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1 (Apsley, Brenda, editor); Apsley, Brenda; Pemberton, Charles; Scott, Lesley, et al DOCTOR WHO: Journey Through Time
(New York): (1986). 0517479818 / 9780517479810 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in brightly illustrated laminated covers; in wraparound color-illustrated dust jacket which echoes the artwork of the covers. Quarto. 
Over two dozen tales of the BBC's intrepid time traveller, splashily illustrated by a number of different artists in a variety of appealingly garish and energetic comic book styles. Depicted are six of the good doctor's tv incarnations. Great fun! 
Price: 25.00 USD
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LA CITE DES ROBOTS D 'ISAAC ASIMOV, (Asimov, Isaac).  Kube-McDowell, Michael; McQuay, Mike
2 (Asimov, Isaac). Kube-McDowell, Michael; McQuay, Mike LA CITE DES ROBOTS D 'ISAAC ASIMOV
(Paris): Editions J'ai Lu, (1989). 2277225738 / 9782277225737 First edition thus: a paperback original. French translation by France-Marie Watkins. FJ#2573. Mass market paperback. Fine as-new, unread, in illustrated wraps. Spectacular comic-book influenced cover art by Cava shows a caped, muscle-sculpted silver robot, climbing an enormous building during a thunderstorm, with an unconscious raven-tressed human woman in one arm. 
French rendering of ROBOT CITY, Book One, ODYSSEE (ODYSSEY) by Kube-McDowell, and Book Two, SOUPCON (SUSPICION) by McQuay. Following each novel is an illustrated "Banque de Donnees" (Data Bank), with artwork by Paul Rivoche. Foreword by Asimov. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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ISAAC ASIMOV'S ROBOT CITY ROBOTER & ALIENS:  DER EINDRINGLING, (Asimov, Isaac).  Thurstone, Robert
3 (Asimov, Isaac). Thurstone, Robert ISAAC ASIMOV'S ROBOT CITY ROBOTER & ALIENS: DER EINDRINGLING
(Bergish Gladbach): Bastei Lubbe, (1991). 3404231163 / 9783404231164 First edition thus: a paperback original. German translation by Winifried Czech. Mass market paperback. Fine, an as-new, unread copy in illustrated wraps, with dynamic cover art depiction of a robot prowling through a crumbling city. 
German translation of INTRUDER, Book Three of Isaac Asimov's ROBOT CITY ROBOT AND ALIENS, by Robert Thurstone. Following the novel is an illustrated "Datenbank" with artwork by Paul Rivoche. Foreword by Asimov. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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ROBOTS TEMPORELS D 'ISAAC ASIMOV: LE GUERRIER; LE DICTATEUR, (Asimov, Isaac).  Wu, W.F.
4 (Asimov, Isaac). Wu, W.F. ROBOTS TEMPORELS D 'ISAAC ASIMOV: LE GUERRIER; LE DICTATEUR
(Paris): Editions J'ai Lu, (1995). 2277231851 / 9782277231851 First edition thus: a paperback original. French translation by Genevieve Blattmann. FJ#4048. Mass market paperback. A very very faint corner crease to upper rear cover, else a fine, as-new, unread copy in illustrated wraps. Striking cover image of a wild, red-bearded warrior and a robot by Caza. 
French translations of Books Three and Four in Isaac Asimov's Robots in Time sequence, WARRIOR and DICTATOR, both by W.F. Wu. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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ROBOTS TEMPORELS D 'ISAAC ASIMOV: L'EMPEREUR; L'ENVAHISSEUR, (Asimov, Isaac).  Wu, William F.
5 (Asimov, Isaac). Wu, William F. ROBOTS TEMPORELS D 'ISAAC ASIMOV: L'EMPEREUR; L'ENVAHISSEUR
(Paris): Editions J'ai Lu, (1996). 2277241776 / 9782277241775 First edition thus. French translation by Genevieve Blattmann. Fine, an as-new, unread copy in illustrated wraps, with another example of Caza's original and impressive cover art for this series. 
French language version of Wu's EMPEROR and INVADER, Books Five and Six in Isaac Asimov's Robots in Time Series. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 (Coll, Joseph Clement). Reed, Walt THE MAGIC PEN OF JOSEPH CLEMENT COLL
West Kingston, Rhode Island: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, (1978). First edition, special limited issue: one of 750 numbered copies SIGNED by the author/compiler Walt Reed. 176 pages, with over 250 illustrations. Hardcover. Very very minor crimp to spine crown, pages and endsheets lightly age-toned, else fine, in tan leather with gilt spine stamping; in a fine, faintly age-toned, illustrated dust jacket. Printed throughout on coated stock. Foreword by J. Thomson Willing. 
Sublime gallery of sharply reproduced pen-and-inks by the one of the premier illustrators of newspaper and magazine genre fiction, whose work was marked by "a persuasive poetry that strikes through every line he drew."--Henry Pitz. Quarto. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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7 (Howard, Robert E.) Gianni, Gary, drawings and sketches by ROBERT E. HOWARD'S CONAN OF CIMMERIA
[Kent, England]: Wandering Star, [2003]. First edition, first printing: a chapbook original. Fine, as-new, staplebound within illustrated cardstock wraps. Oblong octavo. 
Gianni's musings about his approach to illustrating the complete CONAN for Wandering Star, with dozens of sketches and working drawings printed in b&w, including a page from an unpublished Conan comic Gianni created in 1973, THE PHOENIX AND THE SWORD. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 (Howard, Robert E.) Van Hise, James, editor THE FANTASTIC WORLDS OF ROBERT E. HOWARD
(Yucca Valley, California): (James Van Hise), (2001). Second printing. Large format softcover. Very fine in illustrated wraps. Large quarto. Studded with scores of b&w illustrations: reproductions of artwork from pulp and book publications, and new original art inspired by Howard. Full-color jacket art by Steve Firchow. 
A compendious collection of articles and essays about the author of the Conan series; contributions by Van Hise, Rusty Burke, Rick McCollum, and many more. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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9 (Lugosi, Bela; Frye, Dwight). Cushing, Tom THE DEVIL IN THE CHEESE: A Fantastic Comedy in Three Acts
New York City: Samuel French, 1927. First edition. Bound in green cloth lettered in black; in printed dust jacket. Illustrated with production photos printed on coated stock inserts. Hardcover. Whisper of shelfwear, suggestion of dust-soiling to top edge, else a remarkably clean, fine copy ; in a dust jacket that shows some rubbing, age-toning, especially to spine, shallow chipping to spine ends, overzealous price clip to front flap. Scarce! 
Stage fantasy which starred Fredric March, Bela Lugosi (a year before his Broadway DRACULA), and Dwight Frye (Renfield to Lugosi's Count in the film). Cushing co-authored LAUGH, CLOWN, LAUGH--basis for the Lon Chaney film. Splendid horror film item! 
Price: 150.00 USD
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10 (Sime, Sidney H.) Skeeters, Paul W.; introduction by Ray Bradbury SIDNEY H. SIME: Master of Fantasy
Pasadena, California: Ward Ritchie Press, (1978). 0378063650 / 9780378063654 First edition, first printing: a large format softcover original. Large format softcover. Small stain to the lower spine area, minor shelfwear, else near fine in slick illustrated wraps. Printed throughout on coated stock. Quarto. 
A wide array of the artist's work reproduced in color and black-and-white. Sime is best known for his fantasy illustrations, particularly those that accompanied the works of Lord Dunsany. 127 pages. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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11 (Smith, Clark Ashton). Rickard, Dennis THE FANTASTIC ART OF CLARK ASHTON SMITH
Baltimore, Maryland: The Mirage Press, 1973. First edition, first printing. 1502 copies printed. Hardcover. Faint crease to the front cover resulting in a crease to the upper portion of all pages, soiling to the rear cover, else very good in photo-pictorial stapled wraps. Quarto (8 1/2" by 11"). [58] pages. 
"An article on Smith's weird sculptures, with photos of more than 80 sculptures and drawings, and a carvings checklist."--Owings and Chalker. Photographs by the author. Cover photo by Wynn Bullock. Introduction by Gahan Wilson. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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12 (Tolkien, J.R.R.) Russell, Gary THE LORD OF THE RINGS: The Art of The Two Towers
Boston/New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2003. 0618331301 / 9780618331307 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in laminated, photo-pictorial boards; in a fine, as-new, photo-pictorial dust jacket. Quarto. Printed in full-color and b&w on coated stock. 
The official and definitive guide to the design of the second movie in Peter Jackson's hugely successful adaptation of Tolkien's trilogy. 600 exclusive paintings, sketches and digital art from the film; with afterword by Andy Serkis. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Aldiss, Brian, compiled and introduced by SCIENCE FICTION ART
(London): New English Library/Times Mirror, (1975). 0450027724 / 9780450027727 First edition, first printing: folio-sized paperback. Large format softcover. Three grooves cut into lower edge of textblock, otherwise fine, as-new; in slick illustrated wraps. Folio. 
Terrific assemblage of vintage sf art, tons of pulp covers, many reproduced in color, lots of b&w pulp interiors. Oversized format suits the subject as much of the art can be seen at near original scale or larger! Great fun. 128 pages, indexed. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Anthony, Piers & Nye, Jody Lynn PIERS ANTHONY'S VISUAL GUIDE TO XANTH
New York: Avon Books, (1989). 0380757494 / 9780380757497 First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. Just a suggestion of wear to the edges, else this is a fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps with a very appealing color cover painting depicting the wide variety of flora and fauna native to the Xanth universe. 
Every nook and cranny of this 236-page guide to everything Xanthian (People, Places, Bestiary, Calendar, etc.) is crammed with detailed maps, charts and b&w illustrations. The artwork is by Todd Cameron Hamilton and James Clouse. Manna for Xanthophiles. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Asimov, Isaac; by Steven Grant, John Gregory Betancourt, Karen Haber ISAAC ASIMOV'S HISTORY OF I-BOTICS: An Illustrated Novel
(New York, N.Y.): HarperPrism/A Division of HarperCollins Publishers, (1997). 0061055395 / 9780061055393 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Illustrated by Pablo Marcos, Mark Jackson, Rags Morales. Tall, square octavo, printed throughout on coated stock. 
Germany 1945. US agents destroy a secret Nazi laborabacksy, freeing a functioning cyborg, half-man, half-robot. 50 years later, Zachary Robillard stumbles on info proving his grandfather was a US agent during WWII responsible for robotics research. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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16 Bradbury, Ray; Dillon, Leo and Diane, illustrators SWITCH ON THE NIGHT
New York: Alfred A. Knopf: An Umbrella Book, (1993). 0394904869 / 9780394904863 First edition thus. Dated and SIGNED by Ray Bradbury within a large original drawing of a sinister looking goblin! Hardcover. Fine in illustrated, laminated boards, with pictorial endpapers; no dust jacket, as issued. Small quarto. 
Bradbury's 1955 paean to the dark side stunningly interpreted by the Dillons--the first half of the picture book--wherein the boy fears night--the illustrations appear framed against white, but after he meets "Dark," the backgrounds are deliciously inky! 
Price: 150.00 USD
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17 Burnett, Cathy & Fenner, Arnie SPECTRUM: The First Annual Collection of the Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art
Grass Valley, CA: Underwood Books, (1994). 0887331882 / 9780887331886 First edition, second printing. Trade Paperback Original. Quarto. Trade Paperback. Fine, an as-new, unread copy in slick illustrated wraps. Front cover art by James Gurney, rear cover by Joseph DeVito. 
The historic first annual entry in the invaluable, entertaining and mind-expanding gallery of the best in fantasy imagery--smartly designed and beautifully executed, the artwork stunningly reproduced on heavy coated-stock sheets. Scarce. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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18 Burns, Jim THE JIM BURNS PORTFOLIO
(Surrey, Great Britain): Paper Tiger/an imprint of Dragon's World, (1990). 1850281394 / 9781850281399 First edition, first printing: folio-sized paperback original (16 1/2" by 11 1/2"). Large format softcover. Most of the plates have come loose from the binding (inevitable, perhaps with this issue), but all plates are present; otherwise this is a fine copy in slick, stiff color-illustrated wraps. Text by the artist. 
Twenty-eight full-page images of this extraordinary artist's paintings. One of the best of the contemporary sf artists, Burns excels in depicting both the brave new worlds of slick high-tech hardware and the soulful creatures that inhabit those worlds. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Burroughs, Edgar Rice; Frazettta, Frank, illustrator THE GODS OF MARS and THE WARLORD OF MARS
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1971). First edition thus: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. With the code ''50L'' on page 335 and the dust jacket code 2882 to lower rear flap. Hardcover. Patch of faint dampstaining to lower edge of endsheets at inner hinge, also evident at lower page edges, faint foxing to upper page edges, thus very good, in black boards with silver lettering to the spine; very good only dust jacket, rubbed, faded, worn. 
Thrilling wraparound jacket painting and six interior b&ws by Burroughs soulmate Frank Frazetta enhance this SFBC omnibus of the second and third installments of the Mars saga, dating from 1918 and 1919. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Burroughs, Edgar Rice; Frazettta, Frank, illustrator THE GODS OF MARS and THE WARLORD OF MARS
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1971). Issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. With the code "38Q" on page 335 and the dust jacket code 2882 to lower rear flap. Hardcover. Foxing to the page edges, else near fine in black laminated paper-over-boards, with silver lettering to the spine; mildly shelfworn, illustrated dust jacket that is also near fine. 
Nearly naked (except for thong and wrist gauntlets), John Carter flies through the air, sword in hand, in a frontal assault on a many-armed gorilla and his tribe, with the aid of a turtle-headed cohort in a red cape. Mars novels two and three. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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