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The Godwulf Manuscript
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The Godwulf Manuscript

By Parker, Robert B.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1974. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A spot of rubbing to the bottom page edges. Very little age toning to the dust jacket, and just a touch of darkening to the spine. Topstain solid. Professional tape repair to the reverse of the dust jacket. Publisher's price of $5.95 on the front flap. A presentable copy of the first Spenser novel, where he tries to recover a stolen manuscript on behalf of a Boston university. ; 186 pages .

$400.00

Booked to Die
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Booked to Die

By Dunning, John

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1992. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0684193833 . Signed by Dunning to a Denver bookseller, "To Ginny---who keeps the faith at the good old TC. Best, John Dunning. 1-19-92." A bump to the bottom corner. The first mystery to feature Cliff Janeway, former Denver detective turned bookseller. ; Signed by Author .

$659.00

The Archivist (Includes Signed Advance Reading Copy)
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The Archivist (Includes Signed Advance Reading Copy)

By Cooley, Martha

Boston: Little, Brown & Company. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1998. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0316158720 . Signed by Cooley on the title page. A first novel about loss, crises of faith and resolution amidst the quest for a collection of T. S. Eliot letters. A signed Advance Reading Copy in illustrated covers is included.; Signed by Author .

$40.00

Lost in a Good Book

By Fforde, Jasper

New York: Viking. Near Fine. 2003. First American Edition; First Printing. Softcover. An Uncorrected Proof in illustrated wrappers with publisher's letter laid in. Thursday Next, who literally jumps into books to do her detective work, must locate a surprise enemy in Poe's "The Raven" to save her beloved. .

$25.00

The Secret of Lost Things
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The Secret of Lost Things

By Hay, Sheridan

London: Fourth Estate. Very Good in Fine dust jacket. 2007. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780007243914 . Signed and dated by Hay on the front free endpaper. Foxing to the page edges. A coming-of-age story set in a New York City bookshop that bears more than a passing resemblance to the Strand (where native Australian Hay was once employed). A first novel.; Signed by Author .

$20.00

Hound
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Hound

By McCaffrey, Vincent

Easthampton, MA: Small Beer Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2009. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9781931520591 . Signed by McCaffrey on the title page. Boston bibliophile Henry Sullivan, who leads a lonely life in pursuit of rare books, attracts police attention after the strangulation murder of Morgan Johnson, the widow of a renowned literary agent and Sullivan's former lover. ; 271 pages; Signed by Author .

$19.00

Overbooked in Arizona
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Overbooked in Arizona

By Gottlieb, Samuel H.

Scottsdale, Arizona: Camelback Gallery. Fine in a Fine dust jacket. 1994. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0963996614 . Copy number 202 of 501 copies numbered and signed by Gottleib, and by the illustrator Joe Servello. Fine in dust jacket and issued in a slipcase. Originally published as a trade paperback. The slipcase is lightly rubbed. Signed by Author & Illustrator.

$25.00

Polo in the Rough
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Polo in the Rough

By Kennealy, Jerry

New York: St. Martin's Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1989. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0312029640 . Signed by Kennealy on the title page. A small closed tear to the top of the front panel, and foxing to the page edges. Jack Slate, author of numerous exposes, is set to participate in a golf tournament while working on his explosive new book, and when he dies in a plane crash, Nick Polo must find the missing manuscript. ; 181 pages; Signed by Author .

$13.00

Publish and Perish
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Publish and Perish

By Nevins, Francis M

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1975. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0399116044 . Inscribed on the dedication page to noted Sherlockiana collector Marv Epstein, "For Marv Epstein who twisted my arm. Mike Nevins." Top corner lightly bumped. Two closed tears to the front panel, and light creasing to the flaps. Law professor/detective Loren Mensing becomes involved when a well-known writer, for whom he had drawn a will, dies mysteriously. The first book in the series from this Edgar Award-winning author. ; Red Mask Mystery; 182 pages; Signed by Author .

$23.00