Sign In | Register

Medieval Mysteries From Old Saratoga Books


RECENT ARRIVALS


Poison for the Prince
seller photo

Poison for the Prince

By Eyre, Elizabeth

NY: Harcourt, Brace & Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. 0151725403 . Jacket art by Cheryl Griesbach and Stanley Martucci. The third mystery featuring Sigismondo, the courtier, mercenary and sleuth. ; 309 pages .

$8.00

The Raven in the Foregate
seller photo

The Raven in the Foregate

By Peters, Ellis

London: Macmillan. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. 0333407199 . Signed by the late Edith Pargeter, using her pseudonym, Ellis Peters, on the title page. Pages toned. The twelfth novel in the bestselling Brother Cadfael historical mystery series, in which our hero, a 12th century English monk and herbalist, investigates the Christmas Day drowning of a detested priest in the abbey mill pool. Ev; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 201 pages; Signed by Author .

$80.00

The Nicholas Feast:   A Gil Cunningham Murder Mystery
seller photo

The Nicholas Feast: A Gil Cunningham Murder Mystery

By McIntosh, Pat

NT: Carroll & Graf. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.. 2005. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0786715707 . 15th century professor Gil Cunningham attends the Glasgow University Arts Faculty feast, but a corpse in the coal house interrupts the jollity and he must ferret out the murderer. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages .

$12.00

A Time for the Death of a King
seller photo

A Time for the Death of a King

By Dukthas, Ann; [P. C. Doherty]

NY: St. Martin's Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket scuffed.. 1994. First Printing. Hardcover. 0312114397 . The first book in an historical mystery series written by author P. C. Doherty under his pseudonym Ann Dukthas. His immortal scholar-sleuth, Nicholas Segalla, investigates whether Mary, Queen of Scots murdered her philandering husband, Lord Darnley. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 226 pages .

$11.00

Red Slayer: Being the Second of the Sorrowful Mysteries of Brother  Athelstan
seller photo

Red Slayer: Being the Second of the Sorrowful Mysteries of Brother Athelstan

By Harding, Paul; Harding, Paul T. ; Doherty, P. C.

NY: William Morrow and Company, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.. 1992. First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0688125697 . Dominican monk Brother Athelstan helps the poor of 14th century London and helps the coroner investigate murder. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 283 pages .

$17.00

A Mystery of Errors
seller photo

A Mystery of Errors

By Hawke, Simon

NY: Forge. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; A mystery in which the redoubtable . William Shakespeare and his ostler buddy Smythe are swept up in a . complicated knot of love and murder. The first installment in the . Shakespeare & Smythe mystery series. Jacket scuffed, else a clean, tight . copy.. 2000. First Printing. Hardcover. 0312873727 . Shakespeare & Smythe Mystery; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

$12.00

The Potter's Field
seller photo

The Potter's Field

By Peters, Ellis; Pargeter, Edith

NY: The Mysterious Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; The seventeenth novel in Peters' . excellent Brother Cadfael mystery series, featuring the 12th century . herbalist and monk. Jacket art by Bascove. Author photo on rear jacket . flap. Jacket lightly scuffed, else a clean, tight and bright copy.. 1990. First Printing. Hardcover. 0892964197 . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

$11.00

The Poisoned Serpent
seller photo

The Poisoned Serpent

By Wolf, Joan

NY: Harpercollins. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; The author's second medieval mystery, . set in twelfth century England, involving murder and aristocratic . jockeying among the Norman earls. Remainder mark on page bottoms, else a . clean, tight copy.. 2000. First Printing. Hardcover. 0060192399 . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 285 pages .

$9.00

The Bone-Pedlar
seller photo

The Bone-Pedlar

By Hamilton, Sylvian

London: Orion. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Author-signed book plate on front free . endpaper. The late author's first book, a medieval mystery set in a . thirteenth century English monastery which produces a bestselling line of . holy relics. Our story commences as the Hallowdene monks are boiling the . bones of their former bishop. Author photo on rear jacket flap. Jacket . very lightly scuffed, else a clean, tight copy.. 2000. First Printing. Hardcover. 0752832603 . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 264 pages; Signed by Author .

$30.00