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    Lot of Assorted Science Fiction Miscellaneous Paperbacks. A diverse lot 9 softcovers, including:
    [Mr. and Mrs. George Julian Houtain, editors]: Home Brew. (New York: E. D. Houtain, 1922), volume 1, number 1, 64 pages, contains an H. P. Lovecraft short story "Grewsome Tales", stiff wraps, 12mo (5.5" x 7.5"), near fine.
    Jack Oleck: The House of Mystery. (New York: Warner Paperback Library, 1973), two volumes, 159 pages and 158 pages respectively, illustrated by Berni Wrightson, stiff pictorial wraps, 12mo (4.25" x 7"), fine.
    Samuel R. Delany: The Einstein Intersection. (New York: Ace Books, Inc., 1967), 142 pages, cover art by Jack Gaughan, stiff pictorial wraps, 12mo, fine.
    Dave Van Arnam and Ron Archer: Lost in Space. (New York: Pyramid Books, 1967), first printing, 157 pages, stiff pictorial wraps, 12mo, small portion of rear cover creased, some chipping to extremities of covers, else very good.
    John Beynon Harris (John Wyndham): The Secret People. (New York: Lancer Books, 1964, 175 pages, stiff pictorial wraps, 12mo, fine.
    Harvey Kurtzman and Will Elder: Executive's Comic Book. (New York: MacFadden's Books, 1962), 157 pages, stiff pictorial wraps, 12mo, near fine.
    Harvey Kurtzman (editor): Nuts! #1. (New York: Bantam Books, 1985), 127 pages, stiff pictorial wraps, 12mo, fine.
    Michael Resnick: The Official Guide to Fantastic Literature. (Florence, AL: House of Collectibles, 1976), 212 pages, stiff pictorial wraps, 12mo, very good.

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    April, 2007
    18th Wednesday
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