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The Wire : The Complete First Season (Season 1, DVD Boxed Set)

by David Simon

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Published
2006
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780783127927
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New York: HBO Home Entertainment, 2010. DVD Boxed Set. Very Good. Five clean and unscratched DVDs in five Fine thin cases all in a Very Good cardboard box showing some wear. Region 1.
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The Ballad of Tom Dooley : A Ballad Novel

by Sharyn McCrumb

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Published
August 2012
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9781250007452
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$14.45

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New York: St. Martin's Griffin / Thomas Dunne, August 2012. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition / full number line. Very Good+. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 311 pages. The Ballad of Tom Dooley is a literary triumph-what began as a fictional re-telling of the historical account of… Read more
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The Diamond Smugglers (Collier, AS554V)

by Ian Fleming; John Blaize (intro); John Collard (intro)

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Published
1964
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Paperback Edition
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$8.65

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New York: Collier Books, 1964. Mass Market Paperback. First Paperback Edition. Collier AS554V. With an introduction by "John Blaize" (John Collard). Good+. Interior pristine. Spine cocked with a single crease. Rubbing and reading wear to covers. Two adhesion scars to front cover. No ownership markings. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 124 pages + 16 pages of… Read more
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I Do Not Come to You by Chance

by Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani

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Published
May 2009
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781401323110
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$18.90

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New York: Hyperion, May 2009. Trade Paperback. First Edition (stated) / full number line. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 402 pages. A deeply moving debut novel set amid the perilous world of Nigerian email scams, I Do Not Come to You by Chance tells the story of one young… Read more
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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

by Alexander McCall Smith

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Published
August 2002
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781400031344
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$56.95

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New York: Anchor Books, August 2002. Trade Paperback. Fine. Slight corner wear at spine ends, otherwise As New. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 235 pages. This first novel in Alexander McCall Smith's widely acclaimed The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series tells the story of the delightfully cunning and enormously engaging Precious Ramotswe, who is drawn… Read more
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The Kalahari Typing School for Men (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, 4)

by Alexander McCall Smith

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Published
April 2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780375422171
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$8.45

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New York: Pantheon, April 2003. Hardcover. First American Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Spine ends lightly bumped, otherwise pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 186 pages. Laid-in Washington Post article about Alexander McCall Smith's No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series. Follow the continuing story of Botswana's… Read more
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All the Old Knives

by Olen Steinhauer

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Published
March 2015
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781250045423
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New York: Minotaur Books, March 2015. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. As New book in an As New jacket. Pristine inside and out. Laid-in book review from Washington Post Book World. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. x+294 pages. Olen Steinhauer's most intimate, most cerebral, and most shocking novel.
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The Broker

by John Grisham

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Published
February 2005
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385510455
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$8.95

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New York: Doubleday, February 2005. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior unmarked. Spine straight and tight. Light dust stains to edges. Light edgewear to jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 357 pages. With fourteen years left on a twenty-year sentence, notorious Washington power broker, Joel Blackman,… Read more
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Notorious Ontario

by Maria Da Silva

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Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781926695228
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$14.95

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Edmonton, Alberta: Quagmire Press, 2013. First Printing (stated) / full number line. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, very tight, and uncreased. Light rubbing to rear cover. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 240 pages.
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Russian Roulette: The Story of an Assassin

by Anthony Horowitz

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Published
October 2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780399254413
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$12.45

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New York: Penguin / Philomel Books, October 2013. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends lightly bumped. Jacket clean and bright with slight edgewear. No tears. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 384 pages.
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The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night, Volumes I - IV (4 vols.)

by Unknown; Powys Mathers (trans.); J.C. Mardrus (trans.)

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Published
1972
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$280.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1972. Hardcover. Complete four volume set. First printing. Blue cloth over boards with clear and strong gilt printing to spine and uniform dark blue tint to top edge. Beige paper jackets with red and black printing. Fine books in Fine jackets. Outstanding condition for fifty year-old books. Bindings strong. Clean, unmarked pages. No prior ownership… Read more
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Leave Well Enough Alone

by Rosemary Wells

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Published
June 2002
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780142301494
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$5.95

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New York: Puffin Books, June 2002. Mass Market Paperback. Second printing. Near Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean with light shelfwear. Not from a library. 218 pages. Working as a mother's helper to a wealthy family that's surrounded by lavish houses and beautiful swimming pools is about as far from her working-class neighborhood in New… Read more
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Baby Teeth: A Novel

by Zoje Stage

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Published
July 2019
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9781250170767
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$7.95

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New York: St. Martin's Griffin, July 2019. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition, second printing. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 304 pages. MEET HANNA: Seven-year-old Hanna is a sweet-but-silent angel in the eyes of her adoring father Alex. He's the only person who understands her. But her… Read more
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The Hunger

by Alma Katsu

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Published
March 2019
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New
ISBN
9780735212534
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, March 2019. Trade Paperback. New. Not a remainder. Not damaged. 386 pages with discussion guide. A reimagining of the Donner Party with a supernatural twist. Evil is invisible, and it is everywhere. That is the only way to explain the series of misfortunes that have plagued the wagon train known as the Donner Party.… Read more
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The Alchemyst (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel, 1)

by Michael Scott

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Published
June 2008
Condition
New
ISBN
9780385736008
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$9.60

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New York: Ember, June 2008. Trade Paperback. New. Not a remainder. Not damaged. 375 pages.
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Waiting for Sunrise: A Novel

by William Boyd

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Published
April 2012
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780061876769
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New York: Harper, April 2012. Hardcover. First U.S. Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends slightly bumped. Jacket clean and bright with light corner wear. 353 pages.
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June: A Novel

by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore

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Published
May 2016
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780553447682
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$7.95

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New York: Crown, May 2016. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends bumped. Jacket clean and bright with light wear at spine ends. No tears or creases. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 386 pages. A novel of suspense and… Read more
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Unnatural Causes (Adam Dalgliesh, 3)

by P. D. James

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Published
October 1987
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780446312196
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$11.95

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New York: Warner, October 1987. Mass Market Paperback. 12th printing. Very Good. Interior unmarked, but lightly tanned. Spine creased. Reading wear to covers. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 256 pages. Hoping for a peaceful vacation in Suffolk, Adam Dalgliesh encounters instead the mystery of a famous crime writer's body found handless and floating in a local vicar's… Read more
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The Man Who Went Up in Smoke: A Martin Beck Mystery

by Maj Sjöwall

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Published
October 2008
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780307390486
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$11.25

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New York: Vintage Crime / Black Lizard, October 2008. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 208 pages. Inspector Martin Beck of the Stockholm Homicide Squad has his summer vacation abruptly terminated when the top brass at the foreign office pack him off to… Read more
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The Deadly Dowager (Valancourt 20th Century Classics)

by Edwin Greenwood

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Published
May 2016
Condition
Good+
ISBN
9781943910380
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Richmond, Virginia: Valancourt Books, May 2016. Trade Paperback. Good+. Ex-library. Text unmarked. Spine lightly creased. x+233 pages. When the Dowager Arabella, Lady Engleton announces to her relatives her jolly scheme to restore the family's fortunes by insuring their lives in favor of her grandson and heir, the young Lord Henry, they laugh at her and think her mad. But they… Read more
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