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101 Connell, Vivian A MAN OF PARTS
New York: Fawcett Publications, Inc./[Gold Medal Book], 1950. B000B4L8CY First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Gold Medal #130; no cover price. Mass Market Paperback. A hint of discoloration to rear cover, else fine, bright, a sweet example; in illustrated wraps. 
"A tempestuous novel of the London stage, its greatest love, and the women caught in the tempest" from the author of THE CHINESE ROOM. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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102 Conners, Aaron THE PANDORA DIRECTIVE: A Tex Murphy Novel
(Rocklin, CA): Prima Publishing, (1995). 0761500685 / 9780761500681 First edition: Paperback Original. Mass market paperback. Corner crease to lower front cover, else a very nearly fine copy in illustrated wraps. 
Novel based on the interactive PC game, authored by the co-designer and scriptwriter for the game. "The Tex Murphy series is hands down the best drama on PC"--William Shawn McDonie. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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(Seneca Falls, NY): Owasco Books, (2004). 0976090406 / 9780976090403 First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Mass market paperback. Fine, in color photo-pictorial wraps. 
Political thriller, SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop. 
Price: 7.99 USD
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(New York, N.Y.): Tor/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1987). 0812533763 / 9780812533767 First edition, first printing: #53376-3. Paperback. A hint of age-toning to pages, a few nicks and minor edge wear, else a fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps. Cover art by Ken Kelly. 
The sixth book in the Dread Empire series. "It has ended. It Begins again. In Kavelin: Lady Nepanthe's new life with the wizard Varthlokkur is disturbed by visions of her lost son, while King Bragi Ragnarson and Michael Trebilcock scheme to help the exiled Princess Mist re-usurp her throne."--Fantastic Fiction. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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105 D'Arcangelo, Angelo SOOKEY
(New York, N.Y.): The Traveller's Companion Series. (1969). B0006BZOH2 First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Mass market paperback. Very good: spine slant, damping to a few pages, creasing to spine, age-toning; in illustrated wraps. 
Pseudonym of Josef Bush, who as D'Arcangelo had written THE HOMOSEXUAL HANDBOOK, and as Bush, wrote the plays ROLLS OF GOLD (for New York's fabled La Mama theatre) and FRENCH GRAY. Young: 901. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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106 Dare, Catherine THE WHIP HAND
Buffalo, New York: Tortura Press Ltd., (1971). First edition: Paperback Original. TP-110. Mass market paperback. Near fine with only the hint of a lean and a whisper of edgewear, pages mildly tanned, as expected; in illustrated wraps. 
Tortura seems to have specialized in S&M sleaze PBOs "For the Entertainment of Adults Only. Sale to Minors Prohibited." Cover art features a bondaged brunette being whipped by a blonde partner while a cigarette-smoking man looks on expressionlessly. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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107 Dark, James (Macdonnell, James Edmond, and/or other house writers for Horwitz) HAVOC!
London/Melbourne/Sydney: Horwitz Publications Inc., (1962). First edition, first printing: a paperback original. PB 124. Mass market paperback. Mild reading creases to rear cover, to spine and to front cover, very small tan spot to front cover, still fairly tight, very good in wraps with front cover action illustration depicting a bound and gagged scantily clad woman, and a man pointing a gun. 
In this second action-filled espionage novel featuring an Australian secret agent, Elliot Carr must discover if his suspect can destroy atomic stockpiles and if that man caused a moon rocket flight to fail. Carr's clue is a beautiful two-timing brunette. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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108 de Camp, L. Sprague THE GOBLIN TOWER
New York: Pyramid Books, (1968). First Edition: Paperback Original. Pyramid T-1927. Mass market paperback. Fine in pictorial wrappers. 
Cover illustration by Jeff Jones depicts "a bold warrior and his sorceress lady." 
Price: 10.00 USD
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109 de Camp, L. Sprague; Frazetta, Frank, illustrator THE FALLIBLE FIEND
(New York, New York): A Signet Book from New American Library, (1973). First edition: a paperback original. Signet #Q5370; cover price, $.95. Mass market paperback. Age-toned within, faint rubber-stamp to top edge, else fine, unread; spectacular, moody cover painting depicts a walrus-faced, scaly, taloned demon, grasping a spiky mace, crouching by a small table displaying a glowing gem, books scattered at his feet. 
Comic-fantasy, one of de Camp's strong suits, set in the imaginary world of Novaria, the setting also for his THE GOBLIN TOWER, THE CLOCKS OF IRAZ, THE UNBEHEADED KING, and THE HONORABLE BARBARIAN. A sweet copy. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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110 de la dominatrix, Contessa EVIL IN EROS
( New York/Toronto): A Stewart Gordon Publication, (1967). First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. Hint of edgewear and rubbing, especially at spine head, very very mild offsetting to rear cover, else a fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps. 
"Lady X flogged him stroke after stroke, until she heard his cry for mercy: 'I will obey every desire--every every desire you wish to impose on me!"' Doomed love and lust in a TPBO, assuredly under pseudonym? 
Price: 125.00 USD
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111 Deighton, Len ONLY WHEN I LARF
London: Sphere Books Limited, (1968). First edition: Paperback Original. Mass market paperback. Very good plus with one vertical crease to front cover, reading creases to spine, light wear to both covers, pages tanned; bound in illustrated wraps with enormous toothy female mouth to front cover, and onset photo from the film production to rear. 
Caper novel released simultaneously in hardcover and paper to coincide with the film, produced by Deighton, directed by Basil Dearden and starring David Hemmings and Richard Attenborough. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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112 Delany, Samuel R. BABEL-17
New York, N. Y.: Ace Books, Inc., (1966). 0553201565 / 9780553201567 First edition: Paperback Original. Ace #F-388. Mass market paperback. A droplet of stain to fore-edge, pages age-toned--as expected, else a very nearly fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps with artwork by Jerome Podwil. 
Delany's Nebula-winning novel centers upon a poet heroine and the effort to translate the language of apparently alien radio broadcasts; the epigraphs are from the work of Delany's wife, the poet Marilyn Hacker. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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113 Delany, Samuel R. EQUINOX
(New York): Rhinoceros, (1994). 1563331578 / 9781563331572 First edition thus. Originally issued in 1973 as THE TIDES OF LUST. Mild tanning to the pages (as expected), else a fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps. 
Erotic novel with elements of the fantastic here reissued under the author's choice of title. "Extreme sado-masochism in imagery that is sometimes poetic and often disgusting--and so intended."--Clute and Nicholls. Scarce in any form. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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114 Diamond, Graham MARRAKESH NIGHTS
New York: Fawcett Gold Medal, (1984). 0449125025 / 9780449125021 First edition: Paperback Original. #12502-5. Mass market paperback. A hint of wear, else nearly fine, in color-illustrated wraps with artwork by Kirk Reinert. 
Paperback original Arabian adventure in Diamond's "Marrakesh" series. Diamond is also the author of the "Haven" and "Samarkand" sequences of fantasy novels. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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115 Diamond, Graham THE BEAST OF HADES: Adventures of the Empire Princess #4
(New York): Playboy Paperbacks, (1981). 087216821 First edition: Paperback Original. #16821. Mass market paperback. Trace of wear to the fore-edge, else a fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps. Cover art features a sword-wielding barbaric woman seemingly modelled after Raquel Welch in ONE MILLION YEARS B.C. At her feet are a rabbit, a wolf and a greenish supine man. 
"THE HAVEN is a superb creation and I have been recommending it to all. The Haven stories are a wonderful experience."--Andre Norton. Fourth entry in the saga of Stacy the titular princess and her animal friends. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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116 Dick, Philip K. THE ZAP GUN
New York: Pyramid Books, (1967). B000EWDIZI First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Pyramid R-1569; cover price, $.50. Mass Market Paperback. Unread, pages age-toned, spine just a trifle cocked, tiny crease to rear cover; thus near fine, in illustrated wraps with artwork by Jack Gaughan. 
"Alien Satellites Circle the Earth--and Man's Only Hope is a Mad Cartoonist." Novel of a futuristic arms race first published as a serial in the magazine Worlds of Tomorrow between November 1965 and January 1966 as "Project Plowshare." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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117 Dick, Philip K.; St. Clair, Margaret THE WORLD JONES MADE; AGENT OF THE UNKNOWN
(New York, N.Y.): Ace Books, (1956). First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Ace Double #D-150; $.35 cover price. Mass market paperback. Very good, with some creasing to the covers, light edge wear; in illustrated wraps. 
Do-si-do debut of Dick's THE WORLD JONES MADE--a tale of a former carnival barker and preacher who can see one year into the future; backed by St. Clair's AGENT OF THE UNKNOWN. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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(London): A Target Book/W.H. Allen & Co. Plc., (1990). 0426203453 / 9780426203452 First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Target No. 145. Mass market paperback. Tight and possibly unread. Near fine with a short, very minor crease to upper front cover. 
A novelization of the original television script by Louis Marks. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Norwich, VT: New Victoria Publishers, (2005). 1892281236 / 9781892281234 First edition, first printing: trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine, in illustrated wraps. A new book! SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop. 
"A delightful debut mystery that's sure to win loads of loyal fans...with irreverent teacher, Dee DelValle, as its sassy sleuth, an endearing, irrepressible band of sidekicks, and warmth and charm to spare."--Kris Neri. 
Price: 13.95 USD
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120 Disher, Garry KICKBACK
(North Sydney): Allen & Unwin, (1991). 1863731075 / 9781863731072 First edition, first printing: trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine, an as-new, unread copy, in slick, illustrated wraps. Cover design by Siren. 
"Garry Disher is a superior writer of crime fiction...KICKBACK is tough, violent, relentless and thoroughly convincing. It may well become the book by which contemporary Australian crime fiction is measured."--Stuart Coope. Introducing Wyatt. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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