MYSTERY and  IMAGINATION

      on-line Bookstore

 Mystery, Detective, Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror


 
Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
BROWSE BY CATEGORY
Mystery.
Spy and Espionage Fiction.
Science Fiction/Fantasy.
Horror.
Ghost Stories.
Adventure Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Western Literature.
Black Literature.
Plays and Playwrights.
Poetry.
Literary Criticism.
Literary Biography.
Film History and Criticism.
Western Americana.
Californiana.
Children's Literature.
Illustrated Books.
Oziana.
Baumiana.
Signed.
Screenplays.
CHILDREN'S SHOWCASE
COMICS AND ANIMATION SHOWCASE
LITERATURE SHOWCASE
MYSTERY SHOWCASE
PERFORMING ARTS SHOWCASE
SF SHOWCASE
AMERICANA SHOWCASE
ART SHOWCASE
Paperback Originals.
Bibliomystery.

View a complete list of subjects
 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 

Click on Title to view full description

 
3401 Cain, James M. THE ROOT OF HIS EVIL
Berkeley: Black Lizard Books, 1989. 0887390870 First edition thus: a paperback. Fine, an as-new, unread copy in illustrated wraps with artwork by Kirwan. 
Cain's 1937 serial "The Modern Cinderella" was made into the 1939 movie WHEN TOMORROW COMES, starring Irene Dunne and Charles Boyer, and retitled by Avon (with Cain's input) as a 1952 PBO. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3402 Cain, James M. THE BUTTERFLY
New York: Vintage Books, (1979). First edition thus: Review copy with publisher's slip laid in. Mass market paperback. Text age-toned, as usual, else fine, unread in pictorial wraps. Movie tie-in paperback edition with the cover illustration featuring Pia Zadora and Stacy Keach. 
"A story of incest, illegitimacies, and murder in Kentucky" (kirjasta) by the author of DOUBLE INDEMNITY, THE POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE, and MILDRED PIERCE. Filmed in 1982 with Stacy Keach, Pia Zadora, and Orson Welles. Scarce thus! 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3403 Cain, James M. JEALOUS WOMAN
Berkeley: Black Lizard Books, 1989. 0887390889 First edition thus: a paperback. Fine, an as-new, unread example, in illustrated wraps with artwork by Kirwan. 
"Cain can get down to...greed and sex in fewer words than any writer we know."--NY Times. Keyes, the insurance investigator from DOUBLE INDEMNITY makes an appearance in this "sizzling divorce novel set in Reno" reworked from the earlier NEVADA MOON. 
Price: 7.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3404 Cain, Paul SEVEN SLAYERS
Berkeley: Black Lizard Books, 1987. 0887390773 First edition thus: a paperback. Fine, an as-new, unread copy in illustrated wraps with artwork by Kirwan. Introduction by Bill Pronzini. 
Seven tales by "the hardest of the hard-boiled writers."--Pronzini. Chandler dubbed Cain (George Sims under pseudonym) "some kind of high point in the ultra hard-boiled manner." 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3405 Cain, Paul SEVEN SLAYERS
Los Angeles, Blood & Guts Press, 1987. First hardcover edition: one of 750 copies SIGNED by introducer William F. Nolan. Hardcover. Fine, as new, in dust jacket with wraparound color painting by Joe Servello. 
Attractive eissue of the obscure first printing. Chandler praised the work of sometime filmwriter Sims (writing as Peter Ruri) whose big screen credits include the tres bizarre script for the Karloff/Lugosi/Ulmer cult oddity THE BLACK CAT. 
Price: 19.95 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3406 Cain, Peter; Selected and Introduced by FREE TRADE & PROTECTIONISM: Volumes I-IV
(London): Routledge/Thoemmes Press, (1996). 0415133254 First edition. Four volume set. Hardcover. A very fine set in blue cloth with spine titles and rules gilt; issued without dust jackets and housed in a matching slipcase with gilt titles. 1600 pages. 
The Wellesley Series II: Themed collections of contemporary material, selected using "Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals 1824-1900." Brings together rare and inaccessible original works from 19th-century periodicals in the social sciences. 
Price: 350.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3407 Caine, Hall THE SHADOW OF A CRIME
Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & Co., [circa 1900]. Vintage reprint in dust jacket. Hardcover. Contemporary Christmas gift inscription to the front endpaper, else fine in dark brick-red cloth, gilt-stamped spine titles, top edge gilt; in a worn, plain printed light green dust jacket with a piece missing at the spine and upper rear panel. 
Caine's first novel THE SHADOW OF A CRIME was published by Chatto & Windus in 1885. It "launched Caine on a career as a romantic novelist of huge popularity which was to span forty years and produce fifteen novels".--Vivien Allen. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3408 Calder, George; edited by AURAICEPT NA N-ECES: The Scholar's Primer; being the texts of the ogham tract from the Book of Ballymote and the Yellow Book of Lecan, and the text of the Trefhocul from the Book of Leinster
Edinburgh: John Grant, 1917. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Minor wear to the corner tips, nick to the lower shelf edges, else very good in gilt-stamped original green cloth, top edge gilt; no dust jacket. Tall octavo. 374 pages; indexes. Manuscript plates with fold-out supplemental leaf. 
Auraicept na n-Éces ("the scholars' primer") is claimed as a 7th century work of Irish grammarians. This edition contains eight manuscripts; with introduction, translation of the Ballymote text, notes, and indexes by Calder. Scarce! 
Price: 350.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3409 Calder, James KNOCKOUT MOUSE
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (2002). 0811834999 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in color illustrated, glossy wraps. 
The first in a literary mystery series set in the Silicon Valley and featuring Bill Damen, a filmmaker and failed dotcom-worker-turned-sleuth. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3410 Calder, Jenni WOMEN AND MARRIAGE IN VICTORIAN FICTION
New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. 0195198565 First U.S. edition. Small octavo. Hardcover. Two faint water stains to the covers, two small stains to the fore-edge of the pages, creases to page 61, and a few dots to the upper page edges, else near fine; in a lightly age-toned dust jacket. 223 pages, list of dates, further reading, and an index. 
Sixteen b&w illustrations. Introduction by David Daiches. A study of the role of women and the view of marriage in the works of William Thackeray, Charles Dickens, George Eliot, George Meredith, and many others. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3411 Calder, Richard DEAD GIRLS
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1995). 0312130457 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Dark and futuristic first novel of girls becoming evil cyborgs at puberty and infecting their male owners. Jacket design by Megan Greig. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3412 Caldwell, Bruce J., editor CARL MENGER AND HIS LEGACY IN ECONOMICS: Annual Supplement to Volume 22, History of Political Economy
Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1990. 0822310872 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in rose linen with gilt titles and rules to the front cover and spine; no dust jacket, as issued. 
A collection of articles presented by numerous expert scholars at the first conference to commemorate Carl Menger held at Duke University, where his personal papers are housed in the special collections department. 407 pages; bibliography. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3413 Caldwell, Erskine A HOUSE IN THE UPLANDS
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, (1946). First edition, first printing. So stated on copyright page. Hardcover. Very faint darkening to endsheets, else fine, in green cloth with silver lettering and rules; in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket showing some minor nicking and edgewear, jacket art bright and vivid. 
"Charming, sulky, violent-tempered, Grady, the last of a long line of proud and pampered aristocrats, emerges as one of the most fascinating and pitiful characters of modern fiction."--jacket blurb. Novel of the decay of the Southern gentry. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3414 Caldwell, Erskine KNEEL TO THE RISING SUN and Other Stories
New York: The Viking Press, 1935. First edition, signed, limited issue: #177 of 285 numbered copies SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Some inevitable mild darkening to endsheets, else fine, in clay-colored textured cloth with gilt-lettered black leather paste-on labels to front cover and spine, gold satin ribbon marker; lacking the slipcase. 
"A collection of character sketches and incidents in the lives of rural poor Southerners" (Daniel S. Burt), from the author of GOD'S LITTLE ACRE. 
Price: 125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3415 Caldwell, Erskine TOBACCO ROAD
(Shelton, Connecticut): (The First Edition Library), No date. Facsimile edition: Faithfully reproduced from the first edition published in 1932 by Charles Scribner's Sons. Hardcover. Fine; in a nearly fine dust jacket with barely noticeable, short tears to the shelf edges; housed in a fine slipcase. 
The author's first major success was TOBACCO ROAD, about the Lesters, poor white farmers struggling to eke out an existence in the Deep South. Succesfully adapted for the stage; a much bowdlerized film version, directed by John Ford, appeared in 1941. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3416 Caldwell, Erskine; illustrated by Ben Wohlberg THE DEER AT OUR HOUSE
New York: Collier Books, (1966). B000BB0LGQ First edition, first printing. A Beginning Reader. Hardcover. Dark spotted soiling to fore-edge of pages, else about near fine, in pictorial boards; in a very good plus dust jacket with heavy wear at the flap folds, edgewear, a short closed tear to lower front. 
A little fawn walks out of the woods and into the middle of Mommie's flower garden, and Tom and Vivi are delighted. Slender, illustrated yarn from the author of GOD'S LITTLE ACRE and TOBACCO ROAD--set in the California foothills. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3417 Caldwell, Ian & Thomason, Dustin THE RULE OF FOUR
(New York, New York): The Dial Press, (2004). 0385337116 First edition, later printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A mysterious coded manuscript, an Ivy League murder, and the secrets of a Renaissance prince collide memorably in this debut novel of literary suspense that weaves together intrigue, scholarship, art and treachery. "Extraordinary."--Nelson DeMille. 
Price: 12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3418 Caldwell, Taylor DEAR AND GLORIOUS PHYSICIAN
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, (1959). Publisher's reprint. Hardcover. Near fine in black clothbacked bright green cloth with gilt spine titles and rules to a green panel; in a very good, dust jacket that is shelfworn with a tear to the lower front panel. Jacket design by Remy Charlip. 
Taylor Caldwell travelled through the Holy Land and spent years in research to make DEAR AND GLORIOUS PHYSICIAN a fully developed portrait of St. Luke. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3419 Calin, Harold COMBAT! No Rest For Heroes
New York: Lancer Books, (1965). B000MFJ46Y First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Lancer Books 72-910. Hardcover. Tiny chip to the lower front cover, very minor shelfwear and mild creases to the covers, else near fine, and most likely unread in illustrated wraps. 
A gripping original novel of seven men on a suicidal patrol behind the enemy's lines. Based on the characters of TV's longest running WWII drama which aired on ABC from 1962 through 1967 starring Vic Morrow and Rick Jason. Very scarce! 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3420 Calin, William THE EPIC QUEST: Studies in Four Old French Chansons de Geste
Baltimore, Maryland: The John Hopkins Press, (1966). 0801801001 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine, in a price-clipped dust jacket with the rear panel showing some tiny closed edge tears, a few very pale smudges of soiling, and light creasing. A nice copy. 
"Chansons de geste" is the term which designates the Old French epic poems celebrating the deeds of Charlemagne, his barons, and other feudal lords of the Carolingian era. This study utilizes modern literary criticism to explore four of these poems. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3421 Calisher, Hortense IN THE ABSENCE OF ANGELS: Stories
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1951. First edition. Hardcover. A whisper of tarnish to the spine gilt, else a sharp, fine copy in black cloth; in a lightly rubbed, mildly soiled, lightly edgeworn dust jacket that shows some faint corner creases to the flaps, and one very short closed edge tear to rear panel. 
Short story collection and the debut appearance in book form for the author called "incisive, intricate and fiendishly intelligent" (The Nation) and "among the most literate practitioners of modern American fiction" (Saturday Review). 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3422 Callahan, David STATE OF THE UNION
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1997). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
The author's first novel. Review copy with materials laid in. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3423 Callahan, Sheila MacGill FORTY WHACKS
New York: St. Martin's, (1994). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket. 
Brian Donodio mystery. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3424 Callison, Brian TRAPP'S PEACE
New York: E.P. Dutton, (1979). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket. 

Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3425 Calloway, Colin G. THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION IN INDIAN COUNTRY: Crisis and Diversity in Native American Communities
(New York, N.Y.): Cambridge University Press, (1995). 0521471494 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Previous owner's embossed stamp to page 327, else fine, in a fine dust jacket. 327 pages, including index. 
Focuses on eight Indian communities and explores how the Revolution often translated into war among Indians and their own struggles for independence. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3426 Calore, Paul LAND CAMPAIGNS OF THE CIVIL WAR
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, (2000). 0786403233 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in burgundy binding with silver stamping; no dust jacket, as issued. Octavo. 262 pages, including index. 
"This book is for those wanting a baseline or foundation of Civil War knowledge... my challenge was to describe the events of those four terrible years in a compressed and simplified format without compromising the facts."--from the author's preface. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3427 Calvez, Jean-Yves POLITICS AND SOCIETY IN THE THIRD WORLD
Maryknoll, New York: Orbis Books, (1973). 0883443899 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in blue linen with gilt titles to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with a hint of fading to the spine panel. 
Translated from the French by M.J. O'Connell. Political, social and economic aspects are discussed to offer processes for development within third world societies and countries. 327 pages; conclusion; appendix; and notes. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3428 Calvin, Melvin and Heidelberger, Charles, et al. ISOTOPIC CARBON: Techniques in Its Measurement and Chemical Manipulation
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. A near fine book in burgundy cloth; no dust jacket. 
Early book-length treatment of its subject. 376 pages, bibliography, indexes. Figures, tables, formulas and equations. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3429 Cambon, Glauco THE INCLUSIVE FLAME: Studies in Modern American Poetry
Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, (1965). 0253200784 First paperback edition. A fine, unread copy in wraps: trade paperback, now out of print. 
Provocative study of American poetry by the Italian scholar focuses on Robinson, Hart Crane, Wallace Stevens, William Carlos Williams, and Robert Lowell. 248 pages; notes and index. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3430 Cameron, Eleanor THE TERRIBLE CHURNADRYNE
Boston/Toronto: Little, Brown and Company/Atlantic Monthly Press (1959). 0316125350 First edition, first printing. Jacket art and black-and-white interior illustrations by Beth and Joe Krush. Hardcover. Faint dust soiling to upper page edges, very light vertical crease to much of the textblock, else nearly fine, in illustrated grey cloth; in a tanned dust jacket that shows some minor edgewear and a few tiny nicks and closed edge tears. 
MUSHROOM PLANET author Cameron here spins a tale of a dinosaurish monster that stalks the peak of San Lorenzo. This copy inscribed and SIGNED by the author (and the Churnadryne!) Scarce thus. 
Price: 250.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3431 Cameron, Eleanor THE GREEN AND BURNING TREE: On the Writing and Enjoyment of Children's Books
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1969). First edition. Hardcover. Mild crimping to spine heel, a very light bump to upper corner of text block, else near fine; in a rubbed and age-toned dust jacket that shows a few very small areas of pale stain and a substantially darkened spine panel. Notes, bibliography, index. 
Unusually rewarding collection of essays on children's literature (including pieces on time fantasy, on style, on writers Wanda Gag, Eleanor Farjeon, and Rumer Godden), by the much beloved author of THE WONDERFUL FLIGHT TO THE MUSHROOM PLANET. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3432 Cameron, Mary, illustrator THE THREE LITTLE PIGS
New York: Random House, 1942. First edition. Blue cloth-backed pictorial boards and illustrated dust jacket. Hardcover. Fine, in very good plus dust jacket that has a number of short closed edge tears with attendant creasing, some edgewear, and a very small patch of damp stain to spine head. With War Bond advertisement to rear board and jacket panel. 
The nursery favorite in an adaptation by Vivienne Benstead, with the gently comic, adorably warm and fuzzy illustrations by Mary Cameron in both color and black-and-white, including color endpaper painting. An unusually nice copy. 
Price: 95.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3433 Cameron, Stella GLASS HOUSES
(New York, N.Y.): Kensington Books, (2000). 1575665867 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in color-illustrated wraps. 
"If you enjoy Tami Hoag and Linda Howard, you'll love Stella Cameron."--Susan Elizabeth Phillips. A passionate, perilous tale that begins in the murky, anonymous depths of the internet, and culminates in a breathless chase across the Atlantic. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3434 Cameron, Sue LOVE, SEX, AND MURDER
(New York, NY): Warner Books/A Time Warner Company, (1996). 0446518522 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very close to fine, in a like illustrated dust jacket. 
"Cameron comes on like Jackie Collins on smart drugs in this glitzy slice of California sleaze. The murder of the title arrives first, when Nikki Easterly, six, finds her celebrated actress mother bound to the bedposts, dead."--PW. 
Price: 12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3435 Cameron, Sue LOVE, SEX, AND MURDER
(New York, NY): Warner Books/A Time Warner Company, (1996). 0446518522 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed to producer Alan Carr and SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
"Cameron's storytelling is swift and sure, and her authoritative details of the ways and mores of the dream factories of both cyberspace and La La Land seem to carry the stamp of experience."--PW. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3436 Cameron, Sue LOVE, SEX, AND MURDER
(New York, NY): Warner Books/A Time Warner Company, (1996). 0446518522 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Nikki Easterly, illegitimate daughter of a beautiful movie star, has become a lawyer and moved to La La land. Nikki takes a pro bono case involving a young man wrongly accused of murder."--Dawn L. Anderson. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3437 Cameron, Sue HONEY DUST
(New York, N.Y.): Warner Books/A Time Warner Company, (1993). 0446515132 Second printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"Cameron, former columnist for the Hollywood Reporter...makes her fiction debut with a saga about three generations of Hollywood women."--PW. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3438 Camin, Hector Aguilar and Meyer, Lorenzo IN THE SHADOW OF THE MEXICAN REVOLUTION: Contemporary Mexican History 1910-1989
Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, (1993). 0292704461 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 287 pages, five tables, bibliography, and an index. 
Translated by Luis Alberto Fierro. An authoritative study of contemporary Mexican history from the Revolution of 1910 to the presidential elections of 1988, including the consolidation of institutions, the Cardenas regime, the "Mexican economic miracle." 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3439 Campbell, Alan IRON ANGEL
(New York, New York): Bantam Spectra, (2008). 0553384171 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. New. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The sequel to the video game designer's SCAR NIGHT is peopled with unusual characters including a skyship-towing giant, and an angel who only reacts to abrupt shifts in reality. "Flavorsome, original and leavened with a fierce sense of humor."--Kirkus. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3440 Campbell, Bebe Moore YOUR BLUES AIN'T LIKE MINE
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1992). 0399137467 First edition. SIGNED by the African-American author to the title-page. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Repercussions are felt for decades in a dozen lives after a racist beating turns to cold-blooded murder in a small Mississippi town of the 1950s. "...Campbell has a strong creative voice."--THE WASHINGTON POST. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3441 Campbell, Harlen MONKEY ON A CHAIN
New York: Doubleday, (1993). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
Review copy with materials laid in. The author's fiction debut. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3442 Campbell, John W. ISLANDS OF SPACE
Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, (1956). First edition; 1805 copies printed, earliest state binding. Jacket by Ric Binkley. Hardcover. Mild foxing to page edges, some darkening to front inner hinge, thus nearly fine, in blue cloth with gilt lettering and rules to spine; in a very nearly fine dust jacket that shows negligible edgewear, some tanning and faint foxing, especially to folds. 
Second entry in Campbell's popular series about the adventurous trio: leading physicist Dr. Richard Arcot, brilliant mathematician Robert Morey, and chemistry genius turned air pirate Wade. First seen in Amazing Stories Quarterly in Spring of 1931. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3443 Campbell, John W.; edited, with an introduction by Lester del Rey THE BEST OF JOHN W. CAMPBELL
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1976). First edition, first printing, issued by the Science Fiction Book Club; with the code "G-13" on page 306; jacket code, 2199. Hardcover. Very good in a shelfworn dust jacket. Jacket painting (of the "thing" from "Who Goes There?" by Chet Jezierski. 
Collects "The Last Evolution"; "Twilight"; "The Machine"; "The Invaders"; "Rebellion"; "Blindness"; "Elimination"; "Forgetfulness"; "Out of Night"; "Cloak of Aesir"; "Who Goes There?"; "Space for Industry"; afterword by Mrs. Campbell. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3444 Campbell, Judith ROYALTY ON HORSEBACK
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company , Inc., (1974). 0385088515 First U.S. edition. Quarto. Hardcover. Faint scratch to the front cover, else near fine in blue boards with gilt lettering to the spine; in a color photo-pictorial dust jacket with some creasing to the lamination (production flaw). 
141 pages, frontispiece photographs of various English royalty on horseback, fifteen b&w photographs, and eighty-two b&w photographs. A history of English royalty as horse-riders from the Normans to the Royal Family of the 1970's. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3445 Campbell, Marilyn PRETTY MAIDS IN A ROW
New York: Villard, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
Review copy with materials laid in. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3446 Campbell, Mike CAPITALISM IN THE UK: A Perspective from Marxist Political Economy
London: Croom Helm, (1981). 0709900902 First edition. Near fine in red wraps. 
204 pages; Notes, bibliography, index. Figures and tables. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3447 Campbell, Norman Robert MODERN ELECTRICAL THEORY: Supplementary Chapters: Chapter XV: Series Spectra
Cambridge: At the University Press, 1921. B0008D05Q8 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild foxing to the endsheets and to the first few pages, covers somewhat soiled, short tears and wear to the spine ends and to the corner tips, still very good and sturdy in green linen with titles stamped in black; no dust jacket. 
The first in the Cambridge Physical Series of monographs intended to supplement, update and enhance each chapter of the original work MODERN ELECTRICAL THEORY. This Series Spectra monograph is based on Bohr's theory. 110 pages; and index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3448 Campbell, R. Gordon FOUNDATIONS OF FLUID FLOW THEORY
Reading, Massachusetts: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, (1973). First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in light orange cloth, titled in gilt; no dust jacket. 
434 pages, appendices, index. Photographs, figures and equations. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3449 Campbell, R. Wright THE SPY WHO SAT AND WAITED
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1975). 399114246 First edition. Hardcover. Droplets of surplus binding glue (production flaw) to lower page edges, tiny nick to upper edge of front cover, else near fine, in illustrated dust jacket with very light rubbing, edgewear, nicking and some very short closed edge tears with mild creasing. 
Debut novel for the TV and film writer who would later hit the big time as "Robert" Campbell, author of the Jimmy Flannery series commencing with the Edgar-winner, THE JUNKYARD DOG. This is an espionage thriller set in the Orkney Islands during WWII. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3450 Campbell, Ramsey MIDNIGHT SUN
(London): Macdonald, (1990). 0356186504 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Pages age-toned, as expected, else fine; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. 
"Gripping story of a man who attempts to usher in the return of a nebulous ice-creature that will overwhelm the planet."--S.T. Joshi. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3451 Campbell, Ramsey OBSESSION
New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, (1985). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket. 
A thriller by the author of such highly acclaimed novels as THE PARASITE and THE NAMELESS. Jacket illustration by Stephen Gorman. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3452 Campbell, Ramsey MIDNIGHT SUN
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1991). 0312850514 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very close to fine, in a fine, if faintly age-toned and rubbed, illustrated dust jacket. 
"An alien ice-entity apparently seeks entry to the world through the mind of a children's writer. In its fusion of horror with awe, MIDNIGHT SUN shows the influence of Algernon Blackwood and Arthur Machen as well as Lovecraft."--wikipedia. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3453 Campbell, Ramsey THE LONG LOST
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1993). 0312858256 Second printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"The reader is, at various times, entranced, mystified, disturbed, appalled, provoked, and amused. Only twice before--in THE INFLUENCE and MIDNIGHT SUN--has Campbell written at such a pitch of creative intensity."--Joel Lane. 
Price: 12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3454 Campbell, Robert BONEYARDS
New York: Pocket, (1992). 0671703196 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
From the author of JUICE, ALICE IN LA-LA LAND and SWEET LA-LA LAND. Sergeant Ray Sharkey has been left out to dry by the new candidate for mayor in Chicago. With his reputation crumbling and his wife dying, Sharkey tries to investigate a murder. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3455 Campbell, Robert SWEET LA-LA LAND
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Tokyo: Poseidon Press, (1990). 067164484X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Tanning to one signature of the textblock, else fine, in a fine, if faintly age-toned, pictorial dust jacket. 
"Down-at-the-heels Hollywood private eye Whistler promises his old flame Faye that he'll find her 15-year-old son whom she hasn't seen in 11 years and who is part of a 'family' of street hustlers."--PW. Sequel to IN LA-LA LAND WE TRUST. 
Price: 12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3456 Campbell, Robert NIBBLED TO DEATH BY DUCKS
New York: Pocket Books, (1989). 0671675850 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"The versatile inventor of the La-La Land and Jack Hatch series, Campbell here features his other hero, Jim Flannery of the Edgar-winning THE JUNKYARD DOG."--Publisher's Weekly. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3457 Canfield, Louise M.; Krinsky, Norman I.; and Olson, James A., editors CAROTENOIDS IN HUMAN HEALTH
New York, New York: The New York Academy of Sciences, 1993. 0897668286 First edition. Trade paperbound. Minor scratches to the rear cover, else fine in illustrated glossy wraps. 
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Volume 691. The papers in this volume were presented at the conference held in San Diego, California entitled "Carotenoids in Human Health." 300 pages with subject and contributor indexes. Illustrated. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3458 Canin, Ethan EMPEROR OF THE AIR: Stories
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1988. 0395429765 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Uniform mild toning to textblock, else fine; in an illustrated dust jacket that is slightly faded to the spine panel, otherwise fine. 
Canin's debut story collection, this copy inscribed and SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3459 Canin, Ethan BLUE RIVER
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1991. 0395498546 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket that shows a hint of age-toning. Jacket illustration: ''Rowboat'' by David Park. 
Canin's second book and first novel--following his rhapsodically reviewed debut short story collection, EMPEROR OF THE AIR. "Canin's gift is for the effortless flow of story, usually narrated in a voice that is gentle and rueful."--Dan Cryer. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3460 Cannell, Dorothy FEMMES FATAL
New York: Bantam Books, (1992). 0553088467 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"As her marriage begins to falter, Ellie Haskell seeks assistance from Fully Female, an organization devoted to putting the zest back into married life, and finds herself also involved in a murder investigation. By the author of THE THIN WOMAN."--Ingram. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3461 Cannell, Dorothy FEMMES FATAL
New York: Bantam Books, (1992). First edition. Hardcover. An attractive bookplate (designed by Edward Gorey) affixed to the front endpaper, otherwise fine in dust jacket. 
Inscribed, SIGNED, and dated by the author. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3462 Cannell, Stephen J. HOLLYWOOD TOUGH
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2003). 0312291027 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
LAPD Sergeant Shane Scully, hero of THE TIN COLLECTORS and THE VIKING FUNERAL, steps in when organized crime tries to take over the film craft unions in Hollywood. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3463 Cannell, Stephen J. KING CON
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., (1997). 0688147763 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"New Jersey mobsters Tommy and Joe Rina kill the star witness in the state's case against them, and 'King Con' Beano X. Bates plots revenge in the form of an elaborate sting."'--Library Journal. Thriller from the pen of the veteran TV writer. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3464 Canning, Victor PYTHON PROJECT
New York: William Morrow, 1968. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Faint stain to the lower page edges, else a near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 
A Rex Carver novel. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3465 Canning, Victor THE MASK OF MEMORY
New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1975. 0688028896 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a like, lightly rubbed illustrated dust jacket that shows a trace of age-toning and very light edge wear. 
The wife of a high-ranking government security chief has a strange love affair against a background of power politics. From the author of THE FINGER OF SATURN and THE RAINBIRD PATTERN. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3466 Canning, Victor THE SATAN SAMPLER
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1980. 0688036120 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket that shows mild age-toning and rubbing. 
Canning wrote thirty-five thrillers, the best of which are some of the finest ever written in this genre. "...one of the prime candidates...for the all-time pro in the suspense field."--Ross Thomas. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3467 Canning, Victor THE SATAN SAMPLER
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1980. 0688036120 Second printing. Hardcover. Very nearly fine in an illustrated dust jacket that shows very light age-toning. 
The thirty-fifth novel from the author of BIRDCAGE and QUEEN'S PAWN. A man is plunged into a web of intrigue when he inherits his brother's English estate. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3468 Canning, Victor VANISHING POINT
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1983. 0688011071 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in silver-lettered, pale-blue cloth shelfback over cream boards; in a midly age-toned, else fine dust jacket which shows one tiny tiny edge tear to lower rear panel. 
When art forger Maurice Crillon's mother dies, mysteries about his birth are uncovered that entangle him in an adventure that makes him the quarry of two nations and the Mafia. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3469 Canning, Victor THE BIRDS OF A FEATHER
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., (1985). 0688042201 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
An English aristocrat whose extensive art collection, most of it acquired from behind the Iron Curtain, will be left to his country upon his death, which may be sooner than he thinks. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3470 Cannon, Taffy A POCKETFUL OF KARMA
New York: Caroll & Graf Publishers, Inc., (1993). 0881849065 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in gilt-lettered black cloth shelfback over russet boards; in a fine, if faintly age-toned, illustrated dust jacket that shows just a hint of wear at the extremities. 
"Funny, tough, smart, moving, this is a mystery debut that should not be missed. Move over Grafton and Paretsky."--Wendy Hornsby. First appearance of disenchanted lawyer/sleuth Nan Robinson. Los Angeles setting. SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3471 Cannon, Taffy TANGLED ROOTS
New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc., (1995). 0786701374 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
"If reviewers gave roses, Taffy Cannon would receive dozens of the finest long-stemmed blossoms. Nan Robinson is wonderful company for mystery lovers."--Nancy Pickard. Dated and SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3472 Cannon, Taffy PARADISE LOST
Palo Alto/McKinleyville: Perserverance Press/John Daniel & Company, 2005. 1880284804 First edition, first printing: a trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine in illustrated wraps. SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop. 
Suspense novel opens with the kidnapping of two women from a Santa Barbara spa--a college student and a famous actress. Local cop Suzanne Mathis, aided by agents from the FBI, searches for the bad guys while also trying to curb a blood-thirsty press. 
Price: 13.95 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3473 Canter, Mackenzie INDICTMENT
New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc., (1994). 0786700734 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
This first novel offers up a story of Southern manners and morals in the guise of a mystery set in the New South. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3474 Cantor, Jay KRAZY KAT: A Novel in Five Panels
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988. 0394550250 Second printing; so stated on copyright page. Hardcover. Fine, in cream-lettered black cloth shelfback over cream boards with black line decoration after Herriman; in an age-darkened, thus near fine, illustrated dust jacket; with artwork by Steven Guarnaccia, after Herriman. 
"Successfully combines social satire and psychological insight into a blackly comic tour-de-force using George Herriman's old comic characters to explore the psychosexual underpinnings of the atomic age."--Lawrence Rungren. 
Price: 12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3475 Cantor, Milton THE DIVIDED LEFT: American Radicalism 1900-1975
New York: Hill and Wang, (1978). 0809039079 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. 
An analytical account of radical parties, leaders and the influences of radical movements in the United States from 1900 to 1975. 248 pages; with index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3476 Cantore, Enrico ATOMIC ORDER: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Microphysics
Cambridge, Massachusetts and London, England: The MIT Press, (1969). 0262530287 First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. Mild soiling to the edges, else near fine in glossy wraps. 
A detailed and well-researched work offering an introduction to the philosophy of atomic physics. 334 pages; figures; tables; selected bibliography; and index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3477 Cantrell, Lisa W. BONEMAN
New York: Tor, (1992). First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with traces of wear to the extremities. 

Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3478 Cantrell, Lisa W. BONEMAN
New York: Tor, (1992). 0312853076 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. With the exception of a publicity agent's card stapled to the front, this is a fine copy in wraps. 
Unnatural evil and voodoo curses propel the gang struggle in a small city in North Carolina and police detective Dallas Reid has never seen anything like it. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3479 Canuto, V., editor ROLE OF MAGNETIC FIELDS IN PHYSICS AND ASTROPHYSICS
New York, New York: The New York Academy of Sciences, 1975. 0890720126 First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. Lower spine end bumped with a half-inch tear, else a very good plus, tight copy in blue wraps. 226 pages; figures; graphs; references. 
Volume 257 in the Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences series. This monograph offers a history of progress made in the field through a collection of essays presented by scientists at a conference on magnetic fields in physics and astrophysics. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3480 Caper, Robert, M.D. IMMATERIAL FACTS: Freud's Discovery of Psychic Reality and Klein's Development of His Work
Northvale, New Jersey: Jason Aronson Inc., (1988). 0876689918 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 266 pages, olive marbled endpapers, references, and an index. 
Foreword by Hanna Segal. This informative book focuses on the work of Sigmund Freud and British psychoanalyst Melanie Klein. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3481 Capes, Bernard THE BLACK REAPER
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, 1998. 1899562524 First thus, limited to 600 copies. Hardcover. Very fine in pictorial dust jacket with illustration by Richard Lamb depicting a deranged puritan-garbed reaper squeezing blood from a fistful of wheat. Edited by Hugh Lamb. 
Twenty-three tales: of terrors from beyond the grave, of werewolves, lost souls, and vengeful suicides by the prolific but neglected Edwardian novelist and short story writer. With foreword by Ian Burns and introduction by Hugh Lamb. Bibliography. 
Price: 60.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3482 Capote, Truman LOCAL COLOR
New York: Random House, (1950). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Neat penciled signature (Burl Ives?) to the front endpaper, mild lean to the spine, shelfworn, else very good; lacking the dust jacket. 
A collection of Capote's travel essays with photographs by Cecil Beaton, Bill Brandt, Henri Cartier-Bresson, and others. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3483 Capote, Truman THE GRASS HARP: A Play
New York: Random House, (1952). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A fine copy in decorative boards with paste-on illustration; in a nearly fine, pictorial dust jacket that shows some tanning to the spine and rear panel, and a few nicks and a minor crease. A nice copy. 
Capote's play, based on his autobiographical novella, illustrated with photos from the original 1952 Broadway production directed by Robert Lewis, designed by Cecil Beaton, with music by Virgil Thomson. Later musicalized and filmed. Scarce! 
Price: 300.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3484 Capote, Truman THE GRASS HARP
New York: Random House, (1951). First edition, first printing. First issue binding. Hardcover. Faint brown offsetting to the front endpaper, from old newspaper clippings (now removed), else near fine in beige oatmeal cloth; in a near fine, price-clipped dust jacket with mild edge wear and minor soiling to the rear panel. 
Truman Capote's autobiographical novella. 
Price: 250.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3485 Capote, Truman MUSIC FOR CHAMELEONS: New Writing
New York: Random House, (1980). 0394514645 Book Club edition. Hardcover. Fine, in black cloth with silver lettering; in a mildly age-toned dust jacket. 
Collects: MUSIC FOR CHAMELEONS, HANDCARVED COFFINS, CONVERSATIONAL PORTRAITS. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3486 Capote, Truman THE THANKSGIVING VISITOR
New York: Random House, (1967). First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author to a blank leaf. Hardcover. Fine in gilt-lettered and ruled chianti-cloth shelfback over tan boards; in near fine, lightly nicked slipcase with paste-on photo-illustrated title label. 
Nicely produced edition of a story which originally appeared in the pages of McCall's magazine. "Without a drop of schmaltz, Capote explores issues of graciousness, compassion and forgiveness."--PW. 
Price: 450.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3487 Capote, Truman THE THANKSGIVING VISITOR
New York: Random House, (1967). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in gilt-lettered and ruled chianti-cloth shelfback over tan boards; in lightly worn very good slipcase with paste-on photo-illustrated title label. 
Nicely produced edition of a story which originally appeared in the pages of McCall's magazine. "Without a drop of schmaltz, Capote explores issues of graciousness, compassion and forgiveness."--PW. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3488 Capote, Truman ONE CHRISTMAS
New York: Random House, (1983). First edition, first printing. One of 500 specially bound numbered copies, SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in gilt-stamped black cloth; in a fine original publisher's slipcase. Slim octavo. 41 pages. 
Young Truman Capote is sent from his childhood home and his beloved cousin Miss Sook to New Orleans, to a father he's never met. Capote learns the painful truths about his father, about Santa Claus, and about love lost and found. 
Price: 750.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3489 Capote, Truman OTHER VOICES, OTHER ROOMS
New York: Random House, [1968]. 039443949X Reprint of the Twentieth-Anniversary Edition. SIGNED by the author to the second blank leaf. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Debut novel from the young author whose short stories had already caused a stir. "Set in the south, among decaying plantations and eccentric relatives, it was one of the first American novels to openly deal with homosexual themes."--Aaron Krach. 
Price: 250.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3490 Capote, Truman THE WHITE ROSE
Newton, Iowa: Tamazunchale Press, 1987. First edition, first printing. One of 250 copies printed. Hardcover. Fine in full white vellum, with gilt spine and cover titles, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. 
A miniature book (1 3/4" by 2 1/2"). Tipped in frontispiece. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3491 Capp, Al THE HARDHAT'S BEDTIME STORY BOOK
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1971). First edition. Hardcover. Illustrated by the author. Near fine in very lightly rubbed dust jacket. 
Satiric stories of the practice of conservatism. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3492 Capps, Benjamin THE TRAIL TO OGALLALA
New York: Meredith Press, (1968). Fifth printing. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket with very minor shelf wear. 
1965 Spur Award for Best Western Novel of the Year. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3493 Caputo, Philip DELCORSO'S GALLERY
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1983). 0030582776 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine photo-pictorial dust jacket that shows a hint of age-toning and a trace of edge wear. 
The saga of two competing photo-journalists beginning with the final days of the Vietnam war through war-ravaged Beirut. By the author of HORN OF AFRICA. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3494 Caputo, Philip EQUATION FOR EVIL
(New York): HarperCollinsPublishers, (1996). First edition. Hardcover. Very nearly fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 
"...a riveting novel of suspense that takes dead aim at issues of violence, accountability, and racial unrest that threaten the very fabric of contemporary society. It is not to be missed."--Les Standiford. By the author of A RUMOR OF WAR. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3495 Caputti, Anthony STORMS AND SON
New York: Atheneum, 1985. First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with mere traces of shelfwear to the edges. 

Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3496 Caras, Roger A. THE CUSTER WOLF: Biography of an American Renegade
New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, (1979). First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine in a price-clipped dust jacket. 
A classic animal biography describing the fabled wolf that terrorized Custer, North Dakota between 1915 and 1920 and caused a reaction against predators that encompassed the midwest. Part fact, part fiction. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3497 Caratheodory, C. CONFORMAL REPRESENTATION
(London): Cambridge at the University Press, 1958. Second edition; second printing: Trade paperback. Trade Paperback. Vey mild age-toning to the spine, else near fine in printed wraps with french-fold flaps. 115 pages; bibliographic notes. 
Volume 28 in the Cambridge Tracts in Mathematics and Mathematical Physics series edited by P. Hall and F. Smithies. The second edition of the author's researched tract contains an additional chapter on the theorem of Poincare and Koebe on uniformisation. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3498 Carballido, Emilio THE GOLDEN THREAD And Other Plays
Austin and London: University of Texas Press, (1970). 0292700393 First edition, first printing. Translated by Margaret Sayers Peden. Hardcover. Patch of dampstaining to upper fore-edge and small area of top page edges, thus very good; in sea-green cloth with gilt spine stamping; in a very nearly fine illustrated dust jacket with minor nicking at the spine ends. 
Collection of the Mexican playwright's richly poetic, deliciously theatrical plays--forays into the surreal, the fantastic and the macabre, including: THE MIRROR, THESEUS, THE TIME AND THE PLACE, THE INTERMEDIATE ZONE, THE CLOCKMAKER FROM CORDOBA. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3499 Carcaterra, Lorenzo CHASERS
New York: Ballantine Books, (2007). 034541098X First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Set three years after APACHES, ex-NYPD detective, Giovanni "Boomer" Frontieri has reassembled the two surviving members of his original crew in order to avenge the death of his niece--gunned down during a drug-related hit. 
Price: 12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3500 Card, Orson Scott RED PROPHET: The Tales of Alvin Maker II
(New York, NY): Tor, (1988). 0312930437 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild bump (production flaw?) to lower edge of front board, else fine, as-new, in a fine, if faintly age-toned, as-new, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket art by Dennis Nolan. Map-decorated endsheets. 
"Young Alvin Miller's magical talent for making things whole becomes the focus of a desperate race to prevent a bloodthirsty war between the Indians and the white settlers in North America. Set in an alternate world steeped in natural magic."--LJ. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
<< Skip 10  < PREV  31 32 33 34   35  36 37 38 39 40  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to bookfellows@gowebway.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie