and a slight spine slant. View more info

City on the Moon b/w Men on the Moon

By: Leinster, Murray, b/w Wollheim, Donald A.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ace Double D-277: 1958

Edition: 1st Ace Double edition

Seller ID: 009664


the Leinster side is a story of the first lunar colonists, while the Wollheim side consists of moon-related stories by Raymond Z. Gallun, A. Bertram Chandler, Frank M. Robinson, H.B. Fyfe, and Murray Leinster; covers by Ed Emsh; a bit of slant/roll, light general wear; View more info

Spirit of the Lagoon

By: Lemures, Ben

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Carousel Adventures/American Art Enterprises 89784: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005246


An adventurer discovers an unusual female creature ("Not just any woman, this specimen was truly female, but not a human woman--not with greenish blonde hair and webbed hands and feet!"). Cover by Pecoraro. Reading creases, handling wear, scratching, impressions, moderately soiled edges. View more info

This Strange Tomorrow

By: Long, Frank Belknap

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Belmont B50-663: 1966

Edition: 1st Belmont edition

Seller ID: 012726


Canadian printing. Slant, two faint grey remainder stripes to top edge, mild handling wear. View more info

Horrorscope #4: Gemini Smile, Gemini Kill

By: Lory, Robert

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pinnacle 00524: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012472


Paperback original. From the front cover "A case of double identity sets the scene for shocking, ungodly murder!" (as opposed to those commonplace, godly murders, I suppose). Light rubbing, thin impressions, tanning. Internally tight and clean. View more info

He Owned The World

By: Maine, Charles Eric

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Avon T-524:

Seller ID: sf.00421


originally published in hardcover, 1960, by Bouregy; after eight centuries of strife and progress on Earth, a dead man who has been circling the planet in an airless tomb is resurrected from the dead, and is the undisputed owner of the world (great work if you can get it); light rubbing, moderate wear to back cover, scuffing to fore-edge, small area of discolouration to top right page tips; internally tight and clean; View more info

The 27th Day

By: Mantley, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Crest s209:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: sf.00426


Canadian printing. Paperback original. Five ordinary people are abducted and returned to earth with the power to destroy it. Light edgewear, impressions, moderate general wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info

The Shrinking Man

By: Matheson, Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bantam H3970: 1969

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: 005743


Originally published as a paperback original by Gold Medal in 1956, this one concerns a man who has begun to shrink, and shrink, and shrink, and.... A great story, brilliantly told (but this is Matheson, so what else would you expect?). Cover illustration depicts a tiny man facing down a giant spider, his only weapon a hat pin. Some slant, moderate edgewear, handling wear/impressions, crease to upper left portion of back cover. View more info

La maison des damnes

By: Matheson, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: J'ai Lu 612: 1975

Edition: 1st J'ai Lu edition

Seller ID: 008307


French-language edition of Matheson's 'Hell House', originally published in the US in 1971, and translated here by Patrick Reumaux. Eerie candelabra cover illustration by Tibor Csernus. Some sunning to spine, light general wear. A very nice copy, internally tight and clean. View more info

Shock Waves

By: Matheson, Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dell 7831: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010722


Fourteen stories by the master (the front cover copy claims there are only thirteen stories, but when I finished counting I still had six toes left, so I'm going with my own count on this one). Previous owner's signature/date/code number, some edgewear, rubbing, moderate handling wear. View more info

Shock III

By: Matheson, Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Berkley 04209: 1979

Edition: 1st Berkley edition

Seller ID: 010889


Thirteen stories from the master of fantastic fiction. Moderate general wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info

Shock II

By: Matheson, Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dell 7829: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: sf.00325


Canadian printing. Thirteen stories from the master. Strong spine slant, moderate edgewear, 1/2" separation at top left spine, impressions, rubbing, handling wear. View more info

Science Fiction: The Academic Awakening

By: McNelly, Willis E. (editor)

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Shreveport, College English Association: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013923


A chap book originally distributed as a Supplement to the CEA Critic, Vol. XXXVII, No. I, November 1974. A collection of essays from both professional writers and critics, attempting "to aid teachers of English, at whatever level, who might be approaching science fiction for the firt time. In addition to the editor, contributors include Jack Williamson, Mark R. Hillegas, Jane W. Hipolito, Leon E. Stover, A. James Stupple, Gregory Benford, Brian Aldiss, Harry Harrison... View more info

Burn Witch, Burn

By: Merritt, A.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Avon 43: 1944

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: 008047


An eminent brain specialist finds himself examining patients who die suddenly, leaving no trace of a cause. A classic of the genre, originally published in 1933 by Liveright Publishing. Reading crease, vertical crease to back cover, tanning, crease to corner of pages 127/8, light smudging, moderate general handling wear. View more info

Les Habitants Du Mirage (Dwellers In The Mirage)

By: Merritt, Abraham

Price: $5.00

Publisher: ParisEditions J'ai Lu 557:

Seller ID: sf.00335


French-language edition of Merritt's classic tale; beauty cover illustration by Philip Caza; View more info

Voici l'homme

By: Moorcock, M. (Michael)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: L'age d'homme 7012:

Seller ID: sf.00314


[1971]; French-language edition of Michael Moorcock's superb "Behold The Man," originally published in English in 1968; translated by Martine Renaud and Pierre Versins; crease to bottom right corner of front cover, moderate edgewear, rubbing, impressions, faded edges; internally tight and clean; View more info

The Venus Venture

By: Muller, John E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vega VSF-11:

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: sf.00347


No date [1966]. In his quest to conquer the stars, will mankind use his boundless opportunities for good for for ill? (based on history, my money's on that second thing). Large waterstain to bottom page corners, abrasion to bottom right corner of front cover where another book was stuck and took a piece of finish when removed (just barely affects illustration). Internally tight, and an appealing copy despite the flaws. View more info

Fire on the Border (signed)

By: O'Donnell, Kevin Jr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Roc LE5030: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and signed by O'Donnell

Seller ID: 010242


Paperback original. Given a choice of abandoning their world to alien interests or fighting back, some humans leave and some choose to resist. Crease to bottom left corner tip of back cover, light general wear. Unread. View more info

Undersea City

By: Pohl, Frederik, and Jack Williamson

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ballantine 02209: 1971

Edition: 1st Ballantine edition

Seller ID: 005169


Canadian printing. One of the classic series of Undersea stories (with 'Undersea Fleet,' and 'Undersea Quest'). Cover by Gino D'Achille. Rubbing, impressions, mild slant, light general wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info

The Pursuit of the Phoenix (signed)

By: Price, John-Allen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Zebra 2962: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Price, on title page

Seller ID: 010125


Paperback original. An American space crew must rescue three Russian cosmonauts from a damaged Soyuz space capsule, but to do so may bring on World War III. Light general wear. Internally tight and clean. Uncommon signed. View more info

Santiago: A Myth of the Far Future (w/compliments of the author card laid in)

By: Resnick, Mike

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Tor 55112: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010649


Paperback original. A bounty hunter, a freelance reporter, and an art collector are all after the legendary bandit known as Santiago. A wonderful piece of sophisticated space opera from a guy who knows what he's doing. Cover illustration by Michael Whelan. This copy comes with a Compliments of the Author card laid in. Slight roll, light general wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info

Unholy Flame

By: Rosmanith, Olga

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Gold Medal 273: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010958


paperback original; a woman uncertain whether she will find peace or madness in orgiastic rites finds herself the intended sacrifice to a nameless god of evil; some edgewear, impressions, moderate general wear; internally tight; View more info

THREE TO CONQUER, b/w DOOMSDAY EVE

By: Russell, Eric Frank, b/w Williams, Robert Moore

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ace Double D-215: 1957

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: 005746


The Russell side features the story of the invasion of Earth, but only one man knows about it. The Williams side gives us, amid the potential destruction of a warring planet, the appearance of people who may be impervious to the bombs. Creasing to upper right corner of front cover of Russell side, thin crease to bottom right corner tip of front cover of Williams side, thin reading crease to Williams side, rubbing, impressions, moderate general wear. View more info

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The Year's Best Fantasy Stories 14 (signed by contributor)

By: Saha, Arthur W. (editor)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: DAW Books 88677 (763): 1988

Edition: 2nd printing

Inscription: Signed by Augustine Funnell

Seller ID: 017289


Thirteen stories, including one each by Ursula K. Le Guin, Lucius Shepard, Tanith Lee, Gwyneth Jones, Bruce Sterling, Darrell Schweitzer, Jack Dann & Jeanne Van Buren Dann, John Whitbourn, J.N. Williamson, Susan Palwick, Mary Catherine McDaniel, Jayge Carr, and Augustine Funnell (who will sign -- or inscribe, if you prefer -- his story. 239 pages, cover illustration by Keith Parkinson. Light edgewear, scrapes to far left edge of front cover, wrinkle to spine (printing ... View more info

Stories of the Supernatural

By: Sayers, Dorothy L. (ed.)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Macfadden 50-170:

Seller ID: 009959


no date; a selection of eleven stories from "The Omnibus of Crime," originally published in 1929 by Payson & Clarke; contributors include Charles Allston Collins & Charles Dickens, Saki (H.H. Munro), Arthur Machen, W.W. Jacobs, E.F. Benson, W.F. Harvey, Morley Roberts, May Sinclair, Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, Naomi Royde-Smith, and Edward Lucas White; cover illustration by Karol; a bit of slant, some corner wear, light handling wear, tanning; View more info

Frankenstein

By: Shelley, Mary

Price: $5.00

Publisher: WDL Books GC 294: 1958

Edition: 1st WDL edition

Seller ID: 010775


UK printing; an uncommon edition of this horror classic; creasing, scrapes to spine edges, a bit of spine roll, rubbing, light soil, previous owner's name on inside front cover; View more info

Alpha 5

By: Silverberg, Robert (ed.)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ballantine 24140: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010851


Cdn. printing; stories by Delany, Wilhelm, Effinger, Miller, Dick, Leiber, Clute, Sturgeon, and Dozois; internally tight; View more info

Hauser's Memory

By: Siodmak, Curt

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Tandem 5717: 1971

Edition: 1st Tandem edition

Seller ID: 005224


Follows the 1st UK edition published by Herbert Jenkins, which itself followed the US edition published in 1968. The world's leading authority on RNA is approached by the CIA, which wants him to retrieve RNA from a dying scientist who has defected from the Russians, and inject it into another man in order to retrieve the scientist's secrets. From the author of the classic 'Donovan's Brain. Some rubbing, tanning, faint grey remainder line across bottom edge, light gene... View more info

Hell Flower (or Hellflower)

By: Smith, George O.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pyramid 567: 1958

Edition: 1st Pyramid edition

Seller ID: 010204


Reissues the 1953 Abelard-Schuman edition. On both the front cover and spine the title is two words, but on the first end paper, the title page and copyright page it's just one. After being held responsible for the deaths of thirty-two people when his spaceship crashes, a man is exiled to the fungus fields of Venus, where the only way he can clear himself is to become a peddler of a poison more horrible than death itself. Cover illustration by Bill Rose. A hint of sl... View more info

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Master Movie Monsters

By: Steiger, Brad

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Merit Book 7MB17 / Camerarts Publishing Co.: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017283


Contains "dozens of rare monster photos -- many never before published. A complete list of Karloff's films. An exclusive story and pictures of DR. WHO," and more. 128 pages, illustrated, cover illustration by M. Seltzer. Thin crease to bottom right corner of front cover, another to bottom left corner of back cover, sun-darkened spine, general wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info

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FILMFAX, The Magazine of Unusual Film and Television, April/May 1991, No. 26

By: Stein, Michael, and Sharon Lind Williams (editors)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Evanston, Michael Stein: 1991

Seller ID: 017731


Contains articles on B-movie, "The Twonky," horror film legend Rondo Hatton, Boris Karloff and Harry Cohn of Columbia Studios, and Marion Michael Morrison (that would be John Wayne, kids) and his time at Monogram, as well as a profile of Lionel Stander and interviews with Clarence "Ducky" Nash (the voice of Donald Duck), Soupy Sales and Sam Arkoff. 98 pages, illustrated. Light general wear. View more info

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FILMFAX, The Magazine of Unusual Film and Television, October Oct./November Nov. 1992, No. 35

By: Stein, Michael, and Sharon Lind Williams (editors)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Evanston, Michael Stein: 1992

Seller ID: 017743


Contains articles on Colin Clive and his torment "by his own closet monsters, repressed homosexuality and alcoholism"; Horace Liveright; "Universal's house physician of Horror," Edward Van Sloan; Helen Chandler; and Dwight Frye, as well as interviews with Jack Pierce and Dwight D. Frye. Also contains reviews of movies and filmbook literature. 98 pages, illustrated. Moderate general wear. View more info

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FILMFAX, The Magazine of Unusual Film and Television, June/July 1993

By: Stein, Michael, and Sharon Lind Williams (editors)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Evanston, Michael Stein: 1993

Seller ID: 017745


Contains articles on Realart, the re-releasing company; the makeup secrets of Lon Chaney, Sr.; submarine movies, and the television series Sea Hunt; articles/interviews about child star Jay North of Dennis the Menace fame; Lita Grey Chaplin about her husband, Charlie, and Ian Wolfe. 98 pages, illustrated. Slight mustiness, moderate general wear. View more info

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X

By: Sudak, Eunice

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Lancer 70-052: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017633


"The story of the strangest torture any man ever suffered." Adapted from the motion picture of the same name, this is Ray Russell's story of a man who finds himself with "the most powerful eyes in the world." The movie was directed by Roger Corman, and starred Ray Milland, Diana van der Vlis, Harold J. Stone, John Hoyt and Don Rickles. 126 pages. Some spine slant/roll, light rubbing, moderate handling wear. View more info

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Scarlet Street, No. 48

By: Valley, Richard (editor)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Glen Rock, Scarlet Street Inc. / Richard Valley: 2003

Seller ID: 017746


Contains a variety of articles on a variety of genre films, including horror, mystery and film noir. This one contains American film magazine that primarily specialized in the genres of horror, mystery and film noir. 82 pages, illustrated. Light general wear. View more info

The Universe Maker

By: Van Vogt, A.E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ace 84582:

Seller ID: 011154


reissues the Ace edition from 1953; a year after she is killed in a car crash, a woman returns to inform the driver of the car that an organization of which he has never heard has condemned him to death; View more info

The House of Fear (signed)

By: Williamson, Chet

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Footsteps Press: 1989

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010691


#272 of 500 numbered/signed copies. Top right corner bent. View more info

The Bionic Woman: DOUBLE IDENTITY and A QUESTION OF LIFE

By: Willis, Maud

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Star 39679 & 39689:

Edition: 1st UK editions

Seller ID: 005511


Based on the television show, "The Bionic Woman," which starred Lindsay Wagner as Jaime Sommers, and which was based on Martin Caidin's novel, 'Cyborg.' The first book is an adaptation of the television episode, "Welcome Home, Jaime" (released under that title by Warner Books in the U.S.), and the second book combines two episodes, "Claws," and "Canyon of Death." Moderate general wear. View more info

The Last Hope of Earth

By: Wright, Lan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ace F-347:

Seller ID: 009653


when nature goes berserk all life on Earth is threatened, and the planet's last hope is Mars; handling crinkle in middle of front cover, light general wear; View more info