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THE ABOMINABLE

by Simmons, Dan

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Published
2013
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780316198820
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$10.00

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NY, Boston, London: Little, Brown and Co., 2013. 2nd printing. Minor flaws.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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$10.00
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THE FIFTH HEART

by Simmons, Dan

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Books from the Crypt
Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780316198820
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$20.00

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NY, Boston, London: Little, Brown and Co., 2015. 1st printing, Mar. 2015. Sheclock Homes and Henry James team up. Minor flaws.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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$20.00
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THE CLUE

by Wells, Carolyn

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Books from the Crypt
Published
1918
Condition
Good
Edition
Second Edition
Item Price
$45.00

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NY: A. L. Burt, 1918. Dark green cloth with pictorial on front and spine; 341pp + ads. Spots and small stains to cloth; edge scuffs and wear; lean; sellers' label on rear pastedown; Christmas inscripotion dated 1918 on ffep. . Second Edition. Hardcover. Good.
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$45.00
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UNHOLY CRUSADE

by Wheatley, Dennis

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Books from the Crypt
Published
1967
Condition
Good+ to Very Good-
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$7.00

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London: The Book Club, 1967. (1967) Red cloth; 306pps. Lean; creasing; edgewear; foxing; minor spots to cloth.. Hardcover. Good+ to Very Good-/No Jacket.
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$7.00
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COME AND GO

by Coles, Manning [Cyril Henry Coles & Adelaide Manning]

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Books from the Crypt
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$65.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co., 1958. [1st printing.] Turqoise cloth, lettered in gold on spine; 236 pps. Light wear to dj; spine of cloth is sunned; dealer's marks on ffep in pencil.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good+.
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$65.00
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NIGHT AND THE CITY

by Kersh, Gerald

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Published
1946
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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NY: Simon & Schuster, 1946. 4th printing. Scars to dj front panel (see scan); edge tears and small losses to dj; owner's marks inside front cover; something inked out in black marker on ffep; edge and corner wear.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good-.
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$10.00
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TALES OF CHINATOWN

by Rohmer, Sax

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Published
1922
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$50.00

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NY: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1922. [1st printing] 1922. Black cloth, 376pp. Spine sunned; corner wear.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good-/No Jacket.
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$50.00
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THE KA OF GIFFORD HILLARY

by Wheatley, Dennis

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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London: Heron Books, 1972. Red leather, or leathertte; 397pps; illustrated by Peter Whiteman; frontis portrait photo by Mark Gerson. Small creases to several pages with bumps, nicks and minor tears.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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$10.00
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THE BLUE CARBUNCLE

by Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

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Books from the Crypt
Published
1948
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
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$15.00

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NY: The Baker Street Irregulars, Inc., 1948. [1st printing] 1948. Blue cloth lettered on spine in silver; 64pps. Minor handling and aging flaws.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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$15.00
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CLEEK, THE MAN OF THE FORTY FACES

by Hanshew, T. W.

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Published
1913
Condition
Good to Very Good-
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$15.00

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NY: A. L. Burt, 1913. [Reprint] 1940. Burgundy cloth with front cover illustrated paste-on; lettering in white on spine; 305pps + Burt catalog. A litlle lean; edge and corner wear; tanning; rubbing; minor edge stains.. Hardcover. Good to Very Good-.
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$15.00
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FIVE WHO VANISHED

by Worts, George F.

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$150.00

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NY: Mcbride Co., 1945. [1st printing](1945). Red cloth lettered in gold on spine; 343 pp; color frontis. Small scuffs, wet spots and rubs to cloth; corner and edge wear; mild tanning; flaw in rear pastedow has caused dents to last few pages; minor edge tear to half-title. Scarce.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.
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$150.00
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THE VELVET TOUCH (Includes Laid in Separate Pamphlet, "The Gold Buddha Caper")

by Hoch, Edward D.

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Books from the Crypt
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited
ISBN
9781885941411
Item Price
$85.00

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Norfolk, VA: Crippen & Landru, 2000. 1st printing, 2000. Dj art by Carol Heyer. Limited to 250 clothbound copies, of which this is marked #10 and signed by Hoch. "The Gold Buddha Caper" pamphlet is laid in pocket on rear pastedown. Dj shows a little handling wear, bumps and dings.. Signed by Author. Limited. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Limited.
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$85.00
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SON OF GUN IN CHEEK

by Pronzini, Bill

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780892962761
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$10.00

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NY & London: The Mysterious Press, 1987. 1st printing, Sept. 1987. Dj art by Pamela Noftsinger. Dj is in myler and appears very nice but mylar is taped down at upper and lower ends of boards; read mark on bottom end; owner's blindstamp onhalf-title; slight tobacco small.. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/Near Fine.
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Norfolk, VA: Crippen & Landru, 2006. 1st printing, 2006 Dj art by Carol Heyer. Limited to 150 clothbound copies, of which this is marked #145 and signed by Hoch. "The Bad Samaritan" pamphlet is laid in. Dj shows a little handling wear, bumps and dings.. Signed by Author. Limited. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Limited.
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$85.00
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CANCELLED IN RED

by Pentecost, Hugh

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Books from the Crypt
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
Item Price
$35.00

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NY: Dodd, Mead: Red Badge Detective, 1939. [1st printing] 1939. Gray cloth lettered in red on front and spine; 266pps. Corner wear; spine a little sunned; cloth a little grubby; minor tanning.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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MURDER IN THE BOOKSHOP: A Fleming Stone Detective Novel

by Wells, Carolyn

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Published
1936
Condition
Very Good-
Item Price
$45.00

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NY: Grosset & Dunlap, 1936. Black cloth lettered in red on spine with decoration on front; 308pps. Has been wet at upper spine and rear spine corner; a little discoloration to cloth and dj; dj shows wear at all edges with small tears and minor losses.. Hardcover. Very Good-/Good.
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THE DISAPPEARANCE OF KIMBALL WEBB

by Wright, Rowland [Carolyn Wells]

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Published
1920
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$185.00

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NY: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1920. [1st printing] 1920. Red cloth lettered in black on front and spine. A locked door mystery. Light extremity wear to cloth; small losses and tears to dj; owner's label on front pastedow; minor edge stains.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Good+.
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$185.00
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THE GREEN EYES OF BAST

by Rohmer, Sax

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Published
1921
Condition
Good
Item Price
$8.00

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NY: A. L. Burt, 1921. Undated reprint (1921 is likely). Green cloth lettered in black on front and spine; 312pps + ad page. Spine sunned; cloth a bit soiled; heavy wear to rear spine hinge; library staps and dj summary glued to ffep.. Hardcover. Good/Dust Jacket Included. Ex-Library.
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$8.00
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MURDER IN SWITZERLAND; A Clue Club Mystery

by Snell, Edmund

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Books from the Crypt
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$250.00

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NY: Hillman-Curl, Inc., 1938. [1st printing] 1938. Gray cloth lettered in black on front and spine. Extremity wear to cloth; dj shows small losses and tears; tanning.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good to Very Good-.
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$250.00
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THE IRON ANGEL and Other Tales of the Gypsy Sleuth; Includes Pamphet "The Wolfram Hunters"

by Hoch, Edward D.

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Books from the Crypt
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited
ISBN
9781885941909
Item Price
$40.00

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Norfolk, VA: Crippen & Landru, 2003. 1st printing, 2003. Dj art by Carol Heyer. Limited to 260 clothbound copies, of which this is marked #155. and signed by author. Pamphlet laid in. Hard bump to lower foredge corners.. Signed by Author. Limited. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Limited.
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