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2076 The Ward Ritchie Press and Anderson, Ritchie & Simon First Trade Edition Hard Cover Anderson, Ritchie & Simon 1961 Very Good++ No Jacket (as issued) First trade edition, limited to 1,000 copies. A bibliography and history of the Ward Ritchie Press, with beautifully illustrated chapter headings. Closer to near fine, with only a hint of shelfwear. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Reference Shelf $55.00 Place order
903231 Aagaard, Finn Aagaard's Africa First Edition Hard Cover National Rifle Association of America 1991 Near Fine Very Good++ Black & white illustrations by Michael Robert Bloom. The book is clean and tight with no visible shelfwear. The dust jacket is rubbed with two short tears to the upper edge of the front panel. The dj is covered with a brodart. A stunning copy of a very rare title. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0935998624 Outdoors, Box Z-6 $200.00 Place order
192 Acosta, Oscar Zeta aka Brown Buffalo The Revolt of the Cockroach People First Edition Hard Cover Straight Arrow Press 1973 San Francisco Very Good++ Very Good++ Zeta was a close friend of Hunter S Thompson, and the "As your attorney, I advise..." persona in F&L in LV. In life he was a Lawyer for the people. This is his second book, and written in the last part of his life. It takes place during the rise of the Chicano Movement in Los Angeles during the close of the Sixties. From the rear flap: "..an important book, both as a political document and a continuing personal saga. It provides a hitherto unavailable inside perspective on the Chicano movement, its grass-roots people and some of its leaders." Black & white Symbols and critters crawl throughout the pages of the book, lending a unique quality while reading. This is a beautiful copy in like dust jacket. The book is tight with only a hint of shelfwear, and light bumping at the spine ends. Internally, the pages are clean and free of inscriptions or writing. The dust jacket beautifully designed. The jacket shows light rubbing, with faint edge-creasing ONY at the tips where the flaps fold. The panels are lightly scuffed, as is common with this type of textured dj unless it gets covered with a brodart immediately, which it is now. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 7379837 First Edition Case $50.00 Place order
903203 Adams, Cyril & Braden, Rrobert Lock, Stock, and Barrel Limited Edition Signed Hard Cover Safari Press, Incorporated 1996 Huntington Beach, CA, U.S.A. Near Fine No Jacket (as issued) Limited edition #492/500, signed by both Cyril Adams & Robert Braden. Making an English shotgun and shooting with consistency. Artwork by Joseph Vance. Fourth book in the Sporting Firearms Series. Numerous black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight showing now wear. Internally clean and free of markings. This was issued with a slipcase which shows light rubbing, but otherwise sharp. A stunning copy. Signed by Author 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1571570330 Outdoors $75.00 Place order
128 Ageyev, M. Novel with Cocaine First US Edition Hard Cover Dutton/Plume 1984 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good++ Very Good++ Translated by Michael Henry Heim. Ageyev is believed to be a pseudonym for a Russian Emigre, possibly of Jewish origin. This book was originally written in 1936 and scorned at the time as decadent and pornographic. Resurrected and reissued in French in 1983, and this is the first US edition from 1984. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0525242945 Counterculture Case $20.00 Place order
1358 Aldiss, Brian W. (ed.) Space Opera Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Doubleday and Company, Inc. 1974 New York Very Good Very Good An anthology of way back when futures. Works by: Robert Sheckley, Edmond Hamilton, Philip K. Dick, Leigh Brackett, Ray Bradbury and many others. This is a solid very good copy in like dust jacket. The book is clean and tight with bumping at the spine ends and moderate edgewear. The dust jacket has a tiny chip to the upper right edge of the rear panel, rear panel slightly soiled, and there is moderate rubbing & scuffing. The dj is covered in a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Science Fiction Case $15.00 Place order
162 Ali, Tariq & Watkins, Susan 1968 First Edition Hard Cover Simon & Schuster 1998 New York Near Fine Near Fine Marching in the streets. A radical wave swept the world. From Washington to London, Paris to Saigon, Berlin to Lahore, Chicago to Mexico City, people took to the streets demanding emancipation. In Vietnam, the guerrilla armies launched the Tet offensive, which shattered the Untied States' military confidence and changed the course of history. This is well done photographic & textual book that guides us through The single year where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated, Robert Kennedy was killed, riots broke out at the Democratic Convention in Chicago, the Peace Movement came into its glory, and other events that rocked the US to the core. Black & white photographs throughout the entire book. The book is clean and tight with just a hint of shelfwear. The only flaw is a small remainder mark to the bottom page edge. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, with previous store sticker on the rear panel, covered with a brodart. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0684853604 Counterculture Case $25.00 Place order
156 Alinsky, Saul D. Rules for Radicals First Edition Hard Cover Random House 1971 New York Very Good+ Very Good A pragmatic primer for realistic radicals. This is the distillation of Alinsky's more than forty years as a professional radical, from his early struggles in Chicago's Back of the Yards through his work with John L. Lewis and the C. I. O. to his reccent organizing efforts in the ghettos of Chicago, Rochester, and other American cities. The book is tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and faint spotting to the top page edges. The dust jacket shows minor soiling, with a small chip to the lower spine end, but still striking and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0394443411 Counterculture Case $15.00 Place order
428 Alinsky, Saul D. Rules for Radicals First Edition Hard Cover Random House 1971 New York Very Good+ Very Good+ A pragmatic primer for realistic radicals. This is the distillation of Alinsky's more than forty years as a professional radical, from his early struggles in Chicago's Back of the Yards through his work with John L. Lewis and the C. I. O. to his reccent organizing efforts in the ghettos of Chicago, Rochester, and other American cities. The book is tight with only light shelfwear, and minor bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is price-clipped with light rubbing at the spine ends, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0394443411 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $22.50 Place order
429 Alinsky, Saul D. Rules for Radicals First Edition Hard Cover Random House 1971 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ A pragmatic primer for realistic radicals. This is the distillation of Alinsky's more than forty years as a professional radical, from his early struggles in Chicago's Back of the Yards through his work with John L. Lewis and the C. I. O. to his reccent organizing efforts in the ghettos of Chicago, Rochester, and other American cities. The book is tight with only light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. Quite a stunning copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0394443411 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $30.00 Place order
223 Ames, Roger T. (trans) Sun-Tzu The Art of Warfare First Thus Hard Cover Ballantine 1993 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good++ Very Good++ New Translation Incorporating the Recently Discovered Yin-Ch Ueh-Shan Texts. 8 pages of quality glossy black & white photographs. A beautifully published edition, from the firm sturdy binding, all the way to the dust jacket design work. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and a minor bump to the lower spine end. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 034536239x Misc, First Editions Case $20.00 Place order
903246 Anderson, Kevin J. & Beason, Doug Ill Wind First Edition Hard Cover Tom Doherty Associates, LLC 1995 New York, NY, U.S.A. Near Fine Near Fine A novel of ecological disaster. The book is clean and tight, unread, with only light bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0312857608 Science Fiction, Box Z-8 $15.00 Place order
186 Anobile, Richard J. (ed) Star Trek The Motion Picture the Photostory First Edition Paperback Pocket Books 1980 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good Screenplay by Harold Livingston, story by Alan Dean Foster, directed by Robert Wise. Join the Enterprise on its greatest adventure in hundreds of full-color, live action scenes from Paramount's blockbuster hit. A solid very good copy with moderate (not severe) reading stress. Internally clean and free of markings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 0671830899 Science Fiction, Box Z-9 $12.50 Place order
392 Anson, Robert Sam Gone Crazy and Back Again First Edition Hard Cover Doubleday 1981 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good+ Very Good The Rise and Fall of the Rolling Stone Generation. The book is clean and tight with minimal shelfwear, and light bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp with minor sunning to the spine and a short closed tear to the upper spine end. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0385131143 Counterculture, Box Z-12 $15.00 Place order
8 Anthony, Piers For Love of Evil First Edition Hard Cover William Morrow and Company, Inc. 1988 New York Very Good+ Near Fine Lucifer, book 6 of the Incarnations Of Immortality series. Dj art by Rowena. This is a solid very good copy in dust jacket. The book is rubbed, with a slight roll to the spine, which is still firm. The dust jacket is rubbed with light yellowing to the inner flap edges, but still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0688082114 Science Fiction, Box Z-8 $15.00 Place order
1785 Anton, Uwe (ed.) Welcom to Reality the Nightmares of Philip K Dick First Trade Wraps Broken Mirrors Press 1991 Very Fine No Jacket (as issued) Introduction by Paul Williams. Personal testaments to Philip K Dick. A new copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Science Fiction $30.00 Place order
2064 Apel, D. Scott (ed.) Philip K. Dick the Dream Connection Second Edition Wraps Impermanent Press 1999 California Fine No Jacket (as issued) A very rare interview with Philip K. Dick. Contains: The Eye Of Sibyl by Philip K Dick; A Dream Of Amerasia: by Ray Nelson; The Tagore Letter; Theodore Sturgeon on Philip K Dick. A new copy 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1886404038 Science Fiction Case $75.00 Out of stock - Request search
294 Apel, D. Scott (ed.) Philip K. Dick the Dream Connection First Edition Hard Cover Impermanent Press 1987 California Near Fine Near Fine A very rare interview with Philip K. Dick. Contains: The Eye Of Sibyl by Philip K Dick; A Dream Of Amerasia: by Ray Nelson; The Tagore Letter; Theodore Sturgeon on Philip K Dick. This is the ultra-rare first edition of this book. The book itself is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp and free of chips rips & tears, with barely visible edge-creasing at the spine ends. The dj is covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1886404038 Science Fiction Case $150.00 Place order
178 Aroeste, Jean Lissette All Our Yesterdays First Printing Paperback Fotonovel Bantam Books 1978 New York Very Good Star Trek Fotonovel #6, adapted from the TV series created by Gene Roddenberry. List of cast. Filled with 300 color stills from the TV episode with dialogue done in comic book format. This is a solid very good copy with light creasing to spine, and minor shelfwear. Light scuffing to panels. Internally clean. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Science Fiction, Box Z-9 $10.00 Place order
1774 Ash, Brian Who's Who in Science Fiction First Edition Hard Cover Taplinger 1976 Fine Fine Biographical reference. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Science Fiction $35.00 Place order
1775 Ash, Brian Who's Who in Science Fiction First Thus Trade Paperback Taplinger 1976 Very Fine No Jacket Biographical reference. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Science Fiction $15.00 Place order
6 Asimov, Isaac Prelude to Foundation First Edition Hard Cover Doubleday 1988 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good Very Good++ His name is legend. Hari Seldon, father of the Foundation. This takes you BACK to the beginning of the classic Foundation series. Great dj art by Boris Vallejo! This is a solid very good reading copy in dust jacket. The book is tight with shelfwear, and faint staining to the boards. The dust jacket is rubbed, with faint creasing to the inner front flap, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0385233132 Science Fiction, Box Z-8 $15.00 Place order
903208 Austyn, Christopher Modern Sporting Guns First UK Edition Hard Cover Sportsman's Press 1994 London Near Fine Near Fine Lavishly illustrated with black & white and color photographs. The book is clean and tight showing now wear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0948253606 Outdoors, Box Z-6 $35.00 Place order
903230 Babala, Jim The Arizona Desert King and I Limited Edition Signed Hard Cover Jim Babala 1989 Yukon Near Fine Near Fine Limited edition #31/100, published and signed by the author. Black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with no visible shelfwear. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. Signed by Author 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0889259380 Outdoors, Box Z-6 $50.00 Place order
404 Ball, Gordon (ed) Allen Ginsberg Journal Early Fifties Early Sixties First Edition Hard Cover Grove Press 1977 New York Very Good Very Good Ginsberg won the 1974 National Book Award. Has black & white photographs. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and faint dust spotting to the page edges. Fading Random House stamp to the bottom page edge. The dust jacket is free of chips rips & tears, with light yellowing to the upper edge of the inner rear flap. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0802101348 Counterculture, Box Z-12 $25.00 Place order
2092 Barlow, Ron & Reynolds, Ray The Insider's Guide to Old Books, Magazines, Newspapers and Trade Catalogs First Edition Soft Cover Windmill Publishing Company 1995 California Near Fine 21,000 items priced by dealers and collectors. Some black & white photographs. The emphasis is on Americana, with strong coverage of the 1880-1945 period. This is a crisp unread copy with barely visible shelfwear. Absolutely no creasing. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0933846053 Reference Shelf $20.00 Place order
160 Barr, Harriet Linton LSD Personality and Experience First Edition Hard Cover Interscience Publishers 1972 Very Good- Very Good- LSD: d-lysergic acid diethylamide. Co-authors: Robert J. Langs, Robert R. Hold, Leo Goldberger and George S. Klein. A volume in the Wiley Series on Personality Processes, edited by Irving B. Weiner. Charts & graphs. The book is tight with light shelfwear, previous owner bookplate to inner front board, and a faint stain to the first endpaper. The dust jacket is edge-worn & toned, but still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0471054038 Counterculture Case $25.00 Place order
143 Beal, M. F. Amazon One First Edition Hard Cover Ex-Library Little, Brown & Company 1975 Boston Very Good Very Good Author's first novel. Winner Of The Atlantic Grant. Amazon One exposes the political reasoning, the private sensibilities, the anger and fear of a group of radical activists convinced that America is the enemy and violence their salvation. Great jacket art by Gerry Hoover. This is an x-lib with expected marks, and the first endpaper has been removed. The binding is still firm. The dj is rubbed but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. A very nice copy, even though it is an ex-library. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $15.00 Place order
88 Bender, Hy The Sandman Companion First Edition Hard Cover DC Comics 1999 New York, NY, U.S.A. As New As New A dreamer's guide to the Award-Winning comics series. Featuring in-depth interviews with Sandman writer/creator Neil Gaiman. Plus interviews with the dozens of artists and other talents who worked on The Sandman. Illustrated. This is a new copy in dust jacket, still in shrink-wrap. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1563894653 Science Fiction $25.00 Place order
221 Berendt, John Midnight in the Garden of Good & Evil Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Random House 1994 New York Very Good+ Very Good++ A Savannah Story. Made in to a movie starring John Cusak and others. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket lightly rubbed, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0679429220 Mystery, First Editions Case $15.00 Place order
2078 Berry, Lloyd E. A Bibliography of Studies in Metaphysical Poetry 1939-1960 First Edition Hard Cover University of Wisconsin Press 1964 Madison Very Good Very Good Some authors covered: Thomas Carew, Abraham Cowley, Richard Crashaw, John Donne, Henry Vauhan, and others. Includes an index of authors, and a preface by the author. The book is tight with moderate shelfwear (no fraying), and a previous owner name and stamp on the first endpaper. The dust jacket rubbed with light sunning to the spine and minor chipping at the top spine end. Still a crisp copy, and the dj is attractive, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Reference Shelf $25.00 Place order
229 Bierce, Ambrose The Enlarged Devil's Dictionary First Edition Hard Cover Doubleday 1967 New York Very Good Very Good Compiled and edited by Ernest J. Hopkins. Preface by John Myers Myers. With 851 newly discovered words and definitions added to the previous 1000 word collection. This is a solid very good copy in dust jacket. There is moderate rubbing to the edges (no fraying), bumping at the spine ends, and faint dusting to the top page edge. The binding is firm. The dust jacket is price-clipped, with rubbing to the edges. Still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Misc, First Editions Case $35.00 Place order
2022 Bischoff, David Philip K. Dick High First Edition Trade Paperback Wildside Press 2000 New Jersey Very Fine No Jacket The truth is in your head. Clean unread copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Science Fiction $50.00 Place order
62 Bishop, Michael The Secret Ascension First US Edition Hard Cover TOR Books 1987 New York Near Fine Very Good++ or "Philip K Dick Is Dead, Alas". The book is clean and tight with only light bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0312930313 Science Fiction Case $25.00 Place order
903186 Bivins, John Journal Of Historical Armsmaking Technology Volume 1 Second Edition Stiff Wraps Western Kentucky University 1985 Kentucky Near Fine Volume 1, 1985, Second revised edition. This is a joint venture of Western Kentucky University and the National Muzzeloading Rifle Association. Numerous black & white photos and illustrations. This is a mint unread copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Outdoors, Box Z-6 $105.00 Place order
903187 Bivins, John Journal Of Historical Armsmaking Technology Volume 2 First Edition Stiff Wraps Western Kentucky University 1987 Kentucky Near Fine Volume 2, 1987. This is a joint venture of Western Kentucky University and the National Muzzeloading Rifle Association. Numerous black & white photos and illustrations. This is a mint unread copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Outdoors, Box Z-6 $105.00 Place order
903188 Bivins, John Journal Of Historical Armsmaking Technology Volume 3 First Edition Stiff Wraps Western Kentucky University 1988 Kentucky Near Fine Volume 3, 1988. This is a joint venture of Western Kentucky University and the National Muzzeloading Rifle Association. Numerous black & white photos and illustrations. This is a mint unread copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Outdoors, Box Z-6 $105.00 Place order
903189 Bivins, John Journal Of Historical Armsmaking Technology Volume 4 First Edition Stiff Wraps Western Kentucky University Kentucky Near Fine Volume 4, 1991. This is a joint venture of Western Kentucky University and the National Muzzeloading Rifle Association. Numerous black & white photos and illustrations. This is a mint unread copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Outdoors, Box Z-6 $105.00 Place order
463 Bivins, John Journal Of Historical Armsmaking Technology Volume 5 First Edition Stiff Wraps Western Kentucky University 1993 Kentucky Near Fine Volume 5, 1993. This is a joint venture of Western Kentucky University and the National Muzzeloading Rifle Association. Numerous black & white photos and illustrations. This is a mint unread copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Outdoors, Box Z-6 $105.00 Out of stock - Request search
228 Block, Lawrence The Thief Who Couldn't Sleep First Thus Hard Cover Armchair Detective Library 1994 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good+ Very Good++ The first Evan Michael Tanner mystery, originally published as a PBO in 1966. This is the first hardcover release. New introduction by Lawrence Block. Part of the well produced Armchair Detective Library. Lawrence Block is a two-time winner of the Edgar Allan Poe, Shamus, and Maltese Falcon awards, and has also received the Nero Wolfe Award. The book is tight with only faint shelfwear. Minor dusting to the top part of the fore-edge. The dust jacket is rubbed, bust still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1562870645 Mystery, First Editions Case $25.00 Place order
903229 Bodio, Stephen J. Good Guns Again First Trade Hard Cover Wilderness Adventures Press, Incorporated 1994 Montana Near Fine Near Fine A Celebration of Fine Sporting Arms. Black & white illustrations by Christopher Smith. The book is clean and tight with no visible shelfwear. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. Smith, Christopher (illustrator) 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 188510605x Outdoors, Box Z-6 $75.00 Place order
245 Bowie, Angela & Carr, Patrick Backstage Passes First Edition Hard Cover G. P. Putnam & Sons 1993 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ Life on the Wild Side with David Bowie. This is a behind-the-scenes look by his ex-wife. Some black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0399137645 Misc, Arts Case $15.00 Place order
355 Bradbury, Kristen Essential Dali First Thus Hard Cover Paragon Publishing 2001 United Kingdom Near Fine Near Fine Introduction by Dr. Jonathan Wood. Lavishly illustrated in color, with many full-page. This is a new unread copy in dust jacket. The dust jacket is crisp and covered with a brodart. No remainder! Salvador Dali 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0752555162 Art, Box Z-10 $15.00 Place order
145 Branch, Taylor Pillar Of Fire First Edition Hard Cover Simon & Schuster 1998 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ America In the King Years, 1963-65. Volume 2 in the America In the King Years trilogy. Pulitzer Prize winning author. Black & white photgraphs. The book is clean and tight with barely visible shelfwear, and a short remainder score to the bottom page edges. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0684808196 Counterculture Case $15.00 Place order
197 Brant, Marley Southern Rockers First Edition Trade Paperback Billboard Books 1999 New York, NY, U.S.A. Fine The Roots and Legacy of Southern Rock. Allman Brothers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Charlie Daniels. 45 black & white photographs. A new copy with only light shelfwear. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0823084205 Music, Box Z-7 $20.00 Place order
100 Brennan, Joseph Payne Nine Horrors and a Dream First Edition Vintage Paperback Ballantine 1958 New York Good+ Nightmares brought to grinning life. Signed by Brennan on the title page. This is a solid good reading copy. The binding is firm. Signed by Author 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Science Fiction, Box Z-1 $50.00 Place order
903209 Bridges, Toby Muzzleloading First Edition Hard Cover Creative Publishing International, Incorporated 1997 Minnetonka, MN, U.S.A. Near Fine No Jacket The hunting & fishing library. The complete hunter. Color photographs throughout. The book is clean and tight showing now wear. Internally clean and free of markings. No dust jacket as issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0865730660 Outdoors, Box Z-6 $17.50 Place order
903219 Brown, Dolores Cline White Squaw Adventures of a Lady Woodsman First Printing Trade Paperback Wolfe Publishing Company 1992 Arizona Near Fine A true story of the Yukon. Edited by Jim Rearden. A clean unread copy with no creasing and internally clean of markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1879356139 Outdoors, Box Z-6 $10.00 Place order
2083 Bruccoli, Matthew J. F. Scott Fitzgerald Revised Edition Hard Cover University of Pittsburgh Press 1987 Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A. Very Good++ No Jacket (as issued) A descriptive bibliography of F. Scott Fitzgerald. Pittsburgh series in bibliography. Contains many black & white photographs. A clean and tight copy with minimal shelfwear, and a faint sticker shadow to the upper right corner of the front board. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0822935600 Reference Shelf $60.00 Place order
102 Brunner, John Black is the Color First Printing Vintage Paperback Pyramid Books 1969 New York Very Good++ A terrifying trip through the soul jazz clubs, bizarre sex clubs and sinister voodoo clubs of London's seething Soho scene! Hugo Award Winning author. Signed by Brunner on the title page. Pyramid # X-1955. This is a clean unread copy with NO creasing, and only light shelfwear. Internally, the inner panel edges are lightly toned, but the pages are still white and free of markings. Signed by Author 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Science Fiction, Box Z-1 $50.00 Place order
101 Brunner, John The Dramaturges of Yan First Printing Vintage Paperback Ace Books 1972 New York Very Good++ Hugo Award Winning author. Signed by Brunner on the title page. Ace #16668. This is a clean unread copy with NO creasing, and only light shelfwear. Internally, the inner panel edges are lightly toned, but the pages are still white and free of markings. Signed by Author 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Science Fiction, Box Z-1 $50.00 Place order
77 Brust, Steven Dragon First Edition Hard Cover Tom Doherty Associates, LLC 1998 New York, NY, U.S.A. Near Fine Near Fine Part of the captivating Taltos saga. The book is clean and tight with only light bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0312866925 Science Fiction $20.00 Place order
76 Brust, Steven Issola First Edition Hard Cover Tom Doherty Associates, LLC 2001 New York, NY, U.S.A. Near Fine Near Fine Part of the captivating Taltos saga. The book is clean and tight with only light bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0312859279 Science Fiction $20.00 Place order
75 Brust, Steven The Phoenix Guards First Edition Hard Cover TOR Books 1991 New York Very Good++ Near Fine By the author of the captivating Taltos saga. Five Hundred Years After was the sequel to this title. The book is clean and tight with moderate shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 031285157x Science Fiction $15.00 Place order
246 Buffett, Jimmy A Pirate Looks at Fifty First Edition Hard Cover Random House of Canada, Limited 1998 Mississauga, ON, Canada Very Good+ Very Good++ This book takes us along the remarkable journey Buffet took through the Southern Hemisphere to celebrate his 50th birthday. His 3rd book. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0679435271 Misc, Arts Case $15.00 Place order
247 Buffett, Jimmy Where Is Joe Merchant? : A Novel Tale First Edition Hard Cover Harcourt Trade Publishers 1992 San Diego, CA, U.S.A. Very Good+ Very Good++ His second novel. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and a remainder score to both the bottom & top page edges. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0151962960 Misc, Arts Case $15.00 Place order
1769 Buhle, Paul Popular Culture in America First Edition Hard Cover Minnesota University Press 1987 Minneapolis Very Fine No Jacket (as issued) Critical essays collected from the journal Cultural Correspondence, from 1975-1983. Some black & white photographs/illustrations. Scarce in hardcover. A new copy with no dust jacket as issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0816614083 Science Fiction $30.00 Place order
234 Burroughs, William S. Word Virus The William S. Burroughs Reader First Edition Hard Cover Grove Press 1998 New York Very Good++ Fine Edited by Ira Silverberg & James Grauerholz. Introduction by Ann Douglas. Spoken Word CD still sealed with the book. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and a brief inscription on the first endpaper. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0802116299 Counterculture, Arts Case $30.00 Place order
2028 Butler, Andrew M. (ed.) Philip K. Dick: The Pocket Essential First UK Edition Wraps Pocket Essentials 2000 United Kingdom As New No Jacket Brief synopsis of Phil's works. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Science Fiction $15.00 Place order
154 Cagin, Seth & Dray, Philip Hollywood Films of the Seventies Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Harper & Row, Publishers 1984 New York Very Good+ Very Good Sex, Drugs, Violence, Rock 'n Roll and Politics. A cohesive analysis of Hollywood's most successful counterculture films of the 1970's. Black & white photographs throughout. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is heavily edge-worn with tearing & creasing, bot still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0060911174 Counterculture Case $12.00 Place order
903202 Capstick, Peter Hathaway A Man Called Lion Limited Edition Signed Hard Cover Safari Press, Incorporated 1994 Huntington Beach, CA, U.S.A. Near Fine No Jacket (as issued) Limited edition #276/1000, signed by Peter Hathaway Capstick. Artwork by Joseph Vance. Eighteenth book in the Classics in African Hunting Series. Numerous black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight showing now wear. Internally clean and free of markings. This was issued with a slipcase with shows light rubbing, but otherwise sharp. A stunning copy. Signed by Author 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1571570101 Outdoors $160.00 Place order
80 Card, Orson Scott Ender's Shadow First Edition Hard Cover Tom Doherty Associates, LLC 1999 New York, NY, U.S.A. Fine Fine Part of the Ender Wiggin Saga. The book is clean and tight with only light bumping at the bottom spine end. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 031286860x Science Fiction $25.00 Place order
79 Card, Orson Scott Shadow of the Hegemon First Edition Hard Cover Tom Doherty Associates, LLC 2001 New York, NY, U.S.A. Fine Fine Part of the Ender Wiggin Saga. Sequel to Ender's Shadow. The book is clean and tight with only light bumping at the bottom spine end. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0312876513 Science Fiction $26.00 Place order
206 Carey, John The Intellectuals and the Masses First Edition Hard Cover Saint Martin's Press, LLC 1993 New York, NY, U.S.A. Near Fine Near Fine Pride and Prejudice Among the Literary Intelligentsia 1880-1939. This is a clean copy with barely visible shelfwear, and sharp spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0312098332 Fiction, First Editions Case $40.00 Place order
308 Carroll, E. Jean Hunter The Strange and Savage Life of Hunter S. Thompson First Edition Hard Cover Dutton Books 1993 New York Very Good++ Near Fine A knockout biography in a fictional framework. Two sections of quaity black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only a hint of shelfwear. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0525935681 First Edition Case $20.00 Place order
903198 Casada, Jim (ed.) The Lost Classics of Robert Ruark Limited Edition Hard Cover Leather LiveOak Press, Inc. 1995 South Carolina Near Fine No Jacket (as issued) Limited edition #600/1000. Contains black & white photographs. Bound in full leather, with marbled endpapers, gilt designing, lettering, and page edges. This book is in mint unread condition. All gilt is bright and unflecked. A stunning copy. Bill Elliott 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0929822986 Outdoors $110.00 Place order
418 Caute, David Frantz Fanon First Edition Hard Cover Viking Press 1970 New York Very Good Very Good Part of the Modern Masters series, edited by Frank Kermode. The work of the black Algerian psychoanalyst Frantz Fanon united the special insights offered by psychiatry, sociology, economics, and the tragic history of his country's exploited people. This is a tight very good copy with light shelfwear, and very faint spotting to the fore-edge. The dust jacket is rubbed, with a couple of short closed-tears and a tiny chip to the upper right edge of the rear panel. Minor soiling to the back-side of the dust jacket not visible on the face of it. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Counterculture, Box Z-13 $10.00 Place order
236 Caveney, Graham Gentleman Junkie The Life and Legacy of William S. Burroughs First Edition Hard Cover Little, Brown & Company 1998 Boston Very Good++ Fine A tribute to the life of the founding father of the American counterculture. This is filled with 150 color photos, with the layout similar to Be Here Now. Varying full-page illustrating, with text & photos set over top. This is a beautiful copy with the only flaw being a short remainder score to the bottom page edge. The dust jacket is crisp and free of any wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0316137251 Counterculture, Arts Case $17.50 Out of stock - Request search
117 Caveney, Graham Screaming with Joy First Edition Hard Cover Broadway Books 1999 New York Very Fine Very Fine The Life of Allen Ginsberg. Introduction by the author. Filled with black & white photographs. This is a mint copy in dust jacket. The dj is covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0767902785 Counterculture Case $17.50 Place order
422 Chandler, Raymond Spanish Blood First Edition Hard Cover World Publishing Company 1946 New York Very Good Very Good Tower Mystery #T-391. Adventure, love and terror in five great crime stories. Great Noir cover art by Hoffman. The book is firm with moderate but not severe shelfwear, and minor fraying at the tips. Internally, the pages are browned but NOT brittle. The dust jacket is lightly chipped mainly at the spine ends, with minor edge-creasing. Overall still stunning and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Mystery, Box Z-13 $25.00 Place order
405 Charters, Ann Kerouac a Biography First Edition Hard Cover Straight Arrow Press 1973 San Francisco Very Good Very Good Foreword by Allen Ginsberg. Covers 1922-1969. Has a chronology, notes & sources, bibliographical chronology, identity key and some photographs. Front cover photo of Jack by William Eichel, and the rear photo of Jack & Cassady is by Carolyn Cassady. The book is tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and faint dust spotting to the top page edge. Previous owner name to the back-side of the first endpaper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with minor edge-creasing, but still free of chips rips & tears covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0879320559 Counterculture, Box Z-12 $30.00 Place order
1781 Chauvin, Cy A Multitude of Visions First Edition Wraps T-K Graphics 1975 Maryland Fine No Jacket (as issued) Critical titled: Science & Reality In Philip K Dick by Stanislaw Lem. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Science Fiction $20.00 Place order
219 Clancy, Tom Patriot Games First US Edition Hard Cover G. P. Putnam & Sons 1987 New York Very Good Very Good+ A Jack Ryan novel. Made into a movie starring Harrison Ford. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and faint fingerprints to the front board. The dust jacket is rubbed, mainly at the spine ends, but still crisp and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0399132414 Mystery, First Editions Case $15.00 Place order
1792 Clareson, Thomas Science Fiction Criticism an Annotated Checklist First Edition Hard Cover Kent State University Press 1972 Very Good No Jacket Minor bibliographical reference. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Science Fiction $25.00 Place order
9 Clarke, Arthur C. 3001 First Edition Hard Cover Ballantine 1997 New York Near Fine Near Fine The Final Odyssey. Book 4 in the classic epic series. The book is clean and tight with only barely visible shelfwear. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0345345312 Science Fiction, Box Z-8 $15.00 Place order
10 Clarke, Arthur Charles 2010 First Edition Hard Cover Ballantine Publishing Group 1982 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good++ Near Fine Odyssey Two, seques to 2001. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0345303059 Science Fiction, Box Z-8 $20.00 Place order
11 Clarke, Arthur Charles 2061 First Edition Hard Cover Ballantine Publishing Group 1988 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good++ Near Fine Odyssey Three. Stunning dust jacket art by Michael Whelan. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0345351738 Science Fiction, Box Z-8 $20.00 Place order
127 Cleaver, Eldridge Soul on Fire First Edition Hard Cover Word, Incorporated 1978 Dallas, TX, U.S.A. Very Good++ Very Good The tumultuous life of Eldridge Cleaver, told in his own eloquent words. Black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket has a number of edgetears, with creasing at the folds, but still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0849900468 Counterculture Case $20.00 Place order
431 Clecak, Peter Radical Paradoxes First Edition Hard Cover Harper & Row, Publishers 1973 New York Very Good+ Very Good+ Dilemmas of the American Left 1945-1970. Among other things, this author discusses C. Wright Mills, Paul Baran, Paul Sweeny and Herbert Marcuse. The book is tight with only a hint of shelfwear, and faint spotting to the top page edge. The dust jacket is rubbed with light yellowing to the top edge of the rear panel, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0060108193 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $15.00 Place order
144 Cohen, Randy Diary of a Flying Man First Edition Hard Cover Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated 1989 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ Author's first novel, made up of 12 short stories. Randy Cohen won 3 Emmy Awards for his writing on Late Night With David Letterman. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0394561244 Counterculture Case $20.00 Place order
2084 Cohn, Louis Henry A Bibliography of the Works of Ernest Hemingway Limited Edition Hard Cover Random House 1931 New York Very Good++ No Jacket (as issued) Limited edition, #62/500. Fold-out frontis, fascimile letter in Hemingway's writing. A very clean & tight copy with only minimmal shelfwear. Previous store label at the lower left corner of the rear inner board. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Reference Shelf $130.00 Place order
243 Cole, Richard & Trubo, Richard Stairway to Heaven Led Zeppelin Uncensored First Edition Hard Cover HarperCollins Publishers 1992 New York Very Good+ Very Good+ Next to The Hammer of the Gods, this is the best thing written on Led Zeppelin. Many black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0060183233 Music, Arts Case $15.00 Place order
139 Collis, Maurice Foreign Mud First US Edition Hard Cover Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated 1947 New York Very Good Very Good Being an account of the Opium Imbroglio at Conton in the 1830's and the Anglo-Chinese War that followed. {aintings by Thomas Allom, Geo. Chinnery, W.J. Huggins, J. Prendergast illustrating unusual portraits and topographic views of Macao, Whampoa, Canton, Kowloon across to Ho ng Kong, etc. 5 maps and plans. This is a solid very good copy in dust jacket. The book shows moderate shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends (no fraying). The dust jacket is lightly chipped (mainly at spine ends), with edge-creasing. The rear panel shows spots of darkening, but overall the dj is still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $50.00 Place order
437 Conlin, Joseph The Troubles First Edition Hard Cover Franklin Watts 1982 New York Very Good+ Very Good+ A jaundiced glance back at the movement of the Sixties. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0531098567 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $12.50 Place order
66 Cooke, John Byrne Janis Joplin A Performance Diary 1966-1970 First Edition Hard Cover Acid Test Productions 1997 Petaluma, CA, U.S.A. Near Fine No Jacket (as issued) Introduction by David Dalton. Filled with color and black & white photographs. The is a clean and tight copy with only light shelfwear. Pictorial covers with no dj as issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1888358114 Counterculture $15.00 Place order
8691 Coon, Gene Star Trek Fotonovel #9 Devil in the Dark 1st Printing Wraps Mass Market Paperback Bantam Books 1978 New York Good Bantam #12021-2. With 300 full-color tv stills. A solid good copy that is rubbed, creased, with a taped spine. Photographs 0553122212 Science Fiction, Box Z-10 $14.00 Place order
177 Coon, Gene L. Metamorphosis First Printing Paperback Fotonovel Bantam Books 1978 New York Very Good Star Trek Fotonovel #5, adapted from the TV series created by Gene Roddenberry. List of cast. Filled with 300 color stills from the TV episode with dialogue done in comic book format. This is a solid very good copy with light creasing to spine, and minor shelfwear. Light scuffing to panels. Internally clean. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Science Fiction, Box Z-9 $10.00 Place order
2100 Corbin, Helen King of the Ice : Life Story of Alaska's Most Famous Living Bush Pilot Quality Paperback Fox West Publisher 1986 Prescott, AZ, U.S.A. Near Fine Life Story of Alaska's Most Famous Living Bush Pilot, Don Johnson. Numerous black & white photos. This is a clean unread copy with just a hint of shelfwear. No creasing or writing. Fox, Robin (illustrator) 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 1879029014 Outdoors, Box Z-7 $17.50 Place order
2077 Craig, Alec Suppressed Books First Edition Hard Cover World Publishing Company 1963 New York Very Good++ Very Good A history of the conception of literary obscenity. Foreword by Morris L. Ernst. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. The dust jacket is rubbed with a few closed tears, and scuffing to the panels. Overall, still presentable and covered with a brodart 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Reference Shelf $22.50 Place order
903250 Crichton, Michael The Lost World First Edition Hard Cover Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated 1995 New York Very Good++ Near Fine Sequel to Jurassic Park. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is rubbed with faint sticker residue to the lower right corner of the front panel, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0679419462 Science Fiction, Box Z-8 $15.00 Place order
7 Crichton, Michael Travels First Edition Hard Cover Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated 1988 New York Near Fine Near Fine Next to the Andromeda Strain, this is his best! The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0394562364 Science Fiction, Box Z-8 $25.00 Place order
1789 Currey, L. W. Fantasy & Science Fiction First Edition Trade Paperback L. W. Currey 1978 Very Good No Jacket Catalogue 87. Fall-Winter 1987. Excellent bibliographical reference. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Science Fiction $15.00 Place order
1790 Currey, L. W. Fantasy & Science Fiction First Edition Trade Paperback L. W. Currey Very Good No Jacket Catalogue 84. Winter 1987. Excellent bibliographical reference. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Science Fiction $15.00 Place order
1791 Currey, L. W. Fantasy & Science Fiction First Edition Trade Paperback L. W. Currey Very Good No Jacket Catalogue 82. Fall 1986. Excellent bibliographical reference. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Science Fiction $15.00 Place order
1767 Currey, L. W. Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors First Edition Hard Cover G. K. Hall and Company 1979 Near Fine No Jacket A bibliography of first printings of their fiction. An invaluable resource for Science Fiction Authors, their works, and points of issue. A beautiful copy with barely visible shelfwear. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0816182426 Science Fiction Case $100.00 Out of stock - Request search

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