Books For Sale - June 2024
Brian Wilson Aldiss Bestsellers Vol. 3 No. 9 Best of Aldiss Viaduct Publications 1983 First Edition First Printing One light cover crease, a little spine creasing and page edges lightly browned else Fine A4 Centre-stapled magazine 4.00 Introduction by B. W. A.; Oh For a Closer Brush with God; An Appearance of Life; The Small Stones of Tu Fu; The Game With The Big Heavy Ball; A Romance of the Equator; Three Revolutionary Enigmas; The Blue Background; A Private Whale; Consolations of Age; The Girl Who Sang. Selected by B. W. A. as being his best.
Paul C. Allen Fantasy Newsletter No. 23 April Fantasy Newsletter 1980 Spine a little creased, covers faintly marked - Very Good A4 centre stapled magazine 3.00 On Fantasy by Fritz Leiber, Ramsey Campbell Interviewed by Darrell Schweitzer, Film News by Bill Warren, The British Scene by Mike Ashley, Book Reviews, The Fan Press and more
Ken Amos Nightshade 5 A Fanzine About Fantasy April 1st Nightshade Press 1979 Corers slightly bumped and creased - Very Good A4 stapled, card-covered heavy paper magazine With photocopy chronological list of Ballantine Adult Fantasy books 5.00 Editorial; David Lindsay and the Quest for Muspel-Fire by Galad Elflandsson; An Alphabetical Listing of Ballantine Adult Fantasy books with cover artist and publication dates; Book reviews; Fanzine Reviews; Nightshade Contributors' Biographies; The Development of a Novel: Thomas Burnett Swann's The Gods Abide; Letters and more
Anonymous Startling Stories No. 18 (UK Issue) Pembertons 1954 (May) Spine ends chipped, small hole in cover, a few cover tears, a little staining, corners rubbed - Good Magazine 2.00 Cut down version of the US May '54 Vol. 31 #3 Spring Issue: The Houses of Iszm by Jack Vance; Little Enos by Charles A. Stearns; Stop-Over by Robert F. Young; Submicroscopic Galaxy by A. Kulik; The Seetee Mind by Gotthard Gunther; How Long Will a Space Pilot Live? by Gregg Gnarlen ; Coming: the Great Skyhook! by Norman B. Wiltsey. The last UK Issue.
Jim Baen Destinies/Far Frontiers/New Destinies Ace/Baen 1980-1989 Generally Very Good or better copies 2.00 Each. Destinies: Nov./Dec. '78; Jan-Feb '79 (Vol. 1 No. 2); Feb-Mar '80 (Vol. 2 No. 1); Spring '80 (Vol. 2 No. 2); New Destinies: Vol. I (Spring 1987)
Beccon Beccon 87 Programme Book Beccon 1987 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Fine booklet Illustrated by Keith Roberts and others 5.00 Illustrated programme book for the convention - includes An Appreciation of the Recent Fiction of Keith Roberts; Keith Roberts bibliography since January 1984, and appreciation of Jane Gaskell (Special Guest), an article: Corfe Revisited by Keith Roberts, articles, notes, puns, etc., Although un-numbered the print-run was limited to around 600 copies - for the Convention members
Paul Brazier Nexus Number One April Nexus 1991 Cover slightly rubbed and spine and lower corner slightly creased else Fine A4 Magazine Art by Les Edwards, Jim Porter, Dave Carson & John Stewart 5.00 Editorial; Diana Wynne Jones' Two Kinds of Writing; Christina Lake's Rotisserie; Gwyneth Jones' These Will Be The Good Writers; Brian Ameringen's Strange Wines and Unfamilliar Spirits (with PanGalacticGargleBlaster recipe); Geoff Ryman's The Diary of the Translator; with Keith Knight, T K Atherton, Jonathn Cowie, Colin Greenland & Roger Robinson
Paul Brazier Nexus Number Two Spring Nexus 1992 Cover slightly rubbed and spine and lower corner creased - Very Good A4 Magazine Art by Neill Bristow, Tony Hough, Jim Porter, Hunt Emerson & Ian Brooks 5.00 Editorial; Lionel Fanthorpe's Science Fiction Prayer; Geoff Ryman's The Future of Science Fiction; Bob Shaw's Key Bore; Colin Greenland's Packing Jellyfish in Hampers, with Paul Birch, Jessica Palmer, T. K. Atherton, Chuck Connor, Scott Edelman, Jennifer Steele, Mike Ibeji, David Langford & Roger Robinson
Charles N. Brown Locus Issue 230, 231, 233, 234 & 2365 (Feb. Mar, May, Jun. & Aug.) Locus Publications 1980 Very Good issues 10.00 For 5 issues. Richard Cowper's copies.
Howard Browne Fantastic Adventures Vol. 7 No 3 July Ziff-Davis 1945 Top edge of front cover chipped, pages browned - Good magazine 7.50 Alexander Blade's Diamond of Doom; B. E. Liston's A Grave For Gullible; Lester Barclay's The Tiger Has A Soul!; J. J. Allerton's Dr. Zanger's Cats; E. E. Pelletier's What's New?; Berkeley Livingstone's It's Raining Dimes & The Lotus Temple and more
Allan Bryce The Dark Side The Magazine of the Macabre and Fantastic Stray Cat 2005 Spine creases, corners rubbed and creased - Good A4 Magazine 1.00 Editorial; Interviews with Elke Sommer, Madeline Smith and David Cronenberg; Jay Slater on The Stink of Flesh; John Martin on the Italian Stalk and Slash thriller; Dark Side Horror Guide, DVD Library, Reviews and more
John W. Campbell, Jr. Unknown March Street & Smiths 1939 Spine sellotaped and a little eroded at top and base, front cover spine edge glued to first (advert.) page, front cover with a couple of short scratches, a couple of short edge tears and light creases, page edges browned and lower corners a little eroded 40.00 Vol. 1 No. 1: Eric Frank Russell's Sinister Barrier; Mona Farnsworth's Who Wants Power; Frank Belknap Long's Dark Vision; H. L. Gold's Trouble With Water; Manley Wade Wellman's Where Angels Fear - ; A. B. L. Macladyen, Jr's Closed Doors; Robert Moore Williams' Death Sentence...
John W. Campbell, Jr. Unknown/Unknown Worlds - UK Issues Street & Smiths 1940-1949 (8 Issues) Mostly Good to Very Good, but a few Fair to Good and one Very Good + 20.00 August '40, Winter '46 x 2, Winter '48 x 2, Summer '49 x 2, Winter '49 - Sprague De Camp; Fletcher Pratt; Theodore Sturgeon; Anthony Boucher; Nelson S. Bond; Frank Belknap Long; L. Ron Hubbard and more
Dave Clements Cassandra 9, 11 & Dreamscape Cassandra Workshop 1985-6 Very Good to Near Fine A5 centre-stapled booklets 7.00 Fiction in Cassandra by Simon Ings, Steve Bowkett, Michael Cobley, Dave Clements and others, How To Guides by Bob Shaw, Liz Sourbut, Ian Watson and Interview with Malcolm Edwards in Dreamscape
Lynn M. Cochrane Salvo 5 An Anthology of Prose and Verse Cannon Hill Writers Group 1998 Cover slightly creased - Near Fine book 4.00 62 pages - Pieces by Pauline E. Dungate, Maurice Burley, Anni Wilton Jones, David A. Hardy, Andrew Swinford, Lynn M. Cochrane, John L. C. McMorine, John Lawlor, Dennis Zaslona, Ruth Hardy, Wilf Morgan, Ian Cash, Tom Bryson, Chris Morgan and many more
Elizabeth Counihan Scheherezade The Magazine of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Gothic Romance 12 Scheherezade ND A couple of light spine creases and small mark on title page - Very Good to Near Fine book 3.00 Robert Frost's The Sandman; Peter T. Garratt's The Return of Odysseus; Lois McMaster Bujold talks to Mary O'Keefe; Jane Gaskell's King's Daughter (Graphic Novel illustrated by Deirdre Counihan); Christopher Enby's The Adventure of the Sussex Sea-Creature; Fran's List: How to be Fantastic; Andy Oldfield's Undercurrents and Chris Paul's Leaving the Cliffs
Andy Cox Black Static Issue #50 Jan/Feb TTA Press 2016 Lower front cover corner lightly rubbed else Fine magazine 2.00 Comment from Stephen Volk: Coffinmaker's Blues & Lynda E. Rucker's Notes From the Borderland; stories by Ray Cluley, Georgina Bruce, V. H. Leslie, Tim Casson, Tyler Keevil and Garry Budden. Interview with Simon Bestwick; Book and DVD/BLU-RAY Reviews
Mike Dickinson Vector 94 BSFA 1979 Staples rusted, magazine lightly creased - Very Good 5.00 Special Seacon '79 issue with luminaries' photo's on covers. Brian W. Aldiss' This World and Nearer Ones and the Author's Lot; interview with Brian W. Aldiss; Fritz Leiber bibliography compiled by Chris Morgan; Book reviews; Science Fiction and the Cinema by Steve Gallagher; Filmbooks and Postscripts by John Brady and Elmer T. Hack...
Mark Dinning Empire Magazine December Limited Edition Hobbit Collector's Set Cover 3 of 4 Empire 2013 Covers lightly creased else Fine Magazine 3.00 Features: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug; Scarlett Johansson; The Kennedy Files #1: Parkland; The Kennedy Files #2: JFK; Doctor Who; Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit; The Harry Hill Movie; The Empire Interview: Michael; Fassbender with X-Men and much more...
Johan-Martijn Flaton Intersection August 24-28 1995 The 53rd World Science Fiction Convention Intersection 1995 First Edition First Printing (Paper) Light crease to top edge of rear panel 5.00 Worldcon Programme Book - Articles, appreciations etc. about Samuel R. Delany, Gerry Anderson, Peter Morwood & Diane Duane and Les Edwards, Fan Funds, Hugos, Membership list and much more
Deb Geisler Renovation The 69th World Science Fiction Convention Renovation 2011 First Edition First Printing (Trade Paper) Lightly bumped/rubbed at base of spine, rear cover corners creased and lower page corners creased - Good A4 book 5.00 Guests: Ellen Asher, Charles N. Brown (in memoriam), Tim Powers, Boris Vallejo, Tixie Pixie, Bill Willingham - articles, critiques, bibliographies, portfolios, Hugo listings, adverts and much, much more...
Mary Gnaedinger Famous Fantastic Mysteries December Popular Publications 1947 Pages browned, lower edge of front cover a little chipped, faint old price on cover and cover edges taped - Good to Very Good Magazine 7.50 Warwick Deeping's The Man Who Went Back; Cyril Hume's Atlantis' Exile and A. Conan Doyle's The Horror of the Heights
H. L. Gold Galaxy Galaxy/Universal 1976-77 - US Issues Generally Very Good or better copies 2.00 each - 4/63, 10, 11 & 12/76; 4, 8 & 9/77
Colin Harris Mexicon 6 - The Party Mexicon 1994 First Edition First Printing Limited State (Paper) (No. 116/400) Fine A4 centre-stapled book Illustrated by Dave Carson and others 10.00 Illustrated programme book for the convention - includes Alasdair Grey's In The Public Eye; John Clute's Survivors; Iain M Banks' Against A Dark Background (Epilogue); Paul Kincaid's Losing The Edge; Iain Sinclair's From Tilbury Out; Howard Waldrop's Tube Chiefs Talk Tough! Gi'z A Pint!; Norman Spinrad's Voice Over; Ian Macdonald's Crib Notes For 'Chaga'; and others - much of which has never been reprinted.
Liz Holliday Odyssey Nos.1-3 1997-1998 Odyssey 1997-1998 (Three Issues) Fine copies 5.00 Fiction by Stephen Baxter, Vonda McIntyre, Paul Barnett, Darrell Schweitzer, Charles Stross, Cherith Baldry, Ben Jeapes Roz Kaveney and others, Interviews with Tim Powers, Stephen Baxter, Terry Bisson, Reviews, Criticism and much more...
Stephen Jones Fantasy Tales Vol. 8 No. 16 Fantasy Tales 1986 (Winter) Top and base of spines slightly rubbed - Near Fine Copy Cover Illustration by J. K. Potter 2.50 Dennis Etchison, Karl Edward Wagner, Manley Wade Wellman, Richard Christian Matheson, Peter Tremayne, Hugh B. Cave, David Case, Josepha Sherman & others
Colin Kennedy Empire Magazine January Empire 2004 Fine magazine in slightly bumped card sleeve 7.50 The World's Best Rings Coverage: The Return of the King; Peter Pan; Cold Mountain with separate The Lord of the Rings A Celebration booklet, card sleeve and wrap-around band...
Terry Martin Murky Depths Issue #7 The Quarterly Anthology of Graphically Dark Speculative Fiction. House of Murky Depths 2008 First Edition First Printing (Paper) A couple of light cross-spine creases and a light curl - Very Good to Near Fine Book 4.00 Interview with Chris Moore; Black & White heavily illustrated fiction/graphic stories or articles - 82 pages
Sarah Newton BFS Journal #13 BFS 2014 Slightly bumped at top of spine and a few corner tips lightly rubbed else Fine magazine 3.00 Stephen Theaker's Unlucky Thirteen, BFS News, Results From the President's Survey, Advice From Former Chairs, Interview with Lavie Tidhar and My Fantasycon 2014; with pieces by Phil Lunt, Suzanne J. Willis, Tina Rath, Allen Ashley, David Gullen, Mark Williams, Robin Hickson, Sarah Doyle, S. Marcus Jones and much, much more
Frederik Pohl Worlds of Tomorrow Barmaray Co. 1963-67 Generally Good to Very Good copies 20.00 The Lot: 8, 10 & 12/63; 2 & 11/64; 3, 5 & 7/65, 1 & 5/66; Spring & Summer/67 (These latter two are UK Issues)
Robert M. Price Crypt of Cthulhu Cryptic Publications 1983-8 (Paper) Very Good to Near Fine A5 centre-stapled booklets 35.00 The Lot or Vol. 6 #1 (43) - Special Ramsey Campbell Mythos Issue - £7.5; Vol. 6 #2 (44) - Special Lovecraft Poetry Issue - £10; Vol. 6 #6 (48) - £6; Vol. 7 #2 (52) - £6; Vol. 7 #6 (56) - £6;
James L. Quinn If Worlds of Science Fiction/Worlds of If If 1969-72 Good or better copies 1.00 Each - UK Issues: 11 &12/69 (#141 & 142) & US Issues - 3/65, 4,7,9 & 12/67; 4,5,8,10 & 11/68; 1,2 & 4/69
Stanley Schmidt Analog Science Fiction and Fact Analog 1965-1989 Generally Good to Near Fine Copies depending on age 2.00 £2 each or 10 for £10 - 7/65; 9/68; 10/69; 1&7/70; 1&5-12/71; 1-4,7-10/72; 1-5,7-9&11-12/73; 1-4&6-12/74; 1-12/75; 1-12/76; 1-12/77; 1-12/78; 1-12/79; 5&9-12/80; 1,2,3,5&8-12/81; 2-3.5,5-6&10-11/82; 1,3,5&11/83; 2&4-6/84; 4&6/85; 5-8&10,11&13/87; 2-5,6,8&10-11/88; 2,3&4-11/89;
Stanley Schmidt Analog Science Fiction and Fact Analog 1990-2005 Generally Very Good to Near Fine Copies 2.00 £2 each or 10 for £10 - 1-4,6-9 &11/90; 4 & 9-13/91; 1-4,6-9&10-13/92; 1-13/93; 1-13/94; 1-6, 8,9 &11-13/95; 1-6, 8-10&12/96; 1,7:8&11/97; 2,4,10&12/98; 1-3&5-12/99; 2-4&10-11/00; 2,3,7:8&10-11/01; 1-5,7:8, 9 & 11/02; 4,7:8&9-11/03; 3-6,9&11/04; 4,5 & 10/05;
Stanley Schmidt Analog Science Fiction and Fact - UK Issues Analog 1954-1964 Generally Good to Very Good Plus Copies 2.00 £2 each or 10 for £10 - 2&3/'57; 11/'58; 2&7-11/'61; 1,3-6 & 9-12/'62; 3-5, 7 & 8/'63;
Darrell Schweitzer Weird Tales Terminus 1988-93 Generally Very Good or better Copies 2.50 Each! 290 Spring '88 Gene Wolfe; 291 Summer '88 Tanith Lee; 292 Fall '88; 293 Winter '88/9 Avram Davidson; 294 Spring-Fall '89 Karl Edward Wagner; 296 Spring '90 David S. Schow; 297 Frank Kelly Freas Summer '90; 298 Fall '90 Chet Williamson; 299 Winter '90/1 Jonathan Carroll; 300 Spring '91 Robert Bloch; 302 Fall '91 Bill Nolan; 304 Spring '92 John Brunner
Darrell Schweitzer Weird Tales 304 Spring Terminus 1992 Upper and lower corners lightly rubbed else Fine magazine One of J. B.'s authorial copies with his bookplate inside front cover 5.00 Special John Brunner Issue: Who Lies Beneath a Spell, Concerning the Forthcoming Inexpensive Paperback Translation of the Necronomicon of Abdul Alhazred and Dropping Ghyll by J. B. and more by Ramsey Campbell, Tanith Lee, Robert J. Howe, Sue Robinson, S. P. Somtow and more...
Maureen Speller The Gate Science Fiction & Fantasy 'W' Publishing 1989 Slightly bumped at top of spine, rear cover lightly marked and page edges lightly browned - Very Good to Near Fine magazine Cover Illustration by Steve Kyte 4.00 First Issue: Brian Stableford's Cinderella's Sisters; Stratford A. Kirby's Revelations in Stone; James White's Type 'Genie' and Run; Richard Paul Russo's Night Passage; David Mace's The Purpose of the Experiment; Alex Stewart's Christmas Away From Home; Book Reviews by Paul Kincaid; Film Reviews by Kim Newman and Letters
Kevin Standlee Ion Trails The WSFS Armadillo Inflight Magazine World Science Fiction 2005 First Edition First Printing Corners slightly rubbed else Fine centre-stapled A4 booklet Cover Art by Frank Wu 4.00 White Star Federated Spacelines brochure from 3005 with pieces by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold, Rhys Hughes, Ken MacLeod, Ian Watson, Glenda Larke, Jeffrey Ford, Andrew J. Wilson, Juliet E. McKenna, with everything you will need for your flight
Arthur Straker REM Science Fiction & Fantasy Magazine Issue 2 Arthur Straker 1992 Spine rolled (during production?) and rear cover and preceeding pages damp rippled - Good? A4 Magazine 2.00 Novella by Storm Constantine; Stories by Andrew Darlington, Coline Greenland, Simon Ings, Garry Kilworth, Marc Laidlaw, John Shirley, Julie Travis, Andrw J. Wilson, David Wingrove; with Book Reviews, Interview with Anne McCaffrey anjd lots more...
Various Science Fantasy New Worlds 1964-66 Generally Good to Very Good copies 2.00 Each Nos.65, 77 & 80 - 3 Issues
Robert Weinberg From The Golden Age Pulp Press ca 1974 (Paper) (Each limited to 100 copies) Lightly creased A4 spine-stapled booklets 10.00 each - transcribing the original magazines, with B & W photocopied covers - #2 The Spider Master of Men! The City That Dared Not Eat. Full-length Spider Novel (and revelation of The Spider's origin... ) & #4 Secret Service Operator
Robert Weinberg From The Golden Age Pulp Press ca 1975 (Paper) (Each limited to 100 copies) B/W photocopies, A5 centre-stapled - Spines slightly browned - Near Fine Copies except # 14 which has lower corner of last page (but no story) missing - ca 15 % 10.00 Each, Except #14 - £5. Robert J. Hogan - #14 G-8 and His Battle Aces: Satan Paints the Sky - Jan 38; #24 G-8: Flight of the Green Assassin - Sept 37; #27 Maxwell Grant The Shadow: The House That Vanished - Oct 35; #41 Kenneth Robeson Up From Earth's Center - Summer 49; #42 Robert Sydney Bowen Dusty Ayres: Black Lightning - July 34
Mort Weisinger Thrilling Wonder Stories Volume 8 #2 October Beacon Magazines 1936 Around 1cm of spine panel missing at top and base, cover creased, a few short edge tears, a few store stamps, pages browning - Good Magazine 10.00 Ray Cummings' Shadow Gold; Hal K. Wells' Man-jewels for Xothar; Ralph Milne Farley's Liquid Life; Arthur J. Burks' Dictator of the Atoms; Edmond Hamilton's Cosmic Quest; A. Merritt's Rhythm of the Spheres; Paul Ernst's The Microscopic Giants; D. L. James' Crystals of Madness; Max Plaisted's Zarnak and lots, lots more...
David Western Fear Issue No. 9 September Fear 1989 Covers a little creased and rubbed - Very Good Magazine 2.00 News; Interview with Michael Stewart; Movie Mainline; Videos; Article about James Hong; Phantasm II; Book Reviews; Interview with Alan Grant; Forbidden Planet examined by Stan Nicholls; John Bolton; Charles L. Grant; Graham Masterton; Brian Mills; Philip Alton Garner; Judith Coulter; Chris Watson; Kay Callahan; Alison Brooks; Duncan Adams and more
Ronald Wickers Venture Science Fiction (UK) Atlas Publishing 1963-5 (14 Issues) Generally Very Good or better copies 15.00 the lot or £2 each. - Nos. 1-7, 10, 14-15, 18- 20 & 22 - Please note that no. 22 is the Australian issue dated 8/65 but otherwise the same as the UK 6/65 issue
Farnsworth Wright Weird Tales Volume 33 Number 1 January Weird Tales 1939 (States 1938 - In Error) Spine a little worn and torn, tiny tears at front cover edges, lower left cover corner torn, a couple of small chips missing from rear cover and page edges browned and a little marked - Good Magazine Cover illustration by Virgil Finlay 30.00 Waxworks by Robert Bloch; Medusa’s Coil by Z. B. Bishop [ghost written by H. P. Lovecraft]; The Warrior by Emil Petaja; Bride of the Lightning by Edmond Hamilton; Othello Time by Vincent Starrett; I Found Cleopatra [Part 3/4] by Thomas P. Kelley; Date in the City Room by Talbot Johns; A Rendezvous in Averoigne by Clark Ashton Smith and more

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