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The Book of Murder. Author of The Oxford Murders

by Martinez Guillermo

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Published
2008
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Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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$16.95

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New York: Viking Penguin, 2008 The Book of Murder translated from Spanish by Sonia Soto. The author was born in Argentina and has lived in Buenos Aires which is the setting of this murder mystery. It is a chilling crime story in which the line between reality and deception has been erased. A bright, immaculate book.. First Edition, First Printing.… Read more
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Oxford Blood. A Jemima Shore Mystery

by Fraser, Antonia

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297786061
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$38.95

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London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1985 Oxford Blood is the author's fifth novel featuring Jemima Shore Investigator, Antonia Fraser's extremely liberated heroine. The fictional story is set at the Oxford University, Jacket illustration by Mary French .A bright book in a price-intact dust jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.
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No Deals Mr. Bond

by Gardner, John

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1987
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Near Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780224024495
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$89.95

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London: Jonathan Cape and Hodder & Stoughton, 1987 With only the trusted belt of secret weapons specially devised by Q branch, Bond has to fight a terrifying duel in the dark, with all the cards in the hands of his opponents. This is the sixth and by far the best of John Gardner's 007 adventures. Fine ink stroke to… Read more
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The Night-Comers

by Ambler, Eric

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1956
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1956 The author's ninth novel.The Night-Comers published in United States as "State of Siege"The story revolves around a military coup d'etat in South East Asia.Filmed in 1959 as State of Siege.Neatly typewritten name sticker to fep. Small very pale brown spot to the fep that has leached through several leaf edges... not affecting text in any… Read more
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Proof

by Francis, Dick

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780718124816
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$28.95

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London: Michael Joseph, 1984 Tony Beach, wine merchant, knew his scotch, so to be asked to give his opinion of one particular bottle seemed harmless enough, but the bottle contained firewater of a highly-explosive nature. from a harmless Sunday morning party at a racing stable and onwards to the edge of death, Tony came nearer and nearer to a… Read more
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A Shoot on Martha's Vineyard. A Martha's Vineyard Mystery

by Craig Philip R

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1998
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing
ISBN
9780684834542
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$20.00

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New York: Scribner, 1998. Warm, witty, resplendent with the exquisite ambiance of Martha's Vineyard. A Shoot on Martha's Vineyard further confirms author Philip R Craig as a modern master of mystery. "Spending time with author Craig on Martha's Vineyard is the next best thing to vacationing on the island yourself" (from Minneapolis Star Tribune). First Edition, Second Printing. Hard… Read more
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Magic Hour

by Isaacs Susan

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780060165734
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$24.95

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New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 1991. The setting of this book is Long Island. The authors fifth novel is a spellbinding mystery, a scathing social satire and a poignant love story. Very suspenseful and a good read. This book has the look and feel of newness. The condition promises to please. The price remains intact.. First Edition, First Printing.… Read more
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Death In Holy Orders

by James, P.D

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
2001
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Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780676973907
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$35.00

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Toronto: Alfred A Knopf, Canada, 2001. An Adam Dalgliesh Mystery. The setting - the bleak coast of East Anglia, where atop a sweep of low cliffs stands the small theological college of St. Anselm's. Commander Adam Dalgliesh agrees to investigate a death and he no sooner arrives when the college is torn apart by a sacrilegious and horrifying murder.An… Read more
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The Skull Beneath The Skin

by James, P.D

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780886190262
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$35.00

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Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys Publishers, 1982. A novel by P.D.James who previously gave us 'Innocent Blood'. This book features the author's memorable young sleuth Cordelia Gray. P.D. James weaves a novel of relentless suspense that will not fail to satisfy the most demanding of her fans.The Skull Beneath The Skin takes Cordelia on a mysterious mission to… Read more
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The Conspiracy Club

by Kellerman Jonathan. Author of Therapy

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780345452580
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$12.95

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New York: Ballantine Books, 2004. First Mass Market Edition December 2004. An intriguing, gripping plot and complex characters combine for a fast-reading novel of psychological suspense. A taut, densely plotted whodunit about one doctors brush with loss and murder. A new leading man is introduced by the author. An eerie, tantalizing read. This book has a look and… Read more
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Agent In Place

by MacInnes, Helen

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Stated
ISBN
9780151039678
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$40.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1976. Scottish- American author's seventeenth novel. A fascinating plot. This dazzling tale races with suspense and stunning revelations to reach an explosive conclusion, with the end game played out in a deceptively serene, sunny resort on the French Riviera. An exciting espionage thriller written by one of the best in the genre. Gift note… Read more
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The Case Of The Cautious Coquette....The Case Of The Crimson Kiss....The Case Of The Crying Swallow

by Gardner, Erle Stanley

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Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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$32.50

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New York: William Morrow & Co. (c 1949, 1948, 1947) A Perry Mason Story. The Case of the Cautious Coquette, and two other complete novelettes in a single volume. Light off-setting to endpapers. Name to ffep. Pictorial dust jacket ( an interesting shower scene) by Charles Lofgren. A bright book in a bright dust jacket.. Book Club… Read more
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The Toff And The Trip-Trip-Triplets. A Walker Mystery

by Creasey, John

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780802752642
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$28.50

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New York: Walker and Company, 1972. A Walker Mystery, the fifty fifth book in the Toff Series by John Creasey. No sooner had the Honorable Richard Rollison (better known as the Toff) rescued Mary McGee from her abductors than he is confronted with her mirror image - not once, but twice! For it is the McGee triplets… Read more
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The Big Secret

by Colby, Merle

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Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$18.00

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New York: The Viking Press, 1949. The late Merle Colby, native of Lodi, Wis, has been a Washington Relations officer. He penned travel books and historical novels. This story, The Big Secret, focuses on the battle of a young atomic scientist to cut through Washington bureaucracy, red tape and pressure groups in a quest for scientific freedom. The book was… Read more
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Niccolo Rising. The House of Niccolo

by Dunnett, Dorothy

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780394531076
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$22.50

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1986. This historical mystery which comes from a superb Scottish historian, is set in the late fifteenth century European Renaissance. Nicholas de Fleury, a talented boy of uncertain birth rises to the heights of European Merchant Banking and international political intrigue. Nicholas's story unfolds in a historically sumptuous tale, catching up an immense cast of… Read more
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Nobody Lives Forever

by Buchanan, Edna

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780394575513
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$35.00

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New York: Random House, 1990. This Pulitizer Prize winning crime reporter and journalist, makes her fiction debut with a thrilling tale of sex, obsession, and murder.... Like the Miami she knows so well,Edna Buchanan's book is full of weird, crazy and dangerous characters. She is a legend in South Florida. An immaculate copy.. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Near… Read more
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The Ways Of Darkness

by Hayes, Joseph

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688042899
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$18.00

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New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1985. In part, Erskin Caldwell's praise for this book reads : " The Ways of Darkness is an intense novel of suspense combined with a keen perception of human nature that is a satisfying experience to be enjoyed by readers of superior fiction...." Price-intact dust jacket. Aclean, bright copy.. First Edition.… Read more
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The Dark Frontier

by Ambler, Eric

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Revised Edition with New Introduction
ISBN
9780892964130
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$18.00

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New York: The Mysterious Press, 1990. BOMC Edition. Author's first novel written in 1935 first published in 1936. This debut thriller virtually created the modern esponiage story with his ground-breaking series of WW II novels. A bright book in it's bright dust jacket.. Revised Edition with New Introduction. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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The Pangersbourne Murders. A Jeremy Sturrock Mystery

by Jeffreys, J.G

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing
ISBN
9780802755728
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$22.50

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New York: Walker and Company, 1984. A Jeremy Sturrock Mystery. This is the seventh novel featuringJemery Sturrock, a British Bow Street Runner. The Bow Street Runners were the first professional police force founded in 1748 until 1839. In this historical fiction novel, in 1815 Jemery Sturrock, detective is out to solve the mystery surrounding the death of a street… Read more
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The Dancing Man

by Hubbard, P.M

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reissue
ISBN
9780860251682
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$19.95

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Essex: Ian Henry Publications, 1980. Mark Hawkins had to visit an isolated household to collect his vanished brother's belongings and found himself faced with the deepest challenge of his life... A bright price-intact dust jacket. A bright book which promises to please.. Reissue. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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