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BLOOD ON BISCAYNE BAY

by Brett Halliday

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Astro Trader Books
Published
1950
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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[DAVIS DRESSER]. BLOOD ON BISCAYNE BAY: MICHAEL SHAYNE MYSTERY. Dell Publishing, New York, (1946) 1950. First Edition, Second printing. First Edition Thus. Dell Mapback #459. Condition: Very Good. Appears unread, classic iconic "Dell Keyhole" logo endpapers, mild rubbing to spine edges, creases to covers, microchips to extremities else pages are clean, bright, and binding tight. Overall a very good excellent… Read more
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A TASTE FOR VIOLENCE

by Brett Halliday

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Astro Trader Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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[DAVIS DRESSER]. A TASTE FOR VIOLENCE: MICHAEL SHAYNE MYSTERY. Dell Publishing, New York, (1949) 1950. First Edition, Second printing. First Edition Thus. Dell Mapback #458. Condition: Very Good. Appears unread, classic iconic "Dell Keyhole" logo endpapers, mild rubbing to spine edges, number "13" stamp on front cover / intro page with book store stamp on title page, creases to covers,… Read more
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THE DRAGON'S TEETH

by Ellery Queen

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Astro Trader Books
Published
1947
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$27.95

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[FREDERIC DANNAY, MANFRED BENNINGTON LEE]. THE DRAGON'S TEETH. Pocket Books, New York, 1947. First Edition, First printing. True first edition PB #459. Condition: Near Fine. Appears unread, some wrinkling to cover from the original publisher's Perma-gloss lamination, pages are slightly age toned typical vintage paperbacks of this age, pages are clean, unmarked and binding tight. Ellery Queen is the pseudonym… Read more
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TIME ENOUGH TO DIE

by Peter Rabe

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Astro Trader Books
Published
1959
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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[PETER RABINOWITSCH]. TIME ENOUGH TO DIE. Gold Medal / Fawcett, Greenwich, Conn., 1959. First Edition, First printing. True first edition Gold Medal #939 with the original 25 cent price on the cover. Condition: Near Fine. Appears unread, mild edge wear, pages are clean, bright, unmarked and binding tight. A about fine copy. Features protagonist Daniel Port, this novel is sixth… Read more
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LYING IN WAIT

by J.A. Jance

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Astro Trader Books
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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[JUDITH ANN JANCE]. LYING IN WAIT: A J.P. BEAUMONT MYSTERY. William Morrow & Co., New York, 1994. First Edition, First printing. Condition: Near Fine. Appears unread, pages are clean, bright, unmarked and binding tight. Dust jacket is unclipped with the original $17.95 price on the inner flap, a few soiling specks, creases to extremities to covers. This is the 12th… Read more
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FAILURE TO APPEAR

by J.A. Jance

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Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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[JUDITH ANN JANCE]. FAILURE TO APPEAR: A J.P. BEAUMONT MYSTERY. William Morrow & Co., New York, 1993. First Edition, First printing. Condition: Near Fine. Appears unread, pages are clean, bright, unmarked and binding tight. Dust jacket is unclipped with the original $20.00 price on the inner flap, some trivial minor soiling/scuffs to covers. This is the 11th J.P. Beaumont… Read more
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WITHOUT DUE PROCESS

by J.A. Jance

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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[J.A. JANCE]. WITHOUT DUE PROCESS: A J.P. BEAUMONT MYSTERY. William Morrow & Co., New York, 1992. First Edition, First printing. Condition: Near Fine. Appears unread, pages are clean, bright, unmarked and binding tight. Dust jacket is unclipped with the original $20.00 price on the inner flap, some trivial minor soiling to covers. This is the 10th J.P. Beaumont… Read more
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THE SENTRY

by Robert Crais

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Astro Trader Books
Published
2011
Condition
Fine
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First Edition
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[ROBERT CRAIS]. THE SENTRY. G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 2011. First Edition, First printing. Condition: Fine. True first edition with full number line. Appears unread, pages are clean, bright and binding tight. Dust jacket is unclipped and about fine. Signed, dated and inscribed on the title page by author Robert Crais.This is the 14th novel in the Elvis Cole /… Read more
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ECHO PARK

by Michael Connelly

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Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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[MICHAEL CONNELLY]. SIGNED & INSCRIBED. ECHO PARK. Little Brown & Company, New York, 2006. First U.S. Edition, First printing. True First Edition with full number line. Book Condition: Fine. Appears unread, in publisher's original one-quarter black cloth over blue-green boards, titles stamped in silver on spine, pages are clean, bright and binding tight. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Jacket… Read more
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THE LINCOLN LAWYER

by Michael Connelly

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Published
2005
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Fine
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First Edition
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[MICHAEL CONNELLY]. SIGNED & INSCRIBED. THE LINCOLN LAWYER. Little Brown & Company, New York, 2005. First Edition, First printing. True First Edition with full number line. Book Condition: Fine. Appears unread, in publishers original green cloth over blue boards, titles in gilt on spine, pages are clean, bright and binding tight. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Jacket is unclipped with… Read more
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A DARKNESS MORE THAN NIGHT.

by Michael Connelly

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Published
2001
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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[MICHAEL CONNELLY]. A DARKNESS MORE THAN NIGHT. Little, Brown and Company, New York, 2001. First Edition, First printing. True first edition with full number line. Appears unread, one quarter black over blue boards, titles stamped in silver on spine, minor soiling to lower ffep, slightly spine cocked, else pages are clean, bright and binding tight. Dust jacket is not… Read more
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THE DARK ROOM

by Minette Walters

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Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
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[MINETTE WALTERS]. THE DARK ROOM. Macmillian, London, 1995. First Edition, Second printing. Condition: Near Fine. Appears unread, in publishers original blue cloth, titles on spine in gilt, blue endpapers, pages are clean, bright and binding tight. Dust jacket is not price clipped with minor shelf wear and micro-creases to extremities. A about pristine copy. Signed on the title page… Read more
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THE BURNED MAN

by Kendell Foster Crossen (Christopher Monig)

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Astro Trader Books
Published
1956
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$750.00

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[KENDELL FOSTER CROSSEN]. (CHRISTOPHER MONIG) PSEUDONYM. THE BURNED MAN. E.P. Dutton, New York, 1956. First Edition, First printing. Book Condition: Fine. Appears unread, in publisher's original brown cloth boards, minor foxing to top edge of text block, light offset from pastedown on first endpaper page typical of books of this age, pages are clean, bright and binding tight. Dust Jacket… Read more
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THE TORTURED PATH

by Kendell Foster Crossen

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Published
1957
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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[KENDELL FOSTER CROSSEN]. THE TORTURED PATH. E.P. Dutton, New York, 1957. First Edition, First printing. Book Condition: Fine. Appears unread, in publisher's original green cloth boards, minor foxing to top edge of text block, light offset from pastedown on first endpaper page typical of books of this age, pages are clean, bright and binding tight. Dust Jacket Condition: VG. Unclipped… Read more
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A HEARSE OF ANOTHER COLOR

by Kendell Foster Crossen (M.E. Chaber)

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Published
1958
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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[KENDELL FOSTER CROSSEN]. ( M.E. CHABER PSEUDONYM). A HEARSE OF ANOTHER COLOR. Rinehart & Company Inc, New York, 1958. First Edition, First printing. Book Condition: Fine. Appears unread, in publisher's original black cloth boards, slightly age tanned pages typical of books of this age from this publisher, pages are clean and binding tight. Dust Jacket Condition: VG+. Unclipped with… Read more
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SILVER DOLL

by Blair Treynor

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Published
1954
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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[SELINA ABRAHAM TREYNOR]. BLAIR TREYNOR (PSEUDONYM). SILVER DOLL. Dell Publishing Co., 1954, New York. First Edition. True first edition in paperback form Dell #762 with the original price of 25 cents on the front cover. Appears lightly read, some trivial light soiling, creases to covers, rubbing on spine, micro-chips to extremities typical of pulp fiction paperbacks of this age, pages… Read more
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THE OUTER EDGES (THREAD OF EVIL)

by Charles Jackson

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$124.95

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[CHARLES JACKSON]. THE OUTER EDGES. (THREAD OF EVIL). Signet, New York, 1950. Signet #781. First Edition. Condition: Very Good. Appears unread, rubbing near spine, creases to corner, pages are clean and binding tight. Hand signed by legendary pulp artist James Avati on the front cover. Charles Jackson is the author of the novel "The Lost Weekend" later made into… Read more
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MANHUNT (January 1953, Vol. 1, No. 1)

by Mickey Spillane

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Astro Trader Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$850.00

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[MICKEY SPILLANE]. JOHN MCCLOUD (EDITOR). MANHUNT DETECTIVE STORY MONTHLY. Eagle Publications, New York, January, 1953., Vol. 1, No. 1. First Edition. True first edition with the original 35 cent price on the cover. Condition: Very Good . Appears lightly read, half centimeter closed tear at tail of spine, rubbing to corner edges, scuffs to covers, creases to extremities typical… Read more
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MANHUNT (August, 1956 Vol. 4, No. 8)

by Harlan Ellison

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Astro Trader Books
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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[HARLAN ELLISON]. JOHN MCCLOUD (EDITOR). MANHUNT. Eagle Publications, New York, August, 1956. Vol. 4, No. 8. First Edition. True first edition with the original 35 cent price on the cover. Condition: Very Good +. Appears lightly read, a few creases to extremities, minor indents, dealer inscription on cover typical of vintage pulp magazines, else pages are clean, unmarked and binding… Read more
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THE HANGED MAN

by Walter Satterthwait

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Astro Trader Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$24.95

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[WALTER SATTERTHWAIT]. THE HANGED MAN: A Joshua Croft Mystery. St. Martin's Press, New York, 1993. First Edition, First printing. Condition: Fine / Near Fine. Appears unread, pages are clean, bright, unmarked and binding tight. Dust jacket is near fine to very good + with creases, micro-chips to extremities and a closed one centimeter tear on lower right corner. Set… Read more
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