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Last and First Men

By STAPLEDON W Olaf

London: Methuen, 1930 light rubbing to tips and spine ends, faint small area of fade to heel of spine and top edge of lower board, very faint sunning almost unnoticeable, blind embossed bookseller stamp to fep, owners ink name and address to fep in nice copperplate hand, original booksellers pencil price as well, tight copy with foxed closed edges which shows to the very edges of the pages only, first edition and first state with the 8pp catalogue at rear with 630 dating, xii 355 + 8pp adverts. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$210.50

The Adventures of Tom Bombadil and Other Verses from the Red Book
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The Adventures of Tom Bombadil and Other Verses from the Red Book

By TOLKIEN J R R

London: George Allen Unwin, 1962 first edition and first impression, pictorial hard covers, lightly rubbed to spine ends and corners, head of backstrip is bumped, 64pp very clean internals excpting a small biro 'K' to free end paper (500 gram rate) . First Edition. Pictorial Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Pauline Baynes. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$129.54

Dandelion Wine

By BRADBURY Ray

London: Rupert Hart Davis, 1957 ex-library, stamps to fep,half title, copyright page and rear paste down. . tape residue to paste downs and onto boards top and bottom.rear fep some label residue.spine has a white library mark, repeated in black on the DW. DW is VG but has the library symbol mark to the spine and some minimal adhesive residue to the very extreme edges of the top and bottom where bleeding has occured from an old library cover. the DW extreme edges of the flaps may have been trimmed slightly with no loss. nice crisp image to DW. scarce and hard to get first British printing of Bradburys first novel.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. Ex-Library.

$48.58

The Outward Urge
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The Outward Urge

By WYNDHAM John (pseudonym of John Beynon Harris)

London: Michael Joseph, 1959 unclipped dustjacket VG tidy and crisp, faint rubbing to tips, rear white panel faintly dust soiled or browned, small suface chip between 'r' and 'd' on spine title, book boards crisp and dark with clean white spine titling, top of fep trimmed off, closed edges starting to brown slightly, internally tidy copy, co-written with Lucas Parkes. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$93.92

Stand on Zanzibar
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Stand on Zanzibar

By BRUNNER John

Newton Abbot: Readers Union first thus book club edition, unclipped dust jacket with small chip bottom edge of front panel, name to fep top edge dust soiled, 507pp. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. Book Club.

$12.95

What Mad Universe
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What Mad Universe

By BROWN Frederic

London: Boardman, 1951 light wear to cloth, flecking at head of spine, some foxing to endpapers, front paste down has rubber stamp code and small pasted on paper label and paper pocket, internally VG, first UK edition, lacks dust jacket, (500 gram rate) . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$29.15

Bug Jack Barron
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Bug Jack Barron

By SPINRAD Norman

London: MacDonald, 1970 unclipped dust jacket, 327pp, first UK edition, near fine in same wrapper. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$19.43

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy (The Fellowship of the Ring; The Two Towers; The Return of the King)
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The Lord of the Rings Trilogy (The Fellowship of the Ring; The Two Towers; The Return of the King)

By TOLKIEN J R R

London: Unwin, 1966 LOTR in later impressions of the first edition, 3 volumes uniform in red cloth, there is some rubbing to the corners and spine ends, and The Fellowship of The Ring has a heavily rubbed heel of the spine with some loss, also the fellowship has had insect damage along the folds of the folding map at the rear, The Fellowship of the Ring is a 12th impression published in 1962. The Two Towers is a 9th impression published in 1962. The Return of the King is an 9th impression published in 1962, all maps etc are present, all vols top edge dusted red by publisher, all 3 have small blue ink owner name and date to fep, a good set of the original version later edited and reprinted as the Second edition, (2000 gram rate choose expedited shipping please). First Edition. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by J R R Tolkien. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$323.85

The Neverending Story
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The Neverending Story

By ENDE Michael

Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1984 first thus King Penguin edition, pictorial stiff paper wrappers, perfect bound, closed edges with some minor foxing and there is some sunfading to the spine and covers, this is translated from the German of Ende by Ralph Manheim, worldwide bestseller later made into a successful film, text printed in red and green with full page designs as chapter heads, just like the original hard covered first editions, 396pp. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Roswitha Quadflieg. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$19.43

Typewriter In The Sky an adventure in time & Fear
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Typewriter In The Sky an adventure in time & Fear

By HUBBARD L Ron

London: Cherry Tree Fantasy Books scarce Cherry Tree Book No 409 priced 1'6 on the cover (publication price) with a little faint pencil squiggle over it, undated early (first) Hubbard science fiction, contains two stories plus Authors note, 190pp + 2pp adverts as well as adverts to the inside covers, no mention of Scientology or Dianetics, tidy condition, rubbing to spine edges, light sunning to spine, some edge creasing and minor rubbing loss to corners, the glue is perishing and the binding shows at page 140, Good+ or better just some wear to the covers, Cover art is swashbucklers duelling with a lady on a horse and a ghostly 'typewriter in the sky' , cover art by RON (500 gram rate). First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$64.77

Earthlight
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Earthlight

By CLARKE Arthur C

London: Muller, 1955 first UK edition, dust jacket is unclipped with light stress lines at joints and edges, rubbed tips, lightly rubbed and chipped spine ends with little or no loss, head of lower joint has some tape rust to reverse, front fold in flap has some tape along the vertical edge, and a little surface paper scar where some tape was removed, rear fold in flap has been neatly cut away leaving only a thin amount folded over the board edge, BOOK boards tidy, front paste down has a strip of tape residue and a number code A 220, fep removed and a little offset tape rust onto the half title, scattered foxing to closed fore edge, at the rear there is a free flyleaf, followed by the stub of the removed rear endpaper, some tape rust to rear paste down, a tidy copy of a SCARCE sci fi classic, the dust jacket looks more like VG than G, 222pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$80.96

The Mummy or Ramses the Damned
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The Mummy or Ramses the Damned

By RICE Anne

London: Chatto & Windus, 1989 first edition, hardback with a price clipped dust jacket, 436pp. A reasonably early title when she could still excite the reader.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$145.73

Space Age Safari
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Space Age Safari

By MILNE David H.

David H. Milne , 1995 self published gives no place or date but introduction dated 1995, book copyrighted 1991, pages have been cut to size and bound through left edge with a method with plastic strips at front and rear with plastic posts through the spine of the text block, colour illustrated cover has been laminated by the publisher , long author presentation gift inscription to the fep, mentions Ames and SETI Institute, book is a limited edition of 40 copies this one numbered 17, (iii) 343pp, rear cover is stiff card with reviews on the rear, unusual, rare, science fiction title, (500 gram rate) . Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5? - 6? tall. limited edition.

$113.35

Weird and Occult Library No 1, 2, 3
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Weird and Occult Library No 1, 2, 3

By anon

London: Gerald G Swan All three issues of this rare pulp magazine, only these three issues of volume one were ever issued, pictorial paper wrapper, No.1 and No.2 are tidy copies, No.3 is chipped to spine tail, with creased wrappers, highly collected by weird fiction completists, and now quite rare, publisher Swan bound up remaindered unpublished 1940s shorts, so these are first printings, CONTENTS ARE: No.1and No.2- see photos, No. 3- Incredible Awakening N C PALLANT, Black-Man's Magic FRANK C. BROOKE, Labyrinth of Zekor S G J OUSELEY ( more usually known for New Thought and spiritualist writings), Silveter's Oasis HENRY RAWLE, The Hill of Worms A S QUILTER-PALMER, As White as Snow IAN MERCER, A Guest of Vanderdecken ERNEST L McKEAG, The Last Word A E CRAWLEY, The Yellow Mask JOHN BODY, Corner Cottage A M BURRIDGE, A Lot Of Gammon anon. (500 gram rate). First Edition. Printer Wrapper. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$226.70

Starkadder
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Starkadder

By KING Bernard

London: New English Library, 1985 VG in unclipped DW, gift inscription in pen to fep otherwise very tidy. Historical novel based on the character Starkadder from Saxo Grammaticus. Cursed by the Norns to three lifetimes, Starkadder the mercenary is doomed to be betrayed thrice. Based on an ancient Norse legend. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$16.19

The Lord of the Rings; The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, The Return of the King
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The Lord of the Rings; The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, The Return of the King

By TOLKIEN J R R

London: Unwin, 1976 Complete LOTR 3 books in one volume, this is the Unwin perfect-bound 'one paperback volume' issue, but cased in boards by BCA with thier logo to the book and dust jacket spine, CN402 printed on rear fold in flap, 1077pp + 2pp. Includes maps etc. Tidy copy, minor soiling to bottom corner of some pages near middle of book, very minimal, small split at head of dust jacket spine, bound without endpapers,. Sixteenth Impression. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by J R R Tolkien. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$35.62

Leaves from the Inn of the Last Home, Compiled By Tika and Caramon Majere; Proprietors
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Leaves from the Inn of the Last Home, Compiled By Tika and Caramon Majere; Proprietors

By WEIS Margaret & Tracy Hickman

Lake Geneva Washington: TSR, 1987 large formt soft cover with illustrated covers, 255pp, a wide range of background information on the Dragonlance world of Krynn, and the main characters and places created in the Dragonlance novels, intended for use in Dungeons and Dragons campaigns, but there are no game statistics, just good information for background 'authenticity'. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$29.15

The Sword of Shannara
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The Sword of Shannara

By BROOKS Terry

New York: Random House, 1977 (1500 gram rate) First edition of the first Shannara book, Illustrated by The Brothers Hildebrandt in two full page black and white and one full colour folding plate at the centre of the book, Quarter black cloth over fawn papered boards with TB initial stamped on upper board by publisher, Book page edges toned,Three line ink inscription on end paper, cloth spine creased and rubbed with a lean, corners are rubbed with one starting to wear, This copy has obviously been read but shows no faults. First Edition. Quarter cloth. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Hildebrandt. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$32.39

Nightwing
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Nightwing

By SMITH Martin Cruz

London: Andre Deutsch, 1977 price clipped dust jacket, two pages have some minor soiling from food crumbs, killer bats and Hopi Indian magic, horror novel made into a film, 254pp first UK edition. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$9.72

His Master's Voice
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His Master's Voice

By LEM Stanislaw

London: Secker, 1983 (500 grams) light spine lean, original publishers price label to dust jacket flap has offset a ghost onto the fep, faint water splash to closed fore edge, first English translation, 199pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$48.58

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