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8901 Le Carre, John OUR GAME
New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1995. 0679441891 First trade edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Retired secret agent Tim Cranmer returns to the fray when his old Cold War nemesis disappears with Tim's mistress. From the successful author of THE TAILOR OF PANAMA. Promotional photo laid in. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8902 Le Carre, John TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY
Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, (1988). B000IANTRI First edition thus. From the Franklin Library of Mystery Masterpieces. Hardcover. A fine copy, bound in faux leather, with all page edges in silver, silver embossed illustrations on covers, spine hubbed; no dust jacket, as issued. 
The first book in a "loosely constructed trilogy, in which George Smiley is pitted against the Russian master spy Karla."--McCormick and Fletcher. The trilogy continues with THE HONOURABLE SCHOOLBOY and SMILEY'S PEOPLE. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8903 Le Carre, John THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL
New York: Knopf, 1983. 0394530152 Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
This globe trotting epic of complex intrigue was made into the critically well-received film of the same title starring Diane Keaton and directed by George Roy Hill. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8904 Le Carre, John ABSOLUTE FRIENDS
Boston/New York/London: Little, Brown and Company, (2004). 0316000647 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Lower spine crimped, lower shelf edges slightly rubbed, else near fine; in a near fine dust jacket. 
From the grand master of international espionage: an epic tale of loyalty and betrayal that spans the lives of two friends from the riot-torn West Berlin of the 60s, to the cold war in Europe, to present day terrorism and new alliances. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8905 Le Carre, John THE RUSSIA HOUSE
New York: Knopf, (1989). 0394577892 First U.S. edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fading to the shelf edges of the cloth, thus near fine in black cloth with titles silvered to the front cover and to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. 
Classy espionage from one of the genre's classiest; basis for the 1990 big screen adaptation starring a pretty classy Sean Connery and Michelle Pfeiffer. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8906 le Carre, John SMILEY'S PEOPLE
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980. 0394508432 First U.S. trade edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine; in a price-clipped, near fine dust jacket with a few creases to the front flap. 
Cold War spy novel with George Smiley in a chess match of wills and wits with Karla, his Soviet equivalent, as he's assigned to identify and destroy the double agent -- a mole -- who has burrowed his way into the top. Source for the 1982 BBC miniseries. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8907 Le Carre, John SINGLE & SINGLE
(London): Hodder & Stoughton Limited, (1999). 0340738979 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Tiny speck of stain to the page fore-edges, else fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A lawyer from the London finance house of Single & Single is shot dead on a Turkish hillside by people with whom he thought he was in business. "...very neatly gets around the whole problem of his banking thriller: he turns it into a spy thriller."--NYT. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8908 Le Clezio, J.M.G. WAR
New York: Atheneum, (1973). 0689105479 First U.S. edition, first printing. Translated from the French by Simon Watson Taylor. Hardcover. Fine in a fine wraparound illustrated dust jacket. 
Originally published in France under the title LA GUERRE. The Franco-Mauritian novelist is the author of over 40 works and the recipient of the 2008 Nobel Prize in Literature. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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8909 Le Faure, Georges LES AVENTURES DE SIDI-FROUSSARD: Hai-dzuong--Hanoi--Sontay--BacNinh--Hong-Hoa
Paris: Librairie de Firmin-Didot et Cie, 1891. [Edition Originale]. Striking marbled endpapers and a spectacular frontispiece of an exotic warrior rendered in watercolor and gilt. Hardcover. Short crack to lower front inner hinge, shelf edges rubbed and worn with abrasions at the corners, page edges slightly foxed, else very good with gilt titles and rules to blue, hubbed quarter leather over blue and amber dyed boards; quarto. 
This grand scale exotic adventure by the science fiction and adventure author of WAR UNDER WATER follows the adept protagonist around the world and through tactics of survival in foreign cultures. Maps and 175 b&w illustrations by F. Fau and L. Vallet. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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8910 Le Gallienne, Richard A JONGLEUR STRAYED: Verses on Love and Other Matters Sacred and Profane
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1922. First edition, limited to 1500 numbered copies, of which this is #243. With introduction by Oliver Herford. Hardcover. Very good in cloth-backed boards, inset paste-on paper label to front cover; with wear to the extremities, fading to spine, chipping and fraying to spine head, several superficial scrapes to front cover, and mild discoloration to the edges of the boards. 
Fondly inscribed, dated and SIGNED by Le Gallienne on the limitation page. Later collection from the fin de siecle poet who once embodied the public idea of the poetic personality. Le Gallienne was eminent American actress Eva Le Gallienne's father. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8911 Le Guin, Ursula TEHANU: The Last Book of Earthsea
New York: Atheneum, 1990. 0689315953 First edition, first printing. An unused bookplate SIGNED by the author, has been laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Nebula Award winning fourth installment in the author's classic (now six-volume) Earthsea cycle. "A beautiful expression of mature love; a thoughtful, brilliant achievement."--Horn Book. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8912 Le Guin, Ursula K. FROM ELFLAND TO POUGHKEEPSIE
Portland, Oregon: Pendragon Press, 1973. First edition, a signed, limited chapbook: #19 of 100 numbered copies SIGNED by the author. Fine, 31-page chapbook, stringbound within printed cardstock wraps. With an original 3'' x4.5'' photograph of Le Guin, tipped into frontispiece. 
Text of Le Guin's speech to the second annual Science Fiction Writers' Workshop, given in 1972. With an introduction by Vonda N. McIntyre. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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8913 Le Guin, Ursula K. MALAFRENA
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1979). 0399124101 First edition. SIGNED by Le Guin to the title-page. Hardcover. Near fine with minor fading to the top and bottom edges and light soiling and spotted stains to the page edges; in an illustrated dust jacket. Wraparound, full-color jacket painting of a town in the fictional country of Orsinia by Michael Mariano. 
The tale of Itale Sorde, who lives in the invented country of Orsinia in nineteenth-century Europe. After being sent away to school, Itale soon finds himself part of the rebellion agains Austria, who occupies Orsinia. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8914 Le Guin, Ursula K. MALAFRENA
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1979). 0399124101 First edition. Hardcover. Near fine with minor fading to the top edges and light soiling to the page edges, in an illustrated dust jacket. Wraparound, full-color jacket painting of a town in the fictional country of Orsinia by Michael Mariano. 
Le Guin is the multiple Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author of THE LEFT HAND OF DARKNESS. Here, Le Guin creates the country of Orsinia in nineteenth-century Europe. It is a land dominated by Austria in this quasi-historical novel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8915 Le Guin, Ursula K. THE COMPASS ROSE: Short Stories
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1982). 0060149884 First trade edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine in an illustrated dust jacket with mild edge wear. Jacket painting of the title flower by Jon Weiman. 
Collection of twenty short stories, two published here for the first time; including a foray into Le Guin's mythical Orsinia. From the award-winning author of THE LEFT HAND OF DARKNESS and THE LATHE OF HEAVEN. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8916 Le Guin, Ursula K. THE LANGUAGE OF THE NIGHT: Essays on Fantasy and Science Fiction
(New York): HarperCollinsPublishers, (1992). 0060168358 First U.S. revised edition. SIGNED by the multi-Nebula and Hugo Award-winning author to an unused bookplate, that has been laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Steve McLeod. 
Edited and with introductions by Susan Wood. A new edition, revised by Le Guin, containing a now updated collection of essays and speeches that shows the wide range of her interests and the precision of her critical intelligence. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8917 Le Guin, Ursula K. THE EYE OF THE HERON
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1983). 0060150866 First separate U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. Jacket painting of the beautiful title bird by Jon Weiman. 
This work was originally published in MILLENNIAL WOMEN (Delacorte Press 1978), edited by Virginia Kidd. The first separate publication of this novel appeared in the London Gollancz edition of 1982, which precedes the Harper & Row issue. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8918 Le Guin, Ursula K.; Illustrated by Alicia Austin SOLOMON LEVIATHAN'S NINE HUNDRED AND THIRTY-FIRST TRIP AROUND THE WORLD
New York: Philomel Books, (1988). 0399214917 First trade edition, first impression. Literary agency label to the front endpaper. Hardcover. Fine in illustrated boards and a fine dust jacket. Quarto. 
Charming animal fable written by LeGuin when she was fresh out of college, here wonderfully illustrated by Alicia Austin. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8919 Le Guin, Ursula K.; illustrated by Ann Barrow A VISIT FROM DR. KATZ
New York: Atheneum, 1988. 0689313322 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in celadon green cloth; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. 
Sweet picture-book tale by the sf/fantasy giant tells of young Marianne, who when she has to stay in bed with the flu, gets a visit from Dr. "Katz"--that is, her two cats, Philip and Lorenzo. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8920 Le Guin, Ursula K.; Illustrated by Laura Marshall FIRE AND STONE
New York: Atheneum, 1989. 0689314086 First edition, first printing. Literary agency label to the front endpaper. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with minor wear to the crown of the spine. Oblong quarto. 
"A dragon terrorizes a town until a boy and a girl, Min and Podo, realize that the dragon's cry, "RRRAAAHHHX!" is his attempt to ask for rocks, which he then eats."--PW. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8921 Le Guin, Ursula K.; Illustrated by Susan Seddon Boulet BUFFALO GALS, WON'T YOU COME OUT TONIGHT
San Francisco: Pomegranate Artbooks, (1994). 087654071X First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Quarto. 79 pages. 
In over twenty color illustrations, Susan Seddon Boulet garnishes Le Guin's well-known tale with mysterious, joyous, and deeply contemplative images. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8922 Le Guin, Ursula K.; Illustrated by Susan Seddon Boulet BUFFALO GALS, WON'T YOU COME OUT TONIGHT
San Francisco: Pomegranate Artbooks, (1994). 087654071X First edition, first printing. Literary agency label to the front endpaper. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Quarto. 79 pages. 
In over twenty color illustrations, Susan Seddon Boulet garnishes Le Guin's well-known tale with mysterious, joyous, and deeply contemplative images. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8923 Le Queux, William THE GOLDEN THREE
New York, N.Y.: Walter J. Black, Inc., (1931). Vintage reprint. Hardcover. Small inked price to the front endpaper, else a fine, fresh copy in green cloth with titles in dark green; in an attractive, very good plus bright orange pictorial dust jacket with minor chipping at the shelf edges. 
Posthumously published last novel by the British journalist and prolific author of novels and short stories of mystery, crime, and international intrigue. "The Golden Three" worm their way into society, discover secrets, and then blackmail their victims. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8924 Le, Thi Diem Thuy THE GANGSTER WE ARE ALL LOOKING FOR
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2003. 0375400184 First edition: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Fine in illustrated wraps. 
The South Vietnamese-born author and her father fled to America by boat in 1978. Finding its roots in truth, this novel portrays a large Vietnamese refugee family dealing with ghostly traumas and adjusting to their new home in California. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8925 Leacock, Stephen MY REMARKABLE UNCLE and Other Sketches
New York: Dodd Mead & Company, 1942. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Small patch of stain to top page edges, else fine, in remarkably fresh condition in red cloth with the gilt spine titles appearing gleamingly bright; in a very good plus, dust jacket with a few edge tears, nicks, minor shelf wear, and mild spine fading. 
Collection of autobiographical sketches and humorous essays. "Leacock has made more people laugh with the written word than any other living author. One may say he is one of the greatest jesters, the greatest humorist of the age."--A. P. Herbert. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8926 Leaf, Munro; Hunter, Frances Tipton, illustrator BOO: Who Used to Be Scared of the Dark
New York: Random House, 1948. First edition. Quarto. Hardcover. Small patch of erasure-fading to front free endpaper, hint of wear to the spine ends, else near fine in illustrated boards, pictorial endpapers; in price-clipped, lightly soiled dust jacket with some tiny closed edge tears, offsetting to front panel. 
Delicious picture-book tale of a boy and his cat. With the jaw-droppingly gorgeous color paintings and b&w illustrations of Frances Tipton Hunter. A bright, fresh example of this irresistible wedding of image and text--scarce in any condition. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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8927 Leahey, Michael I. THE PALE GREEN HORSE
New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Minotaur, (2002). 0312278136 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in illustrated glossy wraps. 
In this sequel to BROKEN MACHINES, Donovan and his partner Boris are unwittingly drawn into a scheme to murder sick people for their viatical or death benefits. A gritty mystery in the tradition of Elmore Leonard and Robert B. Parker. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8928 Lear, Edward; Wood, Owen, illustrator THE OWL & THE PUSSY-CAT & OTHER NONSENSE
New York: The Viking Press, (1979). 067053319 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in illustrated, laminated boards, pictorial endsheets; in a matching dust jacket. Quarto. 
Extravagantly whimsical illustrated setting for Lear's signature poem and a handful of his sublimely meaningless limericks; highlighted by Wood's splendid renderings of expressive, outsized animals. A treasure. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8929 Leasor, James AUTHOR BY PROFESSION
London: Cleaver-Hume Press, Ltd., (1952). First edition. Hardcover. Offsetting to the endpapers, foxing to the upper page edges, copyright notice struck out in blue, else a very good plus copy; in an illustrated price-clipped dust jacket, with light shelfwear, mild age-toning and soiling. 207 pages. 
Leasor, an author and journalist, tells how eleven authors became writers, from their early disappointments and setbacks to their later successes. Includes Noel Streatfeild, Christopher Fry, Elizabeth Goudge, H.E. Bates, Monica Dickens, more. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8930 Leasor, James MANDARIN GOLD
New York: William Morrow, 1974. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
The freebooters who corrupted China--and the price they paid. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8931 Leath, Robert Neal, et alia THE OBSIDIAN APE: Fantasy Classics #3
North Hollywood, California: Fantasy House, 1973. First edition: an illustrated monthly anthology that featured a ''Fantasy Classic'' in each issue. Large format softcover. Fine in color-illustrated, stiff, stapled wraps with cover artwork by Gerry Mooney. With full-color and black-and-white interior art by Mooney and by David Weiss. 8.5x11 inches. 
This Merritt-like pulp fantasy adventure first saw print in All-American Fiction in 1938, is here issued with a short-short by Lord Dunsany ("True History of the Tortoise and the Hare") and "The Lives of Highwaymen, Pirates and Robbers" by Sawney Beane. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8932 Leatherbarrow, J.S. A NATURAL BODY AND A SPIRITUAL BODY: Some Worcestershire Encounters with the Supernatural
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, 2007. First edition thus. One of 400 copies printed. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Jacket art by Jason Van Hollander. 
Canon Leatherbarrow's slim collection of ghost stories, first published privately in 1983, were written 'in respectful imitation of my mentor' (M.R. James). Biographical introduction by James Doig. The stories are set mainly in fictional parishes. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8933 Leaton, E. H. VECTORS
London: George Allen and Unwin, Ltd., (1968). First edition. Trade Paperback. A near fine copy in wraps. 
Mathematical Studies: A Series for Students and Teachers, No. 3. Trade paperback. 176 pages, exercises and answers, appendix, bibliography, index. Figures in text and equations. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8934 LeBlanc, F., commission president REACTIVITY OF THE PHOTOEXCITED ORGANIC MOLECULE: Proceedings of the Thirteenth Conference on Chemistry at the University of Brussels October 1965
London/New York/Sydney: Interscience Publishers/John Wiley & Sons, 1967. First edition. From the library of Physicist Daniel H. Deutsch, with his embossed seal to the title-page. Hardcover. Mild bumping to the shelf edges, else very good in black cloth with silver and red titles to the spine; no dust jacket. 350 pages; references at the end of each paper, author index, and a subject index. 
SIGNED by contributor Joseph E. Mayer to the front free endpaper. A collection of eight papers with accounts of the discussions that followed the presentation of each at the Thirteenth Conference on Chemistry at the University of Brussels October 1965. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8935 Lebowitz, Joel L., editor TRANSACTIONS OF THE NEW YORK ACADEMY OF SCIENCES: Series II, Volume 36, Number 7, November 1974
New York: The New York Academy of Sciences, 1974. First edition. Publisher's address label on rear cover, else a near fine copy in printed wraps. 
Pages, 613-717 of the Transactions. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8936 Leck, J.H. THEORY OF SEMICONDUCTOR JUNCTION DEVICES: A Textbook for Electrical and Electronic Engineers
Oxford: Pergamon Press, (1967). First edition. Hardcover. Small bookshop sticker to the front endpaper, lower corner lightly bumped, else very good plus in black boards with gilt titles to the spine; in a very good rubbed and price-clipped dust jacket with short edge tears and an inked price to the inner flap. 
Leck wrote this handbook on the basis of the final year teaching a three-year course on solid state electronics at the University of Liverpool. 164 pages; illustrated with numerous figures, tables, graphs, equations and examples; index. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8937 Lee, Adam THE DARK SHORE: Book One of the Dominions of Irth
New York: Avon Books, (1996). 0380790718 Book club edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club; with the jacket code 16034. Hardcover. Ink smudged ding to upper page edges, thus near fine, in black boards with gilt spine titles; in an about near fine dust jacket that shows mild edgewear and some minor creasing to lower edge of front panel. Jacket by Steven Stawicki. 
"Seeking revenge on wizarduke Drev for defeating and humiliating him, Wrat returns from the Dark Shore with flesh-eating cacodemons--which are immune to magical Charm--to destroy the cities and subjugate the people of Irth."--LJ. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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8938 Lee, Anthony MARTIN QUINN
(New York): William Morrow/HarperCollins Publishers, (2003). 0060090421 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materialsand an author photo laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
Murder suspect Martin Quinn battles the Russian mafia, the feds, and his own unrelenting conscience in this debut novel which Thomas Kelly calls "the best book to come out of downtown Manhattan since Vince Patrick's classic THE POPE OF GREENWICH VILLAGE." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8939 Lee, Bernie MURDER AT MUSKET BEACH
New York: Donald I. Fine, (1990). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 

Price: 12.50 USD
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8940 Lee, Chang-rae A GESTURE LIFE
New York: Riverhead Books, (1999). 1573221465 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Follow-up novel to the award-winning NATIVE SPEAKER, by the second generation Korean-American, who immigrated with his family to the U.S. at the age of three years old. A GESTURE LIFE continues to elaborate on his themes of identity and assimilation. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8941 Lee, Donna MAGIC METHODS OF SCREENWRITING: A Practical Handbook of TV and Movie Scriptwriting
New York: McGraw-Hill, Inc., (1995). 0070370974 First edition. Hardcover. Spine ends and lower corner tips bumped, covers somewhat rubbed, else a very good plus copy in laminated navy blue boards; without dust jacket. 
College Custom Series. The professional TV and movie scriptwriter, playwright, and founder of the Hollywood Scriptwriting Institute offers these blueprint methods of writing acquired from her years of experience. 453 pages plus an index. Illustrated. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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8942 Lee, Edward MONSTER LAKE
(Orlando, FL): Little Devil Books, (2005). 1889186562 First edition thus: a trade paperback original. One of 300 copies produced thus. Trade Paperback. Fine, a new book, in illustrated wraps. Artwork by Erik Wilson. SIGNED by the author. 
Terri is looking forward to spending the summer with her new friend, Patricia. Hot lazy days ahead. That is until one night Terri looks out her window and sees something moving across her lawn. Something big. YA Horror. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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8943 Lee, Edward MONSTROSITY
Baltimore: Cemetery Dance Publications, 2002. 1587670607 First edition, first printing: Limited edition of 1000 numbered copies, SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
Sexual obsessions running amok, a stagnant lake full of abominable horrors, and a secluded clinic with a secret wing that no one’s ever entered. These are just a few of the goings-on in this macabre tech-horror story. Out-of-print. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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8944 Lee, Gentry BRIGHT MESSENGERS
New York: Bantam Books, (1995). 0553090062 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine; in a near fine dust jacket with a one inch tear to the upper rear flap. 
Lee's first solo mission, without co-author Clarke, continues in the Rama universe, beginning on Earth 2141 during a depression called the Great Chaos. He uses visits by bright messengers, who may be angels or aliens, to bring differing lives together. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8945 Lee, Georgia THE ROCK ART OF EASTER ISLAND: Symbols of Power, Prayers to the Gods
Los Angeles, California: Institute of Archeology/University of California, 1992. 0917956745 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Gift inscription to the verso of the front endpaper, else near fine in gilt-stamped black cloth; in a near fine, lightly shelfworn dust jacket with a few tears and creases to the edges. Quarto. 225 pages, glossary, bibliography, index. 
Monumenta Archaeologica, Volume 17; presents the first island-wide comprehensive documentation of the 4,000 petroglyphs and rock paintings. 26 color photographic plates, over 200 illustrations, maps. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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8946 Lee, Harper TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
New York: Popular Library, (1962). 0060194995 First edition thus: Paperback M2000 (60c). Mass market paperback. Text tanned, as expected, creases to the covers, a few nicks to the shelf edges, else very good in wraps. 
Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of racial injustice in a small Southern town during the Depression. Memorably brought to the screen in an award-winning film directed by Robert Mulligan from a screenplay by Horton Foote. Somewhat scarce. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8947 Lee, Harper TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
(New York:) HarperCollins Publishers, (1999). 9780060194994 40th Anniversary Edition; 27th printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of racial injustice in a small Southern town during the Depression. Memorably brought to the screen in an award-winning film directed by Robert Mulligan from a screenplay by Horton Foote. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8948 Lee, Helen Elaine THE SERPENT'S GIFT
New York: Atheneum, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Author's first book. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8949 Lee, K.T., editor ATHEROSCLEROSIS
New York, New York: The New York Academy of Sciences, 1985. 0897663047 First edition. Trade paperbound. Light speckling to the upper page edges, else a near fine copy in wraps. 
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Volume 454. This collection of papers are by the leading scientists in the field of atherosclerosis who attended the Saratoga Springs Conference. 327 pp., indexed. Illustrated with photos, figures, and graphs. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8950 Lee, K.T.; Onodera, Kogo; and Tanaka, Kenzo, editors ATHEROSCLEROSIS II: Recent Progress in Atherosclerosis Research: The Second Saratoga International Conference on Atherosclerosis in Towada
New York, New York: The New York Academy of Sciences, 1990. 0897666062 First edition. Trade paperbound issue. A fine copy in wraps. 
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, volume 598. The first international conference, held in New York in 1984, prompted the second held in Japan with a new exchange of ideas from leading scientists of the East and West. 589 pages. Illustrated. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8951 Lee, Lilian FAREWELL TO MY CONCUBINE
New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., (1993). 0688120202 First edition, second printing. Translated from the Chinese by Andrea Lingenfelter. Hardcover. Fine in gilt-lettered black cloth shelfback over red boards; in a fine, as-new dust jacket with artwork derived from the Miramax film adaptation. 
Lee's tale of jealousy and passion set against the exhilarating spectacle of the Peking Opera was filmed as BA WANGE BIE JI. The film won the Palme d'Or at Cannes. This copy of the novel has been SIGNED by the film's director, Chen Kaige! 
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8952 Lee, Paul, editor MODERN POETRY: A NEW INTERNATIONAL LITERARY JOURNAL Spring 1996 Number 1
Los Angeles: Eastwind Press, (1996). First Edition. Fine. 
Poems & essays by Jack Grapes, Yong-Jae Kim, Maxine Kumin, Chang Sook Lee, Paul Lee & James Ragan. At published price. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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8953 Lee, Paul, editor MODERN POETRY : A NEW INTERNATIONAL ANTHOLOGY Fall 1996 Number 2
Los Angeles: Eastwind Press, (1996). First edition. Fine. 
Poems & essays by Wislawa Szyborska, Jean-Paul Mestas & many others. At published price. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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8954 Lee, Paul, editor MODERN POETRY SPRING/FALL 1997 VOLUME II NO 3 & 4
Los Angeles: Eastwind Press, (1997). First edition. Fine. 
Poems by James Ragan, Allen Ginsberg & many other poets. At published price. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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8955 Lee, Spike SPIKE LEE'S GOTTA HAVE IT: Inside Guerilla Filmmaking [with] DO THE RIGHT THING
New York: A Fireside Book/Simon & Schuster, (1987, 1989). First edition, first printing. Two volumes. Hardcover. Near fine in pictorial glossy wraps. 
SPIKE LEE'S GOTTA HAVE IT is inscribed and SIGNED by Spike Lee; DO THE RIGHT THING is also inscribed by Spike Lee to the same person, but not signed. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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8956 Lee, Stan; Ditko, Steve, et alia THE ESSENTIAL SPIDER-MAN
New York, N.Y.: Marvel Comics, (1996). 0785102868 First edition, first printing: a large format paperback original. Large format softcover. Mild age-toning to pages, tiny corner crease to lower front cover, else fine, unread, in stiff, illustrated wraps. 
Contains over 20 issues of continuity, AMAZING FANTASY #15; AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #1-20; AMAZING SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #1. Reprinted in black-and-white. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8957 Lee, Stan; paper engineering by Guillermo Rozo The Incredible Hulk Pop-Up Book: "TRAPPED!"
Los Angeles, CA: Marvel Comics Group, 1982. 093976606X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in laminated pictorial boards. 
Produced by Marvel Comics Group by David Kraft, John Romita, Marie Severin, Winslow Mortimer, Ken Feduniewicz, Frank Giacoia, Gary Brodsky, Stan Goldberg. With six doublespread pop-up scenes in full color. 4.5 x 5 inches. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8958 Lee, Stan; paper engineering by Guillermo Rozo The Incredible Hulk Pop-Up Book: "CIRCUS OF CRIME!"
Los Angeles, CA: Marvel Comics Group, 1982. 0939766051 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in laminated pictorial boards. 
Produced by Marvel Comics Group by Herb Trimpe, Mike Esposito, Frank Giacoia, John Romita, Marie Severin, Ken Feduniewicz. With six doublespread pop-up scenes in full color. 4.5 x 5 inches. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8959 Lee, Tanith WOLF STAR: The Claidi Journals, Book II
New York: Dutton Children's Books, (2000). 0525466738 Publisher's reprint. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, if faintly age-toned, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Victor Lee. 
"In this sequel to WOLF TOWER (Dutton, 2000), readers will find Lady Claidi Star getting ready for her marriage to Argul, a Hulta hottie. She is kidnapped just before the ceremony by men from the Wolf Tower, whose Law she has recently destroyed."--PW. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8960 Lee, Tanith RED AS BLOOD Or Tales from the Sisters Grimmer
(New York): DAW Books, Inc./Donald A. Wollheim, Publisher, (1983). First edition, first printing. DAW Books No. 513. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in illustrated wraps. Cover art by Michael Whelan and interiors illustrations by Tanith Lee. 
Revisionist fairy tales from the popular and prolific Ms. Lee, including her dark, modernist, and subversive spins on Cinderella, ("When the Clock Strikes"), Red Riding Hood ("Wolfland"), and Sleeping Beauty ("Thorns"). Scarce! 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8961 Lee, Tanith THE SILVER METAL LOVER
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1981). B000BNUBMI First hardcover edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club with the code L44 on page 215. Hardcover. Near fine, in lilac paper-over-boards, in an illustrated dust jacket that is nicked at the shelf edges with one internal chip along the front flap. The unusual pastel-hued wraparound jacket painting is by Rob Sauber. 
A "romance of the future" which begins with a humdinger of an opening line: "Mother, I am in love with a robot." A familiar premise is made fresh with Lee's unique voice, startling perspective, thoughtful invention and artful prose. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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8962 Lee, Tanith ELECTRIC FOREST
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1979). First edition; first printing with code J 06 on page 149. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine illustrated dust jacket with a hint of fading to the spine. 
"...depicts the rite of passage of an ugly child on a planet where her appearance is shocking."--Clute and Nicholls. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8963 Lee, Tanith THE GORGON And Other Beastly Tales
New York, N.Y.: Daw Books, Inc./Donald A. Wollheim, Publisher, (1985). First hardcover edition, first printing; issued by the Science Fiction Book Club; jacket code 6088. Hardcover. Fine in a mildly edgeworn, faintly age-toned illustrated dust jacket with painting by Victoria Poyser. 
Eleven stories including the title tale, winner of the 1983 World Fantasy Award for Best Short Fiction. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8964 Lee, Tanith BLACK UNICORN
New York: Atheneum, (1991). 0689315759 Book club edition. Jacket cod #02783. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket and interior illustrations by Heather Cooper. 
Tanaquil, the unmagical daughter of a sorceress suddenly becomes the caretaker of a beautiful black unicorn, a creature thought to exist only in legends. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8965 Lee, Tanith WOLF QUEEN: The Claidi Journals, Book III
New York: Dutton Children's Books, (2001). 0525468951 Publisher's reprint. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Victor Lee. 
"This third installment in the series begins with Claidi in an airship attempting to return to the Hulta and her betrothed, Argul. She finds that he has left, and that everyone believes her to be a deserter and a traitor."--PW. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8966 Lee, Tanith SOMETIMES, AFTER SUNSET
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1980). B000BMHJ6A First hardcover edition: Issued by the Science Fiction Book Club, with the code K42 on page 310. Hardcover. Very close to fine, in black boards with blue spine lettering; in a lightly worn, age-toned, about near fine dust jacket, with sensational artwork by Don Maitz. 
Two mesmerizing novels by the popular science fiction and fantasy writer: SABELLA, or THE BLOOD STONE, an interstellar vampire tale, and KILL THE DEAD, which features a ghost-killer. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8967 Lee, Walt, compiled by; assisted by Bill Warren REFERENCE GUIDE TO FANTASTIC FILMS: Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror, Volume I, A-F
Los Angeles, Chelsea-Lee Books, (1975). 0913974048 Second printing: so stated on copyright page. Some very mild age-toning to covers, even milder to pages, some very faint, nearly imperceptible scratching to rear cover, else fine, virtually as new; in illustrated wraps with splendid b&w cover art by George Barr. Illustrated with b&w intext stills. 
First volume of the ultimate fan reference guide to genre films, a monumental accomplishment when it was first released in 1972, still useful and entertaining thirty years later. Lee received a special Hugo in 1975 for this impressive labor of love. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8968 Lee, Wendi HE WHO DIES: An Angela Matelli Mystery
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2000). First edition: Advance Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Two tiny holes from staple removal, fine in glossy wraps. 

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8969 Lee, Wendi HE WHO DIES: An Angela Matelli Mystery
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2000). 0312208944 Second printing. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 
An Angela Matelli mystery. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8970 Leech, Margaret REVEILLE IN WASHINGTON 1860-1865
Alexandria, Virginia: Time-Life Books Inc., (1980). 080943556X Reprint. Time Reading Program Special Edition. Hardcover. A tiny crease to the spine head, and a dot of stain to the fore-edge of the pages, else near fine in red boards with gilt lettering and bands to the front cover and spine, uniform to series; no dust jacket. 
592 pages, chronology of the main events, some biographical notes, bibliography, and an index. A Pulitzer Prize-winning history of the Civil War that centers on Washington, D.C., the nation's capital and a city full of spies and bureaucrats. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8971 Lees-Milne, James TUDOR RENAISSANCE
London: B.T. Batsford Ltd., (1951). First edition. Hardcover. Upper spine end very slightly bumped, else a sharp, fine copy in a colorful dust jacket with minor shelfwear to the spine extremities. 
The Tudor Renaissance as seen through the study of sculpture, painting, miniatures, and primarily, architecture. Over 120 illustrations--4 of them in color--reproduce both obscure and famous buildings of the period. 152 pages with an index. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8972 Lefcourt, Peter ABBREVIATING ERNIE
New York: Villard, (1997). 0679439501 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
"Normalcy and perversion blur into one gigantic, twisted entertainment. If I weren't laughing so hard, I'd be truly frightened by this bullseye portrait of mass-media dementia."--Eric Bogosian. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8973 Lefcourt, Peter ABBREVIATING ERNIE
New York: Villard, (1997). First edition. Hardcover. One lower corner tip bumped, spine ends slightly crimped, else a near fine copy; in a pictorial dust jacket. 
"Normalcy and perversion blur into one gigantic, twisted entertainment. If I weren't laughing so hard, I'd be truly frightened by this bullseye portrait of mass-media dementia."--Eric Bogosian. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8974 Lefevre, Edwin REMINISCENCES OF A STOCK OPERATOR
Burlington, Vermont: Fraser Publishing Company, (1991). 0870340581 Twelfth printing: Trade paperback. Trade Paperback. Some fading--primarily to spine, else near fine, in textured red wraps illustrated with a satirical cartoon to the front and rear covers. 
These highly observant memoirs have become classic stock market tales offering timeless lessons about the ups-and-downs and inner workings of the market. Lefevre exposes the processes he used to make various decisions. 299 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8975 Leggett, John ROSS AND TOM:TWO AMERICAN TRAGEDIES
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1974). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a price-clipped dust jacket with a crease to front flap, else near fine. 

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8976 LeGuin, Ursula & Disch, Thomas PLANET OF EXILE; MANKIND UNDER THE LEASH
New York: Ace Books, Inc., (1966). First Edition: Paperback Original. Ace Double #G-597. Mass market paperback. Fine in wrappers; illustration for the Le Guin is by Jerome Podwil; for the Disch, Kelly Freas has created a memorable blue-hued, satanically bearded and hair-horned alien bearing an ax, with a flame-reddened otherworldly metropolis in the background. 
The first release of PLANET OF EXILE; backed by the first book appearance of MANKIND UNDER THE LEASH. A very nice copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8977 LeGuin, Ursula; Disch, Thomas PLANET OF EXILE; MANKIND UNDER THE LEASH
New York: Ace Books, Inc., (1966). First Edition: Paperback Original. Ace Double #G-597. Mass market paperback. Very good: with faint creasing to both covers, light edgewear, pages mildly age-toned; in illustrated wraps with Le Guin cover art by Jerome Podwil, Disch cover by Kelly Freas. 
First appearance of the early Le Guin title, the second Hainish novel, in an Ace do-si-do backed by the Disch tale. This copy SIGNED by Le Guin to the title-page of her novel. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8978 Lehane, Dennis SHUTTER ISLAND
(New York, N.Y.): William Morrow/an imprint of HarperCollins, (2003). 0688163173 First edition: Limited Edition SIGNED by the author on the publisher's special tipped in sheet; also displays a special dust jacket label. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"Dennis Lehane is the heir apparent. You read his stuff and think he's got the great ones--Chandler, Macdonald, Parker--watching over him as he writes every page. But his voice is an original."--Michael Connelly. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8979 Lehane, Dennis GONE, BABY, GONE
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., (1998). 0688153321 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Boston private detectives Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro are hired to find four-year-old kidnap victim Amanda McCready in this fourth mystery from the Shamus Award-winning author of A DRINK BEFORE THE WAR. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8980 Lehmann, Lotte MORE THAN SINGING: The Interpretation of Songs
New York: Boosey & Hawkes, Inc., (1946). B0007J3IQ2 Third printing; so stated on copyright page. Foreword by Bruno Walter Hardcover. Mild crimp to spine crown, owner's 1947-dated gift inscription, else near fine, in brown cloth with gilt stamping; in a lightly worn, about near fine dust photo-pictorial dust jacket with some light rubbing, minor nicking at ends of spine panel. 
Introduction to the singing and appreciation of the German lieder, by the profoundly influential soprano and vocal teacher, founder of the Music Academy of the West. Tall octavo. 192 pages. Many musical examples. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8981 Lehnus, Donald J. ANGELS TO ZEPPELINS: A Guide to the Persons, Objects, Topics and Themes on United States Postage Stamps, 1847-1980
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press Publishers, (1982). First edition. Hardcover. Faint uniform offsetting on front fly, still a fine copy in a slightly rubbed dust jacket. 
Octavo. 279 pages, appendices, selected references, index, illustrated with full-page plates. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8982 Leib, Franklin Allen FIRE ARROW
Novato, California: Presidio, (1988). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 

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8983 Leiber, Fritz THE BEST OF FRITZ LEIBER
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1974). A later printing of the first hardcover edition, issued from the Science Fiction Book Club with the code "M33" on page 299. Minor rubbing to lower shelf edges, near fine; in a near fine slightly soiled and lightly rubbed illustrated with jacket painting by Larry Kresek. Introduction by Poul Anderson, afterword by Leiber. 
Superb intro to Leiber, "whose work has ranged widely across the genres of fantasy and SF. The Hugo and Nebula award winning 'Gonna Roll The Bones' is an effective horror story. 'Space Time For Springers' is a delightful tale about cats."--David Pringle. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8984 Leiber, Fritz THE KNIGHT AND KNAVE OF SWORDS
New York: William Morrow & Company Inc., (1988). 068808530X Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Splendid jacket portraits of Leiber's popular sword & sorcery duo by Tom Camp. Collects ''The Curse of the Smalls and the Stars,'' ''The Mer She,'' ''Sea Magic,'' and ''The Mouser Goes Below.'' 
"A huge anecdotal adventure in the magic-drenched lives of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser. Glowing imagination melds with gorgeous language to make this one of Leiber's best."--Harlan Ellison. The climax of the Fafhrd and Gray Mouser epic. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8985 Leiber, Fritz THE MAGAZINE OF FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION July 1969: Special Fritz Leiber Issue
Concord, N.H.: Mercury Press, Inc., 1969. Volume, 36, No. 1, Whole Number 218. A digest-sized magazine. This copy SIGNED by Fritz Leiber to the title-page. A hint of edgewear and mild age-toning, dot of stain to fore-edge, else an unread, nearly fine copy; in illustrated wraps. 
This nifty tribute to Leiber includes the first appearance of the Hugo-winning novella "Ship of Shadows"--specially commissioned for this issue, a profile of Leiber by Judith Merril, a poem by Leiber ("Demons of the Upper Air"), and a Leiber bibliography. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8986 Leiber, Fritz THE BIG TIME
New York: Collier Books/Macmillan Publishing ompany., [1992]. Book club edition. Hardcover. Blind-embossed ownership seal to the front endpaper, else fine; in a very nearly fine, illustrated dust jacket with a touch of edge wear. Jacket art by Paul Lehr. 
The classic sf novel of the "Change War"--which earned Leiber a Hugo in an earlier, shorter form. Here with the 1982 introduction by the author. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8987 Leiber, Fritz THE KNIGHT AND KNAVE OF SWORDS
New York: William Morrow and Company Inc., (1988). 068808530X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Spotting to upper page edges, thus only near fine; in a fine dust jacket with artwork by Tom Canty. 
Fafhrd and Gray Mouser collection, comprising: "The Curse of the Smalls and the Stars," "The Mer She," "Sea Magic," and "The Mouser Goes Below." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8988 Leiber, Fritz A SPECTER IS HAUNTING TEXAS
New York: Walker and Company, (1968). B000FSVYVG Book Club edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club; with ''11K'' date code on page 245, ''1772'' jacket code. Hardcover. Fine, fresh, as-new, in red boards with black spine lettering and red top-edge tint; in an age-toned, very good plus dust jacket that is substantially darkened to the spine panel. Jacket illustration by Gaughan. 
"Fascinating and satirical novel by Leiber in a future USA, in which Texas stretches from Mexico to Canada...a Thin, a human being raised in microgravity, is invited to Earth; his survival depends on an elaborate metal exoskeleton."--technovelgy. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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8989 Leiber, Fritz OUR LADY OF DARKNESS
New York: Berkley Publishing Company/G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1977). 0399118721 First edition, first printing with a elatively small print run of 5000 copies. Hardcover. Fine; in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket with minor nicks and mild shelfwear. Jacket illustration by Richard Powers. 
World Fantasy Award winning novel set in modern-day San Francisco. "Genuinely chilling novel of the supernatural in modern San Francisco. An author of horror stories realizes terrifying entities are after him."--Fantastic Fiction. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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8990 Leiber, Justin BEYOND REJECTION
New York: A Del Rey Book/Ballantine Books, (1980). First hardcover edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Hardcover. Fine in a very mildly age-toned and very lightly worn illustrated dust jacket. Dust jacket painting by Ron Miller. 
In this, his first novel, the son of Fritz Leiber "deals in considerable detail with the problems associated with transplanting the recorded mind of a man into the body of a woman (complete with prehensile tail)."--Tim Adye. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8991 Leibovic, K.N., editor INFORMATION PROCESSING IN THE NERVOUS SYSTEM: Proceedings of a Symposium held at the State University of New York at Buffalo 21st-24th October, 1968
New York: Springer-Verlag, 1969. First edition. Hardcover. Small ownership address label on the front endpaper, otherwise a fine copy without dust jacket. 
373 pages including a glossary and indexes. Illustrated with figures. Hardcover. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8992 Leibowitz, Herbert A. HART CRANE : AN INTRODUCTION TO THE POETRY
New York: Columbia University Press, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Light shelfwear else very good plus in a dust jacket with a soiled spine, else very good. 

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8993 Leicester, Henry M., translator MIKHAIL VASIL'EVICH LOMONOSOV ON THE CORPUSCULAR THEORY
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1970. First edition in English. Hardcover. A near fine copy in very good dust jacket with several stains on the spine and with a tear along the spine. 
Octavo. This volume presents for the first time in English thirteen of Lomonosov's papers on the corpuscular theory ; translated, with an introduction by Leicester. 289 pages, index. Frontisportrait of Lomonosov with additional drawings in the text. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8994 Leigh, Janet HOUSE OF DESTINY
(Ontario, Canada): Mira Books, (1995). 155166125X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"A conscientious attempt to record the history of a film colony in the lives of two unlikely friends. In 1936, Sun Valley, Idaho, becomes the winter playground for socialites and Hollywood's leading stars."--PW. SIGNED by the author/actress. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8995 Leigh, Robert TURNER JOURNALS
New York: Walker, (1996). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
Review copy with materials laid in. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8996 Leigh, Stephen THE CRYSTAL MEMORY
(New York): Avon, (1987). First hardcover edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket with Whelanesque jacket painting by A.C. Farley which depicts a uniformed simian-like alien floating above a spaceship console manned by a veiled female pilot! 
A female space-freighter captain "attempts to recover her erased memories and to avenge the death of her young son" in a complex novel that features "interestingly depicted Mars colonies, alien incursions, zombies, intrigue and loss."--Clute and Nicholls. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8997 Leimkuhler, Ferdinand F. TRUCKING OF RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS: Safety VS. Economy in Highway Transport
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. Date stamped to the bottom of the front flyleaf, top corners bumped barely affecting page corners, else a very good plus copy in green cloth; no dust jacket. 
Published for the U. S. Atomic Energy Commission, Contract Number, AT(30-1)1477. 256 pages, bibliography, index. Figures, tables. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8998 Leinster, Murray FOUR FROM PLANET 5
London: White Lion Publishers Limited, (1974). 085617338X First hardcover edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in red boards with gilt spine stamping; in an about near fine illustrated dust jacket that is age-toned and lightly rubbed all around, shows a minor scratch to front panel, a few very short closed edge tears, a tiny inked price to upper front flap. 
Originally published in paperback in 1959, this is a story in the spirit of Theodore Sturgeon's MORE THAN HUMAN by one of sf's grand old men. Four psychic children from another world and another time were utterly invincible. How were they to be stopped? 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8999 Leinster, Murray THE FORGOTTEN PLANET
New York: Gnome Press Inc., (1954). B0007HOGHY First edition, third state binding (tan boards). ''Map'' dust jacket. Hardcover. Very good only: in soiled, damp-spotted tan-grey composition binding with green devices, foxing to page edges; in a dampstained, spine-faded, edge-nicked, worn, very good dust jacket. 5000 copies printed. Jacket by Emsh. 
"A connected rewriting of the 'Burl' series."--Tuck. "World dominated by giant insects; well done. Novelization of 'The Mad Planet' and 'The Red Dust,' both done circa 1920-21, and 'Nightmare Planet,' 1953."--Owings and Chalker. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9000 Leinster, Murray THE FORGOTTEN PLANET
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1984). 0517554127 First edition thus. Volume 6 in the uniform Classics of Modern Science Fiction series. Hardcover. Near fine in an illustrated dust jacket that is age-toned. Jacket painting by Michael Booth of a very exposed man fighting a giant spider. With an introduction by George Zebrowski and a foreword by Isaac Asimov. 
Based on Leinster's classic 1920 short story "The Mad Planet," this is the adventure of a primitive band of humans on a planet where evolution has gone mad. 
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