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cover of The Big Sleep

The Big Sleep

by Chandler, Raymond

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1950
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition Thus/Third Printing
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£9.85

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New York: Pocket Books, Inc., 1950. First US Edition Thus/Third Printing. Paperback. Good/N/A. First Pocket Books edition (3rd Printing) and second mass market edition after Avon. Some chips at spine ends and to a lesser degree corners. Edgewear and nicks with a few small creases. Page ends tinted red. Binding nice and solid and interior clean, though a… Read more
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cover of The Devil to Pay

The Devil to Pay

by Queen, Ellery

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition Thus/7th Printing
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£8.21

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New York: Pocket Books, Inc., 1958. First US Edition Thus/7th Printing. Paperback. Very Good/N/A. A beautiful glossy copy with light wear to a few edges/corners. Nice and square with tight binding. Page ends tinted red. Clean interior.
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cover of African Trio - Talatala, Tropic Moon and Aboard the Aquitane

African Trio - Talatala, Tropic Moon and Aboard the Aquitane

by Simenon, Georges

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition Thus/First Printing
ISBN
9780151039555
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£12.32

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1979. First US Edition Thus/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First Edition stated with correct letter sequence denoting first printing. In mauve boards with black spine cloth and silver type. Remainder mark to top page ends. Clean with tight binding. Unclipped jacket ($9.95) with ghost of another price written over. Some scratches to… Read more
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cover of The Longmire Mystery Series(12 Volume Boxed Set)

The Longmire Mystery Series(12 Volume Boxed Set)

by Johnson, Craig

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2016
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Various Printings
ISBN
9781524705930
Item Price
£82.12

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New York: Penguin Books, 2016. Various Printings. Paperback. Very Good/N/A. The 12 volume set in trade paperback. Some light edgewear and creases to front covers at spine from reading. A nice clean and very lightly read set. Box has a few nicks and wear at corners - Very Good. Please note: This is a heavy multi-volume set and… Read more
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cover of The Lives and Times of Bernardo Brown

The Lives and Times of Bernardo Brown

by Household, Geoffrey

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780316374347
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£8.21

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1974. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First American Edition stated. Light blue boards with green cloth and gilt type. Bump to top front corner. Jacket is unclipped ($7.95) with light wear.
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cover of Graham Greene's Classic Tales of Espionage and Suspense: Orient Express; This Gun For Hire; The Ministry of Fear; Our man in Havana

Graham Greene's Classic Tales of Espionage and Suspense: Orient Express; This Gun For Hire; The Ministry of Fear; Our man in Havana

by Greene, Graham

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint Edition
ISBN
9780883657201
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£12.32

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New York: Galahad Books, 1987. Reprint Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. In red boards with gilt to spine. Jacket has some edgewear.
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cover of A Rough Shoot

A Rough Shoot

by Household, Geoffrey

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1951
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
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£9.85

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1951. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good/N/A. First Edition stated. In tan boards with red type. Some edge corner wear. Portion of jacket fornt panel affixed to front board and front flap portion affixed to front pastedown. Apparent ex-library with due date stamps to rfep, but no other signs. Interior clean and binding… Read more
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cover of Hostage: London

Hostage: London

by Household, Geoffrey

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780316374378
Item Price
£8.21

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1977. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First American Edition stated. Orange boards with green spine and silver type. Light wear. Jacket is unclipped ($8.95) with edgewear.
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cover of The Family Lie

The Family Lie

by Simenon, Georges

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1978
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780151562473
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£8.21

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San Diego/New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., 1978. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First American Edition stated with correct letter sequence. In red boards with gilt type. Jacket is price-clipped with edgewear/nicks, scuffing and some microchips to top of spine. 3/4 inch tear to top of rear flap crease with tape on inside.
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cover of The Nightclub

The Nightclub

by Simenon, Georges

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780151655892
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£8.21

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San Diego/New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., 1979. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First American Edition stated with correct letter sequence. In red boards with silver type. Jacket is unclipped ($7.95) with crease to front cover and some scuffing.
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cover of Uncle Charles has Locked Himself In

Uncle Charles has Locked Himself In

by Simenon, Georges

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780151926855
Item Price
£9.85

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San Diego/New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., 1987. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First Edition stated with correct letter line A-D. A beautiful copy in black boards and spine cloth with gilt. Obviously unread as stiff binding. Jacket is unclipped.
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cover of The Man with the Little Dog

The Man with the Little Dog

by Simenon, Georges

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780151569335
Item Price
£8.21

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San Diego/New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., 1989. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First US Edition stated with correct letter sequence A-D. In orange boards with gree spine cloth and gitl. Jaclet is unclipped. Remainder mark to bottom page ends.
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cover of No Vacation for Maigret (Maigret on Holiday)

No Vacation for Maigret (Maigret on Holiday)

by Simenon, Georges

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1953
Condition
Fair
Edition
First US Edition Thus
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Garden City: Crime Club/Doubleday , 1953. First US Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fair/N/A. In grey textured boards. Likely an ex-library with tape shadows to tops and bottoms of boards and stamps, adhesive stains to endpapers. Paper is brittle and tanned.
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cover of Violent Ends

Violent Ends

by Simenon, Georges

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1954
Condition
Good
Edition
First UK Edition/1st Printing
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£12.32

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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1954. First UK Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Good/N/A. In blue cloth with dulling gilt to spine. Fading to spine which is cocked, some soiling and dinged corners. Light foxing to first and last few pages, otherwise clean with tight binding. In plastic book protector adhered to pastedowns.
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cover of Lost Moorings

Lost Moorings

by Simenon, Georges

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1948
Condition
Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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£9.85

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London: Thriller Book Club, 1948. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Good/N/A. In red boards with dulled gilt to spine. Bumped corners and tanned pages. Small bit of writing and stamp to top of front pastedown. No jacket.
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cover of The Fate of the Malous and Account Unsettled

The Fate of the Malous and Account Unsettled

by Simenon, Georges

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1962
Condition
Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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London: Companion Book Club, 1962. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Good/N/A. In tan boards with green title panel and gilt to spine. Tinted top page ends and foxing to front and bottom page ends. In plastic sleeve protector which is taped to pastedowns and adhered to bottom of spine. Interior clean and binding solid. No jacket.
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cover of Uncle Charles

Uncle Charles

by Simenon, Georges

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1988
Condition
Good
Edition
First UK Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780241123362
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£8.21

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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1988. First UK Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Good/N/A. In blue boards with gilt type. Three of four corners dinged/bumped. In plastic book protector taped to pastedowns and bottom of spine. No jacket.
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cover of Inquest on Bouvet

Inquest on Bouvet

by Simenon, Georges

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First UK Edition/1st Printing
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£12.32

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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1958. First UK Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/N/A. In red boards with gilt to spine and apparent bump to heel. Tape shadows to tops and bottoms of ffep and rfep. No jacket.
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cover of Homicide Trinity: A Nero Wolfe Threesome

Homicide Trinity: A Nero Wolfe Threesome

by Stout, Rex

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1962
Condition
Fair
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
Item Price
£16.42

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New York: Viking, 1962. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fair/N/A. In blue cloth with pink type to spine, not plc binding. Spine and front board heavily faded and rubbing through cloth at corners and spine ends. Large bookplate to ffep and remnants of paper to pastedowns where jacket was previously attached. No jacket.
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cover of If Death Ever Slept

If Death Ever Slept

by Stout, Rex

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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£8.21

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New York: Viking, 1957. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Good/N/A. In yellow boards with black type and light blue tinted top page ends. Wear to spine ends and corners, the front ones of which are dinged. Light foxing to page ends and tanned endpapers. No jacket. Book is protected in mylar which is adhered at pastedowns.
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