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London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, . Octavo, boards. First U.K. edition. Author's first novel. Signed inscription by Finney on the title page "Best wishes-/ -- from/ Jack Finney". Made into a film noir in 1955 directed by Phil Karlson, with Guy Madison, Kim Novak and Brian Keith.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1959. Octavo, cloth backed boards. First edition. Filmed in 1966 with Frank Sinatra in the lead role.
London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1955. Octavo, boards. First British and first hardcover edition. "Seed-pod aliens take over a small American town, replacing people with will-less simulacra. A memorable piece of paranoia, similar to Heinlein's THE PUPPET MASTERS (1951)." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 45. "A chilling classic..."- Barron (ed.) Horror Literature 4-116. This novel has now been filmed four times, a classic of the genre. The first film version directed by Don Siegel starring Kevin McCarthy was released at the height of the Red scare of the 1950s. The latest version appeared in 2007 titled "Invasion". Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-401. Barron, ed., Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-136. King list, p. 390. Winter list, p. 269.
New York, London, Toronto, Sydney, Tokyo, Singapore: Simon & Schuster, . Octavo, printed wrappers. Advance uncorrected proof. Sequel to TIME AND AGAIN (1970).
[New York: Dell Publishing Company, Inc., 1957]. Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Dell # A139. Paperback original. Filmed in 1957 with Jack Palance.
London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1957. Octavo, boards. First British and first hardcover edition. After assaulting a guard in San Quentin prison, Arnie Jarvis needs to find a way to escape or face the death penalty. "...the method Finney devises for the escape is ingenious, and the characters are well drawn. The suspense, as with all Finney's works, is guaranteed to keep you turning the pages." - Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights, The Aficionado's Guide to Mystery and Detective Fiction, pp. 247-248. Filmed in 1957 with Jack Palance from a screenplay by Don Mankiewicz and Russell Rouse. Hubin, p. 284.
New York: Simon and Schuster, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Ghost story filmed in 1985 as "Maxie" starring Glenn Close, Mandy Patinkin and Ruth Gordon.
New York: Simon and Schuster, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Correct first printing. Excellent novel of time travel-to New York of the 1880's. "Excellent historical detail and a compelling plot make this the outstanding work of the [time travel] sub-genre." -Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-167. "...it's a classic modern timeslip romance, detailed and moving...(the) author's best book." - Pringle (ed.)-The Ultimate Guide To Science Fiction. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-403. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-105. Pringle, Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels 47. Survey of Science Fiction Literature V, pp. 2283-86. King list, p. 390.