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1301 Adhya, Sankar, editor RNA POLYMERASE AND ASSOCIATED FACTORS: Part B
San Diego: Academic Press, (1996). 0121821757 First edition. Methods in Enzymology Volume 274. Hardcover. Fine in green cloth with gilt lettering to the front cover and spine; no dust jacket. 566 pages; list of contributors, previous volumes in the series, author index, and a subject index. 
A collection of papers on the study of enzymes; topics: basal transcription and regulation of transcription, transcription factors, activators, repressors, chromatin as templates for transcription, and transcription elongation and termination factors. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1302 Adinolfi, Matteo, Benson, Philip, Giannelli, Francesco, and Seller, Mary, editors PAEDIATRIC RESEARCH: A GENETIC APPROACH
London: Spastics International Medical Publications, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. 
The themes of this academic work include population cytogenetics, prevention of biochemical genetic disorders, repairing of congenital defects, the epidemiology of congenital defects, and the prevention of neural-tube defects. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1303 Adkins, Jan SYMBOLS: A Silent Language
New York: Walker and Company, (1978). 0802763316 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in tan cloth with black titles to the spine; in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket with a hint of age-toning. 
31 pages. Designed and illustrated by Adkins, this book examines the use of symbols in various cultures, ranging from musical notations to weather maps and card games, arguing even that hats are symbols, marking one's nationality or profession. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1304 Adler, Bill, concept; Chastain, Thomas, introduction MURDER IN LOS ANGELES
New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., (1987). 0688066844 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine; in an age-toned, else fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
Eight of Southern California's best mystery writers team up to outdo Adam's Round Table, the all-star team of New York writers who created MURDER IN MANHATTAN. Includes stories by Breen, Fontana, Fox, Gault, Henderson, Nolan, Russell, and M.R. Henderson. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1305 Adler, Elizabeth ALL OR NOTHING
(New York): Delacorte Press, (1999). First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Near fine in printed wraps, with publisher's promotional letter laid in. 
Romantic thriller about a pair of L.A. detectives on a cross-country manhunt for a ruthless killer. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1306 Adler, Leonore Loeb, editor ISSUES IN CROSS-CULTURAL RESEARCH
New York: The New York Academy of Sciences, 1977. 0890720312 First edition. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Volume 285. Trade Paperback. Reading crease to the front cover and rear cover displays a horizontal scrape, else a very good plus copy in wraps. 
Trade paperback. Scholarly research studying individual action and group behavior, within and across cultures, presented in six sessions chaired by interdisciplinary scientists from 12 countries. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1307 Adler, Renata A YEAR IN THE DARK: Journal of a Film Critic 1968-69
New York: Random House, (1969). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in black cloth with ''thumbs up/thumbs down'' device to the front cover, in a dust jacket. 
A collection of one hundred and thirty reviews and fifty essays from Adler, who was a New York Times film critic from January, 1968 to March, 1969. She looks at work ranging from THE PLANET OF THE APES to Godard's LES CARABINIERS. With an introduction. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1308 Adler, Renata PITCH DARK
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. Fine with dust jacket. 

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1309 Adler, Warren MOURNING GLORY
(New York, N.Y.): Kensington Books, (2001). 157566898X First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in glossy, illustrated wraps. 
"Adler's insight into people, and women in particular, plus his strong storytelling ability, make this a smashing and suspenseful read."--Barbara Taylor Bradford. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1310 Adler, Warren THE WAR OF THE ROSES
N.Y.: Warner Books, (1981). First edition Hardcover. Upper corner tips slightly bumped, else near fine in dust jacket with a fold-crease on the front inner flap. 

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1311 Adler, Warren AMERICAN SEXTET
New York: Arbor House, (1983). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Political suspense set in Washington D.C. with sexual clout and tape recordings make for a believable page-turner. A Detective Fiona Fitzgerald mystery. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1312 Adler, Warren I AM A WOMAN
(Tallahassee, Florida): (Naiad Press)/A Volute Book, 1983. 0930044355 First edition thus: a paperback. This copy SIGNED by the author to the title-page. Very mild creases to lower covers, faint age-toning to covers and textblock, a near fine, unread copy in silhouette-illustrated wraps. 
"The saga of Laura and Beebo begins here, with its somewhat old-fashioned language and a few dated attitudes, but with a fresh and youthful joy in love and lust and all hopeful possibilities that defies the passage of time."--Bannon, 2001. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1313 Adler, Warren WE ARE HOLDING THE PRESIDENT HOSTAGE
New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, (1986). 0025003909 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A thriller by the author of THE WAR OF THE ROSES. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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1314 Adler, Warren THE WITCH OF WATERGATE
New York: Donald I. Fine, (1992). First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Light toning to pages, else a fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A Fiona Fitzgerald novel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1315 Adrian, Jack, edited by THE ASH-TREE PRESS ANNUAL MACABRE 1997
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, 1997. 1889562370 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very fine in dust jacket with wraparound illustration by Rob Suggs. 
The first in Ash-Tree's new yearly collections of "rare and virtually unknown tales of the supernatural and weird." The theme of 1997's entry is "Weird Stories by Women." 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1316 Adrian, Jack, edited by THE ASH-TREE PRESS ANNUAL MACABRE 1999
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, 1999. 1899562885 First edition, limited to 500 copies. Hardcover. Very fine in dust jacket with illustration by Rob Suggs. 
Six yarns originally published between 1908 and 1940--and not reprinted since. "The characters in these tales find themselves caught in a shadowy world in which time itself seems to have no meaning." Edited, with an introduction by Jack Adrian. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1317 Adrian, Jack, edited by THE ASH-TREE PRESS ANNUAL MACABRE 1998
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, 1998. 1899562621 First edition, limited to 500 copies. Bound in burgundy cloth with spine stamped in gilt; in illustrated dust jacket with artwork by Rob Suggs. Hardcover. Very fine. Sophomore anthology from Ash-Tree gathers half a dozen out-of-print tales by authors not inevitably associated with supernatural fiction: John Buchan, Arthur Ransome, Hilaire Belloc, E.C. Bentley, Somerset Maugham, and Ford Madox Ford. 
The Maugham and the Buchan entries qualify as "lost" stories, as neither appears in their author's respective bibliographies. Assembled and introduced by Ash-Tree mainstay Jack Adrian. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1318 Adzerikho, K.S.; Nogotov, E.F.; and Trofimov, V.P. RADIATIVE HEAT TRANSFER IN TWO-PHASE MEDIA
Boca Raton: CRC Press, (1993). 0849393043 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in laminated boards; no dust jacket. 
Translated by G.G. Ryskal and E.A. Zharkova. This work is devoted to discussing and further developing the radiative heat transfer theory. 190 pages; appendices, references, and an index. Illustrated with figures and tables. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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1319 Aellen, Richard RED EYE
New York: Donald I. Fine, Inc., (1988). First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
The author's first novel. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1320 Aellen, Richard RED EYE
New York: Donald I. Fine, Inc., (1988). 1556110820 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. A near fine copy in rubbed wraps. 
Two brothers, both unaware of the other's existence, one a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, the other a professional assassin, experience a mysterious psychic connection that has treasonous Soviet leaders plotting to kill the Premier and frame the U.S. 
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1321 Aesop; illustrated by Edward J. Detmold THE FABLES OF AESOP
London: Hodder and Stoughton, (1981). B000F75WQA First edition thus: limited reissue of the 1909 H&S edition. Hardcover. Fine, in gilt-decorated brown bonded leather, with hubbed spine, maroon satin moire-effect endsheets, bound-in maroon satin ribbon marker; in original tissue dustwrapper. 
Deluxe, limited edition reprint with the wondrous Edward Detmold artwork reproduced in full-color on coated paper and tipped onto tissue-guarded sheets. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1322 Agee, James JAMES AGEE: Selected Journalism
Knoxville, Tennessee: University of Tennessee Press, (1985). Second printing. Hardcover. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket 
A collection of articles from 1932-1948, during which time Agee was intermittently employed by Time and Fortune, two of the most influential magazines of his time. The writings deal perceptively with topics ranging from the atom bomb to the automobile. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1323 Agee, James; Edited by Andrew Hudgins SELECTED POEMS
(New York, NY): The Library of America, (2008). 1598530321 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Small thin octavo. 170 pages; index of first lines. 
Ranging from intense religious sonnets to lyrics for musical comedy, Agee’s verse takes us into the heart of his unique genius, what Robert Fitzgerald called his "sense of being . . . a raging awareness of the sensory field in depth and in detail." 
Price: 12.50 USD
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1324 Aggarwal, S. L., editor BLOCK POLYMYERS: Proceedings of the Symposium on Block Polymers at the Meeting of the American Chemical Society in New York City in September 1969
New York-London: Plenum Press, 1970. First edition. Hardcover. Page edges lightly soiled, with slight bumping to the spine ends, otherwise a near fine copy; lacking the dust jacket. 
339 pages, index. Text figures and equations. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1325 Agin, D.P. PERSPECTIVES IN MEMBRANE BIOPHYSICS: A Tribute to Kenneth S. Cole
New York: Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, (1972). First edition. Hardcover. Upper corner tips lightly bumped with upper page edges slightly rumpled, small spot stain on top page edges, and an abrasion to the front endpaper otherwise a very good copy in a rubbed and shelf worn dust jacket with edge tears on the spine ends. 
This volume contains a collection of papers by various well-regarded biophysisists which cover such topics as squid axons, Cole's Theorem, specific ionic conductances, the theory of ion transport, and more. 317 pages. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1326 Ahern, Tom THE SINISTER PINAFORE
Providence: Burning Deck, (1975). First edition, first printing: a chapbook original: one of 300 numbered copies produced. A hint of age-toning at the very edges of the covers, else fine, staplebound within stiff unprinted wraps; in illustrated cardstock dust wrapper. 
Chapbook poetry collection; the title-page of this copy inscribed and SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1327 Ahern, Tom HECATOMBS OF LAKE
Washington,D.C.: Sun & Moon Press, (1984). Reprint. Near fine in wraps. Trade paperback. 
A collection of short stories full of revelations of human character and sharp prose. "Tom Ahern is one of the most exciting young prose writers I have read. This new collection of tales seems to me a major achievement." - John Ashberry 
Price: 5.00 USD
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1328 Ahlberg, Allan & McNaughton, Colin HELP!: Help!; Car + Car; Make A Castle
New York: Random House, (1985). 0394871901 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in illustrated boards, issued without dust jacket. Small octavo (5 1/2'' by 6 3/4''). 
An entry in the Red Nose Readers series--intended to challenge beginning readers and make reading fun. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1329 Ahlberg, Allan & McNaughton, Colin BIG BAD PIG: Big Bad Pig; Spotty Dog; In The Water
New York: Random House, (1985). 0394871944 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in illustrated boards, issued without dust jacket. Small octavo (5 1/2'' by 6 3/4''). 
Delightfully illustrated with a gleeful sense of humor, these three stories are created for the Red Nose Readers series--intended to challenge beginning readers and make reading fun. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1330 Ahmaranian, John, compiler AN ANSWER TO TURKISH DENIALS: Quotations and Caricatures from Her Majesty the Media (1896-1923): Volume I
Pasadena, California: John Ahmaranian, 1989. First edition, first printing: Trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Light soiling to covers, else near fine and tight in illustrated wraps. 
A collection of annotated political cartoons and short articles published by the British and American presses that strikingly depict differing opinions about the Armenian genocide. 246 pages; references. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1331 Ahrens, L. H. DISTRIBUTION OF THE ELEMENTS IN OUR PLANET
New York: McGraw Hill Book Company, (1965). Early printing. Near fine in glossy wraps. 
A volume from the Earth and Planetary Science Series. 110 pages, appendices, bibliography, index. Figures and tables in text. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1332 Aickman, Robert; with a foreward by Barry Humphries. NIGHT VOICES: Strange Stories
London: Victor Gollancz Limited, 1985. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Slim volume of six posthumously published stories. The late Robert Aickman, grandson of Richard Marsh--best known for his supernatural thriller The Beetle: A Mystery (1897), was considered by many to be one of the finest modern writers of ghost stories. 
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1333 Aiken, Conrad LANDSCAPE WEST OF EDEN
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. First U.S. edition printed in Great Britain at the Temple Press. Hardcover. The usual uniform tanning to the endpapers, else a very nearly fine copy in tan boards with brown spine titles; in a near fine, remarkably clean dust jacket with two short closed tears to the front panel. Uncommonly fresh. 
LANDSCAPE WEST OF EDEN, perhaps Conrad Aiken's most complex poem, seeks awareness to a higher consciousness through an allegorical geography. Aiken was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1930 for his collection SELECTED POEMS. Bonnell A28b. 
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1334 Aiken, Conrad SKYLIGHT ONE
London: John Lehmann, (1951). First U.K. edition. Hardcover. Near fine in pale blue cloth; in a near fine dust jacket with a very minor smudge to the front panel and a tiny nick to the spine head. 
Slim collection of lyrics and verse from the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1335 Aiken, Conrad; Cummings, E.E.; Russell, Bertrand; Pound, Ezra, et alia THE DIAL, April 1922
Greenwich, Connecticut: The Dial Publishing Company, 1922. Volume LXXII Number 4. Mild soiling, a few minor edge tears, thus about near fine, in perfect-bound printed wraps. Digest-sized periodical. 
Subjects include George Sand, Napoleon, Donald Evans. Other contributors include: Padraic Colum, Kenneth Burke, Gilbert Seldes, John Gould Fletcher, Wittner Bynner. Artwork by Henri-Matisse, Alfeo Faggi, Sidney D. Carlyle, Wilhelm Lehmbruck. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1336 Aiken, Conrad; illustrated by John Vernon Lord A LITTLE WHO'S ZOO OF MILD ANIMALS
New York: A Jonathan Cape Book/Atheneum, 1977. 0689306075 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in pictorial cloth; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. Quarto. 
Volume of verse for children by the distinguished American poet and novelist is a bestiary of bizarre hybrid animals such as the Alligatorangutan and the Jaguarmadillo--accompanied by Lord's extravagant and witty artwork, in b&w and color. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1337 Aiken, Joan THE FORTUNE HUNTERS
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1965. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Front and rear endpapers just starting to tan, lower shelf edges lightly rubbed, else a very good copy in a slightly age-toned dust jacket with nicks and attendant wear and tear to the upper and lower spine edges and corner tips. 
Set in England, this romantic suspense novel is based on the premise that if one should suddenly aquire a large sum of money, one would be vunerable to--fortune hunters. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1338 Aiken, Joan DARK INTERVAL
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1967. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Light uniform fading to the cloth covers, otherwise a very good plus copy in a slightly shelf worn, lightly soiled and stained dust jacket with a few small nicks at the lower shelf edges. 
A master storyteller here spins a superb tale of mystery and malice. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1339 Aiken, Joan VOICES IN AN EMPTY HOUSE
London: Gollancz, 1975. 0575019360 First edition. Hardcover. Minor stain on the upper page edges, else a near fine copy in a photo-pictorial dust jacket with a lightly faded spine panel and some age-discoloration at the borders. Albeit, quite a decent copy! 
A novel of psychological suspense about the search against for the gravely ill son of a Nobel prize-winner who has willfully disappeared. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1340 Aiken, Joan THE COCKATRICE BOYS
New York: Tor, (1996). 0312860560 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Aiken's first adult fantasy novel tells the story of an invasion of earth by a myriad of horrible monsters and the band of heroes known as the Cockatrice Corps who set out to stop them. Monster-laden wraparound jacket illustration by Jason Van Hollander. 
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1341 Aiken, Joan THE GIRL FROM PARIS
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1982. 0385179790 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in publisher's special presentation binding: Deluxe red calf-leather with gilt-ruled borders, gilt tooling to the inner dentelles and to the hubbed spine, top pages edges gilt, red & gold head and tail bands, satin ribbon marker. 
Dated 1982, inscribed "Merry Christmas and love from" and signed by three Doubleday personnel to the front free-fly page, for presentation to the author. SIGNED by the author, the late Edgar Award-winning daughter of Conrad Aiken. Unique! 
Price: 100.00 USD
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1342 Aiken, Joan ELIZA'S DAUGHTER
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1994). 0312109725 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"Others may try, but nobody comes close to Aiken in writing sequels to Jane Austen. Here she follows characters met in and suggested by SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, spinning an absorbing tale rich in characterization and diverse settings."--PW. 
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1343 Aiken, John WORLD WELL LOST
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company , Inc., 1971. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Glue stains along the internal gutters (binder's flaw), otherwise fine in dust jacket. 
Energetic telling of a conflict between a totalitarian Earth and free-minded colonists in the Alpha Centauri system. The son of writer and poet Conrad Aiken contributes his first science fiction novel. 
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1344 Aimard, Gustave THE GOLD-SEEKERS: A Tale of California
London: Ward and Lock, 1861. First edition in English. Duodecimo. Hardcover. In three-quarter red leather over marbled boards, lightly worn, and with water damage that is evident in rippling to the boards, bubbling to the marbled paper and to the endsheets, and in pale staining to page edges; front inner hinge split, but repaired. 
Middle volume in a trilogy by the "French Fenimore Cooper," that began withTIGER-SLAYER and concluded with INDIAN CHIEF; this volume first appeared in Paris in 1860 as LA FIEVRE D'OR. Translated, with a brief preface, by Lascelles Wraxall. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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1345 Ainsworth, Ed PAINTERS OF THE DESERT
Palm Desert, Calif: Desert Magazine, 1960. B0006AXBSM First edition, first printing. Inscribed or SIGNED by the author and six artists. Hardcover. Black marker price and date to the front pastedown endpaper, old newspaper clippings (now removed) have tanned the front endpapers, minor shelfwear and mild soiling to the covers, else near fine in orange cloth with gilt titles; lacks dust jacket. Quarto. 
Inscribed and SIGNED by Ainsworth. Artists Paul Lauritz, Orpha Klinker, John W. Hilton, Burt Procter, R. Brownell McGrew,and Bill Bender have all SIGNED or inscribed at their individual entries. A unique copy of this notable and influental collection! 
Price: 500.00 USD
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1346 Aird, Catherine Four signed autograph letters from Aird to John Ball
(1983). Each letter has been lightly folded once, otherwise they are fine. 
These letters, written in 1983 on Catherine Aird's stationery, are 51/2" by 81/2" and are fully SIGNED. They contain invitations and regrets, notices of sending and receiving literary materials and general references to literary matters. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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1347 Akmajian, Adrian and Heny, Frank AN INTRODUCTION TO THE PRINCIPLES OF TRANFORMATIONAL SYNTAX
Cambridge, Massachusetts and London, England: The MIT Press, (1976). Third printing. Hardcover. Light rubbing to the shelf edges with the corner tips slightly bumped, otherwise a very good copy in a shelfworn dust jacket with a small abrasion to a somewhat faded spine. 
419 pages, exercises, bibliography, index, index of symbols. Diagrams throughout. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1348 Aksyonov, Vassily GENERATIONS OF WINTER
New York: Random House, (1994). 039456961X First edition in English. Translated from the Russian by John Glad and Christopher Morris. Hardcover. Faint soiling to fore-edge (nearly invisible), hint of a crimp to spine crown, else fine, in a fine dust jacket. 
"Aksyonov has become...one of the most original voices of that amazing Russian epoch the communist era. GENERATIONS OF WINTER should confirm his place among the giants of twentieth-century Russian literature."--Robert G. Kaiser. 
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1349 Alam, Glynn Marsh DIVE DEEP AND DEADLY
(Pearl River, NY): Memento Mori Mystery, (2000). 0966107292 First edition, first printing: a trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine, in illustrated wraps. A new book. 
"From the Florida swampland, where sudden violent death is a fact of nature, comes Luanne Fogerty with a knack for survival and solving murders."--Elizabeth D. Squire. "Alam has gone and invented a whole new genre--the swamp noir."--John Shannon. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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1350 Albee, Edward SEASCAPE
New York: Atheneum, 1975. 0689105398 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. The cloth on one upper corner tip shows a nearly imperceptible suggestion of wrinkling (production anomaly), else this a gleamingly fresh, very fine copy in black cloth with gilt spine titling; in a fine dust jacket with just a hint of age-toning. 
Superb example of "Edward Albee's finest play" (George Oppenheimer), which garnered the esteemed American playwright his second Pulitzer Prize. "Of all Edward Albee's plays, SEASCAPE is the most exquisitely written."--Brendan Gill. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1351 Albee, George Sumner THE BOYS
New York: Ballantine Books, (1957). B0006AV274 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Light crease to spine, a hint of wear, else fine, in blue cloth with silver lettering and rules; in an age-toned, price-clipped, near fine illustrated dust jacket that shows some minor nicking, a hint of soiling. Jacket by J. Zabinsky. 
"A magnificent job...a gentle, rueful, humorous, reflective book."--Bentz Plageman. Comic coming-of-age tale in a scarce Ballantine hardcover. Contrary to Ballantine's practice at the time, no simultaneous paperback was issued. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1352 Albert, Katherine REMEMBER VALERIE MARCH
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1939). B0006AOJFG First edition, first printing. Mauve cloth with black lettering against cream title ovals to front and spine, grey-black upper page edge tint; jacket. Hardcover. Fine, a beautiful, fresh, virtually as-new example; in a very good jacket, rubbed and with some separation at the folds, a bit darkened, nicked at spine ends. Publisher's response card laid in. 
Albert was "a minor Hollywood actress who was obviously well acquainted with the local scene."--Anthony Slide. "A good reflection of an unrestrained element in Hollywood life."--R.G. Doyle, quoted in Slide. Scarce Hollywood novel! 
Price: 125.00 USD
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1353 Albert, Katherine REMEMBER VALERIE MARCH
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1939). B0006AOJFG First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good only: spine cocked, fading and soiling to spine; offsetting to inner margin of first few leaves and to endsheets; lacking dust jacket. 
"Director Conrad Powers recalls the title character actress whom he helped raise to stardom and then destroyed."--Anthony Slide. Inscribed and SIGNED by the actress/author; Albert also co-wrote the screenplay for Bette Davis's THE STAR. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1354 Albert, Marvin BIMBO HEAVEN
London: Macmillan, (1990). First hardcover edition. Hardcover. Spine ends very slightly bumped, otherwise a near fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
The seventh Pete Sawyer mystery. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1355 Albert, Marvin H. OPERATION LILA
New York: Arbor House, (1983). 0877954119 First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A novel by the author of THE MEDUSA COMPLEX. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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1356 Albert, Neil JANUARY CORPSE
New York: Walker, (1991). Reprint. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 

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1357 Albert, Neil BURNING MARCH: A Dave Garrett Mystery
New York: A Dutton Book, (1994). First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in red wraps. 
March is the season for murder in the third thriller to feature Philadelphia private-eye Dave Garrett. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1358 Albert, Neil CRUEL APRIL: A Dave Garrett Mystery
(New York): A Dutton Book, (1995). First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in light grey wraps. 
Fourth installment in the continuing adventures of disbarred lawyer-turned-private-eye Dave Garrett. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1359 Albert, Neil BURNING MARCH: A Dave Garrett Mystery
New York: A Dutton Book, (1994). 0525937188 First edition, first printing. Hardcover Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"An insider's look at courtroom procedure, law-office politics, bookkeeping, and crime-scene investigation provides a fascinating framework for investigator David Garrett's third appearance."--Library Journal. 
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1360 Albert, Neil THE FEBRUARY TROUBLE
New York: Walker and Company, (1992). 0802712444 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Albert's second mystery about Philadelphia-based investigator Dave Garrett, follow-up to his Shamus Award-winning THE JANUARY CORPSE. 
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1361 Albert, Neil THE JANUARY CORPSE
New York: Walker and Company, (1991). 0802732062 Third printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The author's first novel. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1362 Albert, Neil APPOINTMENT IN MAY
New York: Walker and Company, (1996). 0802732798 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
PI Dave Garrett's fifth calendar appearance is marked by the same strong characterization and plotting as its predecessors and offers a well-disguised twist. Dave and his transsexual assistant Lisa Wilson investigate a complex murder. 
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1363 Albert, Susan Wittig CHILE DEATH: A China Bayles Mystery
New York: Berkley Prime Crime, (1998). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Review copy with publisher's folded promotional sheet laid in. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1364 Albert, Susan Wittig LAVENDER LIES
New York: Berkley Prime Crime, (1999). First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
The sixth China Bayles mystery. 
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1365 Albert, Susan Wittig LAVENDER LIES: A China Bayles Mystery
New York: Berkley Prime Crime, (1999). First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 

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1366 Albert, Susan Wittig DEAD MAN'S BONES
New York: Berkley Prime Crime, (2005). 0425200175 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The former English prof's fourteenth installment in the series featuringTexan China Bayles, ex-lawyer turned herbalist and sleuth. "Albert's dialogue and characterizations puts Bayles in a class with lady sleuths V.I. Warshawski and Stephanie Plum."--PW. 
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1367 Alberts, Laurie TEMPTING FATE
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in near fine dust jacket with 2 short edge-tears & nicks. 
Alaska setting. 
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1368 Albom, Mitch THE FIVE PEOPLE YOU MEET IN HEAVEN
New York: Hyperion, (2003). 0786868716 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"This is the fable you will devour when you fall in love. This is the tale you will keep by your side when you are lost...It possesses the rare magic to let you see yourself and the world anew. This book is a gift to the soul."--Amy Tan. 
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1369 Albrand, Martha NO SURRENDER
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1942. B0006APQRG First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good plus with a mild lean to the slightly faded spine; lacking the dust jacket. 
Well-received World War II novel of the Dutch underground by the German-born Heidi Huberta Freybe Loewengard (1914-1981), who published in the US using the pseudonym Martha Albrand. "First rate suspense."--New York Times. 
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1370 Albrand, Martha WHISPERING HILL
New York: Random House, (1947). First edition. Hardcover. Very good plus in a price-clipped dust jacket with light rubbing and minor tears at the spine ends. 
A fine suspense novel featuring strong character development. 
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1371 Albrand, Martha WHISPERING HILL
N.Y.: Random House, (1947). First edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy; in a price-clipped dust jacket that is lightly shelfworn. 

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1372 Albrand, Martha RHINE REPLICA
New York: Random House, (1969). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket with a minor bit of shelfwear at the edges, a small stain to the rear flap. 

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1373 Albrand, Martha MANHATTAN NORTH
London: Hodder and Stoughton, (1972). First U.K. edition. Hardcover. Fore-edges lightly soiled otherwise a very good plus copy; in a lightly shelfworn and slightly tanned dust jacket with a closed tear to the lower front panel. 
Political intrigue and a layman investigating a murder blend in this compelling suspense novel. 
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1374 Albrand, Martha FINAL ENCORE
New York: St. Martin's, (1978). 0312289413 First edition. Hardcover. Lightly age-toned pages, else a near fine copy; in an age-darkened dust jacket with a mild crease to back flap. 
Novel of suspense set against the glamorous backdrop of the Metropolitan Opera. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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1375 Alcala, Kathleen TREASURES IN HEAVEN
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (2000). 0811829537 First edition. Hardcover. Fine with skeleton-in-Victorian-dress device to front cover, in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
SIGNED by the author to the title-page. From the author of THE FLOWER IN THE SKULL. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1376 Alcalay, R. THE MASSADA STUDENT DICTIONARY: English-Hebrew
(Israel): Masada, (1978). 0899610064 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Upper spine slightly bumped, sturdy and very good plus; in a very good, lightly rubbed and shelfworn dust jacket with tears and accompanying creases, and with a half-inch hole to the front panel. 
Comprehensive dictionary with words, definitions, and examples of usage listed first in English and then in Hebrew. 725 pages. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1377 Alcott, Louisa M(ay) EIGHT COUSINS; or, The Aunt-Hill
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1899. Early reprint. With illustrations reproduced in black-and-white on plain paper. Hardcover. Very minor soiling and a hint of wear to covers, thus near fine, in blue cloth lettered and ruled in navy blue with gilt blocks, device and rules to spine; no dust jacket. 
Rose - our heroine - has seven boisterous boy cousins and various other repugnant relatives. This tale is of how she strips away the "shams of life" with the help of a burly, honest seaman uncle. 
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1378 Alcott, Louisa May LOUISA MAY ALCOTT: Life, Letters, and Journals.
New York: Gramercy Books, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Excerpts from Alcott's journals and letters, in which she ruminates on both her personal life and her literary career. Includes poetry, conversations with her sisters, and negotiations with editors. 
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1379 Ald, Roy THE HAPPY DOG COOKBOOK: Creative Cookery For Your Favorite Canine
New York: An Essandess Special Edition, 1968. First Edition: Paperback Original. #10252. Mass market paperback. Minor creases and edge wear, otherwise a very good copy in pictorial wraps. 
Laugh all the way to the kitchen with cookbook of easy to fix recipes guaranteed to tempt the canine palate. Includes a special section on diet dishes. Illustrated by Randall Enos. 
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1380 Alda, Jan STASTNOU CESTU: Verse
Praha: Statni nakladatelstvi detske knihy, 1959. First edition, first printing. The title may be roughly translated as ''Happy Journey'' or ''Bon Voyage'' Hardcover. A suggestion of fading at the borders of the covers, else fine, in full light-blue cloth with red lettering to spine and author's monogram to front; in a lightly age-toned dust jacket with some minor nicking and crimping at spine ends. 
Short verse poems for young readers, winningly illustrated in a vivid, rough-hewn style; the subjects of the poems appear to range from simple paeans to nature: birds, chicks, rabbits, dirty hands, to more serious, clearly political themes. In Czech. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1381 Aldcroft, Derek THE INTER-WAR ECONOMY: BRITAIN 1919-1939
New York: Columbia University Press, (1970). 0231035179 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in black boards with silver titles to the spine; in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket, slightly faded to the spine panel. 441 pages; bibliographical name index; and subject index. 
This survey of Britain's inter-war economy examines the forces that inspire growth and contraction in the economy as a whole and at the disaggregated level. The performances of the economy are then assessed. 
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1382 Alden, Dauril ROYAL GOVERNMENT IN COLONIAL BRAZIL: With Special Reference to the Administration of the Marquis of Lovardio, Viceroy, 1769-1779
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Tiny spot on top edge, otherwise this is a near fine copy in like dust jacket. 
Tall octavo. This is the first detailed analysis in English of Portugal's governing of Brazil, taken from several Brazilian sources. 545 pages, glossary, appendices, bibliography, index, frontisportrait, plates, maps, tables. 
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1383 Alding, Peter A MAN CONDEMNED
New York: Walker and Company, (1981). 0802754430 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
A Detective Inspector Fusil mystery. 
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1384 Alding, Peter MURDER IS SUSPECTED
New York: Walker and Company, (1978). 0802753892 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Trying to juggle justice and politics, an incorruptible policeman doggedly follows a tangled trail of crime in this installment in the C.I.D. Room series. Pseudonym of Roderic Graeme Jeffries. 
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1385 Aldington, Richard WOMEN MUST WORK
London: Chatto & Windus, (1934). First edition. Hardcover. Front cover damp-stained, else very good. No dust jacket. 

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1386 Aldington, Richard and Durrell, Lawrence LITERARY LIFELINES: The Richard Aldington - Lawrence Durrell Correspondence
New York: The Viking Press, (1981). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. 
A portrait of an extraordinary literary friendship in letters, beginning in 1957 when Durell, author of JUSTINE, moved to the south of France and sought out the English poet Aldington, author of LAWRENCE OF ARABIA. 
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1387 Aldiss, Brian NEW ARRIVALS, OLD ENCOUNTERS: Twelve Stories
London: Jonathan Cape, (1979). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a dust jacket showing a few light spotted discolorations on the front and back flaps. 
A collection of twelve science fiction and fantasy stories including "New Arrivals, Old Encounters", "The Small Stones of Tu Fu", "Three Ways", "Amen and Out", and "One Blink of the Moon". 
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1388 Aldiss, Brian HELLICONIA SUMMER
New York: Atheneum, (1983). 0689113889 Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket that is mildly age-toned. A nice, bright copy. 
The second volume in the Helliconia Trilogy. "A science fiction epic; it is a staggering work dealing with staggering events."--Baird Searles. "This is WAR AND PEACE as distilled through the mind of a troubled futurologist."--Michael Bishop. 
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1389 Aldiss, Brian RUINS
London/Melbourne/Auckland/Johannesburg: A Hutchinson Novella, (1987). 0091678609 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in gilt-lettered black cloth shelfback over textured brown boards; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket and interior illustrations by Salim Patell. 
Departing from the science fiction arena in which his reputation has chiefly derived, Aldiss tells the story of a sad and self-absorbed everyman who recovers simply by acknowledging the power of the human spirit. 
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1390 Aldiss, Brian FORGOTTEN LIFE
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1988. First edition: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Tiny spot of stain on the page fore-edges; slight bumping to the spine ends with mild creases and scratches to the front and rear panels, otherwise a very good plus copy in wraps. 
This advance reading copy was made from uncorrected proofs and is bound in illustrated wraps featuring an illustration by Lucian Freud. 
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1391 Aldiss, Brian LAST ORDERS
New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc., (1989). 0881844586 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Collection of nine stories and five "Enigmas" by the Hugo and Nebula Award winning author of HOTHOUSE and NON-STOP. 
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1392 Aldiss, Brian DRACULA UNBOUND
New York, New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Lower page edges lightly spotted, otherwise near fine in dust jacket. 
Fantastic time travels of Dracula and inventor Joe Bodenland from millions of years ago to hundreds of years in the future. 
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1393 Aldiss, Brian SEASONS IN FLIGHT
New York: Atheneum, 1986. 0689115385 First U.S. edition, first printing: Review copy, with materials laid in--including 5x7 glossy photo of author. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, color photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
"The scope and intensity of Aldiss' imagination is once again revealed in this collection of powerful and evocative stories in which he explores central issues by contemplating the personal problems experienced by ordinary people."--fantastic fiction. 
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1394 Aldiss, Brian SEASONS IN FLIGHT
London: Jonathan Cape, (1984). 0689115385 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, color photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
"The scope and intensity of Aldiss' imagination is once again revealed in this collection of powerful and evocative stories in which he explores central issues by contemplating the personal problems experienced by ordinary people."--fantastic fiction. 
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1395 Aldiss, Brian W. A SOLDIER ERECT
New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc., (1971). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Spine tips lightly rubbed, light erasure abrasion on front free endpaper, otherwise a very good copy in a somewhat rubbed and shelfworn dust jacket with several small edge tears on the spine and back panel. 
The story of a young, brash, and irrepressible English infantryman who is on leave in India during World War II. 
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1396 Aldiss, Brian W. THE MALACIA TAPESTRY
New York: Harper & Row Publishers, (1976). 0060100532 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The adventures of Perian de Chirolo in Malacia (an age-old city where change is forbidden and scholars hold that humanity descended from dinosaurs) which take him through all strata of Malacian society and into its darkest secrets. Jacket by Mon Mohan. 
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1397 Aldiss, Brian W. AN ISLAND CALLED MOREAU
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1981). 0671254537 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The updated version of the H.G. Wells classic finds the main character, the only survivor of a spacecraft accident, taken to an isolated island populated with half-man half-beasts genetically engineered by the Master of the island. 
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1398 Aldiss, Brian W. ...AND THE LURID GLARE OF THE COMET
Seattle: Serconia Press, 1986. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Aldiss's second collection of essays and revelations of the experiences that contribute to and enrich his fiction. Includes one speech and an extended autobiography. 
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1399 Aldiss, Brian W. A ROMANCE OF THE EQUATOR: The Best Fantasy Stories of Brian W. Aldiss
New York: Atheneum, 1990. 0689120532 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
A compilation of 26 science fiction and fantasy tales including "Old Hundredth", "The Small Stones of Tu Fu" and "The Moment of Eclipse". 
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1400 Aldiss, Brian W. A RUDE AWAKENING
New York: Random House, (1978). 0394504259 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket. 
A funny and brutal love story of Horatio Stubbs, an English infantryman during post WWII, and Margey the Chinese mistress he considers marrying. 
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