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GASTEROPODA AND CEPHALOPODA OF THE RARITAN CLAYS AND GREENSAND MARLS OF NEW JERSEY; MONOGRAPHS OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, VOLUME XVII
GASTEROPODA AND CEPHALOPODA OF THE RARITAN CLAYS AND GREENSAND MARLS OF NEW JERSEY; MONOGRAPHS OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, VOLUME XVII
Whitfield, Robert Parr
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1892.

Descriptions and illustrations of the Gasteropodan and Cephalopoda of the Greensand Marls and accompanying beds of New Jersey, which forms a second part of the report on the fossil remains of the State. 402 pages with index and all 50 plates present. Bound in original brown cloth. Front and rear hinges and head of spine ends professionally repaired. Library stamp on the title page and call number on the spine. No other library markings, pockets or plates were ever present. A very good copy.


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CAMBRIAN BRACHIOPODA; PART II - PLATES; MONOGRAPHS OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, VOLUME LI
CAMBRIAN BRACHIOPODA; PART II - PLATES; MONOGRAPHS OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, VOLUME LI
Walcott, Charles D.
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1912.

363 pages with index and all 104 plates present. Bound in original brown cloth. Previous owner's stamp on the front free endpaper. Front and rear hinges and head of spine professionally repaired. A very good copy.


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THE PLEISTOCENE OF INDIANA AND MICHIGAN AND THE HISTORY OF THE GREAT LAKES; MONOGRAPHS OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, VOLUME LIII
THE PLEISTOCENE OF INDIANA AND MICHIGAN AND THE HISTORY OF THE GREAT LAKES; MONOGRAPHS OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, VOLUME LIII
Leverett, Frank, and Frank B. Taylor
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1915.

This monograph describes the glacial features and the great glacial lakes of a district in Indiana and Michigan lying between the areas covered by Monographs XXXVII and XLI. The pricipal subject of discussion is the Wisconsin drift of the Saginaw lobe and the neighboring portions of the Lake Michigan and Huron-Erie lobes. 529 pages with maps, figures, insert plates and index plus the required eight folded map plates in the rear pocket. Bound in original brown cloth. Previous owner's name mark out on the front free endpaper. Front hinge and spine ends professionally repaired. A very good copy.


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TYRANT OF TIME
TYRANT OF TIME
Eshbach, Lloyd Arthur
Reading, PA: Fantasy Press, 1955.

First binding. Collects 9 stories. Mild foxing to endpapers. Near fine in very good dust jacket with lettering faded on spine panel and mild foxing along edges and spine panel.


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ALMURIC
ALMURIC
Howard, Robert E.
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1975.

A fine and bright copy in dust jacket.


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ALMURIC
ALMURIC
Howard, Robert E.
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1975.

A fine and bright copy in dust jacket with light rubbing.


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ANCIENT SHORES
ANCIENT SHORES
McDevitt, Jack
New York: HarperPrism/Harper Prism, 1996.

Jacket illustration by Jim Burns. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. An as new unread copy.


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THE HOUSE OF THE WOLF
THE HOUSE OF THE WOLF
Copper, Basil
Sauk City, WI: Arkham House: Publisher, 1983.

3578 copies printed. Joshi; Sixty Years of Arkham House 158. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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HORRORSTORY: VOLUME FIVE
HORRORSTORY: VOLUME FIVE
Wagner, Karl Edward, editor
Novato, CA: Underwood/Miller, 1989.

Number 214 of 350 numbered copies signed by Wagner and a majority of the contributing authors. Collects from the original DAW paperbacks, Year's Best Horror Stories XIII, XIV, XV, all 55 stories by Joe Lansdale, Dennis Etchison, Robert Bloch, Stephen King, Brian Lumley, Ramsey Campbell, Tanith Lee and many others. Bound in red leather. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket with as new folding tray case.


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THE QUATERMASS EXPERIMENT
THE QUATERMASS EXPERIMENT
Kneale, Nigel
London: Arrow Books Ltd., 1979.

Photoplay of the classic BBC six part television series from 1963. Includes 8 pages of black and white scenes from the series, plus cast. A near fine, bright, very attractive, gently read copy.


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THE IRON MAN & OTHER TALES OF THE RING
THE IRON MAN & OTHER TALES OF THE RING
Howard, Robert E.
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1976.

Collects three of Howards best boxing stories, "The Iron Man," "They Always Come Back" and "Fists of the Desert." Also included, apparently in incomplete form, is the article "Men of Iron," which reveals the author's real-life models for his fictional iron men. 1600 copies printed. Small bump to rear bottom corner else fine in fine dust jacket with corresponding bump and light rub.


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THE IRON MAN & OTHER TALES OF THE RING
THE IRON MAN & OTHER TALES OF THE RING
Howard, Robert E.
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1976.

Collects three of Howards best boxing stories, "The Iron Man," "They Always Come Back" and "Fists of the Desert." Also included, apparently in incomplete form, is the article "Men of Iron," which reveals the author's real-life models for his fictional iron men. 1600 copies printed. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket with small area of light rubbing to the front panel.


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POLYPHEMUS
POLYPHEMUS
Shea, Michael
Sauk City, WI: Arkham House; Publisher, 1987.

Collects seven stories. Forward by Algis Budrys. Tiny brown spot at the top of the text block. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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THE RED PERI
THE RED PERI
Weinbaum, Stanley G.
Reading, PA: Fantasy Press, 1952.

Number 118 of 300 copies numbered on special tipped-in limitation page. Very light mottling on rear cover, else fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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THE RED PERI
THE RED PERI
Weinbaum, Stanley G.
Reading, PA: Fantasy Press, 1952.

Light toning to the edges of the text block. Fine in near fine, bright dust jacket with two small tears and crease along lower edge of the front panel.


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RAPTURE
RAPTURE
Tessier, Thomas
New York: Atheneum/Macmillan Publishing Co., 1987.

Inscribed by Tessier on the title page, "For Brown, With best regards. Thomas Tessier, 5 March '88." A few tiny spots of foxing along the upper edge of the text block, else fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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RAPTURE
RAPTURE
Tessier, Thomas
New York: Atheneum/Macmillan Publishing Co., 1987.

Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. An as new, unread copy.


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THE REVENGE OF DRACULA
THE REVENGE OF DRACULA
Tremayne, Peter
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1978.

Limited to 1250 copies, signed by Tremayne and Green on special limitation page. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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THE REVENGE OF DRACULA
THE REVENGE OF DRACULA
Tremayne, Peter
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1978.

Limited to 1250 copies, signed by Tremayne and Green on special limitation page. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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MUCHO MOJO
MUCHO MOJO
Lansdale, Joe R.
New York: Mysterious Press, 1994.

Signed by the Lansdale on the title page. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. An as new unread copy.


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TEXFAKE; AN ACCOUNT OF THE THEFT AND FORGERY OF EARLY TEXAS PRINTED DOCUMENTS
TEXFAKE; AN ACCOUNT OF THE THEFT AND FORGERY OF EARLY TEXAS PRINTED DOCUMENTS
Taylor, W. Thomas
Austin, TX: W. Thomas Taylor, 1991.

A demonstration on how a large and not expecially expert batch of Texas forgeries reather easily filtered into. and then fooded, the market. 158 pages with examples of forgeries, bibliography and index. Bound in quarter brown cloth over printed paper covered boards. A fine copy, issued without a dust jacket.


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THE CRETACEOUS FLORA OF SOUTHERN NEW YORK AND NEW ENGLAND; MONOGRAPHS OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, VOLUME L
THE CRETACEOUS FLORA OF SOUTHERN NEW YORK AND NEW ENGLAND; MONOGRAPHS OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, VOLUME L
Hollick, Arthur
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1906.

219 pages with 40 plates and index. Bound in original brown cloth. Front hinge professionally repaired, else a very good copy.


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THE PORTABLE ENGINE; ITS CONSTRUCTION AND MANAGEMENT. A PRCTICAL MANUAL FOR OWNERS AND USERS OF STEAM ENGINE GENERALLY
THE PORTABLE ENGINE; ITS CONSTRUCTION AND MANAGEMENT. A PRCTICAL MANUAL FOR OWNERS AND USERS OF STEAM ENGINE GENERALLY
Wansbrough, William Dyson
London: Crosby Lockwood and Co., 1887.

The early history and construction of the steam engine. 166 pages with two foldout plates, 90 illustrations and index, plus 70 pages of ads in the rear. Bound in original brown cloth with beveled edges and lettering and rule on the front cover stamped in black and in gilt on the spine. Ex-library with call numbers on spine, library plate on the front paste-down endpaper, library stamp and perforation on the title page. Interior hinges professionally repaired. A solid, very good copy.


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EOCENE AND OLIGOCENE FORAMINIFERA FROM THE SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAINS, CALIFORNIA: UNIVERSITY OF  CALIFORNIA PUBLICATIONS IN GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES, VOLUME 81
EOCENE AND OLIGOCENE FORAMINIFERA FROM THE SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAINS, CALIFORNIA: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PUBLICATIONS IN GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES, VOLUME 81
Fairchild, W.W., P.R. Wesendunk, and D.W. Weaver
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1969.

91 pages with three foldout figures bound in, figure four in the rear pocket, plus 25 photographic plates. Spine taped. A very good plus copy.


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HEAVY WEATHER
HEAVY WEATHER
Sterling, Bruce
New York: Bantam Books/Spectra, 1994.

Signed by Sterling on the title page and dated by him, "October, -1994-" A few very light and tiny tan spots to the text block edges, else fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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THE LEGACY OF HEOROT
THE LEGACY OF HEOROT
Niven, Larry, Jerry Pournelle and Steven Barnes
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1987.

Signed by Niven, Pournelle and Barnes on the title page. Remainder mark on the bottom of the text block, else fine in fine and bright dust jacket. Seldom found signed by all three of the co-authors.


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THE FIRST BOOK OF SWORDS
THE FIRST BOOK OF SWORDS
Saberhagen, Fred
London: Macdonald & Co., 1986.

Signed by Saberhagen on the title page. Only a hint of toning to the pages. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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THE FIRST BOOK OF SWORDS
THE FIRST BOOK OF SWORDS
Saberhagen, Fred
London: Macdonald & Co., 1986.

Only a hint of toning to the pages. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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DEATH ARMS
DEATH ARMS
Jeter, K.W.
Bath, UK: Morrigan Publications, 1987.

Number 138 of 250 numbered copies signed by Jeter. Third book in a trilogy preceded by DR. ADDER and THE GLASS HAMMER. Includes a 15 page afterword by the author bound in which does not appear in the trade issue. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. An as new, unread copy.


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THE VALIS TRILOGY; VALIS; THE DIVINE INVASION; THE TRANSMIGRATION OF TIMOTHY ARCHER
THE VALIS TRILOGY; VALIS; THE DIVINE INVASION; THE TRANSMIGRATION OF TIMOTHY ARCHER
Dick, Philip K.
New York: Book-of-the-Month Club, 1990.

Collects the three Valis novels. Barron; Anatomy of Wonder 4, 4-141. Fine in near fine, bright dust jacket.


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PHASES OF GRAVITY
PHASES OF GRAVITY
Simmons, Dan
London: Headline Book Publishing, 1990.

Number 242 of 250 numbered copies signed by Simmons on special limitation page. Bound in full leather. Fine, issued without dust jacket, in a fine example of the publisher's slipcase.


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PHASES OF GRAVITY
PHASES OF GRAVITY
Simmons, Dan
London: Headline Book Publishing, 1990.

Number 164 of 250 numbered copies signed by Simmons on special limitation page. Bound in full leather. Fine, issued without dust jacket, in a fine example of the publisher's slipcase.


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GONE SOUTH
GONE SOUTH
McCammon, Robert R.
New York: Pocket Books, 1992.

Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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THE JOINT NASA/GEOSAT TEST CASE PROJECT FINAL REPORT, PART 2, VOLUMES I & II; PART 3, PLATES
THE JOINT NASA/GEOSAT TEST CASE PROJECT FINAL REPORT, PART 2, VOLUMES I & II; PART 3, PLATES
Paley, Helen N., editor. Michael J. Abrams, James E. Conel, Harold R. Lang
Tulsa, OK: American Association of Petroleum Geologists/AAPG, 1985.

The purpose of the project was to evaluate the geologic utility of state-of-the-art remote sensing techniques. NASA's overall goal was to obtain greater insight into the capabilities and limitations of remote sensing technology for geolgical mapping. Industry's [Geosat] goal was to obtain greater insight into the potential usefulness of remote sensing technology for resource evaluation. Volumes I & II feature many statalite color photographic plates, maps, tables, figures, charts and references. Part 3, card slipcase with all thirteen folded plates and wavelength sheet present. Books bound in dark blue cloth with lettering in gilt. All are housed within the near fine original slipcase with tiny split to one corner.


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WORSE THINGS WAITING
WORSE THINGS WAITING
Wellman, Manly Wade
Chapel Hill, NC: Carcosa, 1973.

Collects 29 stories plus numerous outstanding illustrations by Coye. "A truly superb collection of weird tales by a master storyteller." Chalker & Owings, The Science-Fantasy Publishers, pg 87. Light bump to one corner. Fine in near fine, bright dust jacket with tiny snag to spine panel and tiny closed tear. A handsome copy.


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DOWNBELOW STATION
DOWNBELOW STATION
Cherryh, C.J.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1986.

Hugo Award winner, 1981. Frontis by Vincent DeFate. Interoduction by Donald A. Wallheim. Prospectus laid in. Bound in full red leather with raised bands and lettering, border and illustration in gilt. A very fine and bright copy, issued without dust jacket.


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DOWNBELOW STATION
DOWNBELOW STATION
Cherryh, C.J.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1986.

Hugo Award winner, 1981. Frontis by Vincent DeFate. Interoduction by Donald A. Wallheim. Prospectus laid in. Bound in full red leather with raised bands and lettering, border and illustration in gilt. A fine and bright copy, issued without dust jacket.


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DAWN
DAWN
Butler, Octavia
New York: Warner Books, 1987.

Signed by Butler on the title page. Barron; Anatomy of Wonder 4, *4-85. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. An as new, unread copy.


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PHILIP K DICK: WRITERS OF THE 21ST CENTURY SERIES
PHILIP K DICK: WRITERS OF THE 21ST CENTURY SERIES
Olander, Joseph D., and Martin Greenberg, editors (Philip K. Dick)
New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1978.

Part of the Writers of the 21st Century Series. Collects eleven essays on the writings of Philip K. Dick, including one written by Dick. 256 pages with index and bibliography. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. An as new unread copy.


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THE ARABIAN NIGHTMARE
THE ARABIAN NIGHTMARE
Irwin, Robert
London: Viking, 1987.

Minor revisions fromt the first edition published by Dedalus in the U.S. in 1983. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. An as new unread copy.


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AND AFTERWARD, THE DARK
AND AFTERWARD, THE DARK
Copper, Basil
Sauk City, WI: Arkham House; Publisher, 1977.

Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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THE JAGUAR HUNTER
THE JAGUAR HUNTER
Shepard, Lucius
United Kingdom: Kerosina Books, 1988.

Number 220 of 250 numbered copies signed by Shepard on special page. World Fantasy Award winner, 1988. Locus Award winner, 1988. Drops "R & R" from the contents of the original Arkham House edition and adds "Solitario's Eyes," "Delta Sly Honey" and "The Exercise of Faith." Fine in fine and bright dust jacket within the publisher's slipcase.


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THE UPLIFT WAR
THE UPLIFT WAR
Brin, David
West Bloomfield, MI: Phantasia Press, 1987.

Hugo Award winner, 1988. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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OTHERLAND, VOLUME ONE; CITY OF GOLDEN SHADOW
OTHERLAND, VOLUME ONE; CITY OF GOLDEN SHADOW
Williams, Tad
New York: DAW Books, Inc., 1997.

A fine unread copy in fine and bright dust jacket.


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RESULTS OF THE ZOOLOGICAL SCIENTIFIC EXPEDITION OF THE NATIONAL MUSEUM IN PRAHA TO TURKEY, 18, HEMIPTERA IV, TERESTRIAL HEMIPTERA-HETEROPTERA OF TURKEY: ARADOIDEA (HETEROPTERA) OF MADAGASCAR AND ADJACENT ISLANDS: SUPPLEMENTUM 3 & 4, 1955 & 1957
RESULTS OF THE ZOOLOGICAL SCIENTIFIC EXPEDITION OF THE NATIONAL MUSEUM IN PRAHA TO TURKEY, 18, HEMIPTERA IV, TERESTRIAL HEMIPTERA-HETEROPTERA OF TURKEY: ARADOIDEA (HETEROPTERA) OF MADAGASCAR AND ADJACENT ISLANDS: SUPPLEMENTUM 3 & 4, 1955 & 1957
Hoberlandt, Luvík
Pragae/Praha: ACTA Entomologica Musei Nationas/Národní Museum [1955, 1957], 1955.

264 pages and 109 pages respectively with illustration, photographs and maps. Both volumes privately bound in green buckram by Robert L. Usinger with his bookplate fixed to the front paste-down endpaper. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. A fine copy.


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ARQUIVOS DO MUSEU NACIONAL, VOL. LI, CATÁLOGO DO MIRÍDEOS DO MUNDO, PARTE V, BIBIOGRAFIA E ÍNDICE GERAL. CATALOGUE OF THE MIRIDAE OF THE WORLD, PART V, BIBLIOGRAPHY AND GENERAL INDEX
ARQUIVOS DO MUSEU NACIONAL, VOL. LI, CATÁLOGO DO MIRÍDEOS DO MUNDO, PARTE V, BIBIOGRAFIA E ÍNDICE GERAL. CATALOGUE OF THE MIRIDAE OF THE WORLD, PART V, BIBLIOGRAPHY AND GENERAL INDEX
Carvalho, José C.M.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Ofician Gráficas do I.B.G.E./Museu Nacional, 1960.

Introduction pages are in Portuguese and English. 191 pages. Privately bound in green buckram by Robert L. Usinger with his bookplate fixed to the front paste-down endpaper. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Two corners lightly bumped, else a fine copy.


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THE HEALER'S WAR
THE HEALER'S WAR
Scarborough, Elizabeth Ann
New York: Doubleday and Company, 1988.

Nebula Award winner, 1989. Signed on title page by Elizabeth Ann Scarborough. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. An unread, as new copy.


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THE HEALER'S WAR
THE HEALER'S WAR
Scarborough, Elizabeth Ann
New York: Doubleday and Company, 1988.

Nebula Award winner, 1989. Signed on title page by Elizabeth Ann Scarborough. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. An unread, as new copy.


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RÉVISION DES ÉMÉSIDES AFRICAINS; MÉMOIRES DU MUSÉUM NATIONAL D'HISTOIRE NATURELLE, NOUVELLE SERIE, TOME XXIII, FASCICULE 2
RÉVISION DES ÉMÉSIDES AFRICAINS; MÉMOIRES DU MUSÉUM NATIONAL D'HISTOIRE NATURELLE, NOUVELLE SERIE, TOME XXIII, FASCICULE 2
Villiers, Andre
France: National Museum of Natural History [about 1942],

Pages 257 through 392 with numerous insect illustrations. Pulled from the journal and privately bound in green buckram by Robert L. Usinger with his bookplate fixed to the front paste-down endpaper. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. A fine copy.


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UNTERSUCHUNGEN ÜBER DEN GESCHLECTSAPPARAT DER AQUATILEN WANZEN [Investigations on the genitalia of the aquatic bugs]. OPUSCULA ENTOMOLOGICA EDIDIT SOCIETAS ENTOMOLOGICA LUNDENSIS, SUPPLEMENTUM I
UNTERSUCHUNGEN ÜBER DEN GESCHLECTSAPPARAT DER AQUATILEN WANZEN [Investigations on the genitalia of the aquatic bugs]. OPUSCULA ENTOMOLOGICA EDIDIT SOCIETAS ENTOMOLOGICA LUNDENSIS, SUPPLEMENTUM I
Larsén, Ossian
Lund, Sweden: Entomologiska Sällskapet i Lund, 1938.

Privately bound in green buckram by Robert L. Usinger with his bookplate fixed to the front paste-down endpaper. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. 388 pages in German with numerous illustrations. A fine copy.


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