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7501 Hirshberg, Glen THE TWO SAMS: Ghost Stories
New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, (2003). 0786712554 First edition thus. A new trade paperback. Trade Paperback. Fine in wraps. To be SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop! 
The horrors revealed in THE TWO SAMS are the subtle kind, those that sting harder in the memory than they might in the first reading."--SF Chronicle. Introduction by Ramsey Campbell. International Horror Guild winner. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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7502 Hirshberg, Glen AMERICAN MORONS: Stories
(Northborough, Massachusetts): Earthling Publications, 2006. 0976633981 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. 
"These stories are smart, challenging, ripe with feeling, expansive in every way: horror as it should be writ, and as only the best and most expressive can write it."--Peter Straub. SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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7503 Hirshberg, Glen THE SNOWMAN'S CHILDREN
New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, (2003). 0786712538 First edition thus. Trade paperback issue. New! Trade Paperback. Fine, in illustrated wraps. SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop! 
"This promising debut novel is weirdly tender. Even as a serial killer stalks his characters, Glen Hirshberg remembers that in-between age and his long-lost city with great depth and affection."--Stewart O'Nan. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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7504 Hirshberg, Glen THE SNOWMAN'S CHILDREN
New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, (2003). 0786710829 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop. 
"With this remarkable debut, Glen Hirshberg pinpoints the single fixed moment of youth in which lies the DNA of a life, and how finally we're all ghosts of our own childhood."--Steve Erickson. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7505 Hirshberg, Glen AMERICAN MORONS: Stories
(Northborough, Massachusetts): Earthling Publications, 2006. 0976633981 First edition, first printing: limited edition; one of 150 numbered copies SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new, illustrated dust jacket. 
"Hirshberg's stories are haunting...but not only because of the content--the stories themselves haunt, they stick around, they linger, inhabiting a little corner of the reader's brain and resurfacing to evoke mystery or sadness or longing."--A. Bender. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7506 Hirshberg, Glen THE SNOWMAN'S CHILDREN
Northborough, MA: Earthling Publications, 2007. 0786710829 First edition thus. Limited edition of 250 numbered copies, SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in white boards with black spine titles; housed in a fine gray cloth slipcase. 
"With this remarkable debut, Glen Hirshberg pinpoints the single fixed moment of youth in which lies the DNA of a life, and how finally we're all ghosts of our own childhood."--Steve Erickson. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7507 Hischak, Thomas FILM IT WITH MUSIC: An Encyclopedic Guide to the American Movie Musical
Westport, Connecticut/London: Greenwood Press, (2001). 0313315388 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in photo-pictorial boards; issued without dust jacket. Octavo. 464 pages; Selected bibliography and an index. 
An encyclopedic reference on the American movie musical from the earliest talkies to the end of the century with entries pertaining to the musicals and the artists who made them. Includes a chronological list of musicals and a list of Academy Awards. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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7508 Hitchcock, Henry-Russell GERMAN ROCOCO: The Zimmermann Brothers
Baltimore, Maryland: Penguin Books, (1968). First American edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy in dust jacket with some creases along the top shelf edge and some minor edgewear to the extremities. 
Quarto. This lavishly illustrated edition thoroughly displays the Zimmermann's intricate designs. 100 pages, list of works, bibliographical notes, index. Fifty-eight black-and-white plates on coated stock; additional notes on the plates in the rear. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7509 Hitchens, Dolores MAN WHO CRIED ALL THE WAY HOME
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1966). First edition. Hardcover. Slight lean to spine, else very good plus in a dust jacket with light shelfwear and rubbing, else very good plus. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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7510 Hitchens, Dolores COLLECTION OF STRANGERS
New York: Putnam, (1969). First edition. Hardcover. Faint staining to top page edges, else very good plus in a dust jacket with mild shelfwear to edges and rubbing, else very good. 
Review copy with materials laid in. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7511 Hitchens, Dolores and Bert ONE-WAY TICKET
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1956. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a dust jacket with light chipping to spine edge, light rubbing to edges, else very good. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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7512 Hitt, Frisco A COFFIN FULL OF DREAMS
(London): Souvenir Press, (1975). 0285621572 First U.K. edition. Hardcover. Minor spot to the fore edge of the front endpaper, mild crimp to the head and heel of the spine, else very good plus; in a fine dust jacket with a wrap-around high-action illustration by Mike Codd. 
Translated from the German by James Byrne. An Award-winning jungle war novel set in the Congo in the early 1960's featuring a teacher who joins the kill-or-be-killed philosophy of the dreaded guerilla mercenaries. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7513 Hitt, James E. TENNESSE SMITH
New York: Thomas Congdon Books/E.P. Dutton, (1979). 0525215468 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in gilt-lettered white cloth shelfback over green boards; with light blue top-edge tint; in a fine, mildly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Robert Lapsley. 
Romantic adventure of the Reconstruction South. "I have tried to illustrate...the civilizing of a human being. This theme is at one with the developing love story, since man's treatment of woman is the touchstone of civilization."--Hitt. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7514 Hjortsberg, W. FALLING ANGEL
New York and London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1978). 0151301182 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Tiny half-moon of pale stain to front free endpaper, mild age-toning to gutters and textblock, thus near fine; in a lightly worn illustrated dust jacket. A nice copy. 
This terrifying novel about a New York private eye's routine missing-person case leading him into the world of Harlem witchcraft became the Alan Parker film, ANGEL HEART, starring Robert De Niro and Mickey Rourke. Edgar-winner. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7515 Hjortsberg, William TORO! TORO! TORO!
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1974). 0671217984 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Bookshop label to pastedown, owner's name and date to front free endsheet, thus near fine only; in a faintly age-toned, very mildly edgeworn, nearly fine dust jacket. 
"With the precision, deftness and ferocity of a comic master, Hjortsberg takes everything we have ever intuited about bulls, from the Minotaur to Ferdinand...leaving as many dead bodies as Hamlet and more yocks than a Marx Brothers movie."--jacket blurb. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7516 Hnatek, Eugene R. USER'S GUIDEBOOK TO DIGITAL CMOS INTEGRATED CIRCUITS
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, (1981). 0070290679 First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy; in a near fine dust jacket with a few tiny tears to the upper shelf edges. 
A comprehensive overview on the entire topic of digital CMOS integrated circuits, from the basic CMOS process through the CMOS logic functions and their electrical performance peculiarities to LSI functions. 339 pages; figures; tables; and index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7517 Hoag, Tami DUST TO DUST
New York: Bantam Books, (2000). 0553106341 First edition: Review copy, with the author's photo and materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Hoag's eighth suspense thriller features the homicide cops first encountered in ASHES TO ASHES, Sam Kovac, a hardboiled veteran and Nikki Liska, a hardboiled fledgling. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7518 Hoag, Tami THE ALIBI MAN
New York: Bantam Books, (2007). 0553802011 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"A superbly taut thriller.... Hoag conducts a whirlwind tour of the high-flying world of the superrich and its tawdry underbelly that will leave readers breathless and satisfied."--Booklist. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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7519 Hoag, Tami KILL THE MESSENGER
New York: Bantam Books, (2004). 0553801953 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"One of the most intense suspense writers around"--(Chicago Tribune) features a street-smart bicycle messenger and a Los Angeles cop whose career is hanging in the balance. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7520 Hoagland, Edward THE PEACOCK'S TALE
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, (1965). First edition. Hardcover. Minor wear to crown and tail of the spine, else a near fine copy in teal boards, purple endpapers; in a lightly nicked illustrated dust jacket featuring an intricately conceived collage illustration in black-and-white of a peacock by Leo and Diane Dillon. 
The American journalist and travel writer's third novel continues the themes explored in his earlier works CAT MAN (1956) and CIRCLE HOME (1960). A superior copy of this somewhat uncommon novel. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7521 Hoagland, Edward THE PEACOCK'S TALE
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, (1965). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine copy in teal boards, purple endpapers; in an illustrated dust jacket featuring an intricately conceived collage illustration in black-and-white of a peacock by Leo and Diane Dillon. 
The somewhat scarce third novel by Edward Hoagland, who has been described by John Updike as the best essayist of his generation. This copy has been inscribed and SIGNED by the author to the half-title page. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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7522 Hoban, Russell THE MEDUSA FREQUENCY
New York: The Atlantic Monthly Press, (1987). 087113165X First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. With a computer screen-image of Medusa jacket illustration by Tom Christopher. 
From the author of RIDDLEY WALKER and TURTLE DIARY, this is the surreal story of a struggling writer who undergoes an "electrical head-zapping" after which he finds the head of Orpheus in London. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7523 Hoban, Russell; Hoban, Lillian, illustrator THE STONE DOLL OF SISTER BRUTE
New York: The Macmillan Company, (1968). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in color-illustrated, laminated boards; in a lightly soiled and rubbed pictorial dust jacket with artwork that echoes the boards. 12mo. 
Extremely odd little picture tale of the Brute Family (before they changed their name to Nice), and Sister Brute's search for something to love. By the then husband-and-wife author and illustrator of THE MOUSE AND HIS CHILD and the FRANCES books. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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7524 Hoban, Russell; illustrated by Martin Baynton LAVINIA BAT
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1984). 0030695031 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Price inked out to rear cover, else nearly fine, in laminated, pictorial boards; no dust jacket, as issued. 
Part of Hoban's PONDERS series, in this entry Lavinia must be taught the secrets of bat life. Small square picture book. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7525 Hoban, Russell; McNaughton, Colin, illustrator THEY CAME FROM AARGH!
New York: Philomel Books, (1981). 0399611827(GB) First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in cyan blue cloth with device stamped in gilt, decorated endpapers; in an illustrated dust jacket with mild darkening of the spine, a very short closed edge tear, hint of wear to the extremities, publisher's gold spine band. Oblong sextodecimo. 
Colin McNaughton's hilarious pictures deftly counterbalance Hoban's fast-moving space-age fantasy about three imaginative children and their exciting adventures. Hoban has written many books for children, such as FLAT CAT and THE MOUSE AND HIS CHILD. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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7526 Hoban, Russell; McNaughton, Colin, illustrator THE BATTLE OF ZORMLA
(London): Methuen/Walker Books, (1982). 0416059600 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in laminated illustrated boards, pictorial endpapers; no dust jacket. Small oblong octavo. 
Very silly, very funny picture book tale of three kids fighting a wacky play-battle, and related in the untranslatable language of childhood. "Zormla attacked at the earth's core, led by a picked squad of one-eyed teddy bears with marmalade." 
Price: 100.00 USD
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7527 Hobb, Robin FOOL'S ERRAND: Book I of the Tawny Man
New York: Bantam Books, (2002). 0553801481 First U.S. edition: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Fine in glossy, color illustrated wraps. 
The author of the Liveship Traders trilogy introduces the first in a magical fantasy series featuring FitzChivalry Farseer who possesses both royal skill magic and the despised beast magic. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7528 Hobb, Robin SHIP OF DESTINY: The Live Traders: Book III
London: Voyager, (2000). 0002254808 First edition, first printing. Precedes the U.S. edition by several months. Hardcover. Fine; in a very nearly fine dust jacket with a tiny closed tear to the lower front panel at the flap fold. Wraparound illustration by John Howe. 
The final volume in the "The Liveship Traders" fantasy trilogy. Dramatic tales of piracy, dragons, love and above all, magic. Hobb is a pen-name for Megan Lindholm. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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7529 Hoch, Edward D. THE JUDGES OF HADES And Other Simon Ark Stories
(North Hollywood, California): Leisure Books, (1971). 0843900334 First edition. Introduction by Hans Stefan Santesson. Covers mildly rubbed (most likely a production flaw), very very mild bump to spine head, else this is a fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps. 
PBO debut for Hoch's cultish psychic detective, who, if the scant information is to be believed, is close to two thousand years old! Comprises: the title tale,"Village of the Dead"; "The Hour of None"; "The Witch is Dead"; "Sword for a Sinner." Scarce! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7530 Hoch, Edward D. THE QUESTS OF SIMON ARK
(New York): The Mysterious Press, (1984). 0892961139 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild to heavy foxing to the page edges, else fine; in a fine illustrated dust jacket. With an introduction by Hoch. 
The jaw-droppingly prolific author of short form mysteries (upwards of 800 titles!), here collects nine yarns about his occult detective, in the tradition of Carnacki, John Silence, and Jules de Grandin. Included: Hoch's very first published story! 
Price: 45.00 USD
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7531 Hoch, Edward, editor THE YEAR'S BEST MYSTERY AND SUSPENSE STORIES 1984
New York: Walker and Company, (1984). 0802755976 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Faint offsetting to front endsheets, uniform age-toning to textblock, else a fine copy in a mildly age-toned dust jacket. 
Contributions by Lawrence Block, Michael Collins, Dorothy S. Davis, Stanley Ellin, Antonia Fraser, Brian Garfield, Joseph Hansen, Hoch, Clark Howard, Bill Pronzini, Ruth Rendell, J. Van de Wetering, and Stephen Wasylyk; awards, necrology, bibliography. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7532 Hocking, Anne A REASON FOR MURDER
London: W.H. Allen, 1955. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Faint offsetting to endsheets, mild age-toning to textblock, else nearly fine in red boards with gilt spine-lettering; in an age-toned illustrated dust jacket with light offsetting to the rear panel. A nice copy. 
Superintendent William Austen of Scotland Yard must study the character of a self-made businessman, husband and father, in order to unmask his killer. One in a series of books featuring Austen. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7533 Hocking, Mary ASK NO QUESTION
New York: William Morrow, 1967. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Short tear to the lower spine edge, else a near fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket with shelfwear and chipping. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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7534 Hodge, William A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF CONTEMPORARY NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS: Selected and Partially Annotated with Study Guide
New York: Interland Publishing, Inc., 1976. First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in brown cloth; no dust jacket. 
This bibliography's emphasis is on modern American Indian societies, especially urban dwellers. 310 pages, indexes. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7535 Hodgell, P.C. GOD STALK
New York: Atheneum/Argo, (1982). Book club edition. Hardcover. Near fine; in a lightly rubbed dust jacket with the usual fading to the spine. Jacket painting by Michael Mariano. 
Hodgell's debut novel, and the first entry in her Kencyrath sequence of feminist revisionist fantasy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7536 Hodgen, Margaret T. WORKERS EDUCATION IN ENGLAND & THE UNITED STATES
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd., 1925. First edition, first printing. This copy SIGNED by the author, dated 1925. Hardcover. A lightly worn, about near fine copy in green cloth with gilt rules and lettering; no dust jacket. 312 pages, including bibliography. 
Doctoral dissertation by one of the Berkeley's most distinguished scholars, whose early writings revealed a strong interest in women, labor, and race, and whose main interests were the history of ideas, cultural diffusion, and the comparison of histories. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7537 Hodgkin, M.R. DEAD INDEED
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1956. First edition, first printing. A Cock Robin Mystery. Jacket design by Mircea Vasiliu. Hardcover. Faint offsetting to endsheets, else near fine in sea-foam green textured composition boards with black lettering and Cock Robin emblem; in an illustrated dust jacket that shows wear, tiny edge tears and corresponding tiny creases, flap corner clipped. 
The Juvenile Department of the highly respected NY publisher, House of Brewin is plagued by poltergeist-like attacks which seem harmless until a letter opener is found protruding from the throat of a brilliant but odious young illustrator. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7538 Hodgson, Anthony THE GOLDEN BALLAST
New York: Bouregy & Curl, Inc., (1956). First edition. Hardcover. Very good minus: tape stains, abrasions and bumping to edges, tape stains and jacket remnants to endsheets; in trimmed dust jacket with interior chipping and tearing to flap folds. 
Scarce Mystery House issue, and according to Hubin, a plagiarism of TENDER TO DANGER (aka TENDER TO MOONLIGHT) which was authored by Eric Ambler and Charles Rodda under their Eliot Reed pen name. O, what a tangled web we weave. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7539 Hodgson, Ken THE PARADOX SYNDROME
(New York, NY): ibooks/Distributed by Publishers Group West, (2006). 9781596872998 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
A medical thriller featuring research doctor, Laura Masterson and a stolen deadly virus. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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7540 Hodgson, William Hope THE HOUSE ON THE BORDERLAND And Other Novels
Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House Publishers, 1946. B0007EJAPA First edition, first printing. One of 3014 copies printed. Hardcover. Fine, bright copy in a fine, fresh illustrated dust jacket with art by Hannes Bok. 
Impressive (639 pages) omnibus collection of four bizarre novels by the British author best known for his eerie tales of the sea. The attractive four-color jacket by Hannes Bok is in superb condition. 
Price: 1250.00 USD
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7541 Hodgson, William Hope THE GHOST PIRATES
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, (2003). 1553100557 First edition thus: in Ashtree's Classic Macabre series. A trade-sized paperback. Trade Paperback. New, in slick, illustrated wraps with french flap folds. Cover art by Jason Van Hollander. 
Hodgson's "vivid...highly original" (Bleiler) sea-going ghost story in a handsome, readable new edition from one of the foremost purveyors of classic supernatural fiction. Introduction by A.F. Kidd and a bibliographical note by Douglas A. Anderson. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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7542 Hodgson, William Hope SPECTRAL MANIFESTATIONS
[Oxford]: Bellknapp Books, 1984. First edition, first printing. One of 250 copies printed. Hardcover. Mild age-toning to the covers, else fine in illustrated stapled wraps. Octavo. 51 pages. 
Introduction and bibliography by Ian Bell. Illustrations by Jon Knapp. Collects "The Ghost Pirates" (abridged by the author) and "Carnacki, The Ghost Finder" (condensed by the author). The revised texts were entirely the work of Hodgson. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7543 Hodgson, William Hope THE GHOST PIRATES
Westport, Connecticut: Hyperion Press, Inc., (1976). First edition thus: trade paperback facsimile edition, with the frontispiece by Sidney H. Sime. Trade Paperback. Mild age-toning to covers and a few tiny spots of discoloration, but unread--spine uncreased, and internally bright, sharp and clean: thus about near fine; in illustrated cardstock wraps. 
A ship is first scouted and boarded by spectral sailors from ships that move beneath the waves. A fierce struggle ensues for the mastery of the invaded vessel. In Hyperion's astutely chosen Classics of Science Fiction series. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7544 Hodgson, William Hope TERRORS OF THE SEA: Unpublished and Uncollected Fantasies of William Hope Hodgson
Hampton Falls, New Hampshire: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, (1996). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Still in the publisher's unopened shrinkwrap! 
Collection of fourteen rare tales by the author of THE BOATS OF THE "GLEN CARRIG", THE HOUSE ON THE BORDERLAND and NIGHT LAND. Edited and introduced by sf historian Sam Moskowitz. With cover and interior art by Ned Cameron. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7545 Hodgson, William Hope; Moskowitz, Sam; editor OUT OF THE STORM: Uncollected Fantasies
West Kingston, Rhode Island: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1975. B0006CQUOW First edition, first printing: 2100 copies printed. Hardcover. Near fine in blue cloth, spine titles gilt; in a near fine (mildly soiled) illustrated dust jacket. Dust jacket illustration by Hannes Bok. Internal illustrations by Stephen Fabian. 
Seven previously uncollected weird tales by "one of the all-time great masters of supernatural horror..."--Owings and Chalker. Edited and with a long (over 100 pages) critical biography of Hodgson by Sam Moskowitz. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7546 Hoeg, Peter SMILA'S SENSE OF SNOW
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (1993). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Review copy with publisher's slip and and folded promotional sheet laid in. Translated by Tiina Nunnally. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7547 Hoeg, Peter SMILLA'S SENSE OF SNOW
New York: Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, (1993). 0374266441 First edition in English: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
The Edgar Award-winner for best first novel, translated by Tiina Nunnally. Filmed in 1997 by Bille August film with Julia Ormond and Gabriel Byrne. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7548 Hoeg, Peter SMILLA'S SENSE OF SNOW
New York: Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, (1993). 0374266441 First edition in English. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
Translated from the Danish by Tina Nunnally. Winner of the Edgar Award for the best first novel. Basis for the 1997 Bille August film which starred Julia Ormond. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7549 Hoeg, Peter BORDERLINERS
New York: Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, (1994). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
From the author of 'SMILLA'S SENSE OF SNOW'. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7550 Hoff, Trygve J.B. ECONOMIC CALCULATION IN THE SOCIALIST SOCIETY
Indianapolis: Liberty Press, (1981). 0913966932 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in red-orange cloth with white titles to the spine; in a nearly fine dust jacket with just a bit of wear at the corners. 
Hoff sympathetically explores the history, epistemology, and economic theory involved in the private ownership controversy between socialism and capitalism. Includes an introduction by Karen I. Vaughn. 405 pages; notes, bibliography, index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7551 Hoffman, Alice SECOND NATURE
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1994). 0399139087 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Hoffman's "magical and daring" (N.Y. Times) contemporary take on Beauty and the Beast involves an about-to-be divorced-mother of a troubled teen who impulsively takes a seemingly uncivilized man from a psychiatric hospital into her small-town home. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7552 Hoffman, Robert L. REVOLUTIONARY JUSTICE: The Social and Political Theory of P.J. Proudhon
Urbana/Chicago/London: University of Illinois Press, (1972). 0252002407 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in blue linen with gilt titles to the spine; in a near fine price-clipped and lightly rubbed dust jacket. 
429 pages; bibliography; and index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7553 Hoffman, Rosekrans, written and illustrated by SISTER SWEET ELLA
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1982. 0688008666 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in navy-blue boards with line drawing of a cat stamped in silver to the front cover and silver titles to the spine; in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket. 
A boy, jealous of the attention his baby sister draws, magically turns her into a motley cat--an animal his mother abhors. The brother can't find anyone who wants an ugly cat and comes to terms with his sibling. Delightful illustrations. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7554 Hoffmann, E.T.A. TALES
Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1983. B000HB0LNI First edition thus: a limited edition produced exclusively for subscribers to The Collected Stories of the World's Greatest Writers. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, bound in full bonded leather with hubbed spine, gilt decoration, all page edges gilt, moire-effect endsheets, bound-in ribbon marker; no dust jacket, as issued. Still in the publisher's unopened shrinkwrap! 
"The Sand-Man"; "A New Year's Adventure"; "Rath Krespel"; "Signor Formica" in translations by J.T. Bealby, and edited by E.F. Bleiler. Frontisportrait of Hoffmann by Dagmar Frinta; interior color plates by Ruth Knorr from HOFFMANNS ERZAHLUNGEN (1969). 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7555 Hofmann, Karl H. & Mislove, Michael W., editors SEMIGROUP THEORY AND ITS APPLICATIONS: Proceedings of the 1994 Conference Commemorating the Work of Alfred H. Clifford
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (1996). 0521576695 First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. Very light wear to spine edges and rubbing to spine, else very near fine in turquoise wraps. 
165 pages; figures, references. A collection of survey papers on the theory of semigroup, including a paper by Gordon Preston surveying Clifford's work and a paper by John Rhodes tracing the influence of Clifford's work on current semigroup theory. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7556 Hofri, Micha PROBALISTIC ANALYSIS OF ALGORITHMS: On Computing Methodologies For Computer Algorithms Performance Evaluation
New York: Springer-Verlag, (1987). First edition. Hardcover. Very good plus without dust jacket as issued. 

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7557 Hogan, Chuck THE STANDOFF
New York: Doubleday, (1995). 0385477163 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
"This beautifully paced debut opens with a bang, as white supremacist (and federal fugitive) Glenn Ables, holed up on a Montana mountaintop with his wife and five children, ambushes local law officials who have come to serve an eviction notice."--PW. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7558 Hogan, J. J. ON THE MISSION IN MISSOURI: 1857-1868
Kansas City, Missouri: John A. Heilmann, 1892. First edition. Hardcover. Front and rear hinge stitches pulling, pages age-toned, light shelfwear, hint of soiling to spine, owner's inscription to front pastedown, edge tears to margins of a number of pages, else very good plus in dark grey cloth lettered in gilt; no dust jacket. 
SIGNED and inscribed by the author to the front pastedown. Reverend John Joseph Hogan's chronicle of his journey to the interior of North Missouri includes some material about the Civil War. U.S.IANA #H573. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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7559 Hogan, James P. CODE OF THE LIFEMAKER
New York: A Del Rey Book/Ballantine Books, (1983). 0345309251 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket painting of an elderly spaceman greeting a robotic rider and mount by David B. Mattingly. 
A colony ship bound for Mars is unexpectedly re-routed to Titan to find what may be the million year-old remains of a crashed alien spacecraft. From the author of INHERIT THE STARS. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7560 Hogan, Linda POWER
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, (1998). 0393046362 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Novel of sixteen-year-old Omishto, who must find her place in the world, torn between her Westernized mother and the ways of the tribe. By the Chickasaw poet and novelist, author of SEEING THROUGH THE SUN. "Haunting, beautiful..."--Barbara Kingsolver. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7561 Hogarth, Burne DRAGO
France. Editions SERG. (1971). First edition. Hardcover. Slight bowing at upper edge of spine due to low quality binding materials, faint age-toning, scuffing to edges, lower edge of rear cover, upper corner tip of front cover lightly bumped; in a dust jacket with mild rubbing and light wear to extremities. 
Printed in French. This is a collection of one of Hogarth's comic strip heroes, DRAGO, a young Argentine nobleman battling post war Nazis in South America, which Hogarth created for the New York Post, after he left the TARZAN strip in 1945. Quarto. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7562 Hogerton, John F. THE ATOMIC ENERGY DESKBOOK
New York: Reinhold Publishing Corporation, (1963). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very mild soiling to the rear cover, else near fine in peach linen with gilt titles and rules to a black panel to the spine; in a very good plus dust jacket with edge tears and a few accompanying edge creases. 673 pages; figures; photos; and appendices. 
With more than 1,000 entries ranging from brief definitions of terms to journal-length articles on major topics, this cross-referenced encyclopedic-dictionary offers details for scientists and engineers as well as general information for the lay-person. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7563 Hogg, Peter CRIMES OF WAR
New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, (2001). 0312269544 First U.S. edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Winner of the Chapters/Robertson Davies Prize. The highly praised story of a former SS Officer living in Canada, and the special prosecutor who hunts him down. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7564 Hogle, Jerrold E. SHELLEY'S PROCESS: Radical Transference And The Development Of His Major Works
New York: Oxford University Press, 1988. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
416pp. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7565 Holden, Craig MATALA
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney: Simon & Schuster, (2007). 0743274997 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"A couple of smalltime grifters are taken for a ride by the enticing young woman they choose as an easy mark in this nifty little page-turner"--PW. An innocent-looking girl on a European tour-vacation reveals herself in a con-man being conned plot. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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7566 Holden, Craig THE JAZZ BIRD
New York: Simon & Schuster, (2002). 0743212967 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in yellow printed wraps. 
The author's fourth novel is a mystery set in the jazz era of the roaring twenties. Holden based this legal thriller on an actual murder trial of a powerful and wealthy bootlegger. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7567 Holden, Craig THE JAZZ BIRD
New York: Simon & Schuster, (2002). 0743212967 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
The author's fourth novel is a mystery set in the jazz era of the roaring twenties. Holden based this legal thriller on an actual murder trial of a powerful and wealthy bootlegger. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7568 Holden, Craig THE NARCISSIST'S DAUGHTER
New York: Simon & Schuster, (2005). 0743212975 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A dark, stylish novel of sex and death in 1970's Ohio, cynically and sardonically narrated by an ambitious pre-med student. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7569 Holden, Craig THE RIVER SORROW
(New York, New York): Delacorte Press, (1994). 0385312075 Publisher's reprint. Hardcover. Faint spotting to upper page edges, thus near fine, in a fine, if faintly age-toned, illustrated dust jacket. 
"A brilliant first novel...the first crime novel to capture late 20th-century mid-American ennui and loss without whining."--James Ellroy. "Smart, complex, and thoroughly entertaining...a postmodern Ross Macdonald."--James Crumley. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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7570 Holden, Genevieve DOWN A DARK ALLEY
Garden City, New York: The Crime Club/Doubleday & Company, Inc., (1976). 0385111886 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very close to fine, in red boards with black spine titling; in a substantially age-darkened, very good plus illustrated dust jacket, with some minor wear to the edges and a few short closed edge tears. 
Atlanta-set suspense novel from the author of DEADLIER THAN THE MALE and DON'T GO IN ALONE. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7571 Holder, Nancy CANNIBAL DWIGHT'S SPECIAL PURPOSE
Arvada, Colorado: Roadkill Press, (1992). First edition, first printing: chapbook original. Fine, in stapled wraps. Illustrations by Melissa Sherman. [22] pages. 
"Nancy Holder's Cannibal Cats have come out to play yet another tasy gig....this is ultra-contemporary terror with an edge."--Edward Bryant. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7572 Holland, Cecelia THE FIREDRAKE
(London): Hodder and Stoughton, (1966). First U.K. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in bright marigold cloth with black spine lettering; in a lightly soiled and edgeworn dust jacket, with one short closed tear to spine head. 
"This first novel, by a girl just turned 22, is a work of maturity, craftsmanship, and force...Is this greatness or only great precocity? Time will tell, but I'm betting on greatness."--Digby Whitman. Set in 11th century Europe. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7573 Holland, Cecelia RAKOSSY
New York: Atheneum, 1967. First edition. Hardcover. A slightly musty copy with some light foxing to the page fore-edges; the upper corner tip is lightly bumped, otherwise a very good plus copy in a slightly nicked dust jacket. 
A novel of the Turk-Magyar wars of the sixteenth century. A relatively scarce title. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7574 Holland, Cecelia THE KINGS IN WINTER
New York: Pocket Books, (1969). First edition thus. A hint of edgewear and rubbing, pages lightly tanned, else a bright, unread nearly fine copy, in illustrated wraps. 
"A novel of subtle quality" (Saturday Review), set in medieval Ireland; at the center of Holland's tale is Muritagh, chief of the Cullinane clan, who at first is bent on ending the blood feud with the mac Mahon family, until his brother is murdered. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7575 Holland, Cecelia UNTIL THE SUN FALLS
New York: Atheneum, 1969. First edition. Hardcover. Hint of fading to the boards (as usual), crown of the spine lightly bumped and creased, page edges mildly soiled, else a very good copy; in a lightly shelfworn dust jacket with corresponding creases and nicks to the upper spine. 
The story of the invasion of Russia and Eastern Europe is narrated by Holland in this "vivid and exciting tale." 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7576 Holland, Cecelia UNTIL THE SUN FALLS
New York: Atheneum, 1969. First edition. Hardcover. Hint of fading to the boards (as usual), else a fine copy in an illustrated dust jacket with a very slight nick to the upper spine. 
A tale of the Mongrol invasion of Russia and Eastern Europe by the fine historical novelist. "She belongs to that small band of writers who can still show us what distinction the historical novel can attain."--The Times Literary Supplement. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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7577 Holland, Cecelia FLOATING WORLDS
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1976. 394493303 First edition. Hardcover. Very nearly fine in an illustrated dust jacket that shows a hint of age-darkening. 
Historical novelist Holland makes a successful foray into sf with this "long and complex Space Opera.... The protagonist is a woman, subtly drawn, ambivalent in her motivations, highly believable."--Clute and Nicholls. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7578 Holland, Cecelia AN ORDINARY WOMAN: A Dramatized Biography of Nancy Kelsey
New York: Forge/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1999). 0312865287 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine, as new, in a like dust jacket. 
"The Remarkable Story of the First American Woman in California." In the spring of 1841, a courageous young woman named Nancy Kelsey set out from Missouri with her husband and infant daughter on a trek that would lead her into the pages of history. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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7579 Holland, David THE DEVIL IN BELLMINSTER
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2002). 0312279981 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in pictorial glossy wraps. 
"A first class atmospheric early Victorian murder mystery. The writing is sharp and the characters are drawn with consumate ease. This writer is a real find."--Peter Tremayne. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7580 Holland, Isabelle MONCRIEFF
New York: Weybright and Talley, (1975). First edition. Hardcover. Fine fresh copy in dust jacket. 
Her third foray into the field of Gothic suspense preceded by KILGAREN and TRELAWNY. Attractive jacket painting by Wendell Minor. A superior copy and very scarce thus. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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7581 Holland, Isabelle MARCHINGTON INHERITANCE
New York: Rawson, Wade Publishers, (1979). First edition. Hardcover. Literary agency sticker on front endpaper, else near fine in a dust jacket with a crease to the front flap, else very good. 

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7582 Holland, Isabelle CECILY
Philadelphia & New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1967). First edition, first printing. Literary Agency copy with the label to the front endpaper. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket with mild soiling and rubbing, minor stains, and a few nicks to the spine ends. 
"A proud young teacher at an English boarding school, herself the product of the British "public" school system, is the victim of her own lack of compassion when her failure to deal sympathetically with a misfit student brings disaster to her romance." 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7583 Hollinger, Henry B. and Zenzen, Michael John THE NATURE OF IRREVERSIBILITY: A Study of Its Dynamics and Physical Origins
Dordrecht, Holland: D. Reidel Publishing Company, (1985). First edition. Hardcover. A dozenl pages with red underlining in the text, otherwise fine in a handsome cabernet binding; no dust jacket. 
Topics covered include irreversibility in fluid dynamics, statistical mechanics, the origin of exclusion irreversibility, quantum statistical mechanics, more. 340 pages. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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7584 Hollingsworth, Gerelyn MURDER AT ST. ADELAIDE'S
New York: St. Martin's, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A Frances Finn mystery. Review copy with materials laid in. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7585 Holloszy, John O., editor EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCES REVIEWS: Volume 21, 1993
Baltimore, Maryland: Williams & Wilkins, (1993). 0683000357 First edition. Hardcover. Fine without dust jacket in a red binding with gilt lettering. 
An annual publication sponsored by the American College of Sports Medicine, which reviews current research concerning behavioral, biochemical, biomechanical, clinical, physiological, and rehabilitational topics involving excercise science. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7586 Holloszy, John O., editor EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCES REVIEWS: Volume 22, 1994
Baltimore, Maryland: Williams & Wilkins, (1994). 0683000365 First edition. Hardcover. Near fine with some tiny areas of marring to front cover, mild bump to upper spine; without dust jacket in a red binding with gilt lettering. 
An annual publication sponsored by the American College of Sports Medicine, which reviews current research concerning behavioral, biochemical, biomechanical, clinical, physiological, and rehabilitational topics involving excercise science. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7587 Holloszy, John O., editor EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCES REVIEWS: Volume 23, 1995
Baltimore, Maryland: Williams & Wilkins, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine without dust jacket in a red binding with gilt lettering. 
An annual publication sponsored by the American College of Sports Medicine, which reviews current research concerning behavioral, biochemical, biomechanical, clinical, physiological, and rehabilitational topics involving excercise science. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7588 Holloszy, John O., editor EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCES REVIEWS: Volume 24, 1996
Baltimore, Maryland: Williams & Wilkins, (1996). First edition. Hardcover. Fine without dust jacket in a red binding with gilt lettering. 
An annual publication sponsored by the American College of Sports Medicine, which reviews current research concerning behavioral, biochemical, biomechanical, clinical, physiological, and rehabilitational topics involving excercise science. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7589 Holloszy, John O., editor EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCES REVIEWS: Volume 25, 1997
Baltimore, Maryland: Williams & Wilkins, (1997). First edition. Hardcover. Fine without dust jacket in a red binding with gilt lettering. 
An annual publication sponsored by the American College of Sports Medicine, which reviews current research concerning behavioral, biochemical, biomechanical, clinical, physiological, and rehabilitational topics involving excercise science. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7590 Holloszy, John O., editor EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCES REVIEWS: Volume 26, 1998
Baltimore, Maryland: Williams & Wilkins, (1998). First edition. Hardcover. Fine without dust jacket in a red binding with gilt lettering. 
An annual publication sponsored by the American College of Sports Medicine, which reviews current research concerning behavioral, biochemical, biomechanical, clinical, physiological, and rehabilitational topics involving excercise science. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7591 Holly, J. Hunter THE GREEN PLANET
New York: Avalon Books/Thomas Bouregy and Company, (1960). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very very faint foxing to page edges, a hint of foxing to endsheets, thus very nearly fine, in green cloth with black spine lettering; in a very good dust jacket showing mild wear, and substantial fading to spine panel. 
"Thirteen persons exiled from earth find mystery and sudden death on the planet Korath."--Tuck. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7592 Holly, J. Hunter THE GRAY ALIENS
New York: Avalon Books/Thomas Bouregy and Company, Inc., (1963). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very very faint foxing to page edges, a hint of foxing to endsheets, thus very nearly fine, in marigold cloth with black spine stamping; in a lightly worn, very mildly nicked, about near fine illustrated dust jacket. Jacket by Ed Emshwiller. 
"A story of mysticism--bodiless shadows wield massive cosmic forces and can dissolve human beings."--Tuck. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7593 Holly, J. Hunter ENCOUNTER
New York: Avalon Books/Thomas Bouregy and Company, (1959). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Virtually invisible foxing to page edges, hint of splaying to the covers, else fine, in full gray cloth with black spine lettering; in a very good plus dust jacket with fading to spine panel, soiling to rear panel. Artwork is bright and uncompromised! 
"Men strive to pierce the defenses of Ezekiel, a mind-eating alien."--Tuck. Jacket design by Ed Emshwiller. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7594 Holly, J. Hunter THE DARK PLANET
New York: Avalon Books/Thomas Bouregy and Company, Inc., (1962). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Faint foxing to page edges, else fine, bright, in rosy-red cloth with black spine lettering; in a nearly fine illustrated dust jacket that is lightly edgeworn and shows a few tiny nicks. 
"Earth is invaded and most people are killed by virus; Earth's case is taken to a Galactic Tribunal."--Tuck. Jacket design by Ed Emshwiller. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7595 Holman, C. Hugh THREE MODES OF MODERN SOUTHERN FICTION: Ellen Glasgow, William Faulkner, Thomas Wolfe
Athens, Georgia: University of Georgia Press, (1966). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in black cloth with gilt lettering to the front cover and spine; in a dust jacket with slightly tanned and lightly dampstained spine panel and a small closed edge tear to upper rear panel. 95 pages, notes, sources, index. 
Inscribed and SIGNED by the author to the verso of the half-title, and full signature to the title-page. Study of the three distinct types of Southern literature, Tidewater South, Deep South, and Piedmont South, and the authors that represent each type. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7596 Holman, Sheri THE DRESS LODGER
New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, (2000). 0871137534 First edition, first printing. The title-page has been dated and SIGNED by the author with a short quote from the book. Hardcover. Fine in a fine wraparound photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
A literary thriller. "Quite Dickensian, in the best sense... This is one of those historical novels which has a passionate, angry feel to it, making it more than entertainment (though it is certainly entertaining)."--Margaret Forster. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7597 Holman, Sheri A STOLEN TONGUE
New York: The Atlantic Monthly Press, (1997). 0871136694 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"At home with the 15th-century, Holman seduces you into a world of priests, rogues, saints, a world bright with horizon, wonder, and piety. Her prose, tart, racy, and somber will sing in your soul a long while."--Frank McCourt. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7598 Holme, Timothy THE DEVIL AND THE DOLCE VITA
New York: Walker and Company, (1982). 0802756956 First U.S. edition: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
On duty in Venice, Italy, Inspector Peroni investigates the disappearance of a vagrant singer and finds himself being invited to a Black Mass and offered an immense bribe. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7599 Holmes, Guy P.E.A.C.E.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (2000). 0684870797 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
This debut novel is a thriller set in futuristic New York City wherein P.E.A.C.E.--an anti-crime police enforced video surveillance system--and non-lethal sleeping guns are used to deter crime. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7600 Holmes, Ivory H. THE ALLOCATION OF TIME BY WOMEN WITHOUT FAMILY RESPONSIBILITIES
(Washington, D.C.): University Press of America, (1983). First edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy without dust jacket. Red cloth binding with gold spine lettering. 
Contains methodologies, tables, examples and a bibliography. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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