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WHEN EVIL WAKES

By: DERLETH, August

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Souvenir Press: 1963

Edition: [First edition]

Seller ID: 57


Fine collection of sixteen supernatural tales the great majority gathered from Arkham House publications. Authors include, Brits—John Metcalf, H. Russell Wakefield, as well as H.P. Lovecraft, Clark Ashton Smith, Robert Bloch, Henry S. Whitehead, Joseph Payne Brennan and others. An uncommon anthology and not usualy found in this condition. A fine bright copy in d.j. showing some wear at edges;, still v.g. View more info

SLEEP NO MORE

By: DERLETH, August

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Pellegrini & Cudahy: 1944

Edition: [First edition]

Seller ID: 58


A collection of classic weird tales including H.P. Lovecraft-THE RATS IN THE WALLS, Robert E. Howard—THE BLACK STONE, M.R. James–COUNT MAGNUS, Frank Long—THE BLACK DRUID, and others. This copy is SIGNED by contributor, FRANK BELKNAP LONG. Fully illustrated with wonderful illustrations by LEE BROWN COYE. A v.g.-, copy with slight fading to top of cloth, previous owner's name, wear at edges of d.j., with a chip at head of spine—good +. Copy shows its age but is ... View more info

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THE NIGHT SIDE

By: DERLETH, August, Editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart: 1947

Edition: [First edition]

Seller ID: 10


Companion volume to WHO KNOCKS? featuring twenty-three tales by Lovecraft, Dunsany, Machen, Bradbury, Robert Bloch, Henry Kuttner, and many others. Not quite one illustration per story by Lee Brown Coye. Nice fresh copy with circled "R" denoting first edition. A near-fine copy with a three digit code penned in the end-paper 1/4"; handsome vintage Science Fiction bookplate of Harold Worden. Price-clipped d.j., price-clipped d.j. View more info

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WHO KNOCKS?

By: DERLETH, August, Editor

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart: 1946

Edition: [First edition]

Seller ID: 9


Twenty tales gathered herein from such notables as H.P. Lovecraft, Algernon Blackwood, Ray Bradbury, Thodore Sturgeon, Henry S. Whitehead and others. All twenty tales have at least one illustration by Lee Brown Coye. Circled 'R' on copyright page denotes first edition. A nice fresh, tight copy of the book with a "K37" letter code penned in 1/4" letters at top of front-endpaper. Slight d.j. wear at extremebites and a crease on front d.j., panel. It's shows much nicer t... View more info

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MASK OF CTHULHU.

By: DERLETH, August.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Sauk City, WI, Arkham House: 1958

Edition: [First Edition]

Seller ID: 1079


Six "Cthulhu Mythos" tales gathered from WEIRD TALES, magazine. [2051 copies]. A spot of color loss from upper back spine-edge of d.j. Previous Owner's signature with his "Ankh" stamped on flyleaf & title-page. Else a fine tight copy in nice Richard Taylor d.j. #19JS View more info

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THE TRAIL OF CTHULHU

By: DERLETH, August.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Sauk City,, Arkham House: 1962.

Edition: [First Edition]

Seller ID: 1252


Stores originally published in WEIRD TALES gathering all the Dr. Laban Shrewsbury appearances. Derleth discusses HPL's, CTHULHU MYTHOS, listing the thirteen HPL tales which form the core of the MYTHOS, in a concluding postscript. Nice white-paper copy SIGNED by the author on the fly-leaf. Excellent d.j., work by one of the best of the Arkham House artist—RICHARD TAYLOR. Very slight darkening at spine. [2470 copies printed]. #RMJ56 View more info

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LONESOME PLACES—SIGNED

By: DERLETH, August.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Sauk City,, Arkham House: 1962.

Edition: [First Edition]

Seller ID: 1255


"The best of Derleth's Macabre fiction." Eighteen stories. A fine copy in d.j., SIGNED & INSCRIBED by the author on the fly-leaf.—"One of my best collections, August Derleth." One corner bumped and a very little rubbing at d.j., edges. A fine copy in d.j. [2201 copies printed]. #RMJ58. View more info

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SOMEONE IN THE DARK

By: DERLETH, August.

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Sauk City,, Arkham House: 1941

Edition: [First Edition]

Seller ID: 1256


A collection of sixteen ghost stories, or near ghost stories, which Derleth considered "stories that could be read twice." The book is divided into three sections: NOT LONG FOR THIS WORLD—containing nine stories; A HOUSE WITH SOMEBODY IN IT—containing five stories, and VISITORS FROM DOWN UNDER—with two stories. I'm sure this was a stopgap book, published—or perhaps "donated" —to help put some cash into Arkham House's coffers until THE OUTSIDER—which was stil... View more info

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AUGUST DERLETH: SOMEONE IN THE DARK—Arkham House, [1967 Reprint]. [300 copies printed]. Inscribed and Signed by the author!

By: DERLETH, August.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Sauk City,, Arkham House: [1967]

Edition: [Second edition].

Seller ID: 1257


In an Arkham House announcement in 1967, August Derleth announced that a batch of previously unsold copies of SOMEONE IN THE DARK had been discovered and Arkham House would offer copies at $5.00. Derleth had actually reprinted 300 copies in a "facsimile" edition without informing his customers. The "facsimile" isn't quite that—as the book is taller and the spine stamping is much duller than the oirginal—However it is a nicer presentation and more "Arkham-Like" than... View more info

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COLONEL MARKESAN and less pleasant people

By: DERLETH, August/SCHORER, Mark

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Sauk City, Arkham House: 1966

Edition: [First Edition].

Seller ID: 45


On the West bank of the quiet Wisconsin river, two young high school graduates rent a cottage, to spend a Summer writing Pulp fiction in an effort to raise money for their oncoming futures. Derleth and Schorer succeed with seven of the seventeen stories, which are published in WEIRD TALES the following year; with the remaining stories in the ensuing. Not a bad Summer's work! [2405 copies printed]. Very-fine copy in like d.j. View more info

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I HOPE I SHALL ARRIVE SOON

By: DICK, PHILIP K.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 735


Collection contains ten previousy uncollected stories and his previously unpublished essay, "How to Build a Universe That Doesn't Fall Apart Two Days Later," the highlight of the book for me. A fine unread copy in d.j. View more info

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LIES, INC.

By: DICK, Philip K.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1984

Edition: [First edition]

Seller ID: 824


The first complete presentation of the novel - "The Unteleported Man." Adding over one hundred pages. A fine unread copy in d.j. View more info

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RADIO FREE ALBEMUTH

By: DICK, PHILIP K.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Arbor House: 1985

Edition: [First edition]

Seller ID: 829


The author's last SF novel, a continuation of his VALIS theme which dominated, obsessed, possessed and eventually consumed his last years. A trace of rubbing, else fine in d.j. No remainder mark. View more info

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THE MAN WHOSE TEETH WERE ALL EXACTLY ALIKE.

By: DICK, PHILIP K.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Willimantic, CT., Mark V. Ziesing: 1984

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 832


The eleventh of PKD's mainstream novels—yeah, I know, who knew he wrote so many! —"Out of all my mainstream novels, my one gem: The Man Whose Teeth Were exactly Alike, is economically written, rather tender and yet in places funny . . . it reads like a fusion of Nathaniel West and F. Scott Fitzgerald. . . it has unexpected and really quite extraordinary consequences." from the author's notes on rereading his unpublished novels. A few snags in rear of d.j., else a fi... View more info

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THE COSMIC PUPPETS

By: DICK, Philip K.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Severn House: 1986

Edition: [First British Hardcover}

Seller ID: 835


Originally entitled - A GLASS OF DARKNESS - for it's magazine publication, it was re-written by PKD under the title, THE COSMIC PUPPETS - ;" It is slight compared with [my] others, but again I personally like it; its pure fantasy, which as you know has always been my favorite" - PKD. Nice unread copy in d.j. View more info

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EYE IN THE SKY

By: DICK, Philip K.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Gregg Press,: 1979

Edition: [First hardcover edition]

Seller ID: 837


One of the handsome Gregg Press editions of PKD's work; new introduction by Sandra Meisel. As new unread copy. Issued w/o d.j. View more info

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THE WORLD JONES MADE

By: DICK, Philip K.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Gregg Press,: 1979

Edition: [First hardcover edition]

Seller ID: 838


Another of the handsome Gregg Press editions of PKD's work; new introduction by Glenn Chang. As new unread copy. Issued w/o d.j. View more info

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THE TRANSMIGRATION OF TIMOTHY ARCHER.

By: DICK, Philip K.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Timescape: 1982

Seller ID: 839


Published just shortly after PKD's death, this is the 3rd volume of what he considered his VALIS TRILOGY; Bishop Timothy Archer was modeled after Dick's friend, Bishop James Pike who had many of the same doubts, views and explorations of religion and philosophy as PKD had. Remaindered almost immediately after publication, this copy HAS the remainder stamp of the Simon & Schuster, marching man. Some rubbing to jacket else a fine copy in artist, Richard Powers', d.j. View more info

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THE DIVINE INVASION

By: DICK, PHILIP K.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., Timescape: 1981

Edition: [First edition]

Seller ID: 840


The author's last published book during his lifetime; the 2nd book in his loosely connected "Valis Trilogy" that included, VALIS, THE DIVINE INVASION, and THE TRANSMIGRATION OF TIMOTHY ARCHER. DIVINE INVASION was remaindered shortly after the author's death and few copies escaped the Simon & Schuster stamp across the bottom of the pages: This copy bears the remainder mark and some rubbing to d.j.,else a nice tigh, fresh copy. View more info

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PHILIP K. DICK: EYE IN THE SKY—SIGNED. Ace Books, 1957. Superb copy!

By: DICK, Philip K.

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: New York,, Ace: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1155


One of the early PKD novels—Ace D-261, published as a "Double" although it was long enough to be issued by itself. Signed by author at Roy A. Squires's home in the 1980's. A very fine copy. Rare in this condition! #JS39. View more info