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AFTER SHOCKS: AN ANTHOLOGY OF SO-CAL HORROR, Lassen, Jeremy (ed)
41 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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BRIAN LUMLEY COMPANION [THE] (SIGNED), Lumley, Brian and Stanley Wiater (eds)
42 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
43 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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DAWN SONG, Marano, Michael
44 DAWN SONG
Marano, Michael
Tor, 1998, 0312864329 / 9780312864323

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Nielsen, Cliff
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Debut novel with publisher's original publicity letter laid in. Award History: Co-winner of the 1998 International Horror Guild Award for Best First Novel (tied with Silk by Caitlin Kiernan). 1998 Stoker Award Winner for Best First Novel.

000874

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BY THE GUN: SIX FROM RICHARD MATHESON, Matheson, Richard
45 BY THE GUN: SIX FROM RICHARD MATHESON
Matheson, Richard
Evans, 1993, 0871317478 / 9780871317476

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine dustjacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Partially original collection of horror stories with a western setting. (Or westerns with a horror element.) Lets call them dark western stories. Highly unusual and rare collection of stories.

000421

Price: 40.00 USD
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BOY'S LIFE, McCammon, Robert
46 BOY'S LIFE
McCammon, Robert
Pocket Books, 1991, 0671742264 / 9780671742263

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Gerber Studios
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated "First Pocket Books hardcover printing August 1991" with "1" present in complete number line. Original $21.95 cover price present in un-clipped jacket. Very rare thus. Very faint handling-related wear and smudges to side edge of page block (better than normal for a book this age), else fine copy in fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping, tears or previous owner's marks. Award History: 1991 Bram Stoker Award Winner for Best Novel; 1992 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Summer of Night by Simmons); 1992 World Fantasy Award Winner for Best Novel.

003475

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SPEAKS THE NIGHTBIRD, McCAMMON, ROBERT
47 SPEAKS THE NIGHTBIRD
McCAMMON, ROBERT
River City Publishing, 2002, 1880216620 / 9781880216620

First Edition, Hardcover, Poor, Poor. Ex-Library. Dolinger, Michael
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Ex-library copy with the usual paste-downs, stickers and stamps. Pages are clean and intact. An excellent reading copy of a break-through book that's a fascinating read. The first Matthew Corbett novel in this highly entertaining mystery series set in early 18th century Colonial America.

004447

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PLANTS [THE], McKenney, Kenneth
48 PLANTS [THE]
McKenney, Kenneth
Putnam, 1976, 0399116273 / 9780399116278

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Werner, Honi
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Faint crinkling and chipping at the top edge of spine panel. The panel is also moderately sunned. Except for these defects and below-average age-related wear, this is a clean, straight copy without tears, price-clipping or previous owner's markings. McKenney's first novel, he is also the author of the horror novels The Moonchild (1989), The Changeling (1989) and The Offspring (1990). The Moonchild was described as "A slick, ingenious novel that combines elements of the zombie, evil child and even werewolf motifs." - Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-235.

003328

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DECLARE (SIGNED & DATED), Powers, Tim
49 DECLARE (SIGNED & DATED)
Powers, Tim
Morrow, 2001, 0380976528 / 9780380976522

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first trade edition. (Preceded by the Subterranean Press limited edition published in 2000.) Signed upside down by Powers as is his practice and dated "01/23/01" placing this copy in the same month as publication, a unique copy beyond just having a signature. Copies of Declare now run into the 3rd printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Supernatural espionage novel set in 1963. Award History: 2002 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award Finalist, Adult Literature. (Lost to The Curse of Chalion by Bujold.) Co-Winner of the 2001 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel. (Tied with Galveston by Sean Stewart.) Winner of the International Horror Guild Award for Best Horror Novel. San Francisco Chronicle Book Review Best of 2001 List.
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001833

Price: 85.00 USD
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LASHER, Rice, Anne
50 LASHER
Rice, Anne
Knopf, 1993, 0679412956 / 9780679412953

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Very fine (unread) copy in fine dustjacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Sequel to The Witching Hour. Difficult to find first printings in fine condition and without previous owner's marks or dedications.

000284

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TALE OF THE BODY THIEF [THE], Rice, Anne
51 TALE OF THE BODY THIEF [THE]
Rice, Anne
Knopf, 1992, 0679405283 / 9780679405283

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very slight shelfwear-related crinkling to top edge of spine panel, else very fine (unread) copy in fine dustjacket. Difficult to find first printings in fine condition and without previous owner's marks or dedications. Fourth book in the Vampire Chronicles.

000332

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WITCHING HOUR [THE], Rice, Anne
52 WITCHING HOUR [THE]
Rice, Anne
Knopf, 1990, 0394587863 / 9780394587868

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Slight shelfwear to edges with very minor soiling to bottom edge of text block, else fine (unread) condition in fine dustjacket. Difficult to find first printings in fine condition and without previous owner's marks or dedications. A straight, square copy without price clipping. Unusual to find copies in fine condition. Award History: 1991 Locus Award for Best Horror/Dark Fantasy Novel.

000285

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CURFEW, Rickman, Phil
53 CURFEW
Rickman, Phil
Putnam, 1993, 0399138617 / 9780399138614

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Wood, Rob
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. (Previously published in the UK as "Crybbe" in 1993.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The author's first book. A clean, square copy without price-clipping.

003957

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A QUESTION OF TIME, Saberhagen, Fred
54 A QUESTION OF TIME
Saberhagen, Fred
Tor, 1992, 0312851294 / 9780312851293

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Near Fine. Book. Thiesen, Jim
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. One very small (1.0 cm in length) closed jacket tear on top edge of spine panel at hinge with faint crinkling at top and bottom corners of same, else a fine copy in near fine jacket. A tight, square copy without price-clipping. Part of Saberhagen's Dracula Sequence series, a re-telling of the Dracula myth from the perspective of Dracula, who's actually the good guy framed by a fanatical Van Helsing and others. The first novel in the series, The Dracula Tape is described as a "clever, ironic, humorous, touching pastiche." - Barron (ed), Horror Literature *4-258.

003393

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CREATURE, Saul, John
55 CREATURE
Saul, John
Bantam, 1989, 055305354X / 9780553053548

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Brautigam, Don
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping.

003569

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GUARDIAN, Saul, John
56 GUARDIAN
Saul, John
Fawcett Columbine, 1993, 0449908623 / 9780449908624

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Ducek, Danilo
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Faint handling-related wear to page block edges, else fine copy in fine jacket. A straight, square copy without price-clipping. Award History: 2003 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to The Years of Rice and Salt by Kim Stanley Robinson).

003570

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HAVOC SWIMS JADED, Schow, David J.
57 HAVOC SWIMS JADED
Schow, David J.
Subterranean Press, 2006, 1596060670 / 9781596060678

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Dietz, Frank
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy.Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Collection of 13 horror short stories, a Forward by "Bertrand Nightenhelser" with full color, wrap-around jacket and interior illustrations by Frank Dietz. Craig Spector collaborated on the short story "Dismantling Fortress Architecture" with Schow. The short stories previously appeared in "magazines that no longer exist or anthologies that are out of print" - read Schow's hilarious rant on the copyright page.

003507

Price: 25.00 USD
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TROUBLE AND HER FRIENDS, Scott, Melissa
58 TROUBLE AND HER FRIENDS
Scott, Melissa
Tor, 1994, 0312857330 / 9780312857332

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Fine. Book. Jainschigg, Nicholas
Hardcover first edition, first printing. First printing with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very faint scuffing around top-edge of text block, else fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Sequel to her well-received novel Burning Bright. Fast-paced cyberpunk adventure and sociological study centering on the gay central character in this Lambda Award-winning Science Fiction novel. A good read by an excellent SF author. Award History: 1994 Lambda Award for Lesbian and Gay Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror; 1994 James Tiptree, Jr. Award Nominee (lost to co-winners The Matter of Seggri by Ursula K. Le Guin and Larque on the Wing by Nancy Springer).

000242

Price: 15.00 USD
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VIATOR (SIGNED), Shepard, Lucius
59 VIATOR (SIGNED)
Shepard, Lucius
Night Shade Books, 2004, 1892389444 / 9781892389442

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Picacio, John
Hardcover, and first trade edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Doodle of haunted face and inscribed "For Sean - Best of Dreams & Wishes/John Picacio 2009" on the title page by the artist. Critically well-received SF/Horror novel. "Filled with long, beautiful sentences that play out like never-ending riffs from a jazz musician's horn, the new novel by World Fantasy Award-winner Shepard works as a stylistic experiment and as a short, edgy look at the intricacies of fate and the power each individual may or may not have over his own destiny." - Reed Business Information.
Signed by Author(s)
002924

Price: 40.00 USD
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VIATOR (SIGNED), Shepard, Lucius
60 VIATOR (SIGNED)
Shepard, Lucius
Night Shade Books, 2004, 1892389444 / 9781892389442

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Picacio, John
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover, and first trade edition. Signed on the title page by both the author Lucius Shepard and John Picacio the illustrator (who added the date "2006" with his signature). Haunting horror novel with excellent critical reviews. "Filled with long, beautiful sentences that play out like never-ending riffs from a jazz musician's horn, the new novel by World Fantasy Award winner Shepard works as a stylistic experiment and as a short, edgy look at the intricacies of fate and the power each individual may or may not have over his own destiny." - Reed Business Information.
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002923

Price: 45.00 USD
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