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Four novels: Every dead thing, Dark hollow, The killing kind, The white road

by Connolly, John

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1999
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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£103.30

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Hodder & Stoughton. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1999. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Set of four novels. All are first printings of the first edition in fine condition in unclipped dustjackets, and 'Every' and 'Dark' are both signed by the author on the title page. Heavy books, usual postage rates inapplicable to some overseas destinations.; Signed… Read more
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Best tales of terror

by Crispin, Edmund

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1962
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£11.62

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Faber and Faber. Good with no dust jacket. 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in faded and marked mauve cloth with silver titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners and spine ends, no inscriptions. 256 pages .
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Black magic

by Bowen, Marjorie

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1922
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£51.65

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Chapman & Dodd. Fair with no dust jacket. 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback bound in worn pictorial boards,spine sunned, front board pulled but holding cloth with gilt titles, pages tanned, name on front endpaper. 252 pages. In the Abbey Library series, undated but Copac gives 1922 .
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Victorian ghost stories: an Oxford anthology

by Cox, Michael & Gilbert, R. A.

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780192829993
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£6.46

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Oxford: Oxford University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1992. Reprint. Softcover. 0192829998 . Clean and tightly bound paperback, spine lightly creased, card covers rubbed at edges, no inscriptions. 498 pages, bibliography .
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Oboler omnibus: radio plays and personalities

by Oboler, Arch

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1971
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
Reprint
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£12.91

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U.S.A: Leisure Books, Inc.. Good with no dust jacket. 1971. Reprint. Softcover. Clean and tightly bound paperback, spine lightly creased, card covers rubbed at edges, pages age tanned, no inscriptions. 256 pages .
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Thirteen famous ghost stories

by Underwood, Peter

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780460007498
Item Price
£32.28

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J. M. Dent & Sons. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. 0460007491 . Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, has the usual age-toning to the pages, in an unclipped dustjacket which has faded from turquoise to blue at the spine and has a short closed edge tear. Appears… Read more
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Ghost stories

by Hampden, John (ed.)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£10.33

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J. M. Dent & Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with gilt titles, cloth is a little faded at the spine, no inscriptions. xviii + 366 pages. Includes stories by Poe, Dickens, le Fanu, Blackwood, Dunsany, James and E. F. Bozman, among others. First publication… Read more
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The fire spirits

by Busson, Paul

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
New edition
ISBN
9781605438269
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£12.91

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U.S.A: Ramble House. Fine. 2015. New edition. Softcover. 160543826X . Clean and tightly bound paperback, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. 278 pages + adverts, introduction by John Pelan .
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Tales of the grotesque: a collection of uneasy tales

by Lewis, L. A.

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
New edition
ISBN
9780957296206
Item Price
£9.04

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Birmingham: Shadow Publishing. Fine. 2014. New edition. Softcover. 0957296207 . Clean and tightly bound paperback, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, as new. viii + 174 pages, introduction by Richard Dalby .
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£9.04
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The other worlds. 25 modern stories of mystery and imagination

by Stong, Phil (ed)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1942
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£11.62

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U.S.A: Garden City Publishing Co., Inc.. Good with no dust jacket. 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in brown cloth with black titles, cloth is worn at corners, no inscriptions. viii + 466 pages, foreword & notes by the editor. An anthology of ghost & horror stories which includes Murray Leinster, Theodore Sturgeon, H. P.… Read more
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The Boris Karloff horror anthology

by Karloff, Boris (ed)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£25.82

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Souvenir Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with an inscription on the front endpaper, in a bright priceclipped dustjacket which is chipped at the corners, but with no great loss. 190 pages with 12 short stories, authors include August Derleth, Evan Hunter, Roald Dahl, Robert… Read more
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Upon the midnight: an anthology of ghost and horror stories

by Bull, R. C. (ed.)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£10.33

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Macdonald & Co. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. Very clean hardback book with no inscriptions, tightly bound in black cloth with silver-gilt titles. 288 pages, bibliography. Authors include William Hope Hodgson, Graham Greene, Arnold Bennett, John Moore and H. de Vere Stacpoole .
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Over the edge: new stories of the macabre

by Derleth, August (ed.)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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£12.91

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U.S.A: Arkham House. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1964. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very clean hardback book with initials & date on the endpaper else no inscriptions, tightly bound in black cloth with gilt titles. [vi] + 298 pages. 18 new short stories with a horror theme, by the likes of H. Russell Wakefield, H.… Read more
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The supernatural reader

by Conklin, Groff and Lucy (eds.)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£10.33

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Cassell & Co. Ltd. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is chipped at the corners, but with no great loss. 350 pages with 27 short stories, authors include Ray Bradbury, M. R. James, F. Marion Crawford, Richard… Read more
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£10.33
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Five Victorian ghost novels

by Bleiler, Everett F. (ed.)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780486225586
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£12.91

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U.S.A: Dover Publications Inc.. Very Good. 1971. First Edition. Softcover. 0486225585 . Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. xiv + 422 pages, introduction by the editor .
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Spine chillers: an anthology of mystery and horror

by Lee, Elizabeth (ed.)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
Reprint
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£10.33

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Elek Books. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1961. Reprint. Hardcover. Clean hardback book with a neat name/date on the endpaper, else no inscriptions, tightly bound in blue cloth, a little dulled at the spine. 528 pages. 40 short stories with a horror theme, by the likes of Oliver Onions, M. R. James, Algernon Blackwood, H. P.… Read more
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Thin air: an anthology of ghost stories

by Jenkins, Alan C. (ed.)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
Reprint; Second Printing
Item Price
£10.33

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Blackie. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1966. Reprint; Second Printing. Hardcover. Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with a prize plate on the endpaper, no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is creased, & chipped at the corners but with no significant loss. 510 pages, preface by the editor. 30 short stories with a… Read more
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The midnight reader

by Stern, Philip van Doren (ed.)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
Reprint; Second Printing
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£10.33

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Bodley Head. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1949. Reprint; Second Printing. Hardcover. Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with a neat name on the endpaper, else no inscriptions, in a priceclipped dustjacket which is faded at the spine. 510 pages, preface by the editor. 15 short stories with a horror theme, by the likes of… Read more
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The moonlight traveller

by Stern, Philip van Doren (ed.)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1949
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£12.91

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Bodley Head. Good with no dust jacket. 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with silver-gilt titles, cloth is worn at corners and has colour loss at edges, no inscriptions. 478 pages, preface by the editor. 21 short stories with a fantasy theme, by the likes of E. M. Forster, A. E. Coppard,… Read more
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Breakdown

by Hammett, Dashiell (ed)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1968
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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£6.46

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New English Library. Good. 1968. First Edition Thus. Softcover. Clean and tightly bound paperback, spine creased, card covers rubbed, pages age tanned, no inscriptions. 128 pages .
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