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Stryker 1. a Tough New Crime Series

by William Crawford

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1973
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$8.95

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Nyc: Pinnacle Books. Good+. 1973. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Paperback - good condition. Pages are all intact with light age tanning to pages and cover. Pages are clean other than previous owner's name on endpage and small stain (coffee? ) to one outer edge. Cover has some scuffing, light creasing and light wear to edges/corners. Stryker… Read more
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$8.95
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The Folio Book of Christmas Crime Stories

by Various Authors

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Published
2004
Condition
As New in Fine+ dust jacket
ISBN
9782846342759
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$32.50

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London, UK: The Folio Society. As New in Fine+ dust jacket. 2004. Hardcover. 9782846342759 . Folio 2004, 1st in this edition. Hardcover in slipcase. Excellent, near new condition. Hardcover with illustrated boards is clean and unmarked, no visible wear. Dark blue slipcase has at most very light scuffing. Fifteen colour illustrations by Michael Foreman. A delightful anthology… Read more
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$32.50
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The Rape, Police Woman #1

by Leslie Trevor

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780426162216
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$10.95

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New York: Award Books. Near Fine. 1975. First Printing. Paperback. 0426162218 . Award Books edition, 1st printing 1975. Very nice condition. Pages clean and intact, with no markings, light age tanning to interior, feels tight and unread. Cover has light age tanning to edges, light scuffing, light crease near spine and minimal edge wear. Based on the… Read more
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$10.95
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Fer-De-Lance, Nero Wolfe

by Rex Stout

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
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$4.95

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New York: Jove / HBJ Books. Very Good. 1979. Softcover. Very good condition, pages clean and intact, no markings. Cover has light wear to corners and tiny tears to spine bottom, light scuffing. ; Nero Wolfe Mysteries; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; As any herpetologist will tell you, the fer-de-lance is among the most dreaded snakes… Read more
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$4.95
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Dress Her in Indigo

by John D. MacDonald

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
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$2.95

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CT: Fawcett Gold Medal. Very Good. 1969. Softcover. Travis McGee series. Very good condition. Cover has very light edge/corner wear, some creasing on spine. Pages are clean and intact, with no markings. Some age tanning to covers and page edges. ; A Travis Mcgee Novel; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; From a Reviewer: "Travis McGee keeps… Read more
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$2.95
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The Quick and the Dead (Original Title: There Was an Old Woman)

by Ellery Queen

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fifth Printing
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$8.95

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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… Read more
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$8.95
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The Ambushers Matt Helm No. 6

by Hamilton, Donald

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780340024201
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$4.25

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UK: Coronet Books. Very Good. 1974. Softcover. 0340024208 . Coronet 1974 printing, same ISBN. Pages all intact and clean other than small bookstore stamp inside both covers, age tanning to page edges and inside covers. Cover has light edgewear, edge rubbing and scuffing, tiny peel where sticker was removed. The 6th Matt Helm, Secret Agent title. … Read more
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$4.25
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Fever Dream

by Child, Lincoln; Douglas Preston

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Riverwood's Books
Published
2011
Condition
New
Edition
Third Printing
ISBN
9780446554954
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$8.99

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New York: Vision. New. 2011. Third Printing. Softcover. 9780446554954 . Paperback is new and unread, with no markings. " Yesterday, Special Agent Pendergast still mourned the loss of his beloved wife, Helen, who died in a tragic accident in Africa twelve years ago. Today, he discovers she was murdered. Tomorrow, he will learn her most guarded secrets,… Read more
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$8.99
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THE Judah Lion Contract, Joe Gall #15

by Atlee, Philip

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$4.95

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Greenwich, CT: Fawcett Gold Medal. Very Good. 1972. First Edition. Softcover. Pages clean and intact, age tanning to page edges and covers, bookstore stamp inside front cover. Cover has light edge and corner wear, scuffing and a few small creases. One small edge tear and small tears to spine bottom. There were plenty of strangers around when… Read more
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$4.95
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ONE-EYED MERCHANTS

by Timms, Kathleen

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1986
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780002231176
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$1.85

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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 .
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$1.85
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SOUTHERN FATALITY A Jersey Barnes Mystery

by T. Lynn Ocean

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Riverwood's Books
Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780312373672
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$8.25

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Thomas Dunne. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2007. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0312373678 . HC/DJ - near fine. Excellent condition - pages clean and tight, tiny remainder mark top edge (a dot). Dustjacket has light edge crinkling and slight soiling, not price clipped. ; Jersey Barnes Mysteries; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288… Read more
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$8.25
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MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY

by Nordhoff, Charles; Hall, James Normal

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Published
1970
Condition
Good
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$2.00

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Pocket Books. Good. 1970. Softcover. Pages clean and unmarked, one paper split at spine near centre, but no loose pages, bookstore stamp inside cover. Cover has moderate edgewear, several creases, light soiling and partial sticker on front. Part one of the Bounty trilogy. (185-noto? ) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .
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$2.00
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DIVIDED WE FALL

by Eric Burgess

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1959
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket
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$9.50

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London: The Crime Club By Collins. Good in Good dust jacket. 1959. Hardcover. Ex-library with usual ex-lib type markings and brodart sleeve over jacket. Occasional light soiling within book, moderate soiling to outer edge of pages. Light edge stain inside cover edges and some glue residue/tape markings, back flap clipped back quite short. Reading/study copy. "Two … Read more
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$9.50
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WHAT THE DEAD KNOW A Novel

by Lippman, Laura

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Riverwood's Books
Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780061128851
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$9.95

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William Morrow. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. 9780061128851 . HC/DJ - near fine. Excellent condition. Hardcover is clean and tight - small remainder mark bottom edge of pages. Jacket has light scuffing and a little crinkling at edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 384 pages; "Starred Review. Edgar-winner Lippman,… Read more
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$9.95
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The Limehouse Text A Novel

by Thomas, Will

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Riverwood's Books
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780743273350
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$6.00

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Touchstone. Very Good+. 2006. First Edition. Softcover. 0743273354 . Clean & tight, light wear at corners, remainder mark bottom edge of pages, two lightly wrinkled pages near centre. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 352 pages; "Convincing period detail and memorable characters lift Thomas's fast and furious third Victorian whodunit (after 2005's To Kingdom Come) to… Read more
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$6.00
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LYING WONDERS A Sheriff Milt Kovak Mystery

by Cooper, Susan Rogers

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Riverwood's Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312290566
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$9.95

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St. Martin's Minotaur. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2003. First Edition. Hardcover. 031229056x . Excellent condition. Hardcover is clean and tight, unmarked other than a tiny (dot) remainder mark bottom edge. Jacket has light scuffing and very light wear at corners, price sticker on rear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages; Review: "Sheriff… Read more
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$9.95
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IN THE BEST FAMILIES

by Stout, Rex

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780553243758
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$4.25

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Bantam Books. Very Good+. 1984. Softcover. 0553243756 . Bantam 1984 edition. Pages clean, tight and unmarked. Age tanning inside covers. Cover has light edge & corner wear, very light creasing. ; A Nero Wolfe Mystery; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; A bidding war for his services interrupts Nero Wolfe's attempts to solve the case of… Read more
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$4.25
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MURDER BY THE BOOK

by Stout, Rex

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780553248845
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$7.00

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Bantam. Very Good+. 1985. Softcover. 0553248847 . Pages clean, tight and unmarked, age tanning inside covers. Cover has light edge/corner wear and light scuffing. ; Nero Wolfe Mysteries; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Nero Wolfe and his sidekick, Archie, connect the dots between three seemingly unconnected murders, as always a step ahead of the chronically… Read more
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$7.00
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GIDEON'S POWER

by Creasey, John

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1978
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780340158982
Item Price
$5.25

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Hodder And Stoughton. Good+. 1978. First Edition. Softcover. 0340158980 . Coronet 1978 reprint. Internal pages clean and unmarked, age tanning to page edges & inside covers. Cover has moderate edgewear & rubbing/scuffing, small tears to spine ends, and a small peeled area on rear. "London's power supply was threatened, and Scotland Yard's Commander Gideon had to… Read more
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$5.25
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THE RETURN OF DR. FU MANCHU

by Rohmer, Sax

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fourth Printing
ISBN
9780515039436
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$4.50

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Pyramid Books. Very Good. 1975. Fourth Printing. Softcover. B000Q074IA . Pyramid 1975, ISBN: 0515039438. Pages clean and unmarked, green ink dot on top edge of pages from book sale. Cover has light edge and corner wear. Rear cover has light ink rubbing and some discoloration. As the sun begins to set on the British Empire, an agent… Read more
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$4.50

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