The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Screaming Mimi (Collection of four original photographs from the 1958 film)

by Anita Ekberg, Phil Carey, Gypsy Rose Lee, and Harry Townes (starring); Fredric Brown [Frederic, Frederick] (novel); Gerd Oswald (director); Robert Blees (screenwriter)

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Royal Books, Inc.
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1957
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£557.08

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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1957. Collection of four vintage photographs from the 1958 film. Mimeo snipe and Columbia Pictures copyright stamp with credit for photographer Van Pelt on verso of all photographs. One of the weirdest and most wonderful of the Columbia B-noirs, and a very faithful adaptation of Fredric Brown's byzantine 1949 novel, with Anita… Read more
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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L. W. Currey, Inc.
Published
1949
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New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, 1949. Octavo, boards. First edition. One of Brown's three major suspense novels. "MIMI is the story of an alcoholic Chicago reporter named Sweeney and his search for a beautiful woman and a Ripper-style killer; it is also an allegorical retelling of 'Beauty and the Beast.'" - Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights, p.… Read more
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1949
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A fine copy in a fine dust jacket which show just a bit a age darkening to the spine panel, much less than usually encountered,
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First edition
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£371.39

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New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., Publishers, 1949. First edition. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket which show just a bit a age darkening to the spine panel, much less than usually encountered, tiny nick to head of spine panel, tiny closed tear to lower rear panel. A lovely clean and bright copy. (14198). … Read more
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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L. W. Currey, Inc.
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1949
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£330.12

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New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, 1949. Octavo, boards. First edition. One of Brown's three major suspense novels. "MIMI is the story of an alcoholic Chicago reporter named Sweeney and his search for a beautiful woman and a Ripper-style killer; it is also an allegorical retelling of 'Beauty and the Beast.'" - Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights, p.… Read more
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WEIRD TALES pulp magazine 1934 august

by robert e howard, hugh b cave, frank b long, c l moore, clark ashton smith, etc

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Graham Holroyd Books
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popular fiction. good - very good creases, clear taped spine, brundage snake cover
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1949
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A near fine copy, previous owner address label affixed to front paste down in a near fine price clipped dust jacket which has so
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First edition
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£309.49

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New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., Publishers, 1949. First edition. A near fine copy, previous owner address label affixed to front paste down in a near fine price clipped dust jacket which has some age darkening to the spine panel, some light rubbing to corners and spine ends. (8281). Octavo, boards. Basis for the… Read more
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1949
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A very good copy, light foxing to end papers, covers show some dust soiling in a very good dust jacket, small chip to base of fr
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First edition
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£226.96

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New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., Publishers, 1949. First edition. A very good copy, light foxing to end papers, covers show some dust soiling in a very good dust jacket, small chip to base of front panel, some mild soiling. (11572). Octavo, boards. Basis for the 1958 film noir with Anita Ekberg, Phil… Read more
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The Screaming Mimi.

by BROWN, FREDRIC.

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Robert Dagg Rare Books
Published
1949
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FIRST EDITION
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£206.33

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1949. FIRST EDITION. A near fine copy in a very good to near fine dust jacket with a little wear at edges. The fifth Fredric Brown mystery novel and generally considered among his best. The story follows a reporter's search for a "Ripper" style killer
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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THE FINE BOOKS COMPANY
Published
1949
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First Edition
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£195.70

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THE SCREAMING MIMI, Dutton, 1949, first edition, tiny tear at head of spine, else near fine in vg+ dust-wrapper save for some dust-soiling and a small chip missing from the upper section of the front dust-wrapper panel. The source book for the film of the same name.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Julia Shure
Published
2008-07-22
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Very Good
ISBN
9781596545830
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£165.06

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Black Mask, 2008-07-22. Paperback. Very Good. Black Mask Books/Disruptive Publishing. 2008 reissue. Minor edge wear to covers. Clean and tight. Scarce.
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The Screaming Mimi; A Dutton Guilt Edged Mystery

by Brown, Fredric

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The First Edition Rare Books, LLC
Published
1949
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Very good
Edition
First Edition
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£144.43

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc, 1949. First Edition. Cloth. Very good/very good. First edition of The Screaming Mimi by Fredric Brown.. Octavo, 248pp. Yellow cloth, title printed on spine in blue. Stated "first edition" on copyright page. Clean text, lightly worn bottom edge of cloth, some foxing to outer edge of text block. Previous ownership bookplate… Read more
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Paul Johnson Fine Books
Published
1949
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Very Good+
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First edition
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£144.43

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Stated first edition. A Dutton Guilt Edged Mystery. Yellow cloth in a very good jacket with some wear to the tips and spine ends and lightly soiled.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Fredric Brown

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Rhino Books
Published
1949
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Very Good+
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£123.80

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Brown, Fredric. THE SCREAMING MIMI. New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., Publishers, 1949. boards. First edition. One of Brown's three major suspense novels. "MIMI is the story of an alcoholic Chicago reporter named Sweeney and his search for a beautiful woman and a Ripper-style killer; it is also an allegorical retelling of 'Beauty and the Beast.'" - Pronzini… Read more
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The Screaming Mimi

by BROWN, Fredric

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
Published
1949
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First Edition
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£103.16

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Co, 1949. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo; yellow paper-covered boards, with titling and publisher's logo stamped in black to spine and front cover; dustjacket; 248, [8]pp. Slight forward lean, mild rubbing to extremities, with faint foxing and dustiness to upper edge of textblock; Very Good+. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.50), flap edges trimmed 1cm… Read more
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THE NEW POLAND

by CAMERON, CHARLES O.

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Gian Luigi Fine Books Inc.
Published
1919
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VG
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£80.88

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CHICAGO, ILL: THE NATIONAL POLISH DEPARTMENT OF AMERICA, 1919. Hardcover. VG/NO DJ. NICE, CLEAN COPY!
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a horror in the night, cross plains vol 1 #3

by robert e howard, george hamilton, joseph brennan, etc

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Graham Holroyd Books
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first edition , 1974
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£68.50

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george hamilton, first edition , 1974. near fine, pamphlet style
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB
Published
[1950]
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A touch of edge rubbing and a little spotting, a fine unread copy. (26748)
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First paperback edition
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£61.90

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New York: Bantam Books, [1950]. First paperback edition. A touch of edge rubbing and a little spotting, a fine unread copy. (26748). Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. Bantam 831. Hardboiled mystery novel.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Bonita
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Good
ISBN
9781596540330
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£47.28

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Paperback. Good. Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Bonita
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Good
ISBN
9781515426202
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£45.47

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Hardcover. Good. Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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citynightsbooks
Published
1949
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Very Good
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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£41.27

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E. P. Dutton & Company, 1949. Book club edition, with yellow composite boards, blue titles & topstain. Anita Ekburg starred in the 1958 noir thriller about a stripper accused of murder. Book very good with owner signature to front pastedown, minor soil, several spots to topstain. DJ very good minus with tissue repairs to back panel, small hole, light soil.… Read more
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Bonita
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Good
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9780881844498
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The Screaming Mimi

by brown, fredric

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Wonder Book
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Used - Good
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£40.19

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Dutton. Used - Good. Good condition. No Dust Jacket. Slightly dampstained. Gifter's inscription on endpage. (Vintage mystery and adventure, mystery, adventure, suspense thriller, murder mystery, detective story)
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Screaming Mimi (Two original photographs from the 1958 film)

by Anita Ekberg, Phil Carey, Gypsy Rose Lee, and Harry Townes (starring); Fredric Brown [Frederic, Frederick] (novel); Gerd Oswald (director); Robert Blees (screenwriter)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1958
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£37.14

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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1958. Two vintage black-and-white studio still photographs from the 1958 film. Based on the 1949 Fredric Brown novel. One of the weirdest and most wonderful of the Columbia B-noirs, a very faithful adaptation of Fredric Brown's byzantine mystery novel, with Anita Ekberg (pre-"La Dolce Vita") put to good use as a dancing… Read more
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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Books from the Crypt
Published
1950
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Very Good+ to Near Fine
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£33.01

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NY: Bantam, 1950. 1st printing, Oct./Nov. 1950; #831. Cover art is uncredited. Slight creasing; light edgewear; minor surface wear; mild tanning; minor soiling.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good+ to Near Fine.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Fredric Brown

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Ergodebooks
Published
2004-08-30
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Good
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9781596540330
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£30.90

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Blackmask.com, 2004-08-30. Paperback. Good.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Fredric Brown

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The Saint Bookstore
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New
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9781515426202
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£28.67

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Hardback. New.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Fredric Brown

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Ergodebooks
Published
2004-08-01
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Used:Good
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9781596540330
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blackmask.com, 2004-08-01. Paperback. Used:Good.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Bluestocking Books
Published
1949
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Very Good
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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£28.89

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NY: E. P. Dutton & Co Inc, 1949 Dust jacket very good. Yellow illustrated wrapper. Yellow hardcover with blue titles. Very good, Book club edition. A Dutton Guilt Edged Mystery. 248 pages By the author of The Fabulous Clipjoint. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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The Screaming Mimi [Paperback] Brown, Fredric

by Brown, Fredric

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Orphans Treasure Box
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2004-08-01
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Very Good
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9781596540330
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£27.10

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blackmask.com, 2004-08-01. Paperback. Very Good. Mild shelf/reading wear. Binding good. Orphans Treasure Box sells books to raise money for orphans and vulnerable kids.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Fredric Brown

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Pacific Coast Books
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Fine
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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£24.76

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Company. Book Club Edition stated on lower corner of front flap of jacket. Book is a Dutton Guilt Edge Mystery. Book is near Fine, tight and clean yellow boards with blue titles to spine, blue topstain clear and uniform. No previous owner bookplate or writing. Jacket is near Fine, trace of wear on fore edge… Read more
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Andrew Langer, Bookseller
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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£20.63

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New York: E. P. Dutton & Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1949. Hardcover. A Dutton Guilt Edged Mystery. Yellow pebbled cloth, dark brown lettering. Stated Second Printing in the month following the first. Probable BCE/BOMC as pictorial dust jacket is unclipped and unpriced, rear panel promotes Dollar Mystery Guild. ; 5-1/4" x 7-1/2"; 248… Read more
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Underground Books
Published
1949
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Very good +
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Book Club Edition
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New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc, 1949. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very good +/good. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. 8 1/2" X 5 5/8". 248pp. Rather heavy edgewear to dust jacket, with several 1/2-1" tears, closed and open, to extremities, soiling to rear panel, sunning to spine, and dust soiling. Yellow cloth over boards, with spine stamped… Read more
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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curtis paul books inc.
Published
1955
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Very Good+
Edition
Second Printing
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£20.62

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NY: Bantam Books. Very Good+. 1955. Second Printing. Softcover. Mass market paperback. Bantam #1312. Stated 2nd printing. Creasing to rear cover, slight rubbing, pages toned. VG+-NF. Appears unread. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall .
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Bonita
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New
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9781627550338
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£20.57

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Paperback. New. Brand New.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Fredric Brown

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Ergodebooks
Published
1988-12
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Good
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9780881844498
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£18.73

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Carroll & Graf Pub, 1988-12. Paperback. Good.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Fredric Brown

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ISBNBKS
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Very good
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£18.12

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Hardcover. Very good. E.P. Dutton and Co., book club edition, hardcover in a very good dust jacket, tight and square, light wear, no owner's mark.
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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H.W. Gumaer, Bookseller
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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£17.54

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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1949. First Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good. An early mystery-thriller by Brown, who learned his craft writing for the mystery and sci-fi pulps and whose work fostererd a fan cult that continues a half-century after his death. When Brown is good, he is very, very good and "The Screaming Mimi" is one of those.… Read more
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Renaissance Books
Published
(1958)
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Very Good with no dust jacket
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£16.51

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London: Transworld / Corgi Books. Very Good with no dust jacket. (1958). Softcover. No signatures. ; First Corgi printing. 222 pages + [2] pages advertisements. Crime fiction. Page dimensions: 161 x 105mm. Corgi Books # S523. .
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Wonder Book
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Used - Like New
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9781780020105
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£16.50

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The Langtail Press. Used - Like New. Like New condition. A near perfect copy that may have very minor cosmetic defects.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Fredric Brown

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ThriftBooks
Published
2004
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Good
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9781596540330
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£15.03

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Disruptive Publishing, 2004. Paperback. Good. Former library book; Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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The Screaming Mimi

by brown, fredric

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ThriftBooks
Published
1969
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Good
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£14.53

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Dutton, 1969. Hardcover. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Once Upon a Time Books
Published
1958-01-01
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Good
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Bantam (1757), 1958-01-01. Paperback. Good. in x in x in. This is a used book in good condition and may show some signs of use or wear .
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The Screaming Mimi

by Fredric Brown

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The Saint Bookstore
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New
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9781627550338
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£13.49

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Paperback. New.
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Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Craig Hokenson Bookseller
Published
1949
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition/First Printing
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£13.62

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New York: Dutton, 1949. First Edition/First Printing . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Used copy with no jacket, moisture stain to rear panel. Owner inscription.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Better World Books
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Used - Very Good
ISBN
9781596545830
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£13.16

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Disruptive Publishing. Used - Very Good. Used book that is in excellent condition. May show signs of wear or have minor defects.
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The Screaming Mimi.

by BROWN, Fredric.

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Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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£12.38

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NY:: Dutton,. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1949. Hardcover. Book club edition. Previous owner's name and date on front free endpaper, else very good in a very good (minor edge wear and age toning) dust jacket. .
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Russell Books Ltd
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New
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9781627550338
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£12.37

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Black Curtain Press. New. Special order direct from the distributor
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FANTASY TALES 1982 winter

by robert e howard, h warner munn, peter tremayne, joe lansdale, etc

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Graham Holroyd Books
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£11.55

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british issue. fine
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Many a Monster

by Robert Finnegan

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Graham Holroyd Books
Published
1949 Mystery First Paperba
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£11.55

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Bantam, 1949 Mystery First Paperback Edition. Spine slightly rolled at the printer. Minor touches of edgewear. Touches of edgewear at head and tail of spine hinges. No. 363. First printing.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Conover Books
Published
1950
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
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£10.98

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New York: Bantam Books, 1950. Edge wear, scuffed and scratched, spine is creased, pages are toning, overall a crisp and clean first Bantam Books Paperback edition! 214 very clean, unmarked and uncreased, suspense-filled and mystery-riddled pages! "It was the figure of a girl, her arms thrust out ot ward off the ripper....her body distorted, rigid with terror....her mouth open in… Read more
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