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New York: Tor, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Second book of "The Book of the Long Sun." "Second in Wolfe's far-future saga in which religious-political upheavals are shaking a city located inside a super-colossal spaceship. - Kirkus Review, 15 November, 1993.
New York: Tor, . Octavo, boards. First edition. First book of "The Book of the Long Sun." "The first installment in another multivolume, far-future saga (like Wolfe's The Book of the New Sun tetralogy, 1980-87), set inside...well, something—a supercolossal spaceship? a ringworld? a Dyson sphere?—that has its own sun, seasons, and a land surface that curves up in the distance to form the sky..." and "A typically unsettling, utterly mysterious blend of sacrifice, spies, exorcism, cyborgs, ghosts, androids, robots, genetic engineering, gods, computers, and what-all. The clever plotting, solid characters, and intriguing backdrop..." - Kirkus Review, 15 February, 1993. Nebula Award nominee, 1994. Broderick and Di Filippo, Science Fiction: The 101 Best Novels, 1985-2010 #36.
[New York]: Tor, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Historical fantasy. The novel, set in ancient Greece, follows the adventures of a soldier who cannot remember anything past the day his is currently living. 1987 World Fantasy Award nominee. Locus Award winner (1987) for best fantasy novel. Barron (ed.): Fantasy Literature 4A-273.
[Worcester Park, Surrey]: Kerosina Books, 1988. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Collection of short stories, several one not having been in hardcover before.
[Sauk City, Wisconsin]: Arkham House: Publishers, 1952. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Collects fifteen stories by August Derleth, C. M. Eddy, Jr., Carl Jacobi, H. Russell Wakefield, Robert Bloch, Algernon Blackwood, H. P. Lovecraft, and others. "The Churchyard Yew" attributed to J. Sheridan Le Fanu was actually written by Derleth. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 529. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-258.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1968. Octavo, cloth. First U. S. edition. This edition adds "The White Boat" which is not included in the U.K. edition. "Papal domination of Europe has slowed progress and a dystopian medievalism has lasted into the twentieth century" - Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, pp. 313-4. "... a striking work of the imagination." - Burgess, Ninety-nine Novels: The Best in English since 1939, p. 104. With his second book, Roberts came fully into his own as a writer. PAVANE superbly depicts an alternate history in which -- Elizabeth I having been assassinated, the Spanish Armada victorious and no Protestant rise of capitalism in the offing -- a technologically backward England survives under the sway of the Catholic Church Militant. The individual stories are moody, eloquent, elegiac and thoroughly convincing." - John Clute, SFE (online) Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-362. Pringle: Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels #58.
New York: Ace Books, . Octavo, boards. First edition. A near future police procedural involving cyberterror, gaming, and government operatives. "...Halting State is another winner for Charles Stross, a writer who has more than ably grabbed the high-tech baton from last century's forebears — Gibson, Sterling — and is still running laps with it, without any sign of tiring." - Review by Thomas Wagner at the SFReviews website.
New York: Twayne Publishers, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1342. Schlobin, The Literature of Fantasy 921.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1985. Octavo, boards. First edition. A John Thunstone novel. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-318.
Eugene, OR: Axolotl Press Pulphouse Publishing, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Limited to 900 copies of which this is one of 300 numbered clothbound copies signed by Pohl.
New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, . Octavo, boards. First trade hardcover edition. Preceded by the 1975 Nelson Doubleday book club edition. Inscribed and signed by Pohl on the half title page. Collects nineteen stories. Introduction by editor Lester del Rey and afterword by Pohl. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-858.
New York: Ballantine Books, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Inscribed and signed by Pohl on the half title page. A future war story set in a submarine crewed by specially adapted animals. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-312.
[Sutton, Surrey]: Severn House, . Octavo, boards. First edition, U. S. issue. Collects fourteen horror stories. The Severn House titles were issued in the both the U.K. and the U.S.
[Sutton, Surrey]: Severn House, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Collects "The Creator," "Shotgun Cure," "All the Traps of Earth," "Death Scene," "Reunion on Ganymede," "The Money Tree," "Party Line," "The Answers" and "The Thing in the Stone." Edited, with introduction, by Francis Lyall.
[London]: Severn House Publishers, . Octavo, boards. First hardcover edition. Collects four novellas, "The Golden Bugs," "Leg. Forst.," "So Bright the Vision," and "Galactic Chest."
[London]: Severn House Publishers, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Four time paradox stories, "The Birch Clump Cylinder," "The Whistling Well," "The Marathon Photograph," and "Grotto of the Dancing Bear." Edited, with introduction, by Francis Lyall. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 4-515.
[London]: Severn House Publishers, [1986, i.e. 1987]. Octavo, boards. First edition. Collects "Brother," "Over the River and Through the Trees," "Auk House," and "Kindergarten." Edited by Francis Lyall.
New York: Published by Berkley Publishing Corporation Distributed by G. P. Putnam's Sons, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Space traveler is marooned on an alien world after a long voyage.
New York: Published by Berkley Publishing Corporation Distributed by G. P. Putnam's Sons, . Octavo, cloth. First edition.
San Francisco, California: Tachyon Publications Dark Regions Press, . Octavo, imitation leather. First edition, trade issue. Collects eight stories.
New York: Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons ... Distributed by Berkley Publishing Corporation, . Octavo, cloth backed boards. First edition. Collects ten stories.
NY: Published by Berkley Publishing Corporation, Distributed by G.P. Putnam's Sons, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Minor Simak. "On a parallel Earth in 1975 live all the things that disappeared when our own planet branched off -- goblins, gnomes, furry Marsh-people, sharing a simple preindustrial existence with a few humans. An interracial (interspecies?) party sets off through the lands of more problematic creatures (ogres, hellhounds, and whatnots) in quest of something called the Old Ones, and find an intergalactic colony..." - Kirkus Review, 1 April, 1975. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-233. Tymn (ed), Fantasy Literature, pp. 156-57.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, . Octavo, boards. First edition. "Cosy quest narrative involving treasure seekers, robots and ghosts on a future Earth, which has been turned into one vast graveyard." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 61.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. "Most of the Earth's population has been whisked away by mysterious aliens, leaving a few Amerindians, a colony of robots and an elderly philosophical hero who muses on the significance of it all. A fundamentally silly plot gains dignity from its lucid style and humane sentiments." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 65. 1973 Hugo nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-1028.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, . cover art by Richard Powers, First edition. "Space travel, time travel and supernatural entities have transformed the Earth into the eponymous 'goblin reservation.' A slightly uneasy humorous blend of SF and fantasy -- something of a departure for its veteran author." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 156. 1969 Hugo nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-688.