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1 Straub, Peter BLAUE ROSE
(Linkenheim): Edition Phantasia, (1986). 392495903X / 9783924959036 First edition, limited edition. 250 numbered copies were produced; this is an unnumbered Presentation Copy. Hardcover. Fine, in baby blue binding with silver spine titles; in a very very lightly worn, nearly fine, illustrated dust jacket. Tall quarto. Originally released in a limited edition from Underwood-Miller in 1985. 
Translated into German by Joachim Korber. Illustrations by Uwe Mayer. Sadistic Harry Beevers, 10, hypnotizes and destroys his younger brother; the tale leaps ahead to the ironic verdict in Harry's court-martial for wreaking atrocities in Vietnam. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 Straub, Peter FLOATING DRAGON
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1983). 0399127720 / 9780399127724 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in gilt-lettered black cloth shelfback over black boards; in a fine illustrated dust jacket that shows a whisper of age-toning. Jacket design by Paul Bacon. A superb copy. 
"Continues the theme of an evil spirit possessing a succession of bodies. The entity in question occupies male bodies this time; but otherwise the novel is startlingly similar in conception to GHOST STORY."--S.T. Joshi. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Straub, Peter LOST BOY LOST GIRL
New York: Random House, (2003). 1400060923 / 9781400060924 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"It's funny, and heartwarming, and genuinely scary, and unsettling all at the same time. It left me asking, 'How the hell does he do that?'--while also wanting to force other people to read it and ask if it had the same effect on them."--Neil Gaiman. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Straub, Peter MR. X
New York: Random House, (1999). 0679401385 / 9780679401384 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Nearly fine; in a very mildly age-toned, else fine, illustrated dust jacket with design by Marc Cohen. 
"Mr. X marks Straub's triumphant return to the tale of the paranormal and the supernatural....when Peter Straub turns on all his jets, no one in the scream factory can equal him. "--Stephen King. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Straub, Peter THE HELLFIRE CLUB
New York: Random House, (1996). 0679401377 / 9780679401377 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket with raised gold lettering. 
In this thriller, Straub presents Dick Dart, a murderer to rival Hannibal Lecter. Straub also wrote GHOST STORY, SHADOWLAND, and KOKO. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 King, Stephen; Peter Straub THE TALISMAN
New York: Viking/G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1984). 0670691992 / 9780670691999 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Twelve-year-old Jack Sawyer takes on a quest in this and a parallel world, the "Territories," to acquire a mystical talisman that will save the life of his dying mother and her "twinner," the Queen of the Territories. First King/Straub collaboration. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Straub, Peter THE THROAT
(New York, New York): A Dutton Book, (1993). 0525935037 / 9780525935032 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Horror thriller, which completes his Blue Rose trilogy ( KOKO and MISERY ), in which Straub himself appears in the story as the narrator's writing-collaborator. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Straub, Peter UNDER VENUS
(Lancaster, Pa): Stealth Press, (2000). 1588810011 / 9781588810014 First separate hardcover edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Unopened in the publisher's original shrinkwrap, as issued. 
Literary mainstream novel--first published in WILD ANIMALS, an omnibus edition of Straubís early novels. This is Straubís previously unpublished second novel. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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