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SPIN THE DAWN. THE BLOOD OF STARS BOOK I.

by Lim, Elizabeth.

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2019
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9780525646990
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2019. 392 pp, plus exerpt from "Unravel the Dusk", 8 1/2" H. "On the fringes of the Great Spice Road, Maia Tamarin works as a seamstress in the shop of her father, once a tailor of renown. She dreams of becoming the greatest tailor in the land, but as a girl, the best she… Read more
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SECRET COUNTRY TRILOGY. 1. THE SECRET COUNTRY. 2. THE HIDDEN LAND. 3. THE WHIM OF THE DRAGON. 3 VOLUME SET.

by Dean, Pamela C.

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Published
1985
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Very Good-
ISBN
9780441757398
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New York: Ace / Firebird, 1985. 3 volumes set - 6 7/8" H. 1. The Secret Country - 293 pp, 1985 first Ace printing, ISBN 0441757391. "The Secret Country was full of wizards, witches, unicorns, a magic ring, the Dragon King . But then the Secret Country became real - the magic was real, the intrigue was real, the… Read more
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CALEB.

by Crew, Gary.

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Published
1996
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First Edition
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9781863742481
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Flinders Park, South Australia : Era, 1996. Unpaginated (approx. 45 pp.), small 4to (10 1/2" H). Wonderfully detailed full page b&w illustrations, every text page bordered by monochrome illustrations of insects. Young Caleb van Doorn is a genius, obsessed with insects. One day, he disappears and some think he may have been murdered - but his college roommate thinks… Read more
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THE NI'LACH SERIES VOLUMES 2, 3 & 4. 2. SHADOW SINGER. 3. BEYOND THE DRAAK'S TEETH. 3. SEEKING THE DREAM BROTHER. 3 BOOKS IN TOTAL.

by Bennett, Marcia J. (M.J.)

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Published
1984
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Very Good
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First Editions.
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9780345317766
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New York: Del Rey / Ballantine, 1984. The final three volumes of the Ni-lach series (quartet), 6 7/8" H. **Please note: this grouping does not include 'Where the Ni-Lach', the first volume in the series.** 2. Shadow Singer - 245 pp, 1984 first printing, ISBN 0345317769. "Humans have long shared the planet Ver-draak with the Ni-lach people -… Read more
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DUNGEON MASTER'S SCREEN. ADVANCED DUNGEONS & DRAGONS OFFICIAL GAME ACCESSORY. REF1. 9146.

by Advanced Dungeons & Dragons.

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Published
1985
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ISBN
3945454860600
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Lake Geneva, WI: TSR, 1985. 10 5/8" H - 2 three-fold card screens (Dungeon Master's Screen / Player's Reference Screen) in printed paper folder. "This all new edition of the ADVANCED DUNGEONS & DRAGONS Dungeon Master's Screen has been redesigned. Consisting of two durable cardstock screens, it places all those much used tables at your fingertips. One screen for… Read more
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New York: Bantam / Del Rey/Ballantine 4 volume set, 6 7/8" H. 1. Daggerspell - 461 pp, Bantam, 1993 revised edition, first printing, ISBN 0553565214. "Even as a young girl, Jill was a favorite of the magical, mysterious Wildfolk, who appeared to her from their invisible realm. Little did she know her extraordinary friends represented but a glimpse of… Read more
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TYLTYL. BEING THE STORY OF MAURICE MAETERLINCK'S PLAY, "THE BETROTHAL", TOLD FOR CHILDREN. (SEQUEL TO "THE BLUE BIRD".)

by Teixeira de Mattos, Alexander. (Maurice Maeterlinck.)

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Published
1920
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Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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New York: Dodd, Mead, 1920. 159 pp, 10 3/8" H. Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board, medium blue band and circular pictorial pastedown on front board. Pictorial endpapers, 8 tipped in colour plates with tissue guards bearing captions (including frontispiece) - all present, all clean and bright, without tears or creases. Contents: The… Read more
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THE ULTIMATE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF FANTASY: THE DEFINITIVE ILLUSTRATED GUIDE.

by Pringle, David, ed. Terry Pratchett, foreword.

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Published
1998
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9781858683737
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London: Carlton, 1998. 256 pp, 11 1/4" H. Colour and b&w photographs, reproductions. Contents: Foreword; Introduction; Types of Fantasy; Fantasy Cinema; Television Fantasy; Who's Who of Fantasy; A-Z of Fantasy Characters & Entities; Fantasy Games; Fantasy Worlds; Fantasy Magazines; Glossary; Index. "(A)n extensive survey of the whole genre." Book is Fine. Dust jacket has… Read more
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THE BARD'S TALE. VOLUMES 1-5 & 8. 1. CASTLE OF DECEPTION. 2. FORTRESS OF FROST AND FIRE. 3. PRISON OF SOULS. 4. THE CHAOS GATE. 5. THUNDER OF THE CAPTAINS. 8. CURSE OF THE BLACK HERON. 6 BOOKS IN TOTAL.

by Lackey, Mercedes; Sherman, Josepha; Emerson, Ru; Shepherd, Jack; Lisle, Holly; Allston, Aaron.

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Very Good
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First printings.
ISBN
9780671721251
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Riverdale, NY: Baen Six volumes of The Bard's Tale - volumes 1-5 & 8. 6 3/4" H. **Please Note: Escape from Roksamur & Wrath of the Princes are not included in this grouping.** 1. Castle of Deception, by Mercedes Lackey & Josepha Sherman, 266 pp + preview, 1992 1st printing, ISBN 0671721259. "When young Kevin became… Read more
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CHARACTER LAW & CAMPAIGN LAW. STOCK # RM 1300.

by Charlton, S. Coleman and Peter C. Fenlon.

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Published
1985
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Good
ISBN
9780915795031
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Iron Crown Enterprises, 1985. 103 pp, 11" H. B&w illustrations, tables, charts. "Character Law includes the unique trait development system that allows characters to increase their ability in any skill without absolute restrictions. Campaign Law includes handy reference material invaluable to any Gamesmaster running a campaign in a complex, living world.!" Section headings: Rolemaster (Introduction; Character Law; Arms… Read more
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image of 7 ASSORTED BOOKS BY ESTHER FRIESNER.  1. HERE BE DEMONS.  2. DEMON BLUES.  3. GNOME MAN'S LAND.  4. HARPY HIGH.  5. SPELLS OF MORTAL WEAVING.  6. THE WITCHWOOD CRADLE.  7. THE WATER KING'S LAUGHTER.

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New York: Ace / Avon Seven books by Esther Friesner - cormprising 3 incomplete sets - approx. 6 3/4" H. 1. Here Be Demons - 233 pp, Ace 1988 2nd printing, ISBN 0441327974. "Hell hates a failure, and the archdemon Atamar has just not been pulling his weight in the competitive world of bad deeds, rotten behavior, and… Read more
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image of SPELLSINGER SERIES.  VOLUMES 1-6 & 8.  1. SPELLSINGER. 2. THE HOUR OF THE GATE. 3. THE DAY OF DISSONANCE. 4. THE MOMENT OF THE MAGICIAN. 5. THE PATHS OF THE PERAMBULATOR. 6. THE TIME OF THE TRANSFERENCE. 8. CHORUS SKATING.  7 BOOKS IN TOTAL.

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New York: Warner Seven volumes of the "Spellsinger" series - 1-6, plus volume 8, 6 3/4" H. **Please note: volume 7 - "Son of Spellsinger" - is NOT included in this grouping.** 1. Spellsinger - 347 pp, 1983 4th printing, ISBN 0446903523. "The Wizard's World. It was where beasts walked and talked as men, armed with sword and… Read more
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Toronto / New York: Popular Library / Warner Four volume set - 6 3/4" H. 1. Greyfax Grimwald - 352 pp, Popular Library, Toronto, ISBN 0445085959. "Welcome to the Enchanted Twilight World of Atlanton Earth. You are invited to enter a universe unto itself - a vast realm of forest and river, mountain and cave, town and castle… Read more
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CLIVE BARKER'S BOOKS OF BLOOD VOLUME I and VOLUME II. (VOLUMES 1 & 2)

by Barker, Clive. Inscribed. Ramsey Campbell, Introduction to Book I.

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Published
1995
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Very Good+
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Reprints.
ISBN
9780751514353
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London: Warner, 1995. 2 volumes, 7" H. Both volumes are inscribed in black felt tip pen on title page: "To Chris / Best Wishes / Clive Barker". Volume I - 213 pp, 1995 reprint, ISBN 0751514357. "For Simon McNeal it had all begun as a game. A simple matter of faking a few ghostly noises and scribblings on… Read more
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RIP VAN WINKLE AND THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW.

by Irving, Washington. Introduction and notes by Blanche E. Weekes.

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Published
1928
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Philadelphia: John C. Winston, 1928. 106 pp, 8 1/4" H. Blue cloth with dark blue lettering on spine and front board, dark blue & orange decoration on front board. Pictorial endpapers, color frontispiece and 13 b&w illustrations (all present). Two of Washington Irving's most beloved stories, complete with an introduction and a glossary explaining some of the names, words… Read more
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London: Corgi First three volumes of the 'Rigante' series - 7" H. 1. Sword in the Storm - 478 pp, 1999, ISBN 0552142565. "Deep in the green mountain lands of the Rigante lies the settlement of Three Streams, whose people worship the gods of Air and Water, and the spirits of the Earth. Among them lives a boy whose… Read more
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BARDIC VOICES SERIES. FIRST FOUR BOOKS. 1. THE LARK AND THE WREN. 2. THE ROBIN & THE KESTREL. 2.5. A CAST OF CORBIES (BARDIC CHOICES). 3. THE EAGLE & THE NIGHTINGALES.

by Lackey, Mercedes (with Josepha Sherman on "A Cast of Corbies".)

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First Printiings
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9780671720995
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Riverdale, NY: Baen First four books of the 'Bardic Voices' series, 6 3/4" H. 1. The Lark and the Wren - 488 pp, 1992, ISBN 0671720996. "With the proper schooling young Rune would be one of the greatest bards her world has ever seen. Even if only she knows it. Unfortunately, the daughter of a tavern wench at the… Read more
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New York: Ace The first 4 books in the Night-Threads series - 6 7/8" H - all are first printings. 1. The Calling of the Three - 248 pp, 1990, ISBN 0441580858. "Magic bright and dark swept through the land of Zelharri, claiming the Duke's life in a pool of Hell-Light. Now his son Aletto and daughter Lialla fear… Read more
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INTO THE GREEN.

by de Lint, Charles. (Delint.)

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Published
1993
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First Edition
ISBN
9780312080877
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New York: TOR, 1993. 254 pp, 8 1/2" H.. "The harp was a gift from Jacky Lantern's fey kin, as was the music Angharad pulled from its strings. She used it in her journeys through the kingdoms of the Green Isles, to wake the Summerblood where it lay sleeping in folk who had never known they were witches. This… Read more
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GERMAN FAIRY TALES. NEW SERIES.

by Andersen, Hans Christian.

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Published
1871
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New York: Leavitt & Allen, 1871. 380 pp + 4 pp publisher's advertisements, 7 13/16" H. Purple cloth with gilt & black decoration on spine and front board, blind stamp on rear board, blue endpapers. 6 b&w plates, including tissue-covered frontispiece. The publisher has taken liberties in titling these works of the beloved Danish author "German Fairy… Read more
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