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A Dozen Black Roses
Collins, Nancy A.,
ISBN: 1565048725
White Wolf Publishing, Clarkson, GA, 1996. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Grant Goleash, Michelle Prahler and Timothy Bradstreet -- Cover Art. First Edition. 320 g; IX, 10-237 pages, three pages following further books by author and on the last page by Robert Weinberg, author's note. Blue coloured endpapers. 1/4 black coloured spine with silver insert, and within that insert black titles and on the rest of the backstrip silver titles. 3/4 blue coloured boards. A little rubbing and bumping to the backstrip edges and rubbing to the book corners. Faint fading to the book edges. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with white titles to the front panel and backstrip. Minor rubbing and ruffling to the dustwrapper edges. In this book the world of the Vampire slayer Sonia Blue crosses over to The World of Darkness and takes on Deadtown. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Grant Goleash, Michelle Prahler and Timothy Bradstreet -- Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Horror ; Vampires ; ISBN: 1565048725. ISBN/EAN: 9781565048720. Inventory No: 0108161. Good
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0108161  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Even a Worm
Bradford, J. S.,
Arthur Baker Ltd, London, 1936. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 370 g.; VI, 304 pages, last two pages blank. Turquoise coloured boards with blue titles to the back strip. Bumping rubbing and very light fraying to the head and to the heel of the back strip and book corners. The lower book corners have the underlying board visible. Fading and discolouration to the top book edge and shelf wear to the lower edges. The cloth of the board has become faded, stained rubbed and marked. Fading of the back strip, to the point where almost total loss of colour. Very slight cocking of the spine. Heavy browning and foxing to the text block edges. Browning to the endpapers and previous owner's name to the top edge of the free front end paper. Internally the pages are brown and foxed. " Bradford, J. S. [ ? - ? ] UK author of Even a Worm [ 1936 ] A novel similar in content to Arthur Machen's The Terror: A Fantasy [ 1917; rev 1927 ]: the animal kingdom revolts against humanity's rule. What merit it had is diminished by the concluding rationalisation of the story as being just a game-Hunter's nightmare." -- The Encyclopaedia of Science Fiction by John Clute and Peter Nicholls, published St Martin's Griffin, New York 1995, page 153. This is the first UK edition. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Horror ; Fiction -- Vintage ; Inventory No: 0105736. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: $88.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0105736  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Firefly; A Novel of Horror
Anthony, Piers,
ISBN: 0688097057
William Morrow & Company, New York, 1990. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. author's note. Blue coloured endpapers. Black coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Slight shelf wear to the bottom edge and very minimal dust marks to the top paper edge. Some handling marks to the bottom paper edge. Photographic dustwrapper, showing a naked woman overlaid with thermal imaging, with gilt, red and white writing on the front panel and gilt and red on the spine. Very minimal crinkling to the dust wrapper edges. "To be stalked by the Firefly is to experience unimaginable lust. To die by the creature's touch is to endure the rapture of a lifetime.". This is the First USA Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 348 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Horror ; ISBN: 0688097057. ISBN/EAN: 9780688097059. Inventory No: 0101858. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0101858  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Here Lies Price
Price, Susan,
ISBN: 0571148042
Faber & Faber, London, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: P. J. Lynch -- Cover Art . First Edition. Black coloured boards with white titles on spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, by P. J. Lynch (wraparound), with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. 14 tales that are surprising, humourous or horrific. Shelf wear to the lower edges of the book. Browning to the paper edges and to the internal pages. Very minor rubbing to the head into the heel of the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 79, [1] pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: P. J. Lynch -- Cover Art . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Fiction -- Horror ; ISBN: 0571148042. ISBN/EAN: 9780571148042. Inventory No: 0102466. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0102466  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Night Shade: Gothic Tales by Women
Brownworth, Victoria A. and Redding, Judith M. -- Editors ,
ISBN: 1580050247
Seal Press , Seattle, 1999. First American Paperback
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First American Paperback. introduction by Victoria A. Brownwoth and about the contributors. Colour photographic cover, showing a young, pale looking, woman with her cheek against the root system of a tree, with white and purple coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. 17 Gothic tales by various American authors, including Barbara Wilson, Susanna Sturgis, Joyce Wagner and Roz Warren. Creasing to the book corners and there has been lifting of the laminate along the front fore edge of both the front and rear panel. Size: Large Format Paperback. [8], IX - XX [2] 3-280 pages [4], . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Fiction -- Horror ; ISBN: 1580050247. ISBN/EAN: 9781580050241. Inventory No: 0111102. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0111102  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Psychogeist
Davies, L. P.,
Doubleday, Garden City, New York, 1967. Book Club Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Harold Bruder -- Cover Art. Book Club Edition. 192pp., last blank. Black faux leather boards with white writing on the spine. Yellow coloured tint to top text block edge. Minor bumping and rubbing to the backstrip edges. Some marks along the front and back hinges. There is an erasure mark on the back paste down. Illustrated dustwrapper, by Harold Bruder, with the yellow and white writing on the front panel and the spine. Rubbing to the dustwrapper corners and there is chipping to the the head and to the heel of the spine, with some loss. Rubbing to the dustwrapper panels, particularly the back on and there is faint browning to be extreme edges of the dustwrapper edges. The remains of a price sticker is on the top right-hand corner of the front fold over. On the lower right-hand corner of the front fold over panel are the words "Book Club Edition". Three men from different regions of space and time are brought together when a peaceful village experiences violence and death. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Harold Bruder -- Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Horror ; Inventory No: 0101949. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0101949  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Samain
Atkins, Meg Elizabeth,
ISBN: 0304298476
Cassell, London, 1977. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Illustrator: Reg Cartwright -- Jacket. First Edition. X, 228 pages, in colour illustrated wraparound dust jacket. The top and front edges of the text block show browning and trivial spotting. "From the moment he walked through the summer stillness of early morning to take possession of the house his aunt had left him, Inspector Henry Beaumont knew that Marchstearn was no ordinary village, dominated as it was by an avenue of prehistoric stones and networked by the ancient mysterious track ways known as leys." And naturally the story happens just before October 31st -- Samain Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Reg Cartwright -- Jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Horror; ISBN: 0304298476. ISBN/EAN: 9780304298471. Inventory No: 0220903. Good
Price: $14.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0220903  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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St Peter's Wolf
Cadnun, Michael,
ISBN: 0881847283
Carroll & Graf Publishers, New York, 1991. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. 1/4 pale red cloth pine and 3/4 black boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing an outline of a wolfs' head, in red, against a black background, with gilt and red coloured titles on the front panel and spine. Welcome to the world of the werewolf -- " an enticing universe in which terror and ecstasy are transformed into freedom.". Very slight rubbing to the book corners. Minor rubbing to the dustwrapper corners and to the head and heel of the spine. This is the First USA Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 336 pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Horror ; ISBN: 0881847283. ISBN/EAN: 9780881847284. Inventory No: 0101913. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0101913  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Sum VII
Hard, T.W.,
ISBN: 0060117028
Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: James W. Brodale. First Edition. Bright blue coloured endpapers. Within the text they are black-and-white line drawings by James W. Brodale. 1/4 black cloth spine with silver coloured titles with 3/4 bright blue boards. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing Egyptian statue against a background of The Great Pyramids, with blue and white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A mummy is found in the Arabian desert and brought back to the United States. He is reanimated and "Sum VII's response to the 20th century set in motion a course of events that can only lead to violence and disaster." -- from the front fold over panel blurb. Shelf wear to the bottom and top book edges and very minor bumping to the head and to the heel of the spine. discolouration to the paper edges. On the free front endpaper there is a date written in the top right-hand corner, in ink. Dustwrapper corners are slightly rubbed and chipped and there is chipping to the head and to the heel of the spine. Some browning in discolouration to the top 0.25 " of the dustwrapper. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 185, [1] pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: James W. Brodale. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Horror ; Egypt ; ISBN: 0060117028. ISBN/EAN: 9780060117023. Inventory No: 0102324. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0102324  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Supping with Panthers
Holland, Tom,
ISBN: 0316876224
Little, Brown and Company, London, 1996. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Illustrated endpapers, being a map of the city of London. Blue coloured marbled boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Photographic dustwrapper, showing a photograph of St Paul's Cathedral, clouds and the moon and boats tied up as a montage, with gilt and red coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. ".... Tom Holland has once again meshed fact with fiction to create an exotically dark tale of terror and decadence. Vampires and immortals walk the streets of Victorian London and mingle with Oscar wild, Bram Stoker and Lord Byron himself in this brilliantly imaginative novel of passion and suspense, which unveils at last the truth which gave birth to Dracula.". -- from the front fold over panel blurb. Bumping to the head into the heel of the spine. Browning and discolouration to the paper edges. Crinkling to the top and bottom dustwrapper edges. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 424, last two pages blank.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Horror ; Vampires ; ISBN: 0316876224. ISBN/EAN: 9780316876223. Inventory No: 0102405. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0102405  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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