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MIDNIGHT PLUS ONE

by Lyall, Gavin

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Published
1966
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Very Good to Near Fine
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First Printing, First U.S. PB Edition.
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£6.55

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New York: Dell, 1966. First Printing, First U.S. PB Edition. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good to Near Fine. Vintage paperback, Dell 5610; a novel of international intrigue and suspense by an underappreciated British master of the genre; one-reader text is clean, tight, square, slightly age-tanned; black pictorial wrappers show small indentation (less than dime-size) near outside edge… Read more
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WITHOUT WARNING

by Birmingham, John

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Published
2009
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Very Good
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First Edition, First Printing.
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£11.82

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New York: Del Rey/Random House, 2009. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The first book in this award-winning Australian author's "Without Warning" alternate fiction trilogy. On March 14, 2003, a wave of immense, inexplicable energy obliterates most of the continental U.S., Mexico and southern Canada. Nations around the world must face a new reality without… Read more
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CRIME NOVELS: AMERICAN NOIR OF THE 1950s

by Polito, Robert, Editor

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing.
ISBN
9781883011499
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£18.16

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New York: The Library of America, 1997. First Edition, Second Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Five outstanding classic crime novels from mid-20th century, works that evolved out of the hardboiled pulp fiction of the 1930s and '40s to transcend the noir genre -- Jim Thompson, "The Killer Inside Me;" Patricia Highsmith, "The Talented Mr. Ripley;" Charles Willeford, "Pick-Up;"… Read more
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A DARKER JUSTICE

by Bissell, Sallie

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Published
2002
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Fine
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First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9780553801316
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£10.14

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New York: Bantam Books, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. The second novel from a writer still new to the crime-thriller ranks. Her first, "In The Forest of Harm," won critical praise for its complexity of characters and credibility of plot, and "A Darker Justice" delivers more of the same. It features Assistant District Attorney… Read more
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NAMELESS NIGHT

by Ford, G. M.

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Published
2008
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Fine
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First Edition, First Printing.
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New York: HarperCollins, 2008. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. After his bestselling crime-thriller series featuring PI Leo Waterman and rogue journalist Frank Corso, this is Ford's first free-standing novel. Found near death in a railroad car, a man with no name and no past he can remember has spent the last seven years in a group… Read more
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BLACK RIVER

by Ford, G. M.

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Published
2002
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Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9780380978748
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£16.89

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New York: HarperCollins, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The second novel in Ford's bestselling crime-thriller series featuring rogue journalist, Frank Corso, now a reclusive true crime writer. This time Corso is attending the closed-court trial of West Coast crime boss, Nicolas Balagula, charged with sixty-three counts of murder and likely to beat the charges until… Read more
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KILL ME

by White, Stephen

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Published
2006
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Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9780525949305
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£16.68

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New York: Dutton Penguin, 2006. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. The bestselling White's fourteenth novel is this suspense-thriller featuring Colorado psychologist Alan Gregory facing a man who's playing a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse,slowly revealing a progression of deadly secrets while trying to control how the game will end. Boards and text are clean and unmarked,… Read more
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27

by Diehl, William

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing.
ISBN
9780394568485
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£8.23

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New York: Villard Books, 1990. First Edition, Second Printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The fifth of Diehl's thrillers is this historical spy-thriller set in the months just prior to World War II. The Nazis have recruited an actor whom they believe is the perfect spy for a mission known only as "27." Hunting the perfect spy is… Read more
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SPRINGS OF VIOLENCE

by Lindall, Edward

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Published
1963
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About Very Good
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First Printing, First U.S. Edition.
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£12.46

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New York: William Morrow & Co., 1963. First Printing, First U.S. Edition. . Hardcover. About Very Good/Good Plus. This Australian journalist's second novel will have the flavor of a modern western for American readers. Set in the Australian outback, it features Dick Maitland, an American geologist prospecting for oil, who runs head-on into a cattle rancher playing dictator.… Read more
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DRAMA CITY

by Pelecanos, George

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Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9780316608213
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£14.99

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New York: Little, Brown & Co., 2005. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Pelecanos' thirteenth crime-thriller novel is set like his others in the Washington, D.C. It features Lorenzo Brown, a Humane Society officer on probation and trying hard to stay out of trouble, and his probation officer, Rachel Lopez, who spends her days helping Lorenzo and… Read more
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VEIL

by Chesbro, George C.

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Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9780892961597
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£14.15

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New York: Mysterious Press, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Chesbro's seventh novel is this spy-thriller set in the near future. It features Veil Lendry, whose childhood brain infection left him with the ability to dream with perfect clarity into the minds of other men. Lendry left his work with the CIA to pursue… Read more
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THE MAGICIAN'S WIFE

by Cain, James M.

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Published
1965
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Fair To Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
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£10.77

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New York: The Dial Press, 1965. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Fair To Good/Good. A late novel from the legendary author of "Double Indemnity" and "The Postman Always Rings Twice," a suspense-thriller featuring Clay Lockwood, a business executive who finds himself in a love-hate relationship with Sally Alexis, the wife of a professional magician and the daughter… Read more
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RED CAT

by Spiegelman, Peter

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Published
2007
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Fine
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First Edition, First Printing.
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New York: Knopf, 2007. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. The third novel in Spiegelman's mystery-thriller series featuring New York City private detective John March, the black sheep of a conservative merchant banking family, hired this time by his older brother to cover up his adultery and stop the woman who's threatening to wreck his marriage… Read more
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LITTLE BLACK DRESS

by Estleman, Loren D.

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Published
2005
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Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9780765308948
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New York: Tom Doherty Associates, Inc., 2005. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The fifth novel in the award-winning Estleman's mystery-crime series featuring hit man Peter Macklin, now retired and recently married, his big worry being getting along with his new mother in law. But his mother in law's boyfriend is the spotter for a gang of… Read more
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BROKENCLAW

by Gardner, John

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9780399135415
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£16.68

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1990. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. Gardner's ninth addition to the James Bond canon features 007 on vacation in San Francisco only to find himself tricked by M into tracking down Brokenclaw, the half-Blackfoot Indian, half-Chinese ruler of the city's underworld, who is now believed to be the mastermind behind… Read more
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THE EAGLE HAS FLOWN

by Higgins, Jack (Harry Patterson)

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
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9780671724580
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1991. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/Fine. The sequel to Higgins' bestselling WWII thriller, "The Eagle Has Landed," the story of a Hitler plot to kidnap or kill Winston Churchill that was very nearly successful. Now it's learned the German Colonel who led the failed attempt, thought to have been killed,… Read more
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STORM WARNING

by Higgins, Jack (Harry Patterson)

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing, First U.S. Edition.
ISBN
9780030177613
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£12.04

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New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1976. First Printing, First U.S. Edition. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. An early World War II adventure from the author of "The Eagle Has Landed" featuring the crew and passengers of a 19th century sailing ship, the Deutschland, leaving Brazil in August, 1944, for a roundevous with destiny a month later in… Read more
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OLD BOYS

by McCarry, Charles

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Published
2004
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Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9781585675456
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£14.99

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Woodstock, NY: The Overlook Press, 2004. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The 10th novel by this acknowledged master of the spy-thriller genre features the disappearance of Paul Christopher, legendary CIA intelligence officer, now 70 and retired, from his home in Washington, D.C., followed by the return of his ashes from China some months later. However, his… Read more
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THE DEFECTION OF A.J. LEWINTER

by Littell, Robert

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing, First Edition Thus.
ISBN
9781585673476
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Woodstock, NY: The Overlook Press, 2002. First Printing, First Edition Thus. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A re-issue of Littell's first novel, originally published in 1973, which won a Gold Dagger Award and established Littell as a master craftsman of the spy thriller, confirmed by his subsequent work including "The Company," "The Amateur" and "Walking Back The Cat." Boards and… Read more
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THE SWISS ACCOUNT

by Erdman, Paul E.

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9780312853211
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£10.77

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New York: Tom Doherty Associates, Inc., 1992. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/Fine. Erdman combines history and fiction in this spy thriller set in Switzerland during World War II as U.S. spymaster, Allen Dulles, trying to block the withdrawal of Nazi gold from Swiss banks, sends a team of agents on a near-suicide mission into Bavaria.… Read more
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