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London, New York and Melbourne: Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, n.d., . Octavo, pp. [i-v] vi  2-302 -12: ads, two inserted plates with illustrations by Stanley L. Wood, original maroon cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, all edges untrimmed. First edition. A detective novel featuring Inspector Ireland of Scotland Yard. Glover & Greene, Victorian Detective Fiction 330. Hubin (1994), p. 554.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1961. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The author's first book. Novelization of the first eight stories of the "People" series. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 3-93.
West Kingston, Rhode Island: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1974. Large octavo, illustrations by David Ireland, cloth backed boards. First separate edition. First book appearance was in The Sword of Conan. First volume in the "deluxe" Conan series.
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1966. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The second volume of the Breckinridge Elkins stories.
New York: Popular Library, . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Popular Library #478. Paperback original. The author's second mystery novel.
New York: Frederick Fell, Inc., Publishers, . Octavo, cloth backed boards. First edition. Novelization based on a screenplay by Jimmy Sangster, the film was released in 1959 in the U. K. and the U. S. in 1960. This book also includes "The Crime de la Crime" an account of the Jack the Ripper murders by Bill Doll.
Philadelphia, Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, . Octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Once thought to be an advance issue or uncorrected proof, this paperwraps issue is possibly prepared for use at U.S. Military base libraries or perhaps a simple low cost remainder issue. The book is made up of first edition sheets complete with the illustrated Schomburg end papers enclosed in stiff paper wrappers which has the dust jacket pasted to them. The jacket is a later state jacket with 29 titles listed on the rear panel instead of 20 that are listed on the first. This is an uncommon issue.
[Sauk City]: Arkham House, 1982. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Science fantasy novel of the far future.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Review slip laid in. The novel won the 1966 Nebula award; the earlier short story won the 1960 Hugo award. Filmed twice, the first as "Charly" in 1968 starring Cliff Robertson who won an Oscar for the title role, and again in 2000 as "Flowers for Algernon" in a made for TV film. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 3-98. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 802-06.
Hampton Falls, NH: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, Inc., 2004. Octavo, illustration by Darrel Anderson, cloth. First edition. One of 3500 copies of the special first edition signed by the artist Darrel Anderson. This edition is the correct first edition as it precedes all others.
London: Dennis Dobson, . Octavo, boards. First British and first hardcover edition. A genetically engineered creature created by the machines of the Artificial Creation laboratory attains godlike power and creates a peaceful utopian Earth -- which is boring -- so he reintroduces religion, then war. The novel is reminiscent of Jerome Bixby's classic story "It's a Good Life."
New York: Rinehart & Company, Inc., 1955. Octavo, boards. First edition. The author's first novel, police mystery set in New York.
Baltimore, MD: Cemetery Dance Publications, 2000. Octavo, cloth. First edition. One of 1,000 copies signed by Laymon. The story of three teenagers in 1963 who find a flyer for "The Traveling Vampire Show" featuring Valeria, the only know vampire in captivity and their attempt to attend the performance. "Unusual for Laymon, the emphasis is on atmosphere rather than action, and he sustains a note of anticipatory dread throughout, made particularly resonant through his expert handling of the social, particularly sexual, tensions among the three teens. The novel's climax is the show itself, and here Laymon lets out the stops in typically ferocious fashion. In its understanding of the sufferings and ecstasies of youth, the novel carries some of the wisdom of King's The Body or Robert R. McCammon's Boy's Life, but the book, Laymon's best in years, belongs wholly to this too-neglected author, who with his trademark squeaky-clean yet sensual prose, high narrative drive and pitch-dark sense of humor has crafted a horror tale that's not only emotionally true but also scary and, above all, fun." - Publisher's Weekly review, . Winner of the Bram Stoker Award for best novel by the Horror Writer's Association.
New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., . Octavo, cloth. First U.S. trade edition. "...this is a non-Smiley Le Carre novel of great craft and power." - Pronzini and Muller: 1001 Midnights. Smith and White: Cloak and Dagger Fiction (3rd ed.) 1365.
Philadelphia, Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, 1960. Octavo, cover illustration by Mel Hunter, cloth. First edition. Part of the popular Winston juvenile series published between 1952-1961, which introduced many young readers to science fiction. One of the last Winston juveniles done, the last one by John C. Winston before becoming part of Holt & Rinehart (& Winston).
Sauk City, WI: Arkham House Publishers, Inc., 1976. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Edited by August Derleth and James Turner.
[Sauk City, WI]: Arkham House Publishers, Inc., . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Alternate history novel with H.P. Lovecraft as a character, involving German intrigue between the World Wars.
San Francisco, CA, Columbia,PA: Brandywyne Books, . Octavo, imitation white leather. First edition. One of 1000 copies with inserted limitation leaf signed by McCaffrey. Mystery and romance.
New York: Atheneum, 1979. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Volume three in the Riddle-Master series. "An intriguing, engaging story with a marvelous range of characters and settings. Barron (ed.): Fantasy Literature 4B-117. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature IV, pp. 1813-20. Tymn (ed), Fantasy Literature, p. 137.
New York: Ballantine Books, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Co-winner of the 2010 Hugo award for best novel (tied with Paolo Bacigalupi’s THE WINDUP GIRL). It has also won the British Science Fiction Association's award (2010) for best novel, the Arthur C. Clarke award (2010) and the World Fantasy award (2010). A science fiction / noir mystery novel.