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"333": A Bibliography of the Science-Fantasy Novel
CRAWFORD, Joseph H., Jr., James J. Donahue and Donald M. Grant

Providence, R.I.: The Grandon Company, 1953. 8vo. Wraps. 79 p. 1st edition. About fine. [97167] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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"Conan, Man of Destiny." In "Fantastic Universe Science Fiction"
HOWARD, Robert E. and L. Sprague de Camp

Vol. 4, No. 5 (December, 1955) Very good. [78696] (show more)

Price: $15.00

This "complete novelet" is the cover story.

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"Dr. Krasinski's Secret." In "The Book League Monthly"
SHIEL, M. P

Vol. II, No. 6 (October, 1929) Tiny bookplate inside front cover, foxing at top edge, minor wear at overlapping edges of cover; else very good. [85115] (show more)

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The cover illustration is from a woodcut of M. P. Shiel by H. M. Glintenkamp. In addition to the Shiel novel this issue contains reviews by V. F. Calverton, Arthur Garfield Hays, Rose Strunsky, Isidor Schneider, et al.

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"Escape into Reality." In "The Humanist"
ASIMOV, Isaac

Vol. XVII, No. 6 (November-December, 1957) Stamped "Marked Copy for Your Attention" on cover; else very good. [32129] (show more)

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Journal issued by the American Humanist Association in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Asimov's article was part of a Symposium on Science Fiction, along with "Science Fiction Comes of Age" by Miriam Allen de Ford and "Science Fiction as an Escape." Also contains "Has Catholic Policy Changed?" by Paul Blanshard, "The Evolution of a Poujadist" by Laurence Wylie, etc.

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"From Science-fiction to Fiction-science" [a book review of] "Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health, by L. Ron Hubbard." In "Etc.: A Review of General Semantics"
HAYAKAWA, S. I

Vol. VIII, No. 4 (Summer, 1951) Minor cover wear, name on front cover; else very good. [92177] (show more)

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According to this unflattering review: "It appears to me that anyone writing several million words of fantasy and science-fiction should ultimately begin to internalize the assumptions underlying that verbiage. This appears to be what happened to Hubbard; his chef d'oeuvre, Dianetics, is the result".

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"H. Beam Piper: An Infinity of Worlds." In "Renaissance: A Semi-Official Organ of the Second Foundation"
COSTELLO, John H

Vol. 4, No. 4 (Fall, 1972) With addresses & stamps, folded horizontally for mailing. Very good. [95289] (show more)

Price: $17.50

First installment of this essay which was published in three consecutive issues of this mimeographed fanzine issued in Berkeley Heights, N.J.

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"The God in Science Fiction." In "Saturday Review"
BRADBURY, Ray

Vol. 5, No. 6 (December 10, 1977) Address label, diagonal crease at upper corner of front cover; else very good. [91944] (show more)

Price: $15.00

Monthly magazine issued in New York.

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"The Real World of Science Fiction"
KRIM, Seymour

In "The Commonweal". Vol. LVIII, No. 10 (June 12, 1953) Light wear; else very good. [26465] (show more)

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1944
HALSBURY, [Hardinge Goulborn Giffard], Earl of

London: Thornton Butterworth Limited, (1926). 12mo. Red cloth, stamped in white & blind. 302 p. 1st edition. Bleiler p. 92. Reginald 06679. Negley 510. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper & half-title, foxing at edges & some pages, some loss of white stamping on binding; else very good. [83891] (show more)

Price: $45.00

Future war & dystopian novel.

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2001: A Space Odyssey
CLARKE, Arthur C

Introduction by James Gunn. Norwalk, Conn.: Easton Press, (1986). 8vo. Blue pictorial leather, stamped in gilt. A.e.g. 221 p. Fine. [87782] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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2001: A Space Odyssey
CLARKE, Arthur C

Introduction by James Gunn. Norwalk, Conn.: Easton Press, (1986). 8vo. Blue pictorial leather, stamped in gilt. A.e.g. 221 p. Easton Press bookplate affixed to front free endpaper; else fine. [87783] (show more)

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GLOAG, John

London: Cassell & Company, Ltd., (1944). 12mo. Yellow cloth, stamped in black. 186 p. 1st edition. Bleiler p. 83. Reginald 06042. Foxing at edges; else about fine in moderately worn d.w. with a few short edge tears & small chips. [84934] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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A Biography of Dracula: The Life Story of Bram Stoker
LUDLAM, Harry

With b/w illustrations. London: W. Foulsham & Co. Ltd. for The Fireside Press, (1962). 8vo. Boards. 200 p. 1st edition. Some foxing at edges; else fine in lightly edgeworn but near fine d.w. [94498] (show more)

Price: $37.50

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A Child's Garden: A Fantasy
BARNETT, Maybelle F

Illus. by Gleb Ilyin in b/w + 4 color plates. New York: Margent Press, 1941. Small 4to. Green cloth. xii, 64 p. 1st ed. INSCRIBED & SIGNED. Fine in d.w. which is lightly soiled & worn at extremities. [49862] (show more)

Price: $45.00

The author, formerly Mrs. Frank Whittier Fuller, of San Francisco, moved to Fourviews, the Englewood estate of her husband, John T. Barnett, near Denver, Colorado. The extensive gardens of Fourviews were the inspiration for this poetic fantasy and are the scene of the action.

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A Circle of Witches: An Anthology of Victorian Witchcraft Stories
HAINING, Peter, selected and introduced by

Illustrated with b/w plates. London: Robert Hale, (1971). 8vo. Boards. 235 p. 1st edition. Lower corner of rear cover bumped; else fine in lightly edgeworn, price clipped d.w. [97271] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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A Gnome There Was and Other Tales of Science Fiction and Fantasy
PADGETT, Lewis (pseudonym of C. L. Moore & Henry Kuttner)

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1950. 12mo. Boards. 276 p. 1st edition. Currey p. 378. Reginald 08497. Fine in d.w. with wear at bottom edge of front panel & piece missing at bottom of rear panel. [96059] (show more)

Price: $32.50

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A House Party: An Account of the Stories Told at a Gathering of Famous American Authors
FORD, Paul Leicester, introduced by

Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1901. 12mo. Red cloth, stamped in black & gilt. 418 p. 1st edition. Smith H-1903. BAL 754, 2369, 6229, 7219, 10916 & 18942. Front hinge starting; else near fine. [85417] (show more)

Price: $40.00

Collection of 12 anonymous stories. A contest was held which offered a prize of $1000 for guessing the authors of the stories to be chosen from a list of 25. The contest is described on the front free endpaper, "'A House Party' Guessing Coupon" appears on the next leaf. An announcement of a second contest with a prize of $500 is tipped in. Laid in is a photostatic copy of the list of correct authors. One person guessed 11 authors on the first contest and was awarded the prize. On the 2nd contest the only the names of correct authors were provided and the contestants had to match them with the proper story. There were 12 winners. The authors were George W. Cable, Bertha Runkle, Frank R. Stockton, Ruth McEnery Stuart, John Kendrick Bangs, Mrs. Burton Harrison, Paul Leicester Ford, Sarah Orne Jewett, Owen Wister, Charles G. D. Roberts & Robert Grant. Several of the stories involve fantasy or the supernatural.

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A King in Babylon
STEVENSON, Burton E

Illustrated by W. H. D. Koerner. Boston: Small Maynard, (1917) . 12mo. Red cloth, stamped in white & blue. 391 p. 1st edition. Bleiler p. 186. Reginald 13640. Bleiler, "Guide to Supernatural Fiction" 1531. Some cover wear & soiling, small stain on front cover; else very good in a supplied dust wrapper of the 1931 Dodd, Mead reissue (with minor wear & tiny chips at extremities). [83871] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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A Life in the Day of ... and Other Short Stories
ROBINSON, Frank M

New York: Bantam Books, (1981). 16mo. Wraps. 261 p. 1st edition. Reginald 32495. INSCRIBED & SIGNED. Fine. [97009] (show more)

Price: $20.00

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A Man without a Country
VONNEGUT, Kurt

Norwalk, Conn.: Easton Press, (2005). 8vo. Blue decorative leather, stamped in gilt. A.e.g. ix, 146 p. 1st edition. SIGNED. With SIGNED certificate of authenticity laid in. Fine. [87750] (show more)

Price: $175.00

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