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Ramsey the Detective; or, The Weirdest of Weird Tales (Old Sleuth's Own No. 119)

By: "Old Sleuth"

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Olgivie: 1898

Seller ID: 016233

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


Antique mystery chapbook. 7" X 4 3/4" Squarebound. Yellow cover. 20+ pages of adds for books and chapbooks at the rear inc publications on Fortune Telling; The Art of Kissing; The Perils of Theater; and more; Intact but outer pages are brittle at corners. Spine repaired using archival materials. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller; Inventory No: 016233. Paperback View more info

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The Next 70,000 Years of Society--Based on the Past Several Hundred Years: A Synopsis and Sociological Survey of Dr. Isaac Asimov's Future History Series (Mimeo 'zine 1960s)

By: Adhemar Graehugel; Isaac Asimov

Price: $45.00

Publisher: self-published: 1960

Seller ID: 021406

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Original 1960s science fiction / fantasy 'zine / journal. 20-pages, letter-size. Mimeod. edge-stapled . Anonymous fan's footnoted academic analysis of Asimov's Future History series. Pages edge-toned but supple. Some dog-earring and toning to edges. From the Library of John Boardman, a frequent 'zine contributor and play-by-mail game innovator. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Science Fiction; Inventory No: 021406. Paperback View more info

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ESSFSCCNY (Evening Session Science Fiction Society of the City College of the City University of New York ('zine, Fall, 1962. Vol. 1, No. 2)

By: Al Schuster Jr. (editor); Belle Dietz; Charlie Brown; Elliot Shorter; Amy Wolfthal

Price: $20.00

Publisher: ESSFSCCNY: 1962

Seller ID: 021435

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Original 1960s science fiction / fantasy 'zine. 32-pages, half-letter. saddle-stitched. Very Good condition. Middle page spread loose but intact. Light toning to edges. From the Library of John Boardman, a frequent 'zine contributor and play-by-mail game innovator. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Science Fiction; Inventory No: 021435. Paperback View more info

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Science Fiction Blues: The Show He Took on the Road

By: Aldiss, Brian

Price: $18.94

Publisher: Avernus: 1988

Seller ID: 025789

ISBN: 1871503000

Condition: Very Good Condition


"Full text plus: Extra items, New Stories, SF Poetry; Introduction by Robert Holdstock". Trade paperback. Some reading-wear and faint creasing 160 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Science Fiction ; ISBN: 1871503000. ISBN/EAN: 9781871503005. Inventory No: 025789. Paperback View more info

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The Traitor (English and French Edition)

By: Andre Gorz and Richard Howard; Jean-Paul Sartre (Intro)

Price: $17.24

Publisher: Verso: 1989

Seller ID: 027785

ISBN: 0860912280

Condition: Very Good Condition


Text Unmarked. Some scuffing and shelf-wear to dustjacket. Slight dampstain to front panel of dustjacket. 307 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::General ; ISBN: 0860912280. Inventory No: 027785. Hardcover View more info

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Up From Here: Convention News For Convention Planners (Mimeo 'zine September, 1969, No. 2)

By: Andrew I. Porter; George Scithers (letter)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, self-published: 1969

Seller ID: 021404

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Original 1960s science fiction / fantasy 'zine / journal. 12-pages, letter-size. Mimeod. edge-stapled. Contributions include: News and views on the planning sf conventions for the fannish community. Interesting historical document. Good condition. Pages delicate with toning to edges and some releasing from staples. From the Library of John Boardman, a frequent 'zine contributor and play-by-mail game innovator. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Science Fiction; Inventory No: 021404. Paperback View more info

Sisters of the Revolution: A Feminist Speculative Fiction Anthology

By: Ann and Jeff Vandermeer

Price: $8.14

Publisher: PM Press: 2015

Seller ID: 028549

ISBN: 1629630357

Condition: New Book


Size: 6 x 1 x 9 inches. 352 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Science Fiction ; ISBN/EAN: 9781629630359. Inventory No: 028549. Paperback View more info

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The Fannish Worry Book (Mimeo 'zine, February, 1969)

By: Arnie Katz; Jay Kinney

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Publisher: 1969

Seller ID: 021402

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Original 1960s science fiction / fantasy 'zine / journal. #35 of 180. Approx 36-pages, letter-size. Mimeod. edge-stapled. Contributions include: Cartoons and satire on sf fandom traits and characters. Good condition. Pages delicate with toning to edges and some releasing from staples. From the Library of John Boardman, a frequent 'zine contributor and play-by-mail game innovator. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Science Fiction; Inventory No: 021402. Paperback View more info

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Look Behind You: Tales of Science, Fantasy and the Macabre

By: Arthur J. Burks; Ken J. Krueger (intro)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Shroud Publishers: 1954

Seller ID: 017193

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


74 pages. Comb-bound with dust wrapper. Binding solid. Pages edge-toned. Delicate wrapper is missing some sections to head of spine with some short tears (closed where possible). Jacket in new Brodart protector. Illustrator: DEA. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Category: Fiction::Horror; Inventory No: 017193. This book is very light, and shipping will be upgraded to first class mail.. Paperback View more info

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The Backward Shadow

By: Banks, Lynne Reid

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025094

ISBN: 0671206710

Condition: Very Good Condition


A Sequel to The L-Shaped Room. Attractive vintage hardcover in a well-preserved jacket. Some faint scuffing and small nicks to edges of jacket.. Binding square and solid. Stated First Printing. 254 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::General ; ISBN: 0671206710. ISBN/EAN: 9780671206710. Inventory No: 025094. Hardcover View more info

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Weregirl

By: Bell, C. D.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Chooseco: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 026058

ISBN: 1937133559

Condition: New Book


Brand new condition. SIGNED by author. First Printing. 383 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Science Fiction ; Signed by Author. ISBN/EAN: 9781937133559. Inventory No: 026058. This book is very light, and shipping will be upgraded to first class mail.. Hardcover View more info

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Conquest Likes it Hot

By: Berkeley Gray (pseudonym of: Edwy Searles Brooks, also wrote as: Victor Gunn, Rex Madison, Carlton Ross)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014880

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Maroon boards with silver lettering, Some tape residue to boards. From lending library (only sign is ink stamp on final page). Binding slightly cocked but solid. Some foxing to outer pages and edges of text block. Jacket is bright and intact. Long split to front jacket fold has been professionally closed (from the inside) using archival materials. Two medium chips to foot of jacket. Jacket in new Brodart protector. NOTE: the front and rear EPs appear to be doubled (2 layers of paper). Not sure if this was a binding quirk or if new EPs were pasted down at some point. Well preserved Ex-library e... View more info

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Ironside: A Modern Faery's Tale

By: Black, Holly

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 024069

ISBN: 0689868200

Condition: Fine


SIGNED and inscribed by Holly Black. First Edition, 2nd printing. Like new condition. Very faint toning to edges of text block. Jacket in new Brodart protector. 321 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 14 ounces. Category: Fiction::Fantasy; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0689868200. ISBN/EAN: 9780689868207. Inventory No: 024069. Hardcover View more info

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Doctor Mirabilis [First American Edition]

By: Blish, James

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Null-Q Press: 1968

Edition: First American edition

Seller ID: 019104

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


Self-published copyright edition by Blish. The book was first published in the UK by Faber and Faber and to retain his copyright Blish had to self-publish in the US (since he was unable to find an American publisher). One of 250 mimeographed copies. Includes a preface by Blish explaining the copyright situation and stating that "copies of this edition have been sent to the membership of The James Branch Cabell Society as a supplement to it's journal KALKI". 95-pages on legal size paper stapled at the corner. Heavily toned with the outer pages chipping at edges and a few small water spo... View more info

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Beyond the Fringe & Then Some (Mimeo 'zine)

By: Boardman, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: self-published: 1960

Seller ID: 021412

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Original 1960s science fiction / fantasy 'zine / journal. 10-pages, letter-size. Mimeod. edge-stapled. Fiction, fantasy world building exercise by Boardman with illustrations throughout and fictional family tree. Good condition. Pages delicate with toning to edges and some releasing from staples. From the Library of John Boardman, a frequent 'zine contributor and play-by-mail game innovator. Illustrator: RIP. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Science Fiction; Inventory No: 021412. Paperback View more info

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Space Age Terminology ('zine, 1963)

By: Bridges, Philip N.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: self-published: 1963

Seller ID: 021431

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Original 1960s science fiction / fantasy 'zine. Guidebook to sf terminology. "a revision and expansion of What's The Name by Philip N. Bridges from the Talisman...." 18-pages, half-letter. saddle-stitched. Very Good condition. Slight corner creases and toning to edges. From the Library of John Boardman, a frequent 'zine contributor and play-by-mail game innovator. Illustrator: Roy Krenkel; William Rotsler. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Science Fiction; Inventory No: 021431. Paperback View more info

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Grimms Kinder Und Haus-Märchen

By: Brüder Grimm; The Brothers Grimm

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Switzerland, Manesse Verlag / Conzett & Huber: 1950

Seller ID: 024673

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


No date (c 1950). German Language. Two small hardcovers. Greenish-black boards. Some dusting and toning to edges. Previous owner's ink inscription on FEP. Size: 3.75" x 6" x 1.75". 1200 pages. Illustrator: Ludwig Richter; Moritz von Schwind. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Fantasy ; Inventory No: 024673. Hardcover View more info

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The Gridley Wave: Contacting The Worlds of Edgar Rice Burroughs #10 ('zine. June 1963)

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $12.00

Publisher: self-published: 1963

Seller ID: 021436

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Original 1960s science fiction / fantasy 'zine. News from the world of ERB. Single-page folded (4-pages), 6.75" X 9.75". Contents include: "July is Tarzan Month: Ten Tarzan Novels Published Simultaneously" from Ballantine. Very Good condition. Light toning to edges. From the Library of John Boardman, a frequent 'zine contributor and play-by-mail game innovator. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Science Fiction; Inventory No: 021436. Paperback View more info

Nine Fairy Tales: and One More Thrown in for Good Measure (European Classics)

By: Capek, Karel

Price: $3.98

Publisher: Northwestern University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 027399

ISBN: 081011464X

Condition: Very Good Condition


Would be like new except for faint damp stain and faint rumpling to the bottom corner of the 1st 30 pages Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::General ; ISBN: 081011464X. Inventory No: 027399. Paperback View more info

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Ender's Shadow

By: Card, Orson Scott

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Tor Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 026441

ISBN: 031286860X

Condition: Fine Condition


SIGNED by author on half-title. Flat-signed, no inscription. First printing (full number line on cr page). "Borders Autographed Copy" sticker on cover. Fine condition. Very slight shelf-wear. a few creased page edges. Jacket in new Brodart protector. First Printing. 379 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Science Fiction ; Signed by Author. ISBN/EAN: 9780312868604. Inventory No: 026441. Hardcover View more info