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Complete set of the Kay Scarpetta series.
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Complete set of the Kay Scarpetta series.: Postmortem; Body of Evidence; All That Remains; Cruel and Unusual; The Body Farm; From Potter's Field; Cause of Death; Unnatural Exposure; Point of Origin; Black Notice; The Last Precinct; Blow Fly; Trace; Predator; Book of the Dead; Scarpetta; The Scarpe

by CORNWELL, Patricia.

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (and Putnams), 1990-2010. First editions, first printings. Each copy signed on the title page by the author. The Cornwell/Scarpetta bookplate is loosely inserted into the first title. Also included with this set is a 14 karat gold Scarpetta lapel pin. This set includes the cook book and all 18 Scarpetta novels published up to 2010. 19 volumes, octavo and quarto. Original cloth backed boards. With dust jackets. One title a trifle shaken, a few corners lightly bumped, some minuscule rubbing to one or two dust jackets but an absolutely exceptional set in the jackets - all entirely unread and remarkably fresh.
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POSTMORTEM: Uncorrected Advance Proof and First Edition
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POSTMORTEM: Uncorrected Advance Proof and First Edition

by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

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First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780684191416
ISBN 10
0684191415
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Covina, California
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The uncorrected advance proof and the first edition, first printing. The latter is a review copy, with the publisher's slip and promotional material laid in. Each is signed by the author ("Patricia D. Cornwell") on the title page. Cornwell's debut novel and the first book in the Dr. Kay Scarpetta series. Based on a series of real-life stranglings in Richmond, Virginia during the summer of 1987, it received the 1991 Edgar Award for Best First Novel. Octavo, two volumes. The uncorrected advance proof is bound in the original pritned yellow paper wrappers. Tiny ink mark to the spine; else fine. The first edition is tight and nearly pristine, with just the slightest hint of edgewear to the dust jacket. Fine.
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Postmortem

Postmortem

by CORNWELL, Patricia

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1990. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Inscribed by the author, her first mystery and first in her Kay Scarpetta series.
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Postmortem

by Cornwell, Patricia

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1st Edition
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LEXINGTON, South Carolina
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1989. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. BOOK FINE/JACKET NEAR FINE. 8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall. Signed by Author. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on a special decorative bookplate. AN EXTREMELY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT, BEAUTIFUL DUSTJACKET IN NEW, GLOSSY BRODART. 1ST PRINTING. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. HANDSOME, COLLECTIBLE COPY OF AUTHOR'S POPULAR FIRST NOVEL.
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POSTMORTEM.

POSTMORTEM.

by CORNWELL, PATRICIA DANIELS

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New York: Scribner, [1990]., 1990. First edition. First edition. Author's first mystery novel. Fine in dust jacket. Introduces chief medical examiner, Dr. Kay Scarpetta. A serial killer is on the loose ... brutalizing and then strangling women, but leaving very few clues. The killer seems to strike randomly, but always on Saturday mornings. With the latest advances in forensic research, Dr. Scarpetta is determined to unmask the maniac. John Creasey Award winner for 1990.
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Postmortem

by Patricia Cornwell

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Edition
First Edition / First Printing
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780684191416
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0684191415
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NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1990. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED. Like New. 1st/1st with full number line beginning with "1". Pre-publication, association edition inscribed by Cornwell with full name on the half-title page to a former co-worker at the Virginia State Laboratory in Richmond Virginia. "To Mary Lea, Best Wishes, Patricia Daniels Cornwell 1989." Book has mild slant from reading otherwise tight with good corners and clean boards. Textblock is clean with no writing, bookplate or marks and not BCE, ex-library or remaindered. Faint foxing to side fore-edges. A bend on page 214 where the page was dog-eared. Dust jacket is unclipped ($16.95) with mild toning to upper flaps. Original seller provided a 1991 VDGS (Virginia Department of General Services) newsletter about their now-famous employee. A lovely copy. Protected in a Brodart Mylar cover. Winner of the 1991 Edgar Award for Best First Novel.
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Postmortem

by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

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1st printing of first Scarpetta mystery
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Hardcover
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First edition 1st printing. A Mystery Introducing Dr. Kay Scarpetta. Fine minus, unread book with just a touch of shelf wear bottom edges and a small, light sopt of binding glue near spine top edges; in a Near Fine jacket that has light rubbing, and a very slight scratch on front panel that can just be seen from certain angles. Beautiful copy of Cornwell's first mystery that has been fully and legibly signed, with middle initial, on the title page.
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Postmortem: A Mystery Introducing Dr. Kay Scarpetta
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Postmortem: A Mystery Introducing Dr. Kay Scarpetta

by Cornwell, Patricia

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9780684191416
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Hamilton, Ontario
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Scribner, 1990-01-09. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Signed. Signed American first edition, first printing. Signed on the title page by author. Contains number line 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10. Virtually no wear to jacket. Jacket is NOT price clipped. Covers are clean and bright. Edges are sharp. No tears or creases. The book itself is in Near Fine condition. The binding is straight and tight. NO remainder mark.We are always buying collectible book collections. Contact us for details. We're happy to provide pictures of any and all books for you, please just ask!
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Postmortem: A Mystery Introducing Dr. Kay Scarpetta
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Postmortem: A Mystery Introducing Dr. Kay Scarpetta

by Cornwell, Patricia

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Scribner. Hardcover. 0684191415 First Edition, First printing. Not inscribed or otherwise marked. Complete # line 10987654321. Dust jacket in protective cover securely wrapped and shipped in a box. . Fine.
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POSTMORTEM [SIGNED]
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POSTMORTEM [SIGNED]

by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

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Uncorrected Advance Proof
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1990. Uncorrected Advance Proof. Softcover. Octavo, 293 pages; VG; bound in yellow/orange paper wraps, black lettering to spine; inscribed on title page by Patricia Cornwell; includes letter from Scribner's to reviewer; shelved case 6. Postmortem is a crime fiction novel by author Patricia Cornwell and is her debut novel. The first book of the Dr. Kay Scarpetta series, it received the 1991 Edgar Award for Best First Novel. [wikipedia]. 1309306. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
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Postmortem

by CORNWELL, Patricia

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New York: Scribner, 1990. First. hardcover. fine/fine. 8vo, cloth backed boards, d.w. N.Y.: Scribner, (1990). First Edition. Fine.<br/><br/> Award winning novel introducing Medical Examiner Kay Scarpetta. Signed "Patricia D. Cornwell" on the title page.<br/><br/>
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POSTMORTEM (Kay Scarpetta Mysteries)
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POSTMORTEM (Kay Scarpetta Mysteries)

by Patricia Cornwell

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Scribners, 1990-01-09. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fine. Signed hardcover, Scribners, First Printing, 1990, ISBN 0684191415. First edition, first printing - with full numberline counting down to 1. Author signature on SEPARATE piece of paper laid in. This is the first printing of the first trade edition, NOT the book club edition or later printing. Patricia Cornwell's first novel, the first in the Kay Scarpetta mystery series. Fine dustjacket - no edgewear, bright and glossy - original price of $16.95 intact on front flap. Very small scuff to middle of front panel. Very Good book, quarter bound red boards with black cloth and silver lettering to spine. Clean and bright inside and out, no markings of any kind. Binding is solid, though with some lean.
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Postmortem

by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

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9780684191416
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NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. As New in As New dust jacket. 1990. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0684191415 . Unread review copy, flat signed by Cornwell on the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 293 pages; Signed by Author .
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by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. 293pp. Cloth backed boards. The author's first novel. A mystery introducing Kay Scarpetta. 1991 Edgar Award winner for best first novel. A particularly attractive fine copy in fine dustjacket with light toning to flaps and a couple of faint creases to front panel. ; Octavo.
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POSTMORTEM

by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1990. First edition. Fine in a like jacket.. First printing of the first book in Patricia Cornwell's long-running mystery series featuring the beloved medical examiner Dr. Kay Scarpetta. The debut installment in Cornwell's best-selling series (now totaling more than 20 titles), which remain noteworthy for their incorporation of accurate and current forensic science. POSTMORTEM won the 1991 Edgar Award for Best First Novel. 8.25" x 5.25" Original quarter black cloth over red boards. In original color unclipped ($16.95) pictorial dust jacket. 293 pages. Bright and sharp overall.
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Postmortem

by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

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First Edition
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Owner's seal on ffep - a pristine copy. First edition of author's first book, "A mystery introducing Dr. Kay Scarpetta" as new in an as new dj, not price clipped. Takes place in Richmond, Virginia; "loosely based on the crimes of Timothy Wilson Spencer" - Wikipedia.
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POSTMORTEM

by Cornwell, Patricia

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Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: SCRIBNERS, 1989. Book. Hardcover. FIRST. A FINE FIRST EDITION IN DJ. Author's first mystery..
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POSTMORTEM

by Cornwell, Patricia

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FIRST
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Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: SCRIBNERS, 1989. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. FIRST. A very good first edition first printing (number line to a one) in very good dj. Slightly cocked some soiling to bottom edge. browning to edge of flaps. Author's first mystery. Author's first mystery..
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Postmortem

by Cornwell, Patricia

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First edition first printing
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St. Catharines, Ontario
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First edition first printing of the first novel in the Dr. Kay Scarpetta series. Has full 10 to 1 number line on the publisher's page. $16.95 price on the top edge of the dustjacket's front summary flap. Light tanning to the inside dustjacket summary and bio flaps. There is a tiny spot of soiling to the outside pages edges. In near fine / near fine condition.
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Postmortem

by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

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First Edition; First Printing
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Paperback
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chicago, Illinois
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New York: Scribner's. 1990. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. Wraps, advance uncorrected proofs, very close to fine, with slightest indentation from a paperclip (can hardly see) and extremely light sunning to spine. The first of the mysteries featuring forensic pathologist Kay Scarpetta. Author's first mystery. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 296 pp .
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