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The Secret of Bucky Moran

by Margaret Leighton

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Published
September 1952
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: Ariel Books, September 1952. Hardcover. First Edition (stated). Very Good book in a Good jacket. Unmarked. Spine straight and tight. Spine ends and lower corners bumped. Jacket frayed, chipped, scratched and price clipped with several tears to top and bottom edges. Spine faded. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 216 pages. B&W illustrations.
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The Sunday Philosophy Club

by Alexander McCall Smith

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Published
September 2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780375422980
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$9.45

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New York: Pantheon, September 2004. Hardcover. First American Edition (stated) / full number line. The first book in the Sunday Philosophy Club series. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Slight edgewear, otherwise As New inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 247 pages. Nothing captures the charm of Edinburgh like Isabel Dalhousie, editor of the… Read more
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Callander Square (Charlotte and Thomas Pitt, 2)

by Anne Perry

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Published
May 2009
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780345513953
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$16.95

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New York: Ballantine Books, May 2009. Trade Paperback. Fine. Slight shelfwear, otherwise pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 263 pages.
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The Fifth Witness (Lincoln Laywer, 4)

by Michael Connelly

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Published
October 2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9781455510313
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$7.95

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New York & Boston: Grand Central Publishing, October 2011. Trade Paperback. First Trade Edition / full number line. Fine. Unmarked. A few dog-eared pages. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 439 pages. Mickey Haller has fallen on tough times. He expands his business into foreclosure defense, only… Read more
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Chiefs

by Stuart Woods

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Published
Jluy 2005
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780451215802
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$11.45

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, July 2005. Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine. Slight edgewear. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 578 pages. A classic American mystery saga about three generations of lawmen tangled in a web of passion, secrets, destiny, and murder in their small… Read more
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The Lincoln Lawyer (Lincoln Lawyer, 1)

by Michael Connelly

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Published
July 2006
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First U.S. Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780446616454
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$8.95

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New York: Warner, July 2006. Mass Market Paperback. First United States Paperback Edition / full number line. Very Good. Interior pristine. Spine creased and curved. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 516 pages. Mickey Haller is a Lincoln Lawyer, a criminal defense attorney who operates out of the backseat of his Lincoln… Read more
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All Cry Chaos (Henri Poincare Mystery, 1)

by Leonard Rosen

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Published
2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781579622220
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$9.95

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Sag Harbor, New York: Permanent Press, September 2011. Hardcover. First Edition / no additional printings listed. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Corners and spine ends slightly bumped. Jacket clean and bright with slight edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 332 pages.
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Red Gold

by Alan Furst

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Published
April 1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002255431
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$114.00 $79.80
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London: HarperCollins, April 1999. Hardcover. First UK Edition / full number line. Flat signed by author on title page. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Interior lightly tanned but unmarked other than autograph. Spine straight and tight. Several small indentations on DW and front board. Jacket in mylar protector; clean and bright with quarter-inch scratch at bottom of… Read more
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Ursula, Under

by Ingrid Hill

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Published
June 2005
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780143035459
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$15.95

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New York: Penguin, June 2005. Trade Paperback. First paperback printing / full number line. Near Fine. Interior lightly tanned, but unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Light corner wear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 476 pages + readers guide. In Michigan's Upper Peninsula, a dangerous rescue effort draws the ears and… Read more
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Disco For The Departed (Dr. Siri Paiboun Mystery, 3)

by Colin Cotterill

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Published
August 2007
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781569474648
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New York: Soho, August 2007. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Text unmarked. Spine straight and tight with slight crease to lower half. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. Very light reading wear to edges and corners. 248 pages. Dr Siri Paiboun, reluctant national coroner of the People's Democratic Republic of Laos, is summoned to a remote location in… Read more
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Jane, Unlimited

by Kristin Cashore

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Published
September 2017
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780803741492
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New York: Penguin Random House / Kathy Dawson Books, September 2017. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Fine book in a Very Good Jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Quarter inch tear to clean and bright jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 453 pages.
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Harvest Home

by Thomas Tryon

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Published
July 1974
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Very Good
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New York: Fawcett. July 1974. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Spine curved and creased. Tear to front cover and spine tail. Not from a library. 415 pages. Ned Constantine, his wife Beth, and their daughter Kate relocate from New York City to an isolated Connecticut village, Cornwall Coombe, where the villagers adhere to "the old ways", eschewing modern… Read more
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The Bible Salesman: A Novel

by Clyde Edgerton

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Published
September 2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780316117579
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$13.95

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New York: Little, Brown and Company / Back Bay Books, September 2009. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition / full number line. Fine. Not from a library. Black remainder dot to top edge. Not clipped. 241 pages + 14 pages readers guide. In post-war North Carolina, a member of a car-theft ring picks up an innocent nineteen-year-old Bible salesman and… Read more
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Kill the Benefactor : A Blue Ridge Mountain Mystery Novel

by Mart Baldwin

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Published
May 2000
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781892323132
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$16.45

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Poughkeepsie, New York: Vivisphere, May 2000. Trade Paperback. Inscribed to Merrily by author on title pages. Near Fine. Interior pristine other than autograph. Spine straight and tight with a faint crease to upper half. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 312 pages. Police chief James Hackett is Sherlock Holmes reincarnated in Mayberry.
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The Good Lie: A Novel

by Tom Rosenstiel

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Published
2019
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780062475398
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New York: HarperCollins / Ecco. 2019. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, tail bumped. Jacket clean and bright with slight edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 368 pages.
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The Missing American (An Emma Djan Investigation)

by Kwei Quartey

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Published
January 2020
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781641290708
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New York: Soho Crime, January 2020. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. As New book in an As New jacket. Not from a library. Pristine inside and out. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 419 pages.
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The Cask (Dover Mystery Classics)

by Freeman Wills Crofts

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Published
2019
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780486834412
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$11.25

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Mineola, New York: Dover Publications, 2019. Trade Paperback. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not damaged. 281 pages. One of the classics of modern crime fiction, first published in 1920. While London dockworkers are struggling to unload a shipment of French wine, one of the heavy casks falls, shatters and reveals its… Read more
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What Happened at Midnight (Hardy Boys Mystery Stories, 10)

by Franklin W. Dixon, Leslie McFarlane, Edna Stratemeyer

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Published
1931
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Good
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1931. Hardcover. 1950s printing. Tan tweed boards with brown lettering. Orange Gretta endpapers. Black topstain. Frontis. Four pages of ads at rear. Good book missing jacket. Spine straight, hinges cracked. Covers clean. Text block unmarked. Old price mark to front pastedown. A small patch of crayon coloring to an advertisement after the text. Not from… Read more
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False Flag

by John Altman

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Published
May 2017
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781504797726
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Ashland, Oregon: Blackstone Publishing, May 2017. Hardcover. May 16, 2017. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Near Fine book in a Fine jacket. Single greasy fingerprint to foredge, otherwise As New. 320 pages.
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All the Old Knives

by Olen Steinhauer

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Published
March 2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781250045423
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New York: Minotaur Books, March 2015. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends lightly bumped. Jacket clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. Giftable. x+294 pages. Olen Steinhauer's most intimate, most cerebral, and most shocking novel.
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