Category: Vintage Paperbacks


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"Bones" : being further adventures in Mr. Commissioner Sanders' Country

By: WALLACE, Edgar

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.,

Edition: Later Edition

Adventure in Africa with Commissioner Sanders. Undated, 1930s. 'Sixpenny copyright novels, No. 220'. 127 pages ; 22 cm, [2pp ads at rear]. A Reading copy onnly. Interior browning, Bookstore stamps, Tight, square binding - no spine creases but wear/minor loss to the extremities. good clear rear wrapper. Front wrapper shows part of a rubber stamp and light creasing. Sound and useful but NOT a file copy. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal ... View more info

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12 Against Crime

By: RADIN, Edward D.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Bantam 921, 1951, 1951

Edition: First Bantam Printing

True Stories of the Men who solve America's most notorious crimes. Vintage Paperback, Bantam 921, 214pp. 1st printing. Tight, square spine, no creases. Tiny corner crease on FC and tiny amount of edge wear. Good copy, VG or better. Weight, 120g. View more info

2-4 Sex


Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Kozy Books Inc., 1960

Edition: First Edition

Kozy K 101. Early 1960s 'sleazy' novel with a great art cover. 157pp, [3pp ads]. Interior is clean and unmarked, pages very lightly and uniformly tanned. Tight, square binding, no spine creases present. Slight wear to head of spine. Light, faint lower cornert-tip crease to front wrapper. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 92g and qualifi... View more info

26 Men and a Girl, and Other Stories

By: GORKY, Maxim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Publications, 1957

Edition: First Avon Printing

Vintage Paperback edition of classic Russian short stories by Maxin Gorky. Eight stories. GGA front cover. Avon T-154. 190pp. Bright, fresh interior. Tight, square binding with no creasing to spine. Bright, glossy covers, unmarked. Tiny lower corner crease to front wrap. A few minor nicks to edges. A very nearly 'new' book. Weight, 100g. View more info

A Darkness in My Soull

By: KOONTZ, Dean R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: DAW, 1972 (Canadian Edition),

Vintage Paperback. 1st printing of Canadian ed. 4"x7", 124pp. Tight, clean copy with no spine creases. Only defect is a tiny stain (?) on back cover, lower spine end. VG View more info

A Handy Illustrated Guide to Basketbal

By: NISENSON, Sam - Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Permabooks, 1949

Edition: First Permabook Printing

'Invaluable for players, spectators and fans..'. Permabooks Edition P47 - an inexpensive, hard-cover series issued to compete with the new mass-market paperbacks, more permanent than the cheap paperback and at the same price. 192pp, illustrated, [2pp] List of Permabooks at back. Interior is clean and unmarked, pages browning at edges. Binding is tight and square. Boards show no wear and no delamination. A collectible series! Weight, 120g. Lettermail may apply. View more info

A Handy Illustrated Guide to Football

By: NISENSON, Sam - Editor

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Permabooks, 1949

Edition: First Edition

Perma Sports Library, P44. One in a series of inexpensive, pocketbook sized, hardcover books orginally retailed for 35 cents. 192pp, well illustrated. American Football - strategy, positions, basic rules, records, signals etc. Internally clean and unmarked, pages browning at edges. Tight. square binding showing very little wear. Weight, 122g. Many items under 500g qualify for inexpensive Lettermail Rates within Canada. Items under 250g qualify for similar rates to the US... View more info

A Late Lark Singing

By: JACOB, Naomi

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U. K., Arrow Books, 1957

Edition: First Paperback Printing

'The story of a family divided by conflicting ambitions'. 256pp. Cover art of a man and woman in a pony cart - very clean and bright. 2/- cover price. Clean interior, slight browning to pages. Tight, square binding. Faint creases to spine, crease parallel to spine and a light corner crease ro front wrapper. Weight, 130g. View more info

A New Desire [A Change of Climate]

By: KAUFFMANN, Stanley

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Toronto, Popular Library, 1955

Edition: first Printing of Canadian Edition

Popular Library 705. 'Their Love Broke All the Rules'. GGA art cover, artist unnamed. 224pp. Clean, unmarked interior, pages slighly browned. Tight binding with hairline spine creases, but with a minor twist to the spine. Attractive GGA front cover, unblemished, near display quality. Scan on request. Weight, 120g View more info

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A Touch of Infinity/The Man with Nine Lives

By: ELLISON, Harlan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Ace Books, 1960

Edition: First Ace Printing

Ace Double Novel book D-413 - two novels by Harlan Ellison. 123pp + 133pp. Internally clean and unmarked, pages slightly tanned. Tight, square binding showing only very light spine creases and slight, age wear. Weight, 126g View more info

A Trace of Memory

By: LAUMER, Keith

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Publishing, 1963

Edition: Berkley Medallion F780

'The story of a fantastic meeting with an alien space ship'. 174pp. Interior is clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square. No creases to the spine but a reading crease parallel & next to the spine on the front wrapper. Slight wear to some edges. Weight, 105g. View more info

Action of the Tiger

By: WELLARD, James

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Books, 1957

Edition: Revised, Photoplay Edition

Vintage Paperback, Avon T-188. 192pp, photos from the MGM movie with photo covers of Van Johnson and Martine Carol . Tight clean copy, no spine creases. Tiny edge nicks only defect. Solid VG, or better. Weight, 98g. View more info

Adult Catalog; Magazines and Books 1968


Price: $35.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Central Sales Ltd., 1968

Edition: 1968 Edition

Trade/Retail Catalog of Magazines, Paperback Books and a few Novelties [Playing Cards, Records etc], for the Adult Market. 32pp, fully color illustrated. Hundreds of issues illustrated. Clean and unmarked. Reference for Collectors. Scan on request. Weight, 70g. View more info

Adultery in Suburbia

By: BRADLEY, Matthew

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, New International Library Inc., 1964

Edition: First Edition

'Her illness was nymphomania, but there were others in town far more disturbed'. Gold Star Books IL7-29. An Original Novel - in the Sleazy '60s genre. GGA cover art. 126pp. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding with a single, faint spine crease. Bright, glossy flawless front panel - display quality. Weight, 76g. View more info

After Hours

By: LAWRENCE, William

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Belmont Books, 1963

Edition: First Printing

'A bold new novel about the Executive Suite...and the executive's sweetie...'. Belmont 90-300. 141pp. GGA photo cover. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Very light browning. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. No marks, creases, price marks etc, to exterior. Scan available. Shipped shrink-wrapped on stiff card. Weight,90g. View more info