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New York: Experimenter Publishing Co., 1929. Octavo, single issue, cover by Frank R. Paul, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine, bedsheet format. Includes "Ralph 124C41+" by Hugo Gernsback. Tymn and Ashley (eds), Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 51-57.
New York: Experimenter Publishing Co., 1928. Octavo, single issue, cover by Frank R. Paul, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine, bedsheet format. Includes "The Sunken World" by Stanton A. Coblentz, his first published story. Tymn and Ashley (eds), Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 51-57.
Dunellen, NJ: Teck Publishing Corporation, 1933. Large octavo, single issue, cover by A. Sigmund, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine.
Jamaica, NY: Radio-Science Publications, Inc., 1931. Large octavo, single issue, cover by Leo Morey, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Jack Williamson short story.
London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1887. Octavo, [1-4]  2-287 [288: blank], + 32-page publisher's catalogue dated "1886-7" inserted at rear, original black cloth, front panel stamped in red, spine stamped in gold and red, rear panel stamped in red. First edition. The binding is the preferred state with the publisher's monogram in red on the rear cover. The book is found with and without publisher's catalogues inserted at rear; this copy has the earliest form of the catalogue, dated 1886-7 on page . The author's anonymously published second book and first novel. A Utopian novel of a matriarchal pastoral society. "A pioneering and affectively powerful work of ecological mysticism..." - Barron (ed.): Fantasy Literature 2-87. Hudson's "fine quasi-utopian novel of the far future... depicts small, self- sufficient, matriarchally organized households living in harmony with Nature. The protagonist, tragically, cannot adapt to their pastoral way of life...Both stories [A CRYSTAL AGE and GREEN MANSIONS (1904)] are remarkable anticipations of modern ecological mysticism." - Clute and Nicholls (eds), The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, p. 593. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 1-51, Negley: Utopian Literature: A Bibliography #596, Sargent: British and American Utopian Literature pp. 38.
Garden City: Doublday & Company, Inc., 1983. Octavo, boards. First edition. Signed by Asimov on the title page. Collects twenty-one stories.
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, 1998. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Limited to 500 copies. The first volume in a series from Ash Tree (Occult Detectives Library). Collects eight occult detective stories, all first published in THE WEEKLY TALE-TELLER between 4 July 1914 and 22 August 1914, with introduction by editor Jack Adrian.
New York: Street & Smith Publications, Inc., 1940. Octavo, single issue cover painting by Hubert Rogers, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Fiction by Lester Del Rey, A.E. van Vogt, Clifford Simak and others. Tymm and Ashley, Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 60-103.
New York: Street & Smith Publications, Inc., 1940. Octavo, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Fiction by L. Ron Hubbard, Leigh Brackett and others. Part 1 of "If This Goes On" by Robert A. Heinlein. Tymm and Ashley, Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 60-103.
New York: The Clayton Magazines, Inc., 1931. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Cover painting by H.W. Wesso. Feature story is Hawk Carse by Anthony Gilmore. Tymm and Ashley, Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 60-103.
London: W. H. Allen, 1963. Octavo, boards. First edition. An Ed Noon novel. Signed inscription by Avallone, an association copy (on the dedication page): "For Leo & Cylnia-who do too, in their superb editorial way. Mike." The Leo is Leo Margulies editor and publisher. Hubin, p. 38.
London: Macmillan, . Octavo, boards. First edition. The author's first book. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror 6-20. Jones and Newman (eds), Horror: 100 Best Books 90.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1992. Octavo, Hardcover. First edition. Author's well received first mystery novel.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1955. Octavo, boards. First edition. "The $400,000 ransom on a kidnapping case leaves Steve Conway, a copper, holding the bag- the empty suitcase in which the money was once hidden. Bounced off the force, deserted by his wife, Conway alone has to prove his innocence to his enemies as well as the police, while narcotics needlemark the solution through which he redeems himself and his new girl... Under the spell of ""Spillane who insisted"" there is the familiar contusion of flesh and violence." - Kirkus review, 6/1/55. Basinsky was a wartime friend of Mickey Spillane's who encouraged his writing. This is the first of his two novels.
London: Jarrolds Publishers (London) Limited, . Octavo, original light brown cloth, spine panel stamped in black, pictorial endpapers. First edition. A race of highly intelligent ant-like creatures dwelling underground in Africa prepare to take over the world. Probably intended as an awful warning story concerning the rise of fascist states in Europe and the conflict to come. An underrated novel. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 74. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 31. Bleiler (1978), p. 20. Reginald 01099.
New York, NY: Fiction House, Inc., 1932. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Fiction by George Bruce, Erle Stanley Garnder, Theodore Tinsley and others. Cook, Mystery, Detective and Espionage Magazines, pp. 54-56.
Chicago: Pro-Distributors Publishing Company, 1938. Octavo, single issue, cover by J. George Janes, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Frederick C. Davis, Frank Gruber and others.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1914. Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1-2] 3-368 [369-375: ads] [376: blank], original pebbled green cloth, front panel stamped in gold and ruled in blind, spine panel stamped in gold, fore-edge rough trimmed, bottom edge untrimmed. First U.S. edition. According to Ashley's Algernon Blackwood: A Bio-Bibliography the British and American editions have the same publication date (A.12, p. 55). Collects five stories.
[New York]: Berkley Publishing Corp. . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First paperback edition. Berkley Books G233. Collects seven of the thirteen stories that appeared in the hardcover edition. Fiction by Ray Bradbury, Theodore Sturgeon, Julian May, L. Sprague De Camp, Peter Phillips, John Berryman, and Frank Robinson.
London: Robert Hale, 1975. Octavo, cloth. First British and first hardcover edition. Story collection.
Novato, CA/Columbia, PA: Underwood-Miller, . Octavo, quarter leather with boards. First edition. This is copy "A" of 26 lettered copies, signed on a special limitation page by the editor Stephen Korshak and Ray Bradbury who wrote the introduction. This is the deluxe leatherbound edition. Complete retrospective of the artists work with 45 full color and 50 black and white illustrations including previously unpublished works.
New York: Gnome Press, . Octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition, later printing. Collects thirteen short stories. Various authorities (including Gnome Press principals Greenberg and Kyle -- according to Chalker and Owings) claim that this paperbound version (which retains the first edition statement on the copyright page), prepared for the U.S. Armed Forces during the early 1950s, is a bind-up of first edition sheets. However, it is a reprint printed on inferior pulpy paper which bears no resemblance to the better paper used for the first printing. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 228.