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1 (Bradbury, Ray). Lanchester, Elsa; songs by Forman Brown A GAMUT OF GIRLS
Santa Barbara: Capra Press, 1988. 088496292X / 9780884962922 First edition, first printing: a trade paperback original. Introduction by Ray Bradbury, who has SIGNED this copy. Trade Paperback. Fine, in lightly rubbed, perfect-bound photo-pictorial wraps. Illustrated with photographs and costume sketches. 80 pages. 
Memoir-ette by the one and only Elsa, followed by the lyrics of the comic character songs written by Brown for her to perform at Hollywood's Turnabout Theater in the 1940's. "A fey, off-beat collection of songs both sprightly and shivery."--Time. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 Bradbury, Ray A GRAVEYARD FOR LUNATICS
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990. 0394576775 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket illustration and design by Wendell Minor. 
One of science fiction's most popular writers penned this murder mystery set on a Hollywood backlot. Inscribed, dated in the year of publication, and SIGNED by the author to the front endpaper.. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Bradbury, Ray AS CRONICAS MARCIANAS (THE MARTIAN CHRONICLES)
(Rio de Janeiro): Livraria Francisco Alves Editora S.A., (1980). Second edition thus. Mundo da Ficcao Cientifica imprint. This copy SIGNED by author Bradbury. Creasing to rear cover and last few leaves of textblock, faint soiling to some pages, else near fine, apparently unread; in illustrated flapfold wraps. 
Brazilian edition of THE MARTIAN CHRONICLES. Cover art features a glowing blue ball floating above a red-skied alien landscape. The cover blurb promotes the "superproducao da NBC TV" with Rock Hudson and Maria Schell, which was released in 1980. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Bradbury, Ray BRADBURY STORIES: 100 of his Most Celebrated Tales
New York: William Morrow/HarperCollinsPublishers, (2003). 006054242X / 9780060542429 First edition, LATER printing. Hardcover. New. Fine; in a fine dust jacket. 912 pages! 
The one hundred stories in this volume were chosen by Bradbury himself, and span a career that blossomed in the pulp magazines of the early 1940s and continues to flourish in the new millennium. Introduction by the author. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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5 Bradbury, Ray CEMENTERIO PARA LUNATICOS (A Graveyard for Lunatics)
(Buenos Aires): Emece Editores, (1991). 9500410893 / 9789500410892 First edition thus: a trade paperback original. Argentinian Spanish-language edition. One of 9000 copies printed. Trade Paperback. Minor crimp to rear cover, mild rubbing, else a fine, unread copy, in slick color-illustrated flap-fold wraps. 
Bradbury's 50's-set Hollywood mystery, here translated into Spanish by Julia Bensenor de Jais. With striking montage-style cover. SIGNED by author Bradbury to the half-title page. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 Bradbury, Ray DANDELION WINE
Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, (2000). A Collector's Edition issued by the Easton Press. Collector's notes sheet laid in. Fine in full blood-red leather, decorated and lettered in gilt, with hubbed spine, all edges gilt, illustrated endpapers, satin ribbon marker. Color frontispiece by longtime Bradbury collaborator Joseph Mugnaini created expressly for this issue. 
Bradbury's debut novel "takes us into the summer of 1928, and to all the wondrous and magical events in the life of a 12-year-old Midwestern boy named Douglas Spaulding."--Stanley Wiater. SIGNED by the author! 
Price: 175.00 USD
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7 Bradbury, Ray DANDELION WINE
(New York, NY): William Morrow/An imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, (2006). 0380977265 / 9780380977260 Reprint. Hardcover. New. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new dust jacket. 
"DANDELION WINE takes us into the summer of 1928, and to all the wondrous and magical events in the life of a 12-year-old Midwestern boy named Douglas Spaulding."--Stanley Wiater. 
Price: 15.95 USD
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8 Bradbury, Ray DANDELION WINE (Russian translation)
Moscow: Khudozhestvennaya Literatura, 1989. 5280006734 / 9785280006737 First edition, thus: a trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Corner crease to upper front cover, else fine, in illustrated wraps with splendid cover art depicting a door blown open by a gust of dandelions; at the foot of the door, a pair of sneakers. 
Russian edition gathers DANDELION WINE and 27 stories from other collections. No U.S. equivalent. Appealingly wistful cover painting. [400] pages. SIGNED by author Bradbury to the title-page. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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9 Bradbury, Ray DIE GOLDENEN APFEL DER SONNE: Ausegewahlte Kurzgeschichten (THE GOLDEN APPLES OF THE SUN: Selected Stories)
Berlin: Volk und Welt, (1990). 3353006753 / 9783353006752 First edition, first printing: a trade paperback original. German edition. SIGNED by author Bradbury to the title-page. Trade Paperback. Fine, in slick, illustrated wraps with whimsical cover art depicting a golden explosion sending skyward a disembodied mass of humanity, separated from their clothes, their limbs, their heads, their souls? 
Original collection of 31 Bradbury stories rendered into German, drawn not only from the original GOLDEN APPLES, but also from A MEDICINE FOR MELANCHOLY, THE OCTOBER COUNTRY, THE MACHINERIES OF JOY and I SING THE BODY ELECTRIC. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10 Bradbury, Ray FAREWELL SUMMER
New York: William Morrow, (2006). 0061131547 / 9780061131547 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine, a new book, in a fine, new dust jacket. 
"This poignant, wise but slight 'extension' of the indefatigable Bradbury's semiautobiographical DANDELION WINE picks up the story of 12-year-old Douglas Spaulding in October of 1928."--PW. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 Harryhausen, Ray; Introduction by Ray Bradbury FILM FANTASY SCRAPBOOK
South Brunswick & New York/London: A.S. Barnes and Company/The Tantivy Press, (1981). 0498025713 / 9780498025716 Reprint of third edition, revised and enlarged. Fine in glossy illustrated wraps. Quarto. 150 pages. SIGNED by the author, Ray Harryhausen and by Ray Bradbury! 
Early illustrated chronicle of the effects created by Harryhausen and his late mentor, Willis O'Brien. This edition has a color portfolio of photos from CLASH OF THE TITANS reproduced on coated stock inserts. Scarce thus! 
Price: 175.00 USD
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12 Bradbury, Ray FOREVER AND THE EARTH: Yesterday and Tomorrow Tales
(Hornsea, England): PS Publishing, 2005. 1904619797 / 9781904619796 First edition, first printing. Our copy has been SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Wraparound cover illustration by Edward Miller based on an original sketch by Ray Bradbury. Octavo. 167 pages; contains an appendix of facsimile correspondence and an extract from RAY BRADBURY: A Life in Fiction. 
This volume (originally only available as part of a 100-copy three-volume slipcased set), is one of a few extra copies printed for the publisher's use. Contains eleven stories which were earmarked for publication in S IS FOR SPACE, but were dropped. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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13 Bradbury, Ray FROM THE DUST RETURNED
(New York): William Morrow, (2001). 0380973820 / 9780380973828 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author! Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Charles Addams. 
Ray Bradbury's full-length tale featuring a gala reunion of the far-flung Elliott family: comprised of stories about an outlandish, great-hearted, and loving-spirited Halloween creature clan and their "abnormal" foundling son Timothy. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14 Bradbury, Ray IL GRANDE MONDO LAGGIU: 34 RACCONTI (The Great Wide World Over There: 34 Stories)
(Milano): Oscar Mondadori, (2000). 8804426535 / 9788804426530 Leggiere I Classici edition: a trade-sized paperback. SIGNED by author Bradbury to the title-page. Italian edition. Fine, an unread copy in illustrated wraps with cover artwork (a cluster of space ships) by Frank and Jeff Lavaty. Rendered into Italian by Laura Grimaldi. 
Original selection of Bradbury tales apparently drawn from THE STORIES OF RAY BRADBURY, including: "The Golden Apples of the Sun"; "The Coffin"; "Embroidery"; "The Lake"; "Exorcism"; "The End of the Beginning"; "The Great Wide World Over There." 
Price: 35.00 USD
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15 Bradbury, Ray IL MERAVIGLIOSO VESTITO COLOR PANNA e altre commedie (The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit and Other Plays)
(Milano): Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, (1987). 8804297816 / 9788804297819 First Italian edition, first printing: a paperback. In the Teatro E Cinema series. A fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps. Cover art by Ferenc Pinter. 
First Italian appearance of Bradbury's plays, THE WONDERFUL ICE CREAM SUIT, "The Veldt"; and "To the Chicago Abyss." With Bradbury's introduction. SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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16 Verne, Jules; Adapted and Illustrated by Gary Gianni; Introduction by Ray Bradbury JULES VERNE'S TWENTY-THOUSAND LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA
(Santa Cruz, California): Flesk, (2009). 1933865083 / 9781933865089 First edition, first printing. Deluxe edition, limited to 600 numbered and artist SIGNED copies. Hardcover. Fine in illustrated boards; without dust jacket, as issued. Quarto (12" by 9"). Unpaginated [64 pages]. Our copy is additionally SIGNED by Ray Bradbury to the title-page. 
Graphic novelization of Verne's classic by the celebrated illustrator, Gary Gianni. This volume also includes the full text of "The Sea Raiders", a short story by H.G. Wells, accompanied by ten original illustrations created for this edition by Gianni. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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17 Bradbury, Ray KUVITETTU MIES (The Illustrated Man)
Helsinki: Kirjayhtyma, (1981). 9512605260 / 9789512605262 First edition thus. Finnish edition. SIGNED by author Bradbury to the front free endsheet. Hardcover. A nearly fine copy in black cloth with silver spine titling; in an illustrated dust jacket with eerie and unsettling jacket painting by Piotr Tomaszeski. 
Finnish edition of one of Bradbury's key short story collections ("The Veldt"; "Kaleidoscope"; "The Long Rain"; et alia) bookended by the tattoed man prologue and epilogue; translated into Finnish by Aarne Valpola. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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18 Bradbury, Ray MARIONETTES, INC.
(Burton, MI): Subterranean Press, 2009. 1596062150 / 9781596062153 First edition, first printing. One of 2000 copies printed. Our copy has been SIGNED by the author to the title-page. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Printed in two colors throughout, and features a full-color dust jacket, as well as pen and ink illustrations at the head of each story by Mark A. Nelson, and endpaper drawings in watercolor by Ray Bradbury. 
"In five stories (one of them original to this collection, plus a rare, previously unpublished screen treatment), Bradbury explores the concept of Robotics and examines its impact on the day-to-day lives of ordinary people." 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Bradbury, Ray MATCH TO FLAME: The Fictional Paths to Fahrenheit 451
(Colorado Springs, CO): Gauntlet Publications, 2006. 1887368868 / 9781887368865 First edition, first printing: Advance copy in glossy pictorial wraps. SIGNED by the author. Trade paperback. Fine. Thick octavo. 484 pages. 
Traces the roots of the classic novel, FAHRENHEIT 451, in the author's earlier fiction. Edited by Donn Albright and Jon Eller, this scholarly edition contains special material which has not seen publication elsewhere. Scarce prepublication issue. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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20 Bradbury, Ray NOW AND FOREVER
New York: Morrow, (2007). 0061131563 / 9780061131561 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. New. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Comprises two newly written novellas: Somewhere A Band Is Playing, (a small town's residents never seem to age) and Leviathan 99 (a ship to Mars tale with Moby Dick parallels). 
Price: 24.95 USD
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