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BOOK OF DARK WISDOM: ISSUE 3, Jones, William (ed)
21 BOOK OF DARK WISDOM: ISSUE 3
Jones, William (ed)
Elder Signs Press, 2004, 0015457184 / 9780015457181

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Very Fine, No Jacket. Book. Escher, Manfred
Very fine (unread) condition. Magazine in glossy wrapper featuring dark fiction and Lovecraftian horror fiction. Essays, fiction, poetry and interior illustrations by the following: William Jones, Marian Kensler, E.S. Magill, David Conyers, Shannon Riley, Chris Welch, Christopher Streffin, Don D'Ammassa, Richard Gavin, D.F. Lewis, Melanie Logue, Eric S. Brown, Lee Clark Zumpe, Michael Penncavage, Mark Yohalem, Justin Martin, Stephen Leclerc, Kevin Dole, David Ruiz, Mike Middleton, Bryan Reagan and Tracey Potter Zumpe.
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002836

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TOOTH FAIRY [THE], Joyce, Graham
22 TOOTH FAIRY [THE]
Joyce, Graham
Tor, 1998, 031286261X / 9780312862619

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. First US edition and first hardcover edition. (Previously published in paperback in the UK by Michael Joseph/Creed.) Faint bump at lower tip, else a fine copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Dark fantasy novel. "[B]rings new energy .... and beautifully angled perspectives that refresh an older material. Perhaps it's magic."- Locus, March 1998. Unfortunately, Graham Joyce passed away in 2014. Award History: 1997 British Fantasy Award Winner for Best Novel; 1998 International Horror Guild Award Nominee (lost to Fog Heart by Thomas Tessier); 1998 Stoker Nominee for Superior Achievement in a Novel (lost to Bag of Bones by Stephen King); and 1999 Locus Award Nominee for Best Dark Fantasy/Horror Novel (lost to Bag of Bones by Stephen King).

004709

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BAG OF BONES, King, Stephen
23 BAG OF BONES
King, Stephen
Hodder & Stoughton, 1998, 0340718196 / 9780340718193

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A tale of ghosts and hauntings. "[A]n ambitious contemporary literary achievement, filled with writerly devices ranging from simple recursive in-jokes to sharp metafictional commentary about the storytelling art, not to mention a thoroughly unreliable narrator." Locus - September, 1998. Award History: 1998 Publisher's Weekly Best of 1998 List; 1999 British Fantasy Award Winner; 1998 Stoker Award Winner for Best Novel; 1999 Locus Award for Best Dark Fantasy/Horror Novel.

000994

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FROM A BUICK 8, King, Stephen
24 FROM A BUICK 8
King, Stephen
Hodder & Stoughton, 2002, 0340770694 / 9780340770696

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Ronstant, Larry
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US was published on September 24, 2002 by Scribner.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. The UK has a much smaller print run than the US edition. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Award History: 2003 Bram Stoker Nominee for Best Novel (lost to The Night Class by Tom Piccirilli); Washington Post Best Fiction Books of 2002.

002276

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FROM A BUICK 8, King, Stephen
25 FROM A BUICK 8
King, Stephen
Hodder & Stoughton, 2002, 0340770694 / 9780340770696

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Ronstant, Larry
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US was published on September 24, 2002 by Scribner.) First Printing with "1" present in complete number line. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. The UK has a much smaller print run than the US edition. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Award History: 2003 Bram Stoker Nominee for Best Novel (lost to The Night Class by Tom Piccirilli); Washington Post Best Fiction Books of 2002.

002277

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GIRL WHO LOVED TOM GORDON [THE], King, Stephen
26 GIRL WHO LOVED TOM GORDON [THE]
King, Stephen
Hodder & Stoughton, 1999, 0340765585 / 9780340765586

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Superstock/Colin Thomas
Hardcover UK, first printing and first world edition. (Preceded the US edition published by Scribners.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. King's peculiar and affecting blend of baseball nostalgia, fantasy and horror. "Brutal, intensely suspenseful and aswarm with genuine emotion, the novel weaves backwoods terror, baseball, questions of faith and the travails of a heartbreakingly gutsy heroine into an exhilarating affirmation of the human spirit." - Publisher's Weekly. Award History: Publisher's Weekly Best of 1999 List.

001301

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GIRL WHO LOVED TOM GORDON [THE], King, Stephen
27 GIRL WHO LOVED TOM GORDON [THE]
King, Stephen
Scribner, 1999, 0684867621 / 9780684867625

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the UK edition published in Hodder & Stoughton.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Some handling-related wear around the jacket edges, else fine copy in fine jacket. Handlling appears related to having been read once before. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. A short story both sinister and heart-warming as only Stephen King can deliver. Particularly enduring for all us baseball fans. "Brutal, intensely suspenseful and aswarm with genuine emotion, the novel weaves backwoods terror, baseball, questions of faith and the travails of a heartbreakingly gutsy heroine into an exhilarating affirmation of the human spirit." - Publisher's Weekly. Award History: Publisher's Weekly Best of 1999 List.

003375

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GREEN MILE PART 2 [THE]: THE MOUSE ON THE MILE, King, Stephen
28 GREEN MILE PART 2 [THE]: THE MOUSE ON THE MILE
King, Stephen
Signet, 1996, 0451190521 / 9780451190529

First Edition, Mass Market Paperback, Good, No Jacket. Book. Geyer, Mark
First printing, mass market paperback original and true first edition with full number sequence present. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Page block heavily tonned (normal age-darkening), with moderate spine crease and worn covers. Previous owner's names on front page. Sharp jacket crease at front tip of cover with lower tip bumped and crinkled. Foxing along page block edges. A reading copy. The Green Mile serial as a whole was the winner of the 1996 Bram Stoker Award for Best Horror Novel. Award History:1996 Bram Stoker Award for Best Horror Novel.

003661

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GREEN MILE PART 3 [THE]:  COFFEY'S HANDS, King, Stephen
29 GREEN MILE PART 3 [THE]: COFFEY'S HANDS
King, Stephen
Signet, 1996, 0451190548 / 9780451190543

First Edition, Mass Market Paperback, Near Fine, No Jacket. Book. Geyer, Mark
First printing, mass market paperback original and true first edition with full number sequence present. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Page block moderately tonned (normal age-darkening), with faint spine crease and cover crinkling at top and bottom corners of spine and foxing on page block edges. Previous owner's names on front page. The Green Mile serial as a whole was the winner of the 1996 Bram Stoker Award for Best Horror Novel. Award History:1996 Bram Stoker Award for Best Horror Novel.

003662

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GREEN MILE PART 4 [THE]: THE BAD DEATH OF EDUARD DELACROIX, King, Stephen
30 GREEN MILE PART 4 [THE]: THE BAD DEATH OF EDUARD DELACROIX
King, Stephen
Signet, 1996, 0451190556 / 9780451190550

First Edition, Mass Market Paperback, Very Good, No Jacket. Book. Geyer, Mark
First printing, mass market paperback original and true first edition with full number sequence present. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Page block slightly tonned (normal age-darkening), with moderate spine crease and faint smudges on upper and lower edges of page block, else very good copy. The Green Mile serial as a whole was the winner of the 1996 Bram Stoker Award for Best Horror Novel. Award History:1996 Bram Stoker Award for Best Horror Novel.

003660

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GREEN MILE PART 4 [THE]: THE BAD DEATH OF EDUARD DELACROIX, King, Stephen
31 GREEN MILE PART 4 [THE]: THE BAD DEATH OF EDUARD DELACROIX
King, Stephen
Signet, 1996, 0451190556 / 9780451190550

First Edition, Mass Market Paperback, Fine, No Jacket. Book. Geyer, Mark
First printing, mass market paperback original and true first edition with full number sequence present. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. The only defect is normal age-darkened tonning to page block, else fine (unread) copy. A clean, square copy without tears or previous owner's marks. The Green Mile serial as a whole was the winner of the 1996 Bram Stoker Award for Best Horror Novel. First printings in fine condition are now extremely scarce. Award History:1996 Bram Stoker Award for Best Horror Novel.

003659

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MISERY, King, Stephen
32 MISERY
King, Stephen
Viking, 1989, 0670813648 / 9780670813643

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. Giusti, Bob
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Slight bumping with associated jacket crinkling at top edge of spine panel with a single closed tear (1.0cm). Faint scuffing along top and side edges of page block, else near fine copy in near fine jacket. A straight copy without price-clipping. Award History: 1987 Bram Stoker Award Co-Winner for Superior Achievement in a Novel (tied with Swan Song by McCammon); 1988 World Fantasy Award Nominee for Best Novel (lost to Replay by Grimwood).

002883

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AFTER SHOCKS: AN ANTHOLOGY OF SO-CAL HORROR, Lassen, Jeremy (ed)
33 AFTER SHOCKS: AN ANTHOLOGY OF SO-CAL HORROR
Lassen, Jeremy (ed)
Freak Press, 2000, 0970009704 / 9780970009708

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Original horror anthology featuring original horror in a Southern California setting. Published by former speciality publisher Freak Press. Edited by Jeremy Lassen. Contributors include: Christa Faust; Michael Scott Bricker; Stephen Woodworth; Dana Vander Els; Lisa Morton; Denise Dumars; Robert Guffrey; Brian Hodge; Nancy Holder; Michael D. Frounfelter; James Van Pelt and Jak Koke.

003544

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SILVER HAND: SONG OF ALBION BOOK 2, Lawhead, Stephen R.
34 SILVER HAND: SONG OF ALBION BOOK 2
Lawhead, Stephen R.
Lion Books, 1992, 0745922309 / 9780745922300

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Matthews, Rodney
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition. Fine copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy.

004413

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SWORD AND THE FLAME [THE], Lawhead, Stephen R.
35 SWORD AND THE FLAME [THE]
Lawhead, Stephen R.
Crossway Books, 1984, 0891073108 / 9780891073109

First Edition, Trade Paperback, Near Fine, No Jacket. Book. Cioni, Ray
Trade paperback, first printing and true first edition. Stated "First Printing, 1984" on copyright page without jacket as issued. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Two small scrapes with one small gouge on the front cover (0.5 cm in length). Faint red-colored scuff mark on top corner of page block. Page block edges show some handling related wear, but otherwise the page block is straight, square and the endpaper maps are complete. The covers are complete without tears. This copy is the true first. The first hardcover wasn't published until 2007. The third book in the Dragon King trilogy. Full color, wrap-around cover illustration by Ray Cioni.

004089

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BRIAN LUMLEY COMPANION [THE] (SIGNED), Lumley, Brian and Stanley Wiater (eds)
36 BRIAN LUMLEY COMPANION [THE] (SIGNED)
Lumley, Brian and Stanley Wiater (eds)
Tor, 2002, 0312856709 / 9780312856700

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Eggleton, Bob
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very faint bumping at top edge of spine panel, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Signed by Lumley on the half-title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Anthology with contributions and appreciations regarding the life and works of Brian Lumley. Includes eight pages of art, private photographs and reproductions of jacket illustrations, many by contributor Bob Eggleton. Contributing authors include: Stanley Wiater, Robert M. Price, Stephen Jones, Melissa Ann Singer, Barbara Ann Lumley, Robb Coutinho, Golnar Dahesh, David Rigby, John Durant, Phill Garnett, Nathan Murray, Stephen Dillon, Tom Shearer, Deborah Alton, Peter McCabe, David McDougle, Nathan P. Murray and W. Paul Ganley.
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003540

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BRIAN LUMLEY COMPANION [THE] (SIGNED), Lumley, Brian and Stanley Wiater (eds) and Bob Eggleton
37 BRIAN LUMLEY COMPANION [THE] (SIGNED)
Lumley, Brian and Stanley Wiater (eds) and Bob Eggleton
Tor, 2002, 0312856709 / 9780312856700

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Eggleton, Bob
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very faint bumping at top edge of spine panel with two small scuff marks at bottom corner of page block, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Signed by Lumley and cover artist and contributor Bob Eggleton on the half-title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Anthology with contributions and appreciations regarding the life and works of Brian Lumley. Includes eight pages of art, private photographs and reproductions of jacket illustrations, many by contributor Bob Eggleton. Contributing authors include: Stanley Wiater, Robert M. Price, Stephen Jones, Melissa Ann Singer, Barbara Ann Lumley, Robb Coutinho, Golnar Dahesh, David Rigby, John Durant, Phill Garnett, Nathan Murray, Stephen Dillon, Tom Shearer, Deborah Alton, Peter McCabe, David McDougle, Nathan P. Murray and W. Paul Ganley.
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003542

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A PLIOCENE COMPANION: A GUIDE TO THE SAGA OF PLIOCENE EXILE, May, Julian
38 A PLIOCENE COMPANION: A GUIDE TO THE SAGA OF PLIOCENE EXILE
May, Julian
Houghton Mifflin Company, 1984, 0395365163 / 9780395365168

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Fabian, Stephen
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Jacket shows a single closed tear at the head of the spine panel with associated jacket creasing and crinkling (1.0 cm in size). Other than this defect a clean, straight copy without price-clipping. A reader's guide to the people, places and events described in the Saga of the Pliocene Exile series.

003373

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ORION ARM: THE RAMPART WORLDS BOOK 2, May, Julian
39 ORION ARM: THE RAMPART WORLDS BOOK 2
May, Julian
HarperCollins Voyager, 1999, 0002246244 / 9780002246248

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Bradbury, Stephen
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (Precedes the Ballantine/Del Rey US edition.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The second volume in the Rampart Worlds series. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping in bright jacket.

001530

Price: 40.00 USD
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LORD VALENTINE'S CASTLE, Silverberg, Robert
40 LORD VALENTINE'S CASTLE
Silverberg, Robert
Harper & Row, 1980, 0060140267 / 9780060140267

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Poor. Book. Walotsky, Ron
Hardcover first edition, first printing. (Originally serialized in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, 1979). Not book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The text block shows age-related wear, but is remarkably clean and square. The jacket, however is in poor condition, it's price-clipped, shows numerous open and closed tears with associated crinkling and chips, especially at the head and heel of the spine panel with creasing in the inner flaps. An excellent copy of this award-winning title to marry to a superior jacket. Barron (ed. ): Fantasy Literature 4A-232. Award History: 1981 Balrog Award Nominee (lost to The Wounded Land by Stephen R. Donaldson); 1981 Hugo Award Nominee (lost to The Snow Queen by Joan D. Vinge); 1981 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Snow Queen by Joan D. Vinge).

003956

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