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Selected Tales and Poems

by Poe, Edgar Allan

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Published
1971
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Near Fine
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$9.50

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Roslyn, New York: Walter J. Black, Inc., 1971. The handsome Classics Club Library edition, with an introductory sheet laid in. An outstanding hardcover selection of Poe's stories and poetry, with a biographical Introduction by Hervey Allen. CONTENTS: See accompanying scan images (3) of the Table of Contents. 286 pages. CONDITION: A bright, tight, square, unmarked, uncreased Near Fine copy with… Read more
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Spawn of the Winds ["in the Terrifying Tradition of H. P. Lovecraft"]

by Lumley, Brian

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Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
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$4.51

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New York: HBJ - Jove, 1978. Jove M 4571. "The unholy universe was ruled by the Wind-Walker - Then the Outcasts set forth ....." Outcast mutants waging a vendetta against the most supreme evil in existence, led by a powerful telepath. 191 pages. CONDITION: A bright, tight, square, unmarked, likely unread copy with light shelf-wear and just one tiny back… Read more
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The Witch Tree

by Long, Frank Belknap - writing as Lyda Belknap Long

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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$3.80

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New York: Magnum Books, 1971. Magnum # 24-772. "For two hundred years it had stood alone on the island, shunned by the natives from the mainland. The house was strong, and might almost have been alive. Stories had been told for many generations of the evils that congregated there. Some of the stories were meant to frighten children...but fear could… Read more
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The Judas Glass

by Cadnum, Michael

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition - First Printing
ISBN
9780786702398
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$3.80

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New York: Carroll & Graf, 1996. A unique twist on vampirism, involving a lawyer whose personal life is in shambles, the beautiful young pianist who give him hope - and then, crisis, death, re-awakening, and bloodlust. 310 pages. CONDITION: The book itself is bright, solid, and unmarked, with lightly bumped cover corners and spine ends. The dustjacket - now in… Read more
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Calling All Monsters [COLLECTIBLE UNCORRECTED PROOF COPY]

by Westwood, Chris

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine (As New)
Edition
Uncorrected Proof
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$9.50

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New York: Harper Collins, 1993. This is an "Uncorrected Proof" copy [**in plain orange covers] - often referred to, but not quite the same as, an "Advance Reading Copy" [or ARC] - fast becoming an attractive collectible, as it precedes the First Edition. STORYLINE: Having immersed herself in the books of horror writer Martin Wisemann, Joanne is shocked when the… Read more
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The Empire of Fear

by Stableford, Brian

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780330308748
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$10.93

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London: Pan Books, Ltd., 1990. An intelligent and exciting historical adventure, in which "an aristocracy of vampires as immortal overlords hold whole continents in sanguinary thrall." 520 pages, with a publisher's announcement sheet laid in. CONDITION: a bright, solid, square, unmarked, possibly unread copy with minimal shelf-wear, compromised only by a single crease in the upper left corner of the… Read more
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The Cave [COLLECTIBLE ADVANCE READING COPY]

by Matthews, Anne McLean

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Published
1996
Condition
As New (Fine)
Edition
ARC
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$7.13

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New York: Warner Books, 1996. This is an Advance Reading Copy, or ARC (similar to, but not quite the same as an "Uncorrected Proof" or an "Unedited, Uncorrected Page Proof") - a publishing state fast becoming an attractive "collectible", as it precedes the First Edition. Helen, a psychiatrist, seeks rest and refuge at her isolated cabin in the woods, but… Read more
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The Relatively Constant Copywriter

by Hoyle, Trevor

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Published
1972
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$30.16

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Manchester, England: Northern Writers [Private Press], 1972. This copy is signed and warmly inscribed by the author on the half-title page - with a review slip laid in. Why won't some established publisher release this cross-genre delight into the world (like a virus)? We've heard all the excuses, for example: "How do we market it?" and "There's only a limited… Read more
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The Night Man ["Be careful what you wish for --- "]

by Jeter, K. W.

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780330315609
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$5.70

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London: Pan Books, Ltd., 1991. A victim of mindless brutality (little Steven) conjures up a supernatural revenge (The Night Man) out of the dark recesses of his own psyche. 283 pages. CONDITION: a bright, tight, square, unmarked copy with negligible shelf-wear, a faint reading crease on the spine. This handsome copy is now in a clear, protective polypropylene bag. NOTE:… Read more
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The Schoolgirl Murder Case

by Wilson, Colin

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Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Thus - First Printing
ISBN
9780586042328
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$5.70

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Frogmore, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, UK: Panther Books - Granada Publishing, 1975. The rape and murder of a young teen leads Inspector Saltfleet into "a dark labyrinth of sexual magic, perversion and devil worship." 205+ pages. CONDITION: a bright, tight, square, unmarked, uncreased copy with light edge- and corner-wear, its interior pristine. This handsome copy is now in a clear, protective… Read more
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Can Such Things Be? - Tales of Horror and the Supernatural

by Bierce, Ambrose

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Published
1990
Condition
Fine (As New)
Edition
Third Printing
ISBN
9780806505503
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$5.70

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New York: Citadel Press, 1990. A remarkable selection of 24 of Bierce's best horror/supernatural stories, with an Introduction by Clifton Fadiman. CONTENTS: *** titles gladly supplied on request. 160 pages. CONDITION: a bright tight, square, unmarked, uncreased, evidently unread copy with no apparent shelf-wear - now in a clear, protective polypropylene bag.. Third Printing. Trade Paperback. Fine (As New). Illus.… Read more
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The Frankenstein Factory ["Yesterday's horror story becomes tomorrow's reality!"]

by Hoch, Edward D.

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Published
1975
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780446768610
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$5.23

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New York: Warner Books, 1975. # 76-861. An engaging re-telling of the Frankenstein tale, now set in the 21st century, the doctor assembling his "creature" from bodies legally frozen in cryonic vaults. Will this "monster" follow the same path as his predecessor? 190+ pages. CONDITION: a bright, tight, unmarked, uncreased, evidently unread copy with negligible shelf-wear, a tiny faint crimp… Read more
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Nightlight - A Novel

by Cadnum, Michael

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Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
Third Printing
ISBN
9780312038977
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$5.23

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1990. [NOT a Remainder copy] Len is a strange young man, possibly possessed by his deceased grandfather. Len becomes a photographer, but his art is disturbing and shaded with evil. When he disappears, his cousin goes in search of him, finding "the stuff of his worst nightmares". 198 pages. CONDITION: The book itself is bright,… Read more
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Famous Science Fiction Tales of Wonder - Volume 1 No. 1 - Winter 1966/67

by Ray Cummings, Laurence Manning, Clark Ashton Smith, George H. Smith, J. Hunter Holly, and Robert A.W. Lowndes (editor)

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
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$11.88

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New York: Health Knowledge Inc, 1966. An excellent but short-lived 1960s science fiction magazine. CONTENTS: The Girl in the Golden Atom (Cummings), Voice of Atlantis (Manning), The City of Singing Flame (CA Smith), The Plague (GH Smith), The Question (Holly), Why "Famous"? (Lowndes); Books; Down to Earth.130 pages. CONDITION: a bright, solid, unmarked copy with moderate shelf-wear and a hint… Read more
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The Animal Hour [COLLECTIBLE ADVANCE READING COPY]

by Klavan, Andrew

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Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
ARC
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New York: Pocket Books, 1993. This is an Advance Reading Copy, or ARC - a publishing state fast becoming an attractive "collectible", as it precedes the First Edition. When Nancy Kincaid comes into work, an unfamiliar woman tells her to leave. This is Nancy Kincaid’s office, the woman says, but you are not Nancy Kincaid. As Nancy protests, her memory… Read more
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Kalimantan

by Shepard, Lucius

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Published
1990
Condition
As New [Very Fine]
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780712621694
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$9.03

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London: Century, A Legend Novella, 1990. A tale of myths and uneasy dreams, set in the heart of Borneo. Add a rare beyond-hallucinogenic drug once used by a lost race remembered as "the dream wanderers" and ----- 160 pages. CONDITION: a bright, tight, square, unmarked, uncreased, clearly unread copy in like dustjacket with no apparent shelf-wear, its interior pristine. This… Read more
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Sleepwalker - A Novel of Terror

by Cadnum, Michael

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312049959
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$7.13

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991. An anthropologist at the end of his tether joins a dig which unearths an 8th-century bog man. The bog man awakens, and the dark secrets in the anthropologist's past surface as well. 197 pages. CONDITION: The book itself is bright, tight, unmarked, and likely unread, with negligible shelf-wear. Its dustjacket - now in a… Read more
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Menace: Battle Mountain

by Rodgers, Alan

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Published
2000
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781587151972
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$14.25

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Gilette, New Jersey, USA: Wildside Press, 2000. An entertaining novel set near Cincinnati, Ohio, where an alien invasion, temporarily repelled, resumes - and this time "they walk among us as men!" 106 pages. CONDITION: a pristine, uncompromised copy - now in a clear, protective polypropylene bag. NOTE: A higher resolution scan of the cover will gladly be supplied on request..… Read more
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Famous Science Fiction Tales of Wonder - Volume 1 No. 1 - Winter 1966/67

by Ray Cummings, Laurence Manning, Clark Ashton Smith, George H. Smith, J. Hunter Holly, and Robert A.W. Lowndes (editor)

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Published
1966
Condition
Fine
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$16.63

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New York: Health Knowledge Inc., 1966. An excellent but short-lived 1960s science fiction magazine. CONTENTS: The Girl in the Golden Atom (Cummings), Voice of Atlantis (Manning), The City of Singing Flame (CA Smith), The Plague (GH Smith), The Question (Holly), Why "Famous"? (Lowndes); Books; Down to Earth.130 pages. CONDITION: a bright, tight, uncreased, unmarked, likely unread copy with negligible shelf-wear,… Read more
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A Caller from Overspace

by Lymington, John

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Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780340239230
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$20.43

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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1979. A crudely modeled fetish disappears from the vicarage in a small Cornish fishing village and the villagers are beset with visions. Is it a supernatural haunting or an extraterrestrial experiment? 189 pages. CONDITION: The book itself is bright, solid, and unmarked, with negligible shelf-wear, compromised only by a very slight spine-lean. Its dustjacket, with stunning… Read more
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