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GRAVEYARD WATCH

By Esteven, John (a.k.a. Samuel Shellabarger, Peter Loring)

New York: Modern Age Books, 1938. Clean and well bound text; with moderate edge and corner wear to covers. In original pictorial jacket, with some tearing at folds, a little edgewear, light rubs; now in new protective wrapper. Pseudonymous mystery by the Princeton scholar Samuel Shellabarger, author of "Captain from Castile" and "Voodoo.". Paperback Original. Soft Cover. Good+/Good.

$105.50

PORCELAIN DOLLS DON'T BLEED

By Vail, Christina

Denver, CO: Laika, Inc., 1981. "Colorado's new Agatha Christie." Clean and well bound, save with mild toning to page paper, one slight crease to spine. Light wear only.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good-.

$3.00

MY STRANGEST CASE, By Police Chiefs of the World (INSCRIBED)

By Singer, Kurt

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company/Crime Club, 1958. Clean and tightly bound, with minor wear and slight touch of aging. DJ lightly toned, with mild rubs; now in new protective wrapper. Inscribed and signed by the editor.. Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+. Octavo.

$5.50

THE SHOPLIFTER

By Smithies, Richard H. R

New York: Horizon Press, 1968. Clean and well bound, mild wear. DJ in new archival wrapper; has a few short edge tears and rubs.. First Edition, Printing Unknown. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Octavo.

$3.00

Crime and the Drama, or Dark Deeds Dramatized

By Newton, H. Chance

London: Stanley Paul & Co., 1927. Usual university lib. ownership & discard stamps, pocket, bar code, spine catalog label. Text clean and well bound, with mild aging. Covers with some bumping and fray at corners, small chipping to upper spine. Bound in original red cloth.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good-/No Jacket. Octavo. Out of Print.

$6.95

Famous Criminal Cases, 2

By Furneaux, Rupert

New York: Roy Publishers Text clean and well bound, with moderate, minor shelfwear. DJ in protective wrapper; has light rubs, a little fade to spine background color.. Edition Unstated. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+. Octavo. Out of Print.

$9.50

THE SHORTEST ROUTE TO PARADISE: The Story of the Master Criminal Charles Peace

By Ward, David

New York: Horizon Press, 1964. Clean, soundly bound text, with moderate shelfwear to exterior. DJ with minor, small edge chips at spine tips, moderate edgewear and rubs, some sunning to spine; now in archival wrapper.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

$3.25

THE MULLIGAN AFFAIR: Top Cop on the Take
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THE MULLIGAN AFFAIR: Top Cop on the Take

By Macdonald, Ian and Betty O'Keefe

Surrey: Heritage House Publishing, 1997. Book shows only slight, quite minor wear.. First Edition Stated. Trade Paperback. Fine.

$3.75

THE FATAL CARESS ...and Other Accounts of English Murders from 1551 to 1888

By Barker, Richard ed.; Anthony Boucher, preface

New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1947. A nice copy, well bound and clean to text. DJ, now in mylar protective jacket, has minor edgewear but a couple of short, closed tears; cover imagery brig ht, not price clipped, just a touch of sunning to spine.. First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$4.95