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1 Andres, Allen The Pig Plantagenet
NY Viking 1980 First American Hardcover Near Fine  Near Fine Fantasy 8vo+ Foreman, Michael 
002753  
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Brown, Fredric And the Gods Laughed
West Bloomfield Michigan Phantasia Press 1987 First Limited Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 8vo Signed
Fine copy of this Classic, Signed by the Brown. One of 475 copies. One of 475 numbered copies with inserted limitation leaf signed by Brown and Reynolds . 005357 
Price: 125.00 USD
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3 Burland, Harris The Princess Thora
Boston Little, Brown 1905 First Edition Cloth Very Good- 8vo Cyrus Cuneo 
Very good with silverfish (and damp?) marking to rear board and lower spine. A high spot, cited by Bleiler, Negley, Sargent, Reginald, Gerber, etc. 007415 
Price: 60.00 USD
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ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. (Alice), Carroll, Lewis. Salvador Dali.
4 Carroll, Lewis. Salvador Dali. ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. (Alice)
New York Maecenas Press 1969 First, Limited Edtion Near Fine Folios Dali, Salvador Signed by the Artist
Twelve Illustrations with Original Woodcuts and an Original Etching by Salvador Dali. Folios in brown quarter-leather clamshell box, clasps broken, top joint splitting at head. Copy no 234 of the Regular issue. Each portfolio is signed on the title page by Dali. Each of the 13 folios contained one of the twelve illustrations with an original remarque on each, plus the original colored etching signed in the plate as frontispiece. In a brown chemise with facsimile in gilt of Dali's signature 007291 
Price: 7000.00 USD
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5 Colfer, Eric Artemis Fowl
NY Hyperion 2002 First Edition Boards Fine  Fine Fantasy 8vosmall 
Very pristine copy of the first American Edition of the 2nd Artemis Flowl. The artic incident. 002829  
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Crichton, Michael Jurassic Park
New York Knopf 1990 First Edition Wappers Near Fine  Advance Reading Copy 8vo 
Very nice advance copy of this popular book. 002274  
Price: 50.00 USD
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7 Ellison, Harlan DEATHBIRD STORIES
Norwalk, CT The Easton Press 1990 Hardcover Fine  Octavo Jill Bauman Signed by Author
Full black leather with gilt titles and designs; all edges gilt; with ribbon marker. Collector's notes laid in. 004104  
Price: 70.00 USD
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8 Koontz, Dean The Vision
New York Putnam 1977 First Edition Hardcover Very good+ Very Good 8vo 
Jacket a bit chipped and slightly soiled. 001554 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Lagerlof, Selma The Wonderful Adventure of Nils
NY Doubleday & Co. 1969 First or Early American Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 4to Hans Malmberg 
Lovely copy of this charming Fantasy and Morality Tale. The dust jacket is price clipped. 005459 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Leiber, Fritz Bazaar of the Bizarre
West Kingston, RI Donald M. Grant 1978 DeLuxe Edition Red Cloth Fine  Fine DJ Oblong Octavo Stephan Peregrine Signed By Author and Illustrator
One of 1300 copies with an illustrated leaf laid in and signed by the author and the illustrator. The three tales included are Leiber's particular favorites from this series about Fafhrd and Gray Mouser. 003275  
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 Machen, Arthur Out of the Earth and Other Sketches
Girard, KS Haldeman-Julius Reprint Wrappers Very Good- Little Blue Book 970 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall 
Wraps, browning at edges of wraps; text browned also. Very good-. 007757 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 McCaffrey, Anne Dragonsong
New York Atheneum 1976 First Edition Cloth Fine Near Fine 8vo 
A fine copy in near fine, price-clipped dust jacket; an early entry in the Pern series. 007458 
Price: 95.00 USD
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13 Pullman, Philip GALATEA
New York Putnam 1979 First US Edition Cloth Fine  Near Fine 8vo 
Dust jacket is fine but for a short tear at the foot of the front flap. 004570  
Price: 100.00 USD
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14 Simak, Clifford COSMIC ENGINEERS: An Interplanetary Novel
New York Gnome Press (1950) first edition hardcover Very Good Very Good 8 dust jacket art by Edd Cartier 
224 pages, cloth covers; folds of dust jacket rubbed, short closed tear to top panel. "The one who assumed command was - a beautiful woman. She was a woman with a past - an unusual, awe-inspiring past, measured by countless centuries - a brain of tremendous power and intelligence. It took such an exceptional person to solve the veiled secrets of the Cosmic Engineers" Simak's first novel expands on his acclaimed short story. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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15 Smith, Sherwood Wren to the Rescue
NY Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1990 First Editioin 1/4 Cloth Near Fine  Very good+ Children's Fantasy 8vo Nolan, Dennis 
Locely condition of Sherwood's excellent fantasy. 002097  
Price: 60.00 USD
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16 Snicket, Lemony Reptile Room
NY Harper Collins 1999 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 8vo 
First Edition of the second Lemony Snicket book, in fine condition. 004005 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Unknown The Adventures of Tommy Teaberry
Pittsburgh, Pa. Clark Brothers Chewing Gum Co. 1944 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good (chips) Advertising, Childrens Sm 4to Ben Jorj Harris 
Vibrant color and amusing story about gum production. Very charming. 005142 
Price: 50.00 USD
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18 Verne, Jules Floating Island
London Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd Reprint Hardcover Very Good Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Octavo, blue cloth covers with black pictorial design, 252 pages. Black and white frontispiece. Dust jacket has some chipping along edges, price of 1/6 net on front flap. Gift inscription dated May 9, 1941, and a couple of old prices on front free endpaper. 007332 
Price: 75.00 USD
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19 Verne, Jules THE CLIPPER OF THE CLOUDS. Author's Copyright Edition.
London Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd 1920 Early Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
No date [1920]. Original orange-brown paper-covered boards decorated in blue, pink and brown. This volume is in Sampson Low's "Books for Boys" series. There is a list of 26 these titles on the verso of the half-title page, advertised as "illustrated, 2 /6 net". On the rear panel of the dust jacket, there is a list of another 26 titles, not all the same as the first list, priced at three shillings. Front flap of dust jacket has a list of Vernes titles "Jules Verne's Popular Books for Boys, Full Crown 8vo handomely bound and illustrated. Cloth 5/-Net." The rear flap has a similar listing for many of the same titles -- these are advertised as having coloured and black and white illustrations. These are priced at 4/-net. There are two black and white illustrations: a frontispiece and one right near the end. The binding shows a mosque-like structure, and the color pictorial jacket shows scenes from various Verne titles (including the "clipper of the clouds"). This copy is in Very Good (the cheap paper is darkened at the edges, browned on endpapers, and there is a bit of paper residue on the front pastedown); the jacket is near fine, with similar paper residue on the front flap but with little wear. The front endpaper bears a Christmas 1920 gift inscription, probably indicating this edition's year of publication. 007330 
Price: 200.00 USD
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20 White, T. H The Sword and the Stone
New York Putnam 1939 First US Edition Cloth Very good+ 8vo White, T.H. And Robert Lawson 
Spine just startiing to dull, otherwise near fine. Lacking the dust jacket. 006379 
Price: 35.00 USD
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