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The House of Souls

By: Arthur Machen

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Boston, 1906

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4646

Condition: Very Good


The House of Souls by Arthur Machen. Illustrated by Sidney Sime. Boston, Dana Ester & Company, 1906. First American edition. Pictorial gray cloth with cover design by Sime in black, gold and light green. Frontispiece also by Sime. Small previous owners signature to front paste-down, lite spot to read board and few small spots to tail of book block, some general wear to extremities with corners bumped and front hinge starting, very good condition. This is one of Sime's earliest appearance in books, having gained his start in magazines. Machan has been compared to a morose G. K. Chesterton…but... View more info

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Cosmic Engineers

By: Clifford D. Simak.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, 1950

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4648

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Cosmic Engineers by Clifford D. Simak. New York, Gnome Press, 1950, first edition. NF/VG. Slight spine lean and ends pushed a bit. Some wear to folds and jacket extremities. First state binding with blue boards with yellow lettering. Cosmic Engineers employed epic ideas, including a civilization of robots who were guardians of the universe, a girl scientist in suspended animation…another universe in collision with ours… (Sam Moskowitz, Seekers of Tomorrow. ) 100.00; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall View more info

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Carson of Venus

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $475.00

Publisher: Tarzana, 1939

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4647

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Carson of Venus by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzana, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. , 1939, first edition. Contains six inserted plates by John Coleman Burroughs. Publishers first state laminated jacket with trimmed corners on blue pebbled book with red lettering. Very lite wear to extremities of boards for near fine condition with corresponding lite wear to dust jacket and mild crease to front flap for near fine condition. This happy story has the most coherent, controlled, and consistently intelligent plot of the series. (Survey of Science Fiction Literature. ) 3,500 copies printed of the first edi... View more info

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Tarzan and the Ant Men

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4749

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. Tarzan and the Ant Men. London, Methuen & Co. LTD, 1952 reprint. VG+/VG+. General lite wear to jacket, two one inch tears to back panel. Price of 7s. 6d. Net to front flap. Lite wear and corners mildly bumped. Jacket retains the original first edition art by J. Allen St. John. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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The Eternal Lover.

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4750

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. The Eternal Lover. London, Methuen & Co. LTD, 1935 Third Edition (cheap Form. ) VG+/VG+, spine ends slightly pushed, some foxing to text block, mild wear to extremities of jacket, previous owners name to front fly, 3/6 net price sticker placed over original price of 2/6 net. Jacket retains the original first edition art by J. Allen St. John. Scarce in jacket. 150.00; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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The Cave Girl.

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4751

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. The Cave Girl. London, Methuen & Co. LTD, dated 1935 Fourth Edition (F'cap 8vo, Cheap Form) VG/VG. Book slightly cocked, some foxing to text block, spine ends of book and dust jacket pushed, general lite wear to jacket with 1" tear to lower left corner of front panel, few small tears to spine ends and back panel. Spine sun faded. Jacket retains the original first edition art by J. Allen St. John. Scarce in jacket. 150.00; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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The Gods of Mars

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4752

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. The Gods of Mars. Methuen & Co. LTD, 1935 Sixth edition. VG+/VG. Very slight lean to spine, mild foxing to text block, mild pushing to spine ends. General wear to jacket, some chipping to extremities, mainly to spine ends, some fading to spine, mild rubbing to front fold. Jacket retains the original first edition art by J. Allen St. John. 125.00; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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The Master Mind of Mars

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4753

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. The Master Mind Of Mars. London. Methuen & Co. LTD. 1952 reprint. NF/VG+. Very mild pushing to spine ends, minor browning to front and rear free end papers. Mild wear to jacket and light staining to verso of spine. Shows well. Dealers plate to front past-down for Foyles a Charing Cross London book shop. 100.00; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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A Princess of Mars.

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4754

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. A Princess Of Mars. London, Methuen & Co. LTD, dated 1930, later reprint 10th edition (cheap form. ) VG-/VG. Book slightly cocked, ffep missing, spine ends of book and dust jacket pushed, general lite wear to jacket. Jacket sports the original jacket art from the American first edition by F. Schoonover. 75.00; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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Tanar of Pellucidar.

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4770

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. Tanar of Pellucidar. London. Methuen & Co. LTD. 1940 Second edition. VG+/VG+. Slight pushing to spine ends, mild tape stains to front free endpaper and rear past-down. Small pieces of tape to verso of jacket, front flap clipped but price of 4s. Net still present. Jacket art was not the same as the American first edition but rather by G. P. Micklewright who apparently was a house artist for Methuen. 200.00; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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Tarzan and the Foreign Legion

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4771

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. Tarzan and the Foreign Legion. London, W. H. Allen, 1950 third impression. NF/VG+. Tape stains to first and last flys, mild pushing to spine ends, jacket is price clipped, mild staining to back panel and front flap, one inch closed tear to back panel. Dust jacket art by John Coleman Burroughs. Jacket states "First Publication in Britain." 100.00; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar.

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4772

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar. London. Methuen & Co. LTD. 1950 reprint. VG/VG-. Some pushing to spine ends, slight fading to spine. Chipping to extremities of jacket with a few small holes mainly at spine and flap folds. Jacket retains the original first edition art by J. Allen St. John. 85.00; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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Tarzan the Terrible

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4789

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. Tarzan the Terrible. London. Methuen & Co. LTD. Dated 1935 Fourth edition. NF/VG. Mild bumping to spine ends and corners, light foxing to text block. General wear to jacket, chipping to extremities, one inch tear to back panel, discoloration to spine. Dealers plate to front paste down shows that this book was originally bought in Cambridge. The twelfth book to appear by Burroughs originally published in 1921.100.00; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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Synthetic Men of Mars

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4790

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. Synthetic Men Of Mars. London. Methuen & Co. LTD. 1951 second edition. VG/VG-. Mild damp staining mainly evident to front board. Damp staining and moderate chipping to jacket. Jacket art was not the same as the American first edition but rather by G. P. Micklewright who apparently was a house artist for Methuen. Dealers plate to front past-down for Foyles a Charing Cross London book shop. 95.00; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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Pellucidar.

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. LTD:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4791

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Burroughs, Edgar Rice. Pellucidar. London, Methuen & Co. LTD, dated 1935, third edition. VG/VG. Foxing to text block edges, spine ends pushed, "V" shaped tear to upper right of jacket with corresponding dent to top board of book. Jacket retains the original first edition art by J. Allen St. John. 100.00; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info