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Hampton Falls, New Hampshire: Donald M. Grant Publisher, Inc., [1992, i.e. 1993]. Octavo, cloth. First hardcover edition. One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the editor Etchison, the artist Tom Canty and twenty of the twenty-one contributors which includes David Morrell, Peter Straub, Thomas Tessier, Karl Edward Wagner, Ramsey Campbell, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro and others. (Joyce Carol Oates did not sign). Mostly original anthology first published as a paperback original. The Peter Straub story "The Ghost Village" won a World Fantasy Award (1993) and the book won the same award for Best Anthology.
Radnor, Pennsylvania: Chilton Book Company, . cloth. First edition. Collection of fiction by Gene Wolfe, Mack Reynolds, William L. Chester and others, with introductory essay on feral man by Farmer and extracts from his memoirs of "Lord Greystoke."
London: Faber and Faber, 1961. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Contains "A Game of Bridge at Blades" from MOONRAKER by Ian Fleming.
New York: Gold Label Books, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Mystery anthology which includes the first book appearance of "The Simple Art of Murder" by Raymond Chandler. Also includes "The Phantom of the Subway" (aka "You Pays Your Nickel") by Cornell Woolrich, "The Old Man in the Window" by Margery Allingham, "The Mark of Maat" by Sax Rohmer and thirteen others.
[London]: A ROC Book, . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Collection of stories concerning the Department of Paranormal Resources. Authors includes Storm Constantine, David Langford, Brian Stableford and others.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1965. Octavo, boards. First edition.
New York: The Mysterious Press, . Octavo, illustrated by Gahan Wilson, cloth. First edition. One of 250 copies numbered and signed by Godfrey and artist Gahan Wilson. 26 stories set around the Christmas holiday.
New York: The Macmillan Company, . Octavo, boards. First edition. The 16th annual Mystery Writer's of America anthology. Author's collected include Day Keane, Anthony Boucher, Robert L. Fish, Ed Lacy and sixteen others.
New York: Carroll & Graf, 1991. Octavo, Hardcover. First edition.
New York: Carroll & Graf, 1994. Octavo, Hardcover. First edition. Anthology of stories. Estleman, Hillerman, Block, Pronzini, Gores, Paretsky and others.
New York: Gnome Press, Inc. Publishers, . Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. An important collection of short novels including "Destiny Times Three" by Fritz Leiber, "The Chronicler" by A. E. van Vogt, and "The Crucible of Power" by Jack Williamson. Norman L. Knight's "Crisis in Utopia" (July and August 1940 ASTOUNDING) "depicts an ambiguously utopian Earth whose trillion people must face up to the potential disaster when an approaching meteor impacts upon the planet" (SFE online). The under-the-sea sequences and amphibious Tritons (genetically engineered humans) from this story and Knight's "Frontier of the Unknown" (July and August 1937 ASTOUNDING) are incorporated into A TORRENT OF FACES (1967), a novel Knight coauthored with James Blish.
New York: DAW Books, Inc., . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. DAW No. 983. Original anthology.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1976. Octavo, Hardcover. First U.S. edition.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1973. Octavo, cloth. First U.S. edition. Classic tales by Le Fanu, Poe, Shelley, James, Lovecraft, etc.
New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, . Octavo, boards. First U. S. edition. Collects thirteen stories by Mary Shelley, Miss Catherine Crowe, Mary Ann Evans, Mrs. Riddell, Mrs. Molesworth, and others. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 747. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 2-40.
[London]: Severn House Publishers, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Anthology of stories on the mummy, authors include Edgar Allan Poe, Grant Allen, Sax Rohmer, Robert Bloch, Houdini & H.P. Lovecraft, Ray Bradbury and others.
[London]: Severn House, . Octavo, boards. First hardcover edition. Issued earlier as a Target Books paperback titled Zombie! Stories of the Living Dead (1985). Collects twelve stories by Lafcadio Hearn, Henry S. Whitehead, Vivian Meik, August Derleth, Charles Birkin, Thomas Burke, and others.
Jersey: Neville Spearman, . Boards. First edition. Collects 23 stories and poems and some other material arranged as a facsimile of a copy of Weird Tales magazine, the stories selected are offset from the magazine appearances. The cross section of stories from is from 1934-1952 with the usual suspects.
New York: E.P Dutton & Co., Inc., 1961. Octavo, boards. First edition. Collection of twenty stories.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1935. Octavo, pp. [1-12] [1-3] 3-270 [1-4] [1-3] 4-272 [1-4] [1-2] 3-267 [268: type statement] [Note: pagination correct, each novel paginated separately], original light green cloth, front and spine stamped in orange, top edge stained orange. First collected edition. Collects RED HARVEST, THE DAIN CURSE and THE MALTESE FALCON.
London: Macmillan, 1970. Octavo, boards. First edition. Original anthology, second in the series. Includes fiction by Eric Ambler, Christianna Brand, Elizabeth Ferrars, H.R.F. Keating and six others.
[London]: Macmillan, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Original anthology. Includes fiction by Christianna Brand, Agatha Christie (a Mr. Quin story), Mary Kelly, Julian Symons and seven others.
New York: Walker and Company, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Original anthology collecting fourteen stories by Robert Sheckley, Frank M. Robinson, Philip Jose Farmer, Robert Silverberg, John Sladek, Brian Aldiss, and others. Includes "The Old Folks" by James Gunn and "East Wind, West Wind" by Frank M. Robinson.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Collects fifteen stories by Brian W. Aldiss, John Brunner, Arthur C. Clarke, Thomas M. Disch, Jack Vance, Roger Zelazny, and others with an introduction by each author.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1972. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Collects fifteen stories first published 1932-1946 by John W. Campbell, Harry Bates, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, Alfred Bester, A. E. van Vogt, Clifford Simak, Fredric Brown, and others. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-437.