Keyword:Vintage Paperback FICTION


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The Book of Eve

By: "Bered-Howe, Constance. "

Price: $4.86

Publisher: NY, 1975

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 48P118

Condition: Reading Copy

"""Eva steps out of a 40-yeear marriage..out of a respectable middle-class suburb..out of an emotional wilderness and a desperate feeling of being invisible..and starts all over again."" Creased and chipped cover but clean, tight and square.." View more info

Dear Papa

By: "Bjorn, Thyra Ferre. "

Price: $6.48

Publisher: "Old Tappan, NJ", 1946

Seller ID: 48P121

Condition: FINE

"""At 81…Mama remembers all and writes with love and rue…about Papa the pastor and ex-professional bachelor and the 8 Franzon children... bringing back the magic that has made her a legend."" Light yellowing" View more info

The World Rapers

By: "Black, Jonathan "

Price: $9.72

Publisher: NY, 1977

Edition: (1st Paperback)

Seller ID: 48P124

Condition: VERY GOOD

"""The beautiful, the corrupt, the gold-plated gamblers who play for keeps in the intoxicating sweepstakes of petro-power.."" Light soiling. Surface crease on front cover. Softening of cover edges. No spinal creases. Marker line across top page edges. Tight and square." View more info

Exiles of Time

By: "Bond, Nelson"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, 1965

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 56P028

Condition: FINE

"As new-unread. ""A runaway comet threatens civilization - and only one man can stop it."" Cover price 50 cents." View more info

Far and Away

By: "Boucher, Anthony"

Price: $10.76

Publisher: NY, 1954?

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 58P031

Condition: NEAR FINE

"11 stories of fantasy and science fiction by Boucher. Tight, yellowed pages, bright cover, clean, faint tilt. Faint chipping of corners." View more info

"Out of my Mind: From the Past, Present and Future"

By: "Brunner, John"

Price: $11.30

Publisher: NY, 1967

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 56P013

Condition: NEAR FINE

"A collection of John Brunner's stories. As new, appears unread, but has faint edgewear, slight page yellowing, a faint scratch on cover, and creased corner on bottom of back cover.." View more info

Land Beyond the Map/ Fugitive of the Stars

By: "Bulmer, Kenneth/Hamilton, Edmond"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, 1965

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 62P056

Condition: FINE

"As new except for tiny chip on spine bottom and usual page yellowing. Original price 45 cents. 2 books in one. ""Take this route to...Oblivion""/""Doom cruise of the starship Vega Queen""" View more info

Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar (Tarzan 5)

By: "Burroughs, Edgar Rice (Dick Powers, cover)"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: NY, 1963

Edition: (2nd printing)

Seller ID: 94P012

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Appears unread. Tight, yellowed pages, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, square. Slight rubbing to edges. Light corner bump.#5 of the 1st 12 volumes published simultaneously by Ballantine. 158 pages. ""Deep in the heart of Africa lies lost Opar - a fabulous city ruled by its magnificent High Priestess and run by a savage race that is half-man, half-beast.""" View more info

War with the Newts (Original title: Valka S Mloky)

By: "Capek, Karel"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, 1976

Edition: (2nd printing)

Seller ID: 00P015

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, slight page yellowing, clean faint tilt. Rubbed, chipped edges, reading crease on spine, owner' name on summary page. Originally published in 1936 in Czech. ""They were called devils by the natives when Captain Van Toch first discovered them near an island off the coast of Sumatra. A little known species of salamander, they were the size of a ten-year-old boy, with a parrot-like capacity to repeat human speech, and a beaver-like talent for building dams...""" View more info

Beyond Infinity

By: "Carr, Robert Spencer"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: NY, ©1951

Seller ID: 62P045

Condition: FINE

"As new except for faint edgewear and tiny surface crease on cover corner. Original price 25 cents. 4 stories by Carr, 2 of which were originally published in the Saturday Evening Post." View more info

The Execution

By: "Crawford, Oliver (Pseudonym of Oliver Kaufman) "

Price: $4.33

Publisher: NY, 1978

Edition: (1st Paperback)

Seller ID: 49P011

ISBN: 0445044098

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Slight edgewear. Spinal creases. Some rubbing on back cover & small corner crease. Tight, bright and clean but slightly skewed." View more info

"The Ballad of Beta-2/Alpha Yes, Terra No!"

By: "Delany, Samuel R./Petaja, Emil "

Price: $12.95

Publisher: NY, ©1968

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 68P019

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for faint age yellowing of pages and faint rubbing to cover edges. . Appears unread. Beta-2 - Cover art, Ed Valigursky - ""Between the distant stars lay terror."" Alpha,Yes - Cover art, Jack Gaughan -The Earth was on trial - with no one to defend her.""" View more info

"Come Nineveh, Come Tyre"

By: "Drury, Allen "

Price: $10.53

Publisher: NY, 1974

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 48P135

Condition: FINE

"Cover colors bright as new, page edge color bright as new. Square and tight. Appears unread. Faint ink mark on front cover. Light crease front cover to spine. Bookstore stamp on 1st page." View more info

Der Schachspieler

By: "Dupuy-Mazuel, H. "

Price: $15.35

Publisher: "Berlin, Germany", 1920s

Seller ID: 4DH012

Condition: FINE/No DJ

"Tight, bright, clean & square. Faint wear to top and bottom of spine. Text in German." View more info

The Phantom and the Scorpia Menace (The Story of the Phantom #3)

By: "Falk, Lee"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: 1972

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 78P016

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, light yellowing, clean, square. Faint creasing at hinge. Crease across front cover. ""the Phantom's famed and beautiful sweetheart innocently falls into the web of Scorpia - a mysterious, hidden, world-wide crime ring that began as a pirate band...""" View more info

The Gate of Time

By: "Farmer, Philip Jose"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: NY, 1966-Oct

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 56P054

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for light age tanning of pages and faint age soil to spine and back cover. Appears unread. ""shot down…near the end of WWII…Then, strangely, they were in a foreign land, where no known 20th Century language was spoken…where men carried bows and arrows..."" 176 pages" View more info

The Beautiful and Damned

By: "Fitzgerald, F. Scott"

Price: $9.50

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", 1951

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 76P019

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, yellowed pages, clean for age, slight curl to spine. Spine and hinge creases, light creasing to covers. @ 1/2"" rip on edge of front cover. Owner's name and 1 creased page corner. Original price 35 cents. ""Anthony Patch was rich...Gloria Gilbert was beautiful...They plunged recklessly into the fabulous, sinful twenties...""" View more info

Der Herrgottschnitzer von Ammergau

By: "Ganghofer, Ludwig"

Price: $4.82

Publisher: "Basel, Switzerland", 1914

Seller ID: 4DP004

Condition: FAIR

Reading copy. Worn but intact and readable. Text in German View more info

Assignment in Eternity

By: "Heinlein, Robert A."

Price: $14.95

Publisher: NY, 1954

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 62P044

Condition: NEAR FINE

"Tight, yellowed pages, clean & square. Hinge crease, slight edgewear and surface crease on back cover. Original price 25 cents. ""A sinister battle to gain possession of a weapon that could destroy the universe.""" View more info

The Green Brain

By: "Herbert, Frank"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: NY, 1966

Edition: (1st book publication)

Seller ID: 62P049

Condition: FINE

"As new - appears unread. Original price 40 cents. ""In an overpopulated world seeking living room in the jungles...systematically exterminating the voracious insects which made these areas uninhabitable...fought to clear the green hell of the Mato Grosso...""" View more info