Off Beat: Uncollected Stories Richard Matheson (Signed)(LETTERED)

“To me, there is nothing that goes against nature. If it seems incomprehensible, it’s only because we haven’t been able to understand it yet.” – Richard Matheson Signed Limited First Edition. “GG” of 52 lettered copies. Signed on limitation page by both author and editor. Fully bound in brown leather with gilt to spine. Pictorial…

Book of Counted Sorrows Dean Koontz (Signed)(Limited Edition)

“On the Road that I have taken, one day walking I awaken, amazed to see where I’ve come, where I’m going, where I’m from.” ― Dean Koontz, The Book Of Counted Sorrows First limited edition, lettered state. Limited to 26 signed and lettered copies. This copy is lettered “Q.” Bound in full black Morocco (goat-skin…

Medea: Harlan’s World by Harlan Ellison (Signed)(Limited Edition)

Copy lettered “X.” Full-Leather. Signed by 11 Authors, 1 Artist. LIMITED TO ONLY 35 LETTERED LEATHER-BOUND COPIES, SIGNED BY ALL ELEVEN AUTHORS AND BY THE ILLUSTRATOR for the silver designs on the lettered leather-bound edition and for the dust jacket for the other states of the first edition. The included Authors: Poul Anderson, Hal Clement,…

Red Harvest Dashiell Hammett (First edition)

“I haven’t laughed so much over anything since the hogs ate my kid brother.” ― Dashiell Hammett, Red Harvest 1929 on the title page and copyright page, and no later printings mentioned. Publisher’s red cloth, with diamond pattern to spine, and skull and crossbones to cover. No dust jacket. Prolific mystery and detective fiction author…

The Folk of the Fringe by Orson Scott Card (Limited Edition)(Signed)

“It’s called civilization. Women invented it, and every time you men blow it all to bits, we just invent it again.”  ― Orson Scott Card, The Folk of the Fringe Signed by the Author. Full leather binding. Lettered state. This is copy “N.” Of the first edition, 26 copies have been specially bound and numbered A through…

Double Star by Robert A. Heinlein (First Edition)

“Take sides! Always take sides! You will sometimes be wrong – but the man who refuses to take sides must always be wrong.” ― Robert A. Heinlein, Double Star First edition. A Hugo Award winning novel. Very scarce. Housed in a cloth tray case with leather lettering piece on spine. Pictorial dustjacket with art by…

The Monikins: A Tale James Fenimore Cooper (First Edition)

“Every trail has its end, and every calamity brings its lesson!” ― James Fenimore Cooper, The Last of the Mohicans Published anonymously as “By the Author of ‘The Spy,’ ‘The Pilot,’ &c.” First edition. Three volumes. Quarter brown leather, elaborate gilt decorations on spine, all edges marbled, and endpapers. A handsome triple-decker. Not issued in…

The Island of Doctor Moreau H. G. Wells (First edition)

“An animal may be ferocious and cunning enough, but it takes a real man to tell a lie.” ― H.G. Wells, The Island of Dr. Moreau   First binding state. Original yellow-brown cloth, spine stamped black, pictorial cover stamped black and red. Publisher’s device in blind to back panel corner. 32 pages of inserted Publisher’s…

Twilight Eyes Dean R. Koontz (Signed Presentation Copy)

“When one day ends, the next begins, for in this infinite universe there is no final conclusion to anything, definitely not to hope.” ―Dean Koontz, Twilight Eyes Author’s Presentation Copy. Signed and inscribed by the Author, “To — –, Great teacher, mentor, friend. Here’s something very different for me, [several more lines were written] [signed]…

Lord Horror by David Britton (First Edition) Harlan Ellison signed

“Lord Horror makes most horror fiction look tame and safe. Awesomely grotesque, unstoppably imaginative, hideously funny, it’s a truly dangerous book.”  – Ramsey Campbell   [1989] First Edition. Harlan Ellison’s copy, with his signed bookplate to front pastedown (unread and without his blindstamp). HC w/DJ.      David Britton was an accomplished and controversial author and co-founder of the subversive…

Childhood’s End by Arthur C. Clarke (Signed, First UK)

“There were some things that only time could cure. Evil men could be destroyed, but nothing could be done with good men who were deluded.” ― Arthur C. Clarke, Childhood’s End  Signed by the Author on a bookplate fixed to the front pastedown endpaper. First British printing. First state binding of blue cloth with spine…

Stand on Zanzibar John Brunner (Author’s copy) (First edition)

“It’s [a] common platitude that knowledge is neutral but every now and then it would be useful if it was on your side and not theirs.” ― John Brunner First Edition. Author’s copy with his bookplate to pastedown. Also, his handwritten and signed party invitation for the Publication “July 17th”, on his home stationary tipped…