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61 (Sturgeon, Theodore and Shepherd, Jean). Ewing, Frederick R. I, LIBERTINE
New York: Ballantine Books, (1956). First edition, first printing: Hardcover issue. Hardcover. A fine copy in tan cloth (one of the many color variants; no priority established) with black spine lettering; in a bright pink dust jacket with very minor nicks at the extremities and the usual fading to the spine panel. 
The scarce hardcover first edition of the celebrated pseudonymous put-on. The dust jacket (painting by Kelly Freas) trumpets: "Turbulent! Turgid! Tempestuous!" 
Price: 500.00 USD
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62 (Swift, Jonathan). Herrmann, Bernard THE 3 WORLDS OF GULLIVER
(London, England): (Cloud Nine Records), (1985). Collectors Limited Edition. 33 1/3 soundtrack LP. CN4003. Mint LP in a mint pictorial gatefold sleeve. 
The original motion picture score composed and conducted by Bernard Herrmann for the 1960 movie based on the novel GULLIVER'S TRAVELS by Jonathan Swift. The film featured stop-motion animation and special visual effects by Ray Harryhausen. Scarce! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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63 (Tepper, Sheri S.) Orde, A.J. A LITTLE NEIGHBORHOOD MURDER
New York: Doubleday, (1989). 0385260377 / 9780385260374 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a lightly age-toned dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Robert Goldstrom. 
The first in a series of mysteries, written by the acclaimed sf writer Sheri S. Tepper as A.J. Orde, featuring the antiques dealer and interior designer, Jason Lynx. "Reminiscent of Alfred Hitchcock's REAR WINDOW.... A notable newcomer."--Baltimore Sun. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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64 (Tolkien, J.R.R.) Carter, Lin TOLKIEN: A Look Behind THE LORD OF THE RINGS
London: Gollancz, (2003). 0575075481 / 9780575075481 First hardcover edition, first printing. Revised and updated edition. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
An overview of Tolkien's masterpiece and a wide-ranging introduction to the myths and legends it springs from. Originally issued as a Ballantine paperback original, here fully revised and updated by sf author and critic Adam Roberts. 188 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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65 (Tolkien, J.R.R.) Mathews, Richard LIGHTNING FROM A CLEAR SKY: Tolkien, The Trilogy, and The Silmarillion
San Bernardino, California: R. Reginald/The Borgo Press, 1978. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild soiling to the covers, else near fine in perfectbound wraps. Octavo. 63 pages. 
The Milford Series: Popular Writers of Today: Volume Fifteen. Dr. Mathews examines the entire span of Tolkien's fiction, from his prequel, THE HOBBIT (1937), to the last posthumous culmination of his work, THE SILMARILLION (1977). Somewhat scarce! 
Price: 50.00 USD
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66 (Tolkien, J.R.R.) O'Neill, Timothy R. THE INDIVIDUATED HOBBIT: Jung, Tolkien and the Archetypes of Middle-earth
(London): Thames and Hudson, (1980). 0500012377 / 9780500012376 First U.K. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Illustrated with diagrams. 200 pages, including index. 
O'Neill interprets Tolkien in Jungian terms, and offers an explanation for the enduring appeal of the books by establishing an extensive correlation between Jung's theory of the collective unconscious and Tolkien's mythology for Middle-earth. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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67 (Tolkien, J.R.R.) Russell, Gary THE LORD OF THE RINGS: The Art of The Two Towers
Boston/New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2003. 0618331301 / 9780618331307 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in laminated, photo-pictorial boards; in a fine, as-new, photo-pictorial dust jacket. Quarto. Printed in full-color and b&w on coated stock. 
The official and definitive guide to the design of the second movie in Peter Jackson's hugely successful adaptation of Tolkien's trilogy. 600 exclusive paintings, sketches and digital art from the film; with afterword by Andy Serkis. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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68 (Wells, H.G.) Mackenzie, Norman and Jeanne H.G. WELLS: A Biography
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1973). 671215205 First edition. Hardcover. Small area of mild erasure fade to colored endsheet, hint of wear and soiling, else near fine in black cloth lettered in gilt to the spine; in lightly age-toned and edgeworn dust jacket. Index, references, bibliography. 
Massive biographical study, as befits the massive influence of its protean subject, whose contributions--to literature, to the dialogue about the moral consequences of science and of politics, and to genre and popular fiction--are still being measured. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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69 (Wells, H.G.). Wykes, Alan H.G. WELLS IN THE CINEMA
London: Jupiter, (1977). 0904041174 / 9780904041170 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. Quarto. [176] pages.
Presented with more than one-hundred stills, Wykes has written a nostalgic and entertaining history of the films of H.G. Wells, taking us through the major films; the earliest experiments in the filming of stage productions, and the British triumphs. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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70 (Wyeth, N.C.) Johnston, Mary THE WITCH
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1914. First edition. Tissue-guarded color frontispiece and jacket art by N.C. Wyeth. Brown cloth with cover and spine titles and rules gilt. Hardcover. Spotting to the margins of the first few pages of text, page edges display some soiling and light foxing, bumped crease to the lower rear cover, spine gilt tarnished, else very good plus; in a worn dust jacket that is soiled, stained, chipped, and torn. 
Mary Johnston was an American writer best known for her historical fiction but many of her works are of supernatural interest. THE WITCH, set in 17th-century England, deals with witchcraft, and represents her earliest foray into the genre. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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71 Aaronovitch, Ben and Kate Orman SO VILE A SIN
(London): (Virgin Publishing Ltd.), (1997). 0426204840 / 9780426204848 First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Hardcover. Faint crease to the upper corner tips, else very nearly fine in illustrated wraps with cover painting by Jon Sullivan. 
A scarce title in the New Adventures of Doctor Who series. The Doctor returns to the thirtieth century, searching for the source of a terrifying weapon. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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72 Abbey, Lynn SANCTUARY: An Epic Novel of Thieves' World
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2002). 031287491X / 9780312874919 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
The co-creator of THIEVES' WORLD returns to the series after more than a decade. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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73 Abe, Kobo BEYOND THE CURVE
New York: Kodansha International, (1991). 4770014651 / 9784770014658 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Translated from the Japanese by Juliet Winters, who won two awards for the translation of a previous Abe book. A collection of a dozen unique short stories by the author of the Yomiuri Prize-winning A WOMAN IN THE DUNES. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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74 Abe, Kobo THE ARK SAKURA
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988. 0394558367 / 9780394558363 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in a lightly age-toned, else fine dust jacket. 
"Fearing imminent nuclear holocaust, an obese survivalist named 'Mole' builds a sprawling, technologically well-equipped shelter out of an abandoned quarry." Translated by Juliet Winters Carpenter. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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75 Abe, Shana QUEEN OF DRAGONS
(New York, New York): Bantam Books, (2008). 0553805282 / 9780553805284 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. New. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Hidden among the remote hills of 18th-century England lives a powerful clan of shape-shifters whoíve become the stuff of myths and legends. The drŠkon--supersensual creatures with an ability to turn from human to smoke to dragon--are now threatened. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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76 Ackerman, Forrest J. THE PIRATE AND OTHER POEMS BY A VALEDICTORIAN
Rochester, MI: The Pretentious Press, 1990. First edition, first printing: a chapbook original: one of 126 copies produced, ''of which 100 copies are freely distributed.'' Fine, in staplebound faux parchment flapfold wraps. Book Five from the Pretentious Press. 
The poems and graduation speech of Forrest J. Ackerman taken from his #101 Blue Book Composition Book and executed between the ages of 10 and 12 (1927-1929). This copy SIGNED by author Forry to the colophon. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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77 Adams, Douglas LIFE, THE UNIVERSE AND EVERYTHING
New York: Harmony Books, (1982). 0517548747 / 9780517548745 Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket painting by Peter Cross. 
The third book in the acclaimed Hitchhiker's series features the space and time traveler, Arthur Dent, who is trying to prevent the end of the universe. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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78 Adams, Douglas MOSTLY HARMLESS
New York: Harmony Books, (1992). 0517577402 / 9780517577400 Book club edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Jacket code 05547. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket that shows a hint of edgewear. 
Part five in the hilarious and witty Hitchhikers Trilogy, this novel finds Arthur Dent on more adventures while trying to save the world. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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79 Adams, Douglas MOSTLY HARMLESS
New York: Harmony Books, (1992). 0517577402 / 9780517577400 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Part five in the hilarious and witty Hitchhikers Trilogy, this novel finds Arthur Dent on more adventures while trying to save the world. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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80 Adams, Douglas SO LONG, AND THANKS FOR ALL THE FISH
New York: Harmony Books, (1985). 0517554399 / 9780517554395 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Miniscule bumping to shelf edges, fine in a fine dust jacket that shows a hint of age-toning. 
Part four of the hilarious Hitchhikers Trilogy series, this novel finds Arthur Dent and his pals returning to earth after eight years of roaming the galaxy. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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