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A Study in Scarlet: A Novel

by Doyle, Arthur Conan

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$180.00

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New York: The Mershon Company Publishers. Hardcover. Unauthorized edition from 1897 (as per Christmas inscription on the front free endpaper). Predates the editions by this publisher mentioned in Green and Gibson by two years. Blue pictorial cloth stamped in red on the front, and in red and gold on the spine. The first Sherlock Holmes novel. Contemporary name and… Read more
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The Dead Don't Care

by Latimer, Jonathan

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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1987
Edition
First Edition
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$18.00

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Harpenden, UK: No Exit Press, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. 220pp. Cloth. The first mystery featuring Bill Crane. Usual toning to text block. A near fine copy in near fine dustjacket. ; Octavo.
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The Three Hostages

by Buchan, John

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Published
1946
Edition
First Edition
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$42.00

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New York: Bantam Books, 1946. First Edition. Paperback. Bantam Books 31. Pictorial endpapers. Lamination starting to peel on the edges. A very good+ copy. ; Small octavo.
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$42.00
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One More Unfortunate. (Bantam Review Copy)

by Lustgarten, Edgar

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Published
1949
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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New York: Bantam Books, 1949. First Edition. Paperback. Bantam review copy. Bantam Book 261. Originally published in the UK as A Case to Answer. Publisher's slip with stamped date of publication laid in. A bright, fine copy. Cover art by Bern Safran. In Hubin, 1994, p. 517. ; Small octavo.
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$150.00
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All for the Love of a Lady. (Bantam Review Copy)

by Ford, Leslie (Zenith Jones Brown)

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Published
1949
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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New York: Bantam Books, 1949. First Edition. Paperback. Bantam review copy. Bantam Book 359. Publisher's slip with stamped date of publication laid in. A bright, fine copy. Cover art by Schacker.; Small octavo.
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Norfolk, VA: Crippen & Landru Publishers, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. 349, [8]pp. Clothbound. Edition limited to 400 numbered copies of which this is #389. Signed by the editor Tom Nolan and the cover designer Jeff Wong on the limitation page which includes a facsimile signature of the author. Collects twelve stories and eleven case notes. Comes with the separately… Read more
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$300.00
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We All Killed Grandma

by Brown, Fredric

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Published
1953
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First Edition
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$30.00

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New York: Bantam Books, 1953. First Edition. Paperback. Bantam Books 1176. First paperback publication. Mild spine slant, a few light creases and rubbing to covers. About very good. ; Small octavo.
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The Doctor of Pimlico, Being the Disclosure of a Great Crime

by Le Queux, William

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Published
1920
Edition
First US Edition
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$60.00

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New York: The Macaulay Company, 1920. First US Edition. Hardcover. 322pp. Green cloth stamped in dark brown on the front panel and the spine panel. Light foxing to the edges, tiny indentation to the spine head. Still a bright, fine copy. In Hubin, 1994, p. 496. ; Octavo.
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$60.00
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Wolf in the Shadows. (Signed and Inscribed Copy)

by Muller, Marcia

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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1993
Edition
First Edition
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$42.00

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New York: The Mysterious Press, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. 356pp. Cloth backed boards. Signed and inscribed by Marcia Muller on the title page. A Sharon McCone mystery. A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; Octavo; Signed by Author.
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Trophies and Dead Things. (Signed Copy)

by Muller, Marcia

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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1990
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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New York: The Mysterious Press, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. 266pp. Cloth backed boards. Signed by Marcia Muller on the half title page. A Sharon McCone mystery. Tiny manifacturing defect to head of spine. A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; Octavo; Signed by Author.
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Dark Star. (Signed Copy)

by Muller, Marcia

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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1989
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312028978
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$48.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. 212pp. Boards. Signed by Marcia Muller on the front free endpaper. The third and final mystery featuring Joanna Stark. Light toning to pages. A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; Octavo; Signed by Author.
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$48.00
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Crossfire

by Miyabe, Miyuki

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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
2005
Edition
First US Edition
ISBN
9784770029935
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$30.00

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Tokyo / New York / London: Kodansha International, 2005. First US Edition. Softcover. Advance Reading Copy. 404pp. A thriller featuring two women: a veteran cop and a firestarter. Light wear to covers. A very good+ copy. ; Octavo.
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La pietra verde. (The Green Stone)

by Blanc, Suzanne

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Published
1962
Edition
First Italian Edition
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$30.00

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Milano: Garzanti, 1962. First Italian Edition. Hardcover. Serie Gialla #223. 170pp. Cloth. Text in Italian. Translated by Mario Lamberti. Light wear to extremities, mild toning to text block. A very good+ copy in very good dustjacket with some edge wear and toning, especially to spine panel. ; Octavo.
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The League of Frightened Men

by Stout, Rex

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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1942
Edition
First Edition
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$48.00

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New York: Avon Book Company, 1942. First Edition. Pictorial wrappers. Avon Pocket-Size Book #20. The second Nero Wolfe mystery. Reading crease to covers, two minor creases to back cover, slight spine slant. A very good+ copy, better than usually found. ; Small octavo.
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The Name of the Rose

by Eco, Umberto

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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
2001
Edition
First Edition
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$108.00

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London: The Folio Society, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Illustrated by Packer, Neil. The author's first novel. v, 499pp. Red decorated cloth stamped in gold and white on the front panel, the spine panel, and the rear panel. Decorated endpapers. Color illustrations by Neil Packer. A mystery set in an Italian monastery in the middle ages. 1981 winner of the… Read more
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$108.00
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The Metal Monster

by Merritt, Abraham

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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1946
Edition
First Edition
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$120.00

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New York: Avon Book Company, 1946. First Edition. Pictorial wrappers. Murder Mystery Monthly #41. 203pp + [1]p of publisher's advertisements. Short, faint crease to front cover, short, closed tear to the edge of one of the leaves, text block mildly toned. A bright, near fine copy. Uncommon in this condition. ; Octavo.
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$120.00
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Creep, Shadow Creep!

by Merritt, Abraham

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Published
1942
Edition
First Edition
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$90.00

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New York: Avon Book Company, 1942. First Edition. Pictorial wrappers. Illustrated by Frost, William. Murder Mystery Monthly #11. 188pp + [2]pp of publisher's advertisements.With illustrations by William Frost. Light wear to covers tiny tears to the fore edge of a couple of leaves, small pen scribble on back cover, text block mildly toned. A bright, near fine copy. Uncommon… Read more
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The Counter Spy Murders. (Dark Duet)

by Cheyney, Peter

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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1944
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First Edition
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$90.00

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New York: Avon Book Company, 1944. First Edition. Pictorial wrappers. Murder Mystery Monthly #21. 168pp. Tiny closed tear to the lower edge of the front cover, text block mildly toned. A bright, near fine copy, much better than usually found. ; Octavo.
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$90.00
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They Never Say When!

by Cheyney, Peter

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Published
1946
Edition
First Edition
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$60.00

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New York: Avon Book Company, 1946. First Edition. Pictorial wrappers. Murder Mystery Monthly #36. 202pp + [4]pp of publisher's advertisements. Light wear to covers, text block mildly toned. A bright, near fine copy, much better than usually found. ; Octavo.
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The Ace of Knaves: The Saint Goes Into Action

by Charteris, Leslie

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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1944
Edition
First Edition
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$90.00

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New York: Avon Book Company, 1944. First Edition. Pictorial wrappers. Murder Mystery Monthly #22. 161pp + [3]p of publisher's advertisements.A hint of wear to the edges of the front cover, text block mildly toned. A bright, near fine copy. Much better than usually found. ; Octavo.
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$90.00