50,000 Books

Quick Search

Books shipped within two days of your order!

Short Stories

Short Stories

Click on Title to view full description

1 Haycroft, Howard and Beecroft, John, editors; McBain, Ed ; Household, Geoffrey; Stout, Rex; and Others 3 X 3 A Mystery Omnibus, including Empty Hours, Rogue Male, Murder is No Joke
Garden City , Ney York Doubleday & Company, INC. 1964 Book Club Hard Cover Good  Good Book Club 8vo - over 7¾' - 9¾' Tall 830 Pages 
Owner's name sticker. Dj has some edge, corner wear small top edge tear at spine. Front and back hinges cracked, but tight. Includes Case of the Irate Witness , by Earl Stanley Gardner, In the Teeth of Evidence, by Dorothy Sayers, Is Betsy Blake Still Alive, by Robert Bloch and others. Fifteen novels, novelletes, and stories.  
Price: 7.12 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
2 Greenberg, Martin Harry; Waugh, Charles G. A Newbery Halloween: A Dozen Scary Stories by Ne Wbery Award-Winning Authors
New York, New York, U.S.A. Delacorte Pr 1993 0385310285 / 9780385310284 2nd Printing Hard Cover Good +  Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Very light and barely noticeable moisture damage to the cloth on the boards. DJ has light edge creases.  
Price: 7.55 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
3 Ransick, Chris A Return To Emptiness
Denver, Colorado, U.S.A. Ghost Road Pub Group Inc 2005 0976072904 / 9780976072904 Trade Paperback Very Good  8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Signed and dated on title page by the auther. Light cover creases, slight slant from improper storage.  
Price: 10.40 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
4 Montgomery, Rutherford A Saddlebag Of Tales: A Collection Of Stories By Members Of Western Writers Of America
New York, N. Y. Dodd, Mead & Company 1959 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 239 Pages Savitt, Sam 
Edge wear and some small edge nicks, very light fraying at the extremities. Light cover soil, moisture and handling marks, and cover abrasions. Textblock edges sun toned. Small check marks in ink next to the stories listed in the table of contents, otherwise the interior is very clean and tight. 
Price: 28.45 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
5 DeRleth; Heard; Lovecrft; Whitehead; James; Stoker; Merritt; Losd; Fitzgerald; Benet; Seabrook Avon Ghost Reader
New York, N.Y. Avon 1946 Mass Market Fair +  
Many light cover and spine creases. Some small light numbers on the the cover in pencil. New Avon Library #90. Title list on the bact cover gover goes to 102. Pages browning and slightly cocked.  
Price: 7.55 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
6 Hansen, Mark Victor; Canfield, Jack; Camacho, Ron Chicken Soup for the Country Soul: Stories Served Up Country-Style and Straight from the Heart
Deerfield Beach, Florida, U.S.A. Health Communications 1998 1558745629 / 9781558745629 Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Includes cd. Light damp stain on one edge. 
Price: 4.70 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
7 Lyons, Nick (editor) Classic Fishing Stories: Twenty Timeless Angling Tales
New York, New York, U.S.A. Lyons Press 2002 1585747165 / 9781585747160 Trade Paperback Very Good  12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall 

Price: 5.22 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
8 Charteris, Leslie Concerning the Saint Including the Elusive Ellshaw and The Spanish War
New York, N. Y. Avon First Thus Mass Market Paperback Good  
Two select stories from the original hardbound books "The Saint Goes On" and "The Ace of Knaves". Spine slant, and small fine tear at spine corner. No cover or spine creases. Pages browning. Avon 834.  
Price: 9.45 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
9 Vary, Andre Contes Et Legendes De France: A Collection of French Legends
Lincolnwood, Illinois, U.S.A. Natl Textbook Company 1993 0844212105 / 9780844212104 Later Printing Trade Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 105 Pages 
Very light edge wear and back cover indentations. A basic French reader with exercises. 
Price: 6.60 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
10 Mamchak, P. Susan; Mamchak, Steven R. Educator's Treasury of Stories for All Occasions: 501 Effective & Entertaining Anecdotes for Speeches & Letters
West Nyack, NY Parker Publishing 1993 0132408058 / 9780132408059 1st Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Nearly flawless with very little wear. 
Price: 14.20 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
11 Moorcock, Michael; Thomas, Roy; Russell, P Craig; Starlin, Jim; Howard, Robert E.; Kaluta, Mike Epic Illustrated Fall 1980 Volume 1 No. 3
New York, N.Y. Marvel Comics Group 1980 Flat Stapled Periodical Good  4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Russell, Craig; Bush, George; Gulacy, Paul; Conrad, Tim; Lindall, Terry; Wakelin, Robert; Kirchner, Paul; Saenz, Michael 
Staple pull tears intruding 6 pages. Corner lightly bumped with tips turning up. Light sticker ghost and tiny bare spot on the front cover. Some small, very light damps stains on the back cover.  
Price: 11.35 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
12 Tan, Cecilia Erotica Vampirica: Thirty-One Tales of Supernatural Desire
New York, N. Y. Quality Paperback Book Club 2001 0965014652 Trade Paperback Good  8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Edge wear and some mild chipping, cover creases. 616 pages. Includes Blood Kiss, Beast Within, Erotica Vampirica, and Cherished Blood.  
Price: 8.07 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
13 Maclean, Angus From The Beginning of Time and Other Stories
San Luis Obispo, California Padre Productions 1985 0914598686 / 9780914598688 Trade Paperback Acceptable 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 233 Pages 
Edge wear and edge damp stains and moderate soil. Cover and spine creases, corner dog ears. 
Price: 4.70 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
14 Clendenin, Mary Joe Galloping Ghosts: A Collection of Stories
Stephenville, TX Clendenin Books 1997 3rd Edition Trade Paperback Very Good  8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 142 Pages 
Slight cover curl and edge wear.  
Price: 7.12 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
15 Protter, Eric (editor); Lumley, Brian; Dahl, Roald; Aichinger, Ilse; Smith, Clark Ashton; Heym, Georg; Lovecraft, H. P. And Others Harvest of Horrors
New York, New York, U.S.A. Vanguard Press Inc. 1980 0814907555 / 9780814907559 Hard Cover Good +  Fair+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Blaustein, Hank 
A great collection of 19 stories.DJ has edge wear and small edge tears.  
Price: 5.65 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
16 Roche, Thomas; Tyler, Alison Hers: 30 Erotic Tales Written Just for Her
Pretty Things Press 2003 1576121852 / 9781576121856 Trade Paperback Very Good  8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 194 Pages 
Back corner lightly bumped.  
Price: 9.45 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
17 Frere, Mary (collected by) Hindoo Fairy Legends (Old Deccan Days)
New York, N.Y. Dover Publications 1967 Reprint Trade Paperback Fair Reading Copy 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 224 Pages 
Indentations, cover creases, and a dampstain around the edges of the cover.Celophane coating has been removed from most of the cover, and one corner is starting to separate. Two corners bumped. First page has light moisture damage. Some small surface tears on the spine. Edge damp stains. 
Price: 7.55 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
18 Spencer, Dick & Viv Holy Cow! a Collection of Cartoons & Cowboy Poetry
Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.A. V Kettle Publishing Company 1990 Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 112 Pages Inscribed
Edge wear and light cover creases and indentations. Inscribed by Viv on the first page. 
Price: 18.95 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
19 Townshen, Pete Horse's Neck
London, U.K. Faber & Faber 1985 0571135412 / 9780571135417 First Edition Hard Cover Good +  Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
One edge has a goudge, about 1/6th inch deep. Two corners lightly bumped. A half inch by three inch slice has been cut from the back of dj, bottom edge, perhaps a remainder mark, and a razor cut on the back board. Looks better than it sounds.  
Price: 6.17 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
20 Nuetzel, Charles (editor), ( Stories by :Richard Matheson, Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, Frederic Brown, Fretz Leiber, Willy Ley, ; Ackerman, Forrest J. (introduction) If This Goes On
Beverly Hills, Ca. Book Company of America 1964 Mass Market Paperback Very Good Mass Market, 256 Pages 
Light abrasions on the back cover. Pages browning, page corner creases. Small scratch on the spine. Book Co. of America #15. 
Price: 6.60 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
  1  2 3  NEXT >  

Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com