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The Golden Hades

By Edgar Wallace

London: Pan Books. Very Good. 1966. First Edition. Paperback. Pan Books 1966, 1st in this edition, paperback. Pages clean and intact, no markings, age tanning to pages. Cover has light scuffing, light edge/corner wear and minor creasing. "This detective novel features Wilbur Smith of the Treasury Department for Counterfeit in his investigations. Each time a crime happens be it a robbery or a murder, there is a sinister sign of Pluto (Hades) gold there... " (95os,5-18); 8vo .

$7.50

The Square Emerald

By Edgar Wallace

London: Pan Books. Very Good. 1966. Reprint. Paperback. Pan Books 1966, paperback. Pages clean and intact, no markings, age tanning to pages. Cover has light scuffing, light edge/corner wear, light creasing and old price sticker on front. One of the most intriguing tales to come from the pen of a master thriller writer. (105os,5-18) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$8.50

The Joker

By Edgar Wallace

London: Pan Books. Very Good. 1966. Sixth Printing. Paperback. Pan Books 1966, paperback. Pages clean and intact, no markings, age tanning to pages. Cover has light edge and corner wear, light creasing and scuffing, light soiling. " While the millionaire Stratford Harlow is in Princetown, not only does he meet with his lawyer Mr Ellenbury but he gets his first glimpse of the beautiful Aileen Rivers, niece of the actor and convicted felon Arthur Ingle. When Aileen is involved in a car accident on the Thames embankment, the driver is James Carlton of Scotland Yard. Later that evening Carlton gets a call. It is Aileen. She needs help! ...." (110os,5-18) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 192 pages .

$5.50

Here Comes the Toff

By John Creasey

New York: Prestige Books. Near Fine. 1967. First Edition. Softcover. Very nice condition. Cover has light scuffing, no spine crease, and slight wear at corners, very light soiling to rear. Pages are clean and tight, with no markings, age tanning to page edges and inside covers. The Toff receives an invitation to a dying - and finds himself the main attraction! (95os,05414) ; A Toff Mystery-Suspense Novel; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$4.95

The Quick and the Dead (Original Title: There Was an Old Woman)

By Ellery Queen

Montreal, QC: Pocket Books. Very Good. 1957. Fifth Printing. Softcover. Very good condition for it's age. Small paperback (6.5 in. tall). pages clean and intact, no markings, light age tanning to covers and page edges. first end page is slightly loose bottom end but still attached. cover has light edge wear, a little moreso to corners, spine edges, light creasing. Ellery Queen is tricked into aiding and abetting a murder! (95os,0514); 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 193 pages .

$8.95

Follow the Toff, A Toff Mystery-Suspense Novel

By Creasey, John

New York: Prestige Books. Near Fine. 1961. First Edition. Softcover. Very nice condition - pages clean and intact, no markings, age tanning to pages and inside covers. Cover has light scuffing and slight edgewear. Counterfeit currency and fraud in the art world of Paris open a door that leads to murder! (105os713) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 190 pages .

$6.50

A Right to Die
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A Right to Die

By Rex Stout

New York: Bantam Books. Very Good+. 1984. Softcover. 0553240323 . Bantam 1984 edition (cover art differs). Very nice condition, pages clean and unmarked, all intact. Cover has light wear to edges and corners, partial spine crease. ; Nero Wolfe Mysteries; When a bright young heiress with a flair for romance and one too many enemies is found brutally murdered, Nero Wolfe and his sidekick, Archie, find themselves embroiled in a case that is not as black and white as it first appears. Susan Brooke has everything going for her. Men would have killed themselves to marry her, and, in fact, one did. Susan came to New York to find love and fulfillment, and ended up dead on a tenement floor. The police say her black fiance did it, but Wolfe has other ideas. Before he's done, he'll prove that good intentions and bad deeds often go hand in hand and that the highest ideals can sometimes have the deadliest consequences. (90os/13) .

$3.50

THE Girl Hunters

By Spillane, Mickey

Signet Books. Very Good. 1963. Ninth Printing. Softcover. 0451137442 . Ninth printing. Pages all intact and clean, light age tanning to pages and inside covers. Cover has light wear to edges and a few small creases. No spine creases. Light soiling to rear cover. Mike Hammer faces violence and a gorgeous blonde - sizzling Spillane! (105os) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$6.00

ONE-EYED MERCHANTS

By Timms, Kathleen

Totem Crime. Good. 1986. Softcover. 0002231174 . Pages clean with no markings, some age tanning to interior and light wrinkling to some page edges. Cover has light creasing and light wear to edges/corners. A penny-ante insurance fraud leads to arson, kidnapping and murder. (125-osl) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 201 pages .

$1.85

THE BAT
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THE BAT

By Rinehart, Mary Roberts

Dell. Very Good; Only found a few, $4 to $8. Dell Publishing, new Dell edition . 1959, paperback.. 1959. Softcover. Dell Pub. 1959 printing. 16mo (6.5" tall). Pages clean and unmarked other than name written on endpage, age tanning to pages and inside covers. Cover is scuffed with light creasing and moderate wear/rubbing to edges, couple faded spots to outer edge of pages. "Like a bat he struck and vanished, pouncing noiselessly at night. Like a bat he never showed himself to the face of day. Like a bat he always flew alone ... He had to be stopped. Somehow.. But how?" ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; (*lower shipping avail to all locations) [110-osl] .

$2.50

THE CASE OF THE ANGRY MOURNER
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THE CASE OF THE ANGRY MOURNER

By Gardner, Erle Stanley

Pocket Books. Very Good. 1961. Softcover. Pocket Books 6th printing 1961, 16mo (6.5" tall). Pages clean and unmarked, light age tanning to interior. Cover has scuffing, light edgewear, a little moreso to corners, black ink marking to spine end bottom, crease and forward tilt to spine. "When the door had banged shut behind them, Perry turned to Della Street. "That handicap's been removed. "What handicap?" "I couldn't tell whether Carlotta was covering up for her mother or her mother was covering up for Carlotta. Now, I don't give a damn. I have my client; Delano has his." (125-osl) ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; .

$5.50

THE TOFF AT THE FAIR
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THE TOFF AT THE FAIR

By Creasey, John

New York: Prestige Books. Very Good+. 1968. Softcover. Prestige Books, NYC edition 1968. Very good condition. Pages are clean, tight and unmarked, slight discoloration to outer corner. Age tanning to page edges and inside covers. Cover has light ink rubbing and light wear at corners, one tiny tear to upper spine. "How many to die? The maid was dead - murdered. Micky was marked for death. Even the Toff's beautiful cousin Sal was in too deep for comfort. Who was next?" (110os) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$3.95

ALFRED HITCHCOCK'S MYSTERY MAGAZINE June 1991, Double Issue
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ALFRED HITCHCOCK'S MYSTERY MAGAZINE June 1991, Double Issue

By Hitchcock, Alfred; Various Authors

Very Good. First Edition. Softcover. Double issue. Pages clean, tight and unmarked. Jacket has light edge & corner wear, a few small peels from sticker removal on front, light adddress stamp, and small tears to spine ends. Contents: Blind Trust by Gary Alexander; The Man on the Stair by Bryce Walton; Miss Evangeline and the Monster by Leo P. Kelley; Fifth Time Dead by John Paxton Sheriff; A Piece of Rice Cake by Martin Limon; The Witch of Wilton Falls by Gloria Ericson and numerous others. [165-osl] ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages .

$7.50

THE Mind of Mr. J. G. Reeder
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THE Mind of Mr. J. G. Reeder

By Wallace, Edgar

London: Pan Books. Very Good. 1967. Second Printing. Softcover. B0000CLHOT . Pan Books 1967, 2nd printing. Pages are tight, clean and unmarked, age tanning to pages. Cover has spine crease, light edge/corner wear and a few small creases. "Working for the Public Prosecutor, the inimitable J. G. Reeder finds plenty to stretch his extraordinary powers.... Eight thrilling stories." (98osl) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; .

$3.75

THE CORPSE THAT NEVER WAS A New Mike Shayne Mystery

By Halliday, Brett

Dell Publishing. Very Good. 1964. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. B002ND0GLK . First in this edition. Cover has light edge and corner wear/edge rubbing, some scuffing of cover, creasing to spine. Pages clean and unmarked - age tanning to pages and inside covers. "The Millionairess - She looked and smelled expensive. Everything about her was right - except the men she wanted....the wrong kind of men.. Her latest was the end - a man without a past, who was marked to be a man without a future. " (110-osl) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$6.50

VIOLENCE IS GOLDEN A Mike Shayne Mystery
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VIOLENCE IS GOLDEN A Mike Shayne Mystery

By Halliday, Brett

Dell Publishing. Good+. 1973. Softcover. B002DT2AVS . Cover has light edge/corner wear, creasing to spine, small tears spine ends. Pages intact and clean and other than book store stamp inside cover and very light stain to following page. Age tanning to interior. " The case almost ended before it began when a grinning Oriental pointed a camera at Mike shayne and Mike found himself dodging bullets instead of looking at the birdie. Soon things were complicated by a woman-chasing French cop, a man-eating Fraulein, a sex-starved schoolteacher, a fortune in gold bullion, a cache of deadly drugs, and a South American revolution...." . (110-osl) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$3.50

DEATH-MATE

By Hitchcock, Alfred (editor)

Dell Books. Good. 1973. First Edition. Softcover. Pages are tight and clean other than title written in pen on contents page and small booksale stamp on top edge. Age tanning to page edges & inside covers. Cover has moderate edgewear, light creasing & taped tear to spine bottom. "The clock runs out fast when Alfie's ghoulish grandmasters make their moves!" (*shipping will be reduced after checkout) [125-osl]; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$3.80

The Case of the Daring Decoy
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The Case of the Daring Decoy

By Gardner, Erle Stanley

Pocket Books. Very Good. 1960. Fourth Printing. Softcover. Cover has light creasing, small tears to spine bottom and light edge/corner wear. Pages are clean and unmarked, age tanning to pages. "Take a no-holds-barred proxy war for a rich Texas oil company, with Jerry Conway, its young president, fighting for survival. Add a beautiful woman in a mudpack and not much else who gives up a freshly fired .38 to Conway before she shows him the door. Top it off with the body of another young woman with a bullet in her chest fired by the same gun, and you have the recipe for the perfect murder -- and the perfect frame-up. " [115-osl]; Perry Mason Mystery; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$3.25

PERRY MASON The Case of the Deadly Toy
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PERRY MASON The Case of the Deadly Toy

By Gardner, Erle Stanley

Pocket Books. Good+. 1964. Fourth Printing. Softcover. B002MK6WT4 . Cover has light to moderate edge/corner wear, tiny tears to spine ends, light creasing, name written lightly in pen on front. Pages are clean and intact, with age tanning to page edges and inside covers. [osl-95]; 16mo 6" - 7" tall .

$3.25

WIDOW'S WEB

By Curtiss, Ursula

Ace Books. Very Good. 1956. First Edition. Softcover. B002BLXUP8 . Ace Books 1956, first printing. Pages are clean and unmarked, fairly heavy age tanning to page edges and inside covers. Cover has light edge wear, a little moreso to corners and light soiling to rear. "A week ago Torrant had knocked on the door of Martin Fennister, an old friend, only to be told that he had been dead a year now - by suicide. Now Torrant stood knocking on another door, waiting for a murderess to answer, waiting for Martin's widow. Across the street, binoculars raised, Maria was waiting too..." [95-osl]; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$5.50

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