Paris: Mille et Une Nuits, 1998. Illustre par Chris Lane.92pp Square 8vo, printed wrappers. Paris" Editions Mille et Une Nuits, 1998. First French edition. French translation of Ahmed ant the Oblivion Machine. Presentation copy, sighed in full, "....Head for the shore!/ but where is the dam thing?/ Love,"
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Paris: DeNoel, 1992. Traduit de l'americaine de Alain Doremieux. 8vo, printed wrappers. Paris: Denoel, (1992). . First French edition of "A Graveyard for Lunatics". Presentation copy, with sketch, covering the whole front leaf - "For Bob! Continued Mad Love! 4/10/92". Spine sunned, but otherwise fine, with original wrap-around band.
New York: Doubleday, 1950. 8vo, pale green cloth, spine & edges lightly sunned under the dust wrapper, as is typical of this book; very faint staining on the front board; bright jacket with the original $2.50 price. New York: Doubleday, 1950. First edition. A collectible copy of Bradbury's first major work and a science fiction landmark.
London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1951. 8vo, gray cloth, d.w. London: Rupert Hart-Davis 1951. First Edition. First English edition of "The Martian Chronicles", though the contents differ somewhat. There is a small triangular chip on the top edge of the dust wrapper, and light dust soil on the blank back cover.
1993. Original oversize Doubleday Books Marketing postcard, 5.25 x 8.5 inches, distributed to promote the 41st anniversary of the release of Ray Bradbury's "The Martian Chronicles." To commemorate the event, Doubleday released a collector's edition volume featuring a new foreword by Bradbury and an additional story, "The Fire Balloons," which was removed from the original book. The front features a fantasy illustration depicting Martians on an alien landscape, in a style reminiscent of Frank Frazetta, signed: "Good Wishes to Howard.....