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Castle Foam; or, The Heir of Meerschaum. A Russian Story., French (H.W.)
121 French (H.W.) Castle Foam; or, The Heir of Meerschaum. A Russian Story.
Boston: Lee and Shepard/NY: Dillingham, 1880. First edition. cat40a 
Blue decorative cloth designed and lettered in black and gilt. Brown coated end papers. Ownership sticker on inner front cover, glue repair to inner front hinge, some wear to tips and spine extremities, a bright very good copy in general. Wright III: 2050. An owner's note in the front suggests that this novel concerns witchcraft, but a quick scan does not reveal any such content - it looks to be primarily a novel of historical adventure. 
Price: 100.00 CAD
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The Machine that Thought. By William Callahan., Gallun (Raymond Z.) [writing as: William Callahan]
122 Gallun (Raymond Z.) [writing as: William Callahan] The Machine that Thought. By William Callahan.
NY: Columbia Publications, [ca.1942]. First edition. cat40a 
24pp. Original stapled white wrappers, designed and lettered in black. Published as Science Fiction Classics No. 3. Some dust soiling, small ink bookstore stamp on back cover, but a nice copy. Pictorial cover and one illustration. 
Price: 25.00 CAD
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Harilek. A Romance of Modern Central Asia., GANPAT [pseudonym of Martin L. Gompertz]
123 GANPAT [pseudonym of Martin L. Gompertz] Harilek. A Romance of Modern Central Asia.
Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1924. Fifth Impression. cat40a 
Red cloth stamped in blind, lettered in gilt. A bright and attractive copy. A supernatural lost-race novel, of a people descended from the Ancient Norsemen, living in a valley in Asia. 
Price: 35.00 CAD
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Down-Bound Train., Garnett (Bill)
124 Garnett (Bill) Down-Bound Train.

London: Hale, (1973). First edition. Black boards, spine lettered in silver. Upper edge a bit dusty, basically a fine copy in a lightly used dust jacket, some rubbing at folds and tips; the red spine lettering on the jacket is faded somewhat. A hard book to find in decent condition. 
Price: 60.00 CAD
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The Twilight of the Gods and Other Tales., Garnett (Richard))
125 Garnett (Richard)) The Twilight of the Gods and Other Tales.
London: Unwin, 1888. First edition. cat40a 
Blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, front cover lettering rear cover monogram in black. Floral patterned end papers. Two publisher's catalogues at rear; one of six pages, undated, and another of 24 pages, dated 1891. Thus, this is a later binding, ca.1891. Some rubbing to spine, lettering a bit faded, generally a clean very good copy, the inner hinges not cracked. Bleiler: Guide to Supernatural Fiction, 675, wherein he praises this collection highly. 
Price: 90.00 CAD
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Aurilly, The Virgin Isle., Garrett (Charles W.)
126 Garrett (Charles W.) Aurilly, The Virgin Isle.
cat40a 
Boston: Christopher, (1923). First edition. Dark green cloth lettered in gilt. Frontispiece. Some marking of spine and lower rear hinge, a clean very good copy generally. A descriptive leaf from the publisher, about the book, is laid in at page 9, and has caused yellowing of the adjacent pages. SF novel in which a meteorite strikes the Earth, causing a new island to rise. Bleiler: Science-Fiction: The Early Years: 854. 
Price: 45.00 CAD
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The New Gulliver., Garrison (Wendell Phillips)
127 Garrison (Wendell Phillips) The New Gulliver.
cat40a 
Jamaica, NY: Marion Press, 1898. Second Issue. Quarter horsehide, blue boards, gilt leather spine label. Illustrated title page, printed in black & red. Some faint marks on boards, scattered foxing, otherwise fine. 300 copies were prepared thus, of a total editio of 420. Satirical fantasy in which an American is wrecked on the island of the Houyhnhnms. 
Price: 60.00 CAD
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Stories by Theophile Gautier. Translated by Lafcadio Hearn., Gautier (Theophile)
128 Gautier (Theophile) Stories by Theophile Gautier. Translated by Lafcadio Hearn.
cat40a 
NY: Dutton, 1908. First American edition of this collection, utilizing the sheets of the UK edition. Orange cloth designed and lettered in black. Frontispiece. Issued as a volume in the series: The World's Storytellers", edited by Arthur Ransome. Contains the stories: CLARIMONDE, THE MUMMY'S FOOT, KING CANDAULES. Clarimonde is a superior vampire story. A clean, attractive copy. The English translation first appeared in 1882. 
Price: 45.00 CAD
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The Prisoner of the Pyramid., Gerard (Francis)
129 Gerard (Francis) The Prisoner of the Pyramid.
London: Macdonald, (1948). First edition. cat40a 
Blue-green cloth, spine ruled in red and lettered in black. Very faded at spine and edges, ex-library copy with ink stamps, card in the rear, etc. Fantastic adventure with lost-race content; "An Aztec prince carrying the treasure of Montezuma into hiding in the year 1521... ". 
Price: 25.00 CAD
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The Prince of Destiny. The New Krishna., Ghosh (Sarath Kumar)
130 Ghosh (Sarath Kumar) The Prince of Destiny. The New Krishna.
cat40a 
London: Rebman, 1909. First edition. Purple cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Frontispiece portrait of the author. 630pp. plus one leaf of ads at the rear. Title page printed in red & black. Some rubbing of cloth, the spine a bit faded, a very good copy. A long novel concerning the British in India, and involving reincarnation. The poet Francis Thompson appears in the novel as a character. WorldCat describes a copy having an erratum slip between pages 406/407 (not present here); there is also a 1910 printing by Rebman. 
Price: 50.00 CAD
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131 Gibson (William) Mona Lisa Overdrive.

NY, etc.: Bantam, (1988). First edition, advance reading copy. Pictorial wrappers. Some faint edge wear, a fine copy. 
Price: 50.00 CAD
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Angel Island. With Two Illustrations by John Rae., Gillmore (Inez Haynes)
132 Gillmore (Inez Haynes) Angel Island. With Two Illustrations by John Rae.
cat40a 
NY: Henry Holt, 1914. First edition. [352]pp. + 10pp. ads at rear. Blue cloth designed and lettered in white. Frontispiece in color, and one double-page plate by John Rae. Internally a decent copy, with only light soiling to a couple of pages, but the binding is very rubbed and quite soiled. The white lettering and design is virtually all gone, and the cloth is grubby. So, not a great copy, but a scarce book these days. Shipwrecked men on an unknown island discover a race of winged women. Reginald 05998. Bleiler, Science Fiction: The Early Years: 892. Reprinted in 1988, with an into by Ursula K. Leguin. 
Price: 50.00 CAD
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Angel Island. With Two Illustrations by John Rae., Gillmore (Inez Haynes)
133 Gillmore (Inez Haynes) Angel Island. With Two Illustrations by John Rae.
NY: Henry Holt, 1914. First edition. First cat40a 
[352]pp. + 10pp. ads at rear. Blue cloth, front cover stamped in blind and lettered in white, spine lettered in white. Frontispiece in color, and one double-page plate by John Rae. Very light chipping to white lettering on spine, light edge wear, quite a clean very good copy, better than usual for this fragile book, which typically has its white lettering mostly eradicated. Shipwrecked men on an unknown island discover a race of winged women. Reginald 05998. Bleiler, Science Fiction: The Early Years: 892. A re-issue was published in 1988, with an intro by Ursula K. Leguin. 
Price: 275.00 CAD
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Burning Sands., Glossop (Reginald)
134 Glossop (Reginald) Burning Sands.
cat40a 
Marseille, France: "Studies" Publications, (1928). First edition. Brown cloth, spine and front cover lettered in dark brown. Wear to tips, inner hinges glued, a bit of soiling to front cover, a very good copy. Fantastic tale, dealing with a lost race in a city in Africa. Not common. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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The Rejuvenation of Miss Semaphore. A Farcial Novel., Godfrey (Hal)
135 Godfrey (Hal) The Rejuvenation of Miss Semaphore. A Farcial Novel.
London: Jarrolds, 1897. Seventh Edition. cat40a 
Green decorative cloth designed in red, white, gilt and black. Tan end papers. End papers browned, light edge wear, but quite an attractive copy. Humorous novel of a woman changed into a baby, and later rejuvenated. 
Price: 45.00 CAD
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The Sword Swallower., Goulart (Ron)
136 Goulart (Ron) The Sword Swallower.
NY: Doubleday, 1968. First edition. 
Light green cloth, spine lettered in blue. A nice clean copy in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by Goulart on the front fly leaf, dated 1975, with a cute drawing by Goulart as part of the inscription. Anatomy of Wonder: 3-350 (1981). The author's first SF book. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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The Better Yarn. Being some Chronicles of the Merrythought Club. Retold by Arthur Greening. Character Sketches by Clive Gardiner. Frontispiece, &c. by Albert Lock., Greening (Arthur)
137 Greening (Arthur) The Better Yarn. Being some Chronicles of the Merrythought Club. Retold by Arthur Greening. Character Sketches by Clive Gardiner. Frontispiece, &c. by Albert Lock.
London: Jarrolds, (1919). 
First edition. Blue boards stamped in blind, spine and front cover lettered in black, Fry's Cocoa symbol stamped on rear cover. Small repair to head of spine, paper browned, a clean very good copy in a slightly worn pictorial dust jacket, wear along folds, and splitting along folds internally repaired with clear tape. Quite an attractive copy. Short jokes and tales told at an inn, some told by the ghosts of monks from the ancient monastery upon which the inn is built. At least two bindings exist, as described by George Locke in Spectrum of Fantasy III. This is identical to his variety (a), save for the Fry's Cocoa ad on the back and the front cover decorations being in blind, while in his copy they are in black. It sounds like Locke's binding (b), buff cloth lettered in red & black, is likely the primary binding. Not so common in the dust jacket. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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Briton or Boer? A Tale of the Fight For Africa.  Illustrated by E.F. Sherie., Griffith (George)
138 Griffith (George) Briton or Boer? A Tale of the Fight For Africa. Illustrated by E.F. Sherie.
cat40a 
London: F.V. White, 1897. First edition. Burgundy cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt, publisher's device in blind on rear cover. Frontispiece & 5 inserted plates. Ads at rear dated January 1897, comprising pages 297-304. Shelf wear to lower edge, ownership signature in front, inner hinges cracking somewhat, some foxing to title and a few other leaves; a bright, very good copy in general. A future war novel forecasting the Boer war. Locke: Spectrum of Fantasy: page 97 (describing the second edition). Suvin: Victorian Science Fiction in the UK: page 67. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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Gambles With Destiny., Griffith (George)
139 Griffith (George) Gambles With Destiny.
cat40a 
London: White, 1899. First edition. Brown cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt. Publisher's device in blind on rear cover. 16 page publishers catalog at rear. A bit of shelf wear to spine ends and tips, cloth a bit mottled, pages browning a bit at edges, but in general a bright, very good copy. A collection of five stories, four are SF. Bleiler, SF THE EARLY YEARS: 935. 
Price: 150.00 CAD
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Olga Romanoff or The Syren of the Skies. A Sequel to "The Angel of the Revolution"., Griffith (George)
140 Griffith (George) Olga Romanoff or The Syren of the Skies. A Sequel to "The Angel of the Revolution".
cat40a 
London: Tower, 1894. First edition. Large format. Gold pictorial cloth, front cover designed and lettered in black & dark blue, spine designed and lettered in gilt. Frontispiece by Hope. Large area of discoloration on spine, affecting title and author's name, otherwise a very nice copy, the front cover looks great. The sequel to "The Angel of the Revolution", set hundreds of years in the future. Communication with Mars, world devastation, super science. 
Price: 125.00 CAD
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