Mystery And Crime Fiction from Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB

cover of Gilt-Edged Bonds; Casino Royale. From Russia, with Love. Doctor No (Main character: James Bond.)

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New York: MacMillan 1961, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 176, 253, 256pp. Very good in good to very good dust jacket. The dust jacket is price-clipped and edgeworn, there is a Book-of-the-month club blindstamp on the back cover. Main character: Bond, James. (Mystery).
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cover of The Complete Sherlock Holmes

The Complete Sherlock Holmes

by Doyle, Arthur Conan (Illustrations by Sidney Paget.)

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9781904633952
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$68.25

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London: Collector's Library Editions 978 1 904633 95 2 [978 1 904633 95 2] 2005. (4to) 711pp. Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. All edges gilt, marbled endpapers, ribbon book mark, illustrations. The covers are lightly edgeworn, 2 small spots on pp. 46-47 and a… Read more
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cover of You Only Live Twice (Main character: James Bond.)

You Only Live Twice (Main character: James Bond.)

by Fleming, Ian (Main character: Bond, James.)

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New York: New American Library 1964, book club edition. (Hardcover) 240pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Main character: Bond, James. (Mystery Fiction).
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cover of The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

by le Carre, John

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$31.50

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New York: Coward-McCann 1963, book club edition. (Hardcover) 256pp. Very good in good to very good dust jacket. Top edge stained orange. The spine is slightly cocked, the dust jacket is chipped at the bottom of the spine and edgeworn, and there is a previous owner's stamp on the front endpaper. Nominated for: Edgar for… Read more
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cover of A Corpse in the Koryo

A Corpse in the Koryo

by Church, James

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9780312352080
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New York: Thomas Dunne Books [0-312-35208-5] 2006, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 280pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Locale: North Korea. (Mystery Fiction).
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cover of Flight into Fear

Flight into Fear

by Kyle, Duncan

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9780002219426
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$26.25

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London: Collins [0-00-221942-5] 1972, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 256pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. (Mystery).
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cover of The Labors of Hercules; New Adventures in Crime by Hercule Poirot (Main character: Hercule Poirot; Publisher series: Red Badge Detective.)

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Toronto: Collins 1947, 1st Canadian Edition. (Hardcover) 264pp. Very good plus, no dust jacket. Mauve cloth. Top edge stained grey. Publisher series: Red Badge Detective. Main character: Poirot, Hercule. (Mysteries).
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$105.00
cover of Smokescreen

Smokescreen

by Francis, Dick

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$78.75

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New York: Harper & Row 1972, 1st U.S. Edition. (Hardcover) 213pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. A previous owner's name on the half-title page, lightly cocked, and the dust jacket has light edgewear. (Mystery).
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cover of The Rynox Mystery; An Exercise in Crime (Series: Collins Crime Club.)

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London: Collins Crime Club 978-0-00-824899-4 [978-0-00-824899-4] 2017. (Hardcover) 198pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Black with gilt lettering and decorations to the cover and spine. " 'Rynox' is at that point where one injudicious move, one failure of judgement, one coincidental piece of bad luck will wreck it. So why would anyone send more… Read more
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cover of Don't Look Now; And Other Stories

Don't Look Now; And Other Stories

by Du Maurier, Daphne (Illustrations by Helen Smithson.)

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$94.50

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London: Folio Society 2007. (Hardcover in slipcase) 331pp. Fine, no dust jacket. Black covers illustrated with orange and white in a fine black slipcase. Color illustrated frontispiece, color illustrations. "Apparently Daphne du Maurier hated Alfred Hitchcock's adaptation of her story, 'The Birds'. She was baffled as to why the great director had distorted it… Read more
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cover of The Middle Temple Murder; A Story of Crime

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London: Collins Crime Club 978-0-00-828304-9 [978-0-00-828304-9] 2019. (Hardcover) 268pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. The dust jacket has a tiny closed tear at the top of the front panel. "An unidentified elderly gentleman is found bludgeoned to death in London's Middle Temple, that enclave of justice between Fleet Street and the Thames.… Read more
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cover of The Mystery at Stowe; A Story of Crime (Series: Detective Story Club.)

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London: Collins Crime Club 978-0-00-813748-9 [978-0-00-813748-9] 2016. (Hardcover) 224pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Black cloth with gilt lettering and decorations. "When a guest at Stowe House is found dead, killed by a lethal dart, suspicion naturally falls on the resident collector of poisoned weapons from tribes in South America. With the entire… Read more
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cover of Cover Her Face

Cover Her Face

by James, P.D. (Illustrations by Jonathan Burton.)

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London: Folio Society 2008. (Hardcover in slipcase) 216pp. Fine, no dust jacket. Red illustrated cloth in near fine dark blue slipcase. Color frontispiece and illustrations. The slipcase is lightly bumped. "Exactly three months before the killing at Martingale MRS Maxie gave a dinner-party. Years later, when the trial was a half-forgotten scandal and the… Read more
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cover of The Woman in the Case

The Woman in the Case

by Lustgarten, Edgar

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$23.63

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London: Andre Deutsch 1955, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 218pp. Very good, no dust jacket. The spine is lightly cocked and worn and the covers are a bit splayed and soiled. "Here are four contrasting murder cases linked by one common feature. In each the essential element - the element without which there would have been… Read more
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cover of A Treasury of Modern Mysteries

A Treasury of Modern Mysteries

by Doubleday & Company

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$49.88

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Garden City: Doubleday & Company 1973, book club edition. (Hardcover set) 463, 536pp. Very good in very good dust jackets. The spines are lightly edgeworn and the dust jackets are lightly rubbed and soiled. "Mysteries can be ingenious, provocative and, most of all, sheer fun to read. This superb collection of novels, novellas and… Read more
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cover of Rebecca

Rebecca

by Du Maurier, Daphne (Illustrations by Emma Chichester Clark.)

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$60.38

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London: Folio Society 1999. (Hardcover in slipcase) 430pp. Near fine, no dust jacket. Illustrated blue and brown covers in a near fine brown slipcase. Illustrations. The bottom of the slipcase is lightly scuffed. "Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again. It seemed to me I stood by the iron gate leading to… Read more
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cover of I Saw Him Die

I Saw Him Die

by Drummond, June

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9780575026841
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London: Victor Gollancz [0-575-02684-7] 1979. (Hardcover) 160pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. There is a spot on the front cover and the dust jacket is price-clipped. "June Drummond boldly plays an ace as her first card; on page one of her new detective thriller Anton Loder, head of the South African business… Read more
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cover of The Feathered Serpent

The Feathered Serpent

by Wallace, Edgar

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$42.00

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London: Hodder and Stoughton [circa 1932 (dated from owner inscription)]. (Hardcover) 312pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Publisher's device on title page and 38 titles listed on back of half-title page. The top edge is lightly spotted, there are two one-inch chips to the dust jacket, and there is a previous owner's inscription… Read more
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Covent Garden: Victor Gollancz Ltd 1959, 17th impression. (Hardcover) Near fine in very good plus dust jacket. 619pp. The dust jacket is lightly soiled along the spine with minor edgewear and two small closed tears to the front panel. Second volume of a 2-volume set. Vol. 2 Mystery and Horror Great Short Stories of… Read more
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cover of The Wind in His Fists

The Wind in His Fists

by Murphy, Ken

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9780701112806
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London: Chatto & Windus [0-7011-1280-8] 1969, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 283pp. Near fine in very good plus dust jacket. There is a previous owner's name and address written in black marker on the inner front board concealed by the dust jacket flap. (Mystery, Mystery Fiction).
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