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Image for Couching at the Door: Strange and Macabre Stories -by D K Broster / Ash Tree Press

Couching at the Door: Strange and Macabre Stories -by D K Broster / Ash Tree Press

By: Broster, D K ( Dorothy Kathleen ), Edited and with an Introduction By Jack Adrian / Ash Tree Press

Price: $59.33

Publisher: Ashcroft, British Columbia, Ashcroft, BC (previously Pennyffordd. Chester, UK ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 2001, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162862

ISBN: 155310028X

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, unread, ---"In 1932, popular novelist Dorothy Kathleen Broster (1877-1950) published a collection of short stories, A Fire of Driftwood. Although more than half of the stories in the collection were historical dramas -her own favourite genre -a few of the tales were distinctly supernatural or horrific. Ten years later, Broster published Couching at the Door, a slim collection of tales all concerned with the supernatural or the horrifying. The volume -published at the height of the Second World War -had a small print run, and was ne... View more info

Image for The Empire of Death and Other Strange Stories -by Alice Brown / Ash Tree Press (includes The Flying Teuton )

The Empire of Death and Other Strange Stories -by Alice Brown / Ash Tree Press (includes The Flying Teuton )

By: Brown, Alice, Edited and with an Introduction By Jessica Amanda Salmonson / Ash Tree Press

Price: $52.73

Publisher: Ashcroft, British Columbia, Ashcroft, BC (previously Pennyffordd. Chester, UK ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 2003, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162863

ISBN: 1553100573

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, unread, ---"The Flying Teuton, first published in 1917, was one of the most discussed stories of its day. Critics hailed it as one of the best stories of the year, and the New York Times said that this one story would have been sufficient to make the reputation of a new writer. Its author, however, was not a new voice in the world of letters, but one of the most in-demand contributors to the periodicals of the day. Alice Brown (1857–1948) had first made her mark in the literary world in 1895, and she continued writing until short... View more info

Image for The Fakir's Curse -by Bruce Kennedy

The Fakir's Curse -by Bruce Kennedy

By: Bruce, Kennedy

Price: $14.45

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Herbert Jenkins, no date (ca. 1931 ), 1st Edition, Later (likely a 2nd) Printing: 1931

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154300

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------hard cover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of age toning to paper and text block and paper, in a Very Good dust jacket with a bit of age toning and very light wear, a very nice copy, originally released in 1931 this is an early reprint of the Jenkins edition , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Wyoming Sun -by Edward Bryant -a Signed Copy (inc.  Prairie Sun; giANTS; Teeth Marks; Beyond the Sand River Range; Strata )

Wyoming Sun -by Edward Bryant -a Signed Copy (inc. Prairie Sun; giANTS; Teeth Marks; Beyond the Sand River Range; Strata )

By: Bryant, Edward (signed)( Aka Ed Bryant, Edward Bryant, Jr., E. Bryant ); Intro By Robert Roripaugh

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Wyoming, Laramie, WY: Jelm Mountain Press, 1980, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159927

ISBN: 093620415X

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 5.5w x 8.25h inches, aNnear Fine copy, signed without inscription by Bryant, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for 3 Volumes:  The Man of the Future ---with Darker Passions ---with Aqua Sancta ---by Edward Bryant --- Signed Copies

3 Volumes: The Man of the Future ---with Darker Passions ---with Aqua Sancta ---by Edward Bryant --- Signed Copies

By: Bryant, Edward (signed)(aka Ed Bryant, Edward Bryant, Jr., E. Bryant ), Intro by Dan Simmons , Illustrated By Dan Simmons (signed)

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Arvada, Colorado, Arvada, CO.: Roadkill Press, 1990, 1992, 1993, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 134273

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------3 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), trade paperback size chapbooks, both PASSIONS and FUTURE are Fine copies, AQUA is a Very Good+ copy with a faint stress line and small smudge, all are signed by Bryant, Simmons wrote an intro for PASSIONS (not signed by Simmons), Simmons did the illustrations for FUTURE (signed by Simmons and Bryant), one of 400 (Future) and 500 (Darker) and 450 (Aqua) copies, Sherman illustrated PASSIONS, Willoughby illustrated Aqua which is a single page folded to make a triptych style "booklet", any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and... View more info

Image for The Watcher By the Treshold -by John Buchan / Ash Tree Press

The Watcher By the Treshold -by John Buchan / Ash Tree Press

By: Buchan, John; Edited By Barbara and Christopher Roden; Introduction By Kenneth Hillier / Ash Tree Press

Price: $197.93

Publisher: Ashcroft, British Columbia, Ashcroft, BC (previously Pennyffordd. Chester, UK ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162864

ISBN: 1553100832

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, unread, ---"Although most famous today for his spy novel The Thirty-Nine Steps, John Buchan (1875 - 1940) was esteemed in his day as 'probably the most modern exponent of the short story, which he has developed and brought to artistic perfection'. His stories were set in and around the places he knew and loved, most famously the Scotland of his childhood, and from his earliest days he showed a fascination with the supernatural, most particularly the idea of temenos, or sacred places; although these places could be sacred to malign ... View more info

Image for The Wakefield Series # 89:  The Haunted House (aka:  The Haunted and the Haunters; Or, The House and the Brain ) -by Sir E Bulwer Lytton ---with The Mystery of Marie Roget ---by Edgar Allan Poe ( Anthology Published By Prudential Book Co.)

The Wakefield Series # 89: The Haunted House (aka: The Haunted and the Haunters; Or, The House and the Brain ) -by Sir E Bulwer Lytton ---with The Mystery of Marie Roget ---by Edgar Allan Poe ( Anthology Published By Prudential Book Co.)

By: Bulwer Lytton, Sir E ( Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton ); and Edgar Allan Poe

Price: $19.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y.; Prudential Book Co., NO DATE (circa 1899 / 1900 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158014

Condition: Fair (see description)


----------softcover, about 4.25 x 6 inches, a fair copy only, covers are detached, some chipping to the spine and edges, age toning to the paper, 43 + 83 pages, technically an anthology as this contains two stories, obviously scarce and likely missing from most Poe collections, any image directly beside this listing is the actual item and not a generic photo View more info

Image for We've Been Waiting for You and Other Tales of Unease -by John Burke  / Ash Tree Press

We've Been Waiting for You and Other Tales of Unease -by John Burke / Ash Tree Press

By: Burke, John; Introduction By Nicholas Royle / Ash Tree Press

Price: $65.93

Publisher: Ashcroft, British Columbia, Ashcroft, BC (previously Pennyffordd. Chester, UK ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 2000, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162865

ISBN: 1553100069

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, unread, ------"---'Not until after her death did his mother actually come to live with them full-time.' ---Thus begins John Burke's 'One Day You'll Learn', a chilling ghost story in which a monstrous woman refuses to loosen her hold on her son and his family, even after her death. Many of Burke's stories concern the dead, and the power which they continue to wield over the living; a power which is, almost without exception, cold, malevolent, and without pity. ---Not all of John Burke's stories concern ghosts, however. The author pr... View more info

Image for The Golden Gong and Other Night-Pieces By Thomas Burke  / Ash Tree Press

The Golden Gong and Other Night-Pieces By Thomas Burke / Ash Tree Press

By: Burke, Thomas; Edited and with an Introduction By Jessica Amanda Salmonson / Ash Tree Press

Price: $79.13

Publisher: Ashcroft, British Columbia, Ashcroft, BC (previously Pennyffordd. Chester, UK ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 2001, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162866

ISBN: 1553100204

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, unread, ------"---''My encounters in this city of all souls have been amusing, stimulating, ludicrous, beautiful, disturbing, and queer.' Thus wrote Thomas Burke (1886–1945), referring to the people, places, and things of London; or, more specifically, the area of London known as Limehouse, which in Burke's youth was the haunt of sailors, dock-workers, and Chinese immigrants. It was a world of sights and sounds that entranced and enthralled the young boy, who would wander at will through its crowded streets, welcomed by the inhab... View more info

Image for FOUR VOLUMES: Intruders, New Weird Tales; The Occult Files of Francis Chard, Some Ghost Stories; Someone in the Room, Strange Tales Old and New; Warning Whispers -by A M Burrage / Ash Tree Press (inc.Between Minute Hour; Smee; Waxwork; Acquittal, etc )

FOUR VOLUMES: Intruders, New Weird Tales; The Occult Files of Francis Chard, Some Ghost Stories; Someone in the Room, Strange Tales Old and New; Warning Whispers -by A M Burrage / Ash Tree Press (inc.Between Minute Hour; Smee; Waxwork; Acquittal, etc )

By: Burrage, A M ( Alfred McLelland ) (aka Frank Lelland, Ex-Private X ), Edited and with Introductions By jack Adrian / Ash Tree Press

Price: $659.93

Publisher: Pennyffordd. Chester, UK, Pennyffordd. Chester, UK /and/ Ashcroft, BC ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162871

ISBN: 1899562044

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------4 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE - extra shipping may be required so if an issue please inquire before ordering ), hardcovers, all are Fine examples, all in Fine dustjackest, unread, ---INTRUDERS Contents: Introduction; 'Wine of Summer'; 'The Bargain'; 'Portrait of an Unknown Lady'; 'Top Floor Back'; '"Orders from Brigade"'; 'The Intruder'; 'By the Looe River'; 'The man on the Corner'; 'The Pace Maker'; 'Footprints'; 'The Spanish Captain'; 'Passenger on the Eleven-Ten'; 'In the Waters under the Earth'; 'The Lady of Graeme'; 'The Box in the Attic'; 'The Caricature'; 'The Sisters... View more info

Image for Dirty Work ---by Pat Cadigan - a Signed Copy  (includes:  Johnny Come Home; Lost Girls; True Love; Mother's Milt; 50 Ways to Improve Your Orgasm; etc)

Dirty Work ---by Pat Cadigan - a Signed Copy (includes: Johnny Come Home; Lost Girls; True Love; Mother's Milt; 50 Ways to Improve Your Orgasm; etc)

By: Cadigan, Pat (signed)( Patricia ), Introduction by Storm Constantine (signed)

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Shingletown, California, Shingletown, CA.: Mark V Ziesing, 1993, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 134510

ISBN: 0929480279

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, housed in a Near Fine slipcase, # 76 of 300 copies, signed by Cadigan and Constantine, additionally signed and inscribed by Cadigan on the title page, this contains: Introduction; Lost Girls; Home by the Sea; No prisoners; Dispatches from the Revolution; A Deal with God; Naming Names; Johnny Come Home; In the Dark; The Boys in the Rain; The Pond; The Coming of the Doll; New Life for Old; True Faces; Mother's Milt; 50 Ways to Improve Your Orgasm; The Sorceress in Spite of Herself; Second Comings - Reasonable rates; Dirty Work, any image ... View more info

Image for Not Exactly Ghosts:  Collected Weird Tales -by Andrew Caldecott  / Ash Tree Press ( inc. Room in a Rectory; Decastroland; Christmas Re-union; FIRES BURN BLUE, etc)

Not Exactly Ghosts: Collected Weird Tales -by Andrew Caldecott / Ash Tree Press ( inc. Room in a Rectory; Decastroland; Christmas Re-union; FIRES BURN BLUE, etc)

By: Caldecott, Andrew / Ash Tree Press

Price: $65.93

Publisher: Ashcroft, British Columbia, Ashcroft, BC (previously Pennyffordd. Chester, UK ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 2002, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162872

ISBN: 1553100360

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, unread, ------"Andrew Caldecott (1884 -1951) is one of the most distinguished people of the twentieth century to write in the genre of supernatural fiction. His long and honoured career in the British Colonial Service included terms as governor of both Hong Kong and Ceylon, and he was knighted for his services in 1937. --Caldecott's career as a writer of fiction began in 1947, when a collection of weird tales entitled Not Exactly Ghosts was published, and it ended in 1948, when a second collection, Fires Burn Blue, appeared. As Ste... View more info

Image for Superhorror -by Ramsey Campbell (inc.  The Viaduct; Fog in My Throat; Christina; The Case of Elmo Freebish; The Hunting Ground; The Petey Car; Wood; The Pattern; Dark Wings )

Superhorror -by Ramsey Campbell (inc. The Viaduct; Fog in My Throat; Christina; The Case of Elmo Freebish; The Hunting Ground; The Petey Car; Wood; The Pattern; Dark Wings )

By: Campbell, Ramsey (ed.) Brian Lumley; R A Lafferty; Daphne Castell; Joseph F Pumilia; David Drake; Manly Wade Wellman; Robert Aickman; Fritz Leiber

Price: $32.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: St Martin's Press, 1976, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156789

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket with a wee bit of light rubbing to the predominately white rear cover, no writing in the book, no store stamps, some age toning to the paper as usually seen, a very clean copy,---contents include:The Viaduct by Brian Lumley; Fog in My Throat by R. A. Lafferty; Christina by Daphne Castell; The Case of James Elmo Freebish by Joseph F. Pumilia; The Hunting Ground by David Drake; The Petey Car by Manly Wade Wellman; Wood by Robert Aickman; The Pattern by Ramsey Campbell; Dark Wings by Fritz Leiber, any image directly beside this list... View more info

Image for Midnight Sun -by Ramsey Campbell ---a Signed Copy

Midnight Sun -by Ramsey Campbell ---a Signed Copy

By: Campbell, Ramsey (Signed) ( aka J. Ramsey Campbell, John Ramsey Campbell, Ramsay Campbell, John Campbell, Montgomery Comfort, Carl Dreadstone, Karl Dredston, E. K. Leyton, Jay Ramsay, J. Ramsey-Campbell, Errol Undercliffe )

Price: $32.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Macdonald, 1990, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 153508

ISBN: 0356186504

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription by Campbell, looks new, unread, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Needing Ghosts -by Ramsey Campbell --a signed Copy

Needing Ghosts -by Ramsey Campbell --a signed Copy

By: Campbell, Ramsey (Signed) ( aka J. Ramsey Campbell, John Ramsey Campbell, Ramsay Campbell, John Campbell, Montgomery Comfort, Carl Dreadstone, Karl Dredston, E. K. Leyton, Jay Ramsay, J. Ramsey-Campbell, Errol Undercliffe )

Price: $28.97

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Legend, 1990, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 153509

ISBN: 0712636919

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription by Campbell, unread, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Black Reaper -by Bernard Capes / Ash Tree Press (inc. Vanishing House'; Thing in Forest; Accursed Cordonnier; Shadow-Dance; Green Bottle; Closed Door; Dark Compartment; Marble Hands; Moon Stricken; Queer Picture; Dark Dignum; Mask; etc)

The Black Reaper -by Bernard Capes / Ash Tree Press (inc. Vanishing House'; Thing in Forest; Accursed Cordonnier; Shadow-Dance; Green Bottle; Closed Door; Dark Compartment; Marble Hands; Moon Stricken; Queer Picture; Dark Dignum; Mask; etc)

By: Capes, Bernard, Edited By Hugh Lamb; Foreword By Ian Burns / Ash Tree Press

Price: $65.93

Publisher: Ashcroft, British Columbia, Ashcroft, BC (previously Pennyffordd. Chester, UK ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162873

ISBN: 1899562524

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, unread, ------"Until his death in 1918, Bernard Capes was a prolific, talented, and highly-regarded author of short stories, reviews, articles, and more than forty novels. Among his short stories were some of the most imaginative tales of terror of his era: stories of werewolves and the Wandering Jew, of lost souls and vengeful suicides, of horrors from beyond the grave which enfold the unsuspecting. --However, following his untimely death the author fell into almost total neglect, and his works were forgotten for sixty years. In 1... View more info

Image for Lost in Booth Nine -by Adam-Troy Castro - a Signed, Limited Edition

Lost in Booth Nine -by Adam-Troy Castro - a Signed, Limited Edition

By: Castro, Adam-Troy with Dean Wesley Smith and Kristine Kathryn Rusch (signed)

Price: $25.01

Publisher: USA, Woodinville, WA / Eugene, OR: Silver Salamander Press, 1993, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 160574

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------softcover, about5.25w x 8.25h inches, a Near Fine copy, a wee bit of light rubbing, signed by all contributors, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The lady Wore Black and Other Weird Cat Tails -by Hugh B Cave / Ash Tree Press (Tales inc. Always Together; Purr of a Cat; Allie's Cat; Appointment with Yesterday; No Flowers for Henry; Water Girl; Honeymoon to Remember; Forbidden Island; Puss-Puss; etc)

The lady Wore Black and Other Weird Cat Tails -by Hugh B Cave / Ash Tree Press (Tales inc. Always Together; Purr of a Cat; Allie's Cat; Appointment with Yesterday; No Flowers for Henry; Water Girl; Honeymoon to Remember; Forbidden Island; Puss-Puss; etc)

By: Cave, Hugh B (aka Justin Case, Hugh Cave, Carl Hughes, John Starr, Geoffrey Vace ), Introduction By Mike Ashley / Ash Tree Press

Price: $59.33

Publisher: Ashcroft, British Columbia, Ashcroft, BC (previously Pennyffordd. Chester, UK ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 2000, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162874

ISBN: 1553100077

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, unread, ------"Until his death in 1918, Bernard Capes was a prolific, talented, and highly-regarded author of short stories, reviews, articles, and more than forty novels. Among his short stories were some of the most imaginative tales of terror of his era: stories of werewolves and the Wandering Jew, of lost souls and vengeful suicides, of horrors from beyond the grave which enfold the unsuspecting. --However, following his untimely death the author fell into almost total neglect, and his works were forgotten for sixty years. In 1... View more info

Image for The Mountains of Madness ---a Signed Copy

The Mountains of Madness ---a Signed Copy

By: Cave, Hugh B (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, Baltimore, MD: Cemetery Dance Publications, 2004, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 149879

ISBN: 1587670690

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hardcover, a solid ex library copy that feels unread, in a Very Good+ dustjacket with some tape pulls on the verso of the boards and on the reverse of the jacket, usual library stamps and marks, library sticker on the spine and rear panel of the jacket, signed on the limitation page by CAVE, number 584 of 750 copies, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Long Live the Dead: Tales from Black Mask (with Danse Macabre ) ---signed (includes:  Too Many Women; Dead Dog; Shadow; Curtain Call; Smoke Gets in Your Eyes; Lost and Found; Missing Mr Lee; Stranger in Town; Front Page Frame-Up; Checklist)(pulp related)

Long Live the Dead: Tales from Black Mask (with Danse Macabre ) ---signed (includes: Too Many Women; Dead Dog; Shadow; Curtain Call; Smoke Gets in Your Eyes; Lost and Found; Missing Mr Lee; Stranger in Town; Front Page Frame-Up; Checklist)(pulp related)

By: Cave, Hugh B (signed), Introduction and Interview By Keith Alan Deutsch

Price: $79.13

Publisher: Norfolk, Virginia, Norfolk, VA: Crippen and Landru, 2000, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 149971

ISBN: 1885941498

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, # 118 of 200 copies, signed by CAVE, unread, jacket is in a high quality mylar protector, includes a separate pamphlet titled Danse Macabre (as issued), this contains: Long Live the Dead; Too Many Women; Dead Dog; Shadow; Curtain Call; Smoke Gets in Your Eyes; Lost and Found; Missing Mr Lee; Stranger in Town; Front Page Frame-Up; Checklist of the books and the Detective and Mystery writings of Hugh B Cave, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info