Sunday, December 2, 2012

catalog updates

Okay, here are a few things I've managed to do catalog updates on since the last time I posted, way back when. I was holding off to try to get all the Doppelgängers finished up, but that pile swam away from me, while other things drifted in. I'm starting to work on some Scream Factory magazines now, so I thought I ought to publish these now:

ARGONAUT SCIENCE FICTION #18, fall/93, (strange journeys with Albert J. Manachino, Charles M. Saplak, Victor Gallis, Marge Simon; more), vg-f 3.00

---#20, sum/95, (Manachino, Jacob, Tiani, William John Watkins, etc.), 72-page stapled magazine, untrimmed, vg-f 4.00

DOPPELGANGER #1, 9/84, Richard Fawcett, (Cthulhu Mythos stories, poetry and art, including a new story by Weird Tales author Mary E. Counselman; Ronny P. Kaye [ed]), 60-page booklet, as new 10.00

---#2, 11/84, Richard Fawcett, (a second foray into the mystical, the deranged and the uncommon; Ronny P. Kaye [ed]), 60-page booklet, as new 6.00

---#3, 2/85, Richard Fawcett, (more of the different, including deadly damsels art by Mandana Parsazad and a music column; Ronny P. Kaye [ed]), 60-page booklet, as new 6.00

---#6, 2/86, Richard Fawcett, ('666' issue; stories of elemental forces, things Freudian and necrophilic, and people in a hole; John Benson [ed]), vg-f 6.00

Dell pb 14559 Drumm, D.B. (=John Shirley) TRAVELLER #2: Kingdom Come, 7/84, (PBO; In a postnuke wasteland, he's the only hero we've got!), g-vg $2; vg+ 3.50 (isbn: 0440145597)

Dell pb 14317 Finney, Jack INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS, 3rd(1/79), (movie tie), vg-f $3 (isbn: 0440143179)

Bantam 25541 Innes, Evan (=Zach Hughes) AMERICA 2040, 4/86, (PBO; 1st in series; the spirit of the pioneers lives on), vg+ 3.00 (isbn: 055325541X)

Bantam 26204 Innes, Evan (=Zach Hughes) AMERICA 2040 #3: City In the Mist, 4/87, (PBO; The majestic epic of America's conquest of space), review slip, vg-f 3.50 (isbn: 0553262041)

Lerner, Fred A BOOKMAN'S FANTASY: How Science Fiction Became Respectable, NESFA, 2/95, 1st edn, (24 essays by one of SF's premier essayists... with four introductions), new 11.95 (isbn: 091536865X)

Lovecraft, H.P. HISTORY OF THE NECRONOMICON, (Strange Co.), nd, (Wikipædia: "a short story written by H. P. Lovecraft in 1927, and published in 1938. It describes the fictional book the Necronomicon, a now-famous element used in several of his stories"), folded sheet (4 pages), vg 1.00

Lovecraft, H.P. LETTERS FROM NEW YORK, Night Shade ('05), 1st edn, (Lovecraft Letters #2; letters written by HPL between 1922-1926; Joshi & Schultz [eds]; Glossary of Names; Index; 332 pages), as new in dj 150.00 (isbn: 1892389371)

Lovecraft, H. P. POLARIS, (Strange Co.), nd, (Wikipedia: "a short story by H. P. Lovecraft, written in 1918 and first published in the December 1920 issue of the amateur journal The Philosopher. It is noteworthy as the story that introduces Lovecraft's fictional Pnakotic Manuscripts, the first of his arcane tomes."), folded sheet (4 pages), as new 1.00

Pocket pb 44952 Monteleone, Thomas F. NIGHT-TRAIN, 10/84, (PBO; A Novel of Horror; Under the subways' roar, out of the deep, wet caves, comes the fury from hell...), vg+ 4.00 (isbn: 0671449524)

Berkley 02380 Reed, Kit MISTER DA V. and Other Stories, 7/73, (The celebrated story of a brilliant man yanked out of his own time), fr-g (cover messed up by being stuck to another book, actual text and binding are vg++)  2.00 (isbn: 042502380X)

Tower 51556 Robinson, Eleanor THE SILVERLEAF SYNDROME, ('80), (The search for a lost boy becomes a bizarre encounter with biological horror!), g-vg (label residue on front cover) $2 (isbn: 0505515563)

Wandrei, Donald COLLECTED POEMS, Necronomicon, 3/88, 1st, (Howard Wandrei [illus]; Joshi [ed]), 91-page stapled booklet, vg+ 25.00

Ace pb 65125 Williamson, Jack THE PANDORA EFFECT, ('69), (PBO; stories; A box of wonders from lost eons and future worlds), vg (discrete price sticker on front cover) 3.00 (isbn: 0441651259)