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Are All the Giants Dead
Norton, Mary Beth,
ISBN: 0460066714
J. M. Dent, London, 1975. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. First Edition. 300 g; 120 pages, illustrated with part and full-page black-and-white drawings by Brian Froud, in a colour illustrated dust jacket also illustrated by him. Slight bumping of the lower corners of the hardcover binding, and the young lady owner has written her name neatly on front and rear paste downs. The dust jacket is slightly rubbed at each of the corners, and has a 0.5 inch split at the bottom of the rear fold over crease. There is a new price sticker from the publisher on the fold over flap placed neatly at an angle parallel to the priceclipping. A fairytale for modern children, involving Jack of the Beanstalk and Jack the Giant Killer in a quest to seek the last giant, for the talisman that they have to save a fair maiden. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0460066714. ISBN/EAN: 9780460066716. Inventory No: 0226197. Good
Price: $14.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0226197  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Can't Buy Me Faded Love
Rowntree, Josh,
ISBN: 0979405424
Wheatland Press , Wilsonville, Oregon, 2007. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Darin Bradley -- Cover Art. First Edition. X 228 pages, last two pages blank, intentionally, foreword by Howard Waldrop. Illustrated cover (wraparound), by Darin Bradley, with white and pink titles to the front panel and backstrip. Nine stories set in a world where America has been invaded and is under Nazi rule, where musicians and record reviewers struggle to free America. Little creasing to the book corners. Size: Large Format Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Darin Bradley -- Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Fiction -- Fantasy ; America ; ISBN: 0979405424. ISBN/EAN: 9780979405426. Inventory No: 0109653. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0109653  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Circle of Stones
Waldo, Anna Lee,
ISBN: 0312198434
St Martin's Press, New York, 1999. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 432 pp., illustrated d/w by Kinuko Craft. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0312198434. ISBN/EAN: 9780312198435. Inventory No: 000224. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 000224  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Covenant with the Vampire: the diaries of the family Dracul
Kalogridis, Jeanne,
ISBN: 0747212449
Headline Book Publishing, London, 1994. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Keith Skayfe -- dust Jacket. First Edition. 500 g; XII, 244 pages, includes family tree. Colour illustrated dust jacket. Slight ruffling of the edges of the dust jacket otherwise in very good order. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Keith Skayfe -- dust Jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0747212449. ISBN/EAN: 9780747212447. Inventory No: 0213353. Good
Price: $16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0213353  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Dancing Bears
Saberhagen, Fred,
ISBN: 0312857985
Tor Books, New York, 1996. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 349 pp., illustrated dutwrapper Gary Ruddell. Dancing Bears is a mystic adventure that takes American John Sherwood on a prodigious journey to prerevolution Russia, the Arctic Circle, and behind the ancient legend of the shape changer, a creature possesses the ability to alter its human appearance to that of a powerful and savage beast Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0312857985. ISBN/EAN: 9780312857981. Inventory No: 000842. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 000842  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Deadly Nightshade
Peterson, Margaret, (1883-1933),
Hurst & Blackett Ltd., London, No date. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 200 g; 244 pages in original hardcover binding, lightly rubbed at the lower corners of the boards, just exposing cardboard. Otherwise apart from the ageing of the paper, in very good condition. A novel of romance, and lost tribes in Africa. "A troop of monkeys came chattering shrieking through the treetops while they were partaking of Hamiz's wonderfully served meal, rousing a panic among reporters on their first appearance. Shots would have been fired if it had not been for Blaise's prompt interference. "Some of the eyes that have been watching you," he chaffed Will, lying back staring up at the quick flashing of white fur tails and coats. "They are nice little devils, aren't they? As furious as the proverbial woman." -- page 63. This title is not recorded in the encyclopaedia of fantasy, or the encyclopaedia of science-fiction, but there is a record with Locus. Size: 12mo (Small Hardcover). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Fiction -- Fantasy ; Inventory No: 0225603. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $64.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0225603  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Hearts in Atlantis
King, Stephen,
ISBN: 0340738901
Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1999. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 900 g; 500 pp., colour illustrated dustwrapper. This copy has been read. " A composition of five interconnected, sequential narratives set in the years from 1960 to 1999. Each story deeply rooted in the sixties and each haunted by the Vietnam war." Full number line. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0340738901. ISBN/EAN: 9780340738900. Inventory No: 0220297. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0220297  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Magician
Baillie, Allan,
ISBN: 0670845574
Viking, Ringwood, Victoria, 1992. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Mark Sofilas -- dust Jacket. First Edition. 300 g; 168 pages, last 11 pages blank, in illustrated dust jacket, with a single page black-and-white map. Slight rubbing at the heel of the spine, and a slight loss of the "freshness" of the jacket. Set in the Australia of our distant future, here is a brilliant tale of myth, deception and destiny. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Mark Sofilas -- dust Jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0670845574. ISBN/EAN: 9780670845576. Inventory No: 0216207. Very Good Condition
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0216207  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Minions of the Moon
Bowes, Richard,
ISBN: 031286566X
Tor Books, New York, 1999. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 500 g; 320 pages, with original illustrated dust jacket. The book has not, in my opinion, being opened. "Minions of the Moon is about growing up gay, growing up addicted, growing up Irish, growing up poor, growing up confused -- in short, growing up." -- Charles de lint Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 031286566X. ISBN/EAN: 9780312865665. Inventory No: 0216604. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0216604  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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On Fortune's Wheel
Voigt, Cynthia,
ISBN: 0689316364
Atheneum, New York, 1990. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Jos. A. Smith -- Cover Art. First Edition. Orange coloured endpapers. 1/4 brown cloth spine with gilt coloured titles and 3/4 green board with self embossed title on front panel. Bumping to the head and to the heel of the spine and to the top book edge. Shelfwear at the lower book edge and there are dust marks to the paper edges. A few marks to the endpapers. Illustrator dustwrapper, by Jos. A. Smith, with yellow coloured titles to front panel and spine. Creasing to the top and bottom dustwrapper edges and the lower spine edge is a little rubbed. The back panel is somewhat faded. Dustwrapper is price clipped, front fold over top righthand corner. "Summary: Faced with the prospect of an unhappy life in the Kingdom, 14-year-old Birle accompanies a young runaway nobleman on a journey south and falls into slavery in the citadel of a cruel Prince.". This is the First USA Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 278 pages, last 2 blank. . Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Jos. A. Smith -- Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0689316364. ISBN/EAN: 9780689316364. Inventory No: 0102597. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0102597  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Rama, A Legend
Highwater, Jamake,
ISBN: 0805030522
Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1994. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good/Good. Illustrator: Kelli Glancey. First Edition. 230pp., last 4 blank, How the Story Was Born. Within the text there are black-and-white illustrations by Kelli Glancey. 1/4 mustard coloured cloth spine with still writing and 3/4 red coloured board. Very faint age toning to the top paper edge. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by Kelli Glancey, with white coloured titles on the front panel and yellow and white coloured titles on the spine. Very slight crinkling to the top dustwrapper edge. A retelling of a tale from Ramayana -- an epic tale from India and South-East Asia. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Kelli Glancey. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Fantasy ; Mythology ; ISBN: 0805030522. ISBN/EAN: 9780805030525. Inventory No: 0114126. Very Good
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0114126  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Rama, A Legend
Highwater, Jamake,
ISBN: 0805030522
Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1994. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good/Good. Illustrator: Kelli Glancey. First Edition. 230pp., last 4 blank, How the Story Was Born. Within the text there are black-and-white illustrations by Kelli Glancey. 1/4 mustard coloured cloth spine with gilt coloured titles. 3/4 red coloured board. Very faint age toning to the top paper edge. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by Kelli Glancey, with white coloured titles on the front panel and yellow and white coloured titles on the spine. Very slight crinkling to the top dustwrapper edge. A retelling of a tale from Ramayana -- an epic tale from India and South-East Asia. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Kelli Glancey. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Fantasy ; Mythology ; ISBN: 0805030522. ISBN/EAN: 9780805030525. Inventory No: 0102390. Very Good
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0102390  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Shon the Taken
Lee, Tanith,
ISBN: 0333270363
Macmillan Children's Books, London, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Bridie Page -- dust Jacket. First Edition. 250 g; VI, 146 pages, last page blank, in colour wraparound dust jacket by Bridie Page. The dust jacket is ruffled along the top edge, and has a couple of faint indentations/lines just visible on the front panel. The lower corners of both boards are lightly bumped. . Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Bridie Page -- dust Jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0333270363. ISBN/EAN: 9780333270363. Inventory No: 0215603. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $30.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0215603  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Sleep Walkers
Karp, David,
Gollancz, London, 1960. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 176 Pp., standard yellow and red Victor Gollancz dustwrapper of the period, with minor chipping at the base of the spine cover staining/darkening of the spine region and top of the rear panel chipping and a number of tiny tears of the top edge of the back panel. Original Bookseller's sticker on front paste down, otherwise clean and tidy. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Fiction -- Fantasy ; Inventory No: 0204804. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0204804  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Blindfold Track
Thomas, Frances,
ISBN: 0333273834
Macmillan, London, 1980. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Sarah Nash -- a dust Jacket. First Edition. 380 g; 224 pages, last page blank, colour illustrated dust jacket. Traces of foxing to the front and rear fold over flaps of the jacket, and a slight dustiness to the top edge of the text block. From history and legend about the extraordinary journey through childhood of the Bard Taliesin, whose name and fame have after all survived some 14 centuries. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Sarah Nash -- a dust Jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0333273834. ISBN/EAN: 9780333273838. Inventory No: 0216651. Very Good Condition
Price: $14.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0216651  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Empire of Fear
Stableford, Brian,
ISBN: 0671699458
Simon & Schuster, London, 1988. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fair Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Brian Salmon -- Cover Art. First Edition. 800 g; 392pp., last 2 blank. Blue coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, by Brian Salmon, with white writing on the front panel and spine. The bottom edge of the text block shows a splash mark from water with some slight colour transfer to the bottom edge of the pages, but not affecting the internal contents. Water marks to the underside of the dust jacket. The Empire of fear is a fabulous adventure, which provides a fascinating picture of a society moving out of the shadow of superstition and feudalism into an age of science and reason. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Brian Salmon -- Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0671699458. ISBN/EAN: 9780671699451. Inventory No: 0223009. Fair Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0223009  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Enchanted World -- the Book of Christmas
Lehane, Brendan And the Editors of Time-Life Books,
ISBN: 0705408949
Time-Life Books, Amsterdam, 1987. Second Printing
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Second Printing. 1.0 kg; 143 pages., includes bibliography. Colour illustrated dustwrapper. Silk page marker. Gilt decorated front board with illustration tipped in. The top edge of the dustwrapper is slightly ruffled. Lavishly illustrated this book is divided into four sections: ch 1 The Eternal Moment, ch 2 The Heart of Darkness, ch 3 Summoning the Sun, and ch 4 The Light Triumphant. The illustrations are in black and white, and in colour, and many of the pages resemble "illuminated pages". Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0705408949. ISBN/EAN: 9780705408943. Inventory No: 0224651. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0224651  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Vampire of Mons
Stewart, Desmond,
ISBN: 0241894026
Hamish Hamilton, London, 1976. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Craig Dodd -- Dust Jacket. First Edition. 169 pages, illustrated dust jacket. Minor grubby marks to the top edge of the book, some rubbing at the corners of the fold overs. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Craig Dodd -- Dust Jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Fiction -- Fantasy ; ISBN: 0241894026. ISBN/EAN: 9780241894026. Inventory No: 0208825. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0208825  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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