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ANCIENT MYSTERIES READER [THE], Haining, Peter (ed) and Christopher Scott
101 ANCIENT MYSTERIES READER [THE]
Haining, Peter (ed) and Christopher Scott
Doubleday & Company, 1975, 0385098677 / 9780385098670

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Very Good. Book. Weinberg, Allen
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition. Original Doubleday Review slip laid in. Moderate edge wear at head and heel of spine panel and top edge of jacket. Bumping with associated crinkling at tips. Small jacket nick in crease of rear jacket flap. Page block shows age-related wear with two small stains on lower edge. Collects eighteen stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Edward Bulwer-Lytton, H. G. Wells, Lafcadio Hearn, Arthur Machen, H. P. Lovecraft, A. Merritt, B. Traven, Robert Bloch, Theodore Sturgeon and Harry Harrison. The stories are organized by theme: Subterranean Worlds, Prehistoric Man, Mythology, Lost Races, Ancient Civilisations, Legendary Continents, Mysterious Monuments, Monsters, and Gods From The Skies.

004461

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MIDNIGHT CAFE [THE], Hamilton, Laurell K.
102 MIDNIGHT CAFE [THE]
Hamilton, Laurell K.
Science Fiction Book Club, 1998, 156865765X / 9781568657653

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Royo, Luis
Book Club Edition and first hardcover edition. Giant omnibus edition (over 800 pages) that collects three Anita Blake novels for the first time in hardcover: The Lunatic Cafe (1996); Bloody Bones (1996) and The Killing Dance (1997). These are novels 4, 5 and 6 in Anita Blake series, and were originally published in paperback. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Page block is bright and square without marks. The has light denting at top edge of spine panel, with a closed tear (1 cm in length) at the bottom edge of the spine panel with associated crinkling. Else a fine (unread) copy in a near fine jacket.

004650

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SEDUCED BY MOONLIGHT, Hamilton, Laurell K.
103 SEDUCED BY MOONLIGHT
Hamilton, Laurell K.
Ballantine Books, 2004, 034544356X / 9780345443564

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line and "February, 2004" on the copyright page. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Light green boards with darker green spine and silver lettering. The third book in the Meredith Gentry series.

004596

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GLIMMERING: A NOVEL OF THE COMING MILLENNIUM [THE], Hand, Elizabeth
104 GLIMMERING: A NOVEL OF THE COMING MILLENNIUM [THE]
Hand, Elizabeth
HarperPrism, 1997, 0061008052 / 9780061008054

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Two pin-sized specks on top edge of page block, else fine copy in very fine jacket. A square, straight copy without price-clipping. Copies without remainder marks in pristine condition are scarce. Award History: 1998 Arthur C. Clarke Award Nominee (lost to The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell); 1998 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Rise of Endymion by Dan Simmons).

003611

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SHADOW OF NIGHT (SIGNED), Harkness, Deborah
105 SHADOW OF NIGHT (SIGNED)
Harkness, Deborah
Viking, 2012, 0670023485 / 9780670023486

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Harkness on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Sequel to A Discovery of Witches (2011).
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004998

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SHADOW OF ARARAT [THE] (SIGNED), Harlan, Thomas
106 SHADOW OF ARARAT [THE] (SIGNED)
Harlan, Thomas
Tor Fantasy, 1999, 0312865430 / 9780312865436

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Hickman, Stephen
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Signed by Harlan on the title page. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. First novel and Book One of the Oath of Empire series.
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001251

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STAINLESS STEEL RAT WANTS YOU [THE], Harrison, Harry
107 STAINLESS STEEL RAT WANTS YOU [THE]
Harrison, Harry
Nelson Doubleday, 1979, 

Book Club (BCE/BOMC), Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Stone, D. K.
Book Club edition, hardcover first printing and first US edition. (Previously published in the UK in 1978.) Issued by Science Fiction Book Club. First printing code J17 on page 181 and code 2123 on rear jacket flap. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Very light bumping at upper tips, else a very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy and difficult to find in fine condition without previous owner's marks. The seventh book in the Stainless Steel Rat series.

004423

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FLOATING ISLAND, Haydon, Elizabeth
108 FLOATING ISLAND
Haydon, Elizabeth
Tor, 2006, 0765308673 / 9780765308672

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Fine, No Jacket. Book. 
Trade paperback, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Uncorrected Proof. Fine (unread) copy without jacket as issued.

004751

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WEALDWIFE'S TALE [THE], Hazel, Paul
109 WEALDWIFE'S TALE [THE]
Hazel, Paul
AvoNova Morrow, 1993, 0688121888 / 9780688121884

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Fine. Book. Craft, Kinuko Y.
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine copy with only trace of shelfwear in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Hazel's fourth book. Hazel's book The Winter King was nominated for the 1986 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel. (Lost to Song of Kali by Simmons.)

002438

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BEYOND THE WALL OF SLEEP - A COLLECTION OF PROSE AND POETRY 1988 - 1997, Heidel, Andrew R.
110 BEYOND THE WALL OF SLEEP - A COLLECTION OF PROSE AND POETRY 1988 - 1997
Heidel, Andrew R.
MORTCO, 1998, 0966522400 / 9780966522402

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Erkmann, Chris
Very fine (unread) copy without jacket as issued. Hardcover first edition and printing by publisher MORTCO. (Previously published in 1997.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Wrap-around band covering boards and publisher's promotional material laid in.

002939

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TORCHING [THE], Heidish, Marcy
111 TORCHING [THE]
Heidish, Marcy
Simon & Schuster, 1992, 0671743759 / 9780671743758

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Metz, Julie
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. "[A] subtle, character driven novel of the supernatural at work in one woman's life." - Locus, May 1992. Her novel Deadline was nominated for an Edgar for Best First Novel.

000192

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CELTIKA, Holdstock, Robert
112 CELTIKA
Holdstock, Robert
Earthlight, 2001, 0684860368 / 9780684860367

First Edition, Hardcover, As New, As New. Book. 
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US was published in March 2003.) Book One of The Merlin Codex. Merlin, ageless and timeless, begins a quest for the lost ship Argo, the same ship he joined long ago in another journey.

001802

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HOLLOWING [THE], Holdstock, Robert
113 HOLLOWING [THE]
Holdstock, Robert
Roc, 1994, 0451453557 / 9780451453556

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Fine. Book. Pallencar, John Jude
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. This First US edition is also the first hardcover edition. (Previously published in UK by HarperCollins in paperback. The UK hardcover followed the US hardcover edition.) Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. A tight, straight copy without price-clipping. Small, faint smudge mark on side edge of page block with minor handling-related wear on edges and very faint jacket crinkling at top and bottom edges of spine panel, else near fine copy in fine jacket. Excellent condition for a book this age. Full color, wrap-around jacket by Pallencar. Award History: 1994 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Fantasy Novel (lost to The Innkeeper's Song by Beagle); 1995 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature Nominee (lost to Something Rich and Strange by McKillip).

003635

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PILLAR OF THE SKY, Holland, Cecelia
114 PILLAR OF THE SKY
Holland, Cecelia
Knopf, 1985, 0394535383 / 9780394535388

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Bralds, Braldt
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine copy in fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Fine condition for a book this age. Historical fiction set in Neolithic Britain during the time of Stonehenge's construction. Fine full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Braldt Bralds.

003483

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SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN SAMURAI, Holt, Tom
115 SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN SAMURAI
Holt, Tom
Orbit, 1999, 1857238982 / 9781857238983

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Cemmick, Paul
Hardcover UK, first edition and first printing. Small and very faint moisture stain at heel of jacket spine panel, else fine copy in near fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Very cool full color jacket illustration by Paul Cemmick.

003414

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MIDNIGHT ROBBER (SIGNED), Hopkinson, Nalo
116 MIDNIGHT ROBBER (SIGNED)
Hopkinson, Nalo
Warner Aspect, 2000, 0446675601 / 9780446675604

First Edition, Soft cover, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Dillion, Leo & Diane
First edition, first printing and trade paperback. (No hardcover edition published.) Very fine (unread) trade paperback. Hopkinson won the 1999 Locus Award for Best First Novel for Brown Girl in the Ring (1998). Signed and dated "Apr 28/01" by Hopkinson on the title page. Award History: 2000 Nebula Award Nominee for Best Novel (Lost to Darwin's Radio by Greg Bear); 2000 Hugo Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by Rowling); 2000 Philip K. Dick Award Nominee for Best Novel (Lost to Only Forward by Michael Marshall Smith); 2001 Sunburst Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Galveston by Sean Stewart).
Signed by Author(s)
001908

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BURIED GIANT [THE] (SIGNED), Ishiguro, Kazuo
117 BURIED GIANT [THE] (SIGNED)
Ishiguro, Kazuo
Knopf, 2015, 030727103X / 9780307271037

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Simultaneous with the UK edition by Faber and Faber, but the time zone difference makes the UK the true first edition.) Stated First Edition with printing date "03/2015" on rear jacket flap, making it a March, 2015 first printing. Signed by Ishiguro on publisher's tipped-in sheet. Ishiguro is also winner of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. This copy also has the publisher's black stain on the page edges. (Copies are already in multiple printings. These later printings have plain white page edges as opposed to the black-stained edges.) The book's green jacket is un-laminated, making it prone to scratches. This jacket is pristine without the "Signed First Edition" sticker present. Caution to collectors: Removing the Signed First Edition sticker can scratch off the jacket's green ink from the jacket cover. There is no sticker on this copy and the jacket is in fine condition. "It's a sad, elegiac story, one that has a tone and texture suited to its subject matter: a dreamy journey, repetitive and searching as lost memory." Lydia Millet - Publisher's Weekly Starred Review. Award History: 2016 World Fantasy Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to The Chimes by Anna Smaill).(Sceptre)
Signed by Author(s)
004747

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INFERNAL DEVICES: A MAD VICTORIAN FANTASY (SIGNED), Jeter, K. W.
118 INFERNAL DEVICES: A MAD VICTORIAN FANTASY (SIGNED)
Jeter, K. W.
St. Martins Press, 1987, 031200706X / 9780312007065

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Barlowe, Wayne
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Jeter in purple ink on the title page. A straight, square copy without marks. The jacket is bright without tears and with $16.95 price intact. Fine (unread) copy in fine dust jacket. "A 'steam-punk' Victorian fantasy of great charm." Barron (ed.) Fantasy Literature 4A-145.
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004205

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EDGE OF VENGENCE: VOLUME TWO OF FLIGHT OVER FIRE, Jones, Jenny
119 EDGE OF VENGENCE: VOLUME TWO OF FLIGHT OVER FIRE
Jones, Jenny
Headline, 1991, 0747203547 / 9780747203544

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Crisp, Steve
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. Minor wear at top and bottom edges with age-related browning of the textblock edges, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Volume Two in the Flight Over Fire fantasy series.

000328

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EYE OF THE WORLD [THE], Jordan, Robert
120 EYE OF THE WORLD [THE]
Jordan, Robert
Tor Fantasy, 1990, 0812500482 / 9780812500486

First Edition, Soft cover, Fine, No Jacket. Book. Sweet, Darryl
Trade paperback, first edition and first printing. Printed simultaneously with the first hardcover edition. Stated First Edition with number line complete. (Copies are well into 13th printings.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Except for a single tear-out at the bottom edge of the spine panel (1cm x 1cm in size) and some very light scuffing, this copy shows minimal wear and is in fine condition. Over 20 years old, very rare to find a copy in fine condition. The front cover fold-out is present and not torn off, unusual in current trade paperback editions. Clean, square copy without previous owner's marks. Iconic full color, wrap-around jacket illustration (with front cover fold-out) by Darryl Sweet. Award History: 1991 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Tehanu: The Last Book of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin).

004339

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