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the best of O. Henry; one hundred of his stories chosen by Sapper (100)

by Henry, O. [ Pseudonym of William Sydney Porter ]

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1952
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1952. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fair. 850 g; 1140 pages, in original dark green boards with gilt titling on the front and spine panels. "I am working on the assumption that the majority of the readers of this book will be Britishers. And there are undoubtedly a… Read more
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The Life That I Have Led

by Liberman, Serge

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1986
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781862523852
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Fine-Lit, Caulfield, Victoria, 1986. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Signed by Author. Colour illustrated card cover with black titles to the front panel and backstrip. er. 16 short stories by the author ranging from New York, Venice and St Kilda. … Read more
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The Battered and the Redeemed

by Liberman, Serge

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Published
1990
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780731690138
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Fine-Lit, Balaclava, Melbourne, 1990. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Fantl, Tom -- Cover. Inscribed by Author. 252 pages, last page blank, includes glossary. Original illustrated paperback binding. 12 short stories, and a glossary of the Yiddish words and Hebrew words used in the story. second-hand copy, no damage… Read more
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Old Venus

by Martin, George R. R. & Dozois, Gardner – Editors

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Published
2015
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781783297870
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Titan Books, London, 2015. First Edition. Softcover (Illustrated). Very Good. Introduction: Return to Venusport by Gardner Dozois. Colour illustrated paperback binding with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Sixteen all-new stories by science fiction's top talents, collected by bestselling author George R. R. Martin and multiple-award-winning editor Gardner Dozois. It… Read more
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The Clicking of Cuthbert

by Wodehouse, P. G

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Published
No date
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Fair
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Herbert Jenkins, London, No date. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair/No Dust Jacket. Green coloured cloth covered boards with black coloured decoration and titles on the front panel and backstrip. 10 short stories by this author, first published in 1922, with an over arcing theme of golf. Softening , rubbing and a little… Read more
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The Rose Fancier

by Masters, Olga

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1988
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780702220807
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University of Queensland Press , St Lucia, Brisbane, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Illustrator: Cynthia Breusch – Cover Art. Acknowledgements, publisher's note. Peach coloured end pages. Brick coloured boards with white coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, by Cynthia Breusch, With white and yellow coloured titles to the front panel and white coloured… Read more
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The Oxford Book of Irish Short Stories

by Trevor, William – Editor

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780192828453
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Oxford University Press, Oxford . New York, 1991. First Edition. Softcover (Illustrated). Very Good. Introduction by editor, acknowledgements and index of authors. Colour illustrated paperback binding with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the backstrip. An anthology of short stories written by Irish authors; including Oscar Wilde,… Read more
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Tales of St. Austin's

by Wodehouse, P. G

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780285620711
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Souvenir Press, London, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Preface by author and afterword by Colin MacInnes. Brown coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with black and red coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. These short stories were first published, by and large in the magazine… Read more
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Three Players of a Summer Game and Other Stories

by Williams, Tennessee

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Secker & Warburg, London, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Blue coloured cloth covered boards with silver coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and black and white coloured titles to the backstrip. A collection of 12 short stories by this author. The first collection of Tennessee… Read more
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Driftglass; Ten Tales of Speculative Fiction

by Delany, Samuel R

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1980
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780586049167
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Granada Publishing, London, 1980. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Colour illustrated card cover with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and black and red coloured titles to the backstrip. 10 short stories from the author where anything can happen – and does. Creasing of the book corners and there are reading… Read more
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The Road to Science Fiction No. 1; From Gilgamesh to Wells

by Gunn, James – Editor

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780451615787
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A Mentor Books / New American Library, New York, 1977. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Introduction by editor, a selected bibliography of books about science fiction and a basic science-fiction library. Colour illustrated paperback binding with white, orange and red coloured titles to the front panel black coloured titles to the backstrip. "Between an… Read more
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Reach for Tomorrow

by Clarke, Arthur C

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780552095815
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Corgi Books, London, 1974. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. previous owner has written two 2 digit numbers, one on the inside of the front cover and one at the top of the first page. No other annotations, suitably aged paper for its age, no other damage, a volume in the Corgi Science Fiction collectors library… Read more
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Isaac Asimov Presents: The Great Science Fiction Stories, Volume 3, 1941

by Asimov, Isaac & Greenberg, Martin H. – Editors

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780879975234
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Daw Books, Inc, New York, 1980. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. acknowledgements, introduction by editors. Colour illustrated paperback binding with black, yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and and black coloured titles to the back strip. Yellow coloured tint to the text block edges. the short stories published come from the… Read more
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The Death of Methuselah and Other Stories

by Singer, Isaac Bashevis

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780452262157
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A Plume Book / New American Library, New York, 1989. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. Colour illustrated paperback binding with gold coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The 10th collection of short stories from this author. First published in Yiddish and translated from that language by the author. Creasing to… Read more
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The Road to Science Fiction No. 1; From Gilgamesh to Wells

by Gunn, James – Editor

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Published
1977
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Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780451615787
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A Mentor Books / New American Library, New York, 1977. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Introduction by editor, a selected bibliography of books about science fiction and a basic science-fiction library. Colour illustrated paperback binding with white, orange and red coloured titles to the front panel black coloured titles to the backstrip. "Between an ancient… Read more
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Runaway Cows and Other Stories (Bumblebee Books)

by Blyton, Enid

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1982
Condition
Gary
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First Edition
ISBN
9780600366683
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Hamlyn, London, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover (Laminated Boards). Gary. Illustrator: Val Biro . The text is illustrated with colour and black-and-white drawings by Val Biro. Colour illustrated boards, again by Val Biro, with red and black coloured titles to the front panel black coloured titles to the backstrip. First published in 1950; eight short stories… Read more
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The Road to Science Fiction Volume 2; From Wells to Heinlein

by Gunn, James – Editor

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1979
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780451617361
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A Mentor Books / New American Library, New York, 1979. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: Paul Stinson – Cover Art. Introduction by editor, a chronology science fiction. , Colour illustrated paperback binding, by Paul Stinson, with white, orange and red coloured titles to the front panel black coloured titles to the backstrip. A look… Read more
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A Walk on the West Side; California on the Brink

by Gold, Herbert

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780877953227
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Arbor House, New York, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. Introduction by author. Illustrated paperback binding with black, red and green coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A book of short stories and essays on one of the westernmost states of America – California. "With a rare insight and telling humour, Gold exposes… Read more
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Tales of Mystery and Imagination

by Poe, Edgar Allan

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Facsimile Edition
ISBN
9780706426519
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Octopus Books, London, 1986. Facsimile Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Arthur Rackham. List of illustrations. Dark blue coloured and pages. The text is illustrated with both colour and black-and-white drawings, by Arthur Rackham: – there are 12 coloured illustrations and 17 black and white drawings, along with small vignettes throughout the… Read more
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Strictly Business; More Stories of the Four Million (Authorised Edition)

by Henry, O. (Pseudonym of William Sydney Porter)

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Published
1920
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Good
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Reprint
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Doubleday, Page & Company , New York, 1920. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. Black and white illustrated frontispiece. Green coloured cloth covered boards with self embossed decoration to the front panel and gilt coloured titles and self embossed decoration to the backstrip. Gilt to the top text edge. 23 short stories from New… Read more
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