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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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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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SACKETT

by L'Amour, Louis

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Published
1961
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Very Good
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£23.65

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New York: Bantam Books, 1961. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Vintage Paperback -- Bantam A2236: An early novel from L'Amour's celebrated western series featuring the Sackett family. This one is about Tell Sackett, brother of Tye Sackett, the Mora gunfighter. Tell had to leave Texas after killing a man in a gunfight and now, in "high, lonesome country"… Read more
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THE HARD HOMESTEADER

by Fox, Clayton

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Published
1963
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Good Plus to Very Good
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£7.60

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New York: Avon Books, 1963. Mass Market Paperback. Good Plus to Very Good. Vintage Paperback - Avon F-189: Western writer Fox's story of a rich, empire-builiding, ranch owner's attempt to drive an upstart homesteader off unused and unusable land and the stubborn, solitary homesteader, who was a former rancher and town marshall. Mass market paperback. First printing, first… Read more
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BEYOND THE STARS

by Cummings, Ray (Raymond King Cummings)

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Published
1963
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Very Good
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New York: Ace Books, Inc., 1963. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Cummings is widely regarded as one of the founders of pulp fiction sci-fi and fantasy in the early 20th century, publishing well over 700 short stories and novels between 1919 and 1950. His later novels are often re-worked versions of earlier stories. "Beyond The Stars" was originally… Read more
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THE AMERICAN HERITAGE SHORT HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR

by Catton, Bruce

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Published
1963
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Very Good to Near Fine
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First Edition.
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£11.82

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New York: Dell, 1963. First Edition. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good to Near Fine. Vintage Paperback, Dell Laurel Leaf Library 0112. Catton, senior editor at American Heritage Publishing and the Pulitzer Prize winning author of numerous books on the Civil War, published this concise, fast-paced narrative of the Civil War during the War's centennial anniversary years as… Read more
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THE PINK CAMELLIA

by Bailey, Temple

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Published
1947
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About Very Good
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First Edition.
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New York: Dell, 1947. First Edition. . Mass Market Paperback. About Very Good. Vintage Paperback: Dell Mapback 178. A Romance novel set on an estate in Maryland and featuring Cecily Merryman, newly employed as a "companion" to the wealthy Mrs. Blair Marburg, a bitter, jealous and frightened invalid, in a houseful of people with a variety of selfish… Read more
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LONG REMEMBER

by Kantor, MacKinlay

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Published
1952
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About Very Good
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First Edition.
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New York: Bantam Books, 1952. First Edition. . Mass Market Paperback. About Very Good. Vintage Paperback: Bantam Giant A1008. Kantor, a popular, bestselling author of the mid-20th century, is best known today for his Civil War novels, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning, "Andersonville," about the infamous Confederate prisoner-of-war camp. "Long Remember," his first Civil War novel, originally published in… Read more
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BORDEN CHANTRY

by L'Amour, Louis

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Published
1977
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Good Plus to Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780553111491
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£8.45

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New York: Bantam Books, 1977. First Edition. . Mass Market Paperback. Good Plus to Very Good. Bantam 11149; L'Amour's story of Borden Chantry, marshall in a two-bit cowtown, faced with finding a mysterious killer who had, at last count, murdered five men in cold blood and was probably already thinking about number six. Paperback Original, True First Printing,… Read more
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PASSIN' THROUGH

by L'Amour, Louis

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Published
1985
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Very Good to Near Fine
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First Edition.
ISBN
9780553253207
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£8.87

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New York: Bantam Books, 1985. First Edition. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good to Near Fine. Bantam - 253204. A late novel from the most prolific and bestselling Western genre writer of all time. The story of a loner, drifting through Colorado, who stopped for a drink in the wrong bar in the wrong town and killed the… Read more
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OUTLAWS OF THE MOON

by Hamilton, Edmund

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Published
1960
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Near Fine to Fine
Edition
First Printing, First Paperback Edition.
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£13.94

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New York: Popular Library, 1960. First Printing, First Paperback Edition. . Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine to Fine. Vintage Paperback, Popular Library 60-2399: The 5th book in Hamilton's Captain Future series, originally published in the pulp fiction mags in the 1940s-'50s. In this one, Captain Future and his Futuremen have gone missing and a corrupt scientist takes the… Read more
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DECISIVE BATTLES OF THE CIVIL WAR

by Mitchell, Joseph B., Lt. Col.

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Published
1962
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Very Good to Near Fine
Edition
First Printing, First Edition Thus.
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£10.14

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Greenwich, CN: Fawcett Publications, Inc., 1962. First Printing, First Edition Thus. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good to Near Fine/No Jacket. Vintage Paperback: Fawcett Premier P664. Of the hundreds of books about the U.S. Civil War, this volume by Col. Mitchell most effectively charts the battle-by-battle progress of the war. With its series of 35 maps designed by… Read more
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THE DIAMOND SMUGGLERS

by Fleming, Ian

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Published
1964
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Near Fine to Fine
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First Printing, First Edition Thus.
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New York: Collier Books, 1964. First Printing, First Edition Thus. . Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine to Fine. Vintage Paperback, Collier AS 554 V; Originally published in 1957 as a series of articles in the London Sunday Times, this book is Fleming's True Crime account of South African diamond smuggling netting $30 million a year until the Diamond… Read more
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PIGEON FEATHERS and Other Stories

by Updike, John

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Published
1963
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Good Plus to Very Good
Edition
First Printing, First Edition Thus.
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£6.33

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New York: Fawcett Crest Books, 1963. First Printing, First Edition Thus. . Mass Market Paperback. Good Plus to Very Good. Vintage Paperback, Fawcett Crest T1224; Updike's second collection of short stories, most previously published in The New Yorker magazine in the 1950s and '60s; a small patch of ballpoint ink covering a name or price in the upper… Read more
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DANGLING MAN

by Bellow, Saul

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Published
1965
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Good Plus to Very Good
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First Printing, First Edition Thus.
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£6.12

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New York: Signet/New American Library, 1965. First Printing, First Edition Thus. . Mass Market Paperback. Good Plus to Very Good. Vintage Paperback, Signet P2625; one of the early works from the award-winning Bellow, this novel, set in 1942 Chicago, features Joseph, a young man who has cut himself off from his wife, his work, his family and friends,… Read more
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THEY CAME TO BAGHDAD

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1965
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Good Plus to Very Good
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First Printing, First Edition Thus.
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New York: Dell, 1965. First Printing, First Edition Thus. . Mass Market Paperback. Good Plus to Very Good. Vintage Paperback, Dell 8700; Christie's 1950s novel featuring a secret agent trying to confirm rumors of espionage; a quiet, mild-mannered man planning world-wide destruction; and a cute, little typist from London whose meeting with her lover suddenly included intrigue and… Read more
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PROTOCOL FOR A KIDNAPPING

by Bleeck, Oliver (Ross Thomas)

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Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine to Fine
Edition
First Printing, First Paperback Edition.
ISBN
9780671775490
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£21.12

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New York: Pocket Books, 1972. First Printing, First Paperback Edition. . Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine to Fine. Vintage Paperback, Pocket Books 77549; the second novel featuring Philip St. Ives, professional international "go-between," this time negotiating the swap of a U.S. ambassador for $1 million plus the release of a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet; the text is clean, tight,… Read more
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THE FANATIC

by Levin, Meyer

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Published
1965
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Near Fine to Fine
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First Printing, First Paperback Edition.
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New York: Pocket Books, 1965. First Printing, First Paperback Edition. . Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine to Fine. Vintage Paperback, Pocket Books Cardinal Edition 75054; Levin, the award-winning author of "Compulsion," considered by many to be the most significant American Jewish writer of the first half of the 20th century, made his tenth novel the story of one… Read more
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THE PIPER ON THE MOUNTAIN

by Peters, Ellis (Edith Pargeter)

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Published
1968
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Near Fine to Fine
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First Printing, First Paperback Edition.
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New York: Lancer Books, 1968. First Printing, First Paperback Edition. . Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine to Fine. Vintage Paperback, Lancer 73-648; Peters is best known for her Brother Cadfaels historical mystery series but this novel, the fifth in her contemporary mystery-thriller series featuring English Police Inspector George Felse, shows equally well the craft that made her a… Read more
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DOUBLE DOUBLE

by Queen, Ellery (Frederic Dannay & Manfred Lee)

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Published
1965
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Very Good to Near Fine
Edition
First Printing, First Edition Thus.
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£7.18

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New York: Dell Publishing Co. Inc., 1965. First Printing, First Edition Thus. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good to Near Fine. Vintage Paperback, Dell 2140; a later mystery by Dannay & Lee, the original Ellery Queen authors, in which Queen returns to the small town he thought he was done with to hunt down a serial killer; First… Read more
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DAY OF THE GUNS

by Spillane, Mickey

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Published
1965
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Very Good to Near Fine
Edition
First Printing, First Paperback Edition.
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£9.92

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New York: New American Library, 1965. First Printing, First Paperback Edition. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good to Near Fine. Vintage Paperback, Signet D2643; the first of Spillane's Tiger Mann spy thriller series, which represents a comeback attempt of sorts after he ended the run of his earlier bestselling Mike Hammer private detective mystery series. It would have… Read more
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