After quite a while resting on my more or less laurels (past listings) it's time to get a move on and put up some more listings. My goal is five books every day from now on. This should be achievable, but not according to my past performance.

These books get listed in three places: on Amazon, Biblio, and Half. Books without ISBNs (older books) generally will not be listed on half. My prices might vary between these three places. Amazon and Half tell me competing prices, so I peg mine on them. Thus, if the lowest price for Deadly Percheron is $98 on Amazon, I might peg mine at $95. If it weren't my only copy maybe I'd be more reasonable. In fact, I think my Biblio listing is more reasonable.

Going forward (and possibly backward), links to titles of books will send you to the main Amazon listing. My listing will be somewhere amidst the other maybe 237 listings. This is where my photo of the book can be seen, which will probably be a better one than the one Amazon features. Half doesn't let me attach my own photo—at least I don't think it does. Photos are also at biblio. Lots of older listings still don't have photos. Nor updated prices.

I've been lousy at selling direct via email. Sorry about that, if you've tried me. Listing through the major portals keeps me honest—also prompt and reliable.

Monday, May 3, 2004

04/28/04 WED:
---Back in stock from Arkham House:
Bloch, Robert FLOWERS FROM THE MOON and Other Lunacies, Arkham House '98, 1st edn, (early stories from Weird Tales and Strange Stories; Price intro), new / dj 25.95

Derleth, August HARRIGAN'S FILE, Arkham House '75, (SF stories), new in dj 15.95

Lovecraft, H.P. AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS, Arkham House, corrected 9th, (2nd in 3-vol. set of definitive Lovecraft; James Turner intro), new in dj 27.95
---DAGON and Other Macabre Tales, Arkham House, corrected 9th printing, (third in 3-vol. set of definitive Lovecraft; Joshi [ed]), T.E.D. Klein intro), new / dj 27.95
---THE DUNWICH HORROR and Others, Arkham House, corrected 11th printing, (definitive texts; S.T. Joshi [ed]; Bloch intro; #1 of 3 vol. set), new in dj 27.95
---THE HORROR IN THE MUSEUM and Other Revisions, Arkham House, Corrected Fifth Printing, (supplementary collection; Joshi [ed]), new in dj 27.95
---MISCELLANEOUS WRITINGS, Arkham House ('95), 1st edn, new in dj 32.95

Malzberg, Barry N. IN THE STONE HOUSE, Arkham House '00, 1st edn, (author's first new collection of short stories in almost 15 years), new in dj 25.95

Smith, Clark Ashton SELECTED LETTERS OF…, Arkham House '03, 1st edn, new in dj 35.95

---Disc Log:
- Palancar EMERGE
- Palancar UNION
- Palancar MOMERATH (2CD)
- Palancar CAUSALITY
---Spacy stuff obtained at behest of customer in Sweden. The discs are too cheap ($7.99 each) to resell (no room for reseller discount), but they do not sound cheap. Planetarium fare and perhaps nothing to focus the mind on except perhaps in altered state.

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