Fiction

 
A Dragon on the Hill Road
  $40.00
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Richard Huemer, Walt Peregoy, Huemer, Richard, Peregoy, Walt, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Valley Village Press, North Hollywood, 1958, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, 8 full-page and 2 smaller black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Written and illustrated in 1958 by two veteran Disney animation artists, a narrative poem in which Lancelot, by the magic of Merlin's horn Oliphant, is...

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Richard Huemer, Walt Peregoy, Huemer, Richard, Peregoy, Walt, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (small closed tear along the top edge otherwise only light wear), Valley Village Press, North Hollywood, 1958, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, 8 full-page and 2 smaller black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Written and illustrated in 1958 by two veteran Disney animation artists, a narrative poem in which Lancelot, by the magic of Merlin's horn Oliphant, is...

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A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Near Fine (slight shelfwear otherwise Fine), Charles Vess, Shakespeare, William, Vess, Charles, Donning, 1988, 1st, 0898657105, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, x, 93 pages, 12 color plates, 2 color illustrations, 9 full-page black & white and 14 text illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Scarce.

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A Princess of Mars
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Edgar Rice Burroughs, Burroughs, Edgar Rice, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chenault & Gray Publishing, Little Rock, AR, 2018, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6 inches, 224 pages, Hardcover, cloth, English

A limited hardcover printing of the classic adventure novel with a great Michael Whelan cover.

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A Sort Of Saga
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Near Fine/Near Fine (slightly aged, dust jacket very slightly chipped). A very attractive copy, Bill Mauldin, Mauldin, Bill, Wm Sloane, 1949, 1st, 301 pages, over 90 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

A memoir of Bill Mauldin's unorthodox boyhood. Very Eisner-esque illustrations throughout. "It seems that once upon a time - in fact, many times...

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Rick Geary, Geary, Rick, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, NBM, 1995, 1st, 9781561631247, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, Hardcover, boards, English

This copy includes two black-and-white postcards, one reproducing the cover art and one with a map of Whitechapel. Out of print. From the...

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Rick Geary, Geary, Rick, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, NBM, 2001, 1st, 9781561632749, 9.25 inches, 6.375 inches, 80 pages, black & white, Hardcover, boards, English

This copy includes two black-and-white postcards, one reproducing the cover art and one with a map of 1841 New York. Out of print. From the...

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Above the Timberline
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Gregory Manchess, Manchess, Gregory, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Saga Press, New York, 2017, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 240 pages, over 120 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: From renowned artist Gregory Manchess comes a lavishly painted novel about the son of a famed polar explorer searching for his...

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Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn
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Very Fine, Barry Moser, Twain, Mark, Moser, Barry, University of California Press, 1985, 11 inches, 13 inches, black & white, Hardcover, cloth

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Airframe - Signed 1st
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Michael Crichton, Crichton, Michael, Signed by the author on the title page, Very Fine/Very Fine, Knopf, New York, 1996, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 352 pages, hardcover, cloth, English

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Signed by the artist, Near Fine, Mike Mignola, Mignola, Mike, Bantam, 2007, 1st, 9.25 inches, 7.5 inches, 292 pages, 150 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A limited "Advance Reading Copy" distributed to reviewers and booksellers prior to the release of the book. This consists of uncorrected page proofs...

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Robert E. Howard, Gary Gianni, Howard, Robert E, Gianni, Gary, #792 of 850 deluxe copies with an extra color illustrated limitation plate signed by the artist, Very Fine/Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Wandering Star, London, 2001, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, xv, 288 + 46 of notes, 10 color plates, over 40 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

The complete Bran Mak Morn with a restored and authoritative text. Includes a CD with a dramatized reading of The Worms of the Earth. After universal...

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Robert E Howard, Gary Gianni, Howard, Robert E, Gianni, Gary, Signed by the artist, Very Fine/Very Fine, London, Wandering Star, 2001, 1st, 0953425347, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, xv, 288 + 46 of notes pages, 10 color plates, two additional color illustrations, and over 40 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The complete Bran Mak Morn with a restored and authenticated text, new essays by Howard scholars, and comments by Howard explaining his fascination with the...

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Brundibar - First Printing
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Tony Kushner, Maurice Sendak, Kushner, Tony, Sendak, Maurice, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 2003, 1st, 9780786809042, 8.75 inches, 11 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, softcover, cloth, English

A first printing of this children's book by Sendak and Tony Award winning playwright Tony Kushner. When Aninku and Pepicek discover one morning that...

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By The Gun
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Richard Matheson, Matheson, Richard, Evans & Co., 1993, 1st, 171 pages, Hardcover, boards, English

An Evans Western. "Matheson excels at the depiction of one man alone locked in a desperate struggle against a force bigger than himself." --Stephen King

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Carter Beats The Devil - Signed
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Signed by the author, Fine, Glen David Gold, Gold, Glen David, Hyperion, 2001, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

A novel signed by the author. An advance reading copy from the uncorrected proofs - the true first edition.

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Congo - Signed 1st
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Michael Crichton, Crichton, Michael, Signed by the author on the title page, Fine/Fine, Knopf, New York, 1980, 1st, 8.7 inches, 6 inches, 348 pages, hardcover, cloth, English

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Avi
Crispin: The Cross Of Lead
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Avi, VF/VF, Avi, Hyperion, 2002, 1st, pictorial boards, English

From the dust jacket: “'Asta’s Son' is all he’s ever been called. The lack of name is appropriate, because he and his mother are but poor...

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Dinotopia
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James Gurney, Gurney, James, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (some even toning to the edges from age, dustjacket lightly rubbed), Atlanta, Turner, 1992, 10 inches, 11 inches, 160 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

"Alma-Tadema's paintings are okay but they need.... Dinosaurs!" This is the book that spawned the multimedia franchise.

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Dinotopia: The World Beneath
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James Gurney, Gurney, James, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (just a few tiny spots on the top edge, otherwise book is quite sharp, light wear to dustjacket), Turner, Atlanta, 1995, 3rd, 10 inches, 11 inches, 160 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

The sequel to Dinotopia: Beneath the planet of Dinotopia. Alma-Tadema meets Jules Verne and spawns a toy line. This is Gurney's best-selling series about a...

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Ralph Barton, #101 of 2050 copies published for subscribers only and SIGNED by the publishers Boni & Liveright, VG (papered corners worn through to boards, two small tears to spine cloth), internally VG+, Balzac, Honore, Barton, Ralph, Boni & Liveright, 1928, 1st, cloth spine, textured decorative paper over boards

Lovely bawdy illustrations by the famed caricaturist. Complete in two volumes. #101 of 2050 copies published for subscribers only and signed by the...

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Earthbound (Signed)
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Richard Matheson, Inscribed by the author, VF/VF, Matheson, Richard, Robinson, 1989, 1st British, boards, English

Inscribed by the author. This is the first hardcover printing of a paperback original published in 1982 under the pseudonym Logan Swanson.

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Eaters of the Dead - Signed 1st
  $300.00
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Michael Crichton, Crichton, Michael, Signed by the author on the title page, Fine/Near Fine (light impression of previous owner's blindstamp on FFEP, two 1/4-inch closed tears at the top of the dustjacket), Knopf, New York, 1976, 1st, 8.7 inches, 6 inches, 194 pages, hardcover, cloth, English

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Richard A. Lupoff, Frank Frazetta, Reed Crandall, Al Williamson, Lupoff, Richard A., Frazetta, Reed Crandall, Al Williamson, Frank, Signed by the author, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (sharp corners, mild edge wear and small closed tears to dustjacket), Canaveral Press, New York, 1965, 1st, 9 inches, 6.25 inches, xxvi, 300 pages, 12 full-page black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

Signed by Richard Lupoff on the title page. Lupoff was also the editor of Canaveral Press' Burroughs editions commissioning Roy Krenkel, Frank Frazetta,...

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Far Lands Other Days
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George Evans, First printing of 2000 copies, Fine/Near Fine, Price, E. Hoffman, Evans, George, Carcosa, 1975, 1st, cloth

31 of E. Hoffman Price's best fantasy and adventure tales. Color dustjacket painting and 31 pen and ink or pencil drawings by EC Comics legend George Evans....

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Michael Crichton, Crichton, Michael, Signed by the author on the title page, Fine/Near Fine (1/4-inch closed tear at the top of the dustjacket), Knopf, New York, 1970, 1st, 8.7 inches, 6 inches, 233 pages, hardcover, cloth, English

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Frankenstein
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Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Berni Wrightson, Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, Wrightson, Berni, Very Good+ (corners rubbed, moderate cover wear, light thumbdents, interior Fine), Miller, Lancaster, PA, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, xii, 188 pages, 3 double-page and 42 full-page black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English


Frankenstein - First Printing
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Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Berni Wrightson, Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, Wrightson, Berni, Near Fine (spine sunned, light rubbing to the covers, otherwise Fine, very flat, tight, clean), Marvel, New York, 1983, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 194 pages, 42 full-page black & white illustrations, 1 double-page illustration (duplicated as the wraparound cover illustration), illustrated endpapers, softcover, wraps, English

This is a first printing of the original 1983 first edition. Published simultaneously in softcover by Marvel Comics and hardcover by Dodd Mead. Featuring...

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Frankenstein - Hardcover 1st
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Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Berni Wrightson, Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, Wrightson, Berni, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (several small nicks and light edgewear to dustjacket), Dodd Mead, New York, 1983, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 192 pages, 42 full-page illustrations and 1 double-page illustration, hardcover, cloth spine, English

This is the original 1983 hardcover edition of Wrightson's most famous work. It was published simultaneously in a softcover edition published by Marvel and...

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Ray Bradbury, Signed by the author on the title page, VF/VF, Bradbury, Ray, William Morrow, 2001, 1st, boards

Signed by the author Ray Bradbury. A recent novel by the late celebrated fiction writer.

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Goblin Market - Signed 1st
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Christina Rossetti, Omar Rayyan, Rossetti, Christina, Rayyan, Omar, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Donald M. Grant, Hampton Falls, NH, 2017, 1st, 12 inches, 10 inches, 88 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

We have a limited number of copies signed by Omar Rayyan available while they last. Christina Rossetti's GOBLIN MARKET, lavishly interpreted by award...

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Hell House
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Richard Matheson, Fine/VG+ (small dust jacket tear with a 1/4-inch piece missing along edge of back cover), Matheson, Richard, Viking Press, 1971, 2nd, cloth spine

A second printing of the original edition by the fantasy, sci-fi and horror author Richard Matheson.

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#162 of 600 copies signed by Richard Matheson, Dean Koontz, and Richard Christian Matheson, VF in a VF slipcase, Richard Matheson, Matheson, Richard, Gauntlet, 1996, 1st thus, Hardcover, leather, English

#162 of 600 copies signed by Richard Matheson, Dean Koontz, and Richard Christian Matheson This special signed edition, limited to 600 numbered copies,...

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Iole - 1905 First Edition
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Robert W. Chambers, J.C. Leyendecker, Karl Anderson, Arthur C. Becker, Chambers, Robert W., Leyendecker, Karl Anderson, Arthur C. Becker, J.C., Very Good+ (mild wear to the edges, slight spine slant, previous owner's name written in the corner of the first page), D. Appleton & Co., New York, 1905, 1st, 7.75 inches, 5.25 inches, 142 pages, four full-page color plates, and over 100 decorative black & white illustrations, Hardcover, decorative cloth with an onlaid color plate, English

Contains four color plates: two full-page color illustrations by J.C. Leyendecker, and another two by Karl Anderson. Over 100 black & white...

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Richard Matheson, Inscribed by the author, Very Fine/Very Fine, Matheson, Richard, Evans & Co., 1991, 1st, cloth

Inscribed by the author Richard Matheson. "An Evans Novel of the West." "Matheson excels at the depiction of one man alone locked in a desperate...

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Michael Crichton, Crichton, Michael, Signed by the author on the title page, Fine, Knopf, New York, 1990, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 402 pages, Softcover, color wraps, English

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George Beahm, Beahm, George, Limited to 1500 copies, Very Fine in a Fine slipcase (the book is As New, but the slipcase has a very tiny bump to the upper corner), Lakewood, CO, Centipede, 2009, 1st, 978-1933618494, 11 inches, 15 inches, 448 pages, over 600 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

The slipcase has a very tiny bump to the upper corner (on The Stand side), but the rest of the slipcase and the book inside is perfect. The shrinkwrap is...

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Lori (Signed)
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Robert Bloch, Inscribed by the author, VF/VF, Bloch, Robert, Tor, 1989, 1st, cloth

Inscribed by the author. A horror novel by the author of Psycho.

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Love Affair
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Bernard Krigstein, Fine/NF (top of the dustjacket spine worn), Carson, Robert, Krigstein, Bernard, Holt, 1958, 1st, cloth spine

An impressionistic watercolor painting by Krigstein is the dustjacket illustration.

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McSweeney's #8 - Signed 1st
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Dave Eggers, Paul Maliszewski, Eggers, Paul Maliszewski, Dave, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, McSweeney's, 2002, 1st, 9780971904712, 9.5 inches, 6.75 inches, 336 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Our copy is signed by author and McSweeney's founder Dave Eggers and dated 6/12/02. The eighth issue of the eclectic literary quarterly. The volume...

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Mefisto in Onyx
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Harlan Ellison, Frank Miller, Ellison, Harlan, Miller, Frank, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (black dustjacket rubbed), Shingletown, CA, Mark V. Ziesing Books, 1994, 1st, 0929480317, 6.25 inches, 8 inches, 92 pages, Hardcover, cloth, English

This novella by Harlan Ellison features a wraparound dustjacket illustration and a foreword by Frank Miller. From the dustjacket: Relentlessly...

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My Son, the Daughter
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Very Good (spine ends rubbed and worn, corners rubbed with boards peeking, interior sound), Mort Drucker, Drucker, Mort, Kanrom, 1964, 1st, 7.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 57 pages, 28 full-page illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An uncommon humor book published in 1964 by a producer of novelty items. It was not sold in bookstores but in greeting card and novelty stores. "Created by...

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Now You See It...
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Richard Matheson, VF/VF, Matheson, Richard, Tor, 1995, 1st, cloth, English

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Ray Bradbury, Signed by the author on the title page, VF/VF, Bradbury, Ray, William Morrow, 2002, 1st, boards

Signed by the author Ray Bradbury. A collection of recent stories by the late celebrated fiction writer.

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Parker: The Hunter
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Richard Stark, Darwyn Cooke, Stark, Richard, Cooke, Darwyn, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2014, 1st, 9781613776599, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 212 pages, 8 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

This novel is illustrated with eight previously unpublished paintings by Darwyn Cooke! From the publisher: In 1962, Donald E. Westlake, writing under...

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Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, First printing limited to 4000 copies, Near Fine (mild wear to lower corners), Hourglass, Pacific Grove, CA, 2001, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards

A collection of short narratives. Out-of-print in hardcover.

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Robert Silverberg, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Silverberg, Robert, Moebius (Jean Giraud), #92 of 350 copies signed by both the author and artist, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket in Fine slipcase, Walker, New York, 1987, 1st, 9.75 inches, 6.5 inches, 200 pages, 6 double-page illustrations, color dustjacket illustration, hardcover, cloth, English

Surprisingly scarce in the deluxe edition, this is #92 of 350 copies, specially bound, signed by both the author and artist. A time travel novel...


Psycho House (Signed)
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Robert Bloch, Inscribed by the author, VF/VF, Bloch, Robert, Tor, 1990, 1st, cloth

Inscribed by the author. A horror novel by the author of Psycho.

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