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A Shilling For Candles

By Tey, Josephine




JOSEPHINE TEY is one of the best-known and best-loved of all crime writers. She began to write full-time after the successful publication of her first novel, The Man in the Queue, which introduced Inspector Grant of Scotland Yard. In 1937 she returned to crime writing with A Shilling for Candles, but it wasn't until after theSecond World War that the majority of her crime novels were published. Josephine Tey died in 1952, leaving her entire estate to the National Trust.




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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine ( Pseudonym of Elizabeth MacKintosh )

New York: The Macmillan Co,, 1954. SCARCE in any printing or edition, the First American Printing published 1954 in MacMillan's Murder Revisited Series, originally published by Methuen in London in 1936. Basis for the 1937 Alfred Hitchcock film "The Young and the Innocent " ("The Girl Was Young" in the 1938 American release). The book is Near fine, 1/4" toning along bottom edges of boards, in a Near Fine dust jacket, front flap corners clipped top and bottom. . First Printing Thus. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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a Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

The Macmillan Company, 1954. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine copy In Like Jacket.$2.00 on Flap.First Printing Stated Rare In This Condition.Small Book Plate on Front Paste Down.Excellent Copy..

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Thorndike Pr. Hardcover. 0786215615 New Condition. . New.

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Thorndike Pr. Hardcover. 0786215615 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

2015-12-07. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

1998-01-05. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

2011-03-07. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

1998-06-02. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

New York: The Macmillan Company. Very Good/Good Dust Jacket. 1954. First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall CLEAN very good FIRST EDITION hard cover with good dust jacket. .

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

2015-12-07. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

2011-03-07. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

1976-04-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

2002-01-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Shilling For Candles

Josephine Tey

1985-03-03. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Shilling for Candles

Josephine tey

1980-12-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Shilling for Candles: The Story of a Crime

Tey, Josephine

London: Peter Davies, 1953. Hardcover. Second printing. 245pp. Red cloth stamped in white on the spine. A mystery featuring Inspector Alan Grant. A few small discolored spots on the cloth, small bruise to upper corner. A very good+ copy in very good- dustjacket with some edge wear, a few small chips, and some closed tears. In Hubin, 1994, p. 792. ; Octavo.

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Touchstone. PAPERBACK. 0684842386 New Condition. . New.

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

1998-01-05. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Shilling for Candles (New Portway Large Print Books)

Josephine Tey

G K Hall & Co, 1988-06. Hardcover. Good.

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Naked Hollywood

Harris, Weegee & Mel

Berkley Letter Prefix Series. NY: Berkley Books, Inc. , 1955 first edition. G-9 almost near fine, faint rear crease Photo cover. paperback,

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Mistresses of Mayhem, Strong Stories of the Weaker Sex

Bill Madden

A.S. Barnes, 1972. First Edition. Inscribed and Signed by the author. Very Good book in a Good dust jacket.

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Shilling for Candles

tey, Josephine

Pocket. Paperback. 0671809741 Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! . New. 1980-12-01.

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Shilling for Candles

tey, Josephine

Pocket. Paperback. 0671809741 Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! . Fine. 1980-12-01.

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

2005-01-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Touchstone. PAPERBACK. 0684842386 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Touchstone. Paperback. 0684842386 Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! . Fine. 1998-02-15. 1st Scribner Paperba.

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Audio Partners, 3/16/2001. Audio Cassette. Acceptable. 1.7500 inches 6.9100 inches 4.1500 inches. Ex-Library, Audio Cassettes. Some scuff marks on cassette box.

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Thorndike Pr. Hardcover. 0786215615 Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! . Fair. 1998-10-01.

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

Blackstone Audiobooks, 1991-06. Audio Cassette. Good.

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A Shilling For Candles: The Story Of A Crime

Josephine Tey

Peter Davies, 1967. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1967. Reprint. 245 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth boards with white lettering to spine. Firm binding to clean, lightly tanned pages with bright copy throughout. Minor foxing to endpapers and page edges. Pencil to fep. Infrequent crease to corners. Usual shelf wear and markings to boards with tanning to spine and board edges. Small stains and bleach spots. Pronounced forward lean. Moderate rub wear to edges with fraying to spine ends and bumped corners. Creased dent to front board.

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

London: Pan Books. Collectible - Acceptable. Collectible - Acceptable. Slightly dampstained.

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Touchstone. Paperback. 0684842386 Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! . New. 1998-02-15. 1st Scribner Paperba.

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CARNAL CAMPER

Harris, Warren

wildwood books, no date. WW-104 near fine paperback,

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Touchstone. Paperback. 0684842386 Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! . Fair. 1998-02-15. 1st Scribner Paperba.

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Shilling for Candles, A

Tey, Josephine

New York: Macmillan, 1954. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Used; Good/Good. Several tears, which have been repaired with tape, and a 1/2" x 1/2" triangular chip to DJ; boards a bit discolored from soil and age. For its age, quite presentable. A COCK ROBIN MYSTERY. Originally published in England in 1936 as the debut novel of Josephine Tey, but not published in the U.S. until 1954. Features recurring character Inspector Alan Grant of Scotland Yard.

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Shilling for Candles

tey, Josephine

Pocket. Paperback. 0671809741 Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! . Fair. 1980-12-01.

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Thorndike Press. Used - Very Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

Arrow, 2011-03-07. Paperback. Good.

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A Shilling for Candles.

Tey, Josephine

New York: Berkeley Books, 1972. Eighth Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket. NO. Good. No Jacket large Print Fiction. 5 Oz. Light shelf and corner wear, inside pages clean and bright, writing on last page, some wear to binding.

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A Shilling for Candles (New Portway Large Print Books)

Tey, Josephine

G K Hall & Co. Used - Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

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A Shilling for Candles (New Portway Large Print Books)

Tey, Josephine

G K Hall & Co. Used - Very Good. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear.

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

Touchstone, 1998-02-15. 1st Scribner Paperback Fiction E. Paperback. Used:Good.

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

William Heinemann Ltd. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

Thorndike Press, 1998-10. Hardcover. Good.

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Touchstone. PAPERBACK. 0684842386 Special order direct from the distributor . New.

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine (Pseudonym of Elizabeth Mackintosh.) (Cover illustration by Roger Harris.)

Pan X496 [X496] 1966, 5th printing. (Mass market paperback) Very good. ... With a Canadian price sticker on the front cover, added by the Canadian distributor of this title. ... The body of a pretty young girl, with scarlet-painted toenails, is found at the foot of a sea cliff. It is another test for the sleuthing skills of Inspector Grant. ... Pseudonym of Elizabeth Mackintosh. ... Cover illustration by Roger Harris. ... (Mystery).

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Thorndike Press. Used - Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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A Shilling for Candles

Tey, Josephine

Macmillan. Used - Acceptable. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

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Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

ARROW (RAND), 2002-06-06. New Ed. Paperback. Good.

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A Shilling for Candles

Josephine Tey

Paperback. New. Beneath the sea cliffs of the south coast, suicides are a sad but common fact. Yet even the hardened coastguard knows something is wrong when a beautiful young film actress is found lying dead on the beach one morning. Inspector Grant has to take a more professional attitude: death by suicide, h

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