COVID-19 Update

September 25, 2020: Biblio is open and shipping orders. Read more here.

Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

Code Three by  James M Fox - First Edition - 1953 - from Murder By The Book (SKU: 016027)

Code Three

Click for full-size.

Code Three

by Fox, James M

  • Used
  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • First
Near Fine/Very Good
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Warwick, Rhode Island
Item Price:
$3.99 shipping to USA
Standard Delivery: 7 to 14 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

Boston: MA: Litlte, Brown, 1953. 1st. Edition, so stated. Page edges tanning, else near fine in dust jacket, not price clipped, $2.75 intact, chipped at head of spine, moderate wear, rubbing but still bright. The first Detective Sargent Jerry Long title. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Book.


Review this book and you'll be entered for a chance to win $50!

(Log-in or create an account first!)

You're rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!


Murder By The Book US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
Code Three
Fox, James M
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
First Edition
Litlte, Brown
Place of Publication
Boston: MA
Date published
Police, West Coast

Terms of Sale

Murder By The Book

All items are subject to prior sale. Postage and handling (North America) is $3.99 for the first book, and 1.50 cents for each additional book for Media Mail. $9.00 for the first book, and $2.50 for each additional book for Priority Mail. In the event where Shipping Destination warrants it, we may request additional shipping funds. Please contact us for the exact shipping charges. International: Please ask for cost. Returns: Books may be returned for any reason within 7 days after receipt provided they have not been damaged by purchaser.

About the Seller

Murder By The Book

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers. member since: 2004
Warwick, Rhode Island
Ask Seller a Question

About Murder By The Book

In business since 1978 specializing in Mystery, Detective Fiction both in hardcover and collectible paperbacks.


Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
price clipped
When a book is described as price-clipped, it indicates that the portion of the dust jacket flap that has the publisher's...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.

Frequently Asked Questions

This Book’s Categories