- Keyword = SF/Fantasy/Horror
Let's All Kill Constance: A Novel
New York: William Morrow, 2002. 210 pages. A mystery novel about a writer and his wife, a faded Hollywood star. ISBN: 9780060515843.
First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author.Book ID: 230456
The Case of the Baroque Baby-Killer: A Teenage Chum (Forry Ackerman) Rattles Some Skeletons in the Closet of Ray Bradbury
Los Angeles: Shangri-La, 1949. 5 pages. A profile of Ray Bradbury, who had published his first book in 1947 and was on the cusp of national success. The author was his long-time friend and science fiction impresario Forrest J. Ackerman. The original article appeared in Shangri-La, a Los Angeles fanzine with alternating editorship. This piece appeared in the October 1949 issue, which was edited by Ackerman. Ackerman had a large number of off-prints printed from the original mimeograph masters (preserving the page numbers) but with a blank final page. ISBN: 281AIB1041233.
First edition thus (a true separate publication). Near fine.Book ID: 207572
Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, 2012. 171 pages. A screenplay based on the cartoon strip Little Nemo in Slumberland, by Winsor McKay in the early 20th century. Dust-jacket cover illustration by renowned fantasy artist Charles Vess (Stardust, Sandman). OCLC records many copies, almost all in county libraries. ISBN: 9781596063976.
First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.Book ID: 232961
Sub-Coelum: A sky-built human world
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1893. 267 pages. Utopian fiction. ISBN: B00085ORH4.
First edition (first printing). Green cloth with black ink decoraton on cover and gold lettering on spine. Top edge gilt. A near fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket.Book ID: 263031
Man and Power: The Story of Power from the Pyramids to the Atomic Age
New York: Golden Press, 1961. 189 pages. Roughly 8 by 11 inches. Illustrated throughout, with many paintings by Alton S. Tobey. The noted science fiction author writes about science. ISBN: B0007DXI22.
First edition (first printing). A fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket, as issued. The Goldencraft library binding, a printed cloth as opposed to the paper covers of the trade edition. One of the publisher's file copies, with a small "Library" stamp on the front free endpaper. This is NOT an ex-library copy. As nice as you'll find, especially in this binding.Book ID: 107737More details Price: $40.00
Dune: Deluxe Edition
Ace, 2019. A deluxe hardcover edition of Frank Herbert’s epic masterpiece—a triumph of the imagination and one of the bestselling science fiction novels of all time.
This deluxe hardcover edition of Dune includes:
· An iconic new cover
· Stained edges and fully illustrated endpapers
· A beautifully designed poster on the interior of the jacket
· A redesigned world map of Dune
· An updated Introduction by Brian Herbert. ISBN: 9780593099322.
New from the publisher.Book ID: 268968More details Price: $40.00
Illustrations by Parks
(Detroit?): (ca. 1991). A work summary and promotional brochure for fanstasy illustrator Phil Parks, from early in his career. The work summary consists of four pages in a folder with an acetate cover. The contents list 14 books he illustrated between 1983 and 1991, with a full-page printout of his person logo.
This is accompanied by a small, four-page folding brochure reproducing several of his covers in color. This brochure is signed by Parks on the back. ISBN: 281AIB1042647.
Very good to near fine.Book ID: 214872
Ray Bradbury: Dramatist (Essays on Fantastic Literature)
San Bernardino, CA: Borgo Press, 1989. 48 pages. A revised edition of The Drama of Ray Bradbury (1977). This is the scarce hardcover issue (there was also a paperback version). ISBN: 9780893705404.
First edition (first printing). A fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket, as issued.Book ID: 214810
Quick Chills: The Year's Best Horror Stories from the Small Press, Volume I [Limited Edition]
San Jose, CA: Deadline Publications, 1990. 172 pages. Thirteen short horror stories by Joe Lansdale, Richard Lee Byers, Tracey Albert Knight, and others. Limited to 600 copies; this is one of 100 numbered copies signed by all 13 writers, the editor and the illustrator. ISBN: 281AIB1043096.
First edition (first printing). A fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket, as issued. Signed by all the contributors, as issued.Book ID: 217403
The Ghosts of Forever
New York: Rizzoli, 1980. 11-1/4 by 14-1/4 inches. 130 pages. Includes an essay, The God in Science Fiction, as well as poems with mystical, space-age themes by Bradbury. Illustrated with full-page, full-color reproductons of Sessa's paintings. ISBN: 9780847803583.
First edition (first printing). A fine copy. Dust jacket has tiny hole from scuffing on front edge, otherwise Fine. With the Phobos print laid in. A large, heavy book.Book ID: 214858
Victory of Eagles (Temeraire, Book 5)
New York: Del Rey / Ballantine Books, (2008). 332 pages. Science fiction / fantasy novel. Book five of the Temeraire series. ISBN: 9780345496881.
First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Signed by Novik on the title page in her sparkling, light-blue ink.Book ID: 209729More details Price: $35.00
The Complete Fiction of H. P. Lovecraft (Knickerbocker Classics)
Race Point Publishing, 2014. ISBN: 9781631060014.
NEWBook ID: 261372More details Price: $35.00
Asimov on Science Fiction
London: Granada, 1983. 334 pages. A collection of 55 essay on the SF genre. ISBN: 9780246120441.
First British edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.Book ID: 185868More details Price: $31.25
Nemesis [Uncorrected Proof]
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1989. An advance copy of this SF novel. ISBN: 281AIB1033711.
A fine copy in wrappers (paperback, as issued).Book ID: 153595More details Price: $31.25
Baltimore, MD: Cemetery Dance Publications, 1999. 235 pages. A novel of extraterrestrials and government conspiracies. One of 1000 signed copies (there were also 52 lettered copies). ISBN: 9781881475910.
First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author. Still sealed; shrinkwrap with some holes.Book ID: 229913More details Price: $30.00
The Stiehl Assassin (The Fall of Shannara)
Del Rey, 2019. ISBN: 9780553391541.
NEWBook ID: 237529More details Price: $28.00
Stranger Things: Suspicious Minds
Del Rey, 2019. ISBN: 9781984817433.
NEWBook ID: 242094More details Price: $28.00
The Future is Female! 25 Classic Science Fiction Stories by Women, from Pulp Pioneers to Ursula K. Le Guin: A Library of America Special Publication
Library of America, 2018. ISBN: 9781598535808.
NEWBook ID: 256733More details Price: $27.95
Orbit, 2018. ISBN: 9780316262378.
Markdown NewBook ID: 222452More details Price: $27.00
New York: Phobos Impact, 2005. An alternate history. ISBN: 9780972002691.
First edition (first printing). A fine copy in wrappers (paperback). Inscribed by the author to the previous owner with a line from the book.Book ID: 92963More details Price: $25.00