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LADY

by Tryon, Thomas

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Published
1974
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Very Good
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New York: Knopf, 1974. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Tryon's third novel, "Lady," like his bestselling, "The Other," combines elements of mystery and gothic horror in a story about the relationship between an eight-year-old boy and the charming widow with-a-dark-secret who is the leading citizen of a small, 1930s New England town. Book club edition. About 5 3/4 x… Read more
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THE WARLORD OF MARS

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Published
1919
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About Very Good
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1919. Hardcover. About Very Good. ,. The third novel in Burrough's science fiction-romantic fantasy Barsoom series featuring John Carter, an American Civil War veteran who, in the previous two novels, has been transported to Mars via astral projection where he encounters various dangerous creatures, meets warring Martian races and wins the hand of… Read more
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THE MOON MAID

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Published
1926
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About Very Good
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1926. Hardcover. About Very Good. A well-regarded stand-alone fantasy novel from the creator of the Tarzan and the John Carter of Mars fantasy series. Written between 1919 and 1925, the book is loosely based on World War I and the Russian Revolution rolled into a single "Great War" lasting until 1967 with victory… Read more
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THUVIA, MAID OF MARS

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Published
1920
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Good Plus
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1920. Hardcover. Good Plus. The fourth novel in Burrough's Barsoom series and the first to feature characters other than John Carter of Mars. He appears in this book but surrenders top billing to his son, Carthoris, prince of Helium and Thuvia, princess of Ptarth, both minor characters in the two previous novels. The… Read more
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GENTLEMEN OF THE ROAD

by Chabon, Michael

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Published
2007
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Near Fine
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New York: Del Rey/ Random House, 2007. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. Pulitzer-Prize-winning Chabon described this fantasy novel about a pair of Jewish bandits "a swashbuckling adventure story set around the year 1000." Originally published as a 15-part serial in the New York Times from Jan. 28 to Mar 6, 2007. This copy is from the hardcover edition issued later… Read more
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DARE TO GO A-HUNTING

by Norton, Andre (Alice Mary Norton)

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Published
1990
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Very Good to Near Fine
ISBN
9780312850128
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New York: TOR/Tom Doherty Associates, Inc., 1990. Soft cover. Very Good to Near Fine. This is the 4th and final volume of Norton's Moon Magic/Moon Singers series which begins with "Moon of Three Rings" in 1966, followed by "Exiles of the Stars" in 1971, and "Flight in Yiktor" in 1986. The series features Krip Voreland, interplanatary free trader;… Read more
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COSMOPOLIS

by De Lillo, Don

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780743244244
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New York: Scribner/Simon & Schuster, 2003. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Cosmoopolis," the award-winning De Lillo's thirteenth novel, is the story of a symbolic odyssey undertaken by a very wealthy young man in a day-long journey across Manhattan. It features Eric Packer, a 28-year-old assets manager who sets out from his penthouse in his customized white stretch limo to… Read more
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FOUNDATION'S EDGE

by Asimov, Isaac

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Published
1983
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Good Plus to Very Good
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9780345308986
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New York: Ballantine Books, 1983. Mass Market Paperback. Good Plus to Very Good. Ballantine Books #30898: The fourth of Asimov's Foundation novels, the first in 30 years after the tremendous success of the original trilogy (Foundation, Foundation and Empire, Second Founation). First printing, first paperback edition and first Ballantine edition (as stated). Mass market paperback with pictorial cover… Read more
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ONE MORE FOR THE ROAD

by Bradberry, Ray

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Published
2002
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Fine
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9780066211060
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New York: William Morrow & Co., 2002. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. A late collection of short stories from Bradbury, one of the great American writers of the 20th century. This collection contains 18 new stories and seven previously published but not found in any other of Bradbury's collected works. First edition, first printing (as stated, with complete numberline). About… Read more
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THE LAW OF NINES

by Goodkind, Terry

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Published
2009
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Fine
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2009. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Goodkind, the bestselling author of the epic fantasy series, "The Sword of Truth," describes this story of a midwestern artist's obsession and fear of inheriting her mother's insanity as as a stand-alone speculative thriller, though it has many fantasy and sci-fi elements and links to "The Sword of Truth" series.… Read more
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GREEN MANSIONS, A ROMANCE OF THE TROPICAL FOREST

by Hudson, W.H. (William Henry)

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Published
1944
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Near Fine
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New York: Random House, 1944. Hard Cover in Slipcase. Near Fine. Hudson's classic romantic story of a wealthy young man who falls in love with Rima, a young girl living in the Venezuelan rain forest. Originally published in 1904 by Farrar, Straus & Giroux, then in a new edition in 1912 by Knopf with a foreword by John… Read more
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THE COMPLETE TALES & POEMS OF EDGAR ALLAN POE

by Poe, Edgar Allan

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Published
2002
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Fine
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9780785813507
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Edison, NJ: Castle Books, 2002. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. ,. Nearly 200 years after his lonely and mysterious death in a Baltimore street, Edgar Allan Poe remains one of America's most original and influential writers, a leading Romanticist, inventor of detective and mystery fiction, pioneer of science fiction and fantasy as well as major literary editor and critic. Here in… Read more
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FATE: TRUE STORIES OF THE STRANGE AND THE UNKNOWN, JULY, 1953

by Webster, Robert N., Editor

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Published
1953
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Good Plus to Very Good
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Evanston, IL: Clark Publishing Co., 1953. Magazine. Good Plus to Very Good. Vol. 6, No. 7, Issue # 40: An early issue of the magazine that introduced many Americans to the mysteries of the paranormal. Articles include: "Murder By A Ghost," "The Phantom Horse," "Three Dreams in the President's Family," "Telepathy In Pets," Has Atlantis Been Found?" "Dream… Read more
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THE FERMATA

by Baker, Nicholson

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Published
1994
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Very Good
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9780679415862
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New York: Random House, 1994. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The award-winning Baker's fourth novel is a humorous sex story about a young man, Arno Strine, who has learned how to stop time and likes to use his discovery to undress women. He is hard at work on his autobiography which he is titling, "The Fermata." A fermata is… Read more
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THE MONSTER MEN

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Published
1963
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About Very Good
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New York: Ace Books, Inc., 1963. Mass Market Paperback. About Very Good. Vintage Paperback -- Ace F-182: Burroughs is best known today as the creator of Tarzan and of the science fiction adventure series featuring John Carter of Mars but he also wrote many other sci-fi adventure novels. "The Monster Men" is a novel about scientists on an… Read more
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THE BLACK STAR PASSES

by Campbell, John W.

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Published
1953
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Very Good to Near Fine
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New York: Ace Books, Inc., 1953. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good to Near Fine. Vintage Paperback -- Ace F-346: Three short stories from the early years of science fiction's golden age from one of the giants of the genre who is best remembered today as the editor of "Astounding Science Fiction" (later "Analog Science Fiction and Fact") where… Read more
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BEYOND THE FARTHEST STAR

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Published
1964
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Fine
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New York: Ace Books, Inc., 1964. Mass Market Paperback. Fine. Vintage Paperback -- Ace F282: A late work from Burroughs in which an American fighter pilot shot down in a dogfight with three German Messerschmitts in September, 1939, believes he is dead only to regain consciousness in the wreckage of a strange aircraft on a strange planet called… Read more
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BLACK LACE OMNIBUS IV

by Holly, Emma; Ravenscroft, Helena; Raymond, Susie

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Published
1999
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Very Good
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9780739407134
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New York: Doubleday Direct, Inc., 1999. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. A 3-novels-in-1 omnibus of late '90s romantic erotica from a trio of women authors noted for their work in this genre. "The Top of Her Game," by Emma Holly; "Stand and Deliver," by Helena Ravenscroft, and Susie Raymond's "Taking Liberties," are the books in this fourth Black Lace omnibus… Read more
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THE SASQUATCH MURDER (a Love Story)

by Viles, Jeffery

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Published
2017
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Fine
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Minneapolis, MN: Beaver's Pond Press, 2017. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Viles first novel is an account of how Sasquatch became involved in the romance of Jake Holly and Jessica O'Reilly, whose father is the county prosecuting attorney and who is more than a little angry because of the age difference between the two lovers. Also involved are the local oddballs… Read more
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THE MAGAZINE OF FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION, JUNE 1973

by Ferman, Edward L., Editor

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Published
1973
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Near Fine to Fine
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New York: Mercury Press, Inc., 1973. Magazine. Near Fine to Fine. Volume 44, No. 6, Whole No. 265: Contents include 2nd Part of Jack Vance's novel, "The Asutra;" a novelette, "Haggopian," by Brian Lumley; short stories by Robin Scott Wilson, Ron Goulart, Dennis Etchison, Tori Warner and Doris Pitkin Buck; poetry by Ray Bradbury ("Old Ahab's Friend"), Isaac… Read more
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