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Product Description: Once upon a time, on the banks of the River Moth, a city sprang up like no other in or out of history. Founded on the blood of the original inhabitants, the stealthy gray caps, and steeped for centuries in the aftermath of that struggle, Ambergris has become a cruelly beautiful metropolis--a haven for artists and thieves, for composers and murderers...read more

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9781587154362 | Wildside Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Once upon a time, on the banks of the River Moth, a city sprang up like no other in or out of history.

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Product Description: Leviathan Three is the third volume in the World Fantasy Award and British Fantasy Award finalist Ministry of Whimsy’s Leviathan series. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Forrest Aguirre (editor) and Jeff Vandermeer (editor)

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9781894815420 | Prime Books, March 1, 2002, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Leviathan Three is the third volume in the World Fantasy Award and British Fantasy Award finalist Ministry of Whimsy’s Leviathan series.

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Set in the strange and ancient metropolis of Ambergris, a series of complex and interconnected stories and fantastical visions capture the bizarre lives and fates of the city's unusual inhabitants. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

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9780966896886 | Prime Books, May 1, 2002, cover price $40.00

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9780553383577 | Reprint edition (Spectra, February 28, 2006), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Set in the strange and ancient metropolis of Ambergris, a series of complex and interconnected stories and fantastical visions capture the bizarre lives and fates of the city's unusual inhabitants.

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Product Description: The first of a planned series of pocket books (5 x 6.7 and under 200 pages) mainly focused on surreal and decadent literature. Jeff VanderMeer will serve as series editor and the editor of the first number. Thereafter, VanderMeer will enlist guest editors to edit subsequent numbers of this series...read more
By Jeff Vandermeer (editor)

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9781892389602 | Nightshade Book, March 1, 2003, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: The first of a planned series of pocket books (5 x 6.

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On a far-future Earth, the mysterious Quin manipulates biological engineering to create sentient species as both toys and manual labor, and when Nicholas, a failed holo artist, decides to visit Quin, he discovers just how dangerous it is to know him, in the place known as Veniss Underground. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

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9781892389619 | Nightshade Book, April 1, 2003, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Jeff VanderMeer's last book, City of Saints & Madmen, explored the limits of literary fantasy, garnering raves from critics, including a starred review in Publishers Weekly.

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9780553383560 | Reprint edition (Spectra, September 27, 2005), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: On a far-future Earth, the mysterious Quin manipulates biological engineering to create sentient species as both toys and manual labor, and when Nicholas, a failed holo artist, decides to visit Quin, he discovers just how dangerous it is to know him, in the place known as Veniss Underground.
9781894815642 | Prime Books, April 1, 2003, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Jeff VanderMeer’s last book, City of Saints & Madmen, explored the limits of literary fantasy, garnering raves from critics, including a starred review in Publishers Weekly.

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Product Description: In this new collection from World Fantasy Award-winner Jeff VanderMeer, car accidents, Angkor Wat, dead whales, flower vendors, dogcatchers, classic television shows, frogs, and the moon are transformed by the author's imagination into something unique and magical...read more

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9781894815932 | Prime Books, August 1, 2003, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: In this new collection from World Fantasy Award-winner Jeff VanderMeer, car accidents, Angkor Wat, dead whales, flower vendors, dogcatchers, classic television shows, frogs, and the moon are transformed by the author's imagination into something unique and magical.

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9781894815925 | Prime Books, August 1, 2003, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: In this new collection from World Fantasy Award-winner Jeff VanderMeer, car accidents, Angkor Wat, dead whales, flower vendors, dogcatchers, classic television shows, frogs, and the moon are transformed by the author's imagination into something unique and magical.

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Product Description: World Fantasy Award Finalist for Best Collection. SF Site’s Book of the Year, Critics Choice. Locus Recommended Book. On Over 20 Year’s Best Lists, including Amazon.com and Publishers Weekly

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9780809532643 | Expanded edition (Wildside Pr, October 1, 2003), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: World Fantasy Award Finalist for Best Collection.

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Product Description: From Delusions of Universal Grandeur to Twentieth Century Chronoshock, this amusing pocket guide to concocted diseases - designed and illustrated by John Coulthart - features an anthology of slightly morbid, darkly humorous ailments and prognosis srved up by such renowned luminaries as Neil Gaiman, Alan Moore, Michael Moorcock, Gahan Wilson, Brian Stableford, and Michael Bishop...read more
By Mark Roberts (editor) and Jeff Vandermeer (editor)

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9781892389541 | Nightshade Book, November 25, 2003, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: From Delusions of Universal Grandeur to Twentieth Century Chronoshock, this amusing pocket guide to concocted diseases - designed and illustrated by John Coulthart - features an anthology of slightly morbid, darkly humorous ailments and prognosis srved up by such renowned luminaries as Neil Gaiman, Alan Moore, Michael Moorcock, Gahan Wilson, Brian Stableford, and Michael Bishop.

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Product Description: “Imagine if Monty Python wrote the Mayo Clinic Family Health Book, and you sort of get the idea. Afraid you’re afflicted with an unknown malady? Finally you have a place to turn!” —Book SenseYou hold in your hands the most complete and official guide to imaginary ailments ever assembled—each disease carefully documented by the most stellar collection of speculative fiction writers ever to play doctor...read more
By Jeff Vandermeer (editor)

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9781892389534 | Nightshade Book, April 30, 2004, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: “Imagine if Monty Python wrote the Mayo Clinic Family Health Book, and you sort of get the idea.

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Product Description: Secret Life is the definitive collection by a young writer widely regarded as one of the best fantasists in the world. Jeff VanderMeer has handpicked these 23 stories (three written exclusively for this collection), which reflect a diversity of approaches to key questions about the human condition: mortality, love, obsession and creativity — all shot through with dark humor and irony...read more

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9781930846272 | Golden Gryphon Pr, June 1, 2004, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Approaches seminal questions about the human condition, such as mortality, love, and obsession, which are explored in this collection of science fiction and fantasy stories, including 'Balzac's War,' a far-future novella set in a landscape ravaged by newly sentient human-made species, where brother is pitted against brother.

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9780809556526 | Wildside Pr, December 13, 2006, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Secret Life is the definitive collection by a young writer widely regarded as one of the best fantasists in the world.

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Product Description: Newly revised and expanded by the author, this seminal study of epic fantasy analyzes the genre from its earliest beginnings in Medieval romances on through practitioners like Tolkien up to today's brightest lights.
By China Mieville (introduced by), Michael Moorcock and Jeff Vandermeer (other contributor)

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9781932265071 | Monkeybrain, August 1, 2004, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Newly revised and expanded by the author, this seminal study of epic fantasy analyzes the genre from its earliest beginnings in Medieval romances on through practitioners like Tolkien up to today's brightest lights.

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Product Description: This nonfiction collection is an engaging look into the worlds of Science Fiction. Fantasy and Horror. This often hilarious insider's view of the genres is lively and engaging. full of sharp observations.

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9781932265118 | Monkeybrain, October 1, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This nonfiction collection is an engaging look into the worlds of Science Fiction.

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In a humorous compilation of imaginative short stories, masters of speculative fiction--including Cory Doctorow, Kage Baker, Richard Calder, Neil Gaiman, China Miéville, and others--provide detailed descriptions, symptom guides, complete histories, and suggested treatments for a marvelous assortment of fantastical diseases, ranging from Pentzler's Lubriciousness to Printer's Evil. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.

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9780553383393 | Reprint edition (Bantam Dell Pub Group, April 26, 2005), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In a humorous compilation of imaginative short stories, masters of speculative fiction--including Cory Doctorow, Kage Baker, Richard Calder, Neil Gaiman, China Miéville, and others--provide detailed descriptions, symptom guides, complete histories, and suggested treatments for a marvelous assortment of fantastical diseases, ranging from Pentzler's Lubriciousness to Printer's Evil.

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Product Description: An epic yet personal look at several decades of life, love, and death in the imaginary city of Ambergris--previously chronicled in Jeff VanderMeer's acclaimed City of Saints & Madmen--Shriek: An Afterword relates the scandalous, heartbreaking, and horrifying secret history of two squabbling siblings and their confidantes, protectors, and enemies...read more

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9780765314659 | Tor Books, August 8, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: An afterword to City of Saints & Madmen finds the historian Duncan, brother to the ex-society figure Janice Shriek, obsessed with a doomed love affair and a secret that risks his life, challenges that are further complicated by a war between rival publishing houses.

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9780765314666 | Tor Books, July 10, 2007, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: An epic yet personal look at several decades of life, love, and death in the imaginary city of Ambergris--previously chronicled in Jeff VanderMeer's acclaimed City of Saints & Madmen--Shriek: An Afterword relates the scandalous, heartbreaking, and horrifying secret history of two squabbling siblings and their confidantes, protectors, and enemies.

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Product Description: An artist, poet, and prolific contributor to Weird Tales, Clark Ashton Smith (1893–1967) is an influential figure in the history of pulp fiction. A close correspondent and collaborator with H. P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard, Smith was widely celebrated as a master by his contemporaries...read more
By Clark Ashton Smith and Jeff Vandermeer (introduced by)

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9780803293526 | Bison Books, October 1, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: An artist, poet, and prolific contributor to Weird Tales, Clark Ashton Smith (1893–1967) is an influential figure in the history of pulp fiction.

An Afterword. A tragi-comic family story set in the author's now fabled imaginary city of Ambergris - the endlessly, inventive, imaginary city which has become a staple and distinctive venue in contemporary fantasy described as 'the New Weird'.

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9780330770040 | Pan Macmillan, January 19, 2007, cover price $11.50 | About this edition: An Afterword.

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Product Description: In this new collection by World Fantasy Award winner Jeff VanderMeer, the secret lives of librarians, doctors, lawyers, university students, bank tellers, sex shop clerks and dozens of others are revealed for the first time. Ordered by profession, these short-short stories range from the hilarious to the somber, the absurd to the revelatory...read more

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9780809510887 | Wildside Pr, May 15, 2008, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In this new collection by World Fantasy Award winner Jeff VanderMeer, the secret lives of librarians, doctors, lawyers, university students, bank tellers, sex shop clerks and dozens of others are revealed for the first time.

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Product Description: In this new collection by World Fantasy Award winner Jeff VanderMeer, the secret lives of librarians, doctors, lawyers, university students, bank tellers, sex shop clerks and dozens of others are revealed for the first time. Ordered by profession, these short-short stories range from the hilarious to the somber, the absurd to the revelatory...read more

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9780809572106 | Prime Books, October 1, 2007, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In this new collection by World Fantasy Award winner Jeff VanderMeer, the secret lives of librarians, doctors, lawyers, university students, bank tellers, sex shop clerks and dozens of others are revealed for the first time.

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Product Description: Descend into shadowy cities, grotesque rituals, chaotic festivals, and deadly cults. Plunge into terrifying domains, where bodies are remade into surreal monstrosities, where the desperate rage against brutal tyrants. Where everything is lethal and no one is innocent, where Peake began and Lovecraft left off—this is where you will find the New Weird...read more

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9781892391551 | Tachyon Pubns, February 1, 2008, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Descend into shadowy cities, grotesque rituals, chaotic festivals, and deadly cults.

Miscellaneous:

9781892391667 | Tachyon Pubns, February 1, 2008, cover price $11.95

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Product Description: Steampunk is Victorian elegance and modern technology: steam-driven robots, souped-up stagecoaches, and space-faring dirigibles fueled by gaslight romance, mad scientists, and oh-so-trim waistcoats. It’s The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, The Wizard of Oz, and The Golden Compass...read more
By Ann Vandermeer (editor) and Jeff Vandermeer (editor)

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9781892391759 | Tachyon Pubns, May 1, 2008, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Steampunk is Victorian elegance and modern technology: steam-driven robots, souped-up stagecoaches, and space-faring dirigibles fueled by gaslight romance, mad scientists, and oh-so-trim waistcoats.

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Product Description: Enter the mind of a serial killer who believes he is the rightful son and heir to an ancient dynasty of flesh-eating monsters. Follow the frantic journey of a mother whose daughter is infected with the stuff of nightmare, and look through the eyes of Bo Mulvey, a man upon whom the fate and survival of the entire human race depends...read more
By Jeff Vandermeer (introduced by) and Conrad Williams

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9780976633990 | Signed edition (Earthling Pubns, August 30, 2006), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Enter the mind of a serial killer who believes he is the rightful son and heir to an ancient dynasty of flesh-eating monsters.

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Product Description: On a remote South China Sea island, a deadly hunt is underway... but not the kind of expedition the participants expected. In this remote, jungle-covered island somewhere between Thailand and Indonesia some of the most exotic animals in the world have been gathered as the prizes in a challenge of human against nature...read more

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9781595821409, titled "South China Sea: The South China Sea" | Dh Pr, October 1, 2008, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: On a remote South China Sea island, a deadly hunt is underway.

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Product Description: Do you love the sound of a peg leg stomping across a quarterdeck? Or maybe you prefer a parrot on your arm, a strong wind at your back? Adventure, treasure, intrigue, humor, romance, danger — and, yes, plunder! Oh, the Devil does love a pirate — and so do readers everywhere! Swashbuckling from the past into the future and space itself, Fast Ships, Black Sails, edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, presents an incredibly entertaining volume of original stories guaranteed to make you walk and talk like a pirate...read more
By Ann Vandermeer (editor) and Jeff Vandermeer (editor)

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9781597800945 | Nightshade Book, October 1, 2008, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Do you love the sound of a peg leg stomping across a quarterdeck?

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