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THE HORSE YOU CAME IN ON : A Richard Jury Novel

by Grimes, Martha

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Inscribed by the author on half-title page. Spot of soil front endpaper, foxing top edge.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679425236
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$20.00

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New York: Knopf. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Inscribed by the author on half-title . page. Spot of soil front endpaper, foxing top edge.. 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. Mourning the death of his lover, Scotland yard Superintendent Richard Jury throws himself into a new case involving three seemingly unrelated murders and a literary forgery in Baltimore,… Read more
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BREAKDOWN : A Nameless Detective Mystery

by Pronzini, Bill

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket with edge wear and tears.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385298964
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$10.00

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New York: Delacorte Press. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket with edge wear and tears.. 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. For twenty years, Frank Hanauer and Thomas Lujack had been in business. Until one dark night outside the factory they own, a Cadillac Seville runs down and kills Hanauer. Witnesses swear the driver was Lujack, but he… Read more
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NAKED CAME THE MANATEE

by Hiaasen, Carl

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1996
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket; An unread copy in lightly rubbed jacket.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780399141928
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$10.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Fine in Fine dust jacket; An unread copy in lightly rubbed jacket.. 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. A mystery written round-robin style by Florida writers Barry, Hall, Buchanan, Standiford, Levine, Antoni, Due, Dufresne, Hendricks, Hospital, Mayerson, and tied up in a neat package by Carl Hiaasen .
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THE PLAYERS COME AGAIN

by Cross, Amanda

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Has been gently read.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394587851
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$10.00

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New York: Random House. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Has been gently read.. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Researching a biography of the wife of a controversial novelist, Kate Fansler begins to suspect her subject's childhood friends of hiding a murderous secret about their lives together. .
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TUTT AND MR. TUTT

by Train, Arthur

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1922
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone. Straight and tight with darkening to spine title and fading to spine; sta
Edition
Later Printing
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$10.00

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New York: Charles Scribner Son's. Good with no dust jacket; Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone. Straight and tight . with darkening to spine title and fading to spine; stains to edges.. 1922. Later Printing. Hardcover.
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THE ADVENTURES OF EPHRAIM TUTT

by Train, Arthur

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1930
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Servicable copy with bumped front corner, spotting to spine, abrasion back pastedown due to card pock
Edition
Later Printing
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$10.00

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New York: Charles Scribner Son's. Good with no dust jacket; Servicable copy with bumped front corner, . spotting to spine, abrasion back pastedown due to card pocket removal. . Front pastedown has library stamp and notation of donation by J. P. Morgan.. 1930. Later Printing. Hardcover. Ex-Lib .
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MR. TUTT AT HIS BEST

by Train, Arthur

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1961
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Strong copy with frayed tear to back gutter, rubbing to boards, and water spot top edge.
Edition
First Edition
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$10.00

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New York: Charles Scribner Son's. Good with no dust jacket; Strong copy with frayed tear to back gutter, . rubbing to boards, and water spot top edge.. 1961. First Edition. Hardcover.
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THE TALKING PICTURES MURDER CASE

by Baxt, George

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Book has slight lean. Jacket with minor edge wear and protected in mylar cover.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312050436
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$10.00

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New York: St. Martin's. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Book has slight lean. Jacket with . minor edge wear and protected in mylar cover.. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. 0312050437 . The advent of talking pictures causes chaos in Hollywood, and revenge is in the air as Alexander Roland of Diamond Films confronts tyrannical Marie Darling, mother… Read more
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MURDER ON THE RUN : Tales of Mystery and Suspense

by Adams Round Table

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1998
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket; Book is straight and tight in jacket with light top edge wrinkling.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780425161463
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$10.00

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New York: Berkley. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Book is straight and tight in jacket with light . top edge wrinkling.. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. 0425161463 . The members of The Adams Round Table present an exciting collection of crime stories from such renowned writers as Mary Higgins Clark, Lawrence Block, Warren Murphy, Justin Scott, Peter Straub, and… Read more
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IGNITION

by Anderson, Kevin J. ; Beason, Doug

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1997
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Book is straight and tight in jacket with light top edge wrinkling and back panel rubbing.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312862701
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$10.00

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New York: Forge. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Book is straight and tight in jacket with . light top edge wrinkling and back panel rubbing.. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. 0312862709 . As American and Russian astronauts take their positions aboard the shuttle Atlantis, terrorists seize the Kennedy Space Center and threaten to blow up the shuttle if… Read more
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THE DOUBLE RUN

by Ashford, Jeffrey

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Review copy of the First US edition, preceded by the UK edition [Hubin], with publisher'
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780802752888
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$10.00

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New York: Walker & Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Review copy of the First US edition, . preceded by the UK edition [Hubin], with publisher's documentation laid . in. Book is straight and tight with soiling to one of the back endpapers . which have bottom corner crease. Jacket with light corner wear and small . tear… Read more
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MY DEAD BROTHER

by Anderson, Rex

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on the title page. Slight browning to edges.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312038984
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$20.00

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New York: St. Martin's. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on the title . page. Slight browning to edges.. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. 0312038984 . Houston's Lieutenant Gould turns up new evidence about the murder of the thoroughly rotten Gene Morris, a crime for which his partner went to jail and everybody has… Read more
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BLAST FROM THE PAST

by Friedman, Kinky

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Book has slight lean.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684803791
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$10.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Book has slight lean.. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. 0684803798 . Kinky Friedman has searched his failing memory and has come up with a novel about his early days in New York City and how Kinky Friedman, the down and out star-crossed country music performer, became Kinky… Read more
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DEATH DROP

by Gill, B. M.

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 1981 Edgar Award nominee for Best Mystery Novel. Slight wrinkling to jacket. Slight lean.
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780684164649
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$10.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 1981 Edgar Award nominee for Best . Mystery Novel. Slight wrinkling to jacket. Slight lean.. 1979. First American Edition. Hardcover. Investigating the death of his young son during a school field trip, John Fleming realizes that something is amiss at the school but remains undecided whether… Read more
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DEATH IS NOW MY NEIGHBOR : An Inspector Morse Novel

by Dexter, Colin

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine; Uncorrected Proof in glossy pictorial covers. Minor wear to back cover; tiny dents on front cover.
Edition
Advance Reader's Copy
ISBN
9780517707869
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Crown. Near Fine; Uncorrected Proof in glossy pictorial covers. Minor wear to . back cover; tiny dents on front cover.. 1997. Advance Reader's Copy. Softcover. 0517707861 . With the Master of Lonsdale retiring, two senior dons are furiously vying for his position, a competition that Inspector Morse and Sergeant Lewis soon discover may be linked to… Read more
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SWAN DIVE

by Healy, Jeremiah

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Signed by author on the title page. 1989 Shamus Award nominee for Best P. I. Novel. Slight
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060159214
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$20.00

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New York: Harper & Row. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Signed by author on the title page. . 1989 Shamus Award nominee for Best P. I. Novel. Slight lean to book with . minor wear to jacket.. 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. John Francis Cuddy returns as a hired bodyguard protecting a mother and child in a nasty… Read more
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THE NEBRASKA QUOTIENT

by Reynolds, William J

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Author's debut novel; 1985 Shamus Award nominee for Best First P. I. Novel. Small close
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312562540
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$20.00

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New York: St. Martin's. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Author's debut novel; 1985 Shamus . Award nominee for Best First P. I. Novel. Small closed tear to bottom of . front panel near spine.. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. 0312562543 . Former private investigator turned writer Nebraska finds himself involved with the murder of his ex-partner, a pornography… Read more
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THE BURGLAR WHO STUDIED SPINOZA : A Bernie Rhodenbarr Mystery

by Block, Lawrence

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket; Dutton reprint of the Random House first edition. Book leans; minor edge wrinkling to jacke
Edition
Reprint; First Printing
ISBN
9780525941804
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$10.00

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New York: Dutton. Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket; Dutton reprint of the Random House . first edition. Book leans; minor edge wrinkling to jacket and fading to . spine.. 1997. Reprint; First Printing. Hardcover. Bernie Rhodenbarr and his lesbian companion, Caroline, break into a luxurious New York apartment, learn that another burglar has beaten them to… Read more
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ROAD KILL

by Friedman, Kinky

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1997
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket; Appears unread.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684803784
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$10.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Appears unread.. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. 068480378X . Kinky Friedman undertakes a life-threatening mission to aid his old pal, Willie Nelson, when Nelson becomes involved in a medicine man's death. .
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ARMADILLOS & OLD LACE

by Friedman, Kinky

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Minor corner bumps. Slight bowing of jacket edges.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671869236
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$10.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Minor corner bumps. Slight bowing of . jacket edges.. 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. 067186923X . The hip, witty, cosmically cryptic poet returns to once again ponder the Imponderables and disentangle a mystery or two, and this time he's temporarily forsaken the mean streets of manhattan for… Read more
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