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NEIGHBOURS

by Houghton, Claude

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1926
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Clean tight copy in brown cloth binding, with some rubbing to board edges. Signed by Claude Houg
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First Edition
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$200.00

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London: Robert Holden & Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Clean tight copy in brown cloth binding, . with some rubbing to board edges. Signed by Claude Houghton on front . endpaper. With the bookplate of actor Jean Hersholt, best known for . portraying the grumpy grandfather opposite Shirley Temple in the film . "Heidi"; signed by Hersholt.. 1926.… Read more
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A HAIR DIVIDES

by Houghton, Claude

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Fresh and clean copy. Inscribed "For the Just Mornings from Claude Houghton London Sep
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First Edition
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$200.00

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London: Thornton Butterworth Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Fresh and clean copy. Inscribed "For . the Just Mornings from Claude Houghton London Sept 1930" on front . endpaper. Very handsome jacket shows some edge wear, mostly at rear panel . where there is also a two-inch closed tear. Protected in mylar. A scarce . early work.. 1930.… Read more
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COASTAL DISTURBANCE : A Rachel Porter Mystery

by Speart, Jessica

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine; Light reading crease. "To Carol, Great to meet you at PEN Women! Jessica Speart" inscribed on title page.
Edition
Paperback Original; First Printing
ISBN
9780380820627
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$10.00

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New York: Avon. Near Fine; Light reading crease. "To Carol, Great to meet you at PEN . Women! Jessica Speart" inscribed on title page.. 2003. Paperback Original; First Printing. Softcover. 0380820625 . US Fish and Wildlife Service agent Rachel Porter heads for the steamy swamplands of Georgia with the intention of investigating the mysterious deaths of endangered… Read more
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POSITIVE MATCH

by Chiu, Tony

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket; Book Club Edition. Inscribed and dated 12/97 by author on title page. This author has writt
Edition
Book Club Edition
ISBN
9780553102833
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$10.00

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New York: Bantam Books. Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket; Book Club Edition. Inscribed and dated . 12/97 by author on title page. This author has written several novels, . including Bright Shark (with Robert Ballard). Book has light creasing to . spine, slight lean.. 1997. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Chosen to oversee the expansion of a high-profile health-care… Read more
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POST NO BONDS : A Mystery Introducing Grace Stark

by Biederman, Marcia

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Inscribed by author on title page. Staining to edge of front endpaper; light top edge soil.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684189529
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$20.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Inscribed by author on title page. . Staining to edge of front endpaper; light top edge soil. Jacket has light . shelf wear.. 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Grace Stark, a middle-aged New England housewife, takes over her husband's job as a bondsperson, posts bond for a drug… Read more
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THE FOURTH ESTATE MURDERS

by Calandro, Ed

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Light spot of soil on top edge. Jacket has a closed tear and small chip to top edge, tiny t
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First Edition
ISBN
9781884520006
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$20.00

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Shelton: Pierpont Publishing Inc. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Light spot of soil on top edge. Jacket . has a closed tear and small chip to top edge, tiny tear bottom edge.. 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. 1884520006 . 218 pages; Signed by Author .
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THE ART OF PHOTOGRAPHY

by Glubok, Shirley

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Inscribed: "For my friend Dottie Cormody a great librarian, with best wishes, Shirley
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780027366808
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$10.00

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New York: Macmillan. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Inscribed: "For my friend Dottie . Cormody a great librarian, with best wishes, Shirley Glubock May 5, 1985." . Jacket price clipped with small chips to spine head, protected in mylar.. 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. 0027366804 . Surveys photography as a fine art from the 1830's to the present, … Read more
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ASSIGNMENT HOMICIDE : Behind the Headlines

by Toomey, Jeanne

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Inscribed and dated 9-14-99 by Toomey on front endpaper. Jacket has light front flap crease
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780865342712
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$10.00

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Santa FE: Sunstone Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Inscribed and dated 9-14-99 by Toomey . on front endpaper. Jacket has light front flap creases and is protected in . mylar.. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo ; Signed by Author .
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SO LITTLE TIME

by Marquand, J. P.

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1943
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Book has a light bit of wear along the bottom edge. Signed by Marquand on the front endpaper. J
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789997501479
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$50.00

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Boston: Little, Brown & Co. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Book has a light bit of wear along the . bottom edge. Signed by Marquand on the front endpaper. Jacket is price . clipped, with chips, small tears and wrinkles, a spot of wear to the spine . and a missing piece along the bottom spine edge. Protected… Read more
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THE MAKEOVER

by Biederman, Marcia

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1984
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed presentation copy of author's first novel. Jacket protected in mylar.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780897331074
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$20.00

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Chicago: Academy Chicago Pub. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed presentation copy of author's first . novel. Jacket protected in mylar.. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo ; Signed by Author .
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VITAL SIGNS

by Cook, Robin

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1991
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hint of top edge darkening. Jacket protected in mylar. Signed by Cook on the half-title page.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780399135750
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$20.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hint of top edge darkening. Jacket protected in . mylar. Signed by Cook on the half-title page.. 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. 0399135758 . When Marissa Blumenthal, a successful epidemiologist and happily married woman, discovers that she cannot conceive, her obsession with getting pregnant leads her to investigate… Read more
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EVEN THE WICKED : A Matthew Scudder Novel

by Block, Lawrence

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on title page. Magic marker dot on bottom edge. Jacket protected in mylar c
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688141813
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$20.00

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New York: William Morrow. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on title page. Magic . marker dot on bottom edge. Jacket protected in mylar cover.. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. When 'Will of the People, ' a one man vigilante team and the latest New York serial killer whose victims are evildoers, targets Matthew Scudder's … Read more
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SOME DAYS YOU GET THE BEAR

by Block, Lawrence

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1993
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on title page. Appears unread. Jacket protected in mylar cover.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688108205
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$20.00

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New York: William Morrow. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on title page. Appears . unread. Jacket protected in mylar cover.. 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. A collection of stories featuring the author's dark sense of humor introduces a cast of sharply defined characters. ; Signed by Author .
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BUSY BODIES : A Clare Malloy Mystery

by Hess, Joan

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on title page. Remainder stripe bottom edge. Jacket protected in mylar
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525939108
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$20.00

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New York: Dutton. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on title page. . Remainder stripe bottom edge. Jacket protected in mylar.. 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. 0525939105 . The endearing bookseller-turned-sleuth returns in the story of Zeno Gorgias, an outrageous artist who lives next door to Claire's friend, Miss Parchester, and the neighborhood turmoil… Read more
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THE PACT WITH BRUNO

by O'Neal, David

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine; The second Doug Carlson thriller. Book appears unread and has light shelf wear. Signed by the author on the title pa
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780966085112
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$10.00

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San Jose: Pacific Coast Press. Near Fine; The second Doug Carlson thriller. Book appears unread and has . light shelf wear. Signed by the author on the title page.. 1998. First Edition. Softcover. 0966085116 . In the 2nd book of The Dying Game Trilogy, Doug rebuilds his life while working for Bruno Sebastino. He faces questions that could easily… Read more
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HOW TO MURDER YOUR MOTHER-IN-LAW

by Cannell, Dorothy

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Inscribed by Cannell on title page: "To Donna Happy Birthday & many happy returns
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First Edition
ISBN
9780553074932
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$20.00

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New York: Bantam Books. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Inscribed by Cannell on title page: . "To Donna Happy Birthday & many happy returns Dorothy Cannell" Jacket is . price clipped and protected in mylar.. 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. 0553074938 . After her obnoxious mother-in-law moves in permanently, Ellie Haskell falls in with three other local women… Read more
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THE SPRING CLEANING MURDERS : An Ellie Haskell Mystery

by Cannell, Dorothy

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1998
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed by Cannell on front endpaper and also inscribed by her on the title page: "For Donna Happ
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First Edition
ISBN
9780670875719
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$20.00

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New York: Viking. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed by Cannell on front endpaper and also . inscribed by her on the title page: "For Donna Happy 50th! ! ! All best . Wishes Dorothy Cannell May 16, 1998" Jacket is price clipped and is in . mylar cover.. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. 0670875716 . Ellie Haskell embarks on a… Read more
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THE GREEN-EYED HURRICANE

by Hegwood, Martin

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on the title page. Author's second book and MLA Fiction winner. Ja
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First Edition
ISBN
9780312209193
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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. Author's second book and MLA Fiction winner. Jacket with minor shelf . wear.. 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author .
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BLOOD ACCUSATION : The Strange History of the Beiliss Case

by Samuel, Maurice

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine in Good dust jacket; Signed by Samuel on the front endpaper. Jacket has light edge wear, small edge tears, small chip
Edition
Second Printing
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$25.00

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New York: Knopf. Near Fine in Good dust jacket; Signed by Samuel on the front endpaper. . Jacket has light edge wear, small edge tears, small chip at top edge of . back panel, and what appears to be a sticker shadow/pull to back panel; . now protected in mylar.. 1966. Second Printing. Hardcover. The historical basis of "The Fixer"… Read more
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CLOSELY AKIN TO MURDER : A Claire Malloy Mystery

by Hess, Joan

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Blackbird Bookshop
Published
1996
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket; Appears unread. Signed by Hess on the title page. Jacket protected in mylar.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525939115
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$20.00

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New York: Dutton. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Appears unread. Signed by Hess on the title . page. Jacket protected in mylar.. 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. 0525939113 . At the request of long-lost cousin Ronnie, who as a teenager had been accused of the murder of a Hollywood producer in Acapulco some thirty years ago, Claire Malloy and… Read more
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