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21 Craig, Johnny, artwork by THE VAULT OF HORROR
West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1982. First edition, first printing. Fine: twenty-nine 9.5''x13'' loose prints reproducing covers for the EC comic, THE VAULT OF HORROR, printed in brilliant, full-color, with b&w inside cover ads on the reverse, on heavy coated stock; housed in original b&w illustrated envelope. 
Loose portfolio of EC covers, (the same ones used for Cochran's VAULT OF HORROR), here trimmed to include the entire cover; colored especially for this series by EC's original colorist Marie Severin. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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22 Craig, Johnny; Kamen, Jack; Evans, George; Feldstein, Al, artwork by CRIME SUSPENSE STORIES
West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1984. First edition, first printing. Fine: twenty-seven 9.5''x13'' loose prints reproducing covers for the EC comic, CRIME SUSPENSTORIES, printed in magnificent full-color, with b&w inside cover ads on the reverse, on heavy coated stock; housed in original b&w illustrated envelope. 
Loose portfolio of EC covers, (the same ones used for Cochran's COMPLETE CRIME SUSPENSTORIES), here trimmed to include the entire cover; colored especially for this series by EC's original colorist Marie Severin. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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23 Davis, Jack; Craig, Johnny; Feldstein, Al; Wood, Wally, artwork by TALES FROM THE CRYPT
West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1979. First edition, first printing. Fine: thirty 9.5''x13'' loose prints reproducing covers for EC's TALES FROM THE CRYPT and THE CRYPT OF TERROR, printed in full-color, with b&w inside cover ads on the reverse, on heavy coated stock; housed in near fine original b&w illustrated envelope. 
Loose portfolio of EC covers, (the same ones used for Cochran's COMPLETE CRYPT), here trimmed to include the entire cover; freshly colored especially for this series by EC's original colorist Marie Severin. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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24 De La Ree, Gerry, editor BEAUTY AND THE BEASTS: The Art of Hannes Bok
Saddle River, New Jersey, Gerry de la Ree, 1978. First edition: Limited to 1300 copies, of which this is number 1019. Hardcover. Fine; in a dust jacket with a faint hint of wear along spine edge, a small nick to spine head, a tiny closed edge tear with attendant creasing to upper edge of front panel, light rubbing all over. Quarto. 
Profusely illustrated in b&w. This book is devoted to the drawings of Bok, who made his professional debut in the pages of WIERD TALES in 1939, and who is one of only a few fantasy illustrators from the pulp magazine era to have stood the test of time. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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25 Dean, Roger VIEWS
(London): (A Dragon's Dream Book), (1975). B000GR6O2A Edition unknown: a square quarto trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine in slick, illustrated wraps. Text by Dominy Hamiltona and Carla Capalbo. Scores and scores of Dean art reproduced in full color. Still in publisher's shrinkwrap. 
Mind-bending collection of paintings (many reproduced doublespread), b&w sketches, architectural drawings, and studies by the gifted and influential artist of the late 60's and 70's, whose record cover designs for YES remain his most identifiable works. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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26 Donaldson, Stephen R.; illustrated by David Cherry DAUGHTER OF REGALS
West Kingston, Rhode Island: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, Inc., (1984). 0937986631 / 9780937986639 First edition, first printing, deluxe, limited issue: one of 1075 numbered copies produced, SIGNED by the author and the illustrator. Hardcover. Very mild bumping to an upper corner tip, else fine, as-new, in decorative binding; in an unprinted glassine dust wrapper which shows some yellowing and minor nicking and chipping at the edges. 
Elaborate, illustrated rendition of Donaldson's fantasy novella concerning a unique royal line and an unusual conception of magic. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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27 Ellison, Harlan; Freas, Kelly; Ackerman, Forrest J.; Jones, Raymond; Quinn, James L., editor IF: Worlds of Science Fiction April 1956
Buffalo, New York: Quinn Publishing Company, Inc., 1956. First edition: Volume 6, No. 3 of the sf digest. SIGNED by Harlan Ellison at title-page of his Kyben space opera yarn, ''Life Hutch.'' A hint of rubbing, a very very short split at the spine tail, else a very nearly fine, bright copy in color-illustrated wraps with vintage Freas artwork for Frank Riley's ''The Executioner.'' 
Interior artwork by Ed Emsh, Freas and Paul Orban. The spectacular cover art foregrounds one of Freas' wavy-tressed, ornately garbed space fops polishing his futuristic handgun, as a nearly nude woman waits calmly in the center of a guarded arena. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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28 Fabian, Stephen E. ORIGINAL COVER ARTWORK for the Canadian fanzine Energumen 10
[Canada]: [circa 1973]. 7''x8'' pen-and-ink drawing tipped onto an 8.5''x11'' white artboard with the title ''ENERGUMEN 10'' emblazoned across the top. There are a couple of very, very tiny droplets of stain to the mounting board, the corners of which are very insignificantly worn and show one very faint corner crease; else the piece is clean, sharp and bright. 
Dynamic, textured, pen-and-ink illustration on white board by the Hugo-nominated SF artist depicts a bizarre miniaturization(?), soul-extracting (?) machine being operated by a scarily impassive futuristic scientist type. Hugo-winning fanzine. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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29 Feldstein, Al; Orlando, Joe; Williamson, Al and Frazetta, Frank, artwork by WEIRD FANTASY
West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1981. First edition, first printing. Fine: twenty-two 9.5''x13'' loose prints reproducing covers for EC's WEIRD FANTASY, plus one for WEIRD SCIENCE-FANTASY, printed in full-color, most with b&w inside cover ads on the reverse, on heavy coated stock; housed in original b&w illustrated envelope. 
Loose portfolio of EC covers, (the same ones used for Cochran's COMPLETE WEIRD FANTASY), here trimmed to include the entire cover; colored especially for this series by EC's original colorist Marie Severin. Quite a few Ray Bradbury cover stories! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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30 Feldstein, Al; Wood, Wally, artwork by WEIRD SCIENCE
West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1981. First edition, first printing. Fine: twenty-two 9.5''x13'' loose prints reproducing covers for EC's WEIRD SCIENCE, plus two for WEIRD SCIENCE-FANTASY, in full-color, with b&w inside cover ads on the reverse, on heavy coated stock; housed in near fine original b&w illustrated envelope. 
Loose portfolio of EC covers, (the same ones used for Cochran's COMPLETE WEIRD SCIENCE), here trimmed to include the entire cover; colored especially for this series by EC's original colorist Marie Severin. Several cover stories by Ray Bradbury! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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31 Feldstein, Al; Wood, Wally; Kamen, Jack; Craig, Johnny; Evans, George, artwork by SHOCK SUSPENSE STORIES
West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1981. First edition, first printing. Fine: eighteen 9.5''x13'' loose prints reproducing covers for the EC comic, SHOCK SUSPENSTORIES, printed in vivid, eye-popping full-color, with b&w inside cover ads on the reverse, on heavy coated stock; housed in original b&w illustrated envelope. 
Loose portfolio of EC covers, (the same ones used for Cochran's COMPLETE SHOCK SUSPENSTORIES), here trimmed to include the entire cover; colored especially for this series by EC's original colorist Marie Severin. A number of Ray Bradbury cover stories! 
Price: 100.00 USD
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32 Feldstein, Al; Woolverton, Basil; Davis, Jack, artwork by PANIC
West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1985. First edition, first printing. Fine: twelve 9.5''x13'' loose prints reproducing covers for the EC comic, PANIC: Humor in a Varicose Vein, printed in full-color, with b&w inside cover ads on the reverse, on heavy coated stock; housed in the original b&w illustrated envelope. 
Loose portfolio of EC covers, (the same ones used for Cochran's COMPLETE PANIC), here trimmed to include the entire cover; stunningly colored especially for this series by EC's original colorist Marie Severin. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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33 Finlay, Virgil VIRGIL FINLAY'S PHANTASTES
Novato, California: Underwood-Miller, (1993). First edition. Introduction by genre artist, Stephen E. Fabian. Hardcover. New, in dust jacket with vivid Finlay illustrations to the front and rear panel; still in publisher's shrinkwrap. 
Collection of 135 of the best sf, fantasy and weird tale pen-and-inks by the peerless master of the stipple and the crosshatch, and quite possibly the genre's most distinctive illustrator. A nice production on heavy coated stock. 
Price: 24.95 USD
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34 Fitzpatrick, Jim, written and illustrated by THE BOOK OF CONQUESTS
(Surrey): Paper Tiger, (1978). 0905895134 / 9780905895130 First edition, first printing: limited issue; one of 275 numbered, handbound copies, SIGNED by the author/artist. Quarto. Fine, in full black cloth, with illustrations debossed in silver and in blind to front cover, lettering in silver to the spine; in a price-clipped, else fine, illustrated dust jacket. Additionally inscribed and SIGNED by the artist. 
Elaborately produced and vividly illustrated re-telling of the Irish myth of Tuan, The Coming of the Tuatha De Danann and The First Battle of Moy Tura. The artist's signature appears on a tipped-in limitation page with his hand-colored illustration. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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35 Froud, Brian and Jones, Terry STRANGE STAINS AND MYSTERIOUS SMELLS: Quentin Cottington's Journal of Faery Research
(New York, New York): (Simon & Schuster Editions), (1996). 0684832062 / 9780684832067 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Barely perceptible scratches where a price sticker was removed, nearly new, a near fine tight and clean book without dust jacket, as issued. Quarto. 
This fun and quirky journal written by Terry Jones, in the Cottington pressed faery landmark style, is accompanied in detailed watercolor with Brian Froud's marvelously creative and compelling, yet slightly repulsive and sometimes oozing, little goolies. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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36 Froud, Brian and Lee, Alan, described and illustrated by FAERIES
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., (1978). 0810909014 / 9780810909014 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in cream-colored tweed linen with gilt embossed illustration of goblins playing leap-frog to the front cover, and gilt titles to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. Quarto. 
The renowned fantasy illustrators have invented a lavish, descriptive, reference book on faeries, elves and various little creatures with magical powers. Compelling, imaginary folk are brought to life on 147 color and 38 b&w, striking, quality, plates. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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37 Froud, Brian, illustrations by; text by J.J. Llewellyn; designed and edited by Rupert Brown THE WORLD OF THE DARK CRYSTAL
New York: Henson Organization Publishing/Alffred A. Knopf, 1982. 0394712803 / 9780394712802 First edition, first printing: an oversized paperback original. Large quarto. Mass market paperback. Very very close to fine: an unread copy in stiff illustrated wraps. 11x13 inches. 
Faux scholarly study of the Book of Aughra, the tale of the world of The Dark Crystal, stunningly illustrated by Froud, who was the conceptual designer for the Jim Henson/Frank Oz fantasy film that inspired this elaborate and imaginative visual companion. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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38 Hecht, Ben FANTAZIUS MALLARE: A Mysterious Oath
New York and London: A Harvest/HBJ Book/Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1978). 0156301601 / 9780156301602 First edition thus: a trade paperback reissue. Trade Paperback. A bit of rubbing to covers, thus near fine, in cardstock wraps. 
Outre (and banned!) novel of an artist's descent into madness from the journalist/screenwriter. Perfectly complemented by Smith's intense b&w drawings in ten plates and decorative initial letters. Dripping with decadence and scorn. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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39 Hogarth, Burne DRAGO
France. Editions SERG. (1971). First edition. Hardcover. Slight bowing at upper edge of spine due to low quality binding materials, faint age-toning, scuffing to edges, lower edge of rear cover, upper corner tip of front cover lightly bumped; in a dust jacket with mild rubbing and light wear to extremities. 
Printed in French. This is a collection of one of Hogarth's comic strip heroes, DRAGO, a young Argentine nobleman battling post war Nazis in South America, which Hogarth created for the New York Post, after he left the TARZAN strip in 1945. Quarto. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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40 Houseman, Clemence; O'Brien, Fitz-James, et alia WEREWOLF: Fantasy Classics 2
North Hollywood, California: Fantasy House, 1973. First edition: an illustrated monthly anthology that featured a "Fantasy Classic" in each issue. One of 5,000 copies produced. Small quarto. Fine in color-illustrated stiff, stapled wraps. Cover painting by Phil Garris (his professional debut), interior artwork by John Pound, Frank D. McSherry, Jr., Larry Ortiz, Jim Garrison. Laid in is a certificate of authentication from the publisher. 
Houseman's scarce 19th century excursion into lycanthropy is highlighted, along with O'Brien's seminal "The Diamond Lens," "The Third Thumbprint" by Mortimer Levitan, "The Plant Thing" by R.G. Macready, and "The Tortoise Shell Cat" by Greye La Spina. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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